St. Louis Cardinals defeat Cincinnati Reds, 6-3

CINCINNATI • If Monday's season opener was their demonstration of power, then the Cardinals revealed a more subtle way they can win Wednesday night, by waiting and wearing out an opponent.

To capitalize on Adam Wainwright's seven solid innings, the Cardinals turned an opportunistic spree against Cincinnati's tender bullpen into a 6-3 victory at Great American Ball Park. Two days after bombing the Reds with a franchise-record four home runs on opening day, the Cardinals ...