DeJong Grand Slam Helps Cardinals Hold Off Reds 7-5

CINCINNATI (AP) — Paul DeJong hit his first career grand slam, helping Dakota Hudson to his first win of the season as the St. Louis Cardinals held off the Cincinnati Reds 7-5. Hudson finished with a season-high seven strikeouts and no walks. The Cardinals won their second straight after dropping four in a row.  The Reds have lost three of four after winning three straight.

St. Louis Cardinals’ Paul DeJong hits a grand slam in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Cincinnati Reds in Cincinnati, Monday, Aug. 31, 2020. (AP Photo/Aaron Doster)