Cards, Lynn attempt to halt Rays' winning streak

Lance Lynn is 11-6 with a 3.13 ERA this season.
St. Louis, MO ( - Lance Lynn aims to join the 12-win club on Wednesday evening when the St. Louis Cardinals attempt to halt the Tampa Bay Rays' longest winning streak of the season in the finale of a two-game set. Lynn has won three straight starts to get to 11-6 with a 3.13 earned run average on the year. Tampa Bay will try to extend its winning streak tonight behind Alex Cobb, who also has won three consecutive decisions, a streak he extended with Friday's 6-2 decision over Minnesota. The Cardinals split a two-game set with the hosting Rays in June and are taking on Tampa Bay in St. Louis for the first time since 2008.  Full Story

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