at St. Louis 3, Houston 1: Matt Holliday hit two home runs and Chris Carpenter (10-3) tossed an eight-hitter. Holliday is hitting .606 and has driven in 10 runs in nine games since being acquired from Oakland on July 24.
Chicago 9, at Florida 8 (10 innings): Derek Lee led off the 10th inning with a home run for the Cubs, who blew a three-run lead in the ninth.
at San Diego 4, Milwaukee 2: Ryan Braun's outfield miscue allowed the go-ahead run to score in the sixth inning.
at New York 9, Arizona 6: Angel Pagan hit a tiebreaking grand slam in the eighth inning and finished with a career-high five runs batted in.
Colorado 6, at Cincinnati 2: Ubaldo Jimenez (8-9) gave up five hits and two runs in eight innings to help send the Reds to their fifth consecutive loss.
at Atlanta 4, Dodgers 3