Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/9/12
ST. LOUIS -- Adam Wainwright could only watch Wednesday night as the San Francisco Giants put a 15-0 whipping on the St. Louis Cardinals. On Thursday, he made certain it didn't happen again. Wainwright scattered five hits over seven innings and limited the Giants to only one run in pitching the Cardinals to a 3-1 victory less than 18 hours after one of the most-lopsided shutout losses in St. Louis franchise history. The only run Wainwright allowed came in the fifth, when the Giants loaded the bases with one out on singles by Joaquin Arias and pitcher Madison Bumgarner and a walk to Angel Pagan. Marco Scutaro delivered a sacrifice fly to score Arias, but Wainwright then got out of the inning by retiring Melky Cabrera on a pop to short. Wainwright evened his record at 10-10 as he struck out seven and walked three before turning the game over to the bullpen for the final two innings, stranding seven runners on base. He needed a season-high 119 pitches to get through the seven inn...
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