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Jhonny Peralta

Lynn's ankle injury mars Cardinals' 6-0 win vs. Giants

SAN FRANCISCO Whatever runs the Cardinals produced afterward and the key runs they had before were less significant than what they saw near the mound in the eighth inning Saturday at AT&T Park. There on his back was starter Lance Lynn, in clear pain. Lynn rolled his right ankle and only that kept him from likely finishing a shutout of the San Francisco Giants. Lynn had pitched seven scoreless innings and at one point faced the minimum through 13 consecutive batters. He carried the Cardinals into the eighth inning and had allowed only two Giants to reach second base safely. That was enough to propel the Cardinals toward a 6-0 victory that evened the three-game series. But his injury was of...

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