Sep 15, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina (4) hits a home run against the Seattle Mariners at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Scott Rovak-USA TODAY Sports
St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - Yadier Molina had four hits, including a solo homer, and scored three runs on Sunday and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Seattle Mariners 12-2 to remain tied for the NL Central lead.
The Cardinals took two out of three against the Mariners to keep pace with the Pittsburgh Pirates, who also won Sunday.
Matt Adams hit a two-run homer for St. Louis and Shelby Miller (14-9) threw five innings for the win, giving up two runs -- one earned -- on three hits and two walks.
The Cardinals had 19 hits and secured their sixth home series win in a row, including two against the Pirates. They went 7-2 on a nine-game homestand.
Erasmo Ramirez (5-2) gave up five runs and eight hits for the Mariners, who have dropped six of seven.