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(KSDK Sports) -- Adron Chambers singled home the winning run in the 14th inning as the St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Pittsburgh Pirates and cut into their NL Central lead with a 4-3 victory on Tuesday night.

Such moments have been coming in rapid succession for Chambers, who has had a chance to play more than his usual September cameo.

On September20th, 2011 the Cardinals' 11-6 rally and rout against the New York Mets, Chambers had a three-run, pinch-hit triple that put the game out of reach.

It was his second pivotal hit in five games, coming after his 11th-inning single delivered the winning run Friday in Philadelphia.