Matt Holliday's three-run home run in the 4 victory by the Cardinals over the Pirates in the game series.

Allen Craig added two hits and scored twice as St. Louis snapped a three-game losing streak.

Edwin Jackson (3-2) went six innings, allowing four runs -- one earned -- on six hits and three walks for the win.

Charlie Morton (9-7) allowed five runs on nine hits and two walks through 4 1/3 innings in Pittsburgh's sixth defeat in nine games.