Brad Thompson allowed five runs on eight hits over five-plus innings. (Frank Franklin II/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Right-hander Brad Thompson was touched for five runs over five-plus innings and didn't strike out a batter, and the Cardinals couldn't get anything going with the bats against Mets starter Fernando Nieve as they dropped the third game of the four-game series at Citi Field.
The following are trademarks or service marks of Major League Baseball entities and may be used only with permission of Major League Baseball Properties, Inc. or the relevant Major League Baseball entity: Major League, Major League Baseball, MLB, the silhouetted batter logo, World Series, National League, American League, Division Series, League Championship Series, All-Star Game, and the names, nicknames, logos, uniform designs, color combinations, and slogans designating the Major League Baseball clubs and entities, and their respective mascots, events and exhibitions.