Starter Carlos Zambrano allowed one run in seven innings and Jacque Jones went 3-for-4 with four RBIs as the Cubs won their third straight game. Jones capped a seven-run fifth inning with a three-run triple.
Adam Wainwright allowed six runs on seven hits and three walks over 4 1/3 innings in his shortest outing of the season. Albert Pujols connected on his sixth home run for the Cardinals' lone tally on the afternoon.
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