Beltran's late homer lifts Cardinals over Phillies

Thursday, April 18, 2013 | 10:34 p.m. CDT; updated 10:44 p.m. CDT, Thursday, April 18, 2013

PHILADELPHIA — Carlos Beltran hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth, Adam Wainwright pitched seven solid innings and the St. Louis Cardinals escaped a ninth-inning jam for a 4-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.