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Cards scoreless in game two against Cubs

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Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Matt Garza pitches to the St Louis Cardinals in the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Matt Garza pitches to the St Louis Cardinals in the first inning of a baseball game on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney
Chicago Cubs's Carlos Pena heads for third base with a triple in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the St Louis Cardinals on Saturday Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney Chicago Cubs's Carlos Pena heads for third base with a triple in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the St Louis Cardinals on Saturday Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney
The St Louis Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay can't get to ball hit by the Chicago Cubs' Carlos Pena that went for a triple in the fourth inning of a baseball game on Saturday Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney The St Louis Cardinals center fielder Jon Jay can't get to ball hit by the Chicago Cubs' Carlos Pena that went for a triple in the fourth inning of a baseball game on Saturday Aug. 20, 2011 in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Cherney) By Charles Cherney

CHICAGO (AP) -- Matt Garza pitched seven sharp innings, Aramis Ramirez homered and the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Saturday.

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Garza (6-9) scattered five hits, struck out eight and won at Wrigley Field for the first time since June 27.

Sean Marshall, Kerry Wood and Carlos Marmol finished off the shutout. Marmol earned his 29th save in 37 chances.

Ramirez's two-run homer highlighted a three-run burst in the fourth off Edwin Jackson (2-2). Jackson allowed five hits in seven innings after leaving his last start with a right hamstring cramp.

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