The St. Louis Cardinals lost 6-1 to the Atlanta Braves last (Tuesday) night at Busch Stadium.
Jon Lester made his Cardinals pitching debut and allowed the first seven batters he faced to reach base, and four runs to score before an out was recorded.
The Cardinals and Braves play game 2 of their 3 game series at Busch tonight.
The Kansas City Royals lost 7-1 to the Chicago White Sox.
The Royals have now lost 4 straight.