Tuesday May 24th, 2016

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St. Louis Cardinals centerfielder Randal Grichuk hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Chicago Cubs on Monday night.

The hit, a blast to rightfield that gave the Cardinals a 4–3 win, marked Grichuk’s first career walk-off home run. Through 42 games  this season, the 24-year-old is batting .228 with six home runs and 21 RBIs. He is a career .257 hitter with 26 home runs and 76 RBIs.

The Cubs’ loss was the team’s third straight, giving Chicago its first three-game losing streak of the 2016 season.

Watch Grichuk​’s game-winning hit below.

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Gruchuk is in the midst of his third MLB season.

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