Cardinals sweep skidding Yankees to win 7th straight

St. Louis Cardinals' Paul DeJong and Tommy Edman (19) celebrate a 12-9 victory over the New York Yankees following a baseball game Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

St. Louis Cardinals’ Paul DeJong (11) is congratulated by teammate Nolan Arenado (28) after hitting a three-run home run during the eighth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Sunday in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS — Nolan Arenado and Paul DeJong both homered and drove in four runs to help the St. Louis Cardinals outlast the New York Yankees 12-9 on Sunday, completing a three-game sweep.