St. Louis Cardinals Stat of the Day: May 2021
MLB.com keeps track of a stat of the day for the Cardinals this season, highlighting a unique, interesting, or fun nugget from each game.
May 1st: Cardinals 12, Pirates 5 – Flaherty’s Run Support Stock continues to rise
Jack Flaherty is a run support magnet. After 12 runs against the Pirates, the Cardinals have now scored at least five runs in each of Flaherty’s six starts (most of all pitchers this season).
In total, St. Louis has scored 61 runs in the games started by Flaherty. Of those 61, 49 were scored while Flaherty was still the record pitcher – also the highest pitcher ever in the majors this year.