Jack Flaherty (11-8) picked up the win in game 162 for the Cardinals on Sunday, tossing seven scoreless innings while allowing two hits and one walk. He struck out six.
Flaherty utterly shut down the Cubs to bring the Cardinals the NL Central title. He finishes the regular season on a roll, posting a 0.97 ERA in September, with 47 strikeouts in 37 innings. Overall, he holds a 2.75 ERA with 231 strikeouts in 196.1 innings.