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   Jhonny Peralta ended the St. Louis Cardinals' 366 at-bat homerless drought with a pair of long balls and four RBIs in a 7-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates yesterday.

   Adam Wainwright became the majors' first five-game winner. Edinson Volquez gave up six runs in 5 2-3 innings for Pittsburgh.