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Matt Holliday finished 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Sunday's win over the Cubs.

Holliday's blast was the only run either side mustered in the game. He's now got three homers in his last five games and has four since the All-Star break. It was just a matter of time before Holliday's line drives started leaving the park, and now that he's found his home run swing they should continue to come for the next two months.

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Matt Holliday had three hits, including his ninth home run of the season on Friday, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Cubs at Wrigley Field.

Holliday connected on a solo blast off Travis Wood in the fifth inning, knotting the score at 5-5. With the three-hit effort, he's now hitting .269/.374/.414 with the nine homers, 52 RBI and a pair of stolen bases on the season.

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Matt Holliday (head) went 0-for-2 with a walk and two strikeouts in his return to action Sunday night versus the Dodgers.

Holliday was lifted from the Cardinals' win on Saturday after an awkward collision with Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez. He passed a concussion test on Saturday night.

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Matt Holliday returned to action on Sunday July 20.

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Matt Holliday left Saturday's game versus the Dodgers for precautionary reasons.

Holliday collided with Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez at second base in the first inning and was slow to get back to his feet, but he remained in the game for another four frames and passed a concussion test after being pulled. He was 1-for-2 with two RBI and a run scored before departing in the bottom of the fifth. Peter Bourjos replaced him.

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Matt Holliday hit a go-ahead solo homer in the ninth inning to lead the Cardinals to a 7-6 victory over the Brewers on Friday.

It finished off a huge night for Holliday, who reached base in four out of his five plate appearances. He also had a single, two doubles, and a walk. The home run was his first since June 16 and just his sixth on the season. The 34-year-old is currently on pace to hit fewer than 20 home runs for the first time since 2005.

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Matt Holliday is back in the Cardinals' lineup Sunday.

Holliday exited Saturday's game with a bruised knee, but he's fine. The outfielder is batting .266/.374/.381 with just five homers and 40 RBI on the season. Jhonny Peralta is getting the day off for the Cards, as Daniel Descalso is filling in at shortstop.

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Matt Holliday left Saturday's game against the Marlins with a bruised knee.

Cardinals manager Mike Matheny mentioned after the game that the bruising was only minor. There shouldn't be anything to worry about in this case. Holliday has a batting line of .266/.374/.381 with 40 RBI on the season.

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Matt Holliday went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored in Wednesday's win over the Rockies.

Since moving to the No. 2 spot in the lineup, Holliday is 7-for-18 (.389) with three doubles, two RBI and three runs scored. He also drew a walk in Wednesday's game, something he's done with frequency this year. It's helped make up for some of his lack of power, and the outfielder is batting .273/.379/.399 overall on the year.

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Cardinals manager Mike Matheny indicated on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM on Tuesday that Matt Holliday could remain in the No. 2 spot in the order.

Holliday has batted second in each of the last two games. He's still getting on base at a high clip, but not hitting for as much power as in the past, so it's worthwhile experiment for St. Louis.