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Cubs win challenge to end Cardinals' fifth inning

CHICAGO -- The Cubs had a call overturned after it was reviewed on instant replay on Saturday.

First-base umpire Angel Hernandez signaled that Allen Craig was safe at first with two outs in the Cardinals' fifth inning despite a strong throw from third baseman Mike Olt to first baseman Anthony Rizzo.

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Cubs manager Rick Renteria challenged the call, and after a a review of one minute and five seconds, it was overturned, and the inning was over.

The Cubs now have challenged 13 calls and won six of them this season.

Carrie Muskat is a reporter for She writes a blog, Muskat Ramblings, and you can follow her on Twitter @CarrieMuskat.

Chicago Cubs, St. Louis Cardinals