Orioles 8, Cardinals 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Baltimore 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 2 1 8 12 0
St. Louis 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1
WP: S. Ponson (8-3)
LP: G. Stephenson (3-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Baltimore
-M. Mora homered to left, B. Roberts scored
Bot 1st: St. Louis
-A. Pujols doubled to left center, M. Cairo scored, J.D. Drew out at home
Top 2nd: Baltimore
-D. Cruz homered to left
Top 4th: Baltimore
-D. Cruz homered to center
Top 6th: Baltimore
-J. Conine homered to left
Top 8th: Baltimore
-J. Conine doubled to left, L. Matos and M. Mora scored
Top 9th: Baltimore
-L. Matos safe at first on shortstop E. Renteria's throwing error, B. Fordyce scored, L. Matos to second
 Baltimore
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Roberts 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .314
L. Matos cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 .444
M. Mora lf 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 .362
J. Conine 1b 5 1 2 3 0 0 2 .272
J. Gibbons rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .263
T. Batista 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .268
D. Cruz ss 4 2 2 2 0 1 2 .253
B. Fordyce c 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .256
S. Ponson p 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 40 8 12 7 0 5 10  
 Batting
2B - J Conine (17, D Hermanson); B Fordyce (4, J Fassero).
HR - M Mora (9, 1st inning off G Stephenson 1 on, 1 Out), D Cruz 2 (7, 2nd inning off G Stephenson 0 on, 0 Out, 4th inning off G Stephenson 0 on, 2 Out), J Conine (7, 6th inning off G Stephenson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - M Mora 2 (28), D Cruz 2 (26), J Conine 3 (44).
2-out RBI - D Cruz.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Conine 1, D Cruz 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Mora (J Drew at Home).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cairo 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .267
J.D. Drew rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .340
A. Pujols lf 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .388
   J. Fassero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Edmonds cf 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 .290
   K. Robinson cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .190
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .285
E. Renteria ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .333
   W. Delgado ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .189
T. Martinez 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .264
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .274
G. Stephenson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .160
   K. Calero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   D. Hermanson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .278
 Totals 32 1 7 1 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (21, S Ponson); M Cairo (8, S Ponson).
RBI - A Pujols (50).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, A Pujols 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - E Renteria (8, throw).
 Baltimore
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (W, 8-3) 9.0 7 1 1 2 8 0 3.80
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Stephenson (L, 3-5) 5.2 7 5 5 0 3 4 4.81
K. Calero 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.92
D. Hermanson 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 5.70
J. Fassero 1.0 2 1 0 0 1 0 5.21
Pitches-strikes - S Ponson 121-84; G Stephenson 87-57; K Calero 16-13; D Hermanson 24-15; J Fassero 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Ponson 11-6; G Stephenson 5-9; K Calero 1-2; D Hermanson 1-2; J Fassero 0-2.
Batters faced - S Ponson 34; G Stephenson 24; K Calero 4; D Hermanson 6; J Fassero 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Mike Winters.
Ejections: ST LOUIS' Edmonds by Froemming (6th).
Time: 2:26.
Attendance: 43,369.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
BALTIMORE'S MELVIN MORA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 19 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING.
ST. LOUIS CENTER FIELDER JIM EDMONDS WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE BRUCE FROEMMING IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
BALTIMORE'S LUIS MATOS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 7, 2003 7:08 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Baltimore
J. Conine J. Conine
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
M. Cairo M. Cairo
2-4
0 RBI