Cardinals 13, Royals 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 5 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 13 14 1
Kansas City 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 6 10 2
WP: B. Tomko (4-5)
LP: C. George (9-5)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Kansas City
-D. Relaford homered to right
Top 2nd: St. Louis
-T. Martinez reached on fielder's choice, E. Perez scored, E. Renteria to second, E. Renteria to third, T. Martinez to second
-J.D. Drew grounded into fielder's choice, E. Renteria scored, T. Martinez to third, J. Girardi out at second
-B. Hart doubled to left, T. Martinez scored, J.D. Drew to third
-J. Edmonds grounded out to first, K. Robinson scored, B. Hart to third
-A. Pujols singled to right, B. Hart scored
Bot 3rd: Kansas City
-C. Beltran singled to right center, M. DiFelice scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to left center
-E. Renteria grounded into fielder's choice, S. Rolen scored, E. Perez out at second
Top 6th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to left
-E. Perez scored, E. Renteria to third, T. Martinez to second on wild pitch
-K. Robinson doubled to deep center, E. Renteria and T. Martinez scored, M. Matheny to third
-J. Edmonds singled to right, M. Matheny and K. Robinson scored
Bot 6th: Kansas City
-M. Tucker homered to right, M. Burkhart scored
Bot 8th: Kansas City
-M. Tucker singled to right, C. Febles scored, R. Ibanez to third
-A. Guiel singled to center, R. Ibanez scored, M. Tucker to third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Hart 2b 5 1 1 1 1 1 5 .460
J. Edmonds cf 5 0 1 3 0 1 1 .314
   W. Delgado ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
   O. Palmeiro rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279
A. Pujols lf 6 2 4 3 0 0 1 .391
S. Rolen 3b 5 1 0 0 1 0 2 .293
E. Perez dh 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .289
E. Renteria ss 4 2 2 1 1 1 1 .339
T. Martinez 1b 3 2 0 1 1 0 1 .277
J. Girardi c 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .059
   M. Matheny c 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .269
J.D. Drew rf 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .309
   K. Robinson cf 4 2 3 2 0 0 0 .221
 Totals 41 13 14 12 7 4 16  
 Batting
2B - B Hart (3, C George); E Renteria (26, C George); K Robinson 2 (2, J Gilfillan 2).
HR - A Pujols 2 (23, 4th inning off C George 0 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off C George 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Martinez (38), J Drew (25), B Hart (6), J Edmonds 3 (58), A Pujols 3 (72), E Renteria (56), K Robinson 2 (5).
2-out RBI - A Pujols, J Edmonds 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Perez 1, M Matheny 1, S Rolen 1, B Hart 2.
GIDP - J Edmonds.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - S Rolen (6, dropped foul ball).
DP - 1 (B Hart-T Martinez).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Relaford 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .293
   B. Abernathy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059
C. Febles 2b 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 .240
C. Beltran dh 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 .291
R. Ibanez lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .284
K. Harvey 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
   M. Burkhart 1b 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .250
M. Tucker cf 4 1 3 3 0 1 1 .276
A. Guiel rf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .281
A. Berroa ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .279
M. DiFelice c 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .283
 Totals 36 6 10 6 3 4 13  
 Batting
2B - M Tucker (17, B Tomko); M Difelice (9, B Tomko).
HR - D Relaford (6, 1st inning off B Tomko 0 on, 0 Out), M Tucker (10, 6th inning off B Tomko 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Relaford (33), C Beltran (41), M Tucker 3 (39), A Guiel (9).
2-out RBI - C Beltran, M Tucker 3, A Guiel.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Difelice 2, A Berroa 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - C George (1, throw); D Relaford (9, ground ball).
DP - 1 (C Febles-A Berroa-M Burkhart).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Tomko (W, 4-5) 7.0 7 4 4 1 3 2 5.69
J. Journell 1.0 3 2 2 2 1 0 18.00
E. Yan 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8.36
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. George (L, 9-5) 5.1 11 10 10 6 2 2 6.86
J. Gilfillan 2.2 3 3 3 1 2 0 7.71
L. Walrond 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.87
WP - J Gilfillan.
HBP - T Martinez (by J Gilfillan).
Pitches-strikes - B Tomko 104-66; J Journell 28-13; E Yan 10-7; C George 108-62; J Gilfillan 49-30; L Walrond 6-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Tomko 9-8; J Journell 1-1; E Yan 2-1; C George 9-4; J Gilfillan 1-5; L Walrond 2-1.
Batters faced - B Tomko 28; J Journell 8; E Yan 3; C George 33; J Gilfillan 13; L Walrond 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Mark Wegner. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Chuck Meriwether.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 38,270.
Weather: 84 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY KANSAS CITY'S DESI RELAFORD LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
ST. LOUIS' J.D. DREW LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING WITH A HIP FLEXOR STRAIN. ST. LOUIS' JOE GIRARDI LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING WITH A SPRAINED LOWER BACK. KANSAS CITY'S KEN HARVEY LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE THIRD INNING WITH A BRUISED LEFT SHOULDER.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 29, 2003 5:20 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
4-6, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Kansas City
M. Tucker M. Tucker
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI