Pirates 6, Cardinals 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 1 5 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 6 13 0
WP: J. Tavarez (2-3)
LP: P. Borbon (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Pittsburgh
-C. Wilson homered to right
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
-B. Giles doubled to left, J. Reboulet scored, J. Kendall out at home
Top 6th: St. Louis
-M. Cairo doubled to right center, K. Robinson scored
-A. Pujols homered to right, E. Perez and M. Cairo scored
Bot 6th: Pittsburgh
-J. Reboulet doubled to right, C. Wilson scored, J. Wilson to third
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
-R. Sanders homered to left
-C. Wilson homered to left center
Top 9th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria singled to center, O. Palmeiro scored
Bot 9th: Pittsburgh
-R. Simon singled to left, J. Kendall scored, B. Giles to third, R. Sanders to second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cairo 2b 5 1 2 1 0 0 3 .270
E. Perez rf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .290
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 1 3 0 0 0 .369
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .284
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .285
T. Martinez 1b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .282
   E. Yan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
   S. Kline p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   O. Palmeiro ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .269
E. Renteria ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .327
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .254
J. Fassero p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Robinson ph 2 1 2 0 1 0 0 .259
   P. Borbon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 5 11 5 2 3 9  
 Batting
2B - M Cairo (14, B Meadows); O Palmeiro (9, J Tavarez).
HR - A Pujols (34, 6th inning off B Meadows 2 on, 0 Out).
S - M Matheny.
RBI - M Cairo (20), A Pujols 3 (108), E Renteria (73).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 1, M Cairo 1.
GIDP - E Perez, S Rolen, M Cairo.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Pujols (J Kendall at Home).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Redman cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .278
J. Kendall c 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 .308
B. Giles lf 4 0 1 1 1 0 1 .309
R. Sanders rf 4 1 2 1 1 0 1 .273
C. Wilson 1b 3 3 2 2 0 1 1 .247
   C. Rivera 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
   R. Simon ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .269
J. Hernandez 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .229
J. Wilson ss 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .241
J. Reboulet 2b 4 1 3 1 0 1 0 .257
B. Meadows p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
   J. Beimel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Stairs ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .304
   J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   H. Cota ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
 Totals 38 6 13 6 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - J Reboulet 2 (9, J Fassero, E Yan); R Sanders (20, J Fassero); B Giles (27, J Fassero); J Kendall (20, P Borbon).
HR - C Wilson 2 (8, 2nd inning off J Fassero 0 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off C Eldred 0 on, 0 Out), R Sanders (25, 8th inning off C Eldred 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Wilson 2 (24), B Giles (67), J Reboulet (19), R Sanders (62), R Simon (51).
2-out RBI - B Giles, J Reboulet, R Simon.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Stairs 2, B Meadows 1, J Wilson 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (J Hernandez-J Reboulet-C Wilson 3).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Fassero 5.0 7 2 2 0 4 1 5.81
E. Yan 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 5.89
S. Kline 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.15
C. Eldred 1.0 2 2 2 0 2 2 4.69
P. Borbon (L, 0-1) 0.2 2 1 1 2 0 0 21.00
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Meadows 5.0 8 4 4 0 2 1 4.96
J. Beimel 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.81
J. Tavarez (W, 2-3) 3.0 3 1 1 1 1 0 3.70
IBB - R Sanders (by P Borbon), K Robinson (by J Tavarez), B Giles (by P Borbon).
HBP - C Wilson (by E Yan).
Pitches-strikes - J Fassero 71-49; E Yan 21-13; S Kline 16-11; C Eldred 17-12; P Borbon 18-7; B Meadows 75-54; J Beimel 8-3; J Tavarez 28-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Fassero 5-5; E Yan 1-0; S Kline 2-1; C Eldred 1-0; P Borbon 1-1; B Meadows 9-4; J Beimel 2-1; J Tavarez 7-1.
Batters faced - J Fassero 21; E Yan 5; S Kline 4; C Eldred 5; P Borbon 6; B Meadows 22; J Beimel 3; J Tavarez 12.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Reilly. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Bill Hohn.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 18,505.
Weather: 82 degrees, clear.
Wind: 4 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
SECOND BASE UMPIRE CHRIS GUCCIONE LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE SECOND INNING BECAUSE HE FELT ILL. THE GAME IS NOW BEING UMPIRED BY A THREE-MAN CREW.
SECOND BASE UMPIRE CHRIS GUCCIONE LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE TOP OF THE THIRD INNING WITH DEHYDRATION.
THE HOME RUN BY ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS IN THE SIXTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 27 GAMES.
THE HOME RUNS BY PITTSBURGH'S REGGIE SANDERS AND CRAIG WILSON WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 13, 2003 10:10 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Pittsburgh
C. Wilson C. Wilson
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI