Phillies 5, Cardinals 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 4 7 0
Philadelphia 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 X 5 9 1
WP: B. Myers (12-7) S: J. Mesa (22)
LP: D. Haren (3-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Philadelphia
-M. Lieberthal singled to right, M. Byrd scored, P. Polanco to third, B. Abreu to second
Top 3rd: St. Louis
-J. Edmonds tripled to deep center, M. Cairo scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
-S. Rolen homered to left
Top 6th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria doubled to center, S. Rolen scored
Bot 6th: Philadelphia
-B. Abreu doubled to deep left center, M. Byrd scored
-J. Thome homered to center, B. Abreu scored
-M. Lieberthal homered to left
Top 7th: St. Louis
-O. Palmeiro walked, J. Edmonds scored, A. Pujols to third, S. Rolen to second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Cairo 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .268
   C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
J. Edmonds cf 2 1 1 1 3 0 2 .282
A. Pujols lf 2 0 1 0 3 0 1 .371
T. Martinez 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 8 .283
S. Rolen 3b 4 2 2 1 0 2 3 .287
O. Palmeiro rf 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .275
   J. Simontacchi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
   S. Kline p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   B. Hart 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294
E. Renteria ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 3 .332
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .249
   K. Robinson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
D. Haren p 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .111
   E. Perez rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .289
   C. Widger c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .169
 Totals 32 4 7 4 8 8 19  
 Batting
2B - S Rolen (33, B Myers); E Renteria (34, B Myers); E Perez (13, T Adams).
3B - J Edmonds (2, B Myers).
HR - S Rolen (24, 4th inning off B Myers 0 on, 0 Out).
S - O Palmeiro.
RBI - J Edmonds (72), S Rolen (82), E Renteria (74), O Palmeiro (26).
2-out RBI - O Palmeiro.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 2, T Martinez 2, S Rolen 1.
GIDP - J Edmonds.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Renteria-M Cairo-T Martinez).
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Byrd cf 4 2 2 0 0 0 0 .287
P. Polanco 3b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .303
B. Abreu rf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .300
J. Thome 1b 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .260
M. Lieberthal c 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .321
P. Burrell lf 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .203
   M. Williams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   T. Adams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   T. Houston ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
   N. Punto pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
   J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Utley 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .280
J. Rollins ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .260
B. Myers p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .120
   D. Plesac p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Ledee lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .240
 Totals 31 5 9 5 2 5 11  
 Batting
2B - M Byrd (21, D Haren); B Abreu (29, D Haren); R Ledee (13, J Simontacchi).
HR - J Thome (32, 6th inning off D Haren 1 on, 1 Out), M Lieberthal (7, 6th inning off D Haren 0 on, 1 Out).
S - P Polanco.
RBI - M Lieberthal 2 (53), B Abreu (84), J Thome 2 (92).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Abreu 1.
GIDP - P Burrell.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - B Myers (2, throw).
DP - 1 (C Utley-J Rollins-J Thome).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren (L, 3-4) 6.0 7 5 5 1 5 2 4.20
J. Simontacchi 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.93
S. Kline 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.12
C. Eldred 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.59
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Myers (W, 12-7) 6.1 6 4 4 5 5 1 3.86
D. Plesac 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.37
M. Williams 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 6.21
T. Adams 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2.31
J. Mesa (S, 22) 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 6.10
HBP - S Rolen (by M Williams).
Pitches-strikes - D Haren 87-56; J Simontacchi 15-7; S Kline 9-5; C Eldred 7-6; B Myers 101-62; D Plesac 5-3; M Williams 15-6; T Adams 15-9; J Mesa 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Haren 8-5; J Simontacchi 2-0; S Kline 0-1; C Eldred 3-0; B Myers 9-5; D Plesac 0-0; M Williams 1-0; T Adams 3-0; J Mesa 0-1.
Batters faced - D Haren 25; J Simontacchi 4; S Kline 2; C Eldred 3; B Myers 30; D Plesac 1; M Williams 3; T Adams 4; J Mesa 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gerry Davis. 1B--Mark Carlson. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Paul Nauert.
Time: 2:51.
Attendance: 35,046.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY PHILADELPHIA'S JIM THOME AND MIKE LIEBERTHAL IN THE SIXTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.
ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS SINGLED IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 30 GAMES.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 16, 2003 10:09 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
S. Rolen S. Rolen
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Philadelphia
M. Lieberthal M. Lieberthal
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI