Reds 8, Cardinals 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0 0 5 13 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 1 0 5 1 1 X 8 10 0
WP: J. Bale (1-1) S: D. Graves (2)
LP: D. Haren (3-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 4th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria doubled to deep left, E. Perez scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
-R. Branyan homered to left
Top 6th: St. Louis
-E. Renteria doubled to left, S. Rolen scored
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
-S. Casey singled to right, D. Jimenez scored, S. Casey to second advancing on throw
-K. Stinnett hit by pitch, S. Casey scored, R. Branyan to third, D. Stenson to second
-T. Hummel singled to center, R. Branyan and D. Stenson scored, K. Stinnett to second
-R. Freel singled to right, K. Stinnett scored, T. Hummel to third, R. Freel to second advancing on throw
Top 7th: St. Louis
-S. Rolen homered to left center, A. Pujols and J. Edmonds scored
Bot 7th: Cincinnati
-D. Jimenez homered to left
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
-D. Jimenez walked, K. Stinnett scored, R. Freel to third, J. Castro to second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Taguchi lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400
   K. Robinson ph 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .272
J. Edmonds cf 5 1 1 0 0 2 1 .282
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .366
S. Rolen 3b 5 2 3 3 0 1 2 .293
E. Perez rf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .280
E. Renteria ss 4 0 2 2 0 0 2 .335
M. Cairo 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .264
M. Matheny c 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .244
D. Haren p 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .087
   J. Simontacchi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
   J. Fassero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   T. Martinez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
   C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
 Totals 39 5 13 5 2 7 16  
 Batting
2B - E Perez (14, J Bale); E Renteria 2 (39, J Bale 2); S Rolen (39, J Bale).
HR - S Rolen (26, 7th inning off J Riedling 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - E Renteria 2 (80), S Rolen 3 (93).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Perez 1, M Matheny 2, D Haren 2.
GIDP - E Renteria.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - M Cairo (2, 2nd base off J Bale/K Stinnett), E Renteria (27, 3rd base off J Bale/K Stinnett), K Robinson (6, 2nd base off D Graves/K Stinnett).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Pujols-E Renteria-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .280
J. Castro 3b 5 0 2 0 0 0 2 .257
D. Jimenez 2b 4 2 3 2 1 1 1 .308
S. Casey 1b 5 1 1 1 0 0 4 .287
R. Branyan 3b 3 2 1 1 1 1 0 .222
   D. Graves p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .113
R. Mateo rf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .253
   S. Smitherman lf 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .333
D. Stenson rf 3 1 0 0 1 2 2 .265
   W. Pena rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .151
K. Stinnett c 2 2 0 1 1 0 1 .234
J. Bale p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
   T. Hummel ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .300
   J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
   R. Olmedo ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
 Totals 31 8 10 8 6 6 12  
 Batting
2B - D Jimenez (9, D Haren).
HR - R Branyan (6, 4th inning off D Haren 0 on, 1 Out), D Jimenez (4, 7th inning off J Fassero 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Olmedo.
RBI - R Branyan (15), S Casey (67), K Stinnett (19), T Hummel 2 (2), R Freel (5), D Jimenez 2 (16).
2-out RBI - K Stinnett, T Hummel 2, R Freel.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Castro 2, S Casey 1.
GIDP - S Casey.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - D Jimenez (6, 2nd base off D Haren/M Matheny).
CS - R Freel (3, 2nd base by D Haren/M Matheny).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Castro-D Jimenez-S Casey).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Haren (L, 3-5) 5.2 6 6 6 3 4 1 4.57
J. Simontacchi 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.86
J. Fassero 1.0 1 1 1 1 2 1 5.97
C. Eldred 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 4.47
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Bale (W, 1-1) 6.0 7 2 2 2 4 0 2.76
J. Riedling 1.0 4 3 3 0 1 1 5.36
D. Graves (S, 2) 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.24
IBB - M Matheny 2 (by J Bale).
HBP - K Stinnett (by D Haren); R Freel (by C Eldred).
Pitches-strikes - D Haren 99-59; J Simontacchi 7-5; J Fassero 30-18; C Eldred 22-8; J Bale 105-63; J Riedling 17-12; D Graves 25-17.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Haren 5-7; J Simontacchi 1-0; J Fassero 0-1; C Eldred 3-0; J Bale 11-3; J Riedling 2-0; D Graves 3-1.
Batters faced - D Haren 26; J Simontacchi 3; J Fassero 5; C Eldred 6; J Bale 27; J Riedling 6; D Graves 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Jim Wolf. 3B--Scott Nelson.
Time: 2:57.
Attendance: 27,121.
Weather: 76 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN. THE PITCHERS HAVE NOT YET BEGUN TO WARM UP.
THE GAME HAS STARTED AFTER A RAIN DELAY. THE ST LOUIS CARDINALS ARE BATTING IN THE TOP OF THE 1ST INNING.
THE GAME HAS STARTED AFTER A 38 MINUTE DELAY.
CINCINNATI'S RUBEN MATEO LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A SORE RIGHT HAMSTRING.

Updated on Friday, Aug 29, 2003 10:54 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
S. Rolen S. Rolen
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
D. Jimenez D. Jimenez
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI