Cardinals 5, Reds 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 5 8 1
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
WP: S. Hitchcock (2-0)
LP: D. Serafini (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 6th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to left center, M. Cairo scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to left center, M. Cairo and B. Hart scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Hart 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .276
M. Cairo lf 5 2 3 0 0 0 3 .271
A. Pujols 1b 4 2 2 5 0 0 2 .368
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .288
E. Perez rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .275
   R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
E. Renteria ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .334
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .240
S. Taguchi cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .368
   O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
   C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   S. Kline p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
   K. Robinson ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .266
S. Hitchcock p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .333
   J. Edmonds ph 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .285
 Totals 34 5 8 5 4 5 11  
 Batting
2B - M Cairo (15, D Serafini).
HR - A Pujols 2 (37, 6th inning off D Serafini 1 on, 0 Out, 8th inning off D Graves 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Pujols 5 (114).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Cairo 1, A Pujols 1.
GIDP - S Taguchi.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - E Renteria (16, line drive).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .274
R. Olmedo ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .263
D. Jimenez 2b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .311
R. Branyan 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .213
S. Smitherman lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .250
T. Hummel 3b 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 .267
J. LaRue c 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .226
W. Pena rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .156
D. Serafini p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
   J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .235
   D. Stenson ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .297
   D. Graves p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .113
   B. Reith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 0 4 0 3 7 13  
 Batting
2B - J LaRue (19, S Hitchcock).
S - D Serafini.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Freel 3, S Smitherman 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (R Olmedo-R Branyan).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Hitchcock (W, 2-0) 6.0 3 0 0 1 4 0 0.75
C. Eldred 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.39
S. Kline 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.17
R. Springer 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6.08
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Serafini (L, 0-2) 6.0 4 2 2 3 3 1 4.91
J. Riedling 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.30
D. Graves 1.0 3 3 3 0 0 1 5.37
B. Reith 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.70
Pitches-strikes - S Hitchcock 85-56; C Eldred 27-16; S Kline 12-7; R Springer 15-9; D Serafini 115-78; J Riedling 10-8; D Graves 12-9; B Reith 16-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Hitchcock 7-7; C Eldred 1-1; S Kline 2-0; R Springer 0-2; D Serafini 5-10; J Riedling 1-0; D Graves 0-3; B Reith 2-1.
Batters faced - S Hitchcock 23; C Eldred 5; S Kline 3; R Springer 4; D Serafini 24; J Riedling 3; D Graves 6; B Reith 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Scott Nelson. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Mike Everitt.
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 29,272.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to center.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 31, 2003 4:16 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-4, 2 HR
5 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. LaRue J. LaRue
1-3
0 RBI