St. Louis 2, NY Mets 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 5 0
WP: J. Tavarez (4-3)
LP: M. Stanton (0-5)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: St. Louis
-J. Mabry singled to right, S. Rolen scored, J. Mabry to third on right fielder R. Hidalgo's throwing error
Top 6th: NY Mets
-K. Matsui singled to right, J. Reyes scored
Bot 9th: St. Louis
-Y. Molina singled to center, J. Edmonds scored, J. Mabry to third, L. Walker to second
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes 2b-ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .251
E. Valent 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .285
K. Matsui ss 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 .277
    J. McEwing 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .248
C. Floyd lf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .267
M. Cameron cf 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .241
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .261
D. Wright 3b 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .242
V. Wilson c 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .291
K. Benson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    G. Williams ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .273
    R. Bottalico p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
 Totals 30 1 3 1 2 9 11  
 Batting
2B - J Reyes (12, W Williams).
RBI - K Matsui (40).
2-out RBI - K Matsui.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Wilson 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - M Cameron (17, 2nd base off W Williams/M Matheny).
 
 Fielding
E - R Hidalgo (4, throw).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Womack 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .295
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
E. Renteria ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .286
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .323
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333
J. Edmonds cf 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .300
J. Mabry rf-lf 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 .324
R. Sanders lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .252
    C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Kline p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Luna 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
M. Matheny c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
    L. Walker ph-rf 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 .321
W. Williams p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .256
    M. Anderson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .228
    Y. Molina c 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .267
 Totals 31 2 5 2 4 7 9  
 Batting
2B - W Williams (4, K Benson); S Rolen (26, K Benson).
RBI - J Mabry (28), Y Molina (7).
2-out RBI - J Mabry, Y Molina.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, R Sanders 1, M Anderson 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson 7.0 4 1 1 1 5 0 4.36
R. Bottalico 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.20
M. Stanton (L, 0-5) 0.1 1 1 1 3 0 0 3.88
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Williams 7.0 2 1 1 2 5 0 3.91
C. Eldred 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.09
S. Kline 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.27
J. Tavarez (W, 4-3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.72
IBB - L Walker (by M Stanton).
HBP - M Cameron (by W Williams); J Mabry (by K Benson).
Pitches-strikes - K Benson 90-63; R Bottalico 19-12; M Stanton 20-7; W Williams 109-66; C Eldred 21-12; S Kline 7-5; J Tavarez 9-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Benson 11-5; R Bottalico 1-1; M Stanton 1-0; W Williams 8-8; C Eldred 1-1; S Kline 0-0; J Tavarez 0-0.
Batters faced - K Benson 27; R Bottalico 4; M Stanton 5; W Williams 26; C Eldred 4; S Kline 1; J Tavarez 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Onora. 1B--Rob Drake. 2B--Ramon Armendariz. 3B--Jerry Crawford.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 45,364.
Weather: 76 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 7 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
NEW YORK'S KAZUO MATSUI LEFT THE GAME IN THE SEVENTH INNING DUE TO SORENESS IN HIS LEFT LEG.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 7, 2004 4:55 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 NY Mets
K. Matsui K. Matsui
1-3
1 RBI
 St. Louis
J. Mabry J. Mabry
1-1
1 RBI