St. Louis 8, Los Angeles 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Los Angeles 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 3 9 0
St. Louis 1 0 5 1 0 0 1 0 X 8 9 0
WP: W. Williams (1-0)
LP: O. Perez (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to deep center
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
-L. Walker homered to deep right
-E. Renteria doubled to left, A. Pujols and S. Rolen scored
-J. Edmonds homered to deep right, E. Renteria scored
Bot 4th: St. Louis
-M. Matheny homered to deep left
Top 5th: Los Angeles
-J. Werth doubled to left, C. Izturis scored
Top 6th: Los Angeles
-A. Cora tripled to deep center, A. Beltre scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
-L. Walker homered to deep right center
Top 9th: Los Angeles
-T. Wilson homered to deep center
 Los Angeles
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Izturis ss 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .288
J. Werth lf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 .262
S. Finley cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .263
A. Beltre 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .334
S. Green 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .266
M. Bradley rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .267
A. Cora 2b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .264
B. Mayne c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
    R. Ventura ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .243
    T. Wilson c 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .125
O. Perez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .113
    E. Dessens p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Grabowski ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
    D. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    M. Venafro p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Choi ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .161
    G. Carrara p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Y. Brazoban p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hernandez ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .289
 Totals 35 3 9 3 2 5 12  
 Batting
2B - C Izturis (1, W Williams); J Werth (1, W Williams).
3B - A Cora (1, W Williams).
HR - T Wilson (1, 9th inning off J Isringhausen 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Werth (1), A Cora (1), T Wilson (1).
2-out RBI - J Werth, A Cora, T Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ventura 1, S Green 1, S Finley 1, A Cora 1.
GIDP - A Cora.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Bradley (1, 2nd base off W Williams/M Matheny).
 
 Fielding
E - O Perez (1, throw).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
T. Womack 2b 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .307
L. Walker rf 4 2 2 2 0 2 0 .280
A. Pujols 1b 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .331
S. Rolen 3b 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .314
E. Renteria ss 2 1 1 2 2 1 1 .287
J. Edmonds cf 4 1 2 2 0 2 2 .301
R. Sanders lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .260
M. Matheny c 4 1 1 1 0 2 1 .247
W. Williams p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .180
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .265
    K. Calero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .237
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 33 8 9 8 4 8 8  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (1, O Perez).
HR - A Pujols (1, 1st inning off O Perez 0 on, 2 Out), L Walker 2 (2, 3rd inning off O Perez 0 on, 2 Out, 7th inning off G Carrara 0 on, 0 Out), J Edmonds (1, 3rd inning off O Perez 1 on, 2 Out), M Matheny (1, 4th inning off E Dessens 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Pujols (1), L Walker 2 (2), E Renteria 2 (2), J Edmonds 2 (2), M Matheny (1).
2-out RBI - A Pujols, L Walker, E Renteria 2, J Edmonds 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Matheny 1, R Sanders 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - E Renteria (1, 2nd base off O Perez/B Mayne).
CS - E Renteria (1, 2nd base by O Perez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Renteria-A Pujols).
 Los Angeles
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
O. Perez (L, 0-1) 2.2 5 6 6 2 3 3 3.25
E. Dessens 1.1 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.20
D. Sanchez 1.2 1 0 0 1 3 0 3.38
M. Venafro 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.00
G. Carrara 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 1 2.18
Y. Brazoban 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.48
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
W. Williams (W, 1-0) 6.0 8 2 2 1 2 0 4.18
K. Calero 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2.78
R. King 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.61
J. Isringhausen 1.0 1 1 1 1 0 1 2.87
WP - G Carrara.
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 54-35; E Dessens 17-11; D Sanchez 35-18; M Venafro 3-1; G Carrara 29-15; Y Brazoban 13-10; W Williams 116-79; K Calero 14-9; R King 11-9; J Isringhausen 18-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 2-3; E Dessens 0-3; D Sanchez 1-1; M Venafro 1-0; G Carrara 2-0; Y Brazoban 1-2; W Williams 6-10; K Calero 1-0; R King 1-1; J Isringhausen 3-0.
Batters faced - O Perez 15; E Dessens 5; D Sanchez 7; M Venafro 1; G Carrara 6; Y Brazoban 3; W Williams 26; K Calero 3; R King 3; J Isringhausen 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Bruce Dreckman. LF--Gerry Davis. RF--Brian Onora.
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 52,127.
Weather: 57 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Oct 6, 2004 5:34 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Los Angeles
J. Werth J. Werth
2-4
1 RBI
 St. Louis
L. Walker L. Walker
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Tue Oct 5, 2004
Los Angeles 3
St. Louis 8

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Boston 9
Anaheim 3

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Minnesota 2
NY Yankees 0

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