Atlanta 3, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(15-7)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 11 0
Atlanta 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 8 1
WP: D. Kolb (1-2)
LP: J. Journell (0-1)
(14-10)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- A. Pujols doubled to deep left center, L. Walker scored
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to deep right, M. Grudzielanek scored
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
- J. Estrada hit sacrifice fly to deep right, A. LaRoche scored
Bot 7th: Atlanta
- C. Jones walked, R. Langerhans scored, A. Jones to third, R. Mondesi to second
Bot 9th: Atlanta
- R. Mondesi homered to deep left center
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .260
L. Walker rf 5 1 1 0 0 3 3 .264
    J. Journell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .322
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .258
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .268
R. Sanders lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .213
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .329
Y. Molina c 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .162
M. Morris p 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .125
    A. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .160
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Taguchi rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .370
 Totals 37 2 11 2 1 7 15  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols 2 (8, J Thomson 2); Y Molina (2, J Thomson).
RBI - A Pujols (19), Y Molina (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 1, L Walker 1, R Cedeno 1, S Rolen 2, M Morris 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
CS - S Rolen (1, 2nd base by J Thomson).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .228
P. Orr 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .289
    J. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .243
    C. Reitsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Kolb p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Giles 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .323
A. LaRoche 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .206
B. Jordan lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .241
J. Estrada c 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 .242
    R. Langerhans pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .150
    W. Betemit 3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .235
A. Jones cf 4 0 3 0 0 0 1 .239
R. Mondesi rf 3 1 1 1 1 0 2 .210
J. Thomson p 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .125
    J. Foster p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Gryboski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Jones ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .375
    J. Sosa pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Perez c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
 Totals 31 3 8 3 3 9 18  
 Batting
2B - A LaRoche (4, M Morris); A Jones (4, M Morris).
3B - W Betemit (1, R King).
HR - R Mondesi (3, 9th inning off J Journell 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - J Estrada.
RBI - J Estrada (10), C Jones (14), R Mondesi (11).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Giles 2, A Jones 1, P Orr 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - P Orr (2, throw).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Morris 6.0 4 1 1 1 8 0 2.12
A. Reyes 0.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.32
R. Flores (BS, 1) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.19
R. King 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
J. Journell (L, 0-1) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 7.36
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Thomson 6.0 8 2 1 1 5 0 2.81
J. Foster 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
K. Gryboski 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.50
C. Reitsma 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.73
D. Kolb (W, 1-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.20
IBB - Y Molina (by J Thomson).
HBP - A Pujols (by K Gryboski).
Pitches-strikes - M Morris 90-64; A Reyes 10-5; R Flores 14-8; R King 9-7; J Journell 2-1; J Thomson 108-72; J Foster 8-5; K Gryboski 5-4; C Reitsma 8-5; D Kolb 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Morris 3-7; A Reyes 0-0; R Flores 1-1; R King 0-3; J Journell 0-0; J Thomson 8-4; J Foster 1-0; K Gryboski 0-0; C Reitsma 3-0; D Kolb 1-1.
Batters faced - M Morris 23; A Reyes 3; R Flores 4; R King 4; J Journell 1; J Thomson 27; J Foster 2; K Gryboski 3; C Reitsma 4; D Kolb 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Ejections: ST LOUIS' La Russa by Scott (7th), ST LOUIS' Reyes by Scott (7th).
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 35,789.
Weather: 63 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 9 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITHB A DOUBLE IN THE FIRST INNING.
ST. LOUIS MANAGER TONY LA RUSSA AND AL REYES WERE EJECTED IN THE SEVENTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE DALE SCOTT FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Sunday, May 1, 2005 3:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-4
1 RBI
 Atlanta
R. Mondesi R. Mondesi
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI