LA Dodgers 9, St. Louis 8
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(20-12)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 1 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 0 9 12 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 3 4 1 0 0 0 8 14 1
WP: W. Alvarez (1-0) S: Y. Brazoban (10)
LP: K. Jarvis (0-1)
(20-12)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Dodgers
- H. Choi singled to center, C. Izturis scored
Top 4th: LA Dodgers
- R. Ledee singled to right, J.D. Drew scored, M. Bradley to second
- J. Phillips singled to center, M. Bradley scored, R. Ledee to second
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- S. Rolen homered to deep left center, J. Edmonds scored
- R. Sanders homered to deep left
Bot 5th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to right, L. Walker scored
- R. Sanders homered to deep left, A. Pujols and J. Edmonds scored
Top 6th: LA Dodgers
- J. Kent homered to deep left
- C. Izturis singled to center, M. Bradley and R. Ledee scored, J. Grabowski to second
- H. Choi homered to deep center, J. Grabowski and C. Izturis scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols hit sacrifice fly to deep right, D. Eckstein scored
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Izturis ss 5 2 2 2 0 0 1 .319
H. Choi 1b 4 1 2 4 1 2 1 .280
J.D. Drew rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 .269
J. Kent 2b 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 .325
M. Bradley cf 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 .331
R. Ledee lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .320
    Y. Brazoban p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Phillips c 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .297
O. Robles 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000
S. Erickson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .091
    W. Alvarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Grabowski ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .138
    S. Schmoll p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Wunsch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Edwards ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .400
    G. Carrara p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Repko lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
 Totals 37 9 12 8 4 4 15  
 Batting
2B - C Izturis (6, M Morris).
HR - J Kent (8, 6th inning off M Morris 0 on, 0 Out), H Choi (6, 6th inning off K Jarvis 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - H Choi 4 (15), R Ledee (12), J Kent (27), C Izturis 2 (13).
2-out RBI - R Ledee, C Izturis 2, H Choi 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Robles 1.
GIDP - J Drew, R Ledee.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Izturis-J Kent-H Choi 2).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 4 1 3 0 1 0 0 .299
L. Walker rf 4 1 2 0 1 0 1 .283
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Pujols 1b 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .341
J. Edmonds cf 5 2 2 0 0 2 3 .286
S. Rolen 3b 3 1 1 2 0 0 2 .257
    A. Nunez 3b 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 .325
R. Sanders lf 5 2 2 4 0 1 2 .266
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .321
E. Diaz c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .273
M. Morris p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083
    K. Jarvis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .139
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mabry ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
 Totals 38 8 14 8 4 3 16  
 Batting
2B - L Walker (7, S Erickson); M Grudzielanek (11, S Erickson).
HR - S Rolen (5, 4th inning off S Erickson 1 on, 0 Out), R Sanders 2 (9, 4th inning off S Erickson 0 on, 0 Out, 5th inning off S Erickson 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - A Pujols.
RBI - S Rolen 2 (20), R Sanders 4 (20), A Pujols 2 (29).
2-out RBI - R Sanders 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Diaz 1, S Rolen 1.
GIDP - E Diaz, A Pujols.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - E Diaz (1, catch).
DP - 2 (M Grudzielanek-D Eckstein-A Pujols, A Reyes-D Eckstein-A Pujols).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Erickson 4.2 10 7 7 1 0 3 7.26
W. Alvarez (W, 1-0) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Schmoll (H, 2) 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 4.70
K. Wunsch (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.54
D. Sanchez (H, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.24
G. Carrara (H, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.68
Y. Brazoban (S, 10) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.02
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Morris 5.0 7 5 4 2 2 1 3.10
K. Jarvis (L, 0-1; BS, 1) 1.0 2 4 4 1 0 1 13.50
R. Flores 2.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 5.84
R. King 0.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.61
A. Reyes 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.27
WP - G Carrara.
HBP - R Ledee (by K Jarvis).
Pitches-strikes - S Erickson 80-52; W Alvarez 7-4; S Schmoll 12-6; K Wunsch 4-3; D Sanchez 16-8; G Carrara 14-8; Y Brazoban 9-8; M Morris 97-65; K Jarvis 19-12; R Flores 28-20; R King 11-4; A Reyes 5-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Erickson 8-6; W Alvarez 0-1; S Schmoll 1-1; K Wunsch 0-0; D Sanchez 2-1; G Carrara 3-0; Y Brazoban 0-1; M Morris 9-4; K Jarvis 1-2; R Flores 2-2; R King 1-0; A Reyes 2-0.
Batters faced - S Erickson 25; W Alvarez 1; S Schmoll 4; K Wunsch 1; D Sanchez 4; G Carrara 4; Y Brazoban 4; M Morris 23; K Jarvis 7; R Flores 8; R King 2; A Reyes 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 3:32.
Attendance: 38,984.
Weather: 86 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
ST LOUIS SHORTSTOP DAVID ECKSTEIN SINGLED IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Wednesday, May 11, 2005 3:49 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
H. Choi H. Choi
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI
 St. Louis
R. Sanders R. Sanders
2-5, 2 HR
4 RBI