St. Louis 5, Colorado 4
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(33-17)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 5 9 2
Colorado 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0 4 7 1
WP: J. Marquis (6-3) S: J. Isringhausen (15)
LP: J. Witasick (0-2)
(14-35)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 5th: Colorado
- D. Relaford scored on Y. Molina's throwing error
Top 6th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders safe at first on third baseman D. Relaford's throwing error, A. Pujols scored, R. Sanders to second
Bot 6th: Colorado
- P. Wilson scored, M. Holliday to third, D. Relaford to second on wild pitch
- C. Sullivan singled to shortstop, M. Holliday scored, D. Relaford to third, J.D. Closser to second
Top 7th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left, D. Eckstein and R. Cedeno scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
- A. Nunez doubled to deep left, R. Sanders scored
Bot 8th: Colorado
- B. Hawpe scored, M. Holliday to third on wild pitch
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 3 1 1 0 2 1 2 .300
R. Cedeno rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .137
    B. Thompson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Grudzielanek ph-2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 .327
A. Pujols 1b 3 2 2 3 2 0 0 .328
J. Edmonds cf 3 0 0 0 2 2 5 .289
J. Mabry 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .269
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Sanders lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .255
A. Nunez 2b-3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .258
Y. Molina c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .255
J. Marquis p 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286
    S. Seabol ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    S. Taguchi rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .225
 Totals 34 5 9 4 6 6 23  
 Batting
2B - A Nunez (2, J Witasick).
HR - A Pujols (12, 7th inning off J Witasick 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - A Pujols 3 (42), A Nunez (12).
2-out RBI - A Pujols 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 2, R Cedeno 1, J Mabry 1, A Nunez 1, S Taguchi 1.
GIDP - R Cedeno, J Mabry.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Cedeno (1, fly ball); Y Molina (4, throw).
DP - 1 (A Nunez-A Pujols).
 Colorado
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Barmes ss 5 0 1 0 0 0 3 .323
L. Gonzalez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .292
T. Helton 1b 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 .260
P. Wilson cf 3 1 0 0 2 1 2 .254
B. Hawpe rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .297
M. Holliday lf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .280
D. Relaford 3b 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .309
J.D. Closser c 3 0 1 0 1 2 3 .187
J. Wright p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .200
    C. Sullivan ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .300
    M. Anderson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Witasick p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Mohr ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .203
    B. Fuentes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 4 7 1 6 6 15  
 Batting
2B - J Closser (3, J Marquis).
S - D Relaford, L Gonzalez.
RBI - C Sullivan (7).
2-out RBI - C Sullivan.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Mohr 1, B Hawpe 2, L Gonzalez 1, C Barmes 2.
GIDP - P Wilson.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - D Relaford (2, throw).
Outfield assists - B Hawpe (D Eckstein at 3rd base).
DP - 2 (C Barmes-T Helton, L Gonzalez-C Barmes-T Helton).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (W, 6-3) 6.0 4 3 2 5 4 0 3.39
B. Thompson (H, 2) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1.59
J. Tavarez (H, 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.63
J. Isringhausen (S, 15) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.52
 Colorado
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Wright 6.0 4 1 0 3 3 0 6.39
M. Anderson (H, 1) 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 0 27.00
J. Witasick (L, 0-2; BS, 1) 1.1 3 2 2 0 1 1 3.24
B. Fuentes 1.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 2.78
WP - J Marquis 2, J Tavarez.
IBB - A Pujols (by B Fuentes), T Helton (by J Isringhausen).
HBP - Y Molina (by J Wright).
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 120-65; B Thompson 12-7; J Tavarez 19-13; J Isringhausen 13-6; J Wright 89-49; M Anderson 18-11; J Witasick 21-14; B Fuentes 22-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 10-4; B Thompson 1-1; J Tavarez 1-1; J Isringhausen 3-0; J Wright 9-6; M Anderson 2-0; J Witasick 2-1; B Fuentes 0-0.
Batters faced - J Marquis 28; B Thompson 4; J Tavarez 4; J Isringhausen 4; J Wright 25; M Anderson 4; J Witasick 7; B Fuentes 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Rick Reed. 2B--Terry Craft. 3B--Ted Barrett.
Ejections: ST LOUIS' Duncan by Marquez (6th).
Time: 3:16.
Attendance: 34,239.
Weather: 47 degrees, drizzle.
Wind: 12 mph, in from left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.
ST. LOUIS PITCHING COACH DAVE DUNCAN WAS EJECTED IN THE SIXTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE ALFONSO MARQUEZ FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.

Updated on Tuesday, May 31, 2005 4:13 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Colorado
B. Hawpe B. Hawpe
2-4
0 RBI