St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 0 0 5 10 1
Tampa Bay 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
WP: M. Morris (8-0) S: J. Isringhausen (20)
LP: M. Hendrickson (2-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein flied out to right
- S. Taguchi flied out to right
- A. Pujols flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
- C. Crawford grounded out to first
- J. Lugo grounded out to second
- A. Huff grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- R. Sanders singled to center
- R. Sanders stole second
- S. Rolen struck out swinging
- R. Sanders stole third
- M. Grudzielanek popped out to shortstop
- S. Seabol lined out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- J. Cantu grounded out to third
- T. Lee struck out looking
- J. Gomes doubled to deep left
- R. Taylor struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- J. Mabry singled to center
- Y. Molina flied out to right
- J. Mabry to second on wild pitch
- D. Eckstein walked, J. Mabry out at third
- S. Taguchi singled to left, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols fouled out to catcher

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 0

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- K. Cash singled to third
- N. Green hit by pitch, K. Cash to second
- C. Crawford flied out to right, K. Cash to third
- J. Lugo singled to left, K. Cash scored, N. Green to second
- A. Huff flied out to deep right center, N. Green to third
- J. Cantu singled to right, N. Green scored, J. Lugo to second
- J. Cantu picked off at first, catcher to first

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders walked
- S. Rolen singled to center, R. Sanders to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into fielder's choice, R. Sanders out at third, S. Rolen to second
- S. Seabol singled to center, S. Rolen scored, M. Grudzielanek to second
- J. Mabry grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, S. Seabol out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- T. Lee safe at first on third baseman S. Rolen's fielding error
- J. Gomes grounded into fielder's choice, T. Lee out at second
- R. Taylor grounded into fielder's choice, J. Gomes out at second
- K. Cash grounded into fielder's choice, R. Taylor out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 1, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina singled to center
- Y. Molina to second on passed ball
- D. Eckstein sacrificed to third, Y. Molina to third
- S. Taguchi singled to center, Y. Molina scored
- A. Pujols homered to deep right, S. Taguchi scored
- R. Sanders grounded out to third
- S. Rolen struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- N. Green struck out swinging
- C. Crawford grounded out to second
- J. Lugo flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to right
- S. Seabol doubled to deep left
- J. Mabry struck out swinging
- Y. Molina singled to center, S. Seabol scored, Y. Molina to second advancing on throw
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- A. Huff struck out looking
- J. Cantu flied out to deep center
- T. Lee flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi flied out to left
- A. Pujols walked
- R. Sanders lined out to third
- S. Rolen fouled out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- J. Gomes flied out to left
- R. Taylor grounded out to second
- K. Cash struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging
- S. Seabol walked
- J. Mabry flied out to left center
- Y. Molina struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- N. Green struck out looking
- C. Crawford tripled to deep left
- J. Lugo flied out to center
- A. Huff flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- C. Orvella relieved M. Hendrickson
- D. Eckstein grounded out to third
- S. Taguchi grounded out to third
- A. Pujols popped out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Isringhausen relieved M. Morris
- J. Cantu lined out to shortstop
- T. Lee singled to right
- J. Gomes doubled to deep left center, T. Lee to third
- R. Taylor struck out swinging
- A. Gonzalez hit for K. Cash
- A. Gonzalez struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Tampa Bay 2
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Tampa Bay
J. Gomes J. Gomes
2-4
0 RBI