St. Louis 8, Tampa Bay 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 2 2 0 2 0 1 0 1 0 8 11 0
Tampa Bay 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 5 9 1
WP: J. Suppan (6-6) S: J. Isringhausen (21)
LP: D. Waechter (3-4)
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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 hit by pitch
- A. Nunez singled to left center, D. Eckstein to third
- J. Cantu walked, A. Nunez to second

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Cantu flied out to right center
- D. Eckstein singled to right
- A. Nunez singled to left, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols singled to center, D. Eckstein scored, A. Nunez to third
- L. Walker singled to left center, A. Nunez scored, A. Pujols to second
- J. Mabry flied out to right
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to right

2 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 2nd: Tampa Bay
- D. Hollins grounded out to third
- T. Hall flied out to left
- N. Green hit by pitch
- C. Crawford popped out to shallow left center

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- S. Seabol grounded out to third
- S. Taguchi grounded out to second
- Y. Molina grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 3rd: Tampa Bay
- J. Lugo grounded out to shortstop
- J. Cantu doubled to left
- A. Huff flied out to deep left center
- J. Gomes walked
- T. Lee struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein flied out to left
- A. Nunez flied out to center
- A. Pujols singled to center
- A. Pujols stole second
- L. Walker walked
- J. Mabry doubled to deep right center, A. Pujols and L. Walker scored
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to right

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
- D. Hollins flied out to right
- T. Hall popped out to shortstop
- N. Green grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- T. Corcoran relieved D. Waechter
- S. Seabol struck out swinging
- S. Taguchi grounded out to second
- Y. Molina grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 5th: Tampa Bay
- Y. Molina lined out to right
- J. Lugo grounded out to shortstop
- J. Cantu flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to left
- A. Nunez singled to right, D. Eckstein to third
- A. Pujols singled to left, D. Eckstein scored, A. Nunez to second
- L. Walker walked, A. Nunez to third, A. Pujols to second
- J. Mabry lined into double play, L. Walker out at first
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to deep right

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 7, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 6th: Tampa Bay
- A. Huff singled to left
- J. Gomes grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, A. Huff out at second
- T. Lee grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 7, Tampa Bay 1

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- L. Gardner relieved T. Corcoran
- S. Seabol flied out to left center
- S. Taguchi struck out swinging
- Y. Molina grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 7, Tampa Bay 1

  Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
- D. Hollins doubled to deep left
- T. Hall flied out to right
- N. Green struck out swinging
- C. Crawford singled to left, D. Hollins scored
- J. Lugo reached on bunt single to third, C. Crawford to second
- C. Crawford to third, J. Lugo to second on wild pitch
- J. Cantu walked
- R. Flores relieved J. Suppan
- A. Huff doubled to deep center, C. Crawford, J. Lugo and J. Cantu scored
- A. Reyes relieved R. Flores
- J. Gomes struck out swinging

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 7, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- F. Nunez relieved L. Gardner
- D. Eckstein walked
- A. Nunez singled to left, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols struck out swinging
- L. Walker walked, D. Eckstein to third, A. Nunez to second
- J. Mabry walked, D. Eckstein scored, A. Nunez to third, L. Walker to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Mabry out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 8th: Tampa Bay
- R. Sanders in left field
- T. Lee walked
- J. Tavarez relieved A. Reyes
- D. Hollins singled to left, T. Lee to second
- R. Taylor hit for T. Hall
- R. Taylor struck out swinging
- N. Green struck out swinging
- R. King relieved J. Tavarez
- C. Crawford grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- K. Cash catching
- L. Carter relieved F. Nunez
- R. Sanders flied out to deep left
- S. Taguchi grounded bunt out to third
- Y. Molina grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 8, Tampa Bay 5

  Bottom 9th: Tampa Bay
- J. Isringhausen relieved R. King
- J. Lugo popped out to second
- J. Cantu struck out swinging
- A. Huff flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 8, Tampa Bay 5
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
3-4
2 RBI
 Tampa Bay
A. Huff A. Huff
3-5
3 RBI