Cincinnati 11, St. Louis 4
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(44-25)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 10 1
Cincinnati 1 4 5 0 0 1 0 0 X 11 12 1
WP: B. Claussen (4-4)
LP: J. Marquis (8-5)
(28-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- S. Casey grounded out to pitcher, R. Aurilia scored
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi singled to shallow right center, S. Rolen scored, S. Seabol to third
- Y. Molina hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Seabol scored, S. Taguchi to second
- J. Marquis singled to left center, S. Taguchi scored
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Randa homered to deep center
- J. Valentin homered to deep right, A. Dunn and W. Pena scored
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- R. Sanders flied out to left, A. Pujols scored on catcher J. Valentin's fielding error
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
- W. Pena safe at first on second baseman M. Grudzielanek's fielding error, S. Casey scored, K. Griffey Jr. to third, A. Dunn to second
- J. Valentin walked, K. Griffey Jr. scored, A. Dunn to third, W. Pena to second
- F. Lopez doubled to left center, A. Dunn, W. Pena and J. Valentin scored
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia singled to right, K. Kelly scored, F. Lopez to second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .293
    C. Eldred p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 .303
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .330
R. Sanders lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
    J. Mabry lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .267
S. Rolen 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .250
S. Seabol rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .263
S. Taguchi cf 4 1 3 1 0 0 1 .268
Y. Molina c 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 .254
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Nunez ss 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .300
J. Marquis p 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .361
    B. Thompson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Diaz ph-c 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .222
 Totals 35 4 10 3 2 1 10  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (18, B Claussen); S Seabol (4, M Belisle).
S - B Thompson.
SF - Y Molina.
RBI - S Taguchi (14), Y Molina (21), J Marquis (7).
2-out RBI - J Marquis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Diaz 2, D Eckstein 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - A Pujols (6, 3rd base off B Claussen/J Valentin), S Taguchi (3, 3rd base off B Claussen/J Valentin).
 
 Fielding
E - M Grudzielanek (4, ground ball).
DP - 2 (M Grudzielanek-D Eckstein-A Pujols, S Rolen-M Grudzielanek-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Lopez ss 4 0 1 3 1 1 1 .294
R. Aurilia 2b 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 .260
S. Casey 1b 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .324
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .277
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    W. Bergolla ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .139
    R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Randa 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .289
A. Dunn lf 2 2 0 0 2 1 0 .244
W. Pena rf-cf 4 2 1 1 0 0 0 .281
J. Valentin c 2 2 1 4 2 0 0 .253
B. Claussen p 2 0 1 0 0 1 3 .053
    K. Kelly ph-cf 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .375
    J. Cruz rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .271
 Totals 35 11 12 11 5 6 15  
 Batting
2B - W Pena (10, J Marquis); F Lopez (16, B Thompson).
3B - R Aurilia (2, J Marquis).
HR - J Randa (11, 2nd inning off J Marquis 0 on, 0 Out), J Valentin (3, 2nd inning off J Marquis 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - S Casey (32), J Randa (38), J Valentin 4 (13), W Pena (22), F Lopez 3 (43), R Aurilia (24).
2-out RBI - F Lopez 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Aurilia 1, J Randa 1.
GIDP - F Lopez, W Bergolla.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Valentin (2, catch).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (L, 8-5) 2.1 7 10 6 3 1 2 4.10
B. Thompson 2.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.18
R. Flores 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 3.52
C. Eldred 2.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 1.80
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Claussen (W, 4-4) 6.0 7 4 3 2 0 0 4.07
M. Belisle 2.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
R. Stone 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.70
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 69-38; B Thompson 26-18; R Flores 23-14; C Eldred 33-21; B Claussen 110-65; M Belisle 28-23; R Stone 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 4-2; B Thompson 4-2; R Flores 1-1; C Eldred 4-0; B Claussen 5-13; M Belisle 4-2; R Stone 2-0.
Batters faced - J Marquis 17; B Thompson 9; R Flores 6; C Eldred 8; B Claussen 27; M Belisle 9; R Stone 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Larry Poncino. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Lance Barksdale.
Time: 2:49.
Attendance: 22,268.
Weather: 82 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 4 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI CENTER FIELDER KENNY KELLY LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE EIGHTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT KNEE INJURY.

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 21, 2005 10:01 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Taguchi S. Taguchi
3-4
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Valentin J. Valentin
1-2, 1 HR
4 RBI