Cincinnati 7, St. Louis 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(45-27)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 0 6 8 0
Cincinnati 1 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 X 7 13 1
WP: R. Ortiz (3-5) S: K. Mercker (1)
LP: M. Mulder (8-5)
(30-43)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- J. Randa singled to left center, R. Aurilia scored, S. Casey to second
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep center
- R. Aurilia singled to center, F. Lopez scored
- K. Griffey Jr. doubled to deep center, R. Aurilia and S. Casey scored
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep right
- R. Aurilia singled to left, J. LaRue scored, R. Ortiz to third
Top 5th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek homered to deep left
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop, A. Nunez scored, Y. Molina to third
- J. Edmonds singled to center, Y. Molina scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to center, D. Eckstein scored, J. Edmonds to second
- L. Walker grounded into fielder's choice, J. Edmonds scored, A. Pujols to third, R. Sanders out at second, A. Pujols scored on shortstop F. Lopez's throwing error
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 4 1 0 1 0 0 1 .292
J. Edmonds cf 4 1 1 1 1 2 1 .284
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .332
R. Sanders lf 2 0 1 0 2 1 0 .288
L. Walker rf 3 0 0 1 1 1 2 .249
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .302
A. Nunez 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .309
Y. Molina c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .258
M. Mulder p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .148
    S. Seabol ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .259
    A. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Taguchi ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mabry rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 33 6 8 5 4 6 14  
 Batting
2B - Y Molina (9, R Ortiz).
HR - M Grudzielanek (4, 5th inning off R Ortiz 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Grudzielanek (28), D Eckstein (22), J Edmonds (40), A Pujols (59), L Walker (29).
2-out RBI - J Edmonds.
GIDP - A Nunez, Y Molina.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - M Mulder (1, throw).
DP - 1 (M Grudzielanek-D Eckstein-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
F. Lopez ss 4 1 0 0 0 1 3 .290
R. Aurilia 2b 5 2 3 2 0 1 2 .266
S. Casey 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .320
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 0 1 2 0 2 2 .273
J. Randa 3b 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .293
W. Pena rf 3 0 0 0 1 3 4 .275
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Dunn lf 4 2 2 2 0 1 1 .246
J. LaRue c 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .255
R. Ortiz p 3 0 1 0 0 2 1 .100
    R. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
 Totals 35 7 13 7 2 10 17  
 Batting
2B - J LaRue 2 (9, J Tavarez, M Mulder); K Griffey Jr (19, M Mulder); R Ortiz (1, M Mulder).
HR - A Dunn 2 (20, 2nd inning off M Mulder 0 on, 0 Out, 3rd inning off M Mulder 0 on, 0 Out).
S - F Lopez.
RBI - J Randa (39), A Dunn 2 (39), R Aurilia 2 (26), K Griffey Jr 2 (48).
2-out RBI - J Randa, R Aurilia, K Griffey Jr 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Casey 2, W Pena 2.
GIDP - S Casey.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - F Lopez (5, throw).
DP - 2 (F Lopez-R Aurilia-S Casey, J Randa-R Aurilia-S Casey).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mulder (L, 8-5) 4.0 12 7 7 1 7 2 4.75
A. Reyes 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.91
R. King 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.70
J. Tavarez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.67
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz (W, 3-5) 7.0 5 3 3 3 5 1 6.22
R. Wagner 0.0 1 3 3 1 0 0 6.27
D. Weathers (H, 5) 1.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.99
K. Mercker (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.97
HBP - D Eckstein (by R Wagner); J Cruz (by J Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes - M Mulder 90-55; A Reyes 23-17; R King 15-8; J Tavarez 15-10; R Ortiz 100-63; R Wagner 12-4; D Weathers 22-16; K Mercker 4-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - M Mulder 4-1; A Reyes 1-3; R King 2-1; J Tavarez 1-1; R Ortiz 10-6; R Wagner 0-0; D Weathers 4-1; K Mercker 0-0.
Batters faced - M Mulder 24; A Reyes 6; R King 4; J Tavarez 5; R Ortiz 27; R Wagner 3; D Weathers 7; K Mercker 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Chris Guccione.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 31,566.
Weather: 80 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 3 mph, left to right.

Updated on Thursday, Jun 23, 2005 5:12 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
M. Grudzielanek M. Grudzielanek
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
2-4, 2 HR
2 RBI