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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein lined out to right
- J. Edmonds struck out swinging
- A. Pujols struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez struck out swinging
- R. Aurilia singled to right
- S. Casey singled to left center, R. Aurilia to second
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out looking
- J. Randa singled to left center, R. Aurilia scored, S. Casey to second
- W. Pena struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 1

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- R. Sanders walked
- L. Walker walked, R. Sanders to second
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to right
- A. Nunez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, L. Walker out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep center
- J. LaRue doubled to deep left center
- R. Ortiz struck out swinging
- F. Lopez grounded into fielder's choice, J. LaRue out at third
- F. Lopez out at third

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 5
- R. Aurilia singled to center, F. Lopez scored
- S. Casey singled to center, R. Aurilia to second
- K. Griffey Jr. doubled to deep center, R. Aurilia and S. Casey scored
- J. Randa walked
- W. Pena struck out swinging

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- Y. Molina grounded out to third
- M. Mulder grounded out to second
- D. Eckstein flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep right
- J. LaRue singled to left center
- R. Ortiz doubled to deep center, J. LaRue to third
- F. Lopez grounded out to pitcher
- R. Aurilia singled to left, J. LaRue scored, R. Ortiz to third
- S. Casey grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, R. Aurilia out at second

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 7

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds popped out to third
- A. Pujols popped out to second
- R. Sanders walked
- L. Walker struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- J. Randa lined out to right
- W. Pena struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, Cincinnati 7

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek homered to deep left
- A. Nunez singled to second
- Y. Molina doubled to left, A. Nunez to third
- S. Seabol hit for M. Mulder
- S. Seabol grounded out to third
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop, A. Nunez scored, Y. Molina to third
- J. Edmonds singled to center, Y. Molina scored
- A. Pujols grounded into fielder's choice, J. Edmonds out at second

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- A. Reyes relieved M. Mulder
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- J. LaRue flied out to center
- R. Ortiz struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders struck out swinging
- L. Walker grounded out to second
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez flied out to deep center
- R. Aurilia flied out to deep center
- S. Casey grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- A. Nunez singled to left
- Y. Molina grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Nunez out at second
- S. Taguchi hit for A. Reyes
- S. Taguchi flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- R. King relieved A. Reyes
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to second
- J. Randa flied out to right
- W. Pena walked
- A. Dunn grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 7

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- R. Wagner relieved R. Ortiz
- D. Eckstein hit by pitch
- J. Edmonds walked, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols singled to center, D. Eckstein scored, J. Edmonds to second
- D. Weathers relieved R. Wagner
- J. Cruz in right field
- R. Sanders singled to center, J. Edmonds to third, A. Pujols 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
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to right
- A. Nunez grounded out to first

3 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 6, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Tavarez relieved R. King
- J. Mabry in right field
- J. LaRue doubled to deep left
- J. Cruz hit by pitch
- F. Lopez sacrificed to pitcher, J. LaRue to third, J. Cruz to second
- R. Aurilia struck out swinging
- S. Casey flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Cincinnati 7

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina grounded out to second
- J. Mabry singled to right
- D. Eckstein grounded into fielder's choice, J. Mabry out at second
- K. Mercker relieved D. Weathers
- J. Edmonds struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 6, Cincinnati 7
 
 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