St. Louis 5, Atlanta 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 6 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 5 9 0
WP: R. King (3-2)
LP: C. Reitsma (3-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Atlanta
- R. Furcal struck out swinging
- K. Johnson homered to deep center
- M. Giles flied out to right
- A. Jones walked
- A. LaRoche flied out to left center

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

  Bottom 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein walked
- J. Rodriguez singled to right center, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols fouled out to catcher
- J. Edmonds grounded out to second, D. Eckstein to third, J. Rodriguez to second
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to left

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

  Top 2nd: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur homered to deep left
- B. McCann popped out to third
- W. Betemit singled to right
- J. Sosa popped bunt out to first
- R. Furcal grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
- A. Nunez flied out to right center
- S. Taguchi doubled to left
- M. Mahoney flied out to left
- C. Carpenter grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 3rd: Atlanta
- K. Johnson struck out swinging
- M. Giles flied out to center
- A. Jones struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein walked
- D. Eckstein stole second
- D. Eckstein to third on passed ball
- J. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- A. Pujols flied out to right
- J. Edmonds flied out to deep left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 4th: Atlanta
- A. LaRoche flied out to left
- J. Francoeur struck out looking
- B. McCann singled to right, B. McCann out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 4th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek flied out to deep left
- A. Nunez flied out to left
- S. Taguchi grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 5th: Atlanta
- W. Betemit struck out swinging
- J. Sosa struck out swinging
- R. Furcal struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 5th: St. Louis
- M. Mahoney lined out to left
- C. Carpenter grounded out to second
- D. Eckstein doubled to left
- J. Rodriguez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 6th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson walked
- M. Giles sacrificed to pitcher, K. Johnson to second
- A. Jones grounded into fielder's choice, K. Johnson out at third
- A. LaRoche grounded out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols flied out to right
- J. Edmonds doubled to deep left
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging
- A. Nunez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 7th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur struck out looking
- B. McCann struck out swinging
- W. Betemit lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 7th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi flied out to center
- M. Mahoney struck out swinging
- C. Carpenter grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Top 8th: Atlanta
- P. Orr hit for J. Sosa
- P. Orr grounded out to second
- R. Furcal grounded out to first
- K. Johnson struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 0

  Bottom 8th: St. Louis
- K. Farnsworth relieved J. Sosa
- D. Eckstein flied out to right
- J. Rodriguez grounded out to first
- A. Pujols homered to deep center
- J. Foster relieved K. Farnsworth
- J. Edmonds walked
- C. Reitsma relieved J. Foster
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, St. Louis 1

  Top 9th: Atlanta
- J. Isringhausen relieved C. Carpenter
- M. Giles singled to right
- M. Giles stole second
- A. Jones walked
- A. LaRoche grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Giles to third, A. Jones out at second
- J. Francoeur doubled to deep right center, M. Giles scored
- R. King relieved J. Isringhausen
- B. McCann hit by pitch
- W. Betemit walked, J. Francoeur to third, B. McCann to second
- C. Reitsma grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 3, St. Louis 1

  Bottom 9th: St. Louis
- A. Nunez singled to center
- S. Taguchi singled to center, A. Nunez to second
- H. Luna hit for M. Mahoney
- H. Luna singled to second, A. Nunez to third, S. Taguchi to second
- S. Seabol hit for R. King
- S. Seabol lined out to third
- D. Eckstein homered to deep left, A. Nunez, S. Taguchi and H. Luna scored

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 3, St. Louis 5
 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
J. Francoeur J. Francoeur
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
D. Eckstein D. Eckstein
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI