St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(95-55)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 5 11 0
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 0
WP: M. Mulder (16-7)
LP: G. Maddux (12-13)
(73-76)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to right
- J. Edmonds grounded out to pitcher, D. Eckstein to second
- A. Pujols grounded out to pitcher
- L. Walker singled to right, D. Eckstein scored
- L. Walker stole second
- R. Sanders struck out looking

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Macias grounded out to catcher
- N. Perez singled to third
- D. Lee walked, N. Perez to second
- N. Garciaparra grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, D. Lee out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek walked
- A. Nunez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Grudzielanek out at second
- E. Diaz singled to right, A. Nunez to third
- M. Mulder sacrificed to pitcher, A. Nunez scored, E. Diaz to second
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- J. Burnitz singled to center
- M. Murton singled to right, J. Burnitz to second
- C. Patterson sacrificed to pitcher, J. Burnitz to third, M. Murton to second
- H. Blanco grounded into fielder's choice, J. Burnitz out at home, M. Murton to third
- G. Maddux grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds doubled to deep left center
- A. Pujols grounded out to third, J. Edmonds to third
- L. Walker singled to right, J. Edmonds scored
- R. Sanders singled to left, L. Walker to second
- M. Grudzielanek grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, R. Sanders out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- J. Macias grounded out to shortstop
- N. Perez singled to left
- D. Lee singled to right, N. Perez to second
- N. Garciaparra grounded into fielder's choice, N. Perez to third, D. Lee out at second
- J. Burnitz struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- A. Nunez grounded out to second
- E. Diaz grounded out to shortstop
- M. Mulder flied out to shallow left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton singled to left
- C. Patterson popped out to second
- H. Blanco grounded into double play shortstop to first, M. Murton out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein popped out to shallow left
- J. Edmonds struck out looking
- A. Pujols singled to left center
- L. Walker grounded into fielder's choice, A. Pujols out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- G. Maddux grounded out to first
- J. Macias doubled to left
- N. Perez grounded out to shortstop, J. Macias to third
- D. Lee grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders grounded out to shortstop
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging
- A. Nunez grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- S. Taguchi in left field
- N. Garciaparra grounded out to second
- J. Burnitz homered to deep right
- M. Murton fouled out to first
- C. Patterson struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- E. Diaz grounded out to third
- M. Mulder singled to pitcher
- D. Eckstein doubled to deep left, M. Mulder scored
- J. Edmonds doubled to deep right, D. Eckstein scored
- J. Macias in center field
- S. Mitre relieved G. Maddux
- T. Walker at second
- A. Pujols grounded out to pitcher
- L. Walker intentionally walked
- S. Taguchi popped out to pitcher

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco walked
- T. Walker struck out swinging
- H. Blanco to second on wild pitch
- J. Macias grounded out to third
- N. Perez flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- M. Grudzielanek singled to right
- A. Nunez struck out swinging, M. Grudzielanek caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- E. Diaz grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- A. Reyes relieved M. Mulder
- D. Lee struck out looking
- N. Garciaparra flied out to right
- J. Burnitz walked
- M. Murton grounded into fielder's choice, J. Burnitz out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- J. Mabry hit for A. Reyes
- J. Mabry flied out to left
- D. Eckstein grounded out to second
- J. Edmonds hit by pitch
- J. Edmonds to second on wild pitch
- A. Pujols walked
- L. Walker grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- Y. Molina catching
- J. Isringhausen relieved A. Reyes
- B. Grieve hit for S. Mitre
- B. Grieve struck out swinging
- H. Blanco grounded out to third
- T. Walker grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 1
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
L. Walker L. Walker
2-4
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
J. Burnitz J. Burnitz
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI