St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 12 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 9 1
WP: J. Marquis (13-14)
LP: R. Ortiz (9-11)
(70-81)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- L. Walker doubled to deep center, A. Pujols scored
- A. Nunez singled to right, L. Walker scored
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein homered to deep left, S. Taguchi scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 5 1 3 2 0 0 2 .291
J. Edmonds cf 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .257
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 3 0 0 1 0 .337
L. Walker rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .278
A. Nunez 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .290
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .291
S. Taguchi lf 4 2 2 1 0 0 0 .293
Y. Molina c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .261
J. Marquis p 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .321
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Gall ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 5 12 5 0 5 13  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols 2 (37, R Ortiz 2); L Walker (19, R Ortiz); D Eckstein (25, R Ortiz).
HR - D Eckstein (8, 2nd inning off R Ortiz 1 on, 2 Out), S Taguchi (8, 4th inning off R Ortiz 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - L Walker (49), A Nunez (43), D Eckstein 2 (58), S Taguchi (49).
2-out RBI - L Walker, A Nunez, D Eckstein 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 2, M Grudzielanek 1.
GIDP - J Edmonds.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Grudzielanek-D Eckstein-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .272
F. Lopez ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .285
A. Dunn 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .247
R. Aurilia 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282
J. Valentin c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .289
A. Kearns rf 3 0 2 0 1 1 0 .241
W. Pena cf 4 0 3 0 0 1 1 .262
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 1 1 0 1 5 .225
R. Ortiz p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .080
    A. Holbert ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Valentine p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Simpson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Denorfia ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .316
    J. Hancock p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
 Totals 35 1 9 1 1 5 11  
 Batting
2B - W Pena (17, J Marquis).
HR - E Encarnacion (7, 7th inning off J Marquis 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - E Encarnacion (21).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Encarnacion 3.
GIDP - J Valentin.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - A Dunn (7, dropped foul ball).
DP - 1 (F Lopez-A Dunn).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (W, 13-14) 7.0 8 1 1 1 3 1 4.03
R. Flores 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.69
J. Tavarez 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.10
J. Isringhausen 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.17
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Ortiz (L, 9-11) 5.0 10 5 5 0 2 2 5.11
J. Valentine 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 9.00
A. Simpson 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 12.46
J. Hancock 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.86
BALK - R Ortiz.
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 109-69; R Flores 4-3; J Tavarez 4-2; J Isringhausen 18-10; R Ortiz 76-50; J Valentine 20-13; A Simpson 15-9; J Hancock 16-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 11-7; R Flores 0-0; J Tavarez 1-1; J Isringhausen 1-1; R Ortiz 9-4; J Valentine 0-2; A Simpson 1-0; J Hancock 4-2.
Batters faced - J Marquis 29; R Flores 1; J Tavarez 2; J Isringhausen 4; R Ortiz 24; J Valentine 5; A Simpson 3; J Hancock 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Tom Hallion. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Time: 2:26.
Attendance: 16,784.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 21, 2005 9:37 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
D. Eckstein D. Eckstein
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
W. Pena W. Pena
3-4
0 RBI