St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(96-57)
    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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to center
- J. Edmonds grounded into double play shortstop to first, D. Eckstein out at second
- A. Pujols doubled to left
- L. Walker doubled to deep center, A. Pujols scored
- A. Nunez singled to right, L. Walker scored
- M. Grudzielanek lined out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel struck out looking
- F. Lopez lined out to center
- A. Dunn grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi singled to left
- S. Taguchi to second on balk
- Y. Molina grounded out to shortstop
- J. Marquis grounded out to pitcher, S. Taguchi to third
- D. Eckstein homered to deep left, S. Taguchi scored
- J. Edmonds grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia grounded out to third
- J. Valentin grounded out to shortstop
- A. Kearns singled to left
- W. Pena singled to right, A. Kearns to second
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- on first baseman A. Dunn's fielding error
- A. Pujols singled to center
- L. Walker grounded into fielder's choice, A. Pujols out at second
- A. Nunez flied out to center
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- R. Ortiz grounded out to first
- R. Freel grounded out to third
- F. Lopez singled to right
- A. Dunn flied out to left center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi homered to deep left
- Y. Molina grounded out to third
- J. Marquis flied out to left
- D. Eckstein doubled to right
- J. Edmonds grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia flied out to center
- J. Valentin flied out to left
- A. Kearns walked
- W. Pena doubled to left, A. Kearns to third
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols doubled to deep center
- L. Walker lined out to center, A. Pujols to third
- A. Nunez grounded out to first
- M. Grudzielanek struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- A. Holbert hit for R. Ortiz
- A. Holbert grounded out to third
- R. Freel singled to center
- F. Lopez grounded into fielder's choice, R. Freel out at second
- A. Dunn popped out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- J. Valentine relieved R. Ortiz
- S. Taguchi flied out to deep right
- Y. Molina singled to left
- J. Marquis singled to pitcher, Y. Molina to second
- D. Eckstein flied out to right
- J. Edmonds struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia singled to left
- J. Valentin grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, R. Aurilia out at second
- A. Kearns singled to center
- W. Pena struck out swinging

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 0

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- A. Simpson relieved J. Valentine
- A. Pujols struck out swinging
- L. Walker grounded out to second
- A. Nunez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left
- C. Denorfia hit for A. Simpson
- C. Denorfia grounded out to third
- R. Freel flied out to left
- F. Lopez flied out to deep right center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- J. Hancock relieved A. Simpson
- M. Grudzielanek grounded out to third
- S. Taguchi grounded out to third
- Y. Molina grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- R. Flores relieved J. Marquis
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- J. Tavarez relieved R. Flores
- R. Aurilia popped out to shallow left
- J. Valentin grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- J. Gall hit for J. Tavarez
- J. Gall grounded out to third
- D. Eckstein flied out to center
- J. Edmonds flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Isringhausen relieved J. Tavarez
- A. Kearns struck out swinging
- W. Pena singled to center
- E. Encarnacion flied out to deep center
- J. Cruz hit for J. Hancock
- J. Cruz grounded into fielder's choice, W. Pena out at second

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