St. Louis 12, Cincinnati 6
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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 6 9 5
St. Louis 0 0 2 2 0 2 5 1 X 12 17 1
WP: A. Reyes (4-2)
LP: L. Hudson (6-9)
(98-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds singled to right, D. Eckstein scored
- M. Grudzielanek singled to third, J. Edmonds scored, L. Walker to second
Top 4th: Cincinnati
- R. Freel safe at first on pitcher M. Mulder's fielding error, E. Encarnacion scored, C. Denorfia to third, R. Keisler to second
- F. Lopez singled to right, R. Keisler and C. Denorfia scored, R. Freel to third, F. Lopez to second advancing on throw
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to center, A. Nunez scored, S. Seabol to third
- A. Pujols singled to right, S. Seabol scored, D. Eckstein to second
Top 6th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn walked, L. Hudson scored, R. Freel to third, F. Lopez to second
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders doubled to right, A. Pujols and S. Taguchi scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to center, Y. Molina scored, S. Schumaker to second
- A. Pujols homered to deep left center, D. Eckstein, S. Taguchi and S. Schumaker scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- J. Mabry hit sacrifice fly to left, H. Luna scored
Top 9th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion singled to center, R. Aurilia scored, A. Kearns to third
- A. Kearns scored, E. Encarnacion to second on passed ball
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel lf 4 0 0 0 1 2 5 .274
F. Lopez ss 4 0 2 2 1 1 0 .290
A. Dunn 1b 3 0 0 1 2 2 3 .250
R. Aurilia 2b 5 1 2 0 0 2 3 .282
J. LaRue c 4 0 0 0 1 2 6 .260
A. Kearns rf 4 1 2 0 1 1 3 .237
E. Encarnacion 3b 2 1 2 1 3 0 0 .232
C. Denorfia cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 5 .241
R. Keisler p 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 .267
    L. Hudson p 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .320
    B. Shackelford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Olmedo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
    M. Belisle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    J. Valentine p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
 Totals 35 6 9 4 10 11 29  
 Batting
2B - L Hudson (2, B Thompson); A Kearns (25, J Tavarez).
RBI - F Lopez 2 (82), A Dunn (100), E Encarnacion (29).
2-out RBI - F Lopez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 2, J Cruz 1, J LaRue 1, R Freel 1, A Kearns 2, C Denorfia 1.
GIDP - C Denorfia.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
CS - F Lopez (7, 2nd base by M Mulder/Y Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - A Dunn (9, catch); R Aurilia (10, throw); M Belisle (2, throw); F Lopez 2 (17, ground ball, throw).
Outfield assists - R Freel (R Sanders at Home).
PB - J LaRue.
DP - 1 (E Encarnacion-R Aurilia-A Dunn).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 5 2 4 2 0 0 0 .296
    J. Gall lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270
J. Edmonds cf 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .263
    S. Taguchi ph-cf 3 2 1 0 0 1 2 .287
A. Pujols 1b 4 2 2 5 1 0 2 .330
    E. Diaz c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
R. Sanders lf 4 0 1 2 0 1 5 .267
    C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Duncan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
L. Walker rf 2 0 0 0 1 1 2 .283
    A. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Rodriguez ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295
    H. Luna ph-rf-ss 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .276
M. Grudzielanek 2b 5 0 3 1 0 0 0 .291
Y. Molina c 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 .253
    J. Mabry ph-1b 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .241
A. Nunez 3b 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .283
M. Mulder p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .145
    S. Seabol ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .219
    B. Thompson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Schumaker rf-lf-rf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .273
 Totals 41 12 17 12 3 4 19  
 Batting
2B - R Sanders (13, L Hudson).
HR - A Pujols (40, 7th inning off M Belisle 3 on, 2 Out).
SF - J Mabry.
RBI - J Edmonds (89), M Grudzielanek (57), D Eckstein 2 (60), A Pujols 5 (115), R Sanders 2 (51), J Mabry (32).
2-out RBI - M Grudzielanek, R Sanders 2, D Eckstein, A Pujols 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Walker 1, Y Molina 1, S Schumaker 1.
GIDP - R Sanders.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - D Eckstein (11, 2nd base off R Keisler/J LaRue), J Edmonds (5, 3rd base off R Keisler/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - M Mulder (2, ground ball).
PB - E Diaz.
DP - 1 (D Eckstein-M Grudzielanek-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Keisler 3.1 9 4 4 2 2 0 6.27
L. Hudson (L, 6-9) 2.1 2 2 0 1 1 0 6.38
B. Shackelford 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.43
M. Belisle 1.0 4 5 0 0 1 1 4.41
J. Valentine 1.0 1 1 0 0 0 0 8.16
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Mulder 4.0 2 3 0 7 5 0 3.64
B. Thompson 1.0 2 1 1 2 1 0 3.00
R. King (BS, 6) 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.40
A. Reyes (W, 4-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.18
C. Eldred (H, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.98
R. Flores 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.51
J. Tavarez 1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 3.53
WP - M Mulder.
Pitches-strikes - R Keisler 84-53; L Hudson 30-19; B Shackelford 2-2; M Belisle 25-19; J Valentine 22-14; M Mulder 91-46; B Thompson 27-15; R King 8-3; A Reyes 17-10; C Eldred 14-9; R Flores 12-8; J Tavarez 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Keisler 3-5; L Hudson 4-2; B Shackelford 0-0; M Belisle 0-2; J Valentine 2-1; M Mulder 5-1; B Thompson 2-0; R King 0-0; A Reyes 0-0; C Eldred 3-0; R Flores 1-0; J Tavarez 2-1.
Batters faced - R Keisler 21; L Hudson 10; B Shackelford 1; M Belisle 8; J Valentine 5; M Mulder 21; B Thompson 7; R King 2; A Reyes 3; C Eldred 3; R Flores 3; J Tavarez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Travis Reininger. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Derryl Cousins.
Ejections: ST LOUIS' King by Reininger (6th).
Time: 3:32.
Attendance: 47,257.
Weather: 67 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS' RAY KING WAS EJECTED IN THE SIXTH INNING BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE TRAVIS REININGER.
THE HOME RUN BY ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS IN THE SEVENTH INNING WAS THE 200TH OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Saturday, Oct 1, 2005 12:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
F. Lopez F. Lopez
2-4
2 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-4, 1 HR
5 RBI