St. Louis 4, San Diego 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(32-17)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 7 0
San Diego 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 13 0
WP: S. Ponson (4-0) S: J. Isringhausen (16)
LP: C. Park (2-3)
(25-24)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: San Diego
- J. Bard doubled to deep left, B. Giles scored
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- Y. Molina grounded out to second, S. Rolen scored, J. Encarnacion to third
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- S. Rolen doubled to deep right, S. Ponson and D. Eckstein scored, S. Spiezio to third
- J. Encarnacion hit sacrifice fly to center, S. Spiezio scored
Bot 3rd: San Diego
- B. Giles homered to deep right
Bot 6th: San Diego
- M. Bellhorn homered to deep left
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .326
S. Spiezio lf 3 1 0 0 0 0 1 .303
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    J. Rodriguez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .342
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 0 0 1 0 4 .317
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 2 2 0 1 2 .319
J. Encarnacion rf 3 0 2 1 0 1 3 .250
S. Taguchi cf 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 .265
Y. Molina c 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 .169
H. Luna 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .330
S. Ponson p 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .375
    J. Marquis ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    A. Wainwright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    L. Bigbie lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .222
 Totals 30 4 7 4 4 7 17  
 Batting
2B - S Rolen (12, C Park); S Taguchi (6, S Cassidy).
3B - J Encarnacion (4, C Park).
S - S Taguchi , Y Molina.
SF - J Encarnacion.
RBI - Y Molina (15), S Rolen 2 (25), J Encarnacion (22).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Bigbie 1, J Encarnacion 1, S Taguchi 1, Y Molina 1, H Luna 1.
GIDP - A Pujols.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (A Pujols-D Eckstein-A Pujols).
 San Diego
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Roberts lf 5 0 1 0 0 2 1 .289
M. Cameron cf 5 0 1 0 0 2 0 .246
B. Giles rf 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 .278
J. Bard c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .368
K. Greene ss 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .226
M. Bellhorn 2b-1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 3 .231
A. Gonzalez 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .241
    J. Barfield pr-2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
G. Blum 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .291
C. Park p 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .294
    P. McAnulty ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .200
    S. Cassidy p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Embree p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Brower p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Piazza ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
 Totals 37 3 13 3 2 8 10  
 Batting
2B - J Bard (4, S Ponson); G Blum (4, A Wainwright); A Gonzalez (10, B Looper).
HR - B Giles (5, 3rd inning off S Ponson 0 on, 2 Out), M Bellhorn (3, 6th inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Bard (11), B Giles (32), M Bellhorn (12).
2-out RBI - J Bard, B Giles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Park 1, M Bellhorn 1, G Blum 2, K Greene 1, P McAnulty 1.
GIDP - G Blum.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - D Roberts (2, 2nd base by R Flores/Y Molina).
Picked Off - B Giles (1st base, Y Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (K Greene-J Barfield-M Bellhorn).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Ponson (W, 4-0) 5.0 7 2 2 1 4 1 2.92
A. Wainwright (H, 4) 1.0 2 1 1 0 3 1 2.28
R. Flores (H, 5) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.11
B. Looper (H, 5) 0.2 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.19
J. Isringhausen (S, 16) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 3.57
 San Diego
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Park (L, 2-3) 6.0 6 4 4 2 2 0 4.66
S. Cassidy 1.2 1 0 0 2 3 0 1.73
A. Embree 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.00
J. Brower 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9.53
IBB - A Pujols (by S Cassidy).
HBP - S Spiezio (by C Park); D Eckstein (by J Brower).
Pitches-strikes - S Ponson 75-47; A Wainwright 21-15; R Flores 16-10; B Looper 17-10; J Isringhausen 18-9; C Park 91-55; S Cassidy 34-19; A Embree 5-3; J Brower 6-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - S Ponson 5-6; A Wainwright 0-0; R Flores 1-2; B Looper 0-2; J Isringhausen 1-0; C Park 11-5; S Cassidy 2-0; A Embree 0-0; J Brower 2-0.
Batters faced - S Ponson 22; A Wainwright 5; R Flores 4; B Looper 4; J Isringhausen 4; C Park 27; S Cassidy 8; A Embree 1; J Brower 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Time: 2:41.
Attendance: 32,722.
Weather: 69 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to right.

Updated on Sunday, May 28, 2006 4:27 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Rolen S. Rolen
2-4
2 RBI
 San Diego
B. Giles B. Giles
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI