St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(66-57)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 9 1
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 3 8 1
WP: C. Carpenter (12-6) S: J. Isringhausen (30)
LP: J. Mateo (1-1)
(53-70)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- C. Duncan homered to deep right
- J. Encarnacion homered to deep left, S. Rolen and A. Pujols scored
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton singled to center, J. Pierre scored
- J. Jones grounded out to shortstop, M. Murton scored, A. Ramirez to third
Top 9th: St. Louis
- S. Spiezio singled to left, Y. Molina scored
Bot 9th: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles ss 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .261
C. Duncan lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .345
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .326
S. Rolen 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .316
J. Encarnacion cf-rf 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .281
P. Wilson rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Belliard 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
Y. Molina c 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .217
C. Carpenter p 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .098
    S. Spiezio ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .268
    J. Edmonds cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
 Totals 34 5 9 5 3 7 9  
 Batting
2B - Y Molina (23, D Aardsma).
HR - C Duncan (14, 1st inning off J Mateo 0 on, 1 Out), J Encarnacion (17, 1st inning off J Mateo 2 on, 1 Out).
RBI - C Duncan (29), J Encarnacion 3 (66), S Spiezio (36).
2-out RBI - S Spiezio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Molina 2.
GIDP - A Pujols, A Miles, C Duncan.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - J Encarnacion (5, fly ball).
DP - 2 (S Rolen-A Pujols, A Pujols-A Miles-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .288
C. Izturis ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .249
M. Murton lf 4 1 2 1 0 1 0 .296
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .280
J. Jones rf 4 0 0 1 0 0 2 .275
P. Nevin 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 3 .255
H. Blanco c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .240
    M. Barrett ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .327
R. Cedeno 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
J. Mateo p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
    R. Theriot ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .310
    D. Aardsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 34 3 8 3 0 8 9  
 Batting
2B - A Ramirez (26, C Carpenter).
3B - J Pierre (12, C Carpenter).
HR - A Ramirez (30, 9th inning off J Isringhausen 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Murton (46), J Jones (60), A Ramirez (84).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Nevin 1.
GIDP - P Nevin, C Izturis.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - R Cedeno (19, pop up).
DP - 3 (C Izturis-R Cedeno-P Nevin, J Mateo-C Izturis-P Nevin, P Nevin-C Izturis).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Carpenter (W, 12-6) 8.0 7 2 2 0 7 0 3.05
J. Isringhausen (S, 30) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 3.23
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Mateo (L, 1-1) 7.0 7 4 4 3 5 2 3.79
D. Aardsma 1.2 1 1 1 0 1 0 5.93
W. Ohman 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.88
Pitches-strikes - C Carpenter 114-76; J Isringhausen 14-9; J Mateo 101-68; D Aardsma 18-12; W Ohman 7-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Carpenter 12-5; J Isringhausen 1-1; J Mateo 11-5; D Aardsma 2-2; W Ohman 0-0.
Batters faced - C Carpenter 30; J Isringhausen 4; J Mateo 29; D Aardsma 6; W Ohman 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Derryl Cousins. 2B--Ed Hickox. 3B--Jeff Nelson.
Time: 2:14.
Attendance: 40,485.
Weather: 73 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from left.

Updated on Sunday, Aug 20, 2006 4:51 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
J. Encarnacion J. Encarnacion
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI