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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- A. Miles struck out looking
- C. Duncan homered to deep right
- A. Pujols singled to left
- S. Rolen walked, A. Pujols to second
- J. Encarnacion homered to deep left, S. Rolen and A. Pujols scored
- P. Wilson walked
- R. Belliard grounded out to third, P. Wilson to second
- Y. Molina struck out swinging

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 1st: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre grounded out to second
- C. Izturis grounded out to second
- M. Murton grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- C. Carpenter struck out swinging
- A. Miles singled to right
- C. Duncan walked, A. Miles to second
- A. Pujols grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Duncan out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 2nd: Chi Cubs
- A. Ramirez flied out to deep left
- J. Jones grounded out to shortstop
- P. Nevin singled to center
- H. Blanco struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- S. Rolen lined out to left
- J. Encarnacion singled to shortstop
- P. Wilson grounded into fielder's choice, J. Encarnacion out at second
- R. Belliard singled to center, P. Wilson to second
- Y. Molina flied out to right

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 3rd: Chi Cubs
- R. Cedeno grounded out to first
- J. Mateo struck out looking
- J. Pierre singled to right
- C. Izturis popped out to shallow left

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- C. Carpenter singled to left
- A. Miles grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, C. Carpenter out at second
- C. Duncan grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
- M. Murton singled to right
- A. Ramirez safe at first on center fielder J. Encarnacion's fielding error, M. Murton to second
- J. Jones flied out to left
- P. Nevin grounded into double play third to first, M. Murton out at third

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols struck out swinging
- S. Rolen popped out to first
- J. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 5th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco grounded out to shortstop
- R. Cedeno flied out to center
- J. Mateo struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- P. Wilson grounded out to shortstop
- R. Belliard flied out to deep left center
- Y. Molina flied out to deep left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0

  Bottom 6th: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre tripled to deep right
- C. Izturis struck out swinging
- M. Murton singled to center, J. Pierre scored
- A. Ramirez doubled to left, M. Murton to third
- J. Jones grounded out to shortstop, M. Murton scored, A. Ramirez to third
- P. Nevin struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 2

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- C. Carpenter struck out swinging
- A. Miles safe at first on second baseman R. Cedeno's fielding error
- C. Duncan grounded into double play first to shortstop, A. Miles out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 2

  Bottom 7th: Chi Cubs
- H. Blanco flied out to left
- R. Cedeno grounded out to shortstop
- R. Theriot hit for J. Mateo
- R. Theriot struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 2

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- D. Aardsma relieved J. Mateo
- A. Pujols struck out swinging
- S. Rolen lined out to center
- J. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 2

  Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
- J. Pierre singled to center
- C. Izturis grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, J. Pierre out at second
- M. Murton struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 2

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- P. Wilson grounded out to shortstop
- R. Belliard popped out to shortstop
- Y. Molina doubled to deep left
- S. Spiezio hit for C. Carpenter
- W. Ohman relieved D. Aardsma
- S. Spiezio singled to left, Y. Molina scored
- A. Miles struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 2

  Bottom 9th: Chi Cubs
- J. Encarnacion in right field
- J. Isringhausen relieved C. Carpenter
- J. Edmonds in center field
- A. Ramirez homered to deep left
- J. Jones grounded out to shortstop
- P. Nevin struck out looking
- M. Barrett hit for H. Blanco
- M. Barrett flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Chi Cubs 3
 
 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