NY Mets 6, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(66-60)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
NY Mets 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 1 X 6 9 0
WP: D. Williams (3-3)
LP: J. Marquis (13-12)
(78-48)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: NY Mets
- P. Lo Duca tripled to deep right, J. Reyes scored
- D. Wright hit sacrifice fly to deep right, P. Lo Duca scored, C. Beltran to third
- S. Green singled to center, C. Beltran scored, C. Delgado to second
Top 5th: St. Louis
- G. Bennett homered to deep left, A. Miles scored
Bot 5th: NY Mets
- C. Delgado homered to deep right, C. Beltran scored
Bot 8th: NY Mets
- J. Reyes singled to left, J. Valentin scored, E. Chavez to third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Belliard 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 3 .253
S. Taguchi lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .267
    T. Johnson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Sosa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .130
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .328
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .311
J. Encarnacion cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .278
P. Wilson rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .265
A. Miles ss 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .265
G. Bennett c 3 1 2 2 0 0 1 .206
    C. Duncan ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .339
J. Marquis p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .174
    S. Spiezio ph-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .271
 Totals 33 2 7 2 1 7 14  
 Batting
2B - S Taguchi (16, D Williams); S Spiezio (10, D Williams).
HR - G Bennett (2, 5th inning off D Williams 1 on, 0 Out).
S - J Marquis.
RBI - G Bennett 2 (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Rolen 1, S Taguchi 3.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Pujols-A Miles-J Marquis, R Belliard-A Pujols).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .297
P. Lo Duca c 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .312
C. Beltran cf 3 2 0 0 1 0 3 .284
C. Delgado 1b 2 1 1 2 2 0 2 .261
D. Wright 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 .299
S. Green rf 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .283
J. Valentin 2b 2 1 0 0 2 1 3 .283
E. Chavez lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .300
D. Williams p 3 0 0 0 0 3 0 .062
    R. Hernandez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Franco ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .270
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 30 6 9 6 6 7 16  
 Batting
3B - P Lo Duca (1, J Marquis).
HR - C Delgado (32, 5th inning off J Marquis 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - D Wright.
RBI - P Lo Duca (38), D Wright (91), S Green (52), C Delgado 2 (88), J Reyes (66).
2-out RBI - S Green, J Reyes.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Valentin 1, P Lo Duca 1.
GIDP - C Delgado.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Reyes (53, 2nd base off J Marquis/G Bennett).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis (L, 13-12) 6.0 7 5 5 4 4 1 5.77
T. Johnson 1.2 2 1 1 2 3 0 5.08
J. Sosa 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.08
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Williams (W, 3-3) 6.1 7 2 2 1 4 1 6.40
R. Hernandez (H, 12) 1.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.96
G. Mota 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
HBP - P Lo Duca (by J Marquis).
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 97-54; T Johnson 33-17; J Sosa 1-1; D Williams 102-67; R Hernandez 15-12; G Mota 9-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 6-7; T Johnson 0-2; J Sosa 0-1; D Williams 3-12; R Hernandez 2-2; G Mota 0-1.
Batters faced - J Marquis 28; T Johnson 9; J Sosa 1; D Williams 27; R Hernandez 5; G Mota 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Rapuano. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Joe West.
Time: 2:34. (Plus rain delay totaling 31 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 45,497.
Weather: 73 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, in from right.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 24, 2006 10:22 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
G. Bennett G. Bennett
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 NY Mets
J. Reyes J. Reyes
3-5
1 RBI