St. Louis 2, Chi Cubs 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(54-75)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 0
St. Louis 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 8 0
WP: R. Flores (1-1)
LP: R. Novoa (2-1)
(68-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
- G. Bennett homered to deep left center
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
- P. Nevin homered to deep left
Bot 9th: St. Louis
- G. Bennett singled to center, P. Wilson scored
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Pierre cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .282
F. Bynum 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .261
A. Ramirez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .286
M. Barrett c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .317
J. Jones rf 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .279
P. Nevin 1b 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 .276
M. Murton lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .291
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .241
R. Hill p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    B. Howry p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    A. Pagan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
    R. Novoa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
 Totals 28 1 3 1 1 5 4  
 Batting
HR - P Nevin (12, 8th inning off C Carpenter 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - P Nevin (32).
GIDP - M Murton, F Bynum.
Team LOB - 1.
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .267
C. Duncan lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .331
    S. Taguchi lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266
    J. Edmonds ph-cf 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .260
A. Pujols 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .322
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .310
J. Encarnacion cf-rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .278
P. Wilson rf-lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .265
R. Belliard 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
G. Bennett c 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 .239
C. Carpenter p 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .132
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 2 8 2 1 3 10  
 Batting
HR - G Bennett (3, 3rd inning off R Hill 0 on, 1 Out).
S - C Carpenter.
RBI - G Bennett 2 (18).
2-out RBI - G Bennett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Miles 1, C Duncan 1, S Rolen 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - P Wilson (8, 2nd base off R Novoa/M Barrett).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (R Belliard-A Miles-A Pujols, R Belliard-A Pujols).
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Hill 7.0 4 1 1 0 2 1 5.81
B. Howry 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 3.09
R. Novoa (L, 2-1) 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.79
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Carpenter 8.0 2 1 1 1 5 1 2.96
R. Flores (W, 1-1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.71
WP - R Hill.
IBB - A Pujols (by B Howry).
Pitches-strikes - R Hill 93-61; B Howry 18-11; R Novoa 12-7; C Carpenter 100-64; R Flores 7-4.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Hill 7-12; B Howry 0-2; R Novoa 1-1; C Carpenter 13-6; R Flores 3-0.
Batters faced - R Hill 25; B Howry 6; R Novoa 4; C Carpenter 26; R Flores 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--C.B. Bucknor. 1B--Adam Dowdy. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--Mark Carlson.
Time: 2:23.
Attendance: 46,036.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
ST LOUIS PITCHER CHRIS CARPENTER LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE NINTH INNING WITH LEG CRAMPS.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 26, 2006 4:10 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Chi Cubs
P. Nevin P. Nevin
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 St. Louis
G. Bennett G. Bennett
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI