NY Mets 4, St. Louis 2
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(83-78)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7 1
NY Mets 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 X 4 10 0
WP: J. Maine (1-0)
LP: C. Carpenter (0-1)
(97-65)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein grounded out to third
- S. Spiezio singled to right center
- A. Pujols singled to left, S. Spiezio to third, A. Pujols to second advancing on throw
- J. Edmonds struck out swinging
- J. Encarnacion hit by pitch
- S. Rolen flied out to right

0 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 0

  Bottom 1st: NY Mets
- J. Reyes homered to deep right
- P. Lo Duca flied out to center
- C. Beltran grounded out to first

  Top 1st: St. Louis
- C. Delgado struck out swinging

  Bottom 1st: NY Mets

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Top 1st: St. Louis
- R. Belliard grounded out to third
- Y. Molina singled to right center
- C. Carpenter singled to left, S. Spiezio to third, A. Pujols to second advancing on throw

  Top 2nd: St. Louis

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 1st: NY Mets
- R. Belliard homered to deep right
- R. Belliard flied out to center
- R. Belliard grounded out to first
- R. Belliard flied out to left

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- R. Belliard flied out to left
- R. Belliard grounded out to first
- R. Belliard popped out to shallow right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 2nd: NY Mets
- D. Wright grounded out to third
- S. Green singled to shallow right
- J. Valentin grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, S. Green out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein walked
- D. Eckstein stole second
- S. Spiezio struck out swinging
- A. Pujols intentionally walked
- J. Edmonds flied out to deep right, D. Eckstein to third
- J. Encarnacion struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 3rd: NY Mets
- E. Chavez reached on bunt single to pitcher
- J. Maine struck out bunting foul
- J. Reyes grounded into fielder's choice, E. Chavez out at second
- J. Reyes stole second
- P. Lo Duca grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- S. Rolen flied out to center
- R. Belliard struck out looking
- Y. Molina walked
- C. Carpenter grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 1

  Bottom 4th: NY Mets
- C. Beltran singled to left
- C. Delgado flied out to deep center
- D. Wright singled to center, C. Beltran to second
- S. Green singled to center, C. Beltran scored, D. Wright to second
- J. Valentin flied out to left
- E. Chavez grounded into fielder's choice, S. Green out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein grounded out to pitcher
- S. Spiezio popped out to center
- A. Pujols struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Bottom 5th: NY Mets
- J. Maine struck out looking
- J. Reyes singled to left
- P. Lo Duca grounded out to second, J. Reyes to second
- C. Beltran grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds walked
- J. Encarnacion flied out to left
- C. Bradford relieved J. Maine
- S. Rolen grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Edmonds out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Bottom 6th: NY Mets
- C. Delgado popped out to shallow left center
- D. Wright struck out swinging
- S. Green struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- R. Belliard singled to center
- Y. Molina flied out to center
- C. Duncan hit for C. Carpenter
- G. Mota relieved C. Bradford
- C. Duncan grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, R. Belliard out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 2

  Bottom 7th: NY Mets
- B. Looper relieved C. Duncan
- J. Valentin grounded bunt out to pitcher
- E. Chavez flied out to left
- M. Tucker hit for G. Mota
- M. Tucker singled to left
- M. Tucker stole second
- J. Reyes singled to shortstop, M. Tucker to third
- J. Reyes stole second
- P. Lo Duca singled to center, M. Tucker and J. Reyes scored
- T. Johnson relieved T. Johnson
- C. Beltran safe at first on third baseman S. Rolen's fielding error, P. Lo Duca to second
- C. Delgado grounded out to first

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 4

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- A. Heilman relieved G. Mota
- D. Eckstein grounded out to first
- S. Spiezio popped out to shortstop
- A. Pujols singled to shallow left
- J. Edmonds struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 4

  Bottom 8th: NY Mets
- D. Wright fouled out to first
- S. Green hit by pitch
- J. Valentin grounded out to third, S. Green to second
- E. Chavez grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 0, NY Mets 4

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- B. Wagner relieved A. Heilman
- J. Encarnacion singled to center
- S. Rolen doubled to deep left, J. Encarnacion to third
- R. Belliard grounded out to third
- Y. Molina flied out to center
- S. Taguchi hit for T. Johnson
- S. Taguchi doubled to left, S. Rolen and J. Encarnacion scored
- D. Eckstein grounded out to second

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, NY Mets 4
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Taguchi S. Taguchi
1-1
2 RBI
 NY Mets
J. Reyes J. Reyes
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI