St. Louis 5, Detroit 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Detroit 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 10 1
St. Louis 0 0 1 1 0 0 2 1 X 5 9 0
WP: A. Wainwright (1-0)
LP: J. Zumaya (0-1)
(83-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Detroit
- S. Casey homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Detroit
- S. Casey singled to right, C. Granderson scored, C. Guillen to third
- I. Rodriguez singled to right, C. Guillen scored, S. Casey to second
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein doubled to left center, A. Miles scored
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to left, S. Rolen scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi safe at first on pitcher F. Rodney's throwing error, D. Eckstein to third, D. Eckstein scored, S. Taguchi to second
- P. Wilson singled to left, S. Taguchi scored, A. Pujols out at third
Top 8th: Detroit
- B. Inge doubled to deep center, I. Rodriguez scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein doubled to center, A. Miles scored
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Granderson cf 5 1 1 0 0 2 2 .056
C. Monroe lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 .188
C. Guillen ss 3 1 1 0 2 1 0 .462
M. Ordonez rf 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .133
S. Casey 1b 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .462
I. Rodriguez c 4 1 3 1 0 0 2 .200
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
B. Inge 3b 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .385
J. Bonderman p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
    F. Rodney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Gomez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
    J. Zumaya p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 4 10 4 3 8 15  
 Batting
2B - C Granderson (1, J Suppan); I Rodriguez (1, B Looper); B Inge (1, A Wainwright).
HR - S Casey (1, 2nd inning off J Suppan 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Bonderman.
RBI - S Casey 2 (3), I Rodriguez (1), B Inge (1).
2-out RBI - S Casey, I Rodriguez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Rodriguez 1, S Casey 1, P Polanco 1, J Bonderman 1, C Granderson 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - C Guillen (1, 2nd base off J Kinney/Y Molina).
 
 Fielding
E - F Rodney (1, throw).
Outfield assists - C Monroe (A Pujols at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (C Guillen-S Casey).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 5 1 4 2 0 0 0 .333
C. Duncan rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .167
    S. Taguchi ph-lf-rf 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .125
A. Pujols 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .167
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .308
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 .438
P. Wilson lf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .200
    A. Wainwright p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Y. Molina c 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 .308
A. Miles 2b 3 2 1 0 1 1 3 .167
J. Suppan p 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
    J. Rodriguez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000
    J. Kinney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Johnson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Encarnacion rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
 Totals 30 5 9 4 6 9 19  
 Batting
2B - D Eckstein 3 (3, F Rodney, J Bonderman, J Zumaya); S Rolen 2 (3, J Bonderman 2); Y Molina (2, J Bonderman).
S - P Wilson , S Taguchi.
RBI - D Eckstein 2 (2), Y Molina (1), P Wilson (1).
2-out RBI - D Eckstein 2, Y Molina, P Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rodriguez 1, J Suppan 1, A Pujols 1, S Taguchi 1.
GIDP - C Duncan.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A Miles (1, 2nd base off J Bonderman/I Rodriguez).
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Bonderman 5.1 6 2 2 4 4 0 3.38
F. Rodney (BS, 1) 1.2 2 2 0 1 4 0 3.00
J. Zumaya (L, 0-1) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 4.50
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Suppan 6.0 8 3 3 2 4 1 4.50
J. Kinney 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
T. Johnson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
B. Looper (H, 1) 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 3.86
A. Wainwright (W, 1-0; BS, 1) 1.2 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.00
WP - J Zumaya.
IBB - B Inge (by J Suppan), A Miles (by J Bonderman), A Pujols (by F Rodney).
Pitches-strikes - J Bonderman 92-59; F Rodney 30-17; J Zumaya 19-9; J Suppan 87-53; J Kinney 13-5; T Johnson 1-1; B Looper 6-4; A Wainwright 23-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Bonderman 11-1; F Rodney 1-0; J Zumaya 1-1; J Suppan 8-6; J Kinney 0-1; T Johnson 0-1; B Looper 1-0; A Wainwright 2-0.
Batters faced - J Bonderman 25; F Rodney 8; J Zumaya 5; J Suppan 28; J Kinney 3; T Johnson 1; B Looper 2; A Wainwright 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--John Hirschbeck. 2B--Tim Mcclelland. 3B--Randy Marsh. LF--Alfonso Marquez. RF--Wally Bell.
Time: 3:35.
Attendance: 46,470.
Weather: 53 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Oct 27, 2006 3:56 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Detroit
S. Casey S. Casey
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
D. Eckstein D. Eckstein
4-5
2 RBI