St. Louis 3, Pittsburgh 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(5-4)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 0
WP: R. Franklin (1-0)
LP: S. Torres (0-1)
(4-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Pittsburgh
- H. Cota singled to left, B. Eldred scored, J. Bautista to second
Top 5th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to right, A. Miles scored
- P. Wilson singled to third, D. Eckstein scored, S. Taguchi to third, A. Pujols to second
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez hit sacrifice fly to deep center, D. Kelly scored, C. Duffy to third
Top 9th: St. Louis
- C. Duncan homered to deep center
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .306
S. Taguchi lf 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 .312
    C. Duncan ph-lf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .320
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .176
S. Spiezio 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 5 .286
P. Wilson rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 2 .192
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Kennedy 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .130
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 5 .227
Y. Molina c 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .231
A. Miles 2b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .308
    R. Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Wainwright p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
    S. Schumaker rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
 Totals 35 3 11 3 4 4 20  
 Batting
2B - S Taguchi 2 (2, J Bayliss, P Maholm).
HR - C Duncan (2, 9th inning off S Torres 0 on, 1 Out).
S - A Wainwright.
RBI - D Eckstein (2), P Wilson (3), C Duncan (4).
2-out RBI - P Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Edmonds 3.
GIDP - S Spiezio.
Team LOB - 11.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Duffy cf 4 0 3 0 1 0 0 .294
J. Wilson ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 .282
F. Sanchez 2b 3 0 0 1 1 2 1 .294
J. Bay lf 2 0 0 0 3 0 2 .229
X. Nady rf 4 0 2 0 1 0 3 .265
B. Eldred 1b 5 1 0 0 0 1 5 .182
J. Bautista 3b 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .286
H. Cota c 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .429
P. Maholm p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    J. Bayliss p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Perez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Kelly ph 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Capps p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    N. McLouth ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .429
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 2 8 2 7 5 20  
 Batting
2B - J Wilson (2, A Wainwright).
3B - C Duffy (1, A Wainwright).
S - J Wilson.
SF - F Sanchez.
RBI - H Cota (2), F Sanchez (2).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - X Nady 1, J Wilson 3, J Bay 1, B Eldred 2.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
CS - X Nady (1, 2nd base by A Wainwright/Y Molina).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (F Sanchez-J Wilson-B Eldred, B Eldred).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Wainwright 6.2 7 2 2 4 4 0 1.98
R. Springer 0.2 0 0 0 2 1 0 8.10
R. Flores 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
R. Franklin (W, 1-0) 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Maholm 5.0 6 2 2 3 3 0 5.40
J. Bayliss 1.2 2 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
J. Perez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
M. Capps 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Torres (L, 0-1) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 6.00
IBB - A Pujols (by P Maholm).
HBP - S Taguchi (by P Maholm); D Kelly (by A Wainwright).
Pitches-strikes - A Wainwright 113-66; R Springer 19-11; R Flores 8-4; R Franklin 12-7; P Maholm 96-60; J Bayliss 30-20; J Perez 4-2; M Capps 12-6; S Torres 19-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Wainwright 6-9; R Springer 0-1; R Flores 0-1; R Franklin 2-2; P Maholm 8-4; J Bayliss 0-4; J Perez 1-0; M Capps 1-2; S Torres 0-2.
Batters faced - A Wainwright 31; R Springer 4; R Flores 2; R Franklin 5; P Maholm 24; J Bayliss 8; J Perez 1; M Capps 3; S Torres 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Randy Marsh. 1B--Bob Davidson. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 3:12.
Attendance: 9,959.
Weather: 45 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from left.

Updated on Wednesday, Apr 11, 2007 4:16 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Taguchi S. Taguchi
3-3
 Pittsburgh
C. Duffy C. Duffy
3-4