Detroit 8, St. Louis 7
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(16-24)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 2 7 15 0
Detroit 2 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 X 8 11 1
WP: N. Robertson (4-3) S: T. Jones (14)
LP: A. Reyes (0-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Detroit
- C. Guillen singled to center, M. Ordonez and C. Granderson scored
Bot 2nd: Detroit
- C. Granderson ground rule double to deep left, S. Casey scored
Bot 3rd: Detroit
- I. Rodriguez homered to deep left, M. Ordonez and C. Guillen scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to deep center, J. Edmonds scored
Top 5th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina singled to left, S. Spiezio scored, A. Pujols out at home, S. Rolen to second
Top 6th: St. Louis
- S. Taguchi grounded out to shortstop, A. Kennedy scored, D. Eckstein to third
- S. Spiezio singled to right, D. Eckstein scored
Bot 6th: Detroit
- C. Monroe hit sacrifice fly to center, I. Rodriguez scored
Top 7th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to right, A. Kennedy scored
Bot 7th: Detroit
- G. Sheffield homered to deep left
Top 9th: St. Louis
- A. Miles singled to center, Y. Molina scored, A. Kennedy to third
- S. Spiezio ground rule double to left, A. Kennedy scored, A. Miles to third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Taguchi lf 5 0 1 1 0 0 4 .234
    A. Miles ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .236
S. Spiezio dh 6 1 4 2 0 1 0 .292
A. Pujols 1b 3 0 1 0 3 1 1 .267
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 2 0 5 .208
J. Encarnacion rf 5 0 0 0 0 0 6 .238
J. Edmonds cf 4 1 2 0 1 1 3 .224
Y. Molina c 5 1 2 2 0 0 2 .292
A. Kennedy 2b 3 3 1 0 2 1 3 .239
D. Eckstein ss 4 1 3 1 0 1 2 .262
    C. Duncan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .291
 Totals 41 7 15 7 8 5 28  
 Batting
2B - Y Molina (4, N Robertson); A Kennedy (7, T Byrdak); S Spiezio (6, T Jones).
RBI - Y Molina 2 (10), S Taguchi (5), S Spiezio 2 (12), D Eckstein (6), A Miles (5).
2-out RBI - Y Molina, D Eckstein, A Miles, S Spiezio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Rolen 2, J Encarnacion 2, D Eckstein 1, S Taguchi 1.
Team LOB - 15.
 Base Running
CS - S Taguchi (1, 2nd base by F Rodney/I Rodriguez).
 Detroit
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Granderson cf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .283
P. Polanco 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .331
G. Sheffield dh 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .240
M. Ordonez rf 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 .346
C. Guillen ss 4 1 2 2 0 1 0 .329
I. Rodriguez c 4 2 2 3 0 0 1 .253
S. Casey 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .252
C. Monroe lf 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 .232
B. Inge 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .225
 Totals 34 8 11 8 0 6 9  
 Batting
2B - M Ordonez (21, An Reyes); S Casey (8, An Reyes); C Granderson (15, An Reyes); I Rodriguez (9, An Reyes).
HR - I Rodriguez (4, 3rd inning off An Reyes 2 on, 1 Out), G Sheffield (8, 7th inning off T Wellemeyer 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - C Monroe.
RBI - C Guillen 2 (29), C Granderson (23), I Rodriguez 3 (21), C Monroe (26), G Sheffield (21).
2-out RBI - C Guillen 2, C Granderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Polanco 1, C Granderson 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - C Guillen (9, ground ball).
Outfield assists - C Monroe (A Pujols at Home).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Reyes (L, 0-7) 5.2 9 7 7 0 2 1 5.84
R. Flores 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.30
T. Wellemeyer 2.0 2 1 1 0 4 1 4.50
 Detroit
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Robertson (W, 4-3) 5.0 6 2 2 4 3 0 3.62
W. Ledezma 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 0 5.91
T. Byrdak (H, 1) 1.1 3 1 1 1 2 0 1.69
F. Rodney (H, 3) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.43
T. Jones (S, 14) 1.0 3 2 2 2 0 0 3.15
WP - W Ledezma, T Byrdak, R Flores.
IBB - A Pujols (by T Jones).
HBP - B Inge (by An Reyes).
Pitches-strikes - An Reyes 79-56; R Flores 5-3; T Wellemeyer 29-23; N Robertson 100-65; W Ledezma 16-11; T Byrdak 34-17; F Rodney 15-9; T Jones 29-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - An Reyes 10-5; R Flores 1-0; T Wellemeyer 0-2; N Robertson 6-6; W Ledezma 1-0; T Byrdak 1-1; F Rodney 3-0; T Jones 1-2.
Batters faced - An Reyes 27; R Flores 1; T Wellemeyer 8; N Robertson 25; W Ledezma 4; T Byrdak 8; F Rodney 4; T Jones 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barksdale. 1B--Troy Fullwood. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Gary Cederstrom.
Time: 3:07.
Attendance: 42,625.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
ST LOUIS CATCHER YADIER MOLINA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Saturday, May 19, 2007 10:17 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Spiezio S. Spiezio
4-6
2 RBI
 Detroit
I. Rodriguez I. Rodriguez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI