St. Louis 5, Pittsburgh 3
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(19-26)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 7 0
St. Louis 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 X 5 9 1
WP: K. Wells (2-8) S: J. Isringhausen (11)
LP: I. Snell (4-3)
(18-25)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds homered to deep right
Bot 5th: St. Louis
- C. Duncan homered to deep right, K. Wells scored
Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche reached on fielder's choice, J. Bautista scored, F. Sanchez to third on A. Kennedy's fielding error
- J. Bay hit sacrifice fly to left, F. Sanchez scored
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche doubled to left, C. Duffy scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- S. Spiezio singled to right center, J. Encarnacion scored, J. Edmonds to third
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Bautista 3b 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .265
C. Duffy cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .227
F. Sanchez 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .286
A. LaRoche 1b 4 0 1 2 0 1 1 .195
J. Bay lf 2 0 1 1 1 1 2 .283
R. Doumit c 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .341
X. Nady rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 3 .280
J. Wilson ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
I. Snell p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167
    N. McLouth ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
    D. Marte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Bayliss p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Capps p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    J. Castillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254
 Totals 33 3 7 3 2 6 16  
 Batting
2B - J Bay (10, K Wells); J Bautista (13, K Wells); A LaRoche (9, R Flores).
3B - C Duffy (2, R Flores).
S - J Wilson.
SF - J Bay.
RBI - A LaRoche 2 (22), J Bay (29).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - X Nady 2, J Bay 1, J Bautista 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Duffy (9, 2nd base off K Wells/G Bennett).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Bay (J Edmonds at Home).
DP - 1 (J Bay-R Doumit).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 .270
C. Duncan lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .295
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .276
J. Encarnacion rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .310
S. Rolen 3b 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .215
J. Edmonds cf 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .222
G. Bennett c 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231
    S. Spiezio ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .286
    Y. Molina c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .295
A. Kennedy 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .231
K. Wells p 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .294
    S. Taguchi ph-lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
 Totals 32 5 9 5 3 4 12  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (8, I Snell); J Encarnacion (1, M Capps).
HR - D Eckstein (1, 1st inning off I Snell 0 on, 0 Out), J Edmonds (2, 2nd inning off I Snell 0 on, 0 Out), C Duncan (9, 5th inning off I Snell 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Eckstein (7), J Edmonds (12), C Duncan 2 (20), S Spiezio (13).
2-out RBI - C Duncan 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Rolen 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - A Kennedy (3, ground ball).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
I. Snell (L, 4-3) 6.0 7 4 4 1 2 3 3.06
D. Marte 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.59
J. Bayliss 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.76
M. Capps 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 3.24
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Wells (W, 2-8) 7.0 5 2 1 1 4 0 6.10
R. Flores (H, 4) 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.81
J. Isringhausen (S, 11) 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 1.53
IBB - J Edmonds (by M Capps).
Pitches-strikes - I Snell 88-59; D Marte 12-5; J Bayliss 2-1; M Capps 17-9; K Wells 103-65; R Flores 12-7; J Isringhausen 24-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - I Snell 7-9; D Marte 1-0; J Bayliss 0-1; M Capps 0-1; K Wells 6-12; R Flores 1-0; J Isringhausen 2-1.
Batters faced - I Snell 26; D Marte 3; J Bayliss 1; M Capps 5; K Wells 28; R Flores 3; J Isringhausen 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ron Kulpa. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Adam Dowdy.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 42,245.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY ST. LOUIS SHORTSTOP DAVID ECKSTEIN LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, May 23, 2007 10:59 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
A. LaRoche A. LaRoche
1-4
2 RBI
 St. Louis
C. Duncan C. Duncan
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI