St. Louis 6, Pittsburgh 5
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(78-84)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 1 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 6 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 5 13 0
WP: K. Wells (7-17) S: J. Isringhausen (32)
LP: B. Bullington (0-3)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds singled to shallow right, S. Spiezio scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- S. Spiezio homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
- N. Morgan singled to center, J. Castillo scored, C. Maldonado to third
Top 6th: St. Louis
- B. Ryan singled to left, R. Ludwick scored, S. Spiezio to second
- R. Branyan walked, S. Spiezio scored, B. Ryan to third, A. Miles to second
- S. Schumaker singled to center, A. Miles and B. Ryan scored, R. Branyan to second
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo ground rule double to deep left, S. Pearce scored
- N. McLouth singled to right, J. Castillo scored
- C. Izturis singled to center, N. McLouth scored
Bot 9th: Pittsburgh
- X. Nady singled to center, J. Phelps scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
    B. Falkenborg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Johnson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Branyan ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .196
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Taguchi cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .290
S. Schumaker lf 5 0 5 2 0 0 0 .333
A. Pujols 1b 5 0 0 0 0 2 5 .327
R. Ankiel cf-rf 5 0 0 0 0 1 3 .285
R. Ludwick rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .267
    R. Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Jimenez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Barden ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171
S. Spiezio 3b 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .269
K. Stinnett c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .159
T. Percival p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Edmonds ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .252
    B. Thompson pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    K. Wells p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .321
    B. Ryan ss 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .289
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Miles 2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .290
 Totals 38 6 11 6 2 6 10  
 Batting
2B - S Schumaker 2 (12, M Capps, B Bullington).
HR - S Spiezio (4, 4th inning off B Bullington 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Edmonds (53), S Spiezio (31), B Ryan (12), R Branyan (26), S Schumaker 2 (19).
2-out RBI - J Edmonds, B Ryan, R Branyan, S Schumaker 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ankiel 3, A Pujols 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - S Schumaker (1, 2nd base off B Bullington/C Maldonado).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Morgan cf 5 0 2 1 0 2 0 .299
C. Izturis ss 5 0 2 1 0 0 3 .258
A. LaRoche 1b 3 0 0 0 0 3 2 .272
    J. Phelps ph-1b 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 .351
X. Nady lf 5 0 2 1 0 2 3 .278
J. Bautista 3b 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .254
S. Pearce rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .294
J. Castillo 2b 4 2 2 1 0 1 1 .244
C. Maldonado c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .208
B. Bullington p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    J. Bay ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
    J. Perez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Osoria p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Youman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .083
    N. McLouth ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .258
    T. Armas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .115
    R. Paulino ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .263
    M. Capps p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 39 5 13 5 2 10 16  
 Batting
2B - S Pearce (5, R Franklin); J Castillo (18, R Franklin).
RBI - N Morgan (7), J Castillo (24), N McLouth (38), C Izturis (16), X Nady (72).
2-out RBI - N Morgan, C Izturis, X Nady.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Izturis 1, X Nady 1, R Paulino 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - C Izturis (3, 2nd base by K Wells/K Stinnett).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Percival 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.80
K. Wells (W, 7-17) 3.0 2 0 0 0 4 0 5.70
B. Looper 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.94
B. Falkenborg 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.82
T. Johnson 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.03
R. Springer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.18
R. Franklin 0.1 3 3 3 0 0 0 3.04
R. Flores (H, 14) 0.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.25
K. Jimenez (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 7.50
J. Isringhausen (S, 32) 1.1 2 1 1 1 2 0 2.48
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Bullington (L, 0-3) 5.0 5 2 2 1 3 1 5.29
J. Perez 0.1 2 2 2 0 1 0 4.38
F. Osoria 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.76
J. Grabow 0.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.53
R. Sanchez 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.00
S. Youman 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.97
T. Armas 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.03
M. Capps 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.28
WP - B Bullington, R Franklin.
Pitches-strikes - T Percival 14-11; K Wells 42-28; B Looper 14-9; B Falkenborg 9-6; T Johnson 2-2; R Springer 14-8; R Franklin 11-8; R Flores 8-4; K Jimenez 22-15; J Isringhausen 28-16; B Bullington 78-56; J Perez 8-6; F Osoria 9-5; J Grabow 10-4; R Sanchez 2-1; S Youman 9-6; T Armas 17-12; M Capps 20-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Percival 0-1; K Wells 3-1; B Looper 1-0; B Falkenborg 0-1; T Johnson 1-0; R Springer 2-0; R Franklin 0-1; R Flores 1-0; K Jimenez 0-2; J Isringhausen 0-2; B Bullington 8-4; J Perez 0-0; F Osoria 0-1; J Grabow 0-0; R Sanchez 0-1; S Youman 1-2; T Armas 1-1; M Capps 0-2.
Batters faced - T Percival 4; K Wells 10; B Looper 3; B Falkenborg 2; T Johnson 1; R Springer 3; R Franklin 4; R Flores 3; K Jimenez 4; J Isringhausen 7; B Bullington 21; J Perez 3; F Osoria 3; J Grabow 2; R Sanchez 1; S Youman 3; T Armas 3; M Capps 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Paul Nauert. 2B--Mike Dimuro. 3B--Gerry Davis.
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 25,664.
Weather: 73 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 6 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH CENTER FIELDER NYJER MORGAN EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FIRST INNING.

Updated on Monday, Oct 1, 2007 5:13 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
S. Schumaker S. Schumaker
5-5
2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Castillo J. Castillo
2-4
1 RBI