St. Louis 7, Atlanta 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(61-49)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 2 2 7 12 0
Atlanta 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 11 0
WP: B. Thompson (4-2) S: R. Villone (1)
LP: J. Jurrjens (10-6)
(49-58)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur singled to left, O. Infante scored, K. Johnson to second
Top 5th: St. Louis
- C. Izturis singled to center, J. Mather scored
- A. Kennedy doubled to left, C. Izturis scored, S. Schumaker to third
Bot 5th: Atlanta
- O. Infante singled to left, Y. Escobar scored, G. Norton to second
Top 7th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols doubled to deep left, A. Kennedy scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
- J. Mather homered to deep left, Y. Molina scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick singled to center, A. Kennedy scored, A. Pujols to second
- T. Glaus singled to center, A. Pujols scored, R. Ludwick out at third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker cf 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 .302
    N. Stavinoha lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
A. Kennedy 2b 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 .269
A. Pujols 1b 3 1 1 1 2 0 1 .355
R. Ludwick rf 4 0 2 1 1 1 4 .294
T. Glaus 3b 5 0 1 1 0 1 6 .272
Y. Molina c 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .309
J. Mather lf-cf 5 2 2 2 0 1 2 .257
C. Carpenter p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Looper ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293
    B. Thompson p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Miles ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .318
    K. McClellan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Villone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Izturis ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .229
 Totals 37 7 12 7 5 4 16  
 Batting
2B - S Schumaker (18, J Jurrjens); J Mather (4, J Jurrjens); A Kennedy (12, J Jurrjens); A Pujols (25, J Jurrjens).
HR - J Mather (4, 8th inning off B Boyer 1 on, 1 Out).
S - B Looper.
RBI - C Izturis (16), A Kennedy (23), A Pujols (65), J Mather 2 (9), R Ludwick (73), T Glaus (72).
2-out RBI - A Pujols.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Ludwick 1, T Glaus 3, J Mather 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - A Kennedy (6, 2nd base off J Tavarez/C Sammons).
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco cf 4 0 0 0 1 0 3 .268
Y. Escobar ss 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .281
C. Kotchman 1b 5 0 0 0 0 0 4 .000
G. Norton lf 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .231
O. Infante 3b 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 .294
K. Johnson 2b 4 0 2 0 1 1 3 .267
J. Francoeur rf 4 0 2 1 1 0 4 .235
C. Miller c 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .093
    R. Gotay ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .220
    R. Ring p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Jurrjens p 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .098
    B. Boyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Ohman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Kotsay ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .287
    C. Sammons c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 36 2 11 2 5 3 24  
 Batting
2B - K Johnson (26, R Villone).
S - C Miller , Y Escobar.
RBI - J Francoeur (47), O Infante (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Miller 2, G Norton 1, C Kotchman 2, G Blanco 2, J Francoeur 3.
Team LOB - 14.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - G Blanco (R Ludwick at 3rd base).
PB - C Miller.
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Carpenter 4.0 5 1 1 2 2 0 2.25
B. Thompson (W, 4-2) 2.2 3 1 1 2 1 0 3.89
R. Springer (H, 8) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.85
K. McClellan (H, 24) 0.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 2.76
R. Villone (S, 1) 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.08
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Jurrjens (L, 10-6) 7.0 7 3 3 3 4 0 3.06
B. Boyer 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 1 4.55
W. Ohman 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.80
R. Ring 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 8.02
J. Tavarez 0.2 3 1 1 1 0 0 6.43
IBB - A Pujols 2 (by J Jurrjens, J Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes - C Carpenter 67-36; B Thompson 51-29; R Springer 1-1; K McClellan 23-14; R Villone 16-13; J Jurrjens 116-73; B Boyer 15-9; W Ohman 9-6; R Ring 7-2; J Tavarez 17-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Carpenter 7-3; B Thompson 3-4; R Springer 0-1; K McClellan 1-1; R Villone 2-2; J Jurrjens 8-9; B Boyer 0-1; W Ohman 1-1; R Ring 1-0; J Tavarez 0-1.
Batters faced - C Carpenter 19; B Thompson 13; R Springer 1; K McClellan 5; R Villone 5; J Jurrjens 31; B Boyer 3; W Ohman 2; R Ring 2; J Tavarez 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Adrian Johnson. 3B--Tim Tschida.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 35,257.
Weather: 89 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
ST LOUIS CENTER FIELDER SKIP SCHUMAKER LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE NINTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT HAMSTRING CRAMP.

Updated on Wednesday, Jul 30, 2008 10:37 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
J. Mather Joe Mather
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Atlanta
O. Infante Omar Infante
3-5
1 RBI