St. Louis 9, LA Dodgers 6
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(56-57)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 6 11 0
St. Louis 1 0 2 5 0 0 1 0 X 9 17 0
WP: J. Pineiro (4-5) S: C. Perez (1)
LP: D. Lowe (8-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- A. Kennedy scored, A. Pujols to third on wild pitch
Top 2nd: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez homered to deep right center
- A. Berroa tripled to deep right, P. Ozuna scored
Top 3rd: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez singled to center, M. Kemp scored
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick singled to right, A. Pujols scored
- Y. Molina singled to right, R. Ludwick scored, T. Glaus to second
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left, C. Izturis, A. Kennedy and J. Pineiro scored
- R. Ludwick homered to deep left
Top 7th: LA Dodgers
- M. Kemp singled to shallow center, A. Berroa scored, M. Kemp to second advancing on throw
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker singled to right, J. Mather scored, C. Izturis to third
Top 8th: LA Dodgers
- J. Loney doubled to deep right, R. Martin scored
- C. Blake doubled to right, J. Loney scored
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Kemp cf 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 .295
A. Ethier rf 5 0 0 0 0 1 2 .271
R. Martin c 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .293
M. Ramirez lf 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .600
J. Loney 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .299
C. Blake 3b 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .375
P. Ozuna 2b 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .167
    M. Sweeney ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .114
    J. Kent ph-2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .256
A. Berroa ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .216
D. Lowe p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .178
    R. Troncoso p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Jones ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .164
    B. Falkenborg p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Beimel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Park p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Pierre ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .279
 Totals 38 6 11 6 1 4 15  
 Batting
2B - M Kemp (26, J Pineiro); C Blake 2 (6, J Pineiro, B Thompson); A Berroa (5, J Pineiro); J Loney (28, B Thompson).
3B - A Berroa (1, J Pineiro).
HR - M Ramirez (3, 2nd inning off J Pineiro 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ramirez 2 (7), A Berroa (5), M Kemp (61), J Loney (63), C Blake (4).
2-out RBI - A Berroa, M Ramirez, M Kemp.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Lowe 2, A Berroa 1, R Martin 1, A Ethier 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Blake-P Ozuna-J Loney).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 .302
A. Kennedy 2b 5 2 2 0 0 1 2 .274
A. Pujols 1b 4 2 4 4 1 0 0 .352
R. Ludwick rf 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .307
T. Glaus 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 4 .272
Y. Molina c 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .307
F. Lopez lf 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .235
    J. Mather lf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .253
J. Pineiro p 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .108
    R. Ankiel ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .282
    B. Thompson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    C. Perez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Izturis ss 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .239
 Totals 38 9 17 8 3 5 15  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (27, D Lowe).
HR - A Pujols (23, 4th inning off D Lowe 3 on, 1 Out), R Ludwick (29, 4th inning off D Lowe 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Pineiro.
RBI - R Ludwick 2 (82), Y Molina (42), A Pujols 4 (73), S Schumaker (34).
2-out RBI - R Ludwick, Y Molina, S Schumaker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 1, T Glaus 2, A Kennedy 1.
GIDP - Y Molina.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - J Mather (1, 2nd base off J Beimel/R Martin).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Lowe (L, 8-10) 3.1 13 8 8 0 2 2 4.10
R. Troncoso 2.2 1 0 0 2 2 0 4.56
B. Falkenborg 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.17
J. Beimel 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.97
C. Park 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.70
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Pineiro (W, 4-5) 7.0 8 4 4 0 2 1 5.04
B. Thompson 0.1 3 2 2 0 0 0 4.19
C. Perez (S, 1) 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 3.91
WP - D Lowe 2, B Thompson.
IBB - C Izturis (by J Beimel).
Pitches-strikes - D Lowe 65-44; R Troncoso 36-24; B Falkenborg 11-7; J Beimel 16-9; C Park 12-9; J Pineiro 78-59; B Thompson 16-11; C Perez 21-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Lowe 6-1; R Troncoso 4-2; B Falkenborg 0-1; J Beimel 0-1; C Park 1-2; J Pineiro 14-5; B Thompson 0-1; C Perez 2-1.
Batters faced - D Lowe 22; R Troncoso 10; B Falkenborg 2; J Beimel 4; C Park 4; J Pineiro 29; B Thompson 4; C Perez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Chuck Meriwether. 3B--Bill Welke.
Time: 2:56.
Attendance: 42,581.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY ST LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS AND RYAN LUDWICK IN THE FOURTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
ST LOUIS CENTER FIELDER SKIP SCHUMAKER EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE SEVENTH INNING.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2008 11:20 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
M. Ramirez Manny Ramirez
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols Albert Pujols
4-4, 1 HR
4 RBI