St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 5 10 1
Cincinnati 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 5 0
WP: B. Thompson (5-2) S: C. Perez (4)
LP: B. Arroyo (10-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker struck out looking
- R. Ludwick doubled to deep left
- A. Pujols popped out to first
- R. Ankiel homered to deep right, R. Ludwick scored
- T. Glaus flied out to center

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- C. Dickerson homered to deep right
- J. Hairston Jr. flied out to left center
- J. Bruce struck out swinging
- B. Phillips grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Cincinnati 1

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- F. Lopez singled to left
- J. LaRue walked, F. Lopez to second
- B. Thompson struck out bunting foul
- C. Izturis popped out to third
- S. Schumaker singled to left, F. Lopez scored, J. LaRue to second
- R. Ludwick struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin doubled to deep right
- E. Encarnacion singled to right, J. Valentin to third
- C. Patterson hit sacrifice fly to deep right, J. Valentin scored
- R. Hanigan grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, E. Encarnacion out at second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Cincinnati 2

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- A. Pujols ground rule double to third
- R. Ankiel flied out to deep center
- T. Glaus singled to left, A. Pujols to third
- F. Lopez walked, T. Glaus to second
- J. LaRue grounded into fielder's choice, A. Pujols scored, T. Glaus to third, F. Lopez out at second
- B. Thompson struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- B. Arroyo grounded out to first
- C. Dickerson flied out to center
- J. Hairston Jr. lined out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 2

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- C. Izturis popped out to first
- S. Schumaker grounded out to second
- R. Ludwick grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Bruce struck out swinging
- B. Phillips grounded out to first
- J. Valentin struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 2

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols popped out to shortstop
- R. Ankiel struck out looking
- T. Glaus grounded out to catcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to first
- C. Patterson walked
- C. Patterson stole second, C. Patterson to third on J. LaRue's throwing error
- R. Hanigan reached on fielder's choice, C. Patterson scored
- B. Arroyo sacrificed to third, R. Hanigan to second
- C. Dickerson struck out swinging

1 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
St. Louis 4, Cincinnati 3

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- F. Lopez tripled to deep right
- J. LaRue hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Lopez scored
- B. Barton hit for B. Thompson
- B. Thompson grounded out to second
- C. Izturis singled to center
- S. Schumaker grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- J. Garcia relieved B. Thompson
- J. Hairston Jr. grounded out to third
- J. Bruce grounded out to second
- B. Phillips grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick popped out to first
- A. Pujols doubled to deep left
- B. Bray relieved B. Arroyo
- R. Ankiel popped out to shallow left
- T. Glaus intentionally walked
- F. Lopez struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin grounded out to second
- E. Encarnacion struck out looking
- C. Patterson grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- M. Lincoln relieved B. Bray
- J. LaRue grounded out to third
- A. Miles hit for J. Garcia
- A. Miles grounded out to second
- C. Izturis grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- K. McClellan relieved J. Garcia
- R. Hanigan grounded out to shortstop
- J. Keppinger hit for M. Lincoln
- J. Keppinger grounded out to third
- C. Dickerson doubled to left
- J. Hairston Jr. grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- J. Affeldt relieved M. Lincoln
- J. Keppinger at shortstop
- S. Schumaker grounded out to pitcher
- R. Ludwick struck out swinging
- A. Pujols singled to left
- J. Mather hit for R. Ankiel
- A. Pujols to second on wild pitch
- J. Mather struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Mather in left field
- R. Villone relieved K. McClellan
- J. Bruce lined out to center
- C. Perez relieved R. Villone
- B. Phillips singled to left center
- J. Valentin struck out swinging
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 5, Cincinnati 3
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
R. Ankiel Rick Ankiel
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
C. Dickerson Chris Dickerson
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI