St. Louis 18, Atlanta 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 3 10 0
St. Louis 0 4 0 2 6 3 0 3 X 18 26 0
WP: A. Wainwright (7-3) S: J. Pineiro (1)
LP: C. Morton (3-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker singled to second, Y. Molina scored, A. Wainwright to third
- A. Pujols doubled to right, S. Schumaker and A. Wainwright scored, R. Ludwick to third
- T. Glaus walked, R. Ludwick scored, A. Pujols to third, R. Ankiel to second
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to center, S. Schumaker scored, R. Ludwick to third
- R. Ankiel hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Ludwick scored
Top 5th: Atlanta
- G. Norton homered to deep right
Bot 5th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick singled to left, C. Izturis scored, S. Schumaker to second
- R. Ankiel singled to left, R. Ludwick and S. Schumaker scored, A. Pujols to third
- T. Glaus singled to center, A. Pujols scored, R. Ankiel to second
- Y. Molina singled to left, R. Ankiel scored, T. Glaus to second
- A. Wainwright singled to center, T. Glaus scored, Y. Molina to second
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- F. Lopez doubled to deep right, A. Miles scored, B. Barton to third
- Y. Molina singled to center, F. Lopez and B. Barton scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina singled to right, B. Barton scored, F. Lopez to second
- J. Pineiro ground rule double to right, F. Lopez scored, Y. Molina to third
- C. Izturis singled to center, Y. Molina scored, J. Pineiro to third
Top 9th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson singled to right, O. Infante scored
- B. Jones doubled to deep right center, K. Johnson scored
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Blanco rf-cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .257
Y. Escobar ss 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .286
C. Jones 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .359
B. McCann c 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .298
    C. Sammons ph-c 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
O. Infante lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .306
M. Kotsay cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .290
    J. Bennett p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Francoeur ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .228
M. Prado 1b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .321
K. Johnson 2b 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .265
C. Morton p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .083
    V. Nunez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Norton ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .231
    M. DeSalvo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Boyer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Jones ph-rf 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .286
 Totals 35 3 10 3 2 5 15  
 Batting
2B - O Infante (18, J Pineiro); B Jones (6, J Pineiro).
HR - G Norton (5, 5th inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Norton (21), K Johnson (49), B Jones (5).
2-out RBI - G Norton, K Johnson, B Jones.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, G Blanco 1, B Jones 1.
GIDP - Y Escobar, M Kotsay.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (V Nunez-M Prado, Y Escobar-K Johnson-M Prado).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker cf 6 3 2 1 1 0 5 .310
R. Ludwick rf 2 3 2 1 2 0 0 .309
    A. Miles ph-2b 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .312
A. Pujols 1b 3 1 3 3 1 0 0 .353
    J. Mather ph-rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .246
R. Ankiel lf 3 1 1 3 1 1 3 .275
    J. LaRue c 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .238
T. Glaus 3b 2 1 2 2 2 0 0 .278
    B. Barton ph-lf 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .246
F. Lopez 2b-3b 6 2 2 1 0 2 10 .245
Y. Molina c-1b 5 2 4 4 1 0 0 .308
A. Wainwright p 5 1 3 1 0 2 4 .267
    J. Pineiro p 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .114
C. Izturis ss 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 .258
 Totals 44 18 26 18 9 6 24  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (32, C Morton); T Glaus (31, V Nunez); A Miles (13, B Boyer); F Lopez (21, B Boyer); J Pineiro (3, J Tavarez).
S - C Izturis.
SF - R Ankiel.
RBI - S Schumaker (43), A Pujols 3 (82), T Glaus 2 (84), R Ankiel 3 (68), R Ludwick (95), Y Molina 4 (51), A Wainwright (4), F Lopez (27), J Pineiro (4), C Izturis (18).
2-out RBI - F Lopez, Y Molina 3, J Pineiro, C Izturis.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 2, S Schumaker 1, A Wainwright 2.
GIDP - S Schumaker.
Team LOB - 13.
 Base Running
CS - C Izturis (5, 2nd base by V Nunez/B McCann), A Wainwright (1, 2nd base by V Nunez/B McCann).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (T Glaus-F Lopez-A Pujols, F Lopez-C Izturis-A Pujols).
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Morton (L, 3-8) 1.1 5 4 4 5 1 0 6.39
V. Nunez 2.2 5 2 2 2 1 0 6.19
M. DeSalvo 1.0 8 6 6 1 1 0 31.50
B. Boyer 1.0 3 3 3 1 2 0 5.18
J. Bennett 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.26
J. Tavarez 1.0 5 3 3 0 1 0 4.91
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Wainwright (W, 7-3) 6.0 5 1 1 1 4 1 3.04
J. Pineiro (S, 1) 3.0 5 2 2 1 1 0 4.83
IBB - R Ankiel (by C Morton), Y Molina (by V Nunez).
Pitches-strikes - C Morton 57-25; V Nunez 50-32; M DeSalvo 42-29; B Boyer 29-17; J Bennett 8-5; J Tavarez 33-25; A Wainwright 72-47; J Pineiro 43-28.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Morton 2-1; V Nunez 0-4; M DeSalvo 2-0; B Boyer 0-1; J Bennett 3-0; J Tavarez 2-0; A Wainwright 10-4; J Pineiro 6-2.
Batters faced - C Morton 14; V Nunez 12; M DeSalvo 11; B Boyer 7; J Bennett 3; J Tavarez 8; A Wainwright 22; J Pineiro 15.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 3:08.
Attendance: 43,926.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, Aug 22, 2008 11:28 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
G. Norton Greg Norton
1-1, 1 HR
1 RBI
 St. Louis
Y. Molina Yadier Molina
4-5
4 RBI