Arizona 8, St. Louis 6
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 2 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 6 12 0
Arizona 0 1 1 1 1 2 2 0 X 8 12 1
WP: C. Qualls (3-8) S: B. Lyon (26)
LP: K. McClellan (2-7)
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Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: St. Louis
- Y. Molina homered to deep left center
- J. Mather homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Arizona
- A. Dunn homered to deep left
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left, R. Ludwick scored
- F. Lopez homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Arizona
- D. Eckstein hit sacrifice fly to right, S. Drew scored
Bot 4th: Arizona
- C. Young homered to deep left
Bot 5th: Arizona
- S. Drew homered to deep right
Top 6th: St. Louis
- R. Ludwick doubled to deep center, C. Izturis scored
Bot 6th: Arizona
- M. Reynolds homered to deep left center, A. Dunn scored
Bot 7th: Arizona
- D. Eckstein singled to right, J. Salazar scored, S. Drew to third
- S. Drew scored, D. Eckstein to third, A. Dunn to second on wild pitch
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Izturis ss 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 .254
R. Ludwick rf 4 1 2 1 0 2 3 .303
A. Pujols 1b 3 1 1 2 2 0 3 .363
T. Glaus 3b 4 0 1 0 1 1 4 .271
Y. Molina c 5 1 1 1 0 0 4 .310
F. Lopez lf 5 1 3 1 0 1 0 .253
J. Mather cf 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 .241
    S. Schumaker cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .308
J. Pineiro p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .109
    N. Stavinoha ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .212
    R. Villone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. McClellan p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Thompson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
A. Miles 2b 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .317
 Totals 37 6 12 6 5 11 17  
 Batting
2B - R Ludwick 2 (33, Ra Johnson, J Rauch).
HR - Y Molina (6, 2nd inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 0 Out), J Mather (8, 2nd inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 1 Out), A Pujols (30, 3rd inning off Ra Johnson 1 on, 0 Out), F Lopez (3, 3rd inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - Y Molina (53), J Mather (18), A Pujols 2 (91), F Lopez (30), R Ludwick (99).
2-out RBI - F Lopez, R Ludwick.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Glaus 3, Y Molina 2.
GIDP - S Schumaker, A Pujols, Y Molina.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - C Izturis 2 (19, 2nd base off Ra Johnson/M Montero 2).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (A Pujols-C Izturis-A Pujols-A Miles, T Glaus-A Miles-A Pujols).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Drew ss 5 3 5 1 0 0 0 .289
D. Eckstein 2b 4 0 2 2 0 0 3 .500
C. Jackson lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .292
A. Dunn 1b-rf 2 2 1 1 2 0 0 .239
M. Reynolds 3b 3 1 1 2 1 1 3 .242
C. Young cf 3 1 1 1 0 1 0 .246
M. Montero c 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .279
J. Upton rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .244
    T. Clark pr-1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .229
R. Johnson p 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .163
    J. Peguero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Burke ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .193
    J. Rauch p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Salazar ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .218
    T. Pena p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Tracy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261
    B. Lyon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 8 12 7 4 5 13  
 Batting
2B - S Drew 2 (36, K McClellan, B Thompson).
3B - S Drew (10, J Pineiro).
HR - A Dunn (35, 2nd inning off J Pineiro 0 on, 0 Out), C Young (19, 4th inning off J Pineiro 0 on, 1 Out), S Drew (16, 5th inning off J Pineiro 0 on, 1 Out), M Reynolds (27, 6th inning off K McClellan 1 on, 0 Out).
S - C Young.
SF - D Eckstein.
RBI - A Dunn (86), D Eckstein 2 (2), C Young (72), S Drew (56), M Reynolds 2 (92).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Ra Johnson 1, D Eckstein 2, C Young 2.
GIDP - D Eckstein, C Jackson.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - M Reynolds (26, ground ball).
DP - 3 (D Eckstein-S Drew-A Dunn, S Drew-D Eckstein-A Dunn, D Eckstein-S Drew-T Clark).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Pineiro 5.0 6 4 4 2 3 3 4.92
R. Villone 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 5.19
K. McClellan (L, 2-7; BS, 5) 1.1 4 3 3 0 1 1 3.49
R. Flores 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 NA
R. Springer 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.47
B. Thompson 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 4.61
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson 3.2 6 5 5 3 8 4 4.21
J. Peguero 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
J. Rauch 1.0 2 1 1 2 0 0 3.86
C. Qualls (W, 3-8) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.36
T. Pena (H, 23) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.90
B. Lyon (S, 26) 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 4.76
WP - R Springer.
IBB - A Pujols 2 (by Ra Johnson, J Rauch).
HBP - R Ludwick (by T Pena).
Pitches-strikes - J Pineiro 82-54; R Villone 4-0; K McClellan 23-16; R Flores 5-1; R Springer 9-6; B Thompson 13-9; Ra Johnson 101-66; J Peguero 11-7; J Rauch 25-11; C Qualls 6-5; T Pena 16-9; B Lyon 13-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Pineiro 8-4; R Villone 0-0; K McClellan 0-3; R Flores 0-0; R Springer 0-1; B Thompson 2-1; Ra Johnson 1-2; J Peguero 2-2; J Rauch 2-1; C Qualls 2-0; T Pena 2-0; B Lyon 2-0.
Batters faced - J Pineiro 21; R Villone 1; K McClellan 8; R Flores 1; R Springer 2; B Thompson 5; Ra Johnson 21; J Peguero 4; J Rauch 7; C Qualls 3; T Pena 4; B Lyon 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Bill Hohn.
Ejections: ARIZONA's Rauch by Iassogna (6th).
Time: 3:02.
Attendance: 35,075.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
ST. LOUIS' YADIER MOLINA EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 12 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE SECOND INNING.
ARIZONA PITCHER JON RAUCH WAS EJECTED BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE DAN IASSOGNA IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING FOR ARGUING BALLS AND STRIKES.
ARIZONA OUTFIELDER JUSTIN UPTON LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING DUE TO A HEAD INJURY.

Updated on Monday, Sep 1, 2008 7:35 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
F. Lopez Felipe Lopez
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Arizona
S. Drew Stephen Drew
5-5, 1 HR
1 RBI