Pittsburgh 10, St. Louis 2
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(78-69)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 7 1
Pittsburgh 1 0 2 0 6 1 0 0 X 10 14 0
WP: P. Maholm (9-8)
LP: J. Pineiro (6-6)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- B. Moss hit sacrifice fly to deep left, N. Morgan scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth homered to deep right, L. Cruz scored
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth doubled to deep center, L. Cruz, P. Maholm and N. Morgan scored
- B. Moss doubled to deep left center, N. McLouth scored
- P. Maholm singled to left center, R. Chavez and B. Moss scored, B. Bixler to second
Bot 6th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche hit sacrifice fly to right, N. McLouth scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
- M. Johnson singled to third, J. Phelps scored
- N. Stavinoha grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Miles scored, M. Johnson to third, F. Lopez out at second
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Izturis ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247
    B. Ryan ph-ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .243
J. Phelps rf-1b 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 .300
A. Pujols 1b 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 .361
    A. Miles cf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .317
R. Ludwick cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .294
    R. Villone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Kinney p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Johnson c 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
F. Lopez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .262
N. Stavinoha lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .195
J. LaRue c 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .238
    K. Jimenez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Kennedy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .266
J. Pineiro p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .106
    R. Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Barton cf-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
B. Barden 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .250
 Totals 30 2 7 1 3 3 10  
 Batting
2B - A Pujols (41, P Maholm); A Miles (14, P Maholm).
S - J Pineiro.
RBI - M Johnson (1).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Izturis 1, R Ludwick 1, A Kennedy 1, N Stavinoha 2.
GIDP - B Ryan, N Stavinoha.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - A Pujols (2nd base, R Chavez).
 
 Fielding
E - B Barden (1, throw).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Morgan lf 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 .243
L. Cruz 2b 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 .304
N. McLouth cf 4 3 3 5 1 0 0 .281
A. LaRoche 1b 4 0 1 1 0 2 0 .267
B. Moss rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .227
A. LaRoche 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .165
R. Chavez c 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .267
B. Bixler ss 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .157
P. Maholm p 4 1 2 2 0 0 1 .129
    R. Sanchez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 10 14 10 2 7 8  
 Batting
2B - N McLouth (43, J Pineiro); B Moss (8, R Flores); Ad LaRoche (29, K Jimenez).
3B - N McLouth (4, R Villone).
HR - N Mclouth (25, 3rd inning off J Pineiro 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - Ad LaRoche , B Moss.
RBI - B Moss 2 (17), N McLouth 5 (89), P Maholm 2 (3), Ad LaRoche (68).
2-out RBI - P Maholm 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Moss 2, An LaRoche 1, N Morgan 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Bixler-L Cruz-Ad LaRoche, An LaRoche-L Cruz-Ad LaRoche).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Pineiro (L, 6-6) 4.0 8 7 7 1 4 1 5.24
R. Flores 1.0 3 2 2 1 1 0 4.97
R. Villone 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 5.09
J. Kinney 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
K. Jimenez 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.00
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Maholm (W, 9-8) 8.0 7 2 2 3 3 0 3.68
R. Sanchez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.79
Pitches-strikes - J Pineiro 74-46; R Flores 25-14; R Villone 11-7; J Kinney 13-9; K Jimenez 19-12; P Maholm 103-68; R Sanchez 6-3.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Pineiro 6-2; R Flores 2-0; R Villone 1-2; J Kinney 2-0; K Jimenez 1-1; P Maholm 17-3; R Sanchez 2-1.
Batters faced - J Pineiro 21; R Flores 7; R Villone 4; J Kinney 4; K Jimenez 5; P Maholm 32; R Sanchez 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Darling. 1B--Paul Emmel. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 2:23. (Plus rain delay totaling 74 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 14,903.
Weather: 71 degrees, rain.
Wind: 5 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED DUE TO RAIN.

Updated on Friday, Sep 12, 2008 10:51 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
M. Johnson Mark Johnson
1-1
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
N. McLouth Nate McLouth
3-4, 1 HR
5 RBI