LA Dodgers 5, St. Louis 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(95-67)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
LA Dodgers 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 12 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 6 1
WP: V. Padilla (1-0)
LP: J. Pineiro (0-1)
(91-71)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez doubled to left center, M. Kemp scored
Top 3rd: LA Dodgers
- A. Ethier homered to deep right, R. Furcal scored
Top 4th: LA Dodgers
- R. Furcal singled to left, R. Belliard scored
Top 7th: LA Dodgers
- M. Ramirez singled to right center, A. Ethier scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to shallow right, J. Lugo scored
 LA Dodgers
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .500
M. Kemp cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 4 0 2 .143
A. Ethier rf 5 2 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .500
M. Ramirez lf 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 1 .308
    J. Pierre lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Loney 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
C. Blake 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4 .273
R. Belliard 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273
    O. Hudson 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Martin c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .111
V. Padilla p 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
    J. Thome ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Sherrill p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Broxton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 40 5 12 5 1 0 11 0 13  
 Batting
2B - A Ethier (2, R Franklin); M Ramirez 2 (3, J Pineiro 2).
3B - A Ethier (1, J Smoltz).
HR - A Ethier (2, 3rd inning off J Pineiro 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Furcal (2), A Ethier 2 (3), M Ramirez 2 (2).
2-out RBI - R Furcal, A Ethier 2, M Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Ramirez 1, J Loney 1, C Blake 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
S. Schumaker 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    J. Lugo ph-2b 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 .400
R. Ludwick rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .300
M. Holliday lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
C. Rasmus cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .444
Y. Molina c 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .308
M. DeRosa 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .385
B. Ryan ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .083
    R. Ankiel ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
J. Pineiro p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    D. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Thurston ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    J. Smoltz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. LaRue ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Franklin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 1 6 1 0 2 6 1 10  
 Batting
2B - C Rasmus (3, V Padilla); Y Molina (1, V Padilla).
RBI - A Pujols (1).
2-out RBI - A Pujols.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Molina 2, M DeRosa 1, R Ankiel 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - J Lugo (2, 2nd base off J Broxton/R Martin).
 
 Fielding
E - J Pineiro (1, field).
 LA Dodgers
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
V. Padilla (W, 1-0) 7.0 4 0 0 1 4 0 0.71 0.00  
G. Sherrill 0.2 0 1 1 1 0 0 0.86 3.86  
J. Broxton 1.1 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.09 2.45  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
J. Pineiro (L, 0-1) 4.0 7 4 4 0 3 1 1.75 9.00  
D. Reyes 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.00 9.00  
J. Smoltz 2.0 4 1 1 0 5 0 2.00 4.50  
J. Motte 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00  
R. Franklin 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.75 0.00  
Pitches-strikes - V Padilla 97-69; G Sherrill 11-6; J Broxton 21-19; J Pineiro 63-44; D Reyes 10-8; J Smoltz 49-34; J Motte 7-6; R Franklin 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - V Padilla 12-6; G Sherrill 0-2; J Broxton 2-1; J Pineiro 10-4; D Reyes 1-0; J Smoltz 3-2; J Motte 3-0; R Franklin 3-0.
Batters faced - V Padilla 26; G Sherrill 3; J Broxton 6; J Pineiro 20; D Reyes 3; J Smoltz 10; J Motte 3; R Franklin 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Everitt. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Ed Rapuano. 3B--Tony Randazzo. LF--Dana DeMuth. RF--Brian O'Nora.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 11, 2009 4:28 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 LA Dodgers
A. Ethier Andre Ethier
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Pujols Albert Pujols
2-4
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Sat Oct 10, 2009
LA Dodgers 5
St. Louis 1
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