St. Louis 9, Pittsburgh 2
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 4 2 1 2 0 0 0 9 15 1
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 0
WP: J. Suppan (2-7)
LP: B. Burres (3-4)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left, S. Schumaker scored
- N. Stavinoha doubled to right center, M. Holliday scored
- D. Descalso doubled to shallow right, N. Stavinoha scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday singled to right center, J. Mather scored, A. Pujols to third
- A. Pujols scored, M. Holliday to second on wild pitch
Bot 4th: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez doubled to deep right, N. Walker scored
Top 5th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker singled to shallow left, T. Greene scored, J. Suppan to second
Top 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to right
- D. Descalso singled to shallow center, M. Holliday scored
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- A. McCutchen hit sacrifice fly to right, R. Doumit scored, J. Bowker to third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Schumaker 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .267
    A. Miles ph-2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .301
J. Mather cf 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 5 .204
A. Pujols 1b 4 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 1 .309
    A. Craig 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
M. Holliday lf 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .315
    R. Winn ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
N. Stavinoha rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .265
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Hamilton ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. McClellan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
D. Descalso 3b 5 0 4 2 0 0 0 1 1 .556
M. Pagnozzi c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .167
T. Greene ss 3 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .211
J. Suppan p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .227
    F. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Jay rf-lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .303
 Totals 40 9 15 8 2 5 3 1 17  
 Batting
2B - M Holliday (45, B Burres); N Stavinoha (4, B Burres); D Descalso (2, B Burres).
HR - A Pujols 2 (41, 3rd inning off B Burres 1 on, 1 Out, 6th inning off W Ledezma 0 on, 0 Out).
S - M Pagnozzi.
RBI - S Schumaker (41), A Pujols 3 (112), M Holliday (100), N Stavinoha (9), D Descalso 2 (4).
2-out RBI - S Schumaker, M Holliday.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mather 1, N Stavinoha 1, T Greene 2, J Suppan 1.
GIDP - J Mather.
Team LOB - 11.
 Base Running
SB - D Descalso (1, 2nd base off B Burres/R Doumit).
 
 Fielding
E - T Greene (7, field).
Outfield assists - M Holliday.
DP - 2 (S Schumaker-T Greene-A Pujols, S Schumaker-T Greene-A Pujols).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. McCutchen cf 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .278
J. Tabata lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .303
    A. Presley lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
N. Walker 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298
G. Jones 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .249
P. Alvarez 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .232
    J. Martinez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Diaz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
    J. Thomas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Doumit c 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .256
J. Bowker rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .217
R. Cedeno ss 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
    P. Ciriaco ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
B. Burres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    S. Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Jaramillo ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .145
    C. Park p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Gallagher p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Moss ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067
    W. Ledezma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. LaRoche 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .204
 Totals 31 2 8 2 0 3 6 1 14  
 Batting
2B - P Alvarez (18, J Suppan).
SF - A McCutchen.
RBI - A McCutchen (55), P Alvarez (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Tabata 1, P Alvarez 1, J Bowker 1.
GIDP - G Jones, J Bowker.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - G Jones (7, 2nd base off J Suppan/M Pagnozzi).
 
 Fielding
PB - R Doumit.
DP - 1 (N Walker-P Ciriaco-G Jones).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Suppan (W, 2-7) 5.0 4 1 1 2 2 0 1.72 5.40  
F. Salas 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 3.46  
T. Miller 1.0 2 1 1 1 1 0 1.26 3.97  
J. Motte 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.13 2.36  
D. Reyes 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.41 3.65  
K. McClellan 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.11 2.45  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Burres (L, 3-4) 2.1 6 4 4 2 1 1 1.57 5.29  
S. Jackson 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.13 9.58  
C. Park 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.28 4.43  
S. Gallagher 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 1.80 6.08  
W. Ledezma 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 1 1.47 6.86  
J. Martinez 2.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.80 3.78  
J. Thomas 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.00 6.23  
WP - C Park.
IBB - T Greene (by B Burres).
HBP - A Pujols (by C Park).
Pitches-strikes - T Miller 22-12; J Motte 21-15; D Reyes 11-6; K McClellan 6-6; J Suppan 66-37; F Salas 3-2; J Martinez 33-21; J Thomas 21-15; B Burres 60-35; S Jackson 7-4; C Park 22-15; S Gallagher 16-9; W Ledezma 26-15.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Miller 3-0; J Motte 0-1; D Reyes 1-2; K McClellan 0-2; J Suppan 4-5; F Salas 0-0; J Martinez 5-0; J Thomas 2-1; B Burres 2-5; S Jackson 1-1; C Park 1-2; S Gallagher 1-1; W Ledezma 1-2.
Batters faced - T Miller 5; J Motte 4; D Reyes 3; K McClellan 3; J Suppan 19; F Salas 1; J Martinez 8; J Thomas 4; B Burres 15; S Jackson 2; C Park 6; S Gallagher 6; W Ledezma 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Laz Diaz. 2B--Wally Bell. 3B--John Hirschbeck.

Updated on Friday, Sep 24, 2010 4:15 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols Albert Pujols
3-4, 2 HR
3 RBI
 Pittsburgh
P. Alvarez Pedro Alvarez
1-3
1 RBI