NY Mets 8, St. Louis 6
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(74-82)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 8 7 0
St. Louis 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 6 12 3
WP: M. Acosta (4-1) S: B. Parnell (6)
LP: M. Rzepczynski (0-3)
(86-70)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- A. Craig homered to deep left, R. Furcal scored
Top 5th: NY Mets
- R. Tejada walked, J. Thole scored, M. Baxter to third, J. Reyes to second
Bot 5th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left
- Y. Molina singled to shallow left, L. Berkman scored, D. Freese to third, Y. Molina to second advancing on throw
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to deep right center, D. Descalso scored
- T. Greene singled to shallow left center, Y. Molina scored
Top 8th: NY Mets
- R. Tejada scored on passed ball
Top 9th: NY Mets
- J. Turner walked, W. Harris scored, N. Evans to third, J. Pridie to second
- J. Reyes singled to shallow right center, N. Evans scored, J. Pridie to third, J. Turner to second
- R. Tejada doubled to left, J. Pridie and J. Turner scored, J. Reyes to third
- W. Harris singled to shallow right, J. Reyes and R. Tejada scored, A. Pagan to third, W. Harris to second on right fielder S. Schumaker's fielding error
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Reyes ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .329
R. Tejada 2b 4 2 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 .280
A. Pagan cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 .262
D. Wright 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .257
    B. Parnell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
W. Harris lf 3 1 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 .258
N. Evans 1b-rf-1b 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .253
J. Thole c 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .268
M. Baxter rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .261
    J. Satin ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
    J. Pridie ph-rf 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .218
C. Capuano p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .074
    R. Igarashi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    V. Pascucci ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .143
    J. Stinson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Herrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Acosta p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Turner ph-3b 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .263
 Totals 34 8 7 7 0 8 8 1 18  
 Batting
2B - R Tejada (15, F Salas); J Thole (17, J Westbrook).
RBI - J Reyes (40), R Tejada 3 (35), W Harris 2 (23), J Turner (50).
2-out RBI - R Tejada, W Harris 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Reyes 1, A Pagan 2, W Harris 1, N Evans 2.
GIDP - N Evans.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - A Pagan (32, 2nd base off J Westbrook/Y Molina).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Furcal ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .230
A. Craig lf 4 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .312
    S. Robinson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .304
L. Berkman rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .300
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Rzepczynski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    N. Punto ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .258
D. Freese 3b 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .296
    D. Descalso pr-3b 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
Y. Molina c 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .301
R. Theriot 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .274
J. Jay cf 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .300
    T. Greene ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .212
    A. Chambers cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
J. Westbrook p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .106
    C. Patterson ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .157
    A. Rhodes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250
    O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Schumaker rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
 Totals 38 6 12 6 2 3 5 0 13  
 Batting
2B - A Craig (14, C Capuano); D Freese (14, J Stinson); Y Molina (31, J Stinson); R Theriot (26, C Capuano); J Jay (23, R Igarashi).
HR - A Craig (9, 1st inning off C Capuano 1 on, 0 Out), A Pujols (37, 5th inning off C Capuano 0 on, 2 Out).
S - C Patterson.
RBI - A Craig 2 (35), A Pujols (98), Y Molina 2 (63), T Greene (11).
2-out RBI - A Pujols, Y Molina, T Greene.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pujols 1, D Freese 1, R Theriot 2, J Westbrook 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (14, field); A Chambers (1, field); S Schumaker (7, field).
PB - Y Molina.
DP - 1 (J Westbrook-R Furcal-A Pujols).
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Capuano 4.2 8 4 4 2 4 2 1.36 4.55  
R. Igarashi 1.1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.88 5.19  
J. Stinson 0.2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.55 7.84  
D. Herrera 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.44 5.00  
M. Acosta (W, 4-1) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.53  
B. Parnell (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 3.86  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Westbrook 6.0 3 1 1 4 4 0 1.51 4.48  
A. Rhodes (H, 4) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.92 4.15  
O. Dotel 1.0 1 1 0 0 2 0 0.90 3.43  
J. Motte 0.1 0 4 3 3 0 0 0.98 2.31  
M. Rzepczynski (L, 0-3) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.45 4.05  
F. Salas (BS, 6) 0.2 2 1 1 1 1 0 0.97 2.36  
WP - O Dotel.
IBB - A Pagan (by F Salas).
Pitches-strikes - B Parnell 16-8; C Capuano 103-65; R Igarashi 19-10; J Stinson 16-10; D Herrera 4-3; M Acosta 12-9; J Motte 29-15; M Rzepczynski 2-1; F Salas 22-11; J Westbrook 84-53; A Rhodes 11-7; O Dotel 17-10.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Parnell 0-2; C Capuano 11-7; R Igarashi 1-1; J Stinson 1-1; D Herrera 0-1; M Acosta 1-2; J Motte 1-1; M Rzepczynski 0-0; F Salas 0-2; J Westbrook 9-4; A Rhodes 1-0; O Dotel 0-1.
Batters faced - B Parnell 3; C Capuano 24; R Igarashi 6; J Stinson 4; D Herrera 2; M Acosta 3; J Motte 5; M Rzepczynski 1; F Salas 5; J Westbrook 24; A Rhodes 3; O Dotel 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Reynolds. 1B--Andy Fletcher. 2B--Tim Welke. 3B--Alan Porter.
Weather: 58 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 5 mph, out to center.

Updated on Friday, Sep 23, 2011 3:08 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
R. Tejada Ruben Tejada
2-4
3 RBI
 St. Louis
A. Craig Allen Craig
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI