St. Louis 8, Houston 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 5 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 12 0
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1
WP: C. Carpenter (11-9)
LP: B. Myers (7-14)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- A. Pujols singled to left, J. Jay scored, A. Craig to third
- L. Berkman singled to shallow right, A. Craig scored, A. Pujols to third
- D. Freese doubled to deep left, A. Pujols scored, L. Berkman to third
- S. Schumaker singled to shortstop, L. Berkman scored, D. Freese to third
- N. Punto singled to shallow left, D. Freese scored, S. Schumaker to second
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- C. Carpenter singled to shallow right, D. Freese scored, N. Punto to second
Top 5th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker grounded out to shortstop, D. Freese scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
- A. Craig homered to right
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 4 .297
A. Craig lf-1b 5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 .315
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .299
    A. Chambers lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .375
L. Berkman rf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .301
    D. Descalso 3b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
D. Freese 3b 4 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .297
    R. Theriot 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
Y. Molina c 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .305
S. Schumaker 2b-rf 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .283
N. Punto ss 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .278
C. Carpenter p 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 .155
 Totals 39 8 12 8 1 2 6 0 12  
 Batting
2B - D Freese 2 (16, B Myers 2).
HR - A Craig (11, 9th inning off L Pendleton 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - A Craig (40), A Pujols (99), L Berkman (94), D Freese (55), S Schumaker 2 (38), N Punto (20), C Carpenter (5).
2-out RBI - C Carpenter.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jay 2.
GIDP - S Schumaker.
Team LOB - 6.
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J.B. Shuck cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272
J. Altuve 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .276
J.D. Martinez lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .274
C. Lee 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
B. Bogusevic rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .287
J. Paredes 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .286
C. Barmes ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .244
H. Quintero c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
    C. Corporan ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .188
B. Myers p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .159
    W. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Wallace ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
    L. Harrell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Rodriguez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Johnson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .251
    L. Pendleton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 0 2 0 0 1 11 0 4  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Martinez 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - B Bogusevic (2, field).
DP - 1 (J Altuve-C Barmes-C Lee).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. Carpenter (W, 11-9) 9.0 2 0 0 1 11 0 1.26 3.45  
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Myers (L, 7-14) 5.0 10 7 6 1 3 0 1.31 4.46  
W. Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.27 2.79  
L. Harrell 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.46 3.46  
A. Rodriguez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 5.27  
L. Pendleton 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 2.36 17.36  
IBB - N Punto (by B Myers).
Pitches-strikes - C Carpenter 105-76; B Myers 90-59; W Lopez 13-8; L Harrell 20-14; A Rodriguez 8-6; L Pendleton 21-14.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Carpenter 10-6; B Myers 12-6; W Lopez 1-0; L Harrell 0-1; A Rodriguez 0-3; L Pendleton 2-3.
Batters faced - C Carpenter 30; B Myers 26; W Lopez 4; L Harrell 3; A Rodriguez 3; L Pendleton 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--Doug Eddings. 2B--Paul Nauert. 3B--Dana DeMuth.
Weather: 73 degrees, dome or roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 29, 2011 3:25 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Craig Allen Craig
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
J. Altuve Jose Altuve
1-3