St. Louis 16, Texas 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

(90-72)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 1 0 0 4 3 4 2 1 1 16 15 0
Texas 0 0 0 3 3 0 1 0 0 7 13 3
WP: L. Lynn (1-0)
LP: M. Harrison (0-1)
(96-66)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: St. Louis
- A. Craig homered to deep left
Top 4th: St. Louis
- D. Freese doubled to right, M. Holliday scored, L. Berkman to third
- J. Jay safe at first on first baseman M. Napoli's throwing error, L. Berkman and D. Freese scored, Y. Molina to third, J. Jay to second
- R. Theriot singled to left, Y. Molina scored, J. Jay to third
Bot 4th: Texas
- M. Young homered to deep right
- N. Cruz homered to deep right, A. Beltre scored
Top 5th: St. Louis
- D. Freese grounded out to third, A. Pujols scored, M. Holliday to third, L. Berkman to second
- Y. Molina doubled to shallow left, M. Holliday and L. Berkman scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- M. Young doubled, E. Andrus scored, J. Hamilton to third
- A. Beltre singled to shallow left, J. Hamilton scored, M. Young to third
- M. Napoli hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Young scored
Top 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left, R. Theriot and R. Furcal scored
- Y. Molina hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Holliday scored, L. Berkman to third
Top 7th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep center, A. Craig scored
Bot 7th: Texas
- M. Napoli hit sacrifice fly to left, A. Beltre scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to center, D. Descalso scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols homered to deep left
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
R. Furcal ss 6 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .154
A. Craig rf 5 2 1 1 1 1 2 0 4 .429
A. Pujols 1b 6 4 5 6 3 0 0 0 0 .417
M. Holliday lf 5 3 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .182
L. Berkman dh 4 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .417
D. Freese 3b 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 .444
    D. Descalso pr-3b 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Y. Molina c 3 1 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 .200
J. Jay cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000
R. Theriot 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 .250
 Totals 42 16 15 14 4 6 7 0 12  
 Batting
2B - D Freese (2, M Harrison); Y Molina 2 (2, S Feldman, M Lowe).
HR - A Craig (1, 1st inning off M Harrison 0 on, 1 Out), A Pujols 3 (3, 6th inning off A Ogando 2 on, 1 Out, 7th inning off M Gonzalez 1 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off D Oliver 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - Y Molina.
RBI - A Craig (3), A Pujols 6 (6), D Freese 2 (2), Y Molina 4 (4), R Theriot (1).
2-out RBI - A Pujols 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Craig 1, J Jay 1, R Theriot 1.
GIDP - R Furcal.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - J Jay (1, 2nd base by S Feldman/Y Torrealba).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - M Holliday.
DP - 2 (M Holliday-Y Molina, R Theriot-R Furcal-A Pujols).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
I. Kinsler 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 .364
E. Andrus ss 5 1 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .250
J. Hamilton cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .083
    C. Gentry cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Young dh 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .250
A. Beltre 3b 5 2 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .538
N. Cruz rf 4 1 1 2 1 1 2 0 2 .200
M. Napoli 1b 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 .286
D. Murphy lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .000
Y. Torrealba c 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 .500
 Totals 36 7 13 7 2 4 7 0 17  
 Batting
2B - M Young (1, F Salas); A Beltre (2, L Lynn).
HR - M Young (1, 4th inning off K Lohse 0 on, 0 Out), N Cruz (1, 4th inning off K Lohse 1 on, 0 Out).
SF - M Napoli 2.
RBI - M Young 2 (3), A Beltre (1), N Cruz 2 (2), M Napoli 2 (4).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - I Kinsler 2, D Murphy 1.
GIDP - J Hamilton.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - I Kinsler (2, field); E Andrus (1, field); M Napoli (1, throw).
DP - 1 (I Kinsler-E Andrus-M Napoli).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
K. Lohse 3.0 5 3 3 2 3 2 2.33 9.00  
F. Salas 1.0 4 3 3 0 0 0 3.60 16.20  
L. Lynn (W, 1-0) 2.1 3 1 1 2 2 0 1.67 3.00  
O. Dotel 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.43 0.00  
M. Boggs 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
M. Harrison (L, 0-1) 3.2 6 5 3 1 3 1 1.91 7.36  
S. Feldman 1.1 2 3 3 2 0 0 1.67 9.00  
A. Ogando 0.1 3 4 3 2 1 1 7.00 27.00  
M. Gonzalez 1.2 1 2 2 1 0 1 1.00 9.00  
M. Lowe 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 2.00 9.00  
D. Oliver 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 1.00 9.00  
IBB - Y Molina (by M Harrison).
Pitches-strikes - K Lohse 75-43; F Salas 15-10; L Lynn 47-28; O Dotel 23-17; M Boggs 6-6; M Harrison 73-42; S Feldman 24-11; A Ogando 35-19; M Gonzalez 19-10; M Lowe 23-14; D Oliver 16-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Lohse 5-4; F Salas 4-1; L Lynn 2-4; O Dotel 3-1; M Boggs 1-1; M Harrison 10-2; S Feldman 3-0; A Ogando 2-1; M Gonzalez 1-5; M Lowe 1-1; D Oliver 1-1.
Batters faced - K Lohse 16; F Salas 6; L Lynn 11; O Dotel 6; M Boggs 3; M Harrison 19; S Feldman 7; A Ogando 7; M Gonzalez 7; M Lowe 5; D Oliver 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--Gary Cederstrom. LF--Jerry Layne. RF--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 0 mph, no wind direction.

Updated on Sunday, Oct 23, 2011 1:30 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Pujols Albert Pujols
5-6, 3 HR
6 RBI
 Texas
A. Beltre Adrian Beltre
4-5
1 RBI