Pittsburgh 2, St. Louis 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(66-53)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 1
WP: J. McDonald (11-5) S: J. Hanrahan (34)
LP: J. Westbrook (12-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- T. Snider scored, A. McCutchen to third, G. Jones to second on wild pitch
- A. McCutchen scored, G. Jones to third, M. McKenry to second on passed ball
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- T. Cruz grounded out to second, C. Beltran scored, D. Freese to third
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
S. Marte lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
T. Snider rf 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .333
A. McCutchen cf 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 .360
G. Jones 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .283
    J. Grilli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Hanrahan p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. McKenry c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .269
P. Alvarez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .238
C. Barmes ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .218
J. Mercer 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .159
J. McDonald p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140
    Y. Navarro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .174
    C. Resop p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Sanchez 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210
 Totals 31 2 6 0 0 3 5 0 14  
 Batting
2B - P Alvarez (18, J Westbrook).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Jones 1, Y Navarro 1.
GIDP - C Barmes 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
Picked Off - S Marte (1st base, J Westbrook).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Mercer-C Barmes-G Jones).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .304
A. Craig 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .303
M. Holliday lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .306
C. Beltran rf 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .279
D. Freese 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .301
D. Descalso 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .230
T. Cruz c 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .226
R. Furcal ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .267
J. Westbrook p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .136
    M. Rzepczynski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Carpenter ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .312
    F. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 1 4 1 0 4 10 0 10  
 Batting
2B - A Craig (26, J McDonald); D Freese (21, C Resop).
RBI - T Cruz (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Furcal 2.
GIDP - A Craig.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - A Craig (1, 3rd base by J McDonald/M McKenry).
 
 Fielding
E - R Furcal (13, field).
PB - T Cruz.
DP - 2 (D Freese-D Descalso-A Craig, D Descalso-R Furcal-A Craig).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. McDonald (W, 11-5) 6.0 2 0 0 3 7 0 1.19 3.61  
C. Resop (H, 8) 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 1.42 4.06  
J. Cruz (H, 14) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.57 2.67  
J. Grilli (H, 27) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.04 2.44  
J. Hanrahan (S, 34) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.11 2.51  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Westbrook (L, 12-9) 7.2 6 2 1 3 3 0 1.28 3.50  
M. Rzepczynski 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.38 4.93  
F. Salas 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.43 4.30  
WP - J Westbrook, M Rzepczynski.
Pitches-strikes - J Grilli 16-12; J Hanrahan 21-12; J McDonald 87-54; C Resop 13-9; J Cruz 2-1; J Westbrook 111-65; M Rzepczynski 5-3; F Salas 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Grilli 0-0; J Hanrahan 0-1; J McDonald 5-4; C Resop 1-1; J Cruz 0-1; J Westbrook 18-4; M Rzepczynski 0-0; F Salas 0-2.
Batters faced - J Grilli 3; J Hanrahan 4; J McDonald 21; C Resop 4; J Cruz 1; J Westbrook 30; M Rzepczynski 1; F Salas 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Lance Barrett. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--James Hoye. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Weather: 80 degrees, clear.
Wind: 11 mph, in from left.

Updated on Saturday, Aug 18, 2012 3:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
P. Alvarez Pedro Alvarez
2-4
 St. Louis
D. Freese David Freese
2-4