Pittsburgh 9, St. Louis 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1
Pittsburgh 1 0 2 0 4 1 1 0 X 9 14 0
WP: J. McDonald (12-6)
LP: J. Westbrook (13-10)
(69-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones hit sacrifice fly to right center, J. Tabata scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez homered to deep left center, A. McCutchen scored
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez doubled to right, A. McCutchen scored, G. Jones to third
- M. McKenry singled, G. Jones scored, P. Alvarez to third
- C. Barmes singled to shallow left, P. Alvarez and M. McKenry scored, J. Harrison to second
Bot 6th: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez homered to deep center
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
- T. Snider tripled to deep right center, J. Clement scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .312
S. Schumaker 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .311
M. Holliday lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309
    S. Robinson lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .264
A. Craig 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .316
C. Beltran rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .269
    D. Descalso ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221
Y. Molina c 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .325
    T. Cruz c 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .245
D. Freese 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .298
R. Furcal ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
    M. Carpenter rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .308
J. Westbrook p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .130
    R. Jackson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    B. Dickson p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
 Totals 30 0 5 0 0 1 9 0 8  
 Batting
2B - J Jay (14, J McDonald).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Schumaker 1.
GIDP - J Jay, T Cruz.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - D Descalso (9, field).
Outfield assists - C Beltran, M Holliday.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Tabata lf 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 3 .237
T. Snider rf 4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 .300
A. McCutchen cf 5 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 6 .345
G. Jones 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .281
P. Alvarez 3b 5 3 4 4 2 0 1 0 0 .247
M. McKenry c 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .258
J. Harrison 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .239
C. Barmes ss 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .223
J. McDonald p 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .156
    J. Clement ph 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Resop p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    H. Takahashi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 9 14 9 2 4 6 0 15  
 Batting
2B - A McCutchen (24, J Westbrook); P Alvarez (20, J Westbrook).
3B - T Snider (1, B Dickson).
HR - P Alvarez 2 (25, 3rd inning off J Westbrook 1 on, 2 Out, 6th inning off B Dickson 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J McDonald 2.
SF - G Jones.
RBI - T Snider (7), G Jones (70), P Alvarez 4 (67), M McKenry (35), C Barmes 2 (39).
2-out RBI - T Snider, P Alvarez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Snider 1, A McCutchen 3, M McKenry 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (C Barmes-J Harrison-G Jones, P Alvarez-J Harrison-G Jones).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Westbrook (L, 13-10) 5.0 11 7 7 4 2 1 1.35 3.94  
B. Dickson 3.0 3 2 1 0 4 1 1.89 7.11  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. McDonald (W, 12-6) 7.0 2 0 0 1 6 0 1.18 3.57  
C. Resop 1.0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1.38 3.62  
H. Takahashi 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 0.00  
HBP - J Harrison (by J Westbrook).
Pitches-strikes - J Westbrook 103-61; B Dickson 37-27; J McDonald 97-66; C Resop 17-11; H Takahashi 13-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Westbrook 10-5; B Dickson 3-4; J McDonald 6-8; C Resop 2-0; H Takahashi 0-1.
Batters faced - J Westbrook 30; B Dickson 12; J McDonald 23; C Resop 5; H Takahashi 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Adrian Johnson. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Lance Barksdale. 3B--Fieldin Culbreth.
Weather: 79 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 29, 2012 3:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
J. Jay Jon Jay
1-4
 Pittsburgh
P. Alvarez Pedro Alvarez
4-5, 2 HR
4 RBI