Pittsburgh 5, St. Louis 0
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(71-59)
  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 0
Pittsburgh 1 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 X 5 9 0
WP: W. Rodriguez (9-13)
LP: J. Kelly (4-6)
(70-60)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- G. Jones doubled to right, T. Snider scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
- P. Alvarez homered to deep right, T. Snider and G. Jones scored
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Harrison singled to shallow center, P. Alvarez scored, J. Harrison to second advancing on throw
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 1 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 .311
C. Beltran rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .269
M. Holliday lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .306
A. Craig 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .313
D. Freese 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .300
S. Schumaker 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .307
    T. Rosenthal p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Descalso ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
T. Cruz c 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .255
R. Furcal ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .265
J. Kelly p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .115
    M. Carpenter 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .307
 Totals 32 0 5 0 0 3 8 0 13  
 Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Holliday 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Tabata lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .234
T. Snider rf 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 .301
A. McCutchen cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .344
G. Jones 1b 3 1 1 1 0 1 2 0 1 .281
    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
P. Alvarez 3b 4 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 1 .249
J. Harrison 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .245
R. Barajas c 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .199
C. Barmes ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 .223
W. Rodriguez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .021
    J. Clement ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Watson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Sanchez 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .213
 Totals 32 5 9 5 1 3 6 1 8  
 Batting
2B - T Snider (5, J Kelly); G Jones (24, J Kelly); P Alvarez (21, J Kelly).
HR - P Alvarez (26, 3rd inning off J Kelly 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - G Jones (71), P Alvarez 3 (70), J Harrison (14).
2-out RBI - G Jones, P Alvarez 3, J Harrison.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Snider 1, P Alvarez 1, R Barajas 1, W Rodriguez 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - T Snider (2, 2nd base off J Kelly/T Cruz).
CS - A McCutchen (11, 2nd base by J Kelly/T Cruz).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Kelly (L, 4-6) 5.0 8 5 5 3 3 1 1.47 3.26  
T. Rosenthal 3.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.91 3.86  
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez (W, 9-13) 6.0 3 0 0 3 3 0 1.31 4.01  
T. Watson 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.16 3.92  
J. Grilli 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.00 2.25  
J. Hanrahan 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.14 2.36  
Pitches-strikes - T Rosenthal 46-30; J Kelly 90-55; J Grilli 13-9; J Hanrahan 18-11; W Rodriguez 96-60; T Watson 17-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Rosenthal 4-2; J Kelly 11-4; J Grilli 0-1; J Hanrahan 2-1; W Rodriguez 11-4; T Watson 0-2.
Batters faced - T Rosenthal 10; J Kelly 25; J Grilli 3; J Hanrahan 4; W Rodriguez 24; T Watson 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Gary Cederstrom. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Adrian Johnson.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 30, 2012 3:11 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
D. Freese David Freese
2-4
 Pittsburgh
P. Alvarez Pedro Alvarez
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI