St. Louis 5, NY Mets 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(64-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 4 8 2
St. Louis 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 X 5 9 0
WP: J. Kelly (5-6) S: J. Motte (33)
LP: C. McHugh (0-1)
(73-62)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- M. Carpenter grounded out to second, J. Jay scored
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
- M. Carpenter hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Kelly scored
- Y. Molina singled to left, M. Holliday scored, A. Craig to third
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker homered to deep right
Top 7th: NY Mets
- K. Shoppach homered to deep left, M. Baxter scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- A. Craig singled to right, J. Jay scored, M. Holliday to third
Top 8th: NY Mets
- D. Murphy homered to deep right, R. Tejada scored
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
R. Tejada ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 .295
D. Murphy 2b 4 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 1 .286
D. Wright 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .311
I. Davis 1b 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .224
L. Duda lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .237
    J. Bay ph-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .166
M. Baxter rf 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .281
    S. Hairston ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .268
K. Shoppach c 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 3 .303
A. Torres cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227
C. McHugh p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Z. Lutz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100
    M. Acosta p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Turner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .279
    R. Carson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Parnell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Edgin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .284
 Totals 34 4 8 4 2 4 6 1 12  
 Batting
2B - I Davis (22, J Kelly).
3B - A Torres (6, J Kelly).
HR - D Murphy (5, 8th inning off M Boggs 1 on, 0 Out), K Shoppach (3, 7th inning off J Kelly 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Murphy 2 (55), K Shoppach 2 (9).
2-out RBI - K Shoppach 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Baxter 1, K Shoppach 1, A Torres 1, J Turner 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - M Baxter (5, 2nd base off J Kelly/Y Molina).
Picked Off - D Murphy (1st base, J Kelly).
 
 Fielding
E - D Murphy (14, throw); I Davis (8, field).
DP - 1 (D Murphy-R Tejada-I Davis).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
M. Carpenter 1b 3 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 .304
M. Holliday lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .307
A. Craig rf 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .311
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Y. Molina c 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .322
D. Freese 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .298
S. Schumaker 2b 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .301
D. Descalso ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .217
J. Kelly p 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .138
    E. Mujica p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Boggs p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Freeman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Robinson rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
 Totals 31 5 9 5 1 1 4 0 10  
 Batting
2B - J Kelly (1, C McHugh).
3B - J Jay (4, C McHugh).
HR - S Schumaker (1, 4th inning off C McHugh 0 on, 0 Out).
S - J Jay, S Schumaker.
SF - M Carpenter.
RBI - M Carpenter 2 (38), A Craig (73), Y Molina (63), S Schumaker (23).
2-out RBI - Y Molina.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Freese 1, J Kelly 2, S Robinson 1.
GIDP - Y Molina.
Team LOB - 7.
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
C. McHugh (L, 0-1) 4.0 6 4 4 0 2 1 0.82 3.27  
M. Acosta 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.68 7.58  
R. Carson 0.1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1.09 4.91  
B. Parnell 0.2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1.34 2.93  
J. Edgin 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.12 3.80  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Kelly (W, 5-6) 6.2 5 2 2 2 4 1 1.44 3.54  
E. Mujica (H, 22) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.01 3.15  
M. Boggs (H, 27) 0.1 2 2 2 1 0 1 1.05 2.18  
S. Freeman 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.38 5.54  
J. Motte (S, 33) 1.2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0.93 2.75  
HBP - J Jay (by R Carson).
Pitches-strikes - C McHugh 68-49; M Acosta 20-15; R Carson 15-11; B Parnell 13-8; J Edgin 12-8; J Motte 31-21; J Kelly 94-60; E Mujica 4-2; M Boggs 22-12; S Freeman 3-2.
Ground balls-fly balls - C McHugh 7-6; M Acosta 4-1; R Carson 0-0; B Parnell 2-0; J Edgin 0-0; J Motte 1-1; J Kelly 11-6; E Mujica 1-0; M Boggs 1-2; S Freeman 0-0.
Batters faced - C McHugh 19; M Acosta 8; R Carson 2; B Parnell 4; J Edgin 3; J Motte 6; J Kelly 26; E Mujica 1; M Boggs 4; S Freeman 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Toby Basner. 1B--David Rackley. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Dale Scott.
Weather: 79 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, in from center.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 3:36 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 NY Mets
D. Murphy Daniel Murphy
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Schumaker Skip Schumaker
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI