St. Louis 6, Chi Cubs 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(82-71)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 3 0 0 1 0 2 0 6 12 2
Chi Cubs 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 3 7 0
WP: K. Lohse (16-3) S: J. Motte (40)
LP: J. Germano (2-9)
(59-94)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: St. Louis
- A. Craig doubled to left, J. Jay and M. Holliday scored
- D. Freese singled to center, A. Craig scored
Bot 4th: Chi Cubs
- W. Castillo doubled to left, S. Castro scored
- W. Castillo scored on wild pitch
Top 6th: St. Louis
- P. Kozma homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Chi Cubs
- A. Soriano homered to deep left center
Top 8th: St. Louis
- P. Kozma hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Chambers scored, S. Schumaker to third
- C. Beltran singled to center, S. Schumaker scored, T. Cruz to third
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .303
M. Carpenter rf-3b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .300
M. Holliday lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .298
    S. Robinson ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .245
A. Craig 1b 4 1 3 2 0 1 0 0 1 .312
D. Freese 3b 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 2 .296
    A. Chambers pr-rf-lf 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .234
S. Schumaker 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .280
    D. Descalso 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
T. Cruz c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .250
P. Kozma ss 3 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 1 .273
K. Lohse p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .097
    E. Mujica p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Beltran ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .270
    M. Boggs p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 6 12 6 1 5 5 0 15  
 Batting
2B - A Craig (34, J Germano).
HR - P Kozma (1, 6th inning off J Germano 0 on, 1 Out).
S - K Lohse.
SF - P Kozma.
RBI - A Craig 2 (89), D Freese (79), P Kozma 2 (5), C Beltran (91).
2-out RBI - A Craig 2, D Freese.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jay 1, M Carpenter 1, D Freese 1, S Schumaker 1.
GIDP - P Kozma.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - M Holliday (4, 2nd base by A Cabrera/W Castillo).
 
 Fielding
E - D Freese (17, field); S Schumaker (4, field).
DP - 1 (D Descalso-P Kozma-A Craig).
 Chi Cubs
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .266
D. Barney 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .263
A. Rizzo 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .290
A. Soriano lf 4 1 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .263
S. Castro ss 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .284
W. Castillo c 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .282
D. Sappelt rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .244
J. Mather 3b 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .207
    A. Cabrera p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Bowden p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Socolovich p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. LaHair ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
J. Germano p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .059
    J. Russell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Valbuena 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .221
 Totals 35 3 7 2 1 1 8 1 11  
 Batting
2B - D DeJesus (27, K Lohse); W Castillo (10, K Lohse).
HR - A Soriano (31, 6th inning off K Lohse 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Soriano (105), W Castillo (21).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rizzo 1, J Germano 2, L Valbuena 1.
GIDP - S Castro.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - A Soriano (6, 3rd base off K Lohse/T Cruz).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - D DeJesus.
DP - 1 (J Mather-D Barney-A Rizzo).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
K. Lohse (W, 16-3) 6.0 5 3 3 1 5 1 1.08 2.77  
E. Mujica (H, 29) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.05 3.14  
M. Boggs (H, 33) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.08 2.34  
J. Motte (S, 40) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.94 2.86  
 Chi Cubs
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Germano (L, 2-9) 5.2 10 4 4 1 3 1 1.49 6.18  
J. Russell 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 3.44  
A. Cabrera 0.2 1 2 2 3 0 0 1.60 6.05  
M. Bowden 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.32 3.31  
M. Socolovich 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.17 4.50  
WP - K Lohse, J Germano.
HBP - J Jay (by J Germano).
Pitches-strikes - K Lohse 102-70; E Mujica 7-6; M Boggs 11-7; J Motte 16-11; A Cabrera 27-11; M Bowden 15-9; M Socolovich 15-8; J Germano 97-63; J Russell 10-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Lohse 11-7; E Mujica 1-1; M Boggs 1-0; J Motte 2-1; A Cabrera 1-1; M Bowden 1-3; M Socolovich 0-1; J Germano 10-4; J Russell 1-0.
Batters faced - K Lohse 26; E Mujica 3; M Boggs 3; J Motte 4; A Cabrera 5; M Bowden 4; M Socolovich 4; J Germano 27; J Russell 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--CB Bucknor. 1B--Dan Iassogna. 2B--Vic Carapazza. 3B--Bill Miller.
Weather: 57 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Sep 24, 2012 3:17 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
A. Craig Allen Craig
3-4
2 RBI
 Chi Cubs
A. Soriano Alfonso Soriano
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI