St. Louis 6, Atlanta 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(88-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 3 0 1 2 0 0 6 6 0
Atlanta 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 12 3
WP: K. Lohse (1-0) S: J. Motte (1)
LP: K. Medlen (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Atlanta
- D. Ross homered to deep left center, D. Uggla scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- A. Craig doubled to deep left, C. Beltran scored, M. Holliday to third
- Y. Molina grounded out to second, M. Holliday scored, A. Craig to third
- D. Freese hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Craig scored
Top 6th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday homered to deep left
Top 7th: St. Louis
- P. Kozma safe at first on shortstop A. Simmons' throwing error, A. Chambers scored, P. Kozma to second
- M. Carpenter singled to first, P. Kozma scored
Bot 7th: Atlanta
- M. Bourn grounded out to second, J. Constanza scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
C. Beltran rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
M. Holliday lf 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .667
    J. Motte p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Craig 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .500
Y. Molina c 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .000
D. Freese 3b 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    A. Chambers pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Mujica p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Rzepczynski 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. Robinson lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Descalso 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
P. Kozma ss 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000
K. Lohse p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Lynn p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Carpenter ph-3b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 32 6 6 5 1 0 5 0 4  
 Batting
2B - A Craig (1, K Medlen).
HR - M Holliday (1, 6th inning off K Medlen 0 on, 1 Out).
S - D Descalso.
SF - D Freese.
RBI - M Holliday (1), A Craig (1), Y Molina (1), D Freese (1), M Carpenter (1).
GIDP - J Jay, Y Molina.
Team LOB - 2.
 Atlanta
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
M. Bourn cf 5 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 3 .200
M. Prado lf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200
J. Heyward rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .200
C. Jones 3b 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .200
F. Freeman 1b 4 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 0 .750
D. Uggla 2b 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 .000
D. Ross c 4 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 1 .750
A. Simmons ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
K. Medlen p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000
    C. Durbin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Venters p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Constanza ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    E. O'Flaherty p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. McCann ph 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    T. Pastornicky pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Kimbrel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 3 12 3 1 3 7 0 18  
 Batting
2B - J Heyward (1, M Rzepczynski); F Freeman (1, J Motte).
3B - J Constanza (1, E Mujica).
HR - D Ross (1, 2nd inning off K Lohse 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - M Bourn (1), D Ross 2 (2).
2-out RBI - D Ross 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Bourn 2, C Jones 2, D Uggla 2, K Medlen 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - C Jones (1, throw); D Uggla (1, throw); A Simmons (1, throw).
DP - 2 (A Simmons-F Freeman, C Jones-D Uggla-F Freeman).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
K. Lohse (W, 1-0) 5.2 6 2 2 1 6 1 1.24 3.18  
L. Lynn (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00  
E. Mujica 0.2 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.00 13.50  
M. Rzepczynski (H, 1) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.00 0.00  
M. Boggs (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.00 0.00  
J. Motte (S, 1) 1.1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2.25 0.00  
 Atlanta
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
K. Medlen (L, 0-1) 6.1 3 5 2 0 4 1 0.47 2.84  
C. Durbin 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 NA NA  
J. Venters 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 0.00  
E. O'Flaherty 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.00 0.00  
C. Kimbrel 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 0.00  
HBP - M Holliday (by K Medlen).
Pitches-strikes - J Motte 28-17; E Mujica 18-12; M Rzepczynski 3-3; M Boggs 18-11; K Lohse 81-57; L Lynn 2-2; K Medlen 92-59; C Durbin 6-3; J Venters 6-4; E O'Flaherty 9-7; C Kimbrel 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Motte 3-2; E Mujica 2-1; M Rzepczynski 1-1; M Boggs 1-1; K Lohse 6-6; L Lynn 0-1; K Medlen 10-8; C Durbin 1-0; J Venters 2-0; E O'Flaherty 4-0; C Kimbrel 0-2.
Batters faced - J Motte 7; E Mujica 4; M Rzepczynski 2; M Boggs 4; K Lohse 24; L Lynn 1; K Medlen 25; C Durbin 1; J Venters 2; E O'Flaherty 4; C Kimbrel 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Kellogg. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Jeff Nelson. LF--Sam Holbrook. RF--Rob Drake.
Weather: 81 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.

Updated on Friday, Oct 5, 2012 9:30 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
M. Holliday Matt Holliday
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Atlanta
D. Ross David Ross
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Fri Oct 5, 2012
St. Louis 6
Atlanta 3
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Baltimore 5
Texas 1
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