St. Louis 9, Washington 7
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 1 4 9 11 0
Washington 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 11 0
WP: J. Motte (1-0)
LP: D. Storen (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Washington
- B. Harper tripled to deep center, J. Werth scored
- R. Zimmerman homered to deep center, B. Harper scored
Bot 3rd: Washington
- B. Harper homered to deep right center
- M. Morse homered to deep left, R. Zimmerman scored
Top 4th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday doubled to shallow left, C. Beltran scored
Top 5th: St. Louis
- D. Descalso scored, P. Kozma to third, S. Robinson to second on wild pitch
- A. Craig walked, S. Robinson scored, C. Beltran to third, M. Holliday to second
Top 7th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday grounded out to shortstop, J. Jay scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
- D. Descalso homered to right
Bot 8th: Washington
- K. Suzuki singled to shallow center, A. LaRoche scored, I. Desmond to second
Top 9th: St. Louis
- D. Descalso singled to shortstop, C. Beltran and A. Chambers scored, D. Freese to third
- P. Kozma singled to shallow right, D. Freese and D. Descalso scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
J. Jay cf 4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .200
C. Beltran rf 3 2 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 .444
M. Holliday lf 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .190
    T. Cruz c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Craig 1b 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 4 .316
Y. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 .118
    A. Chambers pr-lf 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Freese 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 3 .421
D. Descalso 2b 5 3 3 3 1 0 1 1 2 .316
P. Kozma ss 5 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .250
A. Wainwright p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    J. Kelly p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Robinson ph 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    T. Rosenthal p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Schumaker ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    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
    M. Carpenter ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    J. Motte p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
 Totals 37 9 11 8 1 8 10 1 21  
 Batting
2B - C Beltran 2 (3, E Jackson, D Storen); M Holliday (1, G Gonzalez); D Descalso (1, G Gonzalez).
HR - D Descalso (2, 8th inning off T Clippard 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Holliday 2 (4), A Craig (3), D Descalso 3 (6), P Kozma 2 (5).
2-out RBI - A Craig, D Descalso 2, P Kozma 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Molina 2, D Freese 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - D Descalso (1, 2nd base off D Storen/K Suzuki).
CS - D Freese (1, 2nd base by G Gonzalez/K Suzuki).
 Washington
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
J. Werth rf 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
B. Harper cf 5 2 2 2 1 0 2 0 0 .130
R. Zimmerman 3b 5 2 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .381
A. LaRoche 1b 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .176
M. Morse lf 4 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 0 .263
I. Desmond ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .368
D. Espinosa 2b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .067
K. Suzuki c 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .235
G. Gonzalez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
    C. Stammen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Burnett p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Bernadina ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
    E. Jackson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Clippard p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Tracy ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
    D. Storen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 7 11 7 3 1 11 0 10  
 Batting
2B - J Werth (1, A Wainwright); R Zimmerman (1, A Wainwright).
3B - B Harper (1, A Wainwright).
HR - B Harper (1, 3rd inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 0 Out), R Zimmerman (2, 1st inning off A Wainwright 1 on, 0 Out), M Morse (1, 3rd inning off A Wainwright 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - B Harper 2 (2), R Zimmerman 2 (4), M Morse 2 (2), K Suzuki (2).
2-out RBI - K Suzuki.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Bernadina 1, C Tracy 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
A. Wainwright 2.1 7 6 6 0 5 3 2.00 7.88  
J. Kelly 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.27 0.00  
T. Rosenthal 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.30 0.00  
E. Mujica 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.33 3.00  
M. Boggs 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 0.00  
J. Motte (W, 1-0) 2.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 1.00 3.00  
 Washington
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
G. Gonzalez 5.0 5 3 3 4 5 0 1.70 4.50  
C. Stammen (H, 1) 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.33 9.00  
S. Burnett (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.00 27.00  
E. Jackson (H, 1) 1.0 1 1 1 2 2 0 2.00 7.50  
T. Clippard (H, 2) 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0.67 3.00  
D. Storen (L, 1-1; BS, 1) 1.0 3 4 4 2 2 0 1.50 9.00  
WP - G Gonzalez.
Pitches-strikes - A Wainwright 53-33; J Kelly 29-17; T Rosenthal 16-12; E Mujica 21-12; M Boggs 17-10; J Motte 33-26; G Gonzalez 99-56; C Stammen 12-8; S Burnett 4-2; E Jackson 23-12; T Clippard 23-15; D Storen 33-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Wainwright 0-6; J Kelly 2-0; T Rosenthal 0-1; E Mujica 2-0; M Boggs 2-1; J Motte 2-4; G Gonzalez 5-7; C Stammen 2-0; S Burnett 1-0; E Jackson 1-0; T Clippard 0-3; D Storen 2-1.
Batters faced - A Wainwright 14; J Kelly 5; T Rosenthal 3; E Mujica 5; M Boggs 3; J Motte 9; G Gonzalez 23; C Stammen 3; S Burnett 1; E Jackson 6; T Clippard 4; D Storen 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Alfonso Marquez. 1B--Ed Hickox. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Marvin Hudson. LF--Joe West. RF--Jim Joyce.
Weather: 54 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, in from left.

Updated on Saturday, Oct 13, 2012 12:37 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
D. Descalso Daniel Descalso
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Washington
B. Harper Bryce Harper
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
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St. Louis 9
Washington 7
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