St. Louis 8, San Francisco 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 6 1
St. Louis 2 0 0 0 2 2 2 0 X 8 12 0
WP: A. Wainwright (1-0)
LP: T. Lincecum (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- M. Holliday singled to shallow center, J. Jay scored, M. Carpenter to third
- A. Craig hit sacrifice fly to left center, M. Carpenter scored
Top 2nd: San Francisco
- H. Pence homered to deep left
Bot 5th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday singled to center, M. Carpenter scored, M. Holliday to second advancing on throw
- Y. Molina singled to shallow center, M. Holliday scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- J. Jay doubled to deep right center, D. Descalso and P. Kozma scored
Bot 7th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina doubled to shallow left, A. Craig scored
- P. Kozma singled to left, Y. Molina scored
Top 9th: San Francisco
- P. Sandoval homered to deep right center, M. Scutaro scored
 San Francisco
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
A. Pagan cf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
M. Scutaro 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .471
B. Posey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143
P. Sandoval 3b 4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 .235
H. Sanchez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .000
H. Pence rf 4 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .133
G. Blanco lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
B. Crawford ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .231
    G. Kontos p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Mijares p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Affeldt p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Huff ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333
    J. Lopez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
T. Lincecum p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    J. Arias ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 3 6 3 2 0 6 0 4  
 Batting
2B - M Scutaro (2, F Salas).
3B - A Pagan (1, A Wainwright).
HR - P Sandoval (1, 9th inning off F Salas 1 on, 1 Out), H Pence (1, 2nd inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - P Sandoval 2 (3), H Pence (1).
2-out RBI - H Pence.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Scutaro 1, P Sandoval 1.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - P Sandoval (2, field).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Series Avg 
J. Jay cf 5 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 .235
M. Carpenter 1b 3 2 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 .333
M. Holliday lf 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 3 .235
    A. Chambers lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Craig rf 3 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .083
Y. Molina c 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .312
D. Freese 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .267
D. Descalso 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .214
P. Kozma ss 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .286
A. Wainwright p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    S. Robinson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
    F. Salas p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 8 12 8 0 3 7 0 13  
 Batting
2B - J Jay (1, J Mijares); M Carpenter (1, T Lincecum); Y Molina (1, G Mota).
S - A Wainwright.
SF - A Craig.
RBI - J Jay 2 (3), M Holliday 2 (2), A Craig (1), Y Molina 2 (2), P Kozma (2).
2-out RBI - Y Molina, P Kozma.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Holliday 2, D Descalso 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
CS - P Kozma (1, 2nd base by T Lincecum/H Sanchez).
 San Francisco
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
T. Lincecum (L, 0-1) 4.2 6 4 4 3 3 0 1.50 5.40  
G. Kontos 0.2 2 2 2 0 0 0 1.50 13.50  
J. Mijares 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00  
G. Mota 0.2 2 2 2 0 1 0 3.00 27.00  
J. Affeldt 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.38 0.00  
J. Lopez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00 0.00  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Series ERA 
A. Wainwright (W, 1-0) 7.0 4 1 1 0 5 1 0.57 1.29  
F. Salas 2.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 1.00 6.00  
WP - J Affeldt.
Pitches-strikes - G Kontos 17-8; J Mijares 11-6; G Mota 25-14; J Affeldt 11-7; J Lopez 13-8; T Lincecum 91-51; A Wainwright 96-70; F Salas 28-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Kontos 1-0; J Mijares 0-1; G Mota 1-1; J Affeldt 0-1; J Lopez 0-1; T Lincecum 8-7; A Wainwright 9-9; F Salas 2-4.
Batters faced - G Kontos 4; J Mijares 2; G Mota 4; J Affeldt 3; J Lopez 3; T Lincecum 23; A Wainwright 25; F Salas 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Greg Gibson. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Gary Darling. LF--Chris Guccione. RF--Bill Miller.
Weather: 58 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, out to right.

Updated on Friday, Oct 19, 2012 2:45 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 San Francisco
P. Sandoval Pablo Sandoval
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
J. Jay Jon Jay
2-5
2 RBI
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