4-6
6 - 3
5-5

Game Story

Chicago Cubs closer Jose Veras stumbled first. Then it was Trevor Rosenthal's turn to fail - at the plate and on the mound. Welington Castillo hit a three-run homer in the 11th inning off the St. Louis closer, who struck out with an unusual chance to win it, and the Cubs beat the Cardinals 6-3 on ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
ChC 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 3 6 12 0
StL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 7 2

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
singled to shallow right,
Matt AdamsDFP
scored
CHC 0 - STL 1
Top 7th: Chi Cubs
Ryan SweeneyDFP
singled to shallow left center,
Anthony RizzoDFP
scored,
Nate SchierholtzDFP
to second
CHC 1 - STL 1
Top 8th: Chi Cubs
Anthony RizzoDFP
hit sacrifice fly to shallow right,
Justin RuggianoDFP
scored
CHC 2 - STL 1
Nate SchierholtzDFP
singled to shallow left,
Mike OltDFP
scored,
Nate SchierholtzDFP
to third on left fielder
Matt HollidayDFP
's fielding error
CHC 3 - STL 1
Bottom 9th: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
scored,
Shane RobinsonDFP
to third on passed ball
CHC 3 - STL 2
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to shallow right,
Shane RobinsonDFP
scored,
Peter BourjosDFP
to third
CHC 3 - STL 3
Top 11th: Chi Cubs
Welington CastilloDFP
homered to deep left center,
Nate SchierholtzDFP
and
Starlin CastroDFP
scored
CHC 6 - STL 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Emilio BonifacioDFP
2B-3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .435
Luis ValbuenaDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200
Mike OltDFP
PH
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .174
Pedro StropDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
José VerasDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Junior LakeDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
Justin GrimmDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Héctor RondónDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Anthony RizzoDFP
1B
4 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Nate SchierholtzDFP
RF
5 1 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .281
Ryan SweeneyDFP
CF
4 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 .190
Starlin CastroDFP
SS
4 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .310
Ryan KalishDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .150
Welington CastilloDFP
C
5 1 2 3 1 0 1 0 3 .212
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .143
Justin RuggianoDFP
PH
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
Darwin BarneyDFP
2B
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .176
Totals 40 6 12 6 1 2 7 0 13
Batting
2B - N Schierholtz (1, T Rosenthal)
HR - W Castillo (2, 11th inning off T Rosenthal 2 on, 2 Out)
S - E Bonifacio, R Sweeney
SF - A Rizzo
RBI - A Rizzo (6), N Schierholtz (3), R Sweeney (2), W Castillo 3 (5)
2-out RBI - N Schierholtz, W Castillo 3
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Valbuena 1, R Sweeney 1, W Castillo 1
GIDP - R Sweeney, S Castro
Team LOB - 6
Running
CS - N Schierholtz (1, 3rd base by C Martinez/Y Molina)
Fielding
PB - W Castillo
DP - 2 (S Castro-A Rizzo, E Bonifacio-S Castro-A Rizzo)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
3 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 2 .286
Kolten WongDFP
2B
6 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5 .257
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .216
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 .378
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .300
Allen CraigDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .088
Shane RobinsonDFP
PR-RF
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .063
Kevin SiegristDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jon JayDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
Trevor RosenthalDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 .207
Joe KellyDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Carlos MartínezDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
SS
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000
Totals 36 3 7 2 0 6 9 1 20
Batting
2B - M Adams (5, J Samardzija); P Bourjos (3, J Samardzija)
S - J Jay
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (4), Y Molina (8)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Carpenter 1, K Wong 2, M Adams 1, T Rosenthal 1
GIDP - A Craig
Team LOB - 11
Running
SB - P Bourjos (1, 2nd base off J Veras/W Castillo)
Fielding
E - K Wong (2, field); M Holliday (1, field)
DP - 2 (K Wong-J Peralta-M Adams, K Wong-J Peralta-M Adams)

Pitching

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff SamardzijaDFP
7.0 6 1 1 0 4 0 1.05 1.29
Pedro StropDFP
(HLD, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.41 4.76
José VerasDFP
(BS, 2)
1.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 2.45 12.27
Justin GrimmDFP
(W, 1-0)
1.0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.29 0.00
Héctor RondónDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.86 0.00

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Joe KellyDFP
6.0 6 1 0 0 3 0 1.41 0.79
Carlos MartínezDFP
1.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.17 2.35
Kevin SiegristDFP
0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.33 9.00
Pat NeshekDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.31 3.38
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(L, 0-1)
2.0 2 3 3 1 1 1 1.26 7.11
Pitching
WP - J Samardzija
IBB - S Castro (by T Rosenthal); R Kalish (by C Martinez)
HBP - A Craig (by J Veras); P Bourjos (by J Veras); J Kelly (by J Samardzija)
Pitches-strikes - P Strop 23-13; J Veras 28-13; J Grimm 23-10; H Rondon 18-10; J Samardzija 98-62; K Siegrist 25-16; P Neshek 24-17; T Rosenthal 22-15; J Kelly 87-54; C Martinez 21-12
Ground balls-fly balls - P Strop 0-0; J Veras 2-0; J Grimm 0-1; H Rondon 2-0; J Samardzija 10-4; K Siegrist 1-0; P Neshek 0-0; T Rosenthal 1-3; J Kelly 10-6; C Martinez 1-1
Batters faced - P Strop 5; J Veras 7; J Grimm 5; H Rondon 4; J Samardzija 26; K Siegrist 4; P Neshek 4; T Rosenthal 9; J Kelly 23; C Martinez 5
Game Details
Game Time: 4:09.
Umpires: HP--Gabe Morales. 1B--Mike Estabrook. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Weather: 72 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 6 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 43,903.