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Game Story

St. Louis manager Mike Matheny decided at the last minute against giving slumping infielder Kolten Wong the day off on Saturday. Wong homered and had three RBIs and Justin Masterson won his St. Louis debut as the Cardinals beat the Milwaukee Brewers 9-7 on Saturday night. St. Louis, which had lost...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Mil 1 0 0 3 1 0 2 0 0 7 10 2
StL 1 5 0 1 2 0 0 0 X 9 12 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Milwaukee
Aramis Ramírez singled to shallow left, Gerardo Parra scored
MIL 1 - STL 0
Bottom 1st: St. Louis
Kolten Wong homered to deep center
MIL 1 - STL 1
Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
Jhonny Peralta homered to deep left
MIL 1 - STL 2
Kolten Wong singled to shallow right, Tony Cruz and Justin Masterson scored, Matt Carpenter to third
MIL 1 - STL 4
Matt Holliday singled to shallow left, Matt Carpenter scored, Kolten Wong to third, Kolten Wong scored, Matt Holliday to second on left fielder Gerardo Parra's fielding error
MIL 1 - STL 6
Top 4th: Milwaukee
Scooter Gennett doubled to center, Ryan Braun and Jonathan Lucroy scored, Lyle Overbay to third
MIL 3 - STL 6
Jean Segura grounded out to third, Lyle Overbay scored, Scooter Gennett to third
MIL 4 - STL 6
Bottom 4th: St. Louis
Matt Carpenter hit sacrifice fly to left, Tony Cruz scored
MIL 4 - STL 7
Top 5th: Milwaukee
Ryan Braun grounded out to third, Carlos Gómez scored
MIL 5 - STL 7
Bottom 5th: St. Louis
Oscar Taveras doubled to right center, Matt Holliday and Matt Adams scored, Jhonny Peralta to third
MIL 5 - STL 9
Top 7th: Milwaukee
Carlos Gómez doubled to deep center, Elián Herrera scored
MIL 6 - STL 9
Ryan Braun grounded out to shortstop, Carlos Gómez scored
MIL 7 - STL 9

Pitching Details

Batting

Milwaukee

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Carlos GómezCF 5 2 2 1 0 0 2 2 1 .294
Gerardo ParraLF 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 .256
Ryan BraunRF 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 .289
Aramis Ramírez3B 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286
Jonathan LucroyC 4 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .305
Lyle Overbay1B 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .226
Scooter Gennett2B 3 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .306
Marco EstradaP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .100
Rickie WeeksPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .253
Tom GorzelannyP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jean SeguraSS 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .234
Kyle LohseP 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .146
Brandon KintzlerP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Elián Herrera2B 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .284
Totals 34 7 10 7 0 3 9 3 10
Batting
2B - C Gomez (26, K Siegrist); S Gennett (23, J Masterson); J Segura (11, T Rosenthal)
3B - A Ramirez (1, J Masterson)
S - G Parra
RBI - C Gomez (54), R Braun 2 (65), A Ramirez (51), S Gennett 2 (37), J Segura (26)
2-out RBI - A Ramirez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Parra 1, J Lucroy 1, K Lohse 1
GIDP - S Gennett, J Segura
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - C Gomez 2 (22, 2nd base off J Masterson/T Cruz, 3rd base off K Siegrist/T Cruz), G Parra (6, 2nd base off J Masterson/T Cruz)
Fielding
E - G Parra (5, field); L Overbay (5, field)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt Carpenter3B 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .286
Kolten Wong2B 5 2 3 3 1 0 0 1 1 .247
Matt HollidayLF 5 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 .269
Matt Adams1B 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .311
Jhonny PeraltaSS 5 1 2 1 1 0 1 0 2 .252
Oscar TaverasRF 3 0 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .217
Peter BourjosCF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .222
Tony CruzC 3 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .239
Justin MastersonP 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 .500
Kevin SiegristP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .179
Pat NeshekP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Trevor RosenthalP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 9 12 8 2 4 7 1 14
Batting
2B - K Wong (10, M Estrada); O Taveras (5, K Lohse); T Cruz (5, K Lohse)
HR - K Wong (7, 1st inning off K Lohse 0 on, 1 Out), J Peralta (15, 2nd inning off K Lohse 0 on, 0 Out)
S - J Masterson
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (42), K Wong 3 (28), M Holliday (57), J Peralta (45), O Taveras 2 (10)
2-out RBI - K Wong 2, M Holliday
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Adams 2, J Peralta 1, J Masterson 1, D Descalso 1
Team LOB - 8
Running
SB - K Wong (16, 3rd base off M Estrada/J Lucroy)
Fielding
DP - 2 (K Wong-J Peralta-M Adams, K Wong-J Peralta-M Adams)

Pitching

Milwaukee

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle Lohse(L, 11-6) 4.0 9 9 7 3 2 2 1.15 3.40
Brandon Kintzler 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35 3.35
Marco Estrada 2.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 1.28 4.83
Tom Gorzelanny 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.08 0.00

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Justin Masterson(W, 1-0) 6.0 7 5 5 3 4 0 1.67 7.50
Kevin Siegrist 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 0 1.19 4.44
Pat Neshek(HLD, 16) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.61 0.81
Trevor Rosenthal(SV, 33) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.32 3.20
Pitching
HBP - M Carpenter (by T Gorzelanny)
Pitches-strikes - M Estrada 42-28; T Gorzelanny 18-13; K Lohse 76-48; B Kintzler 8-8; J Masterson 90-61; K Siegrist 15-10; P Neshek 9-7; T Rosenthal 16-12
Ground balls-fly balls - M Estrada 1-1; T Gorzelanny 1-0; K Lohse 5-7; B Kintzler 2-0; J Masterson 13-1; K Siegrist 1-1; P Neshek 0-1; T Rosenthal 1-0
Batters faced - M Estrada 9; T Gorzelanny 5; K Lohse 24; B Kintzler 3; J Masterson 26; K Siegrist 5; P Neshek 3; T Rosenthal 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:58.
Umpires: HP--Phil Cuzzi. 1B--Will Little. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Weather: 88 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 45,719.