71-48
5 - 1
68-51

Game Story

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- For the second time since the All-Star break, Francisco Liriano had dazzling stuff against St. Louis. The lefty shook off the worst outing of his career and saved the Pittsburgh Pirates bullpen, too.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pit 0 2 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 1
StL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 1

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
homered to deep center
PIT 1 - STL 0
Garrett JonesDFP
homered to deep right
PIT 2 - STL 0
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
Tony SánchezDFP
singled to shallow left,
Neil WalkerDFP
scored,
Garrett JonesDFP
to second
PIT 3 - STL 0
Starling MarteDFP
doubled to center,
Garrett JonesDFP
and
Tony SánchezDFP
scored
PIT 5 - STL 0

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Starling MarteDFP
LF
5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .279
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .273
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .316
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 .236
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .262
Garrett JonesDFP
1B
3 2 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 .251
Gaby SánchezDFP
1B
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
Andrew LamboDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .000
Jose TabataDFP
RF
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
Tony SánchezDFP
C
4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .188
Francisco LirianoDFP
P
3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .079
Totals 34 5 8 5 2 2 12 0 8
Batting
2B - S Marte (24, S Miller); N Walker (20, S Miller)
HR - P Alvarez (29, 2nd inning off S Miller 0 on, 0 Out), G Jones (11, 2nd inning off S Miller 0 on, 1 Out)
S - F Liriano
RBI - S Marte 2 (32), P Alvarez (76), G Jones (42), T Sanchez (2)
2-out RBI - S Marte 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mercer 1, A Lambo 1
Team LOB - 5
Running
CS - A McCutchen (7, 2nd base by S Miller/T Cruz)
Fielding
E - J Mercer (12, field)
DP - 3 (J Mercer-G Jones, G Jones, J Mercer-N Walker-G Jones)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310
Carlos BeltránDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .303
Allen CraigDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .317
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .293
David FreeseDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .268
Jon JayDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271
Tony CruzDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .212
Pete KozmaDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .226
Shelby MillerDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .105
Jermaine CurtisDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Michael WachaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111
Randy ChoateDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Rob JohnsonDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Totals 29 1 4 1 0 1 6 0 6
Batting
2B - M Carpenter (39, F Liriano)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Craig 1
GIDP - M Holliday, D Freese
Team LOB - 3
Fielding
E - D Freese (8, field)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Francisco LirianoDFP
(W, 13-5)
9.0 4 1 1 1 6 0 1.20 2.68

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Shelby MillerDFP
(L, 11-8)
6.0 8 5 3 2 5 2 1.16 2.97
Michael WachaDFP
2.0 0 0 0 0 4 0 1.18 4.01
Randy ChoateDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.09 2.36
Pitching
WP - F Liriano
Pitches-strikes - F Liriano 94-64; S Miller 112-72; M Wacha 22-19; R Choate 13-9
Ground balls-fly balls - F Liriano 14-6; S Miller 12-7; M Wacha 1-1; R Choate 0-0
Batters faced - F Liriano 30; S Miller 28; M Wacha 6; R Choate 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:30.
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Jerry Layne.
Weather: 70 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In From Center.
Attendance: 40,644.