Series tied 1-1
Division Series
Odds:
Stadium: Busch Stadium
Attendance: 45,999
(94-68)
7
W: Cole (1-0)
(97-65)
1
L: Lynn (0-1)
Final
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PIT0120201107100
STL000010000141

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd
PITGerrit Cole singled to center, Pedro Álvarez scored, Jordy Mercer to second
Top 3rd
PITPedro Álvarez homered to deep center, Justin Morneau scored
Top 5th
PITMarlon Byrd ground rule double to deep right center, Justin Morneau scored
PITRussell Martin singled to left, Marlon Byrd scored, Pedro Álvarez to second
Bottom 5th
STL
5
1
Yadier Molina homered to deep right center
Top 7th
PIT
6
1
Russell Martin hit sacrifice fly to right, Marlon Byrd scored
Top 8th
PIT
7
1
Starling Marte homered to deep left center

Batting

PittsburghABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
LF311111110.143
2B500000014.000
CF401000110.375
1B522000013.333
RF521100011.125
3B422210100.429
C301200111.167
SS301000102.250
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
P301100012.333
PH100000001.000
SS000000000.000
Totals367107215714
Batting
2B - J Morneau (1, L Lynn); M Byrd (1, L Lynn); P Alvarez (1, L Lynn)
HR - S Marte (1, 8th inning off S Miller 0 on, 0 Out), P Alvarez (2, 3rd inning off L Lynn 1 on, 2 Out)
SF - R Martin
RBI - S Marte (1), M Byrd (1), P Alvarez 2 (3), R Martin 2 (2), G Cole (1)
2-out RBI - P Alvarez 2, G Cole
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - N Walker 2, G Cole 1
GIDP - J Morneau
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - S Marte (1, 2nd base off J Axford/Y Molina)
St. LouisABRHRBIHRSBBBKLOBAVG
2B300000110.125
RF401000011.222
LF400000022.250
1B402000001.429
C411110012.429
CF400000032.167
3B200000100.333
SS300000002.000
P100000010.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
PH100000000.000
P000000000.000
P000000000.000
PH100000000.000
P000000000.000
Totals31141102910
Batting
2B - C Beltran (1, G Cole); M Adams (1, J Grilli)
HR - Y Molina (1, 5th inning off G Cole 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - Y Molina (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Adams 1, J Jay 1, D Descalso 1
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - D Freese (1, field)
DP - 1 (M Carpenter-D Descalso-M Adams)

Pitching

PittsburghIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(W, 1-0)6.02111510.501.50
1.01001102.000.00
1.00000000.000.00
1.01000301.000.00
St. LouisIPHRERBBKHRWHIPERA
(L, 0-1)4.17553612.3110.38
0.21000001.500.00
0.10002006.000.00
0.20000000.000.00
1.01100001.000.00
1.01110111.009.00
1.00000000.000.00
Pitching
IBB - J Mercer (by L Lynn)
HBP - S Marte (by L Lynn)
Pitches-strikes - T Watson 23-14; M Melancon 7-7; J Grilli 19-14; G Cole 86-56; L Lynn 83-48; S Maness 11-7; J Axford 14-5; R Choate 2-2; K Siegrist 18-11; S Miller 14-10; E Mujica 5-5
Ground balls-fly balls - T Watson 1-1; M Melancon 2-1; J Grilli 0-0; G Cole 7-4; L Lynn 5-3; S Maness 2-0; J Axford 0-1; R Choate 1-0; K Siegrist 2-3; S Miller 0-3; E Mujica 2-1
Batters faced - T Watson 5; M Melancon 3; J Grilli 4; G Cole 21; L Lynn 24; S Maness 3; J Axford 3; R Choate 1; K Siegrist 5; S Miller 4; E Mujica 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:03.
Umpires: HP--Wally Bell. 1B--Jerry Layne. 2B--Sam Holbrook. 3B--Jim Joyce. RF--Tony Randazzo. LF--Paul Nauert.
Weather: 81 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to Center.