48-44
9 - 1
50-43

Game Story

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Edinson Volquez tossed a complete game six-hitter to win his fourth straight start and the Pittsburgh Pirates downed the St. Louis Cardinals 9-1 on Thursday night.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pit 1 0 0 0 3 4 0 0 1 9 9 0
StL 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 2

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: Pittsburgh
Russell MartinDFP
singled to shallow left,
Andrew McCutchenDFP
scored,
Neil WalkerDFP
to second
PIT 1 - STL 0
Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to center,
Kolten WongDFP
scored
PIT 1 - STL 1
Top 5th: Pittsburgh
Andrew McCutchenDFP
singled to shallow right,
Jordy MercerDFP
scored,
Grégory PolancoDFP
to second
PIT 2 - STL 1
Neil WalkerDFP
doubled to deep right center,
Grégory PolancoDFP
and
Andrew McCutchenDFP
scored
PIT 4 - STL 1
Top 6th: Pittsburgh
Josh HarrisonDFP
ground rule double to deep left center,
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
and
Edinson VólquezDFP
scored,
Grégory PolancoDFP
to third
PIT 6 - STL 1
Grégory PolancoDFP
scored,
Josh HarrisonDFP
to third on passed ball
PIT 7 - STL 1
Andrew McCutchenDFP
hit sacrifice fly to deep center,
Josh HarrisonDFP
scored
PIT 8 - STL 1
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
Russell MartinDFP
homered to deep left
PIT 9 - STL 1

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Grégory PolancoDFP
RF
3 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 .281
Josh HarrisonDFP
LF
5 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .297
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 2 .318
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
4 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 0 .279
Russell MartinDFP
C
4 1 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 .282
Ike DavisDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .239
Gaby SánchezDFP
PH-1B
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231
Pedro ÁlvarezDFP
3B
5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .237
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .251
Edinson VólquezDFP
P
1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .042
Totals 34 9 9 8 1 6 2 2 13
Batting
2B - J Harrison (14, T Lyons); N Walker (12, S Miller); P Alvarez (10, S Miller)
HR - R Martin (5, 9th inning off J Motte 0 on, 1 Out)
S - E Volquez 2
SF - A McCutchen
RBI - J Harrison 2 (27), A McCutchen 2 (58), N Walker 2 (41), R Martin 2 (28)
2-out RBI - A McCutchen, N Walker 2, R Martin
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Polanco 1, A McCutchen 1, I Davis 2
GIDP - P Alvarez
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - A McCutchen 2 (15, 2nd base off S Miller/T Cruz, 3rd base off S Miller/T Cruz)
Fielding
DP - 4 (R Martin-J Mercer, N Walker-J Mercer-I Davis, J Mercer-N Walker-G Sanchez, J Mercer-N Walker-G Sanchez)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
3 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .286
Jason MotteDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Oscar TaverasDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .203
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .336
Audry PérezDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .242
Jon JayDFP
CF-LF
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .285
Tony CruzDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
Kolten WongDFP
2B
2 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .244
Shelby MillerDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
Mark EllisDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .190
Tyler LyonsDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH-3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .184
Totals 27 1 6 1 0 2 5 1 12
Batting
S - S Miller
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (33)
GIDP - J Peralta, J Jay 2
Team LOB - 4
Running
SB - K Wong (11, 2nd base off E Volquez/R Martin)
CS - J Peralta (2, 2nd base by E Volquez/R Martin)
Fielding
E - T Lyons (2, throw)
Outfield assists - J Jay
PB - T Cruz
DP - 1 (M Adams)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Edinson VólquezDFP
(W, 8-6)
9.0 6 1 1 2 5 0 1.21 3.65

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Shelby MillerDFP
(L, 7-8)
5.0 5 4 4 4 1 0 1.47 4.29
Tyler LyonsDFP
3.0 3 4 0 2 1 0 1.32 5.46
Jason MotteDFP
1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.63 5.87
Pitching
HBP - K Wong (by E Volquez)
Pitches-strikes - E Volquez 114-77; J Motte 18-10; S Miller 92-52; T Lyons 60-36
Ground balls-fly balls - E Volquez 11-5; J Motte 0-2; S Miller 2-8; T Lyons 5-5
Batters faced - E Volquez 32; J Motte 4; S Miller 24; T Lyons 15
Game Details
Game Time: 3:05.
Umpires: HP--Rob Drake. 1B--Alan Porter. 2B--Joe West. 3B--Marty Foster.
Weather: 82 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 3 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 43,974.