Game Story

Pinch-hitter Jon Jay wasn't choosy when he came up to bat for the Cardinals in the eighth inning. Jay delivered a two-run double on the first pitch and right fielder Shane Robinson threw out the potential tying run at the plate in the ninth to help St. Louis hold off the San Diego Padres 4-3...

Pitching Details

Batting

San Diego

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Will VenableCF 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 .223
Tommy Medica1B 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 .264
Seth SmithLF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .291
Jedd Gyorko2B 4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .196
Yasmani GrandalC 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 .206
Rymer LirianoRF 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .231
Alexi AmaristaSS 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .235
Chris Nelson3B 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2 .246
Eric StultsP 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .083
Álex TorresP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Nick VincentP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jake GoebbertPH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .260
Totals 33 3 8 3 0 5 6 0 16
Batting
2B - T Medica (10, J Lackey); S Smith (25, J Lackey); A Amarista (10, J Lackey)
RBI - J Gyorko (36), R Liriano (4), J Goebbert (4)
2-out RBI - R Liriano
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - W Venable 1, T Medica 2, R Liriano 1, A Amarista 1
GIDP - C Nelson
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - J Gyorko (8, field)
DP - 1 (J Gyorko-A Amarista-T Medica)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt Carpenter3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .283
Peter BourjosCF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .222
Jon JayPH-CF 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .298
Matt HollidayLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .264
Matt Adams1B 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 .305
Jhonny PeraltaSS 4 1 1 2 1 0 1 0 4 .260
Mark Ellis2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .192
Trevor RosenthalP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Shane RobinsonRF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .140
Tony CruzC 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .214
Kolten WongPR-2B 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
John LackeyP 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
Seth ManessP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Daniel DescalsoPH 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .204
A.J. PierzynskiC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .302
Totals 29 4 7 4 1 3 3 0 13
Batting
2B - J Jay (15, N Vincent)
HR - J Peralta (16, 2nd inning off E Stults 1 on, 0 Out)
S - P Bourjos
RBI - J Jay 2 (32), J Peralta 2 (51)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Adams 1, M Ellis 2, J Lackey 1
GIDP - J Peralta
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
Outfield assists - S Robinson
DP - 1 (J Peralta-M Ellis-M Adams)

Pitching

San Diego

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Eric Stults 7.0 4 2 2 1 1 1 1.37 4.64
Álex Torres(L, 1-1) 0.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.44 2.47
Nick Vincent 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.99 3.99

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John Lackey 7.0 5 2 2 3 5 0 1.58 6.16
Seth Maness(W, 4-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 2.93
Trevor Rosenthal(SV, 36) 1.0 3 1 1 2 1 0 1.39 3.21
Pitching
IBB - M Adams (by N Vincent)
Pitches-strikes - E Stults 92-55; A Torres 15-7; N Vincent 15-8; T Rosenthal 24-12; J Lackey 110-79; S Maness 9-5
Ground balls-fly balls - E Stults 12-5; A Torres 2-0; N Vincent 0-2; T Rosenthal 1-1; J Lackey 10-5; S Maness 2-1
Batters faced - E Stults 25; A Torres 3; N Vincent 5; T Rosenthal 7; J Lackey 28; S Maness 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:44.
Umpires: HP--Bob Davidson. 1B--John Tumpane. 2B--Bill Welke. 3B--James Hoye.
Weather: 81 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, In From Left.
Attendance: 45,126.