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4 - 2
Series tied 1-1
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Game Story

BOSTON (AP) -- Rookie Michael Wacha kept pitching like a postseason ace and John Lackey matched him, leaving the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox scoreless through three innings Thursday night in Game 2 of the World Series.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
StL 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 4 7 1
Bos 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 4 2

Scoring Summary

Top 4th: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
grounded out to second,
Matt HollidayDFP
scored
STL 1 - BOS 0
Bottom 6th: Boston
David OrtizDFP
homered to deep left,
Dustin PedroiaDFP
scored
STL 1 - BOS 2
Top 7th: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Pete KozmaDFP
scored,
Jon JayDFP
to third,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
to second on catcher
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
's fielding error,
Jon JayDFP
scored,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
to third on pitcher
Craig BreslowDFP
's fielding error
STL 3 - BOS 2
Carlos BeltránDFP
singled to shallow right,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored
STL 4 - BOS 2

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
2B
4 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .125
Carlos BeltránDFP
RF
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2 .375
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .125
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .250
Allen CraigDFP
DH
3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .286
David FreeseDFP
3B
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 .167
Pete KozmaDFP
PR-SS
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Jon JayDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .167
Daniel DescalsoDFP
SS-3B
3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000
Totals 33 4 7 3 0 3 6 2 10
Batting
3B - M Holliday (1, J Lackey)
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (1), C Beltran (1), Y Molina (1)
2-out RBI - C Beltran
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - P Kozma (1, 3rd base off C Breslow/J Saltalamacchia), J Jay (1, 2nd base off C Breslow/J Saltalamacchia)
Fielding
E - M Carpenter (1, field)
DP - 1 (D Descalso-M Carpenter-M Adams)

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Jacoby EllsburyDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .143
Shane VictorinoDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .000
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
3 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 1 .429
David OrtizDFP
DH
3 1 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 .667
Mike NapoliDFP
1B
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 .143
Jonny GómesDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .000
Jarrod SaltalamacchiaDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .000
Stephen DrewDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .143
Daniel NavaDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .500
Xander BogaertsDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
Totals 31 2 4 2 1 4 12 0 12
Batting
2B - D Pedroia (1, M Wacha)
HR - D Ortiz (2, 6th inning off M Wacha 1 on, 1 Out)
RBI - D Ortiz 2 (5)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Napoli 1, J Gomes 1
GIDP - M Napoli
Team LOB - 6
Fielding
E - J Saltalamacchia (1, field); C Breslow (1, field)

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Michael WachaDFP
(W, 1-0)
6.0 3 2 2 4 6 1 1.17 3.00
Carlos MartínezDFP
(HLD, 1)
2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 0.67 3.00
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00 0.00

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John LackeyDFP
(L, 0-1)
6.1 5 3 3 2 6 0 1.11 4.26
Craig BreslowDFP
(BS, 1)
0.1 1 1 0 1 0 0 6.00 0.00
Junichi TazawaDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Brandon WorkmanDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00
Koji UeharaDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - M Wacha 114-65; C Martinez 24-19; T Rosenthal 11-9; J Lackey 95-71; C Breslow 13-6; J Tazawa 4-3; B Workman 11-8; K Uehara 10-7
Ground balls-fly balls - M Wacha 4-8; C Martinez 4-1; T Rosenthal 0-0; J Lackey 9-5; C Breslow 0-1; J Tazawa 1-0; B Workman 1-2; K Uehara 1-1
Batters faced - M Wacha 24; C Martinez 8; T Rosenthal 3; J Lackey 26; C Breslow 3; J Tazawa 1; B Workman 4; K Uehara 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:05.
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Dana DeMuth. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Bill Miller. RF--John Hirschbeck. LF--Jim Joyce.
Weather: 49 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 38,436.