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Game Story

CHICAGO (AP) -- Preparing for the final weekend of the regular season, the St. Louis Cardinals hoped to easily move past the non-contending Chicago Cubs.
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StL 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 5 0
ChC 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 X 3 7 1

Scoring Summary

Bottom 4th: Chi Cubs
Jake Arrieta tripled to right center, Luis Valbuena and Logan Watkins scored
STL 0 - CHC 2
Top 5th: St. Louis
Yadier Molina stole and advanced on Welington Castillo's throwing error, Yadier Molina scored, Peter Bourjos to second
STL 1 - CHC 2
Bottom 8th: Chi Cubs
Chris Valaika singled to left center, Ryan Kalish scored. Chris Valaika to second advancing on throw
STL 1 - CHC 3

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt Carpenter3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .272
Kolten Wong2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .249
Matt HollidayLF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .274
Matt Adams1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .286
Jhonny PeraltaSS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .259
Yadier MolinaC 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .285
Tommy PhamPR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Oscar TaverasRF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .245
Peter BourjosCF 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 .236
Daniel DescalsoPH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
Randy ChoateP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Carlos MartínezP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
John LackeyP 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .133
Sam FreemanP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Seth ManessP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Randal GrichukPH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .255
Totals 32 1 5 0 0 1 12 1 10
Batting
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Carpenter 1, O Taveras 1
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - Y Molina (1, 4th base off J Arrieta/W Castillo)

Chi Cubs

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Chris CoghlanLF 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .283
Javier BáezSS 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .161
Anthony Rizzo1B 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .281
Jorge SolerRF 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .329
Luis Valbuena3B 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .252
Welington CastilloC 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 4 .239
Junior LakeCF 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .212
Ryan KalishPH-CF 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .248
Logan Watkins2B 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .238
Pedro StropP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Chris ValaikaPH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .231
Héctor RondónP 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Jake ArrietaP 2 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .179
Arismendy AlcántaraPH-2B 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .207
Totals 31 3 7 3 0 5 9 0 14
Batting
2B - J Soler (8, J Lackey); L Valbuena (33, J Lackey); R Kalish (4, C Martinez)
3B - J Arrieta (1, J Lackey)
RBI - C Valaika (13), J Arrieta 2 (3)
2-out RBI - C Valaika, J Arrieta 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Coghlan 1, J Soler 1, L Valbuena 1, W Castillo 2, A Alcantara 1
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - W Castillo (6, throw)

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John Lackey(L, 3-3) 6.2 5 2 2 4 8 0 1.38 4.30
Sam Freeman 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1.35 2.43
Seth Maness 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.07 2.61
Randy Choate 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.14 4.63
Carlos Martínez 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.43 4.09

Chi Cubs

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jake Arrieta(W, 10-5) 7.0 2 1 0 1 10 0 0.99 2.53
Pedro Strop(HLD, 19) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.05 2.14
Héctor Rondón(SV, 27) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.09 2.49
Pitching
IBB - L Watkins (by J Lackey)
HBP - O Taveras (by J Arrieta)
Pitches-strikes - R Choate 2-1; C Martinez 12-8; J Lackey 107-70; S Freeman 7-3; S Maness 2-1; P Strop 16-13; H Rondon 14-11; J Arrieta 97-69
Ground balls-fly balls - R Choate 1-0; C Martinez 0-1; J Lackey 3-7; S Freeman 0-0; S Maness 1-0; P Strop 1-0; H Rondon 3-1; J Arrieta 10-1
Batters faced - R Choate 1; C Martinez 4; J Lackey 29; S Freeman 1; S Maness 1; P Strop 4; H Rondon 5; J Arrieta 25
Game Details
Game Time: 2:41.
Umpires: HP--Mark Carlson. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--James Hoye.
Weather: 67 degrees, Mildly Cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 33,292.