43-36
9 - 6
35-44

Game Story

A strong start and an impressive finish helped the St. Louis Cardinals pull off a series victory over the Colorado Rockies. Rookie left-hander Marco Gonzales had a strong start to his major league career before stumbling in the fourth inning, but the Cardinals' bats helped him with a late rally...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
StL 0 0 1 0 3 0 1 2 2 9 12 0
Col 0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0 6 9 2

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: St. Louis
Matt HollidayDFP
singled to left center,
Marco GonzalesDFP
scored
STL 1 - COL 0
Bottom 4th: Colorado
Drew StubbsDFP
homered to deep left center
STL 1 - COL 1
Corey DickersonDFP
doubled to center,
Justin MorneauDFP
and
Wilin RosarioDFP
scored
STL 1 - COL 3
DJ LeMahieuDFP
singled to shallow right,
Corey DickersonDFP
scored,
Josh RutledgeDFP
to third
STL 1 - COL 4
Yohan FlandeDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Josh RutledgeDFP
scored,
DJ LeMahieuDFP
to second
STL 1 - COL 5
Top 5th: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to left,
Mark EllisDFP
scored
STL 2 - COL 5
Matt AdamsDFP
homered to deep left,
Matt HollidayDFP
scored
STL 4 - COL 5
Bottom 6th: Colorado
Charlie BlackmonDFP
doubled to center,
Josh RutledgeDFP
scored
STL 4 - COL 6
Top 7th: St. Louis
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored
STL 5 - COL 6
Top 8th: St. Louis
Daniel DescalsoDFP
doubled to shallow left,
Mark EllisDFP
scored
STL 6 - COL 6
Matt CarpenterDFP
doubled to shallow center,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored
STL 7 - COL 6
Top 9th: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right center,
Matt AdamsDFP
scored,
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
to third on pitcher
Nick MassetDFP
's throwing error
STL 8 - COL 6
Allen CraigDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
scored
STL 9 - COL 6

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
3 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 .276
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 1 .273
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
5 2 2 2 1 0 0 1 3 .328
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
3 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .244
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
4 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 .284
Allen CraigDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 .259
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .212
Mark EllisDFP
2B
3 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 .202
Marco GonzalesDFP
P
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Jon JayDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
PH
1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .188
Sam FreemanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Trevor RosenthalDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 9 12 9 1 4 4 2 12
Batting
2B - M Carpenter (18, A Ottavino); M Holliday (21, Y Flande); J Peralta (21, Y Flande); M Ellis (4, Y Flande); M Gonzales (1, Y Flande); D Descalso (4, A Ottavino)
HR - M Adams (9, 5th inning off Y Flande 1 on, 2 Out)
S - M Gonzales
SF - M Carpenter, J Peralta, Y Molina, A Craig
RBI - M Carpenter 2 (30), M Holliday (39), M Adams 2 (33), J Peralta (34), Y Molina (27), A Craig (40), D Descalso (4)
2-out RBI - M Carpenter, M Adams 2, D Descalso
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Holliday 1, Y Molina 2, J Jay 1
Team LOB - 7
Running
SB - M Adams (2, 3rd base off N Masset/W Rosario), P Bourjos (5, 2nd base off T Kahnle/W Rosario)

Colorado

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Charlie BlackmonDFP
RF
5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 .305
Drew StubbsDFP
CF
4 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 1 .291
Troy TulowitzkiDFP
SS
5 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .351
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .307
Wilin RosarioDFP
C
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .249
Corey DickersonDFP
LF
4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 .354
Josh RutledgeDFP
3B
2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .278
Charlie CulbersonDFP
3B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .189
DJ LeMahieuDFP
2B
2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .265
Yohan FlandeDFP
P
2 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Tommy KahnleDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ryan WheelerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
Rex BrothersDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Adam OttavinoDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Nick MassetDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Brandon BarnesDFP
PH
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .277
Totals 35 6 9 6 1 4 8 0 13
Batting
2B - C Blackmon (15, S Maness); W Rosario (14, M Gonzales); C Dickerson (12, M Gonzales)
HR - D Stubbs (6, 4th inning off M Gonzales 0 on, 0 Out)
S - D LeMahieu
RBI - C Blackmon (46), D Stubbs (19), C Dickerson 2 (31), D LeMahieu (20), Y Flande (1)
2-out RBI - C Blackmon
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Blackmon 1, D Stubbs 1, J Morneau 1, C Dickerson 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - W Rosario (4, throw); N Masset (1, throw)

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Marco GonzalesDFP
5.0 7 5 5 2 3 1 1.80 9.00
Seth ManessDFP
1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.44 2.91
Pat NeshekDFP
(W, 2-0)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.57 0.85
Sam FreemanDFP
(HLD, 5)
0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.80 1.80
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(SV, 23)
1.1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1.29 3.13

Colorado

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Yohan FlandeDFP
5.0 6 4 4 1 4 1 1.40 7.20
Tommy KahnleDFP
(HLD, 4)
1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1.06 2.18
Rex BrothersDFP
(HLD, 11)
1.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1.43 4.54
Adam OttavinoDFP
(L, 0-3)(BS, 2)
1.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 1.36 4.84
Nick MassetDFP
1.0 1 2 0 1 0 0 1.52 3.43
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - M Gonzales 82-57; S Maness 15-11; P Neshek 9-7; S Freeman 8-7; T Rosenthal 41-30; Y Flande 96-62; T Kahnle 15-8; R Brothers 17-11; A Ottavino 32-21; N Masset 24-13
Ground balls-fly balls - M Gonzales 8-6; S Maness 2-1; P Neshek 0-2; S Freeman 1-0; T Rosenthal 0-0; Y Flande 8-6; T Kahnle 1-2; R Brothers 2-0; A Ottavino 2-3; N Masset 0-3
Batters faced - M Gonzales 24; S Maness 5; P Neshek 3; S Freeman 2; T Rosenthal 6; Y Flande 22; T Kahnle 5; R Brothers 5; A Ottavino 6; N Masset 5
Game Details
Game Time: 3:38.
Umpires: HP--Ted Barrett. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--Will Little. 3B--Paul Schrieber.
Weather: 81 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, In From Right.
Attendance: 34,635.