31-29
5 - 2
28-31

Game Story

Matt Carpenter had a career-high five hits, including the go-ahead double in the 11th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Kansas City Royals 5-2 on Wednesday night to snap a three-game losing streak. After the Royals rallied with two runs in the ninth, Peter Bourjos worked a one-out walk...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
StL 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 5 12 0
KC 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 5 0

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
singled to shallow center,
Mark EllisDFP
scored
STL 1 - KC 0
Top 7th: St. Louis
Matt HollidayDFP
grounded out to shortstop,
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored,
Randal GrichukDFP
to second
STL 2 - KC 0
Bottom 9th: Kansas City
Salvador PérezDFP
grounded into fielder's choice,
Eric HosmerDFP
scored,
Pedro CiriacoDFP
to third,
Alex GordonDFP
out at second
STL 2 - KC 1
Lorenzo CainDFP
singled to right center,
Pedro CiriacoDFP
scored,
Nori AokiDFP
to second
STL 2 - KC 2
Top 11th: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
doubled to right center,
Peter BourjosDFP
scored
STL 3 - KC 2
Allen CraigDFP
singled,
Matt CarpenterDFP
and
Jon JayDFP
scored,
Matt HollidayDFP
to second,
Matt HollidayDFP
out at third
STL 5 - KC 2

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
5 2 5 2 0 1 0 0 0 .307
Randal GrichukDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .147
Jon JayDFP
PH-LF
1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
Matt HollidayDFP
DH
5 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 .266
Allen CraigDFP
1B
5 0 1 2 0 1 1 0 1 .246
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
5 0 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 .300
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 .229
Oscar TaverasDFP
RF
5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .222
Mark EllisDFP
2B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .169
Kolten WongDFP
PH-2B
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
4 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 .208
Totals 44 5 12 5 0 4 6 2 16
Batting
2B - M Carpenter 2 (16, J Vargas, K Herrera); O Taveras (1, J Vargas)
S - R Grichuk
RBI - M Carpenter 2 (20), M Holliday (29), A Craig 2 (32)
2-out RBI - M Carpenter
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Grichuk 1, A Craig 1, J Peralta 3, P Bourjos 1
Team LOB - 12
Running
SB - M Ellis (3, 2nd base off J Vargas/S Perez), P Bourjos (4, 2nd base off K Herrera/B Hayes)
Fielding
DP - 1 (M Ellis-J Peralta-A Craig)

Kansas City

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Omar InfanteDFP
2B
5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .247
Eric HosmerDFP
1B
5 1 0 0 0 0 4 0 1 .264
Billy ButlerDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251
Pedro CiriacoDFP
PR-DH
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
Alex GordonDFP
LF
3 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 .282
Salvador PérezDFP
C
3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 .259
Nori AokiDFP
PR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
Brett HayesDFP
C
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .086
Lorenzo CainDFP
RF
4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 .318
Mike MoustakasDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .150
Alcides EscobarDFP
SS
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
Jarrod DysonDFP
CF
3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 .275
Totals 37 2 5 2 0 3 10 1 11
Batting
2B - A Gordon (16, A Wainwright); A Escobar (15, A Wainwright)
S - J Dyson
RBI - S Perez (15), L Cain (21)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Infante 1, E Hosmer 1, M Moustakas 1, A Escobar 1
GIDP - L Cain
Team LOB - 6
Running
SB - A Escobar (16, 3rd base off A Wainwright/Y Molina)
Fielding
Outfield assists - L Cain

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Adam WainwrightDFP
8.0 4 2 2 2 8 0 0.90 2.31
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(BS, 3)
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.34 4.13
Sam FreemanDFP
(W, 1-0)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.68 0.00
Pat NeshekDFP
(SV, 1)
1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.61 1.03

Kansas City

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jason VargasDFP
8.0 9 2 2 2 3 0 1.25 3.28
Michael MariotDFP
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1.66 6.52
Greg HollandDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.97 1.59
Kelvin HerreraDFP
(L, 1-2)
0.1 2 3 3 1 0 0 1.38 2.54
Tim CollinsDFP
0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.43 4.70
Pitching
WP - A Wainwright, M Mariot
IBB - Y Molina (by J Vargas)
HBP - M Holliday (by T Collins)
Pitches-strikes - A Wainwright 111-73; T Rosenthal 22-13; S Freeman 6-5; P Neshek 14-12; J Vargas 117-75; M Mariot 20-12; G Holland 18-13; K Herrera 31-18; T Collins 6-2
Ground balls-fly balls - A Wainwright 12-1; T Rosenthal 1-0; S Freeman 1-0; P Neshek 0-2; J Vargas 12-12; M Mariot 1-1; G Holland 1-0; K Herrera 2-0; T Collins 2-0
Batters faced - A Wainwright 30; T Rosenthal 5; S Freeman 3; P Neshek 3; J Vargas 36; M Mariot 4; G Holland 3; K Herrera 4; T Collins 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:46.
Umpires: HP--Tripp Gibson. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--CB Bucknor.
Weather: 80 degrees, Mostly Cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 22,126.