97-65
4 - 2
Cardinals lead series 3-1
92-70

Game Story

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Thanks to two big swings and some excellent defense, the St. Louis Cardinals are one win from the World Series.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
StL 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 6 0
LAD 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 8 1

Scoring Summary

Top 3rd: St. Louis
Matt CarpenterDFP
doubled to left center,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored
STL 1 - LAD 0
Matt HollidayDFP
homered to deep left,
Matt CarpenterDFP
scored
STL 3 - LAD 0
Bottom 4th: LA Dodgers
Yasiel PuigDFP
singled to center,
Adrián GonzálezDFP
scored,
Andre EthierDFP
to second
STL 3 - LAD 1
A.J. EllisDFP
singled to shallow center,
Andre EthierDFP
scored,
Yasiel PuigDFP
to second
STL 3 - LAD 2
Top 7th: St. Louis
Shane RobinsonDFP
homered to deep left
STL 4 - LAD 2

Pitching Details

Batting

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
2B
4 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 .200
Carlos BeltránDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 .143
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 1 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 .125
Carlos MartínezDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Adron ChambersDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
Trevor RosenthalDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
5 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 .067
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .231
Jon JayDFP
CF
3 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1 .154
David FreeseDFP
3B
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .154
Pete KozmaDFP
SS
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Daniel DescalsoDFP
SS-3B
4 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 2 .333
Lance LynnDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Shane RobinsonDFP
PH-LF
2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 .333
Totals 31 4 6 4 2 6 11 1 16
Batting
2B - M Carpenter (1, R Nolasco)
HR - M Holliday (1, 3rd inning off R Nolasco 1 on, 2 Out), S Robinson (1, 7th inning off J Howell 0 on, 1 Out)
S - L Lynn
RBI - M Carpenter (1), M Holliday 2 (2), S Robinson (1)
2-out RBI - M Holliday 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Holliday 1, M Adams 2, S Robinson 1
GIDP - D Freese
Reached via catcher's interference - J Jay
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - M Carpenter (1, 2nd base off C Marmol/A Ellis)
Fielding
DP - 3 (D Descalso-M Adams, P Kozma-M Carpenter-M Adams, M Carpenter-M Adams)

LA Dodgers

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Carl CrawfordDFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .278
Mark EllisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .294
Hanley RamírezDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 .222
J.P. HowellDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Ronald BelisarioDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Michael YoungDFP
SS
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Adrián GonzálezDFP
1B
4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .231
Andre EthierDFP
CF
3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .231
Yasiel PuigDFP
RF
3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 .250
Juan UribeDFP
3B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 .118
A.J. EllisDFP
C
2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .308
Ricky NolascoDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000
Skip SchumakerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000
Chris WithrowDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Nick PuntoDFP
SS
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Carlos MármolDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 31 2 8 2 0 3 6 0 13
Batting
2B - A Gonzalez (2, L Lynn); N Punto (1, C Martinez)
RBI - Y Puig (2), A Ellis (1)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Nolasco 2
GIDP - Y Puig, J Uribe, S Schumaker
Team LOB - 5
Running
Picked Off - N Punto (2nd base, C Martinez)
Fielding
E -
DP - 1 (J Uribe-M Ellis-A Gonzalez)

Pitching

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Lance LynnDFP
(W, 2-0)
5.1 6 2 2 3 5 0 1.50 2.45
Seth ManessDFP
(HLD, 1)
0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.50 0.00
Carlos MartínezDFP
(HLD, 2)
2.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.55 0.00
Trevor RosenthalDFP
(SV, 2)
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.75 0.00

LA Dodgers

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Ricky NolascoDFP
(L, 0-1)
4.0 3 3 3 1 4 1 1.00 6.75
Chris WithrowDFP
2.0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1.50 2.70
J.P. HowellDFP
1.0 2 1 1 1 3 1 1.67 3.00
Ronald BelisarioDFP
0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.43 0.00
Carlos MármolDFP
1.2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0.60 0.00
Pitching
WP - C Withrow
BALK - C Withrow
HBP - P Kozma (by R Belisario)
Pitches-strikes - C Martinez 18-12; T Rosenthal 13-7; L Lynn 83-54; S Maness 3-2; J Howell 26-14; R Belisario 5-2; R Nolasco 58-39; C Withrow 44-23; C Marmol 26-14
Ground balls-fly balls - C Martinez 4-1; T Rosenthal 2-0; L Lynn 4-7; S Maness 1-0; J Howell 1-1; R Belisario 2-0; R Nolasco 4-5; C Withrow 3-0; C Marmol 0-2
Batters faced - C Martinez 6; T Rosenthal 3; L Lynn 24; S Maness 1; J Howell 6; R Belisario 3; R Nolasco 16; C Withrow 9; C Marmol 6
Game Details
Game Time: 3:17.
Umpires: HP--Bruce Dreckman. 1B--Ted Barrett. 2B--Greg Gibson. 3B--Gerry Davis. RF--Mike Everitt. LF--Mark Carlson.
Weather: 82 degrees, Clear.
Wind: 10 mph, Left to Right.
Attendance: 53,992.