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Cardinals Shutout Dodgers 9-0, Advance to World Series

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Michael Wacha surrendered only two hits in seven innings as St. Louis defeated Los Angeles, 9-0. Eight different Cardinals scored at least one run in the victory and they finished with a .361 batting average, which is .092 points better than their season average. Los Angeles had a batting average of just .071 and a wOBA of .099.

Wacha got his third win of the postseason after he allowed no runs on two hits with five strikeouts and one walk. Clayton Kershaw (1-2) got tagged with the loss, allowing six runs on 10 hits over four innings with five strikeouts and two walks. Carlos Beltran was impressive at the plate for the Cardinals, going 3 for 4 with a double, a run, and two RBIs. Matt Adams also had a big game, going 2 for 3 with a double, a run, an RBI, and a walk.

The Cardinals take the NLCS four games to two and reach the World Series. The Cardinals will face the Dodgers Saturday in Game 7 of the NLCS at Busch Stadium at 7:37 PM CDT.


Dodgers Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
B85.4C. CrawfordLF3100010
B84.5A. EllisC3100001
C-71.0M. YoungPH1000000
C-70.0S. SchumakerPH1000001
D65.0H. RamirezSS3000000
D65.0A. Gonzalez1B3000000
D64.0J. Uribe3B3000001
D63.0A. EthierCF3000002
D-61.0Y. PuigRF3000002
D-61.0M. Ellis2B4000001

Cardinals Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
A+99.1C. BeltranRF4310200
A94.5M. Adams1B3210110
A92.0J. JayCF1100000
A92.0S. RobinsonCF4210200
B+89.8Y. MolinaC5220101
B+89.7D. Freese3B4210011
C76.0M. Carpenter2B4110101
C-71.0K. WongPH1000000
D+68.0P. KozmaSS2010021
F57.0M. HollidayLF5000002

Dodgers Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A93.7C. Marmol2.00.000.5012036
B84.2J. Howell0.20.001.501008
B-81.3C. Withrow1.00.002.0010119
F59.8C. Kershaw4.013.503.00105298
F55.3R. Belisario0.181.003.0000110

Cardinals Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A+99.8M. Wacha7.00.000.4325195
A95.9C. Martinez1.00.000.0002015
A95.1T. Rosenthal1.00.000.0001012

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