Pirates Fall To Cardinals 6-1, Eliminated from NLDS

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Adam Wainwright gave up just one run to Pittsburgh in nine innings and Matt Adams finished 2-4 with one home run as the Pirates dropped the game to St. Louis, 6-1. Pittsburgh had a wOBA of .240, despite a season average of .317.


Gerrit Cole was saddled with his first loss in these playoffs after he was charged with three hits with five strikeouts and one walk. Wainwright (2-0) got the win, allowing one run on eight hits with six strikeouts and one walk. Marlon Byrd was powerful at the plate for the Pirates, going 3 for 4. Justin Morneau also had a great game, going 2 for 4 with a run. Adams was 2 for 4 with a home run, a run, and two RBIs in the win.

The Pirates are eliminated three games to two and are tossed from the NLDS.


Pirates Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 95.0 M. Byrd RF 4 3 0 0 0 0 0
A 92.0 J. Mercer PH 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
A- 90.0 J. Morneau 1B 4 2 1 0 0 0 0
B 86.0 C. Barmes SS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
C 73.0 N. Walker 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
C 72.7 P. Alvarez 3B 4 1 0 0 1 0 2
C- 71.0 J. Tabata PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
C- 71.0 G. Jones PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 65.0 R. Martin C 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- 61.0 S. Marte LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1
D- 61.0 A. McCutchen CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 1


Cardinals Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 95.5 M. Adams 1B 4 2 1 1 2 0 0
A 92.0 D. Descalso 3B 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
A- 91.0 M. Holliday LF 4 2 2 0 0 0 0
B+ 89.7 D. Freese 3B 3 1 1 1 2 0 2
B+ 88.4 J. Jay CF 3 1 2 0 1 1 0
B 86.8 Y. Molina C 2 1 0 0 0 2 1
C 73.7 P. Kozma SS 4 1 0 0 1 0 2
D 62.0 M. Carpenter 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 62.0 C. Beltran RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0


Pirates Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 94.4 T. Watson 1.0 0.00 0.00 0 0 0 8
A 94.4 V. Mazzaro 0.1 0.00 0.00 0 1 0 4
B 84.7 G. Cole 5.0 3.60 0.80 3 5 1 75
C 74.5 J. Grilli 0.1 0.00 3.00 1 0 0 3
F 55.7 J. Wilson 0.2 13.50 4.50 2 0 1 15
F 55.7 M. Melancon 0.2 40.50 6.00 3 0 1 19


Cardinals Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 95.8 A. Wainwright 9.0 1.00 1.00 8 6 1 107