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Red Sox Top Cardinals 4-2, Tie World Series 2-2

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David Ortiz went 3-for-3 and Koji Uehara picked up the save in the ninth as Boston shut down a final rally to top St. Louis, 4-2. St. Louis posted just a .182 batting average and .223 wOBA.

The Cardinals scored first. In the bottom of the third, Carlos Beltran hit a single off starter Clay Buchholz, scoring Matt Carpenter. Tied 1-1 in the top of the sixth, the Red Sox moved in front for good when Jonny Gomes took Seth Maness deep to drive in Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia.

Buchholz pitched four innings and got the no-decision to keep his record in these playoffs at 0-0 while allowing no runs on three hits with two strikeouts and three walks. Uehara got his sixth save of the playoffs after one inning of work giving up no runs on one hit and walking no one. Lance Lynn (2-2) got tagged with the loss, allowing three runs on three hits over 5 2/3 innings with five strikeouts and three walks. Ortiz led the way in the batter's box for the Red Sox, going 3 for 3 with a double, two runs, and a walk. Gomes also had great output, going 1 for 2 with a home run, a run, three RBIs, and two walks. Carpenter finished 2 for 5 with a run and an RBI in the loss.

The Red Sox draw even at two games apiece in the World Series. The Red Sox will continue the series with the Cardinals on Monday in Game 5 of the World Series at Busch Stadium at 7:07 PM CDT.


Red Sox Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
A+100.5D. Ortiz1B3320010
A95.3J. GomesLF2111320
B83.4X. Bogaerts3B3100011
C73.7D. Pedroia2B4110002
C-71.0M. CarpPH1000000
C-70.0M. Napoli1B1000001
D66.0S. DrewSS3000100
D62.0D. NavaRF4000000
D-61.0J. EllsburyCF4000000
D-60.0D. RossC4000002

Cardinals Offense
GradePlayerPABHRHRRBIBBSO
A+97.5S. RobinsonPH1110000
A92.0A. CraigPH1100000
B+88.8M. Carpenter2B5210101
B86.4C. BeltranRF3100110
B84.8J. JayCF2000020
B84.1Y. MolinaC4100000
D65.0D. DescalsoSS3000010
D-61.0M. Adams1B4000001
D-61.0D. Freese3B4000001
D-61.0M. HollidayLF4000001

Red Sox Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A95.5J. Lackey1.00.000.0000017
A94.8J. Tazawa0.10.000.000002
B+89.0K. Uehara1.00.001.0010013
B+88.3F. Doubront2.23.380.3813032
B86.3C. Buchholz4.00.001.5032366
F55.0C. Breslow0.01018

Cardinals Pitching
GradePlayerIPERAWHIPHASOBBPC
A93.7R. Choate0.10.000.000003
A-91.3J. Axford1.10.000.7502130
B84.2K. Siegrist0.20.001.501007
B-80.7L. Lynn5.24.761.0635389
D62.8S. Maness1.09.002.0021018

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