31-40
2 - 5
39-32

Game Story

Facing trouble, Michael Wacha did his best to slow down the game. He certainly frustrated New York Mets hitters who had him on the ropes. Wacha escaped a pair of jams with strikeouts, and the St. Louis Cardinals snapped a fifth-inning tie en route to a 5-2 victory on Tuesday night. ''I hadn't...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NYM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 2
StL 0 1 0 0 2 2 0 0 X 5 10 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
Yadier MolinaDFP
homered to deep left
NYM 0 - STL 1
Top 4th: NY Mets
David WrightDFP
homered to deep left
NYM 1 - STL 1
Bottom 5th: St. Louis
Jon JayDFP
tripled to right,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored
NYM 1 - STL 2
Matt HollidayDFP
doubled to right,
Jon JayDFP
scored
NYM 1 - STL 3
Bottom 6th: St. Louis
Kolten WongDFP
singled to center,
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
scored,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
to third
NYM 1 - STL 4
Peter BourjosDFP
singled to shallow left,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored,
Kolten WongDFP
to third
NYM 1 - STL 5
Top 9th: NY Mets
Lucas DudaDFP
homered to deep right
NYM 2 - STL 5

Pitching Details

Batting

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Curtis GrandersonDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .227
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .295
David WrightDFP
3B
4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .266
Bobby AbreuDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .286
Lucas DudaDFP
1B
3 1 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .246
Anthony ReckerDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .194
Éric CampbellDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
Rubén TejadaDFP
SS
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 .221
Jonathon NieseDFP
P
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .043
Chris YoungDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .200
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
Matt den DekkerDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .156
Eric Young Jr.DFP
LF
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .221
Totals 34 2 7 2 2 2 8 0 13
Batting
2B - C Granderson (11, M Wacha); D Wright (15, M Wacha); L Duda (16, M Wacha); A Recker (6, J Motte)
HR - D Wright (5, 4th inning off M Wacha 0 on, 0 Out), L Duda (9, 9th inning off J Motte 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - D Wright (34), L Duda (33)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Murphy 2, R Tejada 1, J Niese 1, E Young 1
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
E - D Murphy (8, field); B Abreu (2, field)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
4 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 .210
Jon JayDFP
RF
5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 4 .310
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .268
Allen CraigDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 .260
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
4 1 1 1 1 0 2 0 1 .283
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .238
Mark EllisDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .188
Daniel DescalsoDFP
3B
3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .175
Michael WachaDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .043
Kolten WongDFP
PH
1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .243
Sam FreemanDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Matt AdamsDFP
PH
1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
Jason MotteDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 5 10 5 1 2 6 1 14
Batting
2B - M Holliday 2 (17, J Niese, D Matsuzaka); J Peralta (18, J Niese)
3B - J Jay (2, J Niese)
HR - Y Molina (6, 2nd inning off J Niese 0 on, 0 Out)
S - M Wacha
RBI - P Bourjos (11), J Jay (19), M Holliday (35), Y Molina (26), K Wong (16)
2-out RBI - P Bourjos, J Jay, M Holliday, K Wong
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Jay 2, A Craig 1, J Peralta 1
Team LOB - 9
Running
SB - K Wong (9, 2nd base off J Niese/A Recker)

Pitching

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jonathon NieseDFP
(L, 3-4)
6.0 8 5 3 1 3 1 1.15 2.67
Daisuke MatsuzakaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.25 2.81
Jeurys FamiliaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.21 2.52

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Michael WachaDFP
(W, 5-5)
6.0 5 1 1 2 7 1 1.12 2.79
Sam FreemanDFP
2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.66 0.84
Jason MotteDFP
0.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 1.56 3.24
Pat NeshekDFP
(SV, 2)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.61 0.92
Pitching
WP - D Matsuzaka
HBP - D Descalso (by J Niese)
Pitches-strikes - J Niese 85-57; D Matsuzaka 18-13; J Familia 14-7; M Wacha 92-60; S Freeman 23-15; J Motte 4-3; P Neshek 4-3
Ground balls-fly balls - J Niese 10-9; D Matsuzaka 1-0; J Familia 1-1; M Wacha 5-6; S Freeman 2-3; J Motte 0-1; P Neshek 1-2
Batters faced - J Niese 29; D Matsuzaka 4; J Familia 5; M Wacha 25; S Freeman 6; J Motte 2; P Neshek 3
Game Details
Game Time: 2:36.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--Bob Davidson. 3B--John Tumpane.
Weather: 88 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, Out to Center.
Attendance: 42,209.