71-67
4 - 6
75-63

Game Story

To earn his 16th win, Adam Wainwright really needed his bat. Wainwright matched his career best with three RBIs, an unexpected boost that helped carry the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. ''There's usually two or three games a year that you swing...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
PIT 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 4 8 0
STL 0 2 0 3 0 0 1 0 X 6 7 0

Scoring Summary

Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
Russell MartinDFP
homered (418 ft.) to deep right center
PIT 1 - STL 0
Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
Adam WainwrightDFP
grounded out, shortstop to first,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
scored,
Peter BourjosDFP
to third
PIT 1 - STL 1
Matt CarpenterDFP
hit sacrifice fly to right,
Peter BourjosDFP
scored
PIT 1 - STL 2
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
Jordy MercerDFP
homered (418 ft.) to deep left
PIT 2 - STL 2
Bottom 4th: St. Louis
Peter BourjosDFP
singled to shallow left,
Yadier MolinaDFP
scored,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
to second
PIT 2 - STL 3
Adam WainwrightDFP
singled to center,
Daniel DescalsoDFP
and
Peter BourjosDFP
scored
PIT 2 - STL 5
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
Starling MarteDFP
homered (441 ft.) to deep left,
Ike DavisDFP
scored
PIT 4 - STL 5
Bottom 7th: St. Louis
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
scored on wild pitch
PIT 4 - STL 6

Pitching Details

Batting

Pittsburgh

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Josh HarrisonDFP
3B
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .315
Andrew LamboDFP
RF
4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
Andrew McCutchenDFP
CF
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .305
Neil WalkerDFP
2B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .270
Russell MartinDFP
C
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 .295
Ike DavisDFP
1B
3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .237
Starling MarteDFP
LF
4 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 1 .276
Jordy MercerDFP
SS
4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 .258
Jeff LockeDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .139
Brandon CumptonDFP
P
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .118
Grégory PolancoDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
John AxfordDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
John HoldzkomDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 34 4 8 4 3 1 5 0 6
Batting
2B - A Lambo (3, S Maness)
HR - R Martin (8, 2nd inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 1 Out), S Marte (10, 7th inning off A Wainwright 1 on, 0 Out), J Mercer (9, 3rd inning off A Wainwright 0 on, 0 Out)
RBI - R Martin (52), S Marte 2 (46), J Mercer (44)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Martin 1
GIDP - A Lambo
Team LOB - 4
Fielding
PB - R Martin
DP - 1 (R Martin-J Mercer)

St. Louis

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Matt CarpenterDFP
3B
3 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 1 .274
Randal GrichukDFP
RF
4 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .219
Matt HollidayDFP
LF
3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 .268
Jhonny PeraltaDFP
SS
3 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 2 .269
Matt AdamsDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .291
Yadier MolinaDFP
C
3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 .288
Daniel DescalsoDFP
2B
2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .239
Peter BourjosDFP
CF
4 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .233
Adam WainwrightDFP
P
3 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .203
Seth ManessDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .400
Kolten WongDFP
PH
1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .251
Pat NeshekDFP
P
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 30 6 7 5 0 5 8 0 14
Batting
2B - J Peralta (35, J Axford)
SF - M Carpenter
RBI - M Carpenter (53), P Bourjos (21), A Wainwright 3 (6)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Holliday 1, J Peralta 1, Y Molina 2
Team LOB - 7
Running
CS - P Bourjos (3, 2nd base by J Holdzkom/R Martin)
Fielding
DP - 1 (D Descalso-J Peralta-M Adams)

Pitching

Pittsburgh

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeff LockeDFP
(L, 6-4)
3.0 4 5 4 5 3 0 1.27 3.75
Brandon CumptonDFP
3.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1.40 4.79
John AxfordDFP
1.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.41 3.18
John HoldzkomDFP
1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.00 0.00

St. Louis

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Adam WainwrightDFP
(W, 16-9)
6.0 7 4 4 1 3 3 1.07 2.69
Seth ManessDFP
(HLD, 7)
2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.11 2.94
Pat NeshekDFP
(SV, 5)
1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.68 1.37
Pitching
WP - J Axford, J Holdzkom
HBP - M Carpenter (by B Cumpton)
Pitches-strikes - J Locke 87-46; B Cumpton 50-32; J Axford 15-9; J Holdzkom 14-10; A Wainwright 100-62; S Maness 31-21; P Neshek 12-9
Ground balls-fly balls - J Locke 4-3; B Cumpton 6-1; J Axford 2-2; J Holdzkom 0-0; A Wainwright 11-7; S Maness 4-1; P Neshek 2-1
Batters faced - J Locke 18; B Cumpton 12; J Axford 4; J Holdzkom 3; A Wainwright 25; S Maness 7; P Neshek 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:05.
Umpires: HP--James Hoye. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Paul Emmel. 3B--Bill Welke.
Weather: 78 degrees, Partly Cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to Right.
Attendance: 43,693.