Cardinals Blank Dodgers 1-0, Lead NLCS 2-0

Automated Insights

Trevor Rosenthal struck out three in relief as St. Louis put away Los Angeles, 1-0. The Cardinals pitching staff struckout a combined 13 batters in the win. Los Angeles finished with a .156 batting average and a .147 wOBA.


Michael Wacha worked 6 2/3 innings to earn his second win of the postseason after he gave up no runs on five hits with eight strikeouts and one walk. Rosenthal picked up his second save of the playoffs after one inning of work striking out three and walking no one. Clayton Kershaw (1-1) got the loss, allowing one run on two hits over six innings with five strikeouts and one walk.

The Cardinals grab a two-game lead in the series. The Cardinals will continue the series with the Dodgers on Monday in Game 3 of the NLCS at Dodger Stadium at 5:07 PM PDT.


Dodgers Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

B

85.5

A. Ellis

C

3

1

0

0

0

0

0

B

82.0

N. Punto

SS

3

1

0

0

0

0

2

C

74.7

M. Ellis

2B

4

1

0

0

0

0

1

C

74.7

C. Crawford

LF

4

1

0

0

0

0

0

C-

71.0

M. Young

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

70.0

A. Ethier

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

D

65.0

S. Schumaker

CF

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

D

63.0

A. Gonzalez

1B

3

0

0

0

0

1

2

F

59.0

J. Uribe

3B

4

0

0

0

0

0

3

F

58.0

Y. Puig

RF

4

0

0

0

0

0

4


Cardinals Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

B

86.5

D. Freese

3B

3

1

1

0

0

0

0

B

85.9

M. Carpenter

2B

3

1

0

0

0

0

0

C+

77.9

P. Kozma

SS

2

0

0

0

0

1

0

C

76.9

C. Beltran

RF

2

0

0

0

0

1

1

C-

71.0

S. Robinson

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

D+

69.0

J. Jay

CF

2

0

0

0

1

0

0

D

65.0

Y. Molina

C

3

0

0

0

0

0

0

D

64.0

M. Adams

1B

3

0

0

0

0

0

1

D

64.0

M. Holliday

LF

3

0

0

0

0

0

1


Dodgers Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A+

97.2

C. Kershaw

6.0

0.00

0.50

2

5

1

72

A

94.4

R. Belisario

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

10

B+

87.8

J. Howell

1.0

0.00

1.00

0

0

1

20


Cardinals Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A+

97.8

T. Rosenthal

1.0

0.00

0.00

0

3

0

14

A

96.7

M. Wacha

6.2

0.00

0.90

5

8

1

112

A

96.6

C. Martinez

0.2

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

8

A

95.2

K. Siegrist

0.2

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

8

A

94.8

R. Choate

0.1

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

3


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