The Cardinals went into Philadelphia last night with a 1-1 series tie but couldn’t get a run in extra inning baseball. After a strong offensive showing, the Redbirds walked away with an 8-7 loss.
|St Louis Cardinals||1||1||2||0||0||0||0||3||0||0||0||7||14||1|
|WP||J. Horst (1-0)|
|LP||B. Browning (0-2)|
|J. Jay cf||5||3||3||2||0||1||1||0||1||.312|
|M. Carpenter 3b||6||0||4||3||0||0||1||0||2||.312|
|M. Holliday lf||6||1||0||0||0||0||1||0||4||.315|
|C. Beltran rf||6||0||1||1||0||0||2||0||2||.284|
|A. Craig 1b||5||0||2||0||0||1||1||0||1||.301|
|D. Descalso 2b||5||0||1||0||0||1||1||0||2||.233|
|T. Cruz c||5||1||2||0||0||0||0||0||4||.226|
|R. Furcal ss||4||1||1||0||0||0||1||0||1||.263|
|L. Lynn p||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||1||.077|
|S. Schumaker ph||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.310|
|F. Salas p||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.000|
|E. Mujica p||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.000|
|D. Freese ph||0||1||0||0||0||1||0||0||0||.300|
|M. Rzepczynski p||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.000|
|M. Boggs p||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.000|
|S. Robinson ph||1||0||0||0||0||0||1||0||0||.254|
|B. Browning p||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||.000|
- Jon Jay picked up three hits including his eleventh double. He drove in two runs and scored three himself. He now has multi-hit games in five of his last seven starts.
- Matt Carpenter went 4-6 with three singles and his 14th double. He led the team with three RBIs.
- Carlos Beltran hit his 20th double of the season and drove in his 83rd run.
- Allen Craig hit two singles to get his average back over .300
- Daniel Descalso hit a single and drew a walk.
- Tony Cruz hit a single and his seventh double. He scored a run, but left the most men on base.
- Rafael Furcal hit a single and scored a run.
- Fernando Salas and Edward Mujica each pitched scoreless innings.
- Lance Lynn did not have his best stuff. He gave up four earned runs through five innings. He only gave up four hits, but one was a costly home run.
- Marc Rzepczynski, Mitchell Boggs, and Barrett Browning gave up five runs through three and two thirds innings.
- Matt Holliday was held hitless and left four men on base.
3) Allen Craig – Craig had a two hit night and drew a walk.
2) Matt Carpenter – Carpenter’s four hit night led the way for the Cardinals. He drove in almost half the runs himself.
1) Jon Jay – Jay did it all in a three hit night. He has solidified himself as a top of the order hitter.
|Cincinnati Reds||69||46||0.600||0||36-20||33-26||495||424||66||49||Won 3||5-5|
|Pittsburgh Pirates||64||50||0.561||4.5||36-20||28-30||478||446||61||53||Won 1||4-6|
|St Louis Cardinals||62||53||0.539||7||34-23||28-30||536||462||66||49||Lost 1||6-4|
|Milwaukee Brewers||52||61||0.464||16||33-26||19-35||512||519||56||57||Won 1||5-5|
|Chicago Cubs||44||69||0.400||24||28-27||16-42||414||505||45||68||Lost 3||1-9|
|Houston Astros||38||78||0.319||31.5||27-32||11-46||437||587||41||75||Lost 1||3-7|