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W:J.Russell(1-0) L:F.Salas(0-1)
HR: STL- M.Holliday (4) CHC- B.LaHair (3)



St. Louis Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Chris Conroy; First, Jeff Nelson; Second, Bill Welke; Third, Tim Tschida;
- Rafael Furcal grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Skip Schumaker due up.
- Skip Schumaker grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 1st
- David DeJesus doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Tony Campana due up.
- Tony Campana sacrifice bunt, catcher to second. On the play, David DeJesus advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro sacrifice fly out to right scored David DeJesus. None on with two outs and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair strikes out swinging, catcher to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 2nd
- Carlos Beltran struck out swinging. None on with one out and David Freese due up.
- David Freese singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Yadier Molina due up.
- Yadier Molina grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, David Freese out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 2nd
- Alfonso Soriano singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart grounded out pitcher to first. On the play, Alfonso Soriano advances to second. Runner on second with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney grounded out short to first. On the play, Alfonso Soriano advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto flied out to right to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 3rd
- Shane Robinson walked. Runner on first with none out and Adam Wainwright due up.
- Adam Wainwright struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Shane Robinson out at second to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 3rd
- Jeff Samardzija grounded out short to first. None on with one out and David DeJesus due up.
- David DeJesus struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Tony Campana due up.
- Tony Campana singled to center. Runner on first with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Tony Campana stole second.
- Tony Campana advances to third on Yadier Molina`s throwing error. Runner on third with two outs and Starlin Castro at the plate.
- Starlin Castro grounded out second to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 4th
- Skip Schumaker grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 4th
- Bryan LaHair singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano doubled to left. On the play, Bryan LaHair advances to third. Runners on second and third with none out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with one out and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney struck out swinging. Runners on second and third with two outs and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto intentionally walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Jeff Samardzija due up.
- Jeff Samardzija popped out to second to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 5th
- David Freese struck out swinging. None on with one out and Yadier Molina due up.
- Yadier Molina doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter flied out to left. Runner on second with two outs and Shane Robinson due up.
- Yadier Molina stole third. Runner on third with two outs and Shane Robinson at the plate.
- Shane Robinson struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 5th
- David DeJesus doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Tony Campana due up.
- David DeJesus picked off at second, catcher to short. None on with one out and Tony Campana at the plate.
- Tony Campana struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out looking to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 6th
- Adam Wainwright flied out to center. None on with one out and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Skip Schumaker due up.
- Skip Schumaker singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Holliday due up.
- Matt Holliday struck out swinging to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 6th
- Bryan LaHair struck out looking. None on with one out and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart grounded out third to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 7th
- Carlos Beltran grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and David Freese due up.
- David Freese struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Yadier Molina due up.
- Yadier Molina singled to right. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Shane Robinson due up.
- Shawn Camp enters the game for the Cubs with runners on first and second and two out, batting 9th.
- Shane Robinson flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 7th
- Victor Marte starts the inning for the Cardinals, batting 9th.
- Darwin Barney grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Shawn Camp due up.
- Blake DeWitt is pinch-hitting for Shawn Camp.
- Pinch-Hitter Blake DeWitt fouled out to catcher to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 8th
- Rafael Dolis starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
- Daniel Descalso is pinch-hitting for Victor Marte.
- Pinch-Hitter Daniel Descalso lined out to left. None on with one out and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal walked. Runner on first with one out and Skip Schumaker due up.
- Skip Schumaker lined out to left. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Holliday due up.
- Carlos Marmol enters the game for the Cubs with a runner on first and two out, batting 9th.
- Matt Holliday two-out, two-run Home Run (4) to center scored Rafael Furcal. Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran walked. Runner on first with two outs and David Freese due up.
- Carlos Beltran advances to third on Carlos Marmol`s throwing error. Runner on third with two outs and David Freese at the plate.
- David Freese flied out to right to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 8th
- Marc Rzepcynski starts the inning for the Cardinals, batting 5th.
- Daniel Descalso remains in the game at third.
- David DeJesus lined out to left. None on with one out and Tony Campana due up.
- Tony Campana grounded out pitcher to first. None on with two outs and Starlin Castro due up.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 9th
- Michael Bowden starts the inning for the Cardinals, batting 9th.
- Yadier Molina grounded out pitcher to first. None on with one out and Matt Carpenter due up.
- Matt Carpenter struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Shane Robinson due up.
- Shane Robinson doubled to right. Runner on second with two outs and Daniel Descalso due up.
- Daniel Descalso walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Rafael Furcal due up.
- Rafael Furcal walked. Bases loaded with two outs and Skip Schumaker due up.
- Skip Schumaker lined out to short to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 9th
- Bryan LaHair lead-off Home Run (3) to left center. Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Ian Stewart due up.
- Ian Stewart grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Darwin Barney due up.
- Darwin Barney reached first on Rafael Furcal`s fielding error. Runner on first with two outs and Geovany Soto due up.
- Geovany Soto singled to right. On the play, Darwin Barney advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Michael Bowden due up.
- Joe Mather is pinch-hitting for Michael Bowden.
- Fernando Salas enters the game for the Cardinals with runners on first and third and two out, batting 2nd.
- Tyler Greene is in the game for the Cardinals playing second, batting 5th.
- Pinch-Hitter Joe Mather struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 10th
- James Russell starts the inning for the Cubs, batting 9th.
- Matt Holliday struck out swinging. None on with one out and Carlos Beltran due up.
- Carlos Beltran flied out to center. None on with two outs and Tyler Greene due up.
- Tyler Greene struck out looking to end the inning.

Chicago Cubs Bottom 10th
- David DeJesus flied out to left. None on with one out and Tony Campana due up.
- Tony Campana singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Starlin Castro due up.
- Tony Campana stole second. Runner on second with one out and Starlin Castro at the plate.
- NOTE: Cardinals manager Mike Matheny ejected by 2B umpire Bill Welke.
- Starlin Castro struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Bryan LaHair due up.
- Bryan LaHair intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Alfonso Soriano due up.
- Alfonso Soriano singled to center scored Tony Campana to win the game.
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St. Louis 2, Chicago Cubs 3


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Russell (1-0); LP:F.Salas (0-1).

St. Louis 2, Chicago Cubs 3