Play-by-play

St. Louis Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Larry Vanover; First, Randy Marsh; Second, Jim Wolf; Third, Sam Holbrook;
- David Eckstein singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Jim Edmonds due up.
- Jim Edmonds grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with one out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Larry Walker due up.
- Larry Walker singled in David Eckstein with two outs. Runner on first and Reggie Sanders due up.
- Larry Walker stole second. Runner on second with two outs and Reggie Sanders at the plate.
- Reggie Sanders struck out looking to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 1st
- Pitchers confirmed.
- Jose Macias grounded out catcher to first. None on with one out and Neifi Perez due up.
- Neifi Perez singled to third. Runner on first with one out and Derrek Lee due up.
- Derrek Lee walked. Runners on first and second with one out and Nomar Garciaparra due up.
- Nomar Garciaparra grounded into a double play, short to second to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 2nd
- Mark Grudzielanek walked. Runner on first with none out and Abraham Nunez due up.
- Abraham Nunez grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second Runner on first with one out and Einar Diaz due up.
- Einar Diaz singled to right. Runners on first and third with one out and Mark Mulder due up.
- Mark Mulder sacrifice bunt scored Abraham Nunez with two outs. Runner on second and David Eckstein due up.
- David Eckstein grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 2nd
- Jeromy Burnitz singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Matt Murton due up.
- Matt Murton singled to right. Runners on first and second with none out and Corey Patterson due up.
- Corey Patterson sacrifice bunt to pitcher. Runners on second and third and with one out and Henry Blanco due up.
- Henry Blanco grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to catcher Runners on first and third with two outs and Greg Maddux due up.
- Greg Maddux grounded out short to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 3rd
- Jim Edmonds doubled to center. Runner on second with none out and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols grounded out third to first. Runner on third with one out and Larry Walker due up.
- Larry Walker singled in Jim Edmonds with one out. Runner on first and Reggie Sanders due up.
- Reggie Sanders singled to left. Runners on first and second with one out and Mark Grudzielanek due up.
- Mark Grudzielanek grounded into a double play, pitcher to short to first to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 3rd
- Jose Macias grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Neifi Perez due up.
- Neifi Perez singled to left. Runner on first with one out and Derrek Lee due up.
- Derrek Lee singled to right. Runners on first and second with one out and Nomar Garciaparra due up.
- Nomar Garciaparra grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second Runners on first and third with two outs and Jeromy Burnitz due up.
- Jeromy Burnitz struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 4th
- Abraham Nunez grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Einar Diaz due up.
- Einar Diaz grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Mark Mulder due up.
- Mark Mulder flied out to left to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 4th
- Matt Murton singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Corey Patterson due up.
- Corey Patterson popped out to second. Runner on first with one out and Henry Blanco due up.
- Henry Blanco grounded into a double play, short to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 5th
- David Eckstein popped out to short. None on with one out and Jim Edmonds due up.
- Jim Edmonds struck out looking. None on with two outs and Albert Pujols due up.
- Albert Pujols singled to left. Runner on first with two outs and Larry Walker due up.
- Larry Walker grounded into a fielder`s choice, first to short to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 5th
- Greg Maddux grounded out to first. None on with one out and Jose Macias due up.
- Jose Macias doubled to left. Runner on second with one out and Neifi Perez due up.
- Neifi Perez grounded out short to first. Runner on third with two outs and Derrek Lee due up.
- Derrek Lee grounded out short to first to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 6th
- Reggie Sanders grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Mark Grudzielanek due up.
- Mark Grudzielanek struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Abraham Nunez due up.
- Abraham Nunez grounded out to first to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 6th
- Nomar Garciaparra grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Jeromy Burnitz due up.
- Jeromy Burnitz one-out, solo Home Run (23) to right. Matt Murton due up.
- Matt Murton fouled out to first. None on with two outs and Corey Patterson due up.
- Corey Patterson struck out swinging to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 7th
- Einar Diaz grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Mark Mulder due up.
- Mark Mulder singled to pitcher. Runner on first with one out and David Eckstein due up.
- David Eckstein doubled in Mark Mulder with one out. Runner on second and Jim Edmonds due up.
- Jim Edmonds doubled in David Eckstein with one out. Runner on second and Albert Pujols due up.
- Sergio Mitre enters the game for the Cubs. Runner on second and one out.
- Albert Pujols grounded out pitcher to first. Runner on second with two outs and Larry Walker due up.
- Larry Walker intentionally walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and So Taguchi due up.
- So Taguchi popped out to pitcher to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 7th
- Henry Blanco walked. Runner on first with none out and Todd Walker due up.
- Todd Walker struck out swinging. Runner on first with one out and Jose Macias due up.
- Henry Blanco advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with one out and Jose Macias at the plate.
- Jose Macias grounded out third to first. Runner on second with two outs and Neifi Perez due up.
- Neifi Perez flied out to left to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 8th
- Mark Grudzielanek singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Abraham Nunez due up.
- Abraham Nunez struck out swinging, on the play Mark Grudzielanek was thrown out at second caught stealing. None on with two outs and Einar Diaz due up.
- Einar Diaz grounded out third to first to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 8th
- Al Reyes starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- Derrek Lee struck out looking. None on with one out and Nomar Garciaparra due up.
- Nomar Garciaparra flied out to right. None on with two outs and Jeromy Burnitz due up.
- Jeromy Burnitz walked. Runner on first with two outs and Matt Murton due up.
- Matt Murton grounded into a fielder`s choice, short to second to end the inning.

St. Louis Top 9th
- Pinch-Hitter John Mabry flied out to right. None on with one out and David Eckstein due up.
- David Eckstein grounded out second to first. None on with two outs and Jim Edmonds due up.
- Jim Edmonds was hit-by-pitch. Runner on first with two outs and Albert Pujols due up.
- Jim Edmonds advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with two outs and Albert Pujols at the plate.
- Albert Pujols walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Larry Walker due up.
- Larry Walker grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Cubs Bottom 9th
- Jason Isringhausen starts the inning for the Cardinals.
- Pinch-Hitter Ben Grieve struck out swinging. None on with one out and Henry Blanco due up.
- Henry Blanco grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Todd Walker due up.
- Todd Walker grounded out to first to end the game.

St. Louis 5, Cubs 1


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: M.Mulder (16-7); LP:G.Maddux (12-13). Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times
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