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Sunday, August 31, 2014:
Cardinals 9, Cubs 6
Coghlan, LF4032100.273
Baez, J, 2B5000025.188
Castro, S, SS3110100.289
Valbuena, 3B5132011.245
Alcantara, A, CF5111015.218
Watkins, RF4010014.381
Strop, P0000000.000
Castillo, W, C1000001.227
Valaika, 1B3110122.190
Baker, Jo, C3110001.200
Villanueva, Ca, P0000000.000
Wood, T, P1100001.245
Grimm, P1000010.000
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Szczur, RF1000001.217
Carpenter, M, 3B2300300.276
Grichuk, RF5000026.183
Holliday, LF4234001.267
Peralta, SS4032101.270
Molina, C5021004.291
Jay, CF4010004.310
Wong, 2B3111012.250
Kozma, 2B1110000.500
Descalso, 1B3210101.235
Lackey, P1000010.250
Choate, P0000000.000
a-Taveras, O, PH1000000.226
Neshek, P0000000.000
b-Adams, M, PH1000012.296
Rosenthal, P0000000.000
a-Grounded out for Choate in the 7th. b-Struck out for Neshek in the 8th.
2B: Valbuena (25, Lackey).
HR: Valbuena (15, 2nd inning off Lackey, 1 on, 2 out); Alcantara, A (7, 7th inning off Choate, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Valaika; Alcantara, A 4; Valbuena 7; Castro, S; Coghlan 3; Watkins; Baker, Jo.
RBI: Coghlan 2 (31); Valbuena 2 (46); Alcantara, A (19).
2-out RBI: Valbuena 2; Alcantara, A.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Watkins 2; Wood, T; Valaika; Baez, J.
SAC: Wood, T; Baker, Jo.
GIDP: Baez, J.
Team RISP: 2-for-12.
Team LOB: 9.

SB: Watkins (1, 2nd base off Lackey/Molina).

E: Alcantara, A (5, fielding).
DP: 2 (Wood, T-Baez, J-Valaika; Baez, J-Valaika-Castro, S-Baez, J).

2B: Holliday (32, Wood, T); Kozma (1, Villanueva, Ca).
HR: Holliday (16, 4th inning off Wood, T, 0 on, 1 out); Wong (10, 5th inning off Wood, T, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Molina 2; Descalso; Peralta 3; Wong 4; Jay; Holliday 7; Kozma 2.
RBI: Holliday 4 (78); Wong (35); Peralta 2 (62); Molina (32).
2-out RBI: Holliday 3; Peralta 2; Molina.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Peralta; Jay; Molina.
SAC: Lackey.
GIDP: Holliday; Molina.
Team RISP: 6-for-13.
Team LOB: 8.

E: Lackey (3, throw); Carpenter, M (14, fielding).
DP: (Peralta-Wong-Descalso).

Wood, T4.25423224.70
Wright, W(H, 9)0.20111002.44
Strop(BS, 4)0.22110102.41
Villanueva, Ca(L, 5-7)1.04331204.85
Neshek(W, 7-1)1.01001001.40
Rosenthal(S, 40)1.00001003.54
Game Scores: Wood, T 41; Lackey 46.
Balk: Lackey.
IBB: Coghlan (by Neshek); Carpenter, M (by Villanueva, Ca).
HBP: Castro, S (by Lackey); Holliday (by Strop).
Pitches-strikes: Wood, T 98-59; Grimm 8-5; Wright, W 12-7; Strop 17-12; Villanueva, Ca 25-17; Lackey 95-73; Choate 15-11; Neshek 18-9; Rosenthal 14-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Wood, T 6-4; Grimm 2-1; Wright, W 2-0; Strop 1-0; Villanueva, Ca 0-1; Lackey 8-4; Choate 0-0; Neshek 1-2; Rosenthal 0-1.
Batters faced: Wood, T 21; Grimm 4; Wright, W 3; Strop 5; Villanueva, Ca 8; Lackey 30; Choate 3; Neshek 5; Rosenthal 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Grimm 1-0; Wright, W 1-0; Strop 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Gabe Morales. 1B: Joe West. 2B: Rob Drake. 3B: Alan Porter.
Weather: 86 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to LF.
First pitch: 1:15 PM.
T: 3:26.
Att: 45,148.
Venue: Busch Stadium.
August 31, 2014
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media