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Cards use Carpenter to nail Cubs
After Carlos Zambrano's dominance the night before, the Cubs ran into some problems of their own vs. Chris Carpenter, and were blanked in the two-game series finale. Ryan Dempster pitched admirably, allowing a run on four hits in six innings.
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Chris Carpenter delivers en route to his second complete game in a St. Louis uniform. (James A. Finley/AP)
Chris Carpenter shut out the Cubs on seven hits for a complete-game win, while Scott Rolen went 2-for-3 and drove in three runs -- including a two-run homer -- and Larry Walker clubbed a solo blast in support to help the Cards split the two-game series.
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CHC
Chi Cubs (8-8)
Lost 1
St. Louis 4, Chi Cubs 0   STL
St. Louis (9-5)
Won 1
April 21, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Chi Cubs
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 7 0
St. Louis
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 X   4 7 1
Standings through 4/21/05  |  Gameday  |  Cubs Stats  |  Cardinals Stats
Chi CubsABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, 2B4000010.258
Perez, SS4020000.317
Patterson, CF3010010.286
Ramirez, 3B4000014.250
Burnitz, RF4000012.290
Lee, 1B4020010.417
Hollandsworth, LF3010100.245
Blanco, C3010002.071
b-Barrett, PH1000012.188
Dempster, P2000002.125
a-Fontenot, PH1000001.000
Wuertz, P0000000.000
Remlinger, P0000000.000
Fox, P0000000.000
Totals330701613 

a-Flied out for Dempster in the 7th. b-Struck out for Blanco in the 9th.

BATTING
TB: Perez 2; Patterson; Lee 2; Hollandsworth; Blanco.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Dempster 2; Burnitz 2; Barrett.
GIDP: Ramirez.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
DP: (Hairston-Perez-Lee).

 
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Eckstein, SS4010000.289
Walker, RF3211101.217
Pujols, 1B4120002.298
Edmonds, CF4010032.268
Rolen, 3B3123100.228
Grudzielanek, 2B4000013.227
Sanders, LF2000110.238
Molina, C3000003.143
Carpenter, P3000010.000
Totals304743611 

BATTING
2B: Rolen (4, Dempster), Pujols (4, Fox).
HR: Walker (2, 8th inning off Remlinger, 0 on, 1 out), Rolen (3, 8th inning off Fox, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Eckstein; Walker 4; Pujols 3; Edmonds; Rolen 6.
RBI: Rolen 3 (9), Walker (6).
2-out RBI: Rolen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Molina 2.
GIDP: Grudzielanek.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Molina (2, catcher interference).
DP: (Grudzielanek-Pujols).

 
Chi CubsIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Dempster (L, 1-3)6.04113404.57
Wuertz 1.10000101.12
Remlinger 0.01110017.94
Fox 0.22220114.05
 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Carpenter (W, 3-1)9.07001604.15

Remlinger pitched to 1 batter in the 8th.

WP: Carpenter.
IBB: Sanders (by Dempster).
Pitches-strikes: Dempster 95-56, Wuertz 19-12, Remlinger 4-2, Fox 15-10, Carpenter 113-81.
Ground outs-fly outs: Dempster 5-9, Wuertz 2-1, Remlinger 0-0, Fox 1-0, Carpenter 11-10.
Batters faced: Dempster 24, Wuertz 4, Remlinger 1, Fox 4, Carpenter 35.
Umpires: HP: Mike Winters. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B: Bruce Froemming.
Weather: 64 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, L to R.
T: 2:23.
Att: 46,119.

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