Albert Pujols drove in his 128th run of the year on a fifth-inning double. (Tom Gannam/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Ryan Ludwick appeared to beat out a double play -- with the bases loaded and one out in the ninth inning of a tie game -- that would have given the Cards a sweep and reduced their magic number to two. But Matt Holliday was charged with baseline interference, and they fell in 11.
a-Singled for Hoffpauir, M in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Fontenot in the 9th. c-Walked for Gregg in the 9th. d-Struck
out for Fuld in the 9th. e-Grounded into a forceout for Caridad in the 11th.
BATTING 2B: Blanco (8, Wainwright). HR: Fox (11, 11th inning off Boggs, 1
on, 1 out). TB: Ramirez, Ar; Hoffpauir, M; Fox 4; Blanco 3; Taguchi 2; Fontenot 2; Lee, D. RBI:
Blanco (12), Hoffpauir, M (32), Fox 2 (41). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Scales; Fukudome;
Soto, G; Miles; Taguchi 2. Team RISP: 1-for-8. Team LOB: 11.
Fontenot (4, 2nd base off Wainwright/Molina, Y).
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