St. Louis 5, Kansas City 0

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, May 23, 2009 1:10 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 80°
Umpires - Home Plate - Chris Guccione, First Base - Todd Tichenor, Second Base - Jerry Layne, Third Base - Tony Randazzo,
Attendance - 43829

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
St. Louis 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 5 9 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Kansas City 21-22 14-10 7-12 L4
St. Louis 26-17 17-8 9-9 W5

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the St. Louis Cardinals have a 17-8 record at home this season. The Kansas City Royals have a 7-12 record on the road.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 5 straight up wins. The Cardinals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Kansas City has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Royals have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Kyle Lohse pitched 8.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 3.98. Luke Hochevar took the loss for Kansas City.
  • Skip Schumaker had the only homerun for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Kansas City   St. Louis
Luke Hochevar Player Kyle Lohse
Loss W/L Win
6.1 IP 8.0
1 Strikeouts 6
7 Hits 4
5.68 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Kansas City   St. Louis
Miguel Olivo Player Yadier Molina
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Kansas City 5 0 7 .156 9 8 0 0 0 0
St. Louis 9 1 14 .310 14 1 5 5 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • St. Louis will play their next game at home against Kansas City. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .615 after a win and .588 after a loss.
  • Kansas City will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Royals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .476 after a loss.
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