Minnesota 3, St. Louis 1

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, June 26, 2009 8:15 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 92°
Umpires - Home Plate - Todd Tichenor, First Base - Mike Everitt, Second Base - Brian Gorman, Third Base - Gerry Davis,
Attendance - 44159

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 38-37 24-15 14-22 W2
St. Louis 40-35 21-17 19-18 L3

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the St. Louis Cardinals have a 21-17 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 14-22 record on the road.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 3 straight up losses. The Cardinals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Twins have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Glen Perkins pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.70. Joe Nathan closed out the game to get the save and has 18 save s for the season. Adam Wainwright took the loss for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   St. Louis
Glen Perkins Player Adam Wainwright
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 7.0
3 Strikeouts 5
4 Hits 7
1.29 ERA 2.57
Hitting
Minnesota   St. Louis
Michael Cuddyer Player Rick Ankiel
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 1
0 HR 0
2 TB 3
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 7 0 8 .219 12 6 2 4 0 0
St. Louis 7 0 10 .219 13 6 1 0 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • St. Louis will play their next game at home against Minnesota. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .512 after a win and .559 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Twins have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .514 after a loss.
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