St. Louis 5, Minnesota 3

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, June 27, 2009 1:10 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 92°
Umpires - Home Plate - Mike Everitt, First Base - Brian Gorman, Second Base - Gerry Davis, Third Base - Todd Tichenor,
Attendance - 42986

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Minnesota 38-38 24-15 14-23 L1
St. Louis 41-35 22-17 19-18 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the St. Louis Cardinals have a 22-17 record at home this season. The Minnesota Twins have a 14-23 record on the road.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Cardinals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Minnesota has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Twins have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Josh Kinney pitched 1.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 8.53. Ryan Franklin closed out the game to get the save and has 18 save s for the season. Kevin Slowey took the loss for Minnesota.
  • Albert Pujols (2) hit homeruns for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Minnesota   St. Louis
Kevin Slowey Player Todd Wellemeyer
Loss W/L Loss
3.0 IP 2.1
4 Strikeouts 2
6 Hits 4
15.00 ERA 11.57
Hitting
Minnesota   St. Louis
Brendan Harris Player Skip Schumaker
2 Hits 3
3 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 4
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Minnesota 6 0 7 .188 12 8 3 5 0 1
St. Louis 8 2 17 .267 15 8 5 6 0 0

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 .571 after a loss.
  • Minnesota will play their next game on the road against St. Louis. The Twins have a W/L % of .487 after a win and .514 after a loss.
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