San Diego 3, St. Louis 1

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 6:35 PM
Location - Petco Park
Temperature - 69°
Umpires - Home Plate - Jim Wolf, First Base - Derryl Cousins, Second Base - Jim Joyce, Third Base - Ron Kulpa,
Attendance - 23088

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 30-21 14-9 16-12 L1
San Diego 20-30 9-20 11-10 W1

Recap

Chase Headley's RBI double to deep left snapped a tie with two outs in the eighth inning to lift the host San Diego Padres to a 3-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday.
 
Headley's big hit scored Jason Bartlett, who had bunted for a hit.
 
Mat Latos (2-6) tossed eight brilliant innings for the win, striking out seven and allowing six hits. Heath Bell earned his 10th save by pitching a flawless ninth.

Chris Carpenter (1-5) took the loss for the Cardinals, who saw their four-game winning streak come to an end.
 
The Padres snapped a five-game skid in which they had scored a total of five runs. San Diego improved to just 9-20 at Petco Park.
 
One day after breaking his home run drought, slugger Albert Pujols went 0-for-4 to drop his average to .261 on the season.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
St. Louis   San Diego
Chris Carpenter Player Mat Latos
Loss W/L Win
8.0 IP 8.0
6 Strikeouts 7
8 Hits 6
2.25 ERA 1.12
Hitting
St. Louis   San Diego
Lance Berkman Player Jason Bartlett
2 Hits 3
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 5
.500 Avg .750

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
St. Louis 6 0 8 .200 8 8 1 0 0 1
San Diego 8 1 14 .258 7 6 3 0 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • San Diego will play their next game on the road against Washington. The Padres have a W/L % of .211 after a win and .516 after a loss.
  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against Colorado. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .567 after a win and .619 after a loss.
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