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Cards get memorable win
Reds fall in St. Louis
After starter Randy Keisler gave up four runs in 3 1/3 innings of work, Cincinnati rallied to tie up the game, but the Reds couldn't pull off the victory in the opener of their final series of the season. Adam Dunn drove in his 100th run of the season in the losing effort.
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Cardinals 12, Reds 6
Albert Pujols hit the 200th home run of his career on Friday night. (Tom Gannam/AP)
Series at a glance:
Pujols steals the show
On a night when the top 10 moments in Busch Stadium history were unveiled, Albert Pujols made his mark on the record book. With a grand slam, Pujols became the first player in club history with three straight 40-homer seasons.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: September 30, 2005
CIN
Cincinnati (73-87)
Lost 2
St. Louis 12, Cincinnati 6   STL
St. Louis (98-62)
Won 1
September 30, 2005
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Cincinnati
0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 2   6 9 5
St. Louis
0 0 2 2 0 2 5 1 X   12 17 1
Standings through 9/30/05  |  Gameday  |  Reds Stats  |  Cardinals Stats
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Freel, LF4000124.274
Lopez, SS4022110.290
Dunn, 1B3001223.250
Aurilia, 2B5120023.282
LaRue, C4000126.260
Kearns, RF4120113.237
Encarnacion, 3B2121300.232
Denorfia, CF4100107.241
Keisler, P2100015.267
Hudson, P1110000.320
Shackelford, P0000000.000
a-Olmedo, PH1000000.211
Belisle, P0000000.143
Valentine, P0000000.000
b-Cruz, PH1000001.238
Totals35694101132 

a-Grounded out for Shackelford in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Valentine in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hudson (2, Thompson), Kearns (25, Tavarez).
TB: Lopez 2; Aurilia 2; Kearns 3; Encarnacion 2; Hudson 2.
RBI: Lopez 2 (82), Dunn (100), Encarnacion (29).
2-out RBI: Lopez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: LaRue; Freel 2; Dunn 2; Denorfia; Kearns 2; Cruz.
GIDP: Denorfia.
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING
CS: Lopez (7, 2nd base by Mulder/Molina).

FIELDING
E: Dunn (9, missed catch), Aurilia (10, throw), Belisle (2, throw), Lopez 2 (17, fielding, throw).
PB: LaRue (6).
Outfield assists: Freel (Sanders at home).
DP: (Encarnacion-Aurilia-Dunn).

 
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Eckstein, SS5242000.296
Gall, LF0000000.270
Edmonds, CF1111100.263
b-Taguchi, PH-CF3210012.287
Pujols, 1B4225103.330
Diaz, C0000000.208
Sanders, LF4012015.267
Eldred, P0000000.000
e-Duncan, PH1000000.111
Flores, P0000000.000
Tavarez, P0000000.000
Walker, RF2000112.283
Reyes, Al, P0000000.000
c-Rodriguez, PH0000000.295
d-Luna, PH-RF-SS2110000.276
Grudzielanek, 2B5031000.291
Molina, C4100003.253
f-Mabry, PH-1B0001000.241
Nunez, 3B5120013.283
Mulder, P1000001.145
a-Seabol, PH1110000.219
Thompson, P0000000.167
King, P0000000.000
Schumaker, RF-LF-RF3110001.273
Totals411217123420 

a-Singled for Mulder in the 4th. b-Struck out for Edmonds in the 4th. c-Batted for Reyes, Al in the 6th. d-Singled for Rodriguez in the 6th. e-Lined out for Eldred in the 7th. f-Hit a sacrifice fly for Molina in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Sanders (13, Hudson).
HR: Pujols (40, 7th inning off Belisle, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Eckstein 4; Edmonds; Taguchi; Pujols 5; Sanders 2; Luna; Grudzielanek 3; Nunez 2; Seabol; Schumaker.
RBI: Edmonds (89), Grudzielanek (57), Eckstein 2 (60), Pujols 5 (115), Sanders 2 (51), Mabry (32).
2-out RBI: Grudzielanek; Sanders 2; Eckstein; Pujols 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Walker; Molina; Schumaker.
SF: Mabry.
GIDP: Sanders.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Eckstein (11, 2nd base off Keisler/LaRue), Edmonds (5, 3rd base off Keisler/LaRue).

FIELDING
E: Mulder (2, fielding).
PB: Diaz (4).
DP: (Eckstein-Grudzielanek-Pujols).

 
CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Keisler 3.19442206.27
Hudson (L, 6-9)2.12201106.38
Shackelford 0.11000002.43
Belisle 1.04500114.41
Valentine 1.01100008.16
 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Mulder 4.02307503.64
Thompson 1.02112103.00
King (BS, 6)0.01001003.40
Reyes, Al (W, 4-2)1.00000302.18
Eldred (H, 2)1.01000001.98
Flores 1.00000203.51
Tavarez 1.03220003.53

Thompson pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.
King pitched to 2 batters in the 6th.

WP: Mulder.
Pitches-strikes: Keisler 84-53, Hudson 30-19, Shackelford 2-2, Belisle 25-19, Valentine 22-14, Mulder 91-46, Thompson 27-15, King 8-3, Reyes, Al 17-10, Eldred 14-9, Flores 12-8, Tavarez 16-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Keisler 3-5, Hudson 4-2, Shackelford 0-0, Belisle 0-2, Valentine 2-1, Mulder 5-1, Thompson 2-0, King 0-0, Reyes, Al 0-0, Eldred 3-0, Flores 1-0, Tavarez 2-1.
Batters faced: Keisler 21, Hudson 10, Shackelford 1, Belisle 8, Valentine 5, Mulder 21, Thompson 7, King 2, Reyes, Al 3, Eldred 3, Flores 3, Tavarez 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Hudson 2-0, Shackelford 1-0, King 2-1, Reyes, Al 3-0.
EjectionsSt. Louis Cardinals pitcher Ray King ejected by HP umpire Travis Reininger. (6th).
Umpires: HP: Travis Reininger. 1B: Gerry Davis. 2B: Ron Kulpa. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 67 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, In from CF.
T: 3:32.
Att: 47,257.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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