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Reds, Milton rock rivals
Reds win big over Cards
Eric Milton continued his torrid recent pitching, blanking the Cardinals over seven innings. Felipe Lopez got the bats going early with a solo homer in the first, and the Reds pulled to within one game of the first-place Cards.
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 Dunn's 18th homer
 Lopez goes yard
Reds 7, Cardinals 0
Eric Milton shut out the Cardinals for seven frames to earn the win Tuesday night. (Tom Gannam/AP)
Series at a glance:
Cards fall to division foe
Chris Carpenter's return from the disabled list wasn't enough, as the bats never got going and the Cards 'pen couldn't contain the Reds.
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TODAY'S WRAPS: June 06, 2006
CIN
Cincinnati (34-24)
Won 6
Cincinnati 7, St. Louis 0   STL
St. Louis (35-23)
Lost 2
June 6, 2006
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Cincinnati
1 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2   7 15 1
St. Louis
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 5 0
Standings thru 6/6/06  |  Gameday  |  Reds Stats  |  Cardinals Stats
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Freel, RF-CF5020001.269
Lopez, SS5111013.286
Griffey, CF2220300.298
White, P0000000.000
Dunn, LF4223112.237
Encarnacion, 3B2000002.270
Aurilia, 3B2000001.252
Hatteberg, 1B5131002.286
Phillips, 2B5131012.312
Ross, C5021013.339
Milton, P3000032.188
a-McCracken, PH1000000.167
Hammond, P0000000.000
b-Kearns, PH-RF1000002.288
Totals4071574720 

a-Grounded out for Milton in the 8th. b-Grounded out for Hammond in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Hatteberg 2 (12, Carpenter, Thompson), Phillips (8, Carpenter), Freel (10, Hancock), Dunn (12, Thompson).
HR: Lopez (6, 1st inning off Carpenter, 0 on, 1 out), Dunn (18, 7th inning off Hancock, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Freel 3; Lopez 4; Griffey 2; Dunn 6; Hatteberg 5; Phillips 4; Ross 2.
RBI: Lopez (23), Phillips (34), Ross (16), Dunn 3 (35), Hatteberg (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hatteberg; Lopez 2; Phillips; Kearns.
GIDP: Dunn.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
E: Dunn (7, fielding).

 
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Eckstein, SS4000011.316
Taguchi, CF4010000.287
Rolen, 3B4020001.339
Encarnacion, RF4000013.249
Edmonds, 1B3000003.247
c-Perez, T, PH1000000.167
Luna, LF3000000.288
d-Rodriguez, PH1000000.319
Molina, C3010000.206
Miles, 2B3010001.285
Carpenter, P1000010.050
a-Spiezio, PH1000011.297
Hancock, P0000000.000
b-Duncan, PH1000001.375
Thompson, P0000000.500
Totals330500411 

a-Struck out for Carpenter in the 5th. b-Grounded out for Hancock in the 7th. c-Flied out for Edmonds in the 9th. d-Grounded out for Luna in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Rolen (18, Milton), Taguchi (8, Milton).
TB: Taguchi 2; Rolen 3; Molina; Miles.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Edmonds 2; Rolen.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Encarnacion (Encarnacion at 3rd base).
DP: (Carpenter-Eckstein-Edmonds).

 
CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Milton (W, 4-2)7.05000304.14
Hammond 1.00000104.43
White 1.00000006.94
 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Carpenter (L, 4-3)5.09332512.83
Hancock 2.03221113.41
Thompson 2.03221102.86

HBP: Encarnacion (by Carpenter).
Pitches-strikes: Milton 100-66, Hammond 8-5, White 7-7, Carpenter 96-64, Hancock 35-22, Thompson 37-24.
Ground outs-fly outs: Milton 3-15, Hammond 1-1, White 2-1, Carpenter 7-2, Hancock 3-2, Thompson 4-1.
Batters faced: Milton 27, Hammond 3, White 3, Carpenter 25, Hancock 10, Thompson 10.
Umpires: HP: Tim Timmons. 1B: Joe Brinkman. 2B: Jeff Nelson. 3B: Derryl Cousins.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:42.
Att: 43,857.

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