The ninth-inning rally snatched away Chris Carpenter's first win since '06. (Tom Gannam/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Ryan Ludwick hit an 11th-inning walk-off two-run homer after the Cardinals' bullpen could not hold a four-run lead in the ninth vs. the Dodgers. Chris Carpenter threw five innings of three-hit shutout ball, but departed after two rain delays for a no-decision.
a-Grounded out for Billingsley in the 6th. b-Homered for Troncoso in the 9th. c-Lined out for Berroa in the 9th.
BATTING HR: Jones (3, 9th inning off Villone, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Kemp; Ethier 2; Martin; Ramirez, M 2; Loney; Kent 2; Billingsley; Jones 4. RBI: Jones (14), Loney (62), Kent (46), Blake (61). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Sweeney; Loney 2. SF: Blake. GIDP: Loney 2; Berroa. Team LOB: 8.
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