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Harang leads way
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Reds 8, Cardinals 3
Jay Bruce's homer in the first got the offense going on Saturday. (Al Behrman/AP)
Aaron Harang picked up his third victory by limiting the Cards to three runs (two earned) over seven innings. Jay Bruce's two-run homer in the first provided early support for Harang, who helped himself with a two-run single in the sixth.
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Series at a glance:
STL
St. Louis (19-12)
Lost 2
Cincinnati 8, St. Louis 3   CIN
Cincinnati (17-13)
Won 3
May 9, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
St. Louis
0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 0   3 7 1
Cincinnati
2 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 X   8 11 2
Standings thru 5/9/09  |  Recap: STL | CIN  |  Gameday  |  Cardinals stats  |  Reds stats
St. Louis AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Schumaker, 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .299
Rasmus, C, CF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .247
Pujols, 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .330
Ludwick, RF 4 1 1 2 0 1 2 .277
Duncan, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .283
Molina, Y, C 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .323
  LaRue, C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .412
Greene, K, SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .238
Thurston, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .259
Lohse, P 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .231
  a-Greene, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .222
  Reyes, De, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Motte, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Boyer, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Robinson, S, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Totals 35 3 7 2 1 8 23  

a-Struck out for Lohse in the 7th. b-Struck out for Boyer in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Schumaker (6, Harang).
HR: Ludwick (8, 3rd inning off Harang, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Molina, Y; Greene, K; Ludwick 4; Duncan; Rasmus, C; Schumaker 3.
RBI: Ludwick 2 (26).
2-out RBI: Ludwick 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Duncan; Lohse; Rasmus, C; Pujols.
Team RISP: 1-for-12.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Pujols (5, missed catch).
Outfield assists: Duncan (Harang at 3rd base).
Pickoffs: Reyes, De (Phillips at 1st base).

 
Cincinnati AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Taveras, W, CF 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .284
Hairston, J, SS 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 .231
Bruce, RF 4 1 1 2 0 2 1 .267
Phillips, 2B 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .250
Nix, L, LF 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .311
Hernandez, Ra, 1B 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .284
Rosales, 3B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .250
Hanigan, C 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .323
Harang, P 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 .071
  Weathers, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Dickerson, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .206
  Masset, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 32 8 11 8 3 5 8  

a-Grounded out for Weathers in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Taveras, W (5, Lohse), Phillips (4, Lohse).
HR: Bruce (9, 1st inning off Lohse, 1 on, 1 out), Hairston, J (2, 7th inning off Reyes, De, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Hairston, J 5; Taveras, W 3; Nix, L; Hernandez, Ra; Harang; Rosales; Bruce 4; Phillips 3.
RBI: Bruce 2 (19), Nix, L (6), Hernandez, Ra (10), Harang 2 (2), Taveras, W (5), Hairston, J (5).
2-out RBI: Harang 2; Taveras, W.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rosales; Hernandez, Ra.
SAC: Hairston, J.
Team RISP: 6-for-10.
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bruce (2, 2nd base off Reyes, De/Molina, Y).
CS: Rosales (2, 2nd base by Lohse/Molina, Y), Phillips (2, 2nd base by Reyes, De/Molina, Y).
PO: Phillips (1st base by Reyes, De).

FIELDING
E: Harang (1, fielding), Hernandez, Ra (1, fielding).
Outfield assists: Bruce (Duncan at 1st base).
DP: (Bruce-Hernandez, Ra).

 
St. Louis IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Lohse (L, 3-2) 6.0 9 7 7 3 4 1 4.25
Reyes, De 0.2 2 1 1 0 1 1 4.66
Motte 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.46
Boyer 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9.82
 
Cincinnati IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Harang (W, 3-3) 7.0 7 3 2 1 7 1 2.93
Weathers 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.61
Masset 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.35

Pitches-strikes: Lohse 96-62, Reyes, De 10-7, Motte 2-2, Boyer 7-6, Harang 107-69, Weathers 9-7, Masset 11-6.
Groundouts-flyouts: Lohse 6-3, Reyes, De 1-0, Motte 1-0, Boyer 3-0, Harang 6-5, Weathers 0-1, Masset 0-2.
Batters faced: Lohse 28, Reyes, De 4, Motte 1, Boyer 3, Harang 30, Weathers 3, Masset 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Motte 1-0.
Umpires: HP: John Hirschbeck. 1B: Wally Bell. 2B: Marty Foster. 3B: Marvin Hudson.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:35.
Att: 40,651.
Venue: Great American Ball Park.
May 9, 2009
May 9, 2009

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