|ST. LOUIS CARDINALS |
|RHP JOEL PINEIRO |
(0-2, 8.10 ERA)
|PITTSBURGH PIRATES |
|LHP TOM GORZELANNY |
(1-2, 9.35 ERA)
|Game Time||7:05 ET|
- 7-4 Victory over the St. Louis Cardinals
St. Louis 4, Pittsburgh 7 at PNC Park
St. Louis Record: (13-9)
Pittsburgh Record: (9-12)
Winning pitcher - Damaso Marte (1-0)
Losing pitcher - Anthony Reyes (1-1)
SV - Matt Capps (6)
St. Louis Runs: 4, Hits: 9, Errors: 0
Pittsburgh Runs: 7, Hits: 11, Errors: 0
HR: STL -
HR: PIT - J. Bay (4)
- The Pirates are 2-0 in a stretch that has them scheduled to face a right-handed starter in six straight games.
- The Pirates have gone 8-5 in games started by a righthander this season, 5-1 at PNC Park.
- The Pirates (6-for-6) and Reds (2-for-2) are the only two teams in the Major Leagues without a blown
save this season.
- The Pirates are the only team in the Majors to have recorded at least one double in each of their first 21 games.
Nate Nady Notes:
- Xavier Nady has five RBI in the last three games and is currently third among National League players with 20 RBI.
- Outfielder Xavier Nady extended his career-high hitting streak to 11 games Wednesday night.
- He has gone 16-for-42 (.381) with five multi-hit contests during the streak.
- Xavier had 12 RBI during the first month of the season last year, en route to a career-high 72 for the season.
- DL List
Thursday vs. St. Louis 7:05 RHP Joel Pineiro (0-2, 8.10 ERA) vs. LHP Tom Gorzelanny (1-2, 9.35 ERA) FSNP
Friday vs. Philadelphia 7:05 RHP Adam Eaton (0-0, 4.74 ERA) vs. LHP Zach Duke (0-1, 4.37 ERA) FSNP
Saturday vs. Philadelphia 7:05 RHP Kyle Kendrick (1-2, 5.59 ERA) vs. RHP Matt Morris (0-3, 9.15 ERA) FSNP
Sunday vs. Philadelphia 1:35 RHP Brett Myers (2-1, 4.78 ERA) vs. LHP Paul Maholm (1-2, 4.22 ERA) FSNP
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