Filed Under (NL East Chatter) by samlevenstein on 20-07-2010
Tagged Under : Adam LaRoche, Albert Pujols, Angel Pagan, anibel sanchez, Blake Hawksworth, Brad Hawpe, brenden ryan, Carlos Gonzalez, Carlos Ruiz, chris young, Christian Guzman, Clint Barmes, Cody Ross, donnie murphy, drew stubbs, Emilio Bonifacio, Felipe Lopez, Gerardo Parra, hanley ramierz, Ian Desmond, Ian Kennedy, Jason Giambi, Jay Bruce, JD Martin, Jimmy Rollins, Johnny Cueto, jonathan herrera, Jonny Gomes, Jose Reyes, Josh Thole, Justin Upton, Kelly Johnson, Kyle Kendrick, Luis Castillo, Mark Reynolds, Miguel Cairo, Miguel Montero, Mike Pelfrey, Mike Stanton, njjer morgan, placidio polanco, Randy Winn, Raul Ibanez, Ryan Howard, Seth Smith, Shane Victorino, Skip Schumaker, Ubaldo Jimenez, Willie Harris
Phillies vs. Cardinals
The Cardinals beat the Phillies in a score of 8-4. Â The Phillies scored 3 runs in the first when Ryan Howard doubled home PlacidoÂ PolancoÂ and Shane Victorino singled homeÂ Raul Ibanez and Ryan Howard. Â The Cardinals scored Â a run when AlbertÂ Pujols grounded out to scoreÂ Felipe LÃ³pez in the bottom of the inning. Â The Cardinals added another run in the 2nd when Brenden Ryan grounded out to score SkipÂ Schumaker. Â In the 4th the Phillies added there 4th run of the game when Jimmy Rollins singled home Carlos Ruiz. Â In the 5th inning the Cardinals tapped on 5 more runs thanks to a Jay Bruce double and 3 home runs from Â AlbertÂ Pujols, Allen Craig andÂ SkipÂ Schumaker. Â The Cardinals added another run in the 6th when Randy Winn hit a solo shot.
Blake Hawksworth got the win and pitched 6 innings giving up 10 hits, 4 runs and 1 strikeout. Â Kyle Kendrick got the lose and he pitched 5 innings giving up 7 hits, 7 runs and 2 strikeouts.
Marlins vs. Rockies
The Marlins beat the Rockies in a score of 9-8. The Rockies struck first adding 2 runs in the top of the 3rd when Jason Giambi singled homeÂ Jonathan Herrera andÂ Carlos GonzÃ¡lez scored. Â The Marlins had 3 runs of there own in the bottom of the inning whenÂ Emilio BonifacioÂ singled home Mike Stanton and HanleyÂ Ramirez reached on a bunt single that scoredÂ Emilio Bonifacio. Â In the 6th the Rockies added 2 more runs when Ubaldo Jimenez and Seth Smith singled home Brad Hawpe and Clint Barmes. Â In the bottom of the inning Mike Stanton homered scoring Jorge Cantu and Cody Ross. Â The Marlins added another run when Jorge Cantu singled home Â Emilio Bonifacio. Â The Rockies struck back adding 4 runs in the 8th when Ian Stewart hit a solo shot and Jonathan Herrera hit a homer that scored Clint Barmes and Seth Smith. Â The Marlins came back to win it when they scored 2 runs in the 9th when Donnie Murphy homered scoring Dan Uggla.
Ubaldo JimÃ©nez pitched 5.1 innings giving up 6 hits, 6 runs with 5 strikeouts. Â Anibal SÃ¡nchez pitched 6 innings giving up 8 hits, 4 runs with 4 strikeouts. Â Jhan MarÃÃ±ez got the win pitching 1.1 innings giving up 2 hits, 1 run with 2 strikeouts. Â Houston Street got the lose pitching .2 of an inning giving up 1 hit and 2 runs with no strikeouts.
Nationals vs. Reds
The Reds beat the Nationals in a score of 7-2. Â The Reds scored 4 runs in the 2nd thanks to a Drew Stubbs double and JohnnyÂ Cueto singled that scored Jonny Gomes, Jay Bruce, MiguelÂ Cairo, and Stubbs. In the 3rd the Nationals got 2 runs when NyjerÂ MorganÂ hit a sac fly to score Willie Harris and Christian Guzman singled home Ian Desmond. Â The Reds added 2 more runs when Jonny Gomes and Miguel Cairo both hit solo shots. Â The Reds scored 1 more run in the 8th when Miguel Cairo singled home Jonny Gomes.
Johnny Cueto won and pitched 6 innings, giving up 4 hits, 2 runs, and 4 strikeouts. Â JD Martin got the loss and pitched 5.1 innings giving up 6 hits, 6 runs, and 2 strikeouts.
Mets vs.Â Diamondbacks
The Diamondbacks beat the Mets in a score of 13-2. The Diamondbacks scored 4 runs in the 1st thanks to hits from Kelly Johnson, Mark Reynolds, andÂ Gerardo Parra. Â They scored 2 more runs in the 2nd inning when Justin Upton doubled home Chris Young and AdamÂ LaRoche singled home Justin Upton. Â The Mets scored in the 5th when Angel Pagan singled home Josh Thole. Â In the 6th the Diamondbacks added 5 runs when Justin Upton tripled, Miguel Montero doubled, and Mark Reynolds homered and they added Â 2 more runs in the 8th. Â The Mets added 1 more run in the 9th when Jose Reyes doubled home Luis Castillo.
Ian Kennedy got the win and pitched 5 innings giving up 4 hits, 1 run and 1 strikeout. Â Mike Pelfrey got the loss and pitched only 1.1 innings giving up 7 hits, 6 runs with 1 strikeout.
The Braves were off.