MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AT CHICAGO CUBS
09/24/2021
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AT CHICAGO CUBS
GAME ID: 2871 - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 24TH , 2021 - GAME LOG
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St. Louis Cardinals (62-92) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 0
Chicago Cubs (78-76) 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 X 5 11 0
Dominant Performance by Ohtani in Chicago Win
Chicago starter Shohei Ohtani had a strong outing against the St. Louis Cardinals at Wrigley Field. The right-hander was a big part of his team's 5-1 win. The win gives Chicago a season record of 78-76.

Ohtani scattered 3 hits over 6 innings for the Cubs. With the win, Ohtani goes to 8-12 on the year with 143 strikeouts.

"We put it together today and came out with the win," Ohtani said in postgame remarks. "That's the main thing."
ST. LOUIS BATTING LINESCORE CHICAGO BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
K. Kramer 2B 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .217 11 48
B. Holt 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .222 8 49
K. Cron 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .237 27 98
B. Crawford SS 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .259 15 49
E. Haase C 4 0 2 0 0 1 0 .169 7 26
G. Polanco RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .174 9 34
S. Souza Jr. LF 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .188 13 36
B. Hamilton CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .202 3 32
J. Peterson DH 2 0 0 0 1 2 1 .197 3 28
Totals 29 1 4 0 2 12 14      
BATTING
Doubles: K. Kramer (23, 1st Inning off S. Ohtani, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: K. Kramer 2 , E. Haase 2 , S. Souza Jr.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: B. Holt , B. Crawford
GIDP: B. Holt , G. Polanco
Hit by Pitch: S. Souza Jr.
Team LOB: 4

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Holt-Kramer-Cron)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Bradley Jr. CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232 15 53
   a-V. Caratini PR, CF 3 1 2 2 0 1 2 .219 7 35
Y. Diaz 3B 4 0 1 0 1 1 4 .288 11 48
G. Torres 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .279 30 102
M. Canha LF 3 1 1 2 1 0 1 .235 23 81
G. Sanchez C 4 1 1 1 0 2 2 .182 18 50
T. France 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .264 19 79
C. Cron DH 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .209 17 44
D. Swanson SS 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .245 18 63
Y. Daza RF 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .321 3 20
Totals 34 5 11 5 3 7 19      
a - V. Caratini pinch ran for J. Bradley Jr. in the 3rd

BATTING
Doubles: D. Swanson (28, 3rd Inning off A. DeSclafani, 0 on, 0 outs) , Y. Diaz (28, 7th Inning off T. Williams, 0 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: V. Caratini (7, 5th Inning off A. DeSclafani, 0 on, 2 outs) , G. Sanchez (18, 6th Inning off A. DeSclafani, 0 on, 0 outs) , M. Canha (23, 6th Inning off A. DeSclafani, 1 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: V. Caratini 5 , Y. Diaz 2 , G. Torres , M. Canha 4 , G. Sanchez 4 , T. France , C. Cron , D. Swanson 3 , Y. Daza
2-out RBI: , V. Caratini 2
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: V. Caratini , Y. Diaz , G. Torres , G. Sanchez
GIDP: G. Torres
Hit by Pitch: J. Bradley Jr.
Team LOB: 9

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Swanson-Torres-France, Torres-Swanson-France)
ST. LOUIS PITCHING LINESCORE CHICAGO PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
A. DeSclafani L (5-9) 5.1 7 4 4 2 4 3 97 5.62   
T. Williams 2.1 2 0 0 0 3 0 32 3.42   
D. Norris 0.1 2 1 1 1 0 0 15 3.60   
PITCHING
Game Score: A. DeSclafani 40
Batters Faced: A. DeSclafani 25, T. Williams 9, D. Norris 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: A. DeSclafani 3-8, T. Williams 2-2, D. Norris 0-1
Pitches - Strikes: A. DeSclafani 97-57, T. Williams 32-22, D. Norris 15-7
Inherited Runners - Scored: T. Williams 1-0
Hit Batsmen: A. DeSclafani
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
S. Ohtani W (8-12) 6.0 3 0 0 1 10 0 86 4.64   
A. Bradley 2.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 26 2.64   
K. Yates 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 4.89   
PITCHING
Game Score: S. Ohtani 75
Batters Faced: S. Ohtani 21, A. Bradley 8, K. Yates 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: S. Ohtani 5-2, A. Bradley 2-2, K. Yates 2-0
Pitches - Strikes: S. Ohtani 86-54, A. Bradley 26-12, K. Yates 9-8
WP: A. Bradley
Hit Batsmen: A. Bradley
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Shohei Ohtani
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Weather: Clear skies (67 degrees), wind blowing in from right at 9 mph
Start Time: 1:20 PM CT
Time: 3:03
Attendance: 40718
Special Notes: CF Jackie Bradley Jr. was injured being hit by a pitch.
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