MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AT CHICAGO CUBS
09/25/2021
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
ST. LOUIS CARDINALS AT CHICAGO CUBS
GAME ID: 2886 - SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH , 2021 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis Cardinals (62-93) 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 8 1
Chicago Cubs (79-76) 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 X 6 9 0
5 Straight Wins for Cubs
The home crowd had a good time watching the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs get after it.

The Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals, 6-3. Chicago designated hitter and Iwate, Japan, native Shohei Ohtani led the way. Kirby Yates notched his 26th save in 34 chances.

With two out in the bottom of the first, Gary Sanchez barreled up a slider from Anibal Sanchez. The result was a 2-run home run, putting the Cubs in front, 3-0.

"I like the roll we're on," said Chicago manager Bryan H.

Chicago has 5 straight wins, St. Louis 3 straight losses.
ST. LOUIS BATTING LINESCORE CHICAGO BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Dyson LF 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .147 2 6
   a-E. Encarnacion PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .173 24 64
   b-B. Holt LF, RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 8 49
K. Cron 1B 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .236 27 98
B. Crawford SS 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .261 15 49
B. Drury 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .227 12 38
S. Souza Jr. DH 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .186 13 36
E. Haase C 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 .171 7 26
   c-G. Polanco PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .174 9 34
K. Kramer 2B 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .217 11 48
J. Peterson RF, LF 4 1 1 3 0 3 2 .198 4 31
B. Hamilton CF 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201 3 32
Totals 34 3 8 3 1 13 10      
a - E. Encarnacion pinch hit for J. Dyson in the 8th
b - B. Holt substituted for E. Encarnacion in the 8th
c - G. Polanco pinch hit for E. Haase in the 9th

BATTING
Home Runs: J. Peterson (4, 2nd Inning off J. Luzardo, 2 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: E. Encarnacion , B. Crawford 2 , B. Drury 2 , E. Haase , K. Kramer , J. Peterson 4
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: S. Souza Jr. , J. Peterson
GIDP: B. Drury
Team LOB: 5

FIELDING
Errors: K. Kramer (12)
Double Plays: 1 (Kramer-Crawford-Cron)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
S. Ohtani DH 5 2 3 2 0 0 3 .256 10 35
Y. Diaz 3B 4 0 0 0 1 2 3 .286 11 48
G. Torres 2B 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 .282 30 103
M. Canha LF 3 0 1 0 2 0 1 .236 23 81
G. Sanchez C 5 1 1 2 0 2 7 .182 19 52
C. Cron 1B 2 1 0 0 1 2 4 .208 17 44
J. Bradley Jr. CF 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 .232 15 53
D. Swanson SS 3 0 0 1 0 1 5 .244 18 64
Y. Daza RF 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .316 3 20
Totals 32 6 9 6 7 8 28      
BATTING
Doubles: S. Ohtani (21, 1st Inning off A. Sanchez, 0 on, 0 outs) , G. Torres (26, 1st Inning off A. Sanchez, 1 on, 1 out) , J. Bradley Jr. (28, 5th Inning off J. Wong, 1 on, 0 outs)
Home Runs: G. Sanchez (19, 1st Inning off A. Sanchez, 1 on, 2 outs) , S. Ohtani (10, 7th Inning off J. Cisnero, 1 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: S. Ohtani 7 , G. Torres 4 , M. Canha , G. Sanchez 4 , J. Bradley Jr. 2
2-out RBI: S. Ohtani , G. Sanchez
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: G. Sanchez , C. Cron , J. Bradley Jr. , D. Swanson
GIDP: S. Ohtani
Sac Fly: D. Swanson
Hit by Pitch: C. Cron
Team LOB: 11

FIELDING
Double Plays: 1 (Diaz-Torres-Cron)
ST. LOUIS PITCHING LINESCORE CHICAGO PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
A. Sanchez 3.2 6 3 3 4 3 1 98 4.48   
J. Wong L (1-2) 1.2 2 1 1 2 1 0 34 4.72   
J. Cisnero 1.2 1 2 2 1 3 1 34 5.22   
J. Faria 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 12 4.76   
PITCHING
Game Score: A. Sanchez 34
Batters Faced: A. Sanchez 22, J. Wong 9, J. Cisnero 7, J. Faria 3
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: A. Sanchez 5-3, J. Wong 2-1, J. Cisnero 0-2, J. Faria 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: A. Sanchez 98-57, J. Wong 34-17, J. Cisnero 34-24, J. Faria 12-8
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. Wong 3-0 , J. Cisnero 2-0
WP: A. Sanchez
Hit Batsmen: J. Wong
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
J. Luzardo W (10-8) 6.0 6 3 3 0 8 1 94 3.40   
V. Gonzalez H (8) 1.1 1 0 0 0 2 0 28 3.86   
J. James H (6) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 5.30   
K. Yates SV (26) 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 28 4.80   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Luzardo 56
Batters Faced: J. Luzardo 23, V. Gonzalez 5, J. James 2, K. Yates 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Luzardo 4-5, V. Gonzalez 1-1, J. James 0-1, K. Yates 1-0
Pitches - Strikes: J. Luzardo 94-65, V. Gonzalez 28-18, J. James 5-4, K. Yates 28-17
Inherited Runners - Scored: J. James 1-0
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Shohei Ohtani
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Weather: Rain (63 degrees), wind blowing in from left at 14 mph
Start Time: 1:20 PM CT
Time: 3:37
Attendance: 40808
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