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Pittsburgh Pirates 7-6W1600 105 100 13200
St. Louis Cardinals 8-6L1000 003 000 3111
Date of Game:  Tuesday, April 16, 1996
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Jeff King - 4 hits
  • Orlando Merced - 5 RBis
  • Jon Lieber - 1st career save, Threw 75% strikes


  • Top Inning 1

    Carlos Garcia vs Andy Benes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Singled
    Al Martin vs Andy Benes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled . Carlos Garcia advanced to 2b
    Jeff King vs Andy Benes  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Al Martin advanced to 2b, Carlos Garcia advanced to 3b
    Orlando Merced vs Andy Benes  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Homered . Carlos Garcia scored, Al Martin scored, Jeff King scored
    Jay Bell vs Andy Benes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Dave Clark vs Andy Benes  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Reached on error
    Charlie Hayes vs Andy Benes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Keith Osik vs Andy Benes  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Doubled . Dave Clark scored
    Zane Smith vs Andy Benes  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Keith Osik scored
    Carlos Garcia vs Andy Benes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Zane Smith advanced to 2b
    Al Martin vs Andy Benes  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Luis Alicea vs Zane Smith  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Royce Clayton vs Zane Smith  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Willie McGee vs Zane Smith  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Ron Gant vs Zane Smith  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Top Inning 2

    Jeff King vs Andy Benes  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    Singled
    Orlando Merced vs Andy Benes  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    643Grounded into double-play to
    Jay Bell vs Andy Benes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Brian Jordan vs Zane Smith  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Gary Gaetti vs Zane Smith  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    David Bell vs Zane Smith  M
    2-2 (8 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Top Inning 3

    Dave Clark vs Andy Benes  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Charlie Hayes vs Andy Benes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Singled
    Keith Osik vs Andy Benes  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Walked. Charlie Hayes advanced to 2b
    Zane Smith vs Andy Benes  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    23Sacrifice bunt to . Keith Osik advanced to 2b, Charlie Hayes advanced to 3b
    Carlos Garcia vs Andy Benes  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Danny Sheaffer vs Zane Smith  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Singled
    Danny Sheaffer caught stealing 2b
    Andy Benes vs Zane Smith  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Luis Alicea vs Zane Smith  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Doubled
    Royce Clayton vs Zane Smith  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 6-0


    Top Inning 4

    Al Martin vs Andy Benes  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Jeff King vs Andy Benes  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Al Martin stole second base
    Orlando Merced vs Andy Benes  M
    1-2 (5 pitches)
    7Singled (Line drive) to . Al Martin scored
    Jay Bell vs Andy Benes  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    643Grounded into double-play to
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 7-0


    Bottom Inning 4

    Willie McGee vs Zane Smith  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Ron Gant vs Zane Smith  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Ron Gant caught stealing 2b
    Brian Jordan vs Zane Smith  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Gary Gaetti vs Zane Smith  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 7-0


    Top Inning 5

    Dave Clark vs Andy Benes  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Charlie Hayes vs Andy Benes  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Keith Osik vs Andy Benes  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Zane Smith vs Andy Benes  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 7-0


    Bottom Inning 5

    David Bell vs Zane Smith  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Danny Sheaffer vs Zane Smith  M
    2-2 (7 pitches)
    643Grounded into double-play to
    Miguel Mejia vs Zane Smith  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 7-0


    Top Inning 6

    Carlos Garcia vs Tom Urbani  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Doubled
    Al Martin vs Tom Urbani  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled . Carlos Garcia scored
    Jeff King vs Tom Urbani  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Singled . Al Martin advanced to 2b
    Orlando Merced vs Tom Urbani  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked. Al Martin advanced to 3b, Jeff King advanced to 2b
    Jay Bell vs Tom Urbani  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Homered . Al Martin scored, Jeff King scored, Orlando Merced scored
    Dave Clark vs Tom Urbani  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Charlie Hayes vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Keith Osik vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-0 (3 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 12-0


    Bottom Inning 6

    Luis Alicea vs Zane Smith  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled
    Royce Clayton vs Zane Smith  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Homered . Luis Alicea scored
    Willie McGee vs Zane Smith  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Ron Gant vs Zane Smith  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Brian Jordan vs Zane Smith  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Doubled
    Gary Gaetti vs Zane Smith  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    7Singled (Groundball) to . Brian Jordan scored
    David Bell vs Zane Smith  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Doubled . Gary Gaetti advanced to 3b
    Danny Sheaffer vs Zane Smith  M
    3-2 (6 pitches)
    Walked
    Rich Batchelor vs Zane Smith  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 12-3


    Top Inning 7

    Mark Johnson vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Doubled
    Carlos Garcia vs Rich Batchelor  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    . Mark Johnson advanced to 3b
    Mike Kingery vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    . Mark Johnson scored
    Jeff King vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-2 (6 pitches)
    Singled
    Orlando Merced vs Rich Batchelor  M
    3-1 (5 pitches)
    Singled . Jeff King advanced to 2b
    Jay Bell vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    5Flied out to
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


    Bottom Inning 7

    Tom Pagnozzi vs Jon Lieber  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Royce Clayton vs Jon Lieber  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    John Mabry vs Jon Lieber  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


    Top Inning 8

    Dave Clark vs Rich Batchelor  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Charlie Hayes vs Rich Batchelor  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Keith Osik vs Rich Batchelor  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    Singled
    Jon Lieber vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


    Bottom Inning 8

    Mark Sweeney vs Jon Lieber  M
    1-0 (2 pitches)
    Singled
    Brian Jordan vs Jon Lieber  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Struck out looking
    Gary Gaetti vs Jon Lieber  M
    1-1 (3 pitches)
    543Grounded into double-play to
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


    Top Inning 9

    Nelson Liriano vs Rich Batchelor  M
    0-0 (1 pitches)
    Mike Kingery vs Rich Batchelor  M
    0-1 (2 pitches)
    Jeff King vs Rich Batchelor  M
    2-2 (5 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates lead St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


    Bottom Inning 9

    David Bell vs Jon Lieber  M
    1-2 (4 pitches)
    Danny Sheaffer vs Jon Lieber  M
    0-2 (3 pitches)
    Ray Lankford vs Jon Lieber  M
    2-1 (4 pitches)
    Pittsburgh Pirates beat St. Louis Cardinals 13-3


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