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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Pittsburgh Pirates 21-22L412916000 000 100 141
St. Louis Cardinals 18-25W1431021000 110 01x 370
Date of Game:  Tuesday, May 20, 1997
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Kevin Polcovich - 1st career hit

  • Pittsburgh Pirates Batting Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Tony Womack2b27.237300013.272407711215
    Emil Browncf22.142400002.2202222033
    Al Martinlf29.178200020.315355515208
    Kevin Young1b27.338401000.309233441113
    Joe Randa3b27.153311011.252391832111
    Jason Kendallc22.328401001.254391691153
    Jose Guillenrf21.003400100.24539394130
    Kevin Polcovichss26.326101010.20033000
        Dale Sveumph-ss33.179100001.21227684030
    Esteban Loaizap25.141200000.143950020
        Adrian Brownph23.102100000.14344011
        Chris Petersp25.113000000.000723000
        Marc Wilkinsp26.211000000.0001865000
    Totals: 2914158.1383052214 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Delino DeShields2b28.125402000.27537945299
    Ron Gantlf32.079411100.2183911388245
    Willie McGeerf38.199400001.274331860262
    Ray Lankfordcf29.350422001.396258858237
    Gary Gaetti3b38.274301011.2213821503162
    John Mabry1b26.215401201.241403261120
    Tom Lampkinc33.077300000.19832313281
    Royce Claytonss27.138100030.2574367841912
    Danny Jacksonp35.135300002.0001228000
        Mark Petkovsekp31.183000000.16715117000
        Tony Fossasp39.239000000.00019469000
        Dennis Eckersleyp42.229000000.00012697000
    Totals: 3037346.2333349806 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Gary Gaetti (7), Jason Kendall (10), Ray Lankford (9), John Mabry (6), Kevin Young (5)
    HR:  Ron Gant (8)
    RBIs:  Ron Gant (24), Jose Guillen (13), John Mabry 2 (12)
    SB:  Gary Gaetti (2), Ray Lankford (7), Tony Womack (15)
    SH:  Tom Lampkin (3)
    GDP:  Jose Guillen (3), Esteban Loaiza (1)

    Pittsburgh Pirates Pitching Stats

    Pittsburgh PiratesAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Esteban Loaiza  (L 4-1)25.14176224613.151.30875136951
    Chris Peters25.1130.21110005.141.14954723
    Marc Wilkins26.2110.10000006.001.764221865
    Pitching Totals:8733461 100584234139

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Danny Jackson  (W 1-0)35.1356.13114501.501.178747401336
    Mark Petkovsek31.1831.10001201.451.2325141115119
    Tony Fossas39.2390.10000002.451.6432119469
    Dennis Eckersley  (Sv 8)42.22911000103.751.001410412976
    Pitching Totals:9411580 1297356471900

    Other Game Information


    Wild Pitches:  Dennis Eckersley; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Esteban Loaiza 87-51-36;  Chris Peters 9-5-4;  Marc Wilkins 4-2-2;  Danny Jackson 87-47-40;  Mark Petkovsek 25-14-11;  Tony Fossas 3-2-1;  Dennis Eckersley 14-10-4; 
    Batters Faced:  Esteban Loaiza 30;  Chris Peters 4;  Marc Wilkins 1;  Danny Jackson 24;  Mark Petkovsek 5;  Tony Fossas 1;  Dennis Eckersley 4; 
    Time of Game:  2:27    Attendance:  25,990
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Vanover  1B  Larry Poncino  2B  Randy Marsh  3B  Jeff Kellogg 

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