St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day 2006- Look at the Last 50

St. Louis Cardinals at Philadelphia Phillies

Monday, April 3, 2006, 3:09PM, Citizens Bank Park
Attendance: 44,614

Umpires: HP – Jerry Crawford, 1B – Chuck Meriwether, 2B – Brian O’Nora, 3B – Phil Cuzzi.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: 55° F, Wind 10mph from Right to Left.

 

The Game

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein was called out on strikes; Encarnacion
struck out; Pujols walked; Edmonds doubled to right [Pujols
scored, Edmonds to third (on throw)]; Rolen struck out; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Rollins popped to shortstop; Nunez grounded out
(second to first); Abreu singled to center; Utley flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Phillies 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Taguchi flied to right; Molina flied to right;
Miles singled to center; Carpenter grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Burrell struck out; Howard grounded out (pitcher
to first); Rowand doubled to center; Lieberthal grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Phillies 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Eckstein lined to shortstop; Encarnacion grounded
out (third to first); Pujols homered; Edmonds grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Phillies
0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Lieber was called out on strikes; Rollins lined to
center; Nunez doubled to left; Abreu lined to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Phillies 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Rolen singled to left; Taguchi forced Rolen
(shortstop to second); Molina singled to right [Taguchi to
second]; Miles tripled to left [Taguchi scored, Molina scored];
Carpenter singled to left [Miles scored]; Eckstein singled to
center [Carpenter to second]; Encarnacion singled to center
[Carpenter to third, Eckstein to second]; SANTANA REPLACED
LIEBER (PITCHING); Pujols hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Carpenter scored, Eckstein to third, Encarnacion to second];
Edmonds was walked intentionally; Rolen homered [Eckstein
scored, Encarnacion scored, Edmonds scored]; Taguchi doubled to
left; Molina popped to first; 8 R, 8 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals
10, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Utley was called out on strikes; Burrell homered;
Howard grounded out (pitcher to first); Rowand singled to third;
Lieberthal singled to left [Rowand to second]; GONZALEZ BATTED
FOR SANTANA; Gonzalez flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
Cardinals 10, Phillies 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: FULTZ REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); Miles doubled
to right; Carpenter out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Miles to third]; Eckstein hit a sacrifice fly to right [Miles
scored]; Encarnacion reached on an error by Fultz [Encarnacion
to first]; Pujols homered (unearned) [Encarnacion scored
(unearned)]; Edmonds struck out; 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
Cardinals 13, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Rollins grounded out (first unassisted); Nunez was
called out on strikes; Abreu singled to left; Utley doubled to
center [Abreu scored]; Burrell grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Rolen singled to shortstop; Taguchi grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Rolen out at
second]; Molina singled to center; Miles popped to second; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: Howard homered; Rowand walked; FLORES REPLACED
TAGUCHI (PITCHING); SCHUMAKER REPLACED CARPENTER (PLAYING LF);
Lieberthal singled to right [Rowand to third]; VICTORINO BATTED
FOR FULTZ; Victorino struck out; Rollins hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Rowand scored]; Nunez forced Lieberthal (shortstop to
second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: GEARY REPLACED VICTORINO (PITCHING); Schumaker
singled to pitcher; Eckstein forced Schumaker (first to
shortstop); Encarnacion grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Eckstein out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 7TH: Abreu was called out on strikes; Utley singled to
center; HANCOCK REPLACED FLORES (PITCHING); Burrell doubled to
center [Utley scored]; Howard grounded out (first unassisted);
Rowand struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies
5.

CARDINALS 8TH: Pujols walked; Edmonds flied to left; Rolen flied
to center; SPIEZIO BATTED FOR HANCOCK; Spiezio flied to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 8TH: WAINWRIGHT REPLACED SPIEZIO (PITCHING); Lieberthal
flied to right; DELLUCCI BATTED FOR GEARY; Dellucci was called
out on strikes; Rollins doubled to right; Nunez grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies
5.

CARDINALS 9TH: CORMIER REPLACED DELLUCCI (PITCHING); Molina
grounded out (shortstop to first); Miles doubled to left;
Schumaker reached on a fielder’s choice [Miles out at third
(pitcher to third)]; Eckstein grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 9TH: THOMPSON REPLACED WAINWRIGHT (PITCHING); Abreu
grounded out (second to first); Utley doubled to left; Burrell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Howard grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 13, Phillies 5.

Final Totals R H E LOB
Cardinals 13 17 0 6
Phillies 5 14 1 10

 

 

 

 

Time of Game: 2:54