St. Louis Cardinals Opening Day 2010 – Look at the Last 50

St. Louis Cardinals at Cincinnati Reds

Monday, April 5, 2010, 1:10PM, Great American Ball Park

Umpires: HP – Mike Reilly, 1B – Eric Cooper, 2B – Bill Miller, 3B – Chad Fairchild

Start Time Weather: 78° F, Wind 16mph from Right to Left, Cloudy.

Attendance: 42,493.

The Starting Lineups

St. Louis Cardinals         Cincinnati Reds
1. Schumaker 2b            Dickerson cf
2. Ryan ss                      Cabrera ss
3. Pujols 1b                    Votto 1b
4. Holliday lf                    Phillips 2b
5. Rasmus cf                   Rolen 3b
6. Ludwick rf                    Bruce rf
7. Molina c                       Nix lf
8. Freese 3b                    Hernandez c
9. Carpenter p                  Harang p

 

The Game

CARDINALS 1ST: Schumaker struck out; Ryan struck out; Pujols
homered; Holliday lined to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Dickerson struck out; Cabrera grounded out (second to
first); Votto singled to right; Phillips grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Rasmus walked; Ludwick grounded out (third to
first) [Rasmus to second]; Molina grounded out (first
unassisted) [Rasmus to third]; Freese walked; Carpenter lined to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Rolen flied to left; Bruce grounded out (second to
first); Nix grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Schumaker grounded out (first unassisted); Ryan
popped to first; Pujols flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Hernandez struck out (catcher to first); Harang flied
to left; Dickerson grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Reds 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Holliday lined to pitcher; Rasmus homered;
Ludwick singled to left; Molina was hit by a pitch [Ludwick to
second]; Freese singled to left [Ludwick scored, Molina to
third]; Carpenter out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Freese to second]; Schumaker grounded out (second to first); 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 3, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Cabrera grounded out (shortstop to first); Votto
homered; Phillips struck out; Rolen homered; Bruce singled to
center; Nix singled to right [Bruce to third]; Hernandez flied
to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 3, Reds 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Ryan popped to second; Pujols singled to center;
Holliday was hit by a pitch [Pujols to second]; Rasmus forced
Holliday (second to shortstop) [Pujols to third]; Rasmus was
picked off first but was safe on an error by Harang [Pujols
scored (unearned)]; Ludwick flied to center; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: CAIRO BATTED FOR HARANG; Cairo grounded out (shortstop
to first); Dickerson reached on an error by Schumaker; Cabrera
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Dickerson out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4,
Reds 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: LINCOLN REPLACED CAIRO (PITCHING); Molina singled
to third; Freese lined to right; Carpenter grounded out (first
to second to pitcher) [Molina to second]; Schumaker lined to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 4, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Votto grounded out (pitcher to first); Phillips
grounded out (second to first); Rolen flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 4, Reds 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Ryan singled to center; Pujols homered [Ryan
scored]; Holliday singled to center; HERRERA REPLACED LINCOLN
(PITCHING); Rasmus struck out; Ludwick lined to left; Molina
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 6, Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: REYES REPLACED LUDWICK (PITCHING); MATHER REPLACED
CARPENTER (PLAYING RF); Bruce struck out; STUBBS BATTED FOR NIX;
MOTTE REPLACED REYES (PITCHING); Stubbs singled to center;
Hernandez walked [Stubbs to second]; FRANCISCO BATTED FOR
HERRERA; Francisco singled to right [Stubbs scored, Hernandez to
second]; Dickerson struck out; Cabrera flied to right; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 6, Reds 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: DICKERSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); STUBBS
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); ONDRUSEK REPLACED FRANCISCO
(PITCHING); Freese flied to right; Debut game for Logan
Ondrusek; Mather popped to first; Schumaker grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 6, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: MCCLELLAN REPLACED MOTTE (PITCHING); Votto struck out;
Phillips walked; Rolen reached on an error by Freese [Phillips
to second]; Phillips stole third; Bruce struck out; Stubbs
singled to third [Phillips scored (unearned), Rolen to second];
Hernandez flied to left; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals
6, Reds 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: MASSET REPLACED ONDRUSEK (PITCHING); Ryan walked;
Pujols singled to left [Ryan to third]; Holliday reached on a
fielder’s choice [Ryan out at home (shortstop to catcher to
third), Pujols to second]; Rasmus singled to left [Pujols
scored, Holliday to third, Rasmus to second (on throw)]; LOPEZ
BATTED FOR MCCLELLAN; Lopez was walked intentionally; Molina
homered [Holliday scored, Rasmus scored, Lopez scored]; Freese
flied to right; Mather struck out (catcher to first); 5 R, 3 H,
0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 11, Reds 4.

REDS 9TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED LOPEZ (PITCHING); GOMES BATTED FOR
MASSET; Gomes popped to first; Dickerson singled to center;
Cabrera flied to left; Votto singled to right [Dickerson to
third]; Phillips doubled to center [Dickerson scored, Votto
scored]; Rolen grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1

Carpenter WP 1-0   Harang LP 0-1
Time of Game: 3:11.