Game played Wednesday, September 15.
The Cardinals were down 4-0 after
the first inning and 7-2 after two as Brandon Dickson was spanked nine runs in 3
1/3 innings. He yielded four home runs. Four of the
Four relievers combined for three shutout innings after the damage was done – Tyler Norrick, Francisco Samuel, Adam Reifer and Eduardo Sanchez – but the offense couldn't close the remainder of the gap despite every starter having collected at least one hit.
Tyler Norrick, Francisco Samuel, Adam Reifer, Eduardo Sanchez: 3 IP, 3 H, 0 R/ER, 2 BB, 5 K
Allen Craig: 2-for-4, 2 2B, BB, 2 R, GIDP
Mark Hamilton: 1-for-4, HR, 2 RBI, error
Amaury Cazana: 2-for-4, BB, 2 R
Ruben Gotay: 2-for-4, BB, 2 R
Tony Cruz: 1-for-3, 2B, 2 RBI
Brandon Dickson: 3 1/3 IP, 10 H, 9 R/5 ER, 1 BB, 2 K, 4 HR, loss
Oneli Perez: 1 2/3 IP, 2 H, 2 R/ER, 0 BB, 1 K, 1 HR
Jim Rapoport: 1-for-4, RBI, error, SF
Daniel Descalso: 1-for-5, 2 K
Joe Mather: 1-for-5, RBI, 2 K
Donovan Solano: 1-for-4, RBI
P.J. Walters (8-5, 3.81) vs. Yusmiero Petit (4-2, 4.85)
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