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    Braves (51-61)

    1. Ender Inciarte (L) - CF
    2. Brandon Phillips (R) - 3B
    3. Freddie Freeman (L) - 1B
    4. Nick Markakis (L) - RF
    5. Kurt Suzuki (R) - C
    6. Matt Adams (L) - LF
    7. Ozzie Albies (S) - 2B
    8. Dansby Swanson (R) - SS
    9. Mike Foltynewicz (R) - P

    RHP Mike Foltynewicz (10-6, 3.94 ERA)



    Cardinals (59-56)

    1. Matt Carpenter (L) - 1B
    2. Tommy Pham (R) - LF
    3. Paul DeJong (R) - SS
    4. Dexter Fowler (S) - CF
    5. Yadier Molina (R) - C
    6. Jedd Gyorko (R) - 3B
    7. Kolten Wong (L) - 2B
    8. Randal Grichuk (R) - RF
    9. Adam Wainwright (R) - P

    RHP Adam Wainwright (11-5, 5.00 ERA)
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    Incarte bunts his way on.

    Philips grounds into a 3-6 $99.99. Carpenter faked the runner, freezing him, tagged 1B, then threw to DeJong to tag out Incarte, 2 down.

    Freeman walks.

    Markakis finally (9 pitch AB) flies out to RF to end the inning.
    Last edited by Dwain; 08-11-2017 at 07:31 PM.
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    Carpenter walks

    Pham hits into a 1-6 FC, 1 down

    DeJong grounds into a very good play by Albies, 2 down

    Fowler walks

    Molina Ks to end the inning.
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    Suzuki walks

    Adams grounds into a 1-6-3 $99.99, 2 down

    Albies singles to CF

    Swanson lines out to Wong to end the inning


    Wainwright is at 37 pitches. He looks very stiff, especially on that DP. His fastball is hitting about 84 mph. He is trying to get by with his curves and other pitches.
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    Gyorko walks

    Wong doubles to right CF, Gyorko scores

    Grichuk dribbles one through the right side of the infield, Wong scores

    Wainwright lays down a perfect bunt, Grichuk to 2B, 1 down

    Carpenter doubles into right CF, Grichuk scores

    Pham walks

    DeJong doubles to LF, Pham to 3B, Carpenter scores

    Fowler lines out to SS, 2 down

    Molina grounds out to 3B to end the inning


    Cardinals on top 4-0


    Foltynewicz is struggling and has thrown 58 pitches.
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    Foltynewicz surprises everyone with a single

    Inciarte singles, Foltynewicz to 2B

    Phillips walks

    Freeman grounds into a 3-6-1 $99.99, Foltynewicz scores, 2 down

    Marakakis flies out to Fowler in CF to end the inning



    Wainwright still looks stiff but is up to 85+ mph and 51 pitches.
    Last edited by Dwain; 08-11-2017 at 10:50 PM.
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    Gyorko flies out to shallow RF, 1 down

    Wong HBP in the right cheek

    Grichuk triples (great hop for Grichuk) to LF, Wong scores

    Wainwright singles on a bloop to RF, Grichuk scores

    Carpenter flies out to Adams in LF, 2 down

    Pham doubles to LF, Wainwright to 3B


    Time for the call to the pen, Luke Jackson in for the Braves

    DeJong Ks to end the inning.
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    Suzuki grounds out to DeJong, 1 down

    Adams grounds out to Carpenter/Wainwright, 2 down

    Albies lines out to Fowler to end the inning.


    Wainwright is making it up as he goes and is up to 65 pitches, 4 IP, 4 Hs, 1 R/ER, 3 BBs, 0 Ks
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    Fowler Ks, 1 down

    Molina Ks, 2 down

    Gyorko Ks to end the inning
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    Swanson grounds out to DeJong, 1 down

    Jackson grounds out to Wainwright, 2 down

    Inciarte grounds out to Gyorko to end the inning.



    Wainwright continues to tantalize with junk after junk after junk, at 77 pitches.
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    Wong grounds out to SS, 1 down

    Grichuk Ks, 2 down

    Wainwright Ks to end the inning


    After 5 innings the Cardinals are on top of the Braves 6-1
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    Cecil comes in to pitch the 6th.

    Phillips flies out to left CF, 1 down

    Freeman walks

    Markakis bounces out to Cecil, Freeman to 2B, 2 down

    Suzuki singles to LF, Freeman to 3B

    Adams singles to RF, Suzuki to 2B, Freeman scores

    Albies HR, Suzuki scores, Adams scores


    Call to the pen, Brebbia in to pitch for the Cardinals

    Swanson grounds out to Wong to end the inning


    Cardinal still leading, but by only 1, 6-5
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    Ex-Cardinal, Sam Freeman now pitching for the Braves

    Carpenter one hops a ground ball into the shift, 1 down

    Pham fouls out to the RFer, 2 down

    DeJong Ks to end the inning
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    Peterson PHing for Freeman, one bounce ground out to Wong, 1 down

    Inciarte walks

    Phillips flies out to Grichuk in right CF, 2 down


    Another call to the pen. Duke in to pitch for the Cardinals

    Freeman Ks to end the inning
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    Jason Motte now pitching for the Braves

    Fowler walks

    Molina on a swinging bunt, Fowler is out at 2B, 1 down

    Gyorko flies out to RF, 2 down

    Molina steals 2B

    Wong lines out to Freeman (good leap to catch that) to end the inning


    After 7, the Cardinals are still on top 6-5
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    Markakis grounds out to Carpenter, 1 down

    Suzuki grounds out to Gyorko, 2 down

    Adams grounds out to Carpenter to end the inning
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    Rex Brothers now pitching for the Braves

    Grichuk Ks, 1 down

    J. Martinez PHing for Duke, Ks on 3 pitches in the dirt, 2 down

    Carpenter walks

    Pham walks

    DeJong doubles, Carpenter scores, Pham scores

    Fowler walks

    Molina flies out to CF to end the inning


    Cardinals pick up a couple of insurance runs, 8-5
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    Bowman coming in for the 9th inning.

    Albies fouls out to Grich, 1 down

    Swanson flies out to Grich, 2 down

    Santana PHing for Brothers, flies out to Pham to end the game



    And that's a WINNER!!!!!
    Last edited by Dwain; 08-11-2017 at 10:25 PM.
    Baseball is a game to be played hard and enjoyed fully!

    Sometimes it's better to be lucky than to be good.

    Proud sponsor of my two favorite Cardinal 2Bs of all time Albert "Red" Schoendienst and Julian Javier.

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