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W:J.Blanton(7-6) L:J.Karstens(0-2)
HR: PIT- J.Tabata (3) PHI- J.Rollins (8)



Pittsburgh Top 1st
- UMPIRES: Home,Ted Barrett; First, Marvin Hudson; Second, Tim McClelland; Third, Brian Runge;
- Alex Presley grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
- Jose Tabata struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen reached first on Jimmy Rollins`s fielding error. Runner on first with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones walked. Runners on first and second with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 1st
- Jimmy Rollins doubled to right. Runner on second with none out and Juan Pierre due up.
- Juan Pierre sacrifice bunt to the pitcher. On the play, Jimmy Rollins advances to third. Runner on third with one out and Hunter Pence due up.
- Hunter Pence singled to right scoring Jimmy Rollins with one out. Runner on first and Carlos Ruiz due up.
- Carlos Ruiz singled to right. On the play, Jose Tabata`s throwing error scored Hunter Pence with one out. Pedro Alvarez`s throwing error advanced Carlos Ruiz to third. Runner on third and Shane Victorino due up.
- Shane Victorino singled to center scoring Carlos Ruiz with one out. Runner on first and Placido Polanco due up.
- Placido Polanco singled to right. On the play, Jose Tabata`s throwing error scored Shane Victorino with one out. Runner on second and Ty Wigginton due up.
- Ty Wigginton struck out swinging. Runner on second with two outs and Mike Fontenot due up.
- Mike Fontenot struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 2nd
- Pedro Alvarez singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Rod Barajas due up.
- Michael McKenry is pinch-hitting for Rod Barajas.
- NOTE: Pirates starting catcher Rod Barajas left the game with an undisclosed injury.
- Pinch-Hitter Michael McKenry singled to left. On the play, Pedro Alvarez advances to second. Runners on first and second with none out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes grounded into a double play, short to second to first. Michael McKenry out at second. Pedro Alvarez advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Jeff Karstens due up.
- Jeff Karstens struck out swinging to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 2nd
- Michael McKenry remained in the game playing catcher.
- Joe Blanton struck out looking. None on with one out and Jimmy Rollins due up.
- Jimmy Rollins grounded out to first. None on with two outs and Juan Pierre due up.
- Juan Pierre grounded out second to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 3rd
- Alex Presley struck out looking. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
- Jose Tabata one-out, solo Home Run (3) to right. Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen struck out swinging. None on with two outs and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones flied out to left to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 3rd
- Hunter Pence grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Carlos Ruiz due up.
- Carlos Ruiz singled to center. Runner on first with one out and Shane Victorino due up.
- Carlos Ruiz stole second. Runner on second with one out and Shane Victorino at the plate.
- Shane Victorino grounded out second to first. On the play, Carlos Ruiz advances to third. Runner on third with two outs and Placido Polanco due up.
- Placido Polanco singled to center scoring Carlos Ruiz with two out. Runner on first and Ty Wigginton due up.
- Ty Wigginton grounded into a fielder`s choice, third to second. On the play, Placido Polanco out at second to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 4th
- Neil Walker doubled to left. Runner on second with none out and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging. Runner on second with one out and Michael McKenry due up.
- Michael McKenry struck out looking. Runner on second with two outs and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes singled to right scoring Neil Walker with two out. On the throw, Barmes advanced to second. Runner on second and Jeff Karstens due up.
- Jeff Karstens struck out swinging to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 4th
- Mike Fontenot singled to right. Runner on first with none out and Joe Blanton due up.
- Joe Blanton popped bunt out to third. Runner on first with one out and Jimmy Rollins due up.
- Mike Fontenot advances to second on a wild pitch. Runner on second with one out and Jimmy Rollins at the plate.
- Jimmy Rollins one-out, two-run Home Run (8) to right scored Mike Fontenot. Juan Pierre due up.
- Juan Pierre flied out to center. None on with two outs and Hunter Pence due up.
- Hunter Pence reached first on an infield single to third. Runner on first with two outs and Carlos Ruiz due up.
- Carlos Ruiz struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 5th
- Alex Presley flied out to right. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
- Jose Tabata reached second on Placido Polanco`s throwing error. Runner on second with one out and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen singled to center scoring Jose Tabata with one out. Runner on first and Garrett Jones due up.
- Garrett Jones grounded into a fielder`s choice, pitcher to short. On the play, Andrew McCutchen out at second. Runner on first with two outs and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker struck out swinging to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 5th
- NOTE: Pirates starting catcher Rod Barajas left the game due to a bruised bone on his left knee.
- Shane Victorino grounded out short to first. None on with one out and Placido Polanco due up.
- Placido Polanco flied out to center. None on with two outs and Ty Wigginton due up.
- Ty Wigginton reached first on Clint Barmes`s fielding error. Runner on first with two outs and Mike Fontenot due up.
- Mike Fontenot singled to left. On the play, Ty Wigginton advances to third. Runners on first and third with two outs and Joe Blanton due up.
- Joe Blanton grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 6th
- Pedro Alvarez singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Michael McKenry due up.
- Michael McKenry flied out to left. Runner on first with one out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes popped out to short. Runner on first with two outs and Jeff Karstens due up.
- Matt Hague is pinch-hitting for Jeff Karstens.
- Pinch-Hitter Matt Hague flied out to right to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 6th
- Doug Slaten starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
- Jimmy Rollins grounded out third to first. None on with one out and Juan Pierre due up.
- Juan Pierre grounded out short to first. None on with two outs and Hunter Pence due up.
- Hunter Pence grounded out short to first to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 7th
- Alex Presley grounded out second to first. None on with one out and Jose Tabata due up.
- Jose Tabata flied out to right. None on with two outs and Andrew McCutchen due up.
- Andrew McCutchen grounded out catcher to first to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 7th
- Carlos Ruiz singled to center. Runner on first with none out and Shane Victorino due up.
- Shane Victorino walked. Runners on first and second with none out and Placido Polanco due up.
- Placido Polanco walked. Bases loaded with none out and Ty Wigginton due up.
- Ty Wigginton walked scoring Carlos Ruiz with none out. Bases loaded and Mike Fontenot due up.
- Mike Fontenot struck out swinging. Bases loaded with one out and Joe Blanton due up.
- Hector Luna is pinch-hitting for Joe Blanton.
- Pinch-Hitter Hector Luna struck out swinging. Bases loaded with two outs and Jimmy Rollins due up.
- Jimmy Rollins struck out swinging to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 8th
- Jake Diekman starts the inning for the Phillies, batting 8th.
- Michael Martinez replaced Mike Fontenot playing second base, batting 9th.
- John Mayberry replaced Juan Pierre playing left field, batting 2nd.
- Garrett Jones walked. Runner on first with none out and Neil Walker due up.
- Neil Walker grounded into a double play, second to short to first. On the play, Garrett Jones out at second. None on with two outs and Pedro Alvarez due up.
- Pedro Alvarez struck out swinging to end the inning.

Philadelphia Bottom 8th
- Jared Hughes starts the inning for the Pirates, batting 9th.
- John Mayberry struck out swinging. None on with one out and Hunter Pence due up.
- Hunter Pence grounded out third to first. None on with two outs and Carlos Ruiz due up.
- Carlos Ruiz lined out to left to end the inning.

Pittsburgh Top 9th
- Chad Qualls starts the inning for the Phillies, batting 8th.
- Michael McKenry singled to left. Runner on first with none out and Clint Barmes due up.
- Clint Barmes grounded into a double play, short to second to first. On the play, Michael McKenry out at second. None on with two outs and Jared Hughes due up.
- Casey McGehee is pinch-hitting for Jared Hughes.
- Pinch-Hitter Casey McGehee grounded out third to first to end the game.

Pittsburgh 3, Philadelphia 8


Final
- Confirmed
- WP: J.Blanton (7-6); LP:J.Karstens (0-2).

Pittsburgh 3, Philadelphia 8