Albert Pujols drove in two of the Cardinals' runs and scored the third. (Morry Gash/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Chris Carpenter held the Brewers hitless through 4 1/3 innings before surrendering a double, but that was the lone hit Milwaukee would notch against the right-hander. Albert Pujols' two-run double, which broke a scoreless tie in the fifth, was all the support Carpenter needed.
Game Scores: Carpenter, C , Bush . HBP: Molina, Y (by Bush). Pitches-strikes: Carpenter, C 99-64, Bush 97-71, DiFelice 21-15, Narveson 22-13. Groundouts-flyouts: Carpenter, C 11-1, Bush 8-6, DiFelice 1-1, Narveson 1-0. Batters faced: Carpenter, C 29, Bush 29, DiFelice 6, Narveson 5. Umpires: HP: Dan Iassogna. 1B: Larry
Vanover. 2B: Sam Holbrook. 3B: Gerry Davis. Weather: 73 degrees, sunny. Wind: 11 mph, L to R. T:
2:18. Att: 35,360. Venue: Miller Park. September 7, 2009 September 7, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner