Kyle Lohse allowed six hits and struck out four in his five innings Sunday. (David Zalubowksi/AP)
By Matthew Leach / MLB.com
Albert Pujols gave the Cards an early lead by ripping a bases-clearing double in the third inning, but he made a costly fielding error in the fifth that led to two Rockies runs and then got doubled off first base to end the game.
Game Scores: Lohse 44, De La Rosa, J 52. WP: Reyes, De. Balk: De La Rosa, J. IBB:
Pujols (by Street), Tulowitzki (by Reyes, De). HBP: DeRosa (by De La Rosa, J), Ryan, B (by De La Rosa, J). Pitches-strikes:
Lohse 96-60, Hawksworth 20-13, Reyes, De 18-8, Motte 12-8, De La Rosa, J 96-56, Flores, R 4-2, Belisle 8-5, Daley 13-7, Street
22-14. Groundouts-flyouts: Lohse 6-5, Hawksworth 0-0, Reyes, De 2-0, Motte 1-0, De La Rosa, J 3-4, Flores, R 0-0,
Belisle 1-1, Daley 0-1, Street 2-1. Batters faced: Lohse 23, Hawksworth 4, Reyes, De 5, Motte 3, De La Rosa, J
25, Flores, R 1, Belisle 3, Daley 3, Street 8. Umpires: HP: Larry Vanover. 1B: Sam Holbrook. 2B: Mike Winters.
3B: Dan Iassogna. Weather: 76 degrees, sunny. Wind: 12 mph, In from RF. T: 3:12. Att:
42,032. Venue: Coors Field. September 27, 2009 September 27, 2009
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