World Series—2006

St. Louis Cardinals defeated Detroit Tigers, 4 games to 1. Series MVP: David Eckstein.

1st Game—Detroit, Oct. 21
St. Louis 7, Detroit 2

St. Louis (N.L.)Detroit (A.L.)
 AB R H RBI  AB R H RBI
Eckstein, ss5000Granderson, cf4000
Duncan, dh4111Monroe, lf4221
Wilson, ph-dh1000Polanco, 2b4000
Pujols, 1b3212Ordonez, rf3000
Edmonds, cf4121Guillen, 1b4021
Rolen, 3b4221Rodriguez, c4000
Encarnacion, rf3001Casey, dh3000
Belliard, eb4000Inge, 3b3000
Molina, c4110Santiago, ss2000
Taguchi, lf4010Thames, ph1000
     Perez, ss0000
Totals3678632242

Game Summary

     RHE
St. Louis0 1 30 0 30 0 0782
Detroit1 0 0 0 0 00 0 1243
St. Louis: 2B—Duncan, Rolen; HR—Rolen, Pujols; LOB—4. Detroit: 2B—Monroe, HR—Monroe; LOB—4.

Pitching Summary

 IP H R ER BB SO HRERA
St. Louis      
Reyes (W, 1–0)8.04221512.25
Looper1.00000100.00
Detroit        
Verlander (L, 0–1)5.067628210.80
Grilli1.00000000.00
Rodney1.00000100.00
Ledezma1.01000000.00
Jones0.21000000.00
Walker0.10000100.00

2nd Game—Detroit, Oct. 22
St. Louis 1, Detroit 3

Batting Summary

St. Louis (N.L.)Detroit (A.L.)
 ABRHRBI ABRHRBI
Eckstein, ss4000Granderson, cf5000
Spiezio, dh3000Monroe, lf3111
Pujols, 1b3000Polanco, 2b3000
Rolen, 3b4120Ordonez, rf4120
Encarnacion, rf4000Guillen, 1b3131
Edmonds, cf3011Rodriguez, c4000
Wilson, lf3000Casey, dh3011
Molina, c4010Inge, 3b4020
Miles, 2b3000Santiago, ss3010
Totals31141Totals323103
St. Louis: 2B—Edmonds; LOB—7. Detroit: 2B—Guillen; 3B—Guillen; HR—Monroe; LOB—10.

Game Summary

     RHE
St. Louis0 0 00 0 00 0 1141
Detroit2 0 00 1 00 0 x3101

Pitching Summary

 IP H R ER BB SO HRERA
St. Louis
Weaver (L, 0–1)5.09331515.40
Johnson0.20000100.00
Kinney0.10001000.00
Flores1.01000000.00
Thompson0.20000100.00
Wainwright0.10000100.00
Detroit        
Rogers (W, 1–0)8.02003500.00
Jones (S, 1)1.02100000.00

3rd Game—St. Louis, Oct. 24
Detroit 0, St. Louis 5

Batting Summary

Detroit (A.L.)St. Louis (N.L.)
 ABRHRBI ABRHRBI
Granderson, cf4000Eckstein, ss4120
Monroe, lf4000Wilson, lf3110
Polanco, 2b3000Pujols, 1b4110
Ordonez, rf3000Rolen, 3b4110
Guillen, 1b3000Belliard, 2b4000
Rodriguez, c3000Edmonds, cf2012
Casey, 1b3020Molina, c3010
Inge, 3b3010Taguchi, rf3100
Rodney, p0000Carpenter, p3000
Miner, p0000Looper, p0000
Robertson, p0000     
Gomez, ph1000     
Ledezma, p0000     
Zumaya, p0000     
Grilli, p0000     
Perez, 3b0000     
Infante, ph1000     
Totals28030Totals30572

Game Summary

     RHE
Detroit0 0 00 0 00 0 0031
St. Louis0 0 02 0 02 1 x570
Detroit: LOB—2. St. Louis: 2B—Pujols, Edmonds, Molina; LOB—11

Pitching Summary

 IP H R ER BB SO HRERA
Detroit
Robertson (L, 0–1)5.05223303.60
Ledezma0.11000100.00
Zumaya1.00202100.00
Grilli0.20001000.00
Rodney0.11112006.75
Miner0.20000000.00
St. Louis        
Carpenter (W, 1–0)8.03000600.00
Looper1.00000000.00

4th Game—St. Louis, Oct. 26
Detroit 4, St. Louis 5

Batting Summary

Detroit (A.L.)St. Louis (N.L.)
 ABRHRBI ABRHRBI
Granderson, cf5110Eckstein, ss5142
Monroe, lf5000Duncan, rf2000
Guillen, ss3110Taguchi, ph-rf-lf1100
Ordonez, rf5000Pujols, 1b2000
Casey, 1b4132Edmonds, cf4000
Rodriguez, c4131Rolen, 3b4120
Polanco, 2b4000Wilson, lf3011
Inge, 3b3021Wainwright, p0000
Bonderman, p2000Molina, c2011
Rodney, p0000Miles, 2b3210
Gomez, ph1000Suppan, p2000
Zumaya, p0000Rodriguez, ph1000
     Kinney, p0000
     Johnson, p0000
     Encarnacion, rf1000
Totals364104Totals30594

Game Summary

     RHE
Detroit0 1 20 0 00 1 04101
St. Louis0 0 11 0 02 1 x590
Detroit: 2B—Granderson, Rodriguez, Inge; HR: Casey; LOB—9. St. Louis: 2B—Eckstein, Rolen, Molina; LOB—9.

Pitching Summary

 IP H R ER BB SO HRERA
Detroit
Bonderman5.16224403.38
Rodney1.22201403.00
Zumaya (L, 0–1)1.01111104.50
St. Louis
Suppan6.08332414.50
Kinney0.20001100.00
Johnson0.10000000.00
Looper0.11110003.86
Wainwright (W, 1–0)1.21000300.00

5th Game—St. Louis, Oct. 27
Detroit 2, St. Louis 4

Batting Summary

Detroit (A.L.)St. Louis (N.L.)
 ABRHRBI ABRHRBI
Granderson, cf3010Eckstein, ss4122
Monroe, lf4000Duncan, rf2000
Zumaya, p0000Wilson, lf0000
Guillen, ss4000Pujols, 1b3010
Ordonez, rf4100Edmonds, cf4000
Casey, 1b4132Rolen, 3b3011
Santiago, pr0000Belliard, 2b4000
Rodriguez, c4000Molina, c4230
Polanco, 2b3000Taguchi, lf-rf3110
Inge, 3b4010Weaver, p3000
Verlander, p2000Spiezio, ph1000
Gomez, ph1000Wainwright, p0000
Rodney, p0000     
Thames, lf0000     
Totals33252Totals31483

Game Summary

     RHE
Detroit0 0 02 0 00 0 0252
St. Louis0 1 02 0 01 0 x481
Detroit: 2B—Inge, Casey; HR—Casey; LOB—6. St. Louis: LOB—8.

Pitching Summary

 IP H R ER BB SO HRERA
Detroit
Verlander (L, 0–2)6.06313405.73
Rodney1.02111004.50
Zumaya 1.00000103.00
St. Louis
Weaver (W, 1–1)8.04211912.77
Wainwright (S, 1)1.01001100.00

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