Matt Carpenter's Stick Not Enough for the Diamondbacks Against the Cardinals, 2-4

Sun, Jul 14, 2019 | Emma Botos

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July 13, 2019 -- The Diamondbacks lose to the Cardinals 2 to 4 on the road.

Slugger Matt Carpenter's leadership helped the Cardinals against Diamondbacks. With 5 at bats, he had a game 0.322 OBP. The Cardinals hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing. He had a game batting average of 0.216. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Matt Carpenter had a 0.376 slugging percentage. At the plate, the slugger had 0 strikeouts.

The Cardinals starter Dakota Hudson helped limit the runs to allow the offense to pull out the win. A 3.48 ERA and 0.351 OBP in the appearance against Diamondbacks. Throwing 53 strikes in a 94 pitch outing for 5 strikeouts. The Cardinals hurler threw for 3 hits and 4 walks allowed. He gave up 2 earned runs over 6.0 innings pitched.

Starting on the road, Merrill Kelly's performance could not help the Diamondbacks. Diamondbacks's starter allowed 5 hits and 3 walks. The pitcher allowed 0.304 OBP. The Cardinals had 5 strikeouts against Merrill Kelly.

Posted at Sun, July 14, 2019 07:05:21 MST