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Cincinnati Reds [8] St. Louis Cardinals [6]Play by Play
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Kent Mercker played in this game for CIN
Play by Play results of this game. Play by Play data is available since 1957. The grid below provides an at-bat by at-bat record of this game including the game state at the time of the at bat, the batter and pitcher information and the results.

Date of GameTuesday September 23,1997Day/NightNight
StadiumBusch Stadium IILocationSt. Louis,MO
Winning PitcherScott SullivanLosing PitcherCurtis KingSaveJeff Shaw

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InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
1Pokey ReeseCIN1SS24.105RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006R63/G6Groundout SS001CX
1Jon NunnallyCIN2CF25.319LBrady RaggioSLN 25.006R3/L3Lineout 1B132BBBCCFFX
1Chris StynesCIN3LF24.247RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RHPHit by Pitch210BH
1Willie GreeneCIN41B26.000LBrady RaggioSLN 25.006R9/F89DFlyout RF201Chris StynesCX
1Royce ClaytonSLN 1SS27.264RKent MerckerCIN29.235L8/L8LDLineout CF012CFFBX
1Ron GantSLN 2LF32.205RKent MerckerCIN29.235L5/P25FPopout 3B112SBSX
1Mark McGwireSLN 31B33.358RKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Looking222BFFBC
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
2Reggie SandersCIN5RF29.297RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RWWalk032CBSBBB
2Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RSB2Stolen Base (2nd)011Reggie SandersSB1S
2Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RKStrikeout Swinging032Reggie SandersSB1S.FB*BS
2Aaron BooneCIN73B24.198RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RWWalk132Reggie SandersBBBCSFB
2Bret BooneCIN82B28.170RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RKStrikeout Swinging112Aaron BooneReggie SandersCFB*S
2Kent MerckerCIN9P29.235LBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RS5/BG5S.2-3;1-2Single 3B211Aaron BooneReggie SandersBSX
2Pokey ReeseCIN1SS24.105RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006R6/P56DPopout SS222Kent MerckerAaron BooneReggie SandersCBFBX
2Ray LankfordSLN 4CF30.110LKent MerckerCIN29.235L3/G3Groundout 1B011BFX
2Gary GaettiSLN 53B39.035RKent MerckerCIN29.235L6/P56Popout SS101SX
2Dmitri YoungSLN 6RF23.347BKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Swinging222BFBFS
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
3Jon NunnallyCIN2CF25.319LBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RS9/L9S/R4Single RF021SBBX
3Chris StynesCIN3LF24.247RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RS7/L7S/R6.1-2Single LF021Jon NunnallyBFB11X
3Willie GreeneCIN41B26.000LBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RS9/G34/R3.2-H;1-3;BX1(93)Single RF010Chris StynesJon NunnallyBX
3Reggie SandersCIN5RF29.297RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RS8/L8LM.3-HSingle CF122Chris StynesBBCCX
3Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RCS2(243)110Reggie SandersBP
3Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RWWalk230BP.BB
3Aaron BooneCIN73B24.198RBrady RaggioSLN 25.006RKStrikeout Swinging212Joe OliverSSBFFS
3David BellSLN 72B25.009RKent MerckerCIN29.235L7/F78DFlyout LF000X
3Eli MarreroSLN 8C23.310RKent MerckerCIN29.235L53/G5Groundout 3B110BX
3Danny SheafferSLN 9PH36.052RKent MerckerCIN29.235L8/F8RXDFlyout CF221.BLBX
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
4Bret BooneCIN82B28.170RJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R43/G4MGroundout 2B011.BFX
4Kent MerckerCIN9P29.235LJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R7/L7MLineout LF100X
4Pokey ReeseCIN1SS24.105RJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R53/G5Groundout 3B202CCX
4Royce ClaytonSLN 1SS27.264RKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Swinging012CBSS
4Ron GantSLN 2LF32.205RKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Looking132CBBCBC
4Mark McGwireSLN 31B33.358RKent MerckerCIN29.235LS7/L56DSingle LF200X
4Ray LankfordSLN 4CF30.110LKent MerckerCIN29.235LW.1-2Walk230Mark McGwireBBBB
4Gary GaettiSLN 53B39.035RKent MerckerCIN29.235L64(1)/FO/G6MGroundout SS222Ray LankfordMark McGwireCFBBX
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
5Jon NunnallyCIN2CF25.319LJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R7/F7LSFlyout LF020BBX
5Chris StynesCIN3LF24.247RJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231RHR/F7LDHome Run 102CFX
5Willie GreeneCIN41B26.000LJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R31/G34Groundout 1B131CBBBX
5Reggie SandersCIN5RF29.297RJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231RWWalk230BBBB
5Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RJohn FrascatoreSLN 27.231R64(1)/FO/G6Groundout SS212Reggie SandersSSP1FX
5Dmitri YoungSLN 6RF23.347BKent MerckerCIN29.235L53/G5LGroundout 3B001CX
5David BellSLN 72B25.009RKent MerckerCIN29.235LS7/G56Single LF112SSBFX
5Eli MarreroSLN 8C23.310RKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Swinging122David BellSBFBF1S
5Tom PagnozziSLN 9PH35.055RKent MerckerCIN29.235LDGR/G5L.1-3Ground-Rule Double 210David Bell.BX
5Royce ClaytonSLN 1SS27.264RKent MerckerCIN29.235LS8/G4M/R3.3-H;2-HSingle CF200Tom PagnozziDavid Bell.X
5Ron GantSLN 2LF32.205RKent MerckerCIN29.235LHR/F7LD.1-HHome Run 220Royce ClaytonBBX
5Mark McGwireSLN 31B33.358RKent MerckerCIN29.235LS8/L8RMSingle CF212SFBFX
5Ray LankfordSLN 4CF30.110LKent MerckerCIN29.235LKStrikeout Swinging212Mark McGwireCSBFFS
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
6Aaron BooneCIN73B24.198RJose BautistaSLN 33.060R53/G5Groundout 3B021.FBBX
6Bret BooneCIN82B28.170RJose BautistaSLN 33.060RS8/G6MSingle CF120BBX
6Lenny HarrisCIN9PH32.330LLance PainterSLN 30.064LKStrikeout Swinging112Bret Boone..BCCFS
6Pokey ReeseCIN1SS24.105RLance PainterSLN 30.064L8/F78DFlyout CF232Bret BooneCBSB1FBX
6Gary GaettiSLN 53B39.035RScott SullivanCIN26.194R4/P4Popout 2B000.X
6Dmitri YoungSLN 6RF23.347BScott SullivanCIN26.194RHR/F9LMHome Run 122FBBFX
6David BellSLN 72B25.009RScott SullivanCIN26.194RWWalk132BSCBBFFFFFB
6Eli MarreroSLN 8C23.310RScott SullivanCIN26.194RSB2/R4Stolen Base (2nd)100David BellB
6Eli MarreroSLN 8C23.310RScott SullivanCIN26.194R2/P2RFPopout C112David BellB.CFX
6Lance PainterSLN 9P30.064LScott SullivanCIN26.194RKStrikeout Swinging202David BellSSS
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
7Jon NunnallyCIN2CF25.319LLance PainterSLN 30.064LKStrikeout Swinging012BCCS
7Chris StynesCIN3LF24.247RLance PainterSLN 30.064L3/G34Groundout 1B122BBCFX
7Willie GreeneCIN41B26.000LLance PainterSLN 30.064LKStrikeout Swinging212SSBS
7Royce ClaytonSLN 1SS27.264RScott SullivanCIN26.194R53/G56Groundout 3B022FBCBX
7Ron GantSLN 2LF32.205RScott SullivanCIN26.194R7/F7DFlyout LF100X
7Mark McGwireSLN 31B33.358RScott SullivanCIN26.194R7/F78MFlyout LF200X
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
8Reggie SandersCIN5RF29.297RCurtis KingSLN 26.333RS6/G56/R3U2Single SS001.SX
8Joe OliverCIN6C32.061RCurtis KingSLN 26.333RS8/L8LS/R6.1-3Single CF032Reggie SandersFFB*BB>X
8Aaron BooneCIN73B24.198RCurtis KingSLN 26.333RE6/G6M/R4.3-H;1-2Reached on Error by SS010jackd003Reggie Sanders.BX
8Bret BooneCIN82B28.170RCurtis KingSLN 26.333R14/SH/BG23.2-3;1-2Groundout P000Aaron Boonejackd003X
8Eddie TaubenseeCIN9PH28.327LCurtis KingSLN 26.333RS4/G34.3-H(UR);2-3Single 2B132Aaron Boonejackd003.SFF*BBBX
8Pokey ReeseCIN1SS24.105RCurtis KingSLN 26.333RFC5/G56S.3XH(52);1-2Fielder's Choice101Eddie TaubenseeAaron Boone.CX
8Jon NunnallyCIN2CF25.319LCurtis KingSLN 26.333RW.2-3;1-2Walk232Pokey ReeseEddie TaubenseeCBFFF*BB>B
8Chris StynesCIN3LF24.247RCurtis KingSLN 26.333RS9/L34/R2.3-H(UR);2-H(UR);1-3Single RF211Jon NunnallyPokey ReeseEddie TaubenseeFBX
8Willie GreeneCIN41B26.000LTony FossasSLN 40.000LW.1-2Walk230Chris StynesJon Nunnally....BBBB
8Reggie SandersCIN5RF29.297RTony FossasSLN 40.000L7/F78MFlyout LF231Willie GreeneChris StynesJon NunnallyBB*BCX
8Ray LankfordSLN 4CF30.110LStan BelindaCIN31.048RWWalk032....BSBBSB
8Gary GaettiSLN 53B39.035RStan BelindaCIN31.048R43/G4M.1-2Groundout 2B021Ray LankfordBBC>X
8Dmitri YoungSLN 6RF23.347BStan BelindaCIN31.048RS9/G34/R4.2-HSingle RF132Ray LankfordBSBBFX
8Willie McGeeSLN 7PH38.325BGabe WhiteCIN25.308L9/F9D/R4Flyout RF100Dmitri Young...X
8Tom LampkinSLN 8PH33.203LJeff ShawCIN31.078R7/F78DFlyout LF200Dmitri Young..X
InningBatterTeamLnPosAgeHandPitcherTeamAgeHandResultDescOutBalStrRunner on 1bRunner on 2bRunner on 3bPitches
9Pat WatkinsCIN6CF25.021RMark PetkovsekSLN 31.309RD7/G5L/R6Double LF012...CFBFX
9Aaron BooneCIN73B24.198RMark PetkovsekSLN 31.309R34/SH/BG23.2-3Groundout 1B011Pat WatkinsFBX
9Bret BooneCIN82B28.170RMark PetkovsekSLN 31.309RS8/G4M.3-HSingle CF100Pat WatkinsX
9Eddie TaubenseeCIN9C28.327LMark PetkovsekSLN 31.309RK+CS2(26)/DPStrikeout Looking132Bret BooneBBSSBC
9Delino DeShieldsSLN 92B28.251LJeff ShawCIN31.078R63/G6Groundout SS032BCFFBBX
9Scott LivingstoneSLN 1PH32.070LJeff ShawCIN31.078R9/L89DLineout RF101.SX
9Ron GantSLN 2LF32.205RJeff ShawCIN31.078RWWalk232CBSBBFB
9Mark McGwireSLN 31B33.358RJeff ShawCIN31.078R8/F8LMFlyout CF212Ron GantBSFX