World Series Play-by-Play, Game 5

Updated: October 28, 2013, 11:03 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- Play-by-play of Game 5 of the 2013 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the St. Louis Cardinals:

Lineups-Red Sox: Jacoby Ellsbury (cf), Dustin Pedroia (2b), David Ortiz (1b), Jonny Gomes (lf), Daniel Nava (rf), Xander Bogaerts (3b), Stephen Drew (ss), David Ross (c), Jon Lester (lhp).

Cardinals: Matt Carpenter (2b), Shane Robinson (cf), Matt Holliday (lf), Carlos Beltran (rf), Yadier Molina (c), Allen Craig (1b), David Freese (3b), Pete Kozma (ss), Adam Wainwright (rhp).

Umpires-Home, Bill Miller; First, Jim Joyce; Second, John Hirschbeck; Third, Mark Wegner; Left, Dana DeMuth; Right, Paul Emmel.

Official Scorers-Pete Abraham (The Boston Globe), Gary Mueller (St. Louis official scorer), LaVelle E. Neal III (Minneapolis Star Tribune).

First Pitch- 8:08 p.m. EDT.

Red Sox First: Wainwright pitching. Ellsbury struck out looking. Pedroia doubled to left field. Ortiz doubled down the right-field line, Pedroia scored. Gomes struck out looking. Nava struck out looking.

1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals First: Lester pitching. Carpenter grounded out to first baseman Ortiz. Robinson grounded out, pitcher Lester to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz. Holliday struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Second: Bogaerts struck out swinging. Drew struck out swinging. On 3-2 count, Ross struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Second: Beltran singled up the middle. Molina struck out looking. Craig grounded into double play, shortstop Drew to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz, Beltran out at second.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Third: Lester grounded out, catcher Molina to first baseman Craig. Ellsbury popped out to third baseman Freese in foul territory. Pedroia grounded out, shortstop Kozma to first baseman Craig.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Third: Freese singled up the middle. Kozma out on sacrifice bunt, pitcher Lester to first baseman Ortiz, Freese to second. Wainwright struck out swinging. On 3-2 count, Carpenter strikes out looking.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Fourth: Ortiz singled to center field. Gomes flied out to left fielder Holliday. Nava grounded into double play, second baseman Carpenter to first baseman Craig, Ortiz out at second.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 1, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Fourth: Robinson stuck out looking. Holliday homered to center field. Beltran flied out to left fielder Gomes. Molina lined out to shortstop Drew.

1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Red Sox Fifth: Bogaerts singled up the middle. Drew flied out to right fielder Beltran. Ross singled to left field, Bogaerts to second. Lester struck out on foul bunt. Ellsbury struck out swinging.

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Cardinals Fifth: Craig grounded out, second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Ortiz. Freese struck out swinging. Kozma popped out to first baseman Ortiz in foul territory.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Red Sox Sixth: Pedroia grounded out, second baseman Carpenter to first baseman Craig. Ortiz lined out to center fielder Robinson. Gomes struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Cardinals Sixth: Wainwright struck out looking. Carpenter grounded out to first baseman Ortiz. Robinson grounded out, shortstop Drew to first baseman Ortiz.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Cardinals 1, Red Sox 1.

Red Sox Seventh: Nava struck out swinging. Bogaerts singled up the middle. Drew walked, Bogaerts to second. Ross lined into a ground-rule double down the left-field line and into the seats, Bogaerts scored, Drew to third. Lester grounded out, pitcher Wainwright to first baseman Craig. Ellsbury singled to short center field, Drew scored, Ross out at home, center fielder Robinson to catcher Molina.

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Seventh: Holliday flied out to center fielder Ellsbury. Beltran flied out to shortstop Drew. Molina lined out to second baseman Pedroia.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.

Red Sox Eighth: Carlos Martinez pitching. Pedroia flied out to right fielder Beltran. Ortiz singled to right. Gomes struck out swinging. Nava flied out to left fielder Holliday.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Eighth: Craig grounded out, third baseman Bogaerts to first baseman Ortiz. Freese doubled down the right-field line. Kozma flied out to left fielder Gomes. Matt Adams, pinch hit for Martinez. Koji Uehara pitching, relieving Lester, batting third. Defensive substitution, Mike Napoli in at first base, batting ninth. Adams struck out swinging.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.

Red Sox Ninth: Trevor Rosenthal pitching. Bogaerts struck out swinging. Drew struck out swinging. Ross struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Ninth: Carpenter struck out looking. Jon Jay, pinch hitting for Robinson, grounded out, first basemen Napoli to pitcher Uehara. Holliday flied out to right fielder Nava.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 1.


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