World Series Play-by-Play, Game 6

Updated: October 30, 2013, 11:24 PM ET
Associated Press

BOSTON -- Play-by-play of Game 6 of the 2013 World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Boston Red Sox:

Lineups- Cardinals: Matt Carpenter (2b), Carlos Beltran (rf), Matt Holliday (lf), Allen Craig (dh), Yadier Molina (c), Matt Adams (1b), David Freese (3b), Jon Jay (cf), Daniel Descalso (ss), Michael Wacha (rhp).

Red Sox: Jacoby Ellsbury (cf), Dustin Pedroia (2b), David Ortiz (dh), Mike Napoli (1b), Jonny Gomes (lf), Shane Victorino (rf), Xander Bogaerts (3b), Stephen Drew (ss), David Ross (c), John Lackey (rhp).

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

Official Scorers -- Mike Shalin (The Sports Exchange), Rick Hummel (St. Louis Post-Dispatch), Gaku Tashiro (Sankei Sports).

First Pitch- 8:07 p.m. EDT.

Cardinals First: Lackey pitching. Carpenter flied out to left fielder Gomes. Beltran grounded out to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli. Holliday grounded out to first baseman Napoli.

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

Red Sox First: Wacha pitching. Ellsbury struck out swinging. Pedroia grounded out to second baseman Carpenter to first baseman Adams. Ortiz walked. Napoli struck out swinging.

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

Cardinals Second: Craig singled to left. Molina singled to left, Craig to second. Adams flied out to left fielder Gomes. Freese flied out to right fielder Victorino. With Jay batting, wild pitch by Lackey, Craig to third and Molina to second. Jay struck out swinging.

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Cardinals 0, Red sox 0.

Red Sox Second: Gomes singled to center. Victorino walked, Gomes to second. Bogaerts popped out in foul territory to catcher Molina. Drew popped out in foul territory to second baseman Carpenter. Ross struck out swinging.

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

Cardinals Third: Descalso struck out looking. Carpenter singled to center. Beltran grounded into a double play, shortstop Drew to first baseman Napoli, Carpenter forced at second.

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

Red Sox Third: Ellsbury singled to right. Pedroia grounded out to third baseman Freese to first baseman Adams, Ellsbury to second. Ortiz intentionally walked. Napoli struck out swinging. Gomes hit-by-pitch, Ellsbury to third and Ortiz to second. Victorino doubled to left, Ellsbury, Ortiz and Gomes scored, Victorino to third on throw home. Bogaerts lined out to third baseman Freese.

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

Cardinals Fourth: Holliday grounded out to third baseman Bogaerts to first baseman Napoli. Craig singled to left. Molina reached first on fielding error by second baseman Pedroia, Craig to second. Adams flied out to left fielder Gomes. Freese struck out looking.

0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 left on. Red Sox 3, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Fourth: Drew, on the first pitch, homered to center. Ross struck out swinging. Ellsbury doubled to right. Pedroia flied out to right fielder Beltran, Ellsbury advanced to third. Ortiz intentionally walked. Lance Lynn pitching, replacing Wacha. Napoli singled to center, Ellsbury scored, Ortiz to second. Gomes walked. Victorino singled to left, Ortiz scored, Napoli to third, Gomes to second. Seth Maness pitching, replacing Lynn. Bogaerts struck out swinging.

3 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 3 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Fifth: Jay infield single to short. Descalso lined out to shortstop Drew. Carpenter singled to right, Jay to second. Beltran flied out to right fielder Victorino, Jay advanced to third. Holliday flied out to right fielder Victorino.

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Fifth: Kevin Siegrist pitching, replacing Maness. Drew grounded out to first baseman Adams. Ross flied out to center fielder Jay. Ellsbury reached first on fielding error by second baseman Carpenter. Pedroia flied out to right fielder Beltran.

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Sixth: Craig flied out to center fielder Ellsbury. Molina grounded out to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli. Adams struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 0.

Red Sox Sixth: Ortiz struck out swinging. Carlos Martinez pitching, replacing Siegrist. Napoli struck out looking. Gomes grounded out to shortstop Descalso to first baseman Adams.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 0.

Cardinals Seventh: Freese struck out swinging. Jay grounded out to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli. Descalso singled to right. Carpenter doubled to left, Descalso to third. Beltran singled to left, Descalso scored, Carpenter to third. With Holliday batting, Beltran to second on a wild pitch by Lackey. Holliday walked. Junichi Tazawa pitching, replacing Lackey. Craig grounded out to first baseman Napoli to pitcher Tazawa.

1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 3 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 1.

Red Sox Seventh: Victorino flied out to left fielder Holliday. Bogaerts flied out to right fielder Beltran. Drew singled to left. Ellsbury flied out to center fielder Jay.

0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Eighth: Brandon Workman pitching, replacing Tazawa. Molina flied out to right fielder Victorino. Adams grounded out to second baseman Pedroia to first baseman Napoli. Freese grounded out to third baseman Bogaerts to first baseman Napoli.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 1.

Red Sox Eighth: Randy Choate pitching, replacing Martinez. Ellsbury walked. Trevor Rosenthal pitching, replacing Choate. Pedroia grounded into a force out, second baseman Carpenter to shortstop Descalso, Ellsbury forced at second. With Ortiz batting, Pedroia to second on balk by Rosenthal. Ortiz intentionally walked. Napoli struck out looking. Gomes grounded out to pitcher Rosenthal to first baseman Adams.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 1.

Cardinals Ninth: Koji Uehara pitching, replacing Workman. Jay flied out to left fielder Gomes. Descalso flied out to left fielder Gomes. Carpenter struck out swinging.

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 left on. Red Sox 6, Cardinals 1.


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