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Game Preview: CHC @ STL, 1:05pm, Saturday, April 14, 2012 @Busch Stadium III

Cubs, 3-5, 3-5 4th, 2 GB, 2½ GB in WC

SP: Chris Volstad (25, RHP, 0-0, 5.40)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. STL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (0-0) 5.0 5 3 3 2 6 1 5.40
2011 (5-13) 165.2 187 96 90 49 117 23 4.89
2010 (12-9) 175.0 187 94 89 60 102 17 4.58
Last 7 GS 0-2 42.1 40 14 13 12 30 3 2.76 56
2012-04-09 MIL ND 5.0 5 3 3 2 6 1 87 49
2011-09-28 WSN L 6.0 3 2 2 2 5 0 79 61
2011-09-23 @MIL ND 7.0 6 1 1 0 5 1 90 66
2011-09-17 @WSN ND 7.0 6 1 1 2 3 1 86 62
2011-09-12 @ATL ND 5.0 7 2 2 1 4 0 80 48
2011-09-06 NYM ND 6.0 6 2 2 3 3 0 86 52
2011-08-31 @NYM L 6.1 7 3 2 2 4 0 94 51
Last 5 v.STL 2-1 24.2 27 14 14 8 5 2 5.11 44
2011-05-02 @STL ND 5.0 7 5 5 2 0 1 83 31
2010-09-20 STL W 9.0 5 0 0 2 3 0 118 78
2009-06-10 STL L 5.2 10 6 6 1 0 1 96 24
2008-08-12 STL W 5.0 5 3 3 3 2 0 72 44
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    2-5    Road:    1-0    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   3-3    vsLHP:   0-2    1-Run:   1-2 
 vsEast:  1-2    vsCntrl: 2-3    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  8 Fri, Apr 13  @STL  W   9-5        3-5   4th  2.0 gb
  7 Thu, Apr 12   MIL  W   8-0        2-5   6th  3.0 gb
  6 Wed, Apr 11   MIL  L   1-2        1-5   6th  3.5 gb
  5 Tue, Apr 10   MIL  L   4-7        1-4   6th  3.5 gb
  4 Mon, Apr  9   MIL  L   5-7        1-3   6th  2.5 gb
  3 Sun, Apr  8   WSN  W   4-3        1-2   5th  1.5 gb
  2 Sat, Apr  7   WSN  L   4-7        0-2   6th  1.5 gb
  1 Thu, Apr  5   WSN  L   1-2        0-1   5th  1.0 gb
 Last 10: 3-5    Last 20: 3-5    Last 30: 3-5 
Cardinals, 5-3, 5-3 1st, 1 up

SP: Lance Lynn (25, RHP, 1-0, 1.35)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. CHC Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (1-0) 6.2 2 1 1 1 8 1 1.35
2011 (1-1) 34.2 25 12 12 11 40 3 3.12
Last 7 GS 2-1 17.0 12 7 7 4 16 2 3.71 56
2012-04-08 @MIL W 6.2 2 1 1 1 8 1 100 73
2011-06-09 @HOU W 5.0 6 1 1 3 3 0 94 51
2011-06-02 SFG L 5.1 4 5 5 0 5 1 64 45
Has never faced CHC as starter.
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    0-1    Road:    5-2    ExtrInn: 0-0 
 vsRHP:   4-3    vsLHP:   1-0    1-Run:   0-1 
 vsEast:  1-0    vsCntrl: 4-3    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
  8 Fri, Apr 13   CHC  L   5-9        5-3   1st  1.0 up
  7 Wed, Apr 11  @CIN  L   3-4        5-2   1st  0.5 up
  6 Tue, Apr 10  @CIN  W   3-1        5-1   1st  1.5 up
  5 Mon, Apr  9  @CIN  W   7-1        4-1   1st  0.5 up
  4 Sun, Apr  8  @MIL  W   9-3        3-1   1st  0.5 up
  3 Sat, Apr  7  @MIL  L   0-6        2-1   1st  0.5 up
  2 Fri, Apr  6  @MIL  W  11-5        2-0   1st  0.5 up
  1 Wed, Apr  4  @MIA  W   4-1        1-0   1st  0.5 up
 Last 10: 5-3    Last 20: 5-3    Last 30: 5-3 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Fri, Apr 13, 2012 CHC  9 @STL  5        W:Jeff Samardzija (2-0), L: Adam Wainwright (0-2), S: none

Sun, Sep 25, 2011 STL  3  CHC  2        W:Octavio Dotel (5-3), L: Randy Wells (7-6), S: Jason Motte (9)
Sat, Sep 24, 2011 STL  2  CHC  1        W:Jason Motte (5-2), L: Carlos Marmol (2-6), S: none
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 CHC  5 @STL  1        W:Jeff Samardzija (8-4), L: Kyle McClellan (12-7), S: none
Sun, Aug 21, 2011 STL  6 @CHC  2        W:Jake Westbrook (10-7), L: Rodrigo Lopez (4-4), S: none
Sat, Aug 20, 2011 CHC  3  STL  0        W:Matt Garza (6-9), L: Edwin Jackson (9-9), S: Carlos Marmol (29)
Fri, Aug 19, 2011 CHC  5  STL  4 (10)   W:Sean Marshall (6-5), L: Octavio Dotel (2-3), S: none
Sun, Jul 31, 2011 CHC  6 @STL  3        W:Ryan Dempster (8-8), L: Jake Westbrook (9-5), S: Carlos Marmol (20)
Sat, Jul 30, 2011 STL 13  CHC  5        W:Kyle Lohse (9-7), L: Rodrigo Lopez (2-3), S: none
Fri, Jul 29, 2011 STL  9  CHC  2        W:Edwin Jackson (8-7), L: Matt Garza (4-8), S: none
Season Series: 2012 - CHC over 1-0; 2011 - STL won 10-5; 2010 - CHC won 9-6; All-Time - CHC leads 1167-1104

Key for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids on the next pageKey for Batter vs. Pitcher Grids Below

Batter vs. Pitcher totals are career totals. All others are year-to-date.

PA - Plate Appearances (AB+BB+HBP+SH+SF+CI)
BF - Batters Faced
BA - Batting Average
OBP - On-Base Percentage
SLG - Slugging Percentage
Last 28d - PA and OPS in the last 28 days.
SB/CS - Stolen Bases and Caught Stealing
HR/E - Home Runs and Errors Made
ERA-K/9 - Earned Run Average and SO per 9 IP
Total - Team totals for those categories.
Usage - See the note below the grid.
OPS - On-Base Percentage + Slugging Percentage (a good single number for measuring a player's hitting, avg. is .750 or so)
RA/G & RS/G - Runs scored and allowed per game.
PA/vRH - Plate Appearances overall/PA's vs. Right-handed Pitchers
Catcher Def. - Catcher Defense with each catcher's Stolen Bases, Caught Stealings, and Passed Balls allowed.
G/S/vB or G/S/vP - Links to the player's 2012 gamelogs, splits, or career batter vs. pitcher results
vLH/vRH - OPS vs. left-handed pitchers and vs. right-handed pitchers
Hm or Rd, Home or Road - OPS or OPS allowed in home or road games.
OF G: LF / CF / RF - A - Outfielders with the games played by position and their total number of assists
vs LHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against left-handed batters
vs RHB - Batters faced and OPS allowed against right-handed batters
HR/SB/CS - Pitcher's Home Runs, Stolen Bases and Caught Stealings allowed
MLB Best, Middle, Worst

For the 2011 season

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Cubs Batters (4.50 RS/G) vs. Cardinals Pitchers (3.75 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 31.Lynn
G/S/vB
41.Boggs
G/S/vB
66.Marte
G/S/vB
46.McClellan
G/S/vB
30.Motte
G/S/vB
16.Romero*
G/S/vB
34.Rzepczynski*
G/S/vB
59.Salas
G/S/vB
50.Wainwright
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHRdLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Baker G/S/vP 1/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· 7/.453 212/83 .269/.302/.383/.685 .812/.491 .808 13/.419 0/0 3/1
15.Barney G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 1/2.000 5/1.600 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 2/.000 7/1.285 571/466 .276/.313/.353/.666 .734/.650 .687 35/.749 9/2 2/12
24.Byrd G/S/vP 1/.000 3/.333 1/.000 7/.929 3/.000 1/no AB 3/.000 4/1.500 11/.637 482/370 .276/.324/.395/.719 .649/.740 .761 27/.269 3/2 9/3
13.Castro G/S/vP ··· 4/1.500 1/2.000 3/.666 5/1.000 ··· ··· 5/.000 8/1.196 715/550 .307/.341/.432/.773 .847/.751 .765 35/.819 22/9 10/29
51.Clevenger* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 5/3 .250/.400/.500/.900 3.000/.000 .900 9/1.667 0/0 0/0
9.DeJesus* G/S/vP ··· 4/.750 1/no AB 5/1.400 ··· 9/.500 1/.000 ··· 14/1.077 506/373 .240/.323/.376/.698 .459/.787 .701 32/.822 4/3 10/4
11.DeWitt* G/S/vP ··· 2/.000 ··· 4/.000 3/.000 1/no AB ··· 5/.800 15/.800 243/207 .265/.305/.413/.718 1.097/.654 .748 6/.000 1/0 5/7
5.Johnson G/S/vP ··· 3/.666 ··· 5/.400 2/.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 3/1.334 266/157 .309/.348/.467/.816 .797/.829 .660 12/.614 2/1 5/3
6.LaHair* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 2/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/2.500 69/55 .288/.377/.508/.885 .774/.914 .809 22/1.159 0/0 2/1
16.Mather G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 4/1.167 ··· ··· ··· 83/56 .213/.272/.307/.578 .708/.515 .646 7/.452 0/1 1/1
12.Soriano G/S/vP 1/.000 9/.000 1/.000 10/1.722 9/.708 6/.667 ··· 3/.000 35/.647 508/383 .244/.289/.469/.759 .812/.741 .764 31/.608 2/1 26/7
18.Soto G/S/vP 1/.000 6/.333 1/.000 11/.573 3/.000 3/1.334 ··· 6/.000 24/.747 474/357 .228/.310/.411/.721 .971/.643 .756 23/.598 0/0 17/13
2.Stewart* G/S/vP ··· 2/.500 1/.000 4/.250 1/.000 3/.000 ··· ··· 9/1.301 136/111 .156/.243/.221/.464 .336/.492 .434 29/.918 3/2 0/6
IP 34.2 60.2 141.2 68.0 24.2 62.0 75.0 TOTAL .250/.320/.371/.691 .766/.672 .861 .691 8/2 5/5
ERA-K/9 3.12/10.4 3.56/7.1 /0.0 4.19/4.8 2.25/8.3 4.01/6.9 3.34/8.9 2.28/9.0 /0.0 3.71/7.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Clevenger (1-0-0)
 Soto (85-36-5)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 136/.203 260/.266 / 607/.260 268/.202 116/.286 256/.223 295/.186 / .225  Soriano
 Byrd
 DeJesus
 Johnson
 DeWitt
 Baker
 LaHair
 Mather
128/0/0/8
0/118/0/8
0/8/116/6
27/24/44/5
23/0/0/1
1/0/10/0
5/0/9/0
4/3/22/0
OPS .591 .711 .750 .558 .784 .623 .566 .657
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 55/.723 92/.715 / 247/.638 99/.738 46/.549 118/.478 129/.649 / .684
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 81/.504 168/.710 / 360/.827 169/.454 70/.937 138/.748 166/.502 / .649
Home 65/.427 130/.803 / 341/.752 132/.505 78/.808 142/.625 129/.438 /
Last 28d days 22/.374 18/.389 18/.653 23/.716 11/.636 6/.667 7/.619 14/1.143 40/.998
HR/SB/CS 3/2/1 4/2/2 // 21/6/3 2/6/1 1/1/1 3/2/2 7/2/0 // 8/1/1
Usage ·····X·· ···X·X·X X·X···X· X·X····X ···o·o·· o·····oo ··o·o··· o·o·o·X· X·····X·

NOTE: Team stats shown are for the 2012 season. Player Stats for the 2011 season. We will switch to 2012 stats on May 1st.

Cardinals Batters (5.25 RS/G) vs. Cubs Pitchers (4.13 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 32.Volstad
G/S/vB
54.Camp
G/S/vB
52.Castillo
G/S/vB
48.Dolis
G/S/vB
19.Lopez
G/S/vB
49.Marmol
G/S/vB
40.Russell*
G/S/vB
34.Wood
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Beltran# G/S/vP 9/1.056 ··· ··· 1/.000 6/1.100 4/.000 4/.250 8/1.042 598/436 .300/.385/.525/.910 .923/.908 .980 33/1.079 4/2 22/1
12.Berkman# G/S/vP 9/1.111 ··· ··· ··· 17/.561 21/.781 ··· 40/.964 587/475 .301/.412/.547/.959 .804/.998 .878 23/1.190 2/6 31/6
13.Carpenter* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 1/.000 1/3.000 19/17 .067/.263/.133/.396 .500/.378 .422 16/.813 0/0 0/0
48.Cruz G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 ··· ··· 72/44 .262/.333/.338/.672 .668/.674 .642 4/.000 0/1 0/0
33.Descalso* G/S/vP 3/.000 ··· ··· ··· 4/.000 5/.200 4/1.500 1/2.000 375/309 .264/.334/.353/.687 .518/.724 .663 28/.546 2/2 1/8
23.Freese G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 8/.833 4/.500 1/5.000 ··· 363/279 .297/.350/.441/.791 .900/.759 .787 33/1.112 1/0 10/12
15.Furcal# G/S/vP 11/.955 ··· ··· 1/.000 29/1.035 8/.250 2/.000 11/.273 369/282 .231/.298/.348/.646 .634/.650 .685 35/.900 9/5 8/14
27.Greene G/S/vP 5/.600 ··· ··· ··· ··· 3/.333 4/.833 ··· 121/72 .212/.322/.288/.611 .632/.596 .478 14/.593 11/0 1/5
7.Holliday G/S/vP 11/1.272 3/.666 ··· 1/.000 19/1.199 11/.473 4/.833 4/.250 516/406 .296/.388/.525/.912 .883/.918 .898 38/.680 2/1 22/3
19.Jay* G/S/vP 4/.000 ··· ··· 1/3.000 9/1.444 5/.000 7/.762 2/.500 503/399 .297/.344/.424/.768 .727/.779 .743 30/.936 6/7 10/3
44.Komatsu* G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 8/.833 / /
4.Molina G/S/vP 11/.819 2/.000 ··· 1/.000 18/.889 13/1.342 2/.000 6/.750 518/399 .305/.349/.465/.814 .842/.806 .820 30/1.033 4/5 14/6
43.Robinson G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 8/3 .000/.125/.000/.125 .200/.000 .167 9/1.444 0/0 0/0
IP 165.2 66.1 1.1 97.2 74.0 67.2 51.0 TOTAL .302/.365/.500/.865 .748/.901 .735 .865 3/2 12/3
ERA-K/9 4.89/6.4 4.21/4.3 /0.0 0.00/6.9 4.42/5.0 4.01/12.0 4.12/5.7 3.35/10.1 3.88/8.5

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Cruz (2-2-1)
 Molina (46-19-6)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 719/.289 292/.303 / 4/.000 430/.299 327/.205 292/.286 224/.236 .220  Beltran
 Jay
 Berkman
 Holliday
 Greene
 Robinson
 Cruz
0/0/134/10
19/75/56/5
16/0/110/4
115/0/0/4
2/0/8/0
1/5/3/0
0/0/2/0
OPS .799 .821 .250 .867 .643 .812 .715 .650
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 363/.909 138/.913 / 3/.333 188/.791 145/.561 119/.685 78/.649 .822
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 356/.689 154/.738 / 1/.000 242/.927 182/.710 173/.902 146/.750 .534
Road 370/.843 128/.763 / 4/.250 220/.923 151/.626 158/.768 99/.707
Last 28d days 22/.889 17/1.037 8/.629 20/.426 7/.286 18/.873 9/.472 13/1.062
HR/SB/CS 23/10/4 3/8/2 // 0/0/0 18/6/7 5/12/1 12/5/3 5/3/1 7/5/2
Usage ····X··· ·o··X·X· ···Xo··· X··X··o· ···X···· o·X··oX· o·o·X··· o·o···X·

Usage -- each character represents the number of pitches thrown by the pitcher for yesterday, two days ago, three days ago, ...., up to eight days ago:
· - did not pitch; o - less than 16 pitches; X - at least 16 pitches (the median relief outing)
An Example ( ·X···o·X ): Yesterday off, 16 or more pitches, three days off, less than 16 pitches, day off, 16 or more pitches (8 days ago). Yesterday is in bold for improved scanning.