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Game Preview: MIL @ STL, 8:15pm, Friday, April 27, 2012 @Busch Stadium III

Brewers, 9-10, 9-10 2nd, 3 GB, 3 GB in WC

SP: Yovani Gallardo (26, RHP, 1-1, 3.65)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. STL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (1-1) 24.2 25 10 10 9 24 4 3.65
2011 (17-10) 207.1 193 92 81 59 207 27 3.52
2010 (14-7) 185.0 178 89 79 75 200 12 3.84
Last 7 GS 3-1 45.0 37 14 14 12 60 7 2.80 62
2012-04-22 COL ND 7.0 6 1 1 1 8 0 106 68
2012-04-17 LAD ND 7.0 7 2 2 1 7 0 97 61
2012-04-11 @CHC W 7.0 5 1 1 2 6 0 107 67
2012-04-06 STL L 3.2 7 6 6 5 3 4 89 21
2011-09-23 FLA ND 7.1 7 1 1 0 11 0 112 71
2011-09-17 @CIN W 6.0 2 1 1 2 13 1 101 75
2011-09-11 PHI W 7.0 3 2 2 1 12 2 105 74
Last 5 v.STL 1-4 27.1 28 22 21 14 25 12 6.91 43
2012-04-06 STL L 3.2 7 6 6 5 3 4 89 21
2011-09-06 @STL L 6.0 4 3 3 3 5 2 103 54
2011-09-01 STL L 4.2 9 8 8 1 8 4 87 21
2011-08-11 @STL L 5.0 7 5 4 1 3 2 92 37
2011-05-07 @STL W 8.0 1 0 0 4 6 0 118 82
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    6-6    Road:    3-4    ExtrInn: 1-0 
 vsRHP:   6-7    vsLHP:   3-3    1-Run:   4-3 
 vsEast:  0-3    vsCntrl: 6-4    vsWest:  3-3  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 19 Wed, Apr 25   HOU  L   5-7        9-10  3rd  3.0 gb
 18 Tue, Apr 24   HOU  W   9-6        9-9   2nd  2.0 gb
 17 Mon, Apr 23   HOU  W   6-5        8-9   2nd  3.0 gb
 16 Sun, Apr 22   COL  L   1-4        7-9   2nd  4.0 gb
 15 Sat, Apr 21   COL  W   9-4        7-8   2nd  3.0 gb
 14 Fri, Apr 20   COL  L   3-4        6-8   2nd  4.0 gb
 13 Thu, Apr 19   LAD  L   3-4        6-7   2nd  3.0 gb
 12 Wed, Apr 18   LAD  W   3-2 (10)   6-6   2nd  3.0 gb
 11 Tue, Apr 17   LAD  W   5-4        5-6   2nd  3.0 gb
 10 Sun, Apr 15  @ATL  L   4-7        4-6   3rd  3.0 gb
 Last 10: 5-5    Last 20: 9-10   Last 30: 9-10
Cardinals, 12-7, 12-7 1st, 3 up

SP: Jake Westbrook (34, RHP, 2-1, 1.31)

2012 Gamelogs / 2012 Splits / vs. MIL Current Lineup
Split IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA/Pit GSc
2012 (2-1) 20.2 14 5 3 7 10 0 1.31
2011 (12-9) 183.1 208 103 95 73 104 16 4.66
2010 (10-11) 202.2 203 99 95 68 128 20 4.22
Last 7 GS 3-2 37.2 34 15 12 18 21 0 2.87 52
2012-04-21 @PIT L 6.2 7 2 2 2 6 0 113 56
2012-04-15 CHC W 7.0 4 2 1 1 2 0 93 64
2012-04-09 @CIN W 7.0 3 1 0 4 2 0 88 67
2011-09-27 @HOU ND 2.1 7 5 5 1 2 0 45 24
2011-09-22 NYM ND 6.0 3 1 1 4 4 0 84 62
2011-09-17 @PHI L 3.1 5 2 1 5 1 0 71 40
2011-09-11 ATL W 5.1 5 2 2 1 4 0 89 53
Last 5 v.MIL 1-3 30.0 36 15 13 9 16 5 3.90 48
2011-09-05 MIL L 6.0 9 3 2 1 9 1 107 52
2011-08-31 @MIL W 5.0 8 3 2 0 1 1 66 42
2011-08-10 MIL L 8.0 6 3 3 5 4 0 118 57
2011-06-12 @MIL L 5.0 8 4 4 1 0 1 78 34
2010-09-06 @MIL ND 6.0 5 2 2 2 2 2 98 54
Lineups / Orders / Splits: Bat / Pitch / GL: Bat / Pitch
 Home:    4-2    Road:    8-5    ExtrInn: 1-1 
 vsRHP:   9-7    vsLHP:   3-0    1-Run:   1-3 
 vsEast:  1-0    vsCntrl:11-7    vsWest:  0-0  IL: 0-0 

Last 10 Games
Gm# Date & Box   Opp W/L Score      Record   Place/GB
 19 Wed, Apr 25  @CHC  W   5-1       12-7   1st  2.5 up
 18 Tue, Apr 24  @CHC  L   2-3 (10)  11-7   1st  2.0 up
 17 Mon, Apr 23  @CHC  L   2-3       11-6   1st  3.0 up
 16 Sun, Apr 22  @PIT  W   5-1       11-5   1st  4.0 up
 15 Sat, Apr 21  @PIT  L   0-2       10-5   1st  3.0 up
 14 Fri, Apr 20  @PIT  W   4-1       10-4   1st  4.0 up
 13 Thu, Apr 19   CIN  L   3-6        9-4   1st  3.0 up
 12 Wed, Apr 18   CIN  W  11-1        9-3   1st  3.0 up
 11 Tue, Apr 17   CIN  W   2-1 (10)   8-3   1st  3.0 up
 10 Sun, Apr 15   CHC  W  10-3        7-3   1st  2.5 up
 Last 10: 6-4    Last 20:12-7    Last 30:12-7 
Last 10 games for these teams head-to-head
Sun, Apr 08, 2012 STL  9 @MIL  3        W:Lance Lynn (1-0), L: Randy Wolf (0-1), S: none
Sat, Apr 07, 2012 MIL  6  STL  0        W:Zack Greinke (1-0), L: Adam Wainwright (0-1), S: none
Fri, Apr 06, 2012 STL 11 @MIL  5        W:Jaime Garcia (1-0), L: Yovani Gallardo (0-1), S: none

Wed, Sep 07, 2011 STL  2  MIL  0        W:Chris Carpenter (9-9), L: Zack Greinke (14-6), S: none
Tue, Sep 06, 2011 STL  4  MIL  2        W:Kyle Lohse (13-8), L: Yovani Gallardo (15-10), S: Jason Motte (3)
Mon, Sep 05, 2011 MIL  4 @STL  1        W:Randy Wolf (12-9), L: Jake Westbrook (11-8), S: John Axford (41)
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 STL  8 @MIL  4        W:Octavio Dotel (3-3), L: Yovani Gallardo (15-9), S: none
Wed, Aug 31, 2011 STL  8 @MIL  3        W:Jake Westbrook (11-7), L: Randy Wolf (11-9), S: none
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 STL  2 @MIL  1        W:Edwin Jackson (11-9), L: Shaun Marcum (11-5), S: Fernando Salas (23)
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 STL  5  MIL  2        W:Chris Carpenter (8-8), L: Yovani Gallardo (13-8), S: Fernando Salas (22)
Season Series: 2012 - STL over 2-1; 2011 - Tied 9-9; 2010 - MIL won 8-7; All-Time - STL leads 123-99

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.

Brewers Batters (4.58 RS/G) vs. Cardinals Pitchers (2.79 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 35.Westbrook
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
7.Aoki* G/S/vP ··· 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 24/.798 / /
8.Braun G/S/vP 15/1.523 9/.555 ··· 18/.722 13/1.062 1/.000 1/.000 6/.500 47/.672 629/488 .332/.397/.597/.994 1.049/.979 .926 79/.892 33/6 33/1
24.Gamel* G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 3/.000 1/.000 2/1.000 ··· ··· 3/.333 27/21 .115/.148/.154/.302 .000/.390 .368 63/.737 0/0 0/1
27.Gomez G/S/vP 4/.500 3/.666 1/.000 5/.900 4/1.000 3/.666 ··· 1/3.000 2/.000 258/163 .225/.276/.403/.679 .857/.566 .598 37/1.046 16/2 8/0
11.Gonzalez G/S/vP 19/.974 10/1.700 2/.000 4/.000 6/.334 ··· 1/.000 3/1.000 12/.166 593/443 .241/.270/.372/.642 .725/.614 .605 62/.796 2/0 15/12
1.Hart G/S/vP 16/1.423 9/.777 1/5.000 8/.143 12/.450 ··· 1/.000 4/.000 43/.768 551/429 .285/.356/.510/.866 1.057/.814 .744 71/1.154 7/6 26/2
45.Ishikawa* G/S/vP ··· 1/.000 1/.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 4/.250 / /// / 19/.789 / /
3.Izturis# G/S/vP 2/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· 2/.000 3/.666 ··· 6/.000 33/24 .200/.250/.200/.450 .667/.360 .533 15/.400 0/0 0/1
9.Kottaras* G/S/vP 8/.625 3/.000 ··· 3/2.333 2/.000 ··· 2/.500 1/.000 6/.334 123/99 .252/.311/.459/.771 .513/.837 .871 26/1.409 0/1 5/0
20.Lucroy G/S/vP 4/.000 6/.200 1/.000 6/1.100 ··· 1/2.000 ··· 3/.333 5/.800 468/378 .265/.313/.391/.703 .869/.662 .608 55/.808 2/1 12/7
2.Morgan* G/S/vP 14/.643 11/.989 ··· 7/1.914 7/.572 1/.000 2/.000 4/1.417 15/1.071 429/382 .304/.357/.421/.778 .540/.808 .876 51/.350 13/4 4/2
16.Ramirez G/S/vP 10/1.125 6/.750 ··· 10/.200 8/.000 4/.750 ··· 3/.333 49/1.073 626/488 .306/.361/.510/.871 .824/.884 .795 75/.592 1/1 26/14
23.Weeks G/S/vP 10/.700 9/.333 ··· 14/.368 3/.000 1/.000 ··· 3/1.666 34/.594 515/403 .269/.350/.468/.818 .832/.814 .744 86/.694 9/2 20/15
IP 183.1 60.2 141.2 68.0 24.2 62.0 75.0 TOTAL .237/.308/.447/.755 .807/.739 .695 .755 17/5 27/16
ERA-K/9 4.66/5.1 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 2.65/7.1

 Catcher Def.
 (SB-CS-PB)
 Kottaras (18-3-2)
 Lucroy (77-30-1)

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 809/.290 260/.266 / 607/.260 268/.202 116/.286 256/.223 295/.186 / .224  Braun
 Morgan
 Gomez
 Hart
 Gamel
147/0/0/8
17/95/20/5
0/87/0/5
0/0/126/3
2/0/0/0
OPS .789 .711 .750 .558 .784 .623 .566 .614
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 384/.734 92/.715 / 247/.638 99/.738 46/.549 118/.478 129/.649 / .616
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 425/.838 168/.710 / 360/.827 169/.454 70/.937 138/.748 166/.502 / .616
Home 408/.765 130/.803 / 341/.752 132/.505 78/.808 142/.625 129/.438 /
Last 28d days 81/.475 32/.328 33/.609 41/.593 26/.574 12/.500 21/.638 35/.976 87/.923
HR/SB/CS 16/13/4 4/2/2 // 21/6/3 2/6/1 1/1/1 3/2/2 7/2/0 // 14/7/6
Usage ·····X·· ···oo·o· ··o····o ·o··o··o ···X··X· ·······o ··X··o·· ··X··X·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 (4.79 RS/G) vs. Brewers Pitchers (5.11 RA/G) -- OPS ranges: bad - ≤.650; avg: .750; good: ≥.850
PA/OPS 49.Gallardo
G/S/vB
59.Axford
G/S/vB
48.Dillard
G/S/vB
41.Estrada
G/S/vB
50.Loe
G/S/vB
58.McClendon
G/S/vB
26.Parra*
G/S/vB
57.Rodriguez
G/S/vB
40.Veras
G/S/vB
PA/vRHBA/OBP/SLG/OPSvLH/RHHmLast 28dSB/CSHR/E
3.Beltran# G/S/vP 9/1.667 2/.500 1/.000 3/1.666 1/3.000 ··· 7/1.914 3/.333 7/.762 598/436 .300/.385/.525/.910 .923/.908 .980 80/.875 4/2 22/1
13.Carpenter* G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 1/3.000 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 19/17 .067/.263/.133/.396 .500/.378 .422 56/.759 0/0 0/0
48.Cruz G/S/vP ··· ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· 72/44 .262/.333/.338/.672 .668/.674 .642 9/.333 0/1 0/0
33.Descalso* G/S/vP 7/.762 1/.000 1/no AB 3/1.667 2/.000 1/.000 1/.000 2/.500 1/no AB 375/309 .264/.334/.353/.687 .518/.724 .663 56/.642 2/2 1/8
23.Freese G/S/vP 11/.773 3/.000 2/.000 1/.000 2/.000 ··· 2/.000 2/2.000 5/1.000 363/279 .297/.350/.441/.791 .900/.759 .787 67/.953 1/0 10/12
15.Furcal# G/S/vP 19/1.326 1/no AB 2/3.000 7/.715 3/.666 ··· 6/.900 4/.000 2/1.500 369/282 .231/.298/.348/.646 .634/.650 .685 86/.868 9/5 8/14
27.Greene G/S/vP 4/.000 ··· 1/2.000 1/.000 ··· 1/.000 4/2.083 ··· ··· 121/72 .212/.322/.288/.611 .632/.596 .478 39/.631 11/0 1/5
7.Holliday G/S/vP 23/1.148 9/.619 3/.000 2/2.000 4/.000 1/.000 12/.781 4/.000 8/.125 516/406 .296/.388/.525/.912 .883/.918 .898 88/.636 2/1 22/3
19.Jay* G/S/vP 17/.600 1/.000 1/.000 3/.333 5/1.400 1/.000 1/2.000 2/1.000 1/.000 503/399 .297/.344/.424/.768 .727/.779 .743 46/.926 6/7 10/3
44.Komatsu* G/S/vP ··· 1/no AB 1/2.000 ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· ··· / /// / 19/.440 / /
4.Molina G/S/vP 29/1.130 8/.500 3/1.667 4/1.000 8/.000 1/.000 28/.620 6/.833 1/.000 518/399 .305/.349/.465/.814 .842/.806 .820 71/.868 4/5 14/6
43.Robinson G/S/vP ··· ··· 1/.000 ··· 1/5.000 ··· 4/.500 ··· ··· 8/3 .000/.125/.000/.125 .200/.000 .167 33/1.085 0/0 0/0
55.Schumaker* G/S/vP 21/.538 5/.200 ··· 2/.000 3/.666 ··· 10/.400 6/.666 3/.666 400/357 .283/.333/.351/.685 .714/.682 .742 9/.667 0/2 2/8
IP 207.1 73.2 28.2 92.2 72.0 13.2 71.2 71.0 TOTAL .269/.338/.438/.777 .821/.762 .808 .777 15/3 22/11
ERA-K/9 3.52/9.0 1.95/10.5 4.08/8.5 4.08/8.5 3.50/7.6 2.63/6.6 /0.0 2.64/9.9 3.80/10.0 4.88/8.7

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

OF G: LF / CF / RF - A

BF/BA 865/.245 305/.212 117/.241 381/.243 291/.240 59/.273 / 307/.243 305/.206 .279  Beltran
 Jay
 Holliday
 Schumaker
 Robinson
 Cruz
 Greene
0/0/134/10
19/75/56/5
115/0/0/4
6/5/31/1
1/5/3/0
0/0/2/0
2/0/8/0
OPS .686 .557 .658 .700 .638 .686 .663 .636 .784
vs LHB (BF-OPS) 408/.710 138/.481 44/.874 181/.661 123/.690 27/.546 / 173/.776 123/.690 .836
vs RHB (BF-OPS) 457/.663 167/.621 73/.530 200/.733 168/.601 32/.795 / 134/.515 182/.600 .746
Road 436/.729 118/.655 72/.542 174/.802 136/.759 22/.420 / 144/.589 154/.775
Last 28d days 106/.784 35/.671 41/.801 42/.597 33/.723 13/.962 42/.888 42/.700 40/.816
HR/SB/CS 27/14/7 4/6/2 3/2/2 11/8/2 4/2/0 1/0/0 // 4/11/1 6/5/1 20/18/6
Usage ····X··· ··XX··o· ·o···X·o ·····X·· ··X····o ·X···X·· ··o··X·X ··ooX·o· ·X·X·oX·

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.