The Cardinals can live with Shin-Soo Choo hitting his 17th homer of the season last night as they defeated the Reds, 6-1.
The Reds have lost four of five and have fallen 4.5 out of the NL Central lead after their third consecutive loss to St. Louis, making them 4-10 against the Cardinals this year. The Cardinals are 34-22 against their division this season with 22 NL Central games remaining.
Choo leads all leadoff batters in homers this season
|1||Shin-Soo Choo||Batting 1st||117||17|
|2||Alejandro De Aza||Batting 1st||122||14|
|3||Coco Crisp||Batting 1st||99||14|
|4||Austin Jackson||Batting 1st||101||11|
|5||Starling Marte||Batting 1st||112||11|
|6||Brian Dozier||Batting 1st||70||10|
|7||Alex Gordon||Batting 1st||89||10|
Choo now has 100 homers in his career
|CLE (7 yrs)||685||2932||2524||83|
|SEA (2 yrs)||14||33||29||0|
|CIN (1 yr)||127||587||475||17|