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Box > Cincinnati 6, St Louis 0
Reds' Big Machine reaches 500
With a solo shot off Matt Morris, Ken Griffey Jr. became the sixth-youngest player to hit 500 career home runs.
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Cardinals right-hander Matt Morris has allowed 95 home runs in his eight-year career, but none more historic than Ken Griffey Jr.'s 500th -- a solo shot into the right-field stands in Sunday's loss to the Reds.
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Cincinnati (38-31)
Won 1
Cincinnati 6, St Louis 0  
St Louis (41-28)
Lost 1
June 20, 2004
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Cincinnati
0 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 0   6 7 0
St. Louis
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 4 0
Standings through 6/20/04  |  Gameday  |  Reds Stats  |  Cardinals Stats
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Freel, 2B4120011.250
Jimenez, SS4110022.254
Casey, 1B3100101.357
Griffey, CF3112010.260
Dunn, LF4111020.259
LaRue, C4113000.224
Pena, RF4000020.267
Larson, 3B4010020.224
Bong, P2000020.000
a-Clark, PH1000011.105
White, P0000000.000
Riedling, P0000000.000
Matthews, P0000000.000
Totals336761135 

a-Struck out for Bong in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Larson (6, Calero).
HR: LaRue (7, 4th inning off Morris, 2 on, 1 out), Griffey (19, 6th inning off Morris, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Freel 2; Jimenez; Griffey 4; Dunn; LaRue 4; Larson 2.
RBI: Griffey 2 (54), Dunn (43), LaRue 3 (24).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Casey, Jimenez.
SF: Griffey.
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING
SB: Freel (11, 2nd base off Morris/Matheny).

 
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Womack, 2B4000022.300
Renteria, SS4000001.275
Pujols, 1B3000100.306
Rolen, 3B3010111.344
Edmonds, CF4010011.278
Sanders, RF3000102.254
Lankford, LF4000012.263
Matheny, C3020010.261
Morris, P1000000.156
Calero, P0000000.000
a-Luna, PH1000011.242
King, P0000000.000
Eldred, P0000000.000
Totals300403710 

a-Struck out for Calero in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Rolen (15, Bong), Edmonds (23, Bong).
TB: Rolen 2; Edmonds 2; Matheny 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Renteria, Lankford, Sanders 2.
S: Morris.
Team LOB: 7.

 
CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Bong (W, 1-1)6.03003504.70
White 1.01000107.77
Riedling 1.00000003.93
Matthews 1.00000103.68
 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morris (L, 7-6)6.06661824.43
Calero 1.01000302.55
King 1.00000101.35
Eldred 1.00000105.54

Pitches-strikes: Bong 102-58, White 14-8, Riedling 9-7, Matthews 9-5, Morris 96-62, Calero 22-13, King 9-8, Eldred 15-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Bong 7-6, White 0-2, Riedling 2-1, Matthews 0-2, Morris 5-5, Calero 0-0, King 2-0, Eldred 1-1.
Batters faced: Bong 24, White 4, Riedling 3, Matthews 3, Morris 25, Calero 4, King 3, Eldred 3.
Umpires: HP: Brian Runge. 1B: Bill Hohn. 2B: Gary Darling. 3B: Mark Carlson.
Weather: 75 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:33.
Att: 45,620.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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