Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

St. Louis leads 1-0 (as of 9/5)

Game 1: Monday, September 5
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Game 2: Tuesday, September 6
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Game 3: Wednesday, September 7
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Cubs 4

(66-71, 33-35 away)

Cardinals 6

(88-50, 42-25 home)

2:15 PM ET, September 5, 2005

Busch Stadium I, St. Louis, Missouri 

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W: R. King (4-2)

L: R. Novoa (3-5)

S: J. Tavarez (4)

Game Notes

THE HOME RUNS BY ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS AND JIM EDMONDS IN THE EIGHTH INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
ST. LOUIS DAVID ECKSTEIN DOUBLED IN THE THIRD INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES.