CARDINALS TOP EXPOS
Monday night August 27, 2001
NY-Penn League action at Skylands Park in Augusta, New Jersey, the New Jersey Cardinals (St. Louis Cardinals) defeated the Vermont Expos (Montreal Expos) by a score of 8-0. The win brings the Cardinals record to
30-37 and drops Vermont's overall mark to 28-40.
Corey Mattison picked up the win for the Cardinals, improving his record to 5-6. In his last start against Vermont at Skylands on August 17th,
Mattison also threw 6 scoreless innings. Corey now has a 12 inning scoreless streak at home and he has walked only 3 batters in his last 18 innings. Josh Teekel worked the last three innings for his 3rd save of the season.
The two hitting stars for the Cardinals were third baseman Matt Williams 3-5 with a single, double, and homer, and Billy Schmitt 3-3 with also with a single, double, and round tripper.