St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 3 (12 innings)
Regular Season Game 53
Played on Saturday, June 5, 1965 (D) at Busch Stadium I

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3 11  3
STL N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  1  -   4 12  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     6   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Gaines rf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Wynn cf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bond lf                       5   1   1   0       0   1       6   0
Gentile 1b                    5   0   1   1       0   2      14   1
Aspromonte 3b                 5   1   2   1       0   1       2   3
Maye cf,rf                    5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Brand c                       5   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Lillis ss                     5   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Dierker p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Woodeshick p                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Owens p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Staub ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  MacKenzie p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       47   3  11   3       0   7      34  12

FIELDING - 
E: Bond (8), Aspromonte (8), Lillis (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bond (9,off Simmons).
HR: Gaines (4,3rd inning off Simmons 0 on 2 out); Aspromonte (4,9th inning
off Stallard 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Flood cf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Brock lf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
White 1b                      5   1   2   0       1   0      11   1
Boyer 3b                      6   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
McCarver c                    6   0   2   1       0   0      10   0
Groat ss                      4   1   1   0       1   0       2   2
Gagliano 2b                   5   1   2   2       0   0       0   3
Francona rf                   2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Warwick ph,rf               3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Simmons p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Shannon ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stallard p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Skinner ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Washburn p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       45   4  12   4       2   4      36   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. White.
E: Boyer (7), Gagliano 2 (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Warwick (1,off Woodeshick).
3B: Boyer (1,off MacKenzie).
HR: Gagliano (3,8th inning off Woodeshick 1 on 2 out).
SH: Simmons (2,off Dierker); Flood (1,off Woodeshick); Brock (6,off Owens).
IBB: White (2,by Owens).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker                       5.2   7   1   1   0   3   0  25
Woodeshick                    2     2   2   2   1   0   1  10
Owens                         3.1   1   0   0   1   1   0  12
MacKenzie L(0-3)              0.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   3
Totals                       11.1  12   4   4   2   4   1  50

IBB: Owens (4,White).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Simmons                       7     8   2   2   0   4   1  28
Stallard                      4     1   1   1   0   3   1  14
Washburn W(4-3)               1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                       12    11   3   3   0   7   2  47


Umpires: HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 8862


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Morgan              2b        Flood               cf
2. Gaines              rf        Brock               lf
3. Bond                lf        White               1b
4. Gentile             1b        Boyer               3b
5. Aspromonte          3b        McCarver            c
6. Maye                cf        Groat               ss
7. Brand               c         Gagliano            2b
8. Lillis              ss        Francona            rf
9. Dierker             p         Simmons             p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Gaines
singled; Bond popped to catcher in foul territory; Gentile
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Flood reached on an error by Lillis; Brock struck
out; White singled [Flood to second]; Boyer flied out to center
[Flood to third]; McCarver flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte flied out to center; Maye grounded out
(first to pitcher); Brand singled; Lillis flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Groat singled; Gagliano flied out to center
[Groat to second]; Francona was called out on strikes; Simmons
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
struck out; Gaines homered; Bond grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Flood flied out to left; Brock grounded out
(shortstop to first); White singled [White to third (error by
Bond)]; Boyer singled [White scored]; McCarver singled [Boyer to
second]; Groat forced McCarver (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Gentile was called out on strikes; Aspromonte flied
out to right; Maye grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Gagliano grounded out (shortstop to first);
Francona singled; Simmons out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Francona to second]; Flood flied to left in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Brand grounded out (first unassisted); Lillis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Dierker singled to pitcher;
Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Brock flied out to left; White flied out to
center; Boyer flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gaines popped to first in foul territory; Bond
doubled; Gentile singled to center [Bond scored, Gentile out at
second (center to shortstop)]; Aspromonte singled; Maye flied
out to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: McCarver flied out to left; Groat made an out to
first; Gagliano singled; WOODESHICK REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING);
WARWICK BATTED FOR FRANCONA; Warwick lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: WARWICK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Brand flied out
to left; Lillis singled; Woodeshick struck out; Boyer dropped a
foul fly hit by Morgan for an error; Morgan flied out to left; 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: SHANNON BATTED FOR SIMMONS; Shannon reached on an
error by Aspromonte; Flood out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
first) [Shannon to second]; Brock grounded out (second to first)
[Shannon to third]; White grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: STALLARD REPLACED SHANNON (PITCHING); Gaines made an
out to pitcher; Bond was called out on strikes; Gentile grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: WYNN REPLACED GAINES (PLAYING CF); MAYE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Boyer grounded out (shortstop to first);
McCarver grounded out (second to pitcher); Groat walked;
Gagliano homered [Groat scored]; Warwick doubled; OWENS REPLACED
WOODESHICK (PITCHING); Stallard popped to first in foul
territory; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Aspromonte homered; Maye reached on an error by
Gagliano; Brand flied out to right; Lillis flied out to right;
Owens was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Flood singled; Brock out on a sacrifice bunt
(first unassisted) [Flood to second]; White was walked
intentionally; Boyer forced Flood (third unassisted) [White to
second]; McCarver grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Morgan reached on an error by Gagliano; Wynn forced
Morgan (pitcher to shortstop); Bond lined into a double play
(first unassisted) [Wynn out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 10TH: Groat grounded out (third to first); Gagliano
lined to center; Warwick flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 11TH: Gentile popped to catcher in foul territory;
Aspromonte struck out; Maye lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 11TH: SKINNER BATTED FOR STALLARD; Skinner struck out;
Flood grounded out (pitcher to first); Brock grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 12TH: WASHBURN REPLACED SKINNER (PITCHING); Brand flied
out to left; Lillis flied out to right; STAUB BATTED FOR OWENS;
Staub singled; Morgan singled [Staub to third]; Wynn popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 12TH: MACKENZIE REPLACED STAUB (PITCHING); White
grounded out (first unassisted); Boyer tripled; McCarver singled
[Boyer scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  11   3    8
 Cardinals        4  12   3   12


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