St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 45
Played on Monday, May 30, 1966 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  0
STL N    1  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Jackson ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Gentile 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       5   1
Nicholson rf                  4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Staub lf                      3   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Farrell p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Maye ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       29   1   3   1       2   7      24   6

BATTING - 
SH: Jackson (11,off Gibson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Morgan (7,2nd base by Gibson/McCarver).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Tolan rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Flood cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   2   4   2       0   0      11   0
McCarver c                    4   0   2   1       0   0       7   2
Smith 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Buchek ss                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   5
Javier 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Gibson p                      3   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       32   3   8   3       1   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Brock (6), Buchek (8).
PB: McCarver (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cepeda 2 (9,off Farrell 2).
HR: Cepeda (8,4th inning off Farrell 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (12,2nd base off Farrell/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Farrell L(1-4)                7     7   3   3   1   6   1  29
Owens                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     8   3   3   1   6   1  33


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson W(6-5)                 9     3   1   0   2   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 1:55   Attendance: 14196


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Morgan              2b        Brock               lf
2. Jackson             ss        Tolan               rf
3. Wynn                cf        Flood               cf
4. Gentile             1b        Cepeda              1b
5. Nicholson           rf        McCarver            c
6. Staub               lf        Smith               3b
7. Bateman             c         Buchek              ss
8. Aspromonte          3b        Javier              2b
9. Farrell             p         Gibson              p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan reached on an error by Buchek; Jackson flied
to left in foul territory; Wynn struck out; Morgan was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock walked; Brock stole second; Tolan flied out
to left; Flood grounded out (shortstop to first) [Brock to
third]; Cepeda doubled to left [Brock scored]; McCarver popped
to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Gentile popped to second; Nicholson singled to
center; McCarver allowed a passed ball [Nicholson to second];
Staub singled to left [Nicholson scored (unearned), Staub to
second (error by Brock)]; Bateman grounded out (shortstop to
first); Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Smith singled to left; Buchek struck out; Javier
flied out to center; Gibson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Farrell was called out on strikes; Morgan flied out
to center; Jackson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Brock struck out; Tolan flied out to center;
Flood popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn popped to second; Gentile walked; Nicholson
popped to first; Staub grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Cepeda homered; McCarver singled to center; Smith
struck out; Buchek struck out; Javier lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bateman popped to second; Aspromonte flied out to
left; Farrell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Gibson singled to left; Brock flied out to center
[Gibson to second]; Tolan popped to third in foul territory;
Flood popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan walked; Jackson out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Morgan to second]; Wynn struck out; Gentile
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Cepeda doubled to left; McCarver singled to
center [Cepeda scored, McCarver to second (on throw to home)];
Smith grounded out (shortstop to first) [McCarver to third];
Buchek popped to catcher; Javier grounded out (catcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Nicholson grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub
singled to right; Bateman struck out; Aspromonte flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Gibson struck out; Brock grounded out (second to
first); Tolan flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MAYE BATTED FOR FARRELL; Maye grounded out
(shortstop to first); Morgan grounded out (catcher to first);
Jackson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: OWENS REPLACED MAYE (PITCHING); Flood flied out
to right; Cepeda singled to right; McCarver forced Cepeda (first
to shortstop); Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Gentile
struck out; Nicholson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   0    4
 Cardinals        3   8   2    6


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