St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 46
Played on Tuesday, May 31, 1966 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
STL N    0  0  0    0  3  0    0  0  x  -   3  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Jackson ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Staub rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Gentile 1b                    3   0   2   0       1   0       8   0
Nicholson cf                  4   0   0   0       0   3       1   1
Maye lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mantilla 3b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Bateman c                     2   0   0   0       0   2       4   1
  Brand c                     1   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Latman p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Taylor p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Monteagudo p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wynn ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   5   0       1   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bateman-Mantilla.
E: Bateman (5).
PB: Brand (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Gentile (6,off Washburn); Morgan (5,off Washburn).
SH: Wynn (3,off Woodeshick).
Team LOB: 6.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Tolan rf                      3   1   3   1       1   0       2   0
Flood cf                      3   0   2   2       1   0       0   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   2      15   1
McCarver c                    4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Smith 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Buchek ss                     3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Javier 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Washburn p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Woodeshick p                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Totals                       30   3   8   3       3   7      27  15

BATTING - 
HBP: Cepeda (4,by Taylor).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (13,2nd base off Latman/Bateman).
CS: Tolan (1,3rd base by Latman/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Latman                        3.1   3   0   0   2   2   0  12
Taylor L(0-1)                 1.1   4   3   3   1   1   0  10
Monteagudo                    2.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   8
Owens                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        8     8   3   3   3   7   0  34

HBP: Taylor (1,Cepeda).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Washburn W(2-3)               5.2   3   0   0   1   4   0  21
Woodeshick SV(1)              3.1   2   0   0   0   1   0  12
Totals                        9     5   0   0   1   5   0  33


Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Stan Landes
Ejections: John Bateman by Mel Steiner [Called third strike]
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 13749


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Jackson lined
to shortstop; Staub flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (pitcher to first); Tolan
walked; Flood singled to center [Tolan to second]; Cepeda struck
out while Tolan was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gentile doubled to left; Nicholson was called out on
strikes; Maye reached on a fielder's choice [Gentile out at
third (pitcher to third to shortstop)]; Mantilla forced Maye
(second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McCarver grounded out (second to first); Smith
struck out; Buchek grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bateman was called out on strikes; Latman lined to
right; Morgan doubled to center; Jackson grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Javier grounded out (shortstop to first);
Washburn popped to catcher in foul territory; Brock singled to
center; Brock stole second [Brock out at home (error by Bateman)
(center to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
0.

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

CARDINALS 4TH: Tolan singled to right; Tolan was picked off
first (pitcher to first); Flood walked; TAYLOR REPLACED LATMAN
(PITCHING); Cepeda singled to left [Flood to second]; McCarver
flied out to center; Smith popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Mantilla grounded out (third to first); Bateman was
called out on strikes; John Bateman ejected by HP umpire Mel
Steiner; Taylor grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: BRAND REPLACED BATEMAN (PLAYING C ); Buchek
walked; Javier popped to second; On a bunt Washburn struck out;
Brock singled to center [Buchek to second]; Tolan singled to
center [Buchek scored, Brock to third]; Flood singled to center
[Brock scored, Tolan scored]; Cepeda was hit by a pitch [Flood
to second]; MONTEAGUDO REPLACED TAYLOR (PITCHING); McCarver
flied out to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan popped to first; Jackson grounded out (first
unassisted); Staub singled to right; WOODESHICK REPLACED
WASHBURN (PITCHING); Gentile grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Smith grounded out (third to first); Buchek lined
to left; Javier struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Nicholson flied to left in foul territory; Maye
grounded out (pitcher to first); Mantilla grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Woodeshick was called out on strikes; Brock
popped to shortstop in foul territory; Tolan singled to left;
Flood grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Brand singled to left; WYNN BATTED FOR MONTEAGUDO;
Wynn out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Brand to second];
Morgan grounded out (second to first); Jackson grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: OWENS REPLACED WYNN (PITCHING); Cepeda struck
out; McCarver struck out but advanced to first on a passed ball;
Smith popped to second; Buchek grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub grounded out (pitcher to first); Gentile
singled to center; Nicholson struck out; Maye grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   5   1    6
 Cardinals        3   8   0    7


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