Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 69
Played on Friday, June 24, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  1
HOU N    3  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   4 11  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Gagliano 3b                   5   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Flood cf                      5   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Francona 1b                   4   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
McCarver c                    3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Tolan rf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Buchek 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       3   2
Maxvill ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Briles p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Cepeda ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stallard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Skinner ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jaster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       37   1   9   1       2   6      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Gagliano-Francona, Briles-Maxvill-Buchek-Francona, Jaster-Maxvill.
E: Gagliano (1).

BATTING - 
3B: McCarver (8,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Brock (5,2nd base by Dierker/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   0       2   0       4   0
Jackson ss                    4   1   3   0       0   0       4   4
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Staub lf                      3   1   1   1       2   0       3   0
Nicholson rf                  3   2   3   1       1   0       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Harrison 1b                   4   0   2   0       0   0       6   2
Bateman c                     2   0   0   0       2   0       6   2
Dierker p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       31   4  11   3       8   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Jackson (17).
PB: Bateman (9).

BATTING - 
3B: Nicholson (3,off Briles).
SH: Jackson (16,off Jaster).
GDP: Wynn (5,off Briles); Dierker (2,off Briles).
IBB: Bateman (7,by Briles); Staub 2 (4,by Briles,by Stallard); Wynn (4,by Jaster).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson 2 (23,2nd base off Briles/McCarver,2nd base off Stallard/McCarver).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Briles L(2-6)                 5    10   4   3   4   1   0  27
Stallard                      2     1   0   0   2   2   0   9
Jaster                        1     0   0   0   2   0   0   4
Totals                        8    11   4   3   8   3   0  40

WP: Briles (2).
IBB: Briles 2 (4,Bateman,Staub); Stallard (4,Staub); Jaster (2,Wynn).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(4-2)                9     9   1   1   2   6   0  39


Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:38   Attendance: 23271


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        Morgan              2b
2. Gagliano            3b        Jackson             ss
3. Flood               cf        Wynn                cf
4. Francona            1b        Staub               lf
5. McCarver            c         Nicholson           rf
6. Tolan               rf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Buchek              2b        Harrison            1b
8. Maxvill             ss        Bateman             c
9. Briles              p         Dierker             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock singled; Brock was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Gagliano singled to shortstop; Flood struck
out; Francona struck out but Gagliano advanced to second and
Francona advanced to first on a passed ball; McCarver grounded
out (catcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Jackson singled to pitcher [Morgan to
second]; Wynn grounded into a double play (third to first)
[Jackson to second, Morgan out at third]; Staub singled [Jackson
scored]; Nicholson tripled [Staub scored]; Aspromonte singled
[Nicholson scored]; Briles threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to
second]; Harrison flied out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 2ND: Tolan struck out; Buchek singled; Maxvill forced
Buchek (third to second); Briles struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Bateman walked; On a bunt Dierker struck out; Morgan
flied out to center; Jackson singled [Bateman to second]; Wynn
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Brock singled; Gagliano singled to shortstop
[Brock to second]; Flood forced Gagliano (shortstop to second)
[Brock to third]; Francona forced Flood (first to shortstop)
[Brock scored]; McCarver walked [Francona to second]; Tolan
flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros
3.

ASTROS 3RD: Staub grounded out (second to first); Nicholson
singled; Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first) [Nicholson
to second]; Harrison singled to third [Nicholson scored (error
by Gagliano) (unearned) (no RBI), Harrison to second]; Bateman
was walked intentionally; Dierker grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 4TH: Buchek grounded out (third to first); Maxvill
flied out to center; Briles grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson
singled; Jackson stole second; Wynn grounded out (third to
first); Staub was walked intentionally; Nicholson singled to
shortstop [Jackson to third, Staub to second]; Aspromonte forced
Nicholson (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 5TH: Brock flied out to center; Gagliano reached on an
error by Jackson; Flood struck out; Francona singled [Gagliano
to second]; McCarver made an out to first; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Harrison singled; Bateman forced Harrison (third to
second); Dierker grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to second to first) [Bateman out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: Tolan struck out; Buchek walked; Maxvill singled
[Buchek to second]; CEPEDA BATTED FOR BRILES; Cepeda singled to
third [Buchek to third, Maxvill to second]; JACKSON RAN FOR
CEPEDA; Brock forced Buchek (first to catcher) [Maxvill to
third, Jackson to second]; Gagliano forced Brock (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: STALLARD REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Morgan
singled; Jackson forced Morgan (pitcher to first); Jackson stole
second; Wynn struck out; Staub was walked intentionally;
Nicholson walked [Jackson to third, Staub to second]; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Flood flied out to left; Francona made an out to
shortstop; McCarver tripled; Tolan grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Harrison flied out to left; Bateman flied out to
center; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: Buchek flied out to right; Maxvill flied out to
left; SKINNER BATTED FOR STALLARD; Skinner made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: JASTER REPLACED SKINNER (PITCHING); Morgan walked;
Jackson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Morgan to
second]; Wynn was walked intentionally; Staub lined into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: Brock grounded out (third to first); Gagliano
made an out to shortstop; Flood flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        1   9   1   11
 Astros           4  11   1   12


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