St. Louis Cardinals 7, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 84
Played on Saturday, July 9, 1966 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  9  2
STL N    0  3  0    2  0  0    2  0  x  -   7 13  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Jackson ss                    5   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Staub rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Heath c                     1   1   0   0       0   0       4   0
Maye lf                       4   0   3   0       0   0       2   0
Harrison 1b                   3   0   2   1       1   0       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Lillis 2b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arlich p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nicholson ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph,2b              3   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       36   1   9   1       2   3      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Mantilla-Jackson-Harrison.
E: Jackson (23), Bateman (12).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 10.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Buchek 2b                     4   1   2   2       0   1       0   3
  Javier ph,2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Flood cf                      5   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
Cepeda 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       9   0
  Francona 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
McCarver c                    4   0   2   0       0   1       3   1
Shannon rf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Smith 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   0       1   4
Maxvill ss                    3   1   2   1       1   0       2   4
Washburn p                    3   0   0   1       0   2       0   1
Totals                       37   7  13   6       1   5      27  15

FIELDING - 
E: Smith (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Smith (6,off Dierker).
HR: Buchek (3,4th inning off Dierker 1 on 2 out).
SH: Washburn (3,off Dierker).
GDP: Brock (5,off Taylor).
IBB: Maxvill (3,by Owens).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (31,2nd base off Dierker/Bateman); McCarver (5,2nd base off Taylor/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(5-3)                4     7   5   4   0   1   1  21
Taylor                        2     2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Owens                         1     4   2   2   1   3   0   8
Arlich                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    13   7   6   1   5   1  39

WP: Dierker (2).
IBB: Owens (4,Maxvill).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Washburn W(6-4)               9     9   1   1   2   3   0  38

BK: Washburn (1).

Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 47696


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Wynn                cf        Brock               lf
2. Jackson             ss        Buchek              2b
3. Staub               rf        Flood               cf
4. Bateman             c         Cepeda              1b
5. Maye                lf        McCarver            c
6. Harrison            1b        Shannon             rf
7. Aspromonte          3b        Smith               3b
8. Lillis              2b        Maxvill             ss
9. Dierker             p         Washburn            p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn was called out on strikes; Jackson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Staub flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); Buchek
singled; Flood struck out; Cepeda lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bateman grounded out (third to first); Maye singled
[Maye out at second (center to shortstop)]; Harrison walked;
Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McCarver grounded out (second to first); Shannon
singled; Smith doubled [Shannon to third]; Maxvill reached on a
fielder's choice [Shannon scored, Smith to third, Maxvill to
second (error by Jackson)]; Washburn reached on an error by
Bateman on a sacrifice bunt [Smith scored (RBI), Maxvill to
third, Washburn to first]; Dierker threw a wild pitch [Maxvill
scored (unearned), Washburn to second]; Brock popped to third in
foul territory; Buchek flied out to right; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 2 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Lillis grounded out (shortstop to first); Dierker
flied out to right; Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Flood flied out to right; Cepeda singled;
McCarver singled [Cepeda to second]; Shannon forced McCarver
(third to second) [Cepeda to third]; Smith popped to first in
foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson flied out to left; Staub singled; Bateman
singled [Staub to second]; Maye grounded out (second to first)
[Staub to third, Bateman to second]; Harrison grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Maxvill singled; Washburn made an out to first;
Brock forced Maxvill (shortstop unassisted); Brock stole second;
Buchek homered [Brock scored]; Flood lined to third; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte reached on an error by Smith; Lillis
flied out to right; MANTILLA BATTED FOR DIERKER; Mantilla
singled [Aspromonte to second]; Wynn flied out to center
[Aspromonte to third]; Jackson lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: MANTILLA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); TAYLOR
REPLACED LILLIS (PITCHING); Cepeda flied out to center; McCarver
singled; McCarver stole second; Shannon made an out to
shortstop; Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub popped to first in foul territory; Bateman
grounded out (shortstop to first); Maye singled; Harrison
singled [Maye to second]; Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 6TH: HEATH REPLACED BATEMAN (PLAYING C ); Maxvill
singled; Washburn struck out; Brock grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Maxvill out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 7TH: GOTAY BATTED FOR TAYLOR; Gotay made an out to third;
Mantilla struck out; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 7TH: OWENS REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Buchek struck
out; Flood singled; Cepeda singled [Flood to third]; McCarver
struck out; Shannon singled [Flood scored, Cepeda to third];
Smith singled [Cepeda scored, Shannon to third, Smith to second
(on throw)]; Maxvill was walked intentionally; Washburn struck
out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 7.

ASTROS 8TH: FRANCONA REPLACED CEPEDA (PLAYING 1B); Jackson
grounded out (second to first); Staub singled; Heath forced
Staub (second to shortstop); Maye singled [Heath to second];
Washburn balked [Heath to third, Maye to second]; Harrison
singled to third [Heath scored, Maye to third]; Aspromonte
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 7.

CARDINALS 8TH: ARLICH REPLACED OWENS (PITCHING); Brock grounded
out (shortstop to first); JAVIER BATTED FOR BUCHEK; Javier flied
out to left; Flood flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 7.

ASTROS 9TH: JAVIER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); NICHOLSON BATTED
FOR ARLICH; Nicholson grounded out (third to first); Mantilla
struck out (catcher to first); Wynn walked; Jackson grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   9   2   10
 Cardinals        7  13   1    8


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