St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 126
Played on Monday, August 22, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  0  -   3 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  2
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   0   2   0       1   0       2   0
Javier 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       0   3
McCarver c                    5   1   0   0       0   0       7   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Flood cf                      4   0   3   2       0   0       4   0
Shannon rf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Smith 3b                      5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Maxvill ss                    5   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Carlton p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   3  11   3       1   2      27   5

BATTING - 
SH: Carlton (2,off Sembera).
SF: Javier (4,off Sembera).
HBP: Cepeda 2 (12,by Bruce 2); Flood (3,by Bruce).
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (54,2nd base off Bruce/Brand); Shannon (6,2nd base off Bruce/Brand).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
R. Davis cf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       7   0
Jackson ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   3
Harrison 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
Nicholson lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   2   0       0   0       2   5
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Bruce p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mantilla ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carpin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   0   7   0       1   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Harrison (6), Brand (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Harrison (15,off Carlton).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton W(2-1)                9     7   0   0   1   7   0  35

WP: Carlton (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce L(2-10)                 6.1   9   2   1   0   2   0  32
Taylor                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Sembera                       0.1   1   1   1   1   0   0   4
Carpin                        1.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    11   3   2   1   2   0  44

HBP: Bruce 3 (8,Cepeda 2,Flood).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 19597


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        R. Davis            cf
2. Javier              2b        Jackson             ss
3. McCarver            c         Morgan              2b
4. Cepeda              1b        Harrison            1b
5. Flood               cf        Nicholson           lf
6. Shannon             rf        Staub               rf
7. Smith               3b        Aspromonte          3b
8. Maxvill             ss        Brand               c
9. Carlton             p         Bruce               p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (catcher to first); Javier
grounded out (second to first); McCarver reached on an error by
Harrison; Cepeda singled [McCarver to third]; Flood singled
[McCarver scored (unearned), Cepeda to third]; Shannon grounded
out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis walked; Jackson lined to center; Morgan
singled [R. Davis to second]; Harrison struck out; Nicholson was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Smith grounded out (shortstop to first); Maxvill
flied out to center; Carlton grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub was called out on strikes; Aspromonte singled;
Brand made an out to shortstop; Bruce grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Brock singled; Brock stole second [Brock to third
(error by Brand)]; Javier struck out; McCarver popped to catcher
in foul territory; Cepeda was hit by a pitch; Flood grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: R. Davis singled; Jackson was called out on strikes;
Morgan made an out to shortstop; Harrison doubled [R. Davis to
third]; Nicholson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Shannon singled to second; Shannon stole second;
Smith was called out on strikes; Maxvill grounded out (third to
first); Carlton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Staub flied out to left; Aspromonte grounded out
(shortstop to first); Brand flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Brock made an out to third; Javier singled;
McCarver flied out to left; Cepeda was hit by a pitch [Javier to
second]; Flood singled [Javier scored, Cepeda to second];
Shannon lined to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bruce struck out; R. Davis popped to third in foul
territory; Jackson made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Smith flied out to left; Maxvill grounded out
(third to first); Carlton singled; Brock singled [Carlton to
second]; Javier grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan singled to first; Harrison flied out to
center; Nicholson flied out to right; Staub flied out to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: McCarver flied out to right; Cepeda singled;
Flood was hit by a pitch [Cepeda to second]; TAYLOR REPLACED
BRUCE (PITCHING); Shannon made an out to shortstop; Smith lined
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte flied out to center; Brand flied out to
right; MANTILLA BATTED FOR TAYLOR; Mantilla singled; Carlton
threw a wild pitch [Mantilla to second]; R. Davis flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: SEMBERA REPLACED MANTILLA (PITCHING); Maxvill
singled to third; Carlton reached on a fielder's choice on a
sacrifice bunt [Maxvill to second]; Brock walked [Maxvill to
third, Carlton to second]; Javier hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Maxvill scored, Carlton to third]; CARPIN REPLACED SEMBERA
(PITCHING); McCarver made an out to third; Cepeda flied out to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Jackson grounded out (second to first); Morgan
struck out; Harrison flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 9TH: Flood singled; Shannon lined to center; Smith
forced Flood (third to second); Maxvill flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Nicholson grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub
grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte singled; Brand flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3  11   0   14
 Astros           0   7   2    8


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