St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 0

Regular Season Game 127

Played on Tuesday, August 23, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

STL N 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 - 3 9 3 HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 3 1

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABrock lf 5 0 2 1 0 0 5 0 Javier 2b 5 0 1 0 0 0 4 3 McCarver c 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 1 Cepeda 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 10 1 Flood cf 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 Shannon rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Smith 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 Maxvill ss 3 1 3 2 1 0 0 2 Gibson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 1Totals34 3 9 3 2 2 27 11FIELDING -E:Brock (15), McCarver (7), Maxvill (17).BATTING -2B:Maxvill (12,off Dierker).SH:Gibson 2 (7,off Dierker 2).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Brock 2 (56,2nd base off Dierker/Heath 2); Javier (10,2nd base off Dierker/Heath); Maxvill (2,2nd base off Dierker/Heath).CS:Shannon (4,Home by Dierker/Heath).

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AR. Davis cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 Jackson ss 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 Morgan 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 Staub rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 Aspromonte 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 Maye lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 Heath c 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 1 Harrison 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 Dierker p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 Mantilla ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Raymond p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 0 3 0 2 5 27 10FIELDING -E:Morgan (15).BATTING -Team LOB:6.BASERUNNING -SB:Jackson (41,2nd base off Gibson/McCarver).

PITCHING

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPGibson W(16-10) 9 3 0 0 2 5 0 33

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDierker L(6-6) 8 9 3 2 2 2 0 35 Raymond 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3Totals9 9 3 2 2 2 0 38Umpires:HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Bob EngelTime of Game:2:05Attendance:17511 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 Staub rf 5. Flood cf Aspromonte 3b 6. Shannon rf Maye lf 7. Smith 3b Heath c 8. Maxvill ss Harrison 1b 9. Gibson p Dierker p CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); Javier popped to first in foul territory; McCarver flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis struck out (catcher to first); Jackson grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Cepeda flied out to center; Flood walked; Shannon flied out to right; Smith flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 2ND: Staub grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte flied out to right; Maye grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill doubled; Gibson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Maxvill to third]; Brock singled to first [Maxvill stayed at third]; Brock stole second; Javier flied out to right; McCarver flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 3RD: Heath grounded out (shortstop to first); Harrison grounded out (third to first); Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 4TH: Cepeda singled; Flood forced Cepeda (shortstop to second); Shannon singled to third [Flood to second]; Smith flied out to left; Maxvill singled [Flood scored, Shannon to second]; Gibson was called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 4TH: R. Davis made an out to second; Jackson walked; Jackson stole second [Jackson to third (error by McCarver)]; Morgan made an out to second; Staub grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 5TH: Brock flied out to center; Javier singled; Javier stole second; McCarver flied out to center; Cepeda grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte lined to center; Maye walked; Heath singled [Maye to second]; Harrison struck out; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 6TH: Flood grounded out (first unassisted); Shannon popped to catcher in foul territory; Smith made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 6TH: R. Davis grounded out (second to first); Jackson flied out to left; Morgan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 7TH: Maxvill walked; Gibson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Maxvill to second]; Brock singled [Maxvill scored]; Brock stole second; Javier grounded out (shortstop to first); McCarver popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 7TH: Staub flied out to left; Aspromonte flied out to right; Maye flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. CARDINALS 8TH: Cepeda flied out to center; Flood singled; Shannon reached on an error by Morgan [Flood to second]; Smith struck out; Maxvill singled [Flood scored (unearned), Shannon to third]; Maxvill stole second; Shannon was picked off and caught stealing home (catcher to third to catcher to third); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 3, Astros 0. ASTROS 8TH: Heath singled [Heath to second (error by Brock)]; Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first); MANTILLA BATTED FOR DIERKER; Mantilla was called out on strikes; R. Davis made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 3, Astros 0. CARDINALS 9TH: RAYMOND REPLACED MANTILLA (PITCHING); Gibson grounded out (second to first); Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); Javier flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 3, Astros 0. ASTROS 9TH: Jackson flied out to left; Morgan flied out to left; Staub reached on an error by Maxvill; Aspromonte singled [Staub to third]; Maye forced Aspromonte (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 3, Astros 0. Final Totals R H E LOB Cardinals 3 9 3 8 Astros 0 3 1 6

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