Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 0

Regular Season Game 142

Doubleheader Nightcap

Played on Monday, September 5, 1966 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 - 6 12 1 STL N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 5 2

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AR. Davis cf 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 Morgan 2b 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 3 Harrison 1b 4 1 2 0 0 1 9 0 Nicholson lf 3 2 1 0 2 0 4 0 Bateman c 5 1 4 3 0 0 9 0 Aspromonte 3b 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Staub rf 4 0 3 2 0 1 1 0 Lillis ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 Dierker p 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 2Totals38 6 12 5 2 5 27 9FIELDING -E:Aspromonte (17).BATTING -2B:Harrison (19,off Carlton); Bateman (22,off Hoerner).SH:Lillis (4,off Carlton); Harrison (3,off Carlton).IBB:Nicholson (6,by Carlton).Team LOB:9.

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABrock lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 Javier 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 2 Gagliano ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Shannon rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 Cepeda 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 7 1 McCarver c 4 0 1 0 0 0 6 0 Flood cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 Smith 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 Maxvill ss 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 Carlton p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Piche p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Woodeshick p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Francona ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Hoerner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals32 0 5 0 0 7 27 7FIELDING -E:Cepeda (13), Maxvill (21).BATTING -2B:McCarver (15,off Dierker).Team LOB:5.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDierker W(8-6) 9 5 0 0 0 7 0 32

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPCarlton L(3-3) 7.1 8 4 1 2 4 0 32 Piche 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Woodeshick 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 Hoerner 1 3 2 2 0 1 0 6Totals9 12 6 3 2 5 0 42IBB:Carlton (1,Nicholson).Umpires:HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Shag CrawfordTime of Game:2:22Attendance:18308 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros St. Louis Cardinals 1. R. Davis cf Brock lf 2. Morgan 2b Javier 2b 3. Harrison 1b Shannon rf 4. Nicholson lf Cepeda 1b 5. Bateman c McCarver c 6. Aspromonte 3b Flood cf 7. Staub rf Smith 3b 8. Lillis ss Maxvill ss 9. Dierker p Carlton p ASTROS 1ST: R. Davis flied out to center; Morgan grounded out (second to first); Harrison struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 1ST: Brock struck out; Javier struck out; Shannon grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 2ND: Nicholson singled; Bateman singled [Nicholson to second]; Aspromonte lined to center [Nicholson to third]; Staub singled [Nicholson scored, Bateman to second]; Lillis made an out to second; Dierker struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Cepeda grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte dropped a foul fly hit by McCarver for an error; McCarver flied out to left; Flood singled to shortstop; Smith forced Flood (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 3RD: R. Davis singled; R. Davis was picked off first (pitcher to first); Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Harrison grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill grounded out (shortstop to first); Carlton struck out; Brock flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 4TH: Nicholson flied out to right; Bateman singled; Aspromonte flied out to center; Staub struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 4TH: Javier singled; Shannon flied out to left [Javier to second]; Cepeda made an out to catcher; McCarver grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 5TH: Lillis grounded out (second to first); Dierker lined to first; R. Davis flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 5TH: Flood made an out to first; Smith lined to shortstop; Maxvill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 6TH: Morgan flied out to right; Harrison doubled; Nicholson walked; Bateman made an out to third; Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 6TH: Carlton made an out to second; Brock grounded out (second to first); Javier flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 7TH: Staub singled; Lillis out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Staub to second]; Dierker struck out; R. Davis popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 7TH: Shannon struck out; Cepeda popped to catcher in foul territory; McCarver doubled; Flood grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 8TH: Morgan reached on an error by Cepeda [Morgan to second]; Harrison out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Morgan to third]; Nicholson was walked intentionally; Bateman singled [Morgan scored (unearned), Nicholson to second]; PICHE REPLACED CARLTON (PITCHING); Aspromonte reached on an error by Maxvill [Nicholson scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bateman to third]; WOODESHICK REPLACED PICHE (PITCHING); Staub singled [Bateman scored (unearned), Aspromonte to third]; Lillis reached on a fielder's choice [Aspromonte out at home (pitcher to catcher), Staub to second]; Dierker flied to right in foul territory; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 8TH: Smith grounded out (pitcher to first); Maxvill singled; FRANCONA BATTED FOR WOODESHICK; Francona flied out to left; Brock grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 4, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 9TH: HOERNER REPLACED FRANCONA (PITCHING); R. Davis singled; Morgan struck out; Harrison singled [R. Davis to second]; Nicholson made an out to third; Bateman doubled [R. Davis scored, Harrison scored]; Aspromonte flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 9TH: GAGLIANO BATTED FOR JAVIER; Gagliano struck out; Shannon singled; Cepeda was called out on strikes; McCarver flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Cardinals 0. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 6 12 1 9 Cardinals 0 5 2 5

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