St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Thursday, June 8, 1967 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  0
STL N    0  1  1    0  3  1    0  0  x  -   6 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   4
Jackson ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Staub rf                      3   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Mathews 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       6   2
Landis lf                     3   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Owens p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herrera ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schneider p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   2   4   1       0   9      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jackson-Gotay-Mathews.

BATTING - 
SH: Wynn (3,off Gibson).
SF: Staub (2,off Gibson).
HBP: Aspromonte (2,by Gibson).
Team LOB: 2.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Tolan cf                      4   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Maris rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Cepeda 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   2       6   1
McCarver c                    4   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
Shannon 3b                    3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Javier 2b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   1
Bressoud ss                   3   1   1   0       0   2       1   2
Gibson p                      2   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Totals                       32   6  10   6       1   5      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bressoud-Cepeda.
PB: McCarver (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Maris (7,off Dierker).
3B: Brock (3,off Dierker); Tolan (2,off Dierker).
HR: Javier (4,5th inning off Dierker 0 on 0 out).
SH: Gibson (4,off Dierker).
GDP: Javier (3,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Tolan (3,2nd base off Dierker/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(5-4)                4.2   8   5   5   0   3   1  21
Owens                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Sembera                       2     2   1   1   1   1   0   9
Schneider                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    10   6   6   1   5   1  34

WP: Dierker (5).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson W(7-5)                 9     4   2   1   0   9   0  31

HBP: Gibson (2,Aspromonte).

Umpires: HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 1:57   Attendance: 14093


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Gotay               2b        Brock               lf
2. Jackson             ss        Tolan               cf
3. Wynn                cf        Maris               rf
4. Staub               rf        Cepeda              1b
5. Mathews             1b        McCarver            c
6. Landis              lf        Shannon             3b
7. Aspromonte          3b        Javier              2b
8. Bateman             c         Bressoud            ss
9. Dierker             p         Gibson              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay singled; Jackson singled [Gotay to second];
Wynn out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Gotay to third,
Jackson to second]; Staub out on a sacrifice fly to second in
foul territory [Gotay scored, Jackson to third]; McCarver
allowed a passed ball [Jackson scored (unearned)]; Mathews
struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock popped to first in foul territory; Tolan
popped to third in foul territory; Maris grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Landis was called out on strikes; Aspromonte was hit
by a pitch; Bateman lined into a double play (shortstop to
first) [Aspromonte out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Cepeda singled; Dierker threw a wild pitch
[Cepeda to second]; McCarver popped to shortstop; Shannon
singled to left [Cepeda scored]; Javier grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Shannon out at second]; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker struck out; Gotay popped to catcher in foul
territory; Jackson lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Bressoud struck out; Gibson struck out; Brock
tripled to right; Tolan tripled [Brock scored]; Maris lined to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn struck out; Staub grounded out (first to
pitcher); Mathews popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Cepeda struck out; McCarver flied out to right;
Shannon popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Landis struck out; Aspromonte flied out to right;
Bateman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Javier homered; Bressoud singled to left; Gibson
out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Bressoud to second];
Brock grounded out (first to pitcher) [Bressoud to third]; Tolan
singled to center [Bressoud scored]; Tolan stole second; Maris
doubled [Tolan scored]; OWENS REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING);
Cepeda struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 6TH: HERRERA BATTED FOR OWENS; Herrera struck out; Gotay
grounded out (second to first); Jackson singled to center; Wynn
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 6TH: SEMBERA REPLACED HERRERA (PITCHING); McCarver
grounded out (second to first); Shannon walked; Javier singled
to center [Shannon to third]; Bressoud was called out on
strikes; Gibson singled to center [Shannon scored, Javier to
second]; Brock grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Staub popped to second; Mathews lined to right;
Landis singled to center; Aspromonte flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: Tolan flied out to left; Maris popped to third;
Cepeda lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
6.

ASTROS 8TH: Bateman grounded out (pitcher to first); MILLER
BATTED FOR SEMBERA; Miller was called out on strikes; Gotay
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
6.

CARDINALS 8TH: SCHNEIDER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); McCarver
flied out to center; Shannon flied out to center; Javier
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Jackson flied out to left; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first); Staub flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   4   0    2
 Cardinals        6  10   0    4


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