St. Louis Cardinals 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Friday, August 18, 1967 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    3  2  0    0  0  0  -   5  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  0  -   3  6  2
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Johnson rf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Maris ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Flood cf                      3   1   2   1       1   1       3   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Shannon 3b                    4   1   2   2       0   2       1   0
McCarver c                    4   1   0   0       0   1      11   0
Javier 2b                     4   1   1   2       0   2       2   1
Maxvill ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Carlton p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       34   5   6   5       2   9      27   4

BATTING - 
3B: Johnson (2,off Cuellar).
HR: Shannon (10,4th inning off Cuellar 0 on 2 out); Javier (12,4th inning off
Cuellar 1 on 2 out).
SH: Carlton (1,off Cuellar).
HBP: Cepeda (9,by Cuellar).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay ss                      5   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       4   4
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Staub rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Rader 1b                      4   2   2   0       0   1       6   2
Davis lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   2   2       0   0       0   1
Brand c                       4   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
Cuellar p                     1   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Eilers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brandt ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Giusti pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Adlesh ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   3   6   3       4  11      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Morgan (9), Aspromonte (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (4,off Carlton); Brand (5,off Carlton); Aspromonte (14,off Carlton).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton W(11-6)               9     6   3   3   4  11   0  37

WP: Carlton 2 (5).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(11-9)               5     5   5   3   2   4   2  24
Eilers                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Dukes                         3     1   0   0   0   4   0  11
Totals                        9     6   5   3   2   9   2  38

HBP: Cuellar (1,Cepeda).

Umpires: HP - Bill Jackowski, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 27341


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        Gotay               ss
2. Johnson             rf        Morgan              2b
3. Flood               cf        Wynn                cf
4. Cepeda              1b        Staub               rf
5. Shannon             3b        Rader               1b
6. McCarver            c         Davis               lf
7. Javier              2b        Aspromonte          3b
8. Maxvill             ss        Brand               c
9. Carlton             p         Cuellar             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock popped to shortstop; Johnson grounded out
(second to first); Flood walked; Cepeda struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay struck out; Morgan walked; Carlton threw a
wild pitch [Morgan to second]; Wynn popped to shortstop; Staub
walked; Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Shannon struck out; McCarver struck out; Javier
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied out to left; Aspromonte singled; Brand
struck out; Cuellar walked [Aspromonte to second]; Gotay was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill walked; Carlton out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Maxvill to second]; Brock popped to catcher
in foul territory; Johnson popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan lined to center; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Staub was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Flood struck out; Cepeda lined to center; Shannon
homered; McCarver reached on an error by Aspromonte; Javier
homered (unearned) [McCarver scored (unearned)]; Maxvill popped
to first; 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader doubled; Davis struck out; Aspromonte lined to
center; Brand doubled [Rader scored]; Cuellar struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Carlton lined to second; Brock grounded out
(first to pitcher); Johnson tripled; Flood singled [Johnson
scored]; Cepeda was hit by a pitch [Flood to second]; Shannon
singled [Flood scored, Cepeda to second]; McCarver grounded out
(first to pitcher); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Gotay flied out to left; Morgan struck out; Wynn
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: EILERS REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING); Javier struck
out; Maxvill grounded out (second to first); Carlton grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub singled; Rader singled [Staub to second];
Davis popped to second; Aspromonte doubled [Staub scored, Rader
scored]; Carlton threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to third]; Brand
popped to third; BRANDT BATTED FOR EILERS; Brandt walked; GIUSTI
RAN FOR BRANDT; Gotay flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: DUKES REPLACED GIUSTI (PITCHING); Brock flied out
to center; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Flood
singled to second; Cepeda forced Flood (shortstop to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan flied out to right; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Staub grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Shannon struck out; McCarver flied out to right;
Javier struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader lined to left; Davis flied out to right;
Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Maxvill reached on an error by Morgan; Carlton
struck out; Brock forced Maxvill (shortstop unassisted); MARIS
BATTED FOR JOHNSON; Maris struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MARIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Brand popped to
second; ADLESH BATTED FOR DUKES; Adlesh was called out on
strikes; Gotay grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5   6   0    6
 Astros           3   6   2    7


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