St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 3 (13 innings)
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Saturday, May 11, 1968 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  -   3  8  4
STL N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  -   4 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      6   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Thomas rf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Torres ss                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn lf                       5   1   2   0       1   1       1   0
Staub 1b                      6   0   2   1       0   0      10   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   1   0       0   0       3   2
Menke ss,2b                   3   0   1   0       2   0       2   5
Gotay 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   1       6   4
  Miller ph,rf                1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Bateman c                     5   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
Lemaster p                    3   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Morgan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cuellar p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       44   3   8   3       4   7      36  14

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (5), Lemaster (4), Cuellar 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bateman (3,off Washburn).
3B: Wynn (2,off Washburn).
SH: Aspromonte (1,off Washburn).
GDP: Aspromonte (5,off Washburn).
Team LOB: 7.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   2   3   1       1   0       3   0
Javier 2b                     4   0   0   1       1   1       3   4
Flood cf                      4   0   2   0       2   0       3   0
Cepeda 1b                     6   0   0   0       0   3      16   1
Shannon 3b                    5   0   1   1       0   0       1   5
Edwards c                     6   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
  Tolan pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Simpson rf                    5   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Maxvill ss                    5   1   2   0       0   1       3   6
Washburn p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Gagliano ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hughes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McCarver ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoerner p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jaster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       44   4  10   3       5   7      39  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Javier-Maxvill-Cepeda.

BATTING - 
2B: Brock (7,off Lemaster); Edwards (2,off Cuellar).
3B: Brock (3,off Cuellar).
SH: Washburn (2,off Lemaster); Maxvill (1,off Lemaster).
SF: Shannon (1,off Lemaster); Javier (1,off Cuellar).
Team LOB: 13.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      9     6   2   2   4   4   0  37
Cuellar L(0-1)                3     4   2   1   1   3   0  16
Totals                       12    10   4   3   5   7   0  53

Cuellar faced 3 batters in the 13th inning
WP: Lemaster (3).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Washburn                      9     4   2   2   3   2   0  33
Hughes                        2     1   0   0   0   4   0   7
Hoerner                       0     2   1   1   0   0   0   2
Willis                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Jaster W(1-1)                 1.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                       13     8   3   3   4   7   0  49

Hoerner faced 2 batters in the 12th inning
WP: Hoerner (3).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 3:26   Attendance: 16093


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Davis               cf        Brock               lf
2. Thomas              rf        Javier              2b
3. Wynn                lf        Flood               cf
4. Staub               1b        Cepeda              1b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Shannon             3b
6. Menke               ss        Edwards             c
7. Gotay               2b        Simpson             rf
8. Bateman             c         Maxvill             ss
9. Lemaster            p         Washburn            p

ASTROS 1ST: Davis grounded out (second to first); Thomas flied
out to left; Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock doubled to left; Javier walked; Flood
walked [Brock to third, Javier to second]; Cepeda was called out
on strikes; Shannon popped out on a sacrifice fly to second
[Brock scored]; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub singled to right; Aspromonte out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Staub to second]; Menke
walked; Gotay forced Menke (third to second) [Staub to third];
Bateman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Simpson grounded out (third to first); Maxvill
singled to center; Washburn out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Maxvill to second]; Brock singled to right [Maxvill
scored]; Javier flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemaster grounded out (second to first); Davis
grounded out (pitcher to first); Thomas flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Flood flied out to center; Cepeda grounded out
(shortstop to first); Shannon singled to center; Edwards
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn flied out to center; Staub lined to first;
Aspromonte grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Simpson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Maxvill was called out on strikes; Washburn struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); Gotay
walked; Bateman doubled to right [Gotay to third]; Lemaster
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Gotay scored]; Davis grounded
out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Brock lined to second; Javier grounded out (third
to first); Flood singled to left; Flood was picked off first but
was safe on an error by Lemaster [Flood to second]; Lemaster
threw a wild pitch [Flood to third]; Cepeda grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Thomas flied out to right; Wynn tripled to right;
Staub singled to right [Wynn scored]; Aspromonte grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Staub out at
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Shannon popped to third in foul territory;
Edwards flied out to right; Simpson was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke walked; Gotay made an out to second; Bateman
grounded out (third to first) [Menke to second]; Lemaster
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Maxvill singled to left; Washburn popped to
catcher in foul territory; Brock walked [Maxvill to second];
Javier forced Brock (shortstop to second) [Maxvill to third];
Flood lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
2.

ASTROS 8TH: Davis flied out to center; Thomas was called out on
strikes; Wynn popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Cepeda popped to second; Shannon flied out to
left; Edwards popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub popped to third in foul territory; Aspromonte
grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: Simpson walked; Maxvill out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Simpson to second]; GAGLIANO BATTED FOR
WASHBURN; Gagliano grounded out (shortstop to first); Brock
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
2.

ASTROS 10TH: HUGHES REPLACED GAGLIANO (PITCHING); Gotay struck
out; Bateman struck out; MORGAN BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Morgan was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 10TH: CUELLAR REPLACED MORGAN (PITCHING); Javier
struck out; Flood walked; Cepeda was called out on strikes;
Shannon grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 11TH: Davis was called out on strikes; Thomas popped to
shortstop; Wynn singled to shortstop; Staub made an out to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 11TH: Edwards grounded out (shortstop to first);
Simpson singled to left; Maxvill reached on an error by Menke
[Simpson to second, Maxvill to first]; MCCARVER BATTED FOR
HUGHES; McCarver flied out to center [Simpson to third]; Simpson
was out trying to advance to home (catcher to pitcher); 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 12TH: HOERNER REPLACED MCCARVER (PITCHING); Aspromonte
singled to center; Hoerner threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to
second]; On a bunt Menke singled to third [Aspromonte to third];
WILLIS REPLACED HOERNER (PITCHING); MILLER BATTED FOR GOTAY;
Miller singled to center [Aspromonte scored, Menke to third];
Bateman reached on a fielder's choice [Menke out at home
(shortstop to catcher), Miller to second]; JASTER REPLACED
WILLIS (PITCHING); Miller was picked off second (catcher to
shortstop); Cuellar struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 12TH: MILLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); TORRES
REPLACED THOMAS (PLAYING SS); MENKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
2B); Brock tripled to right; Javier hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Brock scored]; Flood singled to third; Cepeda struck out;
Shannon lined to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 13TH: Davis flied out to center; Torres grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wynn walked; Staub flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 13TH: Edwards doubled to center; TOLAN RAN FOR
EDWARDS; Simpson reached on an error by Cuellar [Tolan to third,
Simpson to first]; Maxvill reached on an error by Cuellar [Tolan
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Simpson to second, Maxvill to
first]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   8   4    7
 Cardinals        4  10   0   13


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