St. Louis Cardinals 11, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 162
Played on Sunday, September 29, 1968 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
STL N    0  9  0    1  0  1    0  0  x  -  11 13  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Herrera rf                    4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Torres ss                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brand ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Buzhardt p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  House p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Staub 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       0   2
Menke 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Aspromonte lf                 4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
King c                        4   0   0   0       0   1       7   1
Cuellar p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McFadden ph,ss              4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Totals                       34   1   7   1       3   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. McFadden-Staub, Menke-Staub.
E: Torres (24).

BATTING - 
HR: Wynn (26,1st inning off Washburn 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 9.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   0   1   1       0   2       2   0
Javier 2b                     4   2   2   3       0   0       4   2
Davis cf                      1   1   0   0       2   1       1   1
  Maris ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cepeda 1b                     3   2   2   3       0   1       3   0
  Hague 1b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Shannon 3b                    3   2   2   1       0   0       0   1
  Schofield ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McCarver c                    4   1   2   1       0   0       5   0
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Hoerner p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tolan rf,cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Maxvill ss                    2   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
  Jaster p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Simmons c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Washburn p                    1   1   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Gagliano 3b                 2   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Totals                       33  11  13  10       4   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Davis-McCarver, Javier-Hague.
E: Brock 2 (14), Shannon (21).

BATTING - 
2B: Shannon (29,off Cuellar); Javier (25,off Cuellar); Tolan (12,off Giusti).
3B: Brock (14,off Buzhardt).
HR: Javier (4,4th inning off Lemaster 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Washburn (2,off Lemaster); Shannon (11,off Lemaster).
IBB: Maxvill (9,by Cuellar).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Brock (12,2nd base by House/King).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(8-11)               1.2   4   6   6   2   2   0  11
Giusti                        0.1   4   3   3   1   0   0   5
Lemaster                      2     2   1   1   1   2   1   7
Buzhardt                      2     2   1   1   0   0   0   8
House                         2     1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        8    13  11  11   4   4   1  37

WP: Giusti (11).
IBB: Cuellar (7,Maxvill).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Washburn W(14-8)              5     5   1   1   2   2   1  23
Jaster                        2     2   0   0   1   2   0   8
Willis                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Hoerner SV(17)                1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   1   1   3   5   1  37


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Shag Crawford, 
LF - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 23792


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Herrera             rf        Brock               lf
2. Torres              ss        Javier              2b
3. Wynn                cf        Davis               cf
4. Staub               1b        Cepeda              1b
5. Rader               3b        Shannon             3b
6. Menke               2b        McCarver            c
7. Aspromonte          lf        Tolan               rf
8. King                c         Maxvill             ss
9. Cuellar             p         Washburn            p

ASTROS 1ST: Herrera grounded out (shortstop to first); Torres
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn homered; Staub flied out
to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock popped to catcher in foul territory; Javier
popped to second; Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader singled to left; Menke flied out to right;
Aspromonte flied out to right; King popped to second; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Cepeda singled to left; Shannon doubled to center
[Cepeda to third]; McCarver singled to center [Cepeda scored,
Shannon to third, McCarver to second (on throw to home)]; Tolan
grounded out (first unassisted); Maxvill was walked
intentionally; Washburn walked [Shannon scored, McCarver to
third, Maxvill to second]; Brock struck out; Javier doubled to
left [McCarver scored, Maxvill scored, Washburn to third];
GIUSTI REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING); Davis walked; Cepeda singled
to center [Washburn scored, Javier scored, Davis scored, Cepeda
to second (on throw to home)]; Shannon singled to left [Cepeda
scored, Shannon to third (error by Torres)]; Giusti threw a wild
pitch [Shannon scored]; McCarver singled to left; Tolan doubled
to right [McCarver out at home (second to first to catcher)]; 9
R, 8 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 9.

ASTROS 3RD: MCFADDEN BATTED FOR GIUSTI; McFadden singled to
right; Herrera walked [McFadden to second]; Torres popped to
second; Wynn flied out to left; Staub flied out to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 9.

CARDINALS 3RD: LEMASTER REPLACED TORRES (PITCHING); MCFADDEN
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Maxvill singled to left; Washburn
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Maxvill out at
second]; Brock struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 9.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader walked; Menke singled to left [Rader to third
(error by Brock), Menke to second]; Aspromonte struck out; King
hit into a double play (center to catcher) [Rader out at home];
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 9.

CARDINALS 4TH: Javier homered; Davis walked; Cepeda struck out;
Shannon grounded into a double play (second to first) [Davis out
at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 10.

ASTROS 5TH: McFadden grounded out (third to first); Herrera
reached on an error by Shannon [Herrera to first]; BRAND BATTED
FOR LEMASTER; Brand singled to left [Herrera to second]; Wynn
reached on an error by Brock [Herrera to third, Brand to second,
Wynn to first]; Staub popped to second; Rader struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 10.

CARDINALS 5TH: BUZHARDT REPLACED BRAND (PITCHING); McCarver
grounded out (shortstop to first); Tolan flied out to left;
Maxvill flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 10.

ASTROS 6TH: JASTER REPLACED MAXVILL (PITCHING); GAGLIANO
REPLACED WASHBURN (PLAYING 3B); SCHOFIELD REPLACED SHANNON
(PLAYING SS); HAGUE REPLACED CEPEDA (PLAYING 1B); Menke walked;
Aspromonte lined into a double play (second to first) [Menke out
at first]; King struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 10.

CARDINALS 6TH: Gagliano singled to center; Brock tripled to
right [Gagliano scored]; Javier reached on a fielder's choice
[Brock out at home (third to catcher)]; MARIS BATTED FOR DAVIS;
Maris forced Javier (second to shortstop); Hague flied out to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 11.

ASTROS 7TH: MARIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); TOLAN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); McFadden struck out; Herrera singled to
right; GOTAY BATTED FOR BUZHARDT; Gotay singled to left [Herrera
to second]; Wynn flied out to right [Herrera to third]; Staub
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 11.

CARDINALS 7TH: HOUSE REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Schofield flied
out to center; McCarver grounded out (shortstop to first); Tolan
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals
11.

ASTROS 8TH: WILLIS REPLACED MCCARVER (PITCHING); SIMMONS
REPLACED JASTER (PLAYING C ); Rader flied out to center; Menke
grounded out (pitcher to first); Aspromonte grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 11.

CARDINALS 8TH: Simmons grounded out (third to first); Gagliano
singled to center; Brock forced Gagliano (second to shortstop);
Brock was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 11.

ASTROS 9TH: HOERNER REPLACED WILLIS (PITCHING); King grounded
out (third to first); McFadden grounded out (second to first);
Herrera struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals
11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1    9
 Cardinals       11  13   3    2


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