St. Louis Cardinals 2, Houston Astros 1 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Thursday, August 28, 1969 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   1  6  2
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  -   2  5  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       2   0       3   3
Alou rf                       5   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   2       0   2
Menke ss                      4   0   2   0       0   1       3   2
Martinez lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Geiger lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Blefary 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   2       8   1
Wilson p                      4   0   0   0       0   4       0   1
Totals                       36   1   6   1       3  12      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Edwards-Menke, Menke-Morgan-Blefary.
E: Alou (10), Geiger (2).

BATTING - 
GDP: Alou (7,off Carlton).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (35,2nd base off Carlton/Ricketts).
CS: Wynn (6,Home by Carlton/Ricketts).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      2   0   1   0       2   0       1   0
Flood cf                      2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Pinson rf                     4   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
Torre 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
  Nossek pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Grant p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ricketts c                    3   0   1   1       0   1      13   0
Shannon 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Javier 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   7
Maxvill ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davalillo ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoerner p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gagliano ph,1b              1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Carlton p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  White ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Huntz ss                    1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   5   2       5   7      30   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Shannon-Javier-Torre.
E: Shannon (19), Maxvill (18).

BATTING - 
HR: Huntz (1,10th inning off Wilson 0 on 0 out).
SF: Ricketts (2,off Wilson).
HBP: Flood (5,by Wilson).
GDP: Torre (8,off Wilson).
IBB: Javier (7,by Wilson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (46,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards).
CS: Flood (6,2nd base by Wilson/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(16-9)                9     5   2   2   5   7   1  36

Wilson faced 1 batter in the 10th inning
HBP: Wilson (9,Flood).
IBB: Wilson (8,Javier).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton                       8     6   1   0   3  10   0  33
Hoerner                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Grant W(7-10)                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                       10     6   1   0   3  12   0  39


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 13754


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Morgan              2b        Brock               lf
2. Alou                rf        Flood               cf
3. Wynn                cf        Pinson              rf
4. Rader               3b        Torre               1b
5. Menke               ss        Ricketts            c
6. Martinez            lf        Shannon             3b
7. Blefary             1b        Javier              2b
8. Edwards             c         Maxvill             ss
9. Wilson              p         Carlton             p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan flied to right in foul territory; Alou
reached on an error by Shannon [Alou to first]; Wynn singled to
center [Alou to third]; Rader singled to right [Alou scored
(unearned), Wynn to second]; Menke struck out; Martinez grounded
out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (pitcher to first); Flood was
hit by a pitch; Pinson struck out while Flood was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary was called out on strikes; Edwards popped to
third; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Torre struck out; Ricketts struck out; Shannon
walked; Javier forced Shannon (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan walked; Alou grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Morgan out at second]; Wynn walked;
Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill popped to shortstop; Carlton struck out;
Brock singled to center; Flood popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke flied out to right; Martinez grounded out
(third to first); Blefary singled to right; Edwards struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pinson grounded out (second to first); Torre
grounded out (third to first); Ricketts singled to right
[Ricketts to second (error by Alou)]; Shannon flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilson struck out; Morgan grounded out (second to
first); Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

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

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn reached on an error by Maxvill [Wynn to first];
Rader was called out on strikes; Menke singled to shortstop
[Wynn to second]; Martinez singled to left [Wynn to third, Menke
to second]; Wynn was caught stealing home (catcher unassisted);
Blefary grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Brock walked; Brock stole second; Flood walked;
Pinson struck out; Torre grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Flood out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Wilson
struck out; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Alou flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Ricketts flied out to center; Shannon struck out;
Javier grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn struck out; Rader flied out to center; Menke
singled to left; Martinez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: GEIGER REPLACED MARTINEZ (PLAYING LF); DAVALILLO
BATTED FOR MAXVILL; Davalillo flied out to right; WHITE BATTED
FOR CARLTON; White popped to first in foul territory; Brock
walked; Flood lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: HOERNER REPLACED DAVALILLO (PITCHING); HUNTZ
REPLACED WHITE (PLAYING SS); Blefary flied out to right; Edwards
struck out; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 9TH: Pinson singled to center; Torre singled to left
[Pinson to third]; NOSSEK RAN FOR TORRE; Ricketts hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Pinson scored, Nossek to third (error by
Geiger)]; Shannon popped to catcher in foul territory; Javier
was walked intentionally; GAGLIANO BATTED FOR HOERNER; Gagliano
popped to first in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 10TH: GAGLIANO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); GRANT
REPLACED NOSSEK (PITCHING); Morgan flied out to right; Alou
grounded out (second to first); Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 10TH: Huntz homered; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   6   2    8
 Cardinals        2   5   2    7


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