St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 133
Played on Monday, September 1, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    5  1  0  -   6  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  6  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   0   1   0       1   2       1   0
Flood cf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Davalillo rf                  5   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Torre c                       4   0   1   1       0   2      10   0
Shannon 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   1       2   1
White 1b                      3   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
  Gagliano ph,1b              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Javier 2b                     2   1   0   0       2   0       3   0
Maxvill ss                    4   1   2   2       0   1       2   1
Carlton p                     3   1   1   3       0   1       0   0
  Grant p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   6   9   6       4  10      27   2

BATTING - 
2B: Davalillo (2,off Billingham); Shannon (14,off Billingham).
HR: Carlton (1,7th inning off Wilson 2 on 2 out).
IBB: Javier (8,by Blasingame).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (47,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards).
CS: Brock (11,2nd base by Billingham/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     3   1   0   0       2   1       3   2
Alou rf                       5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Davis lf                      4   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       2   2
Menke 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Martinez ss                   4   0   1   0       0   3       1   1
Edwards c                     2   1   2   1       2   0       9   2
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blefary ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Willis p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       7  10      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (12,off Carlton).
HR: Edwards (5,8th inning off Grant 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (38,2nd base off Carlton/Torre).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton W(16-7)               6.2   4   1   1   7   7   0  31
Grant SV(3)                   2.1   2   1   1   0   3   1   9
Totals                        9     6   2   2   7  10   1  40


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(16-10)               6.2   6   5   5   3   8   1  28
Billingham                    0.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
Blasingame                    0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Willis                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   6   6   4  10   1  39

WP: Wilson (13), Willis (6).
IBB: Blasingame (6,Javier).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Dezelan, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 21440


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock was called out on strikes; Flood grounded
out (shortstop to first); Davalillo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan struck out; Alou grounded out (first
unassisted); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Torre struck out; Shannon flied out to left;
White struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
walked; Menke flied out to center; Martinez struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Javier made an out to second; Maxvill grounded
out (third to first); Carlton grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards walked; Wilson grounded out (third to first)
[Edwards to second]; Morgan walked; Alou popped to shortstop;
Wynn walked [Edwards to third, Morgan to second]; Davis forced
Morgan (third unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Brock was called out on strikes; Flood flied out
to center; Davalillo singled to right; Torre struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader struck out; Menke flied out to center;
Martinez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Shannon struck out; White grounded out (first
unassisted); Javier grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards walked; Wilson struck out; Morgan popped to
shortstop; Alou doubled to left [Edwards to third]; Wynn flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Maxvill singled to left; Wilson threw a wild
pitch [Maxvill out at third (catcher to second to third)];
Carlton was called out on strikes; Brock walked; Brock stole
second; Flood flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis walked; Rader made an out to first; Menke
flied out to center; Martinez singled to center [Davis to
second]; Edwards singled [Davis to third, Martinez to second];
Wilson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Davalillo flied out to center; Torre popped to
shortstop; Shannon walked; White singled to right [Shannon to
third]; Javier walked [White to second]; Maxvill singled to
right [Shannon scored, White scored, Javier to third]; Carlton
homered [Javier scored, Maxvill scored]; Brock singled to left;
BILLINGHAM REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Brock was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Alou flied out
to center; Wynn popped to third; Davis singled to left [Morgan
scored]; GRANT REPLACED CARLTON (PITCHING); Rader was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: Flood grounded out (second to first); Davalillo
doubled to right; Torre singled to right [Davalillo scored];
Shannon doubled to right [Torre to third]; BLASINGAME REPLACED
BILLINGHAM (PITCHING); GAGLIANO BATTED FOR WHITE; Gagliano
popped to first; Javier was walked intentionally; Maxvill struck
out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: GAGLIANO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Menke popped
to second; Martinez struck out; Edwards homered; BLEFARY BATTED
FOR BLASINGAME; Blefary struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: WILLIS REPLACED BLEFARY (PITCHING); Grant struck
out but advanced to first on a wild pitch; Brock forced Grant
(second unassisted); Flood flied out to center; Davalillo popped
to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan popped to second; Alou singled to left; Wynn
popped to second; Davis flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6   9   0    6
 Astros           2   6   0   11


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