Houston Astros 9, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 22
Played on Friday, May 1, 1970 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    2  0  0    4  0  0    0  1  2  -   9 11  1
STL N    0  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  0  -   3  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   3   2   1       1   1       4   2
Alou rf                       5   2   3   3       0   0       3   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Beauchamp cf                2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Davis lf                      4   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Lampard lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      4   1   2   0       1   1       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Pepitone 1b                   4   2   1   1       1   0       3   1
Edwards c                     4   0   1   0       0   2      10   1
Dierker p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       38   9  11   8       3   8      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou 2 (5,off Carlton 2).
HR: Pepitone (5,8th inning off Nye 0 on 2 out).
SH: Lampard (1,off Nye).
SF: Rader (2,off Nye).
GDP: Pepitone (4,off Carlton).
IBB: Menke (2,by Nye).
Team LOB: 7.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   1   1   2       0   2       1   0
Cardenal cf                   4   0   2   1       1   0       1   0
Allen 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       1   1
Torre c                       3   0   0   0       1   1       9   1
Lee rf                        4   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Hague 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Gagliano 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       4   4
Maxvill ss                    4   2   2   0       0   1       1   3
Carlton p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davalillo ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Campisi p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Campbell ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Nye p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carl Taylor ph              0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   8   3       4   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gagliano-Maxvill-Hague.
E: Gagliano (1), Maxvill (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (5,off Dierker).
HR: Brock (2,5th inning off Dierker 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cardenal (1,2nd base by Dierker/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(4-2)                9     8   3   3   4   9   1  38

WP: Dierker (3).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton L(1-3)                5     7   6   6   2   8   0  25
Campisi                       2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Nye                           2     4   3   2   1   0   1  12
Totals                        9    11   9   8   3   8   1  43

IBB: Nye (1,Menke).

Umpires: HP - Frank Dezelan, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Stan Landes, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 10547


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Morgan              2b        Brock               lf
2. Alou                rf        Cardenal            cf
3. Wynn                cf        Allen               3b
4. Davis               lf        Torre               c
5. Menke               ss        Lee                 rf
6. Rader               3b        Hague               1b
7. Pepitone            1b        Gagliano            2b
8. Edwards             c         Maxvill             ss
9. Dierker             p         Carlton             p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan singled to third; Alou doubled to left
[Morgan to third]; Wynn was called out on strikes; Davis singled
to left [Morgan scored, Alou scored, Davis to second (on throw
to home)]; Menke struck out; Rader struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Menke dropped a foul fly hit by Brock for an
error; Brock struck out; Cardenal walked; Allen walked [Cardenal
to second]; Torre walked [Cardenal to third, Allen to second];
Lee popped to third in foul territory; Hague struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Pepitone walked; Edwards was called out on strikes;
Dierker struck out; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Gagliano grounded out (pitcher to first); Maxvill
struck out; Carlton popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn flied
out to left; Davis grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Brock grounded out (second to first); Cardenal
flied out to right; Allen popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke singled to center; Rader singled to center
[Menke to third]; Pepitone reached on a fielder's choice [Menke
stayed at third, Rader to second]; Edwards was called out on
strikes; Dierker was called out on strikes; Morgan walked [Menke
scored, Rader to third, Pepitone to second]; Alou doubled to
right [Rader scored, Pepitone scored, Morgan scored]; Wynn
reached on an error by Maxvill [Alou to third, Wynn to first];
Davis popped to second; 4 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: BEAUCHAMP REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING CF); Torre flied
out to center; Lee singled to right; Hague struck out; Gagliano
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke singled to center; Rader popped to catcher in
foul territory; Pepitone grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Menke out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 6, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Maxvill singled to right; DAVALILLO BATTED FOR
CARLTON; Davalillo popped to catcher in foul territory; Brock
homered [Maxvill scored]; Cardenal singled to center; Cardenal
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Allen struck
out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: CAMPISI REPLACED DAVALILLO (PITCHING); Edwards
grounded out (second to first); Dierker popped to third; Morgan
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Torre was called out on strikes; Lee singled;
Hague popped to second in foul territory; Gagliano popped to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou popped to second; Beauchamp flied out to
center; Davis flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
6, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: LAMPARD REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING LF); Maxvill
singled to center; CAMPBELL BATTED FOR CAMPISI; Dierker threw a
wild pitch [Maxvill to second]; Campbell struck out; Brock flied
out to center [Maxvill to third]; Cardenal singled to left
[Maxvill scored]; Allen flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: NYE REPLACED CAMPBELL (PITCHING); Menke flied out to
right; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Pepitone
homered; Edwards singled to left; Dierker grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Torre flied out to center; Lee doubled to left;
Hague grounded out (first to pitcher) [Lee to third]; Gagliano
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan singled to right; Alou singled to left
[Morgan to second]; Beauchamp reached on an error by Gagliano
[Morgan scored (no RBI), Alou to second, Beauchamp to first];
Lampard out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Alou to
third, Beauchamp to second]; Menke was walked intentionally;
Rader hit a sacrifice fly to right [Alou scored (unearned)];
Pepitone grounded out (second to first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 9, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Maxvill grounded out (second to first); CARL
TAYLOR BATTED FOR NYE; Carl Taylor walked; Brock was called out
on strikes; Cardenal flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 9, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  11   1    7
 Cardinals        3   8   2    8


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