Houston Astros 8, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 25
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, May 3, 1970 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    5  0  0  -   8 15  0
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     6   0   1   2       0   0       3   2
Miller rf                     6   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Pepitone 1b                   5   2   2   0       0   0       6   1
Menke ss                      4   1   3   1       1   0       1   1
Lampard lf                    5   2   2   2       0   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   0       1   1       0   5
Edwards c                     3   2   1   3       2   1       6   0
Lemaster p                    5   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       42   8  15   8       5   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Morgan-Pepitone.

BATTING - 
2B: Pepitone (4,off Culver); Lampard (3,off Culver); Miller (3,off Nye).
3B: Lampard (1,off Culver).
HR: Edwards (2,7th inning off Nye 2 on 2 out).
GDP: Morgan (3,off Culver).
IBB: Edwards (1,by Culver); Rader (2,by Culver).
Team LOB: 12.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cardenal cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Carl Taylor 1b                2   0   0   1       2   0      12   0
Brock lf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Allen 3b                      2   0   0   0       2   0       1   3
Torre c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Rojas 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   4
Lee rf                        4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Maxvill ss                    4   1   1   0       0   2       2   5
Culver p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Nye p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gagliano ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hilgendorf p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       31   1   5   1       4   6      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rojas-Carl Taylor.
E: Allen (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Cardenal (6,off Lemaster).
GDP: Torre (3,off Lemaster).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster W(2-3)               9     5   1   1   4   6   0  35


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Culver L(3-1)                 6.2  12   7   7   3   3   0  34
Nye                           1.1   3   1   1   1   0   1   8
Hilgendorf                    1     0   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9    15   8   8   5   3   1  47

IBB: Culver 2 (2,Edwards,Rader).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Dezelan, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 16950


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Morgan              2b        Cardenal            cf
2. Miller              rf        Carl Taylor         1b
3. Wynn                cf        Brock               lf
4. Pepitone            1b        Allen               3b
5. Menke               ss        Torre               c
6. Lampard             lf        Rojas               2b
7. Rader               3b        Lee                 rf
8. Edwards             c         Maxvill             ss
9. Lemaster            p         Culver              p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (third to first); Miller
grounded out (second to first); Wynn walked; Pepitone popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Cardenal grounded out (third to first); Carl
Taylor walked; Brock singled to right [Carl Taylor to second];
Allen walked [Carl Taylor to third, Brock to second]; Torre
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Allen
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke grounded out (third to first); Lampard
grounded out (second to first); Rader singled to right; Edwards
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Rojas grounded out (third to first); Lee struck
out; Maxvill struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemaster singled to right; Morgan grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Lemaster out at second]; Miller
singled to left; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Culver struck out; Cardenal flied out to left;
Carl Taylor walked; Brock singled to first [Carl Taylor to
second]; Allen flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Pepitone doubled to center; Menke singled to center
[Pepitone scored]; Lampard doubled to left [Menke to third];
Rader struck out; Edwards was walked intentionally; Lemaster
forced Menke (third to catcher) [Lampard to third, Edwards to
second]; Morgan singled to center [Lampard scored, Edwards
scored, Lemaster to second]; Miller forced Morgan (shortstop to
second); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Torre flied out to right; Rojas flied out to
left; Lee grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to right; Pepitone flied out to
center; Menke singled to left; Lampard flied out to center; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Maxvill flied out to right; Culver struck out;
Cardenal was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader singled to left; Edwards grounded out (second
to first) [Rader to second]; Lemaster popped to shortstop;
Morgan made an out to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Carl Taylor flied out to center; Brock lined to
second; Allen grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn
grounded out (pitcher to first); Pepitone singled to right;
Menke singled to center [Pepitone to second]; Lampard tripled to
center [Pepitone scored, Menke scored]; Rader was walked
intentionally; NYE REPLACED CULVER (PITCHING); Edwards homered
[Lampard scored, Rader scored]; Lemaster singled to left; Morgan
forced Lemaster (shortstop to second); 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 8, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Torre flied out to center; Rojas flied out to
left; Lee popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Miller doubled to left; Wynn grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Miller to third]; Pepitone popped to first in foul
territory; Menke walked; Lampard forced Menke (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: Maxvill singled to left; GAGLIANO BATTED FOR NYE;
Gagliano flied out to left; Cardenal doubled to left [Maxvill to
third]; Carl Taylor grounded out (third to first) [Maxvill
scored, Cardenal stayed at second]; Brock grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HILGENDORF REPLACED GAGLIANO (PITCHING); Rader
reached on an error by Allen [Rader to first]; Edwards walked
[Rader to second]; Lemaster forced Rader (pitcher to third)
[Edwards to second]; Morgan popped to catcher in foul territory;
Miller grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: Allen walked; Torre forced Allen (shortstop to
second); Rojas flied out to center; Lee singled to right [Torre
to second]; Maxvill was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  15   0   12
 Cardinals        1   5   1    7


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