Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 0
Regular Season Game 38
Played on Monday, May 18, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  1
HOU N    1  0  0    2  0  3    0  0  x  -   6 13  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cardenal cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Javier 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Lee rf                        4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Allen 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   3       8   1
Torre c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Hague lf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       1   1
Shannon 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Maxvill ss                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
  Davalillo ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ramirez ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Gibson p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Johnson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carl Taylor ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Campisi p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   4   0       2   9      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Javier-Maxvill-Allen, Maxvill-Javier-Allen, Javier-Allen-Ramirez.
E: Lee (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (7,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     2   1   1   2       2   0       1   3
Alou rf                       4   0   3   2       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       5   0
Davis lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Beauchamp lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Pepitone 1b                   3   1   2   0       1   0       9   1
Martinez 3b                   4   1   3   1       0   1       0   2
Edwards c                     3   1   0   0       1   1       9   0
Dierker p                     4   1   2   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       32   6  13   6       4   7      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (11,off Gibson); Morgan (7,off Gibson).
GDP: Morgan (4,off Gibson); Wynn (4,off Gibson); Edwards (3,off Campisi).
IBB: Pepitone (4,by Gibson).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson L(2-3)                 5.2  12   6   6   4   6   0  29
Johnson                       1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Campisi                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    13   6   6   4   7   0  36

IBB: Gibson (3,Pepitone).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(8-2)                9     4   0   0   2   9   0  33


Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 17916


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Cardenal singled to right; Javier grounded out
(shortstop to second to first) [Cardenal to second]; Lee
grounded out (second to first) [Cardenal to third]; Allen
walked; Torre flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Alou singled to right [Morgan to
second]; Wynn doubled to left [Morgan scored, Alou to third];
Davis struck out; Menke popped to second; Pepitone was walked
intentionally; Martinez was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hague flied out to center; Shannon grounded out
(shortstop to first); Maxvill grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards grounded out (shortstop to first); Dierker
singled to center; Morgan grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Dierker out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Gibson singled to center; Cardenal grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Gibson to second]; Javier popped to first;
Lee grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou grounded out (second to first); Wynn struck
out; Davis grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Allen struck out; Torre flied out to right; Hague
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke singled to left; Pepitone singled to left
[Menke to third, Pepitone to second (on throw to 3b)]; Martinez
singled to right [Menke scored, Pepitone to third]; Edwards was
called out on strikes; Dierker struck out; Morgan doubled to
left [Pepitone scored, Martinez out at home (left to shortstop
to catcher)]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: Shannon flied out to center; Maxvill was called
out on strikes; Gibson popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou singled to right; Wynn grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Alou out at second]; Davis
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Cardenal flied out to center; Javier grounded out
(third to first); Lee doubled to right; Allen struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Pepitone
singled to right [Pepitone to second (error by Lee)]; Martinez
singled to center [Pepitone to third]; Edwards walked while
Pepitone was out trying to advance to home and Martinez advanced
to second (catcher to pitcher); Dierker singled to third
[Martinez to third, Edwards to second]; Morgan walked [Martinez
scored, Edwards to third, Dierker to second]; Alou singled to
center [Edwards scored, Dierker scored, Morgan to third];
JOHNSON REPLACED GIBSON (PITCHING); Wynn flied out to left; 3 R,
4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: Torre struck out; Hague walked; Shannon struck
out; DAVALILLO BATTED FOR MAXVILL; Davalillo struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: RAMIREZ REPLACED DAVALILLO (PLAYING SS); Davis flied
out to right; Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); Pepitone
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: BEAUCHAMP REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING LF); CARL
TAYLOR BATTED FOR JOHNSON; Carl Taylor flied out to right;
Cardenal lined to first; Javier struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: CAMPISI REPLACED CARL TAYLOR (PITCHING); Martinez
singled to left; Edwards grounded into a double play (second to
first to shortstop) [Martinez out at second]; Dierker struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: Lee flied out to center; Allen struck out; Torre
singled to left; Hague struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        0   4   1    6
 Astros           6  13   0    6


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