St. Louis Cardinals 12, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 39
Played on Tuesday, May 19, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    6  0  0    3  3  0  -  12 12  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   3  5  2
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cardenal cf                   5   2   1   0       1   0       1   0
Maxvill ss                    4   3   2   1       1   0       1   2
Allen 1b                      4   2   2   3       1   0      11   0
  Gagliano 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Torre c                       4   2   2   2       1   1       3   0
Hague lf                      2   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
  Carl Taylor ph              1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Davalillo lf                1   0   1   2       0   0       2   0
Lee rf                        4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Javier 2b                     2   1   0   0       3   0       2   7
Shannon 3b                    4   0   0   1       0   0       1   3
Guzman p                      5   1   1   1       0   1       1   2
Totals                       36  12  12  11       8   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Maxvill-Allen, Shannon-Javier-Gagliano.
E: Torre (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hague (4,off Spinks); Cardenal (7,off Bouton); Torre (7,off Bouton).
HR: Allen (13,4th inning off Spinks 2 on 2 out).
SH: Lee (1,off DiLauro).
SF: Shannon (1,off DiLauro).
GDP: Torre (7,off Spinks); Lee (2,off Cook).
IBB: Javier (2,by DiLauro).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     1   1   0   0       3   1       4   2
Alou rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Davis lf                      4   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Menke ss                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   6
Pepitone 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Martinez 3b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       1   4
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Bryant c                    1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Spinks p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lampard ph                  0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beauchamp ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   5   2       6   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Menke-Morgan-Pepitone, Morgan-Menke-Pepitone.
E: Alou (1), Menke (12).
PB: Edwards (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Pepitone (7,off Guzman).
GDP: Edwards (4,off Guzman); Beauchamp (1,off Guzman).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (7,2nd base off Guzman/Torre); Wynn (9,3rd base off Guzman/Torre).
CS: Morgan (6,2nd base by Guzman/Torre).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Guzman W(1-0)                 9     5   3   2   6   2   0  36

BK: Guzman (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spinks L(0-1)                 3.2   6   6   6   4   0   1  21
Cook                          2.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Billingham                    0     2   3   3   1   0   0   3
DiLauro                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Bouton                        2     3   3   3   1   1   0  10
Totals                        9    12  12  12   8   3   1  46

Billingham faced 3 batters in the 7th inning
IBB: DiLauro (1,Javier).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 12219


Starting Lineups:

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

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

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Alou grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Morgan to third]; Wynn reached on an
error by Torre [Morgan scored (unearned) (no RBI), Wynn to
second]; Wynn stole third; Davis struck out; Menke grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Lee singled to center; Javier walked [Lee to
second]; Shannon popped to third; Guzman popped to catcher in
foul territory; Cardenal forced Javier (shortstop to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

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

CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill grounded out (third to first); Allen
reached on an error by Menke [Allen to first]; Torre grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Allen out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Spinks popped to second; Morgan walked; Morgan was
picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to second to
first); Alou flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Hague doubled to right; Lee popped to shortstop;
Javier walked; Shannon flied out to left; Guzman singled to
center [Hague scored, Javier to third]; Edwards allowed a passed
ball [Javier scored, Guzman to second]; Cardenal walked; Maxvill
singled to left [Guzman scored, Cardenal to second]; Allen
homered [Cardenal scored, Maxvill scored]; COOK REPLACED SPINKS
(PITCHING); Torre struck out; 6 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Davis grounded
out (second to pitcher); Menke popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Hague walked; Lee grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Hague out at second]; Javier
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Pepitone grounded out (second to first); Martinez
flied out to left; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Shannon popped to first in foul territory; Guzman
grounded out (first unassisted); Cardenal popped to shortstop; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: LAMPARD BATTED FOR COOK; Lampard walked; Morgan
walked [Lampard to second]; Alou flied out to left; Wynn singled
to left [Lampard to third, Morgan to second]; Davis grounded out
(third to first) [Lampard scored, Morgan to third, Wynn to
second]; Menke grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED LAMPARD (PITCHING); Maxvill
singled to right; Allen walked [Maxvill to second]; Torre
singled to center [Maxvill scored, Allen to third]; DILAURO
REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING); CARL TAYLOR BATTED FOR HAGUE;
Carl Taylor singled to left [Allen scored, Torre to second]; Lee
out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Torre to third, Carl
Taylor to second]; Javier was walked intentionally; Shannon hit
a sacrifice fly to center [Torre scored]; Guzman struck out; 3
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: DAVALILLO REPLACED CARL TAYLOR (PLAYING LF);
Pepitone flied out to right; Martinez walked; Guzman balked
[Martinez to second]; Edwards flied out to center; MILLER BATTED
FOR DILAURO; Miller grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: BOUTON REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); BRYANT
REPLACED EDWARDS (PLAYING C ); Cardenal doubled to center;
Maxvill walked; Allen flied out to right [Cardenal to third];
Torre doubled to left [Cardenal scored, Maxvill to third];
Davalillo singled to right [Maxvill scored, Torre scored,
Davalillo to second (error by Alou)]; Lee struck out; Javier
grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 12, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: GAGLIANO REPLACED ALLEN (PLAYING 1B); Morgan struck
out; Alou walked; Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory;
Davis flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 12,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: Shannon popped to first in foul territory; Guzman
flied out to left; Cardenal grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 12, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke singled to left; Pepitone doubled to left
[Menke to third]; Martinez flied out to left; Bryant singled to
right [Menke scored, Pepitone to third]; BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR
BOUTON; Beauchamp grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Bryant out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 12, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals       12  12   1    7
 Astros           3   5   2    6


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