St. Louis Cardinals 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 103
Played on Friday, July 31, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  4  1  -   5  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  9  3
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Javier 2b                     4   1   3   1       1   0       2   4
Carl Taylor rf                3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Lee rf                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Allen 1b                      4   0   1   2       0   0       7   0
Torre c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Cardenal cf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Shannon 3b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Maxvill ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Carlton p                     3   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
Totals                       34   5   7   4       5   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Javier-Maxvill-Allen.

BATTING - 
2B: Shannon (6,off Cook).
GDP: Torre (18,off Cook); Carl Taylor (8,off Cook).
IBB: Brock (8,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock 2 (24,2nd base off Cook/Edwards,3rd base off Cook/Edwards); Javier
(3,2nd base off Cook/Edwards).
CS: Javier (3,2nd base by Cook/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       3   0   2   0       2   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   1       7   3
Wynn lf                       3   0   1   0       2   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   6
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       1   2
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
  Miller cf                   1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Edwards c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
Cook p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   9   1       5   9      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Rader-Morgan-Watson, Cook-Menke-Watson.
E: Morgan (10), Watson (4), Cook (2).

BATTING - 
SH: Cook (1,off Carlton).
GDP: Watson (6,off Carlton).
IBB: Alou (2,by Carlton).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton W(6-14)               9     9   1   1   5   9   0  40

BK: Carlton (1).
IBB: Carlton (12,Alou).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cook L(2-1)                   7.2   4   4   4   3   2   0  30
Ray                           0     1   0   0   1   0   0   2
Gladding                      1.1   2   1   1   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     7   5   5   5   3   0  39

WP: Cook (1), Ray (3), Gladding (5).
IBB: Gladding (4,Brock).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 21697


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        Alou                rf
2. Javier              2b        Morgan              2b
3. Carl Taylor         rf        Wynn                lf
4. Allen               1b        Watson              1b
5. Torre               c         Menke               ss
6. Cardenal            cf        Rader               3b
7. Shannon             3b        Cedeno              cf
8. Maxvill             ss        Edwards             c
9. Carlton             p         Cook                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock reached on an error by Morgan [Brock to
first]; Brock stole second; Cook threw a wild pitch [Brock to
third]; Javier walked; Carl Taylor reached on an error by Cook
[Brock stayed at third, Javier to second, Carl Taylor to first];
Allen popped to second; Torre grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Carl Taylor out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 2 E,
2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou walked; Morgan flied out to right; Wynn walked
[Alou to second]; Watson grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Wynn out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Cardenal flied out to center; Shannon flied out
to right; Maxvill grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke flied out to left; Rader struck out; Cedeno
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Carlton walked; Brock reached on an error by
Watson [Carlton to second, Brock to first]; Javier forced Brock
(shortstop to second) [Carlton to third]; Javier was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Carl Taylor struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Cook struck
out; Alou singled to third; Morgan popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Allen popped to catcher in foul territory; Torre
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cardenal grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn walked; Carlton balked [Wynn to second]; Watson
grounded out (third to first); Menke flied out to center [Wynn
to third]; Rader walked; Cedeno was called out on strikes; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Shannon grounded out (shortstop to first);
Maxvill popped to second; Carlton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards struck out; Cook struck out; Alou singled to
center; Morgan singled to center [Alou to third]; Wynn forced
Morgan (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Brock grounded out (pitcher to first); Javier
singled to left; Carl Taylor grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Javier out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson flied out to right; Menke grounded out
(second to first); Rader grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Allen popped to second; Torre flied out to
center; Cardenal flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno struck out; Edwards singled to center; Cook
out on a sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Edwards to second];
Alou was walked intentionally; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: MILLER REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING CF); Shannon
doubled to center; Maxvill grounded out (shortstop to first);
Carlton singled to left [Shannon scored]; Brock forced Carlton
(second to shortstop); Javier singled to left [Brock to second];
Brock stole third and Javier stole second; Carl Taylor walked;
RAY REPLACED COOK (PITCHING); Allen singled to center [Brock
scored, Javier scored, Carl Taylor to third, Allen to second (on
throw)]; Ray threw a wild pitch [Carl Taylor scored, Allen
stayed at second]; Torre walked; GLADDING REPLACED RAY
(PITCHING); Cardenal forced Torre (third to second); 4 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: LEE REPLACED CARL TAYLOR (PLAYING RF); Wynn grounded
out (shortstop to first); Watson singled to center; Menke flied
out to left; Rader singled to left [Watson to second]; Miller
singled to left [Watson scored, Rader to third]; Edwards
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: Shannon flied out to center; Maxvill singled to
right; Gladding threw a wild pitch [Maxvill to second]; Carlton
popped to third; Brock was walked intentionally; Javier singled
to center [Maxvill scored, Brock to second]; Lee was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: MARTINEZ BATTED FOR GLADDING; Martinez flied out to
right; Alou popped to third; Morgan singled to right; Wynn
singled to left [Morgan to third]; Watson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5   7   0    7
 Astros           1   9   3   12


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