St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 33
Played on Friday, May 14, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  3    1  0  0  -   4  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  8  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      3   1   1   0       2   0       2   1
Alou cf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Melendez cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Simmons c                     5   0   1   1       0   1       5   0
Hague 1b                      3   0   1   0       2   1      10   1
Cardenal rf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Sizemore 2b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Schofield 3b                  4   0   1   2       0   0       0   3
Maxvill ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Gibson p                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       35   4   8   4       5   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Brock-Simmons, Maxvill-Hague.

BATTING - 
2B: Schofield (2,off Billingham); Brock (7,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   1       0   0       0   4
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   0       2   1       5   3
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Miller rf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Menke 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   1      10   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Cedeno lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Edwards c                     4   1   0   0       0   0       3   0
Billingham p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   1       5   4      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Martinez (1,off Gibson); Chiles (1,off Gibson).
GDP: Miller (2,off Gibson).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gibson W(4-3)                 9     8   2   2   5   4   0  38

WP: Gibson (6).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham L(2-3)             6.2   8   4   4   3   2   0  31
Ray                           0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Forsch                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Lemaster                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     8   4   4   5   3   0  40


Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:09   Attendance: 16437


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        Metzger             ss
2. Alou                cf        Morgan              2b
3. Simmons             c         Wynn                cf
4. Hague               1b        Miller              rf
5. Cardenal            rf        Menke               1b
6. Sizemore            2b        Rader               3b
7. Schofield           3b        Cedeno              lf
8. Maxvill             ss        Edwards             c
9. Gibson              p         Billingham          p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (second to first); Alou
grounded out (second to first); Simmons popped to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled to third; Morgan walked [Metzger to
second]; Wynn flied out to center; Miller walked [Metzger to
third, Morgan to second]; Menke was called out on strikes; Rader
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hague walked; Cardenal forced Hague (shortstop to
second); Sizemore grounded out (pitcher to first) [Cardenal to
second]; Schofield grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno singled to left; Edwards grounded out (second
to first) [Cedeno to second]; Billingham singled to right
[Cedeno to third]; Metzger flied into a double play (left to
catcher) [Cedeno out at home]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Maxvill grounded out (shortstop to first); Gibson
struck out; Brock walked; Alou lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan singled to right; Wynn singled to left
[Morgan to second]; Miller grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Morgan to third, Wynn out at second];
Menke walked; Rader lined to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Simmons popped to second; Hague walked; Cardenal
popped to second; Sizemore forced Hague (shortstop to second); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno flied out to right; Edwards grounded out
(pitcher to first); Billingham struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Schofield grounded out (shortstop to first);
Maxvill flied out to left; Gibson singled to right; Brock flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger flied out to right; Morgan flied out to
center; Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Alou singled to right; Simmons struck out; Hague
flied out to left; Cardenal singled to pitcher [Alou to second];
Sizemore singled to left [Cardenal to second, Alou scored];
Schofield doubled to right [Sizemore scored, Cardenal scored];
Maxvill flied out to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Miller singled to left; Menke flied out to center;
Rader was called out on strikes; Cedeno forced Miller (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Gibson popped to first; Brock doubled to left;
Alou grounded out (first unassisted) [Brock to third]; Simmons
singled to center [Brock scored]; Hague singled to right
[Simmons to second]; RAY REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING);
Cardenal flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Edwards grounded out (third to first); MARTINEZ
BATTED FOR RAY; Martinez doubled to left; Metzger grounded out
(second to first) [Martinez to third]; Gibson threw a wild pitch
[Martinez scored]; Morgan walked; Wynn flied out to right; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: FORSCH REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING); Sizemore
grounded out (third to first); Schofield flied out to left;
Maxvill walked; Gibson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Miller grounded out (pitcher to first); Menke
grounded out (second to first); Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: LEMASTER REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Brock
walked; Alou flied out to center; Simmons flied out to left;
Hague was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: MELENDEZ REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING CF); Cedeno walked;
Edwards forced Cedeno (first to shortstop); CHILES BATTED FOR
LEMASTER; Chiles doubled to right [Edwards to third]; Metzger
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Edwards scored]; Morgan
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        4   8   0    9
 Astros           2   8   0    9


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