St. Louis Cardinals 2, Houston Astros 1

Regular Season Game 129

Played on Tuesday, August 24, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

STL N 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 2 6 0 HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 - 1 8 1

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABrock lf 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 Sizemore rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 Alou 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 13 2 Torre 3b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 Simmons c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 Cruz cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 Kubiak 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 5 Maxvill ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 Cleveland p 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 Santorini p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 2 6 1 3 6 27 15FIELDING -DP:1. Maxvill-Kubiak-Alou.BATTING -2B:Torre (27,off Forsch).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -SB:Brock 2 (46,2nd base off Forsch/Edwards,3rd base off Forsch/Edwards); Sizemore (2,2nd base off Forsch/Edwards).CS:Brock (14,2nd base by Forsch/Edwards).

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AAlou rf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 Gladding p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Morgan 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 Cedeno cf 4 1 3 0 0 0 3 0 Watson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 8 0 Geronimo pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Chiles lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 4 0 Menke 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 Rader 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Edwards c 3 0 0 0 0 0 6 1 Metzger ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 5 Forsch p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wynn ph,rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0Totals33 1 8 1 0 3 27 11FIELDING -E:Edwards (1).BATTING -2B:Menke (24,off Cleveland); Cedeno (30,off Cleveland).GDP:Rader (10,off Santorini).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -CS:Cedeno (8,2nd base by Cleveland/Simmons).

PITCHING

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPCleveland W(11-10) 8.1 8 1 1 0 3 0 32 Santorini SV(1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals9 8 1 1 0 3 0 33WP:Cleveland (2).

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPForsch L(7-6) 8 6 2 1 3 5 0 31 Gladding 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3Totals9 6 2 1 3 6 0 34Umpires:HP - Bob Engel, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Ken BurkhartTime of Game:2:01Attendance:13860 Starting Lineups: St. Louis Cardinals Houston Astros 1. Brock lf Alou rf 2. Sizemore rf Morgan 2b 3. Alou 1b Cedeno cf 4. Torre 3b Watson 1b 5. Simmons c Chiles lf 6. Cruz cf Menke 3b 7. Kubiak 2b Edwards c 8. Maxvill ss Metzger ss 9. Cleveland p Forsch p CARDINALS 1ST: Brock walked; Brock was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Sizemore flied out to center; Alou singled to right; Torre doubled to right [Alou scored, Torre out at third (right to second to third)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled to center; Morgan flied out to right; Cedeno forced Alou (shortstop to second); Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz was called out on strikes; Kubiak walked; Maxvill was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Chiles flied out to left; Menke doubled to left; Edwards flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 3RD: Cleveland was called out on strikes; Brock lined to left; Sizemore singled to center; Alou singled to left [Sizemore to second]; Torre grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Forsch flied out to right; Alou grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 4TH: Simmons lined to third; Cruz flied out to center; Kubiak grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 4TH: Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno singled to center; Cleveland threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to second]; Watson struck out (catcher to first); Chiles was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 5TH: Maxvill struck out; Cleveland was called out on strikes; Brock singled to left; Brock stole second; Brock stole third [Brock scored (error by Edwards) (unearned)]; Sizemore walked; Sizemore stole second; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 5TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Edwards grounded out (first to pitcher); Metzger singled to right; Forsch made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. CARDINALS 6TH: RADER REPLACED MENKE (PLAYING 3B); Torre grounded out (second to first); Simmons singled to center; Cruz flied out to left; Kubiak flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 6TH: Alou grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno doubled to left; Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. CARDINALS 7TH: Maxvill made an out to second; Cleveland flied out to right; Brock grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 7TH: Chiles flied out to center; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. CARDINALS 8TH: Sizemore grounded out (shortstop to first); Alou flied out to left; Torre flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 8TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); WYNN BATTED FOR FORSCH; Wynn struck out; Alou flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. CARDINALS 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); WYNN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Simmons made an out to second; Cruz grounded out (second to first); Kubiak struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 0. ASTROS 9TH: Morgan grounded out (first to second); Cedeno singled to center; Watson singled to right [Cedeno to third]; GERONIMO RAN FOR WATSON; Chiles singled to right [Cedeno scored, Geronimo to third]; SANTORINI REPLACED CLEVELAND (PITCHING); Rader grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Chiles out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 2, Astros 1. Final Totals R H E LOB Cardinals 2 6 0 5 Astros 1 8 1 5

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