St. Louis Cardinals 2, Houston Astros 1 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Sunday, June 3, 1973 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  -   1  5  1
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  -   2  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Alou rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Watson lf                     2   0   0   0       2   0       4   0
  Agee lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Jutze c                       2   1   0   0       2   1       9   0
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Crawford p                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   1   5   0       4   3      28   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-May.
E: Helms (4).
PB: Jutze (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Forsch 2 (4,off Spinks 2).
GDP: Metzger (1,off Spinks).
Team LOB: 7.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Sizemore 2b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       5   3
Torre 3b                      2   0   1   0       3   0       3   3
Simmons c                     5   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
McCarver 1b                   4   1   2   1       1   2       8   0
J. Cruz rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Melendez cf                   3   0   2   0       1   0       3   0
Tyson ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Carbo ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stein ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Spinks p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
  Segui p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Anderson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kelleher ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   2   8   1       5   7      30  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Torre-Sizemore, Sizemore-McCarver.
E: Sizemore (4).
PB: Simmons (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Melendez (5,off Forsch).
SH: Sizemore (2,off Crawford).
IBB: Torre (5,by Crawford).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        8.1   6   1   0   4   6   0  34
Crawford L(1-2)               1     2   1   1   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9.1   8   2   1   5   7   0  41

IBB: Crawford (4,Torre).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Spinks                        8     3   1   0   4   1   0  30
Segui                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Granger W(1-1)                1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                       10     5   1   0   4   3   0  38

WP: Granger (1).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 15614


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Metzger             ss        Brock               lf
2. Alou                rf        Sizemore            2b
3. Wynn                cf        Torre               3b
4. Watson              lf        Simmons             c
5. May                 1b        McCarver            1b
6. Rader               3b        J. Cruz             rf
7. Helms               2b        Melendez            cf
8. Jutze               c         Tyson               ss
9. Forsch              p         Spinks              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger flied out to center; Alou lined to left;
Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock was called out on strikes; Sizemore
grounded out (third to first); Torre singled to center; Simmons
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; May singled to left [Watson to
second]; Rader popped to second; Helms lined into a double play
(third to second) [Watson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McCarver struck out; J. Cruz popped to catcher in
foul territory; Melendez doubled to right; Tyson popped to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Jutze walked; Forsch popped to pitcher; Metzger
grounded into a double play (second to first) [Jutze out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Spinks singled to left; Brock lined into a double
play (second to first) [Spinks out at second]; Sizemore singled
to left; Torre walked [Sizemore to second]; Simmons flied out to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (second to first); Wynn grounded
out (shortstop to first); Watson walked; May flied out to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: McCarver walked; J. Cruz struck out; Melendez
walked [McCarver to second]; Tyson flied out to center [McCarver
to third]; Spinks popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader singled to left; Helms reached on an error by
Sizemore [Rader to second, Helms to first]; Jutze forced Rader
(pitcher to third) [Helms to second]; Forsch out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Helms to third, Jutze to second];
Metzger flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Brock flied out to right; Sizemore flied out to
left; Torre walked; Simmons flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn popped
to catcher in foul territory; Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: McCarver struck out; J. Cruz popped to first in
foul territory; Melendez flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: May popped to catcher in foul territory; Rader flied
out to right; Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Tyson grounded out (second to first); Spinks
struck out; Brock grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Jutze walked; Forsch out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Jutze to second]; Metzger singled to right
[Jutze to third]; Simmons allowed a passed ball [Jutze scored
(unearned), Metzger to second]; Alou grounded out (third to
first); Wynn flied out to right; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: Sizemore lined to third; Torre flied out to left;
Simmons grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: SEGUI REPLACED SPINKS (PITCHING); Watson grounded
out (second to first); May struck out; Rader popped to third; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 9TH: AGEE REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); McCarver
singled to center; J. Cruz struck out; Melendez singled to
center [McCarver to third]; CARBO BATTED FOR TYSON; CRAWFORD
REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); STEIN BATTED FOR CARBO; Jutze
allowed a passed ball [McCarver scored (unearned), Melendez to
second]; Stein struck out; ANDERSON BATTED FOR SEGUI; Anderson
grounded out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 10TH: KELLEHER REPLACED ANDERSON (PLAYING SS); GRANGER
REPLACED STEIN (PITCHING); Helms lined to shortstop; Jutze
struck out; Crawford singled to right; Metzger singled to right
[Crawford to second]; Granger threw a wild pitch [Crawford to
third, Metzger to second]; Alou grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 10TH: Brock singled to right; Sizemore reached on an
error by Helms (assist by Crawford) on a sacrifice bunt [Brock
to third, Sizemore to second]; Torre was walked intentionally;
Simmons forced Brock (first to catcher) [Sizemore to third,
Torre to second]; McCarver singled to left [Sizemore scored,
Torre to third, Simmons to second]; 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   5   1    7
 Cardinals        2   8   1   11


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