St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 3 (14 innings)
Regular Season Game 133
Played on Monday, August 27, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  3  -   6 10  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  -   3 16  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      7   1   2   1       0   3       5   0
Sizemore 2b                   6   1   2   1       1   0       3   5
Torre 3b,1b                   5   0   0   0       1   0       8   1
Simmons c                     6   1   2   1       0   1      11   2
J. Cruz rf                    6   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
McBride cf                    2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Agee ph,cf                  3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
McCarver 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
  Hrabosky p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Heintzelman ph              0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Folkers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tyson ss                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
  Carbo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Kelleher ss                 1   1   0   0       1   0       1   2
Nagy p                        2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Segui p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Melendez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pena p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reitz 3b                    3   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       51   6  10   6       5  10      42  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Tyson-Sizemore-McCarver, Sizemore-Torre.

BATTING - 
2B: Sizemore (17,off Forsch); Brock (19,off Crawford).
HR: Simmons (12,2nd inning off Griffin 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Heintzelman (2,by Ray).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (51,2nd base off Forsch/Edwards); Agee (3,2nd base off Ray/Jutze).
CS: J. Cruz (4,2nd base by Griffin/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gallagher lf                  7   0   3   0       0   2       3   0
Metzger ss                    7   1   3   0       0   2       4   2
Cedeno cf                     5   0   2   0       1   1       8   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   1   0       2   1      14   0
Rader 3b                      6   1   2   2       0   2       2   4
Wynn rf                       5   0   2   0       1   1       1   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
  Jutze ph,c                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      6   0   3   1       0   0       0   7
Griffin p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  May ph                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Pizarro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Campbell ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       53   3  16   3       4  11      42  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Edwards-Metzger.

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (23,off Nagy); Rader (22,off Hrabosky); Cedeno (27,off Folkers).
SH: Cedeno (1,off Nagy).
GDP: Griffin (1,off Nagy); Jutze (13,off Murphy).
IBB: Watson (6,by Segui); Wynn (7,by Hrabosky).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (44,2nd base off Segui/Simmons).
CS: Cedeno 2 (12,3rd base by Segui/Simmons,2nd base by Murphy/Simmons).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nagy                          5.2  10   3   3   0   2   0  26
Segui                         1.1   0   0   0   2   3   0   5
Pena                          1.1   2   0   0   0   1   0   6
Hrabosky                      1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Murphy W(3-6)                 3.2   1   0   0   1   2   0  11
Folkers SV(3)                 1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                       14    16   3   3   4  11   0  58

WP: Murphy (4).
IBB: Segui (10,Watson); Hrabosky (4,Wynn).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin                       6     4   2   2   2   6   1  23
Pizarro                       1.1   1   1   1   0   1   0   5
Forsch                        1.2   2   0   0   0   2   0   7
Ray L(6-3)                    4.2   2   3   3   3   1   0  19
Crawford                      0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Upshaw                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                       14    10   6   6   5  10   1  56

IBB: Ray (8,Heintzelman).

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 3:54   Attendance: 8036


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Brock               lf        Gallagher           lf
2. Sizemore            2b        Metzger             ss
3. Torre               3b        Cedeno              cf
4. Simmons             c         Watson              1b
5. J. Cruz             rf        Rader               3b
6. McBride             cf        Wynn                rf
7. McCarver            1b        Edwards             c
8. Tyson               ss        Helms               2b
9. Nagy                p         Griffin             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock struck out; Sizemore flied out to left;
Torre flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gallagher singled to third; Metzger singled to first
[Gallagher to second]; Cedeno out on a sacrifice bunt (first
unassisted) [Gallagher to third, Metzger to second]; Watson
struck out; Rader struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons homered; J. Cruz singled to center;
McBride struck out while J. Cruz was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); McCarver flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn flied out to left; Edwards flied out to center;
Helms singled to right; Griffin flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Tyson flied out to center; Nagy struck out; Brock
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gallagher singled to right; Metzger grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Gallagher to second]; Cedeno flied out to
right; Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Sizemore walked; Torre walked [Sizemore to
second]; Simmons struck out; J. Cruz singled to right [Sizemore
scored, Torre to second]; McBride flied out to center; McCarver
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn flied
out to left; Edwards flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Tyson grounded out (third to first); Nagy struck
out; Brock grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Helms singled to left; Griffin grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Helms out at
second]; Gallagher popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Sizemore grounded out (third to first); Torre
flied out to center; Simmons singled to center; J. Cruz forced
Simmons (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger singled to right; Cedeno popped to second;
Watson doubled to right [Metzger to third]; Rader singled to
center [Metzger scored, Watson scored]; Wynn singled to third
[Rader to second]; Edwards forced Wynn (second to shortstop)
[Rader to third]; Helms singled to center [Rader scored, Edwards
to second]; MAY BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; SEGUI REPLACED NAGY
(PITCHING); May struck out; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: PIZARRO REPLACED MAY (PITCHING); AGEE BATTED FOR
MCBRIDE; Agee popped to third in foul territory; McCarver flied
out to center; Tyson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: AGEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Gallagher struck
out; Metzger was called out on strikes; Cedeno walked; Cedeno
stole second; Watson was walked intentionally; Cedeno was picked
off and caught stealing third (catcher to shortstop to third); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: MELENDEZ BATTED FOR SEGUI; Melendez flied out to
center; Brock singled to left; FORSCH REPLACED PIZARRO
(PITCHING); Brock stole second; Sizemore doubled to right [Brock
scored]; Torre grounded out (second to first) [Sizemore to
third]; Simmons grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: PENA REPLACED MELENDEZ (PITCHING); Rader struck out;
Wynn singled to third; Edwards flied out to center; Helms
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: J. Cruz struck out; Agee flied out to center;
McCarver singled to left; CARBO BATTED FOR TYSON; Carbo struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: KELLEHER REPLACED CARBO (PLAYING SS); STEWART BATTED
FOR FORSCH; Stewart grounded out (third to first); Gallagher
singled to right; REITZ REPLACED PENA (PLAYING 3B); TORRE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HRABOSKY REPLACED MCCARVER
(PITCHING); Metzger struck out; Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 10TH: RAY REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Reitz grounded
out (third to first); Brock struck out; Sizemore lined to third;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Watson flied out to center; Rader doubled to left;
Wynn was walked intentionally; JUTZE BATTED FOR EDWARDS; MURPHY
REPLACED HRABOSKY (PITCHING); Jutze grounded into a double play
(second to first) [Wynn out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 11TH: JUTZE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Torre
grounded out (shortstop to first); Simmons grounded out (second
to first); J. Cruz popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 11TH: Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); Ray
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gallagher struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 12TH: Agee flied out to center; Murphy popped to
shortstop; Kelleher popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 12TH: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno
singled to right; Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Watson walked; Murphy threw a wild pitch [Watson to
second]; Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 13TH: Reitz grounded out (third to first); Brock
grounded out (second to first); Sizemore singled to left; Torre
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 13TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Jutze grounded out
(second to first); Helms grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 14TH: Simmons grounded out (second to first); J. Cruz
lined to right; Agee walked; HEINTZELMAN BATTED FOR MURPHY; Agee
stole second; Heintzelman was walked intentionally; Kelleher
walked [Agee to third, Heintzelman to second]; Reitz singled to
center [Agee scored, Heintzelman scored, Kelleher to second];
CRAWFORD REPLACED RAY (PITCHING); Brock doubled to right
[Kelleher scored, Reitz to third]; UPSHAW REPLACED CRAWFORD
(PITCHING); Sizemore grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 14TH: FOLKERS REPLACED HEINTZELMAN (PITCHING); CAMPBELL
BATTED FOR UPSHAW; Campbell struck out; Gallagher lined to
first; Metzger singled to right; Cedeno doubled to left [Metzger
to third]; Watson flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6  10   0    8
 Astros           3  16   0   13


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