St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 64
Played on Friday, June 13, 1975 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2 10  2
STL N    2  0  0    3  0  0    1  0  x  -   6  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milbourne 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Gross lf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       4   1
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   1      10   0
Cruz rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Jutze c                       4   0   2   1       0   0       3   1
Siebert p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Howard ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  May ph                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   2  10   1       0   3      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Milbourne (3), Watson (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (17,off Reed); Watson (11,off Reed).
GDP: Milbourne (2,off Reed).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rader (3,2nd base off Reed/Simmons).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brock lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Sizemore 2b                   3   1   1   1       1   0       2   1
Davis rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Smith 1b                      4   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
Simmons c                     3   1   1   0       1   0       3   1
Melendez cf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Reitz 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Guerrero ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Reed p                        3   2   2   2       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   6   9   5       2   2      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Guerrero-Smith.
E: Brock (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Sizemore (11,off Siebert); Reed (3,off Siebert).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock 2 (19,2nd base off Siebert/Jutze 2).
CS: Reitz (1,2nd base by Siebert/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Siebert L(0-1)                4     7   5   4   1   0   0  20
Forsch                        2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Niekro                        2     2   1   1   1   2   0   9
Totals                        8     9   6   5   2   2   0  35

WP: Niekro (1).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reed W(7-5)                   9    10   2   1   0   3   0  36


Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Shag Crawford, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 20557


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Milbourne           2b        Brock               lf
2. Gross               lf        Sizemore            2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Davis               rf
4. Watson              1b        Smith               1b
5. Cruz                rf        Simmons             c
6. Rader               3b        Melendez            cf
7. Metzger             ss        Reitz               3b
8. Jutze               c         Guerrero            ss
9. Siebert             p         Reed                p

ASTROS 1ST: Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted); Gross
grounded out (second to first); Cedeno doubled to left; Watson
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Brock singled to center; Brock stole second;
Sizemore doubled to left [Brock scored]; Davis flied out to
right; Smith singled to left [Sizemore scored]; Simmons flied
out to center; Melendez forced Smith (shortstop to second); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz made an out to shortstop; Rader singled to
right; Rader stole second; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Rader to third]; Jutze singled to left [Rader scored];
Siebert flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Reitz reached on an error by Watson; Reitz was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Guerrero flied
out to right; Reed grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted); Gross
singled to left; Cedeno made an out to second; Watson doubled to
right [Gross to third]; Cruz flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Brock grounded out (second to first); Sizemore
walked; Davis flied out to center; Smith grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader flied out to center; Metzger flied out to
left; Jutze grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Simmons singled to center; Melendez singled to
left [Simmons to second]; Reitz singled to left [Simmons to
third, Melendez to second]; Guerrero flied out to left; Reed
doubled to left [Simmons scored, Melendez scored, Reitz out at
home (left to shortstop to catcher)]; Brock reached on an error
by Milbourne [Reed scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Brock stole
second; Sizemore flied out to left; 3 R (2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 5TH: HOWARD BATTED FOR SIEBERT; Howard singled to center;
Milbourne flied out to left; Gross singled to left [Howard to
second]; Cedeno grounded out (third to first) [Howard to third,
Gross to second]; Watson struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: FORSCH REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Davis grounded
out (first unassisted); Smith flied out to left; Simmons
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz flied out to center; Rader grounded out (first
unassisted); Metzger popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 6TH: Melendez flied out to right; Reitz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Guerrero grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Jutze singled to center; BOSWELL BATTED FOR FORSCH;
Boswell made an out to second; Milbourne grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Jutze out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 7TH: NIEKRO REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Reed singled
to right; Brock grounded out (first unassisted) [Reed to
second]; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Reed to third]; Sizemore
grounded out (third to first); Davis singled to right [Reed
scored]; Smith struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Gross flied out to left; Cedeno singled to left;
Watson singled to left [Cedeno scored (error by Brock)
(unearned), Watson to third]; Cruz flied out to center; Rader
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: Simmons walked; Melendez grounded out (first
unassisted) [Simmons to second]; Reitz struck out; Guerrero
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Metzger grounded out (catcher to first); Jutze flied
out to left; MAY BATTED FOR NIEKRO; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2  10   2    7
 Cardinals        6   9   1    5


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