Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 1

Regular Season Game 111

Doubleheader Nightcap

Played on Saturday, August 6, 1977 (N) at Astrodome

STL N 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 1 5 0 HOU N 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 x - 4 6 2

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABrock lf 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 0 Templeton ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 Cruz rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Simmons c 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 1 Hernandez 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 7 0 Mumphrey cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 Reitz 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 Tyson 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 Hrabosky p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Underwood p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Phillips ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Carroll p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Kessinger 2b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0Totals32 1 5 1 1 2 24 6FIELDING -PB:Simmons (5).BATTING -GDP:Tyson (5,off Dixon).Team LOB:5.

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AHoward lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 7 0 Cabell 3b 4 2 2 0 0 1 0 3 Cedeno cf 4 2 2 4 0 0 1 0 Watson 1b 3 0 1 0 1 0 9 2 Ferguson c 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Howe 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 3 Cruz rf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 Gonzalez ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 Dixon p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 1Totals30 4 6 4 2 5 27 10FIELDING -DP:2. Howe-Gonzalez-Watson, Howe-Watson.E:Cabell (14), Gonzalez (23).BATTING -2B:Watson (27,off Carroll).3B:Cabell (7,off Underwood).HR:Cedeno 2 (7,3rd inning off Underwood 1 on 1 out,8th inning off Hrabosky 0 on 0 out).SH:Dixon (1,off Underwood).Team LOB:5.BASERUNNING -SB:Cedeno (34,2nd base off Underwood/Simmons).

PITCHING

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPUnderwood L(6-7) 4 4 3 3 2 3 1 19 Carroll 2 1 0 0 0 1 0 7 Hrabosky 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 7Totals8 6 4 4 2 5 2 33

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDixon W(1-0) 9 5 1 1 1 2 0 33Umpires:HP - Ed Montague, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Frank PulliTime of Game:2:02Attendance:34521 Starting Lineups: St. Louis Cardinals Houston Astros 1. Brock lf Howard lf 2. Templeton ss Cabell 3b 3. Cruz rf Cedeno cf 4. Simmons c Watson 1b 5. Hernandez 1b Ferguson c 6. Mumphrey cf Howe 2b 7. Reitz 3b Cruz rf 8. Tyson 2b Gonzalez ss 9. Underwood p Dixon p CARDINALS 1ST: Brock grounded out (first to pitcher); Templeton reached on an error by Gonzalez [Templeton to second]; Cruz popped to second; Simmons grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Howard grounded out (third to first); Cabell tripled to right; Cedeno reached on a fielder's choice [Cabell scored]; Cedeno stole second; Watson walked; Ferguson lined to center [Cedeno to third]; Howe grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1. CARDINALS 2ND: Hernandez singled to first; Mumphrey grounded out (first unassisted) [Hernandez to second]; Reitz grounded out (first to pitcher) [Hernandez to third]; Tyson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (catcher to first); Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Dixon grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1. CARDINALS 3RD: Underwood flied out to right; Brock flied out to left; Templeton flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1. ASTROS 3RD: Howard was called out on strikes; Cabell singled to left; Cedeno homered [Cabell scored]; Watson popped to second; Ferguson popped to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 3. CARDINALS 4TH: Cruz popped to first in foul territory; Simmons grounded out (first unassisted); Hernandez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 3. ASTROS 4TH: Howe singled to center; Simmons allowed a passed ball [Howe to second]; Cruz walked; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Dixon out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Howe to third, Cruz to second]; Howard popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 3. CARDINALS 5TH: Mumphrey walked; Reitz singled to left [Mumphrey to second]; Tyson forced Reitz (third to second) [Mumphrey to third]; PHILLIPS BATTED FOR UNDERWOOD; Phillips struck out; Brock singled to first [Mumphrey scored, Tyson to second]; Templeton grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. ASTROS 5TH: CARROLL REPLACED PHILLIPS (PITCHING); Cabell was called out on strikes; Cedeno flied out to left; Watson doubled to right; Ferguson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. CARDINALS 6TH: Cruz lined to left; Simmons flied out to left; Hernandez flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. ASTROS 6TH: Howe popped to second; Cruz popped to shortstop in foul territory; Gonzalez flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. CARDINALS 7TH: Mumphrey flied out to left; Reitz reached on an error by Cabell [Reitz to first]; Tyson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Reitz out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. ASTROS 7TH: HRABOSKY REPLACED TYSON (PITCHING); KESSINGER REPLACED CARROLL (PLAYING 2B); Dixon popped to first in foul territory; Howard grounded out (third to first); Cabell flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. CARDINALS 8TH: Kessinger singled to center; Brock flied out to right; Templeton flied out to left; Cruz grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 3. ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno homered; Watson flied out to center; Ferguson flied out to left; Howe struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 4. CARDINALS 9TH: Simmons singled to center; Hernandez lined into a double play (second to first) [Simmons out at first]; Mumphrey flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Cardinals 1 5 0 5 Astros 4 6 2 5

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