Houston Astros 2, St. Louis Cardinals 1

Regular Season Game 46

Played on Friday, June 2, 1978 (N) at Astrodome

STL N 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 1 5 0 HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 - 2 5 1

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABrock lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 Templeton ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 4 Hendrick cf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 Simmons c 2 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 Hernandez 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 15 1 Morales rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 Reitz 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Tyson 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 7 Denny p 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 2Totals32 1 5 1 4 4 25 16FIELDING -DP:1. Tyson-Hernandez.BATTING -2B:Simmons (20,off Andujar).GDP:Templeton (4,off Andujar).Team LOB:8.BASERUNNING -SB:Hernandez (3,2nd base off Andujar/Herrmann).

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO APuhl cf 4 0 1 0 0 0 5 0 Sexton ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 3 Alou ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Cabell 3b 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 Cruz rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 Watson 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 Walling lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 Howe 2b 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 Herrmann c 2 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 Andujar p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Bergman ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 Sambito p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals29 2 5 2 2 1 27 8FIELDING -DP:1. Watson-Sexton.E:Cabell (8).BATTING -2B:Howe (15,off Denny).HR:Cruz (3,9th inning off Denny 1 on 1 out).IBB:Herrmann (1,by Denny).Team LOB:4.

PITCHING

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDenny L(4-4) 8.1 5 2 2 2 1 1 31IBB:Denny (1,Herrmann).

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPAndujar 8 4 1 1 4 2 0 32 Sambito W(3-3) 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 4Totals9 5 1 1 4 4 0 36Umpires:HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Harry WendelstedtTime of Game:2:00Attendance:10315 Starting Lineups: St. Louis Cardinals Houston Astros 1. Brock lf Puhl cf 2. Templeton ss Sexton ss 3. Hendrick cf Cabell 3b 4. Simmons c Cruz rf 5. Hernandez 1b Watson 1b 6. Morales rf Walling lf 7. Reitz 3b Howe 2b 8. Tyson 2b Herrmann c 9. Denny p Andujar p CARDINALS 1ST: Brock singled to left; Templeton grounded into a double play (first to shortstop) [Brock out at second]; Hendrick struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 1ST: Puhl made an out to second; Sexton grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell singled to center; Cruz grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Simmons flied out to right; Hernandez singled to right; Hernandez stole second; Morales walked; Reitz flied out to left; Tyson forced Morales (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 2ND: Watson made an out to pitcher; Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); Howe grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 3RD: Denny grounded out (pitcher to first); Brock grounded out (second to first); Templeton struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 3RD: Herrmann grounded out (second to first); Andujar grounded out (second to first); Puhl flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 4TH: Hendrick grounded out (shortstop to first); Simmons walked; Hernandez flied out to center; Morales popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 4TH: Sexton grounded out (pitcher to first); Cabell struck out; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 5TH: Reitz grounded out (shortstop to first); Tyson popped to shortstop in foul territory; Denny grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. ASTROS 5TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Walling grounded out (first unassisted); Howe doubled to left; Herrmann was walked intentionally; Andujar forced Herrmann (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0. CARDINALS 6TH: Brock flied out to left; Templeton flied out to center; Hendrick walked; Simmons doubled to center [Hendrick scored]; Hernandez flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 6TH: Puhl singled to left; Sexton lined into a double play (second to first) [Puhl out at first]; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 7TH: Morales flied out to center; Reitz reached on an error by Cabell [Reitz to first]; Tyson made an out to shortstop; Denny grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 7TH: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); Watson flied out to right; Walling grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 8TH: Brock grounded out (second to first); Templeton made an out to shortstop; Hendrick singled to left; Simmons walked [Hendrick to second]; Hernandez flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 8TH: Howe flied out to left; Herrmann grounded out (second to first); BERGMAN BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Bergman walked; Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. CARDINALS 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Morales singled to center; Reitz made an out to second; Tyson struck out; Denny struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 0. ASTROS 9TH: ALOU BATTED FOR SEXTON; Alou grounded out (third to first); Cabell singled to right; Cruz homered [Cabell scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Cardinals 1, Astros 2. Final Totals R H E LOB Cardinals 1 5 0 8 Astros 2 5 1 4

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