Houston Astros 3, St. Louis Cardinals 0
Regular Season Game 32
Played on Wednesday, May 13, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   3  6  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Templeton ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
Scott cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Lezcano lf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   0   0       0   0      11   1
Hendrick rf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Oberkfell 3b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Tenace c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Herr 2b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Shirley p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Porter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Otten p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   5   0       1   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Templeton-Hernandez, Herr-Templeton-Hernandez.
E: Lezcano (1).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Scott (5,2nd base by Sutton/Pujols).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl cf                       2   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Garcia ss                     4   0   1   1       0   0       3   2
Woods rf                      2   1   1   0       2   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Howe 3b                       3   1   1   2       1   0       0   0
Roberts 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       9   1
Pujols c                      4   0   2   0       0   0       4   1
Landestoy 2b                  2   0   0   0       2   0       2   5
Sutton p                      2   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
Totals                       27   3   6   3       8   3      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Garcia (2,off Shirley); Roberts (2,off Otten).
HR: Howe (3,3rd inning off Shirley 1 on 2 out).
SH: Sutton (1,off Shirley).
GDP: Landestoy (2,off Shirley); Cruz (2,off Shirley).
IBB: Howe (2,by Shirley); Landestoy (1,by Otten).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (5,2nd base off Shirley/Tenace).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Shirley L(4-1)                7     5   3   3   7   2   1  31
Otten                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8     6   3   3   8   3   1  36

WP: Shirley (1).
IBB: Shirley (1,Howe); Otten (2,Landestoy).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton W(3-4)                 9     5   0   0   1   4   0  32


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 21705


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Templeton           ss        Puhl                cf
2. Scott               cf        Garcia              ss
3. Lezcano             lf        Woods               rf
4. Hernandez           1b        Cruz                lf
5. Hendrick            rf        Howe                3b
6. Oberkfell           3b        Roberts             1b
7. Tenace              c         Pujols              c
8. Herr                2b        Landestoy           2b
9. Shirley             p         Sutton              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Templeton grounded out (second to first); Scott
singled to center; Scott was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Lezcano flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl walked; Garcia flied to left; Puhl stole
second; Woods walked; Shirley threw a wild pitch [Puhl to third,
Woods to second]; Cruz struck out; Howe grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hernandez flied to right; Hendrick singled to
left; Oberkfell flied to center; Tenace popped to shortstop; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Roberts flied to center; Pujols grounded out
(shortstop to first); Landestoy walked; Sutton walked [Landestoy
to second]; Puhl lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Herr flied to left; Shirley singled to center;
Templeton flied to left; Scott popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Garcia grounded out (pitcher to first); Woods
singled to left [Woods to second (error by Lezcano)]; Cruz
grounded out (first unassisted) [Woods to third]; Howe homered
[Woods scored]; Roberts popped to catcher in foul territory; 2
R, 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Lezcano walked; Hernandez flied to left; Hendrick
popped to second in foul territory; Oberkfell grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pujols singled to left; Landestoy grounded into a
double play (shortstop to shortstop to first) [Pujols out at
second]; Sutton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Tenace grounded out (pitcher to first); Herr
grounded out (pitcher to second to first); Shirley struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl walked; Garcia doubled to left [Puhl scored];
Woods grounded out (third to first); Cruz struck out; Howe was
walked intentionally; Roberts popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Templeton grounded out (second to first); Scott
struck out; Lezcano grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Pujols singled to center; Landestoy flied to center;
Sutton out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Pujols to
second]; Puhl flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Hernandez grounded out (first to pitcher);
Hendrick struck out; Oberkfell lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Garcia grounded out (third to first); Woods walked;
Cruz grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Woods out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Tenace singled to left; On a bunt Herr singled to
third [Tenace to second]; PORTER BATTED FOR SHIRLEY; Porter
popped to first; Templeton was called out on strikes; Scott
flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: OTTEN REPLACED PORTER (PITCHING); Howe popped to
catcher in foul territory; Roberts doubled to left; Pujols lined
to first; Landestoy was walked intentionally; Sutton was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Lezcano grounded out (shortstop to first);
Hernandez grounded out (second to first); Hendrick popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        0   5   1    5
 Astros           3   6   0    9


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