St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Monday, April 26, 1993 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3  6  0
HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gilkey lf                     3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
O. Smith ss                   4   0   1   2       0   0       5   7
Jefferies 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      12   3
  Brewer 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Zeile 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Whiten rf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Lankford cf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Alicea 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       0   3
Villanueva c                  3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Magrane p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Oquendo ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Pena pr                     0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lancaster p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  L. Smith p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       2   6      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Alicea-O. Smith-Jefferies, O. Smith-Jefferies.

BATTING - 
2B: Gilkey (5,off Drabek).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gilkey (2,2nd base off Drabek/Taubensee); Whiten (1,2nd base off Drabek/Taubensee).
CS: O. Smith (1,2nd base by Hernandez/Taubensee).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       1   4
Parker cf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bass ph,rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       8   1
Anthony rf,cf                 4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Caminiti 3b                   3   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
Gonzalez lf                   2   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cedeno ss                     3   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Taubensee c                   3   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Drabek p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Bell p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Candaele ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       28   2   6   2       2   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Biggio (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (3,off Magrane); Anthony (6,off Magrane).
SH: Parker (1,off Magrane).
HBP: Gonzalez (4,by Magrane).
GDP: Caminiti (3,off Magrane); Bass (1,off Lancaster).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (4,2nd base off Magrane/Villanueva).
CS: Gonzalez (1,2nd base by Magrane/Villanueva); Cedeno (1,2nd base by Magrane/Villanueva).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Magrane W(1-2)                7     5   2   2   2   1   0  26
Lancaster                     1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
L. Smith SV(8)                1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   2   3   0  32

HBP: Magrane (2,Gonzalez).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drabek L(2-3)                 7     6   3   2   2   4   0  29
Bell                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Hernandez                     1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     6   3   2   2   6   0  34

Drabek faced 3 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 16511


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Gilkey              lf        Biggio              2b
2. O. Smith            ss        Parker              cf
3. Jefferies           1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Zeile               3b        Anthony             rf
5. Whiten              rf        Caminiti            3b
6. Lankford            cf        Gonzalez            lf
7. Alicea              2b        Cedeno              ss
8. Villanueva          c         Taubensee           c
9. Magrane             p         Drabek              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Gilkey struck out; O. Smith flied to left;
Jefferies singled to left; Zeile struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Biggio stole second; Parker out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio scored]; Anthony
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Whiten reached on an error by Biggio [Whiten to
first]; Lankford singled to right [Whiten to third, Lankford out
at second (right to third to second)]; Alicea grounded out
(second to first) [Whiten scored (unearned)]; Villanueva was
called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti walked; Gonzalez was hit by a pitch
[Caminiti to second]; Cedeno doubled to center [Caminiti scored,
Gonzalez to third]; Taubensee popped to center; Drabek struck
out; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Magrane popped to third; Gilkey walked; Gilkey
stole second; O. Smith grounded out (second to first) [Gilkey to
third]; Jefferies grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Parker grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
flied to right; Anthony doubled to shortstop; Caminiti flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Zeile popped to right; Whiten singled to center;
Whiten stole second; Lankford struck out; Alicea grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Gonzalez singled to center; Gonzalez was caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Cedeno grounded
out (third to first); Taubensee grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Villanueva lined to third; Magrane flied to left;
Gilkey grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Drabek popped to shortstop; Biggio grounded out
(second to first); Parker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: O. Smith grounded out (pitcher to first);
Jefferies grounded out (first to pitcher); Zeile grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell singled to center; Anthony popped to left;
Caminiti grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Bagwell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Whiten flied to left; Lankford grounded out
(first unassisted); Alicea singled to center; Villanueva flied
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
singled to left; Cedeno was caught stealing second (pitcher to
first to shortstop); Taubensee flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: OQUENDO BATTED FOR MAGRANE; Oquendo walked; PENA
RAN FOR OQUENDO; Gilkey doubled to left [Pena to third]; O.
Smith singled to second [Pena scored, Gilkey scored]; BELL
REPLACED DRABEK (PITCHING); Jefferies flied to right; HERNANDEZ
REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); CANDAELE REPLACED BELL (PLAYING SS);
Zeile popped to right; O. Smith was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LANCASTER REPLACED PENA (PITCHING); Candaele
grounded out (first to pitcher); Biggio singled to center; BASS
BATTED FOR PARKER; Bass grounded into a double play (shortstop
to first) [Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: BASS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); ANTHONY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Whiten struck out; Lankford flied to
center; Alicea was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: L. SMITH REPLACED LANCASTER (PITCHING); BREWER
REPLACED JEFFERIES (PLAYING 1B); Bagwell struck out; Anthony
grounded out (third to first); Caminiti struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3   6   0    4
 Astros           2   6   1    3


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