St. Louis Cardinals 8, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Tuesday, May 21, 1996 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  3  0    5  0  0  -   8 13  0
HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2 11  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Sweeney lf                    5   1   1   1       0   4       3   0
Smith ss                      5   1   2   1       0   0       3   3
Jordan rf                     5   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Lankford cf                   5   0   2   0       0   2       1   0
Gaetti 3b                     4   1   0   0       1   2       0   1
Mabry 1b                      5   1   4   3       0   0       5   0
Pagnozzi c                    4   1   1   0       0   2       9   2
Alicea 2b                     4   2   2   1       0   1       4   2
Stottlemyre p                 3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  Mathews p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   8  13   7       1  15      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gaetti-Alicea-Mabry, Smith-Alicea-Mabry.

BATTING - 
2B: Mabry 2 (10,off Reynolds,off Hernandez); Alicea (14,off Reynolds).
SH: Stottlemyre (3,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Lankford (2,2nd base by Reynolds/Wilkins).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     5   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   2   1       1   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   1   1   1       2   0       3   1
Bell rf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
May lf                        4   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Wilkins c                     4   0   0   0       1   3      14   1
Miller ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Spiers 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   2       0   3
Reynolds p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cangelosi ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Young p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2  11   2       6   9      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Spiers (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bell (16,off Stottlemyre).
HR: Bagwell (14,1st inning off Stottlemyre 0 on 2 out).
SH: Reynolds (6,off Stottlemyre).
HBP: Bagwell (3,by Stottlemyre).
GDP: Hunter (2,off Stottlemyre); Miller (3,off Stottlemyre).
IBB: Bagwell (9,by Stottlemyre).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bell (9,3rd base off Stottlemyre/Pagnozzi); Biggio (8,3rd base off Stottlemyre/Pagnozzi);
Bagwell (9,2nd base off Stottlemyre/Pagnozzi).
CS: Hunter (5,2nd base by Stottlemyre/Pagnozzi).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stottlemyre W(4-2)            7.1  11   2   2   6   9   1  37
Mathews                       1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    11   2   2   6   9   1  42

HBP: Stottlemyre (2,Bagwell).
IBB: Stottlemyre (3,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(6-3)               6.1  10   6   6   0  12   0  29
Hernandez                     1.2   2   2   2   1   3   0   8
Young                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    13   8   8   1  15   0  42

WP: Reynolds (4).

Umpires: HP - Rich Rieker, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 17935


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Sweeney             lf        Hunter              cf
2. Smith               ss        Biggio              2b
3. Jordan              rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Lankford            cf        Bell                rf
5. Gaetti              3b        May                 lf
6. Mabry               1b        Wilkins             c
7. Pagnozzi            c         Miller              ss
8. Alicea              2b        Spiers              3b
9. Stottlemyre         p         Reynolds            p

CARDINALS 1ST: Sweeney struck out; Smith singled to center;
Jordan forced Smith (third to second); Lankford struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
flied to left; Bagwell homered; Bell doubled to center; Bell
stole third; May struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Gaetti flied to center; Mabry doubled to right;
Pagnozzi struck out; Alicea struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilkins walked; Miller singled to center [Wilkins to
second]; Spiers singled to left [Wilkins to third, Miller to
second]; Reynolds popped to first; Hunter grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Spiers out at second]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Stottlemyre struck out; Sweeney struck out; Smith
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: On a bunt Biggio singled to pitcher; Bagwell walked
[Biggio to second]; Bell popped to second; May walked [Biggio to
third, Bagwell to second]; Wilkins struck out; Miller struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Jordan grounded out (third to first); Lankford
struck out; Gaetti was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Spiers singled to pitcher; Reynolds out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Spiers to second]; Hunter
singled to second [Spiers to third]; Biggio singled to right
[Spiers scored, Hunter to third, Biggio to second]; Bagwell was
walked intentionally; Bell struck out; May flied to left; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Mabry singled to center; Pagnozzi singled to
center [Mabry to second]; Alicea doubled to right [Mabry scored,
Pagnozzi to third]; Stottlemyre struck out; Sweeney struck out
but Pagnozzi advanced to home and Alicea advanced to third and
Sweeney advanced to first on a wild pitch; Smith grounded out
(pitcher unassisted) [Alicea scored, Sweeney to second]; Jordan
struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilkins struck out; Miller flied to left; Spiers was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Lankford singled to center; Lankford was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); Gaetti struck out; Mabry
singled to right; Pagnozzi flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds struck out; Hunter singled to left; Hunter
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Biggio
walked; Bagwell was hit by a pitch [Biggio to second]; Biggio
stole third and Bagwell stole second; Bell flied to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Alicea singled to right; Stottlemyre out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Alicea to second]; Sweeney
singled to center [Alicea scored]; Smith singled to right
[Sweeney to second]; HERNANDEZ REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING);
Jordan singled to center [Sweeney scored, Smith to second];
Lankford flied to left; Gaetti walked [Smith to third, Jordan to
second]; Mabry doubled to right [Smith scored, Jordan scored,
Gaetti scored]; Pagnozzi struck out; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: May singled to center; Wilkins struck out; Miller
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [May
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Alicea lined to center; Stottlemyre struck out;
Sweeney struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers struck out; CANGELOSI BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ;
Cangelosi walked; Hunter singled to pitcher [Cangelosi to
second]; MATHEWS REPLACED STOTTLEMYRE (PITCHING); Biggio lined
to right; Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: YOUNG REPLACED CANGELOSI (PITCHING); Smith
grounded out (third to first); Jordan reached on an error by
Spiers; Lankford singled to right [Jordan to second]; Gaetti
flied to right [Jordan to third]; Mabry flied to left; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Bell popped to shortstop; May lined to shortstop;
Wilkins grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        8  13   0    7
 Astros           2  11   1   13


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