St. Louis Cardinals 10, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 11, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

STL N    0  1  2    0  0  0    7  0  0  -  10  9  0
HOU N    0  0  6    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   6  8  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   2   2   1       1   0       3   1
Renteria ss                   4   1   2   4       0   1       2   4
Lankford lf                   5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
McGwire 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   1       7   0
Edmonds cf                    3   2   3   1       1   0       3   0
Tatis 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
Davis rf                      2   1   0   0       2   0       3   0
Matheny c                     2   1   1   0       0   0       5   1
  Howard ph                   1   1   1   4       0   0       0   0
  Wainhouse p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dunston ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mohler p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stephenson p                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Marrero ph,c                1   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Totals                       31  10   9  10       7   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vina-Renteria-McGwire.

BATTING - 
2B: Matheny (4,off Holt).
3B: Vina (4,off Holt).
HR: Edmonds (3,2nd inning off Holt 0 on 1 out); Howard (1,7th inning off Holt
3 on 1 out); Renteria (3,7th inning off Henry 2 on 1 out).
SF: Renteria (1,off Holt).
GDP: Tatis (1,off Holt); Stephenson (1,off Holt); Renteria (1,off Holt).
Team LOB: 2.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       2   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   2       0   2       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   1      10   1
Hidalgo lf                    3   1   0   0       0   1       1   0
Alou rf                       3   1   1   2       1   0       1   0
Spiers 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Meluskey c                    4   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
Bogar ss                      3   1   1   0       1   0       4   5
Holt p                        2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Maddux p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ward ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6   8   6       2   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Biggio-Bogar-Bagwell, Bagwell-Bogar-Biggio, Spiers-Biggio-Bagwell, Bogar-Spiers.

BATTING - 
2B: Spiers (1,off Mohler).
3B: Cedeno (2,off Stephenson).
HR: Bagwell (1,3rd inning off Stephenson 1 on 1 out); Alou (2,3rd inning off
Stephenson 1 on 1 out).
SH: Holt (1,off Stephenson).
HBP: Hidalgo (1,by Stephenson).
GDP: Biggio (1,off Stephenson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hidalgo (1,2nd base off Stephenson/Matheny).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stephenson W(2-0)             6     7   6   6   2   4   2  27
Wainhouse                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Mohler                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Veres                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   6   6   2   7   2  37

HBP: Stephenson (2,Hidalgo).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt L(0-2)                   6.1   7   9   9   5   5   2  28
Henry                         1.2   1   1   1   2   1   1   7
Maddux                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9  10  10   7   6   3  39


Umpires: HP - Dan Iassogna, 1B - Mark Hirschbeck, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Brian O'Nora
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 37463


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Vina                2b        Biggio              2b
2. Renteria            ss        Cedeno              cf
3. Lankford            lf        Bagwell             1b
4. McGwire             1b        Hidalgo             lf
5. Edmonds             cf        Alou                rf
6. Tatis               3b        Spiers              3b
7. Davis               rf        Meluskey            c
8. Matheny             c         Bogar               ss
9. Stephenson          p         Holt                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina grounded out (first unassisted); Renteria
struck out; Lankford was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno was
called out on strikes; Bagwell lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McGwire grounded out (second to first); Edmonds
homered; Tatis was called out on strikes; Davis grounded out
(catcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo struck out; Alou walked; Spiers popped to
catcher in foul territory; Meluskey grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Matheny doubled to right; Stephenson struck out;
Vina tripled to right [Matheny scored]; Renteria hit a sacrifice
fly to right [Vina scored]; Lankford grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogar walked; Holt out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Bogar to second]; Biggio singled to right [Bogar to
third]; Cedeno tripled to right [Bogar scored, Biggio scored];
Bagwell homered [Cedeno scored]; Hidalgo was hit by a pitch;
Hidalgo stole second; Alou homered [Hidalgo scored]; Spiers
flied to center; Meluskey was called out on strikes; 6 R, 4 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 4TH: McGwire grounded out (shortstop to first);
Edmonds singled to center; Tatis grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Edmonds out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Bogar grounded out (catcher to first); Holt singled
to left; Biggio grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Holt out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
3, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 5TH: Davis walked; Matheny forced Davis (pitcher to
shortstop); On a bunt Stephenson grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop to second) [Matheny out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno flied to center; Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Hidalgo popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 6TH: On a bunt Vina singled to first; Renteria
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Vina out
at second]; Lankford flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou flied to right; Spiers singled to center;
Meluskey flied to left; Bogar singled to center [Spiers to
second]; Holt was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: McGwire walked; Edmonds singled to right [McGwire
to second]; Tatis struck out; Davis walked [McGwire to third,
Edmonds to second]; HOWARD BATTED FOR MATHENY; Howard homered
[McGwire scored, Edmonds scored, Davis scored]; MARRERO BATTED
FOR STEPHENSON; Marrero walked; Vina walked [Marrero to second];
HENRY REPLACED HOLT (PITCHING); Renteria homered [Marrero
scored, Vina scored]; Lankford flied to left; McGwire was called
out on strikes; 7 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: MARRERO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); WAINHOUSE
REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Biggio flied to right; Cedeno was
called out on strikes; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: Edmonds walked; Tatis walked [Edmonds to second];
Davis grounded out (shortstop to first) [Edmonds to third, Tatis
to second]; DUNSTON BATTED FOR WAINHOUSE; Dunston lined into a
double play (shortstop to third) [Edmonds out at third]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: MOHLER REPLACED DUNSTON (PITCHING); Hidalgo grounded
out (shortstop to first); Alou popped to second; Spiers doubled
to right; Meluskey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: MADDUX REPLACED HENRY (PITCHING); Marrero
grounded out (pitcher to first); Vina popped to first in foul
territory; Renteria singled to left; Lankford popped to third; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

ASTROS 9TH: VERES REPLACED MOHLER (PITCHING); Bogar flied to
right; WARD BATTED FOR MADDUX; Ward flied to center; Biggio
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 10, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals       10   9   0    2
 Astros           6   8   0    4


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