Houston Astros 7, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 11
Played on Saturday, April 14, 2001 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  1    0  2  0    2  1  0  -   7  7  0
STL N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   4  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       5   0   0   0       1   2       2   5
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       2   1       1   3
Bagwell 1b                    3   2   1   0       2   0      10   1
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Berkman lf                    4   2   2   1       1   1       1   0
Truby 3b                      3   3   2   4       2   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Barker cf                     3   0   1   1       1   2       1   0
Elarton p                     1   0   0   1       0   1       1   2
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hayes ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   7   7   7      10   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Elarton-Biggio-Bagwell, Biggio-Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (3,off Ankiel); Berkman (2,off Timlin).
HR: Truby 2 (6,3rd inning off Ankiel 0 on 2 out,5th inning off Ankiel 1 on
1 out).
SH: Elarton (1,off Ankiel).
SF: Barker (1,off Timlin).
HBP: Elarton 2 (2,by Ankiel,by Timlin); Hidalgo (3,by Hutchinson).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Lugo (2,2nd base by Stechschulte/Matheny).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Polanco ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Edmonds cf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Bonilla 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   2       4   1
Lankford lf                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Pujols 3b                     2   1   1   1       1   1       2   1
Drew rf                       3   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
Matheny c                     3   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
Ankiel p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Stechschulte p              0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Paquette ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hutchinson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Timlin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McGwire ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matthews p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   5   4       1   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
PB: Matheny (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Edmonds (4,1st inning off Elarton 0 on 2 out); Bonilla (1,1st inning off
Elarton 0 on 2 out); Pujols (4,8th inning off Elarton 0 on 0 out); Drew
(3,8th inning off Franklin 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Polanco (2,off Elarton); Matheny (3,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 0.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(2-1)                7     4   3   3   1   6   3  24
Franklin                      1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Wagner SV(4)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   4   4   1   7   4  31

Elarton faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ankiel L(1-1)                 5     5   4   4   5   6   2  26
Stechschulte                  1     0   0   0   1   2   0   3
Hutchinson                    0     0   2   2   3   0   0   4
Timlin                        2     1   1   1   1   0   0   9
Matthews                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   7   7  10   9   2  46

Hutchinson faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Ankiel (1).
HBP: Ankiel (1,Elarton); Hutchinson (1,Hidalgo); Timlin (1,Elarton).

Umpires: HP - Hunter Wendelstedt, 1B - Scott Higgins, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Dan Morrison
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 39235


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Lugo                ss        Vina                2b
2. Biggio              2b        Polanco             ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Edmonds             cf
4. Hidalgo             rf        Bonilla             1b
5. Berkman             lf        Lankford            lf
6. Truby               3b        Pujols              3b
7. Ausmus              c         Drew                rf
8. Barker              cf        Matheny             c
9. Elarton             p         Ankiel              p

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo struck out; Biggio walked; Bagwell doubled to
left [Biggio to third]; Hidalgo was called out on strikes;
Berkman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina singled to left; Polanco grounded into a
double play (pitcher to second to first) [Vina out at second];
Edmonds homered; Bonilla homered; Lankford flied to right; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Truby walked; Ausmus walked [Truby to second];
Ankiel threw a wild pitch [Truby to third, Ausmus to second];
Barker walked; Elarton was hit by a pitch [Truby scored, Ausmus
to third, Barker to second]; Lugo forced Ausmus (third to
catcher) [Barker to third, Elarton to second]; Biggio flied to
right; Bagwell forced Elarton (third unassisted) [Lugo to
second]; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Pujols walked; Drew flied to left; Matheny
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Pujols out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo was called out on strikes; Berkman flied to
center; Truby homered; Ausmus flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Ankiel grounded out (shortstop to first); Vina
grounded out (first to pitcher); Polanco grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Barker singled to left; Matheny allowed a passed
ball [Barker to second]; Elarton out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Barker to third]; Lugo struck out; Biggio
walked; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds struck out; Bonilla struck out; Lankford
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo flied to left; Berkman singled to center;
Truby homered [Berkman scored]; Ausmus flied to center; Barker
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pujols was called out on strikes; Drew was called
out on strikes; Matheny grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: STECHSCHULTE REPLACED ANKIEL (PITCHING); Elarton was
called out on strikes; Lugo walked; Lugo was picked off and
caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop to
pitcher); Biggio struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: PAQUETTE BATTED FOR STECHSCHULTE; Paquette lined
to shortstop; Vina flied to center; Polanco grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals
2.

ASTROS 7TH: HUTCHINSON REPLACED PAQUETTE (PITCHING); Bagwell
walked; Hidalgo was hit by a pitch [Bagwell to second]; Berkman
walked [Bagwell to third, Hidalgo to second]; Truby walked
[Bagwell scored, Hidalgo to third, Berkman to second]; TIMLIN
REPLACED HUTCHINSON (PITCHING); Ausmus forced Hidalgo (shortstop
to catcher) [Berkman to third, Truby to second]; Barker hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Berkman scored]; Elarton was hit by a
pitch [Truby to third, Ausmus to second]; Lugo flied to right; 2
R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Edmonds grounded out (first unassisted); Bonilla
grounded out (first unassisted); Lankford struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Biggio grounded out (pitcher to first); Bagwell
walked; Hidalgo flied to right; Berkman doubled to left [Bagwell
scored]; Truby popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Pujols homered; FRANKLIN REPLACED ELARTON
(PITCHING); Drew homered; Matheny flied to right; MCGWIRE BATTED
FOR TIMLIN; McGwire grounded out (shortstop to first); Vina
flied to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 9TH: MATTHEWS REPLACED MCGWIRE (PITCHING); Ausmus popped
to first; Barker struck out; HAYES BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Hayes
singled to left; Lugo forced Hayes (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED HAYES (PITCHING); Polanco flied
to right; Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Bonilla was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7   7   0   12
 Cardinals        4   5   0    0


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