Houston Astros 10, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Friday, April 20, 2001 (N) at Enron Field

STL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  1
HOU N    0  0  3    5  1  0    0  1  x  -  10 10  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   1   2   0       0   0       0   2
Drew rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Edmonds cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Pujols 3b                     2   0   1   1       1   0       1   2
Bonilla 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Lankford lf                   3   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Renteria ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Matheny c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Ankiel p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  James p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Andy Benes p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Karnuth p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       2   8      24   6

FIELDING - 
E: Pujols (2).

BATTING - 
HBP: Pujols (1,by Elarton).
GDP: Bonilla (1,off Elarton).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       4   2   2   1       1   0       2   5
Biggio 2b                     2   2   0   0       1   0       0   3
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   2   0       0   1      14   0
Hidalgo cf,rf                 5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Alou rf                       3   1   2   3       0   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman lf                    3   1   1   3       1   1       1   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   1   0       2   0       8   0
Truby 3b                      4   0   0   1       0   2       0   3
Elarton p                     2   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
  Barker ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33  10  10   9       6   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (1,off Ankiel); Bagwell (4,off Ankiel); Hidalgo (4,off Andy Benes);
Ausmus (3,off Karnuth).
HR: Berkman (4,4th inning off James 2 on 1 out); Lugo (3,5th inning off Andy
Benes 0 on 1 out); Merced (2,8th inning off Karnuth 0 on 2 out).
SF: Alou (1,off Ankiel); Truby (1,off Ankiel).
HBP: Berkman (2,by Ankiel); Biggio 2 (4,by Ankiel,by Andy Benes).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lugo (1,2nd base off Ankiel/Matheny).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ankiel L(1-2)                 3     3   5   3   5   2   0  20
James                         1     3   3   3   0   0   1   6
Andy Benes                    3     2   1   1   0   3   1  12
Karnuth                       1     2   1   1   1   1   1   6
Totals                        8    10  10   8   6   6   3  44

Ankiel faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
HBP: Ankiel 2 (3,Berkman,Biggio); Andy Benes (1,Biggio).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(3-1)                7     3   1   1   2   7   0  26
J. Powell                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     3   1   1   2   8   0  32

HBP: Elarton (2,Pujols).

Umpires: HP - John Hirschbeck, 1B - Chuck Meriwether, 2B - Brian O'Nora, 3B - Bill Welke
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 39152


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina singled to center; Drew grounded out (first
unassisted) [Vina to second]; Edmonds grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Vina to third]; Pujols singled to center [Vina scored];
Bonilla was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo walked; Biggio flied to right; Lugo stole
second; Bagwell flied to left; Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Lankford struck out; Renteria was called out on
strikes; Matheny grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou doubled; Berkman was called out on strikes;
Ausmus walked; Truby popped to shortstop; Elarton walked [Alou
to third, Ausmus to second]; Lugo lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Ankiel flied to center; On a bunt Vina grounded
out (pitcher to first); Drew grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio walked; Bagwell doubled to left [Biggio to
third]; Hidalgo reached on an error by Pujols [Biggio scored (no
RBI), Bagwell to third]; Alou hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Bagwell scored (unearned)]; Berkman was hit by a pitch [Hidalgo
to second]; Ausmus walked [Hidalgo to third, Berkman to second];
Truby hit a sacrifice fly to left [Hidalgo scored (unearned)];
Elarton grounded out (third to first); 3 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Pujols
was hit by a pitch; Bonilla was called out on strikes; Lankford
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Lugo singled; Biggio was hit by a pitch [Lugo to
second]; JAMES REPLACED ANKIEL (PITCHING); Bagwell singled to
left [Lugo to third, Biggio to second]; Hidalgo flied to center;
Alou singled to left [Lugo scored, Biggio scored, Bagwell to
third]; Berkman homered [Bagwell scored, Alou scored]; Ausmus
grounded out (second to first); Truby grounded out (shortstop to
first); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 8.

CARDINALS 5TH: Renteria grounded out (shortstop to first);
Matheny popped to shortstop; ROBINSON BATTED FOR JAMES; Robinson
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 8.

ASTROS 5TH: ANDY BENES REPLACED ROBINSON (PITCHING); Elarton
struck out; Lugo homered; Biggio was hit by a pitch; Bagwell
struck out; Hidalgo doubled to left [Biggio to third]; Alou
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 6TH: Vina singled to center; Drew walked [Vina to
second]; Edmonds flied to left; Pujols walked [Vina to third,
Drew to second]; Bonilla grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Pujols out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman flied to right; Ausmus flied to center;
Truby struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 7TH: Lankford struck out; Renteria grounded out
(second to first); Matheny was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: BARKER BATTED FOR ELARTON; Barker grounded out
(third to first); Lugo flied to center; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros
9.

CARDINALS 8TH: HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BARKER
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); SUTTON BATTED FOR ANDY BENES; J.
POWELL REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Sutton flied to center; Vina
grounded out (third to first); Drew was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: KARNUTH REPLACED SUTTON (PITCHING); Bagwell lined to
third; Debut game for Jason Karnuth; Hidalgo popped to
catcher in foul territory; MERCED BATTED FOR J. POWELL; Merced
homered; Berkman walked; Ausmus doubled to right [Berkman to
third]; Truby struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 10.

CARDINALS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Edmonds
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pujols grounded out (third to
first); Bonilla grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        1   3   1    4
 Astros          10  10   0   10


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