St. Louis Cardinals 10, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, October 6, 2001 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  2    3  0  0    1  0  0  -   6  8  3
STL N    0  0  3    1  4  0    0  2  x  -  10 13  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   3   2   3       0   0       0   1
Lugo ss                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   0       1   2       8   0
Berkman lf                    4   0   1   0       1   2       0   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   2       1   1       1   0
Hidalgo cf                    3   0   0   1       1   0       5   0
Castilla 3b                   3   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      4   0   2   0       0   0       8   0
Villone p                     2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Truby ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Eusebio ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6   8   6       5   5      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Bagwell 2 (12), Alou (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (42,off Hermanson); Alou (31,off Hermanson).
HR: Biggio (20,4th inning off Mathews 2 on 1 out).
SH: Lugo (15,off Hermanson).
HBP: Biggio 2 (28,by Hermanson 2); Castilla (3,by Hermanson).
GDP: Alou (18,off Hermanson); Ausmus (13,off Timlin).
Team LOB: 8.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       4   3   2   2       1   1       4   4
Polanco 3b                    5   2   3   0       0   1       1   3
Drew rf                       5   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Pujols 1b                     5   0   1   0       0   1      11   0
Edmonds cf                    4   2   1   3       1   0       3   0
Paquette lf                   5   1   4   1       0   0       0   0
  Robinson lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Renteria ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Matheny c                     4   1   1   2       0   1       5   1
Hermanson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mathews p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cairo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Timlin p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veres p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bonilla ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kline p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40  10  13   8       2   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Renteria-Vina-Pujols, Vina-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Matheny (12,off Villone); Vina (30,off Villone).
HR: Vina (9,4th inning off Villone 0 on 1 out); Edmonds (30,8th inning off
Williams 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Villone L(6-10)               4.2  10   8   4   2   4   1  28
Cruz                          0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Dotel                         2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Williams                      1     2   2   2   0   0   1   5
Totals                        8    13  10   6   2   7   2  42


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hermanson                     3     4   4   4   2   0   0  17
Mathews                       1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Timlin W(4-5)                 2     2   1   1   1   1   0   8
Veres                         1     0   0   0   2   2   0   5
Kline SV(9)                   2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9     8   6   6   5   5   1  41

Hermanson faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
Timlin faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Veres (6).
HBP: Hermanson 3 (8,Biggio 2,Castilla).

Umpires: HP - Ed Rapuano, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Paul Emmel, 3B - Tim McClelland
Time of Game: 3:31   Attendance: 43251


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Biggio              2b        Vina                2b
2. Lugo                ss        Polanco             3b
3. Bagwell             1b        Drew                rf
4. Berkman             lf        Pujols              1b
5. Alou                rf        Edmonds             cf
6. Hidalgo             cf        Paquette            lf
7. Castilla            3b        Renteria            ss
8. Ausmus              c         Matheny             c
9. Villone             p         Hermanson           p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Lugo forced Biggio (third
to second); Bagwell doubled [Lugo to third]; Berkman walked;
Alou grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Vina flied to center; Polanco struck out; Drew
singled to center; Pujols singled to right [Drew to second];
Edmonds forced Pujols (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo flied to center; Castilla grounded out
(third to first); Ausmus singled to left; Villone grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Paquette singled to left; Renteria forced
Paquette (second to shortstop); Matheny popped to first;
Hermanson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Lugo out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Biggio to second]; Bagwell walked;
Berkman flied to right [Biggio to third]; Alou doubled to right
[Biggio scored, Bagwell scored]; Hidalgo popped to first; 2 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Vina walked; Polanco singled to right [Vina to
third]; Drew reached on a fielder's choice [Polanco to second
(error by Bagwell)]; Bagwell's throw hit Polanco on the
shoulder; Pujols struck out; Edmonds reached on an error by
Bagwell [Vina scored (unearned), Polanco scored (unearned), Drew
to third]; Bagwell's throw went into LF; Paquette singled
to center [Drew scored (unearned), Edmonds to second]; Renteria
flied to center; Matheny flied to right; 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Castilla was hit by a pitch; Ausmus singled
[Castilla to third]; MATHEWS REPLACED HERMANSON (PITCHING); On a
bunt Villone forced Ausmus (catcher to shortstop); Biggio
homered [Castilla scored, Villone scored]; Lugo flied to right;
Bagwell struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: CAIRO BATTED FOR MATHEWS; Cairo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Vina homered; Polanco singled to center;
Drew struck out; Pujols flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 5TH: TIMLIN REPLACED CAIRO (PITCHING); Berkman was called
out on strikes; Alou flied to center; Hidalgo grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals
4.

CARDINALS 5TH: Edmonds walked; Paquette singled to left [Edmonds
to second]; Renteria popped to catcher in foul territory;
Matheny doubled [Edmonds scored, Paquette scored]; Timlin
grounded out (third to first); Vina doubled to left [Matheny
scored]; CRUZ REPLACED VILLONE (PITCHING); Polanco reached on an
error by Alou [Vina scored (unearned) (no RBI), Polanco to
second]; Drew struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Cardinals 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Castilla singled to center; Ausmus grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Castilla out at second]; TRUBY
BATTED FOR CRUZ; Truby popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cardinals 8.

CARDINALS 6TH: DOTEL REPLACED TRUBY (PITCHING); Pujols grounded
out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Edmonds flied to center;
Paquette singled; Renteria grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio singled to right; Lugo walked [Biggio to
second]; VERES REPLACED TIMLIN (PITCHING); Bagwell struck out;
Veres threw a wild pitch [Biggio to third, Lugo to second];
Berkman struck out; Alou walked; Hidalgo walked [Biggio scored,
Lugo to third, Alou to second]; Castilla forced Hidalgo
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 8.

CARDINALS 7TH: Matheny was called out on strikes; BONILLA BATTED
FOR VERES; Bonilla lined to center; Vina was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 8.

ASTROS 8TH: KLINE REPLACED BONILLA (PITCHING); Ausmus flied to
center; EUSEBIO BATTED FOR DOTEL; Eusebio grounded out (second
to first); Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 8.

CARDINALS 8TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED EUSEBIO (PITCHING); Polanco
singled to left; Drew grounded out (first unassisted) [Polanco
to second]; Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first) [Polanco to
third]; Edmonds homered [Polanco scored]; Paquette grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals
10.

ASTROS 9TH: ROBINSON REPLACED PAQUETTE (PLAYING LF); Lugo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Berkman singled to center; Alou struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   3    8
 Cardinals       10  13   0    8


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