Houston Astros 7, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Thursday, May 29, 2003 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  1    0  2  2  -   7  9  0
STL N    0  0  0    1  0  0    3  0  0  -   4 11  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     5   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Blum 3b                       4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Saarloos p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   3   1   0       1   1       5   0
Kent 2b                       4   1   2   2       1   1       2   3
Berkman lf                    4   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Merced rf                     2   0   0   2       0   0       4   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bland p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg 3b                  2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   1       1   0      10   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   4
Redding p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hunter rf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   7   9   6       4   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kent-Everett-Bagwell, Ensberg-Kent-Bagwell.
PB: Ausmus (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (8,off Morris); Biggio (17,off Morris); Kent 2 (22,off Morris,off
Crudale).
HR: Blum (5,1st inning off Morris 0 on 1 out).
SF: Merced (2,off Morris); Ausmus (2,off Eldred).
IBB: Berkman (4,by Crudale).
Team LOB: 8.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cairo 2b,lf                   4   1   2   0       1   1       1   2
Palmeiro cf,lf,cf             5   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Drew rf                       5   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Pujols lf,1b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Rolen 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   2       0   1
Renteria ss                   4   1   3   1       0   0       1   4
Martinez 1b                   3   0   1   1       1   0       9   1
  Fassero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eldred p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crudale p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matheny c                     2   0   0   0       2   1       8   0
Morris p                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   4
  Taguchi cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Delgado ph,2b               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4  11   3       5   8      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Pujols (2), Rolen (3), Renteria (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Cairo (7,off Redding); Martinez (11,off Redding).
SF: Pujols (3,off Lidge).
GDP: Drew (2,off Redding); Pujols (3,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Redding                       5.2   7   1   1   2   3   0  25
Lidge                         1     3   3   2   2   2   0   8
Bland                         0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Saarloos W(1-0)               0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wagner SV(15)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    11   4   3   5   8   0  41


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris                        7.1   6   4   3   2   6   1  31
Fassero L(0-2)                0     0   1   0   0   0   0   1
Eldred                        1.1   2   2   2   1   2   0   7
Crudale                       0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   7   5   4   8   1  42

IBB: Crudale (1,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Dan Iassogna, 1B - Jim Reynolds, 2B - Jim Joyce, 3B - Laz Diaz
Time of Game: 3:11   Attendance: 41977


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Biggio              cf        Cairo               2b
2. Blum                3b        Palmeiro            cf
3. Bagwell             1b        Drew                rf
4. Kent                2b        Pujols              lf
5. Berkman             lf        Rolen               3b
6. Merced              rf        Renteria            ss
7. Ausmus              c         Martinez            1b
8. Everett             ss        Matheny             c
9. Redding             p         Morris              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Blum homered; Bagwell flied to
right; Kent grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Cairo singled to center; Palmeiro flied to
center; Drew grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Cairo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman flied to center; Merced grounded out
(pitcher to first); Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Pujols grounded out (second to first); Rolen
walked; Renteria singled to shortstop [Rolen to second];
Martinez popped to catcher; Matheny flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett grounded out (pitcher to first); Redding
grounded out (third to first); Biggio grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Morris was called out on strikes; Cairo doubled
to center; Palmeiro grounded out (shortstop to first) [Cairo to
third]; Drew popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Blum flied to left; Bagwell doubled to left; Kent
walked; Berkman singled to left [Bagwell to third, Kent to
second]; Merced forced Berkman (first to shortstop) [Bagwell
scored, Kent to third]; Ausmus walked [Merced to second];
Everett forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pujols singled to center; Rolen flied to right;
Renteria forced Pujols (shortstop to second); Martinez doubled
to center [Renteria scored]; Matheny walked; Morris struck out;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Redding struck out; Biggio flied to center; Blum
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Cairo flied to right; Palmeiro flied to center;
Drew was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell reached on an error by Rolen; Kent struck
out; Berkman singled to left [Bagwell to third (error by
Pujols)]; Merced hit a sacrifice fly to center [Bagwell scored
(unearned)]; Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER),
1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Pujols flied to right; Rolen singled to left;
Renteria singled to right [Rolen to second]; Martinez flied to
right [Rolen to third]; LIDGE REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); HUNTER
REPLACED REDDING (PLAYING RF); Matheny walked [Renteria to
second]; Morris struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Everett was called out on strikes; Hunter grounded
out (second to first); Biggio doubled to left; Blum struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: Cairo walked; Palmeiro singled to right [Cairo to
second]; Drew singled to right [Cairo to third, Palmeiro to
second]; Pujols hit a sacrifice fly to center [Cairo scored,
Palmeiro to third]; Rolen was called out on strikes; Renteria
singled to right [Palmeiro scored, Drew to third]; Ausmus
allowed a passed ball [Drew scored (unearned), Renteria to
second]; BLAND REPLACED LIDGE (PITCHING); Martinez walked;
SAARLOOS REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); ENSBERG REPLACED BLAND
(PLAYING 3B); Matheny struck out; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Bagwell struck out; Kent doubled; PUJOLS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); FASSERO REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING);
TAGUCHI REPLACED MORRIS (PLAYING CF); PALMEIRO CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING LF); Berkman reached on an error by Renteria [Kent
scored (no RBI), Berkman to second (on throw)]; ELDRED REPLACED
FASSERO (PITCHING); Ensberg singled to right [Berkman to third];
Ausmus hit a sacrifice fly to center [Berkman scored (unearned),
Ensberg to second]; Everett was called out on strikes; 2 R (1
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED SAARLOOS (PITCHING); DELGADO
BATTED FOR TAGUCHI; Delgado grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cairo struck out; Palmeiro flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 5, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 9TH: CAIRO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); PALMEIRO
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); DELGADO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
2B); Hunter grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio singled to
center; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR DOTEL; Vizcaino struck out; Bagwell
walked [Biggio to second]; CRUDALE REPLACED ELDRED (PITCHING);
Kent doubled to center [Biggio scored, Bagwell scored]; Berkman
was walked intentionally; Ensberg popped to first; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Drew singled
to left; Pujols grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Drew out at second]; Rolen struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7   9   0    8
 Cardinals        4  11   3   10


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