Houston Astros 14, St. Louis Cardinals 5
Regular Season Game 147
Played on Friday, September 12, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  0    0  1  1    2  1  0  -   5  5  2
HOU N    1  3  2    5  1  2    0  0  x  -  14 19  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vina 2b                       3   1   0   0       1   0       6   0
  Fassero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Edmonds cf                    2   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Widger c                    1   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Pujols lf                     3   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Journell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro cf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Rolen 3b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Hart ph,ss                  1   0   0   1       0   0       0   3
Renteria ss                   1   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
  Pearce p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robinson ph,lf              2   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Martinez 1b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Marrero 1b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Drew rf                       2   1   0   0       2   1       1   1
Matheny c                     2   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Taguchi cf,2b               2   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Williams p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cairo ss,3b                 3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   5   5   5       5   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Rolen (12), Williams (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (47,off Miller); Widger (5,off White).
3B: Robinson (3,off White).
HR: Matheny (7,5th inning off Miller 0 on 2 out); Taguchi (1,7th inning off
White 1 on 1 out).
SF: Hart (1,off Miller).
GDP: Martinez (11,off Miller).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     2   2   1   1       3   0       2   0
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph,3b               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Blum 3b,1b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       4   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   1       1   1       7   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Fernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kent 2b                       5   1   2   3       0   0       1   1
  Bruntlett pr,2b             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Berkman lf                    6   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
Hidalgo rf                    5   3   4   0       0   0       4   0
Ausmus c                      4   2   1   1       1   0       6   0
  Chavez c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Everett ss                    5   2   3   2       0   1       1   5
Miller p                      4   2   2   4       0   0       0   1
  Lane cf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43  14  19  14       6   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Everett-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo 2 (41,off Williams,off Pearce); Everett 2 (16,off Williams 2);
Miller 2 (3,off Williams,off Springer); Kent 2 (37,off Pearce,off Journell).
3B: Hidalgo (3,off Williams).
HR: Bagwell (34,4th inning off Williams 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Blum (2,by Williams).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams L(15-9)              3.2   8   9   8   3   1   1  25
Springer                      0     3   2   2   1   0   0   4
Pearce                        1.1   4   1   1   0   1   0   7
Journell                      1     2   2   2   1   1   0   6
Fassero                       2     2   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        8    19  14  13   6   4   1  50

HBP: Williams (11,Blum).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller W(13-12)               6     2   2   2   4   5   1  23
White                         1.2   3   3   3   1   1   1   9
Miceli                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Fernandez                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     5   5   5   5   6   2  36


Umpires: HP - Larry Poncino, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Brian O'Nora, 3B - Phil Cuzzi
Ejections: STL Coach Mitchell Page by Larry Poncino [Checked swing]
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 35633


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Vina                2b        Biggio              cf
2. Edmonds             cf        Blum                3b
3. Pujols              lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Rolen               3b        Kent                2b
5. Renteria            ss        Berkman             lf
6. Martinez            1b        Hidalgo             rf
7. Drew                rf        Ausmus              c
8. Matheny             c         Everett             ss
9. Williams            p         Miller              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Cardinals coach Mitchell Page ejected by HP
umpire Larry Poncino sometime during the game for arguing a
check swing; Vina grounded out (second to first); Edmonds
struck out; Pujols was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Blum was hit by a pitch [Biggio to
second]; Bagwell flied to center [Biggio to third]; Kent forced
Blum (shortstop to second) [Biggio scored]; Berkman grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo doubled to left; Ausmus popped to first;
Hidalgo was picked off second but was safe on an error by
Williams [Hidalgo to third]; Everett doubled to left [Hidalgo
scored]; Miller doubled to center [Everett scored]; Biggio
singled to center [Miller scored, Biggio to second (on throw)];
Blum flied to right; Bagwell walked; Kent forced Bagwell
(shortstop to second); 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 4.

CARDINALS 3RD: Drew walked; Matheny struck out; Williams was
called out on strikes; Vina popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo
tripled to left; Ausmus reached on an error by Rolen [Hidalgo
scored, Ausmus to first]; Everett doubled to left [Ausmus to
third]; Miller reached on a fielder's choice [Ausmus scored
(unearned)]; Biggio popped to second; Blum grounded out (first
to pitcher); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds flied to center; Pujols doubled to
center; Rolen flied to right; Renteria grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell homered; Kent flied to center; Berkman was
called out on strikes; Hidalgo singled to left; Ausmus walked
[Hidalgo to second]; SPRINGER REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING);
Everett singled to right [Hidalgo scored, Ausmus to third];
Miller doubled to center [Ausmus scored, Everett scored]; Biggio
walked; Blum singled to right [Miller scored, Biggio to third];
PEARCE REPLACED RENTERIA (PITCHING); CAIRO REPLACED SPRINGER
(PLAYING SS); Bagwell forced Blum (third to second); 5 R, 5 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 11.

CARDINALS 5TH: Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first); Drew
struck out; Matheny homered; Cairo grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 11.

ASTROS 5TH: Kent doubled to right; Berkman singled to left [Kent
scored, Berkman out at second (left to second)]; Hidalgo doubled
to left; Ausmus singled to center [Hidalgo to third]; Everett
struck out; Miller forced Ausmus (third to second); 1 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 12.

CARDINALS 6TH: Vina walked; Edmonds walked [Vina to second];
Pujols forced Edmonds (third to second) [Vina to third, Pujols
to first]; HART BATTED FOR ROLEN; Hart hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Vina scored]; ROBINSON BATTED FOR PEARCE; Robinson flied
to left; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 12.

ASTROS 6TH: WIDGER REPLACED EDMONDS (PLAYING C ); JOURNELL
REPLACED PUJOLS (PITCHING); HART STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS);
ROBINSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); MARRERO REPLACED MARTINEZ
(PLAYING 1B); TAGUCHI REPLACED MATHENY (PLAYING CF); CAIRO
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); Biggio walked; Blum singled to
right [Biggio to second]; Bagwell struck out; Kent doubled to
center [Biggio scored, Blum scored]; BRUNTLETT RAN FOR KENT;
Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first) [Bruntlett to third];
Hidalgo grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 2, Astros 14.

CARDINALS 7TH: WHITE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); LANE REPLACED MILLER (PLAYING CF);
Marrero grounded out (shortstop to first); Drew walked; Taguchi
homered [Drew scored]; Cairo struck out; Vina flied to right; 2
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 14.

ASTROS 7TH: FASSERO REPLACED VINA (PITCHING); PALMEIRO REPLACED
JOURNELL (PLAYING CF); TAGUCHI CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B);
Ausmus popped to first; Everett grounded out (shortstop to
first); Lane flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 14.

CARDINALS 8TH: Widger doubled to left; Palmeiro grounded out
(shortstop to first); Hart flied to right; Robinson tripled to
center [Widger scored]; MICELI REPLACED WHITE (PITCHING);
Marrero popped to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 14.

ASTROS 8TH: ENSBERG BATTED FOR MICELI; Ensberg walked; Blum
flied to left; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR BAGWELL; Vizcaino singled to
center [Ensberg to second]; Bruntlett struck out; Berkman
singled to right [Ensberg out at home (right to catcher),
Vizcaino to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros
14.

CARDINALS 9TH: ENSBERG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); BLUM CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); FERNANDEZ REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING);
CHAVEZ REPLACED AUSMUS (PLAYING C ); Drew grounded out (first
unassisted); Taguchi flied to right; Cairo grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 14.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5   5   2    4
 Astros          14  19   0   12


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