Houston Astros 8, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 153
Played on Friday, September 19, 2003 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    2  2  0    0  2  0    0  0  2  -   8 13  0
STL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Blum 3b                       5   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Bagwell 1b                    5   2   3   3       0   0       7   0
Kent 2b                       5   1   1   1       0   3       2   5
Berkman lf                    3   1   2   0       2   1       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   1   2   2       1   0       4   1
Ausmus c                      5   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
Everett ss                    4   0   2   1       1   1       2   4
Oswalt p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   8  13   8       5   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Everett-Kent-Bagwell, Kent-Everett-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Bagwell (26,off Morris); Berkman (32,off Fassero).
3B: Everett (3,off Morris).
HR: Bagwell (37,1st inning off Morris 1 on 1 out); Hidalgo (28,2nd inning off
Morris 0 on 0 out).
SH: Oswalt (7,off Fassero).
HBP: Biggio (27,by Morris).
GDP: Blum (14,off Fassero).
IBB: Hidalgo (7,by Fassero).
Team LOB: 9.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hart 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
Palmeiro lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Pujols 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Drew cf                       2   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Marrero ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rolen 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Renteria ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Perez rf                      3   0   1   1       0   2       4   0
Matheny c                     2   0   1   0       0   1       6   0
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Journell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Simontacchi p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Morris p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Girardi ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Fassero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taguchi ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Widger c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   6   1       2   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Rolen, Rolen-Hart-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Perez (15,off Oswalt).
GDP: Pujols (12,off Oswalt); Rolen (19,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(9-5)                 7     5   1   1   2   5   0  25
Lidge                         1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   7   0  32


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris L(10-8)                5     8   6   6   2   4   2  25
Fassero                       2     2   0   0   2   1   0   9
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Journell                      0.2   3   2   2   1   0   0   6
Simontacchi                   0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    13   8   8   5   6   2  44

HBP: Morris (4,Biggio).
IBB: Fassero (4,Hidalgo).

Umpires: HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Eric Cooper, 2B - Tim Timmons, 3B - Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 38997


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was hit by a pitch; Blum flied to left;
Bagwell homered [Biggio scored]; Kent was called out on strikes;
Berkman struck out; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Hart struck out; Palmeiro singled to third;
Pujols grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Palmeiro out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo homered; Ausmus singled to center; Everett
tripled to right [Ausmus scored]; Oswalt popped to second;
Biggio lined into a double play to third [Everett out at third
(third unassisted)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals
0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Drew walked; Rolen struck out; Renteria flied to
right; Perez doubled to left [Drew scored]; Matheny singled to
right [Perez out at home (right to catcher)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Blum grounded out (second to first); Bagwell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Kent was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Morris lined to right; On a bunt Hart grounded
out (third to first); Palmeiro grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman walked; Hidalgo forced Berkman (shortstop to
second); Ausmus flied to right; Everett walked [Hidalgo to
second]; Oswalt was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pujols singled to right; Drew singled to third
[Pujols to second]; Rolen grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Pujols to third, Drew out at second];
Renteria grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio grounded out (first to pitcher); Blum singled
to right; Bagwell doubled to left [Blum scored]; Kent singled to
left [Bagwell scored]; Berkman singled to right [Kent to
second]; Hidalgo flied to right [Kent to third]; Ausmus forced
Berkman (shortstop to second); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Perez struck out; Matheny was called out on
strikes; GIRARDI BATTED FOR MORRIS; Girardi walked; Hart forced
Girardi (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: FASSERO REPLACED GIRARDI (PITCHING); Everett singled
to shortstop; Oswalt out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Everett to second]; Biggio walked; Blum grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Biggio out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Palmeiro popped to third; Pujols popped to third;
Drew grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell flied to right; Kent struck out; Berkman
doubled to center; Hidalgo was walked intentionally; Ausmus
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: Rolen popped to shortstop; Renteria flied to
right; Perez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED FASSERO (PITCHING); Everett struck
out; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR OSWALT; Vizcaino flied to center;
Biggio popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: LIDGE REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); ROBINSON
BATTED FOR MATHENY; Robinson struck out; TAGUCHI BATTED FOR
SPRINGER; Taguchi struck out; Hart singled to left; Palmeiro
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: JOURNELL REPLACED ROBINSON (PITCHING); WIDGER
REPLACED TAGUCHI (PLAYING C ); Blum flied to right; Bagwell
singled to right; Kent forced Bagwell (pitcher to second);
Berkman walked [Kent to second]; Hidalgo singled to center [Kent
scored, Berkman to second]; Ausmus singled to right [Berkman
scored, Hidalgo to third]; SIMONTACCHI REPLACED JOURNELL
(PITCHING); Everett forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED LIDGE (PITCHING); Pujols lined to
center; MARRERO BATTED FOR DREW; Marrero flied to center; Rolen
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   0    9
 Cardinals        1   6   0    4


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