Houston Astros 5, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 13, 2004 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    1  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  1  -   5 10  0
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   3  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
  Lane cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Everett ss                    4   2   2   1       0   0       2   3
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   2   0       1   1      10   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   2       0   1       1   1
Berkman lf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Vizcaino 3b                   3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Miceli p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Palmeiro lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Clemens p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Ensberg 3b                  2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5  10   5       2   7      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Vizcaino (1,off Suppan); Kent (2,off Eldred).
HR: Everett (1,1st inning off Suppan 0 on 1 out); Berkman (2,2nd inning off
Suppan 0 on 0 out); Hidalgo (4,9th inning off Simontacchi 0 on 0 out).
SH: Biggio (1,off Eldred).
GDP: Ensberg (2,off Simontacchi).
Team LOB: 4.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Womack 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Anderson lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Pujols 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   3
Edmonds cf                    4   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Rolen 3b                      3   2   1   1       1   0       1   0
Renteria ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Sanders rf                    2   0   1   1       2   0       0   0
McKay c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Suppan p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Eldred p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  King p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hart ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Simontacchi p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   3   5   3       3   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Anderson-Womack-Pujols, Pujols-McKay-Pujols, Renteria-Womack-Pujols.
PB: McKay (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Edmonds (5,off Clemens).
HR: Edmonds (2,9th inning off Dotel 0 on 0 out); Rolen (5,9th inning off Dotel
0 on 0 out).
HBP: Anderson (1,by Clemens).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sanders 2 (3,2nd base off Clemens/Ausmus,2nd base off Miceli/Ausmus).
CS: Anderson (1,2nd base by Clemens/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens W(2-0)                6.2   2   1   1   3   3   0  25
Miceli                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Dotel SV(1)                   1.1   2   2   2   0   1   2   6
Totals                        9     5   3   3   3   4   2  35

HBP: Clemens (1,Anderson).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Suppan L(0-2)                 7     6   2   2   0   7   2  26
Eldred                        0.1   3   2   2   1   0   0   5
King                          0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Simontacchi                   1     1   1   1   1   0   1   4
Totals                        9    10   5   5   2   7   3  36


Umpires: HP - Tim Timmons, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Mike Winters, 3B - Hunter Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 24939


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Biggio              cf        Womack              2b
2. Everett             ss        Anderson            lf
3. Bagwell             1b        Pujols              1b
4. Kent                2b        Edmonds             cf
5. Berkman             lf        Rolen               3b
6. Hidalgo             rf        Renteria            ss
7. Vizcaino            3b        Sanders             rf
8. Ausmus              c         McKay               c
9. Clemens             p         Suppan              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to left; Everett homered; Bagwell
singled to left; Kent flied into a double play to left [Bagwell
out at first (left to second to first)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Womack grounded out (shortstop to first);
Anderson struck out; Pujols flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman homered; Hidalgo popped to third; Vizcaino
grounded out (second to first); Ausmus flied to center; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Edmonds was called out on strikes; Rolen grounded
out (shortstop to first); Renteria grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Clemens struck out; Biggio struck out; Everett flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Sanders walked; McKay grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Sanders to second]; Suppan flied to right [Sanders to
third]; Womack flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell struck out; Kent grounded out (pitcher to
first); Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Anderson was hit by a pitch; Pujols lined to
center; Anderson was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first); Edmonds doubled to right; Rolen grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo lined to shortstop; Vizcaino grounded out
(first unassisted); Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Renteria lined to shortstop; Sanders walked;
Sanders stole second; McKay was called out on strikes; Suppan
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Clemens flied to left; Biggio singled to center;
Everett forced Biggio (shortstop to second); Bagwell singled to
left [Everett to second]; McKay allowed a passed ball [Everett
to third, Bagwell to second]; Kent was called out on strikes; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: On a bunt Womack grounded out (third to first);
Anderson grounded out (third to first); Pujols flied to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo
was called out on strikes; Vizcaino doubled to left; Ausmus
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Edmonds flied to center; Rolen walked; Renteria
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Rolen to second]; Sanders
singled to left [Rolen scored]; MICELI REPLACED VIZCAINO
(PITCHING); ENSBERG REPLACED CLEMENS (PLAYING 3B); Sanders stole
second; McKay flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: ELDRED REPLACED SUPPAN (PITCHING); Ensberg singled
to center; Biggio out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Ensberg to second]; Everett singled to left [Ensberg to third];
Bagwell walked [Everett to second]; Kent doubled to center
[Ensberg scored, Everett scored, Bagwell to third]; KING
REPLACED ELDRED (PITCHING); Berkman reached on a fielder's
choice that turned into a double play [Bagwell out at home
(first to catcher), Berkman out at first (catcher to first)]; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: HART BATTED FOR KING; LANE REPLACED BIGGIO
(PLAYING CF); Hart singled to right; Womack flied to center;
Hart advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Hart
to second]; Anderson grounded out (pitcher to first) [Hart to
third]; DOTEL REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); PALMEIRO REPLACED
MICELI (PLAYING LF); Pujols popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SIMONTACCHI REPLACED HART (PITCHING); Hidalgo
homered; Palmeiro grounded out (first to pitcher); Ausmus
walked; Ensberg grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Ausmus out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: Edmonds homered; Rolen homered; Renteria struck
out; Sanders flied to left; McKay popped to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  10   0    4
 Cardinals        3   5   0    5


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