Houston Astros 11, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 9
Played on Wednesday, April 14, 2004 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    2  3  1    2  0  3  -  11 14  0
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   0   3   3       0   0       0   0
  Lane cf                     0   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Everett ss                    6   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   3       2   2       8   0
  Backe p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kent 2b                       5   2   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph,1b              1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Berkman lf                    3   1   1   3       2   2       3   0
Hidalgo rf                    5   2   3   0       0   0       5   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   1   1   2       2   0       0   3
Ausmus c                      4   1   2   0       1   0       5   0
Miller p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Bruntlett 2b                1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38  11  14  11       8   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Miller-Everett-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio 2 (7,off Carpenter,off Simontacchi); Ensberg (2,off Carpenter);
Hidalgo (3,off Eldred); Bruntlett (1,off Isringhausen).
HR: Berkman (3,5th inning off Carpenter 2 on 1 out); Bagwell (3,9th inning
off Isringhausen 2 on 2 out).
SH: Miller 2 (3,off Carpenter,off Simontacchi).
HBP: Biggio (1,by Carpenter).
GDP: Kent (2,off Carpenter).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hidalgo (1,2nd base by Carpenter/Matheny).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Womack 2b                     4   0   1   0       1   1       7   2
Taguchi rf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Pujols 1b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       8   0
Edmonds cf                    2   0   1   0       2   0       3   0
Rolen 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   2       0   3
Anderson lf                   3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Luna ss                       2   0   0   0       1   0       1   6
Matheny c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       6   2
Carpenter p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hart ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Simontacchi p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Eldred p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanders ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Isringhausen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McKay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   1       7   5      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Luna-Womack-Pujols.
E: Womack (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (4,off Stone).
HBP: Luna (1,by Stone).
GDP: Rolen (1,off Miller).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Luna (1,2nd base off Miller/Ausmus); Anderson (1,2nd base off Miller/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller W(2-0)                 7     2   0   0   7   4   0  29
Stone                         1     2   1   1   0   1   0   6
Backe                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     5   1   1   7   5   0  39

HBP: Stone (1,Luna).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carpenter L(1-1)              5     6   5   4   4   3   1  25
Simontacchi                   1     2   1   1   1   0   0   6
Eldred                        1     3   2   2   1   2   0   7
Tavarez                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Isringhausen                  1     2   3   3   1   0   1   6
Totals                        9    14  11  10   8   6   2  49

HBP: Carpenter (1,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 3B - Tim Timmons
Time of Game: 3:00   Attendance: 26605


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Biggio              cf        Womack              2b
2. Everett             ss        Taguchi             rf
3. Bagwell             1b        Pujols              1b
4. Kent                2b        Edmonds             cf
5. Berkman             lf        Rolen               3b
6. Hidalgo             rf        Anderson            lf
7. Ensberg             3b        Luna                ss
8. Ausmus              c         Matheny             c
9. Miller              p         Carpenter           p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to left; Everett grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Biggio to third]; Bagwell walked; Kent
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Bagwell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Womack grounded out (shortstop to first); Taguchi
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pujols walked; Edmonds walked
[Pujols to second]; Rolen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Hidalgo forced Berkman (third to
second) [Hidalgo to first]; Hidalgo was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Ensberg walked; Ausmus flied to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Anderson flied to left; Luna walked; Luna stole
second; Matheny struck out; Carpenter popped to first; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio was
hit by a pitch; Everett flied to right; Bagwell was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Womack struck out; Taguchi grounded out (pitcher
to first); Pujols popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Kent singled to right; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Hidalgo singled to second [Kent to second]; Ensberg
doubled to center [Kent scored, Hidalgo scored]; Ausmus walked;
Miller out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Ensberg to
third, Ausmus to second]; Biggio grounded out (second to first);
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds singled to right; Rolen struck out;
Anderson forced Edmonds (second to shortstop) [Anderson to
first]; Luna flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett struck out; Bagwell singled to right; Kent
reached on a fielder's choice [Bagwell to second (error by
Womack; assist by Luna)]; Berkman homered [Bagwell scored
(unearned), Kent scored]; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first);
Ensberg flied to right; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Matheny flied to right; HART BATTED FOR
CARPENTER; Hart walked; Womack flied to right; Taguchi singled
to center [Hart to second]; Pujols flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: SIMONTACCHI REPLACED HART (PITCHING); Ausmus singled
to right; Miller out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Ausmus to second]; Biggio doubled to center [Ausmus scored];
Everett popped to second; Bagwell walked; Kent forced Bagwell
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Edmonds walked; Rolen grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [Edmonds out at second];
Anderson walked; Anderson stole second; Luna flied to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: ELDRED REPLACED SIMONTACCHI (PITCHING); Berkman
struck out; Hidalgo doubled to left; Ensberg walked; Ausmus
singled to center [Hidalgo to third, Ensberg to second]; Miller
struck out; Biggio singled to center [Hidalgo scored, Ensberg
scored, Ausmus to third]; Everett grounded out (shortstop to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: LANE REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING CF); Matheny
grounded out (third to first); SANDERS BATTED FOR ELDRED;
Sanders grounded out (third to first); Womack walked; Taguchi
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: TAVAREZ REPLACED SANDERS (PITCHING); Bagwell was
called out on strikes; Kent flied to center; Berkman walked;
Hidalgo singled to center [Berkman to second]; Ensberg forced
Hidalgo (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: STONE REPLACED KENT (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
REPLACED MILLER (PLAYING 2B); Pujols doubled; Edmonds flied to
right [Pujols to third]; Rolen singled to center [Pujols
scored]; Anderson struck out; Luna was hit by a pitch [Rolen to
second]; Matheny forced Luna (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED TAVAREZ (PITCHING); Ausmus
grounded out (pitcher to first); Bruntlett doubled to center;
Lane walked; Everett flied to center [Bruntlett to third];
Bagwell homered [Bruntlett scored, Lane scored]; VIZCAINO BATTED
FOR STONE; Vizcaino lined to shortstop; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 11, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: BACKE REPLACED BAGWELL (PITCHING); VIZCAINO
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); MCKAY BATTED FOR ISRINGHAUSEN;
McKay lined to center; Womack singled to right; Taguchi grounded
out (third to first) [Womack to second]; Pujols grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 11,
Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          11  14   0   11
 Cardinals        1   5   1   11


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