Houston Astros 10, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Monday, September 27, 2004 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  1  -   3 12  1
HOU N    0  6  0    2  0  1    0  1  x  -  10 14  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Womack 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Simontacchi pr              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cali p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reyes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walker rf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Pujols 1b                     2   0   1   0       1   0       6   1
  Molina c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Edmonds cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Taguchi cf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Renteria ss                   3   1   2   0       0   0       2   2
  Luna ss                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Mabry 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   2       1   3
Sanders lf                    4   1   3   1       0   0       2   0
Matheny c                     2   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
  McKay 1b                    2   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Williams p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Flores p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Anderson ph,2b              2   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  12   3       1   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Mabry-Womack-Pujols.
E: Renteria (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (45,off Oswalt).
HBP: Womack (3,by Oswalt).
GDP: Walker (8,off Oliver).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Matheny (2,2nd base by Oswalt/Chavez).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     3   3   2   2       1   0       3   0
  Palmeiro lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Beltran cf                    5   0   2   2       0   0       3   1
  Taveras cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   1       2   1       8   0
  Oliver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman rf,1b                 4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Kent 2b                       5   1   2   0       0   2       0   4
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   1   2       0   1       2   2
Vizcaino ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Bruntlett ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Chavez c                      4   1   1   1       0   1       6   3
Oswalt p                      3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane ph,rf                  1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37  10  14  10       3   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kent-Bruntlett-Berkman.
E: Ensberg (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Kent (33,off Williams); Ensberg (20,off Williams); Biggio 2 (46,off Williams,off
Flores); Bagwell (28,off Williams).
3B: Beltran (6,off Williams).
HR: Lane (4,8th inning off Cali 0 on 0 out).
SF: Berkman (6,off Flores).
GDP: Vizcaino (8,off Flores).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams L(11-8)              3    10   8   8   1   1   0  20
Flores                        3     2   1   1   1   2   0  12
Cali                          1.2   2   1   1   1   2   1   8
Reyes                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8    14  10  10   3   6   1  41

Williams faced 3 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Williams (12).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(19-10)               7     9   2   2   1   6   0  30
Wheeler                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Oliver                        1     3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    12   3   3   1   7   0  38

HBP: Oswalt (11,Womack).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Ed Rapuano, 3B - Phil Cuzzi
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 37651


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Womack              2b        Biggio              lf
2. Walker              rf        Beltran             cf
3. Pujols              1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Edmonds             cf        Berkman             rf
5. Renteria            ss        Kent                2b
6. Mabry               3b        Ensberg             3b
7. Sanders             lf        Vizcaino            ss
8. Matheny             c         Chavez              c
9. Williams            p         Oswalt              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Womack struck out; Walker grounded out (third to
first); Pujols walked; Edmonds was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Beltran
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell lined to third; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Renteria singled to left; Mabry flied to left;
Sanders flied to center; Matheny singled to center [Renteria to
second]; Williams was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman singled to center; Kent doubled to left
[Berkman to third]; Ensberg doubled to center [Berkman scored,
Kent scored]; Vizcaino singled to right [Ensberg to third];
Chavez singled to center [Ensberg scored, Vizcaino to second];
Williams threw a wild pitch [Vizcaino to third]; Oswalt struck
out; Biggio doubled to left [Vizcaino scored, Chavez scored];
Beltran grounded out (shortstop to first) [Biggio to third];
Bagwell doubled to left [Biggio scored]; Berkman grounded out
(first unassisted); 6 R, 7 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 3RD: Womack flied to left; Walker flied to left;
Pujols flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Kent singled to left; Ensberg flied to center;
Vizcaino forced Kent (first to shortstop); Chavez flied to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Renteria
grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Mabry struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Oswalt singled to right; Biggio walked [Oswalt to
second]; Beltran tripled to center [Oswalt scored, Biggio
scored]; FLORES REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Bagwell struck
out; Berkman lined to shortstop; Kent flied to center; 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 8.

CARDINALS 5TH: Sanders singled to center; Matheny singled to
center [Sanders out at third (center to third)]; Matheny was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Flores grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
8.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg reached on an error by Renteria; Vizcaino
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Ensberg
out at second]; Chavez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 8.

CARDINALS 6TH: Womack struck out (catcher to first); Walker
struck out; Pujols doubled to left; Edmonds flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 8.

ASTROS 6TH: MCKAY REPLACED MATHENY (PLAYING 1B); MOLINA REPLACED
PUJOLS (PLAYING C ); Oswalt popped to first; Biggio doubled to
left; Beltran singled to left [Biggio to third]; Bagwell walked
[Beltran to second]; Berkman hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Biggio scored, Beltran to third]; Kent struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 7TH: PALMEIRO REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING LF); On a bunt
Renteria singled to third [Renteria to second (error by
Ensberg)]; Mabry singled to left [Renteria to third]; Sanders
singled to center [Renteria scored, Mabry to second]; McKay
grounded out (second to first) [Mabry to third, Sanders to
second]; ANDERSON BATTED FOR FLORES; Anderson singled to center
[Mabry scored, Sanders to third]; Womack was hit by a pitch
[Anderson to second]; SIMONTACCHI RAN FOR WOMACK; Walker popped
to third; Molina grounded out (catcher to first); 2 R, 4 H, 1 E,
3 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 7TH: CALI REPLACED SIMONTACCHI (PITCHING); TAGUCHI
REPLACED EDMONDS (PLAYING CF); LUNA REPLACED RENTERIA (PLAYING
SS); ANDERSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Ensberg was called
out on strikes; Vizcaino flied to center; Chavez was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Taguchi
grounded out (second to first); Luna lined to left; Mabry struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: LANE BATTED FOR WHEELER; Lane homered; Palmeiro
grounded out (shortstop to first); Beltran flied to left;
Bagwell walked; Berkman singled to right [Bagwell to third];
REYES REPLACED CALI (PITCHING); Kent was called out on strikes;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 10.

CARDINALS 9TH: TAVERAS REPLACED BELTRAN (PLAYING CF); OLIVER
REPLACED BAGWELL (PITCHING); BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
1B); BRUNTLETT REPLACED VIZCAINO (PLAYING SS); LANE STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Sanders singled to center; McKay singled to
left [Sanders to second]; Anderson singled to center [Sanders
scored, McKay to second]; CEDENO BATTED FOR REYES; Cedeno flied
to left; Walker grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Anderson out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3  12   1    8
 Astros          10  14   1    7


Data courtesy of Retrosheet