St. Louis Cardinals 8, Houston Astros 7

Regular Season Game 16

Played on Friday, April 22, 2005 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N 0 0 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 - 7 11 1 STL N 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 0 x - 8 9 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO AEverett ss 4 0 1 3 1 1 0 5 Biggio 2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 Bagwell 1b 2 0 0 1 2 0 10 0 Lane rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 Ensberg 3b 5 1 2 1 0 3 3 1 Burke lf 4 1 0 0 1 3 1 1 Chavez c 5 1 3 0 0 1 4 1 Taveras cf 4 1 2 2 0 1 2 0 Duckworth p 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 Scott ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Harville p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Palmeiro ph 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals35 7 11 7 5 10 24 11FIELDING -E:Duckworth (1).BATTING -2B:Biggio (7,off Marquis); Everett (5,off Alberto Reyes).HR:Ensberg (2,7th inning off Tavarez 0 on 0 out).SH:Taveras (1,off Tavarez).SF:Bagwell (3,off Marquis).HBP:Palmeiro (1,by Flores); Biggio (3,by Alberto Reyes).GDP:Lane (1,off Marquis).Team LOB:10.

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AEckstein ss 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 2 Grudzielanek 2b 5 1 1 2 0 0 4 2 Pujols 1b 4 0 1 1 0 1 7 0 Edmonds cf 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 Rolen 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 3 Sanders lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 Taguchi rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 0 Molina c 4 0 1 1 0 0 10 0 Marquis p 2 2 2 0 1 0 0 0 Flores p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Alberto Reyes p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Walker ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 8 9 7 6 3 27 8FIELDING -DP:1. Rolen-Grudzielanek-Pujols.BATTING -2B:Taguchi (1,off Duckworth); Rolen (5,off Duckworth); Marquis (1,off Duckworth); Grudzielanek (2,off Duckworth).SF:Edmonds (2,off Duckworth).HBP:Pujols (1,by Duckworth).Team LOB:7.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPDuckworth L(0-1) 4 8 8 8 4 0 0 24 Harville 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 Springer 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 Wheeler 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 7Totals8 9 8 8 6 3 0 39HBP:Duckworth (3,Pujols).

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPMarquis W(3-0) 5.2 7 5 5 3 8 0 26 Flores 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 Alberto Reyes 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 Tavarez 2.1 2 1 1 1 1 1 10 Isringhausen SV(6) 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 4Totals9 11 7 7 5 10 1 44HBP:Flores (1,Palmeiro); Alberto Reyes (1,Biggio).Umpires:HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Brian Runge, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Angel HernandezTime of Game:3:03Attendance:44805 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros St. Louis Cardinals 1. Everett ss Eckstein ss 2. Biggio 2b Grudzielanek 2b 3. Bagwell 1b Pujols 1b 4. Lane rf Edmonds cf 5. Ensberg 3b Rolen 3b 6. Burke lf Sanders lf 7. Chavez c Taguchi rf 8. Taveras cf Molina c 9. Duckworth p Marquis p ASTROS 1ST: Everett grounded out (first unassisted); Biggio doubled to left; Bagwell flied to right; Lane grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein grounded out (shortstop to first); Grudzielanek lined to right; Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg struck out; Burke flied to right; Chavez singled to third; Taveras struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 2ND: On a bunt Edmonds singled to third; Rolen walked [Edmonds to second]; Sanders walked [Edmonds to third, Rolen to second]; Taguchi doubled to left [Edmonds scored, Rolen scored, Sanders to third]; Molina singled to pitcher [Sanders scored, Taguchi scored (error by Duckworth) (no RBI)]; Marquis walked [Molina to second]; On a bunt Eckstein forced Molina (catcher to third) [Marquis to second, Eckstein to first]; Grudzielanek flied to right; Pujols singled to left [Marquis scored, Eckstein out at third (left to third)]; 5 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 5. ASTROS 3RD: Duckworth singled to left; Everett walked [Duckworth to second]; Biggio singled to left [Duckworth to third, Everett to second]; Bagwell hit a sacrifice fly to right [Duckworth scored, Everett to third]; Lane grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Biggio out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 5. CARDINALS 3RD: Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Rolen doubled to left; Sanders walked; Taguchi grounded out (shortstop to first) [Rolen to third, Sanders to second]; Molina popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 5. ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg struck out; Burke was called out on strikes; Chavez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 5. CARDINALS 4TH: Marquis doubled to left; Eckstein singled to center [Marquis to third]; Grudzielanek doubled to center [Marquis scored, Eckstein scored, Grudzielanek to third (on throw)]; Pujols was hit by a pitch; Edmonds hit a sacrifice fly to center [Grudzielanek scored]; Rolen popped to catcher; Sanders flied to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 8. ASTROS 5TH: Taveras singled to pitcher; SCOTT BATTED FOR DUCKWORTH; Scott struck out; Everett struck out; Biggio forced Taveras (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 8. CARDINALS 5TH: HARVILLE REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Taguchi lined to right; Molina grounded out (third to first); Marquis singled to left; Eckstein lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 1, Cardinals 8. ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell grounded out (third to first); Lane walked; Ensberg was called out on strikes; Burke walked [Lane to second]; Chavez singled to center [Lane to third, Burke to second]; Taveras singled to center [Lane scored, Burke scored, Chavez to second]; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR HARVILLE; FLORES REPLACED MARQUIS (PITCHING); Palmeiro was hit by a pitch [Chavez to third, Taveras to second]; ALBERTO REYES REPLACED FLORES (PITCHING); Everett doubled to left [Chavez scored, Taveras scored, Palmeiro scored]; Biggio was hit by a pitch; Bagwell walked [Everett to third, Biggio to second]; TAVAREZ REPLACED ALBERTO REYES (PITCHING); Lane forced Bagwell (shortstop to second); 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. Astros 6, Cardinals 8. CARDINALS 6TH: SPRINGER REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Grudzielanek flied to center; Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Edmonds walked; Rolen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 6, Cardinals 8. ASTROS 7TH: Ensberg homered; Burke struck out; Chavez singled to left; Taveras out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Chavez to second]; LAMB BATTED FOR SPRINGER; Lamb popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 7, Cardinals 8. CARDINALS 7TH: WHEELER REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Sanders grounded out (pitcher to first); Taguchi grounded out (second to first); Molina popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 7, Cardinals 8. ASTROS 8TH: Everett popped to shortstop; Biggio popped to shortstop; Bagwell walked; Lane flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 7, Cardinals 8. CARDINALS 8TH: WALKER BATTED FOR TAVAREZ; Walker struck out; Eckstein walked; Grudzielanek grounded out (shortstop to first) [Eckstein to second]; Pujols was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 7, Cardinals 8. ASTROS 9TH: ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED WALKER (PITCHING); Ensberg singled to right; Burke struck out; Chavez lined to second; Taveras grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 7, Cardinals 8. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 7 11 1 10 Cardinals 8 9 0 7

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