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 Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Everett 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   1
Totals                       35   7  11   7       5  10      24  11

FIELDING - 
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 Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein 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   0
Totals                       31   8   9   7       6   3      27   8

FIELDING - 
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 Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Duckworth 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   7
Totals                        8     9   8   8   6   3   0  39

HBP: Duckworth (3,Pujols).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marquis 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   4
Totals                        9    11   7   7   5  10   1  44

HBP: Flores (1,Palmeiro); Alberto Reyes (1,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Greg Gibson, 1B - Brian Runge, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 3:03   Attendance: 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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