St. Louis Cardinals 1, Houston Astros 0 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 17
Played on Saturday, April 23, 2005 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   0  5  0
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  -   1  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Everett ss                    4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Lamb 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   1      14   0
Lane rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
Burke lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Taveras cf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Clemens p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Palmeiro lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   0   5   0       0   5      28  12

BATTING - 
GDP: Ensberg (3,off Mulder).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Biggio (1,2nd base by Mulder/Molina).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   5   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Walker rf                     4   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
Pujols 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      17   1
Edmonds cf                    3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Rolen 3b                      2   0   0   0       2   1       1   4
Cedeno lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Grudzielanek 2b               4   0   1   0       0   2       1   5
Molina c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Nunez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Diaz c                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mulder p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
  Sanders ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   6   1       4   8      30  20

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Grudzielanek-Eckstein-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Grudzielanek (3,off Clemens).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens                       7     4   0   0   4   6   0  29
Qualls L(1-2)                 2.1   1   1   1   0   2   0   8
Lidge                         0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9.1   6   1   1   4   8   0  38


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mulder W(2-1)                10     5   0   0   0   5   0  33


Umpires: HP - Brian Runge, 1B - Charlie Reliford, 2B - Angel Hernandez, 3B - Greg Gibson
Time of Game: 2:42   Attendance: 40058


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Everett             ss        Eckstein            ss
2. Biggio              2b        Walker              rf
3. Lamb                1b        Pujols              1b
4. Lane                rf        Edmonds             cf
5. Ensberg             3b        Rolen               3b
6. Burke               lf        Cedeno              lf
7. Ausmus              c         Grudzielanek        2b
8. Taveras             cf        Molina              c
9. Clemens             p         Mulder              p

ASTROS 1ST: Everett singled to right; Biggio forced Everett
(third to second) [Biggio to first]; Biggio was picked off and
caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); Lamb was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein lined to right; Walker walked; Pujols
popped to first; Edmonds singled to second [Walker to second];
Rolen walked [Walker to third, Edmonds to second]; Cedeno flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
grounded out (third to first); Burke struck out (catcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Grudzielanek was called out on strikes; Molina
grounded out (third to first); Mulder struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras
flied to left; Clemens grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Eckstein grounded out (third to first); Walker
grounded out (second to first); Pujols singled to center;
Edmonds walked [Pujols to second]; Rolen walked [Pujols to
third, Edmonds to second]; Cedeno forced Pujols (pitcher to
catcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Everett singled to third; Biggio struck out; Lamb
grounded out (second to first) [Everett to second]; Lane struck
out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Grudzielanek struck out; Molina grounded out
(third to first); Mulder lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg grounded out (third to first); Burke
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus singled to right;
Taveras forced Ausmus (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Eckstein grounded out (shortstop to first);
Walker struck out; Pujols grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Clemens grounded out (pitcher to first); Everett
struck out; Biggio popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Edmonds was called out on strikes; Rolen popped
to first; Cedeno singled to center; Grudzielanek doubled to
right [Cedeno to third]; Molina flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Lamb flied to center; Lane grounded out (third to
first); Ensberg popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Mulder struck out; Eckstein grounded out
(shortstop to first); Walker grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Burke grounded out (pitcher to first); Ausmus flied
to center; Taveras singled to shortstop; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR
CLEMENS; Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Pujols flied
to left; Edmonds grounded out (first unassisted); Rolen struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Everett flied to left; Biggio grounded out (second
to first); Lamb grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 9TH: Cedeno struck out (catcher to first);
Grudzielanek grounded out (third to first); NUNEZ BATTED FOR
MOLINA; Nunez lined to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 10TH: DIAZ REPLACED NUNEZ (PLAYING C ); Lane singled to
left; Ensberg grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Lane out at second]; Burke flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 10TH: SANDERS BATTED FOR MULDER; Sanders singled to
pitcher; Eckstein grounded out (second to first) [Sanders to
second]; LIDGE REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); PALMEIRO REPLACED
QUALLS (PLAYING LF); Walker singled to center [Sanders scored];
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   5   0    3
 Cardinals        1   6   0    9


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