Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 4
Regular Season Game 55
Played on Sunday, June 5, 2005 (D) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    3  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 11  0
HOU N    5  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   6 11  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   4   1   2   0       1   1       3   2
Edmonds cf                    5   1   3   0       0   0       4   0
Pujols 1b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       6   0
Walker rf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Grudzielanek 2b               4   0   2   2       0   2       3   1
Mabry lf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Nunez 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Molina c                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Mulder p                      1   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Alberto Reyes p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cedeno ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flores p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanders ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   4  11   4       1   8      24   8

BATTING - 
2B: Grudzielanek (15,off Clemens).
3B: Molina (1,off Clemens).
SF: Mulder (1,off Clemens).
GDP: Pujols (5,off Clemens).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   1   4   0       0   0       1   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Burke lf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   1       0   1       3   4
Berkman 1b                    4   1   0   1       0   0      10   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   2   2   2       0   0       0   0
Lane rf                       3   1   2   2       1   1       1   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Clemens p                     1   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ph,cf             2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   6  11   6       2   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Everett-Biggio-Berkman.
E: Burke (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Burke (4,off Mulder); Ensberg (10,off Mulder); Bruntlett (2,off White).
HR: Ensberg (12,1st inning off Mulder 1 on 1 out); Lane (6,1st inning off Mulder
0 on 1 out).
SH: Burke (2,off Alberto Reyes).
SF: Biggio (1,off Mulder).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mulder L(7-3)                 3     8   6   6   1   0   2  19
Alberto Reyes                 2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Flores                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
White                         1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8    11   6   6   2   3   2  38

Mulder faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Mulder (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens W(4-3)                5     9   4   4   1   4   0  24
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wheeler                       2     1   0   0   0   3   0   7
Lidge SV(13)                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9    11   4   4   1   8   0  38

Clemens faced 1 batter in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 2B - Jerry Meals, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 3:02   Attendance: 34009


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein walked; Edmonds singled to center
[Eckstein to second]; Pujols singled to center [Eckstein scored,
Edmonds to third, Pujols to second (on throw)]; Walker was
called out on strikes; Grudzielanek doubled to left [Edmonds
scored, Pujols scored]; Mabry grounded out (first unassisted)
[Grudzielanek to third]; Nunez popped to shortstop; 3 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras singled to left; Burke doubled [Taveras to
third]; Biggio hit a sacrifice fly to center [Taveras scored,
Burke to third]; Berkman reached on a fielder's choice [Burke
scored]; Ensberg homered [Berkman scored]; Lane homered; Everett
popped to third; Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 2ND: Molina tripled to center; Mulder hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Molina scored]; Eckstein singled to center;
Edmonds singled to left [Eckstein to second]; Pujols grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Edmonds out
at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 2ND: Clemens flied to center; Taveras singled to
shortstop; Burke lined to third; Biggio forced Taveras (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 3RD: Walker grounded out (second to first);
Grudzielanek singled to left [Grudzielanek to second (error by
Burke)]; Mabry struck out; Nunez grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman grounded out (third to first); Ensberg
doubled to center; Lane singled to left [Ensberg scored];
Everett lined to third; Mulder threw a wild pitch [Lane to
second]; Ausmus grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 4TH: Molina grounded out (pitcher to first); Mulder
grounded out (first unassisted); Eckstein grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Clemens walked; On a bunt Taveras singled to catcher
[Clemens to second]; ALBERTO REYES REPLACED MULDER (PITCHING);
Burke out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Clemens to
third, Taveras to second]; Biggio struck out; Berkman popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 5TH: Edmonds singled to left; Pujols grounded out
(second to first) [Edmonds to second]; Walker was called out on
strikes; Grudzielanek struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg flied to left; Lane walked; Everett forced
Lane (second to shortstop); Ausmus popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 6TH: Mabry singled to right; SPRINGER REPLACED CLEMENS
(PITCHING); Nunez forced Mabry (shortstop to second); Molina
forced Nunez (shortstop to second); CEDENO BATTED FOR ALBERTO
REYES; Cedeno grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: FLORES REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT BATTED
FOR SPRINGER; Bruntlett lined to center; Taveras singled to
left; Burke popped to first; Biggio forced Taveras (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: WHEELER REPLACED TAVERAS (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Eckstein struck out; Edmonds flied
to left; Pujols singled to left; Walker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman flied to center; Ensberg lined to second;
Lane struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: Grudzielanek struck out; Mabry grounded out
(first unassisted); Nunez flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: WHITE REPLACED FLORES (PITCHING); Everett lined to
shortstop; Ausmus flied to right; Bruntlett doubled to
shortstop; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR WHEELER; Vizcaino singled to
shortstop [Bruntlett to third]; Burke was called out on strikes;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Molina flied
to center; SANDERS BATTED FOR WHITE; Sanders was called out on
strikes; Eckstein singled to second; Eckstein advanced to second
because of defensive indifference [Eckstein to second]; Edmonds
lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        4  11   0    7
 Astros           6  11   1    8


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