St. Louis Cardinals 7, Houston Astros 0

Regular Season Game 143

Played on Monday, September 11, 2006 (N) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 6 2 STL N 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 x - 7 7 0

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABiggio 2b 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Lamb 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 Berkman 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 9 2 Huff rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 Scott lf,cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 2 0 Burke cf,2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 Everett ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 Ausmus c 3 0 0 0 0 1 5 0 Buchholz p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Nieve p 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Jimerson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Borkowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Palmeiro ph,lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0Totals31 0 6 0 2 6 24 9FIELDING -E:Everett 2 (7).BATTING -GDP:Ausmus (21,off Carpenter).Team LOB:6.BASERUNNING -CS:Lamb (4,2nd base by Carpenter/Molina).

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AMiles ss 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 4 Duncan rf 3 2 1 0 2 0 1 0 Pujols 1b 3 2 2 0 2 1 9 0 Rolen 3b 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 2 Rodriguez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 Schumaker lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Spiezio lf,3b 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 Encarnacion cf 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 0 Belliard 2b 4 0 2 4 0 0 4 2 Molina c 3 0 0 0 1 1 6 1 Carpenter p 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 2Totals33 7 7 7 8 5 27 11FIELDING -DP:1. Miles-Pujols.BATTING -2B:Spiezio (12,off Buchholz); Duncan (10,off Buchholz); Pujols (28,off Springer).3B:Belliard (1,off Nieve).IBB:Molina (2,by Buchholz); Pujols (25,by Buchholz); Spiezio (1,by Nieve).Team LOB:10.

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPBuchholz L(6-10) 3.1 5 5 2 4 1 0 21 Nieve 1.2 1 2 2 4 2 0 10 Borkowski 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 Springer 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 Miller 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2Totals8 7 7 2* 8 5 0 41 * - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.IBB:Buchholz 2 (4,Molina,Pujols); Nieve (5,Spiezio).

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPCarpenter W(14-6) 9 6 0 0 2 6 0 33Umpires:HP - Rick Reed, 1B - Tim Tschida, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Laz DiazTime of Game:2:29Attendance:41061 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros St. Louis Cardinals 1. Biggio 2b Miles ss 2. Lamb 3b Duncan rf 3. Berkman 1b Pujols 1b 4. Huff rf Rolen 3b 5. Scott lf Spiezio lf 6. Burke cf Encarnacion cf 7. Everett ss Belliard 2b 8. Ausmus c Molina c 9. Buchholz p Carpenter p ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Lamb singled to left; Lamb was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Berkman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 1ST: Miles walked; Duncan flied to center; Pujols struck out; Rolen lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 2ND: Huff grounded out (first unassisted); Scott walked; Burke flied to center; Everett forced Scott (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Spiezio doubled to right; Encarnacion grounded out (shortstop to first); Belliard flied to center; Molina was walked intentionally; Carpenter reached on an error by Everett [Spiezio to third, Molina to second]; Miles flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus was called out on strikes; Buchholz lined to second; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 3RD: Duncan walked; Pujols singled to left [Duncan to second]; Rolen flied to left; Spiezio flied to center; Encarnacion singled to center [Duncan scored, Pujols to second]; Belliard singled to left [Pujols scored, Encarnacion to second]; Molina grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 4TH: Lamb was called out on strikes; Berkman was called out on strikes; Huff lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 4TH: Carpenter grounded out (third to first); Miles reached on an error by Everett; Duncan doubled to right [Miles to third]; Pujols was walked intentionally; NIEVE REPLACED BUCHHOLZ (PITCHING); Rolen grounded out (first to pitcher) [Miles scored (unearned), Duncan to third, Pujols to second]; Spiezio was walked intentionally; Encarnacion walked [Duncan scored (unearned), Pujols to third, Spiezio to second]; Belliard tripled to center [Pujols scored (unearned), Spiezio scored (unearned, but earned for the pitcher), Encarnacion scored (unearned, but earned for the pitcher)]; Molina struck out; 5 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. ASTROS 5TH: Scott grounded out (pitcher to first); Burke singled to right; Everett singled to left [Burke to second]; Ausmus grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Everett out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. CARDINALS 5TH: Carpenter grounded out (third to first); Miles grounded out (first unassisted); Duncan walked; Pujols walked [Duncan to second]; Rolen was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. ASTROS 6TH: JIMERSON BATTED FOR NIEVE; Jimerson popped to second; Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Lamb flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. CARDINALS 6TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED JIMERSON (PITCHING); Spiezio grounded out (second to first); Encarnacion flied to right; Belliard grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. ASTROS 7TH: Berkman popped to third; Huff struck out; Scott singled to shortstop; Burke singled to right [Scott to third]; Everett forced Burke (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. CARDINALS 7TH: Molina grounded out (shortstop to first); Carpenter struck out; Miles grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. ASTROS 8TH: Ausmus flied to center; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Palmeiro grounded out (second to first); Biggio walked; Lamb grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. CARDINALS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); SCOTT CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); BURKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); PALMEIRO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Duncan grounded out (first unassisted); Pujols doubled to right; RODRIGUEZ BATTED FOR ROLEN; MILLER REPLACED SPRINGER (PITCHING); Rodriguez struck out; Spiezio flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. ASTROS 9TH: SCHUMAKER REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING LF); SPIEZIO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); Berkman grounded out (second to first); Huff singled to second; Scott flied to left; Burke grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 7. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 0 6 2 6 Cardinals 7 7 0 10

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