Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 5
Regular Season Game 152
Played on Thursday, September 21, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  2    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   5  5  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  2  0    0  2  x  -   6  9  2
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wilson rf                     4   2   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Duncan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Spiezio lf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Pujols 1b                     3   0   1   1       1   0      10   1
Encarnacion cf                4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Rolen 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Belliard 2b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       1   1
Molina c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       5   1
Miles ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
Carpenter p                   3   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
  Rodriguez ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   5   2       4   5      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Miles-Pujols, Carpenter-Miles-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Belliard (7,off Pettitte).
SH: Miles (2,off Pettitte).
GDP: Pujols (19,off Pettitte).
IBB: Rolen (7,by Pettitte).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Lamb 3b                       4   1   2   0       0   1       1   4
Berkman 1b                    4   2   3   4       0   0      14   1
Scott lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Huff rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bruntlett 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Burke cf                      3   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Everett ss                    3   1   1   0       0   1       1   5
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Pettitte p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Jimerson pr,rf              0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   6   9   6       0   5      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Everett-Berkman.
E: Biggio (6), Lamb (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Burke (22,off Carpenter); Berkman (28,off Carpenter).
HR: Berkman 2 (43,4th inning off Carpenter 1 on 1 out,8th inning off Carpenter
1 on 2 out).
SH: Ausmus (9,off Carpenter); Biggio (4,off Carpenter).
GDP: Berkman (8,off Carpenter); Biggio (14,off Carpenter).
Team LOB: 1.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carpenter L(15-7)             8     9   6   6   0   5   2  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte                      5     5   5   1   4   2   0  25
Borkowski W(2-2)              3     0   0   0   0   2   0   9
Wheeler SV(7)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   5   1   4   5   0  37

WP: Pettitte (2).
BK: Pettitte (1).
IBB: Pettitte (9,Rolen).

Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Angel Hernandez, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Hunter Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 32975


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Wilson              rf        Biggio              2b
2. Spiezio             lf        Lamb                3b
3. Pujols              1b        Berkman             1b
4. Encarnacion         cf        Scott               lf
5. Rolen               3b        Huff                rf
6. Belliard            2b        Burke               cf
7. Molina              c         Everett             ss
8. Miles               ss        Ausmus              c
9. Carpenter           p         Pettitte            p

CARDINALS 1ST: Wilson grounded out (second to first); Spiezio
walked; Pujols walked [Spiezio to second]; Encarnacion struck
out; Rolen popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio was called out on strikes; Lamb singled to
left; Berkman grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Lamb out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Belliard grounded out (shortstop to first);
Molina grounded out (third to first); Miles grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Scott flied to right; Huff grounded out (first to
pitcher); Burke was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Carpenter singled to left; Wilson singled to
center [Carpenter to second]; Spiezio reached on a fielder's
choice [Wilson to third (error by Biggio; assist by Pettitte),
Carpenter scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Pujols grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Wilson scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Spiezio out at second]; Encarnacion struck
out; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pettitte grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros
0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Rolen flied to center; Belliard doubled to left;
Pettitte balked [Belliard to third]; Molina walked while
Belliard advanced to home on a wild pitch; Miles out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Molina to second]; Carpenter
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Lamb singled
to left; Berkman homered [Lamb scored]; Scott grounded out
(third to first); Huff flied to left; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Wilson reached on an error by Lamb; Spiezio
singled to center [Wilson to third]; Pujols singled to right
[Wilson scored (unearned), Spiezio to second]; Encarnacion
grounded out (third to first) [Spiezio to third, Pujols to
second]; Rolen was walked intentionally; Belliard forced Pujols
(third unassisted) [Spiezio scored (unearned), Rolen to second];
Molina flied to center; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Burke doubled to left; Everett singled to shortstop
[Burke stayed at second]; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Burke to third, Everett to second]; PALMEIRO
BATTED FOR PETTITTE; Palmeiro singled to center [Burke scored,
Everett scored]; Biggio grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Palmeiro out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Miles
grounded out (second to first); Carpenter struck out; Wilson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Lamb grounded out (second to first); Berkman doubled
to left; Scott flied to right; Huff struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Spiezio flied to center; Pujols grounded out
(third to first); Encarnacion grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Burke flied to center; Everett struck out; Ausmus
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: Rolen popped to second; Belliard grounded out
(shortstop to first); Molina grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: ENSBERG BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Ensberg singled to
right; Biggio out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Ensberg to second]; JIMERSON RAN FOR ENSBERG; Lamb struck out;
Berkman homered [Jimerson scored]; Scott popped to second; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: WHEELER REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
REPLACED HUFF (PLAYING 2B); JIMERSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
RF); Miles grounded out (second to first); RODRIGUEZ BATTED FOR
CARPENTER; Rodriguez grounded out (first to pitcher); DUNCAN
BATTED FOR WILSON; Duncan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5   5   0    5
 Astros           6   9   2    1


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