Houston Astros 5, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Saturday, April 7, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
HOU N    1  2  0    0  0  1    1  0  x  -   5  9  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Duncan lf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Pujols 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Rolen 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Edmonds cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Spiezio rf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Kennedy 2b                    3   1   2   0       0   1       3   1
Bennett c                     3   0   2   1       0   0       4   0
Reyes p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Thompson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schumaker ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   5   1       1   4      24   9

BATTING - 
2B: Kennedy (1,off Oswalt); Spiezio (1,off Oswalt).
SH: Reyes (1,off Oswalt).
GDP: Edmonds (2,off Oswalt); Eckstein (2,off Oswalt); Pujols (1,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   1   2       0   0       2   3
  Lane cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   2      13   2
Lee lf                        3   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Scott rf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Burke cf,2b                   2   0   0   0       2   0       2   1
Everett ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       3   9
Ausmus c                      2   1   2   0       0   0       4   1
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Totals                       30   5   9   5       3   3      27  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Biggio-Everett-Berkman, Oswalt-Everett-Berkman, Everett-Burke-Berkman.
E: Ensberg (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (1,off Reyes).
HR: Lee (1,6th inning off Thompson 0 on 0 out); Berkman (1,7th inning off Thompson
0 on 2 out).
SH: Oswalt (1,off Springer).
SF: Lee (2,off Reyes).
HBP: Ausmus 2 (3,by Reyes,by Thompson).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reyes L(0-1)                  5     5   3   3   1   3   0  21
Thompson                      1.2   3   2   2   1   0   2  10
Johnson                       0.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Springer                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     9   5   5   3   3   2  37

HBP: Reyes (1,Ausmus); Thompson (1,Ausmus).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(1-0)                 9     5   1   1   1   4   0  31


Umpires: HP - Tim Tschida, 1B - Jim Joyce, 2B - Jeff Nelson, 3B - Jim Wolf
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 41885


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Eckstein            ss        Biggio              2b
2. Duncan              lf        Ensberg             3b
3. Pujols              1b        Berkman             1b
4. Rolen               3b        Lee                 lf
5. Edmonds             cf        Scott               rf
6. Spiezio             rf        Burke               cf
7. Kennedy             2b        Everett             ss
8. Bennett             c         Ausmus              c
9. Reyes               p         Oswalt              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein grounded out (first to pitcher); Duncan
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pujols grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to first; Ensberg singled to right;
Berkman singled to right [Ensberg to third]; Lee out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Ensberg scored]; Scott struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Rolen grounded out (shortstop to first); Edmonds
was called out on strikes; Spiezio grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Burke walked; Burke was picked off first (pitcher to
first); Everett singled to center; Ausmus singled to right
[Everett to third, Ausmus to second (on throw)]; Oswalt grounded
out (shortstop to first); Biggio doubled to center [Everett
scored, Ausmus scored]; Ensberg popped to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Kennedy doubled to left; Bennett singled to
center [Kennedy scored]; Reyes out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Bennett to second]; Eckstein grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Bennett to third]; Duncan struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman struck out; Lee grounded out (shortstop to
first); Scott grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pujols reached on an error by Ensberg; Rolen
flied to left; Edmonds grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Pujols out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Burke popped to catcher; Everett flied to right;
Ausmus was hit by a pitch; Oswalt flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: Spiezio doubled to right; Kennedy singled to
center [Spiezio to third]; Bennett grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Kennedy to second]; Reyes struck out; Eckstein grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio flied to center; Ensberg lined to left;
Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Duncan lined to second; Pujols grounded out
(first unassisted); Rolen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: THOMPSON REPLACED REYES (PITCHING); Lee homered;
Scott popped to shortstop; Burke walked; Everett grounded out
(third to second to first) [Burke to second]; Ausmus was hit by
a pitch; Oswalt forced Ausmus (shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Edmonds flied to center; Spiezio grounded out
(catcher to first); Kennedy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Biggio popped to second; Ensberg popped to
shortstop; Berkman homered; Lee singled to right; JOHNSON
REPLACED THOMPSON (PITCHING); Scott walked [Lee to second];
Burke grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 8TH: Bennett singled to right; SCHUMAKER BATTED FOR
JOHNSON; Schumaker forced Bennett (second to shortstop);
Eckstein grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Schumaker out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED SCHUMAKER (PITCHING); Everett
lined to third; Ausmus singled to center; Oswalt out on a
sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Ausmus to second]; Biggio
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 9TH: LANE REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING CF); BURKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Duncan walked; Pujols grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Duncan out at
second]; Rolen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        1   5   0    3
 Astros           5   9   1    8


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