St. Louis Cardinals 8, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Friday, June 1, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  7  -   8 10  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   2   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Miles ph,ss                 2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Spiezio lf,3b                 5   1   2   2       0   1       0   2
Pujols 1b                     4   2   1   0       1   1       7   1
Edmonds cf                    3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Rolen 3b                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taguchi lf                  3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wells ph                    1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Encarnacion rf                4   1   1   1       1   2       2   0
Bennett c                     5   1   2   3       0   0       8   0
Kennedy 2b                    3   1   0   0       1   2       5   3
Wainwright p                  2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Ludwick lf                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   8  10   7       4   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Miles-Kennedy-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (11,off Oswalt); Spiezio (7,off Wheeler); Bennett (2,off Wheeler).
HR: Encarnacion (1,9th inning off Qualls 0 on 0 out); Bennett (1,9th inning
off Qualls 0 on 0 out).
SH: Edmonds (2,off Oswalt); Wainwright (3,off Oswalt); Ludwick (1,off Miller).
HBP: Eckstein (6,by Oswalt); Kennedy (1,by Miller).
IBB: Pujols (6,by Wheeler).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ludwick (2,2nd base off Wheeler/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   5
Pence cf                      4   1   2   0       0   2       1   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   2      10   0
Lee lf                        3   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Scott rf                      2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moehler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
Oswalt p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   1       5   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Berkman (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (10,off Wainwright); Lee (17,off Wainwright).
GDP: Ensberg (3,off Franklin).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pence (4,2nd base off Wainwright/Bennett).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wainwright                    7     4   1   1   4   6   0  29
Franklin W(2-0)               1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   5   7   0  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt                        7     4   1   1   2   4   0  28
Qualls L(4-3)                 1     3   2   2   0   2   2   6
Miller                        0     0   2   2   0   0   0   2
Wheeler                       0.2   3   3   3   2   1   0   7
Moehler                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9    10   8   8   4   8   2  44

Qualls faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
Miller faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
WP: Miller (1).
HBP: Oswalt (3,Eckstein); Miller (1,Kennedy).
IBB: Wheeler (1,Pujols).

Umpires: HP - Gary Cederstrom, 1B - Lance Barksdale, 2B - Adrian Johnson, 3B - Jim Reynolds
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 36784


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein flied to right; Spiezio 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 second; Pence doubled to left;
Berkman struck out; Lee walked; Scott walked [Pence to third,
Lee to second]; Ensberg struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Everett was called out on strikes; Ausmus lined to
center; Oswalt flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Bennett popped to shortstop; Kennedy struck out;
Wainwright singled to left; Eckstein singled to right
[Wainwright to second]; Spiezio grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: SPIEZIO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); TAGUCHI
REPLACED ROLEN (PLAYING LF); Biggio popped to catcher;
Cardinals third baseman Scott Rolen left the game due to an
injured leg; Pence struck out; Berkman grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pujols doubled to left; Edmonds out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Pujols scored (error by
Berkman) (no RBI)]; Taguchi flied to right; Encarnacion grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott
grounded out (second to first); Ensberg walked; Everett forced
Ensberg (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Bennett grounded out (shortstop to first);
Kennedy walked; Wainwright out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [Kennedy to second]; Eckstein was hit by a pitch;
Spiezio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (third to first); Oswalt flied
to center; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Pujols grounded out (second to first); Edmonds
walked; Taguchi singled to right [Edmonds to third]; Encarnacion
struck out; Bennett forced Taguchi (third to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence singled to center; Berkman struck out; Pence
stole second; Lee doubled to center [Pence scored]; Scott
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Lee to third]; Ensberg grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: Kennedy grounded out (second to first);
Wainwright flied to right; MILES BATTED FOR ECKSTEIN; Miles
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: MILES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Everett popped to
second; Ausmus singled to left; LAMB BATTED FOR OSWALT; Lamb
popped to second; Biggio walked [Ausmus to second]; Pence struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Spiezio singled
to right; Pujols struck out; Edmonds was called out on strikes;
Taguchi forced Spiezio (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED TAGUCHI (PITCHING); LUDWICK
REPLACED WAINWRIGHT (PLAYING LF); Berkman singled to center; Lee
flied to center; Scott walked [Berkman to second]; Ensberg
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Scott out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: Encarnacion homered; Bennett homered; MILLER
REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Kennedy was hit by a pitch; Miller
threw a wild pitch [Kennedy to second]; Ludwick reached on a
fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Kennedy to third]; WHEELER
REPLACED ENSBERG (PITCHING); LORETTA REPLACED MILLER (PLAYING
3B); Ludwick stole second; Miles struck out; Spiezio doubled to
right [Kennedy scored, Ludwick scored]; Pujols was walked
intentionally; Edmonds flied to center [Spiezio to third]; WELLS
BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Wells singled to second [Spiezio scored,
Pujols to third]; Encarnacion walked [Wells to second]; Bennett
doubled to left [Pujols scored, Wells scored, Encarnacion to
third]; MOEHLER REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING); Kennedy struck out;
7 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SPRINGER REPLACED WELLS (PITCHING); Everett popped
to shortstop; Ausmus struck out; Loretta flied to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        8  10   0    9
 Astros           1   5   1    8


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