Houston Astros 2, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Thursday, August 30, 2007 (D) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  1
HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  7  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Eckstein ss                   4   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Ankiel cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Pujols 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       5   2
Encarnacion rf                3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Ludwick lf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Molina c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Miles 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Pineiro p                     2   1   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Duncan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Edmonds ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan 3b                       3   0   1   0       1   1       2   2
Totals                       32   1   5   1       4   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Pineiro (2).
PB: Molina (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Ryan (5,off Albers).
IBB: Pujols (19,by Albers).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Encarnacion (2,2nd base by Albers/Munson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Pence cf                      3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Burke 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   1       1   0      12   0
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lamb 3b                       3   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
Scott rf                      3   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Bruntlett ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Munson c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       5   2
Albers p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Biggio ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   2   7   2       3   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Bruntlett (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (25,off Pineiro).
HR: Berkman (26,4th inning off Pineiro 0 on 0 out).
SH: Burke (6,off Springer).
IBB: Berkman (9,by Springer).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Burke (3,2nd base by Pineiro/Molina).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pineiro L(3-2)                6     5   2   2   1   3   1  22
Johnson                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Springer                      1     1   0   0   2   1   0   6
Totals                        8     7   2   2   3   4   1  32

IBB: Springer (1,Berkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Albers W(4-6)                 7     3   1   1   4   3   0  28
Qualls                        1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Lidge SV(14)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   4   4   0  36

WP: Albers (6).
IBB: Albers (5,Pujols).

Umpires: HP - Jim Joyce, 1B - Jim Wolf, 2B - James Hoye, 3B - Tim Tschida
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 37520


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Eckstein            ss        Pence               cf
2. Ankiel              cf        Burke               2b
3. Pujols              1b        Berkman             1b
4. Encarnacion         rf        Lee                 lf
5. Ludwick             lf        Lamb                3b
6. Molina              c         Scott               rf
7. Miles               2b        Bruntlett           ss
8. Pineiro             p         Munson              c
9. Ryan                3b        Albers              p

CARDINALS 1ST: Eckstein singled to right; Ankiel flied to right;
Pujols flied to center; Albers threw a wild pitch [Eckstein to
second]; Encarnacion struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Pence struck out; Burke singled to left; Berkman
popped to third; Burke was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Lee grounded out (third to first); Lamb walked;
Scott doubled to shortstop [Lamb scored, Scott out at third
(shortstop to first to third)]; Bruntlett grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Pineiro singled to left; Ryan doubled to left
[Pineiro to third]; Eckstein grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Pineiro scored, Ryan to third]; Ankiel lined to first; Pujols
was walked intentionally; Encarnacion grounded out (catcher to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Munson singled to right; Molina allowed a passed
ball [Munson to second]; Albers struck out; Pence grounded out
(shortstop to first); Burke flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Ludwick grounded out (third to first); Molina
flied to left; Miles grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman homered; Lee flied to center; Lamb flied to
left; Scott flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pineiro struck out; Ryan flied to right; Eckstein
reached on an error by Bruntlett; Ankiel walked [Eckstein to
second]; Pujols struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bruntlett lined to pitcher; Munson popped to
shortstop; Albers struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Encarnacion walked; Ludwick flied to center;
Encarnacion was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Molina grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence singled to left; Pence was picked off first
but was safe on an error by Pineiro [Pence to third]; Burke
popped to second; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Lee
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Miles popped to shortstop; DUNCAN BATTED FOR
PINEIRO; Duncan grounded out (second to first); Ryan walked;
Eckstein popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: JOHNSON REPLACED DUNCAN (PITCHING); Lamb singled to
left; Scott forced Lamb (first to shortstop); Bruntlett flied to
right; Munson flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED ALBERS (PITCHING); Ankiel singled
to center; Pujols flied to right; Encarnacion flied to center;
Ludwick singled to second [Ankiel to third]; Molina grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); BIGGIO BATTED
FOR QUALLS; Biggio singled to shortstop; Pence walked [Biggio to
second]; Burke out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Biggio to third, Pence to second]; Berkman was walked
intentionally; Lee struck out; Lamb flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); Miles grounded
out (second to first); EDMONDS BATTED FOR SPRINGER; Edmonds
flied to left; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        1   5   1    8
 Astros           2   7   1    6


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