St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 10
Played on Wednesday, April 9, 2008 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    2  0  1    0  1  0    1  0  1  -   6 12  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  2    1  0  0  -   4  6  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schumaker rf                  4   2   3   0       1   0       3   0
Duncan lf                     4   2   1   0       1   0       3   0
Pujols 1b                     4   2   3   3       1   0      10   2
Ankiel cf                     5   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Glaus 3b                      4   0   1   1       1   0       1   3
Kennedy 2b                    4   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
  Isringhausen p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Molina c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Looper p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  McClellan p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Washington ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flores p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Izturis ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Miles ss,2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       37   6  12   6       5   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Flores (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Ankiel (3,off Sampson); Looper (1,off Sampson); Schumaker (1,off Moehler).
HR: Pujols 2 (2,7th inning off Borkowski 0 on 0 out,9th inning off Villarreal
0 on 0 out).
GDP: Duncan (2,off Villarreal).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Pence rf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   0      12   4
Lee lf                        4   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
Tejada ss                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   7
Blum 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Loretta 2b                    1   0   0   1       0   0       0   2
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Villarreal p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Towles c                      2   1   0   0       1   1       3   0
Sampson p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Moehler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perez 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   6   4       1   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berkman-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Tejada (4,off Looper); Pence (3,off Looper); Berkman (5,off Looper); Bourn
(1,off Flores).
SF: Loretta (1,off Looper).
HBP: Towles (2,by Isringhausen).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (3,2nd base off Looper/Molina).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Looper W(2-0)                 5.2   5   3   3   0   4   0  22
McClellan                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Flores                        0.2   1   1   0   1   1   0   5
Franklin                      1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Isringhausen SV(5)            1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     6   4   3   1   6   0  36

HBP: Isringhausen (1,Towles).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sampson L(0-1)                4     6   3   3   1   1   0  18
Moehler                       1     2   1   1   2   0   0   7
Borkowski                     2     2   1   1   2   1   1  10
Villarreal                    2     2   1   1   0   1   1   7
Totals                        9    12   6   6   5   3   2  42


Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Ed Rapuano, 2B - Ed Hickox, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 3:07   Attendance: 29187


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Schumaker           rf        Bourn               cf
2. Duncan              lf        Pence               rf
3. Pujols              1b        Berkman             1b
4. Ankiel              cf        Lee                 lf
5. Glaus               3b        Tejada              ss
6. Kennedy             2b        Blum                3b
7. Molina              c         Loretta             2b
8. Looper              p         Towles              c
9. Miles               ss        Sampson             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Schumaker singled to shortstop; Duncan singled to
center [Schumaker to third]; Pujols singled to left [Schumaker
scored, Duncan to second]; Ankiel struck out; Glaus singled to
left [Duncan scored, Pujols out at third (left to third to
shortstop)]; Kennedy grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 4 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Pence was called out on strikes;
Berkman singled to center; Berkman stole second; Lee struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Molina flied to right; Looper grounded out (first
unassisted); Miles grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Tejada grounded out (third to first); Blum popped to
third; Loretta flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Schumaker grounded out (second to first); Duncan
walked; Pujols grounded out (third to first) [Duncan to second];
Ankiel doubled to left [Duncan scored]; Glaus flied to right; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles struck out; Sampson grounded out (first
unassisted); Bourn flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Kennedy grounded out (shortstop to first); Molina
grounded out (second to first); Looper doubled to left; Miles
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence flied to right; Berkman grounded out (third to
first); Lee grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: MOEHLER REPLACED SAMPSON (PITCHING); Schumaker
doubled to left; Duncan grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Schumaker to third]; Pujols walked; Ankiel singled to right
[Schumaker scored, Pujols to second]; Glaus flied to right
[Pujols to third]; Kennedy walked [Ankiel to second]; Molina
flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Tejada doubled to right; Blum flied to left [Tejada
to third]; Loretta out on a sacrifice fly to right [Tejada
scored]; Towles grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED LORETTA (PITCHING); PEREZ
REPLACED MOEHLER (PLAYING 2B); Looper grounded out (shortstop to
first); Miles grounded out (first to pitcher); Schumaker walked;
Duncan lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); Bourn
grounded out (pitcher to first); Pence doubled to center;
Berkman doubled to right [Pence scored]; Lee singled to center
[Berkman scored]; MCCLELLAN REPLACED LOOPER (PITCHING); Tejada
flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Pujols homered; Ankiel flied to center; Glaus
walked; Kennedy struck out; Molina singled to right [Glaus to
second]; WASHINGTON BATTED FOR MCCLELLAN; Washington flied to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: FLORES REPLACED WASHINGTON (PITCHING); Blum flied to
left; CRUZ BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Cruz struck out; Towles walked;
Perez reached on an error by Flores [Towles to second]; Bourn
doubled to right [Towles scored (unearned), Perez to third];
FRANKLIN REPLACED FLORES (PITCHING); Pence flied to right; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: VILLARREAL REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Miles
grounded out (shortstop to first); Schumaker singled to center;
Duncan grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to first)
[Schumaker out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Berkman grounded out (first unassisted); Lee
grounded out (first to pitcher); Tejada grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: Pujols homered; Ankiel grounded out (first to
pitcher); Glaus grounded out (shortstop to first); Kennedy was
called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED KENNEDY (PITCHING); IZTURIS
REPLACED FRANKLIN (PLAYING SS); MILES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
2B); Blum grounded out (first unassisted); ERSTAD BATTED FOR
VILLARREAL; Erstad struck out; Towles was hit by a pitch; Towles
advanced to second because of defensive indifference [Towles to
second]; Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6  12   1    9
 Astros           4   6   0    5


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