St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 55
Played on Thursday, May 29, 2008 (N) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  1  -   2  6  0
STL N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Matsui 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   0      12   2
Lee lf                        4   1   1   1       0   0       2   0
Pence rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Wigginton 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       1   2      24  13

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (19,off Lohse).
HR: Lee (12,7th inning off Lohse 0 on 0 out); Berkman (17,9th inning off Franklin
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bourn (24,2nd base off Lohse/LaRue).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miles ss                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Izturis ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Ankiel cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Pujols 1b                     4   2   2   1       0   0      13   2
Ludwick rf                    3   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Glaus 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Duncan lf                     3   0   1   2       0   0       5   0
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Perez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ryan 2b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
LaRue c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lohse p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  McClellan p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schumaker ph,lf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kennedy 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   5   3       2   3      27  10

BATTING - 
HR: Pujols (13,6th inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(4-5)                 7     5   3   3   2   2   1  28
Brocail                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     5   3   3   2   3   1  31


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lohse W(5-2)                  6     5   1   1   1   0   1  24
McClellan                     1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Villone                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Perez                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Franklin SV(4)                1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9     6   2   2   1   2   2  34

Lohse faced 2 batters in the 7th inning

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Jerry Meals, 2B - Bill Miller, 3B - Paul Emmel
Time of Game: 2:05   Attendance: 41786


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Bourn               cf        Miles               ss
2. Matsui              2b        Ankiel              cf
3. Tejada              ss        Pujols              1b
4. Berkman             1b        Ludwick             rf
5. Lee                 lf        Glaus               3b
6. Pence               rf        Duncan              lf
7. Wigginton           3b        LaRue               c
8. Ausmus              c         Lohse               p
9. Oswalt              p         Kennedy             2b

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn walked; Matsui lined to left; Bourn stole
second; Tejada flied to left; Berkman grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Miles flied to left; Ankiel grounded out (first
to pitcher); Pujols singled to left; Ludwick walked [Pujols to
second]; Glaus walked [Pujols to third, Ludwick to second];
Duncan singled to right [Pujols scored, Ludwick scored, Glaus to
third]; LaRue grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee lined to left; Pence flied to right; Wigginton
singled to center; Ausmus forced Wigginton (second unassisted);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Lohse grounded out (pitcher to first); Kennedy
flied to center; Miles grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt popped to second; Bourn grounded out (first
unassisted); Matsui grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Ankiel grounded out (first to pitcher); Pujols
grounded out (third to first); Ludwick flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada popped to first; Berkman doubled to right;
Lee grounded out (second to first) [Berkman to third]; Pence
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Glaus was called out on strikes; Duncan grounded
out (second to first); LaRue flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Wigginton grounded out (first to pitcher); Ausmus
grounded out (first to pitcher); Oswalt grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Lohse grounded out (second to first); Kennedy
grounded out (second to first); Miles singled to left; Ankiel
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: IZTURIS REPLACED MILES (PLAYING SS); Bourn flied to
left; Matsui flied to left; Tejada singled to center; Berkman
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Pujols homered; Ludwick grounded out (third to
first); Glaus grounded out (third to first); Duncan flied to
left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee homered; Pence singled to center; MCCLELLAN
REPLACED LOHSE (PITCHING); Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Pence to second]; Ausmus popped to first; Oswalt
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: LaRue was called out on strikes; SCHUMAKER BATTED
FOR MCCLELLAN; Schumaker grounded out (first unassisted);
Kennedy singled to left; Izturis grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: VILLONE REPLACED DUNCAN (PITCHING); SCHUMAKER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first);
PEREZ REPLACED VILLONE (PITCHING); Matsui was called out on
strikes; Tejada flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: BROCAIL REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Ankiel was
called out on strikes; Pujols flied to center; Ludwick popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: RYAN REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING 2B); FRANKLIN REPLACED
KENNEDY (PITCHING); Berkman homered; Lee grounded out (shortstop
to first); Pence was called out on strikes; Wigginton grounded
out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   0    5
 Cardinals        3   5   0    4


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