St. Louis Cardinals 11, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Saturday, April 11, 2009 (D) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  7  0
STL N    0  0  1    0  5  0    4  1  x  -  11 19  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Pence rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Berkman 1b                    2   0   0   0       2   2      10   1
Lee lf                        3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   4
Blum 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       2   1
I. Rodriguez c                3   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
  Quintero c                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bourn cf                      3   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Smith ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       4   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Blum-Berkman, Berkman-Tejada, Matsui-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
3B: Bourn (1,off Thompson).
SH: Oswalt (2,off Wainwright).
SF: Smith (1,off Thompson).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Matsui (2,2nd base by Wainwright/Molina).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schumaker 2b,lf               4   2   2   1       1   0       3   1
Rasmus rf                     4   2   2   0       1   1       0   0
Pujols 1b                     4   2   2   7       0   0       9   1
  LaRue ph,1b                 1   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Duncan lf                     4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Thompson p                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ankiel cf                     5   0   3   1       0   1       3   0
Molina c                      5   0   2   0       0   0       8   1
Thurston 3b,2b                4   2   3   1       0   0       0   2
Ryan ss                       3   0   2   0       0   1       0   3
Wainwright p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Freese ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  K. Greene ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Reyes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barden ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       38  11  19  11       2   6      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Thurston (4,off Oswalt); Freese (2,off Oswalt).
HR: Pujols 2 (3,5th inning off Oswalt 3 on 1 out,7th inning off Wright 2 on
0 out).
SH: Wainwright (1,off Oswalt); Ryan (1,off Oswalt).
GDP: Thurston (2,off Oswalt); Barden (1,off Wright).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt L(0-2)                 6     9   6   6   2   4   1  27
Wright                        1     7   4   4   0   1   1   9
Hawkins                       1     3   1   1   0   1   0   6
Totals                        8    19  11  11   2   6   2  42


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wainwright W(1-0)             5     4   0   0   3   4   0  21
Motte                         1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Reyes                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Thompson                      2     2   2   2   1   1   0   9
Totals                        9     7   2   2   4   8   0  37

WP: Wainwright (1).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Crawford, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Ed Hickox
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 43454


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Matsui              2b        Schumaker           2b
2. Pence               rf        Rasmus              rf
3. Berkman             1b        Pujols              1b
4. Lee                 lf        Duncan              lf
5. Tejada              ss        Ankiel              cf
6. Blum                3b        Molina              c
7. I. Rodriguez        c         Thurston            3b
8. Bourn               cf        Ryan                ss
9. Oswalt              p         Wainwright          p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui singled to left; Matsui was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Pence singled to center; Berkman
walked [Pence to second]; Lee grounded out (third to first)
[Pence to third, Berkman to second]; Tejada struck out; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Schumaker grounded out (second to first); Rasmus
walked; Pujols lined into a double play to third [Rasmus out at
first (third to first)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum grounded out (first unassisted); I. Rodriguez
singled to left; Bourn walked [I. Rodriguez to second]; Oswalt
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [I. Rodriguez to
third, Bourn to second]; Matsui grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Duncan grounded out (first unassisted); Ankiel
struck out; Molina grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pence singled to shortstop; Berkman struck out while
Pence advanced to second on a wild pitch; Lee walked; Tejada
flied to left; Blum flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Thurston singled to right; Ryan singled to left
[Thurston to second]; Wainwright out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Thurston to third, Ryan to second];
Schumaker grounded out (shortstop to first) [Thurston scored];
On a bunt Rasmus grounded out (catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: I. Rodriguez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first); Oswalt grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pujols popped to third; Duncan struck out; Ankiel
singled to center; Molina flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Matsui struck out; Pence grounded out (shortstop to
first); Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Thurston doubled to left; Ryan out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Thurston to third]; FREESE BATTED FOR
WAINWRIGHT; Freese doubled to center [Thurston scored];
Schumaker walked; Rasmus singled to left [Freese to third,
Schumaker to second]; Pujols homered [Freese scored, Schumaker
scored, Rasmus scored]; Duncan struck out; Ankiel popped to
first; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 6TH: MOTTE REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); Lee singled to
center; Tejada lined to center; Blum was called out on strikes;
I. Rodriguez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 6.

CARDINALS 6TH: Molina singled to center; Thurston grounded into
a double play (first to shortstop) [Molina out at second]; Ryan
singled to left; K. GREENE BATTED FOR MOTTE; K. Greene was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 6.

ASTROS 7TH: REYES REPLACED K. GREENE (PITCHING); Bourn grounded
out (first unassisted); MICHAELS BATTED FOR OSWALT; Michaels was
called out on strikes; Matsui flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: WRIGHT REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Schumaker
singled to shortstop; Rasmus singled to left [Schumaker to
second]; Pujols homered [Schumaker scored, Rasmus scored];
Duncan singled to right; Ankiel singled to right [Duncan to
second]; Molina singled to right [Duncan to third, Ankiel to
second]; Thurston singled to center [Duncan scored, Ankiel to
third, Molina to second]; Ryan struck out; BARDEN BATTED FOR
REYES; Barden grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Thurston out at second]; 4 R, 7 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 10.

ASTROS 8TH: SCHUMAKER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); THOMPSON
REPLACED DUNCAN (PITCHING); THURSTON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
2B); BARDEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Pence grounded out
(third to first); Berkman walked; Lee grounded out (third to
first) [Berkman to second]; Tejada struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 10.

CARDINALS 8TH: QUINTERO REPLACED I. RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING C );
HAWKINS REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING); Schumaker singled to center;
Rasmus struck out; LARUE BATTED FOR PUJOLS; LaRue forced
Schumaker (shortstop to second); Thompson singled to left [LaRue
to third]; Ankiel singled to first [LaRue scored, Thompson to
second]; Molina grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 11.

ASTROS 9TH: LARUE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Blum singled to
left; Quintero grounded out (shortstop to first) [Blum to
second]; Bourn tripled to right [Blum scored]; SMITH BATTED FOR
HAWKINS; Smith out on a sacrifice fly to left [Bourn scored];
Matsui grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    8
 Cardinals       11  19   0    7


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