St. Louis Cardinals 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 125
Played on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 (N) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  0
STL N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   1  3  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Berkman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       9   1
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Tejada ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Blum 3b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       0   5
  Keppinger pr,3b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matsui 2b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Quintero c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coste c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
W. Rodriguez p                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   0   3   0       1   5      24   9

BATTING - 
2B: Bourn (24,off Wainwright).
SH: Matsui (11,off Wainwright).
Team LOB: 4.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
  Ankiel ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ryan ss                       3   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
Pujols 1b                     3   0   1   1       0   0      14   0
Holliday lf                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Ludwick rf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
DeRosa 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
Molina c                      2   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Rasmus cf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Wainwright p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Schumaker ph,2b             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   1   3   1       1   7      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Pujols (31,off W. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
W. Rodriguez L(12-8)          7     3   1   1   1   6   0  25
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     3   1   1   1   7   0  28


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wainwright W(15-7)            8     3   0   0   0   5   0  27
Franklin SV(33)               1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     3   0   0   1   5   0  31


Umpires: HP - Hunter Wendelstedt, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Brian Knight
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 40512


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Bourn               cf        Lugo                2b
2. Pence               rf        Ryan                ss
3. Berkman             1b        Pujols              1b
4. Lee                 lf        Holliday            lf
5. Tejada              ss        Ludwick             rf
6. Blum                3b        DeRosa              3b
7. Matsui              2b        Molina              c
8. Quintero            c         Rasmus              cf
9. W. Rodriguez        p         Wainwright          p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn doubled to center; Pence grounded out (third
to first); Berkman popped to third; Lee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Lugo popped to shortstop; Ryan singled to center;
Pujols doubled to left [Ryan scored]; Holliday grounded out
(third to first); Ludwick popped to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Tejada flied to left; Blum grounded out (shortstop
to first); Matsui grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: DeRosa lined to first; Molina walked; Rasmus
forced Molina (second to shortstop); Wainwright flied to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero grounded out (shortstop to first); W.
Rodriguez grounded out (second to first); Bourn was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Lugo grounded out (third to first); Ryan struck
out; Pujols grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence struck out; Berkman was called out on strikes;
Lee popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Holliday was called out on strikes; Ludwick
popped to first; DeRosa struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Tejada flied to left; Blum flied to center; Matsui
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Molina flied to right; Rasmus was called out on
strikes; Wainwright lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Quintero grounded out (third to first); W. Rodriguez
grounded out (pitcher to first); Bourn singled to center; Pence
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); Ryan
grounded out (third to first); Pujols grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman popped to third; Lee flied to center; Tejada
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: Holliday popped to second; Ludwick singled to
left; DeRosa struck out; Molina struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Blum singled to second; KEPPINGER RAN FOR BLUM;
Matsui out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Keppinger to
second]; ERSTAD BATTED FOR QUINTERO; Erstad grounded out (second
to pitcher) [Keppinger to third]; MICHAELS BATTED FOR W.
RODRIGUEZ; Michaels struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: KEPPINGER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); COSTE
REPLACED ERSTAD (PLAYING C ); HAWKINS REPLACED MICHAELS
(PITCHING); Rasmus grounded out (first to pitcher); SCHUMAKER
BATTED FOR WAINWRIGHT; Schumaker grounded out (shortstop to
first); ANKIEL BATTED FOR LUGO; Ankiel struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED ANKIEL (PITCHING); SCHUMAKER
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Bourn grounded out (first
unassisted); Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
walked; Lee flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   3   0    4
 Cardinals        1   3   0    3


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