St. Louis Cardinals 5, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 7
Played on Monday, April 12, 2010 (D) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  2
STL N    1  0  3    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   5 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   2   0       0   2       2   0
Manzella ss                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   6
Pence rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Blum 1b                       4   0   1   0       0   0      10   1
Feliz 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Matsui 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Quintero c                    2   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rodriguez p                   2   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Towles c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   0   7   0       1   7      24  19

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Manzella-Matsui-Blum, Feliz-Blum.
E: Blum (1), Matsui (1).

BATTING - 
GDP: Feliz (1,off Wainwright); Lee (1,off Motte).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bourn (1,2nd base off Wainwright/Molina).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schumaker 2b                  4   3   2   0       0   0       2   3
Ludwick rf                    4   1   4   1       0   0       2   0
Pujols 1b                     3   1   2   4       1   0      10   1
Holliday lf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Molina c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Rasmus cf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Freese 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Ryan ss                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Wainwright p                  2   0   1   0       1   0       1   4
  Stavinoha ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5  11   5       4   2      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Freese-Schumaker-Pujols, Freese-Schumaker-Pujols.

BATTING - 
2B: Freese (1,off Lopez); Wainwright (1,off Lopez).
3B: Ludwick (1,off Sampson).
HR: Pujols (5,3rd inning off Rodriguez 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Freese (1,off Rodriguez); Holliday (1,off Lopez).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Rasmus (1,2nd base by Lopez/Quintero).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez L(0-2)              4.1   7   4   4   2   0   1  21
Lopez                         1.2   2   1   1   1   1   0   6
Byrdak                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sampson                       1.2   2   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        8    11   5   5   4   2   1  36

Lopez faced 1 batter in the 7th inning

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wainwright W(2-0)             8     6   0   0   1   7   0  29
Motte                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   0   0   1   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - Mike Estabrook, 1B - Paul Emmel, 2B - Gary Darling, 3B - Bill Hohn
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 46918


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn singled to shortstop; Bourn stole second;
Manzella grounded out (pitcher to first); Pence flied to right
[Bourn to third]; Lee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Schumaker singled to right; Ludwick singled to
left [Schumaker to second]; Pujols singled to left [Schumaker
scored, Ludwick out at third (left to shortstop to second to
third), Pujols to second (on throw to 3b)]; Holliday grounded
out (shortstop to first); Molina flied to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum flied to center; Feliz singled to left; Matsui
flied to center; Quintero walked [Feliz to second]; Rodriguez
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Rasmus reached on an error by Blum; Freese
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Rasmus out at second]; Ryan grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bourn singled to center; Bourn was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Manzella grounded out (shortstop to first);
Pence grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Wainwright flied to left; Schumaker singled to
right; Ludwick singled to left [Schumaker to second]; Pujols
homered [Schumaker scored, Ludwick scored]; Holliday grounded
out (shortstop to first); Molina lined to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee flied to right; Blum singled to left; Feliz
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Blum out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 4TH: Rasmus grounded out (first to pitcher); Freese
lined to center; Ryan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Matsui grounded out (pitcher to first); Quintero
grounded out (second to first); Rodriguez singled to left; Bourn
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 5TH: Wainwright walked; On a bunt Schumaker forced
Wainwright (pitcher to shortstop); Ludwick singled to left
[Schumaker to second]; Pujols walked [Schumaker to third,
Ludwick to second]; LOPEZ REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PITCHING);
Holliday grounded into a double play (third to first) [Ludwick
out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Manzella singled to center; Pence lined to center;
Lee struck out; Blum popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: Molina grounded out (third to first); Rasmus
walked; Rasmus was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Freese doubled; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Feliz grounded out (shortstop to first); Matsui was
called out on strikes; Quintero grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Wainwright doubled to left; BYRDAK REPLACED LOPEZ
(PITCHING); On a bunt Schumaker reached on a fielder's choice
[Wainwright out at third (pitcher to third)]; SAMPSON REPLACED
QUINTERO (PITCHING); TOWLES REPLACED BYRDAK (PLAYING C );
Ludwick tripled to right [Schumaker scored]; Pujols grounded out
(shortstop to first); Holliday walked; Molina grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
5.

ASTROS 8TH: Towles grounded out (first to pitcher); Bourn was
called out on strikes; Manzella struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 8TH: Rasmus grounded out (second to first); Freese
singled to center; Ryan forced Freese (third to second) [Ryan to
second (error by Matsui)]; STAVINOHA BATTED FOR WAINWRIGHT;
Stavinoha struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals
5.

ASTROS 9TH: MOTTE REPLACED STAVINOHA (PITCHING); Pence singled
to right; Lee grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Pence out at second]; Blum flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   7   2    5
 Cardinals        5  11   0    7


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