St. Louis Cardinals 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Wednesday, April 27, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  0    1  1  0    4  0  0  -   6 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  2  -   5 11  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Punto 2b                      5   1   2   1       0   0       3   4
Freese 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       0   3
Pujols 1b                     4   1   1   1       1   0      11   1
Holliday lf                   4   1   3   2       1   0       0   0
Berkman rf                    4   0   2   1       0   1       4   0
Molina c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Greene ss                     4   1   2   1       0   1       2   4
Jay cf                        3   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Lohse p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Hamilton ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Salas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanchez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  14   6       3   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Punto-Greene-Pujols.

BATTING - 
HR: Holliday (3,4th inning off Happ 0 on 2 out); Greene (1,5th inning off Happ
0 on 1 out).
SH: Lohse (2,off Del Rosario).
HBP: Freese (1,by Del Rosario).
GDP: Pujols (9,off Happ); Punto (2,off Happ); Molina (4,off Del Rosario); Jay
(2,off A. Rodriguez); Holliday (1,off Melancon).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Punto (1,2nd base off Del Rosario/Towles).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   0   0   1       1   0       1   0
Sanchez ss                    5   1   2   1       0   0       5   7
Pence rf                      5   0   1   1       0   2       1   0
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Wallace 1b                    4   0   3   1       0   0       8   0
Johnson 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  A. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bogusevic ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Towles c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Inglett 2b,3b                 4   2   2   0       0   1       5   3
Happ p                        0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Downs ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Del Rosario p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourgeois 2b                2   2   2   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       36   5  11   5       2   5      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 5. Johnson-Inglett-Wallace, Inglett-Sanchez-Wallace, Sanchez-Inglett-Wallace,
A. Rodriguez-Sanchez-Wallace, Bourgeois-Sanchez-Wallace.

BATTING - 
2B: Wallace (7,off Lohse); Inglett (1,off Franklin); Sanchez (5,off Sanchez).
3B: Bourgeois (1,off Sanchez).
SF: Bourn (1,off Sanchez).
GDP: Pence (2,off Lohse).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lohse W(4-1)                  7     4   0   0   1   2   0  25
Franklin                      0     2   2   2   0   0   0   2
Miller                        0     0   1   1   1   0   0   1
Salas                         1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Sanchez SV(1)                 1     3   2   2   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9    11   5   5   2   5   0  39

Franklin faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Miller faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ L(1-4)                   5     5   2   2   2   5   2  20
Del Rosario                   1.2   4   3   3   0   1   0   9
Valdez                        0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
A. Rodriguez                  1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Melancon                      1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9    14   6   6   3   7   2  40

HBP: Del Rosario (2,Freese).

Umpires: HP - Cory Blaser, 1B - Ed Rapuano, 2B - Alfonso Marquez, 3B - Ed Hickox
Time of Game: 3:16   Attendance: 27857


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Punto               2b        Bourn               cf
2. Freese              3b        Sanchez             ss
3. Pujols              1b        Pence               rf
4. Holliday            lf        Lee                 lf
5. Berkman             rf        Wallace             1b
6. Molina              c         Johnson             3b
7. Greene              ss        Towles              c
8. Jay                 cf        Inglett             2b
9. Lohse               p         Happ                p

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

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn lined to second; Sanchez singled to center;
Pence grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Sanchez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Holliday walked; Berkman popped to shortstop;
Molina struck out; Greene popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee lined to second; Wallace grounded out (second to
first); Johnson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Jay singled to right; Lohse struck out; Punto
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Jay
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles singled to center; Inglett grounded out
(third to first) [Towles to second]; Happ walked; Bourn grounded
out (first unassisted) [Towles to third, Happ to second];
Sanchez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Freese lined to second; Pujols flied to right;
Holliday homered; Berkman struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence struck out; Lee flied to center; Wallace
singled to center; Johnson flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Molina flied to center; Greene homered; Jay
walked; Lohse was called out on strikes; Punto singled to second
[Jay to second]; Freese struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Towles grounded out (shortstop to first); Inglett
struck out; DOWNS BATTED FOR HAPP; Downs popped to first; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: DEL ROSARIO REPLACED DOWNS (PITCHING); Pujols
grounded out (shortstop to first); Holliday singled to left;
Berkman singled to right [Holliday to third]; Molina grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Berkman out
at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bourn grounded out (first to pitcher); Sanchez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Pence grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Greene struck out; Jay singled to left; Lohse out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Jay to second]; Punto
singled to center [Jay scored]; Punto stole second; Freese was
hit by a pitch; VALDEZ REPLACED DEL ROSARIO (PITCHING); Pujols
singled to left [Punto scored, Freese to second]; Holliday
singled to left [Freese scored, Pujols to second]; Berkman
singled to right [Pujols scored, Holliday to third]; Molina
forced Berkman (shortstop to second); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee grounded out (third to first); Wallace doubled
to right; Johnson flied to right; Towles grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: A. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); INGLETT
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); BOURGEOIS REPLACED VALDEZ
(PLAYING 2B); Greene singled to third; Jay grounded into a
double play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Greene out at
second]; HAMILTON BATTED FOR LOHSE; Hamilton struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED HAMILTON (PITCHING); Inglett
doubled to center; Bourgeois singled to center [Inglett to
third, Bourgeois to second (on throw to home)]; MILLER REPLACED
FRANKLIN (PITCHING); Bourn walked; SALAS REPLACED MILLER
(PITCHING); Sanchez forced Bourn (second to shortstop) [Inglett
scored, Bourgeois to third]; Pence singled to center [Bourgeois
scored, Sanchez to second]; Lee struck out; Wallace singled to
shortstop [Sanchez scored, Pence to second]; BOGUSEVIC BATTED
FOR A. RODRIGUEZ; Bogusevic popped to second; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: MELANCON REPLACED BOGUSEVIC (PITCHING); Punto
grounded out (shortstop to first); Freese singled to right;
Pujols walked [Freese to second]; Holliday grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Pujols out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: SANCHEZ REPLACED SALAS (PITCHING); Towles was called
out on strikes; Inglett singled to right; Bourgeois tripled to
left [Inglett scored]; Bourn out on a sacrifice fly to right
[Bourgeois scored]; Sanchez doubled to right; Pence struck out;
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6  14   0    7
 Astros           5  11   0    7


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