St. Louis Cardinals 7, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 61
Played on Tuesday, June 7, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    2  0  0    3  0  0    0  1  1  -   7  9  1
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   4 10  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    5   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Rasmus cf                     5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Pujols 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   0      10   0
Berkman lf                    3   1   1   2       1   0       0   0
Craig rf                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Jay rf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Salas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Molina c                      4   1   1   0       0   0       7   1
Schumaker 2b,rf               4   1   2   0       0   0       5   3
Descalso 3b,2b                3   2   1   0       1   2       0   2
Westbrook p                   2   0   1   3       0   1       0   2
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Greene ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Batista p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanchez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Carpenter 3b             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   7   9   7       2   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Descalso-Schumaker-Pujols.
E: Theriot (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Westbrook (2,off Myers); Theriot (11,off F. Rodriguez).
HR: Berkman (13,1st inning off Myers 1 on 2 out); Pujols (14,8th inning off
Del Rosario 0 on 1 out).
IBB: Descalso (5,by Myers).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Barmes ss                     5   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      4   1   2   0       1   1       4   0
Lee lf                        3   2   2   2       2   0       3   0
Keppinger 2b                  5   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Wallace 1b                    4   0   1   0       1   1       6   2
Johnson 3b                    4   0   2   1       1   1       0   1
Towles c                      3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
  Bourgeois ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Myers p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Downs ph                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Escalona p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Del Rosario p               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Michaels ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4  10   4       7   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
PB: Towles (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Towles (5,off Westbrook); Lee (13,off Salas); Johnson (10,off Salas).
HR: Lee (5,1st inning off Westbrook 1 on 2 out).
HBP: Downs (2,by Motte).
GDP: Towles (2,off Westbrook).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wallace (1,2nd base by Westbrook/Molina).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Westbrook W(6-3)              5.1   8   3   2   3   3   1  26
Motte                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Batista                       0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Miller                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sanchez                       0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Salas SV(11)                  2     2   1   1   1   3   0   9
Totals                        9    10   4   3   7   7   1  44

Sanchez faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Sanchez (5).
HBP: Motte (2,Downs).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Myers L(2-5)                  6     6   5   5   1   4   1  25
Escalona                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Del Rosario                   1.2   1   1   1   1   1   1   7
F. Rodriguez                  1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   7   7   2   8   2  38

IBB: Myers (4,Descalso).

Umpires: HP - Bill Miller, 1B - James Hoye, 2B - Tom Hallion, 3B - Phil Cuzzi
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 23277


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Theriot             ss        Bourn               cf
2. Rasmus              cf        Barmes              ss
3. Pujols              1b        Pence               rf
4. Berkman             lf        Lee                 lf
5. Craig               rf        Keppinger           2b
6. Molina              c         Wallace             1b
7. Schumaker           2b        Johnson             3b
8. Descalso            3b        Towles              c
9. Westbrook           p         Myers               p

CARDINALS 1ST: Theriot flied to center; Rasmus singled to
center; Pujols popped to first; Berkman homered [Rasmus scored];
Craig struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (shortstop to first); JAY
REPLACED CRAIG (PLAYING RF); Barmes grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cardinals right fielder Allen Craig left the game due
to a knee contusion after running into the wall in foul
territory chasing a fly by Clint Barmes; Pence singled to
pitcher; Lee homered [Pence scored]; Keppinger grounded out
(second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 2ND: Molina flied to right; Schumaker singled to
right; Descalso struck out; Westbrook struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Wallace singled to center; Johnson struck out;
Towles grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Wallace out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 2.

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

ASTROS 3RD: Myers struck out; Bourn singled to center; Barmes
flied to right; Pence singled to right [Bourn to second]; Lee
walked [Bourn to third, Pence to second]; Keppinger flied to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Jay flied
to left; Molina singled to shortstop; Schumaker singled to left
[Molina to third]; Descalso was walked intentionally [Schumaker
to second]; Westbrook doubled to center [Molina scored,
Schumaker scored, Descalso scored]; Theriot was called out on
strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wallace walked; Johnson lined to second; Wallace was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Towles doubled to
center; Myers grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Rasmus flied to left; Pujols flied to center;
Berkman flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Bourn flied to center; Barmes grounded out (pitcher
to first); Pence walked; Lee grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Jay grounded out (second to first); Molina
grounded out (third to first); Schumaker grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Keppinger singled to right; Wallace struck out;
Johnson singled to left [Keppinger to second]; Towles reached on
an error by Theriot [Keppinger to third, Johnson to second];
DOWNS BATTED FOR MYERS; MOTTE REPLACED WESTBROOK (PITCHING);
Downs was hit by a pitch [Keppinger scored (unearned), Johnson
to third, Towles to second]; Bourn struck out; Barmes forced
Downs (third to second); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: ESCALONA REPLACED DOWNS (PITCHING); Descalso
struck out; GREENE BATTED FOR MOTTE; DEL ROSARIO REPLACED
ESCALONA (PITCHING); Greene was called out on strikes; Theriot
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: BATISTA REPLACED GREENE (PITCHING); Pence popped to
first; Lee walked; Keppinger popped to second; MILLER REPLACED
BATISTA (PITCHING); Wallace grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Rasmus grounded out (first to pitcher); Pujols
homered; Berkman walked; Jay lined to left; Molina flied to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: SANCHEZ REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Johnson walked;
Sanchez threw a wild pitch [Johnson to second]; Towles walked;
MICHAELS BATTED FOR DEL ROSARIO; SALAS REPLACED JAY (PITCHING);
SCHUMAKER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); DESCALSO CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); M. CARPENTER REPLACED SANCHEZ (PLAYING
3B); Michaels walked [Johnson to third, Towles to second]; Bourn
struck out; Barmes flied to center; Pence struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING);
Schumaker flied to center; Descalso singled to first; M.
Carpenter struck out; Towles allowed a passed ball [Descalso to
second]; Theriot doubled to right [Descalso scored]; Rasmus
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Lee doubled to center; Keppinger popped to first;
Wallace popped to shortstop; Johnson doubled [Lee scored];
BOURGEOIS BATTED FOR TOWLES; Bourgeois struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 7, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        7   9   1    4
 Astros           4  10   0   13


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