St. Louis Cardinals 9, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 63
Played on Thursday, June 9, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    1  0  0    0  0  5    1  1  1  -   9 11  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2  7  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Theriot ss                    5   2   2   1       0   1       2   3
Jay rf                        3   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Batista p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Carpenter ph             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sanchez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pujols 3b,1b                  4   2   1   1       1   0       1   3
Berkman lf                    5   1   2   2       0   1       2   1
Hamilton 1b                   3   1   0   1       0   2       5   0
  Schumaker rf                2   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Cruz c                        5   1   1   0       0   2       8   1
Rasmus cf                     3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Greene 2b                     3   0   1   1       1   2       3   2
Lynn p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Descalso ph,3b              2   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   9  11   9       3  12      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Theriot-Greene-Hamilton.

BATTING - 
2B: Theriot (12,off Happ); Descalso (12,off Lopez); Pujols (9,off Fulchino).
HR: Theriot (1,8th inning off F. Rodriguez 0 on 2 out); Berkman (15,9th inning
off F. Rodriguez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Jay (3,off Happ).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Greene (8,2nd base off Happ/Towles).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Keppinger 2b                  3   0   0   1       1   0       1   1
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      4   1   2   0       0   2       2   0
Lee lf                        2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Wallace 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       6   2
Johnson 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Barmes ss                     3   1   1   0       0   0       0   3
Towles c                      3   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
  Sanchez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Happ p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Escalona p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Downs ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   7   2       4   8      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Barmes (3).

BATTING - 
HBP: Barmes (4,by Batista).
GDP: Towles (3,off Lynn).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bourn (3,2nd base by Lynn/Cruz).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lynn W(1-1)                   5     6   1   1   3   3   0  21
Batista                       1     1   1   1   1   1   0   6
Miller                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Motte                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Sanchez                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     7   2   2   4   8   0  36

Batista faced 3 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Lynn (1).
HBP: Batista (4,Barmes).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ L(3-8)                   5.1   6   6   6   2   5   0  25
Lopez                         0.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   3
Escalona                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Fulchino                      1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
F. Rodriguez                  2     2   2   2   0   4   2   8
Totals                        9    11   9   9   3  12   2  42


Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - Phil Cuzzi, 2B - Bill Miller, 3B - James Hoye
Time of Game: 3:18   Attendance: 24482


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Theriot             ss        Bourn               cf
2. Jay                 rf        Keppinger           2b
3. Pujols              3b        Pence               rf
4. Berkman             lf        Lee                 lf
5. Hamilton            1b        Wallace             1b
6. Cruz                c         Johnson             3b
7. Rasmus              cf        Barmes              ss
8. Greene              2b        Towles              c
9. Lynn                p         Happ                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Theriot doubled to left; Jay out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Theriot to third]; Pujols grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Theriot scored]; Berkman struck out; 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Keppinger grounded out (second to
first); Pence singled to shortstop; Lynn threw a wild pitch
[Pence to second]; Lee walked; Wallace singled to left [Pence
scored, Lee out at third (left to third to second)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Hamilton was called out on strikes; Cruz flied to
center; Rasmus reached on an error by Barmes; Greene was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

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

CARDINALS 3RD: Lynn struck out; Theriot flied to center; Jay
singled to shortstop; Pujols lined to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bourn singled to shortstop; Bourn was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Keppinger walked; Pence
singled to right [Keppinger to second]; Lee walked [Keppinger to
third, Pence to second]; Wallace struck out; Johnson forced Lee
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Hamilton struck out; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Barmes flied to left; Towles grounded out (third to
first); Happ grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Rasmus flied to right; Greene singled to center;
On a bunt Lynn made an out to first; Greene stole second;
Theriot lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bourn flied to left; Keppinger lined to right; Pence
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Jay singled to left; Pujols walked [Jay to
second]; Berkman singled to left [Jay scored, Pujols to third];
Hamilton forced Berkman (second unassisted) [Pujols scored];
Cruz singled to left [Hamilton to second]; Rasmus walked
[Hamilton to third, Cruz to second]; LOPEZ REPLACED HAPP
(PITCHING); Greene walked [Hamilton scored, Cruz to third,
Rasmus to second]; DESCALSO BATTED FOR LYNN; Descalso doubled to
right [Cruz scored, Rasmus scored, Greene to third]; Theriot
struck out; ESCALONA REPLACED LOPEZ (PITCHING); Jay grounded out
(first to pitcher); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: BATISTA REPLACED JAY (PITCHING); PUJOLS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); SCHUMAKER REPLACED HAMILTON (PLAYING
RF); DESCALSO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Lee flied to center;
Wallace grounded out (first to pitcher); Johnson struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: FULCHINO REPLACED ESCALONA (PITCHING); Pujols
doubled to left; Berkman grounded out (first to pitcher) [Pujols
to third]; Schumaker singled to right [Pujols scored]; Cruz
struck out; Rasmus struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Barmes was hit by a pitch; Towles singled to center
[Barmes to second]; DOWNS BATTED FOR FULCHINO; Downs walked
[Barmes to third, Towles to second]; MILLER REPLACED BATISTA
(PITCHING); Bourn struck out; MOTTE REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING);
Keppinger grounded out (first unassisted) [Barmes scored, Towles
to third, Downs to second]; Pence struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 7, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED KEPPINGER (PITCHING); DOWNS
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Greene struck out; Descalso flied
to center; Theriot homered; M. CARPENTER BATTED FOR MOTTE; M.
Carpenter was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: SANCHEZ REPLACED M. CARPENTER (PITCHING); Lee popped
to shortstop; Wallace flied to center; Johnson struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 9TH: Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
homered; Schumaker was called out on strikes; Cruz was called
out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Barmes flied to right; SANCHEZ BATTED FOR TOWLES;
Sanchez was called out on strikes; Downs popped to third; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        9  11   0    6
 Astros           2   7   1    7


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