St. Louis Cardinals 13, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

STL N    0  0  0    5  0  0    4  3  1  -  13 17  0
HOU N    0  1  4    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   6 11  2
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jay cf                        4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Freese 3b                     4   1   1   0       1   1       0   1
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph,1b                  1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Pujols 1b                     6   1   1   0       0   1       7   1
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Berkman rf                    4   3   3   0       1   0       1   0
  Robinson rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Holliday lf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Craig lf                    3   3   2   4       1   1       1   0
Molina c                      4   2   1   1       1   0       9   1
Schumaker 2b                  3   1   1   3       0   0       1   3
  Theriot ph,2b               2   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Punto ss                      5   1   4   2       0   1       1   2
Westbrook p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boggs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Patterson ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Rzepczynski p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Chambers ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanchez p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rhodes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Salas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Descalso 3b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       40  13  17  13       5   4      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Schumaker (19,off Sosa); Berkman (23,off Carpenter); Craig (15,off Del
Rosario); Punto (8,off Wright).
3B: Theriot (1,off Wright).
HR: Craig (10,8th inning off F. Rodriguez 2 on 2 out); Punto (1,9th inning
off Abreu 0 on 1 out).
SH: Westbrook (10,off Sosa).
SF: Jay (4,off Carpenter).
HBP: Jay (7,by Abreu).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Freese (1,2nd base off Sosa/Towles).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Shuck cf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Altuve 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   0       2   0
Bogusevic rf                  4   2   2   0       1   0       6   2
Lee lf                        3   2   1   0       2   0       3   0
Wallace 1b                    3   1   1   2       1   2       4   1
Paredes 3b                    4   0   2   2       0   1       0   0
Barmes ss                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   4
Towles c                      1   0   0   1       0   0       2   0
  Carpenter p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Del Rosario p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Corporan ph,c               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sosa p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Quintero c                  2   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Abreu p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanchez ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  11   5       4   9      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bogusevic-Towles.
E: Shuck (1), Towles (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Bogusevic (14,off Westbrook).
3B: Paredes (2,off Westbrook).
SF: Towles (2,off Westbrook).
GDP: Paredes (3,off Rzepczynski).
IBB: Lee (8,by Westbrook).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Altuve (3,2nd base by Rzepczynski/Molina).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Westbrook                     2.1   7   5   5   1   2   0  15
Boggs                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Rzepczynski                   2     2   1   1   2   2   0   8
Sanchez W(3-1)                1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Rhodes                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Salas                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Jackson                       1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    11   6   6   4   9   0  40

IBB: Westbrook (8,Lee).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sosa                          3.1   5   5   5   2   1   0  16
Carpenter                     2.2   3   0   0   1   3   0  12
Del Rosario L(0-3)            0.2   2   3   3   1   0   0   5
Wright                        0.1   2   1   1   0   0   0   3
F. Rodriguez                  1     3   3   3   1   0   1   6
Abreu                         1     2   1   1   0   0   1   6
Totals                        9    17  13  13   5   4   2  48

WP: Sosa (3).
HBP: Abreu (5,Jay).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Paul Nauert
Time of Game: 3:35   Attendance: 22021


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Jay                 cf        Shuck               cf
2. Freese              3b        Altuve              2b
3. Pujols              1b        Bogusevic           rf
4. Berkman             rf        Lee                 lf
5. Holliday            lf        Wallace             1b
6. Molina              c         Paredes             3b
7. Schumaker           2b        Barmes              ss
8. Punto               ss        Towles              c
9. Westbrook           p         Sosa                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Jay flied to center; Freese singled to left;
Freese stole second [Freese to third (error by Towles)]; Pujols
flied into a double play to right [Freese out at home (right to
catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Shuck lined to center; Altuve flied to left;
Bogusevic grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Berkman lined to left; Holliday flied to right;
Molina grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee singled to right; Wallace struck out; Paredes
singled to center [Lee to second]; Barmes singled to left [Lee
to third, Paredes to second]; Towles out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Lee scored]; Sosa was called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Schumaker grounded out (first to pitcher); Punto
singled to right; Westbrook out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Punto to second]; Jay lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: CRAIG REPLACED HOLLIDAY (PLAYING LF); Shuck flied to
center; Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday left the game
due to an injured hand; Altuve singled to second; Bogusevic
doubled to shortstop [Altuve to third]; Lee was walked
intentionally; Wallace singled to right [Altuve scored,
Bogusevic scored, Lee to third]; Paredes tripled to center [Lee
scored, Wallace scored]; BOGGS REPLACED WESTBROOK (PITCHING);
Barmes struck out; Towles grounded out (catcher to first); 4 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 4TH: Freese walked; Pujols struck out; Berkman singled
to center [Freese to second]; Sosa threw a wild pitch [Freese to
third, Berkman to second]; Craig walked; Molina singled to right
[Freese scored, Berkman to third, Craig to second]; Schumaker
doubled to center [Berkman scored, Craig scored, Molina scored];
CARPENTER REPLACED TOWLES (PITCHING); QUINTERO REPLACED SOSA
(PLAYING C ); Punto singled to right [Schumaker to third];
PATTERSON BATTED FOR BOGGS; Patterson walked [Punto to second];
Jay out on a sacrifice fly to center [Schumaker scored, Punto to
third, Patterson to second (error by Shuck)]; Freese struck out;
5 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: RZEPCZYNSKI REPLACED PATTERSON (PITCHING); Quintero
grounded out (second to first); Shuck struck out; Altuve singled
to left; Altuve was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
doubled to left; Craig struck out; Molina grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros
5.

ASTROS 5TH: Bogusevic singled to center; Lee walked [Bogusevic
to second]; Wallace walked [Bogusevic to third, Lee to second];
Paredes grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Bogusevic scored (no RBI), Lee to third, Wallace out at
second]; Barmes struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 6.

CARDINALS 6TH: Schumaker flied to center; Punto was called out
on strikes; CHAMBERS BATTED FOR RZEPCZYNSKI; Chambers singled to
right; Jay lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: SANCHEZ REPLACED CHAMBERS (PITCHING); JOHNSON BATTED
FOR CARPENTER; Johnson was called out on strikes; Quintero
struck out; Shuck grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 7TH: DEL ROSARIO REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Freese
flied to right; Pujols lined to left; Berkman singled to left;
Craig doubled to right [Berkman scored]; Molina walked; WRIGHT
REPLACED DEL ROSARIO (PITCHING); THERIOT BATTED FOR SCHUMAKER;
Theriot tripled to center [Craig scored, Molina scored]; Punto
doubled to left [Theriot scored]; Sanchez flied to right; 4 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 9, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: THERIOT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Altuve grounded
out (third to first); RHODES REPLACED SANCHEZ (PITCHING);
Bogusevic walked; SALAS REPLACED RHODES (PITCHING); Lee flied to
center; Wallace struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 9,
Astros 6.

CARDINALS 8TH: F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED WRIGHT (PITCHING); Jay
singled to right [Jay out at second (right to shortstop)];
Freese flied to right; Pujols singled to center; Berkman walked
[Pujols to second]; Craig homered [Pujols scored, Berkman
scored]; Molina flied to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 12, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED FREESE (PITCHING); DESCALSO REPLACED
SALAS (PLAYING 3B); Paredes struck out; Barmes grounded out
(third to first); CORPORAN BATTED FOR F. RODRIGUEZ; Corporan
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 12, Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: CORPORAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); ABREU
REPLACED QUINTERO (PITCHING); Theriot grounded out (shortstop to
first); Punto homered; Descalso popped to second; Jay was hit by
a pitch; CRUZ BATTED FOR DOTEL; Cruz singled to center [Jay to
third]; Pujols flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals
13, Astros 6.

ASTROS 9TH: CRUZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); JACKSON REPLACED
PUJOLS (PITCHING); ROBINSON REPLACED BERKMAN (PLAYING RF);
SANCHEZ BATTED FOR ABREU; Sanchez singled to left; Shuck lined
to third; Altuve singled to center [Sanchez to second];
Bogusevic lined to left; Lee grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 13, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals       13  17   0    8
 Astros           6  11   2    7


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