St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 124
Played on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 (N) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  3  0
STL N    0  1  0    0  2  0    0  1  x  -   4  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
M. Gonzalez ss                4   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Wallace 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       8   4
Francisco lf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Moore 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Pearce rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Barnes cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Snyder c                      2   1   1   1       1   1       1   1
  Maxwell pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castro c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Norris p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Bogusevic cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   3   2       1   5      24  12

BATTING - 
2B: Altuve (31,off Lohse).
HR: Wallace (6,1st inning off Lohse 0 on 2 out); Snyder (7,3rd inning off Lohse
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jay cf                        4   1   2   1       0   0       4   0
M. Carpenter 3b               4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Holliday lf                   4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Beltran rf                    3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Craig 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   1      10   0
Molina c                      3   0   1   1       1   0       7   0
Descalso 2b                   4   0   1   1       0   0       1   4
Furcal ss                     3   1   1   0       0   1       3   4
Lohse p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Robinson ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boggs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   9   3       2   2      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Furcal (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Descalso (8,off Norris); Beltran (23,off Norris); Holliday (29,off F. Rodriguez).
SH: Lohse (11,off Norris).
IBB: Beltran (11,by F. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jay (14,2nd base off Norris/Snyder).
CS: Holliday (3,2nd base by Norris/Snyder).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norris L(5-11)                6     7   3   3   1   1   0  25
Wright                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
F. Rodriguez                  0.2   2   1   1   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8     9   4   4   2   2   0  34

WP: Norris (8).
IBB: F. Rodriguez (5,Beltran).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lohse W(13-2)                 7     3   2   2   0   3   2  25
Boggs                         1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Motte SV(29)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     3   2   2   1   5   2  32


Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - D.J. Reyburn, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Manny Gonzalez
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 35198


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Altuve              2b        Jay                 cf
2. M. Gonzalez         ss        M. Carpenter        3b
3. Wallace             1b        Holliday            lf
4. Francisco           lf        Beltran             rf
5. Moore               3b        Craig               1b
6. Pearce              rf        Molina              c
7. Barnes              cf        Descalso            2b
8. Snyder              c         Furcal              ss
9. Norris              p         Lohse               p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve lined to pitcher (pitcher to second to
first); M. Gonzalez struck out; Wallace homered; Francisco
popped to first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Jay popped to shortstop; M. Carpenter grounded
out (first to pitcher); Holliday flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Moore grounded out (second to first); Pearce lined
to shortstop; Barnes grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Beltran grounded out (first to pitcher); Craig
singled to center; Molina flied to right; Descalso doubled to
center [Craig scored]; Furcal struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Snyder homered; Norris popped to catcher; Altuve
doubled to center; M. Gonzalez reached on an error by Furcal;
Wallace popped to shortstop; Francisco forced M. Gonzalez
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Lohse grounded out (pitcher to first); Jay
singled to right; Jay stole second; M. Carpenter flied to left;
Holliday flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Moore popped to shortstop; Pearce grounded out
(shortstop to first); Barnes popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Beltran doubled to right; Craig grounded out
(shortstop to first); Molina flied to center [Beltran to third];
Descalso flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Snyder struck out; Norris was called out on strikes;
Altuve grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Furcal singled to right; Lohse out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Furcal to second]; Jay singled to right
[Furcal scored, Jay to second (on throw to home)]; M. Carpenter
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Jay to third]; Norris threw a
wild pitch [Jay scored]; Holliday singled to right; Holliday was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 6TH: M. Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); Wallace
flied to center; Francisco grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Beltran grounded out (first unassisted); Craig
lined to center; Molina walked; Descalso grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Moore lined to left; Pearce grounded out (third to
first); Barnes lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: WRIGHT REPLACED BARNES (PITCHING); BOGUSEVIC
REPLACED NORRIS (PLAYING CF); Furcal grounded out (second to
first); ROBINSON BATTED FOR LOHSE; Robinson grounded out (second
to first); Jay grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BOGGS REPLACED ROBINSON (PITCHING); Snyder walked;
MAXWELL RAN FOR SNYDER; Bogusevic grounded out (second to first)
[Maxwell to second]; Altuve flied to center [Maxwell to third];
M. Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: CASTRO REPLACED MAXWELL (PLAYING C ); M.
Carpenter grounded out (pitcher to first); F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED
WRIGHT (PITCHING); Holliday doubled to left; Beltran was walked
intentionally; Craig struck out; Molina singled to center
[Holliday scored, Beltran to second]; Descalso flied to left; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 9TH: MOTTE REPLACED BOGGS (PITCHING); Wallace lined to
left; Francisco flied to center; Moore struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   3   0    3
 Cardinals        4   9   1    6


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