St. Louis Cardinals 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 150
Played on Thursday, September 20, 2012 (D) at Busch Stadium III

HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   4 10  0
STL N    3  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  x  -   5  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Altuve 2b                     5   1   2   0       0   1       4   1
Barnes cf                     4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
  Wallace ph,1b               1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Dominguez 3b                  5   0   3   0       0   0       0   1
  Schafer pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Maxwell rf,lf                 3   1   1   1       2   2       4   0
J. Martinez lf                4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Ambriz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castro c                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Laird 1b                      2   0   1   2       1   0       2   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogusevic rf,cf             1   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Corporan c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       7   3
  Valdez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cedeno p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
M. Gonzalez ss                2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Greene ph,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lowrie ph,ss                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Norris p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moore 1b                    1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Downs ph,rf                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4  10   4       6  10      24   7

BATTING - 
2B: Barnes (3,off Garcia); Maxwell (11,off Garcia).
SH: Corporan (1,off Boggs).
GDP: Greene (6,off Garcia); J. Martinez (18,off Mujica).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Schafer (27,2nd base off Motte/Molina).
CS: Altuve (8,2nd base by Garcia/Molina).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jay cf                        4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
M. Carpenter rf,3b            4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Holliday lf                   4   1   2   0       0   2       0   0
Craig 1b                      4   1   2   3       0   0      10   0
Molina c                      4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Freese 3b                     3   0   2   0       1   1       0   3
  Chambers pr,rf              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Descalso 2b                   1   1   0   0       2   1       4   2
Kozma ss                      3   1   0   0       1   2       0   5
Garcia p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Beltran ph                  1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Mujica p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boggs p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rzepczynski p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Salas p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Schumaker ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Motte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   5   9   5       6   9      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kozma-Descalso-Craig, Freese-Descalso-Craig.
E: Freese (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Craig (33,off Norris); Beltran (26,off Wright).
HR: Craig (22,1st inning off Norris 2 on 1 out).
SH: Descalso (7,off Valdez).
IBB: Schumaker (2,by Valdez).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jay (18,2nd base off Norris/Corporan).
CS: Jay (7,2nd base by Norris/Corporan); Craig (1,2nd base by Ambriz/Corporan).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Norris L(5-13)                5.1   6   5   5   5   7   1  26
Wright                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Ambriz                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Valdez                        0.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Cedeno                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     9   5   5   6   9   1  37

WP: Valdez (1).
IBB: Valdez (1,Schumaker).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Garcia W(5-7)                 6     6   3   3   2   5   0  26
Mujica                        1     3   1   1   1   0   0   6
Boggs                         0.1   0   0   0   2   0   0   3
Rzepczynski                   0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Salas                         0.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   2
Motte SV(38)                  1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        9    10   4   4   6  10   0  42

WP: Garcia (10), Mujica (1).

Umpires: HP - Larry Vanover, 1B - Dan Bellino, 2B - Fieldin Culbreth, 3B - Mike Estabrook
Time of Game: 3:27   Attendance: 34788


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Altuve              2b        Jay                 cf
2. Barnes              cf        M. Carpenter        rf
3. Dominguez           3b        Holliday            lf
4. Maxwell             rf        Craig               1b
5. J. Martinez         lf        Molina              c
6. Laird               1b        Freese              3b
7. Corporan            c         Descalso            2b
8. M. Gonzalez         ss        Kozma               ss
9. Norris              p         Garcia              p

ASTROS 1ST: Altuve singled to center; Barnes flied to right;
Dominguez singled to left [Altuve to third]; Garcia threw a wild
pitch [Dominguez to second]; Maxwell walked; J. Martinez struck
out; Laird walked [Altuve scored, Dominguez to third, Maxwell to
second]; Corporan forced Laird (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Jay flied to center; M. Carpenter singled to
left; Holliday singled to right [M. Carpenter to second]; Craig
homered [M. Carpenter scored, Holliday scored]; Molina popped to
second; Freese singled to shortstop; Descalso struck out; 3 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 2ND: M. Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Norris
lined to right; Altuve grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 2ND: Kozma flied to right; Garcia struck out; Jay
singled to left; Jay stole second; M. Carpenter was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Barnes doubled to left; Dominguez grounded out
(third to first); Maxwell doubled to center [Barnes scored]; J.
Martinez was called out on strikes; Laird singled to shortstop
[Maxwell scored]; Corporan struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Holliday struck out; Craig doubled to left;
Molina flied to right; Freese walked; Descalso walked [Craig to
third, Freese to second]; Kozma was called out on strikes; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 4TH: M. Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first);
Norris grounded out (pitcher to first); Altuve singled to right;
Altuve was picked off and caught stealing second (catcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Garcia flied to center; Jay walked; Jay was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); M. Carpenter
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Barnes struck out; Dominguez flied to center;
Maxwell was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: Holliday struck out (catcher to first); Craig
flied to right; Molina flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 6TH: J. Martinez lined to second; Laird reached on an
error by Freese [Laird to second]; Corporan reached on a
fielder's choice [Laird to third]; GREENE BATTED FOR M.
GONZALEZ; Greene grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Corporan out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: GREENE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Freese struck
out; Descalso walked; Kozma walked [Descalso to second]; BELTRAN
BATTED FOR GARCIA; WRIGHT REPLACED LAIRD (PITCHING); MOORE
REPLACED NORRIS (PLAYING 1B); Beltran doubled to left [Descalso
scored, Kozma scored]; Jay lined to center [Beltran to third];
M. Carpenter grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 7TH: MUJICA REPLACED BELTRAN (PITCHING); Moore singled to
right; Mujica threw a wild pitch [Moore to second]; Altuve
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Moore to third]; Barnes
singled to left [Moore scored]; Dominguez singled to center
[Barnes to second]; Maxwell walked [Barnes to third, Dominguez
to second]; J. Martinez grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Maxwell out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 7TH: MAXWELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); AMBRIZ
REPLACED J. MARTINEZ (PITCHING); BOGUSEVIC REPLACED WRIGHT
(PLAYING RF); Holliday singled to center; Craig forced Holliday
(third to second); Craig was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); Molina was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 4, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BOGGS REPLACED MUJICA (PITCHING); Bogusevic walked;
Corporan out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Bogusevic
to second]; LOWRIE BATTED FOR GREENE; Lowrie walked; RZEPCZYNSKI
REPLACED BOGGS (PITCHING); DOWNS BATTED FOR MOORE; Downs walked
[Bogusevic to third, Lowrie to second]; SALAS REPLACED
RZEPCZYNSKI (PITCHING); Altuve struck out; WALLACE BATTED FOR
BARNES; Wallace was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.
 Astros 4, Cardinals 5.

CARDINALS 8TH: WALLACE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); VALDEZ
REPLACED CORPORAN (PITCHING); BOGUSEVIC CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING CF); CASTRO REPLACED AMBRIZ (PLAYING C ); LOWRIE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); DOWNS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Freese
singled to right; CHAMBERS RAN FOR FREESE; Descalso out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Chambers to second]; Valdez
threw a wild pitch [Chambers to third]; Kozma struck out;
SCHUMAKER BATTED FOR SALAS; Schumaker was walked intentionally;
CEDENO REPLACED VALDEZ (PITCHING); Jay grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 5.

ASTROS 9TH: M. CARPENTER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B);
CHAMBERS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); MOTTE REPLACED SCHUMAKER
(PITCHING); Dominguez singled to second; SCHAFER RAN FOR
DOMINGUEZ; Maxwell struck out; Castro struck out; Schafer stole
second; Bogusevic struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   0   11
 Cardinals        5   9   1    8


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