Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 2 St. Louis Cardinals 1
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
11
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
25,824
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
None
Umpires
SLN Record
25-29 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 9 / 16
SLN Streak
Loss 2
HOU Record
27-30 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 5 / 8 / 15
HOU Streak
Win 2
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1SLN1Lou BrockLFLHOULarry DierkerRTriple0---0-0---Tripled on line drive to Right Field10-0---
    1SLN2Curt FloodCFRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0--30-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Larry Dierker]20-0---
    1SLN3Vada PinsonRFLHOULarry DierkerRReached on Error1--30-0---Reached on Error by First Base [Doug Rader]30-0---
    1SLN4Joe Torre1BRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout11-30-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]. Double Play ... Vada Pinson out at 2b.40-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Hector TorresSSRSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Curt Flood]50-0---
    1HOU2Marty Martinez3BRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Julian Javier]60-0---
    1HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRSLNSteve CarltonLWalk2---0-0---Walked70-0---
    1HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLStolen Base21--0-0---Jimmy Wynn Stole 2B [Steve Carlton/Tim McCarver]80-0Non-Batter Event
    1HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout90-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2SLN5Tim McCarverCLHOULarry DierkerRTriple0---0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Right Field100-0---
    2SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRCaught Stealing0--30-0---Tim McCarver Caught Stealing Home [Larry Dierker/Johnny Edwards]110-0Non-Batter Event
    2SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout120-0---
    2SLN7Julian Javier2BRHOULarry DierkerRPopout2---0-0---Popped out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]130-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU5Norm MillerRFLSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout140-0---
    2HOU6Julio Gotay2BRSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Joe Torre]150-0---
    2HOU7Jesus AlouLFRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout160-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]170-0---
    3SLN9Steve CarltonPLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout180-0---
    3SLN1Lou BrockLFLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout190-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLSLNSteve CarltonLReached on Error0---0-0---Reached on Error by Second Base [Julian Javier]200-0---
    3HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNSteve CarltonLWild Pitch01--0-0---Wild Pitch by Steve Carlton ... Johnny Edwards advanced to second210-0Non-Batter Event
    3HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout0-2-0-0---Strikeout220-0---
    3HOU1Hector TorresSSRSLNSteve CarltonLWalk1-2-0-0---Walked230-0---
    3HOU2Marty Martinez3BRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dal Maxvill]. Double Play ... Hector Torres out at 2b.240-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4SLN2Curt FloodCFRHOULarry DierkerRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Catcher [Johnny Edwards]250-0---
    4SLN3Vada PinsonRFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Julio Gotay]260-0---
    4SLN4Joe Torre1BRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Larry Dierker]270-0---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRSLNSteve CarltonLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field280-0---
    4HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLDouble0-2-0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field ... Jimmy Wynn Scored290-0---
    4HOU5Norm MillerRFLSLNSteve CarltonLFIelders Choice0-2-0-0---Reached on Fielder's Choice; Doug Rader thrown out at third Base301-0---
    4HOU6Julio Gotay2BRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout11--0-0---Strikeout311-0---
    4HOU7Jesus AlouLFRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Mike Shannon] ... Norm Miller forced out at second base321-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5SLN5Tim McCarverCLHOULarry DierkerRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]330-1---
    5SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Hector Torres]340-1---
    5SLN7Julian Javier2BRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout350-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLSLNSteve CarltonLWalk0---0-0---Walked361-0---
    5HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout01--0-0---Strikeout371-0---
    5HOU1Hector TorresSSRSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Brock]381-0---
    5HOU2Marty Martinez3BRSLNSteve CarltonLSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field ... Johnny Edwards advanced to third ... Marty Martinez advanced to second391-0---
    5HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRSLNSteve CarltonLIntentional Walk2-230-0---Walked Intentionally401-0---
    5HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout21230-0---Strikeout411-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Hector Torres]420-1---
    6SLN9Steve CarltonPLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Larry Dierker]430-1---
    6SLN1Lou BrockLFLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]440-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU5Norm MillerRFLSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout451-0---
    6HOU6Julio Gotay2BRSLNSteve CarltonLPopout1---0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Dal Maxvill]461-0---
    6HOU7Jesus AlouLFRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Joe Torre]471-0---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7SLN2Curt FloodCFRHOULarry DierkerRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Jimmy Wynn]480-1---
    7SLN3Vada PinsonRFLHOULarry DierkerRSingle1---0-0---Singled on fly ball to490-1---
    7SLN4Joe Torre1BRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Hector Torres] ... Vada Pinson advanced to second500-1---
    7SLN5Tim McCarverCLHOULarry DierkerRSingle2-2-0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Vada Pinson Scored510-1---
    7SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRCaught Stealing21--0-0---Tim McCarver Caught Stealing 2B [Larry Dierker/Johnny Edwards]521-1Non-Batter Event
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Curt Flood]531-1---
    7HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Vada Pinson]541-1---
    7HOU1Hector TorresSSRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout551-1---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Left Field561-1---
    8SLN7Julian Javier2BRHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0-2-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Larry Dierker] ... Mike Shannon advanced to third571-1---
    8SLN8Dave RickettsPHLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout1--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Julio Gotay]581-1---
    8SLN9Steve CarltonPLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2--30-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Julio Gotay]591-1---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU2Marty Martinez3BRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Mike Shannon]601-1---
    8HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout611-1---
    8HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLWalk2---0-0---Walked621-1---
    8HOU5Norm MillerRFLSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout631-1---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9SLN1Lou BrockLFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Hector Torres]641-1---
    9SLN2Curt FloodCFRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout651-1---
    9SLN3Vada PinsonRFLHOULarry DierkerRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Julio Gotay]661-1---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU6Julio Gotay2BRSLNSteve CarltonLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout671-1---
    9HOU7Jesus AlouLFRSLNSteve CarltonLSingle1---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field681-1---
    9HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLSLNSteve CarltonLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Curt Flood]691-1---
    9HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNSteve CarltonLSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Right Field; Jesus Alou thrown out at third Base701-1---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10SLN4Joe Torre1BRHOULarry DierkerRWalk0---0-0---Walked711-1---
    10SLN5Tim McCarverCLHOULarry DierkerRLineout01--0-0---Lined out to Right Field [Norm Miller]721-1---
    10SLN6Mike Shannon3BRHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout2---0-0---Strikeout731-1---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10HOU1Hector TorresSSRSLNSteve CarltonLSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field741-1---
    10HOU2Marty Martinez3BRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Catcher [Tim McCarver] ... Hector Torres advanced to second751-1---
    10HOU3Jimmy WynnCFRSLNSteve CarltonLIntentional Walk1-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally761-1---
    10HOU4Doug Rader1BRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Steve Carlton] ... Jimmy Wynn advanced to second ... Hector Torres advanced to third771-1---
    10HOU5Don BryantPHRSLNSteve CarltonLGroundout2-230-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Steve Huntz]781-1---
    Top of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10SLN7Julian Javier2BRHOULarry DierkerRPopout0---0-0---Popped out to Third Base [Marty Martinez]791-1---
    10SLN8Steve HuntzSSLHOULarry DierkerRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Cesar Geronimo]801-1---
    10SLN9Joe HaguePHLHOULarry DierkerRWalk2---0-0---Walked811-1---
    10SLN1Lou BrockLFLHOULarry DierkerRStrikeout21--0-0---Strikeout821-1---
    Bottom of Inning 10
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    10HOU6Julio Gotay2BRSLNRon WillisRSingle0---0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field831-1---
    10HOU7Jesus AlouLFRSLNRon WillisRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Vada Pinson]841-1---
    10HOU8Johnny EdwardsCLSLNJoe HoernerLSingle11--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Julio Gotay advanced to second851-1---
    10HOU9Larry DierkerPRSLNJoe HoernerLSingle112-0-0---Singled on fly ball to Left Field ... Julio Gotay Scored ... Johnny Edwards advanced to second861-1---
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