Game Information
Score of Game
Houston Astros 8 St. Louis Cardinals 4
Game Date
Start Time
Day
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
5,105
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
HOU Record
6-3 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 2 / 3 / 5
HOU Streak
Win 1
SLN Record
3-4 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 3 / 7 / 16
SLN Streak
Loss 1
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNMike TorrezRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Center Field10-0---
    1HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout0-2-0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Mike Torrez] ... Cesar Cedeno advanced to third20-0---
    1HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNMike TorrezRPopout1--30-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Dal Maxvill]30-0---
    1HOU4Bob WatsonLFRSLNMike TorrezRHome Run2--30-0---Home Run on popout to ... Cesar Cedeno Scored40-0---
    1HOU5Denis Menke1BRSLNMike TorrezRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dal Maxvill]52-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1SLN1Matty AlouCFLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Denis Menke]60-2---
    1SLN2Dick Schofield2BLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]70-2---
    1SLN3Lou BrockLFLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]80-2---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU6Doug Rader3BRSLNMike TorrezRDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Left Field92-0---
    2HOU7Johnny EdwardsCLSLNMike TorrezRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Brock]102-0---
    2HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Joe Torre] ... Doug Rader advanced to third112-0---
    2HOU9Jack BillinghamPRSLNMike TorrezRStrikeout2--30-0---Strikeout122-0---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2SLN4Joe Torre3BRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]130-2---
    2SLN5Jose CardenalRFRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]140-2---
    2SLN6Jim Beauchamp1BRHOUJack BillinghamRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]150-2---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNMike TorrezRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to Third Base ... Cesar Cedeno advanced to second162-0---
    3HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNMike TorrezRFlyout0-2-0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]172-0---
    3HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNMike TorrezRDouble1-2-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to Center Field ... Cesar Cedeno Scored182-0---
    3HOU4Bob WatsonLFRSLNMike TorrezRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Jim Beauchamp]193-0---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3SLN7Ted SimmonsCLHOUJack BillinghamRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field200-3---
    3SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle01--0-0---Singled on ground ball to Right Field ... Ted Simmons advanced to second210-3---
    3SLN9Mike TorrezPRHOUJack BillinghamRHit by Pitch012-0-0---Hit by Pitch ... Dal Maxvill advanced to second ... Ted Simmons advanced to third220-3---
    3SLN1Matty AlouCFLHOUJack BillinghamRSingle01230-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field ... Dal Maxvill Scored ... Ted Simmons Scored ... Mike Torrez advanced to second230-3---
    3SLN2Dick Schofield2BLHOUJack BillinghamRNone012-0-0---Mike Torrez Picked off 2B by [Johnny Edwards]242-3Non-Batter Event
    3SLN2Dick Schofield2BLHOUJack BillinghamRHit by Pitch11--0-0---Hit by Pitch ... Matty Alou advanced to second252-3---
    3SLN3Lou BrockLFLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout112-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan] ... Dick Schofield forced out at second base ... Matty Alou advanced to third262-3---
    3SLN4Joe Torre3BRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout21-30-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]272-3---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU5Denis Menke1BRSLNMike TorrezRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dal Maxvill]283-2---
    4HOU6Doug Rader3BRSLNMike TorrezRWalk1---0-0---Walked293-2---
    4HOU7Johnny EdwardsCLSLNMike TorrezRWild Pitch11--0-0---Wild Pitch by Mike Torrez ... Doug Rader advanced to second303-2Non-Batter Event
    4HOU7Johnny EdwardsCLSLNMike TorrezRFlyout1-2-0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Lou Brock]313-2---
    4HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Schofield]323-2---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4SLN5Jose CardenalRFRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle0---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field332-3---
    4SLN6Jim Beauchamp1BRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]. Double Play ... Jose Cardenal out at 2b.342-3---
    4SLN7Ted SimmonsCLHOUJack BillinghamRDouble2---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to Right Field352-3---
    4SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOUJack BillinghamRFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]362-3---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU9Jack BillinghamPRSLNMike TorrezRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout373-2---
    5HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNMike TorrezRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Joe Torre]383-2---
    5HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNMike TorrezRWalk2---0-0---Walked393-2---
    5HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNMike TorrezRCaught Stealing21--0-0---Joe Morgan Caught Stealing 2B [Mike Torrez/Ted Simmons]403-2Non-Batter Event
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5SLN9Mike TorrezPRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]412-3---
    5SLN1Matty AlouCFLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]422-3---
    5SLN2Dick Schofield2BLHOUJack BillinghamRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field432-3---
    5SLN3Lou BrockLFLHOUJack BillinghamRTriple21--0-0---Tripled on ground ball to Right Field ... Dick Schofield Scored442-3---
    5SLN4Joe Torre3BRHOUJack BillinghamRFlyout2--30-0---Flied out to Right Field [Norm Miller]453-3---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Jim Beauchamp]463-3---
    6HOU4Bob WatsonLFRSLNMike TorrezRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]473-3---
    6HOU5Denis Menke1BRSLNMike TorrezRWalk2---0-0---Walked483-3---
    6HOU6Doug Rader3BRSLNMike TorrezRSingle21--0-0---Singled on fly ball to Center Field ... Denis Menke advanced to third493-3---
    6HOU7Johnny EdwardsCLSLNMike TorrezRFlyout21-30-0---Flied out to First Base [Jim Beauchamp]503-3---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6SLN5Jose CardenalRFRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger]513-3---
    6SLN6Jim Beauchamp1BRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jack Billingham]523-3---
    6SLN7Ted SimmonsCLHOUJack BillinghamRWalk2---0-0---Walked533-3---
    6SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Roger Metzger] ... Ted Simmons forced out at second base543-3---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU8Roger MetzgerSSLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Schofield]553-3---
    7HOU9Jack BillinghamPRSLNMike TorrezRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Mike Torrez]563-3---
    7HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNMike TorrezRSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field573-3---
    7HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNMike TorrezRNone21--0-0---Cesar Cedeno Picked off 1B by [Ted Simmons] ... Cesar Cedeno advanced to second583-3Non-Batter Event
    7HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout2-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Dick Schofield]593-3---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7SLN9Mike TorrezPRHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Pitcher [Jack Billingham]603-3---
    7SLN1Matty AlouCFLHOUJack BillinghamRWalk1---0-0---Walked613-3---
    7SLN2Dick Schofield2BLHOUJack BillinghamRGroundout11--0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Joe Morgan]. Double Play ... Matty Alou out at 2b.623-3---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNMike TorrezRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to First Base [Jim Beauchamp]633-3---
    8HOU4Bob WatsonLFRSLNMike TorrezRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Jose Cardenal]643-3---
    8HOU5Denis Menke1BRSLNMike TorrezRLineout2---0-0---Lined out to First Base [Jim Beauchamp]653-3---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8SLN3Lou BrockLFLHOUJack BillinghamRSingle0---0-0---Singled on line drive to Left Field663-3---
    8SLN4Joe Torre3BRHOUJack BillinghamRStolen Base01--0-0---Lou Brock Stole 2B [Jack Billingham/Johnny Edwards]673-3Non-Batter Event
    8SLN4Joe Torre3BRHOUJack BillinghamRSingle0-2-0-0---Singled on line drive to Right Field ... Lou Brock advanced to third683-3---
    8SLN5Jose CardenalRFRHOUGeorge CulverRFlyout01-30-0---Sacrifice Fly to Left Field [Cesar Geronimo]; ... Lou Brock Scored ... Joe Torre advanced to second693-3---
    8SLN6Jim Beauchamp1BRHOUGeorge CulverRGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]704-3---
    8SLN7Ted SimmonsCLHOUGeorge CulverRIntentional Walk2-2-0-0---Walked Intentionally714-3---
    8SLN8Dal MaxvillSSRHOUGeorge CulverRGroundout212-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Doug Rader]724-3---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU6Doug Rader3BRSLNMike TorrezRWalk0---0-0---Walked733-4---
    9HOU7Johnny EdwardsCLSLNMike TorrezRGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to First Base [Joe Hague] ... Doug Rader advanced to second743-4---
    9HOU8Jimmy WynnPHRSLNMike TorrezRWalk1-2-0-0---Walked753-4---
    9HOU9Jesus AlouPHRSLNChuck TaylorRStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout763-4---
    9HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNChuck TaylorRStolen Base212-0-0---Marty Martinez Stole 3B [Chuck Taylor/Ted Simmons]773-4Non-Batter Event
    9HOU1Cesar CedenoCFRSLNChuck TaylorRWalk2-230-0---Walked783-4---
    9HOU2Joe Morgan2BLSLNGeorge BrunetLSingle21230-0---Singled on ground ball to Center Field ... Marty Martinez Scored ... Doug Rader Scored ... Cesar Cedeno advanced to second793-4---
    9HOU3Norm MillerRFLSLNGeorge BrunetLHome Run212-0-0---Home Run on ground ball to ... Joe Morgan Scored ... Cesar Cedeno Scored805-4---
    9HOU4Cesar GeronimoLFLSLNGeorge BrunetLSingle2---0-0---Singled on ground ball to Left Field818-4---
    9HOU5Denis Menke1BRSLNGeorge BrunetLPopout21--0-0---Popped out to Second Base [Dick Schofield]828-4---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9SLN9Luis MelendezPHRHOUDenny LemasterLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout834-8---
    9SLN1Matty AlouCFLHOUDenny LemasterLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Cesar Cedeno]844-8---
    9SLN2Dick Schofield2BRHOUDenny LemasterLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Doug Rader]854-8---
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