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2
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@CLE
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@DET
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@NYY
6
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@OAK
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@ARI
8
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@FLA
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@HOU
0
3
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7
0
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@SDP
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@WSN
4
8
Sunday, August 31, 2008, 1:05PM
, Minute Maid Park
Attendance: 35,638, Time of Game: 2:42
Cardinals
0
74-63
 Lost 3 
3rd, 11 GB
at Astros
3
71-66
 Won 5 
4th, 14 GB
L: Todd Wellemeyer (11-6)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Cardinals       0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  9  0
Astros          0  1  0   0  0  0   0  2  X    3  5  0

St. Louis Cardinals

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Cesar Izturis SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .249 .311 .298 .609 18 11 -0.207 1.95 0.000 -0.207 -1.5 0 2 GDP
Josh Phelps LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .333 .333 .333 .667 14 9 -0.126 1.48 0.024 -0.151 -0.6 1 0
Albert Pujols 1B 4 0 2 0 0 2 4 .364 .468 .643 1.112 19 13 -0.041 1.30 0.050 -0.091 0.0 10 1
Ryan Ludwick RF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .301 .376 .595 .971 20 14 -0.128 1.37 0.000 -0.128 -1.0 4 0
Troy Glaus 3B 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .271 .373 .471 .843 20 10 -0.007 1.15 0.068 -0.074 -0.1 1 1
Yadier Molina C 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .311 .355 .390 .745 10 9 -0.007 1.23 0.073 -0.080 -0.1 4 1
Aaron Miles 2B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .319 .354 .393 .747 17 12 -0.049 1.32 0.097 -0.146 -0.6 2 3 GDP
Todd Wellemeyer P 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 .146 .160 .146 .306 9 8 -0.131 1.92 0.000 -0.131 -0.9 0 0 SH
   Ron Villone P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Ryan Franklin P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rick Ankiel PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .269 .341 .520 .861 6 4 -0.004 0.13 0.000 -0.004 -0.1
Skip Schumaker CF 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .310 .370 .426 .796 15 12 0.088 1.60 0.122 -0.034 0.4 2 0
Team Totals 33 0 9 0 1 8 35 .273 .294 .273 .567 148 102 -0.612 1.43 0.434 -1.046 -4.5 24 8
SH: T Wellemeyer (11, off W Rodriguez).
TB: A Pujols 2; S Schumaker 2; A Miles 2; Y Molina; J Phelps; T Glaus.
GIDP: C Izturis (5); A Miles (12).
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 0 for 7.

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Darin Erstad CF-LF 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 .292 .325 .380 .705 8 5 -0.056 0.76 0.014 -0.070 -0.5 0 0 HBP
Ty Wigginton LF 4 1 1 2 0 2 4 .303 .369 .566 .935 22 13 0.055 0.63 0.101 -0.046 1.2 0 0 HR
   Jose Valverde P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Miguel Tejada SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .281 .313 .413 .726 15 10 0.031 0.48 0.058 -0.027 0.2 1 1 2B
Lance Berkman 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .335 .433 .611 1.044 17 8 0.012 0.62 0.064 -0.052 -0.0 11 1 2B
Geoff Blum 3B 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .242 .285 .431 .715 8 5 -0.061 1.06 0.000 -0.061 -0.7 0 4
Hunter Pence RF 2 0 1 1 0 1 3 .263 .305 .446 .751 12 6 0.058 1.10 0.095 -0.037 0.6 2 1 SB,HBP
David Newhan 2B 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .250 .289 .431 .720 14 9 -0.065 0.97 0.000 -0.065 -0.8 4 4
Brad Ausmus C 3 0 1 0 0 0 3 .225 .301 .299 .601 8 5 -0.037 0.92 0.023 -0.060 -0.4 7 2
Wandy Rodriguez P 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .105 .105 .132 .237 6 5 -0.036 0.95 0.000 -0.036 -0.4 1 1 SH
   Chris Sampson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136 .174 .136 .310 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
   LaTroy Hawkins P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Michael Bourn PH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .221 .279 .297 .576 1 1 -0.013 0.52 0.000 -0.013 -0.2 0 0
Team Totals 28 3 5 3 0 4 31 .179 .233 .357 .590 111 67 -0.112 0.80 0.355 -0.467 -1.0 27 14
2B: L Berkman (43, off T Wellemeyer); M Tejada (31, off T Wellemeyer).
HR: T Wigginton (21, off R Franklin, 8th inn, 1 on, 1 out to LF-CF).
SH: W Rodriguez (4, off T Wellemeyer).
HBP: H Pence (2, by T Wellemeyer); D Erstad (2, by R Villone).
TB: T Wigginton 4; L Berkman 2; M Tejada 2; H Pence; B Ausmus.
RBI: T Wigginton 2 (52); H Pence (69).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 9.
Fielding
DP: 2. G Blum-D Newhan-L Berkman; M Tejada-D Newhan-L Berkman.
Outfield Assists: H Pence (A Pujols at 2nd base).
Baserunning
SB: H Pence (8, 2nd base off T Wellemeyer/Y Molina).

St. Louis Cardinals

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Todd Wellemeyer, L (11-6) 7 4 1 1 0 4 0 3.76 26 98 58 35 10 13 11 10 1 0 69 0.211 0.89 2.5
Ron Villone 0.1 0 1 1 0 0 0 4.98 2 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.001 0.46 -0.0
Ryan Franklin 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 1 3.62 3 10 7 5 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 -0.098 0.28 -1.5
Team Totals 8 5 3 3 0 4 1 3.38 31 111 67 41 11 15 13 12 1 0 69 1 1 0.112 0.80 1.0

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Wandy Rodriguez, W (8-6) 5.2 7 0 0 0 4 0 3.76 22 93 63 33 6 24 13 5 3 0 59 0.349 1.23 2.9
Chris Sampson, H (9) 1.1 2 0 0 1 2 0 4.13 7 24 18 10 3 5 4 1 0 0 0 0 0.112 2.38 0.6
LaTroy Hawkins, H (7) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50 3 13 8 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.120 1.59 0.5
Jose Valverde, S (37) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.75 3 18 13 7 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0.033 0.42 0.5
Team Totals 9 9 0 0 1 8 0 0.00 35 148 102 54 14 34 19 8 4 0 59 0 0 0.614 1.43 4.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: T Wellemeyer (6; H Pence); R Villone (2; D Erstad).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Marvin Hudson, 2B - Randy Marsh, 3B - Shawn Rakos.
Time of Game: 2:42.
Attendance: 35,638.
Start Time Weather: 73° F, Wind 0mph, In Dome.

Starting Lineups

St. Louis Cardinals         Houston Astros
1 Cesar Izturis SS 1 Darin Erstad CF
2 Josh Phelps LF 2 Ty Wigginton LF
3 Albert Pujols 1B 3 Miguel Tejada SS
4 Ryan Ludwick RF 4 Lance Berkman 1B
5 Troy Glaus 3B 5 Geoff Blum 3B
6 Yadier Molina C 6 Hunter Pence RF
7 Aaron Miles 2B 7 David Newhan 2B
8 Todd Wellemeyer P 8 Brad Ausmus C
9 Skip Schumaker CF 9 Wandy Rodriguez P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 0-1 0 12- 2,(0-1)  OO STL A. Miles W. Rodriguez 14% 64% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B); Glaus to 3B
t7 0-1 2 -23 4,(1-2)  O STL J. Phelps C. Sampson 12% 79% Strikeout Swinging
t5 0-1 0 1-- 5,(1-2)  OO STL C. Izturis W. Rodriguez 11% 70% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
b8 1-0 1 1-- 4,(1-2)  RR HOU T. Wigginton R. Franklin 10% 97% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Erstad Scores
t4 0-1 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  STL Y. Molina W. Rodriguez -7% 51% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Glaus to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 4,(2-1)  O STL C. Izturis W. Rodriguez 2% 52% Groundout: P-1B (Weak SS-2B)
t1 0-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  STL J. Phelps W. Rodriguez -2% 50% Single to LF (Line Drive to LF Line)
t1 0-0 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  STL A. Pujols W. Rodriguez -4% 46% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Phelps to 2B
t1 0-0 1 12- 4,(1-2)  O STL R. Ludwick W. Rodriguez 4% 50% Flyball: RF-SS/Forceout at 2B (Short CF-RF); Phelps to 3B
t1 0-0 2 1-3 5,(2-2)  O STL T. Glaus W. Rodriguez 5% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O HOU D. Erstad T. Wellemeyer -2% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b1 0-0 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O HOU T. Wigginton T. Wellemeyer -2% 51% Strikeout Swinging
b1 0-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  O HOU M. Tejada T. Wellemeyer -1% 50% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 2nd, Cardinals Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 6-7-8
t2 0-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O STL Y. Molina W. Rodriguez 2% 52% Popfly: 2B (SS-2B)
t2 0-0 1 --- 3,(2-0)  STL A. Miles W. Rodriguez -3% 50% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t2 0-0 1 1-- 3,(1-1)  O STL T. Wellemeyer W. Rodriguez 2% 52% Bunt Groundout: P unassisted/Sacrifice (Weak 2B-1B); Miles to 2B
t2 0-0 2 -2- 5,(1-2)  O STL S. Schumaker W. Rodriguez 3% 55% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- 4,(2-1)  HOU L. Berkman T. Wellemeyer 6% 61% Double to LF (Ground Ball)
b2 0-0 0 -2- 1,(0-0)  O HOU G. Blum T. Wellemeyer -1% 60% Flyball: RF (Deep RF Line); Berkman to 3B
b2 0-0 1 --3 1,(0-0)  R HOU H. Pence T. Wellemeyer 6% 66% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Berkman Scores
b2 1-0 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  HOU D. Newhan T. Wellemeyer 2% 68% Pence Steals 2B
b2 1-0 1 -2- 4,(2-1)  O HOU D. Newhan T. Wellemeyer -3% 64% Popfly: 1B
b2 1-0 2 -2- 6,(3-2)  O HOU B. Ausmus T. Wellemeyer -3% 61% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 3rd, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 1-2-3
t3 0-1 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O STL C. Izturis W. Rodriguez 3% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
t3 0-1 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O STL J. Phelps W. Rodriguez 2% 66% Groundout: 3B-1B (Weak 3B)
t3 0-1 2 --- 4,(2-1)  STL A. Pujols W. Rodriguez -1% 64% Single to 3B (Ground Ball to Weak 3B)
t3 0-1 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  O STL R. Ludwick W. Rodriguez 3% 67% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 9-1-2
b3 1-0 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O HOU W. Rodriguez T. Wellemeyer -2% 65% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
b3 1-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU D. Erstad T. Wellemeyer -1% 64% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 1-0 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O HOU T. Wigginton T. Wellemeyer -1% 63% Flyball: CF (Deep CF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 4th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 5-6-7
t4 0-1 0 --- 6,(3-2)  STL T. Glaus W. Rodriguez -5% 58% Single to CF (Ground Ball)
t4 0-1 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  STL Y. Molina W. Rodriguez -7% 51% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Glaus to 2B
t4 0-1 0 12- 2,(0-1)  OO STL A. Miles W. Rodriguez 14% 64% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B (Weak 3B); Glaus to 3B
t4 0-1 2 --3 3,(0-2)  O STL T. Wellemeyer W. Rodriguez 5% 69% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 3-4-5
b4 1-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  HOU M. Tejada T. Wellemeyer 6% 75% Double to LF (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
b4 1-0 0 -2- 5,(3-1)  O HOU L. Berkman T. Wellemeyer -4% 71% Lineout: 2B
b4 1-0 1 -2- 2,(0-1)  O HOU G. Blum T. Wellemeyer -3% 68% Flyball: RF (RF Line); Tejada to 3B
b4 1-0 2 --3 6,(3-2)  O HOU H. Pence T. Wellemeyer -4% 64% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 5th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 9-1-2
t5 0-1 0 --- 8,(2-2)  STL S. Schumaker W. Rodriguez -5% 59% Single to 2B (Ground Ball to Weak SS-2B)
t5 0-1 0 1-- 5,(1-2)  OO STL C. Izturis W. Rodriguez 11% 70% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B (Weak SS)
t5 0-1 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O STL J. Phelps W. Rodriguez 1% 71% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 7-8-9
b5 1-0 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O HOU D. Newhan T. Wellemeyer -2% 69% Strikeout Swinging
b5 1-0 1 --- 1,(0-0)  HOU B. Ausmus T. Wellemeyer 2% 71% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B)
b5 1-0 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  O HOU W. Rodriguez T. Wellemeyer -2% 70% Bunt Groundout: C-1B/Sacrifice (Front of Home); Ausmus to 2B
b5 1-0 2 -2- 2,(1-0)  O HOU D. Erstad T. Wellemeyer -3% 66% Popfly: 3B (Deep 3B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 6th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Wandy Rodriguez facing 3-4-5
t6 0-1 0 --- 8,(2-2)  O STL A. Pujols W. Rodriguez 4% 70% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-1 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O STL R. Ludwick W. Rodriguez 3% 73% Strikeout Looking
Chris Sampson replaces Wandy Rodriguez pitching and batting 9th
t6 0-1 2 --- 7,(3-2)  STL T. Glaus C. Sampson -2% 71% Walk
t6 0-1 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O STL Y. Molina C. Sampson 4% 74% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 2-3-4
b6 1-0 0 --- 7,(3-2)  O HOU T. Wigginton T. Wellemeyer -2% 72% Strikeout Looking
b6 1-0 1 --- 5,(1-2)  O HOU M. Tejada T. Wellemeyer -2% 71% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak 3B)
b6 1-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  O HOU L. Berkman T. Wellemeyer -1% 70% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 7th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Chris Sampson facing 7-8-9
t7 0-1 0 --- 3,(0-2)  STL A. Miles C. Sampson -7% 63% Single to 2B (Ground Ball)
t7 0-1 0 1-- 3,(0-2)  O STL T. Wellemeyer C. Sampson 7% 69% Strikeout (foul bunt)
t7 0-1 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  STL S. Schumaker C. Sampson -7% 62% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru Weak 3B); Miles to 2B
t7 0-1 1 12- 4,(1-2)  O STL C. Izturis C. Sampson 5% 67% Groundout: 1B-P (2B-1B); Miles to 3B; Schumaker to 2B
t7 0-1 2 -23 4,(1-2)  O STL J. Phelps C. Sampson 12% 79% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Todd Wellemeyer facing 5-6-7
b7 1-0 0 --- 5,(3-1)  O HOU G. Blum T. Wellemeyer -2% 77% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
b7 1-0 1 --- 5,(2-2)  HOU H. Pence T. Wellemeyer 2% 79% Hit By Pitch
b7 1-0 1 1-- 7,(3-2)  O HOU D. Newhan T. Wellemeyer -1% 78% Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B); Pence to 2B
b7 1-0 2 -2- 1,(0-0)  O HOU B. Ausmus T. Wellemeyer -3% 75% Groundout: SS-1B (Weak SS)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 8th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' LaTroy Hawkins facing 3-4-5
LaTroy Hawkins replaces Chris Sampson pitching and batting 9th
t8 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O STL A. Pujols L. Hawkins 5% 80% Strikeout Swinging (C-1B)
t8 0-1 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O STL R. Ludwick L. Hawkins 4% 84% Popfly: 2B (Deep 2B)
t8 0-1 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O STL T. Glaus L. Hawkins 3% 87% Groundout: C-1B (Front of Home)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Cardinals' Ron Villone facing 9-1-2
Ron Villone replaces Todd Wellemeyer pitching and batting 8th
Michael Bourn pinch hits for LaTroy Hawkins (P) batting 9th
b8 1-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU M. Bourn R. Villone -1% 86% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B (Weak 2B-1B)
b8 1-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  HOU D. Erstad R. Villone 1% 87% Hit By Pitch
Ryan Franklin replaces Ron Villone pitching and batting 8th
b8 1-0 1 1-- 4,(1-2)  RR HOU T. Wigginton R. Franklin 10% 97% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF); Erstad Scores
b8 3-0 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O HOU M. Tejada R. Franklin -0% 97% Flyball: CF (Deep LF-CF)
b8 3-0 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O HOU L. Berkman R. Franklin -0% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 3.
Top of the 9th, Cardinals Batting, Behind 0-3, Astros' Jose Valverde facing 6-7-8
Jose Valverde replaces Ty Wigginton (LF) pitching and batting 2nd
Darin Erstad moves from CF to LF
Michael Bourn moves from PH to CF
t9 0-3 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O STL Y. Molina J. Valverde 2% 99% Lineout: RF (RF Line)
t9 0-3 1 --- 9,(3-2)  O STL A. Miles J. Valverde 1% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted (2B-1B)
Rick Ankiel pinch hits for Ryan Franklin (P) batting 8th
t9 0-3 2 --- 6,(2-2)  O STL R. Ankiel J. Valverde 0% 100% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

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