Astros 8, Cardinals 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 8 13 0
St. Louis 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 6 0
WP: R. Oswalt (9-5)
LP: M. Morris (10-8)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-J. Bagwell homered to deep right, C. Biggio scored
Top 2nd: Houston
-R. Hidalgo homered to deep left
-A. Everett tripled to deep right, B. Ausmus scored
Bot 2nd: St. Louis
-E. Perez doubled to deep left, J.D. Drew scored
Top 5th: Houston
-J. Bagwell doubled to left, G. Blum scored
-J. Kent singled to left center, J. Bagwell scored
Top 9th: Houston
-R. Hidalgo singled to left center, J. Kent scored, L. Berkman to second
-B. Ausmus singled to right, L. Berkman scored, R. Hidalgo to third
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .266
G. Blum 3b 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 .267
J. Bagwell 1b 5 2 3 3 0 0 0 .275
J. Kent 2b 5 1 1 1 0 3 1 .301
L. Berkman lf 3 1 2 0 2 1 0 .284
R. Hidalgo rf 4 1 2 2 1 0 2 .318
B. Ausmus c 5 1 2 1 0 0 5 .231
A. Everett ss 4 0 2 1 1 1 2 .253
R. Oswalt p 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .184
   J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
   B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 37 8 13 8 5 6 17  
 Batting
2B - J Bagwell (26, M Morris); L Berkman (32, J Fassero).
3B - A Everett (3, M Morris).
HR - J Bagwell (37, 1st inning off M Morris 1 on, 1 Out), R Hidalgo (28, 2nd inning off M Morris 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Oswalt.
RBI - J Bagwell 3 (95), R Hidalgo 2 (86), A Everett (49), J Kent (89), B Ausmus (45).
2-out RBI - R Hidalgo, B Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Oswalt 1, A Everett 1, B Ausmus 2.
GIDP - G Blum.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Hidalgo (E Perez at Home).
DP - 2 (A Everett-J Kent-J Bagwell, J Kent-A Everett-J Bagwell).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Hart 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .279
O. Palmeiro lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .266
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .365
J.D. Drew cf 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .289
   E. Marrero ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .286
E. Renteria ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .331
E. Perez rf 3 0 1 1 0 2 0 .281
M. Matheny c 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .249
   K. Robinson ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .255
   J. Journell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Simontacchi p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .135
M. Morris p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .180
   J. Girardi ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .100
   J. Fassero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   S. Taguchi ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .256
   C. Widger c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
 Totals 30 1 6 1 2 7 7  
 Batting
2B - E Perez (15, R Oswalt).
RBI - E Perez (39).
2-out RBI - E Perez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1.
GIDP - A Pujols, S Rolen.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (S Rolen, S Rolen-B Hart-A Pujols).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 9-5) 7.0 5 1 1 2 5 0 3.09
B. Lidge 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 3.64
B. Wagner 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.55
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Morris (L, 10-8) 5.0 8 6 6 2 4 2 3.76
J. Fassero 2.0 2 0 0 2 1 0 5.73
R. Springer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 8.64
J. Journell 0.2 3 2 2 1 0 0 6.00
J. Simontacchi 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.53
IBB - R Hidalgo (by J Fassero).
HBP - C Biggio (by M Morris).
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 102-68; B Lidge 14-11; B Wagner 7-5; M Morris 87-52; J Fassero 30-13; R Springer 13-9; J Journell 21-13; J Simontacchi 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 9-6; B Lidge 1-0; B Wagner 0-3; M Morris 5-5; J Fassero 4-1; R Springer 0-2; J Journell 1-1; J Simontacchi 1-0.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 25; B Lidge 4; B Wagner 3; M Morris 25; J Fassero 9; R Springer 3; J Journell 6; J Simontacchi 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Hohn. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Tim Timmons. 3B--Mike Reilly.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 38,997.
Weather: 68 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, swirling.

Updated on Friday, Sep 19, 2003 10:48 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
J. Bagwell J. Bagwell
3-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
E. Perez E. Perez
1-3
1 RBI