Houston 3, St. Louis 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 9 1
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 8 0
WP: R. Oswalt (4-4) S: O. Dotel (9)
LP: J. Suppan (5-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-J. Kent singled to second, C. Biggio scored
Top 2nd: Houston
-R. Oswalt grounded into fielder's choice, J. Vizcaino scored, J. Lane to third, R. Chavez out at second
Bot 5th: St. Louis
-C. McKay singled to left center, J. Edmonds and E. Renteria scored
Top 6th: Houston
-R. Chavez doubled to right, J. Vizcaino scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 2 1 0 0 3 0 2 .305
A. Everett ss 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .295
J. Bagwell 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .282
J. Kent 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 1 .317
L. Berkman lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .341
J. Vizcaino 3b 4 2 3 0 0 0 2 .230
J. Lane rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .229
R. Chavez c 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .250
R. Oswalt p 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .115
    D. Miceli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .204
    O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 3 9 3 4 1 14  
 Batting
2B - R Chavez (3, J Suppan).
S - A Everett 2.
RBI - J Kent (43), R Oswalt (3), R Chavez (6).
2-out RBI - J Kent, R Chavez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Oswalt 1, A Everett 1, J Kent 1, J Vizcaino 1.
GIDP - C Biggio.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - C Biggio (2, 2nd base off J Tavarez/C McKay).
 
 Fielding
E - A Everett (5, ground ball).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Womack 2b 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 .283
R. Lankford lf 4 0 0 0 0 4 2 .264
A. Pujols 1b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .325
    R. Cedeno pr-rf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .292
S. Rolen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .350
J. Edmonds cf 4 1 2 0 0 1 1 .266
E. Renteria ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .261
J. Mabry rf-1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .333
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. McKay c 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 .180
    H. Luna pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
J. Suppan p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    S. Taguchi ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .259
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .291
 Totals 34 2 8 2 2 9 17  
 Batting
2B - E Renteria (12, R Oswalt).
S - J Suppan.
RBI - C McKay 2 (3).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, T Womack 1, R Lankford 1, J Mabry 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - H Luna (2, 2nd base by O Dotel/R Chavez).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (E Renteria-T Womack-A Pujols).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 4-4) 6.0 6 2 2 0 6 0 3.42
D. Miceli 0.2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.47
B. Lidge 1.1 1 0 0 1 3 0 3.00
O. Dotel (S, 9) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan (L, 5-5) 7.0 8 3 3 3 0 0 3.57
R. King 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.66
J. Tavarez 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.92
WP - B Lidge.
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 87-66; D Miceli 13-7; B Lidge 19-13; O Dotel 16-12; J Suppan 107-71; R King 16-11; J Tavarez 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 6-6; D Miceli 0-2; B Lidge 0-1; O Dotel 0-2; J Suppan 16-4; R King 2-0; J Tavarez 1-2.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 24; D Miceli 4; B Lidge 6; O Dotel 3; J Suppan 30; R King 4; J Tavarez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Mike Reilly. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 40,476.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
HOUSTON'S JEFF KENT SINGLED IN THE FIRST INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 21 GAMES.
ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEFT HAMSTRING INJURY.
INJURY UPDATE -- ST. LOUIS' ALBERT PUJOLS, WHO LEFT THE GAME IN THE SIXTH INNING, HAS A STRAINED LEFT HAMSTRING AND IS LISTED AS DAY-TO-DAY.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 6, 2004 5:15 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
R. Chavez R. Chavez
2-4
1 RBI
 St. Louis
C. McKay C. McKay
2-4
2 RBI