St. Louis 10, Houston 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 1 7 10 1
St. Louis 2 0 0 0 2 6 0 0 X 10 12 0
WP: W. Williams (1-0) S: J. Isringhausen (1)
LP: C. Qualls (0-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-C. Beltran homered to deep right, C. Biggio scored
Bot 1st: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to deep right, L. Walker scored
Top 4th: Houston
-J. Kent homered to deep left, L. Berkman scored
Bot 5th: St. Louis
-L. Walker doubled to left, W. Williams scored
-S. Rolen singled to left, L. Walker scored, A. Pujols to second
Bot 6th: St. Louis
-R. Cedeno grounded out to first, E. Renteria scored, R. Sanders to third
-T. Womack singled to center, R. Sanders scored
-L. Walker singled to shortstop, T. Womack scored, L. Walker to second on shortstop J. Vizcaino's throwing error
-J. Edmonds doubled to deep right, L. Walker, A. Pujols and S. Rolen scored
Top 8th: Houston
-L. Berkman homered to deep left, C. Beltran scored
Top 9th: Houston
-M. Lamb homered to deep left center
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Biggio lf 5 1 2 0 0 1 2 .400
C. Beltran cf 5 2 2 2 0 1 1 .400
J. Bagwell 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .000
L. Berkman rf 4 2 1 2 0 1 1 .250
J. Kent 2b 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .250
    A. Everett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Vizcaino ss-2b 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .500
B. Ausmus c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000
B. Backe p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Harville p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 37 7 10 7 1 9 7  
 Batting
2B - O Palmeiro (1, K Calero); C Biggio (3, J Tavarez).
HR - C Beltran (5, 1st inning off W Williams 1 on, 0 Out), J Kent (1, 4th inning off W Williams 1 on, 1 Out), L Berkman (2, 8th inning off R King 1 on, 1 Out), M Lamb (1, 9th inning off J Tavarez 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Beltran 2 (11), J Kent 2 (5), L Berkman 2 (5), M Lamb (2).
2-out RBI - M Lamb.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Biggio 2, C Beltran 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - J Vizcaino (1, throw).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
T. Womack 2b 5 1 1 1 0 1 0 .200
L. Walker rf 5 3 3 1 0 1 0 .600
A. Pujols 1b 3 2 2 2 2 1 0 .667
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 1 1 1 2 1 .250
J. Edmonds cf 3 0 2 3 0 1 2 .667
E. Renteria ss 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .333
R. Sanders lf 4 1 1 0 0 2 2 .250
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
W. Williams p 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 .500
    R. Cedeno ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    K. Calero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Haren p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 10 12 9 4 11 7  
 Batting
2B - W Williams (1, B Backe); L Walker (2, B Backe); J Edmonds (1, C Harville).
3B - L Walker (1, B Backe).
HR - A Pujols (3, 1st inning off B Backe 1 on, 1 Out).
S - M Matheny.
RBI - A Pujols 2 (7), L Walker (4), S Rolen (1), R Cedeno (1), T Womack (2), J Edmonds 3 (5).
2-out RBI - L Walker, S Rolen, T Womack, J Edmonds 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, J Edmonds 1.
GIDP - R Sanders.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - T Womack (2, 2nd base off C Qualls/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
B. Backe 4.2 5 4 4 2 6 1 7.71
C. Qualls (L, 0-1) 1.0 5 5 5 1 1 0 45.00
C. Harville 0.1 1 1 1 1 0 0 27.00
D. Wheeler 2.0 1 0 0 0 4 0 0.00
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
W. Williams (W, 1-0) 6.0 4 4 4 1 5 2 6.00
K. Calero 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
D. Haren 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 0 27.00
R. King 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 27.00
J. Tavarez 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 1 9.00
J. Isringhausen (S, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
HBP - J Edmonds (by B Backe).
Pitches-strikes - B Backe 93-54; C Qualls 20-13; C Harville 13-6; D Wheeler 22-16; W Williams 95-63; K Calero 23-16; D Haren 6-5; R King 4-4; J Tavarez 13-10; J Isringhausen 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Backe 6-2; C Qualls 2-0; C Harville 1-0; D Wheeler 1-1; W Williams 7-6; K Calero 1-0; D Haren 0-0; R King 0-1; J Tavarez 1-1; J Isringhausen 1-0.
Batters faced - B Backe 21; C Qualls 9; C Harville 3; D Wheeler 7; W Williams 23; K Calero 5; D Haren 2; R King 2; J Tavarez 5; J Isringhausen 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Mike Winters. LF--Angel Hernandez. RF--Ed Rapuano.
Time: 3:15. (Plus other delay totaling 18 minutes in the 1st).
Attendance: 52,323.
Weather: 61 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to center.
Game Notes
THE START OF THE GAME IS BEING DELAYED

Updated on Thursday, Oct 14, 2004 3:14 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
L. Walker L. Walker
3-5
1 RBI
 MLB Box Scores
Wed Oct 13, 2004
Boston 1
NY Yankees 3

Final

Houston 7
St. Louis 10

Final