St. Louis 5, Houston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap - Series Breakdown

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0
St. Louis 0 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 X 5 9 1
WP: J. Suppan (1-1) S: J. Isringhausen (3)
LP: R. Clemens (1-1)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-C. Biggio homered to deep left
Top 3rd: Houston
-J. Bagwell flied out to center, C. Beltran scored on center fielder J. Edmonds' throwing error
Bot 3rd: St. Louis
-J. Suppan sacrificed to first, T. Womack scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols doubled to left, R. Cedeno scored
-S. Rolen homered to deep left, A. Pujols scored
Bot 8th: St. Louis
-L. Walker singled to shallow right, M. Anderson scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
C. Biggio lf 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .188
    R. Oswalt p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Beltran cf 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .417
J. Bagwell 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259
L. Berkman rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .292
J. Kent 2b 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .240
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .136
J. Vizcaino ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .250
B. Ausmus c 3 0 0 0 0 2 4 .105
R. Clemens p 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
 Totals 30 2 3 1 2 7 11  
 Batting
HR - C Biggio (2, 1st inning off J Suppan 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - C Biggio (5).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Clemens 2.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (6, 2nd base off J Suppan/M Matheny).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Vizcaino-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Series Avg 
E. Renteria ss 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
L. Walker rf 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .241
A. Pujols 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .500
S. Rolen 3b 4 1 1 2 0 0 2 .310
J. Edmonds cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .292
R. Sanders lf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .190
T. Womack 2b 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .269
M. Matheny c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .105
J. Suppan p 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000
    R. Cedeno ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .167
    K. Calero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Anderson ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .333
    J. Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 28 5 9 5 0 4 4  
 Batting
2B - T Womack (1, R Clemens); A Pujols (2, R Clemens); M Anderson (1, R Oswalt).
HR - S Rolen (3, 6th inning off R Clemens 1 on, 2 Out).
S - E Renteria 2, J Suppan.
RBI - J Suppan (1), A Pujols (14), S Rolen 2 (6), L Walker (8).
2-out RBI - A Pujols, S Rolen 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Matheny 1.
GIDP - S Rolen.
Team LOB - 2.
 Base Running
Picked Off - T Womack (1st base, B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - J Edmonds (1, throw).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
R. Clemens (L, 1-1) 6.0 6 4 4 0 2 1 4.15
R. Oswalt 2.0 3 1 1 0 2 0 6.75
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Series ERA 
J. Suppan (W, 1-1) 6.0 3 2 1 2 6 1 3.00
K. Calero 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
J. Tavarez 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
J. Isringhausen (S, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.70
HBP - J Kent (by J Suppan); O Palmeiro (by K Calero).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 90-60; R Oswalt 22-16; J Suppan 98-58; K Calero 16-10; J Tavarez 10-6; J Isringhausen 5-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 9-6; R Oswalt 4-0; J Suppan 3-9; K Calero 2-0; J Tavarez 2-1; J Isringhausen 1-2.
Batters faced - R Clemens 23; R Oswalt 8; J Suppan 24; K Calero 4; J Tavarez 3; J Isringhausen 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Mike Winters. LF--Angel Hernandez. RF--Ed Rapuano.
Time: 2:51.
Attendance: 52,140.
Weather: 60 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN HIT BY HOUSTON'S CRAIG BIGGIO LED OFF THE GAME.

Updated on Friday, Oct 22, 2004 2:50 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
C. Biggio C. Biggio
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Rolen S. Rolen
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI