Houston 3, St. Louis 1
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(87-71)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 3 8 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 8 1
WP: R. Oswalt (19-12) S: B. Lidge (39)
LP: M. Morris (14-10)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 6th: Houston
- J. Lane homered to deep center, M. Lamb scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- R. Sanders doubled to deep right, L. Walker scored
Top 8th: Houston
- C. Biggio homered to deep left
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 4 0 1 0 1 2 2 .289
C. Biggio 2b 5 1 1 1 0 0 6 .264
    E. Bruntlett 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .220
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .281
L. Berkman lf-1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .298
M. Lamb 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .233
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Lane rf 4 1 1 2 0 0 1 .267
A. Everett ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .249
B. Ausmus c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .262
R. Oswalt p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .169
    C. Gipson lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
    J. Bagwell ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .260
    C. Burke lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
 Totals 35 3 8 3 2 5 11  
 Batting
HR - J Lane (25, 6th inning off M Morris 1 on, 2 Out), C Biggio (25, 8th inning off J Marquis 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Lane 2 (75), C Biggio (67).
2-out RBI - J Lane 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Biggio 3.
GIDP - C Biggio.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Ausmus-A Everett).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Eckstein ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .292
J. Edmonds cf 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .262
A. Pujols 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .330
L. Walker rf 4 1 3 0 0 0 0 .284
    S. Taguchi rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .288
R. Sanders lf 3 0 1 1 1 1 4 .264
    S. Schumaker pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .263
M. Grudzielanek 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .288
A. Nunez 3b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .284
    J. Marquis p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .318
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Rodriguez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .295
Y. Molina c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .255
M. Morris p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .089
    J. Mabry 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
 Totals 33 1 8 1 1 8 11  
 Batting
2B - L Walker (20, R Oswalt); R Sanders (12, R Oswalt).
RBI - R Sanders (46).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Sanders 2, A Nunez 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - D Eckstein (8, 2nd base by R Oswalt/B Ausmus).
Picked Off - S Schumaker (1st base, B Lidge).
 
 Fielding
E - D Eckstein (14, catch).
DP - 1 (D Eckstein-M Grudzielanek-A Pujols).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 19-12) 7.0 8 1 1 0 7 0 2.86
B. Lidge (S, 39) 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.16
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Morris (L, 14-10) 6.0 5 2 2 1 3 1 3.94
J. Marquis 2.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 4.03
J. Tavarez 1.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 3.30
HBP - B Ausmus (by M Morris).
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 104-77; B Lidge 19-11; M Morris 92-60; J Marquis 28-19; J Tavarez 20-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 7-6; B Lidge 2-2; M Morris 9-7; J Marquis 4-1; J Tavarez 1-1.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 28; B Lidge 6; M Morris 25; J Marquis 7; J Tavarez 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Bill Hohn. 3B--Bruce Dreckman.
Time: 2:30.
Attendance: 40,260.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2005 12:20 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
J. Lane J. Lane
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 St. Louis
L. Walker L. Walker
3-4
0 RBI