Houston 7, St. Louis 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(80-74)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 3 8 0
Houston 0 0 0 2 1 0 4 0 X 7 11 0
WP: C. Qualls (7-3)
LP: J. Hancock (3-3)
(77-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein flied out to right center
- C. Duncan singled to center
- A. Pujols singled to left, C. Duncan to second
- S. Rolen singled to left, C. Duncan scored, A. Pujols to third
- J. Rodriguez grounded into double play pitcher to shortstop to first, S. Rolen out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio flied out to right center
- M. Lamb doubled to left
- L. Berkman walked
- L. Scott popped out to second
- A. Huff grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Top 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Encarnacion singled to right
- A. Miles grounded out to second, J. Encarnacion to second
- Y. Molina grounded out to shortstop, J. Encarnacion to third
- J. Weaver struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- C. Burke singled to center
- A. Everett popped out to shallow right
- B. Ausmus grounded into fielder's choice, C. Burke out at second
- R. Clemens struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Top 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop
- C. Duncan walked
- A. Pujols struck out swinging
- S. Rolen struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to right
- M. Lamb grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, C. Biggio out at second
- L. Berkman popped out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Top 4th: St. Louis
- J. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- J. Encarnacion flied out to center
- A. Miles struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- L. Scott doubled to deep right
- A. Huff walked
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus doubled to left, A. Huff and L. Scott scored
- R. Clemens grounded out to shortstop

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 2

  Top 5th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina flied out to deep center
- J. Weaver struck out swinging
- D. Eckstein lined out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 2

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- J. Vizcaino at shortstop
- C. Biggio flied out to right
- M. Lamb tripled to deep center
- L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly to left, M. Lamb scored
- L. Scott popped out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 1, Houston 3

  Top 6th: St. Louis
- W. Rodriguez relieved R. Clemens
- C. Duncan walked
- B. Lidge relieved W. Rodriguez
- A. Pujols singled to right, C. Duncan to second
- S. Rolen struck out swinging
- J. Rodriguez singled to right, C. Duncan scored, A. Pujols to third
- J. Encarnacion popped out to pitcher
- A. Miles grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Houston 3

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- A. Huff singled to center
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- A. Everett struck out looking
- B. Ausmus grounded into fielder's choice, A. Huff out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 2, Houston 3

  Top 7th: St. Louis
- Y. Molina walked
- S. Spiezio hit for J. Weaver
- J. Nelson ran for Y. Molina
- T. Miller relieved B. Lidge
- S. Spiezio singled to right, J. Nelson to third
- R. Belliard hit for J. Vizcaino
- R. Belliard grounded out to second, J. Nelson scored, S. Spiezio to second
- C. Duncan struck out swinging
- A. Pujols intentionally walked
- C. Qualls relieved T. Miller
- E. Bruntlett at shortstop
- S. Rolen grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Houston 3

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- R. Belliard at second
- J. Hancock relieved J. Weaver
- J. Rodriguez in right field
- A. Miles at shortstop
- G. Bennett catching
- S. Spiezio in left field
- E. Bruntlett doubled to left
- C. Biggio reached on bunt single to pitcher, E. Bruntlett to third
- R. Flores relieved J. Hancock
- M. Ensberg hit for M. Lamb
- M. Lamb struck out swinging
- L. Berkman grounded out to second, E. Bruntlett scored, C. Biggio to second
- L. Scott walked
- A. Huff homered to deep right, C. Biggio and L. Scott scored
- B. Thompson relieved R. Flores
- C. Burke grounded out to first

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Houston 7

  Top 8th: St. Louis
- M. Ensberg at third
- C. Jimerson in right field
- J. Rodriguez grounded out to first
- J. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- A. Miles struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Houston 7

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro hit for C. Qualls
- O. Palmeiro struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- E. Bruntlett singled to shortstop
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Houston 7

  Top 9th: St. Louis
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- C. Burke at second
- W. Taveras in center field
- G. Bennett flied out to right
- S. Spiezio struck out swinging
- R. Belliard doubled to left
- P. Wilson hit for B. Thompson
- P. Wilson struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
St. Louis 3, Houston 7
 
 Top Batters
 St. Louis
R. Belliard R. Belliard
1-2
1 RBI
 Houston
A. Huff A. Huff
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI