St. Louis 3, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(13-17)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 10 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 X 3 7 0
WP: B. Looper (4-2) S: J. Isringhausen (8)
LP: C. Sampson (3-2)
(12-17)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio grounded out to third
- M. Ensberg walked
- L. Berkman grounded out to shortstop, M. Ensberg to second
- C. Lee singled to left, M. Ensberg scored
- L. Scott struck out looking

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

  Bottom 1st: St. Louis
- A. Kennedy flied out to center
- C. Duncan flied out to deep center
- A. Pujols popped out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- H. Pence grounded out to third
- A. Everett singled to left
- B. Ausmus grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Everett out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
- J. Edmonds flied out to left
- S. Rolen grounded out to pitcher
- R. Ludwick grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to right
- M. Ensberg flied out to center
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
- G. Bennett grounded out to third
- D. Eckstein singled to right
- B. Looper grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, D. Eckstein out at second

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- C. Lee singled to right
- L. Scott singled to left, C. Lee to second
- H. Pence grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, C. Lee to third, L. Scott out at second
- A. Everett grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 4th: St. Louis
- A. Kennedy singled to right
- C. Duncan doubled to deep right center, A. Kennedy to third
- A. Pujols popped out to shallow right center
- J. Edmonds walked
- S. Rolen singled to left, C. Duncan and A. Kennedy scored, J. Edmonds to second, S. Rolen to second, J. Edmonds to third advancing on throw
- R. Ludwick grounded out to shortstop, J. Edmonds scored, S. Rolen to third
- G. Bennett flied out to center

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- C. Sampson struck out swinging
- C. Biggio walked
- M. Ensberg flied out to right

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

  Bottom 5th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein flied out to right
- B. Looper struck out looking
- A. Kennedy singled to center
- T. Miller relieved C. Sampson
- C. Duncan struck out looking

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- L. Berkman grounded out to first
- C. Lee popped out to shallow right
- L. Scott doubled to deep right
- H. Pence grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 6th: St. Louis
- A. Pujols grounded out to pitcher
- J. Edmonds flied out to left
- S. Rolen grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- R. Springer relieved B. Looper
- A. Everett lined out to left
- B. Ausmus singled to center
- M. Lamb hit for T. Miller
- M. Lamb struck out looking, B. Ausmus stole second
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: St. Louis
- B. Lidge relieved T. Miller
- R. Ludwick struck out swinging
- G. Bennett singled to left
- D. Eckstein flied out to left
- S. Spiezio hit for R. Springer
- S. Spiezio struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- R. Franklin relieved R. Springer
- M. Ensberg flied out to left
- L. Berkman singled to center
- C. Lee singled to left, L. Berkman to second
- L. Scott grounded out to first, L. Berkman to third, C. Lee to second
- H. Pence flied out to center

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

  Bottom 8th: St. Louis
- C. Qualls relieved B. Lidge
- A. Kennedy singled to center
- A. Kennedy to second on wild pitch
- C. Duncan walked
- A. Pujols fouled out to first
- J. Edmonds grounded out to second, A. Kennedy to third, C. Duncan to second
- S. Rolen intentionally walked
- R. Ludwick flied out to center

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- J. Isringhausen relieved R. Franklin
- O. Palmeiro hit for A. Everett
- O. Palmeiro flied out to right
- B. Ausmus singled to right
- M. Loretta hit for C. Qualls
- B. Ausmus to second on fielder's indifference
- M. Loretta struck out swinging
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, St. Louis 3
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Lee C. Lee
3-4
1 RBI
 St. Louis
S. Rolen S. Rolen
1-3
2 RBI