St. Louis 7, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(68-87)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 8 0
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 2 0 5 0 X 7 20 0
WP: B. Thompson (7-6) S: J. Isringhausen (30)
LP: M. Albers (4-10)
(72-82)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- J. Anderson grounded out to third
- C. Burke fouled out to catcher
- L. Berkman grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein singled to left
- R. Ankiel singled to right, D. Eckstein to third
- R. Ludwick walked, R. Ankiel to second
- S. Schumaker grounded out to catcher, D. Eckstein out at home, R. Ankiel to third, R. Ludwick to second
- M. Cairo flied out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to right
- H. Pence struck out looking
- M. Loretta grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: St. Louis
- A. Miles singled to center
- K. Stinnett grounded into fielder's choice, A. Miles out at second
- B. Thompson sacrificed to pitcher, K. Stinnett to second
- B. Ryan grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- T. Wigginton grounded out to third
- J.R. Towles grounded out to shortstop
- M. Albers grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 3rd: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein grounded out to shortstop
- R. Ankiel singled to left
- R. Ludwick grounded into fielder's choice, R. Ankiel out at second
- R. Ludwick caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- J. Anderson singled to left
- C. Burke grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Anderson out at second
- L. Berkman grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 4th: St. Louis
- S. Schumaker grounded out to second
- M. Cairo doubled to left
- A. Miles singled to second, M. Cairo to third
- K. Stinnett grounded into double play shortstop to first, A. Miles out at second

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to right
- H. Pence grounded out to third
- M. Loretta singled to left
- T. Wigginton flied out to left

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

  Bottom 5th: St. Louis
- B. Thompson struck out swinging
- B. Ryan singled to center
- B. Ryan stole second
- D. Eckstein doubled to left, B. Ryan scored
- R. Ankiel grounded out to first, D. Eckstein to third
- R. Ludwick doubled to shallow left, D. Eckstein scored
- S. Schumaker grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- J.R. Towles doubled to left
- M. Albers struck out bunting foul
- J. Anderson grounded out to first, J.R. Towles to third
- C. Burke singled to left, J.R. Towles scored
- L. Berkman lined out to center

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

  Bottom 6th: St. Louis
- M. Cairo grounded out to pitcher
- A. Miles lined out to third
- K. Stinnett singled to left
- J. Edmonds hit for B. Thompson
- J. Edmonds singled to shallow right, K. Stinnett to second
- J. Pineiro ran for J. Edmonds
- B. Ryan flied out to left center

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- T. Percival relieved B. Thompson
- C. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- H. Pence walked
- H. Pence caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- M. Loretta popped out to center

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

  Bottom 7th: St. Louis
- W. Williams relieved M. Albers
- C. Ransom at shortstop
- D. Eckstein doubled to center
- R. Ankiel homered to deep right, D. Eckstein scored
- R. Ludwick singled to left
- S. Schumaker singled to center, R. Ludwick to second
- M. Cairo singled to center, R. Ludwick to third, S. Schumaker out at third
- A. Miles reached on fielder's choice, M. Cairo to second
- A. Pujols hit for K. Stinnett
- K. Stinnett singled to center, R. Ludwick and M. Cairo scored, A. Miles to third
- A. Reyes ran for A. Pujols
- B. Moehler relieved W. Williams
- S. Taguchi hit for T. Percival
- S. Taguchi singled to center, A. Miles scored, A. Reyes to second
- B. Ryan grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, S. Taguchi out at second

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- G. Bennett catching
- B. Falkenborg relieved T. Percival
- T. Wigginton singled to left
- J.R. Towles grounded into double play third to second to first, T. Wigginton out at second
- C. Ransom flied out to right center

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

  Bottom 8th: St. Louis
- D. Eckstein lined out to left center
- R. Ankiel grounded out to third
- R. Ludwick singled to center
- R. Ludwick to second on wild pitch
- S. Schumaker singled to left, R. Ludwick to third
- M. Cairo grounded into fielder's choice, S. Schumaker out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, St. Louis 7

  Top 9th: Houston
- T. Johnson relieved B. Falkenborg
- J. Anderson walked
- C. Burke singled to left, J. Anderson to second
- L. Berkman popped out to shallow center
- C. Lee struck out swinging
- H. Pence homered to deep center, C. Burke and J. Anderson scored
- C. Biggio hit for B. Moehler
- C. Biggio singled to left
- J. Isringhausen relieved T. Johnson
- R. Branyan at first
- T. Wigginton lined out to shortstop

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, St. Louis 7
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
H. Pence H. Pence
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 St. Louis
R. Ankiel R. Ankiel
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI