Houston 18, St. Louis 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(47-59)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 5 1 0 0 4 4 4 0 18 22 0
St. Louis 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 4 11 1
WP: B. Norris (4-7)
LP: J. Garcia (9-5)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: St. Louis
- C. Rasmus homered to deep right
Top 2nd: Houston
- P. Feliz safe at first on third baseman A. Miles' fielding error, C. Lee scored, J. Keppinger to third
- C. Johnson hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Keppinger scored
- J. Bourgeois doubled to left, J. Castro scored, B. Norris to third
- A. Sanchez doubled to deep center, B. Norris and J. Bourgeois scored
Top 3rd: Houston
- P. Feliz singled to shallow center, C. Lee scored
Bot 4th: St. Louis
- A. Craig singled to shallow left, C. Rasmus scored, A. Pujols to second
- S. Schumaker singled to shallow right center, A. Pujols scored, A. Craig to second
Top 6th: Houston
- A. Sanchez tripled to shallow center, C. Johnson, J. Castro and J. Bourgeois scored
- H. Pence hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Sanchez scored
Bot 6th: St. Louis
- M. Holliday homered to deep right
Top 7th: Houston
- C. Johnson doubled to deep center, J. Keppinger and P. Feliz scored
- B. Wallace singled to shallow right, C. Johnson scored, J. Castro to second
- A. Sanchez singled to shallow left, J. Castro scored
Top 8th: Houston
- P. Feliz singled to shallow center, C. Lee scored, J. Michaels to third
- G. Blum singled to right, J. Michaels scored, P. Feliz to third
- J. Bourgeois walked, P. Feliz scored, G. Blum to third, J. Castro to second
- H. Pence singled to shallow center, G. Blum scored, J. Castro to third, J. Bourgeois to second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
J. Bourgeois cf-2b 4 2 1 2 0 2 0 0 1 .244
A. Sanchez ss 6 1 4 6 0 0 2 0 3 .303
H. Pence rf 5 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 3 .276
C. Lee lf 5 3 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .246
J. Keppinger 2b 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .293
    J. Michaels ph-cf 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265
P. Feliz 1b 6 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 .224
C. Johnson 3b 3 2 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 .350
    G. Blum ph-3b 2 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .252
J. Castro c 5 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 .198
B. Norris p 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154
    B. Wallace ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .300
    T. Byrdak p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000
    J. Fulchino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Chacin p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
 Totals 45 18 22 17 0 5 5 0 17  
 Batting
2B - J Bourgeois (3, J Garcia); A Sanchez (5, J Garcia); C Lee (17, M Boggs); C Johnson (11, M Boggs).
3B - A Sanchez (2, M Boggs).
S - B Norris.
SF - H Pence, C Johnson.
RBI - J Bourgeois 2 (3), A Sanchez 6 (14), H Pence 2 (55), P Feliz 2 (29), C Johnson 3 (26), G Blum (15), B Wallace (2).
2-out RBI - J Bourgeois, A Sanchez 3, H Pence.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - H Pence 1, C Lee 2.
GIDP - J Bourgeois.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (C Johnson-J Keppinger-P Feliz).
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB Season Avg 
A. Miles 3b-p 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .300
C. Rasmus cf 5 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .280
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .302
M. Holliday lf 4 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 .298
A. Craig rf-3b 3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .179
S. Schumaker 2b 3 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 2 .257
Y. Molina c 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .240
    J. LaRue c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 .196
J. Garcia p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .189
    M. Boggs p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Reyes p 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. MacDougal p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Winn rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253
B. Ryan ss 4 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .222
 Totals 37 4 11 4 2 2 9 0 15  
 Batting
HR - C Rasmus (18, 1st inning off B Norris 0 on, 1 Out), M Holliday (21, 6th inning off B Norris 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Rasmus (47), M Holliday (64), A Craig (7), S Schumaker (27).
2-out RBI - M Holliday.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Pujols 1, Y Molina 1, J LaRue 1.
GIDP - Y Molina.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - A Miles (3, field).
PB - J LaRue.
DP - 1 (B Ryan-A Pujols).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
B. Norris (W, 4-7) 6.0 7 4 4 1 6 2 1.56 5.65  
T. Byrdak 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.69 4.50  
J. Fulchino 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.80 6.60  
G. Chacin 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.68 4.61  
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP Season ERA 
J. Garcia (L, 9-5) 5.0 10 8 4 0 3 0 1.31 2.53  
M. Boggs 1.0 4 5 5 2 0 0 1.37 4.10  
D. Reyes 1.0 4 3 3 1 0 0 1.45 3.77  
M. MacDougal 1.0 3 2 2 2 2 0 2.20 5.40  
A. Miles 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.00 0.00  
WP - J Garcia.
Pitches-strikes - B Norris 97-61; T Byrdak 20-15; J Fulchino 25-11; G Chacin 13-9; A Miles 10-7; J Garcia 100-68; M Boggs 27-14; D Reyes 25-13; M MacDougal 29-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Norris 8-6; T Byrdak 1-1; J Fulchino 2-0; G Chacin 2-2; A Miles 1-3; J Garcia 14-4; M Boggs 0-2; D Reyes 3-0; M MacDougal 2-0.
Batters faced - B Norris 25; T Byrdak 4; J Fulchino 5; G Chacin 5; A Miles 4; J Garcia 26; M Boggs 8; D Reyes 7; M MacDougal 8.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Todd Tichenor. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Mike Reilly. 3B--Bill Miller.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 4, 2010 4:01 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
A. Sanchez Angel Sanchez
4-6
6 RBI
 St. Louis
C. Rasmus Colby Rasmus
3-5, 1 HR
1 RBI