10/17/2004, StL04-Hou04, Minute Maid Park
 
                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
2004 Cardinals         0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0     3  8  0     7  1
2004 Astros            0  0  1  0  0  1  0  0  0     2 13  0     7  3
 
Cardinals            AB  R  H BI   AVG    Astros               AB  R  H BI   AVG
Ibanez            rf  5  0  2  2  .333    Castillo          2b  4  0  3  0  .450       
Edmonds           cf  3  0  1  0  .400    Relaford          3b  4  1  1  0  .267       
Pujols            1b  4  0  1  0  .333    Sweeney           1b  4  0  1  1  .200       
Valentin          ss  3  0  0  0  .167    Walker            rf  4  0  0  0  .200       
Monroe            lf  4  0  1  0  .077    Posada            c   4  0  1  0  .467       
Branyan           3b  4  1  1  0  .133    Strong            lf  4  1  4  1  .294       
 Koplove          p   0  0  0  0  .000    Larkin            ss  4  0  2  0  .529       
 Rivera           p   0  0  0  0  .000    Ruan              cf  4  0  1  0  .353       
Wilson,C          c   2  1  0  0  .273    Lawrence          p   2  0  0  0  .000       
Crespo            2b  4  1  2  0  .364     Rhodes           p   1  0  0  0  .000       
Ponson            p   2  0  0  0  .000     Hawkins          p   0  0  0  0  .000       
 Salmon           ph  1  0  0  1  .000     Bradford         p   0  0  0  0  .000       
 Quantrill        p   0  0  0  0  .000     Stinnett         ph  1  0  0  0  .000       
 Alfonzo          3b  0  0  0  0  .000                         36  2 13  2             
                     32  3  8  3                                                    
 
Cardinals                        INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Ponson           W 1-0           6.0 10  2  2  0  3  96  63  3.00
Quantrill        H 1             1.0  1  0  0  0  0  12   9 10.80
Koplove          H 1             1.0  0  0  0  0  0   9   5  0.00
Rivera           S 1             1.0  2  0  0  0  0  13   8  0.00
                                 9.0 13  2  2  0  3 130  85 
 
Astros                           INN  H  R ER BB  K PCH STR   ERA
Lawrence         L 0-1           6.1  8  3  3  1  4  89  57  4.26
Rhodes                           1.2  0  0  0  1  2  28  14  3.00
Hawkins                          0.2  0  0  0  1  0  18  11  0.00
Bradford                         0.1  0  0  0  0  0   1   1  0.00
                                 9.0  8  3  3  3  6 136  83 
 
StL: Salmon batted for Ponson in the 7th
     Alfonzo inserted at 3b in the 8th
Hou: Stinnett batted for Bradford in the 9th
 
2B-Ibanez, Edmonds, Branyan, Crespo. HR-Strong(1). SB-Relaford 2(2), Ruan(2). 
CS-Castillo, Strong. K-Ibanez, Valentin 2, Branyan 2, Wilson,C, Relaford, 
Sweeney, Walker. BB-Edmonds, Valentin, Alfonzo. HBP-Wilson,C 2. 
HB-Lawrence 2. 
GWRBI: Ibanez
Temperature: 79, Sky: cloudy, Wind: right to left at 14 MPH.
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                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
2004 Cardinals         0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0     3  8  0     7  1
2004 Astros            0  0  1  0  0  1  0  0  0     2 13  0     7  3
 
 
Cardinals            -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Ibanez            rf 1>53         3>S          6>k            D.3-H;2-H    Bradford  
                                                                           7         
Edmonds           cf   63           543/gdp      D            Rhodes                 
                                                              W                      
Pujols            1b   S            63           53           643/gdp                
Valentin          ss   k          4>3/g          IW         8>k                      
Monroe            lf 2>S            63           3/fl         43                     
Branyan           3b   643/gdp      k          7>D            k                      
 Koplove          p                                                                  
 Rivera           p                                                                  
Wilson,C          c    HBP        5>k            HBP        9>Hawkins                
                                                              53                     
Crespo            2b   D.1-3        8            S.2-3;1-2    8                      
Ponson            p    43           43                                               
 Salmon           ph                             note 1                              
 Quantrill        p                                                                  
 Alfonzo          3b                                          W                      
 
 1: 1/g.3-H;2-3;1-2 
 
 
Astros               -----A------ -----B------ -----C------ -----D------ -----E------
Castillo          2b 1>S            S          5>3/g          S                      
Relaford          3b   k/b          54/f.B-1     S            CS2(26)                
                                                              13                     
Sweeney           1b   k            SB2          7          8>Koplove                
                                    S.2-H                     2/fl                   
Walker            rf   k            9            SB2          7                      
                                                 8                                   
Posada            c  2>6          4>S          6>9            63                     
Strong            lf   S            S.1-2        HR         9>Rivera                 
                                                              S                      
Larkin            ss   S.1x3(85)    S.2-3;1-2    3            CS2(24)                
                                                              63                     
Ruan              cf   3/g          note 1       3/g          S                      
Lawrence          p  3>63           8                                                
 Rhodes           p                            7>Quantrill                           
                                                 5                                   
 Hawkins          p                                                                  
 Bradford         p                                                                  
 Stinnett         ph                                          SB2                    
                                                              63                     
 
 1: 9/dp.3xH(92);2-3 
 
 
Cardinals        IN OUT ER                  Astros           IN OUT ER                  
Ponson           A1  C8  2 W 1-0            Lawrence         A1  D1  3 L 0-1            
Quantrill        C9  D2  0 H 1              Rhodes           D2  D6  0                  
Koplove          D3  D5  0 H 1              Hawkins          D7  D9  0                  
Rivera           D6  D9  0 S 1              Bradford         E1  E1  0                  
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                       1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9     R  H  E   LOB DP
2004 Cardinals         0  0  0  0  0  0  3  0  0     3  8  0     7  1
2004 Astros            0  0  1  0  0  1  0  0  0     2 13  0     7  3
 
Score O Rnr BS  Event
----- - --- --  -----
 
**************  Top of the 1st inning, Cardinals batting
 0-0  0 --- 00  Ibanez grounded out to third (X)
 0-0  1 --- 22  Edmonds grounded out to short (CBSBFX)
 0-0  2 --- 10  Pujols grounded a single between third and short (BX)
 0-0  2 1-- 12  Valentin struck out (CFBC)
 
**************  Bottom of the 1st inning, Astros batting
 0-0  0 --- 12  Castillo lined a single down the left field line (SSFBFX)
 0-0  0 1-- 12  Relaford struck out on a fouled bunt (B>F1FFb)
 0-0  1 1-- 12  Sweeney struck out (1BpSFFS)
 0-0  2 1-- 32  Walker struck out (1BCBBF>F1>C)
 
**************  Top of the 2nd inning, Cardinals batting
 0-0  0 --- 10  Monroe lined a single to shallow center (BX)
 0-0  0 1-- 20  Branyan grounded into a double play, Larkin to Castillo 
                  to Sweeney (BBX)
 0-0  2 --- 00  Wilson,C was hit by a pitch (H)
 0-0  2 1-- 00  Crespo lined a double to left center, Wilson,C to third 
                  (1X)
 0-0  2 -23 01  Ponson grounded out to second (FX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 2nd inning, Astros batting
 0-0  0 --- 20  Posada popped out to short (BBX)
 0-0  1 --- 32  Strong reached on an infield single to third (SBBBCFX)
 0-0  1 1-- 00  Larkin grounded a single up the middle, Strong out at 
                  third (111X)
 0-0  2 1-- 01  Ruan grounded out to first (FX)
 
**************  Top of the 3rd inning, Cardinals batting
 0-0  0 --- 32  Ibanez lined a single to shallow center (FFBBBFX)
 0-0  0 1-- 00  Edmonds grounded into a double play, Relaford to Castillo 
                  to Sweeney (X)
 0-0  2 --- 10  Pujols grounded out to short (BX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 3rd inning, Astros batting
 0-0  0 --- 32  Lawrence grounded out to short (BFBBCFX)
 0-0  1 --- 10  Castillo lined a single to center (BX)
 0-0  1 1-- 10  Relaford grounded to third, forcing Castillo at second, 
                  Relaford to first (1B1X)
 0-0  2 1-- 21  Relaford stole second (FBB11>C)
 0-0  2 -2- 22  Sweeney grounded a single up the middle, Relaford scored 
                  (FBB11>C.X)
 0-1  2 1-- 10  Walker flied out to right (BX)
 
**************  Top of the 4th inning, Cardinals batting
 0-1  0 --- 00  Valentin grounded out to first (X)
 0-1  1 --- 11  Monroe grounded out to short (BSX)
 0-1  2 --- 22  Branyan struck out (CSBBFFC)
 
**************  Bottom of the 4th inning, Astros batting
 0-1  0 --- 21  Posada lined a single to right (BSBX)
 0-1  0 1-- 02  Strong grounded a single between first and second, Posada 
                  to second (FFX)
 0-1  0 12- 10  Larkin lined a single to right, Posada to third, Strong 
                  to second (BX)
 0-1  0 123 01  Ruan flied out into a double play, Ibanez to Wilson,C, 
                  Posada out at home, Strong to third (CX)
 0-1  2 1-3 02  Lawrence flied out to center (CFX)
 
**************  Top of the 5th inning, Cardinals batting
 0-1  0 --- 12  Wilson,C struck out (CBSS)
 0-1  1 --- 00  Crespo flied out to center (X)
 0-1  2 --- 00  Ponson grounded out to second (X)
 
**************  Bottom of the 5th inning, Astros batting
 0-1  0 --- 32  Castillo grounded out to first (CFBBBX)
 0-1  1 --- 22  Relaford grounded a single up the middle (CBCBX)
 0-1  1 1-- 10  Sweeney flied out to left (B>X)
 0-1  2 1-- 10  Relaford stole second (B1>C)
 0-1  2 -2- 22  Walker flied out to center (B1>C.SBFX)
 
**************  Top of the 6th inning, Cardinals batting
 0-1  0 --- 02  Ibanez struck out (CSS)
 0-1  1 --- 22  Edmonds lined a double to right center (CSFFBBFX)
 0-1  1 -2- 22  Pujols grounded out to third (CBSBX)
 0-1  2 -2- 30  Valentin was walked intentionally (IIII)
 0-1  2 12- 01  Monroe popped out to first (CX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 6th inning, Astros batting
 0-1  0 --- 11  Posada flied out to right (BSX)
 0-1  1 --- 10  Strong homered deep to left center (BX)
 0-2  1 --- 00  Larkin popped out to first (X)
 0-2  2 --- 12  Ruan grounded out to first (BFCX)
 
**************  Top of the 7th inning, Cardinals batting
 0-2  0 --- 32  Branyan lined a double to left center (BBBCSFFX)
 0-2  0 -2- 10  Wilson,C was hit by a pitch (BH)
 0-2  0 12- 10  Crespo reached on an infield single to short, Branyan to 
                  third, Wilson,C to second (BX)
                Salmon pinch hitting for Ponson
 0-2  0 123 11  Salmon grounded out to the mound, Branyan scored, 
                  Wilson,C to third, Crespo to second (CBX)
 1-2  1 -23 11  Ibanez lined a double to right center, Wilson,C scored, 
                  Crespo scored (BFX)
                Rhodes now pitching
 3-2  1 -2- 30  Edmonds walked (BBBB)
 3-2  1 12- 32  Pujols grounded into a double play, Larkin to Castillo to 
                  Sweeney (BCSBBX)
 
**************  Bottom of the 7th inning, Astros batting
                Quantrill now pitching
 3-2  0 --- 12  Rhodes popped out to third (CSFBFFX)
 3-2  1 --- 00  Castillo lined a single to shallow center (X)
 3-2  1 1-- 00  Castillo was caught stealing second (>C)
 3-2  2 --- 21  Relaford grounded out to the mound (>C.BBX)
 
**************  Top of the 8th inning, Cardinals batting
 3-2  0 --- 22  Valentin struck out (BBSFS)
 3-2  1 --- 22  Monroe grounded out to second (CCBBX)
 3-2  2 --- 32  Branyan struck out (FSBBBFFS)
 
**************  Bottom of the 8th inning, Astros batting
                Alfonzo now playing third base
                Koplove now pitching
 3-2  0 --- 11  Sweeney popped out to the catcher (BCX)
 3-2  1 --- 20  Walker lined out to left (BBX)
 3-2  2 --- 11  Posada grounded out to short (BFX)
 
**************  Top of the 9th inning, Cardinals batting
                Hawkins now pitching
 3-2  0 --- 02  Wilson,C grounded out to third (CCX)
 3-2  1 --- 32  Crespo flied out to center (BCFBBX)
 3-2  2 --- 32  Alfonzo walked (CBFBFFBFB)
                Bradford now pitching
 3-2  2 1-- 00  Ibanez lined out to left (X)
 
**************  Bottom of the 9th inning, Astros batting
                Rivera now pitching
 3-2  0 --- 11  Strong grounded a single between first and second (BCX)
 3-2  0 1-- 10  Strong was caught stealing second (1B>B)
 3-2  1 --- 31  Larkin grounded out to short (1B>B.BCX)
 3-2  2 --- 00  Ruan lined a single to shallow center (X)
                Stinnett pinch hitting for Bradford
 3-2  2 1-- 10  Ruan stole second (B>C)
 3-2  2 -2- 12  Stinnett grounded out to short (B>C.CX)