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Tuesday, May 27, 2008:
Astros 8, Cardinals 2
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF5110003.216
Matsui, K, 2B5230000.277
Tejada, M, SS5112013.332
Berkman, 1B3310201.384
Lee, Ca, LF4112002.275
a-Cruz, PH-LF1000010.119
Pence, RF5052000.311
Wigginton, 3B4001104.267
Towles, C2001201.147
Chacon, P4000025.136
Byrdak, P0000000.333
Villarreal, O, P0000000.000
Totals3881285419.267
a-Struck out for Lee, Ca in the 9th.
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Schumaker, RF4000011.286
Duncan, LF3000021.252
Parisi, M, P0000000.000
Flores, R, P0000000.000
b-Ryan, PH1000000.288
McClellan, P0000000.000
Pujols, 1B4141000.360
Ankiel, CF4010003.285
Glaus, 3B4010001.270
Kennedy, A, 2B4000032.242
Molina, Y, C4000010.280
Looper, P1000000.368
Springer, P0000000.000
a-Barton, PH-LF2111010.253
Izturis, C, SS3010000.265
Totals34282088.277
a-Homered for Springer in the 5th. b-Grounded out for Flores, R in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Pence (12, Looper).
HR: Tejada, M (6, 5th inning off Looper, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Berkman; Lee, Ca; Tejada, M 4; Bourn; Pence 6; Matsui, K 3.
RBI: Lee, Ca 2 (45), Pence 2 (31), Wigginton (7), Tejada, M 2 (37), Towles (13).
2-out RBI: Pence.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Wigginton; Bourn 2; Chacon.
Team RISP: 3-for-9.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
PO: Towles (1st base by Molina, Y).

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Pence (Ankiel at home).

BATTING
2B: Ankiel (11, Chacon), Pujols (13, Byrdak).
HR: Pujols (12, 4th inning off Chacon, 0 on, 1 out), Barton (1, 5th inning off Chacon, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Barton 4; Izturis, C; Pujols 8; Glaus; Ankiel 2.
RBI: Pujols (34), Barton (6).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Duncan; Ankiel.
Team RISP: 1-for-3.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Ankiel (2, throw).
Pickoffs: Molina, Y (Towles at 1st base).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Chacon(W, 2-0)7.07220723.95
Byrdak1.01000000.00
Villarreal, O1.00000105.13
Totals9.08220824.49
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Looper(L, 6-4)4.19873115.05
Springer0.20001103.65
Parisi, M2.01001002.87
Flores, R1.01000103.14
McClellan1.01000102.42
Totals9.012875413.87
WP: Chacon.
IBB: Wigginton (by Looper).
HBP: Towles (by Looper).
Pitches-strikes: Chacon 102-61, Byrdak 16-9, Villarreal, O 11-7, Looper 101-55, Springer 15-7, Parisi, M 34-19, Flores, R 11-9, McClellan 8-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Chacon 5-5, Byrdak 2-0, Villarreal, O 1-1, Looper 4-4, Springer 1-0, Parisi, M 2-4, Flores, R 0-1, McClellan 1-1.
Batters faced: Chacon 27, Byrdak 4, Villarreal, O 3, Looper 25, Springer 3, Parisi, M 8, Flores, R 4, McClellan 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Springer 3-1.
Umpires: HP: Bill Miller. 1B: Paul Emmel. 2B: Gary Darling. 3B: Jerry Meals.
Weather: 57 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:36.
Att: 41,104.
Venue: Busch Stadium.
May 27, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media