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Saturday, March 7, 2009:
Cardinals 5, Astros 1
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Schumaker, 2B-LF4010001.318
Anderson, B, C1000000.000
Greene, T, 3B4110002.318
a-Wallace, PH-3B1010000.167
Pujols, 1B3100102.286
Barton, RF1000011.222
Craig, DH-1B3000223.438
Ankiel, CF3111122.389
Jay, LF0000000.353
Greene, K, SS3012002.350
Ryan, SS1000000.000
Duncan, LF3110002.364
Thurston, 2B1000000.176
LaRue, C2110100.176
Thompson, P0000100.000
Hawksworth, P0000000.000
Rasmus, RF-CF4012013.250
Totals345856618.296
a-Singled for Greene, T in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matsui, 2B3000001.071
Sutton, 2B1000010.364
Michaels, CF1000000.143
Kata, LF3000010.231
Berkman, 1B3010010.375
1-Johnson, C, PR-3B0100100.385
Blum, 3B3000011.071
Gall, 1B1011000.600
Pence, RF4000002.111
Erstad, DH3010011.375
Santangelo, C2000001.000
Manzella, SS1000000.200
Bogusevic, LF-CF3010011.250
Maysonet, SS1000001.111
Quintero, H, C2000000.000
Totals31141168.221

1-Ran for Berkman in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: LaRue (2, Hampton), Greene, K (2, Ortiz), Schumaker (3, Ortiz).
3B: Rasmus (1, Hampton).
TB: Schumaker 2; Greene, T; Wallace; Ankiel; Greene, K 2; Duncan; LaRue 2; Rasmus 3.
RBI: Rasmus 2 (2), Ankiel (3), Greene, K 2 (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Pujols; Duncan; Rasmus; Ankiel.
GIDP: Greene, K.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Greene, T (1, 2nd base off Ortiz/Quintero, H).

BATTING
2B: Berkman (1, Thompson), Gall (1, Hawksworth).
TB: Berkman 2; Gall 2; Erstad; Bogusevic.
RBI: Gall (4).
2-out RBI: Gall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bogusevic; Erstad; Pence.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
DP: (Maysonet-Matsui-Berkman).

St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Pineiro(W, 1-0)4.01000300.00
Thompson(H, 2)3.02000104.76
Hawksworth2.01111204.70
Totals9.04111605.22
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Hampton(L, 0-1)3.03220207.71
Valverde1.00002006.00
Ortiz2.24333204.70
Byrdak1.10001105.40
Geary1.01000100.00
Totals9.08556606.51
Groundouts-flyouts: Pineiro 6-3, Thompson 7-1, Hawksworth 4-0, Hampton 4-3, Valverde 3-0, Ortiz 3-3, Byrdak 2-1, Geary 2-0.
Batters faced: Pineiro 13, Thompson 11, Hawksworth 8, Hampton 12, Valverde 4, Ortiz 15, Byrdak 5, Geary 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Byrdak 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Mark Wegner. 1B: Bill Hohn. 2B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 72 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, L to R.
T: 2:29.
Att: 5,400.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media