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Box > St Louis 10, Houston 3
Cardinals top Astros again
Albert Pujols crushed two home runs and Woody Williams recovered from a shaky start for his second win.
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Albert Pujols had four hits, including two home runs, and three RBIs on the day. (David J. Phillip/AP)
A bizarre incident in the eighth inning Saturday turned a close game into a landslide loss.
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St Louis (26-22)
Won 3
St Louis 10, Houston 3  
Houston (26-22)
Lost 2
May 29, 2004
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St. Louis
1 0 1 0 2 0 0 5 1   10 16 0
Houston
1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   3 9 2
Standings through 5/29/04  |  Gameday  |  Cardinals Stats  |  Astros Stats
St. LouisABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Anderson, 2B4001124.298
Sanders, RF4010023.263
Calero, P0000000.000
a-Cedeno, PH1112000.176
King, P0000000.000
b-Luna, PH1000001.250
Tavarez, P0000000.000
Pujols, 1B5243000.294
Rolen, 3B4110113.339
Edmonds, CF2000301.265
Renteria, SS4101106.267
Mabry, LF-RF5220000.375
McKay, C5141000.179
Williams, P1110000.111
Lankford, LF2121000.270
Totals38101696518 

a-Homered for Calero in the 8th. b-Popped out for King in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Williams (1, Miller), Mabry (3, Duckworth).
3B: Rolen (2, Miller).
HR: Pujols 2 (14, 1st inning off Miller, 0 on, 2 out; 5th inning off Miller, 0 on, 0 out), Cedeno (1, 8th inning off Miceli, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Sanders; Cedeno 4; Pujols 10; Rolen 3; Mabry 3; McKay 4; Williams 2; Lankford 2.
RBI: Pujols 3 (32), Renteria (20), McKay (1), Anderson (10), Cedeno 2 (2), Lankford (10).
2-out RBI: Pujols.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Renteria 3, Sanders 2, Luna.
S: Williams 2.
SF: Anderson.
GIDP: Anderson.
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING
CS: Renteria (2, 2nd base by Gallo/Ausmus).
PO: Renteria (1st base by Gallo).

FIELDING
DP: (Williams-Pujols).

 
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Biggio, CF5021002.308
Everett, SS4000003.282
Bagwell, 1B4120011.293
Kent, 2B4021011.309
Berkman, LF3000101.344
Ensberg, 3B3110003.273
Miceli, P0000000.500
Stone, P0000000.000
a-Lane, PH1000010.250
Duckworth, P0000000.000
Hidalgo, RF3100121.268
Ausmus, C3010111.264
Miller, P2011012.350
Gallo, P0000000.000
Vizcaino, 3B2000001.192
Totals343933716 

a-Struck out for Stone in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Bagwell (10, Williams), Biggio (14, Williams), Kent (15, Williams), Ausmus (4, Tavarez).
TB: Biggio 3; Bagwell 3; Kent 3; Ensberg; Ausmus 2; Miller.
RBI: Kent (39), Biggio (26), Miller (3).
2-out RBI: Kent, Biggio, Miller.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Everett 3, Kent.
S: Everett.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Hidalgo (1, 2nd base off Williams/McKay).

FIELDING
E: Kent (1, throw), Vizcaino (3, throw).
DP: (Bagwell-Everett-Duckworth).
Pickoffs: Gallo (Renteria at 1st base).

 
St. LouisIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Williams (W, 2-5)6.08333305.19
Calero (H, 2)1.00000205.63
King 1.00000201.89
Tavarez 1.01000003.10
 
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Miller (L, 5-5)4.07443323.92
Gallo 1.21001002.03
Miceli 1.24551213.98
Stone 0.21001006.43
Duckworth 1.03110006.23

Miller pitched to 2 batters in the 5th.
Williams pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

WP: Williams.
IBB: Berkman (by Williams), Edmonds (by Stone).
Pitches-strikes: Williams 111-65, Calero 9-7, King 13-9, Tavarez 9-8, Miller 95-52, Gallo 18-11, Miceli 33-21, Stone 15-7, Duckworth 18-9.
Ground outs-fly outs: Williams 4-11, Calero 1-0, King 1-0, Tavarez 0-3, Miller 3-6, Gallo 4-0, Miceli 1-2, Stone 1-1, Duckworth 2-1.
Batters faced: Williams 28, Calero 3, King 3, Tavarez 4, Miller 22, Gallo 6, Miceli 10, Stone 4, Duckworth 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Calero 1-0, Gallo 1-1, Miceli 1-0.
Ejections: Houston Astros Manager Jimy Williams by 1B umpire Mike Winters (8th).
Umpires: HP: Bruce Froemming. 1B: Mike Winters. 2B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 3B: Tim Timmons.
Weather: 74 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:22.
Att: 41,141.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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