MLB Box Score - Houston vs. St. Louis

American League
NYY 9
BAL 10
CHW 2
CLE 8
TEX 12
TB 6
MIN 4
KC 3
DET 2
ANA 3
TOR 1
OAK 3
BOS 3
SEA 4
National League
COL 4
PHI 7
LA 1
CHC 3
PIT 6
CIN 9
FLA 3
NYM 5
ATL 2
MIL 3
HOU 8
STL 2
SF 6
ARI 3
WAS 2
SD 4
All times are US/Eastern

Astros 8, Cardinals 2

Final
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
R
H
E
Houston
(30-23)
4010300008120
St. Louis
(30-23)
000110000281
W: S. Chacon (2-0) L: B. Looper (6-4)
HR: HOU - M. Tejada (6)   STL - A. Pujols (12), B. Barton (1)
 
Houston Astros
Michael Bourn, CF5110003 .216
Kazuo Matsui, 2B5230000 .277
Miguel Tejada, SS5112011 .332
Lance Berkman, 1B3310201 .384
Carlos Lee, LF4112001 .275
   a- Jose Cruz Jr., PH-LF1000010 .119
Hunter Pence, RF5052000 .311
Ty Wigginton, 3B4001103 .267
J.R. Towles, C2001201 .147
Shawn Chacon, P4000027 .136
    Tim Byrdak, P0000000 .333
    Oscar Villarreal, P0000000 .000
Totals38812854  
a-struck out for Lee in the 9th
Batting
2B - Hunter Pence (12, Looper)
HR - Miguel Tejada (6, Looper)
RBI - Miguel Tejada 2 (37), Carlos Lee 2 (45), Hunter Pence 2 (31), Ty Wigginton (7), J.R. Towles (13)
2-OUT RBI - Hunter Pence (8)
PK - J.R. Towles (1, Looper)
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
Outfield Assists - Hunter Pence 1
St. Louis Cardinals
Skip Schumaker, RF4000011 .286
Chris Duncan, LF3000021 .252
    Mike Parisi, P0000000 .000
    Randy Flores, P0000000 .000
   a- Brendan Ryan, PH1000000 .288
    Kyle McClellan, P0000000 .000
Albert Pujols, 1B4141000 .360
Rick Ankiel, CF4010003 .285
Troy Glaus, 3B4010001 .270
Adam Kennedy, 2B4000032 .242
Yadier Molina, C4000010 .280
Braden Looper, P1000000 .368
    Russ Springer, P0000000 .000
   b- Brian Barton, PH-LF2111010 .253
Cesar Izturis, SS3010000 .265
Totals3428208  
a-grounded out for Flores in the 8th
b-homered for Springer in the 5th
Batting
2B - Albert Pujols (13, Byrdak), Rick Ankiel (11, Chacon)
HR - Albert Pujols (12, Chacon), Brian Barton (1, Chacon)
RBI - Albert Pujols (34), Brian Barton (6)
Team LOB - 5
Fielding
E - Rick Ankiel (2, Throwing)
Houston Astros
Shawn Chacon (W,2-0) 7722072 3.95
Tim Byrdak 1100000 0.00
Oscar Villarreal 1000010 5.13
WP - Shawn Chacon (2)
Pitches-Strikes - Shawn Chacon 102-61, Tim Byrdak 16-9, Oscar Villarreal 11-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Shawn Chacon 5-8, Tim Byrdak 2-1, Oscar Villarreal 1-1
Batters Faced - Shawn Chacon 27, Tim Byrdak 4, Oscar Villarreal 3
St. Louis Cardinals
Braden Looper (L,6-4) 4.1987311 5.05
Russ Springer 0.2000110 3.65
Mike Parisi 2100100 2.87
Randy Flores 1100010 3.14
Kyle McClellan 1100010 2.42
IBB - Wigginton by Braden Looper
HBP - Towles (by Braden Looper)
Pitches-Strikes - Braden Looper 102-56, Russ Springer 15-7, Mike Parisi 34-19, Randy Flores 11-9, Kyle McClellan 8-7
Ground Balls-Fly Balls - Braden Looper 4-7, Russ Springer 1-0, Mike Parisi 2-4, Kyle McClellan 1-1
Batters Faced - Braden Looper 25, Russ Springer 3, Mike Parisi 8, Randy Flores 4, Kyle McClellan 4
Game Information
Attendance - 41104
Game Time - 2:36
Temperature - 57
Umpires - Home - Bill Miller, First Base - Paul Emmel, Second Base - Gary Darling, Third Base - Jerry Meals