Houston 3, St. Louis 2

Boxscore | Recap
Monday, July 20, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Mark Carlson, First Base - Bob Davidson, Second Base - Angel Campos, Third Base - Jeff Nelson,
Attendance - 36437

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0
Houston 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 51-44 26-21 25-23 L1
Houston 47-46 25-23 22-23 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 25-23 record at home this season. The St. Louis Cardinals have a 25-23 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Astros have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cardinals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Brian Moehler pitched 6.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.02. Jose Valverde closed out the game to get the save and has 10 save s for the season. Kyle Lohse took the loss for St. Louis.
  • Carlos Lee had the only homerun for Houston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
St. Louis   Houston
Kyle Lohse Player Brian Moehler
Loss W/L Win
7.0 IP 6.1
5 Strikeouts 5
5 Hits 6
3.86 ERA 2.84
Hitting
St. Louis   Houston
Rick Ankiel Player Carlos Lee
2 Hits 1
0 RBI 3
0 HR 1
3 TB 4
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
St. Louis 9 0 11 .265 13 7 2 2 0 0
Houston 5 1 10 .185 3 6 3 2 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Astros have a W/L % of .478 after a win and .532 after a loss.
  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .581 after a loss.
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