Houston 11, St. Louis 6

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, July 21, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Bob Davidson, First Base - Angel Campos, Second Base - Jeff Nelson, Third Base - Mark Carlson,
Attendance - 33140

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 6 8 3
Houston 0 2 1 1 1 0 5 1 0 11 11 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
St. Louis 51-45 26-21 25-24 L2
Houston 48-46 26-23 22-23 W2

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Houston Astros have a 26-23 record at home this season. The St. Louis Cardinals have a 25-24 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Astros have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 2 straight up losses. The Cardinals have won 5 of their last 10 games.
  • Wandy Rodriguez pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.72. Todd Wellemeyer took the loss for St. Louis.
  • Carlos Lee, Geoff Blum, Hunter Pence hit homeruns for Houston. Ryan Ludwick, Mark DeRosa (2) hit homeruns for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
St. Louis   Houston
Todd Wellemeyer Player Wandy Rodriguez
Loss W/L Win
4.1 IP 7.0
4 Strikeouts 5
7 Hits 4
8.31 ERA 1.29
Hitting
St. Louis   Houston
Mark DeRosa Player Miguel Tejada
2 Hits 2
2 RBI 3
2 HR 0
8 TB 2
.500 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
St. Louis 8 3 19 .235 7 5 6 1 0 3
Houston 11 3 22 .314 12 8 11 3 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against St. Louis. The Astros have a W/L % of .489 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 .568 after a loss.
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