Houston 2, St. Louis 0

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, August 2, 2009 2:15 PM
Location - Busch Stadium
Temperature - 79°
Umpires - Home Plate - Bill Hohn, First Base - Paul Emmel, Second Base - Gary Darling, Third Base - Jerry Meals,
Attendance - 45227

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Houston 52-53 28-25 24-28 W1
St. Louis 58-50 31-23 27-27 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the St. Louis Cardinals have a 31-23 record at home this season. The Houston Astros have a 24-28 record on the road.
  • St. Louis has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Cardinals have won 6 of their last 10 games.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Astros have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Bud Norris pitched 7.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 0.90. Jose Valverde closed out the game to get the save and has 12 save s for the season. Adam Wainwright took the loss for St. Louis.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Houston   St. Louis
Bud Norris Player Adam Wainwright
Win W/L Loss
7.0 IP 7.0
5 Strikeouts 5
2 Hits 8
0.00 ERA 2.57
Hitting
Houston   St. Louis
Miguel Tejada Player Ryan Ludwick
2 Hits 1
1 RBI 0
0 HR 0
2 TB 1
.667 Avg 1.000

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Houston 8 0 10 .235 13 7 2 0 1 0
St. Louis 3 0 3 .103 16 6 0 5 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • St. Louis will play their next game on the road against NY Mets. The Cardinals have a W/L % of .508 after a win and .571 after a loss.
  • Houston will play their next game at home against San Francisco. The Astros have a W/L % of .490 after a win and .500 after a loss.
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