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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 54-37L3001 101 100 492
St. Louis Cardinals 43-47W3103 010 10x 6101
Date of Game:  Sunday, July 12, 1998
Stadium:  Busch Stadium II
Feats and Milestones
  • Mark McGwire - 2 home runs
  • Placido Polanco - 1st career RBI

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bill Spiers2b-3b32.037402001.284759482275
    Ricky Gutierrezss28.050411100.286785441216
    Derek Bellrf29.213300010.3318882412628
    Jeff Bagwell1b30.046422100.275761084215813
    Carl Everettcf27.039400002.3257442394710
    Sean Berry3b32.112301000.265576766252
        Scott Elartonp22.140000000.00066000
        Jay Powellp26.185000000.00035185000
        Dave Clarkph35.312100001.15750862031
    J.R. Phillipslf28.074413201.20525206280
    Brad Ausmusc29.089300000.253725804246
        Moises Alouph32.009100000.3088884820756
    Sean Bergmanp28.092200000.05615104020
        Craig Biggio2b32.210100000.315911470125227
    Totals: 3449415.2658308760 

    St. Louis Cardinals Batting Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Royce Claytonss28.191411000.2447386222417
    Ray Lankfordcf31.037412000.26883107613439
    Mark McGwire1b34.285322211.31084146440910
    Brian Jordanrf31.105311000.3348157415589
    Ron Gantlf33.132412300.21962130014344
        Rich Croushorep27.339000000.0001818000
    Gary Gaetti3b39.327400000.2577323337330
    Placido Polanco2b22.276301100.25066010
    Juan Acevedop28.068300001.2312666000
        Lance Painterp30.3570000001.00038143000
        John Frascatorep28.158000000.25039113000
        Willie McGeelf39.252100000.2658220311244
    Eli Marreroc24.237401002.2461936131
    Totals: 33610614.30368410022 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Ray Lankford (19)
    HR:  Jeff Bagwell (21), Ron Gant (14), Ricky Gutierrez (1), Mark McGwire 2 (40), J.R. Phillips (2)
    RBIs:  Jeff Bagwell (58), Ron Gant 3 (34), Ricky Gutierrez (21), Mark McGwire 2 (91), J.R. Phillips 2 (8), Placido Polanco (1)
    SH:  Placido Polanco (1)
    GDP:  Royce Clayton (8), Ricky Gutierrez (8)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Sean Bergman  (L 8-5)28.09259541323.211.3678473116141
    Scott Elarton22.14021110114.741.0526151166
    Jay Powell26.18510000004.261.6184435185
    Pitching Totals:81065143 112664657332

    St. Louis Cardinals Pitching Stats

    St. Louis CardinalsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Juan Acevedo  (W 4-2)28.0686.18431333.571.259562332870
    Lance Painter30.3570.11000004.181.6495438144
    John Frascatore28.1580.10000004.501.4521139113
    Rich Croushore  (Sv 4)27.33920000203.001.07271981818
    Pitching Totals:9943153 1338746123345

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Sean Bergman 78-47-31;  Scott Elarton 26-15-11;  Jay Powell 8-4-4;  Juan Acevedo 95-62-33;  Lance Painter 9-5-4;  John Frascatore 2-1-1;  Rich Croushore 27-19-8; 
    Batters Faced:  Sean Bergman 26;  Scott Elarton 7;  Jay Powell 3;  Juan Acevedo 26;  Lance Painter 2;  John Frascatore 1;  Rich Croushore 6; 
    Time of Game:  2:42    Attendance:  45,485
    Umpires:   Home:   Larry Poncino  1B  Steve Rippley  2B  Mike Winters  3B  Gary Darling 

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