Final

Series: Game 1 of 3

St. Louis leads 1-0 (as of 5/29)

Game 1: Monday, May 29
Houston1Final
St. Louis3
Game 2: Tuesday, May 30
Houston6Final
St. Louis3
Game 3: Wednesday, May 31
Houston3Final
in 11
St. Louis4

Astros 1

(26-26, 8-17 away)

Cardinals 3

(33-18, 19-7 home)

4:15 PM ET, May 29, 2006

Busch Stadium, St. Louis, Missouri 

123456789 R H E
HOU 001000000 1 - -
STL 000000300 3 - -

W: J. Marquis (7-4)

L: T. Miller (0-1)

S: J. Isringhausen (17)

Game Notes

THE SINGLE BY HOUSTON FIRST BASEMAN LANCE BERKMAN IN THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WAS THE 1,000TH HIT OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.
ST LOUIS SHORTSTOP DAVID ECKSTEIN EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE THIRD INNING.