Final in 10

Series: Game 1 of 3

Houston leads 1-0 (as of 9/26)

Game 1: Monday, September 26
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Game 2: Tuesday, September 27
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Houston6
Game 3: Wednesday, September 28
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Cardinals 4

(88-72, 43-36 away)

Astros 5

(56-104, 31-48 home)

    8:05 PM ET, September 26, 2011

    Minute Maid Park, Houston, Texas 

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    W: M. Melancon (8-4)

    L: O. Dotel (3-3)

    Game Notes

    CARDINALS SHORTSTOP RAFAEL FURCAL LEFT THE GAME IN THE FIFTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS LEFT HAMSTRING.

    Game Information

    StadiumMinute Maid Park, Houston, TX
    Attendance20,017 (47.6% full) - % is based on regular season capacity
    Game Time3:18
    Weatherindoors
    UmpiresHome Plate - Paul Nauert, First Base - Dana Demuth, Second Base - Kerwin Danley, Third Base - Doug Eddings