News Sections
Astros Sweep Struggling Cardinals
Updated May 4, 2013 11:59 PM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(HOUSTON, TX) - The Houston Astros completed a three-game series sweep of St. Louis, knocking off the struggling Cardinals 5-2 in Houston.

Matt Holliday gave the Redbirds an early 2-0 lead with his 24th home run of the year in the top of the first inning.

The Astros took the lead for good in the fifth with Michael Bourn hitting a sacrifice fly and Hunter Pence following with a three-run home run.

Nelson Figueroa allowed two runs in his five innings of work to get the win, moving to 4-2.

Jeff Suppan took the loss for the Cardinals, dropping to 1-7.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File