HOUSTON (AP) - Brendan Ryan hit a two-run single to cap a
comeback fueled by two Houston errors and the St. Louis Cardinals
beat the Astros 5-4.
Kyle Lohse (7-2) gave up a three-run homer to Lance Berkman, but
otherwise pitched six strong innings to beat the Astros for the
third time this season. Ryan Franklin struck out the side in the
ninth for his eighth save.
The Cardinals have won all three series with the Astros this
season and 10 of the last 14 meetings.
Wandy Rodriguez (2-2) pitched well for six innings, but took the