Astros: Luis Gonzalez's home run was his first since Sept. 27, a span of 107 at-bats. The starters have worked 72 percent of the innings pitched by the team.
Blue Jays: The team has played 56 consecutive errorless innings. Toronto hasn't homered in its past 51 innings.
Cardinals: Gary Gaetti was back in the lineup after missing six games with a groin injury, but Brian Jordan (Milford Mill) sat out for the third straight game with a back injury.