May 11, 1999

Astros: Houston is 8-9 at home, 10-4 on the road. Houston has hit 34 home runs in 31 games. Last season, en route to a club-record 166 homers, the team had 30 home runs after 31 games.

Cardinals: Second baseman Joe McEwing ended an 0-for-13 slide with a single in his first at-bat. Shawon Dunston, who was 2-for-4, is hitting .441 (15-for-34) at Busch Stadium.

Mets: A pre-game snow shower canceled most of New York's batting practice. Rick Reed will start tomorrow's game against the Rockies in place of Orel Hershiser, who has soreness in the right shoulder.

Rockies: Larry Walker extended his hitting streak to 14 games. Colorado stole four bases.

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