St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Albert Pujols follows through on an RBI double during the first inning of a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) By Jeff Roberson
(KMOV.com) – Albert Pujols (hamstring) is left out of the starting lineup for Tuesday’s game against the Houston Astros. Pujols came up limping after trying to beat out a throw at first on Sunday night against the Cincinnati Reds.
Matt Holliday will bat third in place of Pujols.
Lance Berkman will play first base and Jon Jay will play right field.