Houston Astros 4, Montreal Expos 2
Regular Season Game 66
Played on Tuesday, August 18, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  8  1
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  x  -   4  8  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Raines lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Scott 2b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
Dawson cf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Wallach 1b                    3   1   0   0       0   1       7   0
Cromartie rf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Parrish 3b                    4   1   2   2       0   0       3   2
Ramos c                       4   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Phillips ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Rogers p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mills ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lee p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   8   2       1   4      24   6

FIELDING - 
E: Ramos (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Parrish (3,9th inning off Knepper 1 on 2 out).
HBP: Wallach (3,by Knepper).
GDP: Phillips (4,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Raines (9,2nd base by Knepper/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Scott cf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Reynolds ss                   3   1   1   0       0   0       3   3
Puhl rf                       3   2   1   0       0   1       0   0
Walling lf                    4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Cedeno 1b                     4   0   3   3       0   0      11   1
Howe 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Pittman 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Knepper p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   8   4       0   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Reynolds, Howe-Pittman-Cedeno.

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (12,off Rogers); Cedeno (12,off Rogers); Scott (8,off Rogers); Walling
(5,off Rogers).
SH: Reynolds (16,off Lee).
HBP: Puhl (4,by Lee).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (9,2nd base off Rogers/Ramos).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rogers L(8-5)                 7     6   2   2   0   6   0  27
Lee                           1     2   2   2   0   1   0   5
Totals                        8     8   4   4   0   7   0  32

WP: Lee (2).
HBP: Lee (1,Puhl).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(6-2)                8.2   8   2   2   1   4   1  33
Sambito SV(7)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   2   2   1   4   1  34

HBP: Knepper (2,Wallach).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 23306


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Raines              lf        Scott               cf
2. Scott               2b        Reynolds            ss
3. Dawson              cf        Puhl                rf
4. Wallach             1b        Walling             lf
5. Cromartie           rf        Cedeno              1b
6. Parrish             3b        Howe                3b
7. Ramos               c         Ashby               c
8. Phillips            ss        Pittman             2b
9. Rogers              p         Knepper             p

EXPOS 1ST: Raines made an out to pitcher; Scott singled to
center; Dawson singled to left [Scott to second]; Wallach lined
into a double play (shortstop unassisted) [Scott out at second];
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Scott lined to third; Reynolds singled to center;
Puhl doubled to center [Reynolds to third]; Walling grounded out
(second to first) [Reynolds scored, Puhl to third]; Cedeno
singled to center [Puhl scored]; Cedeno stole second [Cedeno to
third (error by Ramos)]; Howe made an out to shortstop; 2 R, 3
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Cromartie flied out to left; Parrish lined to third;
Ramos made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby flied out to center; Pittman grounded out
(third to first); Knepper made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Phillips was called out on strikes; Rogers grounded
out (first unassisted); Raines singled to center; Raines was
picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to
shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Scott struck out; Reynolds grounded out (first
unassisted); Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Scott flied out to left; Dawson walked; Wallach
struck out; Cromartie singled to right [Dawson to third];
Parrish flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling popped to third in foul territory; Cedeno
doubled to right; Howe popped to third in foul territory; Ashby
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Ramos was called out on strikes; Phillips grounded
out (third to first); Rogers grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Pittman flied out to right; Knepper was called out
on strikes; Scott doubled to left; Reynolds made an out to
catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 6TH: Raines grounded out (first unassisted); Scott singled
to left; Dawson singled to left [Scott to second]; Wallach
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Scott to third, Dawson to
second]; Cromartie grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl was called out on strikes; Walling doubled to
left; Cedeno lined to shortstop; Howe grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 7TH: Parrish singled to left; Ramos struck out; Phillips
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Parrish
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Ashby struck out; Pittman struck out; Knepper was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 8TH: MILLS BATTED FOR ROGERS; Mills grounded out
(shortstop to first); Raines grounded out (shortstop to first);
Scott grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LEE REPLACED MILLS (PITCHING); Scott singled to
left; Reynolds out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Scott
to second]; Puhl was hit by a pitch; Lee threw a wild pitch
[Scott to third, Puhl to second]; Walling struck out; Cedeno
singled to center [Scott scored, Puhl scored, Cedeno out at
second (right to shortstop)]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 4.

EXPOS 9TH: Dawson flied out to center; Wallach was hit by a
pitch; Cromartie flied out to left; Parrish homered [Wallach
scored]; SAMBITO REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Ramos grounded out
(third to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            2   8   1    5
 Astros           4   8   0    4


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