Houston Astros 1, St. Louis Cardinals 0
Regular Season Game 3
Played on Thursday, April 8, 1982 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   1  6  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
L. Smith lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Herr 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Hernandez 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       9   2
Porter c                      2   0   1   0       0   1       8   2
Green cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Landrum rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Ramsey 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
O. Smith ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Andujar p                     3   0   0   0       0   3       1   1
  Sutter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   4   0       0   5      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Herr-O. Smith-Hernandez.
E: Herr (1), Hernandez (1).

BATTING - 
HBP: Porter (1,by Knepper).
GDP: Ramsey (1,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: L. Smith (1,2nd base by Knepper/Ashby); Hernandez (1,2nd base by Knepper/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Garner 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   4
Scott cf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Cruz lf                       2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   1       5   2
Knight 3b                     3   0   2   0       0   1       3   5
Howe 1b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
  Thon pr                     0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Walling ph,1b               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       28   1   6   0       1   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Knight-Howe, Ashby-Reynolds.
E: Reynolds (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Knight (1,off Andujar); Howe (1,off Andujar).
SH: Reynolds (1,off Andujar).
GDP: Howe (2,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cruz (1,2nd base by Andujar/Porter).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(0-1)                7.2   6   1   0   1   7   0  29
Sutter                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     6   1   0   1   7   0  30


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(1-0)                8     4   0   0   0   5   0  27
Smith SV(1)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     4   0   0   0   5   0  30

HBP: Knepper (1,Porter).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 23868


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. L. Smith            lf        Puhl                rf
2. Herr                2b        Garner              2b
3. Hernandez           1b        Scott               cf
4. Porter              c         Cruz                lf
5. Green               cf        Ashby               c
6. Landrum             rf        Knight              3b
7. Ramsey              3b        Howe                1b
8. O. Smith            ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Andujar             p         Knepper             p

CARDINALS 1ST: L. Smith flied out to right; Herr struck out;
Hernandez popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Puhl flied to right in foul territory; Garner
grounded out (second to first); Scott struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Porter singled to left; Green reached on an error
by Reynolds [Porter to second]; Landrum forced Porter (third
unassisted) [Green to second]; Ramsey grounded into a double
play (third to first) [Green out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Ashby struck
out; Knight doubled to right; Howe reached on an error by
Hernandez [Knight out at home (first to catcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: O. Smith grounded out (first unassisted); Andujar
struck out; L. Smith singled to center; L. Smith was caught
stealing second (catcher to second to first to shortstop to
third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds grounded out (second to first); Knepper
grounded out (first unassisted); Puhl grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Herr lined to second; Hernandez singled to left;
Porter struck out while Hernandez was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner was called out on strikes; Scott struck out;
Cruz walked; Cruz was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Green flied out to right; Landrum grounded out
(third to first); Ramsey singled to center; O. Smith forced
Ramsey (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); Knight
singled to right; Howe grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Knight out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Andujar was called out on strikes; L. Smith lined
to left; Herr grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds singled to center; Knepper was called out
on strikes; Puhl lined to center; Garner was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: Hernandez flied out to left; Porter was hit by a
pitch; Green forced Porter (third to second); Landrum flied out
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Scott flied out to right; Cruz flied out to right;
Ashby singled to right; Knight was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: Ramsey grounded out (third to first); O. Smith
grounded out (second to first); Andujar was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Howe doubled to right; THON RAN FOR HOWE; Reynolds
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Thon to third];
WALLING BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Walling reached on an error by Herr
[Thon scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; Puhl grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Walling to second]; Garner singled to shortstop
[Walling to third]; SUTTER REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); Scott
grounded out (catcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: SMITH REPLACED THON (PITCHING); WALLING STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); L. Smith lined to right; Herr flied out to
right; Hernandez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        0   4   2    3
 Astros           1   6   1    5


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