Los Angeles Dodgers 9, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 13, 1982 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    3  2  0    0  0  0    2  1  1  -   9 13  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    1  2  0  -   5  8  2
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
S. Sax 2b                     5   2   3   0       1   0       3   5
Landreaux cf                  6   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Baker lf                      3   2   2   2       1   0       1   0
  Orta ph,lf                  0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Belanger ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Garvey 1b                     5   1   2   1       0   2      11   0
Cey 3b                        2   1   0   1       2   0       0   2
Guerrero rf                   3   2   2   0       2   0       3   0
Yeager c                      2   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
  Scioscia ph,c               2   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Russell ss                    3   0   0   1       1   0       1   2
  Thomas ph,lf                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Welch p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Forster p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pena p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Johnstone ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   9  13   8       8   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cey-S. Sax-Garvey.

BATTING - 
2B: Landreaux (1,off Ruhle); Garvey (1,off Ruhle).
HR: Baker (2,2nd inning off Knepper 1 on 2 out).
SH: Yeager (1,off Ruhle).
SF: Cey (1,off Knepper); Orta (1,off LaCorte).
IBB: Russell (1,by Ruhle).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: S. Sax (1,2nd base off LaCorte/Ashby); Guerrero (1,2nd base off LaCorte/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Garner 2b                     2   1   0   0       2   0       4   3
Puhl rf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Scott cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Walling ph,lf               0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Ashby c                       4   1   2   2       0   0       3   1
Knight 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Howe 1b                       4   1   0   0       0   0       8   0
Thon ss                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruhle p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Ivie ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heep ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Knepper p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garcia ss                   4   0   2   1       0   0       1   3
Totals                       33   5   8   5       3   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Knight-Howe.
E: Ashby (4), Ruhle (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Garcia (1,off Forster).
HR: Ashby (2,8th inning off Pena 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Ashby (1,off Welch).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Welch W(2-0)                  5     4   2   2   2   2   0  19
Forster                       1.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   8
Pena                          1.1   1   2   2   1   0   1   6
Stewart                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   5   5   3   2   1  36

Welch faced 2 batters in the 6th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(1-1)                2     7   5   5   2   1   1  15
Ruhle                         5     3   2   1   4   1   0  21
LaCorte                       2     3   2   2   2   1   0  11
Totals                        9    13   9   8   8   3   1  47

Knepper faced 2 batters in the 3rd inning
IBB: Ruhle (1,Russell).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Dave Pallone, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 20736


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. S. Sax              2b        Garner              2b
2. Landreaux           cf        Puhl                rf
3. Baker               lf        Scott               cf
4. Garvey              1b        Cruz                lf
5. Cey                 3b        Ashby               c
6. Guerrero            rf        Knight              3b
7. Yeager              c         Howe                1b
8. Russell             ss        Thon                ss
9. Welch               p         Knepper             p

DODGERS 1ST: S. Sax singled to right; Landreaux forced S. Sax
(third to second); Baker singled to left [Landreaux to third];
Garvey singled to right [Landreaux scored, Baker to third (on
throw to home)]; Cey hit a sacrifice fly to right [Baker
scored]; Guerrero singled to right [Garvey to third]; Yeager
singled to shortstop [Garvey scored, Guerrero to second];
Russell made an out to second; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Garner walked; Puhl singled to right [Garner to
second]; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first) [Garner to
third, Puhl to second]; Cruz singled to left [Garner scored,
Puhl scored]; Ashby grounded into a double play (third to second
to second to first) [Cruz out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

DODGERS 2ND: Welch flied out to left; S. Sax singled to first;
Landreaux flied out to center; Baker homered [S. Sax scored];
Garvey struck out (catcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Knight struck out; Howe flied out to center; Thon
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
5, Astros 2.

DODGERS 3RD: Cey walked; Guerrero walked [Cey to second]; RUHLE
REPLACED THON (PITCHING); GARCIA REPLACED KNEPPER (PLAYING SS);
Yeager out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Cey to
third, Guerrero to second]; Russell was walked intentionally;
Welch lined to shortstop; S. Sax forced Guerrero (third
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Garcia grounded out (pitcher to first); Garner
grounded out (second to first); Puhl made an out to second; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Landreaux doubled to center; Landreaux was picked
off second but was safe on an error by Ruhle [Landreaux to
third]; Baker walked; Garvey lined into a double play (third to
first) [Baker out at first]; Cey grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott singled to left; Scott was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Cruz flied out to center; Ashby flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

DODGERS 5TH: Guerrero grounded out (third to first); Yeager
singled to shortstop; Russell grounded out (shortstop to first)
[Yeager to second]; Welch was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Knight flied out to left; Howe flied out to center;
Ruhle was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
5, Astros 2.

DODGERS 6TH: S. Sax grounded out (second to first); Landreaux
flied out to right; Baker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Garcia singled to second; Garner walked [Garcia to
second]; FORSTER REPLACED WELCH (PITCHING); Puhl made an out to
shortstop; Scott popped to first in foul territory; Cruz flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 2.

DODGERS 7TH: Garvey doubled to left; Cey walked; Guerrero walked
[Garvey to third, Cey to second]; SCIOSCIA BATTED FOR YEAGER;
Scioscia forced Garvey (second to catcher) [Cey to third,
Guerrero to second]; Cey was picked off third but was safe on an
error by Ashby [Cey scored (unearned), Guerrero to third];
Russell forced Scioscia (third to second) [Guerrero scored];
Forster flied out to center; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: SCIOSCIA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Ashby singled
to left; Knight flied out to center; Howe forced Ashby (third to
second); IVIE BATTED FOR RUHLE; Ivie singled to center [Howe to
second]; Garcia doubled to left [Howe scored, Ivie to third];
PENA REPLACED FORSTER (PITCHING); Garner grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 3.

DODGERS 8TH: LACORTE REPLACED IVIE (PITCHING); S. Sax walked; S.
Sax stole second; Landreaux grounded out (second to first) [S.
Sax to third]; ORTA BATTED FOR BAKER; Orta hit a sacrifice fly
to center [S. Sax scored]; Garvey struck out; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: ORTA STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Puhl grounded out
(shortstop to first); Scott grounded out (second to first);
WALLING BATTED FOR CRUZ; Walling walked; Ashby homered [Walling
scored]; Knight grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: WALLING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Cey flied out
to right; Guerrero singled to left; Guerrero stole second;
Scioscia singled to right [Guerrero scored]; THOMAS BATTED FOR
RUSSELL; Thomas walked [Scioscia to second]; JOHNSTONE BATTED
FOR PENA; Johnstone flied out to center; S. Sax singled to third
[Scioscia to third, Thomas to second]; Landreaux lined to right;
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 9, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: BELANGER REPLACED ORTA (PLAYING SS); STEWART
REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PITCHING); THOMAS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
LF); Howe popped to catcher in foul territory; HEEP BATTED FOR
LACORTE; Heep flied out to right; Garcia flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 9, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          9  13   0   11
 Astros           5   8   2    4


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