St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Sunday, July 25, 1982 (D) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   3 12  1
STL N    0  3  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   4  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       5   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Scott cf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Knight 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       6   1
Cruz lf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       4   0
Garner 2b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       2   6
Howe 3b                       4   0   2   2       0   0       1   1
Puhl rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pujols c                      2   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Knicely c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Heep ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sutton p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  12   3       0   1      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thon-Garner-Knight.
E: Knight (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Knight (24,off LaPoint); Howe (7,off LaPoint); Cruz (19,off LaPoint).
GDP: Scott (8,off LaPoint); Knight (9,off LaPoint).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garner (16,2nd base off LaPoint/Porter); Scott (12,2nd base off LaPoint/Porter);
Cruz 2 (14,2nd base off LaPoint/Porter,2nd base off Sutter/Porter).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Herr 2b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       4   5
L. Smith lf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Hernandez 1b                  4   1   1   0       0   1      15   1
Hendrick rf                   4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Porter c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Brummer c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McGee cf                      3   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Oberkfell 3b                  2   1   1   0       1   0       1   5
Ramsey ss                     3   1   1   3       0   1       3   6
LaPoint p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Bair p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kaat p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sutter p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   8   4       2   7      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ramsey-Herr-Hernandez, Oberkfell-Herr-Hernandez.

BATTING - 
2B: Hendrick (9,off Sutton).
3B: Oberkfell (3,off Sutton).
HR: Ramsey (1,2nd inning off Sutton 2 on 1 out).
GDP: McGee (3,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Herr (15,2nd base off Sutton/Pujols).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton L(9-7)                 7.2   8   4   4   2   7   1  31
Smith                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     8   4   4   2   7   1  32


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
LaPoint                       6     9   2   2   0   1   0  25
Bair                          1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Kaat                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sutter W(7-5)                 1.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    12   3   3   0   1   0  37

Bair faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Joe West, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 36043


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Thon                ss        Herr                2b
2. Scott               cf        L. Smith            lf
3. Knight              1b        Hernandez           1b
4. Cruz                lf        Hendrick            rf
5. Garner              2b        Porter              c
6. Howe                3b        McGee               cf
7. Puhl                rf        Oberkfell           3b
8. Pujols              c         Ramsey              ss
9. Sutton              p         LaPoint             p

ASTROS 1ST: Thon singled to left; Scott grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Thon out at second]; Knight
doubled; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Herr grounded out (second to pitcher); L. Smith
singled to left; L. Smith was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Knight [L. Smith to second]; Hernandez grounded out
(second to first) [L. Smith to third]; Hendrick grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner singled to left; Garner stole second; Howe
doubled [Garner scored]; Puhl grounded out (first unassisted)
[Howe to third]; Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first);
Sutton grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Porter grounded out (second to first); McGee
singled to center; Oberkfell walked [McGee to second]; Ramsey
homered [McGee scored, Oberkfell scored]; LaPoint struck out;
Herr walked; Herr stole second; L. Smith struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Thon grounded out (third to first); Scott singled to
right; Knight grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Scott out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: Hernandez struck out; Hendrick struck out; Porter
singled to right; McGee flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz doubled to left; Garner singled to center [Cruz
scored]; Howe lined to second; Puhl forced Garner (first to
shortstop); Pujols flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 4TH: Oberkfell tripled to right; Ramsey struck out;
Oberkfell was picked off third (catcher to third); LaPoint was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Sutton grounded out (shortstop to first); Thon
struck out; Scott singled to center; Scott stole second; Knight
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 5TH: Herr popped to shortstop; L. Smith struck out;
Hernandez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz singled to right; Cruz stole second; Garner
flied out to center; Howe popped to shortstop; Puhl grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: Hendrick singled to center; Porter flied out to
left; McGee grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Hendrick out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: BAIR REPLACED LAPOINT (PITCHING); WALLING BATTED FOR
PUJOLS; Walling grounded out (shortstop to first); Sutton
singled to center; Thon forced Sutton (third to second); Scott
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: KNICELY REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING C ); Oberkfell
grounded out (first to pitcher); On a bunt Ramsey made an out to
pitcher; Bair grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Knight singled to right; KAAT REPLACED BAIR
(PITCHING); Cruz forced Knight (second to shortstop); SUTTER
REPLACED KAAT (PITCHING); Cruz stole second; Garner flied to
left in foul territory; Howe singled to center [Cruz scored];
Puhl grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: Herr flied out to left; L. Smith flied out to
left; Hernandez singled to right; Hendrick doubled [Hernandez
scored]; SMITH REPLACED SUTTON (PITCHING); Porter popped to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 4.

ASTROS 9TH: BRUMMER REPLACED PORTER (PLAYING C ); HEEP BATTED
FOR KNICELY; Heep grounded out (first unassisted); SPILMAN
BATTED FOR SMITH; Spilman popped to third in foul territory;
Thon grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  12   1    7
 Cardinals        4   8   0    4


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