Montreal Expos 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 128
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Thursday, August 26, 1982 (N) at Stade Olympique

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  8  3
MON N    1  0  0    0  0  2    0  2  x  -   5  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       5   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Scott cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Knight 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Garner 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   1       2   3
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Heep rf                       4   1   1   3       0   0       2   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   3
Knicely c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Reynolds pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ashby c                     1   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Ruhle p                       2   0   1   0       1   1       0   3
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tolman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   8   3       2   6      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Knight-Ashby-Howe-Ruhle-Thon.
E: Scott (5), Knight (15), Ruhle (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Howe (12,off Burris); Knight (31,off Reardon).
HR: Heep (4,4th inning off Burris 2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Raines lf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Cromartie rf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Dawson cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   1
Oliver 1b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
Carter c                      4   2   2   4       0   0       8   1
Wallach 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Speier ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Flynn 2b                      3   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Burris p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Johnson ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  B. Smith p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mills ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reardon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fryman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5   9   5       0   1      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Oliver (18).

BATTING - 
2B: Oliver (33,off Ruhle).
HR: Carter 2 (27,6th inning off Ruhle 1 on 1 out,8th inning off Ruhle 1 on
1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruhle L(7-10)                 7.1   9   5   5   0   0   2  32
LaCorte                       0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        8     9   5   5   0   1   2  34


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Burris                        5     3   3   3   2   2   1  20
B. Smith                      2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Reardon W(7-3)                1     3   0   0   0   2   0   6
Fryman SV(10)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   3   3   2   6   1  37

Reardon faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 40128


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Thon                ss        Raines              lf
2. Scott               cf        Cromartie           rf
3. Knight              1b        Dawson              cf
4. Garner              2b        Oliver              1b
5. Cruz                lf        Carter              c
6. Heep                rf        Wallach             3b
7. Howe                3b        Speier              ss
8. Knicely             c         Flynn               2b
9. Ruhle               p         Burris              p

ASTROS 1ST: Thon flied out to right; Scott grounded out
(shortstop to first); Knight flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Raines singled to center; Cromartie grounded out
(second to first) [Raines to second]; Dawson flied out to left;
Oliver doubled [Raines scored]; Carter popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner flied out to left; Cruz grounded out (second
to first); Heep flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Wallach flied out to right; Speier flied out to
right; Flynn singled to left; Burris lined to second; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Howe doubled to right; Knicely struck out; Ruhle
struck out; Thon popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 1.

EXPOS 3RD: Raines grounded out (shortstop to first); Cromartie
grounded out (pitcher to first); Dawson flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott lined to first; Knight grounded out (second to
first); Garner walked; Cruz singled to right [Garner to second];
Heep homered [Garner scored, Cruz scored]; Howe grounded out
(third to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 1.

EXPOS 4TH: Oliver lined to shortstop; Carter grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wallach reached on an error by Ruhle
[Wallach to first]; Speier singled to center [Wallach to
second]; Flynn flied to left in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Knicely flied out to left; Ruhle walked; Thon flied
out to center; Scott grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 1.

EXPOS 5TH: R. JOHNSON BATTED FOR BURRIS; R. Johnson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Raines grounded out (first unassisted);
Cromartie grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Expos 1.

ASTROS 6TH: B. SMITH REPLACED R. JOHNSON (PITCHING); Knight
grounded out (shortstop to first); Garner struck out; Cruz
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Expos 1.

EXPOS 6TH: Dawson singled to center; Oliver grounded out (second
to first) [Dawson to second]; Carter homered [Dawson scored];
Wallach grounded out (third to first); Speier grounded out
(third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Heep flied out to center; Howe flied out to center;
Knicely singled to shortstop; REYNOLDS RAN FOR KNICELY; Ruhle
singled to second [Reynolds to second]; Thon grounded out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: ASHBY REPLACED REYNOLDS (PLAYING C ); Flynn singled
to center [Flynn to second (error by Scott)]; MILLS BATTED FOR
B. SMITH; Mills popped to second; Raines reached on an error by
Knight [Flynn to third, Raines to first]; Cromartie hit into a
double play (first unassisted) [Flynn out at home (first to
catcher to third to pitcher to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 2 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

ASTROS 8TH: REARDON REPLACED MILLS (PITCHING); Scott struck out;
Knight doubled to left; Garner singled to center [Knight out at
home (center to catcher), Garner to second (on throw to home)];
Cruz struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

EXPOS 8TH: Dawson popped to catcher in foul territory; Oliver
singled to center; Carter homered [Oliver scored]; LACORTE
REPLACED RUHLE (PITCHING); Wallach struck out; Speier popped to
first; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Heep reached on an error by Oliver [Heep to first];
Howe singled to left [Heep to second]; FRYMAN REPLACED REARDON
(PITCHING); Ashby popped to second; TOLMAN BATTED FOR LACORTE;
Tolman flied out to left; Thon struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 3, Expos 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   8   3    7
 Expos            5   9   1    5


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