Philadelphia Phillies 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 135
Played on Saturday, September 4, 1982 (D) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  1
PHI N    3  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   4  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thon ss                       5   0   0   0       0   1       2   5
Scott cf                      5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Knight 1b                     3   1   2   2       1   0      11   0
Garner 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   4
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ashby c                       4   0   2   0       0   0       6   1
Heep rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Howe 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
Knepper p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  LaCoss p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   2   7   2       3   4      24  14

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

BATTING - 
HR: Knight (5,4th inning off Ruthven 1 on 0 out).
IBB: Howe (14,by Ruthven).
Team LOB: 9.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 1b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       8   2
Trillo 2b                     3   1   2   0       1   1       4   3
Matthews lf                   4   2   2   0       0   0       2   0
  Gross lf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Schmidt 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   1       0   1
Diaz c                        3   0   2   3       1   1       4   0
Maddox cf                     4   0   0   1       0   1       6   0
Robinson rf                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dernier rf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
De Jesus ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
Ruthven p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Monge p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  R. Reed p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   7   4       3   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: De Jesus (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Diaz (24,off Knepper).
GDP: Matthews (18,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 5.

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

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(5-14)               5.1   5   4   3   3   4   0  23
LaCoss                        2.2   2   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        8     7   4   3   3   6   0  33

WP: Knepper (8).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ruthven                       4.2   5   2   2   3   2   1  23
Monge W(6-1)                  3     2   0   0   0   2   0  11
R. Reed SV(9)                 1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   2   3   4   1  38

IBB: Ruthven (7,Howe).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 35747


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Thon                ss        Rose                1b
2. Scott               cf        Trillo              2b
3. Knight              1b        Matthews            lf
4. Garner              2b        Schmidt             3b
5. Cruz                lf        Diaz                c
6. Ashby               c         Maddox              cf
7. Heep                rf        Robinson            rf
8. Howe                3b        De Jesus            ss
9. Knepper             p         Ruthven             p

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

PHILLIES 1ST: Rose grounded out (third to first); Trillo singled
to left; Matthews reached on an error by Knepper [Trillo to
third]; Schmidt walked [Matthews to second]; Diaz doubled to
left [Trillo scored, Matthews scored (unearned), Schmidt
scored]; Knepper threw a wild pitch [Diaz to third]; Maddox
struck out; Robinson grounded out (third to first); 3 R (2 ER),
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); Ashby grounded
out (second to first); Heep struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 2ND: De Jesus grounded out (second to first); Ruthven
struck out; Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Howe grounded out (shortstop to first); Knepper
grounded out (first to pitcher); Thon struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 3RD: Trillo walked; Matthews grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Trillo out at second];
Schmidt flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott singled to left; Knight homered [Scott
scored]; Garner flied out to left; Cruz singled to center; Ashby
singled to right [Cruz to second]; Heep grounded out (pitcher
unassisted) [Cruz to third, Ashby to second]; Howe was walked
intentionally; Knepper grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 4 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 4TH: Diaz struck out; Maddox grounded out (pitcher to
first); Robinson popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 5TH: DERNIER REPLACED ROBINSON (PLAYING RF); Thon made an
out to second; Scott flied out to left; Knight walked; Garner
walked [Knight to second]; Cruz reached on a fielder's choice
[Knight to third, Garner to second]; MONGE REPLACED RUTHVEN
(PITCHING); Ashby made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 2, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 5TH: De Jesus grounded out (shortstop to first); Monge
was called out on strikes; Rose grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Heep grounded out (pitcher to first); Howe struck
out; Knepper singled to right; Thon forced Knepper (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 3.

PHILLIES 6TH: Trillo singled to third; Trillo was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Matthews singled to
left; Schmidt singled to left [Matthews to second]; Diaz walked
[Matthews to third, Schmidt to second]; LACOSS REPLACED KNEPPER
(PITCHING); Maddox forced Diaz (shortstop to second) [Matthews
scored, Schmidt to third]; Dernier made an out to second; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Scott flied out to center; Knight flied out to
center; Garner grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 7TH: De Jesus flied out to left; Monge grounded out
(second to first); Rose grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz flied out to center; Ashby singled to shortstop
[Ashby to second (error by De Jesus)]; Heep struck out; R. REED
REPLACED MONGE (PITCHING); Howe made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 8TH: Trillo struck out; Matthews singled to third; On a
bunt Schmidt struck out; Diaz singled to right [Matthews to
third]; Maddox forced Diaz (third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 9TH: GROSS REPLACED MATTHEWS (PLAYING LF); WALLING BATTED
FOR LACOSS; Walling flied out to center; Thon flied out to
center; Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   1    9
 Phillies         4   7   1    5


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