Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Wednesday, April 20, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  6  0    0  0  0  -   6  6  0
HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   4 12  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno rf                     3   1   1   2       1   0       1   0
Milner cf                     5   0   2   1       0   0       5   0
Concepcion ss                 5   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Bench 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Krenchicki 3b               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Driessen 1b                   2   1   0   1       2   0       8   0
Oester 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   1       1   4
Walker lf                     2   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
  Jones ph,lf                 2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bilardello c                  4   1   2   0       0   1       6   0
xGale p                       2   1   0   1       0   2       0   0
  Scherrer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hayes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Power p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   6   6   6       5   7      27   6

x - reached first on interference.
BATTING - 
2B: Walker (1,off LaCoss); Cedeno (3,off LaCoss); Bilardello (2,off DiPino).
HBP: Cedeno (2,by LaCoss).
IBB: Bench (1,by DiPino).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Milner 2 (5,2nd base off LaCoss/Ashby,2nd base off Ruhle/Ashby).
CS: Cedeno (3,2nd base by LaCoss/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Moreno cf                     5   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
Walling rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Madden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reynolds ph,lf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thon ss                       4   0   1   0       1   0       2   5
Garner 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
Cruz lf                       3   2   2   0       2   0       1   0
  LaCorte p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Knight 1b                     5   1   2   3       0   0      12   0
Ashby c                       5   0   4   1       0   0       6   3
Doran 2b                      3   0   1   0       2   1       0   3
LaCoss p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ruhle p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bass ph,rf                  2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       39   4  12   4       5   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Ashby 2 (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Knight (1,off Gale); Ashby 2 (3,off Gale 2); Thon (4,off Gale).
IBB: Doran (1,by Gale).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Doran (3,2nd base off Gale/Bilardello).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gale W(2-0)                   5     7   2   2   4   2   0  26
Scherrer                      0.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   3
Hayes                         0.1   4   2   2   0   0   0   5
Power SV(1)                   3     0   0   0   1   2   0  10
Totals                        9    12   4   4   5   6   0  44

Gale faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
Hayes faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
IBB: Gale (1,Doran).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
LaCoss L(0-1)                 4     3   6   5   2   5   0  19
Ruhle                         0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
DiPino                        1.2   1   0   0   3   2   0   9
Madden                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
LaCorte                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   6   5   5   7   0  40

LaCoss faced 6 batters in the 5th inning
WP: LaCoss (1).
HBP: LaCoss (1,Cedeno).
IBB: DiPino (1,Bench).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 3:11   Attendance: 8476


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Cedeno              rf        Moreno              cf
2. Milner              cf        Walling             rf
3. Concepcion          ss        Thon                ss
4. Bench               3b        Garner              3b
5. Driessen            1b        Cruz                lf
6. Oester              2b        Knight              1b
7. Walker              lf        Ashby               c
8. Bilardello          c         Doran               2b
9. Gale                p         LaCoss              p

REDS 1ST: Cedeno was hit by a pitch; Cedeno was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Milner singled to pitcher; Milner
stole second [Milner to third (error by Ashby)]; Concepcion
struck out; Bench grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Moreno was called out on strikes; Walling grounded
out (first unassisted); Thon flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Driessen grounded out (first unassisted); Oester flied
out to center; Walker was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner flied out to center; Cruz walked; Knight
doubled to center [Cruz scored]; Ashby singled to center [Knight
scored]; Doran singled to center [Ashby to third]; Doran stole
second; LaCoss grounded out (shortstop to first); Moreno flied
out to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Bilardello grounded out (first unassisted); Gale
struck out; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Walling flied out to left; Thon flied out to center;
Garner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Milner flied out to center; Concepcion was called out
on strikes; Bench grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz walked; Knight flied out to center; Ashby
doubled to right [Cruz to third]; Doran was walked
intentionally; LaCoss made an out to shortstop; Moreno forced
Doran (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Driessen walked; Oester walked [Driessen to second];
Walker doubled to right [Driessen scored, Oester to third];
Bilardello struck out but advanced to first on a wild pitch;
Gale reached on catcher's interference by Ashby [Oester scored,
Walker to third, Bilardello to second]; Cedeno doubled to center
[Walker scored, Bilardello scored, Gale to third]; RUHLE
REPLACED LACOSS (PITCHING); Milner singled to right [Gale scored
(unearned), Cedeno to third]; Milner stole second; Concepcion
grounded out (shortstop to first); DIPINO REPLACED RUHLE
(PITCHING); Bench was walked intentionally; Driessen walked
[Cedeno scored, Milner to third, Bench to second]; Oester struck
out; JONES BATTED FOR WALKER; Jones flied out to left; 6 R (5
ER), 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: JONES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Walling grounded
out (second to first); Thon doubled to left; Garner grounded out
(second to first) [Thon to third]; Cruz singled to third [Thon
stayed at third]; Knight flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Bilardello doubled to center; Gale struck out; Cedeno
walked; Milner grounded out (second to first) [Bilardello to
third, Cedeno to second]; Concepcion grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ashby doubled to center; Doran walked; PUHL BATTED
FOR DIPINO; SCHERRER REPLACED GALE (PITCHING); BASS BATTED FOR
PUHL; Bass struck out; Moreno was called out on strikes; Walling
singled to second [Ashby to third, Doran to second]; HAYES
REPLACED SCHERRER (PITCHING); Thon flied out to center; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: BASS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); MADDEN REPLACED
WALLING (PITCHING); Bench grounded out (shortstop to first);
Driessen flied out to center; Oester grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: KRENCHICKI REPLACED BENCH (PLAYING 3B); Garner
singled to center; Cruz singled to left [Garner to third];
Knight singled to left [Garner scored, Cruz scored]; Ashby
singled to center [Knight to second]; POWER REPLACED HAYES
(PITCHING); Doran struck out; Bass popped to third in foul
territory; Moreno struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 4.

REDS 8TH: Jones grounded out (catcher to first); Bilardello
singled to left; Power forced Bilardello (catcher to shortstop);
Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: REYNOLDS BATTED FOR MADDEN; Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); Thon walked; Garner flied out to left; Cruz
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 4.

REDS 9TH: LACORTE REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); REYNOLDS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Milner flied out to center; Concepcion flied
out to center; Krenchicki flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Knight grounded out (second to first); Ashby
grounded out (first unassisted); Doran grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6   6   0    7
 Astros           4  12   2   13


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