Philadelphia Phillies 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Thursday, July 28, 1983 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  0  2    0  0  1    0  3  0  -   6  8  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    3  1  0  -   5  9  0
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dernier rf                    5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Rose 1b                       3   1   2   2       1   0       6   0
Morgan 2b                     3   2   1   1       1   1       2   2
Schmidt 3b                    4   1   1   2       0   1       0   2
Matthews lf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  G. Gross lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Maddox cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Diaz c                        3   1   1   0       1   0      11   0
De Jesus ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Carlton p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reed p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Holland p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   6   8   6       3   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Schmidt (10), Carlton (3).

BATTING - 
3B: Morgan (1,off LaCoss).
HR: Schmidt (23,8th inning off LaCoss 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Morgan (9,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Maddox (5,2nd base off Knepper/Bjorkman); Morgan (6,2nd base off Knepper/Bjorkman);
Matthews (11,2nd base off Knepper/Bjorkman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
T. Scott cf                   5   0   2   0       0   2       3   0
Puhl rf                       5   1   0   1       0   2       5   0
Thon ss                       5   0   1   0       0   1       2   5
Garner 3b                     5   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Cruz lf                       5   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Knight 1b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
Doran 2b                      2   2   0   0       2   0       1   2
Bjorkman c                    1   0   0   0       2   1       4   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Ashby c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Knepper p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Bass ph                     1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  LaCoss p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dawley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tolman ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   5   9   4       4  10      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Knight-Thon-Knight.

BATTING - 
2B: Bass (5,off Carlton); Garner (16,off Carlton); Thon (20,off Holland).
3B: Walling (2,off Holland).
SH: Knepper (3,off Carlton).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carlton                       6.2   6   4   3   3   9   0  31
Hernandez                     0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Reed W(5-1)                   0.1   0   1   1   1   0   0   2
Holland SV(10)                2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Totals                        9     9   5   4   4  10   0  42

Reed faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Carlton (9).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper                       7     6   3   3   2   4   0  28
LaCoss L(4-7)                 0     2   3   3   1   0   1   3
Dawley                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
DiPino                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   6   6   3   5   1  37

LaCoss faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Knepper (2).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 19948


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Dernier             rf        T. Scott            cf
2. Rose                1b        Puhl                rf
3. Morgan              2b        Thon                ss
4. Schmidt             3b        Garner              3b
5. Matthews            lf        Cruz                lf
6. Maddox              cf        Knight              1b
7. Diaz                c         Doran               2b
8. De Jesus            ss        Bjorkman            c
9. Carlton             p         Knepper             p

PHILLIES 1ST: Dernier grounded out (second to first); Rose
singled to right; Morgan grounded into a double play (first to
shortstop to first) [Rose out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: T. Scott struck out; Puhl grounded out (second to
first); Thon grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Schmidt flied out to right; Matthews grounded out
(second to first); Maddox flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Garner flied out to right; Cruz singled to center;
Knight flied out to center; Doran flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Diaz singled to left; De Jesus singled to right
[Diaz to second]; Knepper threw a wild pitch [Diaz to third, De
Jesus to second]; Carlton struck out; Dernier grounded out
(third to first); Rose singled to right [Diaz scored, De Jesus
scored]; Morgan struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bjorkman walked; Carlton threw a wild pitch
[Bjorkman to second]; Knepper struck out; T. Scott singled to
second [Bjorkman to third]; Puhl struck out; Thon struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Schmidt flied out to center; Matthews flied out to
right; Maddox singled to center; Maddox stole second; Diaz
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner flied out to right; Cruz struck out; Knight
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 5TH: De Jesus grounded out (third to first); Carlton
struck out; Dernier flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran walked; Bjorkman walked [Doran to second];
Knepper reached on an error by Carlton on a sacrifice bunt
[Doran scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bjorkman to third, Knepper to
second]; T. Scott struck out; Puhl struck out; Thon grounded out
(third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 2,
Astros 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
walked; Morgan stole second; Schmidt struck out; Matthews
singled to center [Morgan scored]; Matthews stole second; Maddox
flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Garner reached on an error by Schmidt [Garner to
first]; Cruz popped to second; Knight singled to left [Garner to
second]; Doran flied out to center; Bjorkman struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Diaz walked; De Jesus lined to third; Carlton
forced Diaz (pitcher to shortstop) [Carlton to first]; Dernier
forced Carlton (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: BASS BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Bass doubled to left; T.
Scott singled to center [Bass to third]; Puhl forced T. Scott
(shortstop to second) [Bass scored, Puhl to first]; Thon flied
out to right; Garner doubled to center [Puhl scored]; HERNANDEZ
REPLACED CARLTON (PITCHING); Cruz singled to left [Garner
scored]; REED REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Knight grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros
4.

PHILLIES 8TH: LACOSS REPLACED BASS (PITCHING); Rose walked;
Morgan tripled to center [Rose scored]; Schmidt homered [Morgan
scored]; DAWLEY REPLACED LACOSS (PITCHING); Matthews grounded
out (shortstop to first); Maddox flied out to right; Diaz flied
out to right; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: G. GROSS REPLACED MATTHEWS (PLAYING LF); Doran
walked; WALLING BATTED FOR BJORKMAN; HOLLAND REPLACED REED
(PITCHING); Walling tripled to right [Doran scored]; TOLMAN
BATTED FOR DAWLEY; Tolman struck out; T. Scott grounded out
(third to first); Puhl grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 5.

PHILLIES 9TH: ASHBY REPLACED WALLING (PLAYING C ); DIPINO
REPLACED TOLMAN (PITCHING); De Jesus grounded out (shortstop to
first); Holland struck out; Dernier flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Thon doubled to left; Garner flied out to center;
Cruz flied out to left; Knight popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         6   8   2    4
 Astros           5   9   0   10


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