Houston Astros 5, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 141
Played on Saturday, September 10, 1983 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  3  1    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   5 10  2
SF  N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   0   2   0       0   2       3   2
Puhl rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Thon ss                       5   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Cruz lf                       5   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Knight 1b                     2   1   1   1       1   0      12   0
Garner 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Mumphrey cf                   4   1   2   2       0   0       2   0
Mizerock c                    4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Knepper p                     0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Heathcock p                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       35   5  10   5       1   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Thon (21), Mizerock (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Garner (21,off Breining).
HR: Thon (19,3rd inning off Breining 0 on 0 out).
SH: Knight (3,off Breining); Heathcock 2 (2,off Breining,off Barr).
SF: Knepper (2,off Breining).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (26,2nd base off Breining/Nicosia).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
LeMaster ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Kuiper ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pettini ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gladden cf                    3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
C. Davis rf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Leonard lf                    3   1   0   0       1   2       3   0
Youngblood 2b                 4   1   2   0       0   1       2   4
Smith 1b                      4   0   1   2       0   0      12   1
O'Malley 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Nicosia c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Breining p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Martin p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Bergman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barr p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   4   2       2   4      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Smith (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Smith (3,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Leonard (20,2nd base off Knepper/Mizerock); Gladden (3,2nd base off Heathcock/Mizerock).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper                       1.2   3   2   2   1   1   0   9
Heathcock W(1-0)              7.1   1   1   0   1   3   0  25
Totals                        9     4   3   2   2   4   0  34


San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Breining L(9-12)              4.2   8   5   4   1   3   1  25
Martin                        2.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   8
Barr                          2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    10   5   4   1   4   1  40

WP: Breining (4).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 6030


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Doran               2b        LeMaster            ss
2. Puhl                rf        Gladden             cf
3. Thon                ss        C. Davis            rf
4. Cruz                lf        Leonard             lf
5. Knight              1b        Youngblood          2b
6. Garner              3b        Smith               1b
7. Mumphrey            cf        O'Malley            3b
8. Mizerock            c         Nicosia             c
9. Knepper             p         Breining            p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran was called out on strikes; Puhl grounded out
(shortstop to first); Thon made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: LeMaster grounded out (shortstop to first); Gladden
struck out; C. Davis popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz flied out to center; Knight walked; Garner
doubled to center [Knight to third]; Mumphrey singled to center
[Knight scored, Garner scored]; Mizerock reached on an error by
Smith [Mumphrey to third, Mizerock to second]; Knepper hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Mumphrey scored (unearned)]; Doran
singled to right [Mizerock to third]; Puhl made an out to
shortstop; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Leonard walked; Leonard stole second; Youngblood
singled to left [Leonard to third, Youngblood to second (on
throw)]; Smith doubled to left [Leonard scored, Youngblood
scored]; O'Malley grounded out (third to first); Nicosia reached
on a fielder's choice [Smith out at third (shortstop to third)];
Breining singled to left [Nicosia to second]; HEATHCOCK REPLACED
KNEPPER (PITCHING); LeMaster made an out to catcher; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Thon homered; Cruz singled to right; Knight out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Cruz to second]; Garner popped
to first in foul territory; Mumphrey grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Gladden lined to second; C. Davis grounded out
(first unassisted); Leonard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Mizerock struck out but advanced to first on a wild
pitch; Heathcock out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Mizerock to second]; Doran struck out; Puhl grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Youngblood grounded out (pitcher to first); Smith
grounded out (second to first); O'Malley grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Thon made an out to shortstop; Cruz singled to
right; Cruz stole second; Knight singled to left [Cruz scored];
Garner flied out to left; Mumphrey singled to center [Knight to
third]; MARTIN REPLACED BREINING (PITCHING); Mizerock grounded
out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants
2.

GIANTS 5TH: Nicosia made an out to shortstop; Martin reached on
an error by Thon [Martin to first]; LeMaster popped to first in
foul territory; Gladden grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Heathcock grounded out (first unassisted); Doran
singled to right [Doran to second (on throw to 1b)]; Bill
Doran made medium size turn at 1B and ran to 2B when Chili Davis
threw behind Doran at 1B; Puhl grounded out (second to
first) [Doran to third]; Thon flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: C. Davis grounded out (second to first); Leonard
flied out to right; Youngblood singled to shortstop; Smith lined
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz grounded out (third to first); Knight flied out
to center; Garner grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: O'Malley flied out to left; Nicosia grounded out
(third to first); BERGMAN BATTED FOR MARTIN; Bergman popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: BARR REPLACED BERGMAN (PITCHING); Mumphrey grounded
out (second to first); Mizerock singled to center; Heathcock out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Mizerock to second];
Doran flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants
2.

GIANTS 8TH: KUIPER BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Kuiper flied out to
center; Gladden walked; Gladden stole second [Gladden scored
(error by Mizerock) (unearned)]; C. Davis flied out to center;
Leonard struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: PETTINI REPLACED KUIPER (PLAYING SS); Puhl grounded
out (first unassisted); Thon lined to third; Cruz was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Youngblood struck out; Smith made an out to
shortstop; O'Malley grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  10   2    8
 Giants           3   4   1    4


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