Houston Astros 1, Cincinnati Reds 0
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Friday, April 13, 1984 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   1  3  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milner cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Concepcion ss                 3   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Driessen 1b                   3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
  Cedeno ph,1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Parker rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Esasky 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Walker lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Redus ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Bilardello c                  2   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
  Gulden ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Soto p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Perez ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lawless pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hume p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   0   5   0       1   4      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Walker (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Walker (1,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lawless (1,2nd base off Niekro/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Bass rf                       3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Mumphrey cf                   3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Knight 1b                     2   0   0   0       1   0      11   0
Garner 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Ashby c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Niekro p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       26   1   3   0       1   8      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Bass (1,off Soto).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Soto L(1-1)                   7     2   1   0   1   6   0  23
Hume                          1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        8     3   1   0   1   8   0  27


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro W(1-2)                 7.2   5   0   0   1   3   0  29
DiPino SV(1)                  1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     5   0   0   1   4   0  33

WP: Niekro (1).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Bob Davidson, 3B - Terry Tata
Ejections: CIN Manager Vern Rapp by Charlie Williams [Balls and
strikes]
Time of Game: 2:01   Attendance: 10821


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Milner              cf        Doran               2b
2. Concepcion          ss        Bass                rf
3. Driessen            1b        Cruz                lf
4. Parker              rf        Mumphrey            cf
5. Esasky              3b        Knight              1b
6. Walker              lf        Garner              3b
7. Oester              2b        Ashby               c
8. Bilardello          c         Reynolds            ss
9. Soto                p         Niekro              p

REDS 1ST: Reds manager Vern Rapp ejected by HP umpire Charlie
Williams sometime in game; Milner singled; Concepcion
grounded out (shortstop to second to first) [Milner to second];
Driessen made an out to shortstop; Parker flied out to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran flied out to center; Bass flied out to center;
Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Esasky grounded out (pitcher to first); Walker flied
out to center; Oester grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey grounded out (catcher to first); Knight
walked; Garner made an out to shortstop; Ashby struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Bilardello made an out to shortstop; Soto struck out;
Milner flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds flied out to right; Niekro struck out;
Doran struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion grounded out (shortstop to first); Driessen
singled; Parker flied out to left; Esasky grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass made an out to catcher; Cruz struck out;
Mumphrey flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Walker made an out to third; Oester singled; Niekro
threw a wild pitch [Oester to second]; Bilardello struck out;
Soto flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Knight grounded out (second to first); Garner
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Milner flied out to left; Concepcion flied out to
right; Driessen made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Reynolds struck out; Niekro struck out; Doran made
an out to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: Parker made an out to first; Esasky grounded out
(third to first); Walker doubled; Oester grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Bass doubled; Cruz made an out to second; Mumphrey
singled to left [Bass scored (error by Walker) (unearned) (no
RBI), Mumphrey out at second (left to second)]; Knight grounded
out (third to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 8TH: GULDEN BATTED FOR BILARDELLO; Gulden struck out; PEREZ
BATTED FOR SOTO; Perez singled; LAWLESS RAN FOR PEREZ; Milner
flied out to center; Lawless stole second; Concepcion walked;
CEDENO BATTED FOR DRIESSEN; DIPINO REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING);
Cedeno forced Concepcion (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: CEDENO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); GULDEN STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); HUME REPLACED LAWLESS (PITCHING); Garner
struck out; Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); Reynolds
singled; DiPino struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 9TH: Parker grounded out (second to first); Esasky grounded
out (third to first); REDUS BATTED FOR WALKER; Redus struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             0   5   1    6
 Astros           1   3   0    2


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