Cincinnati Reds 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, September 29, 1984 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  6  1
CIN N    3  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Bass cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Puhl rf                       3   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Garner 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Ashby c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Reynolds ss                   3   0   1   0       1   0       4   2
Niekro p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mumphrey ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  LaCoss p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richardt ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Calhoun p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   6   1       4   3      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Bass (4).

BATTING - 
HR: Puhl (9,6th inning off Tibbs 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Doran (6,off Tibbs).
Team LOB: 8.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Concepcion ss                 4   0   1   0       1   0       5   3
Rose 1b                       3   1   1   0       1   0       5   1
Parker rf                     2   1   0   0       2   1       4   0
Cedeno lf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       5   0
Walker cf                     1   1   1   0       2   0       3   0
  Redus ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Milner cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Krenchicki 3b                 2   0   1   1       1   0       0   1
Oester 2b                     3   0   1   1       1   1       1   2
Bilardello c                  4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Tibbs p                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       28   4   6   3       8   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Oester-Concepcion-Rose.

BATTING - 
2B: Concepcion (26,off LaCoss).
SF: Krenchicki (4,off Niekro).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walker 2 (7,2nd base off Niekro/Ashby,2nd base off LaCoss/Ashby).
CS: Parker (10,2nd base by Niekro/Ashby).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Niekro L(16-12)               4     5   4   3   4   0   0  20
LaCoss                        1.1   1   0   0   4   1   0   9
Sambito                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Smith                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Calhoun                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        8     6   4   3   8   4   0  37

WP: Niekro (12), LaCoss (9).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tibbs W(6-2)                  9     6   1   1   4   3   1  36


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 9916


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Doran               2b        Concepcion          ss
2. Bass                cf        Rose                1b
3. Puhl                rf        Parker              rf
4. Cruz                lf        Cedeno              lf
5. Davis               1b        Walker              cf
6. Garner              3b        Krenchicki          3b
7. Ashby               c         Oester              2b
8. Reynolds            ss        Bilardello          c
9. Niekro              p         Tibbs               p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran made an out to shortstop; Bass struck out;
Puhl singled; Cruz forced Puhl (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Concepcion made an out to shortstop; Rose singled;
Parker walked [Rose to second]; Cedeno singled [Rose scored,
Parker scored (error by Bass) (no RBI), Cedeno to third]; Walker
walked; Krenchicki hit a sacrifice fly to right [Cedeno scored
(unearned)]; Walker stole second [Walker to third on a wild
pitch]; Oester made an out to shortstop; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis made an out to shortstop; Garner flied out to
right; Ashby flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 3.

REDS 2ND: Bilardello made an out to catcher; Tibbs grounded out
(shortstop to first); Concepcion grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Reynolds flied out to center; Niekro grounded out
(third to first); Doran made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 3.

REDS 3RD: Rose flied out to center; Parker walked; Parker was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Cedeno made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass made an out to first; Puhl flied out to left;
Cruz singled; Davis flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 3.

REDS 4TH: Walker singled; Krenchicki singled [Walker to second];
Oester singled [Walker scored, Krenchicki to second]; Bilardello
flied out to center; Tibbs forced Krenchicki (pitcher to third)
[Oester to second]; Concepcion walked [Oester to third, Tibbs to
second]; Rose made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Garner flied out to center; Ashby singled; Reynolds
singled [Ashby to second]; MUMPHREY BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Mumphrey
walked [Ashby to third, Reynolds to second]; Doran grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Mumphrey out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

REDS 5TH: LACOSS REPLACED MUMPHREY (PITCHING); Parker grounded
out (third to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first);
Walker walked; Walker stole second; Krenchicki walked; LaCoss
threw a wild pitch [Walker to third, Krenchicki to second];
Oester walked; Bilardello grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Bass flied out to left; Puhl homered; Cruz walked;
Davis struck out; Garner flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

REDS 6TH: Tibbs struck out; Concepcion doubled; Rose walked;
SAMBITO REPLACED LACOSS (PITCHING); Parker struck out; SMITH
REPLACED SAMBITO (PITCHING); Cedeno flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Ashby flied out to left; Reynolds flied out to left;
RICHARDT BATTED FOR SMITH; Richardt flied out to right; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

REDS 7TH: REDUS BATTED FOR WALKER; CALHOUN REPLACED RICHARDT
(PITCHING); Redus made an out to second; Krenchicki flied out to
center; Oester struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds
4.

ASTROS 8TH: MILNER REPLACED REDUS (PLAYING CF); Doran grounded
out (second to first); Bass struck out; Puhl walked; Cruz forced
Puhl (first to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds
4.

REDS 8TH: Bilardello struck out; Tibbs grounded out (third to
first); Concepcion flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Davis flied out to left; Garner singled; Ashby flied
out to center; Reynolds walked [Garner to second]; PANKOVITS
BATTED FOR CALHOUN; Pankovits grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   6   1    8
 Reds             4   6   0    9


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