Houston Astros 6, St. Louis Cardinals 5
Regular Season Game 35
Played on Saturday, May 18, 1985 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  2  -   5  7  0
HOU N    0  1  3    0  0  0    0  2  x  -   6  9  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf,cf                 4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Allen p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Herr 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       1   5
Clark 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   1       6   1
Van Slyke rf                  3   0   0   1       0   1       3   0
Pendleton 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Porter c                      3   1   1   1       1   0       5   0
  Lawless pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
O. Smith ss                   4   2   3   1       0   0       2   0
Kepshire p                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Braun ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Campbell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jorgensen ph,lf             2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   7   5       1   6      24   6

BATTING - 
2B: O. Smith (4,off Ryan); Clark (10,off Ryan).
SF: Kepshire (1,off Ryan).
HBP: Van Slyke (2,by Ryan).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Coleman (26,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby); Van Slyke (7,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby);
O. Smith (5,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   0       1   0       0  10
Puhl rf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   0      14   0
Cruz lf                       4   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Mumphrey cf                   3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
  Bass cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Garner 3b                     3   1   2   0       1   1       1   1
Ashby c                       2   1   0   0       2   0       6   0
Reynolds ss                   3   0   0   1       0   1       0   2
Ryan p                        4   0   1   2       0   2       0   0
  Ross p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6   9   5       5   5      27  13

BATTING - 
3B: Cruz (2,off Kepshire).
SF: Reynolds (1,off Kepshire).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mumphrey (2,2nd base off Kepshire/Porter); Garner (1,2nd base off Campbell/Porter);
Walling (1,2nd base off Campbell/Porter).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kepshire L(2-4)               5     4   4   4   3   3   0  22
Campbell                      2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Allen                         1     3   2   2   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8     9   6   6   5   5   0  38

WP: Kepshire (2), Campbell (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(3-2)                   8.2   6   5   5   1   6   0  34
Ross SV(1)                    0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     7   5   5   1   6   0  36

HBP: Ryan (3,Van Slyke).

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Dave Pallone, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 39828


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Coleman             lf        Doran               2b
2. McGee               cf        Puhl                rf
3. Herr                2b        Walling             1b
4. Clark               1b        Cruz                lf
5. Van Slyke           rf        Mumphrey            cf
6. Pendleton           3b        Garner              3b
7. Porter              c         Ashby               c
8. O. Smith            ss        Reynolds            ss
9. Kepshire            p         Ryan                p

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman struck out; McGee grounded out (third to
first); Herr struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran made an out to shortstop; Puhl flied out to
right; Walling singled; Cruz popped to second in foul territory;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Clark made an out to first; Van Slyke grounded
out (second to first); Pendleton grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey walked; Mumphrey stole second; Garner
walked; Ashby flied out to left [Mumphrey to third]; Reynolds
hit a sacrifice fly to center [Mumphrey scored, Garner to
second]; Ryan struck out; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Porter walked; O. Smith doubled [Porter scored,
O. Smith to third]; Kepshire hit a sacrifice fly to center [O.
Smith scored]; Coleman grounded out (second to first); McGee
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran walked; Puhl singled [Doran to third]; Walling
popped to third in foul territory; Kepshire threw a wild pitch
[Doran scored, Puhl to second]; Cruz tripled [Puhl scored];
Mumphrey singled [Cruz scored]; Garner struck out; Ashby
grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 4TH: Herr flied out to center; Clark flied out to
left; Van Slyke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Reynolds flied out to center; Ryan struck out; Doran
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros
4.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pendleton grounded out (second to first); Porter
grounded out (second to first); O. Smith grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Puhl lined to shortstop; Walling grounded out
(second to first); Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: BRAUN BATTED FOR KEPSHIRE; Braun grounded out
(second to first); Coleman singled; Coleman stole second; McGee
grounded out (second to first) [Coleman to third]; Herr popped
to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: CAMPBELL REPLACED BRAUN (PITCHING); Mumphrey struck
out; Garner singled; Garner stole second; Campbell threw a wild
pitch [Garner to third]; Ashby walked; Reynolds struck out; Ryan
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: Clark struck out; Van Slyke was hit by a pitch;
Van Slyke stole second; Pendleton struck out; Porter flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran lined to first; Puhl flied out to right;
Walling singled; Walling stole second; Cruz grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: O. Smith singled; JORGENSEN BATTED FOR CAMPBELL;
O. Smith stole second; Jorgensen flied out to center [O. Smith
to third]; Coleman grounded out (second to first) [O. Smith
scored]; McGee grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: COLEMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); ALLEN
REPLACED MCGEE (PITCHING); JORGENSEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
LF); Mumphrey grounded out (first to pitcher); Garner singled;
Ashby walked [Garner to second]; Reynolds grounded out (second
to first) [Garner to third, Ashby to second]; Ryan singled
[Garner scored, Ashby scored]; Doran singled [Ryan to second];
Puhl flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 3,
Astros 6.

CARDINALS 9TH: BASS REPLACED MUMPHREY (PLAYING CF); Herr
singled; Clark doubled [Herr to third]; Van Slyke grounded out
(second to first) [Herr scored, Clark to third]; Pendleton
struck out; Porter singled [Clark scored]; LAWLESS RAN FOR
PORTER; ROSS REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); O. Smith singled [Lawless
to third]; Jorgensen flied out to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5   7   0    4
 Astros           6   9   0    8


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