Houston Astros 8, St. Louis Cardinals 3
Regular Season Game 51
Played on Wednesday, June 5, 1985 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  1  0    0  2  1    0  3  1  -   8 13  2
STL N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   0   0   0       0   1       1   4
Reynolds ss                   5   1   2   0       0   1       1   3
Puhl rf                       5   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Walling 3b                    2   2   1   0       1   0       0   3
  Garner ph,3b                2   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Bass cf                       5   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Spilman 1b                    3   0   1   1       0   0      11   1
  Cabell ph,1b                1   1   1   2       1   0       4   0
Pankovits lf                  5   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Bailey c                      3   1   2   2       1   0       4   0
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  DiPino p                    2   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Totals                       40   8  13   8       3   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Walling-Doran-Spilman, Spilman.
E: Doran (4), Walling (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (12,off Cox); Cabell (6,off Dayley); Bass (4,off Lahti).
3B: Reynolds (3,off Lahti).
HR: Bailey (2,5th inning off Cox 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Bailey (6,off Campbell).
IBB: Bailey (3,by Lahti).
Team LOB: 8.

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
McGee cf                      3   0   0   1       0   2       2   0
Herr 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   0       2   5
Clark 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       8   1
Landrum rf                    4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Pendleton 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
O. Smith ss                   3   0   1   0       0   0       3   3
Hunt c                        3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Cox p                         1   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Campbell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  De Jesus ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Horton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Harper ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dayley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lahti p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   3   7   3       0   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Herr-O. Smith-Clark.
E: Pendleton (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Coleman (8,off Knepper).
SF: McGee (2,off Knepper).
GDP: O. Smith (6,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: O. Smith (2,2nd base by Knepper/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(6-1)                5.2   6   3   2   0   1   0  23
DiPino SV(5)                  3.1   1   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        9     7   3   2   0   3   0  33


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cox L(6-2)                    5     7   4   4   1   2   1  23
Campbell                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Horton                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Dayley                        0.1   2   3   1   0   1   0   4
Lahti                         1.2   3   1   1   2   0   0  10
Totals                        9    13   8   6   3   5   1  43

Cox faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
IBB: Lahti (4,Bailey).

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 23998


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Doran               2b        Coleman             lf
2. Reynolds            ss        McGee               cf
3. Puhl                rf        Herr                2b
4. Walling             3b        Clark               1b
5. Bass                cf        Landrum             rf
6. Spilman             1b        Pendleton           3b
7. Pankovits           lf        O. Smith            ss
8. Bailey              c         Hunt                c
9. Knepper             p         Cox                 p

ASTROS 1ST: Doran flied out to center; Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); Puhl lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Walling doubled; Bass grounded out (third to first);
Spilman grounded out (second to pitcher) [Walling to third];
Pankovits singled [Walling scored]; Bailey singled [Pankovits to
third]; Knepper flied out to left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Clark flied out to left; Landrum singled;
Pendleton reached on an error by Doran [Landrum to second,
Pendleton to first]; O. Smith grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Pendleton out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); Reynolds
flied out to right; Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Hunt grounded out (pitcher to first); Cox
grounded out (shortstop to first); Coleman grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Walling grounded out (first to pitcher); Bass lined
to pitcher; Spilman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: McGee grounded out (shortstop to first); Herr
flied out to right; Clark made an out to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Pankovits singled; Bailey homered [Pankovits
scored]; Knepper struck out; Doran struck out; Reynolds singled;
Puhl made an out to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Landrum flied out to left; Pendleton flied out to
right; O. Smith singled; O. Smith was caught stealing second
(first to shortstop to second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Walling walked; Bass singled [Walling to third];
CAMPBELL REPLACED COX (PITCHING); Spilman singled [Walling
scored, Bass to second]; Pankovits forced Spilman (shortstop to
second) [Bass to third]; Bailey grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Pankovits out at second]; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: Hunt grounded out (third to first); DE JESUS
BATTED FOR CAMPBELL; De Jesus singled; Coleman doubled [De Jesus
to third]; McGee hit a sacrifice fly to center [De Jesus scored,
Coleman to third]; Herr singled [Coleman scored]; Clark reached
on an error by Walling [Herr to second, Clark to first]; Landrum
singled [Herr scored (unearned), Clark to second]; DIPINO
REPLACED KNEPPER (PITCHING); Pendleton struck out; 3 R (2 ER), 4
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 7TH: HORTON REPLACED DE JESUS (PITCHING); DiPino struck
out; Doran lined to pitcher; Reynolds struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: O. Smith lined to shortstop; Hunt singled; HARPER
BATTED FOR HORTON; Harper lined into a double play (first
unassisted) [Hunt out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: DAYLEY REPLACED HARPER (PITCHING); Puhl reached on
an error by Pendleton [Puhl to first]; GARNER BATTED FOR
WALLING; Garner singled [Puhl to third]; Bass struck out; CABELL
BATTED FOR SPILMAN; Cabell doubled [Puhl scored (unearned),
Garner scored]; LAHTI REPLACED DAYLEY (PITCHING); Pankovits
flied out to center [Cabell to third]; Bailey was walked
intentionally; DiPino singled [Cabell scored (unearned), Bailey
to third]; Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R (1 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: GARNER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); CABELL STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Coleman grounded out (second to first);
McGee struck out; Herr flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Reynolds tripled; Puhl made an out to shortstop;
Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Bass doubled [Reynolds
scored]; Cabell walked; Pankovits flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Clark grounded out (first unassisted); Landrum
grounded out (third to first); Pendleton grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Cardinals 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   2    8
 Cardinals        3   7   1    3


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