Houston Astros 17, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Tuesday, August 20, 1985 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
HOU N    1  2  6    2  1  5    0  0  x  -  17 19  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf,cf                 4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
McGee cf                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Braun lf                    1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Herr 2b                       3   0   1   1       0   0       0   4
  Nieto c                     1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Clark 1b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Boever p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lawless ph,2b               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Van Slyke rf                  3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Porter c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Campbell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landrum ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Pendleton 3b                  1   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Harper 3b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
O. Smith ss                   2   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
  De Jesus ss                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Kepshire p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Horton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jorgensen 1b                1   1   0   0       1   0       8   0
Totals                       30   2   5   2       3   3      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Herr-O. Smith-Clark.
E: O. Smith (9).
PB: Nieto (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Coleman (14,off Scott); Herr (29,off Scott).
SF: Braun (1,off Scott).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      2   3   1   0       3   0       1   1
  Rivera 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Puhl rf                       5   1   3   2       0   1       2   0
  Garner 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Walling 3b,rf                 5   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       5   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Tolman lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mumphrey cf                   4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
  Bass cf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Davis 1b                      4   4   3   0       1   0      10   3
Bailey c                      4   4   3   4       1   0       3   0
  Heathcock p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Thon ss                       5   1   2   4       0   0       1   1
Scott p                       4   1   1   1       0   1       2   2
  Mizerock c                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42  17  19  14       5   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Rivera-Davis-Rivera, Rivera-Garner.
E: Thon (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (16,off Kepshire); Mumphrey (19,off Horton); Puhl (13,off Horton);
Davis (6,off Forsch).
3B: Thon (1,off Boever); Puhl (3,off Forsch).
HR: Bailey (10,3rd inning off Horton 3 on 1 out); Thon (4,6th inning off Forsch
1 on 0 out).
GDP: Walling (6,off Kepshire).
IBB: Davis (3,by Horton).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kepshire L(9-7)               2.1   5   5   4   2   0   0  13
Horton                        0.2   5   4   4   1   0   1   8
Boever                        2     4   3   3   1   2   0  11
Forsch                        2     4   5   5   1   1   1  11
Campbell                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8    19  17  16   5   4   2  47

WP: Boever (1).
IBB: Horton (9,Davis).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott W(13-6)                 7     3   2   2   3   3   0  27
Heathcock                     2     2   0   0   0   0   0   7
Totals                        9     5   2   2   3   3   0  34


Umpires: HP - Fred Brocklander, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Steve Rippley
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 10348


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman grounded out (first unassisted); McGee
singled; Herr made an out to second [McGee to second]; Clark
made an out to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran walked; Puhl singled [Doran to third]; Walling
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Doran scored, Puhl out at second]; Cruz grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Van Slyke grounded out (pitcher to first); Porter
struck out; Pendleton grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Mumphrey singled; Davis singled [Mumphrey to third];
Bailey walked [Davis to second]; Thon forced Mumphrey (third to
catcher) [Davis to third, Bailey to second]; Scott forced Thon
(second to shortstop) [Davis scored, Bailey scored (error by O.
Smith) (unearned) (no RBI)]; Doran flied out to right; 2 R (1
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 3RD: O. Smith flied out to right; Kepshire grounded
out (pitcher to first); Coleman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Puhl made an out to shortstop; Walling doubled; Cruz
singled [Walling scored]; HORTON REPLACED KEPSHIRE (PITCHING);
Mumphrey doubled [Cruz to third]; Davis was walked
intentionally; Bailey homered [Cruz scored, Mumphrey scored,
Davis scored]; Thon grounded out (shortstop to first); Scott
singled; Doran singled [Scott to second]; Puhl doubled [Scott
scored, Doran to third]; Walling grounded out (second to first);
6 R, 7 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 9.

CARDINALS 4TH: McGee grounded out (first to pitcher); Herr
grounded out (shortstop to first); Clark lined to shortstop; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 9.

ASTROS 4TH: COLEMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); BRAUN
REPLACED MCGEE (PLAYING LF); BOEVER REPLACED CLARK (PITCHING);
JORGENSEN REPLACED HORTON (PLAYING 1B); Cruz flied out to right;
Mumphrey struck out; Davis singled; Bailey singled [Davis to
second]; Thon tripled [Davis scored, Bailey scored]; Scott
grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 11.

CARDINALS 5TH: Van Slyke grounded out (first to pitcher); Porter
flied out to right; Pendleton walked; O. Smith grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 11.

ASTROS 5TH: HARPER REPLACED PENDLETON (PLAYING 3B); Doran
walked; Puhl struck out; Walling singled [Doran to second];
Boever threw a wild pitch [Doran to third, Walling to second];
Cruz grounded out (second to first) [Doran scored, Walling to
third]; Mumphrey grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 12.

CARDINALS 6TH: BASS REPLACED MUMPHREY (PLAYING CF); Jorgensen
walked; Coleman doubled [Jorgensen to third]; Braun hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Jorgensen scored, Coleman to third];
Herr doubled [Coleman scored]; LAWLESS BATTED FOR BOEVER;
Lawless flied out to center; Van Slyke walked; Porter flied out
to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 12.

ASTROS 6TH: NIETO REPLACED HERR (PLAYING C ); LAWLESS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); FORSCH REPLACED PORTER (PITCHING); DE JESUS
REPLACED O. SMITH (PLAYING SS); Davis doubled; Bailey singled
[Davis to third, Bailey to second (on throw)]; Nieto allowed a
passed ball [Davis scored, Bailey to third]; Thon homered
[Bailey scored]; Scott struck out; Doran walked; Puhl tripled
[Doran scored]; Walling grounded out (second to first) [Puhl
scored]; Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

CARDINALS 7TH: RIVERA REPLACED DORAN (PLAYING 3B); GARNER
REPLACED PUHL (PLAYING 2B); WALLING CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); TOLMAN REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING LF); Harper grounded out
(third to first); De Jesus struck out; Jorgensen flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

ASTROS 7TH: Bass grounded out (third to first); Davis popped to
pitcher in foul territory; Bailey grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

CARDINALS 8TH: HEATHCOCK REPLACED BAILEY (PITCHING); MIZEROCK
REPLACED SCOTT (PLAYING C ); Coleman singled; Braun grounded out
(second to first) [Coleman to second]; Nieto hit into a double
play (third to first to third) [Coleman out at third]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

ASTROS 8TH: CAMPBELL REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Thon grounded
out (shortstop to first); Mizerock singled; Rivera forced
Mizerock (shortstop to second) [Rivera to first]; Garner struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

CARDINALS 9TH: Lawless grounded out (second to first); Van Slyke
reached on an error by Thon [Van Slyke to first]; LANDRUM BATTED
FOR CAMPBELL; Landrum singled [Van Slyke to second]; Harper
lined into a double play (third to second) [Van Slyke out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 17.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        2   5   1    5
 Astros          17  19   1    6


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