Houston Astros 7, St. Louis Cardinals 5
Regular Season Game 126
Played on Friday, August 30, 1985 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    3  1  1    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   7 11  2
STL N    1  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  2  -   5 10  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   1       3   3
Reynolds ss                   5   2   2   0       0   0       1   2
Walling 3b                    5   2   3   3       0   0       1   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   2       0   0       4   0
Mumphrey rf                   3   0   0   0       1   1       5   0
Davis 1b                      4   1   2   1       0   0       7   0
Bass cf                       3   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
Bailey c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Scott p                       2   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   7  11   7       2   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Walling-Doran-Davis.
E: Reynolds (9), Cruz (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (27,off Kepshire); Doran (27,off Kepshire); Davis (8,off Horton).
HR: Davis (10,3rd inning off Horton 0 on 1 out).
SF: Bass (2,off Kepshire).
GDP: Cruz (10,off Horton).
IBB: Mumphrey (7,by Kepshire).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Walling (5,2nd base off Horton/Porter); Cruz (14,2nd base off Campbell/Porter).
CS: Reynolds (4,2nd base by Horton/Porter).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       5   0
McGee cf                      5   1   4   1       0   0       1   0
Herr 2b                       5   0   3   1       0   0       0   5
Porter c                      2   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
  De Jesus ph,3b              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Braun ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Van Slyke rf                  3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Landrum ph,rf               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Pendleton 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Jorgensen 1b                  3   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
  Campbell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harper c                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
O. Smith ss                   3   1   0   0       1   1       1   2
Kepshire p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Horton p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cedeno 1b                   2   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Totals                       37   5  10   4       3   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Herr-O. Smith-Jorgensen.
E: Jorgensen (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Harper (3,off DiPino).
HR: Cedeno (4,7th inning off Scott 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Pendleton (13,off DiPino).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: O. Smith (21,2nd base off Scott/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott W(14-7)                 6.2   7   3   2   2   3   1  29
DiPino                        2     3   2   0   1   1   0  10
Smith SV(20)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10   5   2   3   4   1  40


St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kepshire L(10-8)              1     5   4   4   2   0   0  10
Horton                        5.1   6   3   2   0   4   1  21
Campbell                      1.2   0   0   0   0   3   0   5
Forsch                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   7   6   2   7   1  39

Kepshire faced 2 batters in the 2nd inning
IBB: Kepshire (3,Mumphrey).

Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 31975


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled; Reynolds singled [Doran to third];
Walling singled [Doran scored, Reynolds to third]; Cruz doubled
[Reynolds scored, Walling to third]; Mumphrey was walked
intentionally; Davis flied out to left; Bass hit a sacrifice fly
to center [Walling scored]; Bailey flied out to left; 3 R, 4 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman lined to pitcher; McGee singled; Herr
singled to left [McGee scored (error by Cruz) (unearned) (no
RBI), Herr to second]; Porter struck out; Van Slyke struck out;
1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Scott walked; Doran doubled [Scott to third]; HORTON
REPLACED KEPSHIRE (PITCHING); Reynolds grounded out (second to
first); Walling singled [Scott scored, Doran to third]; Cruz
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Walling out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Pendleton grounded out (second to first);
Jorgensen grounded out (second to first); O. Smith walked; O.
Smith stole second; Horton made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Mumphrey grounded out (second to first); Davis
homered; Bass struck out; Bailey flied out to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Coleman flied out to left; McGee grounded out
(pitcher to first); Herr lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Scott grounded out (third to first); Doran grounded
out (third to first); Reynolds grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Porter walked; Van Slyke made an out to first
[Porter to second]; Pendleton flied out to center; Jorgensen
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Walling grounded out (third to first); Cruz grounded
out (second to first); Mumphrey grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: O. Smith struck out; Horton flied out to right;
Coleman singled; McGee singled [Coleman to third]; Herr singled
[Coleman scored, McGee to third]; Porter flied to right in foul
territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis doubled; Bass grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bailey struck out; Scott struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Van Slyke flied out to left; Pendleton flied out
to left; Jorgensen made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran struck out; Reynolds singled; Reynolds was
picked off and caught stealing second but was safe at third
(error by Jorgensen); Walling singled [Reynolds scored
(unearned)]; Walling stole second; Cruz singled [Walling
scored]; CAMPBELL REPLACED JORGENSEN (PITCHING); CEDENO REPLACED
HORTON (PLAYING 1B); Cruz stole second; Mumphrey struck out;
Davis flied out to left; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: O. Smith flied out to right; Cedeno homered;
Coleman flied out to left; McGee singled; DIPINO REPLACED SCOTT
(PITCHING); Herr made an out to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Bass flied to left in foul territory; Bailey struck
out; DiPino struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: DE JESUS BATTED FOR PORTER; De Jesus struck out;
LANDRUM BATTED FOR VAN SLYKE; Landrum walked; Pendleton grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Landrum out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

ASTROS 9TH: DE JESUS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); LANDRUM STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); FORSCH REPLACED PENDLETON (PITCHING);
HARPER REPLACED CAMPBELL (PLAYING C ); Doran grounded out (first
unassisted); Reynolds lined to first; Walling grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: Harper doubled; O. Smith reached on an error by
Reynolds [Harper to third, O. Smith to second]; Cedeno grounded
out (shortstop to first); Coleman grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Harper scored (unearned), O. Smith to third]; McGee
singled [O. Smith scored (unearned)]; Herr singled [McGee to
second]; BRAUN BATTED FOR DE JESUS; SMITH REPLACED DIPINO
(PITCHING); Braun flied out to right; 2 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 7, Cardinals 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  11   2    5
 Cardinals        5  10   1    8


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