Houston Astros 6, Cincinnati Reds 0
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Sunday, April 27, 1986 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  4
HOU N    2  1  1    1  0  0    0  1  x  -   6  8  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Power p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Stillwell ss                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Parker rf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Esasky 1b,lf                  3   0   0   0       1   0      10   2
Jones lf,cf                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bell 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Diaz c                        2   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   6
Denny p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Concepcion ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Price p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Perez ph,1b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       2   4      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Oester-Stillwell-Esasky.
E: Stillwell (1), Parker (1), Diaz (1), Oester (3).

BATTING - 
GDP: Jones (1,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      5   1   2   1       0   0       4   4
Reynolds ss                   4   2   1   1       0   1       0   5
Cruz lf                       3   1   0   1       1   1       0   0
  Hatcher lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      3   0   2   0       1   0      13   0
Bass cf,rf                    4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Walling 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   0       0   5
Puhl rf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Walker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mizerock c                    3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Knepper p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
Totals                       32   6   8   4       4   4      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Doran-Davis.
E: Doran (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (1,off Power).
HR: Reynolds (2,4th inning off Denny 0 on 1 out).
SF: Walling (1,off Denny).
GDP: Bass (2,off Denny).
IBB: Mizerock (1,by Denny).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Doran (8,2nd base off Denny/Diaz).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Denny L(1-2)                  4     6   5   2   2   0   1  22
Price                         3     0   0   0   1   3   0  10
Power                         1     2   1   1   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8     8   6   3   4   4   1  37

IBB: Denny (1,Mizerock).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(4-0)                9     4   0   0   2   4   0  32


Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 12185


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Davis               cf        Doran               2b
2. Stillwell           ss        Reynolds            ss
3. Parker              rf        Cruz                lf
4. Esasky              1b        Davis               1b
5. Jones               lf        Bass                cf
6. Bell                3b        Walling             3b
7. Diaz                c         Puhl                rf
8. Oester              2b        Mizerock            c
9. Denny               p         Knepper             p

REDS 1ST: Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); Stillwell
grounded out (second to first); Parker grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran singled; Reynolds reached on an error by
Stillwell (assist by Esasky) [Doran to third, Reynolds to
first]; Cruz reached on an error by Oester [Doran scored
(unearned), Reynolds to third, Cruz to second]; Ron Oester
threw ball into dugout; Davis singled [Reynolds stayed at
third]; Bass grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Reynolds scored (unearned), Cruz to third, Davis out at
second]; Walling grounded out (second to first); 2 R (0 ER), 2
H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 2ND: Esasky grounded out (shortstop to first); Jones
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Puhl singled; Mizerock flied out to right; Knepper
popped to third in foul territory; Doran reached on an error by
Parker [Puhl to third, Doran to first]; Doran stole second [Puhl
scored (error by Diaz) (unearned)]; Reynolds grounded out
(second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
3.

REDS 3RD: Diaz flied out to center; Oester grounded out (second
to first); Denny grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cruz walked; Davis singled [Cruz to second]; Bass
singled [Cruz to third, Davis to second]; Walling hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Cruz scored]; Puhl grounded out (second
to shortstop to first) [Davis to third, Bass to second];
Mizerock was walked intentionally; Knepper grounded out (third
to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 4TH: Davis flied out to right; Stillwell grounded out
(third to first); Parker singled; Esasky flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran flied out to center; Reynolds homered; Cruz
grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

REDS 5TH: Jones singled; Bell forced Jones (shortstop to second)
[Bell to first]; Diaz walked [Bell to second]; Oester forced
Diaz (third to second) [Bell to third, Oester to first];
CONCEPCION BATTED FOR DENNY; Concepcion grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: PRICE REPLACED CONCEPCION (PITCHING); Bass grounded
out (third to first); Walling flied out to left; Puhl grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

REDS 6TH: Davis flied out to center; Stillwell was called out on
strikes; Parker was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Mizerock flied out to center; Knepper was called out
on strikes; Doran grounded out (pitcher to second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

REDS 7TH: Esasky grounded out (third to first); Jones singled;
Bell flied out to center; Diaz forced Jones (third to second); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Reynolds was called out on strikes; Cruz was called
out on strikes; Davis walked; Bass popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: Oester struck out; PEREZ BATTED FOR PRICE; Perez flied
out to center; Davis singled to second [Davis to third (error by
Doran)]; Stillwell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: POWER REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); ESASKY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); JONES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF);
PEREZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Walling doubled; Puhl walked;
Mizerock flied out to center; Knepper struck out; Doran singled
to left [Walling scored, Puhl out at third (left to third to
second)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 6.

REDS 9TH: HATCHER REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING LF); BASS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); WALKER REPLACED PUHL (PLAYING CF);
Parker struck out; Esasky walked; Jones grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Esasky out at second]; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             0   4   4    5
 Astros           6   8   1    7


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