Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 1
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Monday, May 26, 1986 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    2  2  0    0  0  0  -   4  9  0
STL N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Puhl rf                       4   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   2   0       1   0       3   0
  Hatcher lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walling 3b                    3   1   1   2       0   1       1   0
  Garner ph,3b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Bass cf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Walker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      3   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Bailey c                      3   0   0   0       1   0      12   1
Thon ss                       4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Deshaies p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  DiPino p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   4   9   4       4   3      27   3

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bailey-Walling.

BATTING - 
2B: Puhl (4,off Perry).
SH: Deshaies (1,off Forsch).
GDP: Bailey (6,off Forsch); Thon (3,off Perry); Garner (5,off Perry).
IBB: Cruz (1,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (7,2nd base off Forsch/Heath); Puhl (2,2nd base off Forsch/Heath).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Herr 2b                       3   0   0   0       1   2       2   4
Clark 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   3      11   2
Landrum rf                    3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Pendleton 3b                  3   1   1   0       0   0       0   5
Heath c                       3   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Smith ss                      2   0   0   0       1   0       4   4
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Perry p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Oquendo ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bargar p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       3  12      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Clark-Smith-Clark, Pendleton-Herr-Clark, Perry-Smith-Clark.
E: Heath (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Heath (5,off Deshaies).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Coleman (4,3rd base by Deshaies/Bailey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies W(1-1)               7     3   1   1   3  10   0  26
DiPino SV(2)                  2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     3   1   1   3  12   0  32

Deshaies faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
BK: Deshaies (2).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch L(3-3)                 4.1   7   4   4   3   2   0  22
Perry                         3.2   2   0   0   1   1   0  12
Bargar                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   4   4   3   0  37

WP: Forsch (4).
IBB: Forsch (7,Cruz).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - Gerry Davis
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 20099


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Doran               2b        Coleman             lf
2. Puhl                rf        McGee               cf
3. Cruz                lf        Herr                2b
4. Walling             3b        Clark               1b
5. Bass                cf        Landrum             rf
6. Davis               1b        Pendleton           3b
7. Bailey              c         Heath               c
8. Thon                ss        Smith               ss
9. Deshaies            p         Forsch              p

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman struck out; McGee struck out; Herr
walked; Clark struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Walling struck out; Bass singled to right; Bass
stole second; Davis walked; Bailey grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Landrum flied out to right; Pendleton singled to
center; Heath doubled to right [Pendleton scored, Heath to third
(on throw to home)]; Smith made an out to second; Forsch struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Thon grounded out (third to first); Deshaies struck
out; Doran grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Coleman made an out to second; McGee flied out to
right; Herr struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Puhl singled to right; Puhl stole second; Cruz
singled to right [Puhl to third]; Walling reached on a fielder's
choice [Puhl scored, Cruz out at second (first to shortstop)];
Bass flied out to center; Forsch threw a wild pitch [Walling to
second]; Davis singled to center [Walling scored]; Bailey flied
out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Clark struck out; Landrum struck out; Pendleton
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Cardinals
1.

ASTROS 5TH: Thon singled to center; Deshaies out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Thon to second]; Doran walked; Puhl
singled to right [Thon scored, Doran to third, Puhl to second
(error by Heath)]; Cruz was walked intentionally; Walling
singled to right [Doran scored, Puhl to third, Cruz to second];
PERRY REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Bass reached on a fielder's
choice [Puhl out at home (third to catcher), Cruz to third,
Walling to second]; Davis forced Bass (third to second); 2 R, 3
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Heath flied out to left; Smith flied out to left;
Perry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bailey walked; Thon grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Bailey out at second]; Deshaies
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: Coleman singled to center; McGee flied out to
right; Deshaies balked [Coleman to second]; Herr struck out
while Coleman was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran popped to first in foul territory; Puhl
doubled to left; Cruz singled to right [Puhl to third]; GARNER
BATTED FOR WALLING; Garner grounded into a double play (pitcher
to shortstop to first) [Cruz out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 7TH: GARNER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Clark struck
out; Landrum walked; Pendleton made an out to shortstop; Heath
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Bass struck out; Davis made an out to shortstop;
Bailey flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 8TH: Smith walked; OQUENDO BATTED FOR PERRY; DIPINO
REPLACED DESHAIES (PITCHING); Oquendo struck out; Coleman
reached on a fielder's choice [Smith out at second (shortstop to
second)]; McGee made an out to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BARGAR REPLACED OQUENDO (PITCHING); Thon flied out
to right; DiPino flied out to center; Doran grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 9TH: HATCHER REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING LF); WALKER
REPLACED BASS (PLAYING CF); Herr flied out to right; Clark
grounded out (third to first); Landrum struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Cardinals 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   0    6
 Cardinals        1   3   1    4


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