St. Louis Cardinals 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 49
Played on Tuesday, June 3, 1986 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    2  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  3  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  7  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Van Slyke rf                  4   1   1   0       0   1       5   0
Clark 1b                      4   1   1   2       0   1       9   0
Herr 2b                       2   0   0   0       1   0       4   2
Heath c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Smith ss                      2   1   0   0       1   0       2   6
Pendleton 3b                  3   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Mathews p                     2   0   0   1       0   1       0   0
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   3   3   3       2   8      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Smith-Herr-Clark, Smith-Herr.

BATTING - 
HR: Clark (6,4th inning off Deshaies 1 on 1 out).
SH: Mathews (1,off Deshaies).
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Pendleton (7,2nd base off DiPino/Bailey).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doran 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Hatcher cf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Davis 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       8   1
Bass rf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Garner 3b                     4   0   3   0       0   0       3   3
Bailey c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
Thon ss                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Deshaies p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Walker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  DiPino p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   7   1       2   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Garner-Doran-Garner-Davis.

BATTING - 
GDP: Thon (4,off Mathews).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hatcher (12,2nd base off Mathews/Heath).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mathews W(1-0)                8.2   7   1   1   2   3   0  33
Worrell SV(8)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     7   1   1   2   3   0  34

BK: Mathews (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies L(1-2)               6     2   3   3   2   8   1  22
DiPino                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Kerfeld                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     3   3   3   2   8   1  31

BK: Deshaies 2 (4).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 6430


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman was called out on strikes; Debut game
for Greg Mathews; McGee struck out; Van Slyke made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Doran grounded out (second to first); Hatcher flied
out to right; Cruz flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Clark was called out on strikes; Herr walked;
Deshaies balked [Herr to second]; Heath was called out on
strikes; Smith made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied out to right; Bass flied out to center;
Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Pendleton made an out to first; Mathews struck
out; Coleman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bailey singled; Thon grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bailey out at second]; Deshaies
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: McGee struck out; Van Slyke singled; Clark
homered [Van Slyke scored]; Herr grounded out (first to
pitcher); Heath flied out to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran made an out to shortstop; Hatcher grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cruz walked; Davis flied to right in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 5TH: Smith walked; Deshaies balked [Smith to second];
Pendleton grounded out (third to first) [Smith to third];
Mathews out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher unassisted) [Smith
scored]; Coleman made an out to second; 1 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass flied out to center; Garner singled; Mathews
balked [Garner to second]; Bailey flied out to center; Thon
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 6TH: McGee made an out to second; Van Slyke was called
out on strikes; Clark made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: WALKER BATTED FOR DESHAIES; Walker struck out; Doran
singled; Hatcher forced Doran (shortstop to second) [Hatcher to
first]; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 7TH: DIPINO REPLACED WALKER (PITCHING); Herr flied out
to center; Heath grounded out (shortstop to first); Smith
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis walked; Bass flied out to left; Garner singled
[Davis to second]; Bailey lined into a double play (shortstop to
second) [Garner out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
3, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 8TH: Pendleton singled; On a bunt Mathews made an out
to pitcher; Pendleton stole second; Coleman reached on a
fielder's choice that turned into a double play [Pendleton out
at third (third to second to third), Coleman out at first (third
to first)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Thon flied out to right; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR
DIPINO; Pankovits grounded out (catcher to first); Doran was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3,
Astros 0.

CARDINALS 9TH: KERFELD REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING); McGee
grounded out (second to first); Van Slyke grounded out (second
to first); Clark grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Hatcher singled; Hatcher stole second; Cruz struck
out; Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass singled [Hatcher
scored]; Garner singled [Bass to third]; WORRELL REPLACED
MATHEWS (PITCHING); Bailey lined to second; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        3   3   0    1
 Astros           1   7   0    6


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