St. Louis Cardinals 8, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Friday, September 5, 1986 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  1  1    0  2  0    1  0  3  -   8 11  0
HOU N    1  0  1    2  0  0    0  0  1  -   5 11  3
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   2   1   0       1   1       1   1
Herr 2b                       4   0   3   4       1   0       3   2
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       1   2       3   0
Lindeman 1b                   3   1   2   1       0   0       5   1
  Morris ph,rf                2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Pendleton 3b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Van Slyke rf,1b               4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Smith ss                      4   1   1   0       0   1       2   3
LaValliere c                  3   2   2   0       0   0       3   1
Conroy p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Manrique ph                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Soff p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Horton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ford ph                     1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   8  11   7       3   7      27  12

BATTING - 
3B: Herr (4,off Kerfeld).
HR: Lindeman (1,2nd inning off Deshaies 0 on 0 out); Manrique (1,5th inning
off Deshaies 0 on 1 out).
SH: Conroy (7,off Deshaies); Soff (1,off Lopez); LaValliere (8,off Lopez).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Coleman (89,3rd base off Deshaies/Ashby); Ford (12,2nd base off Lopez/Ashby).
CS: Herr (8,2nd base by Deshaies/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    5   2   2   2       0   0       0   0
Doran 2b                      3   1   1   1       1   0       3   5
Garner 3b                     2   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
  Walling ph,3b               2   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      5   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Bass rf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Thon ss                       3   0   1   0       1   1       1   3
Deshaies p                    1   1   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen ph                 1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  11   5       4   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Doran (11), Ashby (10), Deshaies (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Hatcher (4,off Conroy).
HR: Hatcher (5,4th inning off Conroy 1 on 2 out); Driessen (1,9th inning off
Worrell 0 on 0 out).
SF: Doran (5,off Conroy).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Thon (4,2nd base by Soff/LaValliere).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Conroy                        4     7   4   4   3   3   1  21
Soff W(2-0)                   3     2   0   0   1   0   0  11
Horton                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Worrell                       1     2   1   1   0   0   1   5
Totals                        9    11   5   5   4   3   2  40


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies                      4.2   6   4   3   2   5   2  21
Andersen                      1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Lopez L(3-2)                  2.1   4   4   4   1   0   0  12
Kerfeld                       0.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   8   7   3   7   2  40

BK: Deshaies (7).

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:50   Attendance: 23547


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman popped to first in foul territory; Herr
walked; Herr was caught stealing second (pitcher to first to
shortstop to first); McGee struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher tripled; Doran hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Hatcher scored]; Garner grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis
singled; Bass struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Lindeman homered; Pendleton grounded out (second
to first); Van Slyke was called out on strikes; Smith struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz made an out to shortstop; Ashby grounded out
(shortstop to first); Thon singled; Deshaies struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: LaValliere singled to pitcher [LaValliere to
second (error by Deshaies)]; Conroy out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [LaValliere to third]; Coleman was called out
on strikes; Herr singled [LaValliere scored (unearned)]; McGee
flied out to right; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Hatcher flied out to left; Doran walked; Garner
walked [Doran to second]; Davis flied out to right; Bass singled
[Doran scored, Garner to third]; Cruz flied out to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Lindeman singled to second [Lindeman to second
(error by Doran)]; Pendleton grounded out (second to first)
[Lindeman to third]; Van Slyke struck out; Smith popped to first
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ashby popped to third in foul territory; Thon struck
out; Deshaies walked; Hatcher homered [Deshaies scored]; Doran
singled; Garner singled [Doran out at third (left to third)]; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 5TH: LaValliere grounded out (third to first);
MANRIQUE BATTED FOR CONROY; Manrique homered; Coleman singled;
Deshaies balked [Coleman to second]; Coleman stole third
[Coleman scored (error by Ashby)]; Herr flied out to right;
McGee walked; ANDERSEN REPLACED DESHAIES (PITCHING); Lindeman
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: SOFF REPLACED MANRIQUE (PITCHING); Davis lined to
second; Bass grounded out (first to pitcher); Cruz singled;
Ashby forced Cruz (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 6TH: Pendleton flied out to right; Van Slyke grounded
out (shortstop to first); Smith grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Thon walked; PUHL BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Puhl flied
out to center; Thon was caught stealing second (catcher to
second); Hatcher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 7TH: LOPEZ REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); LaValliere
singled; Soff out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[LaValliere to second]; Coleman grounded out (first unassisted)
[LaValliere to third]; Herr singled [LaValliere scored]; McGee
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran flied out to center; WALLING BATTED FOR
GARNER; Walling singled; Davis made an out to first; Bass
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 8TH: MORRIS BATTED FOR LINDEMAN; WALLING STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 3B); Morris flied out to right; Pendleton lined to
shortstop; Van Slyke grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: MORRIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); VAN SLYKE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HORTON REPLACED SOFF (PITCHING);
Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Ashby grounded out
(third to first); Thon grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: Smith singled; LaValliere out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Smith to second]; FORD BATTED FOR HORTON;
Ford singled [Smith scored]; Ford stole second; Coleman walked;
KERFELD REPLACED LOPEZ (PITCHING); Herr tripled [Ford scored,
Coleman scored]; McGee struck out; Morris struck out; 3 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 8, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: DRIESSEN BATTED FOR KERFELD; WORRELL REPLACED FORD
(PITCHING); Driessen homered; Hatcher made an out to first;
Doran grounded out (first unassisted); Walling singled; Davis
forced Walling (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 8, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        8  11   0    5
 Astros           5  11   3    8


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