Houston Astros 7, St. Louis Cardinals 6
Regular Season Game 135
Played on Saturday, September 6, 1986 (D) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  5    1  0  0  -   6 14  0
HOU N    0  2  3    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   7 12  1
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Herr 2b                       5   0   4   0       0   0       2   2
McGee cf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Lindeman 1b                   3   1   1   0       0   2       4   0
  Van Slyke ph,1b,rf          2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Landrum rf                    3   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Morris ph,rf                2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith ss                      4   1   2   2       1   0       4   0
Pendleton 3b                  5   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
Lake c                        3   1   2   3       0   0       2   0
  Laga ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  LaValliere c                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perry p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Ford ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Horton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hurdle 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   6  14   6       2   6      26   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Pendleton-Herr-Lindeman.

BATTING - 
2B: Herr (24,off Knepper).
HR: Lake (1,6th inning off Knepper 2 on 0 out).
GDP: McGee (7,off Andersen).
IBB: Laga (1,by Andersen).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Coleman (90,2nd base off Knepper/Mizerock); Smith (27,2nd base off Knepper/Mizerock);
Van Slyke (17,2nd base off Andersen/Wine).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Doran 2b                      5   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Walling 3b                    5   1   2   0       0   0       2   2
Davis 1b                      4   2   3   3       1   0       9   0
  Walker pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bass rf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz lf                       3   2   2   3       2   0       3   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Thon ph,ss                  1   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Mizerock c                    2   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
  Lopes ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wine c                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Pankovits ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garner ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Kerfeld p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   7  12   7       5   1      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Doran-Thon-Davis.
E: Davis (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Cruz (18,off Forsch); Walling (19,off Perry).
HR: Davis (28,3rd inning off Forsch 2 on 1 out); Cruz (7,9th inning off Worrell
1 on 2 out).
GDP: Bass (12,off Perry).
IBB: Davis (3,by Perry).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        2.2   6   5   5   1   0   1  15
Perry                         3.1   2   0   0   2   1   0  13
Horton                        2.1   2   0   0   2   0   0  11
Worrell L(8-10)               0.1   2   2   2   0   0   1   3
Totals                        8.2  12   7   7   5   1   2  42

IBB: Perry (7,Davis).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper                       6    12   5   5   0   5   1  30
Andersen                      2     2   1   0   1   1   0   9
Kerfeld W(9-2)                1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9    14   6   5   2   6   1  43

IBB: Andersen (9,Laga).

Umpires: HP - Tom Hallion, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Charlie Williams
Time of Game: 2:58   Attendance: 21802


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Coleman             lf        Hatcher             cf
2. Herr                2b        Doran               2b
3. McGee               cf        Walling             3b
4. Lindeman            1b        Davis               1b
5. Landrum             rf        Bass                rf
6. Smith               ss        Cruz                lf
7. Pendleton           3b        Reynolds            ss
8. Lake                c         Mizerock            c
9. Forsch              p         Knepper             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman singled; Coleman stole second; Herr
singled [Coleman to third]; McGee struck out; Lindeman struck
out; Landrum struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher flied out to center; Doran flied out to
center; Walling popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Smith singled; Pendleton flied out to right;
Smith stole second; Lake grounded out (first unassisted) [Smith
to third]; Forsch flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis singled; Bass grounded out (second to first)
[Davis to second]; Cruz doubled [Davis scored]; Reynolds flied
out to right; Mizerock singled [Cruz scored]; Knepper popped to
catcher in foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 2.

CARDINALS 3RD: Coleman grounded out (shortstop to first); Herr
lined to third; McGee singled; Lindeman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Hatcher flied out to center; Doran singled; Walling
singled [Doran to second]; Davis homered [Doran scored, Walling
scored]; Bass flied out to center; Cruz walked; PERRY REPLACED
FORSCH (PITCHING); Reynolds lined to shortstop; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 4TH: Landrum flied out to left; Smith grounded out
(shortstop to first); Pendleton grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Mizerock flied out to right; Knepper struck out;
Hatcher flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 5.

CARDINALS 5TH: Lake singled; Perry struck out; Coleman flied out
to center; Herr singled [Lake to second]; McGee flied out to
center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Doran grounded out (pitcher to first); Walling
doubled; Davis was walked intentionally; Bass grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Davis out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 6TH: Lindeman singled; Landrum singled [Lindeman to
second]; Smith singled [Lindeman scored, Landrum to third];
Pendleton singled [Landrum scored, Smith to second]; Lake
homered [Smith scored, Pendleton scored]; Perry grounded out
(shortstop to first); Coleman grounded out (second to first);
Herr doubled; McGee grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 5 R, 6 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz walked; THON BATTED FOR REYNOLDS; Thon flied
out to center; LOPES BATTED FOR MIZEROCK; Lopes made an out to
shortstop; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Pankovits singled [Cruz
to third]; Hatcher grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 7TH: VAN SLYKE BATTED FOR LINDEMAN; THON STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING SS); WINE REPLACED LOPES (PLAYING C ); ANDERSEN
REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING); Van Slyke reached on an error by
Davis [Van Slyke to first]; MORRIS BATTED FOR LANDRUM; Van Slyke
stole second; Morris singled [Van Slyke to third]; Smith
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Van Slyke scored (unearned),
Morris to second]; Pendleton was called out on strikes; LAGA
BATTED FOR LAKE; Laga was walked intentionally; FORD BATTED FOR
PERRY; Ford made an out to second; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: VAN SLYKE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); MORRIS STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); LAVALLIERE REPLACED LAGA (PLAYING C );
HORTON REPLACED FORD (PITCHING); Doran singled; Walling lined to
shortstop; Davis flied out to center; Bass flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 8TH: Coleman grounded out (third to first); Herr
singled; McGee grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Herr out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz made an out to second; Thon walked; Wine flied
out to center; GARNER BATTED FOR ANDERSEN; Garner walked [Thon
to second]; Hatcher singled [Thon to third, Garner to second];
Doran forced Garner (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Cardinals 6, Astros 5.

CARDINALS 9TH: KERFELD REPLACED GARNER (PITCHING); Van Slyke
flied out to center; Morris popped to third in foul territory;
Smith walked; Pendleton flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Walling lined to shortstop; VAN SLYKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); WORRELL REPLACED MORRIS (PITCHING);
HURDLE REPLACED HORTON (PLAYING 1B); Davis singled; WALKER RAN
FOR DAVIS; Bass flied out to center; Cruz homered [Walker
scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 6, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        6  14   0   10
 Astros           7  12   1    9


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