Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 137
Played on Monday, September 8, 1986 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  3  2
HOU N    2  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   3 10  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   6
Bell 3b                       3   0   1   1       1   0       1   4
Parker rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Davis lf                      4   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Diaz c                        4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Milner cf                     2   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
Esasky 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   3      12   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       5   5
Welsh p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Venable ph                  0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       5  13      24  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Larkin-Oester-Esasky, Bell-Oester-Esasky, Oester-Esasky.
E: Parker (6), Oester (16).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Milner (12,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby); Larkin 2 (6,2nd base off Ryan/Ashby,3rd
base off Ryan/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Garner 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Kerfeld p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       7   1
Bass rf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       0   1
Cruz lf                       2   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   0       0   0      13   0
Thon ss                       3   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Ryan p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Walling 3b                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3  10   3       2   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
PB: Ashby (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Doran (22,off Welsh).
SH: Ryan (3,off Welsh).
GDP: Bass (13,off Welsh); Ashby (7,off Welsh); Doran (8,off Welsh).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Welsh L(5-6)                  7    10   3   3   2   1   0  30
Murphy                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    10   3   3   2   2   0  33

WP: Welsh 2 (4).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(10-8)                  6     2   0   0   3  10   0  22
Kerfeld SV(7)                 3     1   1   1   2   3   0  12
Totals                        9     3   1   1   5  13   0  34

WP: Ryan (13).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Fred Brocklander, 3B - Dutch Rennert
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 26997


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Larkin              ss        Hatcher             cf
2. Bell                3b        Doran               2b
3. Parker              rf        Garner              3b
4. Davis               lf        Davis               1b
5. Diaz                c         Bass                rf
6. Milner              cf        Cruz                lf
7. Esasky              1b        Ashby               c
8. Oester              2b        Thon                ss
9. Welsh               p         Ryan                p

REDS 1ST: Larkin flied out to left; Bell walked; Parker singled
to right [Bell out at third (right to third), Parker to second
(on throw to 3b)]; Davis struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Doran
doubled; Garner grounded out (second to first) [Doran to third];
Davis singled [Doran scored]; Welsh threw a wild pitch [Davis to
second]; Bass singled to right [Davis scored, Bass to second
(error by Parker)]; Welsh threw a wild pitch [Bass to third];
Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 2ND: Diaz struck out; Milner walked; Milner stole second;
Esasky struck out; Ryan threw a wild pitch [Milner to third];
Oester struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Ashby grounded out (shortstop to first); Thon
singled; Ryan out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Thon
to second]; Hatcher singled [Thon scored]; Doran flied out to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 3RD: Welsh struck out; Larkin grounded out (second to
first); Bell singled; Ashby allowed a passed ball [Bell to
second]; Parker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Garner singled; Davis lined to third; Bass grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Garner out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 4TH: Davis struck out; Diaz grounded out (pitcher to
first); Milner struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz walked; Ashby grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Cruz out at second]; Thon grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 5TH: Esasky flied out to center; Oester grounded out (first
to pitcher); Welsh struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Ryan flied out to center; Hatcher grounded out
(shortstop to first); Doran grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 6TH: Larkin walked; Bell flied out to center; Larkin stole
second; Parker flied out to left; Larkin stole third; Davis
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Garner grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
flied out to center; Bass singled to second [Bass to second
(error by Oester)]; Cruz walked; Ashby singled [Bass to third,
Cruz to second]; Thon forced Ashby (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: KERFELD REPLACED GARNER (PITCHING); WALLING REPLACED
RYAN (PLAYING 3B); Diaz struck out; Milner grounded out (first
unassisted); Esasky was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Walling singled; Hatcher singled [Walling to
second]; Doran grounded into a double play (second to first)
[Walling to third, Hatcher out at second]; Kerfeld struck out; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: Oester grounded out (second to first); VENABLE BATTED
FOR WELSH; Venable walked; Larkin singled [Venable to third];
Bell forced Larkin (shortstop to second) [Venable scored, Bell
to first]; Parker grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MURPHY REPLACED VENABLE (PITCHING); Davis grounded
out (third to first); Bass flied out to right; Cruz struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

REDS 9TH: Davis grounded out (second to first); Diaz grounded
out (second to first); Milner walked; Esasky struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             1   3   2    6
 Astros           3  10   0    6


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