Houston Astros 9, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 138
Played on Tuesday, September 9, 1986 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  5  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  4    2  3  x  -   9 15  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     4   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Bell 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Parker rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Davis lf                      3   1   1   2       0   2       0   0
Diaz c                        3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Milner cf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Esasky 1b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   5
Browning p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robinson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Venable ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Landrum p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   5   2       0   7      24   7

FIELDING - 
PB: Diaz (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Bell (23,off Scott).
HR: Davis (23,7th inning off Scott 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Browning 2 (2,off Scott 2).
Team LOB: 1.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Milner (13,2nd base off Scott/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf,lf                 5   3   3   1       0   0       1   0
Doran 2b                      4   2   1   1       1   0       1   4
Garner 3b                     3   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Walling 3b                  2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   1   1   2       1   1      10   1
Bass rf                       4   1   3   3       1   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Walker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       3   0   1   1       0   1       7   0
Thon ss                       4   1   2   0       0   0       3   6
Scott p                       4   0   0   0       0   4       1   1
  Keough p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   9  15   9       3   8      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Doran-Thon-Davis, Thon-Doran-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Davis (26,off Browning); Walling (20,off Robinson); Thon (12,off Landrum);
Bass (26,off Franco).
SF: Ashby (4,off Browning).
IBB: Davis (4,by Franco).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (17,2nd base off Browning/Diaz); Hatcher 2 (32,2nd base off Robinson/Diaz,2nd
base off Landrum/Diaz).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Browning L(12-12)             5.2   9   4   4   0   4   0  26
Robinson                      0.2   3   2   2   1   2   0   6
Murphy                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Landrum                       0.1   2   3   3   1   1   0   4
Franco                        0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8    15   9   9   3   8   0  42

IBB: Franco (12,Davis).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott W(16-9)                 8     5   2   2   0   7   1  27
Keough                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     5   2   2   0   7   1  30


Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Dutch Rennert, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 22711


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. Browning            p         Scott               p

REDS 1ST: Larkin struck out; Bell flied out to center; Parker
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher made an out to second; Doran grounded out
(second to first); Garner singled; Diaz allowed a passed ball
[Garner to second]; Davis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Davis struck out; Diaz flied out to left; Milner
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass flied out to center; Cruz grounded out (second
to first); Ashby singled; Thon flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Esasky singled; Oester forced Esasky (second to
shortstop) [Oester to first]; Browning grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Oester out at second]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Scott struck out; Hatcher grounded out (shortstop to
first); Doran grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Larkin flied out to right; Bell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Parker made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Garner flied out to right; Davis flied out to
center; Bass singled; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Davis was called out on strikes; Diaz flied out to
right; Milner singled; Milner stole second; Esasky struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ashby struck out; Thon flied out to right; Scott
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Oester singled; Browning grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Oester out at second]; Larkin
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Hatcher singled; Doran flied out to center; Garner
singled [Hatcher to third]; Davis doubled [Hatcher scored,
Garner scored]; Bass singled [Davis scored]; Bass stole second;
Cruz singled [Bass to third]; Ashby hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Bass scored]; Thon singled [Cruz to second]; ROBINSON
REPLACED BROWNING (PITCHING); Scott struck out; 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: WALLING REPLACED GARNER (PLAYING 3B); Bell doubled;
Parker grounded out (first unassisted) [Bell to third]; Davis
homered [Bell scored]; Diaz grounded out (shortstop to first);
Milner grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Hatcher singled; Hatcher stole second; Doran singled
[Hatcher scored]; Walling doubled [Doran scored]; Davis was
called out on strikes; Bass walked; MURPHY REPLACED ROBINSON
(PITCHING); Cruz struck out; Ashby grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

REDS 8TH: Esasky made an out to first; Oester struck out;
VENABLE BATTED FOR MURPHY; Venable grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: LANDRUM REPLACED VENABLE (PITCHING); Thon doubled;
Scott struck out; Hatcher singled [Thon scored]; Hatcher stole
second; Doran walked; FRANCO REPLACED LANDRUM (PITCHING);
Walling grounded out (first unassisted) [Hatcher to third, Doran
to second]; Davis was walked intentionally; Bass doubled
[Hatcher scored, Doran scored, Davis to third]; Cruz grounded
out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 9.

REDS 9TH: HATCHER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WALKER
REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING CF); KEOUGH REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING);
Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Parker made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   5   0    1
 Astros           9  15   0    9


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