Houston Astros 6, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 144
Played on Tuesday, September 16, 1986 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    1  0  1    1  0  0    0  3  0  -   6 12  0
CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    5   1   1   1       0   1       7   0
Doran 2b                      5   2   2   0       0   1       2   2
Walling 3b                    5   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Davis 1b                      4   1   2   2       0   0       4   0
  Driessen 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Bass rf                       4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Ashby c                       4   0   2   1       0   0       5   0
Reynolds ss                   2   0   0   1       1   0       0   2
Knepper p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Andersen p                  2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       37   6  12   6       1   8      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Davis (28,off Gullickson); Ashby 2 (13,off Gullickson,off Robinson); Walling
(21,off Gullickson); Bass (28,off Murphy).
3B: Doran (3,off Gullickson).
HR: Hatcher (6,3rd inning off Gullickson 0 on 1 out).
SF: Reynolds (3,off Gullickson).
IBB: Reynolds (4,by Robinson).
Team LOB: 6.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     5   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Bell 3b                       3   1   1   0       2   0       0   3
Parker rf                     5   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Davis cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Diaz c                        3   0   0   1       1   0       8   0
Perez 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      10   0
Esasky lf                     3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Concepcion 2b                 2   0   1   0       2   0       0   2
Gullickson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Stillwell ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Van Gorder ph               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Venable ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Robinson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Oester ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       8   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Parker-Larkin.
E: Parker (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Parker (27,off Knepper).
SH: Gullickson (7,off Knepper).
IBB: Davis (5,by Knepper).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper W(16-11)              5.1   3   1   1   7   2   0  26
Andersen SV(1)                3.2   1   0   0   1   3   0  13
Totals                        9     4   1   1   8   5   0  39

IBB: Knepper (13,Davis).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullickson L(13-11)           4     7   3   3   0   4   1  18
Murphy                        2     1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Robinson                      2     4   3   3   1   4   0  11
Smith                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   6   6   1   8   1  39

WP: Robinson (2).
IBB: Robinson (6,Reynolds).

Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Jerry Crawford, 2B - Charlie Williams, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 16927


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Hatcher             cf        Larkin              ss
2. Doran               2b        Bell                3b
3. Walling             3b        Parker              rf
4. Davis               1b        Davis               cf
5. Bass                rf        Diaz                c
6. Cruz                lf        Perez               1b
7. Ashby               c         Esasky              lf
8. Reynolds            ss        Concepcion          2b
9. Knepper             p         Gullickson          p

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Doran tripled
to center; Walling grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis
doubled to right [Doran scored]; Bass grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Larkin grounded out (third to first); Bell walked;
Parker doubled to center [Bell to third]; Davis was walked
intentionally; Diaz forced Parker (third unassisted) [Bell
scored, Davis to second, Diaz to first]; Perez made an out to
second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz struck out; Ashby doubled; Reynolds lined into
a double play (right to shortstop) [Ashby out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Esasky flied out to center; Concepcion walked;
Gullickson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Concepcion to second]; Larkin flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Knepper struck out; Hatcher homered; Doran struck
out; Walling doubled to left; Davis made an out to shortstop; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Bell flied out to center; Parker grounded out (second
to first); Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass singled to second; Cruz singled to right [Bass
to second]; Ashby flied out to right [Bass to third]; Reynolds
hit a sacrifice fly to left [Bass scored, Cruz to second];
Knepper struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Diaz walked; Perez singled to center [Diaz to second];
Esasky struck out; Concepcion flied out to left [Diaz to third];
STILLWELL BATTED FOR GULLICKSON; Stillwell walked [Perez to
second]; Larkin flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: MURPHY REPLACED STILLWELL (PITCHING); Hatcher
grounded out (shortstop to first); Doran flied out to right;
Walling grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Bell singled to left; Parker flied out to center;
Davis flied out to center; Diaz flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass doubled to
left; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first) [Bass to third];
Ashby flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds
1.

REDS 6TH: Perez popped to first in foul territory; Esasky
walked; Concepcion walked [Esasky to second]; VAN GORDER BATTED
FOR MURPHY; VENABLE BATTED FOR VAN GORDER; ANDERSEN REPLACED
KNEPPER (PITCHING); Venable struck out; Larkin popped to first
in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: ROBINSON REPLACED VENABLE (PITCHING); Reynolds flied
out to center; Andersen struck out; Hatcher struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Bell walked; Parker popped to third in foul territory;
Davis flied out to right; Diaz flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Doran singled to right; Walling singled to right
[Doran to third (error by Parker)]; Davis singled to right
[Doran scored, Walling to second]; Bass struck out; Robinson
threw a wild pitch [Walling to third, Davis to second]; Cruz
grounded out (first unassisted) [Walling scored, Davis to
third]; Ashby doubled to left [Davis scored]; Reynolds was
walked intentionally; Andersen struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 6, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: DRIESSEN REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING 1B); Perez flied out
to right; Esasky struck out; Concepcion singled to center;
OESTER BATTED FOR ROBINSON; Oester struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SMITH REPLACED OESTER (PITCHING); Hatcher grounded
out (third to first); Doran flied out to left; Walling grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds
1.

REDS 9TH: Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first); Bell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Parker grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  12   0    6
 Reds             1   4   1   11


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