St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 41
Played on Saturday, May 23, 1987 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  2  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  1
HOU N    1  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   3 10  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   0   0   0       1   1       4   2
Smith ss                      5   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Pendleton 3b                  3   1   2   0       2   0       1   3
Clark 1b                      3   2   2   2       2   0       8   0
Herr 2b                       2   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
  Booker ph,2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ford ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lake ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Morris rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Oquendo rf,2b                 3   0   0   1       0   0       3   2
Pena c                        3   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
Tunnell p                     1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Perry p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Soff p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dayley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       6   4      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Coleman-Pendleton-Herr-Clark, Smith-Herr-Clark, Oquendo-Smith-Clark, Coleman-Clark.
E: Perry (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Clark (11,3rd inning off Knepper 1 on 1 out).
SH: Tunnell (1,off Lopez).
SF: Oquendo (2,off Knepper).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Booker (2,2nd base off Lopez/Ashby); Smith (11,2nd base off Andersen/Ashby).
CS: Pendleton (5,2nd base by Lopez/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Doran 2b                      4   0   2   1       0   0       3   1
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   1       0   1       2   0
Davis 1b                      3   1   2   1       1   0       9   0
Walling 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Pankovits ph,3b             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ashby c                       4   0   1   0       0   1       4   2
C. Reynolds ss                2   1   2   0       0   0       1   3
  Thon ph,ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Knepper p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Garner ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Householder ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meads p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bailey ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3  10   3       2   4      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Hatcher (9,off Tunnell); C. Reynolds (5,off Tunnell); Doran (5,off Tunnell).
HR: Davis (7,4th inning off Tunnell 0 on 0 out).
SF: Cruz (1,off Tunnell).
GDP: Bass (6,off Tunnell); Pankovits (1,off Dayley).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Tunnell                       4.2   7   3   3   1   4   1  20
Perry W(2-1)                  2.2   2   0   0   0   0   0  10
Soff                          0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Dayley                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Worrell SV(10)                1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   3   3   2   4   1  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper L(2-4)                3     4   4   4   2   0   1  15
Lopez                         2     2   0   0   2   0   0   9
Andersen                      1.1   2   0   0   1   1   0   7
Meads                         0.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   2
Smith                         2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     8   4   4   6   4   1  40


Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Jim Quick
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 31443


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Coleman             lf        Hatcher             cf
2. Smith               ss        Doran               2b
3. Pendleton           3b        Cruz                lf
4. Clark               1b        Davis               1b
5. Herr                2b        Walling             3b
6. McGee               cf        Bass                rf
7. Oquendo             rf        Ashby               c
8. Pena                c         C. Reynolds         ss
9. Tunnell             p         Knepper             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman flied out to right; Smith grounded out
(pitcher to first); Pendleton made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher doubled; Doran singled [Hatcher to third];
Cruz sacrifice flied into a double play to left [Hatcher scored,
Doran out at second (left to third to second to first)]; Davis
flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Clark walked; Herr singled [Clark to second];
McGee grounded out (shortstop to first) [Clark to third, Herr to
second]; Oquendo hit a sacrifice fly to center [Clark scored,
Herr to third]; Pena walked; Tunnell singled [Herr scored, Pena
to second]; Coleman forced Pena (third unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Walling singled; Bass grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Walling out at second]; Ashby
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
2, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Smith flied out to left; Pendleton singled; Clark
homered [Pendleton scored]; Herr lined to third; McGee flied out
to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: C. Reynolds singled; GARNER BATTED FOR KNEPPER;
Garner flied out to center; Hatcher walked [C. Reynolds to
second]; Doran flied out to left; Cruz struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: LOPEZ REPLACED GARNER (PITCHING); Oquendo flied
out to left; Pena singled; Tunnell out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Pena to second]; Coleman walked; Smith made
an out to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis homered; Walling struck out; Bass grounded out
(second to first); Ashby struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pendleton singled; Pendleton was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Clark walked; BOOKER BATTED FOR
HERR; Booker forced Clark (shortstop to second); Booker stole
second; McGee grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: BOOKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); C. Reynolds
doubled; HOUSEHOLDER BATTED FOR LOPEZ; Householder was called
out on strikes; Hatcher grounded out (third to first); Doran
doubled [C. Reynolds scored]; PERRY REPLACED TUNNELL (PITCHING);
Cruz flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4,
Astros 3.

CARDINALS 6TH: ANDERSEN REPLACED HOUSEHOLDER (PITCHING); Oquendo
grounded out (first unassisted); Pena grounded out (shortstop to
first); Perry grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis singled; Walling made an out to third; Bass
forced Davis (pitcher to second to shortstop); Ashby flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 7TH: Coleman struck out; Smith singled; Smith stole
second; Pendleton walked; Clark singled [Smith to third,
Pendleton to second]; FORD BATTED FOR BOOKER; LAKE BATTED FOR
FORD; MEADS REPLACED ANDERSEN (PITCHING); Lake struck out; McGee
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: THON BATTED FOR C. REYNOLDS; MORRIS REPLACED LAKE
(PLAYING RF); OQUENDO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Thon flied
out to right; BAILEY BATTED FOR MEADS; Bailey singled; Hatcher
forced Bailey (third to second); Hatcher was picked off first
but was safe on an error by Perry [Hatcher to second]; Doran
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: THON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); SMITH REPLACED
BAILEY (PITCHING); Oquendo grounded out (first unassisted); Pena
struck out; Perry grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Cruz made an out to second; SOFF REPLACED PERRY
(PITCHING); Davis walked; PANKOVITS BATTED FOR WALLING; DAYLEY
REPLACED SOFF (PITCHING); Pankovits grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: PANKOVITS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Coleman
flied out to center; Smith grounded out (shortstop to first);
Pendleton walked; Clark made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WORRELL REPLACED DAYLEY (PITCHING); Bass flied out
to right; Ashby singled; Thon hit into a double play (left to
first) [Ashby out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
4, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        4   8   1    9
 Astros           3  10   0    5


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