Houston Astros 4, St. Louis Cardinals 0
Regular Season Game 119
Played on Tuesday, August 18, 1987 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  1
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    1  1  x  -   4  8  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Smith ss                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   3
Pendleton 3b                  3   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
  Peters p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dawley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Clark 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   3      10   0
McGee cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Morris rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Oquendo 2b                    2   0   1   0       1   0       3   6
Pena c                        3   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Cox p                         2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Horton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Booker ph,3b                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Totals                       30   0   3   0       3  10      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Oquendo-Clark, Booker-Oquendo-Clark.
E: Clark (12).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Smith (33,2nd base off Smith/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Hatcher lf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Doran 2b                      3   1   2   0       1   0       1   2
Ashby c                       3   1   2   3       1   0      10   0
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Davis 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       7   1
Walling 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
C. Reynolds ss                3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Ryan p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   4   8   4       3   1      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Doran (18,off Cox); Davis (29,off Cox).
3B: Young (2,off Cox).
HR: Ashby (12,4th inning off Cox 1 on 0 out).
SH: Ryan (7,off Cox).
GDP: Bass (11,off Peters).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hatcher (7,2nd base by Cox/Pena).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cox L(8-4)                    6.1   6   3   3   2   1   1  26
Horton                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Peters                        0.2   2   1   1   1   0   0   4
Dawley                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     8   4   4   3   1   1  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan W(5-13)                  7     3   0   0   2   9   0  26
Smith SV(20)                  2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Totals                        9     3   0   0   3  10   0  33


Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Tom Hallion
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 28790


Starting Lineups:

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

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman struck out; Smith grounded out (third to
first); Pendleton walked; Clark forced Pendleton (third to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young tripled; Hatcher reached on a fielder's choice
[Young out at home (third to catcher)]; Hatcher was caught
stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Doran walked; Ashby
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: McGee struck out; Morris grounded out (first
unassisted); Oquendo walked; Pena flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass flied out to center; Davis grounded out
(shortstop to first); Walling grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Cox flied out to right; Coleman struck out; Smith
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: C. Reynolds reached on an error by Clark [C.
Reynolds to first]; Ryan out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [C. Reynolds to second]; Young flied out to center;
Hatcher grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pendleton flied out to left; Clark struck out;
McGee grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran doubled; Ashby homered [Doran scored]; Bass
grounded out (second to first); Davis flied out to left; Walling
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals
0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Morris flied out to right; Oquendo grounded out
(pitcher to first); Pena singled; Cox grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: C. Reynolds flied out to center; Ryan grounded out
(shortstop to first); Young flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Coleman struck out; Smith struck out; Pendleton
singled; Clark struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Hatcher singled; Doran hit into a double play
(second to first) [Hatcher out at second]; Ashby walked; Bass
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: McGee grounded out (second to first); Morris
flied out to center; Oquendo singled; Pena struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis doubled; Walling grounded out (first
unassisted) [Davis to third]; C. Reynolds singled [Davis scored,
C. Reynolds to second (on throw to home)]; CRUZ BATTED FOR RYAN;
HORTON REPLACED COX (PITCHING); Cruz reached on a fielder's
choice [C. Reynolds out at third (pitcher to third to
shortstop)]; Young flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 8TH: BOOKER BATTED FOR HORTON; SMITH REPLACED CRUZ
(PITCHING); Booker walked; Coleman flied out to left; Smith
forced Booker (second to shortstop); Smith stole second;
Pendleton grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Cardinals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: PETERS REPLACED PENDLETON (PITCHING); BOOKER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Hatcher walked; Doran singled [Hatcher to
third]; Ashby singled [Hatcher scored, Doran to second]; Bass
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Doran to
third, Ashby out at second]; DAWLEY REPLACED PETERS (PITCHING);
Davis flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0,
Astros 4.

CARDINALS 9TH: Clark struck out; McGee grounded out (first
unassisted); Morris popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        0   3   1    6
 Astros           4   8   0    5


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