Cincinnati Reds 8, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 10
Played on Saturday, April 16, 1988 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  5  2  -   8 15  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  7  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     5   1   2   1       0   0       2   3
Concepcion 2b                 4   0   2   0       0   0       2   9
Daniels lf                    3   2   1   0       2   1       3   0
Davis cf                      5   2   3   1       0   0       2   0
Jones rf                      5   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Diaz c                        5   1   1   1       0   0       3   1
Esasky 1b                     3   0   1   1       1   1      13   0
Sabo 3b                       4   0   2   0       0   1       1   3
Soto p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Rijo p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Garcia ph                   2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Murphy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   8  15   6       3   4      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Sabo-Concepcion-Esasky, Concepcion-Larkin-Esasky, Murphy-Concepcion-Esasky.

BATTING - 
2B: Garcia (1,off Camacho); Davis (1,off Camacho).
HR: Diaz (3,5th inning off Knepper 0 on 0 out).
SH: Concepcion (1,off Camacho).
GDP: Daniels (4,off Knepper); Concepcion (1,off Agosto).
IBB: Daniels (2,by Camacho).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sabo (5,2nd base off Knepper/Ashby); Davis (4,2nd base off Knepper/Ashby);
Jones 2 (4,2nd base off Andersen/Ashby,3rd base off Andersen/Ashby).
CS: Concepcion (1,2nd base by Knepper/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Hatcher lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Doran 2b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       4   2
Davis 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   0      11   2
Bass rf                       3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Ashby c                       3   0   2   1       0   0       4   0
Walling 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       0   6
Ramirez ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Knepper p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Puhl ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Camacho p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Andersen p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pankovits ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   7   2       2   3      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Knepper-Ramirez-Davis, Doran-Ramirez-Davis.

BATTING - 
2B: Davis (2,off Soto).
SF: Bass (1,off Soto).
GDP: Ramirez (2,off Rijo); Young (1,off Murphy); Davis (1,off Murphy).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Young (3,2nd base by Soto/Diaz).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Soto                          6.1   7   2   2   0   3   0  25
Rijo W(3-1)                   0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Murphy                        2     0   0   0   2   0   0   6
Totals                        9     7   2   2   2   3   0  32

BK: Soto (3).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Knepper                       6     5   1   1   2   2   1  23
Camacho L(0-1)                1.1   4   5   5   1   2   0   9
Andersen                      0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   4
Agosto                        1     4   2   2   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9    15   8   8   3   4   1  42

WP: Agosto (1).
BK: Knepper (1), Camacho (1), Agosto (1).
IBB: Camacho (1,Daniels).

Umpires: HP - Dave Pallone, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Eric Gregg
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 21308


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Larkin              ss        Young               cf
2. Concepcion          2b        Hatcher             lf
3. Daniels             lf        Doran               2b
4. Davis               cf        Davis               1b
5. Jones               rf        Bass                rf
6. Diaz                c         Ashby               c
7. Esasky              1b        Walling             3b
8. Sabo                3b        Ramirez             ss
9. Soto                p         Knepper             p

REDS 1ST: Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first); Concepcion
singled to left; Daniels grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Concepcion out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young grounded out (second to first); Hatcher
grounded out (shortstop to first); Doran flied to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Davis grounded out (third to first); Jones grounded
out (shortstop to first); Diaz grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis grounded out (third to first); Bass lined to
left; Ashby singled to right; Walling flied to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Esasky grounded out (third to first); Sabo singled to
third; Soto popped to second; Sabo stole second; Larkin grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ramirez flied to left; Knepper was called out on
strikes; Young singled to left; Young was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion singled to left; Daniels struck out;
Concepcion was picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to
first to second); Davis singled to third; Davis stole second;
Jones grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Hatcher struck out; Doran grounded out (second to
first); Davis popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Diaz homered; Esasky walked; Sabo flied to left; Soto
struck out; Larkin lined to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bass singled to center; Soto balked [Bass to
second]; Ashby grounded out (second to first) [Bass to third];
Walling struck out; Ramirez grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Concepcion flied to right; Daniels walked; Knepper
balked [Daniels to second]; Davis popped to second; Jones flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: PUHL BATTED FOR KNEPPER; Puhl grounded out (second
to first); Young grounded out (second to first); Hatcher
grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: CAMACHO REPLACED PUHL (PITCHING); Diaz grounded out
(third to first); Esasky was called out on strikes; Sabo struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Doran singled to center; Davis doubled to right
[Doran to third]; Bass out on a sacrifice fly to center [Doran
scored, Davis to third]; Ashby singled to center [Davis scored];
Walling singled to right [Ashby to second]; RIJO REPLACED SOTO
(PITCHING); Ramirez grounded into a double play (third to second
to first) [Walling out at second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 2.

REDS 8TH: GARCIA BATTED FOR RIJO; Garcia doubled to left; Larkin
singled to center [Garcia scored]; Concepcion out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Larkin to second]; Daniels was walked
intentionally; Davis doubled to left [Larkin scored, Daniels to
third]; Camacho balked [Daniels scored, Davis to third]; Jones
singled to left [Davis scored]; ANDERSEN REPLACED CAMACHO
(PITCHING); Jones stole second; Diaz grounded out (third to
first); Jones stole third; Esasky singled to right [Jones
scored]; Sabo singled to left [Esasky to second]; Garcia
grounded out (second to first); 5 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MURPHY REPLACED GARCIA (PITCHING); PANKOVITS BATTED
FOR ANDERSEN; Pankovits walked; Young grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Pankovits out at second];
Hatcher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 2.

REDS 9TH: AGOSTO REPLACED PANKOVITS (PITCHING); Larkin singled
to shortstop; Concepcion grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Larkin out at second]; Daniels singled to
shortstop; Davis singled to center [Daniels to second]; Agosto
threw a wild pitch [Daniels to third, Davis to second]; Agosto
balked [Daniels scored, Davis to third]; Jones singled to
shortstop [Davis scored]; Diaz flied to center; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 8, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Doran walked; Davis grounded into a double play
(pitcher to second to first) [Doran out at second]; Bass flied
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 8, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             8  15   0    7
 Astros           2   7   0    3


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