Houston Astros 3, San Francisco Giants 2
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Tuesday, August 9, 1988 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  1    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2  8  2
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  1    0  1  x  -   3  8  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Butler cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Thompson 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Clark 1b                      3   0   2   1       1   0       6   1
Mitchell 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   2       2   2
Aldrete lf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Maldonado ph,rf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Youngblood rf,lf              4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Melvin c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Nixon pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brenly c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Uribe ss                      4   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
Downs p                       3   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Totals                       34   2   8   2       1   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Downs-Uribe, Mitchell-Thompson-Clark.
E: Clark (9), Brenly (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Thompson (20,off Andujar); Downs (2,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Butler (25,2nd base off Andujar/Trevino); Nixon (6,2nd base off Darwin/Trevino).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Doran 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   2       2   1
Puhl lf                       3   2   3   0       1   0       2   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   2   2       0   0      14   0
Bass rf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Ramirez ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Trevino c                     2   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Andujar p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Candaele ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walling ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   8   3       3   5      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: Ramirez (18,off Downs); Puhl (6,off Downs).
GDP: Ramirez (11,off Downs).
IBB: Trevino (2,by Downs).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl 2 (20,2nd base off Downs/Melvin,2nd base off Downs/Brenly).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Downs L(11-9)                 8     8   3   3   3   5   0  34

IBB: Downs (8,Trevino).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar                       5     4   1   1   1   1   0  19
Darwin                        2     2   1   1   0   3   0   8
Agosto W(8-0)                 1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Smith SV(21)                  1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   2   2   1   4   0  35


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 22733


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Butler              cf        Young               cf
2. Thompson            2b        Doran               2b
3. Clark               1b        Puhl                lf
4. Mitchell            3b        Davis               1b
5. Aldrete             lf        Bass                rf
6. Youngblood          rf        Caminiti            3b
7. Melvin              c         Ramirez             ss
8. Uribe               ss        Trevino             c
9. Downs               p         Andujar             p

GIANTS 1ST: Butler popped to shortstop; Thompson doubled to
left; Clark walked; Mitchell popped to first; Aldrete grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 1ST: Young grounded out (third to first); Doran struck
out; Puhl singled to center; Puhl stole second; Davis flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Youngblood popped to first; Melvin grounded out
(shortstop to first); Uribe grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass flied to left; Caminiti grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); Ramirez doubled to left; Trevino was walked
intentionally; Andujar forced Trevino (second to shortstop); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Downs grounded out (pitcher to first); Butler
singled to center; Thompson lined to left; Butler stole second;
Clark singled to center [Butler scored, Clark out at second
(center to third)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Young struck out; Doran walked; Puhl walked [Doran
to second]; Davis singled to left [Doran scored, Puhl to
second]; Bass lined into a double play (pitcher to shortstop)
[Puhl out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Mitchell struck out; Aldrete grounded out (first
unassisted); Youngblood grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti singled to right; Ramirez grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Caminiti out at second];
Trevino was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Melvin grounded out (pitcher to first); Uribe popped
to second; Downs doubled to left; Butler lined to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: CANDAELE BATTED FOR ANDUJAR; Candaele grounded out
(second to first); Young popped to third; Doran was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 6TH: DARWIN REPLACED CANDAELE (PITCHING); Thompson was
called out on strikes; Clark popped to shortstop; Mitchell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl doubled to center; Davis grounded out (first
unassisted) [Puhl to third]; Bass singled to right [Puhl
scored]; Caminiti grounded out (first to second to first) [Bass
to second]; ball rolled up Will Clark's arm to Robby
Thompson; Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Aldrete grounded out (shortstop to first);
Youngblood lined to right; Melvin singled to center; NIXON RAN
FOR MELVIN; Nixon stole second; Uribe singled to center [Nixon
scored]; Downs struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: BRENLY REPLACED NIXON (PLAYING C ); Trevino flied to
left; WALLING BATTED FOR DARWIN; Walling flied to center; Young
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 2.

GIANTS 8TH: AGOSTO REPLACED WALLING (PITCHING); Butler grounded
out (first unassisted); Thompson grounded out (third to first);
Clark singled to shortstop; Mitchell singled to left [Clark to
second]; MALDONADO BATTED FOR ALDRETE; Maldonado forced Mitchell
(third to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MALDONADO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); YOUNGBLOOD
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Doran flied to left; Puhl
singled to center; Puhl stole second [Puhl to third (error by
Brenly)]; Davis singled to center [Puhl scored]; Bass struck
out; Caminiti reached on an error by Clark [Davis to third];
Ramirez forced Caminiti (shortstop unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 2 E, 2
LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 3.

GIANTS 9TH: SMITH REPLACED AGOSTO (PITCHING); Youngblood lined
to left; Brenly grounded out (third to first); Uribe popped to
first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           2   8   2    6
 Astros           3   8   0    7


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