St. Louis Cardinals 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Thursday, August 18, 1988 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
STL N    1  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   2  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Young cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Doran 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Puhl lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Davis 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       5   0
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Walling 3b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ramirez ss                    3   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Trevino c                     2   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Scott p                       2   0   0   1       0   0       0   1
  Hatcher ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agosto p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   4   1       3   3      24   6

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

BATTING - 
2B: Trevino (12,off Forsch).
GDP: Bass (15,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Trevino (2,2nd base by Forsch/Pagnozzi).

St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Coleman lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
McGee cf                      3   1   1   0       0   2       5   0
Guerrero 1b                   3   0   1   0       1   1       9   1
Brunansky rf                  4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Pendleton 3b                  3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Smith ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Oquendo 2b                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   6
Pagnozzi c                    3   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Ford ph                     1   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                       29   2   7   2       1   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Oquendo-Smith-Guerrero.

BATTING - 
2B: Oquendo (6,off Scott).
3B: Brunansky (4,off Scott).
HR: Brunansky (18,6th inning off Scott 0 on 2 out).
HBP: McGee (1,by Scott).
GDP: Brunansky 2 (11,off Scott,off Agosto).
IBB: Guerrero (3,by Agosto).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: McGee (37,2nd base off Scott/Trevino); Coleman 2 (63,2nd base off Agosto/Trevino,3rd
base off Agosto/Trevino).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott L(13-4)                 7     6   2   2   0   6   1  27
Agosto                        1     1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        8     7   2   2   1   7   1  31

HBP: Scott (7,McGee).
IBB: Agosto (11,Guerrero).

St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(7-4)                 7     4   1   1   3   2   0  26
Dayley                        1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Worrell SV(23)                0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     4   1   1   3   3   0  32


Umpires: HP - Bob Davidson, 1B - Mark Hirschbeck, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Steve Rippley
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 27355


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                St. Louis Cardinals      
1. Young               cf        Coleman             lf
2. Doran               2b        McGee               cf
3. Puhl                lf        Guerrero            1b
4. Davis               1b        Brunansky           rf
5. Bass                rf        Pendleton           3b
6. Walling             3b        Smith               ss
7. Ramirez             ss        Oquendo             2b
8. Trevino             c         Pagnozzi            c
9. Scott               p         Forsch              p

ASTROS 1ST: 19 minute rain delay at start of game; On a
bunt Young made an out to first; Doran grounded out (first to
pitcher); Puhl lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 0.

CARDINALS 1ST: Coleman was called out on strikes; McGee was hit
by a pitch; McGee stole second; Guerrero flied to center [McGee
to third]; Brunansky tripled to right [McGee scored]; Pendleton
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis struck out; Bass flied to left; Walling
singled to center; Ramirez forced Walling (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 2ND: Smith popped to shortstop; Oquendo popped to
left; Pagnozzi singled to left; Forsch grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Trevino flied to center; Scott lined to left; Young
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: Coleman flied to left; McGee singled to left;
Guerrero singled to center [McGee to third]; Brunansky grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to second to first)
[Guerrero out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Doran grounded out (second to first); Puhl walked;
Davis walked [Puhl to second]; Bass flied to left; Walling lined
to pitcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Pendleton flied to right; Smith flied to left;
Oquendo flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ramirez singled to left; Trevino doubled to right
[Ramirez to third]; Scott grounded out (second to first)
[Ramirez scored]; Young struck out; Doran flied to center; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: Pagnozzi struck out; Forsch struck out; On a bunt
Coleman made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Puhl grounded out (second to first); Davis singled
to left; Bass grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to shortstop to first) [Davis out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 1.

CARDINALS 6TH: McGee struck out; Guerrero struck out; Brunansky
homered; Pendleton flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Walling grounded out (first unassisted); Ramirez
lined to center; Trevino walked; Trevino was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Smith popped to center; Oquendo doubled to left;
Pagnozzi grounded out (pitcher to first); FORD BATTED FOR
FORSCH; Ford popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 8TH: DAYLEY REPLACED FORD (PITCHING); HATCHER BATTED FOR
SCOTT; Hatcher popped to first; Young flied to center; Doran
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: AGOSTO REPLACED HATCHER (PITCHING); Coleman
singled to center; Coleman stole second; Coleman stole third;
McGee struck out; Guerrero was walked intentionally; Brunansky
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Guerrero out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Cardinals 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Puhl was called out on strikes; WORRELL REPLACED
DAYLEY (PITCHING); Davis flied to center; Bass grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Cardinals 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    4
 Cardinals        2   7   0    5


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