Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Tuesday, April 11, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  1  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   3  7  2
HOU N    4  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   5  5  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Sabo 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   2       0   2
Daniels lf                    2   0   0   0       2   0       5   0
Davis cf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Benzinger 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
O'Neill rf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Reed c                        4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   1   1       0   0       0   4
Mahler p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Griffey ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tekulve p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Charlton p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   2       2   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Larkin (3), Sabo (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Sabo (2,off Deshaies); Reed (4,off Deshaies).
HR: Davis (2,2nd inning off Deshaies 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sabo (2,3rd base off Deshaies/Ashby); Daniels (1,2nd base off Deshaies/Ashby).
CS: Daniels (1,2nd base by Deshaies/Ashby).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher cf,lf                 4   1   0   0       0   1       4   0
Reynolds ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
  Young cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl lf,rf                    3   2   2   1       1   0       0   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1      12   2
Doran 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       0   4
Bass rf                       2   1   0   1       1   0       4   0
  Biggio c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ashby c                       2   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
  Ramirez ph,ss               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   1   2       0   0       1   3
Deshaies p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Darwin p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   5   5   5       3   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Caminiti-Davis.

BATTING - 
SF: Bass (1,off Charlton).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bass (1,2nd base off Mahler/Reed); Puhl (1,2nd base off Tekulve/Reed).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mahler L(0-2)                 6     3   4   0   3   2   0  25
Tekulve                       1.1   2   1   0   0   2   0   7
Charlton                      0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8     5   5   0   3   4   0  34

WP: Mahler (1).
BK: Mahler 2 (2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Deshaies W(1-1)               6     6   3   3   2   3   1  25
Darwin                        2     1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Smith SV(1)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   2   4   1  34

Deshaies faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Deshaies (2), Darwin (1).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Gary Darling, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 22490


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Larkin              ss        Hatcher             cf
2. Sabo                3b        Reynolds            ss
3. Daniels             lf        Puhl                lf
4. Davis               cf        Davis               1b
5. Benzinger           1b        Doran               2b
6. O'Neill             rf        Bass                rf
7. Reed                c         Ashby               c
8. Oester              2b        Caminiti            3b
9. Mahler              p         Deshaies            p

REDS 1ST: Larkin flied to center; Sabo struck out; Daniels
walked; Daniels was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first to second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Hatcher reached on an error by Sabo [Hatcher to
second]; Reynolds grounded out (shortstop to first) [Hatcher to
third]; Puhl singled to left [Hatcher scored (unearned)]; Mahler
threw a wild pitch [Puhl to second]; Davis grounded out (pitcher
to first); Doran singled to left [Puhl scored (unearned)];
Mahler balked [Doran to second]; Mahler balked [Doran to third];
Bass walked; Bass stole second; Ashby walked; Caminiti singled
to right [Doran scored (unearned), Bass scored (unearned), Ashby
to third]; Deshaies grounded out (third to first); 4 R (0 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 2ND: Davis homered; Benzinger flied to center; O'Neill
grounded out (second to first); Reed struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Hatcher flied to center; Reynolds was called out on
strikes; Puhl walked; Davis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 3RD: Oester flied to right; Mahler popped to first; Larkin
singled to center; Deshaies threw a wild pitch [Larkin to
second]; Sabo grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Doran grounded out (first unassisted); Bass flied to
left; Ashby flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros
4.

REDS 4TH: Daniels grounded out (second to first); Davis struck
out; Benzinger singled to right; O'Neill forced Benzinger (first
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti flied to center; Deshaies flied to center;
Hatcher grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 5TH: Reed grounded out (first unassisted); Oester grounded
out (third to first); Mahler flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Reynolds grounded out (first unassisted); Puhl
grounded out (second to first); Davis grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: Larkin flied to right; Sabo doubled to left; Daniels
walked; Davis flied to right; Sabo stole third and Daniels stole
second; Benzinger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Doran grounded out (second to first); Bass flied to
left; Ashby popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: O'Neill singled to third; Reed doubled to right
[O'Neill to third]; DARWIN REPLACED DESHAIES (PITCHING); Darwin
threw a wild pitch [O'Neill scored, Reed to third]; Oester
singled to right [Reed scored]; GRIFFEY BATTED FOR MAHLER;
Griffey lined into a double play (third to third to first)
[Oester out at first]; Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first);
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: TEKULVE REPLACED GRIFFEY (PITCHING); Caminiti
grounded out (second to first); Darwin struck out; Hatcher
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

REDS 8TH: Sabo was called out on strikes; Daniels popped to
shortstop; Davis flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Reynolds flied to left; Puhl singled to left; Puhl
stole second; Davis singled to right [Puhl to third, Davis to
second (on throw to home)]; Doran reached on an error by Larkin;
CHARLTON REPLACED TEKULVE (PITCHING); Bass out on a sacrifice
fly to left [Puhl scored (unearned)]; RAMIREZ BATTED FOR ASHBY;
Ramirez grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: HATCHER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); YOUNG REPLACED
REYNOLDS (PLAYING CF); PUHL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
BIGGIO REPLACED BASS (PLAYING C ); RAMIREZ STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING SS); SMITH REPLACED DARWIN (PITCHING); Benzinger flied
to left; O'Neill grounded out (second to first); Reed grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3   7   2    4
 Astros           5   5   0    5


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