St. Louis Cardinals 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Saturday, August 26, 1989 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    1  0  0    2  0  0    1  0  1  -   5 10  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  1  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McGee cf                      5   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Smith ss                      5   1   2   0       0   0       1   4
Thompson lf                   4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Dayley p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Walling ph,1b               1   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Guerrero 1b                   3   1   2   2       2   0       8   2
  Worrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pendleton 3b                  4   1   1   2       0   1       0   4
Brunansky rf                  3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Oquendo 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Zeile c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Hill p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Morris ph,lf                2   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       36   5  10   5       4   2      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Smith (26,off Rhoden).
3B: Zeile (1,off Rhoden).
HR: Pendleton (11,4th inning off Rhoden 1 on 0 out).
GDP: Oquendo (12,off Rhoden).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Thompson (22,2nd base off Rhoden/Biggio); Guerrero (1,2nd base off Rhoden/Biggio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss,2b                 5   0   1   0       0   1       1   5
Reynolds 2b                   3   0   1   1       0   0       1   5
  Doran ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spilman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bass lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Davis 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   0      15   0
Wilson rf                     4   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Puhl cf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Biggio c                      2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Darwin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ramirez ph,ss               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Caminiti 3b                   3   1   1   1       1   1       0   1
Rhoden p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Trevino c                   2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   3   9   3       2   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Reynolds-Yelding-Davis.

BATTING - 
HR: Wilson (10,8th inning off Dayley 0 on 2 out).
SH: Rhoden (2,off Hill).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Puhl (8,2nd base off Hill/Zeile).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hill W(7-10)                  6     5   2   2   2   2   0  25
Dayley                        2     3   1   1   0   0   1   9
Worrell SV(19)                1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   3   1  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rhoden L(1-5)                 6.2   7   4   4   4   1   1  30
Darwin                        1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Smith                         1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    10   5   5   4   2   1  40


Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Steve Rippley, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 31301


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. McGee               cf        Yelding             ss
2. Smith               ss        Reynolds            2b
3. Thompson            lf        Bass                lf
4. Guerrero            1b        Davis               1b
5. Pendleton           3b        Wilson              rf
6. Brunansky           rf        Puhl                cf
7. Oquendo             2b        Biggio              c
8. Zeile               c         Caminiti            3b
9. Hill                p         Rhoden              p

CARDINALS 1ST: McGee grounded out (third to first); Smith
grounded out (pitcher to first); Thompson singled to shortstop;
Thompson stole second; Guerrero singled to left [Thompson
scored, Guerrero to second (on throw to home)]; Pendleton
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Yelding grounded out (third to first); Reynolds
grounded out (first to pitcher); Bass lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Brunansky grounded out (shortstop to first);
Oquendo grounded out (second to first); Zeile tripled to right;
Hill flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Davis flied to right; Wilson singled to center; Puhl
forced Wilson (first to shortstop); Puhl stole second; Biggio
walked; Caminiti singled to center [Puhl scored, Biggio to
second]; Rhoden grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 3RD: McGee grounded out (second to first); Smith
popped to second; Thompson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Yelding struck out; Reynolds flied to right; Bass
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 1, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 4TH: Guerrero walked; Pendleton homered [Guerrero
scored]; Brunansky lined to center; Oquendo grounded out (second
to first); Zeile walked; Hill grounded out (pitcher to first); 2
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis singled to left; Wilson struck out; Puhl
grounded out (second to first) [Davis to second]; Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 1.

CARDINALS 5TH: McGee flied to left; Smith doubled to left;
Thompson grounded out (second to first) [Smith to third];
Guerrero walked; Guerrero stole second; Pendleton flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Caminiti walked; Rhoden out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Caminiti to second]; Yelding lined to
center; Reynolds singled to left [Caminiti scored]; Bass
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Brunansky walked; Oquendo grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Brunansky out at second];
Zeile grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Davis singled to left; Wilson lined to right; Puhl
flied to center; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 3, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: MORRIS BATTED FOR HILL; Morris struck out; McGee
lined to left; Smith singled to center; Thompson singled to
center [Smith to third]; DARWIN REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING);
TREVINO REPLACED RHODEN (PLAYING C ); Guerrero singled to right
[Smith scored, Thompson to third]; Pendleton was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: MORRIS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); DAYLEY REPLACED
THOMPSON (PITCHING); Caminiti flied to center; Trevino grounded
out (shortstop to first); Yelding singled to left; DORAN BATTED
FOR REYNOLDS; Doran popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: DORAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Brunansky
popped to first; Oquendo flied to left; Zeile popped to second;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Bass flied to left; Davis grounded out (shortstop to
first); Wilson homered; Puhl singled to left; RAMIREZ BATTED FOR
DARWIN; Ramirez grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 4, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: RAMIREZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); YELDING
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); SMITH REPLACED DORAN (PITCHING);
Morris singled to right; McGee lined to right; Smith grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Morris to second]; WALLING BATTED FOR
DAYLEY; Walling singled to left [Morris scored, Walling to
second (on throw to home)]; Guerrero grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WALLING STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); WORRELL
REPLACED GUERRERO (PITCHING); Caminiti struck out; Trevino
singled to left; Yelding grounded out (third to first) [Trevino
to second]; SPILMAN BATTED FOR SMITH; Spilman grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        5  10   0    8
 Astros           3   9   0    8


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