Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 161
Played on Saturday, October 2, 1993 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  2  0  -   3 10  0
CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Candaele 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Finley cf                     4   2   2   0       0   0       9   0
Bass rf                       2   1   0   0       2   1       1   0
Gonzalez lf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Donnels 3b                    2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Brumley ph,3b               1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Cedeno ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lindeman 1b                   4   0   2   0       0   1       4   2
Taubensee c                   4   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Portugal p                    3   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Uribe ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   3  10   3       3   4      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cedeno-Lindeman.

BATTING - 
2B: Donnels (14,off Luebbers); Lindeman (3,off Luebbers).
SF: Donnels (1,off Luebbers).
GDP: Cedeno (17,off Ruffin).
IBB: Gonzalez (7,by Luebbers).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Finley (19,2nd base off Powell/Wilson).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard cf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       4   2
Branson 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   3
Morris 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       6   1
Sanders rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Sabo 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Daugherty lf                  3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Wilson c                      3   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Kessinger ss                  3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Luebbers p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Powell p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ruffin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Varsho ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spradlin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   1       1   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Morris-Kessinger-Branson, Kessinger-Branson-Morris, Howard-Branson.

BATTING - 
2B: Howard (8,off Portugal).
GDP: Sanders (10,off Portugal).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Sanders (27,2nd base off Portugal/Taubensee).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Portugal W(18-4)              7     5   1   1   0   5   0  25
Hernandez SV(9)               2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Totals                        9     5   1   1   1   8   0  32

Portugal faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Luebbers                      7     7   1   1   2   4   0  28
Powell L(0-3)                 0.1   1   2   2   1   0   0   3
Ruffin                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Spradlin                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   3   3   3   4   0  36

WP: Luebbers (4), Spradlin (3).
IBB: Luebbers (3,Gonzalez).

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Charlie Williams, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Joe West
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 26820


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Candaele            2b        Howard              cf
2. Finley              cf        Branson             2b
3. Bass                rf        Morris              1b
4. Gonzalez            lf        Sanders             rf
5. Donnels             3b        Sabo                3b
6. Cedeno              ss        Daugherty           lf
7. Lindeman            1b        Wilson              c
8. Taubensee           c         Kessinger           ss
9. Portugal            p         Luebbers            p

ASTROS 1ST: Candaele singled to left; Finley popped to second;
Bass struck out; Gonzalez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Howard doubled to left; Branson struck out; Morris
singled to center [Howard scored]; Sanders grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Morris out at second]; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Donnels grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno
struck out; Lindeman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Sabo grounded out (shortstop to first); Daugherty was
called out on strikes; Wilson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Taubensee was called out on strikes; Portugal
singled to right; Candaele flied to center; Finley popped to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Kessinger struck out; Luebbers grounded out (second to
first); Howard flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass grounded out (second to first); Gonzalez flied
to left; Donnels doubled to right; Cedeno flied to center; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Branson struck out; Morris flied to center; Sanders
singled to left; Sanders stole second; Sabo struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Lindeman grounded out (third to first); Taubensee
singled to center; On a bunt Portugal hit into a double play
(first to shortstop to second) [Taubensee out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Daugherty singled to center; Wilson flied to center;
Kessinger flied to center; Luebbers forced Daugherty (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Candaele flied to center; Finley singled to center;
Bass walked [Finley to second]; Luebbers threw a wild pitch
[Finley to third, Bass to second]; Gonzalez was walked
intentionally; Donnels out on a sacrifice fly to right [Finley
scored, Bass to third]; Cedeno flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Howard grounded out (first unassisted); Branson flied
to left; Morris grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Lindeman doubled to left; Taubensee flied to left;
Portugal singled to center [Lindeman out at home (center to
catcher), Portugal to second (on throw)]; Candaele grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Sanders flied to center; Sabo flied to center;
Daugherty flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds
1.

ASTROS 8TH: POWELL REPLACED LUEBBERS (PITCHING); Finley singled
to right; Finley stole second; Bass walked; Gonzalez grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Finley to third, Bass to second];
BRUMLEY BATTED FOR DONNELS; RUFFIN REPLACED POWELL (PITCHING);
Brumley singled to center [Finley scored, Bass scored]; Cedeno
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Brumley out at second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: BRUMLEY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Wilson singled to
center; HERNANDEZ REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); URIBE REPLACED
PORTUGAL (PLAYING SS); Kessinger flied to center; VARSHO BATTED
FOR RUFFIN; Varsho forced Wilson (first to shortstop) [Varsho to
first]; Howard walked [Varsho to second]; Branson flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SPRADLIN REPLACED VARSHO (PITCHING); Lindeman
singled to right; Spradlin threw a wild pitch [Lindeman to
second]; Taubensee popped to third; Uribe lined into a double
play (center to second) [Lindeman out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 9TH: Morris struck out; Sanders struck out; Sabo struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  10   0    6
 Reds             1   5   0    4


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