Game Information
Score of Game
St. Louis Cardinals 7 Houston Astros 5
Game Date
Start Time
Night
Innings
9
DH Used
Yes
Ballpark
Attendance
22,533
Weather
Vis Manager
Home Manager
Hal Lanier (HOU)
Winning Pitcher
Losing Pitcher
Save Pitcher
Umpires
SLN Record
24-14 -- NL East -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 1 / 1 / 2
SLN Streak
Win 3
HOU Record
20-20 -- NL West -- Ranks (Div/Lg/MLB): 4 / 7 / 14
HOU Streak
Loss 3
Notable Events
None of note
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  • Top of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1SLN1Vince ColemanLFLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout10-0---
    1SLN2Ozzie SmithSSLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]20-0---
    1SLN3Terry Pendleton3BLHOUNolan RyanRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Billy Hatcher]30-0---
    Bottom of Inning 1
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    1HOU1Billy HatcherCFRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Curt Ford]40-0---
    1HOU2Bill Doran2BRSLNTim ConroyLWalk1---0-0---Walked50-0---
    1HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNTim ConroyLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Curt Ford]60-0---
    1HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNTim ConroyLDouble21--0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Bill Doran Scored70-0---
    1HOU5Phil Garner3BRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout2-2-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Willie McGee]81-0---
    Top of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2SLN4Jack Clark1BRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout90-1---
    2SLN5Willie McGeeCFLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Phil Garner]100-1---
    2SLN6Tom Herr2BLHOUNolan RyanRFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]110-1---
    Bottom of Inning 2
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    2HOU6Kevin BassRFRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Curt Ford]121-0---
    2HOU7Alan AshbyCRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout1---0-0---Grounded out to First Base [Jack Clark]131-0---
    2HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNTim ConroyLSingle2---0-0---Infield Single to141-0---
    2HOU9Nolan RyanPRSLNTim ConroyLStolen Base21--0-0---Dickie Thon Stole 2B [Tim Conroy/Steve Lake]151-0Non-Batter Event
    2HOU9Nolan RyanPRSLNTim ConroyLWalk2-2-0-0---Walked161-0---
    2HOU1Billy HatcherCFRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Willie McGee]171-0---
    Top of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3SLN7Curt FordRFLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout180-1---
    3SLN8Steve LakeCRHOUNolan RyanRDouble1---0-0---Doubled on fly ball to190-1---
    3SLN9Tim ConroyPLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout200-1---
    3SLN1Vince ColemanLFLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout2-2-0-0---Strikeout210-1---
    Bottom of Inning 3
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    3HOU2Bill Doran2BRSLNTim ConroyLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to221-0---
    3HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNTim ConroyLCaught Stealing01--0-0---Bill Doran Caught Stealing 2B [Tim Conroy/Steve Lake]231-0Non-Batter Event
    3HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNTim ConroyLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Vince Coleman]241-0---
    3HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Terry Pendleton]251-0---
    Top of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4SLN2Ozzie SmithSSLHOUNolan RyanRWalk0---0-0---Walked260-1---
    4SLN3Terry Pendleton3BLHOUNolan RyanRFlyout01--0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Jose Cruz]270-1---
    4SLN4Jack Clark1BRHOUNolan RyanRWalk11--0-0---Walked ... Ozzie Smith advanced to second280-1---
    4SLN5Willie McGeeCFLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout290-1---
    4SLN6Tom Herr2BLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout212-0-0---Strikeout300-1---
    Bottom of Inning 4
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    4HOU5Phil Garner3BRSLNTim ConroyLPopout0---0-0---Popped out to First Base [Jack Clark]311-0---
    4HOU6Kevin BassRFRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Left Field [Vince Coleman]321-0---
    4HOU7Alan AshbyCRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout2---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Willie McGee]331-0---
    Top of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5SLN7Curt FordRFLHOUNolan RyanRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to340-1---
    5SLN8Steve LakeCRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout01--0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Phil Garner] ... Curt Ford advanced to second350-1---
    5SLN9Tim ConroyPLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout1-2-0-0---Strikeout360-1---
    5SLN1Vince ColemanLFLHOUNolan RyanRLineout2-2-0-0---Lined out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]370-1---
    Bottom of Inning 5
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    5HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNTim ConroyLSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to381-0---
    5HOU9Nolan RyanPRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout01--0-0---Sacrifice Hit to Pitcher [Tim Conroy] ... Dickie Thon advanced to second391-0---
    5HOU1Billy HatcherCFRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr] ... Dickie Thon advanced to third401-0---
    5HOU2Bill Doran2BRSLNTim ConroyLWalk2--30-0---Walked411-0---
    5HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNTim ConroyLLineout21-30-0---Lined out to Right Field [Curt Ford]421-0---
    Top of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6SLN2Ozzie SmithSSLHOUNolan RyanRSingle0---0-0---Infield Single to430-1---
    6SLN3Terry Pendleton3BLHOUNolan RyanRWalk01--0-0---Walked ... Ozzie Smith advanced to second440-1---
    6SLN4Jack Clark1BRHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout012-0-0---Strikeout450-1---
    6SLN5Willie McGeeCFLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout112-0-0---Strikeout460-1---
    6SLN6Tom Herr2BLHOUNolan RyanRSingle212-0-0---Infield Single to ... Ozzie Smith Scored ... Terry Pendleton advanced to third470-1---
    6SLN7Curt FordRFLHOUNolan RyanRGroundout21-30-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]481-1---
    Bottom of Inning 6
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    6HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNTim ConroyLStrikeout0---0-0---Strikeout491-1---
    6HOU5Phil Garner3BRSLNTim ConroyLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Center Field [Willie McGee]501-1---
    6HOU6Kevin BassRFRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Terry Pendleton]511-1---
    Top of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7SLN8Steve LakeCRHOUNolan RyanRGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Dickie Thon]521-1---
    7SLN9Tim ConroyPLHOUNolan RyanRStrikeout1---0-0---Strikeout531-1---
    7SLN1Vince ColemanLFLHOUNolan RyanRWalk2---0-0---Walked541-1---
    7SLN2Ozzie SmithSSLHOUNolan RyanRStolen Base21--0-0---Vince Coleman Stole 2B [Nolan Ryan/Alan Ashby]551-1Non-Batter Event
    7SLN2Ozzie SmithSSLHOUNolan RyanRWalk2-2-0-0---Walked561-1---
    7SLN3Terry Pendleton3BLHOUNolan RyanRSingle212-0-0---Infield Single to ... Ozzie Smith advanced to second ... Vince Coleman advanced to third571-1---
    7SLN4Jack Clark1BRHOUNolan RyanRWalk21230-0---Walked ... Vince Coleman Scored ... Terry Pendleton advanced to second ... Ozzie Smith advanced to third581-1---
    7SLN5Willie McGeeCFLHOUAurelio LopezRSingle21230-0---Infield Single to ... Ozzie Smith Scored ... Jack Clark advanced to second ... Terry Pendleton advanced to third592-1---
    7SLN6Tom Herr2BLHOUAurelio LopezRGroundout21230-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]603-1---
    Bottom of Inning 7
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    7HOU7Alan AshbyCRSLNTim ConroyLDouble0---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to611-3---
    7HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout0-2-0-0---Grounded out to Third Base [Terry Pendleton]621-3---
    7HOU9Jim PankovitsPHRSLNTim ConroyLGroundout1-2-0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Tom Herr] ... Alan Ashby advanced to third631-3---
    7HOU1Billy HatcherCFRSLNTim ConroyLSingle2--30-0---Infield Single to ... Alan Ashby Scored641-3---
    7HOU2Bill Doran2BRSLNRicky HortonLFlyout21--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Curt Ford]652-3---
    Top of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8SLN7Tony PenaPHRHOUDave MeadsLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]663-2---
    8SLN8Steve LakeCRHOUDave MeadsLSingle1---0-0---Infield Single to673-2---
    8SLN9Jose Oquendo2BRHOUDave MeadsLFlyout11--0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Kevin Bass]683-2---
    8SLN1Vince ColemanLFRHOUDave MeadsLSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... John Morris advanced to third693-2---
    8SLN2Ozzie SmithSSRHOUDave MeadsLStolen Base21-30-0---Vince Coleman Stole 2B [Dave Meads/Alan Ashby]703-2Non-Batter Event
    8SLN2Ozzie SmithSSRHOUDave MeadsLDouble2-230-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Vince Coleman Scored ... John Morris Scored713-2---
    8SLN3Terry Pendleton3BRHOUDave MeadsLDouble2-2-0-0---Doubled on fly ball to ... Ozzie Smith Scored725-2---
    8SLN4Jack Clark1BRHOUJulio SolanoRSingle2-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Terry Pendleton Scored736-2---
    8SLN5Willie McGeeCFLHOUJulio SolanoRSingle21--0-0---Infield Single to ... Jack Clark advanced to second747-2---
    8SLN6Ricky HortonPLHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout212-0-0---Flied out to Catcher [Alan Ashby]757-2---
    Bottom of Inning 8
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    8HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNRicky HortonLTriple0---0-0---Tripled on fly ball to762-7---
    8HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNRicky HortonLBalk0--30-0---Balk ... Jose Cruz Scored772-7Non-Batter Event
    8HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNRicky HortonLHome Run0---0-0---Home Run on fly ball to Center Field783-7---
    8HOU5Phil Garner3BRSLNRicky HortonLFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [John Morris]794-7---
    8HOU6Kevin BassRFRSLNRicky HortonLFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [John Morris]804-7---
    8HOU7Alan AshbyCRSLNRicky HortonLCatchers Interference2---0-0---Reached on Catchers Interference [Tony Pena]814-7---
    8HOU8Dickie ThonSSRSLNRicky HortonLGroundout21--0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Ozzie Smith] ... Alan Ashby forced out at second base824-7---
    Top of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9SLN7Tony PenaCRHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout0---0-0---Flied out to Right Field [Kevin Bass]837-4---
    9SLN8John MorrisRFLHOUJulio SolanoRFlyout1---0-0---Flied out to Third Base [Phil Garner]847-4---
    9SLN9Jose Oquendo2BLHOUJulio SolanoRGroundout2---0-0---Grounded out to Second Base [Bill Doran]857-4---
    Bottom of Inning 9
    InningBat TeamLnBatterPosBaPit TeamPitcherThPlay ResultOutRunnersCountPitchesPlay DescriptionSeqScoreEvent Notes
    9HOU9Paul HouseholderPHRSLNRicky HortonLGroundout0---0-0---Grounded out to Shortstop [Ozzie Smith]864-7---
    9HOU1Billy HatcherCFRSLNRicky HortonLDouble1---0-0---Doubled on ground ball to874-7---
    9HOU2Bill Doran2BRSLNRicky HortonLSingle1-2-0-0---Infield Single to ... Billy Hatcher Scored884-7---
    9HOU3Jose CruzLFLSLNRicky HortonLPopout11--0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Ozzie Smith]895-7---
    9HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNTodd WorrellRStolen Base21--0-0---Bill Doran Stole 2B [Todd Worrell/Tony Pena]905-7Non-Batter Event
    9HOU4Glenn Davis1BRSLNTodd WorrellRPopout2-2-0-0---Popped out to Shortstop [Ozzie Smith]915-7---
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