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Scores
Standings
CLE
@BAL
3
0
CLE
@BAL
8
7
MIN
@CAL
6
5
CHW
@DET
7
2
TEX
@MIL
4
6
KCR
@NYY
0
5
KCR
@NYY
0
1
OAK
@SEA
1
8
BOS
@TOR
4
1
MON
@CHC
3
1
HOU
@CIN
7
3
HOU
@CIN
2
6
PHI
@PIT
2
5
LAD
@SDP
9
1
ATL
@SFG
3
4
NYM
@STL
2
4
Sunday, April 19, 1987,
, Riverfront Stadium
Attendance: 31,005, Time of Game: 2:26
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Astros
2
8-5
 Lost 1 
3rd, 2 GB
at Reds
6
9-3
 Won 1 
2nd, ½ GB
W: Ted Power (2-0)
L: Danny Darwin (1-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Astros          2  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    2  9  0
Reds            2  0  0   1  1  0   2  0  X    6 11  1

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill Doran 2B 4 1 1 0 1 0 5 .226 .293 .415 .708 -0.051 0.96 0.047 -0.098 0.0 0 3 2B
Billy Hatcher CF 5 1 2 2 0 1 5 .481 .500 .759 1.259 0.187 0.82 0.229 -0.042 1.3 5 0 HR,2B
Denny Walling 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .200 .200 .500 .700 -0.083 0.97 0.000 -0.083 -0.9 0 2
Glenn Davis 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .236 .236 .364 .600 -0.048 0.77 0.036 -0.084 -0.4 7 0
Kevin Bass RF 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .314 .364 .490 .854 -0.076 0.86 0.022 -0.098 -0.5 1 0 CS
Terry Puhl LF 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .188 .278 .250 .528 0.064 1.28 0.110 -0.046 0.1 2 0
Mark Bailey C 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .200 .273 .250 .523 -0.150 1.25 0.010 -0.160 -1.4 9 0 SB
Craig Reynolds SS 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .313 .333 .375 .708 -0.078 0.94 0.010 -0.088 -0.4 0 0
Danny Darwin P 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .125 .125 .125 .250 -0.049 0.95 0.000 -0.049 -0.4 0 1
   Jose Cruz PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .256 .293 .462 .754 0.022 1.50 0.022 0.000 0.1
   Dave Meads P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Aurelio Lopez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Alan Ashby PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200 .294 .200 .494 -0.011 0.43 0.000 -0.011 -0.3
Team Totals 35 2 9 2 3 6 38 .257 .316 .400 .716 -0.273 0.99 0.486 -0.759 -2.7 24 6
2B: B Hatcher (7, off T Power); B Doran (1, off R Robinson).
HR: B Hatcher (2, off T Power, 1st inn, 1 on, 0 outs).
TB: B Hatcher 6; K Bass 2; B Doran 2; M Bailey; T Puhl; G Davis; C Reynolds.
RBI: B Hatcher 2 (10).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Baserunning
SB: M Bailey (1, 2nd base off T Power/S Butera).
CS: K Bass (2, 2nd base by T Power/S Butera).

Cincinnati Reds

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Kal Daniels LF 4 2 2 1 0 0 4 .366 .422 .854 1.276 0.127 0.79 0.163 -0.036 1.1 2 0 HR,2B
Kurt Stillwell SS 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .258 .324 .548 .872 -0.014 0.73 0.038 -0.052 0.1 3 0 3B
Dave Parker RF 4 0 0 1 0 0 4 .184 .231 .449 .680 -0.042 0.73 0.013 -0.055 -0.7 1 1
Tracy Jones CF 4 2 2 2 0 0 4 .471 .500 1.000 1.500 0.070 0.63 0.106 -0.035 1.6 5 0 HR,2B
Buddy Bell 3B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .227 .320 .409 .729 0.135 0.63 0.151 -0.015 1.1 1 2 2·2B
Dave Concepcion 1B 4 0 3 1 0 1 4 .375 .389 .438 .826 0.020 0.95 0.131 -0.110 0.4 5 2 2B,CS
Sal Butera C 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .250 .250 .250 .500 0.014 0.71 0.061 -0.047 -0.3 8 1
Ron Oester 2B 2 0 0 0 2 1 4 .237 .356 .342 .698 -0.006 0.66 0.013 -0.019 -0.2 0 2 2·IW
Ted Power P 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .000 .167 .000 .167 -0.079 1.00 0.000 -0.079 -1.0 2 0
   Ron Robinson P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.001 0.05 0.000 -0.001 -0.2 0 0
Team Totals 34 6 11 6 2 8 36 .324 .361 .706 1.067 0.224 0.74 0.676 -0.449 1.8 27 8
2B: K Daniels (5, off D Darwin); T Jones (4, off D Darwin); B Bell 2 (5, 2 off D Darwin); D Concepcion (1, off D Darwin).
3B: K Stillwell (1, off D Meads).
HR: K Daniels (5, off D Darwin, 5th inn, 0 on, 0 outs); T Jones (1, off A Lopez, 7th inn, 1 on, 2 outs).
IBB: R Oester 2 (2, 2 by D Darwin).
TB: T Jones 6; K Daniels 6; D Concepcion 4; B Bell 4; K Stillwell 3; S Butera.
RBI: T Jones 2 (3); B Bell (8); D Parker (8); K Daniels (9); D Concepcion (3).
2-out RBI: T Jones 2; B Bell.
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 10.
Fielding
PB: S Butera (1).
E: K Stillwell (1).
Outfield Assists: D Parker (T Puhl at home plate).
Baserunning
CS: D Concepcion (2, Home by D Darwin/M Bailey).

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Danny Darwin, L (1-1) 6 8 4 4 2 7 1 2.95 27 45 -0.151 0.89 -0.9
Dave Meads 0.2 1 1 1 0 0 0 8.31 3 0 0 0.005 0.49 0.2
Aurelio Lopez 1.1 2 1 1 0 1 1 4.00 6 1 1 -0.079 0.17 -1.1
Team Totals 8 11 6 6 2 8 2 6.75 36 45 1 1 -0.225 0.74 -1.8

Cincinnati Reds

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ted Power, W (2-0) 6.2 5 2 2 3 5 1 4.32 27 58 0.169 1.14 1.2
Ron Robinson, S (1) 2.1 4 0 0 0 1 0 1.88 11 2 0 0.105 0.57 1.5
Team Totals 9 9 2 2 3 6 1 2.00 38 58 2 0 0.274 0.99 2.7
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: D Darwin 2 (2; R Oester, R Oester).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Fred Brocklander, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - John McSherry.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 31,005.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Houston Astros         Cincinnati Reds
1 Bill Doran 2B 1 Kal Daniels LF
2 Billy Hatcher CF 2 Kurt Stillwell SS
3 Denny Walling 3B 3 Dave Parker RF
4 Glenn Davis 1B 4 Tracy Jones CF
5 Kevin Bass RF 5 Buddy Bell 3B
6 Terry Puhl LF 6 Dave Concepcion 1B
7 Mark Bailey C 7 Sal Butera C
8 Craig Reynolds SS 8 Ron Oester 2B
9 Danny Darwin P 9 Ted Power P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t1 0-0 0 1-- RR HOU B. Hatcher T. Power -15% 32% Home Run; Doran Scores
b5 3-2 0 --- R CIN K. Daniels D. Darwin 10% 81% Home Run
b4 2-2 1 -2- R CIN D. Concepcion D. Darwin 10% 69% Single to CF; Bell Scores
b1 1-2 2 -2- R CIN B. Bell D. Darwin 10% 53% Double to LF; Jones Scores
b7 4-2 2 --3 RR CIN T. Jones A. Lopez 8% 96% Home Run; Stillwell Scores

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Reds' Ted Power facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- HOU B. Doran T. Power -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- RR HOU B. Hatcher T. Power -15% 32% Home Run; Doran Scores
t1 2-0 0 --- O HOU D. Walling T. Power 2% 33% Flyball: CF
t1 2-0 1 --- O HOU G. Davis T. Power 1% 35% Groundout: 3B-1B
t1 2-0 2 --- HOU K. Bass T. Power -1% 34% Single to CF
t1 2-0 2 1-- O HOU T. Puhl T. Power 2% 35% Bass Caught Stealing 2B (C-SS)
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Reds Batting, Behind 0-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 1-2-3
b1 0-2 0 --- CIN K. Daniels D. Darwin 6% 41% Double to LF
b1 0-2 0 -2- O CIN K. Stillwell D. Darwin -2% 40% Groundout: 1B unassisted; Daniels to 3B
b1 0-2 1 --3 RO CIN D. Parker D. Darwin 1% 41% Groundout: 2B-1B; Daniels Scores
b1 1-2 2 --- CIN T. Jones D. Darwin 2% 43% Ground-rule Double
b1 1-2 2 -2- R CIN B. Bell D. Darwin 10% 53% Double to LF; Jones Scores
b1 2-2 2 -2- O CIN D. Concepcion D. Darwin -3% 50% Strikeout
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Top of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 2-2, Reds' Ted Power facing 6-7-8
t2 2-2 0 --- O HOU T. Puhl T. Power 2% 52% Groundout: 1B-P
t2 2-2 1 --- O HOU M. Bailey T. Power 2% 54% Strikeout
t2 2-2 2 --- O HOU C. Reynolds T. Power 1% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 2nd, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 7-8-9
b2 2-2 0 --- O CIN S. Butera D. Darwin -2% 53% Strikeout
b2 2-2 1 --- O CIN R. Oester D. Darwin -2% 51% Strikeout Looking
b2 2-2 2 --- O CIN T. Power D. Darwin -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Top of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Tied 2-2, Reds' Ted Power facing 9-1-2
t3 2-2 0 --- O HOU D. Darwin T. Power 3% 53% Strikeout
t3 2-2 1 --- O HOU B. Doran T. Power 2% 54% Flyball: CF
t3 2-2 2 --- O HOU B. Hatcher T. Power 1% 56% Lineout: SS
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 1-2-3
b3 2-2 0 --- O CIN K. Daniels D. Darwin -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b3 2-2 1 --- O CIN K. Stillwell D. Darwin -2% 51% Flyball: CF
b3 2-2 2 --- O CIN D. Parker D. Darwin -1% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Top of the 4th, Astros Batting, Tied 2-2, Reds' Ted Power facing 3-4-5
t4 2-2 0 --- O HOU D. Walling T. Power 3% 53% Groundout: 1B-P
t4 2-2 1 --- HOU G. Davis T. Power -3% 50% Reached on E6 (Ground Ball); Davis to 1B
t4 2-2 1 1-- O HOU K. Bass T. Power 3% 53% Foul Flyball: SS
t4 2-2 2 1-- HOU T. Puhl T. Power -2% 51% Walk; Davis to 2B
t4 2-2 2 12- O HOU M. Bailey T. Power 5% 56% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Reds Batting, Tied 2-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 4-5-6
b4 2-2 0 --- O CIN T. Jones D. Darwin -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-1B
b4 2-2 1 --- CIN B. Bell D. Darwin 5% 58% Double to CF
b4 2-2 1 -2- R CIN D. Concepcion D. Darwin 10% 69% Single to CF; Bell Scores
b4 3-2 1 1-- CIN S. Butera D. Darwin 6% 75% Single to LF; Concepcion to 3B
b4 3-2 1 1-3 O CIN R. Oester D. Darwin -8% 67% Concepcion Caught Stealing Hm (P-C); Butera to 2B
b4 3-2 2 -2- CIN R. Oester D. Darwin 1% 68% Intentional Walk
b4 3-2 2 12- O CIN T. Power D. Darwin -4% 64% Strikeout
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 3.
Top of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 2-3, Reds' Ted Power facing 8-9-1
t5 2-3 0 --- O HOU C. Reynolds T. Power 3% 67% Flyball: CF
t5 2-3 1 --- O HOU D. Darwin T. Power 2% 69% Strikeout
t5 2-3 2 --- O HOU B. Doran T. Power 2% 71% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 3.
Bottom of the 5th, Reds Batting, Ahead 3-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 1-2-3
b5 3-2 0 --- R CIN K. Daniels D. Darwin 10% 81% Home Run
b5 4-2 0 --- O CIN K. Stillwell D. Darwin -2% 80% Flyball: LF
b5 4-2 1 --- O CIN D. Parker D. Darwin -1% 78% Flyball: CF
b5 4-2 2 --- O CIN T. Jones D. Darwin -1% 78% Flyball: RF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 4.
Top of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 2-4, Reds' Ted Power facing 2-3-4
t6 2-4 0 --- HOU B. Hatcher T. Power -8% 70% Double to LF
t6 2-4 0 -2- O HOU D. Walling T. Power 3% 73% Groundout: 2B-1B; Hatcher to 3B
t6 2-4 1 --3 O HOU G. Davis T. Power 7% 80% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-4 2 --3 O HOU K. Bass T. Power 5% 84% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 4.
Bottom of the 6th, Reds Batting, Ahead 4-2, Astros' Danny Darwin facing 5-6-7
b6 4-2 0 --- O CIN B. Bell D. Darwin -1% 83% Flyball: CF
b6 4-2 1 --- CIN D. Concepcion D. Darwin 3% 86% Double to RF
b6 4-2 1 -2- O CIN S. Butera D. Darwin -2% 83% Strikeout Looking
b6 4-2 2 -2- CIN R. Oester D. Darwin 0% 84% Intentional Walk
b6 4-2 2 12- O CIN T. Power D. Darwin -3% 81% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 4.
Top of the 7th, Astros Batting, Behind 2-4, Reds' Ted Power facing 6-7-8
t7 2-4 0 --- HOU T. Puhl T. Power -6% 75% Single to RF
t7 2-4 0 1-- HOU M. Bailey T. Power -3% 73% Passed Ball; Puhl to 2B
t7 2-4 0 -2- O HOU M. Bailey T. Power 8% 81% Single to RF; Puhl out at Hm/RF-C
t7 2-4 1 1-- O HOU C. Reynolds T. Power 4% 85% Strikeout Looking
Jose Cruz pinch hits for Danny Darwin (P) batting 9th
t7 2-4 2 1-- HOU J. Cruz T. Power -1% 84% Bailey Steals 2B
t7 2-4 2 -2- HOU J. Cruz T. Power -2% 82% Walk
Ron Robinson replaces Ted Power pitching and batting 9th
t7 2-4 2 12- O HOU B. Doran R. Robinson 7% 89% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Reds Batting, Ahead 4-2, Astros' Dave Meads facing 1-2-3
Dave Meads replaces Jose Cruz (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-2 0 --- O CIN K. Daniels D. Meads -1% 87% Groundout: 3B-1B
b7 4-2 1 --- CIN K. Stillwell D. Meads 4% 91% Triple to RF
b7 4-2 1 --3 O CIN D. Parker D. Meads -3% 88% Groundout: 1B unassisted
Aurelio Lopez replaces Dave Meads pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-2 2 --3 RR CIN T. Jones A. Lopez 8% 96% Home Run; Stillwell Scores
b7 6-2 2 --- O CIN B. Bell A. Lopez -0% 96% Flyball: CF
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 8th, Astros Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Ron Robinson facing 2-3-4
t8 2-6 0 --- O HOU B. Hatcher R. Robinson 1% 98% Groundout: 2B-1B
t8 2-6 1 --- O HOU D. Walling R. Robinson 1% 98% Flyball: LF
t8 2-6 2 --- HOU G. Davis R. Robinson -1% 98% Single to RF
t8 2-6 2 1-- HOU K. Bass R. Robinson -1% 97% Single to CF; Davis to 3B
t8 2-6 2 1-3 O HOU T. Puhl R. Robinson 2% 99% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Reds Batting, Ahead 6-2, Astros' Aurelio Lopez facing 6-7-8
b8 6-2 0 --- CIN D. Concepcion A. Lopez 0% 99% Single to CF
b8 6-2 0 1-- O CIN S. Butera A. Lopez -0% 99% Flyball: CF
b8 6-2 1 1-- O CIN R. Oester A. Lopez -0% 99% Flyball: LF
b8 6-2 2 1-- O CIN R. Robinson A. Lopez -0% 98% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 6.
Top of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 2-6, Reds' Ron Robinson facing 7-8-9
t9 2-6 0 --- O HOU M. Bailey R. Robinson 1% 99% Popfly: 1B
t9 2-6 1 --- HOU C. Reynolds R. Robinson -1% 98% Single to RF
Alan Ashby pinch hits for Aurelio Lopez (P) batting 9th
t9 2-6 1 1-- O HOU A. Ashby R. Robinson 1% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 2-6 2 1-- HOU B. Doran R. Robinson -1% 98% Double to RF; Reynolds to 3B
t9 2-6 2 -23 O HOU B. Hatcher R. Robinson 2% 100% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Reds 6.

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