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Scores
Standings
TOR
@BAL
5
12
CAL
@BOS
10
1
CAL
@BOS
3
4
OAK
@MIL
3
10
MIN
@NYY
2
7
DET
@SEA
4
5
KCR
@TEX
5
3
HOU
@MON
2
3
HOU
@MON
3
5
Thursday, August 26, 1982,
, Stade Olympique
Attendance: 40,128, Time of Game: 2:33
Second game of doubleheader, see First game.
Astros
3
60-68
 Lost 2 
5th, 11 GB
at Expos
5
68-60
 Won 2 
3rd, 5 GB
W: Jeff Reardon (7-3)
L: Vern Ruhle (7-10)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Astros          0  0  0   3  0  0   0  0  0    3  8  3
Expos           1  0  0   0  0  2   0  2  X    5  9  1

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Dickie Thon SS 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .266 .316 .393 .709 -0.223 1.76 0.000 -0.223 -1.6 2 2
Tony Scott CF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .247 .273 .302 .575 -0.106 1.05 0.000 -0.106 -0.8 0 0
Ray Knight 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .310 .362 .418 .780 0.047 0.79 0.091 -0.045 -0.1 12 1 2B
Phil Garner 2B 3 1 1 0 1 1 4 .267 .305 .432 .737 -0.091 1.14 0.016 -0.107 -0.6 2 3
Jose Cruz LF 4 1 1 0 0 1 4 .272 .344 .381 .725 -0.074 1.19 0.026 -0.100 -0.3 3 0
Danny Heep RF 4 1 1 3 0 0 4 .230 .305 .378 .684 0.379 1.39 0.427 -0.049 2.7 2 0 HR
Art Howe 3B 4 0 2 0 0 0 4 .238 .315 .318 .633 0.158 1.32 0.193 -0.035 1.0 0 3 2B
Alan Knicely C 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .189 .267 .254 .521 -0.045 0.98 0.021 -0.066 -0.5 1 0
   Craig Reynolds PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236 .311 .311 .622 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Alan Ashby C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265 .326 .423 .749 -0.106 4.49 0.000 -0.106 -0.6 2 1
Vern Ruhle P 2 0 1 0 1 1 3 .125 .222 .125 .347 0.011 1.14 0.051 -0.041 0.1 0 3
   Frank LaCorte P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tim Tolman PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.086 3.85 0.000 -0.086 -0.5
Team Totals 35 3 8 3 2 6 37 .229 .270 .371 .642 -0.136 1.38 0.825 -0.964 -1.2 24 13
2B: A Howe (12, off R Burris); R Knight (31, off J Reardon).
HR: D Heep (4, off R Burris, 4th inn, 2 on, 2 outs).
TB: D Heep 4; A Howe 3; R Knight 2; J Cruz; P Garner; V Ruhle; A Knicely.
RBI: D Heep 3 (19).
2-out RBI: D Heep 3.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 2 for 10.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Knight-A Ashby-A Howe-V Ruhle-D Thon.
E: V Ruhle (2); R Knight (15); T Scott (5).

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tim Raines LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .282 .360 .360 .720 0.080 1.17 0.120 -0.040 0.5 3 0
Warren Cromartie RF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .247 .330 .380 .710 -0.250 1.50 0.000 -0.250 -1.6 3 0
Andre Dawson CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 4 .298 .337 .484 .821 -0.028 1.19 0.059 -0.088 -0.3 3 1
Al Oliver 1B 4 1 2 1 0 0 4 .335 .400 .531 .932 0.093 1.51 0.153 -0.060 0.8 8 0 2B
Gary Carter C 4 2 2 4 0 0 4 .307 .391 .560 .951 0.561 1.52 0.608 -0.047 2.9 8 1 2·HR
Tim Wallach 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265 .310 .446 .756 -0.031 0.59 0.016 -0.046 -0.4 0 1
Chris Speier SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .269 .331 .357 .688 -0.007 0.58 0.026 -0.033 -0.1 0 2
Doug Flynn 2B 3 0 2 0 0 0 3 .235 .246 .280 .526 0.069 1.33 0.123 -0.054 0.3 2 2
Ray Burris P 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .185 .267 .222 .489 -0.020 0.72 0.000 -0.020 -0.2 0 0
   Roy Johnson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .273 .350 .623 -0.031 1.23 0.000 -0.031 -0.2
   Bryn Smith P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Brad Mills PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .308 .350 .658 -0.074 1.93 0.000 -0.074 -0.4
   Jeff Reardon P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .111 .111 .222 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Woodie Fryman P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167 .167 .167 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 34 5 9 5 0 1 34 .265 .265 .471 .735 0.362 1.18 1.105 -0.743 1.3 27 7
2B: A Oliver (33, off V Ruhle).
HR: G Carter 2 (27, 2 off V Ruhle, 6th inn, 1 on, 1 out; 8th inn, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: G Carter 8; A Oliver 3; D Flynn 2; A Dawson; T Raines; C Speier.
RBI: G Carter 4 (88); A Oliver (88).
2-out RBI: A Oliver.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 2 for 8.
Fielding
E: A Oliver (18).
Outfield Assists: A Dawson (R Knight at home plate).

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Vern Ruhle, L (7-10) 7.1 9 5 5 0 0 2 3.68 32 40 -0.371 1.25 -1.5
Frank LaCorte 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.55 2 0 0 0.007 0.13 0.2
Team Totals 8 9 5 5 0 1 2 5.62 34 40 0 0 -0.364 1.18 -1.3

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Ray Burris 5 3 3 3 2 2 1 4.59 20 49 -0.152 0.90 -0.7
Bryn Smith 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 3.58 8 0 0 0.118 1.15 0.9
Jeff Reardon, W (7-3) 1 3 0 0 0 2 0 2.41 6 0 0 -0.092 2.14 -0.5
Woodie Fryman, S (10) 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.20 3 2 0 0.262 3.71 1.4
Team Totals 9 8 3 3 2 6 1 3.00 37 49 2 0 0.136 1.38 1.2
J Reardon faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Charlie Williams, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Jerry Crawford, 3B - Doug Harvey.
Time of Game: 2:33.
Attendance: 40,128.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Houston Astros         Montreal Expos
1 Dickie Thon SS 1 Tim Raines LF
2 Tony Scott CF 2 Warren Cromartie RF
3 Ray Knight 1B 3 Andre Dawson CF
4 Phil Garner 2B 4 Al Oliver 1B
5 Jose Cruz LF 5 Gary Carter C
6 Danny Heep RF 6 Tim Wallach 3B
7 Art Howe 3B 7 Chris Speier SS
8 Alan Knicely C 8 Doug Flynn 2B
9 Vern Ruhle P 9 Ray Burris P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t4 0-1 2 12- RRR HOU D. Heep R. Burris -35% 28% Home Run; Garner Scores; Cruz Scores
b8 3-3 1 1-- RR MON G. Carter V. Ruhle 34% 94% Home Run; Oliver Scores
b6 1-3 1 -2- RR MON G. Carter V. Ruhle 27% 54% Home Run; Dawson Scores
b7 3-3 1 1-3 OO MON W. Cromartie V. Ruhle -21% 50% Double Play: Groundout: 1B; Flynn out at Hm/1B-C-3B-P-SS
t9 3-5 0 1-- HOU A. Howe J. Reardon -12% 74% Single to LF; Heep to 2B

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, Expos' Ray Burris facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O HOU D. Thon R. Burris 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O HOU T. Scott R. Burris 1% 54% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O HOU R. Knight R. Burris 1% 55% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- MON T. Raines V. Ruhle 4% 58% Single to CF
b1 0-0 0 1-- O MON W. Cromartie V. Ruhle -2% 57% Groundout: 2B-1B; Raines to 2B
b1 0-0 1 -2- O MON A. Dawson V. Ruhle -3% 53% Flyball: LF
b1 0-0 2 -2- R MON A. Oliver V. Ruhle 11% 64% Double (LF-CF); Raines Scores
b1 1-0 2 -2- O MON G. Carter V. Ruhle -3% 61% Foul Flyball: C
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 1.
Top of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Ray Burris facing 4-5-6
t2 0-1 0 --- O HOU P. Garner R. Burris 2% 63% Flyball: LF
t2 0-1 1 --- O HOU J. Cruz R. Burris 2% 65% Groundout: 2B-1B
t2 0-1 2 --- O HOU D. Heep R. Burris 1% 66% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 6-7-8
b2 1-0 0 --- O MON T. Wallach V. Ruhle -2% 64% Flyball: RF
b2 1-0 1 --- O MON C. Speier V. Ruhle -1% 63% Flyball: RF
b2 1-0 2 --- MON D. Flynn V. Ruhle 1% 64% Single to LF
b2 1-0 2 1-- O MON R. Burris V. Ruhle -2% 62% Lineout: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 1.
Top of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Ray Burris facing 7-8-9
t3 0-1 0 --- HOU A. Howe R. Burris -7% 55% Double to RF
t3 0-1 0 -2- O HOU A. Knicely R. Burris 5% 60% Strikeout
t3 0-1 1 -2- O HOU V. Ruhle R. Burris 4% 64% Strikeout
t3 0-1 2 -2- O HOU D. Thon R. Burris 4% 68% Popfly: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- O MON T. Raines V. Ruhle -2% 66% Groundout: SS-1B
b3 1-0 1 --- O MON W. Cromartie V. Ruhle -1% 64% Groundout: P-1B
b3 1-0 2 --- O MON A. Dawson V. Ruhle -1% 63% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Expos 1.
Top of the 4th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Expos' Ray Burris facing 2-3-4
t4 0-1 0 --- O HOU T. Scott R. Burris 3% 66% Lineout: 1B
t4 0-1 1 --- O HOU R. Knight R. Burris 2% 68% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 2 --- HOU P. Garner R. Burris -2% 66% Walk
t4 0-1 2 1-- HOU J. Cruz R. Burris -3% 64% Single to RF; Garner to 2B
t4 0-1 2 12- RRR HOU D. Heep R. Burris -35% 28% Home Run; Garner Scores; Cruz Scores
t4 3-1 2 --- O HOU A. Howe R. Burris 1% 29% Groundout: 3B-1B
3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Expos Batting, Behind 1-3, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 4-5-6
b4 1-3 0 --- O MON A. Oliver V. Ruhle -3% 26% Lineout: SS
b4 1-3 1 --- O MON G. Carter V. Ruhle -2% 25% Groundout: SS-1B
b4 1-3 2 --- MON T. Wallach V. Ruhle 2% 26% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball); Wallach to 1B
b4 1-3 2 1-- MON C. Speier V. Ruhle 3% 29% Single to CF; Wallach to 2B
b4 1-3 2 12- O MON D. Flynn V. Ruhle -5% 23% Foul Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 1.
Top of the 5th, Astros Batting, Ahead 3-1, Expos' Ray Burris facing 8-9-1
t5 3-1 0 --- O HOU A. Knicely R. Burris 2% 25% Flyball: LF
t5 3-1 1 --- HOU V. Ruhle R. Burris -2% 23% Walk
t5 3-1 1 1-- O HOU D. Thon R. Burris 2% 25% Flyball: CF
t5 3-1 2 1-- O HOU T. Scott R. Burris 2% 27% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Expos Batting, Behind 1-3, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 9-1-2
Roy Johnson pinch hits for Ray Burris (P) batting 9th
b5 1-3 0 --- O MON R. Johnson V. Ruhle -3% 24% Groundout: P-1B
b5 1-3 1 --- O MON T. Raines V. Ruhle -2% 22% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b5 1-3 2 --- O MON W. Cromartie V. Ruhle -1% 21% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 1.
Top of the 6th, Astros Batting, Ahead 3-1, Expos' Bryn Smith facing 3-4-5
Bryn Smith replaces Roy Johnson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t6 3-1 0 --- O HOU R. Knight B. Smith 2% 22% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 3-1 1 --- O HOU P. Garner B. Smith 1% 23% Strikeout
t6 3-1 2 --- O HOU J. Cruz B. Smith 1% 24% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Expos Batting, Behind 1-3, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 3-4-5
b6 1-3 0 --- MON A. Dawson V. Ruhle 6% 30% Single to CF
b6 1-3 0 1-- O MON A. Oliver V. Ruhle -3% 27% Groundout: 2B-1B; Dawson to 2B
b6 1-3 1 -2- RR MON G. Carter V. Ruhle 27% 54% Home Run; Dawson Scores
b6 3-3 1 --- O MON T. Wallach V. Ruhle -2% 52% Groundout: 3B-1B
b6 3-3 2 --- O MON C. Speier V. Ruhle -2% 50% Groundout: 3B-1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 3.
Top of the 7th, Astros Batting, Tied 3-3, Expos' Bryn Smith facing 6-7-8
t7 3-3 0 --- O HOU D. Heep B. Smith 4% 54% Flyball: CF
t7 3-3 1 --- O HOU A. Howe B. Smith 3% 57% Flyball: CF
t7 3-3 2 --- HOU A. Knicely B. Smith -2% 54% Single to SS
Craig Reynolds pinch runs for Alan Knicely (C) batting 8th
t7 3-3 2 1-- HOU V. Ruhle B. Smith -3% 51% Single to 2B; Reynolds to 2B
t7 3-3 2 12- O HOU D. Thon B. Smith 7% 58% Groundout: C-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Expos Batting, Tied 3-3, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 8-9-1
Alan Ashby replaces Craig Reynolds (PR) playing C batting 8th
b7 3-3 0 --- MON D. Flynn V. Ruhle 11% 70% Single to CF; Flynn to 2B/Adv on E8
Brad Mills pinch hits for Bryn Smith (P) batting 9th
b7 3-3 0 -2- O MON B. Mills V. Ruhle -7% 62% Popfly: 2B
b7 3-3 1 -2- MON T. Raines V. Ruhle 8% 71% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Flynn to 3B; Raines to 1B
b7 3-3 1 1-3 OO MON W. Cromartie V. Ruhle -21% 50% Double Play: Groundout: 1B; Flynn out at Hm/1B-C-3B-P-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 3.
Top of the 8th, Astros Batting, Tied 3-3, Expos' Jeff Reardon facing 2-3-4
Jeff Reardon replaces Brad Mills (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t8 3-3 0 --- O HOU T. Scott J. Reardon 5% 55% Strikeout
t8 3-3 1 --- HOU R. Knight J. Reardon -9% 45% Double to LF
t8 3-3 1 -2- O HOU P. Garner J. Reardon 7% 53% Single to CF; Knight out at Hm/CF-C; Garner to 2B/Adv on throw to Hm
t8 3-3 2 -2- O HOU J. Cruz J. Reardon 8% 60% Strikeout
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Expos Batting, Tied 3-3, Astros' Vern Ruhle facing 3-4-5
b8 3-3 0 --- O MON A. Dawson V. Ruhle -4% 56% Foul Flyball: C
b8 3-3 1 --- MON A. Oliver V. Ruhle 5% 60% Single to CF
b8 3-3 1 1-- RR MON G. Carter V. Ruhle 34% 94% Home Run; Oliver Scores
Frank LaCorte replaces Vern Ruhle pitching and batting 9th
b8 5-3 1 --- O MON T. Wallach F. LaCorte -0% 94% Strikeout
b8 5-3 2 --- O MON C. Speier F. LaCorte -0% 93% Popfly: 1B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 5.
Top of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 3-5, Expos' Jeff Reardon facing 6-7-8
t9 3-5 0 --- HOU D. Heep J. Reardon -7% 86% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Heep to 1B
t9 3-5 0 1-- HOU A. Howe J. Reardon -12% 74% Single to LF; Heep to 2B
Woodie Fryman replaces Jeff Reardon pitching and batting 9th
t9 3-5 0 12- O HOU A. Ashby W. Fryman 11% 84% Popfly: 2B
Tim Tolman pinch hits for Frank LaCorte (P) batting 9th
t9 3-5 1 12- O HOU T. Tolman W. Fryman 9% 93% Flyball: LF
t9 3-5 2 12- O HOU D. Thon W. Fryman 7% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 1 error, 2 LOB. Astros 3, Expos 5.

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