It was a sloppy game at the Astrodome today. Mark Bailey led the Astro attack. He went 2-4 with a HR (4) and 3 RBI. His 2 run homer in the 6th gave the Astros a 10-3 lead. Bob Knepper (5-2) picked up the win. He gave up 6 runs in 6.1 innings, but he helped his own cause with a 2 run homer (1) in the 3rd.
Kurt Kepshire (2-2) was handed the loss as he was smacked all over the ballpark. He gave up 8 runs in 2.2 innings. Jack Clark went 3-5 with a HR (9) and 3 RBI.
The Final Score 10-6 Astros