Houston erupted with the game winning runs in the top of the 8th inning plating 2 runs utilizing 3 base hits. Bass got things going when he drew a walk. Jose Cruz came next and he clubbed a two-run home run. San Francisco threatened in the 9th but Houston was able to put down the rally.
The victory went to Knepper(10-6) who went 8 innings, allowing 3 runs. Knepper got help from Dave Smith who earned his 16th save. Dave Lapoint(4-9) took the loss.
With the win, Houston continued their winning ways; their streak now stands at 6 games and counting.