Philadelphia Phillies 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Friday, April 19, 1968 (N) at Connie Mack Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  3  1
PHI N    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  x  -   2  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Murrell lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Menke 2b,1b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Wynn lf,cf                    3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Staub rf                      2   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   0      10   1
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     3   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
Torres ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   6
Giusti p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Gotay ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       28   1   3   1       1   9      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Torres-Rader.
E: Rader (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Bateman (1,8th inning off Short 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Wynn (1,by Short).
GDP: Torres (1,off Short); Aspromonte (3,off Short).
Team LOB: 2.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 3b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       0   1
Rojas 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Callison rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Allen lf                      4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Gonzalez cf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
White 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Dalrymple c                   3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Wine ss                       2   1   2   1       1   0       2   3
Short p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       30   2   7   2       3   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Wine-Rojas-White, Wine-Rojas-White.

BATTING - 
HR: Allen (1,6th inning off Giusti 0 on 0 out); Wine (1,7th inning off Giusti
0 on 0 out).
GDP: White (2,off Giusti).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(1-1)                 7     7   2   2   3   4   2  30
Coombs                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   2   2   3   4   2  33


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Short W(2-1)                  9     3   1   1   1   9   1  30

HBP: Short (1,Wynn).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 6671


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Davis               cf        Taylor              3b
2. Menke               2b        Rojas               2b
3. Wynn                lf        Callison            rf
4. Staub               rf        Allen               lf
5. Aspromonte          3b        Gonzalez            cf
6. Rader               1b        White               1b
7. Bateman             c         Dalrymple           c
8. Torres              ss        Wine                ss
9. Giusti              p         Short               p

ASTROS 1ST: Davis popped to shortstop; Menke flied out to
center; Wynn was hit by a pitch; Staub struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor singled to center; Rojas struck out;
Callison flied out to right; Rader dropped a foul fly hit by
Allen for an error; Allen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Aspromonte lined to shortstop; Rader grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bateman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first); White
singled to right; Dalrymple popped to third; Wine singled to
left [White to second]; Short popped to first; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Torres flied out to left; Giusti struck out; Davis
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Taylor flied out to center; Rojas grounded out
(shortstop to first); Callison struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke popped to second; Wynn struck out; Staub
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Allen grounded out (pitcher to first); Gonzalez
singled to left; White popped to third in foul territory;
Dalrymple struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte singled to center; Rader singled to right
[Aspromonte to second]; Bateman flied out to center; Torres
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Rader out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies
0.

PHILLIES 5TH: Wine walked; On a bunt Short struck out; Taylor
walked [Wine to second]; Rojas popped to first; Callison
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Giusti popped to first in foul territory; Davis
grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 6TH: Allen homered; Gonzalez walked; White grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Gonzalez out
at second]; Dalrymple lined to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Staub walked;
Aspromonte grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Staub out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Wine homered; Short lined to first; Taylor flied
out to center; Rojas singled to center; Callison grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader grounded out (second to first); Bateman
homered; Torres grounded out (third to first); GOTAY BATTED FOR
GIUSTI; Gotay struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 8TH: GOTAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); COOMBS REPLACED RADER (PITCHING);
MURRELL REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING LF); WYNN CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING CF); Allen grounded out (shortstop to first); Gonzalez
grounded out (shortstop to first); White lined to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Murrell grounded out (catcher to first); Menke
struck out; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Phillies 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   1    2
 Phillies         2   7   0    7


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