Philadelphia Phillies 7, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 9
Played on Saturday, April 20, 1968 (D) at Connie Mack Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
PHI N    0  0  0    4  0  3    0  0  x  -   7 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan lf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gotay 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Menke 2b,1b                   3   1   3   1       1   0       2   1
Thomas 1b,lf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Staub rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
King c                        3   0   0   0       1   1       7   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   2   0       0   0       0   2
Murrell cf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Torres ss                     4   0   1   0       0   2       3   4
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Walton ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wynn ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   7   1       3   5      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gotay-Torres-Menke.
E: King (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Menke (1,1st inning off L. Jackson 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Walton (1,off L. Jackson); Murrell (1,off L. Jackson).
Team LOB: 7.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 3b                     5   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Rojas 2b                      4   0   0   0       1   0       5   5
Callison rf                   5   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Allen lf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       3   0
  Hisle cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Gonzalez cf,lf                3   1   1   1       1   1       2   0
White 1b                      3   1   1   1       1   2       6   1
Dalrymple c                   3   2   1   1       1   0       5   0
Wine ss                       2   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
L. Jackson p                  4   1   1   2       0   1       1   1
Totals                       33   7  10   7       5   7      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Dalrymple (1,off Dierker); Taylor (1,off Dukes).
3B: Allen (1,off Ray).
HR: White (2,6th inning off Ray 0 on 0 out).
SH: Wine (1,off Ray).
GDP: Dalrymple (1,off Ray).
IBB: Wine (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (1,2nd base off Dierker/King).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(1-2)                4     5   4   4   2   4   0  19
Ray                           3     4   3   3   2   2   1  15
Dukes                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        8    10   7   7   5   7   1  39

IBB: Dierker (2,Wine).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
L. Jackson W(1-2)             9     7   1   1   3   5   1  35


Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 3738


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Morgan              lf        Taylor              3b
2. Menke               2b        Rojas               2b
3. Thomas              1b        Callison            rf
4. Staub               rf        Allen               lf
5. King                c         Gonzalez            cf
6. Aspromonte          3b        White               1b
7. Murrell             cf        Dalrymple           c
8. Torres              ss        Wine                ss
9. Dierker             p         L. Jackson          p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Menke
homered; Thomas grounded out (first to pitcher); Staub flied out
to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor popped to first in foul territory; Rojas
popped to shortstop; Callison grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: King grounded out (second to first); Aspromonte
popped to second in foul territory; Murrell flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Allen flied out to center; Gonzalez walked; White
struck out; Gonzalez stole second; Dalrymple flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Torres struck out; Dierker struck out; Morgan flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Wine grounded out (shortstop to first); L. Jackson
was called out on strikes; Taylor was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke singled to center; Thomas flied out to left;
Staub singled to right [Menke to second]; King forced Staub
(shortstop to second) [Menke to third]; Aspromonte forced King
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies
0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Rojas grounded out (shortstop to first); Callison
singled to right; Allen singled to right [Callison to second];
Gonzalez singled to left [Callison scored, Allen to second];
White struck out; Dalrymple doubled to right [Allen scored,
Gonzalez to third]; Wine was walked intentionally; L. Jackson
singled to center [Gonzalez scored, Dalrymple scored, Wine to
second]; Taylor flied out to center; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Murrell grounded out (second to first); Torres
singled to center; WALTON BATTED FOR DIERKER; Walton grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Torres out at
second]; Debut game for Danny Walton; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 5TH: RAY REPLACED WALTON (PITCHING); Rojas grounded out
(third to first); Callison flied out to left; Allen tripled to
left; Gonzalez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan lined to right; Menke singled to left; Thomas
flied out to center; Staub walked [Menke to second]; King was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies
4.

PHILLIES 6TH: GOTAY REPLACED MORGAN (PLAYING 2B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); THOMAS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
White homered; Dalrymple walked; Wine reached on an error by
King on a sacrifice bunt [Dalrymple to third]; On a bunt L.
Jackson forced Wine (third to shortstop); On a bunt Taylor
singled to pitcher [Dalrymple scored, L. Jackson to second];
Rojas forced Taylor (shortstop to second) [L. Jackson to third];
Callison singled to right [L. Jackson scored, Rojas to second];
Allen was called out on strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Phillies 7.

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

PHILLIES 7TH: Gonzalez grounded out (first to pitcher); White
walked; Dalrymple grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [White out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 8TH: WYNN BATTED FOR RAY; Wynn struck out; Gotay flied
out to right; Menke walked; Thomas flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 7.

PHILLIES 8TH: DUKES REPLACED WYNN (PITCHING); Wine struck out;
L. Jackson popped to first in foul territory; Taylor doubled;
Rojas walked; Callison flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 1, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 9TH: HISLE REPLACED ALLEN (PLAYING CF); GONZALEZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Staub grounded out (pitcher to first);
King walked; Aspromonte singled to shortstop [King to second];
Murrell lined to center; Torres flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1    7
 Phillies         7  10   0    8


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