San Francisco Giants 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 25
Played on Wednesday, May 8, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  2  -   3  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  4  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Alou lf                       4   1   1   0       1   2       2   0
Mays cf                       4   0   1   1       1   0       0   0
McCovey 1b                    4   0   0   1       0   0      10   1
Hart 3b                       5   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Brown rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Hiatt c                       2   0   1   0       2   0       8   0
Lanier ss                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   5
  Davenport ph,ss             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Sadecki p                     3   1   2   0       1   0       0   2
  Linzy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gibbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   3   8   3       5   4      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Sadecki 2 (2,off Dierker 2).
SH: Lanier (2,off Dierker).
SF: McCovey (1,off Cuellar).
HBP: Hunt (7,by Dierker).
IBB: Hiatt (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Murrell rf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Wynn lf                       3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
Staub 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       7   1
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Menke ss                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Gotay 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       3   5
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Cuellar p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rader ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       1   8      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Davis (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Davis (3,off Sadecki).
HR: Wynn (3,7th inning off Sadecki 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wynn (4,2nd base by Sadecki/Hiatt).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sadecki W(4-2)                8.1   4   1   1   1   7   1  29
Linzy                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Gibbon SV(1)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     4   1   1   1   8   1  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(2-5)                8.1   8   3   3   5   4   0  39
Cuellar                       0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     8   3   3   5   4   0  41

HBP: Dierker (3,Hunt).
IBB: Dierker (6,Hiatt).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 14053


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                2b        Davis               cf
2. Alou                lf        Murrell             rf
3. Mays                cf        Wynn                lf
4. McCovey             1b        Staub               1b
5. Hart                3b        Aspromonte          3b
6. Brown               rf        Menke               ss
7. Hiatt               c         Gotay               2b
8. Lanier              ss        Bateman             c
9. Sadecki             p         Dierker             p

GIANTS 1ST: Hunt flied out to right; Alou walked; Mays flied out
to center; McCovey flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Davis struck out; Murrell popped to third in foul
territory; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Hart struck out; Brown flied out to right; Hiatt
walked; Lanier grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub was called out on strikes; Aspromonte grounded
out (shortstop to first); Menke flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Sadecki grounded out (second to first); Hunt singled
to center; Alou flied out to center [Hunt to second]; Mays flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gotay grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
struck out; Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey grounded out (second to first); Hart
grounded out (shortstop to first); Brown flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis flied out to left; Murrell grounded out (third
to first); Wynn walked; Wynn was picked off and caught stealing
second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Hiatt singled to center; Lanier out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Hiatt to second]; Sadecki walked; Hunt
was hit by a pitch [Hiatt to third, Sadecki to second]; Alou
struck out; Mays flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Staub struck out; Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher
to first); Menke grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 6TH: McCovey grounded out (second to first); Hart flied
to left in foul territory; Brown flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Gotay flied out to right; Bateman flied out to
right; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Hiatt popped to catcher in foul territory; Lanier
grounded out (pitcher to first); Sadecki doubled to right
[Sadecki to third (error by Davis)]; Hunt grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis made an out to shortstop; Murrell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wynn homered; Staub made an out to second;
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Alou singled to right; Mays walked [Alou to second];
McCovey forced Mays (second to shortstop) [Alou to third]; Hart
made an out to second; Brown singled to center [McCovey to
third, Alou scored]; Hiatt was walked intentionally [Brown to
second]; DAVENPORT BATTED FOR LANIER; Davenport was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: DAVENPORT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Aspromonte
grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke flied out to right;
Gotay singled to center; Bateman struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 9TH: Sadecki doubled to right; On a bunt Hunt singled
[Sadecki to third]; Alou struck out; Mays singled to left [Hunt
to third, Sadecki scored]; CUELLAR REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING);
McCovey hit a sacrifice fly to second [Hunt scored]; Hart popped
to third in foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: RADER BATTED FOR CUELLAR; Rader singled to center;
Davis doubled [Rader to third]; Murrell struck out; LINZY
REPLACED SADECKI (PITCHING); Wynn was called out on strikes;
GIBBON REPLACED LINZY (PITCHING); Staub grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           3   8   0   11
 Astros           1   4   1    3


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