San Francisco Giants 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 29
Played on Tuesday, May 14, 1968 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  7  2
SF  N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  x  -   2  2  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Menke 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   2       0   3
Wynn lf                       3   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Staub 1b                      4   0   3   1       0   0      10   1
Aspromonte 3b                 2   0   0   0       1   0       1   4
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Miller rf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Torres ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Morgan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Giusti p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   7   1       3   4      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Staub (2), Torres (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (9,off McCormick).
3B: Menke (2,off McCormick).
SH: Wynn (1,off McCormick); Bateman (1,off McCormick); Aspromonte (2,off Linzy).
GDP: Torres (2,off McCormick).
IBB: Miller (1,by McCormick).
Team LOB: 9.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Marshall lf                   2   1   0   0       1   1       4   0
Mays cf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
McCovey 1b                    2   0   0   1       0   0      14   1
Brown rf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Hiatt c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Johnson 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   0       0   4
Lanier ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   7
McCormick p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Linzy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       26   2   2   2       1   5      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hunt-Lanier-McCovey.
E: Mays (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Johnson (1,5th inning off Giusti 0 on 1 out).
SH: Linzy (1,off Giusti).
SF: McCovey (2,off Giusti).
HBP: Marshall (1,by Giusti).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti L(3-3)                 8     2   2   2   1   5   1  30

HBP: Giusti (1,Marshall).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McCormick W(3-3)              7     7   1   1   3   4   0  31
Linzy SV(3)                   2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9     7   1   1   3   4   0  37

McCormick faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
IBB: McCormick (3,Miller).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 5349


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Davis               cf        Hunt                2b
2. Menke               2b        Marshall            lf
3. Wynn                lf        Mays                cf
4. Staub               1b        McCovey             1b
5. Aspromonte          3b        Brown               rf
6. Bateman             c         Hiatt               c
7. Miller              rf        Johnson             3b
8. Torres              ss        Lanier              ss
9. Giusti              p         McCormick           p

ASTROS 1ST: Davis grounded out (third to first); Menke walked;
Wynn reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Menke to
second]; Staub flied to left in foul territory; Aspromonte
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Hunt grounded out (third to first); Marshall struck
out; Mays struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bateman flied out to center; Miller grounded out
(third to first); Torres grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey grounded out (third to first); Brown
grounded out (second to first); Hiatt grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Giusti grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
flied out to center; Menke tripled to right; Wynn struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Johnson grounded out (second to first); Lanier
grounded out (third to first); McCormick was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Staub doubled to right; Aspromonte walked; Bateman
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Aspromonte to
second, Staub to third]; Miller was walked intentionally; Torres
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Miller out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants
0.

GIANTS 4TH: Hunt flied out to center; Marshall was hit by a
pitch; Mays singled to center [Marshall to third]; McCovey hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Marshall scored]; Brown struck out; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Giusti grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
flied out to left; Menke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Hiatt made an out to first; Johnson homered; Lanier
grounded out (third to first); McCormick made an out to third; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Staub singled to
center; Aspromonte forced Staub (second to shortstop); Bateman
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Hunt flied out to left; Marshall grounded out (first
unassisted); Mays was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Miller struck out; Torres singled; Giusti flied out
to left; Davis singled to left [Torres to second]; Menke struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: McCovey flied out to right; Brown flied out to
center; Hiatt made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to center [Wynn to second (error by
Mays)]; Staub singled to center [Wynn scored]; LINZY REPLACED
MCCORMICK (PITCHING); Aspromonte out on a sacrifice bunt (first
to shortstop to second) [Staub to second]; Bateman grounded out
(shortstop to first); Miller grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Johnson reached on an error by Torres; Lanier flied
out to left; Linzy reached on an error by Staub on a sacrifice
bunt [Johnson to third]; Hunt reached on a fielder's choice
[Johnson out at home (first to catcher), Linzy to second];
Marshall walked [Linzy to third, Hunt to second]; Mays flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 9TH: MORGAN BATTED FOR TORRES; Morgan grounded out
(shortstop to first); THOMAS BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Thomas flied out
to left; Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   2    9
 Giants           2   2   1    4


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