Houston Astros 2, Los Angeles Dodgers 1
Regular Season Game 34
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, May 19, 1968 (D) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   2 10  0
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Browne rf                     4   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Menke 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
Wynn cf                       5   1   3   1       0   0       4   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Brand c                       3   0   2   1       0   0       7   1
Torres ss                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Lemaster p                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       32   2  10   2       3   4      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Brand (1,off Osteen).
HR: Wynn (5,3rd inning off Osteen 0 on 2 out).
SH: Menke (1,off Osteen); Torres (2,off Osteen); Brand (1,off Brewer).
HBP: Staub (3,by Osteen).
GDP: Aspromonte (6,off Brewer).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Menke (3,2nd base by Brewer/Torborg).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      5   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Parker lf                     5   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Boyer 1b                      2   0   0   0       1   1      11   1
Colavito rf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Bailey 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Alcaraz 2b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       4   3
Popovich ss                   4   0   1   0       0   1       3   7
Torborg c                     4   0   2   1       0   1       4   1
Osteen p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
  Purdin p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Savage ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brewer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Grant ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   1   7   1       3   7      27  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Alcaraz-Popovich-Boyer.
E: Boyer (2).

BATTING - 
HBP: Boyer (1,by Lemaster).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster W(4-4)               9     7   1   1   3   7   0  38

HBP: Lemaster (2,Boyer).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen L(2-6)                 4.2   8   2   2   2   2   1  25
Purdin                        1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Brewer                        3     2   0   0   1   1   0  10
Totals                        9    10   2   2   3   4   1  39

HBP: Osteen (2,Staub).

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:41   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Browne              rf        Davis               cf
2. Menke               2b        Parker              lf
3. Wynn                cf        Boyer               1b
4. Staub               1b        Colavito            rf
5. Aspromonte          3b        Bailey              3b
6. Watson              lf        Alcaraz             2b
7. Brand               c         Popovich            ss
8. Torres              ss        Torborg             c
9. Lemaster            p         Osteen              p

ASTROS 1ST: Browne grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn singled to pitcher;
Staub singled to left [Wynn to third]; Aspromonte flied out to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Davis grounded out (catcher to first); Parker
singled to first; Boyer was hit by a pitch [Parker to second];
Colavito flied out to center; Bailey grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson was called out on strikes; Brand grounded out
(shortstop to first); Torres reached on an error by Boyer
[Torres to first]; Lemaster struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Alcaraz flied out to right; Popovich flied out to
left; Torborg singled to left; Osteen struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Browne singled to right; Menke out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Browne to second]; Browne was picked
off second (pitcher to second); Wynn homered; Staub was hit by a
pitch; Aspromonte singled to center [Staub to third]; Watson
forced Aspromonte (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Davis struck out; Parker grounded out (first
unassisted); Boyer struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Brand singled to center; Torres out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Brand to second]; Lemaster flied out to
center; Browne walked; Menke forced Browne (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Colavito walked; Bailey singled to left [Colavito
to second]; Alcaraz forced Colavito (pitcher to third) [Bailey
to second]; Popovich struck out; Torborg struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to right; Staub grounded out (pitcher
to first); Aspromonte singled to right; Watson walked
[Aspromonte to second]; Brand doubled to left [Aspromonte
scored, Watson to third]; PURDIN REPLACED OSTEEN (PITCHING);
Torres lined to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers
0.

DODGERS 5TH: Purdin flied out to right; Davis singled to first;
Parker flied out to right; Boyer grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Lemaster grounded out (shortstop to first); Browne
struck out; Menke flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Colavito made an out to shortstop; Bailey made an
out to first; Alcaraz walked; Popovich singled to center
[Alcaraz to third]; Torborg singled to second [Alcaraz scored,
Popovich to second]; SAVAGE BATTED FOR PURDIN; Savage flied out
to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 7TH: BREWER REPLACED SAVAGE (PITCHING); Wynn singled to
left; Staub struck out; Aspromonte grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Wynn out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Davis lined to left; Parker grounded out (second to
first); Boyer walked; Colavito singled to left [Boyer to
second]; Bailey flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
2, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson singled to center; Brand out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Watson to second]; Torres flied out to
center; Lemaster grounded out (pitcher to second to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 8TH: Alcaraz flied out to center; Popovich flied out to
center; Torborg popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Browne grounded out (second to first); Menke walked;
Menke was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Wynn
made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 9TH: GRANT BATTED FOR BREWER; Grant struck out; Davis
was called out on strikes; Parker grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2  10   0   10
 Dodgers          1   7   1   10


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