Los Angeles Dodgers 9, Houston Astros 7 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 39
Played on Friday, May 24, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  1  0    0  2  0    0  0  1    5  -   9 19  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  2    3  -   7 11  0
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      6   1   2   0       1   1       4   0
Versalles ss                  5   0   3   1       1   1       2   2
Parker lf,1b                  4   1   0   0       2   1       5   0
Boyer 1b                      2   0   0   1       1   0       6   0
  Fairey lf                   1   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Bailey 3b                     6   2   4   3       0   1       0   2
Fairly rf                     4   1   1   0       2   0       2   0
Popovich 2b                   6   1   4   1       0   0       2   4
Haller c                      5   1   2   1       1   0       9   1
Sutton p                      2   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Brewer p                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Purdin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       43   9  19   9       9   4      30  11

FIELDING - 
E: Versalles (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Haller (5,off Lemaster); Popovich (1,off Buzhardt).
HR: Bailey (3,10th inning off Wilson 2 on 2 out).
SH: Billingham (2,off Buzhardt).
SF: Sutton (2,off Lemaster); Boyer (1,off Ray).
IBB: Parker (2,by Ray); Fairly (3,by Ray); Davis (1,by Buzhardt).
Team LOB: 16.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Davis (8,2nd base off Ray/Adlesh).
CS: Davis (3,2nd base by Ray/Adlesh).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      5   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Menke 2b,ss                   5   0   1   0       0   1       4   4
Staub 1b                      5   2   2   2       0   1       6   2
Thomas rf                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Wynn lf                       4   1   1   1       1   0       4   1
Aspromonte 3b                 5   1   3   2       0   1       1   0
Adlesh c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Murrell pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buzhardt p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rader ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Browne ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Torres ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
  Gotay ph,2b                 1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Lemaster p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Brand ph,c                  2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Totals                       41   7  11   7       2   8      30  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wynn-Menke.

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (2,off Sutton); Aspromonte (4,off Brewer).
HR: Staub (3,6th inning off Sutton 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Torres (1,2nd base by Billingham/Haller).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton                        5.2   4   2   2   2   5   1  23
Billingham                    3     3   2   2   0   1   0  12
Brewer W(2-0)                 1     4   3   3   0   1   0   7
Purdin SV(1)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                       10    11   7   7   2   8   1  43

WP: Billingham (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      4     8   3   3   1   0   0  19
Ray                           2     2   0   0   2   1   0   9
Blasingame                    1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Buzhardt                      1.1   4   1   1   2   1   0  10
Coombs                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Wilson L(3-5)                 1     4   5   5   3   2   1  10
Totals                       10    19   9   9   9   4   1  55

Lemaster faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
IBB: Ray 2 (3,Parker,Fairly); Buzhardt (2,Davis).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Al Barlick, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 3:39   Attendance: 20282


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Davis               cf        Davis               cf
2. Versalles           ss        Menke               2b
3. Parker              lf        Staub               1b
4. Boyer               1b        Thomas              rf
5. Bailey              3b        Wynn                lf
6. Fairly              rf        Aspromonte          3b
7. Popovich            2b        Adlesh              c
8. Haller              c         Torres              ss
9. Sutton              p         Lemaster            p

DODGERS 1ST: Davis singled to second; Versalles singled to
pitcher [Davis to second]; Parker forced Davis (pitcher to
third) [Versalles to second]; Boyer walked [Versalles to third,
Parker to second]; Bailey popped to shortstop; Fairly popped to
first in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Davis flied out to center; Menke doubled to left;
Staub lined to first; Thomas grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Popovich singled to left; Haller doubled to right
[Popovich out at home (right to second to catcher), Haller to
third (on throw to home)]; Sutton hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Haller scored]; Davis flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn lined to left; Aspromonte struck out; Adlesh
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Versalles popped to first in foul territory; Parker
grounded out (shortstop to first); Boyer lined to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Torres grounded out (second to first); Lemaster
flied out to center; Davis grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Bailey singled to left; Fairly forced Bailey
(second to shortstop); Popovich singled to center [Fairly to
second]; Haller hit into a double play (left to second) [Fairly
out at third]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke struck out; Staub grounded out (shortstop to
first); Thomas popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Sutton singled to left; Davis singled to right
[Sutton to third]; RAY REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Davis stole
second; Versalles singled to left [Sutton scored, Davis to
third]; Parker was walked intentionally [Versalles to second];
Boyer hit a sacrifice fly to right [Davis scored, Versalles to
third, Parker to second]; Bailey struck out; Fairly was walked
intentionally; Popovich flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to right; Aspromonte singled to
second; Adlesh flied out to right; Torres was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Haller flied out to center; Sutton singled to
right; Davis forced Sutton (shortstop to second); Davis was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: WATSON BATTED FOR RAY; Watson struck out; Davis
singled to left; Menke flied out to center; Staub homered [Davis
scored]; Thomas walked; Wynn walked [Thomas to second];
BILLINGHAM REPLACED SUTTON (PITCHING); Aspromonte popped to
first in foul territory; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3,
Astros 2.

DODGERS 7TH: BLASINGAME REPLACED WATSON (PITCHING); Versalles
walked; Parker forced Versalles (pitcher to shortstop); Boyer
flied out to left; Bailey singled to third [Parker to second];
Fairly grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: FAIREY REPLACED BOYER (PLAYING LF); PARKER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Adlesh reached on an error by Versalles
[Adlesh to first]; MURRELL RAN FOR ADLESH; Torres forced Murrell
(pitcher to second to shortstop); BRAND BATTED FOR BLASINGAME;
Torres was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Brand
made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros
2.

DODGERS 8TH: BUZHARDT REPLACED MURRELL (PITCHING); BRAND STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Popovich grounded out (second to first);
Haller walked; Billingham out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Haller to second]; Davis was walked intentionally;
Versalles singled to third [Haller to third, Davis to second];
Parker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); Menke
grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

DODGERS 9TH: Fairey flied out to center; Bailey singled to left;
Fairly singled to right [Bailey to third]; Popovich doubled to
center [Bailey scored, Fairly to third]; COOMBS REPLACED
BUZHARDT (PITCHING); Haller grounded out (second to first);
Billingham grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Thomas grounded out (second to first); Wynn flied
out to center; Aspromonte singled to second; RADER BATTED FOR
COOMBS; Rader singled to right [Aspromonte to second]; GOTAY
BATTED FOR TORRES; Billingham threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to
third, Rader to second]; Gotay singled to center [Aspromonte
scored, Rader scored]; BREWER REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING);
Brand made an out to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 4,
Astros 4.

DODGERS 10TH: GOTAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); WILSON REPLACED RADER (PITCHING); Davis
struck out; Versalles struck out; Parker walked; Fairey walked
[Parker to second]; Bailey homered [Parker scored, Fairey
scored]; Fairly walked; Popovich singled to right [Fairly to
third]; Haller singled to center [Fairly scored, Popovich to
third]; Brewer singled to second [Popovich scored, Haller to
second]; Davis flied out to center; 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 9, Astros 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Davis struck out; Menke grounded out (third to
first); Staub singled to right; Thomas singled to right [Staub
to second]; Wynn singled to left [Staub scored, Thomas to
second]; Aspromonte doubled to center [Thomas scored, Wynn
scored]; BROWNE BATTED FOR WILSON; PURDIN REPLACED BREWER
(PITCHING); Browne was called out on strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 9, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          9  19   1   16
 Astros           7  11   0    6


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