Houston Astros 10, Los Angeles Dodgers 1
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Monday, May 27, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  1
HOU N    2  3  0    0  4  1    0  0  x  -  10 16  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Parker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Davis cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Gabrielson lf                 4   0   2   1       0   0       2   1
Fairly rf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       4   0
Haller c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Torborg c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bailey 3b                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   2
Versalles ss                  3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Purdin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Fairey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Popovich 2b,ss                4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Osteen p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Aguirre p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Alcaraz 2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   8   1       1   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Bailey (3).
PB: Haller (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey 2 (5,off Wilson 2); Fairly (2,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      5   3   3   1       0   1       2   0
Menke 2b                      1   3   1   0       3   0       2   1
  Gotay ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Wynn rf                       5   1   3   3       0   0       0   0
Staub 1b                      5   0   3   3       0   0       9   1
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   1       1   0       3   0
Watson lf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bateman c                     5   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Torres ss                     4   1   1   1       0   0       3   2
Wilson p                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       39  10  16   9       4   2      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Davis (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Davis 2 (8,off Osteen 2); Watson (2,off Purdin).
SH: Torres (3,off Aguirre).
IBB: Menke (1,by Osteen).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Watson (1,2nd base off Aguirre/Haller).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen L(2-7)                 1.1   6   5   5   2   0   0  12
Aguirre                       3.2   7   4   1   2   2   0  20
Purdin                        2     3   1   1   0   0   0   9
Billingham                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    16  10   7   4   2   0  44

WP: Aguirre (2).
IBB: Osteen (6,Menke).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(4-5)                 9     8   1   1   1   4   0  36

WP: Wilson (3).

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Al Barlick
Time of Game: 2:38   Attendance: 12737


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Parker              1b        Davis               cf
2. Davis               cf        Menke               2b
3. Gabrielson          lf        Wynn                rf
4. Fairly              rf        Staub               1b
5. Haller              c         Aspromonte          3b
6. Bailey              3b        Watson              lf
7. Versalles           ss        Bateman             c
8. Popovich            2b        Torres              ss
9. Osteen              p         Wilson              p

DODGERS 1ST: Parker grounded out (first to pitcher); Davis
grounded out (second to first); Gabrielson singled to left;
Fairly singled to right [Gabrielson to third]; Haller made an
out to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Davis doubled to left; Menke walked; Wynn singled to
center [Davis scored, Menke to second]; Staub forced Wynn
(shortstop to second) [Menke to third]; Aspromonte singled to
right [Menke scored, Staub to second]; Watson flied out to
right; Bateman popped to first in foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

DODGERS 2ND: Bailey doubled to left; Versalles grounded out
(shortstop to first); Popovich made an out to third; Osteen
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Torres singled to right; Wilson popped to first;
Davis doubled to right [Torres to third]; Menke was walked
intentionally; Wynn singled to left [Torres scored, Davis
scored, Menke to second]; AGUIRRE REPLACED OSTEEN (PITCHING);
Staub singled to left [Menke scored, Wynn out at third (left to
third), Staub to second (on throw to 3b)]; Aspromonte grounded
out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 5.

DODGERS 3RD: Parker made an out to shortstop; Davis grounded out
(first unassisted); Gabrielson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Watson singled to third; Watson stole second;
Bateman flied out to center; Torres flied out to left; Wilson
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 4TH: Fairly walked; Haller popped to shortstop; Bailey
doubled to left [Fairly to third]; Versalles struck out;
Popovich popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Davis struck out; Menke singled to left; Wynn
singled to left [Menke to second]; Haller allowed a passed ball
[Menke to third, Wynn to second]; Staub reached on a fielder's
choice [Wynn out at third (pitcher to catcher to third to
second), Menke stayed at third]; Aspromonte walked [Staub to
second]; Watson popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 5TH: Aguirre struck out; Parker struck out; Davis
singled to center [Davis to second (error by Davis)]; Wilson
threw a wild pitch [Davis to third]; Gabrielson singled to right
[Davis scored]; Fairly forced Gabrielson (shortstop unassisted);
1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Bateman singled to third; Torres out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Bateman to second]; Aguirre threw a
wild pitch [Bateman to third]; Wilson flied out to left; Davis
singled to shortstop [Bateman scored]; Menke walked [Davis to
second]; Wynn reached on an error by Bailey [Davis scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Menke to third, Wynn to second]; Staub
singled to center [Menke scored (unearned), Wynn scored
(unearned)]; Aspromonte flied out to right; 4 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 9.

DODGERS 6TH: Haller grounded out (first unassisted); Bailey
struck out; Versalles grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 9.

ASTROS 6TH: PURDIN REPLACED VERSALLES (PITCHING); ALCARAZ
REPLACED AGUIRRE (PLAYING 2B); POPOVICH CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING SS); Watson doubled to left; Bateman flied out to
center [Watson to third]; Torres grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Watson scored]; Wilson singled to center; Davis popped
to catcher in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1,
Astros 10.

DODGERS 7TH: Popovich made an out to first; Alcaraz popped to
catcher in foul territory; Parker popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 10.

ASTROS 7TH: TORBORG REPLACED HALLER (PLAYING C ); GOTAY BATTED
FOR MENKE; Gotay flied out to right; Wynn made an out to first;
Staub singled to first; Aspromonte lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 10.

DODGERS 8TH: GOTAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Davis popped to
third in foul territory; Gabrielson grounded out (first
unassisted); Fairly doubled to center; Torborg grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 10.

ASTROS 8TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED PURDIN (PITCHING); Watson popped
to catcher; Bateman grounded out (third to first); Torres
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
1, Astros 10.

DODGERS 9TH: Bailey popped to third in foul territory; FAIREY
BATTED FOR BILLINGHAM; Fairey flied out to left; Popovich
singled to center; Alcaraz flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          1   8   1    8
 Astros          10  16   1   10


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