Houston Astros 5, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Regular Season Game 55
Played on Tuesday, June 11, 1968 (N) at Connie Mack Stadium

HOU N    0  5  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5  6  0
PHI N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      4   0   0   1       0   2       1   0
Menke ss                      1   1   1   0       3   0       1   3
Staub 1b                      4   0   1   2       0   1       5   2
Thomas rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Wynn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
  Watson lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Aspromonte 3b                 3   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Gotay 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   3       2   2
Bateman c                     4   1   1   1       0   0      13   0
Dierker p                     4   1   1   1       0   2       0   0
Totals                       32   5   6   5       4  10      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Staub-Menke, Wynn-Staub-Aspromonte.

BATTING - 
2B: Thomas (4,off Wise); Bateman (6,off Wise); Staub (15,off Wagner).
SF: Davis (1,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Menke (2,2nd base off James/Dalrymple).

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rojas 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Gonzalez cf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Allen lf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Callison rf                   4   0   0   0       0   2       5   1
White 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   3       5   1
Taylor 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Dalrymple c                   3   0   2   0       0   0      10   1
Pena ss                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Wise p                        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bedell ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  James p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Briggs ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Farrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lock ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hall p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   1   7   1       0  11      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: White (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Dalrymple (3,off Dierker); Lock (2,off Dierker).
HR: Allen (8,1st inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Gonzalez (3,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(6-8)                9     7   1   1   0  11   1  32


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wise L(4-4)                   1.1   5   4   4   1   1   0   9
Wagner                        1.2   1   1   1   1   2   0   7
James                         2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Farrell                       3     0   0   0   1   3   0  10
Hall                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     6   5   5   4  10   0  37


Umpires: HP - Frank Secory, 1B - Ken Burkhart, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Bill Jackowski
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 5243


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Davis               cf        Rojas               2b
2. Menke               ss        Gonzalez            cf
3. Staub               1b        Allen               lf
4. Thomas              rf        Callison            rf
5. Wynn                lf        White               1b
6. Aspromonte          3b        Taylor              3b
7. Gotay               2b        Dalrymple           c
8. Bateman             c         Pena                ss
9. Dierker             p         Wise                p

ASTROS 1ST: Davis grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
singled to right; Staub lined to left; Thomas doubled to right
[Menke out at home (right to second to catcher to third)]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Rojas flied out to center; Gonzalez grounded out
(second to first); Allen homered; Callison grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn was called out on strikes; Aspromonte walked;
Gotay singled to center [Aspromonte to second]; Bateman doubled
to right [Aspromonte scored, Gotay to third]; Dierker singled to
left [Gotay scored, Bateman to third]; WAGNER REPLACED WISE
(PITCHING); Davis hit a sacrifice fly to center [Bateman
scored]; Menke walked [Dierker to second]; Staub doubled to
right [Dierker scored, Menke scored]; Thomas flied out to left;
5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 2ND: White struck out; Taylor was called out on
strikes; Dalrymple singled to center; Pena forced Dalrymple
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies
1.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn struck out; Aspromonte grounded out (second to
first); Gotay was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 3RD: BEDELL BATTED FOR WAGNER; Bedell singled to third;
Rojas flied out to left; Gonzalez grounded into a double play
(first to shortstop) [Bedell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 4TH: JAMES REPLACED BEDELL (PITCHING); Bateman flied out
to right; Dierker struck out; Davis was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Allen was called out on strikes; Callison popped
to catcher in foul territory; White grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke walked; Menke stole second; Staub was called
out on strikes; Thomas grounded out (first to second to pitcher)
[Menke to third]; Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Taylor singled to center; Dalrymple doubled to
right [Taylor to third]; Pena hit into a double play (left to
first to third) [Dalrymple stayed at second, Taylor out at
home]; BRIGGS BATTED FOR JAMES; Briggs singled to right
[Dalrymple to third]; Rojas forced Briggs (shortstop to second);
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 6TH: FARRELL REPLACED BRIGGS (PITCHING); Aspromonte
grounded out (shortstop to first); Gotay struck out; Bateman
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Gonzalez struck out; Allen flied out to right;
Callison struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Dierker struck out; Davis struck out; Menke walked;
Staub flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: White struck out; Taylor struck out; Dalrymple
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Thomas flied out to right; Wynn flied out to right;
Aspromonte flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: Pena struck out; LOCK BATTED FOR FARRELL; Lock
doubled to left; Rojas struck out; Gonzalez flied out to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HALL REPLACED LOCK (PITCHING); Gotay struck out;
Bateman popped to first in foul territory; Dierker reached on an
error by White [Dierker to first]; Davis flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 9TH: WATSON REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING LF); Allen popped to
catcher in foul territory; Callison struck out; White struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Phillies 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   6   0    5
 Phillies         1   7   1    4


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