Houston Astros 2, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Regular Season Game 66
Played on Friday, June 21, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  3
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   2  5  2
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rojas 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Callison rf                   4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Allen lf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  G. Jackson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gonzalez cf                   4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Taylor 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
White 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
  Joseph ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Pena ss                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   5
Ryan c                        3   0   0   0       0   3       6   0
James p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
  Lock ph,lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   6   0       0  12      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. White-Pena-James.
E: G. Jackson (1), White (4), Pena (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Callison (12,off Cuellar).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Simpson cf                    2   2   0   0       1   1       3   0
Torres ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Staub 1b                      4   0   2   2       0   0      11   1
Thomas rf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Menke 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Watson lf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Bateman c                     4   0   2   0       0   0      11   1
Cuellar p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   4
Totals                       29   2   5   2       4   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Torres (12), Rader (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (17,off James); Menke (7,off James); Bateman (7,off James).
SH: Torres (4,off James).
HBP: Simpson (1,by James).
GDP: Thomas (5,off James).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Simpson (2,2nd base off James/Ryan).

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
James L(0-3)                  7     5   2   2   3   5   0  29
G. Jackson                    1     0   0   0   1   1   0   6
Totals                        8     5   2   2   4   6   0  35

HBP: James (2,Simpson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar W(4-3)                9     6   1   0   0  12   0  34


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Bill Jackowski, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 19274


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Rojas               2b        Simpson             cf
2. Callison            rf        Torres              ss
3. Allen               lf        Staub               1b
4. Gonzalez            cf        Thomas              rf
5. Taylor              3b        Rader               3b
6. White               1b        Menke               2b
7. Pena                ss        Watson              lf
8. Ryan                c         Bateman             c
9. James               p         Cuellar             p

PHILLIES 1ST: Rojas flied out to center; Callison flied out to
right; Allen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Simpson walked; Simpson stole second; Torres
grounded out (third to first); Staub doubled to right [Simpson
scored]; Thomas popped to second; Rader struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 2ND: Gonzalez struck out; Taylor lined to center; White
singled to right; Pena singled to right [White to second]; Ryan
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke doubled to left; Watson grounded out (third to
first); Bateman singled to third [Menke to third]; Cuellar
popped to first; Simpson flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 3RD: James struck out; Rojas grounded out (third to
first); Callison doubled to right; Allen singled to shortstop
[Callison scored (error by Torres) (unearned) (no RBI)];
Gonzalez struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Torres struck out; Staub grounded out (shortstop to
first); Thomas walked; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Taylor grounded out (third to first); White struck
out; Pena struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros
1.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke flied out to center; Watson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bateman doubled to right; Cuellar struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Ryan struck out; James struck out; Rojas singled
to shortstop; Callison struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Simpson was hit by a pitch; Torres out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Simpson to second]; Staub
singled to center [Simpson scored]; Thomas grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop to pitcher) [Staub out at
second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: Allen struck out; Gonzalez grounded out (third to
first); Taylor grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
grounded out (pitcher to first); White dropped a foul fly hit by
Watson for an error; Watson walked; Bateman popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: White grounded out (pitcher to first); Pena flied
out to center; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cuellar struck out; Simpson struck out; Torres lined
to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 8TH: LOCK BATTED FOR JAMES; Lock reached on an error by
Rader [Lock to second]; Rojas grounded out (pitcher to first);
Callison grounded out (first unassisted) [Lock to third]; Allen
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies
1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LOCK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); G. JACKSON
REPLACED ALLEN (PITCHING); Staub flied out to center; Thomas
reached on an error by G. Jackson [Thomas to first]; Rader
reached on an error by Pena (assist by Rojas) [Thomas to second,
Rader to first]; Menke walked [Thomas to third, Rader to
second]; Watson struck out; Bateman grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 9TH: Gonzalez grounded out (first to pitcher); Taylor
grounded out (shortstop to first); JOSEPH BATTED FOR WHITE;
Joseph singled to center; Pena grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         1   6   3    6
 Astros           2   5   2    9


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