Philadelphia Phillies 7, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 67
Played on Saturday, June 22, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    1  0  0    0  1  0    0  4  1  -   7 12  0
HOU N    0  1  0    2  0  0    0  1  2  -   6 10  1
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rojas 2b                      5   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Callison rf                   4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Allen lf                      5   2   2   2       0   1       2   0
Gonzalez cf                   5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
White 1b                      5   0   2   1       0   1       9   1
Taylor 3b                     5   1   2   1       0   2       1   4
Dalrymple c                   3   1   0   0       0   2       8   1
Pena ss                       4   1   2   2       0   0       1   6
Short p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Briggs ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  G. Jackson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   7  12   7       1   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rojas-Pena-White.

BATTING - 
2B: Gonzalez (3,off Blasingame).
3B: White (1,off Giusti); Pena (1,off Gladding).
HR: Allen 2 (13,1st inning off Giusti 0 on 2 out,8th inning off Giusti 0 on
0 out).
HBP: Dalrymple (1,by Gladding).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taylor (10,2nd base off Giusti/Bateman); Callison (3,2nd base off Coombs/Brand).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Simpson cf,rf                 5   0   0   0       0   4       1   0
Torres ss                     4   1   1   0       1   1       0   6
Staub 1b                      4   0   1   0       1   0      13   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       2   0       0   4
Menke 2b                      5   2   3   2       0   1       3   3
Watson lf                     5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Bateman c                     3   1   2   2       1   0       6   0
  Brand pr,c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Murrell rf                    2   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
  Wynn cf                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Giusti p                      3   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomas ph                   0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       36   6  10   6       6   8      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Rader (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Menke 2 (9,off Short,off Wagner); Bateman (8,off Short).
GDP: Staub (6,off Short).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Short                         6     7   3   3   2   5   0  26
Wagner W(1-0)                 2.1   2   3   3   3   3   0  12
G. Jackson                    0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Farrell SV(7)                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10   6   6   6   8   0  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Giusti                        7     8   3   3   0   5   2  30
Blasingame L(1-2)             0.1   1   1   1   0   1   0   2
Gladding                      0.2   2   2   2   0   0   0   5
Coombs                        1     1   1   1   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9    12   7   7   1   8   2  42

Giusti faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Giusti (5).
HBP: Gladding (1,Dalrymple).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Bill Jackowski, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 3:04   Attendance: 21015


Starting Lineups:

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

PHILLIES 1ST: Rojas grounded out (shortstop to first); Callison
grounded out (second to first); Allen homered; Gonzalez singled
to center; White grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Simpson struck out; Torres struck out; Staub
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
1, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Taylor grounded out (third to first); Dalrymple
struck out; Pena grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke
grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson singled to center;
Bateman walked [Watson to second]; Murrell singled to center
[Watson scored, Bateman to second]; Giusti flied out to left; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 3RD: Short was called out on strikes; Rojas lined to
left; Callison singled to center; Allen forced Callison (third
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Simpson flied out to right; Torres grounded out
(third to first); Staub singled to center; Rader forced Staub
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Gonzalez grounded out (shortstop to first); White
flied out to right; Taylor singled to catcher; Taylor stole
second; Dalrymple grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Menke doubled to center; Watson popped to first in
foul territory; Bateman doubled to left [Menke scored]; Murrell
struck out; Giusti singled to left [Bateman scored]; Simpson was
called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros
3.

PHILLIES 5TH: WYNN REPLACED MURRELL (PLAYING CF); SIMPSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Pena singled to center; Short
struck out; Giusti threw a wild pitch [Pena to second]; Rojas
singled to left [Pena scored]; Callison popped to second; Allen
forced Rojas (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Torres singled to center; Staub grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Torres out at
second]; Rader walked; Menke was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 6TH: Gonzalez grounded out (second to first); White
tripled to right; Taylor struck out; Dalrymple struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
flied out to right; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 7TH: Pena grounded out (pitcher to second to first);
BRIGGS BATTED FOR SHORT; Briggs popped to first in foul
territory; Rojas reached on an error by Rader [Rojas to first];
Callison flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: WAGNER REPLACED BRIGGS (PITCHING); Giusti grounded
out (third to first); Simpson struck out; Torres popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 8TH: Allen homered; BLASINGAME REPLACED GIUSTI
(PITCHING); Gonzalez doubled to left; White struck out; GLADDING
REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING); Taylor singled to right
[Gonzalez scored]; Dalrymple was hit by a pitch [Taylor to
second]; Pena tripled to center [Taylor scored, Dalrymple
scored]; Wagner grounded out (third to first); Rojas grounded
out (shortstop to first); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 6,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Staub walked; Rader lined to left; Menke doubled to
left [Staub to third]; Watson reached on a fielder's choice
[Staub out at home (shortstop to catcher to third to pitcher to
third), Menke stayed at second]; Bateman singled to center
[Menke scored, Watson to third]; BRAND RAN FOR BATEMAN; Wynn
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 4.

PHILLIES 9TH: BRAND STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); COOMBS REPLACED
GLADDING (PITCHING); Callison walked; Allen struck out; Callison
stole second; Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); White
singled to center [Callison scored]; Taylor was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 7, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: THOMAS BATTED FOR COOMBS; Thomas walked; Simpson was
called out on strikes; Torres walked [Thomas to second]; G.
JACKSON REPLACED WAGNER (PITCHING); Staub flied out to right;
Rader walked [Thomas to third, Torres to second]; Menke singled
to left [Thomas scored, Torres scored, Rader to third, Menke to
second (on throw)]; FARRELL REPLACED G. JACKSON (PITCHING);
Watson grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Phillies 7, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         7  12   0    8
 Astros           6  10   1    9


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