Los Angeles Dodgers 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Tuesday, July 23, 1968 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  2    1  0  x  -   3  4  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Simpson rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Torres ss                     4   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Staub 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Menke 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   1       0   3
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Cuellar p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  House p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   7   1       2   5      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Torres-Staub.
E: Staub (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (5,off Osteen); Wynn (13,off Osteen).
Team LOB: 7.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Davis cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Parker 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
Savage lf                     3   0   1   1       1   0       4   1
Haller c                      4   0   1   0       0   3       6   0
Lefebvre 2b                   3   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Fairly rf                     4   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bailey 3b                     2   1   1   1       0   1       0   2
Versalles ss                  2   1   0   0       1   0       0   7
Osteen p                      3   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
Totals                       27   3   4   3       5   8      27  13

BATTING - 
2B: Haller (18,off House).
HR: Bailey (5,6th inning off Cuellar 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Bailey (1,by Cuellar).
GDP: Fairly (8,off House).
IBB: Lefebvre (2,by House).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Savage (3,2nd base by Cuellar/Brand).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(5-5)                6.2   3   3   2   3   7   1  27
House                         1.1   1   0   0   2   1   0   6
Totals                        8     4   3   2   5   8   1  33

HBP: Cuellar (1,Bailey).
IBB: House (2,Lefebvre).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen W(8-14)                9     7   1   1   2   5   0  35


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:12   Attendance: 17621


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Simpson             rf        Davis               cf
2. Torres              ss        Parker              1b
3. Staub               1b        Savage              lf
4. Wynn                cf        Haller              c
5. Menke               2b        Lefebvre            2b
6. Aspromonte          3b        Fairly              rf
7. Watson              lf        Bailey              3b
8. Brand               c         Versalles           ss
9. Cuellar             p         Osteen              p

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

DODGERS 1ST: Davis struck out; Parker popped to catcher in foul
territory; Savage walked; Savage was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn flied out to center; Menke struck out;
Aspromonte singled to right; Watson doubled to left [Aspromonte
out at home (left to shortstop to catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Haller struck out; Lefebvre was called out on
strikes; Fairly grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Brand grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Cuellar
flied out to left; Simpson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Bailey was called out on strikes; On a bunt
Versalles made an out to first; Osteen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Torres grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub
grounded out (first unassisted); Wynn doubled to left; Menke
singled to third [Wynn to third]; Aspromonte singled to right
[Wynn scored, Menke to third]; Watson forced Aspromonte
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers
0.

DODGERS 4TH: Davis grounded out (second to first); Parker
grounded out (shortstop to first); Savage grounded out (pitcher
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Brand grounded out (pitcher to first); Cuellar
grounded out (shortstop to first); Simpson made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Haller struck out; Lefebvre grounded out (shortstop
to first); Fairly grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Torres singled to shortstop; Staub flied out to
left; Wynn struck out; Menke walked [Torres to second];
Aspromonte flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Bailey homered; Versalles walked; Osteen grounded
out (third to first) [Versalles to second]; Davis grounded out
(first to pitcher) [Versalles to third]; Parker walked; Savage
singled to left [Versalles scored, Parker to second]; Haller
struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); Brand lined to
left; Cuellar flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 7TH: Lefebvre flied out to right; Fairly reached on an
error by Staub [Fairly to first]; Bailey was hit by a pitch
[Fairly to second]; Versalles lined to left; Osteen singled to
center [Fairly scored (unearned), Bailey to second]; HOUSE
REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING); Davis walked [Bailey to third,
Osteen to second]; Parker struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Simpson struck out; Torres singled to shortstop;
Staub grounded out (shortstop to first) [Torres to second]; Wynn
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 8TH: Savage grounded out (second to first); Haller
doubled to right; Lefebvre was walked intentionally; Fairly
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Lefebvre out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Aspromonte
grounded out (pitcher to first); Watson walked; Brand grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1    7
 Dodgers          3   4   0    6


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