Houston Astros 4, Philadelphia Phillies 3
Regular Season Game 107
Played on Friday, August 2, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  2  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   3  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  2  x  -   4 11  0
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Pena ss                       4   0   2   2       0   0       0   5
Callison rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Allen lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
White 1b                      4   0   2   0       0   1       7   0
Gonzalez cf                   2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Rojas 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       7   1
Dalrymple c                   2   1   0   1       1   0       6   0
James p                       3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  G. Jackson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Sullivan ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   3       3   4      24   9

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

BATTING - 
2B: White (10,off Dierker).
SF: Dalrymple (3,off Dierker).
HBP: Pena (1,by Dierker).
IBB: Dalrymple (6,by Dierker); Gonzalez (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (5,2nd base off Dierker/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       7   0
Torres ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   6
Staub 1b                      4   2   2   0       0   0       4   1
Wynn cf                       2   1   1   0       2   1       1   0
Menke 2b                      3   0   1   1       0   0       6   2
Rader 3b                      4   1   3   2       0   1       0   0
Bateman c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       6   0
Simpson lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  House p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Aspromonte ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4  11   4       2   6      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (27,off James); Rader (5,off G. Jackson).
3B: Menke (5,off James).
SH: Dierker (9,off James); Menke (5,off G. Jackson).
GDP: Menke (4,off James).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
James                         6.2   8   2   2   2   6   0  29
G. Jackson L(1-4)             1.1   3   2   2   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8    11   4   4   2   6   0  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker                       7     6   3   3   3   3   0  31
House W(1-0)                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Shea SV(3)                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   3   4   0  38

HBP: Dierker (5,Pena).
IBB: Dierker 2 (10,Dalrymple,Gonzalez).

Umpires: HP - Shag Crawford, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 12957


Starting Lineups:

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

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor singled to center; Pena was hit by a pitch
[Taylor to second]; Callison struck out; Allen lined to right;
White struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Miller was called out on strikes; Torres struck out;
Staub grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Gonzalez walked; Gonzalez stole second; Rojas
lined to right; Dalrymple was walked intentionally; James
singled to third [Gonzalez to third, Dalrymple to second];
Taylor was called out on strikes; Pena singled to center
[Gonzalez scored, Dalrymple scored, James to second]; Callison
flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn walked; Menke grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Wynn out at second]; Rader
singled to center; Bateman grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Allen flied out to right; White lined to left;
Gonzalez flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Simpson struck out; Dierker flied out to center;
Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Rojas grounded out (shortstop to first); Dalrymple
popped to second; James grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Torres flied out to center; Staub doubled to right;
Wynn walked; Menke forced Wynn (third to second) [Staub to
third]; Rader singled to right [Staub scored, Menke to second];
Bateman forced Rader (second unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Taylor flied out to right; Pena grounded out
(first to pitcher); Callison popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Simpson singled to center; Dierker out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Simpson to second]; Miller
was called out on strikes; Torres popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Allen singled to center; White doubled to left
[Allen to third]; Gonzalez was walked intentionally; Rojas
popped to catcher in foul territory; Dalrymple hit a sacrifice
fly to right [Allen scored, White to third]; James forced
Gonzalez (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies
3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub singled to center; Wynn struck out; Menke
tripled to right [Staub scored]; Rader struck out; Bateman
grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 3, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: Taylor flied out to right; Pena singled to center;
Callison popped to shortstop; Allen forced Pena (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Simpson grounded out (shortstop to first); GOTAY
BATTED FOR DIERKER; Gotay singled to left; Miller popped to
second; Torres singled to center [Gotay to second]; G. JACKSON
REPLACED JAMES (PITCHING); Staub popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 8TH: HOUSE REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); White singled to
right; Gonzalez forced White (shortstop to second); Rojas forced
Gonzalez (shortstop to second); Dalrymple popped to second; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to left; Menke out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Wynn to second]; Rader doubled to right
[Wynn scored]; Bateman singled to right [Rader scored]; Simpson
flied out to right; ASPROMONTE BATTED FOR HOUSE; Aspromonte
flied out to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 4.

PHILLIES 9TH: SHEA REPLACED ASPROMONTE (PITCHING); SULLIVAN
BATTED FOR G. JACKSON; Sullivan struck out; Taylor grounded out
(shortstop to first); Pena grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         3   7   0    8
 Astros           4  11   0    8


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