Philadelphia Phillies 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 108
Played on Saturday, August 3, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  4  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  7  1
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 3b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Rojas 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
Callison rf                   4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Allen lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Lock cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
White 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Sutherland ss                 2   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
Ryan c                        3   0   0   0       0   2       6   2
Short p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       30   2   4   2       2   3      27   9

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

BATTING - 
2B: Taylor (15,off Cuellar).
HR: Callison (12,1st inning off Cuellar 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Ryan (8,off Cuellar).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Simpson cf                    3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Torres ss                     4   0   2   0       0   1       2   6
Staub 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      13   1
Wynn lf                       1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Miller rf                   2   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
  Adlesh ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Menke 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
Aspromonte rf,lf              3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cuellar p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  House p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   7   0       2   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Menke-Torres-Staub, Staub.
E: Torres (17).

BATTING - 
GDP: Gotay (4,off Short).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Simpson (4,2nd base by Short/Ryan).

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Short W(10-11)                9     7   1   1   2   6   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar L(6-6)                8     4   2   2   2   2   1  29
House                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     4   2   2   2   3   1  32


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 1:55   Attendance: 19185


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Taylor              3b        Simpson             cf
2. Rojas               2b        Torres              ss
3. Callison            rf        Staub               1b
4. Allen               lf        Wynn                lf
5. Lock                cf        Menke               2b
6. White               1b        Aspromonte          rf
7. Sutherland          ss        Rader               3b
8. Ryan                c         Bateman             c
9. Short               p         Cuellar             p

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor walked; Rojas flied out to center; Callison
homered [Taylor scored]; Allen lined to left; Lock grounded out
(third to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Simpson grounded out (shortstop to first); Torres
grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: On a bunt White singled to pitcher; Sutherland
popped to first in foul territory; Ryan grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [White out at second]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn struck out; Menke walked; Aspromonte grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Menke to second]; Rader reached on a
fielder's choice [Menke out at third (third unassisted)]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Short grounded out (shortstop to first); Taylor
doubled to left; Rojas reached on an error by Torres [Taylor to
third, Rojas to first]; Callison lined into a double play (first
unassisted) [Rojas out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bateman lined to pitcher; Cuellar popped to first in
foul territory; Simpson flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: MILLER REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING RF); ASPROMONTE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Allen grounded out (second to
first); Lock popped to catcher in foul territory; White grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Torres singled to shortstop; Staub popped to
pitcher; Miller struck out; Menke flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 5TH: Sutherland popped to shortstop; Ryan struck out;
Short grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte lined to third; Rader grounded out (third
to first); Bateman popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 6TH: Taylor flied out to right; Rojas flied out to
center; Callison flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: On a bunt Cuellar singled to first; Simpson walked
[Cuellar to second]; Cuellar was picked off second (catcher to
shortstop); Torres struck out; Simpson was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 7TH: Allen flied out to right; Lock singled to
shortstop; White grounded out (shortstop to first) [Lock to
second]; Sutherland walked; Ryan struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Staub flied out to right; Miller was called out on
strikes; Menke flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 8TH: Short grounded out (shortstop to first); Taylor
grounded out (third to first); Rojas grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Aspromonte singled to left; Rader singled to left
[Aspromonte to second]; Bateman singled to shortstop [Aspromonte
to third, Rader to second]; GOTAY BATTED FOR CUELLAR; Gotay
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Aspromonte scored (no RBI), Rader to third, Bateman out at
second]; Simpson was called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 9TH: HOUSE REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Callison grounded
out (second to first); Allen struck out; Lock popped to second;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Torres singled to left [Torres out at second (left
to second)]; Staub singled to left; ADLESH BATTED FOR MILLER;
Adlesh struck out; Menke lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         2   4   0    3
 Astros           1   7   1    4


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