Los Angeles Dodgers 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 132
Played on Monday, August 26, 1968 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  8  4
LA  N    0  1  1    1  0  1    0  0  x  -   4 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller rf                     5   0   1   0       0   3       0   0
Torres ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Herrera ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       2   1   0   0       2   1       3   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   0      11   0
Menke 2b                      4   1   2   0       0   1       2   3
Aspromonte 3b                 4   1   2   2       0   0       1   2
Bateman c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       5   2
Simpson lf                    4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
Wilson p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Coombs p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  House p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Ray pr                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3   8   3       3  11      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Coombs-Bateman-Staub.
E: Miller (3), Torres (21), Wilson (4), Coombs (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (14,off Sutton).
3B: Aspromonte (2,off Sutton).
GDP: Bateman (11,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 8.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crawford lf                   3   2   0   0       1   1       2   0
Davis cf                      4   0   3   1       0   0       0   0
Haller c                      5   0   1   1       0   1      12   0
Fairly 1b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       7   0
Gabrielson rf                 1   1   0   0       4   0       1   0
Boyer 3b                      4   0   1   0       1   2       2   1
Popovich 2b                   5   1   2   0       0   0       2   2
Shirley ss                    1   0   0   1       1   0       1   1
Sutton p                      4   0   2   1       0   0       0   1
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4  11   4       7   4      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Shirley-Popovich-Fairly.
E: Davis (6).

BATTING - 
3B: Haller (4,off Coombs).
SH: Shirley 2 (3,off Wilson 2); Davis (7,off Coombs); Crawford (1,off House).
GDP: Popovich (6,off Coombs).
IBB: Boyer (3,by Coombs); Shirley (1,by Coombs).
Team LOB: 15.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Davis (29,2nd base off Wilson/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(11-13)               3.2   6   3   3   3   2   0  20
Coombs                        1.2   3   1   0   4   1   0  12
Dukes                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
House                         2     2   0   0   0   0   0   9
Totals                        8    11   4   3   7   4   0  43

IBB: Coombs 2 (3,Boyer,Shirley).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton W(6-13)                8.2   8   3   3   3  11   0  37
Billingham SV(7)              0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   3   3   3  11   0  38

WP: Sutton (3).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Bill Jackowski, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 10787


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Miller              rf        Crawford            lf
2. Torres              ss        Davis               cf
3. Wynn                cf        Haller              c
4. Staub               1b        Fairly              1b
5. Menke               2b        Gabrielson          rf
6. Aspromonte          3b        Boyer               3b
7. Bateman             c         Popovich            2b
8. Simpson             lf        Shirley             ss
9. Wilson              p         Sutton              p

ASTROS 1ST: Miller grounded out (second to first); Torres flied
out to left; Wynn grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Crawford grounded out (first unassisted); Davis
singled to center; Haller grounded out (second to first) [Davis
to second]; Fairly made an out to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub walked; Menke singled to pitcher [Staub to
second]; Aspromonte flied out to right; Bateman grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Menke out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Gabrielson walked; Boyer struck out; Popovich
singled to center [Gabrielson to third]; Shirley out on a
sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Gabrielson scored, Popovich
to second]; Sutton flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Simpson struck out; Wilson popped to catcher in foul
territory; Miller struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Crawford walked; Crawford was picked off first but
was safe on an error by Wilson [Crawford to third]; Davis
singled to right [Crawford scored]; Davis stole second; Haller
flied out to left; Fairly grounded out (first unassisted) [Davis
to third]; Gabrielson walked; Boyer grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Torres popped to first in foul territory; Wynn
walked; Staub singled to left [Wynn to third]; Menke struck out;
Aspromonte singled to center [Wynn scored, Staub to second];
Bateman made an out to second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Popovich singled to right; Shirley out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher unassisted) [Popovich to second]; Sutton
singled to left [Popovich scored]; Crawford struck out; Davis
singled to center [Sutton to third]; COOMBS REPLACED WILSON
(PITCHING); Haller was called out on strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Simpson flied out to left; Coombs struck out; Miller
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 5TH: Fairly singled to right; Gabrielson walked [Fairly
to second]; Gabrielson was picked off first but was safe on an
error by Coombs [Fairly to third, Gabrielson to second]; Boyer
was walked intentionally; Popovich grounded into a double play
(pitcher to catcher to first) [Gabrielson to third, Boyer to
second, Fairly out at home]; Shirley was walked intentionally;
Sutton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Torres struck out; Wynn walked; Sutton threw a wild
pitch [Wynn to second]; Staub popped to third in foul territory;
Menke popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Crawford reached on an error by Torres [Crawford to
first]; Davis out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Crawford
to second]; Haller tripled to right [Crawford scored
(unearned)]; On a bunt Fairly singled to pitcher [Haller stayed
at third]; Gabrielson walked [Fairly to second]; DUKES REPLACED
COOMBS (PITCHING); Boyer struck out; Popovich flied out to
center; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Aspromonte reached on an error by Davis [Aspromonte
to second]; Bateman made an out to third; Simpson struck out;
THOMAS BATTED FOR DUKES; Thomas singled to right [Aspromonte to
third]; Miller struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 7TH: HOUSE REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); Shirley reached
on an error by Miller [Shirley to first]; Sutton singled to
right [Shirley to second]; Crawford out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Shirley to third, Sutton to second]; Davis
grounded out (first unassisted); Haller flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Torres made an out to shortstop; Wynn struck out;
Staub grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 8TH: Fairly grounded out (second to first); Gabrielson
made an out to second; Boyer singled to center; Popovich
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke singled to center; Aspromonte tripled to
center [Menke scored]; Bateman was called out on strikes;
Simpson struck out; GOTAY BATTED FOR HOUSE; Gotay singled to
center [Aspromonte scored]; RAY RAN FOR GOTAY; Miller doubled to
center [Ray to third]; HERRERA BATTED FOR TORRES; BILLINGHAM
REPLACED SUTTON (PITCHING); Herrera popped to first; 2 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   8   4    8
 Dodgers          4  11   1   15


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