San Francisco Giants 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Wednesday, August 28, 1968 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  7  0
SF  N    0  0  0    0  1  1    0  1  1  -   4  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Herrera lf                    4   0   2   0       1   1       2   0
Torres ss                     4   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
  Gotay 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Staub 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       7   0
Menke 2b,ss                   3   1   0   0       1   1       3   3
Aspromonte 3b                 3   0   0   1       1   0       2   1
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       1   1       6   0
  Simpson pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brand c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Miller rf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Cuellar p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Thomas ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buzhardt p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   3   7   1       5   8      26  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Torres-Menke-Staub.

BATTING - 
SH: Staub (6,off Sadecki); Torres (11,off Sadecki); Thomas (4,off Linzy).
IBB: Menke (5,by Sadecki); Bateman (15,by Sadecki).
Team LOB: 8.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   1   1       1   3       2   0
Hunt 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Mays cf                       3   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
McCovey 1b                    3   1   1   1       1   2       6   1
Hart 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Barton c                      1   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Dietz c                     2   2   1   0       1   0       6   0
Lanier ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Cline ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Sadecki p                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
  Davenport ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Herbel p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Linzy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Schroder ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   8   4       4   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
PB: Dietz (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Lanier (10,off Cuellar).
HR: McCovey (31,6th inning off Cuellar 0 on 1 out).
SH: Hunt (12,off Shea).
SF: Mays (5,off Shea).
GDP: Hart (11,off Cuellar).
IBB: Dietz (3,by Buzhardt).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar                       7     7   3   3   1   5   1  28
Shea                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Buzhardt L(4-4)               0.2   1   1   1   3   0   0   6
Totals                        8.2   8   4   4   4   6   1  37

Cuellar faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Shea (2).
IBB: Buzhardt (11,Dietz).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sadecki                       5     6   3   3   3   6   0  23
Herbel                        2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Linzy W(7-7)                  2     1   0   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        9     7   3   3   5   8   0  38

WP: Sadecki 2 (8).
IBB: Sadecki 2 (14,Menke,Bateman).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 4711


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Herrera             lf        Bonds               rf
2. Torres              ss        Hunt                2b
3. Wynn                cf        Mays                cf
4. Staub               1b        McCovey             1b
5. Menke               2b        Hart                3b
6. Aspromonte          3b        Alou                lf
7. Bateman             c         Barton              c
8. Miller              rf        Lanier              ss
9. Cuellar             p         Sadecki             p

ASTROS 1ST: Herrera struck out; Torres struck out; Wynn popped
to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds was called out on strikes; Hunt grounded out
(shortstop to first); Mays struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub singled to left; Menke struck out; Aspromonte
made an out to shortstop; Bateman flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey struck out; Hart flied out to center; Alou
made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Miller grounded out (pitcher to first); Cuellar
flied out to right; Herrera singled [Herrera out at second (left
to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Barton grounded out (shortstop to first); Lanier
grounded out (second to first); Sadecki singled to center; Bonds
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: DIETZ REPLACED BARTON (PLAYING C ); Torres singled;
On a bunt Wynn singled [Torres to second]; Staub out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Wynn to second, Torres to
third]; Menke was walked intentionally; Aspromonte walked
[Torres scored, Wynn to third, Menke to second]; Sadecki threw a
wild pitch [Aspromonte to second, Menke to third, Wynn scored];
Bateman was walked intentionally; Miller struck out; Sadecki
threw a wild pitch [Bateman to second, Aspromonte to third,
Menke scored]; On a bunt Cuellar struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Hunt flied out to left; Mays singled to center;
McCovey walked [Mays to second]; Hart grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [McCovey out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Herrera singled to center; Torres out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Herrera to second]; Wynn singled
[Herrera stayed at second]; Staub was called out on strikes;
Menke flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants
0.

GIANTS 5TH: Alou flied out to center; Dietz singled to left;
Lanier doubled to left [Dietz to third]; DAVENPORT BATTED FOR
SADECKI; Davenport singled [Dietz scored, Lanier stayed at
second]; Bonds struck out; Hunt flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 1.

ASTROS 6TH: HERBEL REPLACED DAVENPORT (PITCHING); Aspromonte
grounded out (second to first); Bateman was called out on
strikes; Miller flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Giants 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Mays flied out to right; McCovey homered; Hart
grounded out (third to first); Alou grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cuellar struck out; Herrera walked; Torres grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Herrera to second]; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Dietz made an out to third; Lanier made an out to
second; JOHNSON BATTED FOR HERBEL; Johnson flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LINZY REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Staub grounded
out (first to pitcher); Menke made an out to second; Aspromonte
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Bonds singled; SHEA REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING);
Hunt out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Bonds to
second]; Shea threw a wild pitch [Bonds to third]; Mays hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Bonds scored]; McCovey struck out; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Bateman singled; SIMPSON RAN FOR BATEMAN; Dietz
allowed a passed ball [Simpson to second]; Miller walked; THOMAS
BATTED FOR SHEA; Thomas out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Miller to second, Simpson to third]; Herrera reached on
a fielder's choice [Simpson out at home (shortstop to catcher),
Miller to third]; Torres grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: BUZHARDT REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); BRAND REPLACED
SIMPSON (PLAYING C ); GOTAY REPLACED TORRES (PLAYING 2B); MENKE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Hart singled; Alou grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Hart to second]; Dietz was walked
intentionally; CLINE BATTED FOR LANIER; Cline walked [Hart to
third, Dietz to second]; SCHRODER BATTED FOR LINZY; Schroder
forced Hart (second to catcher) [Cline to second, Dietz to
third]; Bonds walked [Dietz scored, Cline to third, Schroder to
second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 4.

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


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