San Francisco Giants 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 158
Played on Tuesday, September 24, 1968 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  4  0  -   5 12  1
HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  1    1  0  0  -   4 10  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      5   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Hunt 2b                       5   0   3   0       0   0       2   2
Mays cf                       4   1   3   3       1   0       1   0
McCovey 1b                    5   0   2   0       0   1       7   3
Hart 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Perry pr,p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Dietz c                       5   1   1   0       0   2       6   0
Alou lf                       5   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
Lanier ss                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
  Marshall ph                 0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Mason ss                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Sadecki p                     2   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Linzy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cline ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davenport ph,3b             2   1   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   5  12   5       4   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Dietz (13).

BATTING - 
2B: McCovey (16,off Lemaster); Hunt 2 (19,off Lemaster 2).
3B: Alou (4,off Lemaster).
HR: Mays (22,1st inning off Lemaster 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Hart (3,by Ray).
IBB: Hart (10,by Lemaster); Mays (7,by Lemaster).
Team LOB: 13.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hunt (6,3rd base off Lemaster/Adlesh); Mays (11,2nd base off Lemaster/Adlesh).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Herrera rf                    4   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Colbert pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Torres ss                     4   2   3   0       0   0       0   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   2   0       1   1       4   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   3   2       0   0       2   2
Menke 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Staub 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Aspromonte lf                 3   0   0   1       0   0       3   0
Adlesh c                      1   0   0   0       2   0       7   0
  Thomas ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Lemaster p                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coombs p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  King ph,c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4  10   3       4   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Torres (23).

BATTING - 
2B: Torres (11,off Sadecki); Rader (16,off Linzy).
SH: Torres (12,off Perry).
SF: Rader (4,off Sadecki); Aspromonte (6,off Sadecki).
IBB: Wynn (9,by Sadecki); Adlesh (2,by Sadecki).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wynn (16,2nd base by Sadecki/Dietz).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sadecki                       6.1   9   4   3   3   5   0  30
Linzy W(9-8)                  0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Perry SV(1)                   2     0   0   0   1   0   0   7
Totals                        9    10   4   3   4   5   0  40

IBB: Sadecki 2 (16,Wynn,Adlesh).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      7    10   3   3   3   6   1  34
Shea                          0     0   1   0   1   0   0   1
Coombs L(4-3)                 0     0   1   0   0   0   0   1
Ray                           1     2   0   0   0   0   0   6
Dukes                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   5   3   4   6   1  45

Lemaster faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
Shea faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
Coombs faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
HBP: Ray (1,Hart).
IBB: Lemaster 2 (11,Hart,Mays).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Frank Dezelan, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - John Kibler, 
LF - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 7460


Starting Lineups:

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

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds flied out to left; Hunt made an out to third;
Mays homered; McCovey doubled to right; Hart flied out to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Herrera made an out to second; Torres singled to
center; Wynn struck out; Rader singled to left [Torres to
second]; Menke was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Dietz was called out on strikes; Alou singled to
right; Lanier singled to left [Alou to second]; Sadecki struck
out; Bonds struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub struck out; Aspromonte flied out to right;
Adlesh popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Hunt singled to left; Mays singled to left [Hunt to
second]; McCovey was called out on strikes; Hunt stole third and
Mays stole second; Hart was walked intentionally; Dietz struck
out; Alou grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.
 Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lemaster was called out on strikes; Herrera singled
to center; Torres doubled to left [Herrera to third]; Wynn was
walked intentionally; Rader hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Herrera scored, Torres scored (error by Dietz) (unearned), Wynn
to third]; Menke made an out to second; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Lanier grounded out (shortstop to first); Sadecki
walked; Bonds flied out to left; Hunt doubled to left [Sadecki
to third]; Mays was walked intentionally; McCovey flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Staub flied out to right; Aspromonte grounded out
(shortstop to first); Adlesh walked; Lemaster grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Hart made an out to third; Dietz flied out to
center; Alou popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Herrera flied out to right; Torres grounded out
(shortstop to first); Wynn singled to left; Wynn was picked off
and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Lanier made an out to second; Sadecki flied out to
right; Bonds was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader singled to right; Menke was called out on
strikes; Staub singled to left [Rader to third]; Aspromonte hit
a sacrifice fly to right [Staub to second, Rader scored]; Adlesh
was walked intentionally; Lemaster made an out to first; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 7TH: Hunt doubled to left; Mays flied out to center;
McCovey made an out to second; Hart grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Herrera popped to catcher in foul territory; Torres
singled to center; Wynn singled to left [Torres to third]; LINZY
REPLACED SADECKI (PITCHING); Rader doubled [Wynn to third,
Torres scored]; Menke reached on a fielder's choice [Wynn out at
home (pitcher unassisted), Rader to third]; Staub forced Menke
(second to shortstop); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 8TH: Dietz singled to right; Alou tripled to left [Dietz
scored]; SHEA REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); MARSHALL BATTED FOR
LANIER; Marshall walked; CLINE BATTED FOR LINZY; COOMBS REPLACED
SHEA (PITCHING); DAVENPORT BATTED FOR CLINE; Davenport reached
on an error by Torres [Alou scored (RBI), Marshall to second];
RAY REPLACED COOMBS (PITCHING); Bonds grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Davenport to second, Marshall to third]; Hunt grounded
out (third to first); On a bunt Mays singled [Davenport scored
(unearned), Marshall scored (unearned)]; McCovey singled to
right [Mays to third]; Hart was hit by a pitch [McCovey to
second]; PERRY RAN FOR HART; Dietz flied out to left; 4 R (2
ER), 4 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: PERRY STAYED IN GAME (PITCHING); MASON REPLACED
MARSHALL (PLAYING SS); DAVENPORT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B);
Aspromonte grounded out (second to first); THOMAS BATTED FOR
ADLESH; Thomas grounded out (first to pitcher); KING BATTED FOR
RAY; King grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Giants 5, Astros 4.

GIANTS 9TH: DUKES REPLACED THOMAS (PITCHING); KING STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Alou grounded out (first to pitcher); Mason
grounded out (second to first); Davenport grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Herrera walked; COLBERT RAN FOR HERRERA; Torres out
on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Colbert to second]; Wynn
made an out to shortstop; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           5  12   1   13
 Astros           4  10   1    9


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