Houston Astros 5, Los Angeles Dodgers 2
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Sunday, April 13, 1969 (D) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   2  5  1
HOU N    0  1  3    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   5  7  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Crawford cf                   3   0   2   0       1   1       2   0
Russell rf                    2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Purdin p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gabrielson lf                 3   0   1   1       0   1       3   0
Fairly 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       7   1
Lefebvre 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Haller c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Sudakis 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       2   2
Sizemore ss                   3   1   0   0       1   0       1   1
Drysdale p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mikkelsen p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moeller p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Parker ph,rf                2   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   2   5   2       3  10      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Crawford (2).

BATTING - 
SF: Gabrielson (1,off Wilson).
HBP: Russell (1,by Wilson).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Wynn cf                       4   2   3   1       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   3       0   1       0   2
Blefary 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Menke ss                      4   1   2   1       0   0       2   2
Geiger lf                     2   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0      10   1
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       31   5   7   5       2   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Blefary.
E: Rader (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Menke (1,2nd inning off Drysdale 0 on 1 out); Rader (1,3rd inning off Drysdale
2 on 1 out); Wynn (1,5th inning off Mikkelsen 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (1,2nd base off Drysdale/Haller).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drysdale L(1-1)               2.2   6   4   4   1   2   2  15
Mikkelsen                     2.1   1   1   1   0   2   1   8
Moeller                       2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Purdin                        1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     7   5   5   2   4   3  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(1-1)                 9     5   2   0   3  10   0  36

HBP: Wilson (2,Russell).

Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 9352


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Crawford            cf        Alou                rf
2. Russell             rf        Morgan              2b
3. Gabrielson          lf        Wynn                cf
4. Fairly              1b        Rader               3b
5. Lefebvre            2b        Blefary             1b
6. Haller              c         Menke               ss
7. Sudakis             3b        Geiger              lf
8. Sizemore            ss        Edwards             c
9. Drysdale            p         Wilson              p

DODGERS 1ST: Crawford singled to center; Russell lined into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Crawford out at first];
Gabrielson singled to right; Fairly flied out to right; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou struck out; Morgan popped to third in foul
territory; Wynn singled to left; Rader struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Lefebvre flied out to left; Haller struck out;
Sudakis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary popped to shortstop; Menke homered; Geiger
walked; Edwards flied out to right; Wilson grounded out (third
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Sizemore popped to first in foul territory;
Drysdale grounded out (pitcher to first); Crawford walked;
Russell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou flied out to left; Morgan singled to right;
Wynn singled to left [Morgan to third]; Wynn stole second; Rader
homered [Morgan scored, Wynn scored]; Blefary lined to second;
Menke singled to center [Menke to third (error by Crawford)];
MIKKELSEN REPLACED DRYSDALE (PITCHING); Geiger was called out on
strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

DODGERS 4TH: Gabrielson was called out on strikes; Fairly
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lefebvre was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards grounded out (first unassisted); Wilson
struck out; Alou flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

DODGERS 5TH: Haller grounded out (third to first); Sudakis
struck out; Sizemore flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); Wynn
homered; Rader popped to second; Blefary grounded out (pitcher
to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 6TH: MILLER BATTED FOR MIKKELSEN; Miller popped to
shortstop; Crawford singled to right; Russell walked [Crawford
to second]; Gabrielson grounded out (catcher to first) [Crawford
to third, Russell to second]; Fairly grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: MOELLER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Menke flied out
to center; Geiger made an out to first; Edwards grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 7TH: Lefebvre struck out; Haller flied out to center;
Sudakis flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Wilson grounded out (third to first); Alou grounded
out (pitcher to first); Morgan popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 5.

DODGERS 8TH: Sizemore reached on an error by Rader [Sizemore to
first]; PARKER BATTED FOR MOELLER; Parker singled to center
[Sizemore to second]; Crawford was called out on strikes;
Russell was hit by a pitch [Sizemore to third, Parker to
second]; Gabrielson hit a sacrifice fly to center [Sizemore
scored (unearned), Parker to third]; Fairly singled to left
[Parker scored (unearned), Russell to second]; Lefebvre grounded
out (pitcher to first); 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: PURDIN REPLACED RUSSELL (PITCHING); PARKER STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Wynn flied out to left; Rader flied out to
left; Blefary walked; Menke forced Blefary (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: Haller struck out; Sudakis grounded out (third to
first); Sizemore walked; Parker was called out on strikes; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          2   5   1    7
 Astros           5   7   1    4


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