San Francisco Giants 12, Houston Astros 8 (13 innings)
Regular Season Game 18
Played on Friday, April 25, 1969 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    2  0  0    0  2  0    0  1  3    0  0  0    0  -   8  9  3
SF  N    3  0  0    0  0  0    1  4  0    0  0  0    4  -  12 13  4
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller rf,cf                  4   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Morgan lf                     5   2   1   0       2   1       1   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       4   0
  Alou rf                     2   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
Blefary 1b                    6   2   1   1       1   0       9   1
Menke 2b                      5   1   2   2       1   0       3   3
Rader 3b                      6   0   0   0       0   2       3   3
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       1   1       4   1
  McFadden ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bryant c                    1   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Torres ss                     5   0   1   1       0   0       3   4
Lemaster p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dierker p                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Schneider p                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       47   8   9   5       7   6      37  15

FIELDING - 
E: Alou (3), Blefary 2 (3).
PB: Edwards (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Dierker (1,off Gibbon).
HR: Menke (3,5th inning off Bolin 0 on 2 out).
SH: Lemaster (1,off Bolin); Menke (2,off Linzy); Torres (1,off Linzy); Miller
(1,off Gibbon).
HBP: Miller (4,by Gibbon).
IBB: Edwards (1,by Linzy); Alou (1,by Gibbon).
Team LOB: 12.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      6   2   1   0       1   2       3   0
Davenport 3b                  3   1   1   0       2   0       1   3
Mays cf                       6   2   2   0       1   0       7   0
McCovey 1b                    3   2   0   1       3   0      19   0
Hiatt c                       7   3   3   7       0   0       6   0
Hart lf                       6   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
Mason 2b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Hunt ph,2b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Lanier ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Gutierrez ss                2   0   2   0       1   0       0   2
Bolin p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Marshall ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Linzy p                     0   0   0   1       1   0       0   2
  Gibbon p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Totals                       47  12  13  11       9   6      39  17

FIELDING - 
E: Mason (2), Gutierrez (2), Linzy 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Hart (3,off Lemaster); Mays (3,off Gladding).
HR: Hiatt 2 (3,1st inning off Lemaster 1 on 2 out,13th inning off Schneider
3 on 1 out).
SH: Davenport 2 (2,off Billingham,off Schneider).
SF: McCovey (2,off Lemaster).
IBB: McCovey 2 (6,by Billingham,by Dierker); Gutierrez (1,by Gladding); Mays
(3,by Schneider).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster                      6.1   4   4   4   2   3   1  25
Billingham                    1.1   2   4   2   2   1   0   8
Gladding                      0.1   2   0   0   2   0   0   6
Dierker                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Schneider L(0-1)              2.1   4   4   4   2   1   1  12
Totals                       12.1  13  12  10   9   6   2  59

Gladding faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
IBB: Billingham (3,McCovey); Gladding (1,Gutierrez); Dierker (2,McCovey); Schneider
(2,Mays).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bolin                         7     6   4   4   3   2   1  30
Linzy                         1.2   2   4   0   3   1   0  12
Gibbon W(1-0)                 4.1   1   0   0   1   3   0  17
Totals                       13     9   8   4   7   6   1  59

WP: Bolin (1).
HBP: Gibbon (1,Miller).
IBB: Linzy (3,Edwards); Gibbon (1,Alou).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 3:45   Attendance: 6094


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Miller              rf        Bonds               rf
2. Morgan              lf        Davenport           3b
3. Wynn                cf        Mays                cf
4. Blefary             1b        McCovey             1b
5. Menke               2b        Hiatt               c
6. Rader               3b        Hart                lf
7. Edwards             c         Mason               2b
8. Torres              ss        Lanier              ss
9. Lemaster            p         Bolin               p

ASTROS 1ST: Miller walked while Miller advanced to second on a
wild pitch [Miller to second]; Morgan flied out to center; Wynn
singled to left [Miller scored]; Blefary walked [Wynn to
second]; Menke singled [Blefary to second, Wynn scored]; Rader
flied out to right; Edwards struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds flied out to center; Davenport walked; Mays
singled to left [Davenport to second]; Edwards allowed a passed
ball [Mays to second, Davenport to third]; McCovey hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Mays to third, Davenport scored]; Hiatt
homered [Mays scored]; Hart grounded out (shortstop to first); 3
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Torres singled to left; Lemaster out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Torres to second]; Miller flied out to
center [Torres to third]; Morgan walked; Wynn grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 2ND: Mason made an out to third; Lanier flied out to
center; Bolin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Blefary flied out to center; Menke flied out to
center; Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 3RD: Bonds flied out to right; Davenport walked; Mays
forced Davenport (third to second); McCovey grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards singled to center; Torres forced Edwards
(third to second) [Torres to second (error by Mason)]; Lemaster
grounded out (pitcher to first); Miller grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

GIANTS 4TH: Hiatt grounded out (shortstop to first); Hart flied
out to center; Mason grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan singled to center; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Morgan to third]; Blefary grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Morgan scored]; Menke homered; Rader made an
out to second; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 5TH: Lanier grounded out (shortstop to first); Bolin
struck out; Bonds was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Edwards made an out to shortstop; Torres flied out
to right; Lemaster flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 6TH: Davenport flied out to left; Mays grounded out
(third to first); McCovey made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Miller grounded out (second to first); Morgan flied
out to center; Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 7TH: Hiatt grounded out (catcher to first); Hart doubled
to left; HUNT BATTED FOR MASON; Hunt singled to center [Hart
scored]; BILLINGHAM REPLACED LEMASTER (PITCHING); Lanier was
called out on strikes; MARSHALL BATTED FOR BOLIN; Marshall flied
out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 4.

ASTROS 8TH: HUNT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); GUTIERREZ REPLACED
LANIER (PLAYING SS); LINZY REPLACED MARSHALL (PITCHING); Blefary
singled to center; Menke reached on an error by Linzy on a
sacrifice bunt [Blefary to third, Menke to second]; Rader
grounded out (first unassisted); Edwards was walked
intentionally; Torres out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Edwards to second, Menke to third, Blefary scored (unearned)];
Billingham grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 4.

GIANTS 8TH: ALOU REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING RF); MILLER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Bonds walked; Davenport out on a
sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Bonds to second]; Mays popped
to third in foul territory; McCovey was walked intentionally;
Hiatt singled to left [McCovey to third, Bonds scored]; Hart
singled to right [McCovey scored, Hiatt to third (error by
Alou)]; GLADDING REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING); Hunt reached on
an error by Blefary [Hiatt scored (unearned), Hart to third,
Hunt to second (error by Blefary)]; Gutierrez was walked
intentionally; Linzy walked [Hart scored (unearned), Hunt to
third, Gutierrez to second]; Bonds forced Linzy (shortstop to
second); 4 R (2 ER), 2 H, 3 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Miller grounded out (pitcher to first); Morgan
walked; Alou singled [Morgan to second]; Blefary reached on an
error by Linzy [Morgan scored (unearned), Alou to third, Blefary
to second]; Menke walked; Rader struck out; GIBBON REPLACED
LINZY (PITCHING); MCFADDEN BATTED FOR EDWARDS; McFadden reached
on an error by Gutierrez [Alou scored (unearned), Blefary scored
(unearned), Menke to third, McFadden to second]; Torres grounded
out (pitcher to first); 3 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Giants 8.

GIANTS 9TH: BRYANT REPLACED MCFADDEN (PLAYING C ); Davenport
singled to left; Mays doubled to center [Davenport to third];
DIERKER REPLACED GLADDING (PITCHING); McCovey was walked
intentionally; Hiatt forced Davenport (right to catcher)
[McCovey to second, Mays to third]; Hart forced Mays (third to
catcher) [Hiatt to second, McCovey to third]; Hunt made an out
to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

ASTROS 10TH: Dierker doubled to right; Miller out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Dierker to third]; Morgan struck out;
Alou was walked intentionally; Blefary made an out to third; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

GIANTS 10TH: Gutierrez singled to right; Gibbon forced Gutierrez
(pitcher to shortstop); Bonds struck out; Davenport grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

ASTROS 11TH: Menke grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader struck
out; Bryant grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

GIANTS 11TH: SCHNEIDER REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Mays flied
out to right; McCovey flied out to center; Hiatt flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

ASTROS 12TH: Torres grounded out (pitcher to first); Schneider
was called out on strikes; Miller was hit by a pitch; Morgan
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

GIANTS 12TH: Hart singled to left; Hunt forced Hart (catcher to
shortstop); Hunt was picked off first (catcher unassisted);
Gutierrez singled; Gibbon struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 8, Giants 8.

ASTROS 13TH: Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); Blefary
grounded out (shortstop to first); Menke flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 8.

GIANTS 13TH: On a bunt Bonds singled; Davenport out on a
sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Bonds to second]; Mays was
walked intentionally; McCovey walked [Bonds to third, Mays to
second]; Hiatt homered [Bonds scored, Mays scored, McCovey
scored]; 4 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 12.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8   9   3   12
 Giants          12  13   4   10


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