Houston Astros 4, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Saturday, May 3, 1969 (D) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  8  1
HOU N    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  1  x  -   4  8  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       4   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
Burda 1b                      5   0   2   0       0   0       7   1
Marshall rf                   4   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Mays cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Dietz c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Hart lf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Etheridge 3b                  3   2   1   0       1   2       1   0
Lanier ss                     3   0   1   1       0   1       1   3
  McCovey ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bonds pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bolin p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Herbel p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gibbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mason ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Robertson p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davenport ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   8   1       4   6      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Marshall (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Burda 2 (2,off Dierker 2).
3B: Lanier (1,off Dierker).
GDP: Dietz (2,off Dierker); Davenport (3,off Gladding).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Miller rf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       2   1
Menke ss                      2   1   0   0       2   1       2   3
Blefary 1b                    4   0   2   0       0   1      11   0
Alou lf                       3   1   2   1       0   0       0   0
  Geiger pr,lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bryant c                      4   1   1   2       0   2       6   0
  Edwards c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dierker p                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Guinn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       4   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Dierker-Morgan-Blefary, Menke-Morgan-Blefary.
E: Blefary (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (4,off Bolin).
HR: Bryant (1,3rd inning off Bolin 1 on 0 out).
HBP: Alou (1,by Bolin).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bolin L(1-2)                  4.1   5   3   3   3   5   1  22
Herbel                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Gibbon                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Robertson                     2     3   1   1   1   2   0  10
Totals                        8     8   4   4   4   7   1  37

WP: Bolin (2).
HBP: Bolin (3,Alou).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(3-3)                8     8   3   1   3   6   0  34
Guinn                         0     0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Gladding SV(2)                1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9     8   3   1   4   6   0  38

Dierker faced 2 batters in the 9th inning
Guinn faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Mel Steiner, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 17624


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                2b        Morgan              2b
2. Burda               1b        Miller              rf
3. Marshall            rf        Wynn                cf
4. Mays                cf        Rader               3b
5. Dietz               c         Menke               ss
6. Hart                lf        Blefary             1b
7. Etheridge           3b        Alou                lf
8. Lanier              ss        Bryant              c
9. Bolin               p         Dierker             p

GIANTS 1ST: Hunt flied out to center; Burda grounded out (second
to first); On a bunt Marshall singled; Mays flied out to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan flied out to right; Miller grounded out
(second to first); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Dietz made an out to shortstop; Hart grounded out
(shortstop to first); Etheridge singled to center; Lanier
tripled to right [Etheridge scored]; Bolin was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader struck out; Menke struck out; Blefary was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Hunt made an out to third; Burda doubled to left;
Marshall grounded out (shortstop to first) [Burda to third];
Mays grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou doubled to center; Bryant homered [Alou
scored]; Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
grounded out (first unassisted); Miller singled to center; Wynn
grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Dietz walked; Hart walked [Dietz to second];
Etheridge struck out; Lanier popped to third in foul territory;
Bolin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader flied out to right; Menke walked; Blefary
singled to center [Menke to second]; Alou was hit by a pitch
[Menke to third, Blefary to second]; Bryant struck out; Dierker
grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants
1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Hunt made an out to first; Burda flied out to right;
Marshall struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan grounded out (first to pitcher); Miller
walked; Bolin threw a wild pitch [Miller to second]; Wynn
walked; Rader singled to left [Miller scored, Wynn to third,
Rader to second (on throw)]; HERBEL REPLACED BOLIN (PITCHING);
Menke made an out to second; GIBBON REPLACED HERBEL (PITCHING);
Blefary grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 6TH: Mays grounded out (third to first); Dietz popped to
first in foul territory; Hart grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou grounded out (first unassisted); Bryant flied
out to right; Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 7TH: Etheridge struck out; Lanier was called out on
strikes; MASON BATTED FOR GIBBON; Mason singled to right; Hunt
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: ROBERTSON REPLACED MASON (PITCHING); Morgan singled
to right [Morgan to second (error by Marshall)]; Miller made an
out to third; Wynn struck out; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 8TH: Burda doubled to right; Marshall singled to right
[Burda to third]; Mays made an out to shortstop; Dietz grounded
into a double play (pitcher to second to first) [Marshall out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke walked; Blefary singled to right [Menke to
third]; Alou singled [Blefary to second, Menke scored]; GEIGER
RAN FOR ALOU; Bryant struck out; Dierker flied out to right
[Blefary to third]; Morgan forced Geiger (second to shortstop);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 9TH: GEIGER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); EDWARDS REPLACED
BRYANT (PLAYING C ); Hart singled to right; Etheridge walked
[Hart to second]; MCCOVEY BATTED FOR LANIER; GUINN REPLACED
DIERKER (PITCHING); McCovey reached on an error by Blefary
[Etheridge to third, Hart scored (unearned)]; BONDS RAN FOR
MCCOVEY; DAVENPORT BATTED FOR ROBERTSON; GLADDING REPLACED GUINN
(PITCHING); Davenport grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Etheridge scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bonds
out at second]; Hunt walked; Burda grounded out (second to
first); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           3   8   1    8
 Astros           4   8   1    9


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