Houston Astros 9, Philadelphia Phillies 7
Regular Season Game 31
Played on Thursday, May 8, 1969 (N) at Connie Mack Stadium

HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  0    0  3  3  -   9 13  1
PHI N    0  0  4    2  0  0    1  0  0  -   7  9  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Miller rf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
  Geronimo pr,rf              0   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       5   1   1   2       0   2       1   0
Blefary 1b                    3   1   1   0       2   0      10   0
Menke ss                      5   1   2   0       0   0       0   4
Rader 3b                      4   2   1   0       1   0       2   1
Alou lf                       5   1   3   3       0   0       2   0
Edwards c                     5   0   2   2       0   0       8   0
Griffin p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Womack p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guinn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geiger ph                   0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41   9  13   9       3   2      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Morgan (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (5,off Wise).
HR: Morgan (4,1st inning off Wise 0 on 0 out); Wynn (6,3rd inning off Wise
1 on 1 out).
SF: Geiger (1,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Morgan (3,2nd base by Wagner/Ryan).

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hisle cf                      2   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
  R. Stone ph,lf              3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Briggs lf,cf                  4   1   0   0       1   2       2   0
Allen 1b                      4   1   2   5       0   0      10   0
Callison rf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
D. Johnson 3b                 3   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
Rojas 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Money ss                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Ryan c                        4   0   1   1       0   1       3   1
Wise p                        3   1   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   7   9   7       2   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Allen (3), D. Johnson (7), Money (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Rojas (1,off Griffin).
HR: Allen (4,3rd inning off Griffin 3 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taylor (4,2nd base off Gladding/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin                       5     5   6   6   2   5   1  22
Womack                        1.2   3   1   1   0   1   0   8
Guinn                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Billingham W(2-2)             1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   5
Gladding SV(4)                0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     9   7   7   2   6   1  38


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wise                          7    10   6   6   1   1   2  34
Wagner L(0-2)                 2     3   3   3   2   1   0  11
Totals                        9    13   9   9   3   2   2  45

Wise faced 3 batters in the 8th inning

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Dezelan, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 2113


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Morgan              2b        Hisle               cf
2. Miller              rf        Briggs              lf
3. Wynn                cf        Allen               1b
4. Blefary             1b        Callison            rf
5. Menke               ss        D. Johnson          3b
6. Rader               3b        Rojas               2b
7. Alou                lf        Money               ss
8. Edwards             c         Ryan                c
9. Griffin             p         Wise                p

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan homered; Miller flied out to center; Wynn was
called out on strikes; Blefary singled to center; Menke singled
to center [Blefary to second]; Rader popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Hisle was called out on strikes; Briggs struck
out; Allen grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards
grounded out (first unassisted); Griffin grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Callison flied to right in foul territory; D.
Johnson struck out; Rojas flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan flied out to center; Miller singled to
center; Wynn homered [Miller scored]; Blefary walked; Menke
flied out to right; Rader forced Blefary (shortstop to second);
2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Money singled to center; Ryan struck out; Wise
flied out to center; Hisle singled to center [Money to third];
Briggs walked [Hisle to second]; Allen homered [Money scored,
Hisle scored, Briggs scored]; Callison grounded out (shortstop
to first); 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); Edwards flied
out to center; Griffin flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 4TH: D. Johnson walked; Rojas doubled to right [D.
Johnson scored, Rojas to third (error by Morgan)]; Money
grounded out (second to first); Ryan singled to left [Rojas
scored]; Wise struck out; R. STONE BATTED FOR HISLE; R. Stone
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 5TH: R. STONE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BRIGGS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); Morgan flied out to center; Miller
grounded out (second to first); Wynn reached on an error by
Money [Wynn to second]; Blefary grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

PHILLIES 5TH: Briggs grounded out (first unassisted); Allen
popped to second; Callison grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Rader flied out
to center; Alou singled to center; Edwards singled to left [Alou
to third]; GOTAY BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Gotay popped to first; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

PHILLIES 6TH: WOMACK REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); D. Johnson
popped to catcher in foul territory; Rojas grounded out (second
to first); Money grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Miller
popped to third in foul territory; Wynn reached on an error by
D. Johnson [Wynn to first]; Blefary flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 6.

PHILLIES 7TH: Ryan flied out to right; Wise singled to left; R.
Stone singled to left [Wise to second]; Briggs struck out; Allen
singled to center [Wise scored, R. Stone to third]; GUINN
REPLACED WOMACK (PITCHING); Callison popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke singled to left; Rader singled to center
[Menke to second]; Alou doubled to left [Menke scored, Rader
scored]; WAGNER REPLACED WISE (PITCHING); Edwards grounded out
(second to first) [Alou to third]; GEIGER BATTED FOR GUINN;
Geiger out on a sacrifice fly to left in foul territory [Alou
scored]; Morgan reached on an error by Allen [Morgan to first];
Morgan was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 3 R, 3
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Phillies 7.

PHILLIES 8TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED GEIGER (PITCHING); D. Johnson
popped to third in foul territory; Rojas grounded out (shortstop
to first); Money grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Phillies 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Miller singled to center; GERONIMO RAN FOR MILLER;
Wynn was called out on strikes; Blefary walked [Geronimo to
second]; Menke flied out to right; Rader walked [Geronimo to
third, Blefary to second]; Alou singled to shortstop [Geronimo
scored, Blefary to third, Rader to second]; Edwards singled to
right [Blefary scored, Rader scored, Alou to third]; Billingham
forced Edwards (shortstop to second); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 9, Phillies 7.

PHILLIES 9TH: GERONIMO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Ryan popped
to third in foul territory; TAYLOR BATTED FOR WAGNER; Taylor
singled to center; GLADDING REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING);
Taylor stole second; R. Stone flied out to left; Briggs lined to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 9, Phillies 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9  13   1    9
 Phillies         7   9   3    4


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