Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 0
Regular Season Game 40
Played on Tuesday, May 20, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  3
HOU N    2  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   5  8  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bosch cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Wills ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Staub rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Jones lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Cline 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Laboy 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Bateman c                     3   0   2   0       0   0       6   1
Sutherland 2b                 3   0   1   0       0   0       3   5
Grant p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Wicker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wegener p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clendenon ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       2   7      24* 12

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wills-Bateman-Cline.
E: Wills 2 (7), Bateman (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bateman (1,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Blefary 1b                    4   1   1   0       1   0       9   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Wynn cf                       1   3   1   0       3   0       3   0
Miller rf                     3   1   2   1       1   0       1   0
Menke ss                      3   0   2   3       1   1       1   5
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       9   0
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       31   5   8   4       6   3      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (8,off Grant).
3B: Menke (1,off Grant); Miller (2,off Wegener).
SH: Dierker (4,off Shea).
GDP: Rader (7,off Shea).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Grant L(1-5)                  4     5   4   2   2   0   0  20
Wegener                       0     1   1   1   1   0   0   2
Shea                          3     1   0   0   3   2   0  12
Sembera                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     8   5   3   6   3   0  38

Wegener faced 2 batters in the 5th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(6-4)                9     4   0   0   2   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:22   Attendance: 12686


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Bosch               cf        Blefary             1b
2. Wills               ss        Morgan              2b
3. Staub               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Jones               lf        Miller              rf
5. Cline               1b        Menke               ss
6. Laboy               3b        Rader               3b
7. Bateman             c         Alou                lf
8. Sutherland          2b        Edwards             c
9. Grant               p         Dierker             p

EXPOS 1ST: Bosch flied out to center; Wills grounded out
(shortstop to first); Staub singled to left; Jones struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Blefary walked; Morgan flied out to right; Wynn
walked [Blefary to second]; Miller reached on an error by Wills
[Blefary to third, Wynn to second, Miller to first]; Menke
singled to right [Blefary scored (unearned), Wynn scored (error
by Bateman) (unearned) (no RBI), Miller to third, Menke to
second]; Rader reached on a fielder's choice [Miller out at home
(shortstop to catcher), Menke to third]; Alou made an out to
second; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Cline made an out to third; Laboy struck out; Bateman
singled to center; Sutherland flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards singled to left; Dierker forced Edwards
[Dierker to second (error by Wills)]; Blefary grounded out
(second to first); Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Grant struck out; Bosch flied out to right; Wills
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn singled to left; Miller doubled [Wynn to
third]; Menke tripled to center [Wynn scored, Miller scored];
Rader made an out to first; Alou reached on a fielder's choice
[Menke out at home (first to catcher)]; Edwards grounded out
(second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 4.

EXPOS 4TH: Staub walked; Jones forced Staub (second to
shortstop); Cline flied out to center; Laboy grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Blefary
grounded out (second to first); Morgan made an out to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 4.

EXPOS 5TH: Bateman doubled to center; Sutherland singled to left
[Bateman to third]; Bateman was out trying to advance to home
and Sutherland advanced to second (catcher unassisted); WICKER
BATTED FOR GRANT; Wicker struck out; Bosch grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: WEGENER REPLACED WICKER (PITCHING); Wynn walked;
Miller tripled [Wynn scored]; SHEA REPLACED WEGENER (PITCHING);
Menke was called out on strikes; Rader grounded out (second to
first); Alou flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos
0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 6TH: Wills grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub
grounded out (first unassisted); Jones struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Edwards singled; Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt
(second unassisted) [Edwards to second]; Blefary grounded out
(second to first) [Edwards to third]; Morgan was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 7TH: Cline struck out; Laboy walked; Bateman flied out to
left; Sutherland grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn walked; Miller walked [Wynn to second]; Menke
walked [Wynn to third, Miller to second]; Rader grounded into a
double play (shortstop to catcher to first) [Miller to third,
Menke to second, Wynn out at home]; Alou flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 8TH: CLENDENON BATTED FOR SHEA; Clendenon struck out;
Bosch grounded out (shortstop to first); Wills grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: SEMBERA REPLACED CLENDENON (PITCHING); Edwards
grounded out (shortstop to first); Dierker struck out; Blefary
singled to center; Morgan made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 9TH: Staub grounded out (pitcher unassisted); Jones popped
to catcher in foul territory; Cline grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            0   4   3    5
 Astros           5   8   0    9


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