Houston Astros 7, Montreal Expos 4
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Thursday, May 22, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  1  -   4  8  1
HOU N    2  3  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   7  8  3
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills ss                      5   0   3   0       0   0       1   3
Mota cf                       4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Staub rf                      3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Jones lf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Bailey 1b                     4   0   1   2       0   1      11   0
Laboy 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Bateman c                     4   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Sutherland 2b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       2   5
Jaster p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shea p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bosch ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cline ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Shaw p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Brand ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Face p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clendenon ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   4   8   4       1   6      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wills-Sutherland-Bailey.
E: Mota (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Sutherland (5,off Wilson).
HR: Bateman (5,9th inning off Wilson 0 on 1 out).
SH: Mota (2,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jones (4,2nd base off Wilson/Bryant); Wills (9,2nd base off Wilson/Bryant).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Blefary 1b                    3   2   1   1       1   0       8   1
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   3       0   0       4   2
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      3   0   0   0       1   0       1   5
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Miller rf                     3   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Alou lf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       2   0
Bryant c                      3   1   1   1       0   0       6   2
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   7   8   7       3   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bryant-Blefary-Menke.
E: Morgan (6), Rader (7), Wilson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bryant (1,off Jaster); Morgan (1,off Face).
3B: Miller (4,off Face).
HR: Wynn (9,1st inning off Jaster 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Rader (8,off Jaster).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jaster L(1-3)                 1.2   5   5   5   2   0   1  11
Shea                          0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Sembera                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Shaw                          2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Face                          2     3   2   2   1   1   0  10
Totals                        8     8   7   7   3   3   1  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(4-4)                 8.2   8   4   1   1   6   1  37
Gladding SV(8)                0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   1   1   6   1  38


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Tony Venzon, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 10164


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Wills               ss        Blefary             1b
2. Mota                cf        Morgan              2b
3. Staub               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Jones               lf        Menke               ss
5. Bailey              1b        Rader               3b
6. Laboy               3b        Miller              rf
7. Bateman             c         Alou                lf
8. Sutherland          2b        Bryant              c
9. Jaster              p         Wilson              p

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

ASTROS 1ST: Blefary singled; Morgan made an out to second; Wynn
homered [Blefary scored]; Menke walked; Rader grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Menke out at
second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Bailey struck out; Laboy grounded out (shortstop to
first); Bateman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller walked; Alou singled to center [Miller to
second]; Bryant doubled to left [Miller scored, Alou to third];
Wilson grounded out (second to first); Blefary grounded out
(second to first) [Alou scored, Bryant to third]; Morgan singled
to center [Bryant scored, Morgan to second (error by Mota)];
SHEA REPLACED JASTER (PITCHING); Wynn flied out to left; 3 R, 3
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 3RD: Sutherland made an out to third; BOSCH BATTED FOR
SHEA; Bosch was called out on strikes; Wills flied out to right;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: SEMBERA REPLACED BOSCH (PITCHING); Menke flied out
to right; Rader grounded out (second to first); Miller grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 5.

EXPOS 4TH: Mota reached on an error by Rader [Mota to first (on
throw to 1b)]; Staub walked [Mota to second]; Jones reached on a
fielder's choice [Mota to third, Staub to second (error by
Wilson)]; Bailey singled to left [Mota scored (unearned), Staub
scored (unearned), Jones to third]; Laboy struck out; Bateman
forced Bailey (shortstop to second) [Jones scored (unearned)];
Sutherland forced Bateman (shortstop to second); 3 R (0 ER), 1
H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); Bryant grounded
out (third to first); Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 5.

EXPOS 5TH: CLINE BATTED FOR SEMBERA; Cline reached on an error
by Morgan [Cline to first]; Wills singled to left [Cline to
second]; Mota out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Cline
to third, Wills to second]; Staub reached on a fielder's choice
that turned into a double play [Cline out at home (catcher to
first), Wills out at third (first to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: SHAW REPLACED CLINE (PITCHING); Blefary flied out to
center; Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn flied out
to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

EXPOS 6TH: Jones singled to right; Jones stole second; Bailey
flied out to right; Laboy flied out to left; Bateman struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Menke grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader
grounded out (pitcher to first); Miller was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

EXPOS 7TH: Sutherland popped to first in foul territory; BRAND
BATTED FOR SHAW; Brand flied out to right; Wills singled to
left; Wills stole second; Mota flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: FACE REPLACED BRAND (PITCHING); Alou singled; Bryant
grounded out (third to shortstop to first) [Alou to second];
Wilson struck out; Blefary walked; Morgan doubled to right [Alou
scored, Blefary scored, Morgan to third (on throw to home)];
Wynn made an out to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 7.

EXPOS 8TH: Staub made an out to second; Jones struck out; Bailey
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke flied out to left; Rader flied out to right;
Miller tripled to left; Alou flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 7.

EXPOS 9TH: Laboy grounded out (shortstop to first); Bateman
homered; Sutherland doubled to center; CLENDENON BATTED FOR
FACE; Clendenon reached on a fielder's choice [Sutherland out at
third (pitcher to third)]; Wills singled to center [Clendenon to
second]; GLADDING REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Mota grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            4   8   1    7
 Astros           7   8   3    3


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