Houston Astros 4, Philadelphia Phillies 2
Regular Season Game 99
Played on Saturday, July 26, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  4  1
HOU N    0  1  1    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   4  6  1
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   0       0   3
Hisle cf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Allen 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       8   0
Callison rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
  Raffo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
D. Johnson lf                 3   2   3   1       1   0       4   0
Joseph 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Money ss                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Watkins c                     3   0   1   1       1   1       4   1
Palmer p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Boozer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harmon ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Farrell p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Stone ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   4   2       6   7      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Taylor (10).

BATTING - 
HR: D. Johnson (8,2nd inning off Griffin 0 on 1 out).
HBP: R. Stone (3,by Griffin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Taylor (4,2nd base by Griffin/Edwards); Hisle (6,2nd base by Griffin/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valdespino lf                 4   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       4   2
Menke ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Miller cf,rf                  3   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Blefary 1b                    3   1   1   0       1   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
Edwards c                     2   1   1   0       2   0       9   2
Alou rf                       3   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Griffin p                     3   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Geiger ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   6   4       6   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (21,off Palmer).
SF: Miller (2,off Palmer).
IBB: Edwards (7,by Palmer).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Edwards (1,2nd base off Palmer/Watkins); Morgan (24,2nd base off Palmer/Watkins).

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Palmer L(1-5)                 4.2   5   4   3   6   2   0  26
Boozer                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Farrell                       2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Raffo                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8     6   4   3   6   3   0  37

IBB: Palmer (4,Edwards).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin W(6-4)                7.2   2   1   1   6   7   1  30
Blasingame                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Gladding SV(19)               1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     4   2   2   6   7   1  36

HBP: Griffin (5,R. Stone).

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 26962


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Taylor              2b        Valdespino          lf
2. Hisle               cf        Morgan              2b
3. Allen               1b        Menke               ss
4. Callison            rf        Miller              cf
5. D. Johnson          lf        Blefary             1b
6. Joseph              3b        Rader               3b
7. Money               ss        Edwards             c
8. Watkins             c         Alou                rf
9. Palmer              p         Griffin             p

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor walked; Taylor was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Hisle struck out; Allen flied out to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Valdespino walked; Morgan walked [Valdespino to
second]; Menke lined to left; Miller was called out on strikes;
Blefary popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0,
Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Callison struck out; D. Johnson homered; Joseph
grounded out (shortstop to first); Money struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader struck out; Edwards walked; Edwards stole
second; Alou grounded out (second to first) [Edwards to third];
Griffin singled to left [Edwards scored]; Valdespino grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros
1.

PHILLIES 3RD: Watkins walked; On a bunt Palmer struck out;
Taylor forced Watkins (pitcher to shortstop); Taylor was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan reached on an error by Taylor [Morgan to
first]; Morgan stole second; Menke flied out to right [Morgan to
third]; Miller hit a sacrifice fly to center [Morgan scored
(unearned)]; Blefary walked; Rader popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 4TH: Hisle walked; Hisle was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Allen was called out on strikes; Callison
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards singled to right; Alou flied out to right;
On a bunt Griffin forced Edwards (catcher to shortstop);
Valdespino grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Phillies 1, Astros 2.

PHILLIES 5TH: D. Johnson singled to center; Joseph struck out;
Money forced D. Johnson (shortstop to second); Watkins was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan flied out to right; Menke flied out to left;
Miller singled to left; Blefary singled to right [Miller to
second]; Rader doubled [Miller scored, Blefary to third];
Edwards was walked intentionally; Alou walked [Blefary scored,
Rader to third, Edwards to second]; BOOZER REPLACED PALMER
(PITCHING); Griffin was called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 4.

PHILLIES 6TH: HARMON BATTED FOR BOOZER; Harmon reached on an
error by Menke [Harmon to first]; Taylor grounded out (first
unassisted) [Harmon to second]; Hisle popped to second; Allen
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: FARRELL REPLACED HARMON (PITCHING); Valdespino
grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan flied out to right;
Menke flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 1,
Astros 4.

PHILLIES 7TH: Callison grounded out (second to first); D.
Johnson walked; Joseph flied out to left; Money grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Miller grounded out (second to first); Blefary lined
to right; Rader popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
1, Astros 4.

PHILLIES 8TH: Watkins popped to catcher in foul territory; R.
STONE BATTED FOR FARRELL; R. Stone was hit by a pitch; Taylor
walked [R. Stone to second]; Hisle lined to right; Allen walked
[R. Stone to third, Taylor to second]; BLASINGAME REPLACED
GRIFFIN (PITCHING); Callison grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: RAFFO REPLACED CALLISON (PITCHING); R. STONE STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Edwards grounded out (shortstop to first);
Alou singled to center; GEIGER BATTED FOR BLASINGAME; Geiger
lined to left; Valdespino grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 4.

PHILLIES 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); MILLER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GEIGER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); D.
Johnson singled to right; Joseph grounded out (pitcher to first)
[D. Johnson to second]; Money grounded out (second to first) [D.
Johnson to third]; Watkins singled to shortstop [D. Johnson
scored]; R. Stone flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         2   4   1    7
 Astros           4   6   1    9


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