Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 3
Regular Season Game 105
Played on Saturday, August 2, 1969 (D) at Parc Jarry

HOU N    2  0  1    0  0  1    0  1  0  -   5  8  0
MON N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller rf                     4   1   2   1       1   1       4   0
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   0       2   1       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   1   0   0       1   3       1   0
Menke ss                      5   0   1   1       0   0       2   5
Blefary 1b                    3   0   1   2       1   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Edwards c                     3   2   3   0       1   0      10   0
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Geiger lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ray p                         2   0   0   1       0   2       0   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   8   5       6   7      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Blefary.

BATTING - 
2B: Edwards (16,off Face).
3B: Blefary (7,off Wegener).
SH: Ray 2 (3,off Wegener,off Face).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Edwards (2,2nd base off Wegener/Brand).
CS: Blefary (5,Home by Wegener/Brand).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cline 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       9   2
Fairly cf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Staub rf                      4   1   2   2       0   1       1   0
Jones lf                      2   0   0   0       2   2       0   0
Collins 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   2       4   2
Laboy 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Brand c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       7   1
Wine ss                       2   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Bailey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hermoso ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wegener p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Face p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wicker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Radatz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       2   9      27  12

BATTING - 
HR: Fairly (3,3rd inning off Ray 0 on 1 out); Staub (17,9th inning off Ray
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cline (3,2nd base off Ray/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ray W(7-2)                    8     6   3   3   1   8   2  30
Gladding SV(23)               1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     6   3   3   2   9   2  34

Ray faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wegener L(4-8)                5.2   7   4   4   5   5   0  28
Face                          2.1   1   1   1   1   1   0   9
Radatz                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   5   5   6   7   0  40

WP: Wegener (10).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 12068


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Miller              rf        Cline               1b
2. Morgan              2b        Fairly              cf
3. Wynn                cf        Staub               rf
4. Menke               ss        Jones               lf
5. Blefary             1b        Collins             2b
6. Rader               3b        Laboy               3b
7. Edwards             c         Brand               c
8. Alou                lf        Wine                ss
9. Ray                 p         Wegener             p

ASTROS 1ST: Miller struck out; Morgan walked; Wynn walked
[Morgan to second]; Menke grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Morgan to third, Wynn to second]; Blefary tripled [Morgan
scored, Wynn scored]; Blefary was caught stealing home (catcher
to pitcher); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Cline singled; Cline stole second; Fairly struck out;
Staub singled [Cline scored]; Jones walked [Staub to second];
Collins popped to third in foul territory; Laboy forced Jones
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader grounded out (third to first); Edwards
singled; Alou forced Edwards (shortstop to second); Ray was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Brand singled; Wine forced Brand (pitcher to second);
Wegener hit into a double play (shortstop to first) [Wine out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 1.

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

EXPOS 3RD: Cline made an out to shortstop; Fairly homered; Staub
struck out; Jones struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Expos 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards walked; Edwards stole second; Alou grounded
out (second to first) [Edwards to third]; Ray struck out; Miller
walked; Wegener threw a wild pitch [Miller to second]; Morgan
walked; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos
2.

EXPOS 4TH: Collins was called out on strikes; Laboy struck out;
Brand flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke made an out to shortstop; Blefary flied out to
center; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Wine grounded out (shortstop to first); Wegener
struck out; Cline grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Edwards singled; Alou made an out to second; Ray out
on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Edwards to second];
Miller singled [Edwards scored]; FACE REPLACED WEGENER
(PITCHING); Morgan struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Expos 2.

EXPOS 6TH: Fairly flied out to left; Staub flied out to center;
Jones was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Expos 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Menke grounded
out (third to first); Blefary walked; Rader made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Expos 2.

EXPOS 7TH: Collins singled; Laboy popped to catcher in foul
territory; Brand flied out to right; BAILEY BATTED FOR WINE;
Bailey flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Expos
2.

ASTROS 8TH: HERMOSO REPLACED BAILEY (PLAYING SS); Edwards
doubled; Alou grounded out (first unassisted) [Edwards to
third]; Ray out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Edwards
scored]; Miller grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 2.

EXPOS 8TH: WICKER BATTED FOR FACE; Wicker struck out; Cline
grounded out (first unassisted); Fairly flied out to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 2.

ASTROS 9TH: RADATZ REPLACED WICKER (PITCHING); Morgan grounded
out (second to first); Wynn struck out; Menke flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 2.

EXPOS 9TH: GEIGER REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING LF); Staub homered;
GLADDING REPLACED RAY (PITCHING); Jones walked; Collins struck
out; Laboy flied out to right; Brand grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   0    8
 Expos            3   6   0    4


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