Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 3 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 112
Played on Saturday, August 9, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  0  -   3 10  2
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  0    0  2  -   5  9  2
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Sutherland 2b                 5   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Fairly cf,1b                  5   2   3   0       0   1       4   0
Staub rf                      5   0   3   1       0   2       1   0
Jones lf                      5   0   2   2       0   2       3   0
Bailey 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       5   2
  Radatz p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Laboy 3b                      5   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Brand c                       4   0   0   0       0   0      13   2
Wine ss                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Robertson p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  McGinn p                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Cline ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wicker pr,cf                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       42   3  10   3       0   9      32  11

FIELDING - 
E: Jones (8), Brand (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Fairly 2 (11,off Dierker,off Billingham).
GDP: Brand (4,off Dierker); Bailey (8,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valdespino lf                 3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Alou ph,lf                  2   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   2       1   2       4   7
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       2   1       1   0
Menke ss                      3   0   0   0       2   1       1   3
Blefary 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   1      11   1
Miller rf                     4   2   2   0       1   1       2   1
Rader 3b                      5   1   1   0       0   1       2   4
Edwards c                     5   0   1   1       0   1       8   0
Dierker p                     3   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Geiger ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Billingham p                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       39   5   9   4       7  11      33  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Menke-Morgan-Blefary, Rader-Morgan-Blefary, Rader-Blefary.
E: Menke 2 (20).

BATTING - 
HR: Morgan (13,11th inning off Radatz 1 on 2 out).
SH: Morgan (6,off McGinn).
IBB: Menke (8,by McGinn).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Valdespino (1,2nd base off Robertson/Brand).
CS: Menke (7,2nd base by McGinn/Brand).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Robertson                     4.1   6   2   2   3   4   0  22
McGinn                        2.2   1   1   1   2   1   0  10
Radatz L(0-3)                 3.2   2   2   2   2   6   1  15
Totals                       10.2   9   5   5   7  11   1  47

WP: McGinn (8).
IBB: McGinn (5,Menke).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker                       7.1   5   2   2   0   7   0  28
Blasingame                    0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   3
Gladding                      1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Billingham W(5-6)             2     2   0   0   0   2   0   7
Totals                       11    10   3   3   0   9   0  42

WP: Dierker (6).

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Mel Steiner, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 34220


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Sutherland          2b        Valdespino          lf
2. Fairly              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Staub               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Jones               lf        Menke               ss
5. Bailey              1b        Blefary             1b
6. Laboy               3b        Miller              rf
7. Brand               c         Rader               3b
8. Wine                ss        Edwards             c
9. Robertson           p         Dierker             p

EXPOS 1ST: 34,220 persons attended the Al Hirt concert; most
of them stayed for the game on the single-admission ticket;
Sutherland grounded out (third to first); Fairly struck out;
Staub singled; Jones struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Valdespino grounded out (second to first); Morgan
struck out; Wynn walked; Menke grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Bailey reached on an error by Menke [Bailey to
first]; Laboy forced Bailey (shortstop to second); Brand
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Laboy out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary grounded out (first to pitcher); Miller
singled; Rader flied out to left; Edwards flied out to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Wine grounded out (second to first); Robertson was
called out on strikes; Sutherland flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker struck out; Valdespino singled; Valdespino
stole second [Valdespino to third (error by Brand)]; Morgan was
called out on strikes; Wynn walked; Menke struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Fairly flied out to left; Staub struck out but
advanced to first on a wild pitch; Jones struck out; Bailey
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Blefary made an out to second; Miller singled; Rader
singled [Miller to second]; Edwards singled [Miller scored,
Rader to second]; Dierker singled [Rader scored, Edwards to
third (error by Jones)]; Valdespino reached on a fielder's
choice [Edwards out at home (second to catcher), Dierker to
second]; Morgan flied out to center; 2 R, 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Laboy flied out to center; Brand grounded out (second
to first); Wine flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to center; Menke walked; MCGINN
REPLACED ROBERTSON (PITCHING); Menke was picked off and caught
stealing second (catcher to first to shortstop); Blefary struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 6TH: McGinn singled; Sutherland lined to shortstop; Fairly
doubled [McGinn to third]; Staub singled [McGinn scored, Fairly
to third]; Jones singled [Fairly scored, Staub to second];
Bailey grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Jones out at second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Miller walked; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Miller to second]; Edwards grounded out (second to
first) [Miller to third]; McGinn threw a wild pitch [Miller
scored]; Dierker grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 3.

EXPOS 7TH: Laboy flied out to right; Brand flied out to left;
Wine struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: ALOU BATTED FOR VALDESPINO; Alou singled; Morgan out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Alou to second]; Wynn
flied out to left [Alou to third]; Menke was walked
intentionally; Blefary flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 3.

EXPOS 8TH: ALOU STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); CLINE BATTED FOR
MCGINN; Cline reached on an error by Menke [Cline to first];
WICKER RAN FOR CLINE; Sutherland forced Wicker (shortstop to
second); BLASINGAME REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Fairly singled
to right [Sutherland out at third (right to first to third)];
Gary Sutherland rounded 3B too far; Staub singled [Fairly to
second]; Jones singled [Fairly scored, Staub to second];
GLADDING REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING); Bailey grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: RADATZ REPLACED BAILEY (PITCHING); FAIRLY CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); WICKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF);
Miller grounded out (second to first); Rader flied out to right;
Edwards struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

EXPOS 9TH: Laboy grounded out (second to first); Brand grounded
out (second to first); Wine grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: GEIGER BATTED FOR GLADDING; Geiger struck out; Alou
walked; Morgan walked [Alou to second]; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Menke forced Alou (third unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

EXPOS 10TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED GEIGER (PITCHING); Wicker struck
out; Sutherland grounded out (third to first); Fairly doubled;
Staub was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Blefary popped to third in foul territory; Miller
struck out; Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 3.

EXPOS 11TH: Jones flied out to left; Radatz singled; Laboy lined
into a double play (third to first) [Radatz out at first]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 11TH: Edwards popped to catcher in foul territory;
Billingham was called out on strikes; Alou singled; Morgan
homered [Alou scored]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            3  10   2    6
 Astros           5   9   2   10


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