Philadelphia Phillies 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 115
Played on Tuesday, August 11, 1970 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    3  0  0    0  0  2    1  0  0  -   6  9  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  4  -   5 12  1
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Gamble cf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Briggs lf                     4   2   1   0       1   1       0   0
Johnson 1b                    3   2   2   2       2   1      12   1
Stone rf                      4   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Money 3b                      4   0   2   3       0   2       1   2
Bowa ss                       4   0   2   1       0   0       2   6
Ryan c                        3   0   1   0       1   0       7   0
Bunning p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Hoerner p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Selma p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6   9   6       5   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bowa-Johnson, Taylor-Bowa-Johnson.

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson 2 (22,off Billingham 2); Money (17,off Billingham).
HBP: Taylor (3,by Billingham).
GDP: Ryan (7,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Money (4,Home by Billingham/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   0       1   3
Wynn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   1   1   0       0   2      13   2
Menke ss                      4   1   3   0       0   0       2   5
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       1   3
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Edwards c                     4   0   3   1       0   0       8   1
  Cook pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Billingham p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Geronimo ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Miller ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  12   5       0   6      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Morgan-Mayberry.
E: Morgan (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Alou (22,off Bunning).
HR: Morgan (4,9th inning off Bunning 0 on 0 out).
SH: Billingham (5,off Bunning).
GDP: Rader (17,off Bunning); Geronimo (1,off Bunning).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bunning W(9-11)               8.2  11   5   5   0   5   1  35
Hoerner                       0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Selma SV(16)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9    12   5   5   0   6   1  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham L(10-5)            8     8   6   3   4   5   0  36
DiLauro                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     9   6   3   5   6   0  41

HBP: Billingham (4,Taylor).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 18184


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Taylor              2b        Alou                rf
2. Gamble              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Briggs              lf        Wynn                lf
4. Johnson             1b        Mayberry            1b
5. Stone               rf        Menke               ss
6. Money               3b        Rader               3b
7. Bowa                ss        Cedeno              cf
8. Ryan                c         Edwards             c
9. Bunning             p         Billingham          p

PHILLIES 1ST: Taylor reached on an error by Morgan [Taylor to
second]; Gamble grounded out (pitcher to first) [Taylor to
third]; Briggs grounded out (first unassisted); Johnson walked;
Stone walked [Johnson to second]; Money singled to center
[Taylor scored (unearned), Johnson scored (unearned), Stone to
third, Money to second (on throw)]; Bowa singled to third [Stone
scored (unearned), Money to third]; Money was caught stealing
home (catcher to shortstop to catcher); 3 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (second to first); Morgan grounded
out (pitcher to first); Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Ryan grounded out (shortstop to first); Bunning
was called out on strikes; Taylor was hit by a pitch; Gamble
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mayberry was called out on strikes; Menke grounded
out (shortstop to first); Rader lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Briggs grounded out (second to first); Johnson
struck out; Stone was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: On a bunt Cedeno singled to third; Edwards popped to
third in foul territory; Billingham struck out; Alou doubled to
right [Cedeno scored]; Morgan grounded out (shortstop to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Money was called out on strikes; Bowa singled to
second; Ryan grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Bowa out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 3,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Mayberry flied out
to right; Menke singled to center; Rader was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Bunning grounded out (second to first); Taylor
grounded out (third to first); Gamble grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards
singled to right; Billingham out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Edwards to second]; Alou flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 3, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Briggs walked; Johnson doubled to right [Briggs
scored]; Stone grounded out (first unassisted) [Johnson to
third]; Money doubled [Johnson scored]; Bowa grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ryan walked; Bunning forced Money (third
unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 5, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan flied out to center; Wynn popped to catcher;
Mayberry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 5, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Taylor grounded out (third to first); Gamble flied
out to center; Briggs singled to right; Johnson doubled [Briggs
scored]; Stone popped to catcher; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Phillies 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke singled to center; Rader grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Menke out at second]; Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies
6, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: Money struck out; Bowa grounded out (pitcher to
first); Ryan singled to center; Bunning grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Edwards singled to right; GERONIMO BATTED FOR
BILLINGHAM; Geronimo grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Edwards out at second]; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros
1.

PHILLIES 9TH: DILAURO REPLACED GERONIMO (PITCHING); Taylor
singled to center; Gamble forced Taylor (first to shortstop);
Briggs was called out on strikes; Johnson walked [Gamble to
second]; Stone grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Phillies 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Morgan homered; Wynn popped to first in foul
territory; Mayberry singled to right; Menke singled to right
[Mayberry to second]; Rader singled to center [Mayberry scored,
Menke to third]; Cedeno grounded out (first unassisted) [Menke
scored, Rader to second]; Edwards singled to center [Rader
scored]; MILLER BATTED FOR DILAURO; HOERNER REPLACED BUNNING
(PITCHING); COOK RAN FOR EDWARDS; HOWARD BATTED FOR MILLER;
Howard singled to left [Cook to second]; SELMA REPLACED HOERNER
(PITCHING); Alou struck out; 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 6,
Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         6   9   0    8
 Astros           5  12   1    5


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