Houston Astros 7, Montreal Expos 3
Regular Season Game 119
Played on Saturday, August 15, 1970 (D) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  1  -   3 16  3
HOU N    1  0  4    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   7 10  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jones lf                      5   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Fairey cf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Marshall p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Staehle ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Strohmayer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Laboy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Staub rf                      5   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Bailey 3b                     4   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
Gosger 1b                     5   1   4   0       0   0       9   1
Bateman c                     5   0   2   1       0   1       7   1
Sutherland 2b                 5   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Wine ss                       2   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Brand ss                    2   0   1   0       0   0       1   4
Morton p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Day cf                      2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       42   3  16   3       1   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
E: Fairey (2), Bateman 2 (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Jones (9,off Wilson).
3B: Gosger (2,off Wilson).
HR: Bailey (19,5th inning off Wilson 0 on 1 out); Staub (26,9th inning off
Wilson 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Jones (2,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 13.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Morgan 2b                     2   2   1   0       2   0       2   3
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   1       1   1       6   0
Mayberry 1b                   5   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Menke ss                      3   1   1   0       1   0       2   4
Rader 3b                      3   2   2   2       1   0       1   1
Edwards c                     3   2   2   1       1   1       6   0
Geronimo rf                   3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Wilson p                      3   0   1   1       0   1       0   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   7  10   6       6   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Menke-Mayberry.

BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (26,off Morton); Menke (20,off Morton); Edwards (12,off Strohmayer).
HR: Rader (19,3rd inning off Morton 1 on 2 out).
SH: Geronimo (1,off Morton); Wilson (2,off Strohmayer).
HBP: Morgan (1,by Morton).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Menke (4,2nd base off Morton/Bateman); Morgan (29,2nd base off Morton/Bateman).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton L(14-9)                3     7   5   5   4   2   1  21
Marshall                      2     0   0   0   1   3   0   7
Strohmayer                    3     3   2   2   1   1   0  12
Totals                        8    10   7   7   6   6   1  40

Morton faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
WP: Strohmayer (9).
HBP: Morton (4,Morgan).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(5-5)                 8.2  16   3   3   1   5   2  42
Gladding SV(13)               0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    16   3   3   1   5   2  43

WP: Gladding (6).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 14527


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Jones               lf        Alou                lf
2. Fairey              cf        Morgan              2b
3. Staub               rf        Wynn                cf
4. Bailey              3b        Mayberry            1b
5. Gosger              1b        Menke               ss
6. Bateman             c         Rader               3b
7. Sutherland          2b        Edwards             c
8. Wine                ss        Geronimo            rf
9. Morton              p         Wilson              p

EXPOS 1ST: Jones doubled; Fairey made an out to shortstop; Staub
struck out; Bailey walked; Gosger flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan was
hit by a pitch; Wynn doubled [Morgan scored]; Mayberry grounded
out (first unassisted) [Wynn to third]; Menke walked; Menke
stole second; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Bateman grounded out (third to first); Sutherland
flied out to left; Wine singled; Morton singled [Wine to
second]; Jones singled [Wine to third, Morton to second]; Fairey
struck out; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards walked; Geronimo out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Edwards to second]; Wilson struck out;
Alou made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 1.

EXPOS 3RD: Staub flied out to left; Bailey singled; Gosger
singled [Bailey to second]; Bateman forced Bailey (pitcher to
third) [Gosger to second]; Sutherland forced Bateman (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan singled; Morgan stole second [Morgan scored
(error by Bateman) (error by Fairey)]; Wynn flied out to right;
Mayberry struck out; Menke doubled; Rader homered [Menke
scored]; Edwards singled; Geronimo singled [Edwards to second];
Wilson singled [Edwards scored, Geronimo to second]; Alou forced
Wilson (second to shortstop); 4 R, 6 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 5.

EXPOS 4TH: Wine flied out to center; Morton struck out; Jones
singled; Fairey flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: BRAND REPLACED WINE (PLAYING SS); Morgan walked;
Wynn walked [Morgan to second]; DAY REPLACED MORTON (PLAYING
CF); MARSHALL REPLACED FAIREY (PITCHING); Mayberry struck out;
Menke flied out to center; Rader walked [Morgan to third, Wynn
to second]; Edwards struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 5.

EXPOS 5TH: Staub grounded out (second to first); Bailey homered;
Gosger singled; Bateman was called out on strikes; Sutherland
flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Geronimo grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 6TH: Brand singled; Day singled [Brand to second]; Jones
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Brand to third, Day out at second]; STAEHLE BATTED FOR
MARSHALL; Staehle flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: STROHMAYER REPLACED STAEHLE (PITCHING); Morgan
walked; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first) [Morgan to
third]; Mayberry reached on a fielder's choice [Morgan out at
home (first to catcher)]; Strohmayer threw a wild pitch
[Mayberry to third (error by Bateman)]; Menke grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 7TH: Staub flied out to right; Bailey flied out to center;
Gosger tripled; Bateman singled [Gosger scored]; Sutherland
forced Bateman (shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader singled; Edwards doubled [Rader scored];
Geronimo singled [Edwards scored]; Wilson out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Geronimo to second]; Geronimo was
picked off second (pitcher to shortstop); Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 7.

EXPOS 8TH: Brand grounded out (shortstop to first); Day flied
out to center; Jones flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Morgan flied out to left; Wynn struck out; Mayberry
made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 7.

EXPOS 9TH: LABOY BATTED FOR STROHMAYER; Laboy struck out; Staub
homered; Bailey popped to catcher in foul territory; Gosger
singled; Bateman singled [Gosger to third]; GLADDING REPLACED
WILSON (PITCHING); Gladding threw a wild pitch [Bateman to
second]; Sutherland grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            3  16   3   13
 Astros           7  10   0    9


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