Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 4
Regular Season Game 128
Played on Wednesday, August 26, 1970 (N) at Parc Jarry

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  4  -   5  8  0
MON N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  3  1  -   4 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   2   2   0       0   1       3   0
Wynn lf                       3   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   0   1   0       1   1       4   1
  Geronimo pr                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Martinez 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss,1b                   4   1   1   3       0   1       6   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Torres ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
Howard c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   5   8   5       1   9      27   3

BATTING - 
HR: Menke (9,9th inning off Renko 2 on 1 out); Cedeno (4,9th inning off Raymond
0 on 2 out).
SF: Wynn (6,off Renko).
GDP: Howard (2,off Renko).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan 2 (32,2nd base off Renko/Bateman,2nd base off Renko/Boccabella).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jones lf                      5   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Day cf                        5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Staub rf                      3   1   2   1       2   0       5   0
Bailey 3b                     4   1   2   0       0   1       1   2
  Laboy 3b                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gosger 1b                     4   1   1   3       0   0       6   1
Bateman c                     3   0   2   0       0   0       5   1
  Hahn pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boccabella c                1   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Staehle 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Wine ss                       4   0   1   0       0   2       0   1
Renko p                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Raymond p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fairey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   4  11   4       2   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wine-Staehle-Gosger.
E: Bateman (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Bateman (16,off Wilson); Staub (18,off Gladding).
HR: Gosger (4,8th inning off Wilson 2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        7.2   9   3   3   2   4   1  34
Gladding W(5-2)               1.1   2   1   1   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9    11   4   4   2   6   1  40


Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Renko L(9-9)                  8.1   7   4   3   1   7   1  32
Raymond                       0.2   1   1   1   0   2   1   3
Totals                        9     8   5   4   1   9   2  35

WP: Renko (2).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Tony Venzon, 2B - Frank Secory, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 11088


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Alou                rf        Jones               lf
2. Morgan              2b        Day                 cf
3. Wynn                lf        Staub               rf
4. Mayberry            1b        Bailey              3b
5. Menke               ss        Gosger              1b
6. Rader               3b        Bateman             c
7. Cedeno              cf        Staehle             2b
8. Howard              c         Wine                ss
9. Wilson              p         Renko               p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (second to first); Morgan was
called out on strikes; Wynn singled; Mayberry singled [Wynn to
third]; Menke flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Jones made an out to second; Day was called out on
strikes; Staub singled; Bailey singled [Staub to second]; Gosger
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader flied out to right; Cedeno singled; Howard
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Cedeno out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Bateman made an out to shortstop; Staehle grounded
out (first unassisted); Wine struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson was called out on strikes; Alou flied out to
right; Morgan flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Renko grounded out (shortstop to first); Jones struck
out; Day popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn flied out to left; Mayberry struck out; Menke
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Staub grounded out (first unassisted); Bailey was
called out on strikes; Gosger flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Cedeno singled;
Renko threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to second]; Howard struck out;
Wilson struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Bateman doubled; Staehle flied out to center; Wine
singled [Bateman to third]; Renko forced Wine (first to
shortstop); Jones forced Renko (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou made an out to third; Morgan singled; Morgan
stole second [Morgan to third (error by Bateman)]; Wynn hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Morgan scored (unearned)]; Mayberry
grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Day made an out to third; Staub walked; Bailey flied
out to center; Gosger made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke struck out; Rader flied out to left; Cedeno
made an out to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 7TH: Bateman singled; HAHN RAN FOR BATEMAN; Staehle forced
Hahn (pitcher to shortstop); Wine made an out to second; Renko
made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 8TH: BOCCABELLA REPLACED HAHN (PLAYING C ); Howard
grounded out (third to first); Wilson struck out; Alou grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 8TH: Jones flied out to center; Day flied out to left;
Staub walked; Bailey singled [Staub to second]; Gosger homered
[Staub scored, Bailey scored]; Boccabella singled; Staehle
singled [Boccabella to third]; GLADDING REPLACED WILSON
(PITCHING); Wine was called out on strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 3.

ASTROS 9TH: LABOY REPLACED BAILEY (PLAYING 3B); Morgan singled;
Morgan stole second; Wynn made an out to third; Mayberry walked;
GERONIMO RAN FOR MAYBERRY; Menke homered [Morgan scored,
Geronimo scored]; RAYMOND REPLACED RENKO (PITCHING); Rader was
called out on strikes; Cedeno homered; Howard struck out; 4 R, 3
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

EXPOS 9TH: MARTINEZ REPLACED GERONIMO (PLAYING 3B); TORRES
REPLACED RADER (PLAYING SS); MENKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
1B); FAIREY BATTED FOR RAYMOND; Fairey flied out to left; Jones
struck out; Day singled; Staub doubled [Day scored]; Laboy made
an out to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   0    3
 Expos            4  11   1    9


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