Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 4
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Thursday, August 27, 1970 (N) at Parc Jarry

HOU N    0  0  0    2  1  2    0  0  0  -   5  9  0
MON N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  1  0  -   4  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf,lf                    5   0   2   0       0   0       6   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       1   6
Wynn lf                       3   2   1   1       1   0       2   0
  Geronimo lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Watson ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Miller rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   2   1   1       1   1      15   1
Menke ss                      3   0   1   1       1   0       0   2
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   1       1   1       0   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Edwards c                     2   1   0   0       2   0       1   1
Dierker p                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       31   5   9   5       7   2      27  15

BATTING - 
HR: Wynn (21,4th inning off Wegener 0 on 2 out); Mayberry (5,4th inning off
Wegener 0 on 2 out).
SH: Dierker (6,off Wegener); Morgan (4,off McGinn).
GDP: Dierker (2,off Reed); Mayberry (4,off McGinn).
IBB: Edwards (16,by Reed); Watson (1,by McGinn).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Morgan (13,2nd base by Wegener/Bateman).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Fairey lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Day cf                        4   0   0   1       0   0       4   0
Staub rf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Bailey 3b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       0   4
Gosger 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      11   1
Bateman c                     4   1   1   2       0   0       4   2
Sutherland 2b                 3   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Wine ss                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Wegener p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Reed p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Jones ph                    0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  McGinn p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   5   3       2   1      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Reed-Bateman-Gosger, Wine-Gosger.
E: Day (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (14,off Dierker).
HR: Bateman (12,4th inning off Dierker 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Staub (11,2nd base by Dierker/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(12-11)              9     5   4   4   2   1   1  33

WP: Dierker (7).

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wegener L(3-5)                5     4   5   5   5   1   2  23
Reed                          3     3   0   0   1   1   0  12
McGinn                        1     2   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9     9   5   5   7   2   2  40

Wegener faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
IBB: Reed (4,Edwards); McGinn (4,Watson).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 16158


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Montreal Expos           
1. Alou                rf        Fairey              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        Sutherland          2b
8. Edwards             c         Wine                ss
9. Dierker             p         Wegener             p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou flied out to right; Morgan flied out to right;
Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Fairey grounded out (first unassisted); Day grounded
out (pitcher to first); Staub singled; Staub was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mayberry grounded out (first unassisted); Menke
grounded out (second to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Bailey doubled; Gosger grounded out (second to first)
[Bailey to third]; Bateman popped to first in foul territory;
Sutherland struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards
grounded out (pitcher to first); Dierker flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Wine flied out to right; Wegener grounded out (second
to first); Fairey grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Expos 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (second to first); Morgan flied
out to center; Wynn homered; Mayberry homered; Menke walked;
Rader walked [Menke to second]; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Day flied out to center; Staub singled; Bailey walked
[Staub to second]; Gosger flied out to right [Staub to third];
Dierker threw a wild pitch [Staub scored, Bailey to second];
Bateman homered [Bailey scored]; Sutherland flied out to left; 3
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards walked; Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Edwards to second]; Alou grounded out (third
to first); Morgan singled [Edwards scored]; Morgan was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Expos 3.

EXPOS 5TH: Wine grounded out (third to first); Wegener grounded
out (shortstop to first); Fairey flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Expos 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn walked; Mayberry walked [Wynn to second]; Menke
singled [Wynn scored, Mayberry to third (error by Day), Menke to
second]; REED REPLACED WEGENER (PITCHING); Rader singled
[Mayberry scored, Menke to third]; Cedeno flied out to center;
Edwards was walked intentionally [Rader to second]; Dierker
grounded into a double play (pitcher to catcher to first) [Menke
out at home]; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

EXPOS 6TH: Day flied out to left; Staub grounded out (second to
first); Bailey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou singled; Morgan flied out to center; Wynn flied
out to left; Mayberry struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
5, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: GERONIMO REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING LF); Gosger grounded
out (second to first); Bateman flied out to right; Sutherland
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke grounded out (third to first); Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); Cedeno singled; Edwards flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 3.

EXPOS 8TH: Wine grounded out (first to pitcher); JONES BATTED
FOR REED; Jones walked; Fairey singled [Jones to third]; Day
grounded out (second to first) [Jones scored, Fairey to second];
Staub grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Expos 4.

ASTROS 9TH: MCGINN REPLACED JONES (PITCHING); Dierker singled;
Alou singled [Dierker to second]; Morgan out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Dierker to third, Alou to second]; WATSON
BATTED FOR GERONIMO; Watson was walked intentionally; Mayberry
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Watson out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 4.

EXPOS 9TH: MILLER REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING RF); ALOU CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Bailey grounded out (third to first);
Gosger flied out to left; Bateman grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Expos 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   0    8
 Expos            4   5   1    2


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