Los Angeles Dodgers 2, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 2
Played on Tuesday, April 6, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  0
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills ss                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Mota lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Davis cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
Parker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      11   2
Sims c                        3   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Buckner rf                    3   1   2   2       0   0       3   0
Garvey 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Russell 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       6   2
Osteen p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Totals                       31   2   6   2       0   0      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Russell-Parker, Wills-Russell-Parker.

BATTING - 
HR: Buckner (1,4th inning off Wilson 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Garvey (1,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 2.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno rf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       2   5
Wynn cf                       2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Watson lf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Menke 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      16   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   4
Wilson p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       28   0   4   0       4   1      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Morgan-Menke, Metzger-Menke.

BATTING - 
SH: Wilson (1,off Osteen).
GDP: Rader (1,off Osteen); Menke (1,off Osteen).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen W(1-0)                 9     4   0   0   4   1   0  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(0-1)                 7     5   2   2   0   0   1  25
Ray                           2     1   0   0   0   0   0   6
Totals                        9     6   2   2   0   0   1  31


Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Mel Steiner, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Tony Venzon
Time of Game: 1:58   Attendance: 11883


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Wills               ss        Cedeno              rf
2. Mota                lf        Morgan              2b
3. Davis               cf        Wynn                cf
4. Parker              1b        Watson              lf
5. Sims                c         Menke               1b
6. Buckner             rf        Rader               3b
7. Garvey              3b        Edwards             c
8. Russell             2b        Metzger             ss
9. Osteen              p         Wilson              p

DODGERS 1ST: Wills grounded out (second to first); Mota grounded
out (third to first); Davis grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
lined to right; Wynn walked; Watson walked [Wynn to second];
Menke popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros
0.

DODGERS 2ND: Parker grounded out (shortstop to first); Sims
singled to right; Buckner singled to shortstop [Sims to second];
Garvey flied out to right; Russell grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader struck out; Edwards grounded out (third to
first); Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Osteen grounded out (pitcher to first); Wills
grounded out (third to first); Mota popped to second; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno
grounded out (pitcher to first); Morgan walked; Wynn popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Davis singled to center; Parker flied out to left;
Sims grounded out (second to first) [Davis to second]; Buckner
homered [Davis scored]; Garvey grounded out (third to first); 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson flied out to center; Menke singled to right;
Rader grounded into a double play (second to first) [Menke out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Russell grounded out (first unassisted); Osteen
grounded out (second to first); Wills flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards singled to center; Metzger forced Edwards
(first to shortstop); Wilson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Metzger to second]; Cedeno singled to third [Metzger to
third]; Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Mota grounded out (pitcher to first); Davis flied
out to left; Parker grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn walked; Watson flied out to right; Menke
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Wynn
out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

DODGERS 7TH: Sims singled to right; Buckner popped to shortstop;
Garvey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Sims out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader singled to center; Edwards popped to second;
Metzger flied out to center; ALOU BATTED FOR WILSON; Alou popped
to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 0.

DODGERS 8TH: RAY REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Russell grounded out
(pitcher to first); Osteen flied out to right; Wills grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno flied out to center; Morgan grounded out
(first to pitcher); Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

DODGERS 9TH: Mota singled to right; Davis forced Mota (second to
shortstop); Parker lined into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Davis out at first]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); Menke flied to
right in foul territory; Rader grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          2   6   0    2
 Astros           0   4   0    6


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