Houston Astros 4, San Francisco Giants 1
Regular Season Game 40
Played on Friday, May 21, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  2
HOU N    0  0  1    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   4  8  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       3   1
Speier ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Mays cf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
McCovey 1b                    3   0   1   1       0   0       6   2
Dietz c                       4   0   1   0       0   2       3   1
Foster lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   2   0       0   1       3   3
Gallagher 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Perry p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Healy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cumberland p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   9   1       0   9      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Fuentes-Speier-McCovey, Bonds-Dietz-Fuentes.
E: Foster (1), Fuentes (4).

BATTING - 
SF: McCovey (2,off Dierker).
GDP: Gallagher (7,off Gladding).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   4
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Alou rf,lf                    3   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Geronimo lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson lf                     3   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cedeno cf,rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   1   0   0       1   0       9   1
Miller cf,rf                  2   0   1   2       0   0       4   0
  Wynn cf                     1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Edwards c                     3   0   1   1       0   0       9   0
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   8   3       1   2      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (6,off Perry); Miller (3,off Perry).
3B: Morgan (2,off Cumberland).
HBP: Alou (1,by Perry); Miller (1,by Perry).
GDP: Morgan (2,off Perry).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perry L(4-2)                  6     6   4   1   1   2   0  26
Cumberland                    2     2   0   0   0   0   0   8
Totals                        8     8   4   1   1   2   0  34

HBP: Perry 2 (3,Alou,Miller).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(7-1)                8.1   9   1   1   0   9   0  34
Gladding SV(3)                0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     9   1   1   0   9   0  35

WP: Dierker (5).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Jerry Dale
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 18555


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Bonds               rf        Metzger             ss
2. Speier              ss        Morgan              2b
3. Mays                cf        Alou                rf
4. McCovey             1b        Watson              lf
5. Dietz               c         Mayberry            1b
6. Foster              lf        Miller              cf
7. Fuentes             2b        Rader               3b
8. Gallagher           3b        Edwards             c
9. Perry               p         Dierker             p

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds flied out to center; Speier grounded out
(pitcher to first); Mays flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled to center; Morgan grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Metzger out at
second]; Alou grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey flied out to center; Dietz struck out;
Foster grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Mayberry
flied out to left; Miller grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Fuentes grounded out (second to first); Gallagher
grounded out (second to first); Perry struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Rader doubled to left; Edwards flied out to center;
Dierker was called out on strikes; Metzger singled to left
[Rader scored (error by Foster) (unearned)]; Morgan grounded out
(first to pitcher); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Bonds singled to right; Speier singled [Bonds to
second]; Mays forced Speier (second unassisted) [Bonds to
third]; McCovey hit a sacrifice fly to center [Bonds scored];
Dierker threw a wild pitch [Mays to second]; Dietz grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou was hit by a pitch; Watson reached on an error
by Fuentes [Alou to third]; Mayberry walked [Watson to second];
Miller doubled to left [Mayberry to third, Watson scored
(unearned), Alou scored]; Rader flied into a double play (right
to catcher to second) [Miller out at second]; Edwards singled to
center [Mayberry scored (unearned)]; Dierker was called out on
strikes; 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 5TH: Foster grounded out (third to first); Fuentes struck
out; Gallagher flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants
1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger grounded out (first to pitcher); Morgan
singled to right; Alou forced Morgan (third to second); Watson
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 4.

GIANTS 6TH: CEDENO REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING CF); ALOU CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); MILLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Perry struck out; Bonds singled to center; Speier grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Bonds to second]; Mays was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Mayberry flied out to center; Miller was hit by a
pitch; Rader popped to catcher in foul territory; Edwards flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 7TH: McCovey singled; Dietz struck out; Foster struck
out; Fuentes singled [McCovey to second]; Gallagher singled
[Fuentes to second, McCovey to third]; HEALY BATTED FOR PERRY;
Healy grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: CUMBERLAND REPLACED HEALY (PITCHING); Dierker made
an out to first; Metzger flied out to right; Morgan tripled to
center; Alou made an out to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 8TH: GERONIMO REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING LF); WYNN REPLACED
MILLER (PLAYING CF); CEDENO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
Bonds was called out on strikes; Speier flied out to center;
Mays was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno flied out to left; Mayberry flied out to
right; Wynn singled; Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

GIANTS 9TH: McCovey grounded out (first to pitcher); Dietz
singled; Foster singled to center [Dietz to second]; Fuentes
singled to right [Foster to second, Dietz to third]; GLADDING
REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Gallagher grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Fuentes out at second]; 0
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           1   9   2    7
 Astros           4   8   0    6


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