Montreal Expos 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Wednesday, July 21, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  2  -   5  7  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  0  -   3  7  1
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 2b                       3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Sutherland 2b               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Day cf                        3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Staub rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Fairly 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Bailey 3b                     3   2   1   0       1   0       2   2
  Laboy 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Fairey lf                     3   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Boccabella c                  3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Wine ss                       3   1   1   1       0   1       1   4
  McDonald ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brand pr,ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Renko p                       4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   5   7   3       3   1      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Renko (2).
PB: Boccabella (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Boccabella (6,off Billingham); Wine (4,off Billingham).
3B: Bailey (3,off Billingham).
SF: Fairey (1,off Billingham).
GDP: Staub 2 (12,off Billingham 2).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       2   4
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   6
Wynn rf                       3   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Menke 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1      16   2
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Billingham p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Chiles ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   2       1   1      27  18

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Menke, Menke-Metzger-Menke.
E: Morgan (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (17,off Renko); Rader (16,off Renko); Chiles (3,off Renko).
SF: Cedeno (3,off Renko).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (8,2nd base off Renko/Boccabella); Wynn (9,Home off Renko/Boccabella).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Renko W(9-10)                 9     7   3   2   1   1   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham                    8     6   3   3   1   1   0  29
Gladding L(3-4)               1     1   2   0   2   0   0   7
Totals                        9     7   5   3   3   1   0  36


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Doug Harvey
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 13780


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                2b        Metzger             ss
2. Day                 cf        Morgan              2b
3. Staub               rf        Wynn                rf
4. Fairly              1b        Cedeno              cf
5. Bailey              3b        Rader               3b
6. Fairey              lf        Menke               1b
7. Boccabella          c         Alou                lf
8. Wine                ss        Edwards             c
9. Renko               p         Billingham          p

EXPOS 1ST: Hunt flied out to center; Day singled; Staub grounded
into a double play (shortstop to first) [Day out at second]; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
grounded out (pitcher to first); Wynn made an out to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Fairly singled; Bailey grounded out (third to first)
[Fairly to second]; Fairey grounded out (pitcher to first);
Boccabella grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno flied out to right; Rader popped to catcher
in foul territory; Menke singled; Alou made an out to second; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Wine struck out; Renko grounded out (shortstop to
first); Hunt grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards flied out to right; Billingham grounded out
(second to first); Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Day grounded out (shortstop to first); Staub grounded
out (second to first); Fairly grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan flied out to right; Wynn grounded out (third
to first); Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second; Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros
0.

EXPOS 5TH: Bailey grounded out (second to first); Fairey
grounded out (second to first); Boccabella doubled; Wine doubled
[Boccabella scored]; Renko singled [Wine scored]; Hunt flied out
to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: SUTHERLAND REPLACED HUNT (PLAYING 2B); Menke
grounded out (third to first); Alou grounded out (shortstop to
first); Edwards flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Day walked; Staub grounded into a double play (first
to shortstop to first) [Day out at second]; Fairly flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Billingham grounded out (second to first); Metzger
flied out to left; Morgan doubled; Wynn singled [Morgan scored];
Wynn was picked off first but was safe on an error by Renko
[Wynn to third]; Wynn stole home; Cedeno flied out to center; 2
R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 2.

EXPOS 7TH: Bailey tripled; Fairey hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Bailey scored]; Boccabella grounded out (third to first); Wine
made an out to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader doubled; Menke struck out; Alou reached on a
fielder's choice [Rader out at third (shortstop to third)];
Edwards flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 2.

EXPOS 8TH: Renko grounded out (third to first); Sutherland
grounded out (second to first); Day grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: CHILES BATTED FOR BILLINGHAM; Chiles doubled;
GERONIMO RAN FOR CHILES; Metzger singled [Geronimo stayed at
second]; Morgan forced Geronimo (third unassisted) [Metzger to
second]; Boccabella allowed a passed ball [Metzger to third,
Morgan to second]; Wynn walked; Cedeno hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Metzger scored]; Rader flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

EXPOS 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED GERONIMO (PITCHING); Staub flied
out to center; Fairly grounded out (second to first); Bailey
walked; Fairey singled [Bailey to second]; Boccabella walked
[Bailey to third, Fairey to second]; MCDONALD BATTED FOR WINE;
McDonald reached on an error by Morgan [Bailey scored (unearned)
(no RBI), Fairey scored (unearned) (no RBI), Boccabella to
third, McDonald to first]; BRAND RAN FOR MCDONALD; Renko popped
to catcher in foul territory; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BRAND STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); LABOY REPLACED
BAILEY (PLAYING 3B); Menke grounded out (third to first); Alou
grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            5   7   1    4
 Astros           3   7   1    5


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