Houston Astros 7, Philadelphia Phillies 4 (15 innings)
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Monday, July 26, 1971 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  0    2  0  0    0  0  3  -   7 14  0
PHI N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  0  -   4 11  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    6   1   0   0       0   1       4   3
Morgan 2b                     7   1   1   0       0   1       3   5
Wynn rf                       6   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Ray p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Cedeno cf                     7   2   3   2       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      7   2   3   2       0   0       1   2
Menke 1b                      6   1   3   0       1   1      11   1
Alou lf                       6   0   2   3       0   1       6   0
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Hiatt ph,c                  3   0   0   0       2   1       8   0
Billingham p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Gladding p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Miller rf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       57   7  14   7       3   7      45  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Metzger.

BATTING - 
2B: Menke (16,off Lersch); Alou 2 (15,off Lersch,off Brandon); Cedeno 2 (25,off
Lersch,off Hoerner); Rader (17,off Brandon).
SH: Alou (3,off Lersch).
HBP: Metzger (4,by Lersch).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (10,2nd base off Lersch/Ryan).
CS: Menke (3,Home by Lersch/Ryan).

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doyle 2b                      7   0   2   0       0   1       2   3
Bowa ss                       7   1   0   0       0   2       2   5
Montanez cf                   7   2   3   3       0   1       3   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   1   0       2   1      14   0
  Harmon pr,3b                2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gamble rf                     6   0   0   0       1   2       5   0
Money lf                      7   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Pfeil 3b                      3   0   2   0       1   0       0   6
  Stone ph,1b                 1   0   0   1       1   0       7   1
Ryan c                        6   0   1   0       0   3       8   2
Lersch p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Browne ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hoerner p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lis ph                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Brandon p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Totals                       54   4  11   4       5  12      45  19

FIELDING - 
E: Stone (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Lersch (1,off Culver).
HR: Montanez 2 (20,1st inning off Billingham 1 on 1 out,10th inning off Culver
0 on 2 out).
SH: Lersch (6,off Billingham).
GDP: Lersch (1,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham                    6     5   2   2   2   4   1  24
Culver                        3.2   4   2   2   2   3   1  17
Gladding                      1.1   2   0   0   1   1   0   7
Ray W(7-2)                    4     0   0   0   0   4   0  12
Totals                       15    11   4   4   5  12   2  60

WP: Culver (2).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lersch                        7.2   8   2   2   0   3   0  31
Wilson                        1.1   0   0   0   1   0   0   5
Hoerner                       2     3   2   2   0   3   0   9
Brandon L(4-4)                4     3   3   3   2   1   0  17
Totals                       15    14   7   7   3   7   0  62

HBP: Lersch (3,Metzger).

Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 4:12   Attendance: 10848


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Metzger             ss        Doyle               2b
2. Morgan              2b        Bowa                ss
3. Wynn                rf        Montanez            cf
4. Cedeno              cf        Johnson             1b
5. Rader               3b        Gamble              rf
6. Menke               1b        Money               lf
7. Alou                lf        Pfeil               3b
8. Edwards             c         Ryan                c
9. Billingham          p         Lersch              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Morgan flied
out to right; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Doyle singled to center; Bowa forced Doyle (second
to shortstop); Montanez homered [Bowa scored]; Johnson was
called out on strikes; Gamble flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
grounded out (third to first); Menke doubled to right; Alou
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 2ND: Money flied out to left; Pfeil walked; Ryan
singled to right [Pfeil to second]; Lersch grounded into a
double play (first to shortstop) [Ryan out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards grounded out (third to first); Billingham
struck out; Metzger struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 3RD: Doyle was called out on strikes; Bowa grounded out
(shortstop to first); Montanez lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan flied out to center; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cedeno popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 4TH: Johnson lined to right; Gamble lined to right;
Money grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader singled to center; Menke singled to right
[Rader to second]; Alou doubled [Rader scored, Menke to third];
Edwards grounded out (first unassisted); Menke was caught
stealing home (catcher to third to catcher); Billingham singled
to catcher [Alou to third]; Metzger grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 5TH: Pfeil singled to center; Ryan was called out on
strikes; Lersch out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Pfeil to second]; Doyle grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan flied out to right; Wynn singled to center;
Cedeno flied out to center; Rader lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 6TH: Bowa struck out; Montanez singled to center;
Johnson walked [Montanez to second]; Gamble forced Johnson
(second to shortstop) [Montanez to third]; Money grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies
2.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke singled to center; Alou out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Menke to second]; HIATT BATTED FOR
EDWARDS; Hiatt popped to catcher in foul territory; Johnny
Edwards left with injured right hand; CHILES BATTED FOR
BILLINGHAM; Chiles flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 7TH: HIATT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CULVER REPLACED
CHILES (PITCHING); Pfeil popped to third in foul territory; Ryan
grounded out (second to first); Lersch doubled to right; Doyle
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger was hit by a pitch; Morgan struck out while
Metzger stole second; Wynn popped to shortstop; Cedeno doubled
to center [Metzger scored]; WILSON REPLACED LERSCH (PITCHING);
Rader popped to pitcher in foul territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 2, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 8TH: Bowa grounded out (second to first); Montanez
grounded out (pitcher to first); Johnson walked; Culver threw a
wild pitch [Johnson to second]; Gamble struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke grounded out (pitcher to first); Alou grounded
out (shortstop to first); Hiatt walked; Culver grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 9TH: Money flied out to left; On a bunt Pfeil singled
to third; Ryan struck out; BROWNE BATTED FOR WILSON; Browne
forced Pfeil (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Phillies 2.

ASTROS 10TH: HOERNER REPLACED BROWNE (PITCHING); Metzger flied
out to right; On a bunt Morgan singled to second; Wynn popped to
first; Cedeno doubled to center [Morgan scored]; Rader singled
to left [Cedeno scored]; Menke flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 10TH: Doyle grounded out (pitcher to first); Bowa
struck out; Montanez homered; Johnson singled to right; HARMON
RAN FOR JOHNSON; Gamble walked [Harmon to second]; GLADDING
REPLACED CULVER (PITCHING); Money singled to third [Harmon to
third, Gamble to second]; STONE BATTED FOR PFEIL; Stone walked
[Harmon scored, Gamble to third, Money to second]; Ryan forced
Stone (shortstop to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 11TH: STONE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); HARMON STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 3B); Alou struck out; Hiatt struck out; Gladding
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 11TH: LIS BATTED FOR HOERNER; Lis struck out; Doyle
singled to center; Bowa flied out to right; Montanez flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 12TH: BRANDON REPLACED LIS (PITCHING); Metzger grounded
out (first to pitcher); Morgan grounded out (second to first);
Wynn popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies
4.

PHILLIES 12TH: RAY REPLACED WYNN (PITCHING); MILLER REPLACED
GLADDING (PLAYING RF); Harmon lined to left; Gamble grounded out
(pitcher to first); Money flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 13TH: Cedeno grounded out (second to first); Rader popped
to first; Menke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 13TH: Stone grounded out (first unassisted); Ryan was
called out on strikes; Brandon was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 14TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Hiatt
walked; Miller popped to second; Metzger grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 14TH: Doyle flied out to right; Bowa popped to
shortstop; Montanez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 15TH: Morgan flied out to right; Ray grounded out
(pitcher to first); Cedeno singled to third; Cedeno was picked
off first but was safe on an error by Stone [Cedeno to third];
Rader doubled to right [Cedeno scored]; Menke walked; Alou
doubled to left [Rader scored, Menke scored]; Hiatt flied out to
right; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 15TH: Harmon flied out to left; Gamble struck out;
Money flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7,
Phillies 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  14   0   10
 Phillies         4  11   1   11


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