Philadelphia Phillies 8, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 101
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Tuesday, July 27, 1971 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  0  -   3  7  1
PHI N    2  0  0    2  0  0    4  0  x  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   5
Morgan 2b                     3   2   1   0       1   0       1   1
Wynn rf                       3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       4   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   1       1   0       1   1
Menke 1b                      3   0   0   1       0   0       9   0
Alou lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hiatt c                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Busse ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   3       3   3      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Menke.
E: Rader (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (26,off Fryman); Morgan (20,off Fryman).
SF: Menke (5,off Fryman).
GDP: Cedeno (5,off Fryman).
Team LOB: 6.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doyle 2b                      4   1   1   1       0   0       2   1
Bowa ss                       4   1   3   1       0   0       0   2
Montanez cf                   4   1   2   2       0   0       3   0
Johnson 1b                    4   2   2   1       0   0      11   2
Gamble rf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Money lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Pfeil c                       4   2   2   3       0   1       4   0
Vukovich 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Fryman p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Totals                       35   8  11   8       0   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bowa-Doyle-Johnson.
PB: Pfeil 2 (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Doyle (11,off Dierker); Bowa (14,off Lemaster).
HR: Montanez (21,1st inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out); Johnson (23,1st inning
off Dierker 0 on 2 out); Pfeil 2 (2,4th inning off Dierker 1 on 2 out,7th
inning off Dierker 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bowa 2 (17,2nd base off Dierker/Hiatt 2).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(12-5)               6.1   9   7   7   0   2   4  28
Lemaster                      1.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8    11   8   8   0   2   4  35


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fryman W(7-4)                 9     7   3   3   3   3   0  36

WP: Fryman (5).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:11   


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               c
8. Hiatt               c         Vukovich            3b
9. Dierker             p         Fryman              p

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

PHILLIES 1ST: Doyle flied out to center; Bowa grounded out
(shortstop to first); Montanez homered; Johnson homered; Gamble
flied out to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Cedeno singled to left; Rader popped to catcher in
foul territory; Pfeil allowed a passed ball [Cedeno to second];
Menke grounded out (first unassisted); Alou grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 2ND: Money grounded out (shortstop to first); Pfeil
struck out; Vukovich grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Hiatt flied out to right; Dierker struck out;
Metzger flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 3RD: Fryman grounded out (shortstop to first); Doyle
grounded out (first unassisted); Bowa singled to right; Bowa
stole second; Montanez flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Phillies 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan walked; Pfeil allowed a passed ball [Morgan
to second]; Wynn grounded out (third to first); Cedeno doubled
to left [Morgan scored]; Rader singled to right [Cedeno scored];
Fryman threw a wild pitch [Rader to second]; Menke grounded out
(third to first); Alou grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 2.

PHILLIES 4TH: Johnson singled to left; Gamble flied out to
center; Money popped to third; Pfeil homered [Johnson scored];
Vukovich flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Hiatt grounded out (pitcher to first); Dierker flied
out to right; Metzger grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 5TH: Fryman grounded out (pitcher to first); Doyle
grounded out (second to first); Bowa singled to right; Bowa
stole second; Montanez flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan doubled; Wynn walked; Cedeno flied out to
left [Morgan to third, Wynn to second]; Rader walked; Menke hit
a sacrifice fly to center [Morgan scored]; Alou grounded out
(first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 6TH: Johnson flied out to center; Gamble popped to
catcher in foul territory; Money grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 7TH: Hiatt flied out to center; Dierker lined to right;
Metzger singled to center; Morgan grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 7TH: Pfeil homered; Vukovich singled to center; Fryman
struck out; Doyle doubled [Vukovich scored]; LEMASTER REPLACED
DIERKER (PITCHING); Bowa doubled to left [Doyle scored];
Montanez singled to center [Bowa scored]; Johnson lined into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Montanez out at first]; 4 R, 5
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to left; Cedeno grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Wynn out at second]; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Phillies 8.

PHILLIES 8TH: Gamble popped to shortstop; Money popped to
second; Pfeil reached on an error by Rader [Pfeil to first];
Vukovich flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Phillies 8.

ASTROS 9TH: Menke flied out to right; Alou popped to first;
Hiatt singled to right; BUSSE BATTED FOR LEMASTER; Busse struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   1    6
 Phillies         8  11   0    3


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