San Francisco Giants 16, Houston Astros 6
Regular Season Game 138
Played on Friday, September 3, 1971 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  1  3    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   6 10  0
SF  N    0  0  4    0  3  1    1  7  x  -  16 20  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Geronimo rf                   4   1   2   0       1   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Cedeno cf                     5   1   0   0       0   3       1   0
Watson lf                     4   2   3   4       0   1       2   0
  Chiles pr,lf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke 3b                      4   0   1   1       1   1       1   0
Mayberry 1b                   3   1   1   1       1   0       7   1
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       1   0       9   1
Martinez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       1   6
Blasingame p                  1   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Ray p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lemaster p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   6  10   6       4   8      24  10

BATTING - 
HR: Watson 2 (8,2nd inning off Marichal 0 on 0 out,3rd inning off Marichal
2 on 2 out); Mayberry (3,4th inning off Marichal 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Martinez (3,off Marichal).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (15,2nd base off Marichal/Dietz).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Henderson lf                  4   3   2   0       2   0       3   0
Fuentes 2b                    6   2   4   4       0   1       1   0
Mays cf                       6   2   4   3       0   2       3   0
  Rosario cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
McCovey 1b                    5   2   2   2       1   1       7   1
Bonds rf                      4   2   2   1       1   1       1   0
Dietz c                       3   2   1   3       2   1       9   0
Gallagher 3b                  4   1   1   1       1   0       0   2
  Lanier 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Speier ss                     2   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
  Duffy ss                    3   1   3   2       0   0       2   1
Marichal p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Barr p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hart ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Healy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Johnson p                1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       42  16  20  16       7   9      27   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McCovey-Speier-McCovey.
E: Mays (12), Duffy (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Mays 2 (21,off Blasingame,off Lemaster); Bonds (27,off Blasingame); McCovey
(10,off Ray); Henderson (23,off Culver).
3B: Mays (5,off Blasingame).
HR: Fuentes (3,3rd inning off Blasingame 1 on 1 out); Bonds (27,3rd inning
off Blasingame 0 on 2 out); Dietz (15,8th inning off Harris 2 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame                    2.2   7   4   4   1   2   2  15
Ray L(9-4)                    2     1   3   3   3   2   0  10
Culver                        2.1   6   2   2   1   4   0  13
Harris                        0.2   4   6   6   2   0   1   8
Lemaster                      0.1   2   1   1   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    20  16  16   7   9   3  49


San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Marichal                      4.2   7   6   5   3   5   3  24
Barr W(1-1)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
McMahon                       2     2   0   0   0   2   0   8
J. Johnson SV(16)             2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        9    10   6   5   4   8   3  41

WP: Marichal (3), J. Johnson (6).

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 9120


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Geronimo            rf        Henderson           lf
2. Morgan              2b        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Mays                cf
4. Watson              lf        McCovey             1b
5. Menke               3b        Bonds               rf
6. Mayberry            1b        Dietz               c
7. Edwards             c         Gallagher           3b
8. Martinez            ss        Speier              ss
9. Blasingame          p         Marichal            p

ASTROS 1ST: Geronimo flied out to center; Morgan struck out;
Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); Fuentes
singled to left; Fuentes was picked off first (pitcher to
first); Mays doubled to center; McCovey grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson homered; Menke walked; Mayberry grounded out
(third to first) [Menke to second]; Edwards grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Menke to third]; Martinez made an out to
second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Bonds doubled to center; Dietz grounded out
(shortstop to first); Gallagher grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Bonds to third]; Speier was called out on strikes; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Blasingame singled to right; Geronimo singled
[Blasingame to second]; Morgan struck out; Cedeno was called out
on strikes; Watson homered [Blasingame scored, Geronimo scored];
Menke flied out to center; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Marichal struck out; Henderson singled; Fuentes
homered [Henderson scored]; Mays tripled to right; McCovey
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Mays scored]; Bonds homered;
Dietz walked; RAY REPLACED BLASINGAME (PITCHING); Gallagher
forced Dietz (shortstop to second); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Mayberry homered; Edwards walked; Martinez grounded
into a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Edwards out at
second]; Ray singled to left; Geronimo grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 4.

GIANTS 4TH: Speier was called out on strikes; Marichal flied out
to left; Henderson flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Giants 4.

ASTROS 5TH: DUFFY REPLACED SPEIER (PLAYING SS); Morgan flied out
to center; Cedeno reached on an error by Duffy; Cedeno stole
second; Watson struck out; Menke singled to left [Cedeno scored
(unearned)]; Marichal threw a wild pitch [Menke to second];
Mayberry walked; BARR REPLACED MARICHAL (PITCHING); Edwards made
an out to shortstop; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Giants 4.

GIANTS 5TH: Fuentes flied out to center; Mays struck out;
McCovey doubled to right; Bonds walked; Dietz walked [McCovey to
third, Bonds to second]; Gallagher walked [McCovey scored, Bonds
to third, Dietz to second]; CULVER REPLACED RAY (PITCHING);
Duffy singled to left [Bonds scored, Dietz scored, Gallagher to
third, Duffy to second (on throw)]; HART BATTED FOR BARR; Hart
grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
6, Giants 7.

ASTROS 6TH: MCMAHON REPLACED HART (PITCHING); Martinez grounded
out (third to first); Culver struck out; Geronimo singled;
Morgan flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Giants 7.

GIANTS 6TH: Henderson doubled to left; Fuentes was called out on
strikes; Mays was called out on strikes; McCovey singled to
center [Henderson scored]; Bonds was called out on strikes; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno struck out; Watson singled; CHILES RAN FOR
WATSON; Menke made an out to first; Mayberry flied out to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 8.

GIANTS 7TH: CHILES STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Dietz struck
out; Gallagher singled to right; Duffy singled to right
[Gallagher to second]; HEALY BATTED FOR MCMAHON; Healy grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Duffy to second, Gallagher to third];
Henderson walked; Fuentes singled to center [Gallagher scored,
Duffy out at third (catcher to third), Henderson to second]; 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 9.

ASTROS 8TH: J. JOHNSON REPLACED HEALY (PITCHING); Edwards
singled to center [Edwards to second (error by Mays)]; J.
Johnson threw a wild pitch [Edwards to third]; Martinez flied
out to left; ALOU BATTED FOR CULVER; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); Geronimo walked; Morgan popped to catcher
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 9.

GIANTS 8TH: HARRIS REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Mays singled;
McCovey walked [Mays to second]; Bonds made an out to shortstop;
Dietz homered [Mays scored, McCovey scored]; Gallagher made an
out to second; Duffy singled to left; J. Johnson singled to left
[Duffy to second]; LEMASTER REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING);
Henderson walked (walk was charged to Harris) [Duffy to third,
J. Johnson to second]; Fuentes singled [Henderson to second, J.
Johnson to third, Duffy scored]; Mays doubled to left [Fuentes
scored, Henderson scored, J. Johnson scored]; McCovey was called
out on strikes; 7 R, 6 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 16.

ASTROS 9TH: ROSARIO REPLACED MAYS (PLAYING CF); LANIER REPLACED
GALLAGHER (PLAYING 3B); Cedeno made an out to shortstop; Chiles
flied out to left; Menke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Giants 16.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  10   0    8
 Giants          16  20   2    9


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