Houston Astros 5, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 141
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, September 5, 1971 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  2    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   5  9  1
SF  N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     2   2   1   0       3   1       0   3
Geronimo lf                   4   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   2       0   0       1   0
Menke 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       7   1
Howard c                      4   0   1   1       0   2      15   0
Busse ss                      4   0   0   0       0   3       1   1
Richard p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       34   5   9   5       3   8      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (8).
PB: Howard (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (25,off Willoughby); Geronimo (2,off Barr).
3B: Alou (4,off Willoughby).
SH: Richard (1,off Barr).
GDP: Menke (13,off McMahon).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan 2 (33,2nd base off Barr/Gibson,2nd base off Stone/Dietz).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Henderson lf                  5   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       4   1
  Lanier 2b                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mays 1b                       3   1   0   0       1   3       9   3
Bonds rf                      4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Gallagher 3b                  4   0   3   2       0   1       0   3
Speier ss                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   5
Rosario cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hart ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Duffy pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howarth cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gibson c                      1   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Rader ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Healy ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hamilton p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Willoughby p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Barr p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Dietz c                     3   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
Totals                       35   3   7   2       3  15      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fuentes-Mays.
E: Mays (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Gallagher (18,off Richard).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(1-0)                9     7   3   2   3  15   0  38


San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willoughby L(0-1)             3     6   3   3   1   3   0  16
Barr                          1     1   2   2   1   0   0   5
McMahon                       2     1   0   0   0   2   0   6
Stone                         2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Hamilton                      1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   5   3   8   0  38

Willoughby faced 2 batters in the 4th inning
Barr faced 2 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Willoughby (1).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 25527


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Alou                rf        Henderson           lf
2. Morgan              2b        Fuentes             2b
3. Geronimo            lf        Mays                1b
4. Cedeno              cf        Bonds               rf
5. Menke               3b        Gallagher           3b
6. Mayberry            1b        Speier              ss
7. Howard              c         Rosario             cf
8. Busse               ss        Gibson              c
9. Richard             p         Willoughby          p

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (pitcher to first); Debut game
for J.R. Richard Debut game for Jim Willoughby; Morgan
doubled to right; Geronimo flied out to left; Cedeno grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants
0.

GIANTS 1ST: Henderson singled to center; Fuentes grounded out
(second to first) [Henderson to second]; Mays struck out; Bonds
singled [Henderson to third]; Gallagher doubled to right [Bonds
scored, Henderson scored]; Speier grounded out (shortstop to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke grounded out (third to first); Mayberry struck
out; Howard was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 2ND: Rosario grounded out (second to first); Gibson
walked; Willoughby struck out; Henderson flied out to left; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Busse struck out; Richard grounded out (shortstop to
first); Alou tripled to right; Morgan walked; Geronimo singled
to right [Morgan to third, Alou scored]; Cedeno singled to
center [Geronimo to third, Morgan scored]; Menke forced Cedeno
(shortstop to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Fuentes struck out; Mays was called out on strikes;
Bonds struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Mayberry singled to left; Willoughby threw a wild
pitch [Mayberry to second]; Howard singled to center [Mayberry
scored]; BARR REPLACED WILLOUGHBY (PITCHING); Busse forced
Howard (third to second); Richard out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Busse to second]; Alou grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Gallagher singled to right; Speier flied out to
center; Rosario forced Gallagher (second to shortstop); Gibson
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Geronimo doubled
to right [Morgan scored]; MCMAHON REPLACED GIBSON (PITCHING);
DIETZ REPLACED BARR (PLAYING C ); Cedeno singled to right
[Geronimo scored]; Menke grounded into a double play (second to
first) [Cedeno out at second]; Mayberry grounded out (first to
pitcher); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Dietz struck out; Henderson grounded out (first
unassisted); Fuentes singled; Mays struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Howard struck out; Busse struck out; Richard
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
5, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Bonds struck out; Gallagher singled to right; Speier
walked [Gallagher to second]; Rosario struck out; RADER BATTED
FOR MCMAHON; Rader grounded out (first unassisted); Debut
game for Dave Rader; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants
2.

ASTROS 7TH: STONE REPLACED RADER (PITCHING); Alou flied out to
left; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Geronimo grounded out
(third to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Dietz was called out on strikes; Henderson grounded
out (first to pitcher); Fuentes grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: LANIER REPLACED FUENTES (PLAYING 2B); Menke singled
to shortstop [Menke to second (error by Mays)]; Mayberry made an
out to shortstop; Howard grounded out (first to pitcher) [Menke
to third]; Busse struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Mays walked; Howard allowed a passed ball [Mays to
second]; Bonds popped to first in foul territory [Mays to
third]; Gallagher was called out on strikes; Speier reached on
an error by Menke [Mays scored (unearned) (no RBI), Speier to
first]; HART BATTED FOR ROSARIO; Hart singled [Speier to
second]; DUFFY RAN FOR HART; HEALY BATTED FOR STONE; Healy was
called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWARTH REPLACED DUFFY (PLAYING CF); HAMILTON
REPLACED HEALY (PITCHING); Richard struck out; Debut game for
Jim Howarth; Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Dietz struck out; Henderson struck out; Lanier
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   9   1    6
 Giants           3   7   1    8


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