San Francisco Giants 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 156
Played on Thursday, September 23, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  3
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Henderson cf,lf               4   0   3   0       1   0       2   0
Fuentes 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       4   1
Bonds rf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
McCovey 1b                    3   1   1   2       0   2       6   0
Kingman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Mays cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Gallagher 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Lanier 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Speier ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   6
Healy c                       4   0   0   0       0   2       8   1
Perry p                       4   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   2       2  11      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Speier-Fuentes-McCovey.

BATTING - 
HR: McCovey (18,4th inning off Wilson 0 on 0 out).
SH: Fuentes (13,off Wilson).
HBP: McCovey (4,by Wilson).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Henderson (17,2nd base off Wilson/Howard).
CS: Speier (7,2nd base by Wilson/Howard).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   5
Morgan 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Watson lf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Wynn rf                       3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Menke 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
Mayberry 1b                   3   1   1   1       0   0       6   1
Howard c                      2   0   0   0       0   2      10   1
  Edwards ph,c                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   1   3   1       2   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Menke 2 (10), Howard (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (27,off Perry).
HR: Mayberry (7,5th inning off Perry 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Mayberry (2,off Perry).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (19,2nd base off Perry/Healy).
CS: Metzger (6,2nd base by Perry/Healy).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perry W(15-12)                9     3   1   1   2   6   1  30


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(16-9)                8     7   2   1   1  10   1  34
Gladding                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   2   1   2  11   1  38

HBP: Wilson (7,McCovey).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Andy Olsen, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 12281


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Henderson           cf        Metzger             ss
2. Fuentes             2b        Morgan              2b
3. Bonds               rf        Cedeno              cf
4. McCovey             1b        Watson              lf
5. Kingman             lf        Wynn                rf
6. Gallagher           3b        Menke               3b
7. Speier              ss        Mayberry            1b
8. Healy               c         Howard              c
9. Perry               p         Wilson              p

GIANTS 1ST: Henderson singled; Fuentes out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Henderson to second]; Bonds struck out;
McCovey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled; Metzger was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Morgan walked; Cedeno forced Morgan
(shortstop to second); Cedeno stole second; Watson struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Kingman made an out to shortstop; Gallagher was
called out on strikes; Speier singled to right; Speier was
caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn flied out to right; Menke walked; Mayberry
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Menke out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Healy flied out to center; Perry flied out to
center; Henderson singled; Henderson stole second; Fuentes
walked; Bonds struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard struck out; Wilson made an out to second;
Metzger flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey homered; Kingman flied out to left;
Gallagher was called out on strikes; Speier was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan doubled; Cedeno struck out; Watson grounded
out (shortstop to first); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Healy made an out to second; Perry singled to left;
Henderson singled to center [Perry to second]; Fuentes reached
on an error by Menke [Henderson to second, Perry to third];
Howard dropped a foul fly hit by Bonds for an error; Bonds flied
out to right; McCovey was hit by a pitch [Perry scored
(unearned), Henderson to third, Fuentes to second]; Kingman
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke popped to catcher in foul territory; Mayberry
homered; Howard struck out; Wilson flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Gallagher grounded out (shortstop to first); Speier
grounded out (shortstop to first); Healy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger flied out to right; Morgan flied out to
center; Cedeno popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 7TH: Perry struck out; Henderson grounded out (second to
first); Fuentes grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson made an out to second; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first); Menke was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Bonds made an out to shortstop; McCovey was called
out on strikes; Kingman reached on an error by Menke; Gallagher
singled to right [Kingman to second]; Speier grounded out (first
to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MAYS REPLACED KINGMAN (PLAYING CF); HENDERSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); LANIER REPLACED GALLAGHER
(PLAYING 3B); Mayberry flied out to center; EDWARDS BATTED FOR
HOWARD; Edwards flied out to left; CHILES BATTED FOR WILSON;
Chiles grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 2, Astros 1.

GIANTS 9TH: EDWARDS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); GLADDING
REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Healy struck out; Perry grounded out
(shortstop to first); Henderson walked; Fuentes grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
popped to catcher in foul territory; Cedeno grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 2, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           2   7   0    9
 Astros           1   3   3    2


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