Houston Astros 6, San Francisco Giants 0
Regular Season Game 7
Played on Saturday, April 22, 1972 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    1  0  0    1  3  1    0  0  0  -   6  8  1
SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    3   2   0   0       2   0       1   5
Cedeno cf                     5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Wynn rf                       4   1   1   3       0   0       2   0
May 1b                        4   0   2   0       0   0      10   0
Watson lf                     3   1   0   0       1   2       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   1       0   0       0   6
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Edwards c                     4   2   2   1       0   0       5   0
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
Totals                       34   6   8   5       4   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-May.
E: Watson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (2,off Carrithers); Edwards (2,off Carrithers).
HR: Wynn (2,5th inning off Carrithers 2 on 2 out); Edwards (1,6th inning off
Bryant 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (1,2nd base off Carrithers/Healy).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Speier ss                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   4
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       4   2
Mays cf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Bonds rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Kingman 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Henderson lf                  4   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Healy c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Gallagher 3b                  3   0   2   0       1   1       0   1
Carrithers p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bryant p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arnold ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  McMahon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  B. Williams ph              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   0   7   0       3   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Speier (1).

BATTING - 
GDP: Mays (1,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Fuentes (2,2nd base off Roberts/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(1-1)                9     7   0   0   3   5   0  36

WP: Roberts (1).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carrithers L(1-1)             4.2   6   5   4   3   1   1  22
Bryant                        2.1   1   1   1   0   2   1   8
McMahon                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        9     8   6   5   4   4   2  38


Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 11095


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Metzger             ss        Speier              ss
2. Cedeno              cf        Fuentes             2b
3. Wynn                rf        Mays                cf
4. May                 1b        Bonds               rf
5. Watson              lf        Kingman             1b
6. Rader               3b        Henderson           lf
7. Helms               2b        Healy               c
8. Edwards             c         Gallagher           3b
9. Roberts             p         Carrithers          p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Metzger stole second; Cedeno was
called out on strikes; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first);
May singled to shortstop [Metzger scored (error by Speier)
(unearned) (no RBI), May to second]; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Speier walked; Fuentes singled to left [Speier to
second]; Mays grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Speier to third, Fuentes out at second]; Bonds flied
out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader flied out to center; Helms lined to second;
Edwards lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
0.

GIANTS 2ND: Kingman flied out to right; Henderson singled to
left; Healy grounded out (pitcher to first) [Henderson to
second]; Gallagher singled to pitcher [Henderson to third];
Carrithers lined to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1,
Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts flied out to right; Metzger flied out to
center; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Speier grounded out (third to first); Fuentes
singled to left; Fuentes stole second; Mays walked; Bonds flied
out to right [Fuentes to third]; Kingman forced Mays (third to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn made an out to first; May flied out to center;
Watson walked; Rader doubled to left [Watson scored]; Helms
singled to left [Rader out at home (left to catcher)]; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Henderson made an out to second; Healy lined to
second; Gallagher singled to left; Carrithers grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards doubled to right; Roberts walked; Metzger
forced Roberts (pitcher to second) [Edwards to third]; Cedeno
popped to catcher in foul territory; Wynn homered [Edwards
scored, Metzger scored]; May singled to left; BRYANT REPLACED
CARRITHERS (PITCHING); Watson struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Speier grounded out (shortstop to first); Fuentes
flied out to center; Mays grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader lined to shortstop; Helms grounded out (third
to first); Edwards homered; Roberts struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Bonds grounded out (third to first); Kingman flied
out to left; Henderson singled to left; Healy forced Henderson
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno flied
to left in foul territory; Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Gallagher walked; ARNOLD BATTED FOR BRYANT; Arnold
struck out; Roberts threw a wild pitch [Gallagher to second];
Speier flied out to left; Fuentes grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

ASTROS 8TH: MCMAHON REPLACED ARNOLD (PITCHING); May flied out to
right; Watson struck out; Rader singled to left; Helms lined to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

GIANTS 8TH: Mays grounded out (shortstop to first); Bonds
singled to left [Bonds to second (error by Watson)]; Kingman
struck out; Henderson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Roberts
grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger walked; Cedeno forced
Metzger (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 9TH: Healy struck out; Gallagher was called out on
strikes; B. WILLIAMS BATTED FOR MCMAHON; B. Williams was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   1    5
 Giants           0   7   1    9


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