Houston Astros 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 3 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 28
Played on Thursday, May 18, 1972 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  1  -   4  4  0
LA  N    1  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  -   3 15  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Wynn rf                       5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
May 1b                        5   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
  Fenwick pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Watson lf,1b                  4   1   1   0       1   1       4   1
Edwards c                     4   0   1   0       1   3       8   1
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   3       2   2       2   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   1       0   0       4   5
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Stewart ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Alou ph,lf                  0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       37   4   4   4       8   9      33  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Metzger-May.

BATTING - 
3B: Edwards (1,off Sutton).
HR: Rader (4,9th inning off Sutton 2 on 2 out).
SH: Helms (1,off Brewer).
IBB: Alou (2,by Brewer).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rader (2,2nd base off Sutton/Sims).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Russell ss                    5   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
Buckner 1b                    5   2   2   0       1   0      15   1
Davis cf                      5   0   2   1       1   0       0   0
Robinson rf                   5   0   3   2       1   1       2   0
Crawford lf                   5   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Garvey 3b                     5   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Brewer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mota ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sims c                        5   0   0   0       0   2       9   1
Valentine 2b                  4   0   4   0       1   0       2   2
Sutton p                      4   0   2   0       0   1       1   4
  Grabarkewitz 3b             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       45   3  15   3       6   5      33* 13

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
E: Sims (2), Grabarkewitz (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Robinson (5,off Ray); Russell (7,off Ray).
GDP: Crawford (3,off Forsch).
IBB: Crawford (1,by Ray).
Team LOB: 15.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Davis 2 (7,2nd base off Forsch/Edwards,3rd base off Forsch/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        7    11   2   2   3   1   0  32
Culver                        1.1   0   1   1   2   2   0   6
Ray W(7-0)                    1.2   3   0   0   1   1   0   9
Gladding SV(4)                1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                       11    15   3   3   6   5   0  51

IBB: Ray (1,Crawford).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton                        9     3   3   3   5   8   1  35
Brewer L(2-1)                 2     1   1   0   3   1   0  11
Totals                       11     4   4   3   8   9   1  46

IBB: Brewer (2,Alou).

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 3:20   Attendance: 35739


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Metzger             ss        Russell             ss
2. Cedeno              cf        Buckner             1b
3. Wynn                rf        Davis               cf
4. May                 1b        Robinson            rf
5. Watson              lf        Crawford            lf
6. Edwards             c         Garvey              3b
7. Rader               3b        Sims                c
8. Helms               2b        Valentine           2b
9. Forsch              p         Sutton              p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno
walked; Wynn made an out to third; May made an out to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Russell walked; Buckner singled to left [Russell to
third]; Davis forced Buckner (second unassisted) [Russell
scored]; Davis stole second; Robinson walked; Crawford flied out
to left; Garvey made an out to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson was called out on strikes; Edwards was called
out on strikes; Rader walked; Rader stole second [Rader to third
(error by Sims)]; Helms made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 2ND: Sims struck out; Valentine singled to left
[Valentine out at second (left to second)]; Sutton grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Forsch grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Russell made an out to second; Buckner singled to
center; Davis singled to right [Buckner to third]; Robinson
singled to second [Buckner scored, Davis to second]; Crawford
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Robinson out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; May grounded out
(first unassisted); Watson out on an unknown play; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Garvey grounded out (pitcher to first); Sims
grounded out (second to first); Valentine singled to left;
Sutton singled to right [Valentine to third]; Russell flied out
to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards tripled to center; Rader struck out; Helms
grounded out (pitcher to first); Forsch walked; Metzger forced
Forsch (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 5TH: Buckner grounded out (first unassisted); Davis
singled to right; Robinson singled to left [Davis to second];
Davis stole third [Davis out at home (catcher to second to first
to catcher)]; Crawford flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno flied out to right; Wynn made an out to
shortstop; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 6TH: Garvey flied out to center; Sims grounded out
(first unassisted); Valentine singled to center; Sutton singled
to center [Valentine to second]; Russell popped to third; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson grounded out (first to pitcher); Edwards
walked; Rader struck out; Helms grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 7TH: Buckner lined to first; Davis walked; Robinson
flied out to left; Crawford flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 8TH: STEWART BATTED FOR FORSCH; Stewart grounded out
(first unassisted); Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first);
Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 8TH: CULVER REPLACED STEWART (PITCHING); Garvey grounded
out (second to first); Sims struck out; Valentine walked; Sutton
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Wynn singled to left; May flied out to left; Watson
walked [Wynn to second]; Edwards struck out; Rader homered [Wynn
scored, Watson scored]; Helms grounded out (second to first); 3
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 9TH: Russell flied out to center; Buckner walked; RAY
REPLACED CULVER (PITCHING); Davis popped to catcher in foul
territory; Robinson doubled to left [Buckner scored]; Crawford
was walked intentionally; Garvey forced Crawford (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 10TH: BREWER REPLACED GARVEY (PITCHING); GRABARKEWITZ
REPLACED SUTTON (PLAYING 3B); Ray flied out to right; Metzger
walked; Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; Wynn grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers
3.

DODGERS 10TH: Sims popped to shortstop; Valentine singled to
left; Grabarkewitz struck out; Russell doubled to left
[Valentine to third]; Buckner popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 11TH: May reached on an error by Grabarkewitz [May to
first]; FENWICK RAN FOR MAY; Watson singled to left [Fenwick to
second]; Edwards struck out; Rader walked [Fenwick to third,
Watson to second]; Helms out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
first) [Fenwick scored (unearned), Watson to third, Rader to
second]; ALOU BATTED FOR RAY; Alou was walked intentionally;
Metzger grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 11TH: GLADDING REPLACED FENWICK (PITCHING); ALOU STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING LF); WATSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B);
Davis flied out to left; Robinson was called out on strikes;
Crawford singled to right; MOTA BATTED FOR BREWER; Mota flied
out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   4   0    9
 Dodgers          3  15   2   15


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