Los Angeles Dodgers 6, Houston Astros 5 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 38
Played on Sunday, May 28, 1972 (D) at Astrodome

LA  N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  1  -   6  8  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  0    2  1  0    0  0  -   5 11  3
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wills 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Robinson ph                 0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Garvey 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Buckner 1b                    5   1   2   1       0   0      11   0
  Brewer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valentine ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osteen pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Davis cf                      5   1   0   0       1   1       5   0
Lefebvre 2b                   5   0   1   0       0   1       2   4
Crawford rf                   5   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Mota lf                       5   0   2   2       0   0       3   0
Sims c                        4   1   1   0       1   0       5   0
Russell ss                    5   2   2   0       0   1       2   3
John p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Wilhelm p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Parker ph,1b                0   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Totals                       42   6   8   4       4   5      33  14

FIELDING - 
E: Russell (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Sims (3,off Dierker).
SH: Parker (2,off Gladding).
SF: Robinson (2,off Ray).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Russell (2,2nd base off Dierker/Hiatt).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    6   2   2   0       0   2       3   2
Alou rf,lf,rf                 5   1   2   1       1   1       4   0
Wynn cf,rf,cf                 6   0   1   2       0   0       5   0
May 1b                        5   0   0   0       1   1       9   1
Watson lf                     3   0   2   1       1   0       2   0
  Cedeno ph,cf                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Stewart lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      5   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Helms 2b                      5   1   3   0       0   0       2   6
  Fenwick pr,2b               0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Hiatt c                       4   1   1   0       1   0       6   0
Dierker p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stinson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       45   5  11   4       4   5      33  11

FIELDING - 
E: Alou (1), May (4), Fenwick (3).
PB: Hiatt (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hiatt (3,off John); Wynn (7,off John); Metzger (4,off Wilhelm); Watson
(6,off Wilhelm); Helms 2 (4,off Wilhelm,off Brewer).
IBB: Hiatt (2,by Brewer).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
John                          4.1   6   2   2   2   4   0  21
Wilhelm                       3.2   4   3   2   1   0   0  17
Brewer W(3-2)                 2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Richert SV(3)                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                       11    11   5   4   4   5   0  49

WP: John (3).
IBB: Brewer (3,Hiatt).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker                       8     8   5   4   3   4   0  35
Ray                           2     0   0   0   1   0   0   8
Gladding L(0-2)               1     0   1   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                       11     8   6   4   4   5   0  48

Dierker faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Andy Olsen, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 38255


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Wills               3b        Metzger             ss
2. Buckner             1b        Alou                rf
3. Davis               cf        Wynn                cf
4. Lefebvre            2b        May                 1b
5. Crawford            rf        Watson              lf
6. Mota                lf        Rader               3b
7. Sims                c         Helms               2b
8. Russell             ss        Hiatt               c
9. John                p         Dierker             p

DODGERS 1ST: Wills walked; Buckner singled to right [Wills to
third]; Davis walked [Buckner to second]; Lefebvre was called
out on strikes; Crawford was called out on strikes; Mota singled
to center [Wills scored, Buckner scored, Davis to third, Mota to
second (on throw)]; Hiatt allowed a passed ball [Davis scored
(unearned), Mota to third]; Sims flied out to center; 3 R (2
ER), 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger struck out; Alou singled to third; Wynn
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Alou to second]; May walked;
Watson grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Russell struck out; John grounded out (third to
first); Wills grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader flied out to center; Helms singled to left;
John threw a wild pitch [Helms to second]; Hiatt grounded out
(second to first) [Helms to third]; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Buckner made an out to second; Davis made an out to
shortstop; Lefebvre singled to right; Crawford made an out to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

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

DODGERS 4TH: Mota flied out to right; Sims flied out to right;
Russell singled to left; John forced Russell (second
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May struck out; Watson singled to center; Rader
forced Watson (third to second); Helms grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Wills grounded out (second to first); Buckner
singled to left; Davis flied out to right; Lefebvre flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Hiatt doubled to center; Dierker grounded out
(second to first); Metzger singled to right [Hiatt to third];
Alou walked [Metzger to second]; Wynn doubled to left [Hiatt
scored, Metzger scored, Alou to third]; WILHELM REPLACED JOHN
(PITCHING); May popped to first in foul territory; Watson
walked; Rader flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

DODGERS 6TH: Crawford flied out to center; Mota singled to left;
Sims walked [Mota to second]; Russell forced Sims (second to
shortstop) [Mota to third]; Russell stole second; Wilhelm struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Helms made an out to shortstop; Hiatt flied out to
right; Dierker grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

DODGERS 7TH: Wills grounded out (shortstop to first); Buckner
lined to first; Davis flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger doubled to left; Alou singled to right
[Metzger scored]; Wynn made an out to second; May flied out to
left; Watson doubled to center [Alou scored]; Rader flied out to
center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

DODGERS 8TH: Lefebvre grounded out (second to first); Crawford
flied out to center; Mota flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Helms doubled to left; Hiatt grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Helms to third]; Dierker grounded out (shortstop to
first); Metzger reached on an error by Russell [Helms scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Metzger to first]; Alou made an out to
shortstop; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 5.

DODGERS 9TH: Sims doubled to right; Russell singled to left
[Sims to third]; PARKER BATTED FOR WILHELM; RAY REPLACED DIERKER
(PITCHING); Parker walked [Russell to second]; ROBINSON BATTED
FOR WILLS; Robinson reached on an error by Alou on a sacrifice
fly [Sims scored, Russell to third, Parker to second, Robinson
to first]; Buckner forced Robinson (second to shortstop)
[Russell scored, Parker to third]; Davis reached on a fielder's
choice [Parker out at home (second to catcher), Buckner to
second]; Lefebvre flied out to left; 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 9TH: PARKER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); GARVEY REPLACED
ROBINSON (PLAYING 3B); BREWER REPLACED BUCKNER (PITCHING); Wynn
grounded out (third to first); May grounded out (second to
first); CEDENO BATTED FOR WATSON; Cedeno flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 10TH: CEDENO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); WYNN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
Crawford flied out to center; Mota flied out to right; Sims
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 10TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Helms doubled
to left; FENWICK RAN FOR HELMS; Hiatt was walked intentionally;
STINSON BATTED FOR RAY; Stinson flied to left in foul territory;
Metzger struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 5.

DODGERS 11TH: FENWICK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); GLADDING
REPLACED STINSON (PITCHING); STEWART REPLACED CEDENO (PLAYING
LF); ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); WYNN CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING CF); Russell reached on an error by Fenwick [Russell to
first]; Parker out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Russell to second]; Garvey grounded out (second to first)
[Russell to third]; VALENTINE BATTED FOR BREWER; Valentine
reached on an error by May [Russell scored (unearned) (no RBI),
Valentine to first]; OSTEEN RAN FOR VALENTINE; Davis struck out;
1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 5.

ASTROS 11TH: RICHERT REPLACED OSTEEN (PITCHING); Alou flied out
to left; Wynn flied out to center; May grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          6   8   1    9
 Astros           5  11   3   11


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