Los Angeles Dodgers 5, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 67
Played on Wednesday, June 28, 1972 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  0
LA  N    0  0  0    0  3  2    0  0  x  -   5  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   2       1   5
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
May 1b                        3   0   0   0       1   2      12   1
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       1   2       4   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Reuss p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       2   9      24  15

BATTING - 
GDP: Rader (9,off Sutton).
Team LOB: 4.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Valentine 2b                  3   0   0   1       0   0       2   3
Davis cf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Mota lf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Robinson rf                   3   1   2   0       1   1       1   0
Parker 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   2       7   1
Garvey 3b                     2   0   0   1       0   1       0   1
Cannizzaro c                  3   1   1   1       0   0       9   0
Russell ss                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Sutton p                      3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       28   5   7   5       2   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Valentine-Russell-Parker.
E: Garvey (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Parker (5,off Reuss); Russell (10,off Reuss).
SF: Valentine (2,off Reuss); Garvey (3,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Robinson (3,2nd base by Reuss/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss L(5-7)                  7     6   5   5   2   3   0  28
York                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8     7   5   5   2   4   0  32


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton W(9-3)                 9     2   0   0   2   9   0  31


Umpires: HP - Paul Pryor, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Ed Vargo
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 22053


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger struck out; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop
to first); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Valentine flied out to left; Davis made an out to
shortstop; Mota grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May walked; Watson flied out to left; Rader was
called out on strikes; Edwards walked [May to second]; Helms
forced Edwards (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Robinson walked; Robinson was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to second to pitcher); Parker
was called out on strikes; Garvey flied to left in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reuss grounded out (first to pitcher); Metzger flied
out to right; Cedeno made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Cannizzaro grounded out (third to first); Russell
grounded out (pitcher to first); Sutton grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn grounded out (second to first); May struck out;
Watson singled to right; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Valentine grounded out (shortstop to first); Davis
walked; Mota grounded out (pitcher to first) [Davis to second];
Robinson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards struck out; Helms grounded out (shortstop to
first); Reuss struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Parker doubled to right; Garvey was called out on
strikes; Cannizzaro singled to left [Parker scored]; Russell
doubled to center [Cannizzaro to third]; Sutton singled to left
[Cannizzaro scored, Russell to third]; Valentine hit a sacrifice
fly to right [Russell scored, Sutton to second]; Davis grounded
out (second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers
3.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
popped to first in foul territory; Wynn lined to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Mota singled to left; Robinson singled to right
[Mota to third, Robinson to second (on throw)]; Parker grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Mota scored, Robinson to third];
Garvey hit a sacrifice fly to right [Robinson scored];
Cannizzaro grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 7TH: May reached on an error by Garvey [May to first];
Watson popped to second in foul territory; Rader grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [May out at second];
0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 7TH: Russell grounded out (shortstop to first); Sutton
grounded out (second to first); Valentine grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Edwards was called out on strikes; Helms singled to
center; MILLER BATTED FOR REUSS; Miller flied out to center;
Metzger was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 8TH: YORK REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Davis grounded out
(shortstop to first); Mota popped to third in foul territory;
Robinson singled to center; Parker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Cedeno flied out to center; Wynn popped to first in
foul territory; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   2   0    4
 Dodgers          5   7   1    3


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