Houston Astros 4, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 102
Played on Saturday, August 5, 1972 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  2  1  -   4  9  1
SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  1  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       1   0       0   2
Cedeno cf                     5   2   1   1       0   0       4   0
Wynn rf                       4   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
May 1b                        3   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   2       1   0       2   0
Edwards c                     4   0   3   0       0   0       9   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Helms 2b                      3   1   2   0       1   0       1   4
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   9   3       5   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Edwards (7).
PB: Edwards (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Edwards (14,off Carrithers).
GDP: Rader (14,off Carrithers).
IBB: Helms (6,by Carrithers).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (35,2nd base off Carrithers/Rader 2).
CS: Wynn (5,Home by Carrithers/Rader).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
Maddox cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Speier ss                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
McCovey 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       9   0
  Johnson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kingman 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   1       0   3
  Blanco 3b                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Henderson lf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Rader c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Carrithers p                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Goodson 1b                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       2   6      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Speier-Fuentes-McCovey.
E: Kingman (16).
PB: Rader (5).

BATTING - 
2B: McCovey (7,off Ray).
HR: McCovey (7,7th inning off Roberts 0 on 0 out); Kingman (22,7th inning off
Roberts 0 on 0 out); Bonds (19,8th inning off Roberts 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Henderson (7,2nd base off Roberts/Edwards); Maddox (7,2nd base off Roberts/Edwards);
Fuentes (9,2nd base off Roberts/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts                       7     6   3   3   1   5   3  28
Ray W(10-4)                   1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Gladding SV(10)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   2   6   3  36

Roberts faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carrithers L(3-7)             8.1   9   4   3   4   3   0  36
Johnson                       0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   3   5   3   0  39

WP: Carrithers (7).
IBB: Carrithers (4,Helms).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Nick Colosi
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 8081


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger flied out to center; Cedeno flied out to
left; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds popped to catcher in foul territory; Maddox
struck out; Speier walked; McCovey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May grounded out (second to first); Watson walked;
Edwards singled to shortstop [Watson to second]; Rader flied out
to right; Helms singled to right [Watson out at home (right to
catcher), Edwards to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Kingman flied out to left; Fuentes flied out to
center; Henderson singled to left; Henderson stole second
[Henderson to third (error by Edwards)]; Rader flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts popped to first in foul territory; Metzger
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Carrithers grounded out (pitcher to first); Bonds
popped to catcher in foul territory; Maddox singled to pitcher;
Maddox stole second; Speier struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn popped to catcher in foul territory; May struck
out; Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey flied out to center; Kingman was called out
on strikes; Fuentes grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards singled to left; Rader grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Edwards out at
second]; Helms grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Henderson grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader
grounded out (second to first); Carrithers made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Roberts grounded out (third to first); Metzger lined
to pitcher; Cedeno singled to second; Cedeno stole second; Wynn
reached on an error by Kingman [Cedeno scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Wynn to first]; May walked [Wynn to second]; Rader allowed
a passed ball [Wynn to third, May to second]; Wynn was caught
stealing home (catcher unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Bonds struck out; Maddox popped to first in foul
territory; Speier flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson flied out to center; Edwards doubled to
right; Rader struck out; Helms was walked intentionally; Roberts
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: McCovey homered; Kingman homered; Fuentes singled to
left; Fuentes stole second; Henderson grounded out (third to
first); Rader grounded out (second to first); Carrithers
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 8TH: BLANCO REPLACED KINGMAN (PLAYING 3B); Metzger
singled to center; Cedeno forced Metzger (second to shortstop);
Cedeno stole second; Wynn walked; Carrithers threw a wild pitch
[Cedeno to third, Wynn to second]; May made an out to shortstop;
Watson singled to center [Cedeno scored, Wynn scored]; Edwards
flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 8TH: Bonds homered; RAY REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING);
Maddox flied out to center; Speier popped to catcher in foul
territory; McCovey doubled to left; Edwards allowed a passed
ball [McCovey to third]; Blanco walked; Fuentes grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Rader was called out on strikes; Helms singled to
left; MILLER BATTED FOR RAY; Miller singled to center [Helms to
second]; GOODSON REPLACED CARRITHERS (PLAYING 1B); JOHNSON
REPLACED MCCOVEY (PITCHING); Metzger walked [Helms to third,
Miller to second]; Cedeno forced Metzger (third to second)
[Helms scored, Miller to third]; Wynn flied out to right; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: GLADDING REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Henderson was
called out on strikes; Rader grounded out (second to first);
Goodson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   1    8
 Giants           3   7   1    6


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