Houston Astros 3, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Regular Season Game 117
Played on Sunday, August 20, 1972 (D) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    2  0  0  -   3  7  0
PHI N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   1       0   0       3   0
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Helms 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   1
Alou lf                       4   1   2   1       0   1       2   0
Howard c                      4   0   1   1       0   1      14   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       33   3   7   3       1   6      27   4

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

BATTING - 
2B: Alou 2 (3,off Reynolds 2).
3B: Cedeno (7,off Reynolds).
HR: Cedeno (18,6th inning off Reynolds 0 on 1 out).
SH: Wilson (4,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno (15,2nd base by Reynolds/Bateman).

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Doyle 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Bowa ss                       3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Freed ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Selma p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hutton rf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Montanez cf                   4   0   0   0       0   4       1   0
Luzinski lf                   3   1   1   1       1   2       0   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   2      11   0
Money 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       3   4
Bateman c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       6   1
Reynolds p                    2   0   1   0       0   1       1   2
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gamble ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Harmon ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       29   1   4   1       3  14      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Doyle (7), Montanez (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Hutton (11,off Wilson).
HR: Luzinski (12,4th inning off Wilson 0 on 2 out).
SH: Hutton (5,off Wilson).
GDP: Money (7,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(10-8)                9     4   1   1   3  14   1  33


Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(0-11)              6.2   7   3   3   1   5   1  28
Wilson                        1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Selma                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   1   6   1  35


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Paul Pryor, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 1:53   Attendance: 13712


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Metzger             ss        Doyle               2b
2. Cedeno              cf        Bowa                ss
3. Wynn                rf        Hutton              rf
4. May                 1b        Montanez            cf
5. Rader               3b        Luzinski            lf
6. Helms               2b        Johnson             1b
7. Alou                lf        Money               3b
8. Howard              c         Bateman             c
9. Wilson              p         Reynolds            p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Cedeno forced Metzger (third to
second); Cedeno was caught stealing second but was safe at
second (error by Doyle; assist by Bateman); Wynn popped to
second; May was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Doyle flied out to center; Bowa popped to third in
foul territory; Hutton doubled to right; Montanez struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); Helms flied
out to center; Alou doubled to right; Howard grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Luzinski walked; Johnson walked [Luzinski to
second]; Money grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Luzinski to third, Johnson out at second]; Bateman
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson struck out; Metzger flied out to right;
Cedeno tripled to center; Wynn grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Reynolds struck out; Doyle flied out to right;
Bowa flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May struck out; Rader grounded out (pitcher to
first); Helms popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Hutton flied out to left; Montanez struck out;
Luzinski homered; Johnson flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Howard
struck out; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Money struck out; Bateman struck out; Reynolds
singled to right; Doyle struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
homered; Wynn popped to third in foul territory; May singled to
center; Rader lined to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Bowa singled to right; Hutton out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [Bowa to second]; Montanez struck out;
Luzinski struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Helms singled to left; Alou doubled to center [Helms
scored, Alou to third (error by Montanez)]; Howard singled to
center [Alou scored]; Wilson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
unassisted) [Howard to second]; Metzger grounded out (second to
first) [Howard to third]; WILSON REPLACED REYNOLDS (PITCHING);
Cedeno lined to shortstop; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Johnson struck out; Money struck out; Bateman
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn popped to third in foul territory; May grounded
out (shortstop to first); Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: GAMBLE BATTED FOR WILSON; Gamble walked; Doyle
flied out to left; FREED BATTED FOR BOWA; Freed struck out;
Hutton popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Phillies 1.

ASTROS 9TH: SELMA REPLACED FREED (PITCHING); HARMON REPLACED
GAMBLE (PLAYING SS); Helms grounded out (shortstop to first);
Alou struck out; Howard popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 9TH: Montanez was called out on strikes; Luzinski
struck out; Johnson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Phillies 1.

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


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