Montreal Expos 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 121
Played on Friday, August 25, 1972 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   4 10  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    2  0  0  -   3 11  1
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bailey 3b                     5   0   1   0       0   2       1   4
McCarver c                    4   1   1   0       0   1       7   0
  Boccabella c                1   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Singleton lf                  4   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Fairly rf,1b                  3   1   2   2       2   1       6   1
Woods cf                      2   0   0   0       2   2       1   0
  Marshall p                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Breeden 1b                    3   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
  Day pr,rf,cf                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Foli ss                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Torres 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Stoneman p                    3   0   0   0       0   3       1   1
  Mashore rf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   4  10   3       5  11      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bailey-Breeden, Foli-Fairly.
E: Bailey (19).

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (9,off Ray); Boccabella (7,off Ray); Marshall (1,off Ray).
HR: Fairly (11,6th inning off Wilson 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Breeden (1,off Wilson).
IBB: Fairly 2 (5,by Ray 2).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Cedeno cf                     4   1   3   0       1   0       1   0
Wynn rf                       4   1   2   2       1   1       3   0
May 1b                        5   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Watson lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Edwards c                     2   1   0   0       2   1      11   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   2   1       0   1       2   4
Wilson p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Roberts p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stewart ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       35   3  11   3       5   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Helms-May.
E: Rader (14).

BATTING - 
HR: Wynn (21,7th inning off Marshall 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Metzger (4,off Marshall).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Stoneman                      6     8   1   1   3   6   0  27
Marshall W(14-3)              3     3   2   2   2   2   1  13
Totals                        9    11   3   3   5   8   1  40


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        6     6   3   1   3   9   1  27
Ray L(10-7)                   2.2   4   1   1   2   2   0  14
Roberts                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10   4   2   5  11   1  42

IBB: Ray 2 (6,Fairly 2).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:50   Attendance: 15126


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Bailey              3b        Metzger             ss
2. McCarver            c         Cedeno              cf
3. Singleton           lf        Wynn                rf
4. Fairly              rf        May                 1b
5. Woods               cf        Watson              lf
6. Breeden             1b        Edwards             c
7. Foli                ss        Rader               3b
8. Torres              2b        Helms               2b
9. Stoneman            p         Wilson              p

EXPOS 1ST: Bailey struck out; McCarver singled; Singleton
reached on an error by Rader [McCarver scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Singleton to second]; Fairly singled [Singleton scored
(unearned)]; Woods walked [Fairly to second]; Breeden grounded
into a double play (third to second to first) [Woods out at
second]; 2 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno
singled; Wynn grounded out (third to first) [Cedeno to second];
May grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Foli flied out to right; Torres made an out to
second; Stoneman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled; Edwards flied out to center; Rader
struck out; Helms singled [Watson to second]; Wilson singled to
right [Watson out at home (right to catcher), Helms to second];
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Bailey struck out; McCarver flied out to right;
Singleton walked; Fairly struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Cedeno
flied out to left; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Woods struck out; Breeden singled; Foli singled
[Breeden to second]; Torres grounded out (first unassisted)
[Breeden to third, Foli to second]; Stoneman struck out; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May struck out; Watson flied out to left; Edwards
walked; Rader singled [Edwards to second]; Helms struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Bailey made an out to shortstop; McCarver struck out;
Singleton grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilson struck out; Metzger singled; Cedeno singled
[Metzger to second]; Wynn walked [Metzger to third, Cedeno to
second]; May lined into a double play (third to first) [Wynn out
at first]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Fairly homered; Woods walked; Breeden singled [Woods
to second]; DAY RAN FOR BREEDEN; Foli flied out to left; Torres
struck out; Stoneman struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: FAIRLY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); DAY STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Watson grounded out (third to first); Edwards
walked; Rader grounded out (third to first) [Edwards to second];
Helms singled [Edwards scored]; MILLER BATTED FOR WILSON; Miller
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 1.

EXPOS 7TH: RAY REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Bailey doubled;
McCarver grounded out (shortstop to first); Singleton lined to
center; Fairly was walked intentionally; Woods struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: BOCCABELLA REPLACED MCCARVER (PLAYING C ); MARSHALL
REPLACED WOODS (PITCHING); DAY CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF);
MASHORE REPLACED STONEMAN (PLAYING RF); Metzger grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cedeno walked; Wynn homered [Cedeno
scored]; May grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson was
called out on strikes; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

EXPOS 8TH: Day grounded out (second to first); Foli grounded out
(third to first); Torres singled; Mashore struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Edwards struck out; Rader grounded out (shortstop to
first); Helms flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 3.

EXPOS 9TH: Bailey grounded out (shortstop to first); Boccabella
doubled; Singleton grounded out (second to first) [Boccabella to
third]; Fairly was walked intentionally; Marshall doubled
[Boccabella scored, Fairly to third]; ROBERTS REPLACED RAY
(PITCHING); Day lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 4,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: STEWART BATTED FOR ROBERTS; Stewart walked; Metzger
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Stewart out at
second]; Cedeno singled [Cedeno to second (error by Bailey)];
Wynn singled [Cedeno to third]; May made an out to second; 0 R,
2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            4  10   1   11
 Astros           3  11   1   10


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