Houston Astros 6, Montreal Expos 5
Regular Season Game 122
Played on Saturday, August 26, 1972 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  1    0  0  3    1  0  0  -   5 12  0
HOU N    1  1  1    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   6 10  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mashore rf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Day ph,rf                   2   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Foli ss                       4   0   1   1       1   0       4   4
Bailey 3b                     5   1   3   1       0   0       0   3
Breeden 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
  Fairly ph,1b                2   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Singleton lf                  5   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Woods cf                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Humphrey c                    4   0   2   3       0   0       3   0
  Boccabella c                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Torres 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Torrez p                      2   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Fairey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Marshall p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   5  12   5       2   4      25  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Foli-Torres-Breeden, Foli-Breeden, Torres-Foli-Fairly.

BATTING - 
2B: Torrez (2,off Reuss); Humphrey (8,off Reuss).
SH: Torrez (3,off Reuss); Torres (2,off Griffin).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Foli (8,2nd base off Reuss/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   1   3   1       0   0       1   6
Cedeno cf                     5   1   2   3       0   0       1   0
Wynn rf                       1   2   0   0       3   0       4   0
May 1b                        3   0   1   0       1   0      14   1
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       2   0       4   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   0       0   1       0   2
Alou lf                       3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      3   1   1   0       1   1       2   1
  Fenwick pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reuss p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller lf                   1   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6  10   5       7   3      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (30,off Marshall).
HR: Cedeno (20,7th inning off Torrez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Alou (1,off Torrez).
GDP: Cedeno (7,off Torrez); Edwards (5,off Torrez); Alou (2,off Marshall).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (13,2nd base off Torrez/Humphrey).
CS: Wynn (6,2nd base by Torrez/Humphrey).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Torrez                        7     7   4   4   6   3   1  31
Marshall L(14-4)              1.1   3   2   2   1   0   0   7
Totals                        8.1  10   6   6   7   3   1  38

WP: Torrez (4), Marshall (6).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss                         6     6   4   4   2   2   0  26
Griffin                       2.2   6   1   1   0   1   0  14
Gladding W(4-5)               0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9    12   5   5   2   4   0  41


Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 15015


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Mashore             rf        Metzger             ss
2. Foli                ss        Cedeno              cf
3. Bailey              3b        Wynn                rf
4. Breeden             1b        May                 1b
5. Singleton           lf        Edwards             c
6. Woods               cf        Rader               3b
7. Humphrey            c         Alou                lf
8. Torres              2b        Helms               2b
9. Torrez              p         Reuss               p

EXPOS 1ST: Mashore struck out; Foli walked; Foli stole second;
Bailey flied out to center; Breeden grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled; Cedeno grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Metzger out at second]; Wynn
walked; May walked [Wynn to second]; Edwards walked [Wynn to
third, May to second]; Torrez threw a wild pitch [Wynn scored,
May to third, Edwards to second]; Rader was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 1.

EXPOS 2ND: Singleton grounded out (shortstop to first); Woods
struck out; Humphrey grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou lined to second; Helms singled; Reuss grounded
out (pitcher to first) [Helms to second]; Metzger singled [Helms
scored]; Cedeno forced Metzger (third to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Torres flied out to right; Torrez doubled; Mashore
popped to first in foul territory; Foli singled [Torrez scored];
Bailey grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn walked; Wynn stole second; May flied out to
left; Edwards walked; Rader lined to left; Alou singled [Wynn
scored, Edwards to second]; Helms struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

EXPOS 4TH: Breeden grounded out (shortstop to first); Singleton
grounded out (shortstop to first); Woods popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Reuss struck out; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

EXPOS 5TH: Humphrey grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); Torres singled; Torrez out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Torres to second]; Mashore popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn made an out to shortstop; May singled; Edwards
grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [May out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 3.

EXPOS 6TH: Foli lined to right; Bailey singled; Breeden made an
out to second; Singleton singled [Bailey to second]; Woods
walked [Bailey to third, Singleton to second]; Humphrey doubled
[Bailey scored, Singleton scored, Woods scored]; Torres flied
out to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader singled; Alou out on a sacrifice bunt (third
to first) [Rader to second]; Helms made an out to first; WATSON
BATTED FOR REUSS; Watson lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 4, Astros 3.

EXPOS 7TH: GRIFFIN REPLACED WATSON (PITCHING); Torrez made an
out to shortstop; DAY BATTED FOR MASHORE; Day singled; Foli
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Day to second]; Bailey
singled [Day scored]; FAIRLY BATTED FOR BREEDEN; Fairly singled
[Bailey to third]; Singleton grounded out (third to first); 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: DAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); FAIRLY STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Metzger flied out to center; Cedeno homered;
Wynn walked; May flied out to right; Wynn was caught stealing
second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 4.

EXPOS 8TH: Woods grounded out (pitcher to first); Humphrey
singled; Torres out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted)
[Humphrey to second]; FAIREY BATTED FOR TORREZ; Fairey struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: MARSHALL REPLACED FAIREY (PITCHING); BOCCABELLA
REPLACED HUMPHREY (PLAYING C ); Edwards flied out to left; Rader
singled; Alou grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Rader out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 5,
Astros 4.

EXPOS 9TH: Day flied to left in foul territory; Foli flied to
right in foul territory; Bailey singled; Fairly singled [Bailey
to third]; GLADDING REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); MILLER REPLACED
GRIFFIN (PLAYING LF); Singleton was called out on strikes; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Helms walked; FENWICK RAN FOR HELMS; Miller forced
Fenwick (first to shortstop); Metzger singled [Miller to
second]; Marshall threw a wild pitch [Miller to third, Metzger
to second]; Cedeno doubled [Miller scored, Metzger scored]; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            5  12   0    9
 Astros           6  10   0    7


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