Los Angeles Dodgers 4, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Saturday, September 9, 1972 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  1
LA  N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   4  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   1       3   2
Wynn rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Howard c                      2   0   0   0       1   1       4   1
Reuss p                       1   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Alou ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   0   3   0       4   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Metzger-May.
E: Howard (6).

BATTING - 
GDP: Wynn (7,off Osteen); Metzger (6,off Osteen); May (11,off Osteen).
Team LOB: 4.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grabarkewitz 2b               4   0   1   0       0   1       3   4
Mota lf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Davis cf                      3   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
Parker 1b                     3   1   0   0       1   0      13   0
Robinson rf                   3   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
Garvey 3b                     4   1   2   3       0   0       0   3
  Wills 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Russell ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   7
Yeager c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Osteen p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       31   4   8   3       4   4      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Garvey-Grabarkewitz-Parker, Russell-Grabarkewitz-Parker, Wills-Grabarkewitz-Parker.

BATTING - 
HR: Garvey (9,8th inning off Ray 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Garvey (8,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Davis (19,3rd base off Reuss/Howard); Parker (2,2nd base off Reuss/Howard).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss L(9-12)                 5.1   5   3   0   3   4   0  23
York                          1.2   2   0   0   1   0   0   8
Ray                           1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        8     8   4   1   4   4   1  35

WP: York (3).
BK: Reuss (2).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen W(16-10)               9     3   0   0   4   4   0  31


Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Stan Landes
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 17138


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger walked; Wynn grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Metzger out at second]; Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Grabarkewitz flied out to left; Mota singled to
right; Reuss balked [Mota to second]; Davis singled to center
[Mota to third]; Parker reached on a fielder's choice [Mota
scored (error by Howard; assist by Reuss) (unearned), Davis to
second]; Davis stole third and Parker stole second; Robinson was
called out on strikes; Garvey singled to center [Davis scored
(unearned), Parker scored (unearned)]; Russell flied out to
right; 3 R (0 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 2ND: May grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
singled to left; Rader singled to center [Watson to second];
Helms grounded out (shortstop to first) [Watson to third, Rader
to second]; Howard walked; Reuss struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 2ND: Yeager struck out; Osteen was called out on
strikes; Grabarkewitz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Wynn
singled to shortstop; Cedeno struck out; May lined to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 3RD: Mota grounded out (second to first); Davis lined to
center; Parker flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
flied out to right; Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 4TH: Robinson singled to center; Garvey grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Robinson out at
second]; Russell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Howard struck out; Reuss walked; Metzger grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Reuss out at
second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 5TH: Yeager singled to shortstop; On a bunt Osteen
forced Yeager (third to shortstop); Grabarkewitz struck out;
Mota grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno lined
to right; May flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Davis walked; Davis was picked off first (catcher
to first); Parker walked; Robinson walked [Parker to second];
YORK REPLACED REUSS (PITCHING); York threw a wild pitch [Parker
to third, Robinson to second]; Garvey flied out to left; Russell
walked; Yeager forced Robinson (third unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson flied to right in foul territory; Rader
grounded out (second to first); Helms grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 7TH: Osteen grounded out (pitcher to first);
Grabarkewitz singled to right; Mota flied out to right; Davis
singled to right [Grabarkewitz to second]; Parker flied out to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Howard grounded out (third to first); ALOU BATTED
FOR YORK; Alou lined to left; Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 8TH: RAY REPLACED ALOU (PITCHING); Robinson grounded out
(third to first); Garvey homered; Russell flied out to right;
Yeager made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 9TH: WILLS REPLACED GARVEY (PLAYING 3B); Wynn flied out
to center; Cedeno walked; May grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Cedeno out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   3   1    4
 Dodgers          4   8   0    7


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