Houston Astros 4, Los Angeles Dodgers 3
Regular Season Game 136
Played on Monday, September 11, 1972 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    0  1  1    0  0  1  -   4 11  0
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  1  -   3  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    5   0   1   1       0   1       1   3
Wynn rf                       4   1   3   2       1   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     5   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
May 1b                        4   0   2   0       1   1       6   1
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       0   3
Helms 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       5   2
Howard c                      4   1   1   0       0   1       8   0
Wilson p                      1   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
  Reuss p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   4  11   4       5   5      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: May (25,off Mikkelsen).
3B: Wynn (2,off Downing).
HR: Wynn (22,9th inning off Richert 0 on 0 out).
SH: Wilson (5,off Downing).
GDP: Cedeno (9,off Downing); Howard (5,off Downing).
Team LOB: 10.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Grabarkewitz 2b               4   0   1   1       1   2       3   0
Mota lf                       5   0   2   2       0   0       3   0
Davis cf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Parker 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       8   1
Crawford rf                   2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Valentine ph,rf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Garvey 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   5
Russell ss                    2   1   0   0       2   0       3   4
Yeager c                      4   1   2   0       0   1       5   0
Downing p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mikkelsen p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lefebvre ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Richert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robinson ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wills pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   3       5   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Russell-Parker, Garvey-Parker.

BATTING - 
SH: Downing 2 (5,off Wilson 2).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(12-8)                6.2   6   2   2   3   3   0  29
Reuss SV(1)                   2.1   1   1   1   2   4   0  10
Totals                        9     7   3   3   5   7   0  39


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Downing L(8-8)                5.2   9   3   3   4   1   0  28
Mikkelsen                     1.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Richert                       2     1   1   1   0   3   1   7
Totals                        9    11   4   4   5   5   1  41


Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 10703


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        Crawford            rf
6. Rader               3b        Garvey              3b
7. Helms               2b        Russell             ss
8. Howard              c         Yeager              c
9. Wilson              p         Downing             p

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

DODGERS 1ST: Grabarkewitz grounded out (catcher unassisted);
Mota made an out to shortstop; Davis grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May singled to right; Watson flied out to center;
Rader grounded out (third to first) [May to second]; Helms
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Parker grounded out (second to first); Crawford
struck out; Garvey grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard singled to first; Wilson out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Howard to second]; Metzger grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Howard to third]; Wynn tripled to center
[Howard scored]; Cedeno flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Russell walked; Yeager forced Russell (shortstop to
second); Downing out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Yeager to second]; Grabarkewitz walked; Mota forced
Grabarkewitz (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May grounded out (third to first); Watson walked;
Rader forced Watson (third to second); Helms forced Rader (third
to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Davis made an out to second; Parker flied out to
left; Crawford walked; Garvey singled to shortstop [Crawford to
second]; Russell flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Howard was called out on strikes; Wilson walked;
Metzger lined to left; Wynn walked [Wilson to second]; Cedeno
singled to center [Wilson scored, Wynn to third]; May walked
[Cedeno to second]; Watson forced Cedeno (third unassisted); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Yeager singled to center; Downing out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Yeager to second];
Grabarkewitz struck out; Mota grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader singled to left; Helms singled to right [Rader
to second]; Howard grounded into a double play (third to first)
[Helms to second, Rader out at third]; Wilson singled to second
[Helms to third]; Metzger singled to second [Helms scored,
Wilson to second]; MIKKELSEN REPLACED DOWNING (PITCHING); Wynn
flied out to center; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Davis grounded out (first to pitcher); Parker
struck out; Crawford lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); May
doubled to left; Watson struck out; Rader walked; Helms flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 7TH: Garvey flied out to left; Russell grounded out
(third to first); Yeager singled to center; LEFEBVRE BATTED FOR
MIKKELSEN; Lefebvre singled to shortstop [Yeager to second];
Grabarkewitz singled to center [Yeager scored, Lefebvre to
second]; Mota singled to center [Lefebvre scored, Grabarkewitz
to second]; REUSS REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Davis struck out;
2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 8TH: RICHERT REPLACED LEFEBVRE (PITCHING); Howard made an
out to shortstop; Reuss lined to shortstop; Metzger struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 8TH: Parker grounded out (third to first); VALENTINE
BATTED FOR CRAWFORD; Valentine flied out to center; Garvey
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 9TH: VALENTINE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Wynn homered;
Cedeno struck out; May was called out on strikes; Watson
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 9TH: Russell walked; Yeager was called out on strikes;
ROBINSON BATTED FOR RICHERT; Robinson walked [Russell to
second]; WILLS RAN FOR ROBINSON; Grabarkewitz struck out; Mota
singled to center [Russell scored, Wills to second]; Davis lined
to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Dodgers 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  11   0   10
 Dodgers          3   7   0    9


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