San Francisco Giants 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Wednesday, April 11, 1973 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  1    0  1  0  -   4  8  1
SF  N    1  1  0    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   5  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       5   2   2   2       0   2       4   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Edwards c                     4   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
  Howard c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Griffin p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   8   4       4   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
E: Watson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (5,off Willoughby).
HR: Wynn 2 (4,1st inning off Willoughby 0 on 0 out,5th inning off Willoughby
0 on 0 out); Edwards (1,6th inning off Willoughby 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Cedeno (3,off Willoughby).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (2,2nd base off Willoughby/Rader).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   6
Speier ss                     2   1   0   0       2   0       1   3
McCovey 1b                    4   1   1   2       0   0      11   0
Goodson 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   0       1   2
Maddox cf                     3   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
Thomasson lf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader c                       2   0   0   1       0   0       7   0
Willoughby p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matthews lf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   5   6   4       2   0      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Speier-Fuentes-McCovey.

BATTING - 
2B: Bonds (4,off Griffin).
HR: Goodson (1,7th inning off Griffin 0 on 0 out); McCovey (2,9th inning off
Cosgrove 1 on 0 out).
SF: Rader (1,off Griffin).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Speier (1,2nd base off Griffin/Edwards); Maddox (1,2nd base off Griffin/Edwards).
CS: Bonds (1,2nd base by Griffin/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin                       8     5   4   4   2   0   1  30
Cosgrove L(0-1)               0     1   1   1   0   0   1   1
Totals                        8     6   5   5   2   0   2  31

Griffin faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
Cosgrove faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
WP: Griffin 2 (2).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willoughby                    7.1   7   4   4   4   5   3  32
Moffitt W(1-0)                1.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        9     8   4   4   4   7   3  38


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Nick Colosi, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Ed Sudol
Time of Game: 2:13   Attendance: 4133


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Wynn                rf        Bonds               rf
2. Helms               2b        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Speier              ss
4. Watson              lf        McCovey             1b
5. May                 1b        Goodson             3b
6. Rader               3b        Maddox              cf
7. Edwards             c         Thomasson           lf
8. Metzger             ss        Rader               c
9. Griffin             p         Willoughby          p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn homered; Helms made an out to shortstop; Cedeno
doubled; Watson walked; May flied out to center; Rader struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds doubled; Griffin threw a wild pitch [Bonds to
third]; Griffin threw a wild pitch [Bonds scored]; Fuentes
grounded out (pitcher to first); Speier walked; McCovey lined to
right; Speier stole second; Goodson grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Edwards made an out to first; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); Griffin flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 2ND: Maddox singled; Maddox stole second; Thomasson
grounded out (first unassisted) [Maddox to third]; Rader hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Maddox scored]; Willoughby made an out
to third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Helms grounded
out (shortstop to first); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second;
Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Bonds grounded out (third to first); Fuentes
grounded out (shortstop to first); Speier grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: May flied out to left; Rader singled; Edwards
grounded out (second to first) [Rader to second]; Metzger
walked; Griffin flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey made an out to third; Goodson flied out to
center; Maddox singled to left [Maddox to second (error by
Watson)]; Thomasson flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn homered; Helms walked; Cedeno grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Helms out at
second]; Watson grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Rader made an out to catcher; Willoughby grounded
out (third to first); Bonds singled; Bonds was picked off and
caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: May made an out to third; Rader grounded out
(shortstop to first); Edwards homered; Metzger flied out to
center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Fuentes grounded out (second to first); Speier flied
out to left; McCovey grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Griffin struck out; Wynn struck out; Helms grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Goodson homered; Maddox made an out to shortstop;
Thomasson grounded out (second to first); Rader flied out to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno struck out; Watson singled; May singled
[Watson to second]; MOFFITT REPLACED THOMASSON (PITCHING);
MATTHEWS REPLACED WILLOUGHBY (PLAYING LF); Rader flied out to
center; Edwards singled [Watson scored, May to second]; Metzger
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4,
Giants 3.

GIANTS 8TH: HOWARD REPLACED EDWARDS (PLAYING C ); Matthews flied
out to right; Bonds grounded out (shortstop to first); Fuentes
made an out to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Griffin grounded out (second to first); Wynn struck
out; Helms struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Speier walked; COSGROVE REPLACED GRIFFIN (PITCHING);
McCovey homered [Speier scored]; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Giants 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   1    7
 Giants           5   6   0    2


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