San Francisco Giants 9, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 7
Played on Thursday, April 12, 1973 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  7  1
SF  N    0  0  0    8  0  1    0  0  x  -   9 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
May 1b                        4   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   1
Edwards c                     4   0   2   2       0   1       6   0
  Torres pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Forsch p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Crawford p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       2   7      24   4

FIELDING - 
E: Rader (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Edwards (1,off Bradley).
Team LOB: 6.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   2   3   1       0   0       0   0
  Matthews rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Fuentes 2b                    5   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Speier ss                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   1
McCovey 1b                    3   2   2   4       0   1       5   0
  Kingman 1b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Goodson 3b                    4   0   2   1       0   1       1   4
Maddox cf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Thomasson lf                  4   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
Rader c                       4   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
Bradley p                     4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       39   9  14   8       1   6      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Maddox (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Goodson (2,off Forsch); Rader (2,off Forsch); Bonds (5,off Forsch).
3B: Maddox (1,off Crawford).
HR: McCovey 2 (4,4th inning off Forsch 0 on 0 out,4th inning off Crawford 2
on 2 out); Thomasson (1,4th inning off Forsch 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bonds (1,3rd base off Cosgrove/Edwards); Fuentes (2,2nd base off Cosgrove/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch L(1-1)                 3.1   8   6   6   0   2   2  19
Crawford                      1.2   2   2   2   1   2   1   8
Cosgrove                      1     3   1   1   0   1   0   6
Gladding                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
York                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8    14   9   9   1   6   3  40

WP: Crawford (1).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bradley W(1-1)                9     7   3   2   2   7   0  36


Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 3704


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. Forsch              p         Bradley             p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Helms struck
out; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds made an out to second; Fuentes grounded out
(first to pitcher); Speier reached on an error by Rader [Speier
to first]; McCovey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled; May singled [Watson to third (error
by Maddox), May to second]; Rader made an out to first; Edwards
singled [Watson scored, May to third]; Metzger forced Edwards
(second to shortstop) [May scored (unearned)]; Forsch flied out
to left; 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Goodson doubled; Maddox flied out to right;
Thomasson lined to shortstop; Rader grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn lined to third; Helms flied out to center;
Cedeno made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Giants 0.

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

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); May made an
out to first; Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey homered; Goodson grounded out (second to
first); Maddox singled; Thomasson homered [Maddox scored]; Rader
doubled; Bradley singled to pitcher [Rader stayed at second];
Bonds doubled [Rader scored, Bradley to third]; CRAWFORD
REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Crawford threw a wild pitch [Bradley
scored, Bonds to third]; Fuentes flied out to left; Speier
walked; McCovey homered [Bonds scored, Speier scored]; Goodson
struck out; 8 R, 7 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 8.

ASTROS 5TH: KINGMAN REPLACED MCCOVEY (PLAYING 1B); Edwards was
called out on strikes; Metzger made an out to second; Crawford
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 8.

GIANTS 5TH: Maddox tripled; Thomasson made an out to second;
Rader made an out to third; Bradley struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn grounded out (second to shortstop to first);
Helms singled; Cedeno made an out to first; Watson walked [Helms
to second]; May flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 8.

GIANTS 6TH: COSGROVE REPLACED CRAWFORD (PITCHING); Bonds
singled; Fuentes singled [Bonds to second]; Bonds stole third
and Fuentes stole second; Speier made an out to shortstop;
Kingman struck out; Goodson singled [Bonds scored, Fuentes to
third]; Maddox flied out to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Giants 9.

ASTROS 7TH: MATTHEWS REPLACED BONDS (PLAYING RF); Rader singled;
Edwards flied out to center; Metzger singled [Rader to second];
MILLER BATTED FOR COSGROVE; Miller struck out; Wynn forced
Metzger (second unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 9.

GIANTS 7TH: GLADDING REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Thomasson flied
out to center; Rader flied out to right; Bradley flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 9.

ASTROS 8TH: Helms flied out to right; Cedeno struck out; Watson
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Giants 9.

GIANTS 8TH: YORK REPLACED GLADDING (PITCHING); Matthews struck
out; Fuentes flied out to left; Speier singled; Kingman flied
out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 9.

ASTROS 9TH: May struck out; Rader walked; Edwards doubled [Rader
scored]; TORRES RAN FOR EDWARDS; Metzger grounded out (first
unassisted); GALLAGHER BATTED FOR YORK; Gallagher struck out; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   1    6
 Giants           9  14   1    7


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