Houston Astros 7, Los Angeles Dodgers 2
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Wednesday, April 18, 1973 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  1    2  0  4    0  0  0  -   7 12  2
LA  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee lf                       6   0   3   0       0   0       3   0
Torres ss,2b                  4   1   0   0       1   1       3   3
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Wynn rf                       4   1   0   0       1   2       0   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   2   3       2   1      11   0
Rader 3b                      5   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Helms 2b                      2   1   1   0       2   1       1   2
  Metzger ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Howard c                      4   1   1   1       1   0       8   0
Reuss p                       5   1   2   1       0   2       0   1
Totals                       38   7  12   6       8   9      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Helms (2), Metzger (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (8,off Rau).
GDP: Torres (1,off John).
Team LOB: 12.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Russell ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Buckner 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
Davis cf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Ferguson c                    4   0   1   1       0   0       9   0
Garvey lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Paciorek rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cey 3b                        4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Lacy 2b                       2   0   0   0       1   1       2   4
John p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Rau p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopes ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Richert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   2   4   1       1   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Russell-Lacy-Buckner.
E: Paciorek (1).
PB: Ferguson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Russell (3,off Reuss); Ferguson (4,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss W(2-0)                  9     4   2   1   1   7   0  34


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
John L(2-1)                   3     7   3   3   3   3   0  18
Rau                           2.2   5   4   4   3   2   0  16
Hough                         2.1   0   0   0   2   4   0   9
Richert                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    12   7   7   8   9   0  46

John faced 3 batters in the 4th inning

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:35   Attendance: 13733


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Agee                lf        Russell             ss
2. Torres              ss        Buckner             1b
3. Cedeno              cf        Davis               cf
4. Wynn                rf        Ferguson            c
5. Watson              1b        Garvey              lf
6. Rader               3b        Paciorek            rf
7. Helms               2b        Cey                 3b
8. Howard              c         Lacy                2b
9. Reuss               p         John                p

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

DODGERS 1ST: Russell doubled to center; Buckner popped to
shortstop; Davis grounded out (shortstop to first) [Russell to
third]; Ferguson reached on an error by Helms [Russell scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Ferguson to first]; Garvey grounded out
(second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Wynn struck out; Watson singled to center; Rader
singled to left [Watson to second]; Ferguson allowed a passed
ball [Watson to third, Rader to second]; Helms was called out on
strikes; Howard grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 2ND: Paciorek struck out; Cey was called out on strikes;
Lacy grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Reuss singled to center; Agee singled to left [Reuss
to second]; Torres grounded out (third to first) [Reuss to
third, Agee to second]; Cedeno walked; Wynn struck out; Watson
walked [Reuss scored, Agee to third, Cedeno to second]; Rader
flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 3RD: John was called out on strikes; Russell flied out
to left; Buckner flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Helms walked; Howard singled to right [Helms scored
(error by Paciorek) (no RBI), Howard to second]; Reuss singled
to left [Howard scored]; RAU REPLACED JOHN (PITCHING); Agee
singled to left [Reuss to second]; Torres flied out to center;
Cedeno flied out to right; Wynn forced Agee (shortstop to
second); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 4TH: Davis lined to first; Ferguson lined to second;
Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson struck out; Rader flied out to left; Helms
singled to right; Howard grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 5TH: Paciorek popped to first; Cey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Lacy walked; Rau was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Reuss struck out; Agee grounded out (third to
first); Torres walked; Cedeno doubled to left [Torres to third];
Wynn walked; Watson singled to left [Torres scored, Cedeno
scored, Wynn to second]; Rader singled to left [Wynn scored,
Watson to second]; Helms walked [Watson to third, Rader to
second]; HOUGH REPLACED RAU (PITCHING); Howard walked [Watson
scored, Rader to third, Helms to second]; Reuss was called out
on strikes; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 6TH: METZGER REPLACED HELMS (PLAYING SS); TORRES CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Russell singled to left; Buckner reached
on an error by Metzger [Russell to second, Buckner to first];
Davis struck out; Ferguson made an out to first; Garvey made an
out to first; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Agee grounded out (third to first); Torres struck
out; Cedeno was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Paciorek flied out to center; Cey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Lacy struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn flied out to left; Watson walked; Rader was
called out on strikes; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 8TH: LOPES BATTED FOR HOUGH; Lopes was called out on
strikes; Russell flied out to left; Buckner popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 9TH: RICHERT REPLACED LOPES (PITCHING); Howard grounded
out (third to first); Reuss grounded out (pitcher to first);
Agee flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers
1.

DODGERS 9TH: Davis singled to center; Ferguson doubled to center
[Davis scored]; Garvey popped to second; Paciorek grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Ferguson to third]; Cey made an out to
catcher; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  12   2   12
 Dodgers          2   4   1    5


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