Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 3
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Saturday, April 28, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    1  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  0  -   3 11  4
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    5  0  x  -   5  5  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 3b                       3   2   2   0       2   0       1   3
Foli ss                       2   0   0   1       0   0       0   3
Jorgensen 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   0      10   0
  Breeden ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Fairly lf                     3   0   2   1       1   1       1   0
  Woods ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Singleton rf                  4   0   3   1       1   0       3   0
Boccabella c                  5   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Roque cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Day ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Frias 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   2
Renko p                       3   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
  Bailey ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Strohmayer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3  11   3       6   4      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Hunt 2 (3), Foli 2 (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Renko (1,off Forsch).
SH: Foli 2 (5,off Forsch 2).
SF: Foli (1,off Forsch).
GDP: Boccabella (2,off Forsch).
IBB: Hunt (1,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 13.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   1   1   3       1   0       5   0
Torres ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Agee lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Edwards c                     3   1   1   0       0   0       4   1
Helms 2b                      3   1   0   0       0   0       3   2
Forsch p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher ph                1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   5   5   4       1   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Torres-May.

BATTING - 
HR: Rader (5,7th inning off Renko 0 on 2 out); Wynn (7,7th inning off Renko
2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (8,2nd base off Renko/Boccabella).
CS: Wynn (3,2nd base by Renko/Boccabella).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Renko L(1-2)                  7     5   5   1   1   2   2  29
Strohmayer                    1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     5   5   1   1   3   2  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        6.2   9   3   3   4   3   0  32
Gladding W(2-0)               0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Cosgrove                      0.2   0   0   0   2   0   0   4
Crawford                      0.2   2   0   0   0   1   0   4
York SV(4)                    0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    11   3   3   6   4   0  43

WP: Forsch (2).
IBB: Forsch (1,Hunt).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 22165


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                3b        Wynn                rf
2. Foli                ss        Torres              ss
3. Jorgensen           1b        Cedeno              cf
4. Fairly              lf        Watson              lf
5. Singleton           rf        May                 1b
6. Boccabella          c         Rader               3b
7. Roque               cf        Edwards             c
8. Frias               2b        Helms               2b
9. Renko               p         Forsch              p

EXPOS 1ST: Hunt singled; Foli out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher
to second) [Hunt to second]; Forsch threw a wild pitch [Hunt to
third]; Jorgensen walked; Fairly struck out; Singleton singled
[Hunt scored, Jorgensen to third]; Boccabella struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn grounded out (second to first); Torres struck
out; Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second; Watson flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Roque grounded out (pitcher to first); Frias grounded
out (shortstop to first); Renko singled; Hunt grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May made an out to first; Rader struck out; Edwards
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Foli flied out to center; Jorgensen grounded out
(second to first); Fairly walked; Singleton singled [Fairly to
second]; Boccabella lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Helms grounded out (shortstop to first); Forsch
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn walked; Wynn was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Roque grounded out (shortstop to first); Frias
singled; Renko doubled [Frias to third]; Hunt was walked
intentionally; Foli hit a sacrifice fly to right [Frias scored];
Jorgensen flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Torres reached on an error by Hunt [Torres to
first]; Cedeno flied out to left; Watson popped to first in foul
territory; May reached on an error by Hunt [Torres to second,
May to first]; Rader lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Fairly singled; Singleton flied to left in foul
territory; Boccabella grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Fairly out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards flied out to right; Helms made an out to
second; Forsch grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 6TH: Roque struck out; Frias flied out to right; Renko
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn flied out to center; Torres grounded out (third
to first); Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 0.

EXPOS 7TH: Hunt singled; Foli out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Hunt to second]; Jorgensen flied out to right;
Fairly singled [Hunt scored]; Singleton walked [Fairly to
second]; GLADDING REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Boccabella flied
out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson flied out to right; May made an out to
pitcher; Rader homered; Edwards singled; Helms reached on an
error by Foli [Edwards to second]; GALLAGHER BATTED FOR
GLADDING; Gallagher singled [Edwards scored (error by Foli)
(unearned) (no RBI), Helms to third]; Wynn homered (unearned)
[Helms scored (unearned), Gallagher scored (unearned)]; Torres
grounded out (third to first); 5 R (1 ER), 4 H, 2 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 5.

EXPOS 8TH: COSGROVE REPLACED GALLAGHER (PITCHING); Roque flied
out to right; Frias grounded out (third to first); BAILEY BATTED
FOR RENKO; Bailey walked; Hunt walked [Bailey to second];
CRAWFORD REPLACED COSGROVE (PITCHING); Foli flied out to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: STROHMAYER REPLACED BAILEY (PITCHING); Cedeno struck
out; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); May grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

EXPOS 9TH: AGEE REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); BREEDEN BATTED FOR
JORGENSEN; Breeden struck out; WOODS BATTED FOR FAIRLY; Woods
singled; Singleton singled [Woods to second]; YORK REPLACED
CRAWFORD (PITCHING); Boccabella made an out to second; DAY
BATTED FOR ROQUE; Day grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            3  11   4   13
 Astros           5   5   0    3


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