Houston Astros 3, San Francisco Giants 1
Regular Season Game 39
Played on Friday, May 18, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  0
HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  8  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       4   6
Speier ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
McCovey 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       8   2
  Thomasson pr,1b             0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Maddox cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Goodson 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Matthews lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Rader c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
  Arnold ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Willoughby p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Kingman ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McDowell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   1   7   1       0   2      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Speier-Fuentes-McCovey, Speier-Fuentes-McCovey, Speier-Fuentes-McCovey,
Fuentes-Speier-McCovey.

BATTING - 
2B: Matthews (6,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   0   2   0       1   1       2   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson lf                     2   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
May 1b                        4   1   0   0       0   1      13   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   1       2   5
Edwards c                     2   0   1   1       1   0       4   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Totals                       29   3   8   3       4   4      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Rader (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Helms (6,off Willoughby).
GDP: Cedeno (7,off Willoughby); May 2 (7,off Willoughby 2).
IBB: Wynn (2,by Willoughby).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Willoughby L(3-3)             6     7   3   3   4   0   0  26
McDowell                      2     1   0   0   0   4   0   7
Totals                        8     8   3   3   4   4   0  33

IBB: Willoughby (2,Wynn).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(4-1)                9     7   1   1   0   2   0  35


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:05   Attendance: 35169


Starting Lineups:

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

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds flied out to center; Fuentes popped to catcher
in foul territory; Speier struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

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

GIANTS 2ND: McCovey grounded out (shortstop to first); Maddox
lined to shortstop; Goodson lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; May grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Watson out at second]; Rader
singled; Edwards grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Matthews doubled; Rader singled [Matthews to third];
Willoughby struck out; Bonds singled [Matthews scored, Rader to
second]; Fuentes forced Bonds (shortstop to second); Speier
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Helms flied out to center; Roberts lined to right;
Wynn singled; Metzger forced Wynn (first to shortstop); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: McCovey grounded out (first to pitcher); Maddox
grounded out (third to first); Goodson grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; Watson
walked; May reached on a fielder's choice [Watson to second];
Rader singled [Watson scored, May to second]; Edwards singled
[May scored, Rader to second]; Helms doubled [Rader scored,
Edwards to third]; Roberts grounded out (first unassisted); Wynn
was walked intentionally; Metzger grounded out (first to
pitcher); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 5TH: Matthews made an out to first; Rader made an out to
third; Willoughby singled; Bonds reached on an error by Rader
[Willoughby to second, Bonds to first]; Fuentes singled
[Willoughby to third, Bonds to second]; Speier grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno made an out to third; Watson singled; May
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Watson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros
3.

GIANTS 6TH: McCovey flied out to left; Maddox grounded out
(shortstop to first); Goodson singled; Matthews flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Edwards walked;
Helms lined into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Edwards out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros
3.

GIANTS 7TH: Rader popped to catcher in foul territory; KINGMAN
BATTED FOR WILLOUGHBY; Kingman grounded out (third to first);
Bonds lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: MCDOWELL REPLACED KINGMAN (PITCHING); Roberts struck
out; Wynn struck out; Metzger singled; Cedeno popped to catcher
in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 8TH: Fuentes grounded out (second to first); Speier
grounded out (pitcher to first); McCovey singled; THOMASSON RAN
FOR MCCOVEY; Maddox grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: THOMASSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Watson flied
out to center; May struck out (catcher to first); Rader struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Goodson flied out to right; Matthews grounded out
(third to first); ARNOLD BATTED FOR RADER; Arnold grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           1   7   0    7
 Astros           3   8   1    6


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