Houston Astros 3, St. Louis Cardinals 2
Regular Season Game 64
Played on Friday, June 15, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

STL N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  0  -   2  9  2
HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   3  9  0
St. Louis Cardinals          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dwyer lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stein ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Sizemore 2b                   4   1   2   0       1   0       3   0
Torre 1b                      3   1   3   2       1   0       6   0
Simmons c                     4   0   0   0       0   0       6   2
Melendez cf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Reitz 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       1   2
J. Cruz rf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Tyson ss                      2   0   0   0       1   0       2   4
  McCarver ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Foster p                      3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Carbo ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Brock pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   9   2       4   3      24   9

FIELDING - 
E: Simmons (5), Melendez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Torre (6,off Roberts); Melendez (6,off Roberts); J. Cruz (12,off Roberts);
Sizemore (8,off Roberts).
HR: Torre (4,5th inning off Roberts 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Dwyer (1,off Roberts); Simmons (16,off Roberts).
IBB: Tyson (2,by Roberts); Torre (8,by Roberts).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brock (15,2nd base off Crawford/Watson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Agee lf                       4   1   2   2       0   1       3   0
Wynn rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Watson c                      4   1   1   1       0   2       3   0
May 1b                        4   0   3   0       0   0      12   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Helms 2b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       4   3
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   3
Roberts p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Ray 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   0
Totals                       30   3   9   3       2   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Helms-May, Metzger-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
HR: Agee (3,3rd inning off Foster 1 on 1 out); Watson (6,8th inning off Foster
0 on 2 out).
SH: Roberts (5,off Foster).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (21,2nd base off Foster/Simmons).
CS: Cedeno (4,2nd base by Foster/Simmons); Wynn (7,3rd base by Foster/Simmons).

PITCHING
St. Louis Cardinals          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Foster L(4-4)                 8     9   3   3   2   6   2  33


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(7-3)                8     8   2   2   4   2   1  34
Ray                           0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Crawford                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
York SV(6)                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     9   2   2   4   3   1  38

IBB: Roberts 2 (3,Tyson,Torre).

Umpires: HP - Art Williams, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - Doug Harvey, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 17186


Starting Lineups:

   St. Louis Cardinals           Houston Astros           
1. Dwyer               lf        Agee                lf
2. Sizemore            2b        Wynn                rf
3. Torre               1b        Cedeno              cf
4. Simmons             c         Watson              c
5. Melendez            cf        May                 1b
6. Reitz               3b        Rader               3b
7. J. Cruz             rf        Helms               2b
8. Tyson               ss        Metzger             ss
9. Foster              p         Roberts             p

CARDINALS 1ST: Dwyer grounded out (pitcher to first); Sizemore
flied out to center; Torre doubled to left; Simmons lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Agee struck out; Wynn flied out to center; Cedeno
singled to right; Cedeno stole second [Cedeno to third (error by
Simmons)]; Watson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 2ND: Melendez lined to shortstop; Reitz walked; J.
Cruz flied out to right; Tyson grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May grounded out (third to first); Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); Helms flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

CARDINALS 3RD: Foster popped to second; Dwyer grounded out
(third to first); Sizemore singled to third; Torre singled to
center [Sizemore to second]; Simmons popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger singled to center; Roberts out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Metzger to second]; Agee
homered [Metzger scored]; Wynn struck out; Cedeno walked; Cedeno
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 4TH: Melendez doubled to left; Reitz flied out to
left; J. Cruz struck out; Tyson grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson flied out to center; May singled to center;
Rader struck out; Helms walked [May to second]; Metzger grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 0, Astros
2.

CARDINALS 5TH: Foster singled to right; Dwyer grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Foster out at
second]; Sizemore walked; Torre homered [Sizemore scored];
Simmons grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Roberts popped to first in foul territory; Agee
singled to center [Agee to second (error by Melendez)]; Wynn
flied out to center [Agee to third]; Cedeno was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 6TH: Melendez lined to second; Reitz grounded out
(third to first); J. Cruz doubled to right; Tyson was walked
intentionally; Foster grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson was called out on strikes; May singled to
center; Rader flied out to center; Helms forced May (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 7TH: Dwyer flied out to left; Sizemore doubled to
left; Torre was walked intentionally; Simmons grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Torre out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger popped to shortstop; Roberts lined to
shortstop; Agee grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

CARDINALS 8TH: Melendez grounded out (third to first); Reitz
struck out; J. Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn singled to left; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Wynn to second]; Wynn was caught stealing third
(catcher to third); Watson homered; May singled to left; Rader
flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 3.

CARDINALS 9TH: RAY REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); MCCARVER BATTED
FOR TYSON; McCarver flied out to left; CARBO BATTED FOR FOSTER;
Carbo singled to right; BROCK RAN FOR CARBO; CRAWFORD REPLACED
RAY (PITCHING); STEIN BATTED FOR DWYER; Brock stole second;
Stein was called out on strikes; YORK REPLACED CRAWFORD
(PITCHING); Sizemore grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Cardinals 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Cardinals        2   9   2    9
 Astros           3   9   0    6


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