Houston Astros 6, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 71
Played on Saturday, June 23, 1973 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  3    0  0  1    0  0  2  -   6 15  0
SF  N    0  0  2    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
Metzger ss                    5   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cedeno cf                     4   2   2   1       0   1       5   0
Watson lf                     5   1   3   1       0   2       3   0
May 1b                        2   0   0   0       2   1       4   0
  Batista 1b                  1   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      5   0   1   1       0   3       0   1
Helms 2b                      5   1   4   2       0   0       2   4
Jutze c                       5   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Reuss p                       2   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
  Ray p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   6  15   6       4   8      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Jutze (2,off Bryant).
HBP: Cedeno (2,by Willoughby).
GDP: May (9,off Bryant); Metzger (4,off Willoughby); Jutze 2 (5,off Moffitt,off
Sosa).
IBB: May (1,by Bryant).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (23,2nd base off Willoughby/Rader).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Fuentes 2b                    5   0   2   2       0   0       4   5
Maddox cf                     3   0   1   1       1   0       2   0
Goodson 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Speier ss                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   5
Kingman 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3      11   0
Howarth lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
  McCovey ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sadek c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bryant p                      2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Willoughby p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arnold ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomasson lf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3   9   3       2   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Speier-Fuentes-Kingman, Speier-Fuentes-Kingman, Speier-Fuentes-Kingman,
Speier-Fuentes-Kingman.
E: Speier (15).

BATTING - 
2B: Fuentes (14,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss W(9-5)                  6.2   8   3   3   1   5   0  29
Ray SV(5)                     2.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   9
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   6   0  38

WP: Reuss 2 (6).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bryant L(11-5)                5.1   8   4   4   4   5   0  28
Willoughby                    1.2   0   0   0   0   3   0   5
Moffitt                       1.1   6   2   2   0   0   0   9
Sosa                          0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    15   6   6   4   8   0  44

HBP: Willoughby (1,Cedeno).
IBB: Bryant (4,May).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Satch Davidson, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:47   Attendance: 13451


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Wynn                rf        Bonds               rf
2. Metzger             ss        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Maddox              cf
4. Watson              lf        Goodson             3b
5. May                 1b        Speier              ss
6. Rader               3b        Kingman             1b
7. Helms               2b        Howarth             lf
8. Jutze               c         Rader               c
9. Reuss               p         Bryant              p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
grounded out (third to first); Cedeno popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds flied out to center; Fuentes flied out to
right; Maddox made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson struck out; May walked; Rader struck out;
Helms reached on an error by Speier [May to second, Helms to
first]; Jutze flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Goodson grounded out (second to first); Speier
grounded out (third to first); Kingman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Reuss walked; Wynn singled to left [Reuss to
second]; Metzger forced Reuss (catcher to third) [Wynn to
second]; Cedeno singled to right [Wynn scored, Metzger to
second]; Watson singled to center [Metzger scored, Cedeno to
third, Watson to second (on throw)]; May was walked
intentionally; Rader struck out; Helms singled to shortstop
[Cedeno scored, Watson to third, May to second]; Jutze grounded
out (third to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Howarth grounded out (second to first); Rader
singled to right; Bryant forced Rader (second to shortstop);
Bonds walked [Bryant to second]; Fuentes singled to third
[Bryant scored, Bonds to third]; Maddox singled to center [Bonds
scored, Fuentes to second]; Reuss threw a wild pitch [Fuentes to
third, Maddox to second]; Goodson flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Reuss was called out on strikes; Wynn flied out to
center; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Speier made an out to second; Kingman was called out
on strikes; Howarth singled to left; Rader grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno was called out on strikes; Watson singled to
left; May grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Watson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: Bryant singled to right; Bonds flied out to right;
Fuentes flied out to center; Maddox flied out to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Helms singled
to right; Jutze doubled to left [Helms to third]; Reuss singled
to center [Helms scored, Jutze to third]; Wynn walked [Reuss to
second]; WILLOUGHBY REPLACED BRYANT (PITCHING); Metzger grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Wynn out at
second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 6TH: Goodson struck out; Speier singled to left; Kingman
struck out; Howarth struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Giants 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno was hit by a pitch; Cedeno stole second;
Watson struck out; May struck out; Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 7TH: BATISTA REPLACED MAY (PLAYING 1B); Rader popped to
first in foul territory; ARNOLD BATTED FOR WILLOUGHBY; Arnold
singled to second; Reuss threw a wild pitch [Arnold to second];
Bonds flied out to right [Arnold to third]; Fuentes doubled to
right [Arnold scored]; RAY REPLACED REUSS (PITCHING); Maddox
walked; Goodson flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MOFFITT REPLACED ARNOLD (PITCHING); Helms singled to
left; Jutze grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Helms out at second]; Ray singled to left; Wynn flied
out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

GIANTS 8TH: Speier singled to left; Kingman flied out to left;
Howarth made an out to second; MCCOVEY BATTED FOR RADER; McCovey
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: SADEK REPLACED MCCOVEY (PLAYING C ); Metzger
grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno singled to left; Watson
singled to center [Cedeno to second]; Batista singled to right
[Cedeno to third, Watson to second]; Rader singled to right
[Cedeno scored, Watson to third, Batista to second]; SOSA
REPLACED HOWARTH (PITCHING); THOMASSON REPLACED MOFFITT (PLAYING
LF); Helms singled to left [Watson scored, Batista to third,
Rader to second]; Jutze grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Helms out at second]; 2 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Thomasson flied out to center; Bonds was called out
on strikes; Fuentes flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  15   0   11
 Giants           3   9   1    8


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