Houston Astros 8, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 73
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Sunday, June 24, 1973 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    2  1  4  -   8 16  0
SF  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       5   1   1   0       0   2       3   0
Metzger ss                    5   1   3   1       0   0       2   3
Cedeno cf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Watson lf                     3   0   2   3       2   0       2   0
  Agee pr,lf                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
  Batista 1b                  1   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      4   2   3   3       1   0       2   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   2   1       1   0       0   2
Jutze c                       4   1   2   0       0   0       8   1
Richard p                     3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
  York p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       40   8  16   8       4   9      27   8

BATTING - 
2B: Jutze 2 (4,off Carrithers 2); Metzger (6,off Carrithers); Rader (10,off
Sosa); Helms (13,off Marichal).
HR: Rader (9,8th inning off Sosa 0 on 0 out).
SH: Jutze (1,off Sosa).
GDP: Helms (3,off Carrithers); Jutze (6,off Carrithers).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (26,2nd base off Carrithers/Rader,2nd base off Sosa/Sadek).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      4   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   0   1       0   2       4   5
Maddox cf                     3   1   2   0       1   0       0   0
Goodson 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Matthews lf                   4   1   2   1       0   1       0   0
Speier ss                     3   0   1   1       1   1       0   1
Kingman 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Rader c                       2   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
  Arnold ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sadek c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Carrithers p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
  McCovey ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marichal p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blanco ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   7   3       5   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Carrithers-Fuentes-Kingman, Goodson-Fuentes-Kingman.
E: Goodson (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Matthews (10,off York).
SF: Fuentes (3,off Richard).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bonds (23,2nd base off Richard/Jutze).
CS: Maddox (7,2nd base by Richard/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(1-0)                6     4   1   1   3   6   0  24
York                          1.2   3   2   2   1   1   0   9
Upshaw                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Crawford SV(5)                1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   3   3   5   8   0  38

WP: Richard (1), York (3).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carrithers L(1-1)             7     9   3   3   4   7   0  32
Sosa                          1.1   6   5   5   0   1   1  10
Marichal                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    16   8   8   4   9   1  45

WP: Carrithers (2), Sosa 2 (4).

Umpires: HP - Augie Donatelli, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Satch Davidson
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 26905


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        Matthews            lf
6. Rader               3b        Speier              ss
7. Helms               2b        Kingman             1b
8. Jutze               c         Rader               c
9. Richard             p         Carrithers          p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn made an out to third; Metzger grounded out
(second to pitcher); Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds singled; Bonds stole second; Richard threw a
wild pitch [Bonds to third]; Fuentes hit a sacrifice fly to left
[Bonds scored]; Maddox singled; Maddox was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Goodson grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson walked; May lined to third [Watson to second
(error by Goodson)]; Rader walked; Helms grounded into a double
play (pitcher to second to first) [Rader out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 1.

GIANTS 2ND: Matthews struck out; Speier walked; Kingman flied
out to right; Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Jutze doubled; Richard struck out; Wynn singled
[Jutze stayed at second]; Metzger singled [Jutze to third, Wynn
to second]; Cedeno forced Jutze (third to catcher) [Wynn to
third, Metzger to second]; Watson walked [Wynn scored, Metzger
to third, Cedeno to second]; May was called out on strikes; 1 R,
3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 3RD: Carrithers struck out; Bonds walked; Fuentes was
called out on strikes; Maddox grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader made an out to second; Helms walked; Jutze
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Helms
out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Goodson struck out; Matthews singled; Speier flied
out to right; Kingman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard struck out; Wynn struck out; Metzger
doubled; Cedeno flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Rader made an out to shortstop; Carrithers singled;
Bonds flied out to center; Fuentes struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson flied out to right; May struck out; Rader
singled; Helms grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Maddox walked; Goodson popped to third in foul
territory; Matthews flied out to right; Speier struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Jutze doubled; Carrithers threw a wild pitch [Jutze
to third]; On a bunt Richard struck out; Wynn made an out to
second; Metzger singled [Jutze scored]; Cedeno singled [Metzger
to third]; Cedeno stole second; Watson singled [Metzger scored,
Cedeno to third]; May struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Giants 1.

GIANTS 7TH: BATISTA REPLACED MAY (PLAYING 1B); YORK REPLACED
RICHARD (PITCHING); Kingman popped to third; Rader walked;
MCCOVEY BATTED FOR CARRITHERS; McCovey struck out; Bonds flied
out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 1.

ASTROS 8TH: SOSA REPLACED MCCOVEY (PITCHING); Rader homered;
Helms singled; Jutze out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted)
[Helms to second]; York grounded out (shortstop to first); Sosa
threw a wild pitch [Helms to third]; Wynn was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Fuentes grounded out (shortstop to first); Maddox
singled; Goodson grounded out (first unassisted) [Maddox to
second]; York threw a wild pitch [Maddox to third]; Matthews
doubled [Maddox scored]; Speier singled [Matthews scored];
UPSHAW REPLACED YORK (PITCHING); Kingman walked [Speier to
second]; CRAWFORD REPLACED UPSHAW (PITCHING); ARNOLD BATTED FOR
RADER; Arnold grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: SADEK REPLACED ARNOLD (PLAYING C ); Metzger grounded
out (first unassisted); Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second;
Sosa threw a wild pitch [Cedeno to third]; Watson singled
[Cedeno scored]; AGEE RAN FOR WATSON; Batista singled [Agee to
second]; Rader doubled [Agee scored, Batista scored]; MARICHAL
REPLACED SOSA (PITCHING); Helms doubled [Rader scored]; Jutze
grounded out (second to first); Crawford struck out; 4 R, 5 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: AGEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); BLANCO BATTED FOR
MARICHAL; Blanco grounded out (shortstop to first); Bonds struck
out; Fuentes grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  16   0   10
 Giants           3   7   1    8


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