Los Angeles Dodgers 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 136
Played on Thursday, August 30, 1973 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   5  8  0
LA  N    2  0  0    0  2  0    1  1  x  -   6 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   2   2   0       0   0       2   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   2   2       0   0       1   0
Watson lf                     3   2   2   2       1   1       4   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
May 1b                        4   0   1   1       0   2       4   1
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Jutze c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Pizarro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ray p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Campbell 1b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       34   5   8   5       2   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-Metzger-Campbell.

BATTING - 
HR: Watson (13,1st inning off Downing 1 on 2 out); Cedeno (18,6th inning off
Downing 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cedeno (13,2nd base by Downing/Ferguson).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      5   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Buckner lf                    4   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Davis cf                      3   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
  Paciorek pr,cf              1   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ferguson c                    4   0   3   3       0   1       5   1
Crawford rf                   3   1   1   1       1   0       5   0
Garvey 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       7   0
Cey 3b                        2   0   1   1       2   1       1   1
  Royster pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brewer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Russell ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Downing p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Joshua ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McMullen ph,3b              1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   6  12   6       3   5      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Ferguson (22,off Wilson); Lopes (10,off Wilson); Cey (16,off Pizarro).
SH: Russell (9,off Ray).
GDP: Lopes (13,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        4     6   2   2   2   4   0  20
Pizarro                       1     3   2   2   0   0   0   5
Ray L(6-4)                    2.1   2   2   2   1   1   0  10
Forsch                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        8    12   6   6   3   5   0  37

WP: Ray (2).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Downing                       6     7   5   5   1   2   2  25
Hough W(2-2)                  2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Brewer SV(18)                 1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   5   5   2   5   2  36

BK: Downing (1).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 25242


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Wynn                rf        Lopes               2b
2. Metzger             ss        Buckner             lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Davis               cf
4. Watson              lf        Ferguson            c
5. Rader               3b        Crawford            rf
6. May                 1b        Garvey              1b
7. Helms               2b        Cey                 3b
8. Jutze               c         Russell             ss
9. Wilson              p         Downing             p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn singled to left; Metzger flied out to right;
Cedeno flied out to left; Watson homered [Wynn scored]; Rader
flied out to right; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes flied out to left; Buckner singled to center;
Davis singled to right [Buckner to third]; Ferguson doubled to
center [Buckner scored, Davis scored]; Crawford walked; Garvey
struck out; Cey struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2,
Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 2ND: May struck out; Helms flied out to center; Jutze
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 2ND: Russell flied out to right; Downing grounded out
(first to pitcher); Lopes doubled to left; Buckner popped to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson struck out; Wynn flied out to center; Metzger
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 3RD: Davis flied out to center; Ferguson struck out;
Crawford singled to right; Garvey singled to center [Crawford to
third]; Cey walked [Garvey to second]; Russell flied out to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled to second; Cedeno was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Watson walked; Rader flied out to
center; May flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Downing grounded out (second to pitcher); Lopes
struck out; Buckner grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Helms grounded out (second to first); Jutze flied
out to right; Wilson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 5TH: PIZARRO REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Davis singled
to right; Don Wilson left with injured hip; PACIOREK RAN
FOR DAVIS; Ferguson singled to right [Paciorek to third];
Crawford forced Ferguson (shortstop to second) [Paciorek
scored]; Garvey flied out to right; Cey doubled to left
[Crawford scored, Cey out at second (left to third)]; 2 R, 3 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 6TH: PACIOREK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Wynn singled
to third; Metzger flied out to center; Cedeno homered [Wynn
scored]; Watson singled to left; Downing balked [Watson to
second]; Rader grounded out (shortstop to first) [Watson to
third]; May singled to left [Watson scored]; Helms flied out to
center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 6TH: RAY REPLACED PIZARRO (PITCHING); Russell flied out
to left; JOSHUA BATTED FOR DOWNING; Joshua popped to third in
foul territory; Lopes grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 7TH: HOUGH REPLACED JOSHUA (PITCHING); Jutze popped to
first in foul territory; Ray singled to center; Wynn made an out
to third; Metzger walked [Ray to second]; Cedeno forced Metzger
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 7TH: Buckner singled to right; Ray threw a wild pitch
[Buckner to second]; Paciorek grounded out (third to first);
Ferguson singled to left [Buckner scored]; Crawford flied out to
left; Garvey struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5,
Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson was called out on strikes; Rader popped to
shortstop; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 8TH: Cey walked; ROYSTER RAN FOR CEY; Russell out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Royster to second]; FORSCH
REPLACED MAY (PITCHING); CAMPBELL REPLACED RAY (PLAYING 1B);
MCMULLEN BATTED FOR HOUGH; McMullen singled to right [Royster
scored]; Lopes grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [McMullen out at second]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Dodgers 6.

ASTROS 9TH: MCMULLEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); BREWER
REPLACED ROYSTER (PITCHING); Helms grounded out (third to
first); Jutze grounded out (pitcher to first); Campbell was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Dodgers
6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   8   0    4
 Dodgers          6  12   0    7


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