Houston Astros 3, Los Angeles Dodgers 2
Regular Season Game 137
Played on Friday, August 31, 1973 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   3  7  0
LA  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   1   0   0       2   2       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   1   0       1   1       0   2
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       7   0
Watson lf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      2   1   2   1       1   0       1   1
May 1b                        4   1   1   2       0   1       7   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Jutze c                       3   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Griffin p                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       30   3   7   3       5   7      27   6

BATTING - 
HR: May (22,9th inning off Brewer 1 on 0 out).
SH: Jutze (5,off Rau).
SF: Rader (5,off Rau).
GDP: Cedeno (18,off Rau).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Rader (3,2nd base by Rau/Ferguson).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
Joshua cf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       4   0
Buckner lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Ferguson c                    4   1   1   1       0   1       8   2
Crawford rf                   2   0   1   1       2   1       1   0
Garvey 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       9   0
Cey 3b                        3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Russell ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       2   4
Rau p                         2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McMullen ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brewer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Richert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   4   2       3   9      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Russell-Lopes-Garvey.
E: Russell (27).

BATTING - 
2B: Joshua (3,off Griffin); Garvey (16,off Griffin).
HR: Ferguson (22,9th inning off Griffin 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (31,2nd base off Griffin/Jutze).
CS: Crawford (3,2nd base by Griffin/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin W(1-5)                9     4   2   2   3   9   1  33


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rau                           8     4   1   1   5   5   0  31
Brewer L(6-7)                 0     3   2   2   0   0   1   3
Richert                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     7   3   3   5   7   1  37

Brewer faced 3 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Dick Stello, 1B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 31395


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Wynn                rf        Lopes               2b
2. Metzger             ss        Joshua              cf
3. Cedeno              cf        Buckner             lf
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. Griffin             p         Rau                 p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn walked; Metzger was called out on strikes;
Cedeno singled to left [Wynn to third]; Watson walked [Cedeno to
second]; Rader hit a sacrifice fly to center [Wynn scored,
Cedeno to third]; May was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; Joshua flied out
to center; Buckner flied out to center; Ferguson flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Helms grounded out (third to first); Jutze grounded
out (second to first); Griffin flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Crawford struck out; Garvey was called out on
strikes; Cey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn walked; Metzger singled to right [Wynn to
second]; Cedeno struck out; Watson popped to second; Rader
singled to third [Wynn to third, Metzger to second]; May flied
out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Russell was called out on strikes; Rau grounded out
(second to first); Lopes grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Helms singled to center; Jutze out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Helms to second]; Griffin flied out to
center [Helms to third]; Wynn popped to catcher in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Joshua doubled to left; Buckner grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Joshua to third]; Ferguson lined to third;
Crawford singled to right [Joshua scored]; Crawford was caught
stealing second (catcher to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger grounded out (catcher to first); Cedeno
struck out; Watson grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 5TH: Garvey struck out; Cey flied out to center; Russell
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader walked; Rader was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); May flied out to center; Helms lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 6TH: Rau grounded out (shortstop to first); Lopes flied
out to center; Joshua flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffin
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Buckner grounded out (first unassisted); Ferguson
struck out; Crawford walked; Garvey doubled to left [Crawford to
third]; Cey flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger walked; Cedeno grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Metzger out at second]; Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 8TH: Russell flied out to left; MCMULLEN BATTED FOR RAU;
McMullen popped to catcher in foul territory; Lopes was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BREWER REPLACED MCMULLEN (PITCHING); Rader singled
to shortstop [Rader to second (error by Russell)]; May homered
[Rader scored]; Helms singled to center; RICHERT REPLACED BREWER
(PITCHING); Jutze struck out; Griffin flied out to center; Wynn
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 9TH: Joshua struck out; Buckner struck out; Ferguson
homered; Crawford walked; Garvey grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   0    7
 Dodgers          2   4   1    4


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