Houston Astros 9, San Francisco Giants 7
Regular Season Game 144
Played on Saturday, September 8, 1973 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    3  0  0    0  3  0    0  1  2  -   9  9  0
SF  N    0  0  0    0  3  0    0  3  1  -   7  7  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   3   2   2       2   0       3   0
Sutherland 2b                 4   0   1   2       0   0       2   1
Cedeno cf                     5   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   1       1   1       0   0
  Metzger pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallagher lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   1
May 1b                        4   0   2   3       0   1      12   0
Jutze c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Torres ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1  11
Richard p                     3   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Wilson p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Easler pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pizarro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Upshaw p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   9   9   9       4   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Wilson-May.

BATTING - 
2B: May 2 (23,off Bryant,off Bradley); Sutherland (2,off Sosa).
HR: Wynn (19,5th inning off Bryant 1 on 0 out); Cedeno (21,5th inning off Bryant
0 on 1 out).
SH: Sutherland (1,off Bryant).
Team LOB: 3.

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      5   1   0   1       0   1       2   0
Fuentes 2b                    4   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Maddox cf                     3   1   0   0       2   0       3   0
McCovey 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       6   0
  Willoughby pr               0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howarth 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Phillips ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matthews lf                   4   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
Speier ss                     2   1   1   1       2   0       0   5
Kingman 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       5   2
Rader c                       3   1   1   0       1   0       5   2
  Sadek pr                    0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bryant p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Carrithers p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ontiveros ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomasson ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bradley p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arnold ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   7   7   6       7   6      27  11

BATTING - 
2B: McCovey (12,off Richard); Matthews (21,off Richard); Arnold (1,off Pizarro).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard W(6-2)                7.1   6   6   6   5   6   0  33
Wilson                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Pizarro                       0.1   1   1   1   2   0   0   4
Upshaw SV(1)                  0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9     7   7   7   7   6   0  40

WP: Richard (3).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bryant L(21-10)               4.1   5   6   6   3   1   2  21
Carrithers                    0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Moffitt                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Bradley                       1     1   1   1   1   1   0   5
Sosa                          1     3   2   2   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9     9   9   9   4   5   2  39


Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 7308


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Wynn                rf        Bonds               rf
2. Sutherland          2b        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Maddox              cf
4. Watson              lf        McCovey             1b
5. Rader               3b        Matthews            lf
6. May                 1b        Speier              ss
7. Jutze               c         Kingman             3b
8. Torres              ss        Rader               c
9. Richard             p         Bryant              p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn walked; Sutherland out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to first) [Wynn to second]; Cedeno flied out to right;
Watson singled to center [Wynn scored]; Rader walked [Watson to
second]; May doubled to left [Watson scored, Rader scored];
Jutze struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds struck out; Fuentes grounded out (shortstop to
first); Maddox walked; McCovey struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 3, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Torres grounded out (pitcher to first); Richard
grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn walked; Sutherland
forced Wynn (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Matthews grounded out (shortstop to first); Speier
flied out to center; Kingman walked; Rader grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno flied out to center; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rader flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Bryant struck out; Bonds flied out to right; Fuentes
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: May flied out to right; Jutze flied out to center;
Torres grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Giants 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Maddox grounded out (first unassisted); McCovey
flied out to right; Matthews grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard singled to right; Wynn homered [Richard
scored]; Sutherland lined to third; Cedeno homered; CARRITHERS
REPLACED BRYANT (PITCHING); Watson was called out on strikes;
Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Giants 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Speier walked; Kingman struck out; Rader singled to
center [Speier to second]; ONTIVEROS BATTED FOR CARRITHERS;
Ontiveros singled to left [Speier scored, Rader to third]; Bonds
forced Ontiveros (shortstop to second) [Rader scored]; Fuentes
singled to left [Bonds to third]; Richard threw a wild pitch
[Bonds scored, Fuentes to second]; Maddox grounded out
(shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 6TH: MOFFITT REPLACED ONTIVEROS (PITCHING); May struck
out; Jutze made an out to second; Torres flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 6TH: McCovey grounded out (shortstop to first); Matthews
struck out; Speier walked; Kingman forced Speier (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Richard struck out; Wynn popped to third in foul
territory; Sutherland flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 7TH: Rader flied out to center; THOMASSON BATTED FOR
MOFFITT; Thomasson was called out on strikes; Bonds grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BRADLEY REPLACED THOMASSON (PITCHING); Cedeno struck
out; Watson walked; METZGER RAN FOR WATSON; Rader lined to
third; May doubled to left [Metzger scored]; Jutze lined to
third; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 3.

GIANTS 8TH: GALLAGHER REPLACED METZGER (PLAYING LF); Fuentes
grounded out (third to first); Maddox walked; McCovey doubled to
left [Maddox scored]; WILLOUGHBY RAN FOR MCCOVEY; Matthews
doubled to left [Willoughby scored]; Speier singled to left
[Matthews scored]; WILSON REPLACED RICHARD (PITCHING); Kingman
lined into a double play (pitcher to first) [Speier out at
first]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 6.

ASTROS 9TH: HOWARTH REPLACED WILLOUGHBY (PLAYING 1B); SOSA
REPLACED BRADLEY (PITCHING); Torres grounded out (shortstop to
first); Wilson singled to center; EASLER RAN FOR WILSON; Wynn
singled to shortstop [Easler to second]; Sutherland doubled to
left [Easler scored, Wynn scored, Sutherland out at third (left
to shortstop to catcher to third)]; Cedeno lined to second; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 9, Giants 6.

GIANTS 9TH: PIZARRO REPLACED EASLER (PITCHING); Rader walked;
ARNOLD BATTED FOR SOSA; SADEK RAN FOR RADER; Arnold doubled to
left [Sadek scored]; Bonds grounded out (shortstop to first);
Fuentes walked; UPSHAW REPLACED PIZARRO (PITCHING); Maddox
forced Fuentes (second to shortstop) [Arnold to third]; PHILLIPS
BATTED FOR HOWARTH; Phillips flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 9, Giants 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           9   9   0    3
 Giants           7   7   0    6


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