Houston Astros 10, San Francisco Giants 6
Regular Season Game 158
Played on Monday, September 24, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    1  2  0    0  2  0    0  0  1  -   6 12  1
HOU N    4  2  0    0  1  3    0  0  x  -  10  7  1
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      3   1   1   0       2   1       1   0
Fuentes 2b                    5   1   2   1       0   0       0   2
Maddox cf                     5   2   3   1       0   1       2   0
McCovey 1b                    4   0   2   2       1   1       9   0
  Howarth pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Matthews lf                   4   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Speier ss                     5   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Kingman 3b                    3   1   1   0       2   2       0   2
Sadek c                       3   1   1   0       0   1       5   1
  Arnold ph,c                 2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Bryant p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Willoughby p                2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ontiveros ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Carrithers p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomasson ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   6  12   4       6   8      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fuentes-Speier-McCovey.
E: Speier (33).
PB: Sadek (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bonds (34,off Reuss); McCovey (14,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Maddox (24,2nd base off Reuss/Jutze).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   2   0   0       2   2       4   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   0   0       1   2       0   2
Cedeno cf                     3   2   2   3       1   0       1   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   2       1   0       4   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   2       0   0       1   2
May 1b                        3   1   1   2       0   1       7   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Jutze c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Reuss p                       3   2   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30  10   7   9       6   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Helms (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (34,off Bryant); Reuss (3,off Bryant).
HR: May (28,5th inning off Willoughby 0 on 2 out); Cedeno (24,6th inning off
Willoughby 2 on 2 out).
SH: Reuss (9,off Carrithers).
SF: May (9,off Bryant).
GDP: Metzger (8,off Carrithers).
IBB: Watson (8,by Bryant).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bryant L(23-12)               1.2   4   6   5   3   1   0  13
Willoughby                    5.1   3   4   1   1   5   2  21
Carrithers                    1     0   0   0   2   0   0   4
Totals                        8     7  10   6   6   6   2  38

WP: Carrithers (5).
IBB: Bryant (12,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss W(16-12)                8.1  12   6   5   6   7   0  43
Forsch SV(4)                  0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    12   6   5   6   8   0  45

WP: Reuss 2 (12).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Art Williams, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 4268


Starting Lineups:

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

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds doubled; Fuentes flied out to right; Maddox
singled [Bonds scored]; Maddox stole second; McCovey walked;
Matthews flied out to right; Speier grounded out (third to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn was called out on strikes; Metzger walked;
Cedeno doubled [Metzger to third]; Watson was walked
intentionally; Rader singled [Metzger scored, Cedeno scored,
Watson to third, Rader to second (on throw)]; Sadek allowed a
passed ball [Watson scored, Rader to third]; May hit a sacrifice
fly to left [Rader scored (unearned)]; Helms grounded out
(shortstop to first); 4 R (3 ER), 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 4.

GIANTS 2ND: Kingman walked; Sadek singled [Kingman to second];
Bryant struck out; Bonds walked [Kingman to third, Sadek to
second]; Fuentes forced Bonds (third to second) [Kingman scored,
Sadek scored (error by Helms) (unearned) (no RBI), Fuentes to
second]; Maddox struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Giants
3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Jutze lined to shortstop; Reuss doubled; Wynn
reached on a fielder's choice [Reuss to third]; Metzger grounded
out (pitcher to first) [Wynn to second]; Cedeno walked; Watson
singled [Reuss scored, Wynn scored, Cedeno to third]; WILLOUGHBY
REPLACED BRYANT (PITCHING); Rader grounded out (catcher to
first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 6.

GIANTS 3RD: McCovey struck out; Matthews flied out to right;
Speier singled; Kingman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 3RD: May grounded out (third to first); Helms grounded
out (shortstop to first); Jutze singled; Reuss struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 6.

GIANTS 4TH: Sadek grounded out (second to first); Willoughby
grounded out (second to first); Bonds struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn was called out on strikes; Metzger was called
out on strikes; Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 3, Astros 6.

GIANTS 5TH: Fuentes singled; Maddox singled [Fuentes to second];
McCovey doubled [Fuentes scored, Maddox scored]; Matthews flied
out to left; Speier grounded out (shortstop to first); Kingman
struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson flied out to left; Rader flied out to center;
May homered; Helms flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 5, Astros 7.

GIANTS 6TH: Sadek struck out; Willoughby flied out to right;
Bonds walked; Fuentes singled [Bonds to second]; Maddox forced
Bonds (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 5,
Astros 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Jutze grounded out (pitcher to first); Reuss reached
on an error by Speier [Reuss to first]; Wynn walked [Reuss to
second]; Metzger struck out; Cedeno homered (unearned) [Reuss
scored (unearned), Wynn scored (unearned)]; Watson flied out to
center; 3 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 10.

GIANTS 7TH: McCovey grounded out (second to first); Matthews
singled; Speier flied out to left; Kingman singled [Matthews to
second]; ARNOLD BATTED FOR SADEK; Reuss threw a wild pitch
[Matthews to third, Kingman to second]; Arnold grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 10.

ASTROS 7TH: ARNOLD STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Rader popped to
catcher in foul territory; May struck out; Helms grounded out
(second to shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5,
Astros 10.

GIANTS 8TH: ONTIVEROS BATTED FOR WILLOUGHBY; Ontiveros grounded
out (pitcher to first); Bonds flied out to left; Fuentes flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 5, Astros 10.

ASTROS 8TH: CARRITHERS REPLACED ONTIVEROS (PITCHING); Jutze
walked; Reuss out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Jutze to
second]; Carrithers threw a wild pitch [Jutze to third]; Wynn
walked; Metzger grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Wynn out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 5,
Astros 10.

GIANTS 9TH: Maddox singled; McCovey singled [Maddox to third];
HOWARTH RAN FOR MCCOVEY; Reuss threw a wild pitch [Maddox
scored, Howarth to second]; Matthews walked; Speier made an out
to second; Kingman walked [Howarth to third, Matthews to
second]; FORSCH REPLACED REUSS (PITCHING); Arnold struck out;
THOMASSON BATTED FOR CARRITHERS; Thomasson flied out to center;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants 6, Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           6  12   1   12
 Astros          10   7   1    4


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