Houston Astros 3, San Francisco Giants 1
Regular Season Game 10
Played on Monday, April 15, 1974 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  0
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  1    1  0  x  -   3 10  0
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bonds rf                      3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Speier ss                     2   0   0   0       1   0       0   3
Maddox cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Matthews lf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       6   0
Ontiveros 1b                  3   0   0   0       1   1      10   1
Kingman 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       1   2
Phillips 2b                   3   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Boccabella c                  3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Caldwell p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Rader c                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       3   8      24  11

BATTING - 
HBP: Speier (2,by Dierker).
GDP: Maddox (2,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Brown rf                      4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Gross lf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Gallagher pr,rf             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
L. May 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   1      10   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       1   0       9   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
  Milbourne pr,2b             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Dierker p                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Totals                       34   3  10   3       2   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-L. May.

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (2,off Caldwell); Brown (1,off Caldwell); Metzger (3,off Caldwell);
Cedeno (6,off Caldwell).
HR: L. May (2,6th inning off Caldwell 0 on 1 out); Brown (1,7th inning off
Caldwell 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Caldwell L(2-1)               6.2   9   3   3   1   3   2  30
Williams                      1.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Totals                        8    10   3   3   2   4   2  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(2-0)                9     3   1   1   3   8   0  33

BK: Dierker (1).
HBP: Dierker (1,Speier).

Umpires: HP - Bill Williams, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Terry Tata, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:03   Attendance: 8713


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Bonds               rf        Metzger             ss
2. Speier              ss        Brown               rf
3. Maddox              cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Matthews            lf        Watson              lf
5. Ontiveros           1b        L. May              1b
6. Kingman             3b        Rader               3b
7. Phillips            2b        Edwards             c
8. Boccabella          c         Helms               2b
9. Caldwell            p         Dierker             p

GIANTS 1ST: Bonds singled; Speier was hit by a pitch [Bonds to
second]; Maddox grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Bonds to third, Speier out at second]; Matthews
singled to right [Bonds scored]; Ontiveros walked [Matthews to
second]; Kingman flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Brown
lined to left; Cedeno grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Phillips struck out; Boccabella grounded out (third
to first); Caldwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (second to first); L. May lined
to right; Rader doubled to right; Edwards walked; Helms forced
Rader (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Bonds struck out; Speier grounded out (first to
pitcher); Maddox grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
singled to right; Brown doubled to left [Metzger to third];
Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first) [Metzger scored];
Watson singled [Brown to third]; L. May was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 4TH: Matthews flied out to right; Ontiveros struck out;
Kingman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Edwards
grounded out (first to pitcher); Helms flied out to left; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Phillips singled to right; Boccabella grounded out
(catcher to first) [Phillips to second]; Caldwell grounded out
(catcher to first) [Phillips to third]; Bonds made an out to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger
doubled to left; Brown flied out to center; Cedeno flied out to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Speier walked; Dierker balked [Speier to second];
Maddox struck out; Matthews made an out to second; Ontiveros
popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); L. May
homered; Rader struck out; Edwards singled to right; Helms flied
out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 7TH: Kingman struck out; Phillips flied out to center;
Boccabella grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Dierker struck out; Metzger flied out to left; Brown
homered; Cedeno doubled to left; WILLIAMS REPLACED BOCCABELLA
(PITCHING); RADER REPLACED CALDWELL (PLAYING C ); Watson walked;
GALLAGHER RAN FOR WATSON; L. May flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

GIANTS 8TH: GROSS REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING LF); GALLAGHER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Rader grounded out (shortstop to first);
Bonds walked; Speier flied out to center; Maddox grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader grounded out (pitcher to first); Edwards
grounded out (second to first); Helms singled; MILBOURNE RAN FOR
HELMS; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 3.

GIANTS 9TH: MILBOURNE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Matthews
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ontiveros grounded out
(second to first); Kingman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           1   3   0    5
 Astros           3  10   0    9


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