Montreal Expos 8, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 54
Played on Wednesday, June 5, 1974 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  3  -   8 14  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  2  0    0  1  0  -   3  9  1
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunt 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       1   5
Foli ss                       4   1   3   0       0   1       0   5
Davis cf                      4   2   1   1       1   0       0   0
Bailey lf                     4   1   1   1       0   3       1   0
  Woods lf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Singleton rf                  4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Breeden 1b                    1   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
  Jorgensen ph,1b             3   1   2   2       0   0      12   1
Cox 2b                        4   1   2   2       1   0       3   6
Humphrey c                    5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Torrez p                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   8  14   7       3   5      27  20

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hunt-Cox-Breeden, Hunt-Cox-Jorgensen.

BATTING - 
2B: Bailey (5,off Osteen); Foli 2 (3,off York,off J. Johnson); Humphrey (3,off
Forsch).
SH: Foli (3,off Osteen); Hunt (2,off Osteen).
HBP: Jorgensen (1,by Forsch).
IBB: Davis (5,by J. Johnson); Singleton (7,by J. Johnson).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf,lf                   4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   1       0   0       2   5
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Watson lf,1b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
L. May 1b                     3   1   2   0       0   0      10   0
  Milbourne pr,lf             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Johnson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Johnson ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
M. May c                      4   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   1       0   1       1   2
Helms 2b                      2   0   0   1       0   0       4   4
Osteen p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  York p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Gallagher ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brown ph,rf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   3   9   3       0   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Helms-L. May.
E: M. May (1).

BATTING - 
2B: M. May (4,off Torrez); L. May (8,off Torrez).
3B: Cedeno (2,off Torrez); Gross (4,off Torrez).
SF: Helms (3,off Torrez); Metzger (2,off Torrez).
GDP: Rader (5,off Torrez); Helms (3,off Torrez).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Torrez W(5-4)                 8     9   3   3   0   2   0  31
Taylor                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     9   3   3   0   3   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Osteen L(5-5)                 1.1   6   3   3   1   0   0  11
York                          3.2   3   0   0   0   2   0  13
Forsch                        3     2   2   2   0   2   0  12
J. Johnson                    1     3   3   3   2   1   0   8
Totals                        9    14   8   8   3   5   0  44

BK: Forsch (1).
HBP: Forsch (2,Jorgensen).
IBB: J. Johnson 2 (5,Davis,Singleton).

Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Jerry Dale
Time of Game: 2:06   Attendance: 10472


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Hunt                3b        Gross               rf
2. Foli                ss        Metzger             ss
3. Davis               cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Bailey              lf        Watson              lf
5. Singleton           rf        L. May              1b
6. Breeden             1b        M. May              c
7. Cox                 2b        Rader               3b
8. Humphrey            c         Helms               2b
9. Torrez              p         Osteen              p

EXPOS 1ST: Hunt singled; Foli out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Hunt to second]; Davis singled [Hunt scored, Davis
to second (on throw to home)]; Bailey doubled [Davis scored];
Singleton made an out to second; Breeden singled [Bailey
scored]; Cox walked [Breeden to second]; Humphrey grounded out
(second to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
grounded out (third to first); Cedeno tripled; Watson grounded
out (pitcher to shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Torrez singled; Hunt out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Torrez to second]; Foli singled [Torrez to third];
YORK REPLACED OSTEEN (PITCHING); Davis lined into a double play
(second to first) [Foli out at first]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: L. May made an out to first; M. May singled; Rader
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [M. May
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Bailey was called out on strikes; Singleton singled;
JORGENSEN BATTED FOR BREEDEN; Jorgensen singled [Singleton to
second]; Cox forced Singleton (third unassisted) [Jorgensen to
second]; Humphrey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: JORGENSEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Helms lined
to third; York struck out; Gross grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Torrez flied out to center; Hunt grounded out (third
to first); Foli doubled; Davis lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (first to pitcher); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

EXPOS 5TH: Bailey was called out on strikes; Singleton grounded
out (second to first); Jorgensen flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: L. May singled; M. May doubled [L. May to third];
Rader singled [L. May scored, M. May to third]; Helms hit a
sacrifice fly to left [M. May scored]; GALLAGHER BATTED FOR
YORK; Gallagher grounded out (pitcher to third to first) [Rader
to second]; Gross grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 6TH: FORSCH REPLACED GALLAGHER (PITCHING); Cox grounded
out (shortstop to first); Humphrey grounded out (shortstop to
first); Torrez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Watson grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 7TH: Hunt grounded out (shortstop to first); Foli struck
out; Davis grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: L. May doubled; MILBOURNE RAN FOR L. MAY; M. May
grounded out (second to first) [Milbourne to third]; Rader
singled [Milbourne stayed at third]; Helms grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Rader out at second]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 8TH: WATSON CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); MILBOURNE
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Bailey struck out; Singleton
grounded out (third to first); Jorgensen was hit by a pitch;
Forsch balked [Jorgensen to second]; Cox singled [Jorgensen
scored, Cox scored (error by M. May) (on throw to home)];
Humphrey doubled; Torrez popped to first in foul territory; 2 R,
2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: WOODS REPLACED BAILEY (PLAYING LF); BROWN BATTED FOR
FORSCH; Brown struck out; Gross tripled; Metzger hit a sacrifice
fly to left [Gross scored]; Cedeno singled; Watson lined to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 5, Astros 3.

EXPOS 9TH: GROSS CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); J. JOHNSON
REPLACED MILBOURNE (PITCHING); BROWN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING
RF); Hunt was called out on strikes; Foli doubled; Davis was
walked intentionally; Woods flied out to center; Singleton was
walked intentionally [Foli to third, Davis to second]; Jorgensen
singled [Foli scored, Davis scored, Singleton to second]; Cox
singled [Singleton scored, Jorgensen to second]; Humphrey forced
Cox (shortstop unassisted); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 8,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: TAYLOR REPLACED TORREZ (PITCHING); C. JOHNSON BATTED
FOR J. JOHNSON; C. Johnson made an out to first; M. May grounded
out (second to first); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 8, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            8  14   0    9
 Astros           3   9   1    4


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