Houston Astros 7, San Francisco Giants 2
Regular Season Game 108
Played on Monday, August 5, 1974 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    4  0  2  -   7 19  0
SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  1  -   2  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      5   1   5   1       0   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    5   1   3   1       0   1       3   5
Cedeno cf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
L. May 1b                     5   2   2   1       0   0      10   1
M. May c                      5   1   2   3       0   0       8   1
Watson lf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
  Howard lf                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      5   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Helms 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       3   2
  Milbourne 2b                1   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Wilson p                      3   1   3   0       0   0       0   1
  Forsch p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       43   7  19   7       1   4      27  12

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

BATTING - 
2B: Wilson (3,off Williams).
SH: Wilson (6,off Moffitt).
GDP: Helms (10,off Williams); L. May (11,off Williams).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gross (12,2nd base off Williams/Rudolph); Helms (4,2nd base off Moffitt/Rudolph);
L. May (1,2nd base off Moffitt/Rudolph).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Miller 3b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Thomasson ph                1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Morris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Fuentes 2b                    2   0   0   0       1   1       4   4
Maddox cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Bonds rf                      4   1   1   1       0   2       4   0
Matthews lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Speier ss                     3   0   1   0       1   0       2   1
Kingman 1b                    1   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phillips 3b                 2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Rudolph c                     2   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
  Rader ph,c                  1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Williams p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Goodson ph,1b               2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       30   2   6   2       3   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Fuentes-Speier-Kingman, Miller-Fuentes-Kingman.
PB: Rader (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (3,off Wilson).
HR: Bonds (15,9th inning off Forsch 0 on 0 out).
SH: Fuentes (6,off Wilson).
GDP: Maddox (8,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Kingman (7,2nd base by Wilson/M. May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(8-8)                 7.1   5   1   1   3   6   0  29
Forsch                        1.2   1   1   1   0   1   1   5
Totals                        9     6   2   2   3   7   1  34

BK: Wilson (1).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams L(1-3)               5     9   1   1   0   3   0  22
Moffitt                       1.2   4   4   4   1   0   0  10
Sosa                          1.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   6
Morris                        1     4   2   2   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    19   7   7   1   4   0  45

WP: Morris (1).

Umpires: HP - Frank Pulli, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Bob Engel
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 4896


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Gross               rf        Miller              3b
2. Metzger             ss        Fuentes             2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Maddox              cf
4. L. May              1b        Bonds               rf
5. M. May              c         Matthews            lf
6. Watson              lf        Speier              ss
7. Rader               3b        Kingman             1b
8. Helms               2b        Rudolph             c
9. Wilson              p         Williams            p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled to center; Metzger struck out; Gross
stole second; Cedeno struck out; L. May flied out to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Miller doubled; Fuentes out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Miller to third]; Maddox made an out to
second; Bonds struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: M. May grounded out (first unassisted); Watson
singled to left; Rader forced Watson (third to second); Helms
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Matthews grounded out (pitcher to first); Speier
grounded out (third to first); Kingman walked; Kingman was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Wilson doubled to left; On a bunt Gross singled to
pitcher [Wilson to third]; Metzger singled to left [Wilson
scored, Gross to second]; Cedeno flied out to left; L. May
popped to shortstop in foul territory; M. May flied out to
right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Rudolph grounded out (shortstop to first); Williams
struck out; Miller popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson singled to right; Rader flied out to right;
Helms grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Watson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
0.

GIANTS 4TH: Fuentes made an out to shortstop; Maddox grounded
out (shortstop to first); Bonds flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilson singled to left; Gross singled to third
[Wilson to second]; On a bunt Metzger singled to third [Wilson
to third, Gross to second]; Cedeno was called out on strikes; L.
May grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Metzger out at second]; 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
0.

GIANTS 5TH: Matthews popped to catcher in foul territory; Speier
walked; Kingman struck out; Rudolph singled to right [Speier to
second]; GOODSON BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Goodson grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 6TH: MOFFITT REPLACED KINGMAN (PITCHING); GOODSON STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); M. May grounded out (second to first);
Watson flied out to left; Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Miller grounded out (second to first); Fuentes
struck out; Maddox grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Helms walked; Helms stole second; Wilson out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Helms to third]; Gross
singled to right [Helms scored]; Metzger singled to first [Gross
to second]; Cedeno popped to catcher in foul territory; L. May
singled [Gross scored, Metzger to third]; L. May stole second;
M. May singled to right [Metzger scored, L. May scored]; SOSA
REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); PHILLIPS REPLACED MOFFITT (PLAYING
3B); Watson forced M. May (third to second); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 7TH: HOWARD REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Bonds struck
out; Matthews flied out to right; Speier singled to center;
Phillips was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Giants 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader lined to left; Helms flied out to right;
Wilson singled to right; Gross singled to center [Wilson to
second]; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 5, Giants 0.

GIANTS 8TH: MILBOURNE REPLACED HELMS (PLAYING 2B); RADER BATTED
FOR RUDOLPH; Rader singled to center; Wilson balked [Rader to
second]; Goodson grounded out (shortstop to first); THOMASSON
BATTED FOR SOSA; Thomasson singled to center [Rader scored];
Fuentes walked [Thomasson to second]; FORSCH REPLACED WILSON
(PITCHING); Maddox grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Fuentes out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 5, Giants 1.

ASTROS 9TH: MORRIS REPLACED THOMASSON (PITCHING); RADER STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Cedeno flied out to right; L. May singled
to center; Morris threw a wild pitch [L. May to second]; Rader
allowed a passed ball [L. May to third]; M. May singled to right
[L. May scored]; Howard singled to right [M. May to second];
Rader flied out to center [M. May to third]; Milbourne singled
to left [M. May scored, Howard to second]; Forsch struck out; 2
R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 1.

GIANTS 9TH: Bonds homered; Matthews struck out; Speier lined to
shortstop; Phillips made an out to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  19   0   11
 Giants           2   6   0    5


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