Houston Astros 7, Los Angeles Dodgers 0
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Tuesday, September 17, 1974 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    3  3  0    0  1  0  -   7 10  0
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Metzger ss                    5   1   1   0       0   1       2   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       1   1       3   0
Watson lf                     4   2   2   1       0   2       1   0
  Howard lf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
L. May 1b                     3   1   1   3       0   1      10   0
Rader 3b                      3   2   2   1       1   1       1   2
M. May c                      4   0   2   1       0   0       4   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   1       0   0       2   3
Griffin p                     4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Totals                       36   7  10   7       3   9      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Helms-L. May, Helms-Metzger-L. May.

BATTING - 
2B: Metzger (17,off Rau).
HR: L. May (24,5th inning off Hough 1 on 2 out); Rader (17,8th inning off Rhoden
0 on 1 out).
SF: L. May (9,off Rau).
Team LOB: 6.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Russell ss                    4   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Buckner lf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Garvey 1b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       5   0
Crawford rf                   3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Cey 3b                        4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Ferguson c                    3   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Lacy 2b                       3   0   1   0       0   0       4   3
Rau p                         1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hough p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Joshua ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rhoden p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       4   4      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Garvey (7).

BATTING - 
GDP: Cey (15,off Griffin); Joshua (2,off Griffin).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Garvey (5,2nd base off Griffin/M. May); Russell (13,2nd base off Griffin/M.
May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin W(14-9)               9     5   0   0   4   4   0  34

WP: Griffin (10).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rau L(13-9)                   4.2   7   5   5   1   5   0  22
Hough                         2.1   2   1   1   0   3   1   9
Rhoden                        2     1   1   1   2   1   1   9
Totals                        9    10   7   7   3   9   2  40


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:17   Attendance: 19452


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Gross               rf        Russell             ss
2. Metzger             ss        Buckner             lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Wynn                cf
4. Watson              lf        Garvey              1b
5. L. May              1b        Crawford            rf
6. Rader               3b        Cey                 3b
7. M. May              c         Ferguson            c
8. Helms               2b        Lacy                2b
9. Griffin             p         Rau                 p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (second to first); Metzger popped
to second; Garvey dropped a foul fly hit by Cedeno for an error;
Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Russell flied out to center; Buckner grounded out
(second to first); Wynn was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson struck out; L. May struck out; Rader singled
to shortstop; M. May singled to left [Rader to third]; Helms
popped to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey singled to left; Garvey stole second;
Griffin threw a wild pitch [Garvey to third]; Crawford flied out
to center; Cey struck out; Ferguson grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Griffin struck out; Gross flied out to center;
Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Lacy popped to third; Rau grounded out (pitcher to
first); Russell singled to second; Russell stole second; Buckner
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled to left; Watson singled to center
[Cedeno to third]; L. May hit a sacrifice fly to left [Cedeno
scored]; Rader walked [Watson to second]; M. May singled to
right [Watson scored, Rader to third]; Helms forced M. May
(shortstop to second) [Rader scored]; Griffin popped to second;
3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Wynn walked; Garvey struck out; Crawford singled to
left [Wynn to second]; Cey forced Crawford (third to second)
[Wynn to third]; Ferguson walked [Cey to second]; Lacy flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Gross flied out to left; Metzger doubled to right;
Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson singled to
center [Metzger scored]; HOUGH REPLACED RAU (PITCHING); L. May
homered [Watson scored]; Rader struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 5TH: Hough flied out to left; Russell singled to
pitcher; Buckner struck out; Wynn popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 6TH: M. May popped to third in foul territory; Helms
flied out to center; Griffin singled to left; Gross struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Garvey walked; Crawford walked [Garvey to second];
Cey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Garvey to third, Crawford out at second]; Ferguson grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 7TH: HOWARD REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Lacy singled
to center; JOSHUA BATTED FOR HOUGH; Joshua grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Lacy out at second];
Russell grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 6, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 8TH: RHODEN REPLACED JOSHUA (PITCHING); L. May flied out
to center; Rader homered; M. May flied out to center; Helms
lined to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 8TH: Buckner flied out to right; Wynn popped to
shortstop; Garvey flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 7, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Griffin flied out to left; Gross walked; Metzger
grounded out (second to first) [Gross to second]; Cedeno walked;
Howard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 9TH: Crawford flied out to right; Cey grounded out
(shortstop to first); Ferguson flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 7, Dodgers 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  10   0    6
 Dodgers          0   5   1    7


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