Los Angeles Dodgers 7, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 6
Played on Sunday, April 13, 1975 (D) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  2    3  1  0    0  1  0  -   7  9  0
HOU N    1  0  2    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   4  9  4
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      4   1   2   0       1   2       1   3
Buckner lf                    5   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Wynn cf                       2   2   1   2       3   0       1   0
Garvey 1b                     5   1   1   1       0   0       9   1
Crawford rf                   3   0   2   1       1   0       0   0
  Ferguson ph,rf,c            1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cey 3b                        3   0   1   0       2   0       1   2
Yeager c                      3   1   2   2       1   0       9   1
  Paciorek rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Auerbach ss                   4   0   0   0       0   3       0   4
  Mota ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  De Jesus ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Messersmith p                 4   1   0   0       1   1       1   1
Totals                       35   7   9   6       9   9      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Auerbach-Lopes-Garvey.

BATTING - 
HR: Wynn (1,4th inning off Konieczny 1 on 1 out); Yeager (1,5th inning off
Konieczny 0 on 1 out).
SH: Lopes (1,off Cosgrove); Paciorek (1,off York).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (7,2nd base off Konieczny/May).
CS: Crawford (1,2nd base by Cosgrove/May).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milbourne 2b                  3   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
  Batista ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Andrews 2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Boswell 3b                    4   1   3   3       0   1       0   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
May c                         4   0   0   0       0   2      10   2
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       7   0
Watson lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Konieczny p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Easler ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   9   4       0   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
E: Cedeno (1), May (1), Konieczny 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (1,off Messersmith).
3B: Cedeno (1,off Messersmith).
GDP: Cedeno (1,off Messersmith).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Watson (1,3rd base by Messersmith/Yeager).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Messersmith W(1-0)            9     9   4   4   0   9   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(0-2)              5     7   6   5   4   4   2  27
Cosgrove                      2.2   1   1   1   5   2   0  13
Forsch                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
York                          1     1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   7   6   9   9   2  46

WP: Konieczny (1).

Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Shag Crawford, 2B - John Kibler, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 17310


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Lopes               2b        Milbourne           2b
2. Buckner             lf        Boswell             3b
3. Wynn                cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Garvey              1b        May                 c
5. Crawford            rf        Johnson             1b
6. Cey                 3b        Watson              lf
7. Yeager              c         Cruz                rf
8. Auerbach            ss        Metzger             ss
9. Messersmith         p         Konieczny           p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes was called out on strikes; Buckner flied out
to right; Wynn walked; Wynn was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Konieczny [Wynn to second]; Garvey popped to first
in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Milbourne singled to right; Boswell singled to left
[Milbourne scored]; Cedeno grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Boswell out at second]; May
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

DODGERS 2ND: Crawford singled to shortstop; Cey flied out to
center; Yeager singled to center [Crawford to third]; Auerbach
struck out; Messersmith grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson was called out on strikes; Watson grounded
out (shortstop to first); Cruz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 0, Astros 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Lopes singled to center; Konieczny threw a wild
pitch [Lopes to second]; Lopes was picked off second but was
safe on an error by Konieczny [Lopes to third]; Buckner flied
out to right; Wynn walked; Garvey reached on a fielder's choice
[Lopes out at home (third to catcher), Wynn to second]; Crawford
singled to center [Wynn scored, Garvey to second]; Cey walked
[Garvey to third, Crawford to second]; Yeager walked [Garvey
scored, Crawford to third, Cey to second]; Auerbach forced
Yeager (shortstop to second); 2 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger singled to right; Konieczny struck out;
Milbourne grounded out (first to pitcher) [Metzger to second];
Boswell singled to center [Metzger scored]; Cedeno tripled to
right [Boswell scored]; May grounded out (shortstop to first); 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 3.

DODGERS 4TH: Messersmith struck out; Lopes singled to center;
Lopes stole second [Lopes to third (error by May)]; Buckner
reached on an error by Cedeno [Lopes scored (no RBI), Buckner to
first]; Wynn homered [Buckner scored (unearned)]; Garvey
grounded out (third to first); Crawford flied out to center; 3 R
(2 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson struck out; Watson doubled to left; Cruz
flied out to center; Watson was picked off and caught stealing
third (catcher to shortstop to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 3.

DODGERS 5TH: Cey lined to second; Yeager homered; Auerbach
struck out; Messersmith grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger popped to first in foul territory; EASLER
BATTED FOR KONIECZNY; Easler grounded out (second to first);
Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 6, Astros 3.

DODGERS 6TH: COSGROVE REPLACED EASLER (PITCHING); Lopes walked;
Buckner flied out to right [Lopes to second]; Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Lopes to third]; Garvey grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Boswell struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros
3.

DODGERS 7TH: Crawford walked; Crawford was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Cey walked; Yeager grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Cey to second]; Auerbach was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson struck out; Watson flied out to left; Cruz
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 3.

DODGERS 8TH: Messersmith walked; Lopes out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Messersmith to second]; Buckner struck out;
Wynn walked; Garvey singled to center [Messersmith scored, Wynn
to third]; FERGUSON BATTED FOR CRAWFORD; FORSCH REPLACED
COSGROVE (PITCHING); Ferguson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: FERGUSON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Metzger
grounded out (third to first); Steve Yeager injured;
PACIOREK REPLACED YEAGER (PLAYING RF); FERGUSON CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING C ); HOWARD BATTED FOR FORSCH; Howard singled
to right; BATISTA BATTED FOR MILBOURNE; Batista singled to right
[Howard to second]; Boswell singled to right [Howard scored,
Batista to third]; Cedeno flied out to right; May flied out to
right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 4.

DODGERS 9TH: ANDREWS REPLACED BATISTA (PLAYING 2B); YORK
REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Cey singled to right; Paciorek
reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Cey to
second]; MOTA BATTED FOR AUERBACH; Mota struck out; Messersmith
grounded out (third to first) [Cey to third, Paciorek to
second]; Lopes struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 7,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: DE JESUS REPLACED MOTA (PLAYING SS); Johnson flied
out to left; Watson grounded out (pitcher to second to first);
Cruz flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7,
Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          7   9   0   12
 Astros           4   9   4    3


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