San Francisco Giants 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 26
Played on Friday, May 2, 1975 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  3  -   4  8  3
SF  N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  3  1  -   5 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    3   1   2   0       1   0       2   5
Cabell lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       6   2
Johnson c                     3   1   0   0       1   1       6   1
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Cruz rf                       4   1   1   3       0   0       1   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Milbourne 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Konieczny p                   2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Griffin p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Scherman p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   8   4       2   5      25  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Andrews 2 (3), York (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Cruz (3,9th inning off Moffitt 2 on 1 out).
GDP: Johnson (1,off Caldwell).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (1,2nd base off Caldwell/Rader).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Joshua cf                     4   1   1   1       1   0       5   0
Thomas 2b                     5   1   4   1       0   0       4   1
Murcer rf                     3   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Matthews lf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Goodson 1b                    4   1   2   2       0   1       6   2
Speier ss                     2   0   1   0       2   0       2   5
Ontiveros 3b                  4   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Rader c                       4   1   1   0       0   2       5   0
Caldwell p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Thomasson ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   5  10   5       4   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Speier-Thomas-Goodson.

BATTING - 
2B: Thomas (2,off Konieczny); Rader (1,off Konieczny); Goodson (5,off Griffin).
SH: Caldwell (3,off Konieczny).
GDP: Ontiveros (3,off Konieczny).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ontiveros (1,2nd base off Scherman/Johnson).
CS: Thomas (2,2nd base by Konieczny/Johnson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny                     4     5   1   1   0   1   0  15
Griffin                       3.2   4   3   3   3   3   0  19
Scherman                      0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
York L(0-1)                   0.1   1   1   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        8.1  10   5   4   4   6   0  38

Konieczny faced 1 batter in the 5th inning
BK: Griffin (2).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Caldwell                      8     7   3   3   2   5   0  32
Moffitt W(3-0)                1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Totals                        9     8   4   4   2   5   1  36

Caldwell faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 4110


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Metzger             ss        Joshua              cf
2. Cabell              lf        Thomas              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Murcer              rf
4. Watson              1b        Matthews            lf
5. Johnson             c         Goodson             1b
6. Rader               3b        Speier              ss
7. Cruz                rf        Ontiveros           3b
8. Andrews             2b        Rader               c
9. Konieczny           p         Caldwell            p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger singled to right; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Metzger to second]; Cedeno singled to
center [Metzger scored]; Watson forced Cedeno (shortstop to
second); Johnson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Joshua grounded out (shortstop to first); Thomas
doubled to left; Murcer made an out to third; Matthews struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader struck out; Cruz flied out to left; Andrews
flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Goodson singled to center; Speier forced Goodson
(third to second); Ontiveros grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Speier out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Konieczny struck out; Metzger singled to pitcher;
Cabell struck out; Metzger stole second; Cedeno flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 3RD: Rader doubled to left; Caldwell out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Rader to third]; Joshua grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Rader scored]; Thomas singled to left;
Thomas was picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to
first to shortstop); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

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

GIANTS 4TH: Murcer flied out to center; Matthews flied out to
center; Goodson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz grounded out (first unassisted); Andrews struck
out; Konieczny singled to center; Metzger forced Konieczny
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 5TH: Speier singled to shortstop; GRIFFIN REPLACED
KONIECZNY (PITCHING); Ontiveros popped to third in foul
territory; Rader struck out; Caldwell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell made an out to third; Cedeno made an out to
shortstop; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 6TH: Joshua grounded out (first to pitcher); Thomas
singled to right; Griffin balked [Thomas to second]; Murcer made
an out to third; Matthews grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson flied out to center; Rader singled to
center; Cruz forced Rader (first to shortstop); Andrews forced
Cruz (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
1.

GIANTS 7TH: Goodson struck out; Speier walked; Ontiveros reached
on an error by Andrews [Speier to second, Ontiveros to first];
Rader flied out to left; Caldwell grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Griffin grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger
walked; Cabell popped to first in foul territory; Cedeno flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 8TH: Joshua singled to center; Thomas reached on a
fielder's choice [Joshua to second]; Joshua was picked off
second (catcher to shortstop); Murcer walked [Thomas to second];
Matthews flied out to right [Thomas to third (error by
Andrews)]; Goodson doubled to right [Thomas scored, Murcer
scored]; Speier walked; Ontiveros singled to center [Goodson
scored, Speier to third]; SCHERMAN REPLACED GRIFFIN (PITCHING);
Ontiveros stole second; Rader struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Giants 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Watson singled to center; MOFFITT REPLACED CALDWELL
(PITCHING); Johnson walked (walk was charged to Caldwell)
[Watson to second]; Rader flied out to center; Cruz homered
[Watson scored, Johnson scored]; BOSWELL BATTED FOR ANDREWS;
Boswell flied out to center; GROSS BATTED FOR SCHERMAN; Gross
grounded out (first to pitcher); 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Giants 4.

GIANTS 9TH: YORK REPLACED GROSS (PITCHING); MILBOURNE REPLACED
BOSWELL (PLAYING 2B); THOMASSON BATTED FOR MOFFITT; Thomasson
struck out; Joshua walked; Joshua was picked off first but was
safe on an error by York [Joshua to third]; Thomas singled to
left [Joshua scored (unearned)]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Giants 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   3    5
 Giants           5  10   0    8


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