Houston Astros 4, Montreal Expos 2
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Friday, May 23, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   2  6  1
HOU N    2  0  0    0  2  0    0  0  x  -   4 12  2
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mangual cf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Foli ss                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Carter c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Bailey lf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Parrish 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Mackanin 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Breeden 1b                    4   1   1   0       0   0      11   1
Scott rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Blair p                       2   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
  Warthen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Morales ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DeMola p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   6   1       1   7      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Breeden, Foli-Breeden.
E: Parrish (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Breeden (2,off Roberts).
HR: Mangual (2,1st inning off Roberts 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Bailey (1,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Carter (3,2nd base off Roberts/May).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   2   2   0       0   0       3   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   3   1       0   0       1   1
Cedeno cf                     2   1   0   1       1   1       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   0       8   0
Cruz rf                       2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Cabell ph,rf                1   0   0   1       0   0       2   0
May c                         4   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Boswell 3b                    3   0   3   0       1   0       0   6
Andrews 2b                    4   0   2   0       0   0       4   2
Roberts p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       31   4  12   4       2   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Boswell-Andrews-Watson.
E: Boswell (2), Andrews (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Boswell (2,off Warthen).
3B: Metzger (3,off Blair); Gross (4,off Blair).
SH: Roberts (6,off Warthen).
SF: Cedeno (2,off Blair); Cabell (1,off Warthen).
GDP: Watson (2,off DeMola).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Boswell (1,Home by Warthen/Carter).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blair L(2-5)                  4.1   7   4   4   2   1   0  22
Warthen                       1.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   6
DeMola                        2     3   0   0   0   1   0   8
Totals                        8    12   4   4   2   2   0  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(3-4)                9     6   2   1   1   7   1  35


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:02   Attendance: 9143


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Mangual             cf        Gross               lf
2. Foli                ss        Metzger             ss
3. Carter              c         Cedeno              cf
4. Bailey              lf        Watson              1b
5. Parrish             3b        Cruz                rf
6. Mackanin            2b        May                 c
7. Breeden             1b        Boswell             3b
8. Scott               rf        Andrews             2b
9. Blair               p         Roberts             p

EXPOS 1ST: Mangual homered; Foli singled; Carter lined to left;
Bailey grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Foli out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled; Metzger tripled [Gross scored];
Cedeno hit a sacrifice fly to left [Metzger scored]; Watson
flied out to center; Cruz singled; May grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Parrish made an out to second; Mackanin struck out;
Breeden grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Boswell singled; Andrews grounded out (second to
first) [Boswell to second]; Roberts grounded out (pitcher to
first) [Boswell to third]; Gross grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Scott grounded out (third to first); Blair singled;
Mangual flied out to right; Foli flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger singled; Cedeno lined into a double play
(first unassisted) [Metzger out at first]; Watson flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Carter singled; Carter stole second; Bailey struck
out; Parrish grounded out (third to first); Mackanin flied out
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz grounded out (first to pitcher); May reached on
an error by Parrish [May to first]; Boswell walked [May to
second]; Andrews popped to first in foul territory; Roberts
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Breeden popped to first in foul territory; Scott was
called out on strikes; Blair singled; Mangual struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Gross tripled; Metzger grounded out (first
unassisted); Cedeno walked; Watson singled [Gross scored, Cedeno
to third]; WARTHEN REPLACED BLAIR (PITCHING); CABELL BATTED FOR
CRUZ; Cabell hit a sacrifice fly to left [Cedeno scored]; May
made an out to third; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 4.

EXPOS 6TH: CABELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Foli grounded out
(second to first); Carter flied out to left; Bailey walked;
Parrish forced Bailey (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Boswell doubled; Andrews singled [Boswell to third];
Roberts out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Andrews to
second, Boswell stayed at third]; Boswell was caught stealing
home (catcher unassisted) [Andrews to third]; Gross grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 4.

EXPOS 7TH: Mackanin made an out to second; Breeden doubled;
Scott reached on an error by Boswell [Breeden to third, Scott to
first]; MORALES BATTED FOR WARTHEN; Morales flied out to right;
Mangual reached on an error by Andrews [Breeden scored
(unearned) (no RBI), Scott to third, Mangual to first]; Foli
struck out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: DEMOLA REPLACED MORALES (PITCHING); Metzger singled;
Cedeno struck out; Watson grounded into a double play (shortstop
to first) [Metzger out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 4.

EXPOS 8TH: Carter struck out; Bailey grounded out (shortstop to
first); Parrish made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Expos 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell flied out to left; May flied out to right;
Boswell singled; Andrews singled [Boswell to second]; Roberts
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 4.

EXPOS 9TH: Mackanin struck out; Breeden grounded out (third to
first); Scott flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            2   6   1    6
 Astros           4  12   2    8


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