Philadelphia Phillies 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Sunday, June 1, 1975 (D) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  4    0  0  0  -   4  7  2
PHI N    4  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   5  5  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   1   0       1   1       2   2
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   3   1       0   0       9   0
Cabell rf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   2       0   0       3   2
Jutze c                       2   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
  May ph,c                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Dierker p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   7   4       4   5      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-Watson.
E: Metzger (12), Rader (5).

BATTING - 
SF: Cedeno (3,off Underwood).
Team LOB: 7.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Schmidt 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   2       2   4
Johnstone rf                  4   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
  Brown rf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Luzinski lf                   3   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Allen 1b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
  Hutton pr,1b                1   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Boone c                       4   1   1   1       0   0       5   0
Anderson cf                   2   0   1   1       1   1       3   0
Harmon ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Underwood p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Christenson p               1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       28   5   5   4       4   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Schmidt-Allen.
E: Harmon (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Luzinski (10,off Dierker); Anderson (7,off Dierker).
HR: Johnstone (3,5th inning off Dierker 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Luzinski (3,by Dierker).
GDP: Boone (4,off Griffin).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Schmidt (5,2nd base off Dierker/Jutze).
CS: Anderson (2,2nd base by Dierker/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(5-5)                5     5   5   5   2   4   1  22
Griffin                       1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Niekro                        2     0   0   0   1   1   0   8
Totals                        8     5   5   5   4   6   1  33

WP: Dierker 2 (3).
HBP: Dierker (3,Luzinski).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Underwood W(6-3)              5.2   5   4   4   3   3   0  25
Christenson SV(1)             3.1   2   0   0   1   2   0  13
Totals                        9     7   4   4   4   5   0  38

WP: Underwood (3).
BK: Underwood (4).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 22278


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Gross               lf        Cash                2b
2. Metzger             ss        Schmidt             3b
3. Cedeno              cf        Johnstone           rf
4. Watson              1b        Luzinski            lf
5. Cabell              rf        Allen               1b
6. Rader               3b        Boone               c
7. Helms               2b        Anderson            cf
8. Jutze               c         Harmon              ss
9. Dierker             p         Underwood           p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger was
called out on strikes; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Cash grounded out (shortstop to first); Schmidt
walked; Schmidt stole second; Johnstone singled to right
[Schmidt to third]; Luzinski doubled to left [Schmidt scored,
Johnstone scored (error by Rader) (no RBI)]; Dierker threw a
wild pitch [Luzinski to third]; Allen flied out to center; Boone
singled to center [Luzinski scored]; Anderson doubled to right
[Boone scored]; Dierker threw a wild pitch [Anderson to third];
Harmon flied out to center; 4 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (second to first); Cabell
grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 2ND: Underwood grounded out (first unassisted); Cash
grounded out (third to first); Schmidt struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Helms flied out to left; Jutze popped to first in
foul territory; Dierker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 3RD: Johnstone struck out; Luzinski was hit by a pitch;
Allen grounded out (first unassisted) [Luzinski to second];
Boone flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
walked; Cedeno lined into a double play (third to first)
[Metzger out at first]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 4TH: Anderson walked; Anderson was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Harmon struck out; Underwood
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson singled to center; Cabell grounded out (third
to first) [Watson to second]; Rader reached on an error by
Harmon [Watson stayed at second, Rader to first]; Helms flied
out to right; Jutze forced Watson (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 4.

PHILLIES 5TH: Cash grounded out (third to first); Schmidt popped
to second; Johnstone homered; Luzinski struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 6TH: HOWARD BATTED FOR DIERKER; Howard was called out on
strikes; Gross walked; Metzger singled to left [Gross to
second]; Underwood balked [Gross to third, Metzger to second];
Cedeno hit a sacrifice fly to center [Gross scored, Metzger to
third]; Watson singled to center [Metzger scored]; Underwood
threw a wild pitch [Watson to second]; Cabell singled to pitcher
[Watson to third]; Rader walked [Cabell to second]; Helms
singled to left [Watson scored, Cabell scored, Rader to second];
CHRISTENSON REPLACED UNDERWOOD (PITCHING); MAY BATTED FOR JUTZE;
May lined to second; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 6TH: MAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); GRIFFIN REPLACED
HOWARD (PITCHING); Allen walked; HUTTON RAN FOR ALLEN; Boone
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Hutton out at second]; Anderson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 7TH: HUTTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); BOSWELL BATTED
FOR GRIFFIN; Boswell grounded out (third to first); Gross struck
out; Metzger lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 7TH: NIEKRO REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Harmon popped
to shortstop; Christenson reached on an error by Metzger
[Christenson to first]; Cash walked [Christenson to second];
Schmidt struck out; Johnstone grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BROWN REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PLAYING RF); Cedeno
singled to left; Watson singled to center [Cedeno to second];
Cabell walked [Cedeno to third, Watson to second]; Rader struck
out; Helms flied out to left; May grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

PHILLIES 8TH: Luzinski flied out to right; Hutton grounded out
(second to first); Boone grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 9TH: CRUZ BATTED FOR NIEKRO; Cruz lined to first; JOHNSON
BATTED FOR GROSS; Johnson flied out to center; Metzger lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Phillies 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   2    7
 Phillies         5   5   1    4


Data courtesy of Retrosheet