Los Angeles Dodgers 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 68
Played on Tuesday, June 17, 1975 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  4  0
LA  N    3  0  0    1  1  0    0  1  x  -   6 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   6
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   1      10   0
May c                         4   0   1   0       0   2       6   0
  Jutze pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       2   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
Milbourne 2b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Boswell ph,2b               0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Roberts p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Howard ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Richard p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabell ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       3   6      24  12

FIELDING - 
PB: May (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (13,off Messersmith).
GDP: Cruz (4,off Messersmith).
Team LOB: 5.

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      3   2   2   0       2   1       3   3
Paciorek lf                   5   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Wynn cf                       3   1   2   0       2   0       2   0
  Cruz cf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Garvey 1b                     5   0   2   1       0   0      10   0
Cey 3b                        4   1   1   3       1   2       0   2
Ferguson rf                   4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Yeager c                      4   1   1   1       0   0       5   3
Auerbach ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Buckner ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  De Jesus ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Messersmith p                 4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   6  12   6       5   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. De Jesus-Lopes-Garvey.

BATTING - 
2B: Garvey (13,off Niekro).
HR: Cey (9,1st inning off Roberts 2 on 2 out); Yeager (3,4th inning off Roberts
0 on 0 out).
IBB: Cey (6,by Roberts).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes (22,2nd base off Niekro/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts L(3-9)                5     8   5   5   2   2   2  25
Richard                       2     3   0   0   1   3   0  10
Niekro                        1     1   1   1   2   1   0   6
Totals                        8    12   6   6   5   6   2  41

IBB: Roberts (4,Cey).

Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Messersmith W(10-3)           9     4   1   1   3   6   0  33


Umpires: HP - Terry Tata, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:04   Attendance: 25586


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Gross               lf        Lopes               2b
2. Metzger             ss        Paciorek            lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Wynn                cf
4. Watson              1b        Garvey              1b
5. May                 c         Cey                 3b
6. Cruz                rf        Ferguson            rf
7. Rader               3b        Yeager              c
8. Milbourne           2b        Auerbach            ss
9. Roberts             p         Messersmith         p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross flied out to left; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); Cedeno made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes singled to right; Paciorek struck out; Wynn
singled to center [Lopes to second]; Garvey grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Lopes to third, Wynn to second]; Cey
homered [Lopes scored, Wynn scored]; Ferguson grounded out
(pitcher to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (third to first); May grounded
out (catcher to first); Cruz walked; Rader forced Cruz
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers
3.

DODGERS 2ND: Yeager grounded out (shortstop to first); Auerbach
grounded out (third to first); Messersmith singled to shortstop;
Lopes singled to center [Messersmith to third]; Paciorek flied
out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Milbourne popped to first; Roberts flied out to
center; Gross struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 3RD: Wynn singled to left; On a bunt Garvey made an out
to pitcher; Cey lined to third; Ferguson forced Wynn (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno
popped to shortstop; Watson doubled to left; May struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 3.

DODGERS 4TH: Yeager homered; Auerbach grounded out (pitcher to
second to first); Messersmith grounded out (second to first);
Lopes was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz flied out to right; Rader flied out to center;
Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Dodgers 4.

DODGERS 5TH: Paciorek singled to left; Wynn walked [Paciorek to
second]; Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first) [Paciorek to
third, Wynn to second]; Cey was walked intentionally; Ferguson
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Paciorek scored, Wynn to
third, Cey to second]; Yeager grounded out (pitcher to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 6TH: HOWARD BATTED FOR ROBERTS; Howard was called out on
strikes; Gross made an out to shortstop; Metzger struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 6TH: RICHARD REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Auerbach flied
out to left; Messersmith struck out; Lopes walked; Paciorek
singled to left [Lopes to second]; Wynn forced Paciorek (second
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno popped to catcher in foul territory; Watson
struck out; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 7TH: Garvey singled to third; Cey struck out; Ferguson
singled to center [Garvey to second]; Yeager flied out to right
[Garvey to third]; BUCKNER BATTED FOR AUERBACH; Buckner struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 5.

ASTROS 8TH: DE JESUS REPLACED BUCKNER (PLAYING SS); Cruz walked;
Rader forced Cruz (third to second); BOSWELL BATTED FOR
MILBOURNE; Boswell walked [Rader to second]; CABELL BATTED FOR
RICHARD; Cabell singled to left [Rader scored, Boswell to
second]; Gross grounded out (second to first) [Boswell to third,
Cabell to second]; Metzger flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 5.

DODGERS 8TH: BOSWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); NIEKRO
REPLACED CABELL (PITCHING); Messersmith grounded out (shortstop
to first); Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; May allowed a
passed ball [Lopes to third]; Paciorek flied out to center; Wynn
walked; Garvey doubled to left [Lopes scored, Wynn to third];
Cey struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 6.

ASTROS 9TH: CRUZ REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING CF); Cedeno flied out to
center; Watson singled to center; May singled to right [Watson
to second]; JUTZE RAN FOR MAY; Cruz grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Jutze out at second]; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Dodgers 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    5
 Dodgers          6  12   0   11


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