Houston Astros 6, Los Angeles Dodgers 5
Regular Season Game 73
Played on Monday, June 23, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  1  0    0  1  0    3  0  0  -   5  9  1
HOU N    0  6  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   6  6  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b,ss                   3   1   0   0       2   1       1   0
Paciorek lf                   5   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Marshall p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wynn cf                       3   1   1   0       2   0       6   0
Garvey 1b                     5   1   1   0       0   0       8   0
Cey 3b                        4   1   2   1       1   0       2   4
Ferguson rf                   3   0   2   2       1   1       1   0
Yeager c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Auerbach ss                   3   0   2   1       0   0       0   3
  De Jesus ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Buckner ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Lacy pr,2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Hooton p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  McMullen ph                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Rhoden p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lee ph,lf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   5   9   4       8   5      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Lopes (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Paciorek (6,off Roberts).
GDP: Garvey (10,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Paciorek (1,2nd base by Roberts/Johnson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   1   1   1       0   1       2   8
Cedeno cf                     2   1   1   1       2   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   1   3       1   0      12   0
Johnson c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       5   0
Cabell rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   0   0       1   0       0   5
Andrews 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Roberts p                     3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       30   6   6   5       5   2      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Gross (3).

BATTING - 
3B: Roberts (1,off Rhoden).
HR: Watson (10,2nd inning off Hooton 2 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (31,2nd base off Hooton/Yeager 2).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hooton L(6-6)                 3     5   6   6   3   2   1  17
Rhoden                        4     1   0   0   1   0   0  14
Marshall                      1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     6   6   6   5   2   1  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(4-9)                6.1   7   5   5   7   5   0  31
Niekro                        0     2   0   0   0   0   0   2
Granger SV(5)                 2.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        9     9   5   5   8   5   0  41

WP: Roberts (4).

Umpires: HP - Art Williams, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 12472


Starting Lineups:

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

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes struck out; Paciorek struck out; Wynn popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); Metzger
struck out; Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Watson walked;
Johnson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first); Cey
walked; Ferguson walked [Cey to second]; Yeager forced Ferguson
(shortstop to second) [Cey to third]; Auerbach singled [Cey
scored, Yeager to second]; Roberts threw a wild pitch [Yeager to
third, Auerbach to second]; Hooton struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell grounded out (shortstop to first); Rader
walked; Andrews singled [Rader to second]; Roberts forced
Andrews (third to second) [Rader scored (error by Lopes) (no
RBI)]; Gross singled [Roberts to second]; Metzger singled
[Roberts scored, Gross to second]; Cedeno singled [Gross scored,
Metzger to third]; Cedeno stole second; Watson homered [Metzger
scored, Cedeno scored]; Johnson made an out to first; 6 R, 5 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 6.

DODGERS 3RD: Lopes walked; Paciorek forced Lopes (third to
second); Paciorek was caught stealing second; Wynn walked;
Garvey flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell was called out on strikes; Rader popped to
catcher in foul territory; Andrews flied out to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 6.

DODGERS 4TH: Cey flied out to center; Ferguson singled; Yeager
struck out; Auerbach singled to left [Ferguson to third,
Auerbach to second (error by Gross)]; MCMULLEN BATTED FOR
HOOTON; McMullen walked; Lopes flied out to center; 0 R, 2 H, 1
E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 4TH: RHODEN REPLACED MCMULLEN (PITCHING); Roberts
tripled; Gross flied out to left; Metzger reached on a fielder's
choice [Roberts out at home (shortstop to catcher to third)];
Cedeno walked [Metzger to second]; Watson flied out to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 6.

DODGERS 5TH: Paciorek doubled; Wynn singled [Paciorek to third];
Garvey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Paciorek scored (no RBI), Wynn out at second]; Cey
singled; Ferguson struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 2,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Johnson flied out to left; Cabell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rader flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 6.

DODGERS 6TH: Yeager grounded out (third to first); Auerbach
grounded out (shortstop to first); Rhoden grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: DE JESUS REPLACED AUERBACH (PLAYING SS); Andrews
grounded out (third to first); Roberts popped to third in foul
territory; Gross flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 2, Astros 6.

DODGERS 7TH: Lopes walked; Paciorek grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Lopes to second]; Wynn walked; Garvey singled [Lopes to
third, Wynn to second]; NIEKRO REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Cey
singled [Lopes scored, Wynn to third, Garvey to second];
Ferguson singled [Wynn scored, Garvey scored, Cey to third];
GRANGER REPLACED NIEKRO (PITCHING); Cey was picked off third;
Yeager grounded out (shortstop to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Metzger flied out to center; Cedeno grounded out
(third to first); Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 6.

DODGERS 8TH: BUCKNER BATTED FOR DE JESUS; Buckner walked; LACY
RAN FOR BUCKNER; LEE BATTED FOR RHODEN; Lee forced Lacy (pitcher
to shortstop); Lopes forced Lee (pitcher to shortstop); Paciorek
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: LEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); LACY STAYED IN GAME
(PLAYING 2B); LOPES CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); MARSHALL
REPLACED PACIOREK (PITCHING); Johnson walked; Cabell grounded
out (second to first) [Johnson to second]; Rader grounded out
(third to first); Andrews flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 6.

DODGERS 9TH: Wynn grounded out (third to first); Garvey grounded
out (third to first); Cey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          5   9   1    9
 Astros           6   6   1    5


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