Los Angeles Dodgers 8, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 74
Played on Tuesday, June 24, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    4  0  3    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   8 11  0
HOU N    0  2  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      4   2   0   0       1   2       1   3
Buckner lf                    2   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
  Yeager c                    1   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
Wynn cf,lf                    5   0   0   0       0   3       4   0
Garvey 1b                     4   1   2   3       1   1       9   0
Cey 3b                        4   2   1   1       1   0       0   0
Ferguson c,rf                 5   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Cruz rf,cf                    4   1   3   1       0   0       3   0
De Jesus ss                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   7
Rau p                         3   0   3   2       1   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  11   7       6  10      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. De Jesus-Garvey, De Jesus-Lopes-Garvey.

BATTING - 
HR: Garvey (9,1st inning off Griffin 2 on 1 out); Cey (11,1st inning off Griffin
0 on 1 out).
GDP: Cey (7,off Cosgrove).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes 4 (26,2nd base off Griffin/Johnson 2,2nd base off Forsch/Johnson,3rd
base off Forsch/Johnson); Cruz (1,2nd base off Griffin/Johnson); Garvey
(4,2nd base off Forsch/Johnson).
CS: De Jesus (2,3rd base by Forsch/Johnson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   2   0       1   0       5   1
Johnson c                     4   0   1   0       0   1      10   1
Cabell rf                     2   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      3   2   2   2       0   1       1   1
Andrews 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Griffin p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Helms ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   6   3       1   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Johnson-Rader, Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Johnson (5).
PB: Johnson (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (15,off Rau).
HR: Rader 2 (5,2nd inning off Rau 0 on 2 out,5th inning off Rau 0 on 0 out).
SF: Cabell (2,off Rau).
GDP: Cabell (5,off Rau); Gross (2,off Rau).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rau W(7-6)                    9     6   3   3   1   5   2  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin L(3-8)                2.1   5   6   6   3   2   2  15
Crawford                      0     3   1   1   0   0   0   3
Forsch                        5.2   3   1   0   2   8   0  21
Cosgrove                      1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   8   7   6  10   2  42


Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Art Williams
Ejections: Bill Buckner by Art Williams [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 14285


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Lopes               2b        Gross               lf
2. Buckner             lf        Metzger             ss
3. Wynn                cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Garvey              1b        Watson              1b
5. Cey                 3b        Johnson             c
6. Ferguson            c         Cabell              rf
7. Cruz                rf        Rader               3b
8. De Jesus            ss        Andrews             2b
9. Rau                 p         Griffin             p

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; Buckner walked;
Wynn struck out; Garvey homered [Lopes scored, Buckner scored];
Cey homered; Ferguson grounded out (third to first); Cruz
singled; Cruz stole second; De Jesus struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross flied out to center; Metzger flied out to
left; Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
4, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Rau singled; Lopes forced Rau (shortstop to
second); Lopes stole second; Buckner grounded out (first to
pitcher) [Lopes to third]; Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson doubled; Johnson flied out to right [Watson
to third]; Cabell hit a sacrifice fly to right [Watson scored];
Rader homered; Andrews flied out to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 4, Astros 2.

DODGERS 3RD: Garvey made an out to shortstop; Cey walked;
Ferguson singled [Cey to second]; CRAWFORD REPLACED GRIFFIN
(PITCHING); Cruz singled [Cey scored, Ferguson to second]; De
Jesus singled [Ferguson to third, Cruz to second]; Rau singled
[Ferguson scored, Cruz scored, De Jesus to second]; FORSCH
REPLACED CRAWFORD (PITCHING); Lopes struck out while De Jesus
was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Forsch struck out; Gross grounded out (shortstop to
first); Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

DODGERS 4TH: Buckner struck out; Bill Buckner ejected by 3B
umpire Art Williams; Wynn struck out; Garvey struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: YEAGER REPLACED BUCKNER (PLAYING C ); FERGUSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); CRUZ CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
CF); WYNN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); Cedeno was called out
on strikes; Watson walked; Johnson singled [Watson to second];
Cabell grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Johnson
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

DODGERS 5TH: Cey grounded out (pitcher to first); Ferguson flied
out to center; Cruz singled; De Jesus flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader homered; Andrews flied out to left; Forsch
struck out; Gross grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 3.

DODGERS 6TH: Rau singled; Lopes forced Rau (pitcher to
shortstop); Lopes stole second; Lopes stole third [Lopes scored
(error by Johnson) (unearned)]; Yeager struck out; Wynn struck
out; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson singled; Johnson was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros
3.

DODGERS 7TH: Garvey singled; Garvey stole second; Cey flied out
to center; Ferguson struck out; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cabell made an out to shortstop; Rader struck out;
Andrews flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 8,
Astros 3.

DODGERS 8TH: De Jesus made an out to second; Rau walked; Johnson
allowed a passed ball [Rau to second]; Lopes struck out; Yeager
walked; Wynn flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers
8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: HELMS BATTED FOR FORSCH; Helms singled; Gross
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Helms out at second]; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

DODGERS 9TH: COSGROVE REPLACED HELMS (PITCHING); Garvey walked;
Cey grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Garvey out at second]; Ferguson grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Cedeno lined to left; Watson flied out to center;
Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Dodgers 8, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          8  11   0    7
 Astros           3   6   1    2


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