Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 1
Regular Season Game 87
Played on Monday, July 7, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    5  0  0    0  0  x  -   5  4  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mangual cf                    5   0   2   0       0   2       2   0
Foli ss                       5   0   1   0       0   2       3   4
Jorgensen 1b                  5   0   1   0       0   0      13   1
Biittner lf                   3   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Carter c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Scott rf                      2   0   0   0       2   0       0   0
Mackanin 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Parrish 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       0   6
Rogers p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Scanlon ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   8   0       4   6      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Parrish-Mackanin-Jorgensen.
PB: Carter (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Foli (10,off Dierker); Mangual (10,off Dierker).
HBP: Mackanin (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Parrish (3,2nd base off Dierker/Johnson).
CS: Scott (4,Home by Dierker/Johnson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard cf                     4   0   1   2       0   0       2   0
Gross rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cabell lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       9   1
Johnson c                     2   1   0   0       2   1       8   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   1       1   0       0   2
Metzger ss                    2   1   0   0       2   0       3   0
Andrews 2b                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
  Boswell ph,2b               1   1   0   0       1   0       1   2
Dierker p                     2   0   0   1       0   0       0   3
Totals                       26   5   4   4       7   3      27  11

FIELDING - 
PB: Johnson (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Rader (17,off Rogers).
SH: Dierker (6,off Rogers).
GDP: Rader (6,off Rogers).
IBB: Metzger (4,by Rogers); Boswell (5,by Rogers).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rogers L(5-7)                 8     4   5   5   7   3   0  34

WP: Rogers 2 (5).
IBB: Rogers 2 (6,Metzger,Boswell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(8-9)                9     8   1   1   4   6   0  39

WP: Dierker (5).
HBP: Dierker (4,Mackanin).

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Art Williams
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 8100


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Mangual             cf        Howard              cf
2. Foli                ss        Gross               rf
3. Jorgensen           1b        Cabell              lf
4. Biittner            lf        Watson              1b
5. Carter              c         Johnson             c
6. Scott               rf        Rader               3b
7. Mackanin            2b        Metzger             ss
8. Parrish             3b        Andrews             2b
9. Rogers              p         Dierker             p

EXPOS 1ST: Mangual struck out; Foli doubled to left; Jorgensen
lined to left; Biittner walked; Carter popped to shortstop; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard lined to shortstop; Gross walked; Cabell
grounded out (third to first) [Gross to second]; Watson grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros
0.

EXPOS 2ND: Scott walked; Mackanin was hit by a pitch [Scott to
second]; Parrish grounded out (second to first) [Scott to third,
Mackanin to second]; Scott was caught stealing home (catcher
unassisted) [Mackanin to third]; Rogers grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson walked; Rader grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Johnson out at second]; Metzger
walked; Andrews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Mangual struck out; Foli lined to right; Jorgensen
lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Howard
grounded out (third to first); Gross lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

EXPOS 4TH: Biittner singled to center; On a bunt Carter made an
out to first [Biittner stayed at first]; Gary Carter called
for interference; Scott walked [Biittner to second];
Mackanin grounded out (second to first) [Biittner to third,
Scott to second]; Dierker threw a wild pitch [Biittner scored,
Scott to third]; Parrish walked; Parrish stole second; Rogers
struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell flied out to center; Watson singled; Rogers
threw a wild pitch [Watson to second]; Johnson walked; Rader
doubled [Watson scored, Johnson to third]; Metzger was walked
intentionally; BOSWELL BATTED FOR ANDREWS; Carter allowed a
passed ball [Johnson scored, Rader to third, Metzger to second];
Boswell was walked intentionally; Dierker out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Rader scored, Metzger to third, Boswell
to second]; Howard singled [Metzger scored, Boswell scored];
Gross singled [Howard to third]; Cabell grounded out (third to
first); 5 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 5TH: BOSWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Mangual flied
out to center; Foli was called out on strikes; Jorgensen singled
to center; Biittner singled to right [Jorgensen to second];
Carter singled to left [Jorgensen to third, Biittner to second];
Scott grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson flied out to left; Johnson grounded out
(third to first); Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 6TH: Mackanin popped to catcher; Parrish flied out to
left; Rogers grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); Boswell
grounded out (second to first); Dierker flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 7TH: Mangual doubled; Foli reached on a fielder's choice
[Mangual out at third (pitcher to third to shortstop)];
Jorgensen forced Foli (first to shortstop); Johnson allowed a
passed ball [Jorgensen to second]; Biittner grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross
grounded out (second to first); Cabell was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 8TH: Carter grounded out (third to first); Scott lined to
center; Mackanin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson made an out to shortstop; Johnson struck out;
Rader walked; Rogers threw a wild pitch [Rader to second];
Metzger grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 9TH: Parrish made an out to second; SCANLON BATTED FOR
ROGERS; Scanlon singled; Mangual singled to left [Scanlon to
second]; Foli struck out; Jorgensen grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            1   8   0   11
 Astros           5   4   0    5


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