Houston Astros 5, Montreal Expos 1
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Tuesday, July 8, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  2
HOU N    2  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  x  -   5 11  2
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mangual cf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Foli ss                       4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Carter rf                     4   0   2   0       0   1       1   0
Bailey lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Colbert 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       8   1
Mackanin 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   2
Parrish 3b                    3   1   1   1       0   0       0   1
Foote c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       7   3
Renko p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Warthen p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Murray p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Morales ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       31   1   4   1       1   7      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Bailey-Foote-Mackanin, Murray-Foli-Colbert.
E: Foli (13), Mackanin (11).

BATTING - 
HR: Parrish (6,5th inning off Roberts 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Mangual (5,off Roberts); Bailey (3,off Roberts).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     5   1   2   0       0   0       4   0
Gross rf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   2   1       0   1       9   0
May c                         2   1   1   1       1   0       7   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   2       0   3
Metzger ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   4
Andrews 2b                    3   1   0   1       0   1       3   3
Roberts p                     3   0   2   2       0   1       1   0
Totals                       31   5  11   5       3   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Andrews-Watson, Rader-Andrews-Watson.
E: Rader 2 (8).

BATTING - 
2B: Metzger (6,off Renko); May (8,off Murray).
SH: Roberts (7,off Taylor).
SF: May (3,off Renko); Andrews (5,off Renko).
GDP: Watson (5,off Murray).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Howard (7,2nd base off Warthen/Foote).
CS: Rader (2,2nd base by Renko/Foote).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Renko L(4-7)                  5.2   8   5   4   3   6   0  27
Warthen                       0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Murray                        1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Taylor                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    11   5   4   3   7   0  37

WP: Renko (6).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Roberts W(5-10)               9     4   1   1   1   7   1  32


Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Art Williams, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:15   Attendance: 9542


Starting Lineups:

   Montreal Expos                Houston Astros           
1. Mangual             cf        Howard              lf
2. Foli                ss        Gross               rf
3. Carter              rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Bailey              lf        Watson              1b
5. Colbert             1b        May                 c
6. Mackanin            2b        Rader               3b
7. Parrish             3b        Metzger             ss
8. Foote               c         Andrews             2b
9. Renko               p         Roberts             p

EXPOS 1ST: Mangual grounded out (third to first); Foli grounded
out (third to first); Carter lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard singled; Gross singled to left [Howard to
second]; Cedeno struck out; Watson singled [Howard scored, Gross
to third]; May sacrifice flied into a double play to left [Gross
scored, Watson out at second (left to catcher to second)]; 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 2ND: Bailey singled to left; Colbert flied out to left;
Mackanin struck out; Parrish lined to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader walked; Metzger made an out to catcher; Rader
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first to
shortstop); Andrews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0,
Astros 2.

EXPOS 3RD: Foote reached on an error by Rader [Foote to first];
Renko struck out; Mangual grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Foote out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.
 Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Roberts struck out (catcher to first); Howard
grounded out (second to first); Gross singled; Cedeno walked
[Gross to second]; Watson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 0, Astros 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Foli made an out to first; Carter singled to left;
Bailey grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Carter out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: May walked; Rader struck out; Metzger doubled [May
to third]; Andrews hit a sacrifice fly to center [May scored];
Roberts singled [Metzger scored]; Howard lined to left; 2 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 0, Astros 4.

EXPOS 5TH: Colbert struck out; Mackanin grounded out (pitcher
unassisted); Parrish homered; Foote popped to second; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Gross struck out; Cedeno grounded out (third to
first); Watson singled; Renko threw a wild pitch [Watson to
second]; May flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1,
Astros 4.

EXPOS 6TH: Renko grounded out (shortstop to first); Mangual
grounded out (second to first); Foli lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader flied out to left; Metzger grounded out
(second to first); Andrews reached on an error by Foli [Andrews
to second]; Roberts singled [Andrews scored (unearned)]; WARTHEN
REPLACED RENKO (PITCHING); Howard singled [Roberts to third];
Howard stole second; Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); 1
R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 7TH: Carter struck out; Bailey grounded out (shortstop to
first); Colbert struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 1,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: MURRAY REPLACED WARTHEN (PITCHING); Cedeno singled;
Watson grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Cedeno out at second]; May doubled; Rader struck out; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 8TH: Mackanin struck out; Parrish grounded out (shortstop
to first); Foote reached on an error by Rader [Foote to first];
MORALES BATTED FOR MURRAY; Morales lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: TAYLOR REPLACED MORALES (PITCHING); Metzger grounded
out (pitcher to shortstop to first); Andrews reached on an error
by Mackanin [Andrews to first]; Roberts out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Andrews to second]; Howard flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

EXPOS 9TH: Mangual walked; Foli flied out to center; Carter
singled to left [Mangual to second]; Bailey flied out to center;
Colbert struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            1   4   2    4
 Astros           5  11   2    8


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