Houston Astros 4, Montreal Expos 3 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 89
Played on Wednesday, July 9, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

MON N    1  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  -   3  8  0
HOU N    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  -   4  7  0
Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mangual cf                    5   1   3   2       0   1       4   0
Scott rf                      5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Jorgensen 1b                  4   0   2   1       0   0       9   1
Biittner lf                   5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Carter c                      4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Parrish 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
Mackanin 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       4   3
Foli ss                       2   0   0   0       2   1       3   6
Blair p                       4   0   1   0       0   3       1   1
  DeMola p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3   8   3       4   7      28  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Mackanin-Foli-Jorgensen.

BATTING - 
2B: Mangual (11,off Forsch).
HBP: Jorgensen (4,by Forsch).
GDP: Biittner 2 (9,off Forsch 2).
IBB: Foli (3,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Mangual (20,2nd base off Forsch/Johnson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Gross rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cedeno cf                     5   0   1   2       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
Johnson c                     3   1   0   0       1   0       8   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   0       1   2
Metzger ss                    2   0   1   1       1   0       2   2
Andrews 2b                    2   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
  Boswell ph,2b               2   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
Forsch p                      1   1   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stanton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       32   4   7   4       4   2      30  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Forsch-Metzger-Watson, Rader-Johnson-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Howard (6,off Blair).
HR: Rader (6,9th inning off Blair 0 on 1 out).
SH: Gross (6,off DeMola).
SF: Metzger (2,off Blair).
HBP: Howard (2,by DeMola).
GDP: Boswell (2,off Blair).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (34,2nd base off Blair/Carter).

PITCHING
Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blair                         8.1   6   3   3   4   1   1  34
DeMola L(3-3)                 1     1   1   1   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9.1   7   4   4   4   2   1  39

HBP: DeMola (2,Howard).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch                        8     7   3   3   1   6   0  31
Stanton                       0.1   0   0   0   3   0   0   4
Granger W(2-2)                1.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   6
Totals                       10     8   3   3   4   7   0  41

HBP: Forsch (2,Jorgensen).
IBB: Forsch (3,Foli).

Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Art Williams, 2B - Paul Runge, 3B - Ed Vargo
Ejections: Larry Lintz by Bruce Froemming [Balls and strikes (not
in game)]
Time of Game: 2:12   Attendance: 9304


Starting Lineups:

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

EXPOS 1ST: Larry Lintz ejected by HP umpire Bruce Froemming
sometime in game; Mangual singled to center; Mangual stole
second; Scott struck out; Jorgensen singled [Mangual scored];
Biittner grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Jorgensen out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard made an out to shortstop; Gross grounded out
(first to pitcher); Cedeno flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 1, Astros 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Carter singled to shortstop; Parrish singled to left
[Carter to second]; Mackanin flied out to center [Carter to
third, Parrish to second]; Foli was walked intentionally; Blair
struck out; Mangual doubled to left [Carter scored, Parrish
scored, Foli to third]; Scott grounded out (shortstop to first);
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson
walked; Rader singled [Johnson to third]; Metzger hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Johnson scored, Rader to second];
Andrews grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 1.

EXPOS 3RD: Jorgensen grounded out (second to first); Biittner
grounded out (second to first); Carter made an out to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Forsch walked; Howard doubled [Forsch to third];
Gross walked; Cedeno forced Gross (shortstop to second) [Forsch
scored, Howard to third]; Cedeno stole second; Watson made an
out to second; Johnson lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Parrish grounded out (second to first); Mackanin
flied out to left; Foli struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos
3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader flied out to center; Metzger flied out to
right; Andrews grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Blair singled to right; Mangual singled to left
[Blair to second]; Scott made an out to third; Jorgensen was hit
by a pitch [Blair to third, Mangual to second]; Biittner
grounded into a double play (third to catcher to first) [Blair
out at home]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Forsch made an out to second; Howard grounded out
(pitcher to first); Gross grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 6TH: Carter made an out to second; Parrish flied out to
center; Mackanin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); Watson
flied out to left; Johnson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 7TH: Foli grounded out (pitcher to first); Blair struck
out; Mangual struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros
2.

ASTROS 7TH: Rader grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
singled; BOSWELL BATTED FOR ANDREWS; Boswell grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Metzger out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 8TH: BOSWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Scott flied out
to left; Jorgensen flied out to center; Biittner flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: CRUZ BATTED FOR FORSCH; Cruz struck out; Howard
singled; Gross singled [Howard to third]; Cedeno reached on a
fielder's choice [Howard out at home (shortstop to catcher),
Gross to second]; Watson grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

EXPOS 9TH: STANTON REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Carter walked;
Debut game for Mike Stanton; Parrish walked [Carter to
second]; Mackanin forced Parrish (second to shortstop) [Carter
to third]; Foli walked [Mackanin to second]; GRANGER REPLACED
STANTON (PITCHING); Blair struck out; Mangual grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Johnson made an out to shortstop; Rader homered;
Metzger walked; DEMOLA REPLACED BLAIR (PITCHING); Boswell flied
out to center; Granger struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos
3, Astros 3.

EXPOS 10TH: Scott grounded out (second to first); Jorgensen
singled; Biittner grounded out (second to first) [Jorgensen to
second]; Carter grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Howard was hit by a pitch; Gross out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Howard to second]; Cedeno singled
[Howard scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Expos 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Expos            3   8   0    8
 Astros           4   7   0    7


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