Philadelphia Phillies 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Saturday, July 19, 1975 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  0
PHI N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   1  7  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     3   0   0   0       1   3       2   0
Gross rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
May c                         4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Boswell 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Johnson ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Milbourne pr                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       30   0   4   0       2   7      24   6

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (22,off Christenson).
GDP: May (4,off Christenson).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Howard (8,2nd base off Christenson/Oates).
CS: Cedeno (10,2nd base by Christenson/Oates).

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   7
Bowa ss                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   3
Johnstone rf                  3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
  Brown lf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Luzinski lf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Anderson rf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Allen 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
  Hutton 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Schmidt 3b                    3   1   0   0       1   3       1   0
Maddox cf                     3   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Oates c                       2   0   2   1       0   0       7   1
Christenson p                 3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       29   1   7   1       3   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bowa-Cash-Hutton.
E: Bowa (14).

BATTING - 
SF: Oates (2,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Johnstone (3,2nd base by Dierker/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(8-10)               7     6   1   1   3   7   0  29
Niekro                        1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        8     7   1   1   3   9   0  33

WP: Dierker (7).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Christenson W(5-1)            9     4   0   0   2   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - Dutch Rennert, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 30983


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Howard              lf        Cash                2b
2. Gross               rf        Bowa                ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Johnstone           rf
4. Watson              1b        Luzinski            lf
5. May                 c         Allen               1b
6. Boswell             2b        Schmidt             3b
7. Rader               3b        Maddox              cf
8. Metzger             ss        Oates               c
9. Dierker             p         Christenson         p

ASTROS 1ST: Howard struck out; Gross grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Cash flied out to left; On a bunt Bowa singled to
pitcher; Johnstone flied out to center; Luzinski singled to
right [Bowa to third]; Allen struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to right; May flied out to left;
Boswell reached on an error by Bowa [Boswell to first]; Rader
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Schmidt struck out; Maddox grounded out (shortstop
to first); Oates singled to center; Christenson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger flied out to center; Dierker struck out;
Howard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Cash popped to second; Bowa walked; Dierker threw
a wild pitch [Bowa to second]; Johnstone walked; Luzinski struck
out; Allen was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Gross singled to left; Cedeno forced Gross (second
to shortstop); Cedeno was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 4TH: Schmidt walked; Maddox singled to center [Schmidt
to third]; Oates hit a sacrifice fly to center [Schmidt scored];
Christenson grounded out (shortstop to first) [Maddox to
second]; Cash flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 5TH: May grounded out (first unassisted); Boswell
grounded out (first unassisted); Rader struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Bowa popped to third in foul territory; Johnstone
singled to right; Johnstone was picked off and caught stealing
second (pitcher to second to first); Luzinski flied out to left;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Dierker
grounded out (shortstop to first); Howard walked; Howard stole
second; Gross grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Allen lined to shortstop; Schmidt struck out;
Maddox struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno doubled to center; Watson struck out; May
flied out to center [Cedeno to third]; Boswell popped to third;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Oates singled to right; Christenson struck out;
Cash grounded out (first unassisted) [Oates to second]; Bowa
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader flied out to center; Metzger flied out to
center; JOHNSON BATTED FOR DIERKER; Johnson walked; MILBOURNE
RAN FOR JOHNSON; Howard struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: NIEKRO REPLACED MILBOURNE (PITCHING); Johnstone
grounded out (first to pitcher); Luzinski struck out; Allen
singled to center; Schmidt struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BROWN REPLACED JOHNSTONE (PLAYING LF); ANDERSON
REPLACED LUZINSKI (PLAYING RF); HUTTON REPLACED ALLEN (PLAYING
1B); Gross grounded out (second to first); Cedeno singled to
shortstop; Watson singled to second [Cedeno to third]; May
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Watson out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   4   0    5
 Phillies         1   7   1    8


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