Houston Astros 6, Montreal Expos 5
Regular Season Game 100
Played on Thursday, July 24, 1975 (N) at Parc Jarry

HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  4    0  0  0  -   6 11  0
MON N    0  0  2    0  1  0    0  1  1  -   5 10  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard cf                     5   1   2   1       0   1       3   1
Gross rf                      3   1   1   1       2   0       1   0
Cabell lf,1b                  5   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     5   1   3   1       0   0       7   0
  Cruz lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May c                         4   1   2   1       0   0       8   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Metzger ss                    2   1   1   0       1   0       3   3
  Andrews 2b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Milbourne 2b,ss               3   1   1   2       0   1       2   3
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  11   6       3   4      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (20,off Renko); Gross (5,off Renko).
3B: Milbourne (2,off Renko).
SH: Metzger (14,off Renko); Dierker (7,off Renko); Milbourne (2,off Carrithers).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Metzger (3,2nd base off Carrithers/Carter).
CS: Howard (8,2nd base by Renko/Carter); Metzger (5,Home by Carrithers/Carter).

Montreal Expos               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Mangual cf                    5   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Jorgensen 1b                  4   1   2   2       0   0      12   0
  Bailey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Biittner rf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Carter c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       5   2
Lyttle lf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Parrish 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   3
Mackanin 2b                   4   2   2   1       0   0       3   4
Foli ss                       4   1   3   1       0   0       2   2
Renko p                       1   1   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Taylor p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scott ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Carrithers p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Morales ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   5  10   5       2   5      27  14

FIELDING - 
E: Renko (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Mackanin (7,off Dierker); Parrish (15,off Dierker); Foli (13,off Granger).
HR: Renko (1,5th inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out); Jorgensen (8,8th inning off
Dierker 0 on 0 out); Mackanin (6,9th inning off Dierker 0 on 0 out).
SH: Renko (5,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(9-10)               8     9   5   5   2   4   3  34
Granger                       0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Cosgrove SV(1)                0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    10   5   5   2   5   3  38

Dierker faced 1 batter in the 9th inning

Montreal Expos               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Renko L(4-8)                  6     9   6   6   1   4   0  28
Taylor                        1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Carrithers                    2     0   0   0   2   0   0   7
Totals                        9    11   6   6   3   4   0  40

WP: Renko (7).
BK: Renko (1).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Dutch Rennert
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 7185


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Howard struck out; Gross walked; Renko threw a wild
pitch [Gross to second]; Cabell grounded out (pitcher to first);
Watson doubled to left [Gross scored]; May made an out to
second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 1ST: Mangual struck out; Jorgensen popped to shortstop;
Biittner flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Expos 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader singled to left; Metzger reached on an error
by Renko on a sacrifice bunt [Rader to second, Metzger to
first]; Milbourne struck out; Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [Rader to third, Metzger to second]; Howard
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 2ND: Carter popped to catcher in foul territory; Lyttle
grounded out (first unassisted); Parrish grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Cabell made
an out to first; Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 0.

EXPOS 3RD: Mackanin doubled to left; Foli singled to center
[Mackanin scored]; Renko out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Foli to second]; Mangual grounded out (shortstop to
first); Jorgensen singled to center [Foli scored]; Biittner
walked [Jorgensen to second]; Carter flied to left in foul
territory; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 2.

ASTROS 4TH: May lined to center; Rader grounded out (third to
first); Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 2.

EXPOS 4TH: Lyttle struck out; Parrish doubled to center [Parrish
out at third (center to shortstop to first)]; Mackanin made an
out to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Expos 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Milbourne flied out to left; Dierker struck out;
Howard singled; Gross doubled to left [Howard scored]; Cabell
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Expos 2.

EXPOS 5TH: Foli lined to right; Renko homered; Mangual popped to
catcher in foul territory; Jorgensen popped to catcher in foul
territory; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Expos 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson singled to left; Renko balked [Watson to
second]; May singled to right [Watson scored]; Rader was called
out on strikes; Metzger singled to right [May to second];
Milbourne tripled to right [May scored, Metzger scored]; Dierker
grounded out (pitcher to first); Howard singled to left
[Milbourne scored]; Howard was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 3.

EXPOS 6TH: Biittner grounded out (second to first); Carter
walked; Lyttle lined to pitcher (pitcher to shortstop); Parrish
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 3.

ASTROS 7TH: TAYLOR REPLACED RENKO (PITCHING); Gross flied out to
left; Cabell grounded out (third to first); Watson singled to
right; May singled to right [Watson to second]; Rader flied out
to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 3.

EXPOS 7TH: Mackanin flied out to center; Foli singled to left;
SCOTT BATTED FOR TAYLOR; Scott struck out; Mangual forced Foli
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 3.

ASTROS 8TH: CARRITHERS REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Metzger
walked; Metzger stole second; Milbourne out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Metzger to third]; Metzger was caught
stealing home (catcher unassisted); Dierker grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 3.

EXPOS 8TH: ANDREWS REPLACED METZGER (PLAYING 2B); MILBOURNE
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Jorgensen homered; Biittner
grounded out (third to first); Carter grounded out (third to
first); Lyttle singled to center; Parrish struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 4.

ASTROS 9TH: Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross
walked; Cabell forced Gross (second to shortstop); Watson forced
Cabell (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6,
Expos 4.

EXPOS 9TH: CRUZ REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); CABELL CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Mackanin homered; GRANGER REPLACED
DIERKER (PITCHING); Foli doubled to left; MORALES BATTED FOR
CARRITHERS; Morales grounded out (shortstop to first); Mangual
struck out; COSGROVE REPLACED GRANGER (PITCHING); BAILEY BATTED
FOR JORGENSEN; Bailey grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Expos 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6  11   0    7
 Expos            5  10   1    6


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