Houston Astros 6, San Francisco Giants 3
Regular Season Game 148
Played on Wednesday, September 10, 1975 (N) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  4  2    0  0  0  -   6  8  0
SF  N    2  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     4   1   1   1       1   0       1   0
Andrews 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       1   0       1   1
Johnson 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
  DaVanon 3b                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       5   2   2   0       0   0       6   0
May c                         4   1   1   2       1   0       3   1
Cabell 3b,1b                  3   1   1   0       1   0       4   1
Metzger ss                    1   0   0   1       2   0       2   5
Cosgrove p                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       33   6   8   4       7   0      27  13

FIELDING - 
PB: May (17).

BATTING - 
2B: Cosgrove (1,off Halicki); May (14,off Halicki); Howard (16,off Halicki).
SH: Andrews (8,off Lavelle).
SF: Metzger (4,off Halicki).
GDP: Cosgrove (1,off Caldwell).
IBB: Cabell (1,by Caldwell); Metzger (9,by Lavelle); Cedeno (7,by Lavelle).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (45,2nd base off Minton/Sadek).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Joshua cf                     4   1   2   1       0   1       3   0
Thomas 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       4   3
Murcer rf                     3   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Matthews lf                   3   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Montanez 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      11   1
Miller 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
LeMaster ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   5
Sadek c                       1   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
  Speier ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lavelle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Halicki p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Minton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Caldwell p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hill c                      1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       29   3   6   3       3   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thomas-Montanez.
E: Murcer (4), Miller (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Joshua (21,off Cosgrove); Thomas (21,off Cosgrove).
HR: Matthews (9,1st inning off Cosgrove 0 on 2 out).
SH: Minton (1,off Cosgrove).
SF: Murcer (11,off Cosgrove).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Thomas (13,2nd base by Cosgrove/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cosgrove W(1-1)               9     6   3   3   3   3   1  34

WP: Cosgrove (5).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Halicki L(9-13)               4.2   5   4   3   0   0   0  19
Minton                        0.1   1   2   1   1   0   0   3
Caldwell                      2     0   0   0   2   0   0   8
Lavelle                       2     2   0   0   4   0   0  12
Totals                        9     8   6   4   7   0   0  42

Minton faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Caldwell (1).
IBB: Caldwell (5,Cabell); Lavelle 2 (10,Metzger,Cedeno).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Terry Tata, 2B - Ed Sudol, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 1016


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Howard              lf        Joshua              cf
2. Andrews             2b        Thomas              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Murcer              rf
4. Johnson             1b        Matthews            lf
5. Cruz                rf        Montanez            1b
6. May                 c         Miller              3b
7. Cabell              3b        LeMaster            ss
8. Metzger             ss        Sadek               c
9. Cosgrove            p         Halicki             p

ASTROS 1ST: Howard flied out to left; Andrews grounded out
(third to first); Cedeno grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Joshua singled to second; Thomas grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Joshua to second]; Cosgrove threw a wild
pitch [Joshua to third]; Murcer hit a sacrifice fly to right
[Joshua scored]; Matthews homered; Montanez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz
flied out to left; May flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 2ND: Miller flied out to right; LeMaster flied out to
right; Sadek singled to third; Halicki forced Sadek (shortstop
to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell grounded out (second to first); Metzger
grounded out (first to pitcher to first); Cosgrove doubled to
left; Howard grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Joshua popped to third in foul territory; Thomas
walked; Murcer flied out to left; Thomas was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Andrews popped to first in foul territory; Cedeno
flied out to right; Johnson popped to third in foul territory; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Matthews grounded out (second to first); Montanez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Miller grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz singled to pitcher; May doubled to right [Cruz
scored]; Cabell singled to second [May to third]; Metzger hit a
sacrifice fly to center [May scored]; Cosgrove popped to third
in foul territory; Howard doubled to right [Cabell scored,
Howard scored (error by Murcer) (unearned) (no RBI)]; MINTON
REPLACED HALICKI (PITCHING); Andrews grounded out (pitcher to
first); 4 R (3 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 2.

GIANTS 5TH: LeMaster flied out to right; Sadek walked; Minton
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Sadek to second];
Joshua doubled to center [Joshua out at third (center to third),
Sadek scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Giants 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno singled to center; Cedeno stole second;
Johnson walked; CALDWELL REPLACED MINTON (PITCHING); Cruz forced
Johnson (shortstop to second) [Cedeno to third]; May reached on
an error by Miller [Cedeno scored (RBI), Cruz to third, May to
first]; Caldwell threw a wild pitch [Cruz scored (unearned), May
to second]; Cabell was walked intentionally; Metzger walked [May
to third, Cabell to second]; Cosgrove grounded into a double
play (second to first) [Metzger out at second]; 2 R (1 ER), 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 6TH: Thomas flied out to center; Murcer made an out to
second; Matthews flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Howard flied out to left; Andrews made an out to
second; Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 7TH: Montanez grounded out (third to first); Miller
singled to center; LeMaster struck out; SPEIER BATTED FOR SADEK;
Speier forced Miller (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 8TH: LAVELLE REPLACED SPEIER (PITCHING); HILL REPLACED
CALDWELL (PLAYING C ); Johnson flied out to center; Cruz singled
to second; May walked [Cruz to second]; Cabell grounded out
(pitcher to first) [Cruz to third, May to second]; Metzger was
walked intentionally; Cosgrove forced Metzger (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 8TH: DAVANON REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING 3B); CABELL
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Hill was called out on strikes;
Joshua was called out on strikes; Thomas doubled to center; May
allowed a passed ball [Thomas to third]; Murcer grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Howard walked; Andrews out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher unassisted) [Howard to second]; Cedeno was walked
intentionally; DaVanon singled to center [Howard to third,
Cedeno to second]; Cruz popped to catcher in foul territory; May
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros
6, Giants 3.

GIANTS 9TH: Matthews walked; Montanez flied out to right; Miller
made an out to shortstop; LeMaster grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Giants 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           6   8   0    9
 Giants           3   6   2    4


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