Houston Astros 2, San Francisco Giants 1
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Tuesday, April 13, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

SF  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  x  -   2  5  4
San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomas 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       1   5
Joshua cf                     5   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Murcer rf                     4   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Matthews lf                   4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Montanez 1b                   4   1   1   0       0   0      11   0
Speier ss                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Reitz 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Sadek c                       2   0   1   0       1   1       3   1
  Adams ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Robinson pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rader c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Montefusco p                  2   0   0   0       1   2       0   1
  Ontiveros ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moffitt p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   1   6   0       5   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Thomas-Speier.
PB: Sadek (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Sadek (1,off Cosgrove).
GDP: Reitz (2,off Forsch); Joshua (1,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Thomas (3,2nd base by Cosgrove/Jutze).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milbourne 2b                  4   0   0   0       0   0       3   5
Cabell 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Watson 1b                     3   1   2   0       1   0      11   1
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gross rf                      2   1   0   0       1   0       5   0
Jutze c                       3   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Metzger ss                    2   0   1   1       1   0       2   3
Cosgrove p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Barlow p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   2   5   2       4   3      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Metzger-Milbourne-Watson, Metzger-Watson.
E: Milbourne (2), Cabell (1), Watson (1), Cruz (1).

BATTING - 
IBB: Gross (1,by Montefusco).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (2,2nd base off Montefusco/Sadek).
CS: Cedeno (1,3rd base by Montefusco/Sadek).

PITCHING
San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Montefusco L(1-1)             7     5   2   2   4   3   0  28
Moffitt                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     5   2   2   4   3   0  31

IBB: Montefusco (1,Gross).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cosgrove                      4.2   6   0   0   4   1   0  24
Barlow W(1-0)                 2.1   0   0   0   0   3   0   7
Forsch SV(2)                  2     0   1   0   1   0   0   8
Totals                        9     6   1   0   5   4   0  39


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:08   Attendance: 7591


Starting Lineups:

   San Francisco Giants          Houston Astros           
1. Thomas              2b        Milbourne           2b
2. Joshua              cf        Cabell              3b
3. Murcer              rf        Cedeno              cf
4. Matthews            lf        Watson              1b
5. Montanez            1b        Cruz                lf
6. Speier              ss        Gross               rf
7. Reitz               3b        Jutze               c
8. Sadek               c         Metzger             ss
9. Montefusco          p         Cosgrove            p

GIANTS 1ST: Thomas reached on an error by Cabell; Thomas was
picked off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to
shortstop); Joshua lined to right; Murcer walked; Matthews
singled [Murcer to second]; Montanez flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Milbourne grounded out (second to first); Cabell
grounded out (third to first); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole
second; Watson walked; Cedeno was caught stealing third (catcher
to third); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 2ND: Speier grounded out (third to first); Reitz flied
out to right; Sadek doubled; Montefusco struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

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

GIANTS 3RD: Thomas grounded out (third to first); Joshua
singled; Murcer made an out to second; Matthews grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger walked; On a bunt Cosgrove made an out to
first; Milbourne grounded out (first unassisted) [Metzger to
second]; Cabell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 4TH: Montanez flied to right in foul territory; Speier
grounded out (third to first); Reitz singled; Sadek walked
[Reitz to second]; Montefusco walked [Reitz to third, Sadek to
second]; Thomas forced Sadek (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled; Watson singled [Cedeno to second];
Cruz lined into a double play (second to second to shortstop)
[Cedeno out at second]; Gross flied out to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 5TH: Joshua grounded out (second to first); Murcer
singled; Matthews forced Murcer (shortstop to second); Montanez
singled [Matthews to second]; Speier walked [Matthews to third,
Montanez to second]; BARLOW REPLACED COSGROVE (PITCHING); Reitz
flied to right in foul territory; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Giants
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Jutze struck out; Metzger grounded out (second to
first); Barlow struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

GIANTS 6TH: Sadek struck out; Montefusco struck out; Thomas
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Milbourne flied out to right; Cabell grounded out
(third to first); Cedeno struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Giants 0, Astros 0.

GIANTS 7TH: Joshua struck out; Murcer grounded out (second to
first); Matthews grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Watson singled; Sadek allowed a passed ball [Watson
to second]; Cruz flied out to right; Gross was walked
intentionally; Jutze singled [Watson scored, Gross to second];
Metzger singled [Gross scored, Jutze to second]; BOSWELL BATTED
FOR BARLOW; Boswell made an out to first; Milbourne flied out to
right; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Giants 0, Astros 2.

GIANTS 8TH: FORSCH REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Montanez reached
on an error by Watson; Speier reached on an error by Milbourne
[Montanez to second]; Reitz grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Montanez to third, Speier out at
second]; ADAMS BATTED FOR SADEK; Adams reached on an error by
Cruz [Montanez scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; ROBINSON RAN FOR
ADAMS; ONTIVEROS BATTED FOR MONTEFUSCO; Ontiveros grounded out
(second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 3 E, 1 LOB.  Giants 1,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: RADER REPLACED ROBINSON (PLAYING C ); MOFFITT
REPLACED ONTIVEROS (PITCHING); Cabell grounded out (second to
first); Cedeno made an out to pitcher; Watson flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros 2.

GIANTS 9TH: Thomas walked; Joshua grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Thomas out at second]; Murcer popped to
third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Giants 1, Astros
2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Giants           1   6   0   11
 Astros           2   5   4    5


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