Houston Astros 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 3
Regular Season Game 11
Played on Monday, April 19, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  1  -   3  7  0
HOU N    4  0  0    4  0  0    0  0  x  -   8  9  2
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Buckner lf                    5   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Sizemore 2b                   5   0   1   0       0   1       4   3
Baker cf                      4   1   1   1       1   1       0   0
Garvey 1b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       7   0
Cey 3b                        3   0   1   1       2   0       2   3
Yeager c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Downing p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodson ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wall p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mota ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hale rf                       3   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
De Jesus ss                   4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Sutton p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ferguson c                  2   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Totals                       35   3   7   2       6   5      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cey-Sizemore, Cey-Sizemore-Garvey.

BATTING - 
2B: Garvey (1,off Hardy).
HBP: Hale (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 12.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milbourne 2b                  4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Cabell 3b                     4   2   1   1       0   0       0   6
Cedeno cf                     3   1   2   0       1   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     2   1   1   2       2   0      13   1
Johnson c                     4   1   1   1       0   0       6   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   1   3       0   0       1   0
Gross rf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    3   1   1   0       1   2       2   3
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Hardy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barlow p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   8   9   8       4   4      27  12

FIELDING - 
E: Cabell (4), Metzger (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (3,off Hough).
3B: Cruz (1,off Sutton).
SH: Dierker (1,off Sutton).
GDP: Barlow (1,off Wall).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cabell 3 (4,2nd base off Sutton/Yeager 2,3rd base off Sutton/Yeager); Cedeno
2 (6,2nd base off Sutton/Yeager 2).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutton L(0-3)                 3.2   8   8   8   3   2   0  22
Downing                       2.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   7
Hough                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Wall                          1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   8   8   4   4   0  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(2-1)                7     4   0   0   1   4   0  28
Hardy                         0.1   2   2   2   2   0   0   5
Barlow                        1.2   1   1   1   3   1   0   9
Totals                        9     7   3   3   6   5   0  42

WP: Dierker 2 (3), Hardy (1).
HBP: Dierker (1,Hale).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:41   Attendance: 9122


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Buckner             lf        Milbourne           2b
2. Sizemore            2b        Cabell              3b
3. Baker               cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Garvey              1b        Watson              1b
5. Cey                 3b        Johnson             c
6. Yeager              c         Cruz                lf
7. Hale                rf        Gross               rf
8. De Jesus            ss        Metzger             ss
9. Sutton              p         Dierker             p

DODGERS 1ST: Buckner grounded out (pitcher to first); Sizemore
struck out; Baker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Milbourne lined to shortstop; Cabell singled; Cabell
stole second; Cedeno walked; Cabell stole third and Cedeno stole
second; Watson walked; Johnson singled [Cabell scored, Cedeno to
third, Watson to second]; Cruz tripled [Cedeno scored, Watson
scored, Johnson scored]; Gross flied out to left; Metzger struck
out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey grounded out (third to first); Cey walked;
Yeager forced Cey (third to second); Hale was hit by a pitch
[Yeager to second]; Dierker threw a wild pitch [Yeager to third,
Hale to second]; De Jesus grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); Milbourne
was called out on strikes; Cabell grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

DODGERS 3RD: Sutton lined to center; Buckner popped to catcher
in foul territory; Sizemore singled; Dierker threw a wild pitch
[Sizemore to second]; Baker grounded out (first to pitcher); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno singled; Cedeno stole second; Watson walked;
Johnson lined into a double play (third to second) [Cedeno out
at second]; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

DODGERS 4TH: Garvey grounded out (third to first); Cey popped to
shortstop in foul territory; Yeager struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Gross singled; Metzger singled [Gross to second];
Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Gross to
third, Metzger to second]; Milbourne singled [Gross scored,
Metzger to third]; Cabell reached on a fielder's choice [Metzger
scored, Milbourne to third]; Cabell stole second; Cedeno flied
out to left; Watson singled [Milbourne scored, Cabell scored];
DOWNING REPLACED YEAGER (PITCHING); FERGUSON REPLACED SUTTON
(PLAYING C ); Johnson forced Watson (third to second); 4 R, 4 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

DODGERS 5TH: Hale singled; De Jesus grounded out (third to
first) [Hale to second]; Ferguson grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Hale to third]; Buckner grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross flied
out to left; Metzger struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
0, Astros 8.

DODGERS 6TH: Sizemore flied out to center; Baker grounded out
(third to first); Garvey reached on an error by Cabell; Cey
forced Garvey (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Dierker struck out; Milbourne lined to left; Cabell
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

DODGERS 7TH: CRUZ BATTED FOR DOWNING; Cruz struck out; Hale
singled; De Jesus singled [Hale to second]; Ferguson flied out
to left; Buckner grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

ASTROS 7TH: HOUGH REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Cedeno doubled;
Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); Johnson flied out to
left; Cruz popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 8.

DODGERS 8TH: HARDY REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Sizemore
grounded out (third to first); Baker walked; Garvey doubled
[Baker to third]; Cey singled [Baker scored, Garvey to third];
GOODSON BATTED FOR HOUGH; Hardy threw a wild pitch [Garvey
scored, Cey to second]; Goodson walked; BARLOW REPLACED HARDY
(PITCHING); Hale lined to right; De Jesus struck out; 2 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: WALL REPLACED GOODSON (PITCHING); Gross grounded out
(second to first); Metzger walked; Barlow grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Metzger out at second]; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 2, Astros 8.

DODGERS 9TH: Ferguson walked; Buckner grounded out (first
unassisted) [Ferguson to second]; Sizemore grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Ferguson to third (error by Metzger)];
Baker singled [Ferguson scored]; Garvey walked [Baker to
second]; Cey walked [Baker to third, Garvey to second]; MOTA
BATTED FOR WALL; Mota grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H,
1 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          3   7   0   12
 Astros           8   9   2    4


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