Los Angeles Dodgers 7, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Thursday, April 22, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

LA  N    0  1  0    2  3  0    0  1  0  -   7  8  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  1  0  -   2  8  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Buckner lf                    4   1   2   1       1   0       3   0
Sizemore 2b                   5   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Baker cf                      4   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Cruz cf                     1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Garvey 1b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       9   0
Cey 3b                        1   1   1   0       1   0       0   1
  Goodson 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Ferguson c                    4   2   1   2       0   0       7   0
Hale rf                       3   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
De Jesus ss                   3   0   0   0       1   1       2   2
Rau p                         1   1   0   0       2   0       0   0
  Marshall p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       33   7   8   6       7   2      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Sizemore-Garvey, De Jesus-Garvey.
PB: Ferguson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Hale (1,off Hardy); Buckner (2,off Hardy).
HR: Ferguson (1,4th inning off Andujar 1 on 2 out).
HBP: Cey (1,by Sosa).
GDP: Buckner (1,off Andujar).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ferguson (1,2nd base off Andujar/Johnson); Hale 2 (3,2nd base off Andujar/Johnson,2nd
base off Rondon/Johnson); Garvey (1,2nd base off Rondon/Johnson).
CS: Buckner (1,2nd base by Andujar/Johnson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard rf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Gross ph,rf                 2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     2   0   0   0       2   0      10   0
Johnson c                     4   1   1   1       0   2       4   1
Roberts lf                    4   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Milbourne 2b                  4   0   2   1       0   0       2   2
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   1       3   5
Andujar p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sosa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howe ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Rondon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  DaVanon ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Hardy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       4   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Watson.
E: Cabell (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno 2 (5,off Rau 2); Roberts (1,off Rau).
HR: Johnson (1,8th inning off Marshall 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Milbourne (2,off Rau); Cedeno (1,off Rau).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rau W(2-0)                    6     7   1   1   4   6   0  27
Marshall SV(3)                3     1   1   1   0   1   1  10
Totals                        9     8   2   2   4   7   1  37

Rau faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
BK: Rau (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Andujar L(0-2)                4.1   5   6   5   4   0   1  20
Sosa                          0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Rondon                        2     0   0   0   3   1   0   9
Hardy                         2     2   1   1   0   1   0   8
Totals                        9     8   7   6   7   2   1  41

HBP: Sosa (1,Cey).

Umpires: HP - Paul Runge, 1B - Ed Montague, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Nick Colosi
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 8529


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Buckner             lf        Howard              rf
2. Sizemore            2b        Cabell              3b
3. Baker               cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Garvey              1b        Watson              1b
5. Cey                 3b        Johnson             c
6. Ferguson            c         Roberts             lf
7. Hale                rf        Milbourne           2b
8. De Jesus            ss        Metzger             ss
9. Rau                 p         Andujar             p

DODGERS 1ST: Buckner singled; Sizemore flied out to right;
Buckner was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Baker
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Howard flied out to right; Cabell flied out to
right; Cedeno doubled; Watson walked; Johnson was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 0, Astros 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first); Cey
walked; Ferguson forced Cey (third to second); Ferguson stole
second; Hale singled [Ferguson scored]; Hale stole second; De
Jesus flied out to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Roberts flied out to left; Milbourne singled; Rau
balked [Milbourne to second]; Metzger was called out on strikes;
Andujar struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Rau walked; Buckner grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Rau out at second]; Sizemore grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Howard flied out to left; Cabell flied out to
center; Cedeno doubled; Watson grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 1, Astros 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Baker popped to catcher in foul territory; Garvey
flied out to center; Cey singled; Ferguson homered [Cey scored];
Hale popped to catcher in foul territory; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson grounded out (third to first); Roberts
singled; Milbourne grounded into a double play (second to first)
[Roberts out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3,
Astros 0.

DODGERS 5TH: De Jesus flied out to right; Rau walked; Buckner
walked [Rau to second]; Sizemore singled [Rau to third, Buckner
to second]; SOSA REPLACED ANDUJAR (PITCHING); Baker singled [Rau
scored, Buckner scored, Sizemore scored (error by Cabell)
(unearned) (no RBI)]; Garvey made an out to shortstop; Cey was
hit by a pitch [Baker to second]; Ferguson lined to shortstop; 3
R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: GOODSON REPLACED CEY (PLAYING 3B); Metzger grounded
out (third to first); HOWE BATTED FOR SOSA; Howe struck out;
Howard was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers
6, Astros 0.

DODGERS 6TH: RONDON REPLACED HOWE (PITCHING); Hale walked; Hale
stole second; De Jesus walked; Rau forced Hale (pitcher to
third) [De Jesus to second]; Buckner flied out to center;
Sizemore grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Dodgers 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell singled; Cedeno grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Cabell out at second]; Watson walked;
Johnson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 0.

DODGERS 7TH: Baker grounded out (third to first); Garvey walked;
Garvey stole second; Goodson struck out; Ferguson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: CRUZ REPLACED BAKER (PLAYING CF); Roberts doubled;
Ferguson allowed a passed ball [Roberts to third]; Milbourne
singled [Roberts scored]; Metzger walked [Milbourne to second];
DAVANON BATTED FOR RONDON; DaVanon walked [Milbourne to third,
Metzger to second]; MARSHALL REPLACED RAU (PITCHING); GROSS
BATTED FOR HOWARD; Gross flied out to center; Cabell struck out;
Cedeno flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 6,
Astros 1.

DODGERS 8TH: GROSS STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); HARDY REPLACED
DAVANON (PITCHING); Hale doubled; De Jesus struck out; Marshall
grounded out (third to shortstop to first); Buckner doubled
[Hale scored]; Sizemore flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson made an out to shortstop; Johnson homered;
Roberts grounded out (third to first); Milbourne grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

DODGERS 9TH: Cruz flied out to center; Garvey grounded out
(third to first); Goodson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Metzger grounded out (second to first); BOSWELL
BATTED FOR HARDY; Boswell grounded out (third to first); Gross
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 7, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          7   8   0    7
 Astros           2   8   1    8


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