Philadelphia Phillies 5, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 24
Played on Tuesday, May 4, 1976 (N) at Veterans Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  7  0
PHI N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  4  x  -   5  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Milbourne 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Cabell 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       8   1
Johnson c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Cruz lf                       4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Gross rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Dierker p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Hardy p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   0   7   0       0   3      24   5

BATTING - 
2B: Milbourne (3,off Lonborg).
3B: Cedeno (1,off Lonborg).
HBP: Johnson (2,by Lonborg).
GDP: Cedeno (3,off Lonborg).
Team LOB: 7.

Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       4   1   2   1       0   0       3   4
Bowa ss                       4   1   1   0       0   0       1   2
Schmidt 3b                    2   1   0   0       2   1       2   4
Luzinski lf                   4   0   1   3       0   2       1   0
  Martin pr,cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Johnstone rf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Tolan cf,lf                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Hutton 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0      12   1
Boone c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Lonborg p                     2   1   0   0       1   2       1   1
Totals                       30   5   6   5       4   6      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Schmidt-Cash-Hutton.

BATTING - 
2B: Luzinski (4,off Dierker).
3B: Cash (3,off Dierker).
HR: Tolan (2,2nd inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out).
IBB: Schmidt (1,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bowa (2,2nd base off Dierker/Johnson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(3-3)                7.1   5   5   5   4   6   1  31
Hardy                         0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     6   5   5   4   6   1  34

IBB: Dierker (1,Schmidt).

Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lonborg W(3-0)                9     7   0   0   0   3   0  34

HBP: Lonborg (1,Johnson).

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Terry Tata
Time of Game: 1:59   Attendance: 10655


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Philadelphia Phillies    
1. Milbourne           2b        Cash                2b
2. Cabell              3b        Bowa                ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Schmidt             3b
4. Watson              1b        Luzinski            lf
5. Johnson             c         Johnstone           rf
6. Cruz                lf        Tolan               cf
7. Gross               rf        Hutton              1b
8. Metzger             ss        Boone               c
9. Dierker             p         Lonborg             p

ASTROS 1ST: Milbourne grounded out (first to pitcher); Cabell
was called out on strikes; Cedeno tripled to center; Watson
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 1ST: Cash singled to center; Bowa grounded out (second
to first) [Cash to second]; Schmidt struck out; Luzinski popped
to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson was hit by a pitch; Cruz flied out to
center; Gross lined to left; Metzger singled to center [Johnson
to second]; Dierker popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Johnstone popped to shortstop; Tolan homered;
Hutton popped to third in foul territory; Boone flied out to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Milbourne doubled to right; Cabell struck out;
Cedeno popped to first in foul territory; Watson flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 3RD: Lonborg struck out; Cash grounded out (first
unassisted); Bowa grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson popped to third; Cruz popped to third in
foul territory; Gross grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Schmidt lined to shortstop; Luzinski struck out;
Johnstone lined to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); Dierker
flied out to center; Milbourne grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Tolan flied out to center; Hutton walked; Boone
flied out to center; Lonborg was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Cedeno
grounded out (third to first); Watson singled to right; Johnson
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Cash grounded out (shortstop to first); Bowa
grounded out (shortstop to first); Schmidt walked; Luzinski
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz singled to right; Gross grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Cruz to second]; Metzger grounded out (second to
first); Dierker grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Johnstone flied out to right; Tolan grounded out
(pitcher to first); Hutton grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Milbourne popped to shortstop; Cabell singled to
second; Cedeno grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Cabell out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Phillies 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: Boone struck out; Lonborg walked; Cash tripled to
center [Lonborg scored]; Bowa singled [Cash stayed at third];
Bowa stole second; Schmidt was walked intentionally; Luzinski
doubled to left [Cash scored, Bowa scored, Schmidt scored];
MARTIN RAN FOR LUZINSKI; HARDY REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING);
Johnstone flied out to center; Tolan singled to left [Martin to
third]; Hutton popped to third in foul territory; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 5.

ASTROS 9TH: TOLAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); MARTIN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); Watson flied out to center; Johnson struck
out; Cruz singled to right; Gross forced Cruz (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Phillies 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   7   0    7
 Phillies         5   6   0    5


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