San Francisco Giants 10, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 75
Played on Wednesday, June 30, 1976 (D) at Candlestick Park

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  7  0
SF  N    1  0  1    2  2  0    4  0  x  -  10 16  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
Andrews 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   1       0   2      10   1
Cruz rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Johnson lf                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Herrmann c                    2   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
  Jutze ph,c                  2   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       1   2       1   1
Rondon p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Pentz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Griffin p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Siebert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Niekro p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gross ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   2   7   2       2   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cabell-Andrews-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Jutze (1,off Halicki).
3B: Jutze (2,off Halicki).
HR: Cedeno (12,8th inning off Halicki 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Metzger (5,off Halicki).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cruz (9,2nd base off Halicki/Rader).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Thomasson cf,rf               6   0   2   3       0   0       1   0
Perez 2b                      3   3   2   1       2   0       2   2
Matthews lf                   4   1   2   2       1   1       3   0
Murcer rf                     3   0   1   1       0   2       1   0
  Herndon cf                  2   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Evans 1b                      4   0   2   1       1   0       8   1
Speier ss                     3   1   0   0       2   0       1   1
Reitz 3b                      5   2   3   0       0   0       0   4
Rader c                       5   1   3   1       0   1       9   1
Halicki p                     4   2   0   0       1   2       1   0
Totals                       39  10  16  10       7   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Speier-Perez-Evans.
E: Speier (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Murcer (7,off Rondon); Thomasson (6,off Griffin); Reitz (9,off Siebert).
3B: Matthews (3,off Siebert).
GDP: Reitz (13,off Rondon).
Team LOB: 12.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rondon L(2-2)                 3.1   9   4   4   2   2   0  20
Pentz                         0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Griffin                       2     1   2   2   3   3   0  10
Siebert                       1     5   4   4   1   0   0   9
Niekro                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8    16  10  10   7   7   0  46

WP: Griffin (1), Niekro (6).

San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Halicki W(7-10)               9     7   2   2   2   8   1  36


Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 3125


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Cabell              3b        Thomasson           cf
2. Andrews             2b        Perez               2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Matthews            lf
4. Watson              1b        Murcer              rf
5. Cruz                rf        Evans               1b
6. Johnson             lf        Speier              ss
7. Herrmann            c         Reitz               3b
8. Metzger             ss        Rader               c
9. Rondon              p         Halicki             p

ASTROS 1ST: Cabell singled to right; Andrews singled to right
[Cabell to second]; Cedeno grounded out (catcher to first)
[Cabell to third, Andrews to second]; Watson grounded out (first
to pitcher) [Cabell scored, Andrews to third]; Cruz flied out to
center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Thomasson popped to catcher in foul territory; Perez
walked; Matthews flied out to left; Murcer doubled to left
[Perez scored]; Evans grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson walked; Herrmann flied out to right; Metzger
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Johnson out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants
1.

GIANTS 2ND: Speier walked; Reitz grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Speier out at second]; Rader singled
to right; Halicki grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Rondon singled to center; Cabell reached on an error
by Speier [Rondon to second]; Andrews was called out on strikes;
Cedeno was called out on strikes; Watson flied out to left; 0 R,
1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 1.

GIANTS 3RD: Thomasson grounded out (first to pitcher); Perez
singled to center; Matthews singled to center [Perez to second];
Murcer struck out; Evans singled to right [Perez scored,
Matthews to second]; Speier grounded out (pitcher to first); 1
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cruz singled to shortstop; Johnson popped to
shortstop; Cruz stole second; Herrmann struck out; Metzger was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 2.

GIANTS 4TH: Reitz singled to center; Rader singled to right
[Reitz to second]; Halicki struck out; Thomasson singled to
center [Reitz scored, Rader to third]; Perez singled to center
[Rader scored, Thomasson to third]; PENTZ REPLACED RONDON
(PITCHING); Matthews walked [Perez to second]; Murcer struck
out; Evans grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 4.

ASTROS 5TH: HERNDON REPLACED MURCER (PLAYING CF); THOMASSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); CHILES BATTED FOR PENTZ; Chiles
grounded out (second to first); Cabell grounded out (third to
first); Andrews flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Giants 4.

GIANTS 5TH: GRIFFIN REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Speier walked;
Reitz grounded out (pitcher to first) [Speier to second]; Rader
struck out; Griffin threw a wild pitch [Speier to third];
Halicki walked; Thomasson doubled to center [Speier scored,
Halicki scored]; Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno popped to catcher in foul territory; Watson
was called out on strikes; Cruz grounded out (first unassisted);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 6.

GIANTS 6TH: Matthews struck out; Herndon struck out; Evans
walked; Speier grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson grounded out (third to first); JUTZE BATTED
FOR HERRMANN; Jutze tripled to right; Metzger struck out;
BOSWELL BATTED FOR GRIFFIN; Boswell struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 6.

GIANTS 7TH: SIEBERT REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); JUTZE STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Reitz doubled to center; Rader singled to
center [Reitz scored]; Halicki forced Rader (third to
shortstop); Thomasson popped to first in foul territory; Perez
walked [Halicki to second]; Matthews tripled to center [Halicki
scored, Perez scored]; Herndon singled to third [Matthews
scored]; Evans singled to second [Herndon to second]; Speier
flied out to center; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Giants 10.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell grounded out (third to first); Andrews flied
out to center; Cedeno homered; Watson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 10.

GIANTS 8TH: NIEKRO REPLACED SIEBERT (PITCHING); Reitz singled to
center; Niekro threw a wild pitch [Reitz to second]; Rader flied
out to center; Halicki struck out; Thomasson grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 10.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz flied out to left; Johnson popped to second;
Jutze doubled to center; Metzger walked; GROSS BATTED FOR
NIEKRO; Gross grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Giants 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    7
 Giants          10  16   1   12


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