Los Angeles Dodgers 2, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 109
Played on Tuesday, August 3, 1976 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  1
LA  N    0  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  x  -   2  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Cabell 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Herrmann c                    2   0   0   0       1   0       6   1
  DaVanon pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jutze c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Andrews 2b                    2   0   0   0       1   0       3   2
Metzger ss                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Larson p                      1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pentz p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   0   2   0       5   6      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Cabell (12).
PB: Herrmann (6).

BATTING - 
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gross (5,3rd base by Hooton/Rodriguez).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      3   2   0   0       1   0       1   2
Buckner lf                    4   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
Lacy cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Garvey 1b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       8   0
Cey 3b                        3   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Russell ss                    2   0   1   0       2   0       0   3
Baker rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Rodriguez c                   4   0   0   0       0   2       7   1
Hooton p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       31   2   8   2       3   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rodriguez-Cey.

BATTING - 
SH: Cey (2,off Pentz).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lopes 2 (33,2nd base off Larson/Herrmann 2).
CS: Buckner (5,2nd base by Larson/Herrmann).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Larson L(1-3)                 7     6   2   1   3   5   0  30
Pentz                         1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8     8   2   1   3   5   0  35


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hooton W(7-11)                9     2   0   0   5   6   0  33


Umpires: HP - Jerry Dale, 1B - Ed Sudol, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 18684


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Gross               rf        Lopes               2b
2. Cabell              3b        Buckner             lf
3. Cedeno              cf        Lacy                cf
4. Watson              1b        Garvey              1b
5. Cruz                lf        Cey                 3b
6. Herrmann            c         Russell             ss
7. Andrews             2b        Baker               rf
8. Metzger             ss        Rodriguez           c
9. Larson              p         Hooton              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled to center; Cabell struck out; Cedeno
singled to center [Gross to second]; Watson struck out while
Gross was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes lined to second; Buckner grounded out (second
to first); Lacy made an out to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cruz grounded out (shortstop to first); Herrmann
grounded out (third to first); Andrews grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Garvey flied out to right; Cey flied out to center;
Russell grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger lined to left; Larson popped to first in
foul territory; Gross flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Baker struck out; Rodriguez struck out; Hooton
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell made an out to second; Cedeno grounded out
(shortstop to first); Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Lopes reached on an error by Cabell [Lopes to
first]; Lopes stole second; Buckner singled to right [Lopes
scored (unearned)]; Buckner was caught stealing second (catcher
to second); Lacy singled to shortstop; Herrmann allowed a passed
ball [Lacy to second]; Garvey grounded out (shortstop to first);
Cey grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cruz struck out; Herrmann flied out to center;
Andrews popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 5TH: Russell walked; Baker singled to center [Russell to
second]; Rodriguez flied out to right; Hooton popped to catcher
in foul territory; Lopes lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger flied out to left; Larson walked; Gross
popped to third in foul territory; Cabell flied out to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 6TH: Buckner flied out to left; Lacy made an out to
third; Garvey singled to center; Cey singled to center [Garvey
to third]; Russell walked [Cey to second]; Baker forced Cey
(third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno popped to catcher in foul territory; Watson
flied out to right; Cruz grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 7TH: Rodriguez was called out on strikes; Hooton was
called out on strikes; Lopes walked; Lopes stole second; Buckner
singled to right [Lopes scored]; Lacy flied out to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Herrmann walked; DAVANON RAN FOR HERRMANN; Andrews
walked [DaVanon to second]; Metzger struck out; BOSWELL BATTED
FOR LARSON; Boswell flied out to center; Gross grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

DODGERS 8TH: JUTZE REPLACED DAVANON (PLAYING C ); PENTZ REPLACED
BOSWELL (PITCHING); Garvey singled to right; Cey out on a
sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Garvey to second]; Russell
singled to shortstop [Garvey to third]; Baker reached on a
fielder's choice [Garvey out at home (third to catcher), Russell
to second]; Rodriguez flied out to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Cabell walked; Cedeno struck out; Watson flied out
to right; Cruz walked [Cabell to second]; JOHNSON BATTED FOR
JUTZE; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   2   1    6
 Dodgers          2   8   0    9


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