Houston Astros 3, Philadelphia Phillies 1
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Monday, August 30, 1976 (N) at Astrodome

PHI N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  5  1
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  2  x  -   3  7  0
Philadelphia Phillies        AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cash 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   3
Bowa ss                       4   0   1   0       0   0       2   5
Maddox cf                     3   0   1   1       0   0       5   0
Schmidt 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Johnstone rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Boone c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Tolan 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Martin lf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Christenson p                 1   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Garber p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McCarver ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   5   1       1   2      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Bowa-Cash-Tolan, Cash-Bowa-Tolan, Tolan-Bowa.
E: Schmidt (16).

BATTING - 
2B: McCarver (7,off Larson).
SF: Maddox (9,off Larson).
GDP: Martin (4,off Larson).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Maddox (11,3rd base by Larson/Herrmann).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      2   0   1   1       2   0       3   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   2   2       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   0      11   1
Cruz lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Herrmann c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
DaVanon 2b                    3   1   1   0       0   0       3   5
Metzger ss                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Larson p                      3   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       28   3   7   3       3   2      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-DaVanon-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Larson (1,off Christenson); Cedeno (23,off Garber).
SH: Metzger (7,off Christenson).
GDP: Cedeno 2 (14,off Christenson 2).
IBB: Watson (7,by Christenson).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (44,2nd base off Christenson/Boone).

PITCHING
Philadelphia Phillies        IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Christenson L(10-8)           7.1   6   3   2   3   2   0  29
Garber                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   3   2   3   2   0  32

WP: Christenson (4).
IBB: Christenson (4,Watson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Larson W(4-5)                 9     5   1   1   1   2   0  31

BK: Larson (1).

Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Jim Quick, 3B - Bill Williams
Time of Game: 1:48   Attendance: 5437


Starting Lineups:

   Philadelphia Phillies         Houston Astros           
1. Cash                2b        Gross               rf
2. Bowa                ss        Cabell              3b
3. Maddox              cf        Cedeno              cf
4. Schmidt             3b        Watson              1b
5. Johnstone           rf        Cruz                lf
6. Boone               c         Herrmann            c
7. Tolan               1b        DaVanon             2b
8. Martin              lf        Metzger             ss
9. Christenson         p         Larson              p

PHILLIES 1ST: Cash singled to center; Bowa grounded out (first
unassisted) [Cash to second]; Maddox flied out to left; Schmidt
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross walked; Cabell flied out to right; Cedeno
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Gross out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros
0.

PHILLIES 2ND: Johnstone grounded out (shortstop to first); Boone
grounded out (third to first); Tolan grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson flied out to right; Cruz struck out; Herrmann
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 0.

PHILLIES 3RD: Martin lined to right; Christenson walked; Cash
grounded out (third to first) [Christenson to second]; Bowa
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: DaVanon singled to left; Metzger out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to first) [DaVanon to second]; Larson singled to
left [DaVanon to third]; Gross singled to center [DaVanon
scored, Larson to second]; Cabell singled to right [Larson to
third, Gross to second]; Cedeno grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Cabell out at second]; 1 R, 4 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 4TH: Maddox singled to left; Larson balked [Maddox to
second]; Maddox was caught stealing third (catcher to third);
Schmidt popped to second; Johnstone flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); Cruz grounded
out (third to first); Herrmann flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 5TH: Boone singled to right; Tolan forced Boone
(shortstop to second); Martin grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Tolan out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: DaVanon flied out to left; Metzger struck out;
Larson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 6TH: Christenson struck out; Cash flied out to right;
Bowa grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Gross walked; Christenson threw a wild pitch [Gross
to second]; Cabell flied out to center; Cedeno singled to right
[Gross to third]; Cedeno stole second; Watson was walked
intentionally; Cruz lined into a double play (first to
shortstop) [Cedeno out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 7TH: Maddox grounded out (third to first); Schmidt
struck out; Johnstone grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Herrmann flied out to center; DaVanon grounded out
(shortstop to first); Metzger popped to third in foul territory;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

PHILLIES 8TH: Boone flied out to left; Tolan grounded out
(second to first); Martin flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Larson doubled to right; Gross flied out to center;
Cabell reached on an error by Schmidt [Larson to third, Cabell
to first]; GARBER REPLACED CHRISTENSON (PITCHING); Cedeno
doubled [Larson scored, Cabell scored (unearned)]; Watson flied
out to center [Cedeno to third]; Cruz grounded out (shortstop to
first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 0, Astros 3.

PHILLIES 9TH: MCCARVER BATTED FOR GARBER; McCarver doubled to
right; Cash grounded out (second to first) [McCarver to third];
Bowa singled to center [McCarver stayed at third]; Maddox hit a
sacrifice fly to left [McCarver scored]; Schmidt flied out to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Phillies 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Phillies         1   5   1    3
 Astros           3   7   0    5


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