Los Angeles Dodgers 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 160
Played on Wednesday, September 29, 1976 (N) at Dodger Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  0
LA  N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   1  3  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras ss                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Cabell 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Johnson 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1      10   0
Howe 2b                       3   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
  Watson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gross rf                      3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Javier lf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Herrmann c                    3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Sambito p                     1   0   0   0       1   0       0   4
  Roberts ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   0   3   0       4   7      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Howe-Taveras-Johnson.

BATTING - 
GDP: Javier (1,off Sutcliffe); Johnson (9,off Wall).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (55,2nd base off Hough/Yeager).
CS: Cedeno (15,2nd base by Sutcliffe/Yeager).

Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopes 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Russell ss                    2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Auerbach ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Buckner lf                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Cey 3b                        2   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Garvey 1b                     3   0   1   1       0   0       9   0
Lacy rf                       3   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Burke cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Yeager c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       6   3
Sutcliffe p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wall p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Goodson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Hough p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   1   3   1       1   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cey-Lopes-Garvey, Auerbach-Lopes-Garvey.
E: Russell (28), Yeager (9).

BATTING - 
GDP: Garvey (20,off Sambito).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sambito L(3-2)                7     3   1   1   1   2   0  24
Forsch                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     3   1   1   1   3   0  27


Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sutcliffe                     5     2   0   0   1   3   0  17
Wall W(2-2)                   3     1   0   0   2   2   0  11
Hough SV(18)                  1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     3   0   0   4   7   0  32


Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Bob Engel, 2B - Jerry Dale, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 1:52   Attendance: 11600


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Los Angeles Dodgers      
1. Taveras             ss        Lopes               2b
2. Cabell              3b        Russell             ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Buckner             lf
4. Johnson             1b        Cey                 3b
5. Howe                2b        Garvey              1b
6. Gross               rf        Lacy                rf
7. Javier              lf        Burke               cf
8. Herrmann            c         Yeager              c
9. Sambito             p         Sutcliffe           p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras flied out to right; Debut game for Rick
Sutcliffe; Cabell flied out to right; Cedeno grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 1ST: Lopes was called out on strikes; Russell grounded
out (pitcher to first); Buckner flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson popped to first in foul territory; Howe
singled to third; Gross flied out to center; Javier struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 2ND: Cey walked; Garvey grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Cey out at second]; Lacy
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Herrmann struck out; Sambito popped to third;
Taveras flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 3RD: Burke grounded out (second to first); Yeager flied
out to right; Sutcliffe struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell grounded out (second to first); Cedeno
reached on an error by Russell [Cedeno to first]; Cedeno was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); Johnson walked; Howe
struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 4TH: Lopes lined to shortstop; Russell singled to right;
Buckner popped to shortstop; Cey forced Russell (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 5TH: AUERBACH REPLACED RUSSELL (PLAYING SS); Gross
singled to shortstop; Javier grounded into a double play (third
to second to first) [Gross out at second]; Herrmann flied to
left in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers
0.

DODGERS 5TH: Garvey flied out to right; Lacy flied out to
center; Burke flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 6TH: WALL REPLACED SUTCLIFFE (PITCHING); Sambito walked;
Taveras grounded out (catcher to first) [Sambito to second];
Cabell walked; Cedeno singled to third [Sambito to third, Cabell
to second]; Johnson grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Cedeno out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 6TH: Yeager grounded out (shortstop to first); Wall
grounded out (pitcher to first); Lopes popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe flied out to right; Gross struck out; Javier
flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 0.

DODGERS 7TH: Auerbach flied out to left; Buckner singled to
shortstop; Cey grounded out (pitcher to first) [Buckner to
second]; Garvey singled to left [Buckner scored]; Lacy flied out
to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Herrmann flied out to right; ROBERTS BATTED FOR
SAMBITO; Roberts popped to first in foul territory; Taveras
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

DODGERS 8TH: FORSCH REPLACED ROBERTS (PITCHING); Burke grounded
out (second to first); Yeager grounded out (shortstop to first);
GOODSON BATTED FOR WALL; Goodson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

ASTROS 9TH: HOUGH REPLACED GOODSON (PITCHING); Cabell grounded
out (shortstop to first); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second
[Cedeno to third (error by Yeager)]; Johnson struck out; WATSON
BATTED FOR HOWE; Watson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Dodgers 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   3   0    5
 Dodgers          1   3   2    2


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