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Standings
WSA
@BAL
5
6
 
(14)
WSA
@BAL
7
8
CHW
@CAL
0
1
NYY
@CLE
1
2
BOS
@DET
4
5
 
(11)
KCA
@MIN
5
4
LAD
@CHC
1
8
SFG
@HOU
1
6
ATL
@NYM
7
6
CIN
@PHI
6
10
STL
@PIT
11
5
Wednesday, June 8, 1966,
, Astrodome
Attendance: 42,925, Time of Game: 2:23
Giants
1
33-21
 Lost 3 
1st
at Astros
6
29-24
 Won 2 
5th, 3½ GB
W: Mike Cuellar (4-0)
L: Juan Marichal (10-2)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Giants          0  0  1   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  6  0
Astros          0  0  0   0  0  4   2  0  X    6 10  1

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Tito Fuentes 2B 3 1 0 0 1 0 4 .288 .309 .369 .678 -0.021 0.85 0.065 -0.086 -0.3 1 3
Jim Davenport SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 4 .255 .339 .402 .741 -0.004 0.72 0.035 -0.038 -0.2 3 2
Willie Mays CF 3 0 1 1 1 0 4 .284 .354 .557 .912 0.099 0.78 0.136 -0.037 0.9 2 0 2B
Jim Ray Hart 3B 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .318 .389 .567 .957 -0.094 0.87 0.000 -0.094 -1.2 1 2 GDP
Cap Peterson LF 3 0 3 0 1 0 4 .259 .323 .293 .616 0.105 0.64 0.105 0.000 1.3 1 0
Willie McCovey 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .297 .358 .542 .900 -0.001 1.15 0.072 -0.074 -0.3 8 0
Ollie Brown RF 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .225 .287 .265 .551 -0.120 1.17 0.035 -0.155 -1.3 1 0 GDP
Bob Barton C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .160 .204 .200 .404 -0.086 0.91 0.000 -0.086 -1.0 7 1
Juan Marichal P 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .295 .295 .364 .659 -0.077 1.06 0.000 -0.077 -0.7 0 1
   Bill Henry P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Lindy McDaniel P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 31 1 6 1 4 7 35 .194 .286 .226 .512 -0.199 0.89 0.448 -0.647 -2.8 24 9
2B: W Mays (11, off M Cuellar).
TB: C Peterson 3; W Mays 2; W McCovey; O Brown.
GIDP: J Hart (7); O Brown (6).
RBI: W Mays (36).
2-out RBI: W Mays.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Baserunning
Pickoffs: T Fuentes (1st base by M Cuellar).

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Joe Morgan 2B 4 0 1 0 1 0 5 .326 .454 .446 .899 -0.082 0.90 0.016 -0.098 -0.6 3 3
Sonny Jackson SS 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 .282 .321 .311 .632 0.032 0.56 0.073 -0.041 0.2 1 6 SB
Jim Wynn CF 5 2 2 0 0 1 5 .250 .314 .451 .765 0.072 0.93 0.111 -0.040 0.6 5 0
Jim Gentile 1B 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 .248 .363 .466 .829 0.163 1.40 0.182 -0.020 1.9 8 1 HBP
Rusty Staub RF-LF 4 1 1 2 0 1 4 .253 .311 .403 .714 0.091 1.56 0.139 -0.048 0.7 1 0
Lee Maye LF 3 0 2 1 0 0 3 .220 .265 .404 .669 0.119 1.75 0.147 -0.028 1.1 2 0
   Dave Nicholson PH-RF 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .336 .462 .533 .995 0.000 0.04 0.000 0.000 0.2 0 0 IW
Felix Mantilla 3B 2 0 0 0 1 2 3 .211 .262 .298 .561 0.016 1.58 0.089 -0.073 -0.4 0 1
   Bob Aspromonte 3B 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .208 .249 .262 .511 0.003 0.23 0.003 0.000 -0.1 0 0 SF
John Bateman C 4 0 1 2 0 1 4 .280 .331 .494 .825 -0.014 1.63 0.098 -0.112 0.2 7 0
Mike Cuellar P 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .087 .087 .087 .174 -0.098 1.11 0.000 -0.098 -1.2 0 2
Team Totals 33 6 10 6 4 7 39 .303 .385 .303 .688 0.302 1.14 0.858 -0.558 2.6 27 13
SF: B Aspromonte (3, off L McDaniel).
IBB: D Nicholson (2, by B Henry).
HBP: J Gentile (4, by J Marichal).
TB: S Jackson 2; L Maye 2; J Wynn 2; R Staub; J Morgan; J Bateman; J Gentile.
RBI: R Staub 2 (29); J Bateman 2 (26); B Aspromonte (8); L Maye (9).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 3 for 12.
Fielding
DP: 2. S Jackson-J Morgan-J Gentile; J Morgan-S Jackson-J Gentile.
E: M Cuellar (2).
Baserunning
SB: S Jackson (18, 2nd base off L McDaniel/B Barton).

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Juan Marichal, L (10-2) 6 9 6 6 2 7 0 1.70 30 35 -0.284 1.48 -2.4
Bill Henry 0.1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0.96 3 2 1 -0.017 0.22 -1.1
Lindy McDaniel 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.02 6 3 1 -0.001 0.05 0.9
Team Totals 8 10 6 6 4 7 0 6.75 39 35 5 2 -0.302 1.14 -2.6
J Marichal faced 2 batters in the 7th inning.

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Mike Cuellar, W (4-0) 9 6 1 0 4 7 0 1.01 35 76 0.198 0.89 2.8
Team Totals 9 6 1 0 4 7 0 0.00 35 76 0.198 0.89 2.8
Balks: None.
WP: M Cuellar (2).
HBP: J Marichal (3; J Gentile).
IBB: B Henry (1; D Nicholson).
Pickoffs: M Cuellar (1; T Fuentes, 1st base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Tom Gorman.
Time of Game: 2:23.
Attendance: 42,925.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

San Francisco Giants         Houston Astros
1 Tito Fuentes 2B 1 Joe Morgan 2B
2 Jim Davenport SS 2 Sonny Jackson SS
3 Willie Mays CF 3 Jim Wynn CF
4 Jim Ray Hart 3B 4 Jim Gentile 1B
5 Cap Peterson LF 5 Rusty Staub RF
6 Willie McCovey 1B 6 Lee Maye LF
7 Ollie Brown RF 7 Felix Mantilla 3B
8 Bob Barton C 8 John Bateman C
9 Juan Marichal P 9 Mike Cuellar P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b6 0-1 0 123 R HOU R. Staub J. Marichal 13% 80% Single; Gentile to 2B; Wynn to 3B; Jackson Scores
b6 0-1 0 12- HOU J. Gentile J. Marichal 13% 67% Hit By Pitch; Jackson to 3B; Wynn to 2B
t3 0-0 2 -2- R SFG W. Mays M. Cuellar -13% 38% Double to LF; Fuentes Scores/unER
t6 1-0 1 1-3 OO SFG O. Brown M. Cuellar 12% 37% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b6 0-1 0 1-- HOU J. Wynn J. Marichal 10% 53% Single/Bunt; Jackson to 2B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- SFG T. Fuentes M. Cuellar -4% 46% Walk
t1 0-0 0 1-- O SFG J. Davenport M. Cuellar 6% 52% Fuentes Picked off 1B (P-1B-2B)
t1 0-0 1 --- SFG J. Davenport M. Cuellar -2% 50% Walk
t1 0-0 1 1-- O SFG W. Mays M. Cuellar 3% 52% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 1-- SFG J. Hart M. Cuellar -1% 51% Wild Pitch; Davenport to 2B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O SFG J. Hart M. Cuellar 3% 54% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O HOU J. Morgan J. Marichal -2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 1 --- O HOU S. Jackson J. Marichal -1% 51% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b1 0-0 2 --- O HOU J. Wynn J. Marichal -1% 50% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- SFG C. Peterson M. Cuellar -4% 46% Single to RF
t2 0-0 0 1-- O SFG W. McCovey M. Cuellar 4% 50% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 1-- O SFG O. Brown M. Cuellar 3% 52% Strikeout
t2 0-0 2 1-- O SFG B. Barton M. Cuellar 2% 55% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- HOU J. Gentile J. Marichal 4% 59% Single to RF
b2 0-0 0 1-- O HOU R. Staub J. Marichal -4% 55% Groundout: P-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-0 1 1-- O HOU L. Maye J. Marichal -3% 52% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b2 0-0 2 1-- O HOU F. Mantilla J. Marichal -2% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 9-1-2
t3 0-0 0 --- O SFG J. Marichal M. Cuellar 2% 52% Flyball: CF
t3 0-0 1 --- SFG T. Fuentes M. Cuellar -3% 50% Reached on E1 (Ground Ball)
t3 0-0 1 1-- O SFG J. Davenport M. Cuellar 2% 51% Groundout: P-1B; Fuentes to 2B
t3 0-0 2 -2- R SFG W. Mays M. Cuellar -13% 38% Double to LF; Fuentes Scores/unER
t3 1-0 2 -2- O SFG J. Hart M. Cuellar 3% 42% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 8-9-1
b3 0-1 0 --- O HOU J. Bateman J. Marichal -3% 39% Groundout: 3B-1B
b3 0-1 1 --- O HOU M. Cuellar J. Marichal -2% 37% Strikeout
b3 0-1 2 --- HOU J. Morgan J. Marichal 2% 39% Walk
b3 0-1 2 1-- O HOU S. Jackson J. Marichal -3% 36% Foul Flyball: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Top of the 4th, Giants Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 5-6-7
t4 1-0 0 --- SFG C. Peterson M. Cuellar -4% 32% Walk
t4 1-0 0 1-- O SFG W. McCovey M. Cuellar 3% 36% Strikeout
t4 1-0 1 1-- SFG O. Brown M. Cuellar -3% 32% Single to LF; Peterson to 2B
t4 1-0 1 12- O SFG B. Barton M. Cuellar 4% 36% Flyball: CF
t4 1-0 2 12- O SFG J. Marichal M. Cuellar 4% 40% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 3-4-5
b4 0-1 0 --- O HOU J. Wynn J. Marichal -3% 38% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 0-1 1 --- O HOU J. Gentile J. Marichal -2% 36% Flyball: RF
b4 0-1 2 --- O HOU R. Staub J. Marichal -1% 34% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Top of the 5th, Giants Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 1-2-3
t5 1-0 0 --- O SFG T. Fuentes M. Cuellar 2% 36% Groundout: 3B-1B
t5 1-0 1 --- O SFG J. Davenport M. Cuellar 1% 38% Strikeout
t5 1-0 2 --- O SFG W. Mays M. Cuellar 1% 39% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 6-7-8
b5 0-1 0 --- HOU L. Maye J. Marichal 6% 45% Single to CF
b5 0-1 0 1-- HOU F. Mantilla J. Marichal 9% 54% Walk; Maye to 2B
b5 0-1 0 12- O HOU J. Bateman J. Marichal -8% 45% Strikeout
b5 0-1 1 12- O HOU M. Cuellar J. Marichal -7% 38% Strikeout
b5 0-1 2 12- O HOU J. Morgan J. Marichal -7% 32% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Top of the 6th, Giants Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 4-5-6
t6 1-0 0 --- O SFG J. Hart M. Cuellar 2% 34% Flyball: CF
t6 1-0 1 --- SFG C. Peterson M. Cuellar -2% 32% Single to CF
t6 1-0 1 1-- SFG W. McCovey M. Cuellar -7% 24% Single to RF; Peterson to 3B
t6 1-0 1 1-3 OO SFG O. Brown M. Cuellar 12% 37% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 2-3-4
b6 0-1 0 --- HOU S. Jackson J. Marichal 7% 43% Single to CF
b6 0-1 0 1-- HOU J. Wynn J. Marichal 10% 53% Single/Bunt; Jackson to 2B
b6 0-1 0 12- HOU J. Gentile J. Marichal 13% 67% Hit By Pitch; Jackson to 3B; Wynn to 2B
b6 0-1 0 123 R HOU R. Staub J. Marichal 13% 80% Single; Gentile to 2B; Wynn to 3B; Jackson Scores
b6 1-1 0 123 R HOU L. Maye J. Marichal 9% 89% Single to CF; Staub to 2B; Gentile to 3B; Wynn Scores
b6 2-1 0 123 O HOU F. Mantilla J. Marichal -5% 84% Strikeout Looking
b6 2-1 1 123 RR HOU J. Bateman J. Marichal 10% 94% Single to CF; Maye to 2B; Staub Scores; Gentile Scores
b6 4-1 1 12- O HOU M. Cuellar J. Marichal -1% 93% Flyball: CF
b6 4-1 2 12- O HOU J. Morgan J. Marichal -1% 91% Groundout: SS-1B
4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 4.
Top of the 7th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-4, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 8-9-1
Bob Aspromonte replaces Felix Mantilla playing 3B batting 7th
t7 1-4 0 --- O SFG B. Barton M. Cuellar 2% 93% Groundout: 2B-1B
t7 1-4 1 --- O SFG J. Marichal M. Cuellar 1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
t7 1-4 2 --- O SFG T. Fuentes M. Cuellar 1% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 4.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Ahead 4-1, Giants' Juan Marichal facing 2-3-4
b7 4-1 0 --- HOU S. Jackson J. Marichal 1% 96% Single to CF
b7 4-1 0 1-- HOU J. Wynn J. Marichal 1% 97% Single/Bunt; Jackson to 2B
Bill Henry replaces Juan Marichal pitching and batting 9th
b7 4-1 0 12- HOU J. Gentile B. Henry 1% 98% Walk; Jackson to 3B; Wynn to 2B
b7 4-1 0 123 RO HOU R. Staub B. Henry 0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B; Gentile to 2B; Wynn to 3B; Jackson Scores
Dave Nicholson pinch hits for Lee Maye (LF) batting 6th
b7 5-1 1 -23 HOU D. Nicholson B. Henry 0% 99% Intentional Walk
Lindy McDaniel replaces Bill Henry pitching and batting 9th
b7 5-1 1 123 RO HOU B. Aspromonte L. McDaniel 0% 99% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Wynn Scores
b7 6-1 2 12- O HOU J. Bateman L. McDaniel -0% 99% Flyball: SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 6.
Top of the 8th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-6, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 2-3-4
Rusty Staub moves from RF to LF
Dave Nicholson moves from PH to RF
t8 1-6 0 --- O SFG J. Davenport M. Cuellar 1% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 1-6 1 --- SFG W. Mays M. Cuellar -1% 99% Walk
t8 1-6 1 1-- OO SFG J. Hart M. Cuellar 1% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Ahead 6-1, Giants' Lindy McDaniel facing 9-1-2
b8 6-1 0 --- O HOU M. Cuellar L. McDaniel -0% 100% Groundout: C-1B
b8 6-1 1 --- HOU J. Morgan L. McDaniel 0% 100% Single to RF
b8 6-1 1 1-- O HOU S. Jackson L. McDaniel -0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
b8 6-1 2 1-- HOU J. Wynn L. McDaniel 0% 100% Jackson Steals 2B
b8 6-1 2 -2- O HOU J. Wynn L. McDaniel -0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 6.
Top of the 9th, Giants Batting, Behind 1-6, Astros' Mike Cuellar facing 5-6-7
t9 1-6 0 --- SFG C. Peterson M. Cuellar -1% 99% Single to CF
t9 1-6 0 1-- O SFG W. McCovey M. Cuellar 1% 100% Flyball: CF
t9 1-6 1 1-- O SFG O. Brown M. Cuellar 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 1-6 2 1-- O SFG B. Barton M. Cuellar 0% 100% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Giants 1, Astros 6.

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