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BAL
@BOS
8
3
WSA
@CLE
1
10
NYY
@DET
0
5
CHW
@OAK
1
3
SFG
@CHC
4
10
LAD
@HOU
3
2
STL
@NYM
7
1
CIN
@PHI
5
2
ATL
@PIT
5
8
ATL
@PIT
4
5
 
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Tuesday, July 30, 1968,
, Astrodome
Attendance: 16,702, Time of Game: 2:20
Dodgers
3
46-58
 Won 1 
9th, 22½ GB
at Astros
2
45-59
 Lost 1 
10th, 23½ GB
W: Bill Singer (8-10)
L: Don Wilson (8-12)
S: Jim Brewer (8)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         0  0  0   0  1  0   1  1  0    3  6  2
Astros          0  0  0   0  0  1   0  0  1    2  7  2

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Willie Davis CF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .231 .608 0.014 0.75 0.072 -0.058 0.2 1 0 3B
Len Gabrielson LF 4 0 1 1 0 0 .273 .764 0.050 0.81 0.079 -0.030 0.5 0 0 2B
   Jim Fairey PR-LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186 .540 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Jim Lefebvre 2B 4 0 0 0 0 0 .203 .558 -0.062 0.65 0.000 -0.062 -0.7 1 6
Tom Haller C 4 1 1 0 0 0 .299 .742 0.064 0.98 0.121 -0.057 0.1 7 1
Ron Fairly RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 .205 .541 0.052 0.97 0.059 -0.007 0.1 0 0
Bob Bailey 3B 4 0 2 2 0 1 .230 .668 0.297 1.57 0.350 -0.053 1.5 0 1 2B,GDP
Wes Parker 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .236 .632 -0.115 0.97 0.000 -0.115 -1.0 14 0
Zoilo Versalles SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 .178 .487 -0.071 0.96 0.000 -0.071 -0.6 2 5
Bill Singer P 3 0 0 0 0 2 .135 .378 -0.046 0.65 0.000 -0.046 -0.4 1 0
   Jim Brewer P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200 .400 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 3 6 3 1 5 .182 .509 0.183 0.93 0.681 -0.499 -0.3 27 13
2B: B Bailey (8, off D Wilson); L Gabrielson (8, off D Wilson).
3B: W Davis (5, off D Wilson).
TB: W Davis 3; B Bailey 3; L Gabrielson 2; T Haller; R Fairly.
GIDP: B Bailey (5).
RBI: B Bailey 2 (26); L Gabrielson (20).
Team LOB: 4.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 3. J Lefebvre-Z Versalles-W Parker 2; Z Versalles-J Lefebvre-W Parker.
E: B Singer (6); W Parker (1).

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bob Watson LF 4 1 2 0 0 1 .223 .602 0.045 0.78 0.081 -0.036 0.3 2 0 2B
Hector Torres SS 4 1 2 1 0 1 .229 .518 0.199 1.53 0.287 -0.088 0.5 1 2 GDP
Rusty Staub 1B 4 0 1 0 0 1 .302 .797 0.117 1.32 0.168 -0.052 0.6 8 2
   Ron Brand PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .152 .455 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
Norm Miller CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 .233 .644 0.227 1.79 0.249 -0.021 1.1 3 0 SB
   Jim Wynn PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .251 .793 -0.131 5.41 0.000 -0.131 -0.6
Bob Aspromonte 3B 4 0 0 1 0 2 .241 .600 -0.219 2.66 0.000 -0.219 -0.6 0 1
Denis Menke 2B 3 0 1 0 1 2 .238 .661 -0.009 2.60 0.103 -0.112 -0.2 2 2
Lee Thomas RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .188 .470 -0.263 2.59 0.000 -0.263 -1.2 2 0 GDP
   Doug Rader PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .611 -0.145 6.18 0.000 -0.145 -0.4
John Bateman C 3 0 1 0 0 0 .233 .615 0.021 1.23 0.073 -0.052 0.1 6 0
   Dick Simpson PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .177 .589 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Pat House P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Don Wilson P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .522 -0.035 0.76 0.000 -0.035 -0.2 1 0
   Julio Gotay PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .234 .531 -0.126 2.94 0.000 -0.126 -0.6 GDP
   Dave Adlesh C 0 0 0 0 0 0 .207 .492 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Team Totals 32 2 7 2 2 8 .219 .515 -0.319 2.00 0.961 -1.280 -1.3 27 7
2B: B Watson (6, off B Singer).
TB: B Watson 3; H Torres 2; R Staub; J Bateman; D Menke.
GIDP: J Gotay (3); L Thomas (6); H Torres (7).
RBI: B Aspromonte (29); H Torres (16).
2-out RBI: H Torres.
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 1. B Aspromonte-D Menke-R Staub.
E: B Watson 2 (6).
Baserunning
SB: N Miller (3, 2nd base off B Singer/T Haller).
Pickoffs: N Miller (2nd base by B Singer).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Bill Singer, W (8-10) 8 7 2 2 1 7 0 2.74 30 66 0.007 1.60 0.6
Jim Brewer, S (8) 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.42 4 2 1 0.311 5.23 0.7
Team Totals 9 7 2 2 2 8 0 2.00 34 66 2 1 0.318 2.00 1.3
B Singer faced 2 batters in the 9th inning.

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Wilson, L (8-12) 8 6 3 2 1 4 0 3.54 31 63 -0.192 1.01 -0.1
Pat House 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.56 3 0 0 0.010 0.13 0.4
Team Totals 9 6 3 2 1 5 0 2.00 34 63 0 0 -0.182 0.93 0.3
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: B Singer (4; N Miller, 2nd base).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - (none), 3B - Bill Williams.
Time of Game: 2:20.
Attendance: Not Given.
Start Time Weather: Wind 0mph, In Dome.

Starting Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers         Houston Astros
1 Willie Davis CF 1 Bob Watson LF
2 Len Gabrielson LF 2 Hector Torres SS
3 Jim Lefebvre 2B 3 Rusty Staub 1B
4 Tom Haller C 4 Norm Miller CF
5 Ron Fairly RF 5 Bob Aspromonte 3B
6 Bob Bailey 3B 6 Denis Menke 2B
7 Wes Parker 1B 7 Lee Thomas RF
8 Zoilo Versalles SS 8 John Bateman C
9 Bill Singer P 9 Don Wilson P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t5 0-0 1 1-- R LAD B. Bailey D. Wilson 23% 73% Double to LF; Fairly Scores; Bailey to 3B/Adv on E7
b6 0-1 2 -2- R HOU H. Torres B. Singer -21% 47% Single to RF; Watson Scores
b7 1-2 1 12- OO HOU L. Thomas B. Singer 18% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
b9 1-3 0 1-- HOU R. Staub B. Singer -17% 69% Single to RF; Torres to 3B
b9 2-3 2 12- O HOU D. Rader J. Brewer 14% 100% Flyball: LF

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Wilson -2% 48% Lineout: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O LAD L. Gabrielson D. Wilson -1% 47% Lineout: 1B
t1 0-0 2 --- O LAD J. Lefebvre D. Wilson -1% 46% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- HOU B. Watson B. Singer -4% 42% Single to SS
b1 0-0 0 1-- OO HOU H. Torres B. Singer 7% 49% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b1 0-0 2 --- O HOU R. Staub B. Singer 1% 50% Strikeout (C-1B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- O LAD T. Haller D. Wilson -2% 48% Flyball: SS
t2 0-0 1 --- LAD R. Fairly D. Wilson 3% 50% Single to LF
t2 0-0 1 1-- OO LAD B. Bailey D. Wilson -5% 45% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O HOU N. Miller B. Singer 2% 48% Groundout: 2B-1B
b2 0-0 1 --- O HOU B. Aspromonte B. Singer 1% 49% Strikeout Looking
b2 0-0 2 --- O HOU D. Menke B. Singer 1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 7-8-9
t3 0-0 0 --- O LAD W. Parker D. Wilson -2% 48% Flyball: LF
t3 0-0 1 --- O LAD Z. Versalles D. Wilson -2% 46% Flyball: 2B
t3 0-0 2 --- O LAD B. Singer D. Wilson -1% 45% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- O HOU L. Thomas B. Singer 2% 47% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b3 0-0 1 --- O HOU J. Bateman B. Singer 2% 49% Foul Flyball: 1B
b3 0-0 2 --- O HOU D. Wilson B. Singer 1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 1-2-3
t4 0-0 0 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Wilson -2% 48% Foul Flyball: C
t4 0-0 1 --- O LAD L. Gabrielson D. Wilson -2% 46% Flyball: RF
t4 0-0 2 --- O LAD J. Lefebvre D. Wilson -1% 45% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 1-2-3
b4 0-0 0 --- O HOU B. Watson B. Singer 2% 47% Strikeout
b4 0-0 1 --- O HOU H. Torres B. Singer 2% 49% Strikeout
b4 0-0 2 --- O HOU R. Staub B. Singer 1% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 4-5-6
t5 0-0 0 --- O LAD T. Haller D. Wilson -3% 47% Flyball: CF
t5 0-0 1 --- LAD R. Fairly D. Wilson 3% 51% Walk
t5 0-0 1 1-- R LAD B. Bailey D. Wilson 23% 73% Double to LF; Fairly Scores; Bailey to 3B/Adv on E7
t5 1-0 1 --3 O LAD W. Parker D. Wilson -7% 67% Groundout: 2B-1B
t5 1-0 2 --3 O LAD Z. Versalles D. Wilson -4% 63% Strikeout
1 run, 1 hit, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 4-5-6
b5 0-1 0 --- HOU N. Miller B. Singer -6% 57% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Miller to 1B
b5 0-1 0 1-- HOU B. Aspromonte B. Singer -5% 52% Miller Steals 2B
b5 0-1 0 -2- HOU B. Aspromonte B. Singer -6% 47% Miller Picked off 2B, safe on E1; Miller to 3B
b5 0-1 0 --3 O HOU B. Aspromonte B. Singer 7% 54% Flyball: CF
b5 0-1 1 --3 O HOU D. Menke B. Singer 10% 64% Strikeout
b5 0-1 2 --3 O HOU L. Thomas B. Singer 6% 70% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 2 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 0.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 1-0, Astros' Don Wilson facing 9-1-2
t6 1-0 0 --- O LAD B. Singer D. Wilson -2% 68% Strikeout
t6 1-0 1 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Wilson -1% 67% Flyball: CF
t6 1-0 2 --- LAD L. Gabrielson D. Wilson 2% 69% Double to RF
t6 1-0 2 -2- O LAD J. Lefebvre D. Wilson -3% 66% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 8-9-1
b6 0-1 0 --- O HOU J. Bateman B. Singer 4% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 0-1 1 --- O HOU D. Wilson B. Singer 2% 72% Flyball: P
b6 0-1 2 --- HOU B. Watson B. Singer -4% 68% Double to LF
b6 0-1 2 -2- R HOU H. Torres B. Singer -21% 47% Single to RF; Watson Scores
b6 1-1 2 1-- O HOU R. Staub B. Singer 3% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Astros' Don Wilson facing 4-5-6
t7 1-1 0 --- LAD T. Haller D. Wilson 12% 62% Single to LF; Haller to 2B/Adv on E7
t7 1-1 0 -2- O LAD R. Fairly D. Wilson -0% 62% Groundout: 1B-P; Haller to 3B
t7 1-1 1 --3 R LAD B. Bailey D. Wilson 12% 74% Single to CF; Haller Scores/unER
t7 2-1 1 1-- O LAD W. Parker D. Wilson -2% 71% Strikeout
t7 2-1 2 1-- O LAD Z. Versalles D. Wilson -2% 70% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 4-5-6
b7 1-2 0 --- HOU N. Miller B. Singer -8% 61% Walk
b7 1-2 0 1-- O HOU B. Aspromonte B. Singer 7% 69% Strikeout
b7 1-2 1 1-- HOU D. Menke B. Singer -8% 61% Single to LF; Miller to 2B
b7 1-2 1 12- OO HOU L. Thomas B. Singer 18% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Don Wilson facing 9-1-2
t8 2-1 0 --- O LAD B. Singer D. Wilson -2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-1 1 --- LAD W. Davis D. Wilson 7% 84% Triple to LF
t8 2-1 1 --3 R LAD L. Gabrielson D. Wilson 6% 90% Fielder's Choice ; Davis Scores; Gabrielson to 1B
Jim Fairey pinch runs for Len Gabrielson (LF) batting 2nd
t8 3-1 1 1-- O LAD J. Lefebvre D. Wilson -1% 89% Flyball: LF
t8 3-1 2 1-- O LAD T. Haller D. Wilson -1% 88% Flyball: 1B
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 3, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-3, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 8-9-1
Jim Fairey moves from PR to LF
b8 1-3 0 --- HOU J. Bateman B. Singer -7% 81% Single to LF
Julio Gotay pinch hits for Don Wilson (P) batting 9th
Dick Simpson pinch runs for John Bateman (C) batting 8th
b8 1-3 0 1-- OO HOU J. Gotay B. Singer 13% 94% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
b8 1-3 2 --- O HOU B. Watson B. Singer 1% 95% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 3, Astros 1.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 3-1, Astros' Pat House facing 5-6-7
Pat House replaces Dick Simpson (PR) pitching and batting 8th
Dave Adlesh replaces Julio Gotay (PH) playing C batting 9th
t9 3-1 0 --- O LAD R. Fairly P. House -0% 94% Groundout: 1B-P
t9 3-1 1 --- O LAD B. Bailey P. House -0% 94% Strikeout
t9 3-1 2 --- O LAD W. Parker P. House -0% 94% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 3, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-3, Dodgers' Bill Singer facing 2-3-4
b9 1-3 0 --- HOU H. Torres B. Singer -8% 86% Single to RF
b9 1-3 0 1-- HOU R. Staub B. Singer -17% 69% Single to RF; Torres to 3B
Jim Brewer replaces Bill Singer pitching and batting 9th
Jim Wynn pinch hits for Norm Miller (CF) batting 4th
Ron Brand pinch runs for Rusty Staub (1B) batting 3rd
b9 1-3 0 1-3 O HOU J. Wynn J. Brewer 13% 82% Strikeout
b9 1-3 1 1-3 RO HOU B. Aspromonte J. Brewer 6% 88% Groundout: 3B-1B; Torres Scores; Brand to 2B
b9 2-3 2 -2- HOU D. Menke J. Brewer -2% 86% Walk
Doug Rader pinch hits for Lee Thomas (RF) batting 7th
b9 2-3 2 12- O HOU D. Rader J. Brewer 14% 100% Flyball: LF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 3, Astros 2.

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