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@CHC
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4
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2
Monday, July 14, 1969,
, Astrodome
Attendance: 19,381, Time of Game: 2:43
Dodgers
4
51-37
 Won 1 
1st
at Astros
1
46-46
 Lost 1 
5th, 7 GB
W: Don Sutton (12-9)
L: Denny Lemaster (7-10)
S: Jim Brewer (14)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Dodgers         1  0  0   1  0  0   0  0  2    4 10  0
Astros          1  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    1  7  0

Los Angeles Dodgers

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Maury Wills SS 5 1 2 0 0 2 5 .262 .337 .310 .647 0.027 0.85 0.119 -0.092 -0.2 4 2 3B
Manny Mota LF 3 0 0 0 0 0 4 .357 .403 .433 .836 -0.140 1.32 0.000 -0.140 -1.2 4 0 SH
Willie Davis CF 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .270 .332 .441 .773 -0.004 1.04 0.070 -0.075 0.1 1 0 2B
Wes Parker 1B 3 2 2 2 0 0 4 .284 .370 .457 .826 0.167 0.98 0.183 -0.016 1.4 6 3 HR,2B,SF
Bill Sudakis 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .226 .280 .340 .619 -0.022 0.78 0.039 -0.061 0.1 1 2
Bill Russell RF 4 1 0 1 0 0 4 .246 .325 .383 .708 -0.057 0.80 0.002 -0.060 -0.9 0 0
Ted Sizemore 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .257 .313 .302 .614 -0.032 0.51 0.009 -0.042 -0.0 1 0
Jeff Torborg C 4 0 3 1 0 0 4 .246 .270 .295 .565 0.104 0.57 0.114 -0.010 1.9 7 1 2B
Don Sutton P 2 0 0 0 0 1 3 .175 .190 .175 .365 -0.056 1.04 0.000 -0.056 -0.6 1 2 SH
   Jim Brewer P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .143 .250 .286 .536 -0.009 0.26 0.000 -0.009 -0.7 2 2
Team Totals 34 4 10 4 0 5 37 .294 .286 .529 .815 -0.022 0.86 0.536 -0.561 0.0 27 12
2B: W Davis (5, off D Lemaster); J Torborg (3, off D Lemaster); W Parker (9, off D Lemaster).
3B: M Wills (4, off D Lemaster).
HR: W Parker (11, off D Lemaster, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs to CF).
SF: W Parker (4, off D Lemaster).
SH: M Mota (8, off D Lemaster); D Sutton (4, off D Lemaster).
TB: W Parker 6; J Torborg 4; M Wills 4; W Davis 2; T Sizemore; B Sudakis.
RBI: W Parker 2 (44); B Russell (14); J Torborg (3).
Team LOB: 6.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. J Brewer-M Wills.

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Sandy Valdespino LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .293 .369 .328 .697 -0.192 1.81 0.000 -0.192 -1.2 2 0
   Julio Gotay PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .235 .278 .275 .552 -0.043 1.11 0.000 -0.043 -0.6
Joe Morgan 2B 2 1 2 1 2 0 4 .255 .404 .406 .809 0.262 1.58 0.306 -0.044 1.8 4 0 HR,CS
Jim Wynn CF 3 0 1 0 1 1 4 .280 .432 .544 .975 -0.134 1.75 0.067 -0.201 -0.4 2 0 2·SB
Norm Miller RF 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 .278 .375 .383 .757 -0.105 1.29 0.000 -0.105 -0.8 2 0
   Gary Geiger RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .223 .353 .277 .630 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
   Hector Torres PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .158 .186 .228 .415 -0.155 6.36 0.000 -0.155 -0.7
   Leon McFadden RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .185 .209 .215 .424 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Curt Blefary 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .261 .361 .383 .745 -0.081 1.60 0.050 -0.131 -0.4 9 1
Denis Menke SS 3 0 1 0 1 0 4 .299 .397 .432 .829 -0.077 1.84 0.107 -0.184 -0.3 1 4 CS
Johnny Edwards C 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .225 .280 .310 .590 -0.088 1.28 0.000 -0.088 -0.5 6 0
Doug Rader 3B 3 0 2 0 1 1 4 .245 .332 .364 .696 0.105 1.41 0.141 -0.036 0.7 0 3 2B,IW
Denny Lemaster P 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 .184 .231 .286 .516 0.025 2.26 0.116 -0.092 -0.1 0 1 SH
   Jack Billingham P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .273 .000 .273 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Marty Martinez PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .290 .330 .374 .704 -0.040 1.64 0.000 -0.040 -0.4
Team Totals 31 1 7 1 5 7 37 .226 .333 .355 .688 -0.523 1.75 0.787 -1.311 -3.0 27 9
2B: D Rader (17, off J Brewer).
HR: J Morgan (12, off D Sutton, 1st inn, 0 on, 1 out to RF).
SH: D Lemaster (3, off D Sutton).
IBB: D Rader (6, by D Sutton).
TB: J Morgan 5; D Rader 3; J Wynn; D Menke; C Blefary.
RBI: J Morgan (25).
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 0 for 11.
Baserunning
SB: J Wynn 2 (13, 2nd base off D Sutton/J Torborg 2).
CS: J Morgan (9, 2nd base by D Sutton/J Torborg); D Menke (5, 2nd base by J Brewer POCS).

Los Angeles Dodgers

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Sutton, W (12-9) 6.1 6 1 1 4 5 1 3.00 29 58 0.044 1.49 0.6
Jim Brewer, S (14) 2.2 1 0 0 1 2 0 1.88 8 3 0 0.479 2.69 2.4
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 5 7 1 1.00 37 58 3 0 0.523 1.75 3.0

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Denny Lemaster, L (7-10) 8.1 10 4 4 0 3 1 3.51 35 50 0.008 0.89 -1.1
Jack Billingham 0.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.13 2 2 0 0.015 0.24 1.1
Team Totals 9 10 4 4 0 5 1 4.00 37 50 2 0 0.023 0.86 -0.0
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: None.
IBB: D Sutton (3; D Rader).
Pickoffs: J Brewer (1; D Menke, 2nd base (CS)).

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Frank Dezelan, 2B - Shag Crawford, 3B - Chris Pelekoudas.
Time of Game: 2:43.
Attendance: 19,381.
Start Time Weather: In Dome.

Starting Lineups

Los Angeles Dodgers         Houston Astros
1 Maury Wills SS 1 Sandy Valdespino LF
2 Manny Mota LF 2 Joe Morgan 2B
3 Willie Davis CF 3 Jim Wynn CF
4 Wes Parker 1B 4 Norm Miller RF
5 Bill Sudakis 3B 5 Curt Blefary 1B
6 Bill Russell RF 6 Denis Menke SS
7 Ted Sizemore 2B 7 Johnny Edwards C
8 Jeff Torborg C 8 Doug Rader 3B
9 Don Sutton P 9 Denny Lemaster P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b7 1-2 1 123 O HOU J. Wynn J. Brewer 16% 61% Strikeout Looking
b7 1-2 2 123 O HOU H. Torres J. Brewer 15% 76% Strikeout
t4 1-1 0 --- R LAD W. Parker D. Lemaster 14% 64% Home Run
b7 1-2 1 12- HOU J. Morgan D. Sutton -13% 45% Walk; Rader to 3B; Lemaster to 2B
b7 1-2 0 1-- HOU D. Lemaster D. Sutton -12% 47% Fielder's Choice uk/Sacrifice Bunt; Rader to 2B

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' Denny Lemaster facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- LAD M. Wills D. Lemaster 4% 54% Single to CF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O LAD M. Mota D. Lemaster -2% 52% Bunt Groundout: 1B-2B/Sacrifice; Wills to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -2- LAD W. Davis D. Lemaster 7% 59% Double to LF; Wills to 3B
t1 0-0 1 -23 RO LAD W. Parker D. Lemaster 0% 59% Flyball: CF/Sacrifice Fly; Wills Scores
t1 1-0 2 -2- O LAD B. Sudakis D. Lemaster -3% 57% Lineout: SS
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Behind 0-1, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
b1 0-1 0 --- O HOU S. Valdespino D. Sutton 2% 59% Flyball: LF
b1 0-1 1 --- R HOU J. Morgan D. Sutton -11% 48% Home Run
b1 1-1 1 --- HOU J. Wynn D. Sutton -2% 45% Single to CF
b1 1-1 1 1-- HOU N. Miller D. Sutton -2% 43% Wynn Steals 2B
b1 1-1 1 -2- O HOU N. Miller D. Sutton 3% 47% Lineout: SS
b1 1-1 2 -2- O HOU C. Blefary D. Sutton 3% 50% Flyball: CF
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Top of the 2nd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 6-7-8
t2 1-1 0 --- O LAD B. Russell D. Lemaster -2% 48% Groundout: 3B-1B
t2 1-1 1 --- O LAD T. Sizemore D. Lemaster -2% 46% Flyball: RF
t2 1-1 2 --- O LAD J. Torborg D. Lemaster -1% 45% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 6-7-8
b2 1-1 0 --- HOU D. Menke D. Sutton -4% 41% Single to RF
b2 1-1 0 1-- O HOU J. Edwards D. Sutton 2% 43% Groundout: P-1B; Menke to 2B
b2 1-1 1 -2- O HOU D. Rader D. Sutton 4% 47% Strikeout
b2 1-1 2 -2- O HOU D. Lemaster D. Sutton 3% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Top of the 3rd, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 9-1-2
t3 1-1 0 --- O LAD D. Sutton D. Lemaster -2% 48% Strikeout
t3 1-1 1 --- LAD M. Wills D. Lemaster 8% 56% Triple to CF
t3 1-1 1 --3 O LAD M. Mota D. Lemaster -7% 49% Flyball: RF
t3 1-1 2 --3 O LAD W. Davis D. Lemaster -4% 45% Foul Flyball: C
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Tied 1-1, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
b3 1-1 0 --- O HOU S. Valdespino D. Sutton 2% 47% Flyball: LF
b3 1-1 1 --- HOU J. Morgan D. Sutton -3% 44% Single to CF
b3 1-1 1 1-- O HOU J. Wynn D. Sutton 4% 49% Morgan Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
b3 1-1 2 --- HOU J. Wynn D. Sutton -1% 48% Walk
b3 1-1 2 1-- HOU N. Miller D. Sutton -1% 46% Wynn Steals 2B
b3 1-1 2 -2- O HOU N. Miller D. Sutton 4% 50% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 1, Astros 1.
Top of the 4th, Dodgers Batting, Tied 1-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 4-5-6
t4 1-1 0 --- R LAD W. Parker D. Lemaster 14% 64% Home Run
t4 2-1 0 --- O LAD B. Sudakis D. Lemaster -2% 61% Strikeout
t4 2-1 1 --- O LAD B. Russell D. Lemaster -1% 60% Groundout: SS-1B
t4 2-1 2 --- O LAD T. Sizemore D. Lemaster -1% 59% Flyball: LF
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 5-6-7
b4 1-2 0 --- HOU C. Blefary D. Sutton -5% 54% Single to 3B
b4 1-2 0 1-- O HOU D. Menke D. Sutton 5% 58% Flyball: SS
b4 1-2 1 1-- O HOU J. Edwards D. Sutton 2% 61% Fielder's Choice P; Blefary out at 3B/P-3B-SS-3B; Edwards to 2B/Adv on throw to 3B
b4 1-2 2 -2- HOU D. Rader D. Sutton -1% 59% Intentional Walk
b4 1-2 2 12- O HOU D. Lemaster D. Sutton 6% 65% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 5th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 8-9-1
t5 2-1 0 --- LAD J. Torborg D. Lemaster 7% 72% Double to LF
t5 2-1 0 -2- O LAD D. Sutton D. Lemaster -1% 71% Bunt Groundout: SS-2B/Sacrifice; Torborg to 3B
t5 2-1 1 --3 O LAD M. Wills D. Lemaster -7% 64% Strikeout
t5 2-1 2 --3 O LAD M. Mota D. Lemaster -4% 60% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 1-2-3
b5 1-2 0 --- O HOU S. Valdespino D. Sutton 3% 64% Flyball: LF
b5 1-2 1 --- HOU J. Morgan D. Sutton -4% 60% Walk
b5 1-2 1 1-- O HOU J. Wynn D. Sutton 4% 64% Flyball: LF
b5 1-2 2 1-- O HOU N. Miller D. Sutton 3% 68% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 6th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 3-4-5
Gary Geiger replaces Norm Miller playing RF batting 4th
t6 2-1 0 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Lemaster -2% 65% Groundout: SS-1B
t6 2-1 1 --- O LAD W. Parker D. Lemaster -2% 64% Groundout: 3B-1B
t6 2-1 2 --- O LAD B. Sudakis D. Lemaster -1% 63% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 5-6-7
b6 1-2 0 --- O HOU C. Blefary D. Sutton 4% 67% Groundout: 1B-P
b6 1-2 1 --- O HOU D. Menke D. Sutton 3% 69% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 1-2 2 --- O HOU J. Edwards D. Sutton 2% 71% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 7th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 6-7-8
t7 2-1 0 --- O LAD B. Russell D. Lemaster -2% 69% Popfly: 2B
t7 2-1 1 --- O LAD T. Sizemore D. Lemaster -2% 67% Flyball: RF
t7 2-1 2 --- LAD J. Torborg D. Lemaster 1% 68% Single to LF
t7 2-1 2 1-- O LAD D. Sutton D. Lemaster -2% 66% Groundout: P-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Don Sutton facing 8-9-1
b7 1-2 0 --- HOU D. Rader D. Sutton -8% 58% Single to LF
b7 1-2 0 1-- HOU D. Lemaster D. Sutton -12% 47% Fielder's Choice uk/Sacrifice Bunt; Rader to 2B
b7 1-2 0 12- O HOU S. Valdespino D. Sutton 11% 58% Strikeout
b7 1-2 1 12- HOU J. Morgan D. Sutton -13% 45% Walk; Rader to 3B; Lemaster to 2B
Jim Brewer replaces Don Sutton pitching and batting 9th
b7 1-2 1 123 O HOU J. Wynn J. Brewer 16% 61% Strikeout Looking
Hector Torres pinch hits for Gary Geiger (RF) batting 4th
b7 1-2 2 123 O HOU H. Torres J. Brewer 15% 76% Strikeout
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 8th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 1-2-3
Leon McFadden replaces Hector Torres (PH) playing RF batting 4th
t8 2-1 0 --- O LAD M. Wills D. Lemaster -2% 74% Flyball: CF
t8 2-1 1 --- O LAD M. Mota D. Lemaster -1% 73% Groundout: SS-1B
t8 2-1 2 --- O LAD W. Davis D. Lemaster -1% 72% Lineout: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-2, Dodgers' Jim Brewer facing 5-6-7
b8 1-2 0 --- O HOU C. Blefary J. Brewer 6% 78% Groundout: 1B-P
b8 1-2 1 --- HOU D. Menke J. Brewer -7% 71% Walk
b8 1-2 1 1-- O HOU J. Edwards J. Brewer 11% 82% Menke Caught Stealing (PO) 2B (P-1B-SS)
b8 1-2 2 --- O HOU J. Edwards J. Brewer 3% 85% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 2, Astros 1.
Top of the 9th, Dodgers Batting, Ahead 2-1, Astros' Denny Lemaster facing 4-5-6
t9 2-1 0 --- LAD W. Parker D. Lemaster 4% 89% Double to LF
t9 2-1 0 -2- LAD B. Sudakis D. Lemaster 4% 93% Single to LF; Parker to 3B
t9 2-1 0 1-3 RO LAD B. Russell D. Lemaster 0% 94% Groundout: 2B unassisted/Forceout at 2B; Parker Scores
t9 3-1 1 1-- LAD T. Sizemore D. Lemaster 1% 94% Single to LF; Russell to 2B
t9 3-1 1 12- R LAD J. Torborg D. Lemaster 4% 98% Single to CF; Russell Scores; Sizemore to 3B
Jack Billingham replaces Denny Lemaster pitching and batting 9th
t9 4-1 1 1-3 O LAD J. Brewer J. Billingham -1% 97% Strikeout
t9 4-1 2 1-3 O LAD M. Wills J. Billingham -1% 97% Strikeout Looking
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Dodgers 4, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 1-4, Dodgers' Jim Brewer facing 8-9-1
b9 1-4 0 --- HOU D. Rader J. Brewer -5% 92% Double to LF
Marty Martinez pinch hits for Jack Billingham (P) batting 9th
b9 1-4 0 -2- O HOU M. Martinez J. Brewer 4% 96% Groundout: 3B-1B
Julio Gotay pinch hits for Sandy Valdespino (LF) batting 1st
b9 1-4 1 -2- OO HOU J. Gotay J. Brewer 4% 100% Line Drive Double Play: P-SS
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Dodgers 4, Astros 1.

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