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MIN
@BOS
8
6
BAL
@CAL
4
3
KCR
@DET
1
0
TEX
@MIL
2
7
CHW
@NYY
1
2
CLE
@OAK
1
2
NYM
@ATL
3
5
SFG
@CHC
3
5
PIT
@CIN
11
12
 
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PIT
@CIN
1
2
MON
@HOU
0
6
SDP
@PHI
3
4
LAD
@STL
3
4
Friday, July 9, 1976,
, Astrodome
Attendance: 12,511, Time of Game: 2:26
Expos
0
25-50
 Lost 5 
6th, 26½ GB
at Astros
6
40-44
 Won 2 
4th, 13 GB
W: Larry Dierker (8-8)
L: Don Stanhouse (6-4)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Expos           0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  0    0  0  2
Astros          0  2  0   2  2  0   0  0  X    6 11  0

Montreal Expos

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Pepe Mangual CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .266 .400 .362 .762 -0.049 0.51 0.000 -0.049 -0.7 1 0
Jim Lyttle RF 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .271 .311 .400 .711 -0.031 0.34 0.000 -0.031 -0.5 2 0
Mike Jorgensen LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .236 .330 .354 .684 -0.023 0.23 0.000 -0.023 -0.4 3 0
Andre Thornton 1B 1 0 0 0 2 1 3 .210 .336 .403 .740 0.061 0.82 0.074 -0.013 0.6 10 0 SB
Larry Parrish 3B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .210 .278 .322 .600 -0.034 0.65 0.016 -0.050 -0.4 0 1
Pete Mackanin 2B 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 .240 .274 .369 .643 -0.044 0.75 0.029 -0.073 -0.4 3 6
Larry Johnson C 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -0.052 1.23 0.000 -0.052 -0.6 2 0
   Barry Foote PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227 .267 .362 .629 -0.002 0.09 0.000 -0.002 -0.2
   Joe Kerrigan P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Pepe Frias SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250 .318 .325 .643 -0.043 0.86 0.000 -0.043 -0.6 2 5
   Tim Foli PH-SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .264 .272 .386 .658 -0.001 0.04 0.000 -0.001 -0.1 0 0
Don Stanhouse P 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .368 .455 .421 .876 -0.009 0.39 0.000 -0.009 -0.1 0 0
   Don Carrithers P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .059 .059 .059 .118 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jim Dwyer PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .193 .280 .250 .530 -0.004 0.17 0.000 -0.004 -0.2
   Dan Warthen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jose Morales PH-C 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .303 .300 .438 .738 0.000 0.02 0.000 0.000 -0.1 1 0
Team Totals 26 0 0 0 4 8 30 .000 .133 .000 .133 -0.231 0.54 0.119 -0.350 -3.6 24 12
Team LOB: 3.
With RISP: 0 for 4.
Fielding
DP: 3. P Mackanin-A Thornton 2; P Mackanin-P Frias-A Thornton.
E: A Thornton (5); L Parrish (15).
Baserunning
SB: A Thornton (4, 2nd base off L Dierker/E Herrmann).

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO PA BA OBP SLG OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Greg Gross RF 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .285 .357 .329 .686 -0.014 0.50 0.019 -0.033 -0.4 2 0
Rob Andrews 2B 4 0 2 1 0 0 4 .292 .342 .345 .687 -0.014 0.77 0.045 -0.059 0.3 2 1
Enos Cabell 3B 4 0 1 0 0 0 4 .302 .335 .366 .702 0.007 0.29 0.022 -0.015 -0.2 0 3
Bob Watson 1B 3 2 2 0 1 0 4 .282 .362 .423 .785 0.085 0.46 0.086 -0.001 1.4 7 1 SB
Jose Cruz CF 4 1 2 1 0 1 4 .296 .392 .392 .784 0.104 0.84 0.173 -0.068 0.5 3 0 2B,GDP
Cliff Johnson LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 4 .230 .366 .392 .758 -0.062 0.54 0.002 -0.064 -1.2 2 0 GDP
   Wilbur Howard LF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .210 .234 .268 .503 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Ed Herrmann C 3 1 2 2 1 0 4 .186 .274 .318 .592 0.109 0.56 0.109 0.000 2.1 8 0 HR
Roger Metzger SS 3 1 2 1 1 0 4 .247 .329 .323 .651 0.048 0.60 0.048 0.000 1.5 1 3
Larry Dierker P 3 0 0 1 0 1 4 .105 .103 .105 .208 0.004 0.76 0.013 -0.009 -1.2 2 1 SF,GDP
Team Totals 32 6 11 6 4 3 37 .344 .405 .469 .874 0.267 0.59 0.517 -0.249 2.8 27 9
2B: J Cruz (9, off D Stanhouse).
HR: E Herrmann (3, off D Stanhouse, 4th inn, 0 on, 0 outs).
SF: L Dierker (1, off D Stanhouse).
TB: E Herrmann 5; J Cruz 3; B Watson 2; R Metzger 2; R Andrews 2; E Cabell.
GIDP: C Johnson (7); L Dierker (1); J Cruz (5).
RBI: E Herrmann 2 (17); L Dierker (1); R Andrews (15); R Metzger (16); J Cruz (35).
2-out RBI: R Andrews.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 11.
Fielding
DP: 1. L Dierker-R Andrews.
Baserunning
SB: B Watson (3, 2nd base off D Carrithers/L Johnson).

Montreal Expos

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Don Stanhouse, L (6-4) 3.2 6 4 4 4 0 1 2.50 20 29 -0.241 1.00 -2.6
Don Carrithers 1.1 3 2 1 0 1 0 4.82 7 1 0 -0.030 0.23 -1.4
Dan Warthen 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.91 7 0 0 0.002 0.03 0.8
Joe Kerrigan 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00 3 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.4
Team Totals 8 11 6 5 4 3 1 5.62 37 29 1 0 -0.269 0.59 -2.8

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Larry Dierker, W (8-8) 9 0 0 0 4 8 0 4.07 30 91 0.232 0.54 3.6
Team Totals 9 0 0 0 4 8 0 0.00 30 91 0.232 0.54 3.6
Balks: None.
WP: D Stanhouse (2).
HBP: None.
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - John McSherry, 1B - Art Williams, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Paul Pryor.
Time of Game: 2:26.
Attendance: 12,511.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Montreal Expos         Houston Astros
1 Pepe Mangual CF 1 Greg Gross RF
2 Jim Lyttle RF 2 Rob Andrews 2B
3 Mike Jorgensen LF 3 Enos Cabell 3B
4 Andre Thornton 1B 4 Bob Watson 1B
5 Larry Parrish 3B 5 Jose Cruz CF
6 Pete Mackanin 2B 6 Cliff Johnson LF
7 Larry Johnson C 7 Ed Herrmann C
8 Pepe Frias SS 8 Roger Metzger SS
9 Don Stanhouse P 9 Larry Dierker P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b2 0-0 0 1-- R HOU J. Cruz D. Stanhouse 14% 73% Double; Watson Scores
b4 2-0 0 --- R HOU E. Herrmann D. Stanhouse 7% 89% Home Run
t2 0-0 1 -2- OO MON P. Mackanin L. Dierker 7% 55% Line Drive Double Play: P-2B
b3 2-0 0 12- OO HOU J. Cruz D. Stanhouse -6% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B; Cabell to 3B
t2 0-0 0 -2- O MON L. Parrish L. Dierker 5% 48% Strikeout

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- O MON P. Mangual L. Dierker 2% 52% Flyball: RF
t1 0-0 1 --- O MON J. Lyttle L. Dierker 1% 53% Flyball: LF
t1 0-0 2 --- O MON M. Jorgensen L. Dierker 1% 54% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Don Stanhouse facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O HOU G. Gross D. Stanhouse -2% 52% Reached on E3 (Ground Ball); Gross out at 2B/2B-SS
b1 0-0 1 --- O HOU R. Andrews D. Stanhouse -1% 51% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 --- O HOU E. Cabell D. Stanhouse -1% 50% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 0.
Top of the 2nd, Expos Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 4-5-6
t2 0-0 0 --- MON A. Thornton L. Dierker -4% 46% Walk
t2 0-0 0 1-- MON L. Parrish L. Dierker -3% 43% Thornton Steals 2B
t2 0-0 0 -2- O MON L. Parrish L. Dierker 5% 48% Strikeout
t2 0-0 1 -2- OO MON P. Mackanin L. Dierker 7% 55% Line Drive Double Play: P-2B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Expos' Don Stanhouse facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- HOU B. Watson D. Stanhouse 4% 59% Walk
b2 0-0 0 1-- R HOU J. Cruz D. Stanhouse 14% 73% Double; Watson Scores
b2 1-0 0 -2- HOU C. Johnson D. Stanhouse 3% 76% Wild Pitch; Cruz to 3B
b2 1-0 0 --3 O HOU C. Johnson D. Stanhouse -4% 72% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-0 1 --3 HOU E. Herrmann D. Stanhouse 1% 73% Walk
b2 1-0 1 1-3 HOU R. Metzger D. Stanhouse 2% 76% Walk; Herrmann to 2B
b2 1-0 1 123 RO HOU L. Dierker D. Stanhouse 1% 77% Flyball: RF/Sacrifice Fly; Cruz Scores
b2 2-0 2 12- HOU G. Gross D. Stanhouse 2% 79% Walk; Herrmann to 3B; Metzger to 2B
b2 2-0 2 123 O HOU R. Andrews D. Stanhouse -4% 74% Groundout: SS-1B
2 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 2.
Top of the 3rd, Expos Batting, Behind 0-2, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 7-8-9
t3 0-2 0 --- O MON L. Johnson L. Dierker 2% 77% Groundout: SS-1B
t3 0-2 1 --- O MON P. Frias L. Dierker 1% 78% Flyball: SS
t3 0-2 2 --- O MON D. Stanhouse L. Dierker 1% 79% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 2.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Ahead 2-0, Expos' Don Stanhouse facing 3-4-5
b3 2-0 0 --- HOU E. Cabell D. Stanhouse 2% 81% Single
b3 2-0 0 1-- HOU B. Watson D. Stanhouse 3% 85% Single; Cabell to 2B
b3 2-0 0 12- OO HOU J. Cruz D. Stanhouse -6% 79% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B; Cabell to 3B
b3 2-0 2 --3 O HOU C. Johnson D. Stanhouse -2% 76% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 2.
Top of the 4th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-2, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 1-2-3
t4 0-2 0 --- O MON P. Mangual L. Dierker 2% 79% Groundout: 3B-1B
t4 0-2 1 --- O MON J. Lyttle L. Dierker 2% 80% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-2 2 --- O MON M. Jorgensen L. Dierker 1% 81% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 2.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Ahead 2-0, Expos' Don Stanhouse facing 7-8-9
b4 2-0 0 --- R HOU E. Herrmann D. Stanhouse 7% 89% Home Run
b4 3-0 0 --- HOU R. Metzger D. Stanhouse 1% 90% Single
b4 3-0 0 1-- O HOU L. Dierker D. Stanhouse -0% 89% Groundout: SS-1B; Metzger to 2B
b4 3-0 1 -2- O HOU G. Gross D. Stanhouse -1% 88% Groundout: 2B-1B; Metzger to 3B
b4 3-0 2 --3 R HOU R. Andrews D. Stanhouse 4% 93% Single; Metzger Scores
Don Carrithers replaces Don Stanhouse pitching and batting 9th
b4 4-0 2 1-- O HOU E. Cabell D. Carrithers -0% 92% Flyball: RF
2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 4.
Top of the 5th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-4, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 4-5-6
t5 0-4 0 --- O MON A. Thornton L. Dierker 1% 94% Strikeout
t5 0-4 1 --- MON L. Parrish L. Dierker -2% 92% Walk
t5 0-4 1 1-- MON P. Mackanin L. Dierker -3% 89% Walk; Parrish to 2B
t5 0-4 1 12- O MON L. Johnson L. Dierker 3% 92% Flyball: RF; Parrish to 3B
t5 0-4 2 1-3 O MON P. Frias L. Dierker 3% 95% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 4.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Ahead 4-0, Expos' Don Carrithers facing 4-5-6
b5 4-0 0 --- HOU B. Watson D. Carrithers 1% 96% Single
b5 4-0 0 1-- HOU J. Cruz D. Carrithers 1% 96% Watson Steals 2B
b5 4-0 0 -2- O HOU J. Cruz D. Carrithers -1% 95% Strikeout
b5 4-0 1 -2- HOU C. Johnson D. Carrithers 0% 96% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball)
b5 4-0 1 12- R HOU E. Herrmann D. Carrithers 2% 98% Single; Watson Scores; Johnson to 2B
b5 5-0 1 12- R HOU R. Metzger D. Carrithers 1% 99% Single; Johnson Scores/unER; Herrmann to 2B
b5 6-0 1 12- OO HOU L. Dierker D. Carrithers -0% 98% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-SS-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Top of the 6th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-6, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 9-1-2
Jim Dwyer pinch hits for Don Carrithers (P) batting 9th
t6 0-6 0 --- O MON J. Dwyer L. Dierker 0% 99% Flyball: CF
t6 0-6 1 --- O MON P. Mangual L. Dierker 0% 99% Strikeout
t6 0-6 2 --- O MON J. Lyttle L. Dierker 0% 99% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Ahead 6-0, Expos' Dan Warthen facing 1-2-3
Dan Warthen replaces Jim Dwyer (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 6-0 0 --- O HOU G. Gross D. Warthen -0% 99% Strikeout
b6 6-0 1 --- HOU R. Andrews D. Warthen 0% 99% Single
b6 6-0 1 1-- O HOU E. Cabell D. Warthen -0% 99% Flyball: LF
b6 6-0 2 1-- O HOU B. Watson D. Warthen -0% 99% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Top of the 7th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-6, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 3-4-5
t7 0-6 0 --- O MON M. Jorgensen L. Dierker 0% 99% Flyball: CF
t7 0-6 1 --- MON A. Thornton L. Dierker -0% 99% Walk
t7 0-6 1 1-- O MON L. Parrish L. Dierker 0% 99% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
t7 0-6 2 1-- O MON P. Mackanin L. Dierker 0% 100% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Ahead 6-0, Expos' Dan Warthen facing 5-6-7
b7 6-0 0 --- HOU J. Cruz D. Warthen 0% 100% Single
b7 6-0 0 1-- OO HOU C. Johnson D. Warthen -0% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: 2B-1B
b7 6-0 2 --- O HOU E. Herrmann D. Warthen -0% 99% Flyball: 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Top of the 8th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-6, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 7-8-9
Wilbur Howard replaces Cliff Johnson playing LF batting 6th
Barry Foote pinch hits for Larry Johnson (C) batting 7th
t8 0-6 0 --- O MON B. Foote L. Dierker 0% 100% Groundout: 3B-1B
Tim Foli pinch hits for Pepe Frias (SS) batting 8th
t8 0-6 1 --- O MON T. Foli L. Dierker 0% 100% Groundout: SS-1B
Jose Morales pinch hits for Dan Warthen (P) batting 9th
t8 0-6 2 --- O MON J. Morales L. Dierker 0% 100% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Ahead 6-0, Expos' Joe Kerrigan facing 8-9-1
Joe Kerrigan replaces Barry Foote (PH) pitching and batting 7th
Jose Morales moves from PH to C
Tim Foli moves from PH to SS
b8 6-0 0 --- O HOU R. Metzger J. Kerrigan -0% 100% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 6-0 1 --- O HOU L. Dierker J. Kerrigan -0% 100% Strikeout
b8 6-0 2 --- O HOU G. Gross J. Kerrigan -0% 100% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.
Top of the 9th, Expos Batting, Behind 0-6, Astros' Larry Dierker facing 1-2-3
t9 0-6 0 --- O MON P. Mangual L. Dierker 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 0-6 1 --- O MON J. Lyttle L. Dierker 0% 100% Strikeout
t9 0-6 2 --- O MON M. Jorgensen L. Dierker 0% 100% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Expos 0, Astros 6.

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