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Standings
DET
@BAL
2
3
CAL
@CHW
8
2
MIN
@KCR
6
4
 
(11)
BOS
@MIL
9
8
SDP
@LAD
0
8
HOU
@SFG
1
5
PIT
@STL
5
6
 
(10)
Friday, April 5, 1974,
, Candlestick Park
Attendance: 17,527, Time of Game: 2:03
Astros
1
0-1
Lost 1 
4th, 1 GB
at Giants
5
1-0
Won 1 
1st
W: Tom Bradley (1-0)
L: Dave Roberts (0-1)
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -    -  -  -
Astros          0  0  0   0  0  0   0  0  1    1  7  0
Giants          0  0  0   2  3  0   0  0  X    5 10  2

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Greg Gross RF 4 1 3 0 0 0 .750 1.500 0.042 0.43 0.054 -0.012 0.9 3 0
Roger Metzger SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .500 0.030 0.84 0.060 -0.030 0.5 3 2
Cesar Cedeno CF 4 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.099 1.01 0.000 -0.099 -1.5 2 0
Bob Watson LF 4 0 1 1 0 1 .250 .500 -0.055 0.83 0.020 -0.075 0.2 0 0
Milt May C 4 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.059 0.78 0.009 -0.069 -0.5 6 1
Lee May 1B 4 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 -0.076 0.66 0.000 -0.076 -1.5 8 0 GDP
Doug Rader 3B 3 0 1 0 0 1 .333 .667 -0.018 0.49 0.012 -0.030 0.1 1 2
Tommy Helms 2B 3 0 1 0 0 1 .333 .667 0.017 0.65 0.041 -0.023 -0.1 1 4
Dave Roberts P 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.083 1.65 0.000 -0.083 -0.8 0 0 GDP
   Bob Gallagher PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.010 0.39 0.000 -0.010 -0.2
   Ken Forsch P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Cliff Johnson PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 -0.012 0.31 0.000 -0.012 -0.5 GDP
   Jerry Johnson P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Team Totals 33 1 7 1 0 4 .212 .424 -0.323 0.73 0.196 -0.519 -3.4 24 9
TB: G Gross 3; B Watson; D Rader; T Helms; R Metzger.
GIDP: D Roberts (1); L May (1); C Johnson (1).
RBI: B Watson (1).
Team LOB: 5.
With RISP: 1 for 6.
Fielding
DP: 1. R Metzger-L May.

San Francisco Giants

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bobby Bonds RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .500 -0.048 0.62 0.008 -0.055 -1.1 5 0
Tito Fuentes 2B 4 1 2 0 0 0 .500 1.000 0.025 0.49 0.042 -0.017 0.1 1 2
   Mike Phillips 2B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 1
Garry Maddox CF 4 2 1 3 0 0 .250 1.250 0.099 0.73 0.144 -0.045 2.1 2 0 HR
Gary Matthews LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 .250 .500 -0.002 0.50 0.024 -0.025 -0.2 2 0
Steve Ontiveros 1B 3 0 1 1 0 0 .333 .833 0.119 0.70 0.135 -0.017 1.0 10 1 HBP
Dave Kingman 3B 4 0 3 1 0 1 .750 1.750 0.102 0.60 0.127 -0.024 1.8 0 3 2B,CS
Chris Speier SS 3 0 1 0 1 1 .333 1.167 0.008 0.57 0.041 -0.033 -0.4 1 5 2B
Ken Rudolph C 2 0 0 0 2 0 .000 .500 -0.096 0.57 0.001 -0.096 -0.7 4 0 GDP,2·IW
Tom Bradley P 4 0 0 0 0 4 .000 .000 -0.030 0.29 0.000 -0.030 -1.5 0 1
   Randy Moffitt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Team Totals 32 5 10 5 3 6 .312 .858 0.177 0.57 0.522 -0.342 1.1 27 13
2B: C Speier (1, off J Johnson); D Kingman (1, off K Forsch).
HR: G Maddox (1, off D Roberts; 5th inn, 2 on, 2 outs to RF).
IBB: K Rudolph 2 (2, by J Johnson, by K Forsch).
HBP: S Ontiveros (1, by K Forsch).
TB: G Maddox 4; D Kingman 4; T Fuentes 2; C Speier 2; B Bonds; S Ontiveros; G Matthews.
GIDP: K Rudolph (1).
RBI: G Maddox 3 (3); D Kingman (1); S Ontiveros (1).
2-out RBI: G Maddox 3; D Kingman; S Ontiveros.
Team LOB: 7.
With RISP: 3 for 8.
Fielding
DP: 3. T Bradley-C Speier-S Ontiveros; D Kingman-T Fuentes-S Ontiveros; C Speier-M Phillips-S Ontiveros.
E: D Kingman (1); T Fuentes (1).
Baserunning
CS: D Kingman (1, 2nd base by D Roberts/M May).

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Dave Roberts, L (0-1) 5 8 5 5 1 3 1 9.00 22 33 -0.187 0.86 -2.6
Ken Forsch 2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00 9 0 0 0.008 0.12 1.0
Jerry Johnson 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.00 5 0 0 0.001 0.03 0.5
Team Totals 8 10 5 5 3 6 1 5.62 36 33 0 0 -0.178 0.57 -1.1

San Francisco Giants

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Tom Bradley, W (1-0) 8.1 7 1 1 0 4 0 1.08 31 69 0.289 0.73 2.5
Randy Moffitt, H (1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 2 2 0 0.033 0.72 0.9
Team Totals 9 7 1 1 0 4 0 1.00 33 69 2 0 0.322 0.73 3.4
Balks: None.
WP: None.
HBP: K Forsch (1; S Ontiveros).
IBB: J Johnson (1; K Rudolph); K Forsch (1; K Rudolph).
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Doug Harvey, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Art Williams.
Time of Game: 2:03.
Attendance: Not Given.
Field Condition: Unknown.
Start Time Weather: Unknown.

Starting Lineups

Houston Astros         San Francisco Giants
1 Greg Gross RF 1 Bobby Bonds RF
2 Roger Metzger SS 2 Tito Fuentes 2B
3 Cesar Cedeno CF 3 Garry Maddox CF
4 Bob Watson LF 4 Gary Matthews LF
5 Milt May C 5 Steve Ontiveros 1B
6 Lee May 1B 6 Dave Kingman 3B
7 Doug Rader 3B 7 Chris Speier SS
8 Tommy Helms 2B 8 Ken Rudolph C
9 Dave Roberts P 9 Tom Bradley P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
b5 2-0 2 12- RRR SFG G. Maddox D. Roberts 14% 96% Home Run; Bonds Scores; Fuentes Scores
b4 0-0 2 12- R SFG S. Ontiveros D. Roberts 13% 68% Single to LF; Maddox Scores; Matthews to 2B
b4 1-0 2 12- R SFG D. Kingman D. Roberts 10% 79% Single to LF; Matthews Scores; Ontiveros to 2B
t3 0-0 0 1-- OO HOU D. Roberts T. Bradley 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
b3 0-0 0 1-- OO SFG K. Rudolph D. Roberts -8% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- HOU G. Gross T. Bradley -4% 46% Single to LF
t1 0-0 0 1-- O HOU R. Metzger T. Bradley 2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B; Gross to 2B
t1 0-0 1 -2- O HOU C. Cedeno T. Bradley 3% 52% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 2 -2- O HOU B. Watson T. Bradley 3% 55% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Dave Roberts facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- O SFG B. Bonds D. Roberts -2% 53% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 1 --- O SFG T. Fuentes D. Roberts -2% 51% Flyball: CF
b1 0-0 2 --- O SFG G. Maddox D. Roberts -1% 50% Lineout: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 5-6-7
t2 0-0 0 --- O HOU M. May T. Bradley 2% 52% Groundout: 1B unassisted
t2 0-0 1 --- O HOU L. May T. Bradley 2% 54% Strikeout Looking
t2 0-0 2 --- O HOU D. Rader T. Bradley 1% 55% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 2nd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Dave Roberts facing 4-5-6
b2 0-0 0 --- O SFG G. Matthews D. Roberts -2% 53% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 1 --- O SFG S. Ontiveros D. Roberts -2% 51% Flyball: RF
b2 0-0 2 --- SFG D. Kingman D. Roberts 1% 52% Single to LF
b2 0-0 2 1-- O SFG C. Speier D. Roberts -2% 50% Kingman Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 8-9-1
t3 0-0 0 --- HOU T. Helms T. Bradley -4% 46% Single to SS
t3 0-0 0 1-- OO HOU D. Roberts T. Bradley 8% 54% Ground Ball Double Play: P-SS-1B
t3 0-0 2 --- O HOU G. Gross T. Bradley 1% 55% Groundout: SS-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 3rd, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Dave Roberts facing 7-8-9
b3 0-0 0 --- SFG C. Speier D. Roberts 4% 59% Walk
b3 0-0 0 1-- OO SFG K. Rudolph D. Roberts -8% 51% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-1B
b3 0-0 2 --- O SFG T. Bradley D. Roberts -1% 50% Strikeout
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Top of the 4th, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 2-3-4
t4 0-0 0 --- HOU R. Metzger T. Bradley -4% 46% Reached on E5 (Ground Ball); Metzger to 1B
t4 0-0 0 1-- O HOU C. Cedeno T. Bradley 4% 50% Flyball: RF
t4 0-0 1 1-- O HOU B. Watson T. Bradley 3% 53% Flyball: RF
t4 0-0 2 1-- O HOU M. May T. Bradley 3% 56% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 0.
Bottom of the 4th, Giants Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Dave Roberts facing 1-2-3
b4 0-0 0 --- O SFG B. Bonds D. Roberts -3% 53% Groundout: 3B-1B
b4 0-0 1 --- SFG T. Fuentes D. Roberts 3% 56% Single to CF
b4 0-0 1 1-- O SFG G. Maddox D. Roberts -3% 53% Groundout: 2B-SS/Forceout at 2B
b4 0-0 2 1-- SFG G. Matthews D. Roberts 2% 55% Single to RF; Maddox to 2B
b4 0-0 2 12- R SFG S. Ontiveros D. Roberts 13% 68% Single to LF; Maddox Scores; Matthews to 2B
b4 1-0 2 12- R SFG D. Kingman D. Roberts 10% 79% Single to LF; Matthews Scores; Ontiveros to 2B
b4 2-0 2 12- O SFG C. Speier D. Roberts -3% 76% Strikeout Looking
2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 2.
Top of the 5th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-2, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 6-7-8
t5 0-2 0 --- O HOU L. May T. Bradley 3% 79% Flyball: RF
t5 0-2 1 --- O HOU D. Rader T. Bradley 2% 81% Strikeout Looking
t5 0-2 2 --- O HOU T. Helms T. Bradley 1% 82% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 2.
Bottom of the 5th, Giants Batting, Ahead 2-0, Astros' Dave Roberts facing 8-9-1
b5 2-0 0 --- O SFG K. Rudolph D. Roberts -1% 80% Groundout: SS-1B
b5 2-0 1 --- O SFG T. Bradley D. Roberts -1% 79% Strikeout Looking
b5 2-0 2 --- SFG B. Bonds D. Roberts 1% 80% Single to CF
b5 2-0 2 1-- SFG T. Fuentes D. Roberts 1% 81% Single to CF; Bonds to 2B
b5 2-0 2 12- RRR SFG G. Maddox D. Roberts 14% 96% Home Run; Bonds Scores; Fuentes Scores
b5 5-0 2 --- O SFG G. Matthews D. Roberts -0% 96% Lineout: 3B-SS
3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Top of the 6th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-5, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 9-1-2
Bob Gallagher pinch hits for Dave Roberts (P) batting 9th
t6 0-5 0 --- O HOU B. Gallagher T. Bradley 1% 97% Lineout: RF
t6 0-5 1 --- HOU G. Gross T. Bradley -1% 96% Single to CF
t6 0-5 1 1-- O HOU R. Metzger T. Bradley 1% 97% Flyball: CF
t6 0-5 2 1-- O HOU C. Cedeno T. Bradley 1% 98% Flyball: RF
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Bottom of the 6th, Giants Batting, Ahead 5-0, Astros' Ken Forsch facing 5-6-7
Ken Forsch replaces Bob Gallagher (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b6 5-0 0 --- SFG S. Ontiveros K. Forsch 0% 98% Hit By Pitch
b6 5-0 0 1-- SFG D. Kingman K. Forsch 1% 99% Double to RF; Ontiveros to 3B
b6 5-0 0 -23 O SFG C. Speier K. Forsch -0% 98% Popfly: 1B
b6 5-0 1 -23 SFG K. Rudolph K. Forsch 0% 98% Intentional Walk
b6 5-0 1 123 O SFG T. Bradley K. Forsch -1% 98% Strikeout
b6 5-0 2 123 O SFG B. Bonds K. Forsch -1% 97% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 3 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Top of the 7th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-5, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 4-5-6
t7 0-5 0 --- O HOU B. Watson T. Bradley 1% 98% Strikeout
t7 0-5 1 --- HOU M. May T. Bradley -1% 97% Reached on E4 (Ground Ball); May to 1B
t7 0-5 1 1-- OO HOU L. May T. Bradley 2% 99% Ground Ball Double Play: 3B-2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 1 error, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Bottom of the 7th, Giants Batting, Ahead 5-0, Astros' Ken Forsch facing 2-3-4
b7 5-0 0 --- O SFG T. Fuentes K. Forsch -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
b7 5-0 1 --- O SFG G. Maddox K. Forsch -0% 98% Flyball: RF
b7 5-0 2 --- O SFG G. Matthews K. Forsch -0% 98% Popfly: 1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Top of the 8th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-5, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 7-8-9
Mike Phillips replaces Tito Fuentes playing 2B batting 2nd
t8 0-5 0 --- HOU D. Rader T. Bradley -1% 97% Single to CF
t8 0-5 0 1-- O HOU T. Helms T. Bradley 1% 98% Strikeout
Cliff Johnson pinch hits for Ken Forsch (P) batting 9th
t8 0-5 1 1-- OO HOU C. Johnson T. Bradley 1% 100% Ground Ball Double Play: SS-2B-1B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Bottom of the 8th, Giants Batting, Ahead 5-0, Astros' Jerry Johnson facing 5-6-7
Jerry Johnson replaces Cliff Johnson (PH) pitching and batting 9th
b8 5-0 0 --- O SFG S. Ontiveros J. Johnson -0% 99% Groundout: 2B-1B
b8 5-0 1 --- O SFG D. Kingman J. Johnson -0% 99% Strikeout
b8 5-0 2 --- SFG C. Speier J. Johnson 0% 100% Double to CF
b8 5-0 2 -2- SFG K. Rudolph J. Johnson 0% 100% Intentional Walk
b8 5-0 2 12- O SFG T. Bradley J. Johnson -0% 99% Strikeout Looking
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 0, Giants 5.
Top of the 9th, Astros Batting, Behind 0-5, Giants' Tom Bradley facing 1-2-3
t9 0-5 0 --- HOU G. Gross T. Bradley -1% 99% Single to LF
t9 0-5 0 1-- HOU R. Metzger T. Bradley -2% 97% Single to RF; Gross to 2B
t9 0-5 0 12- O HOU C. Cedeno T. Bradley 2% 99% Flyball: CF
t9 0-5 1 12- R HOU B. Watson T. Bradley -2% 97% Single to LF; Gross Scores; Metzger to 2B
Randy Moffitt replaces Tom Bradley pitching and batting 9th
t9 1-5 1 12- O HOU M. May R. Moffitt 2% 98% Groundout: 1B-P; Metzger to 3B; Watson to 2B
t9 1-5 2 -23 O HOU L. May R. Moffitt 2% 100% Lineout: LF
1 run, 3 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Astros 1, Giants 5.

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