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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789    R H E
Houston Astros 6-2W6100 100 01( 10) 13172
San Francisco Giants 4-5L3000 012 040 772
Date of Game:  Sunday, April 23, 1972
Stadium:  Candlestick Park
Feats and Milestones
  • Cesar Cedeno - 5 hits
  • Dave Rader - 1st career hit, 1st career RBI

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

     
    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Roger Metzgerss24.196522110.1338154021
    Cesar Cedenocf21.057625300.4448253064
    Jimmy Wynnrf30.042411120.30381125260
    Lee May1b29.031511313.2948768260
    Bob Watsonlf26.013522101.3218300260
    Doug Rader3b27.267510002.28185812110
    Tommy Helms2b30.353512001.1828858250
    Johnny Edwardsc33.317512100.30461235140
    Larry Dierkerp25.213300000.0002197000
        George Culverp28.290000000.0004239000
        Norm Millerph26.0771110001.0002402000
        Jesus Alouph30.0301112001.0001983020
        Fred Gladdingp35.299000000.0002392000
    Totals: 4513171247.378737487 

    San Francisco Giants Batting Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Chris Speierss21.299511100.2129166110
    Tito Fuentes2b28.110522000.3089642132
    Willie Mayscf40.353511000.12592756032
    Bobby Bondsrf26.039311200.3069560162
    Dave Kingman3b23.123221320.2299502102
    Ken Hendersonlf25.312400001.1529553021
    Jim Howarth1b25.047300011.143714000
    Dave Raderc23.118301110.25025010
        Fran Healyc25.229000000.143962150
    Steve Stonep24.284100000.000226000
        Jimmy Rosarioph26.353100000.000295000
        Jim Barrp24.073100000.000421000
        Chris Arnoldph24.169100000.00028000
        Jerry Johnsonp28.142000000.0004159000
        Don McMahonp42.109000000.0003777000
        John Morrisp30.243000000.0003103000
    Totals: 3477742.206925997 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Cesar Cedeno (4), Johnny Edwards (3), Tito Fuentes 2 (3), Norm Miller (1)
    HR:  Dave Kingman (2), Lee May (2), Chris Speier (1), Bob Watson (2)
    RBIs:  Jesus Alou 2 (2), Bobby Bonds 2 (6), Cesar Cedeno 3 (6), Johnny Edwards (4), Dave Kingman 3 (10), Lee May 3 (6), Roger Metzger (2), Dave Rader (1), Chris Speier (1), Bob Watson (6), Jimmy Wynn (6)
    SB:  Cesar Cedeno 2 (4), Dave Kingman (2)
    SF:  Bobby Bonds (1)
    GDP:  Chris Speier (1)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

     
    Houston AstrosAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Larry Dierker25.21376663115.141.210002202
    George Culver  (W 1-0)28.29011111112.251.130004236
    Fred Gladding  (Sv 2)35.29910000000.000.000002392
    Pitching Totals:9777422 0008830

    San Francisco Giants Pitching Stats

     
    San Francisco GiantsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve Stone24.28455212501.501.33000226
    Jim Barr24.07334110114.501.13000421
    Jerry Johnson28.14202442007.202.000004160
    Don McMahon  (L 0-1)42.1090.13330114.500.830003777
    John Morris30.2430.23300004.502.000003104
    Pitching Totals:917139472 000161088

    Other Game Information

     

    Wild Pitches:  Larry Dierker; 
    Balks:  Steve Stone; 
    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Larry Dierker 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Steve Stone 0-0-0;  Jim Barr 0-0-0;  Jerry Johnson 0-0-0;  Don McMahon 0-0-0;  John Morris 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Larry Dierker 31;  George Culver 5;  Fred Gladding 3;  Steve Stone 22;  Jim Barr 13;  Jerry Johnson 4;  Don McMahon 4;  John Morris 6; 
    Time of Game:  3:02    Attendance:  40,821
    Umpires:   Home:   Bruce Froemming  1B  Ed Vargo  2B  Paul Pryor  3B  Harry Wendelstedt 


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