Cincinnati Reds 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Friday, September 17, 1965 (N) at Crosley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   2  7  1
CIN N    0  1  0    0  0  0    1  2  x  -   4  9  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye lf                       2   0   0   0       3   0       0   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
Staub rf                      3   0   1   0       2   0       5   0
Harrison 1b                   3   0   1   0       1   1       6   1
Wynn cf                       4   1   0   0       0   2       1   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Jackson ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Kasko ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     4   0   1   0       0   1       6   3
Dierker p                     2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Giusti p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Adlesh ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       6   6      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Bateman-Jackson.
E: Giusti (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Dierker (4,off Ellis).
GDP: Aspromonte (13,off McCool).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (36,2nd base off Ellis/Edwards).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harper lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Rose 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       4   4
Pinson cf                     4   1   3   1       0   1       2   0
Robinson rf                   3   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Coleman 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
  Keough pr,1b                1   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
Johnson 3b                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   2
Edwards c                     2   0   0   1       0   0       6   0
Cardenas ss                   3   0   1   1       0   0       1   1
Ellis p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  McCool p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   4   9   4       0   6      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cardenas-Rose-Keough.

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (30,off Dierker); Coleman (19,off Dierker); Robinson (32,off Giusti).
SF: Edwards (3,off Dierker).
HBP: Robinson (17,by Dierker).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Robinson (9,2nd base by Dierker/Bateman).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(7-8)                7     6   2   2   0   6   0  26
Giusti                        1     3   2   2   0   0   0   6
Totals                        8     9   4   4   0   6   0  32

HBP: Dierker (3,Robinson).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellis W(20-9)                 7     5   1   1   5   3   0  31
McCool SV(19)                 2     2   1   1   1   3   0   8
Totals                        9     7   2   2   6   6   0  39

Ellis faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Ellis (8).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Frank Secory, 2B - Ken Burkhart, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 10431


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Maye                lf        Harper              lf
2. Morgan              2b        Rose                2b
3. Staub               rf        Pinson              cf
4. Harrison            1b        Robinson            rf
5. Wynn                cf        Coleman             1b
6. Aspromonte          3b        Johnson             3b
7. Jackson             ss        Edwards             c
8. Bateman             c         Cardenas            ss
9. Dierker             p         Ellis               p

ASTROS 1ST: Maye walked; Morgan flied out to right; Staub walked
[Maye to second]; Ellis threw a wild pitch [Maye to third, Staub
to second]; Harrison walked; Wynn was called out on strikes;
Aspromonte flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Harper grounded out (third to first); Rose grounded
out (first to pitcher); Pinson singled; Robinson flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Jackson grounded out (second to first); Bateman
flied out to right; Dierker grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Coleman flied out to right; Johnson doubled; Edwards
popped to third in foul territory; Cardenas singled [Johnson
scored]; Ellis was called out on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Maye grounded out (second to first); Morgan grounded
out (pitcher unassisted); Staub singled; Harrison was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Harper struck out; Rose was called out on strikes;
Pinson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn flied out to left; Aspromonte grounded out
(second to first); Jackson singled; Bateman flied out to left; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Robinson singled; Coleman struck out while Robinson
was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Johnson
grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker popped to first in foul territory; Maye
popped to third in foul territory; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); Cardenas flied
out to right; Ellis struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Staub walked; Harrison popped to shortstop; Wynn
forced Staub (third to second); Wynn stole second; Aspromonte
singled [Wynn scored]; Jackson flied out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Harper grounded out (third to first); Rose popped to
shortstop; Pinson singled; Robinson was hit by a pitch [Pinson
to second]; Pinson was picked off second (catcher to shortstop);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Bateman singled; Dierker out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Bateman to second]; Maye walked; Morgan
flied out to right; Staub lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Coleman doubled; KEOUGH RAN FOR COLEMAN; Johnson
grounded out (second to first) [Keough to third]; Edwards hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Keough scored]; Cardenas popped to
first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: KEOUGH STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Harrison
singled; MCCOOL REPLACED ELLIS (PITCHING); Wynn struck out;
Aspromonte grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Harrison out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: GIUSTI REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); McCool lined to
right; Harper singled; Harper was picked off first but was safe
on an error by Giusti [Harper to third]; Rose flied out to
center; Pinson singled [Harper scored]; Robinson doubled [Pinson
scored]; Keough popped to third in foul territory; 2 R, 3 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

ASTROS 9TH: KASKO BATTED FOR JACKSON; Kasko singled; Bateman
struck out; ADLESH BATTED FOR GIUSTI; Adlesh struck out; Maye
walked [Kasko to second]; Morgan singled [Kasko scored, Maye to
second]; Staub popped to third in foul territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   1   10
 Reds             4   9   0    4


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