Houston Astros 6, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 78
Doubleheader Nightcap
Played on Saturday, July 2, 1966 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  2    0  0  0  -   3  5  0
HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    1  3  x  -   6  9  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harper rf                     2   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
Rose 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   0       0   4
Pinson cf                     2   1   0   0       1   0       5   0
Perez 1b                      4   0   1   1       0   1      11   0
Johnson lf                    2   1   1   2       1   0       4   0
Edwards c                     2   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Pavletich c                 2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ruiz 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Cardenas ss                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Ellis p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Davidson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nottebart p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   3   5   3       4   4      24  11

BATTING - 
HR: Johnson (10,4th inning off Bruce 0 on 2 out).
SH: Pinson (6,off Taylor).
SF: Johnson (6,off Bruce).
GDP: Perez (9,off Bruce).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Harper (8,2nd base off Bruce/Heath).
CS: Rose (4,2nd base by Bruce/Heath).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Maye lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Jackson ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Wynn cf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Staub rf                      4   2   1   0       0   0       3   0
Mantilla 3b                   4   1   1   3       0   0       0   1
Heath c                       3   2   2   0       1   0       4   1
Harrison 1b                   3   0   1   1       0   1      10   0
Lillis 2b                     2   0   0   1       0   0       5   4
Bruce p                       2   0   1   1       0   0       0   2
  Taylor p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   6   9   6       1   2      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jackson-Lillis-Harrison.
E: Harrison (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Staub (12,off Ellis); Heath (2,off Ellis); Taylor (1,off Ellis).
HR: Mantilla (3,8th inning off Nottebart 2 on 1 out).
SH: Harrison (1,off Ellis).
SF: Lillis (1,off Ellis).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ellis L(5-12)                 7     8   5   5   1   2   0  30
Davidson                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Nottebart                     0.2   1   1   1   0   0   1   3
Totals                        8     9   6   6   1   2   1  34

Ellis faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bruce                         5.2   4   3   2   4   3   1  24
Taylor W(2-1)                 3.1   1   0   0   0   1   0  11
Totals                        9     5   3   2   4   4   1  35


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - Chris Pelekoudas, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Frank Secory
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 30930


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Harper              rf        Maye                lf
2. Rose                2b        Jackson             ss
3. Pinson              cf        Wynn                cf
4. Perez               1b        Staub               rf
5. Johnson             lf        Mantilla            3b
6. Edwards             c         Heath               c
7. Ruiz                3b        Harrison            1b
8. Cardenas            ss        Lillis              2b
9. Ellis               p         Bruce               p

REDS 1ST: Harper walked; Rose forced Harper (pitcher to
shortstop); Pinson flied out to right; Rose was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Maye flied out to left; Jackson lined to left; Wynn
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez made an out to second; Johnson walked; Edwards
forced Johnson (second to shortstop); Ruiz grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub doubled to center; Mantilla grounded out
(third to first); Heath walked; Harrison singled to center
[Staub scored, Heath to second]; Lillis flied out to right;
Bruce singled to left [Heath scored, Harrison to second]; Maye
flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Cardenas grounded out (pitcher to first); Ellis
grounded out (first unassisted); Harper singled to left; Rose
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Jackson flied out to center; Wynn was called out on
strikes; Staub grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Pinson walked; Perez grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Pinson out at second]; Johnson
homered; Edwards was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Mantilla grounded out (shortstop to first); Heath
singled; Harrison was called out on strikes; Lillis flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Ruiz made an out to second; Cardenas struck out; Ellis
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: PAVLETICH REPLACED EDWARDS (PLAYING C ); Bruce flied
out to center; Maye flied out to left; Jackson grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Harper walked; Rose flied out to right; Harper stole
second; Pinson reached on an error by Harrison [Harper to
third]; Perez singled to left [Harper scored, Pinson to third];
Johnson hit a sacrifice fly to right [Pinson scored (unearned)];
Pavletich singled to left [Perez to second]; TAYLOR REPLACED
BRUCE (PITCHING); Ruiz grounded out (second to first); 2 R (1
ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wynn flied out to left; Staub grounded out (second
to first); Mantilla grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: Cardenas flied out to center; Ellis grounded out
(shortstop to first); Harper flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Heath doubled to right; Harrison out on a sacrifice
bunt (first unassisted) [Heath to third]; Lillis hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Heath scored]; Taylor doubled to center; Maye
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: Rose singled to center; Pinson out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to first) [Rose to second]; Perez struck out; Johnson
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Jackson singled to right; Wynn singled to left
[Jackson to third]; DAVIDSON REPLACED ELLIS (PITCHING); Staub
reached on a fielder's choice [Jackson out at home (second to
catcher), Wynn to second]; NOTTEBART REPLACED DAVIDSON
(PITCHING); Mantilla homered [Wynn scored, Staub scored]; Heath
grounded out (shortstop to first); Harrison grounded out (second
to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 6.

REDS 9TH: Pavletich made an out to second; Ruiz lined to center;
Cardenas grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3   5   0    5
 Astros           6   9   1    4


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