Houston Astros 7, Cincinnati Reds 4
Regular Season Game 55
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Sunday, June 11, 1967 (D) at Crosley Field

HOU N    0  0  1    0  2  2    2  0  0  -   7 14  3
CIN N    2  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  0  -   4 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      5   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Jackson ss                    4   0   1   1       1   0       3   6
Wynn cf                       5   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Staub rf                      4   1   0   0       1   1       4   0
Mathews 1b                    4   0   2   1       1   1       5   2
  Harrison 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Landis lf                     4   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 5   2   2   2       0   1       0   0
Bateman c                     4   2   3   1       0   0       7   1
  Brand c                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Cuellar p                     4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
  Sembera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   7  14   6       4   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gotay-Jackson-Mathews, Jackson-Harrison.
E: Staub 2 (3), Mathews (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Bateman 2 (6,off Pappas 2); Aspromonte (5,off Pappas); Landis (11,off Arrigo);
Mathews (4,off Nottebart); Cuellar (3,off Nottebart).
HR: Aspromonte (4,6th inning off Arrigo 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Jackson (9,off Pappas); Gotay (1,off Pappas).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (9,3rd base off Nottebart/Pavletich); Mathews (1,2nd base off Osteen/Pavletich).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Ruiz 2b                       5   1   2   0       0   0       4   5
Pinson cf                     5   2   3   1       0   1       2   0
Rose lf                       4   0   1   1       0   2       2   0
Perez 3b                      5   0   1   0       0   3       0   1
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   1       0   2       8   1
Pavletich c                   3   1   2   1       1   0       7   0
May rf                        4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Cardenas ss                   4   0   3   0       0   0       1   3
Pappas p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arrigo p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coker ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Nottebart p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Helms ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Osteen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       38   4  14   4       1   9      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ruiz-Cardenas-Johnson, Cardenas-Ruiz-Johnson.
E: Pavletich (2).
PB: Pavletich (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Pinson (8,off Cuellar).
HR: Pavletich (2,6th inning off Cuellar 0 on 1 out).
SF: Rose (1,off Cuellar); Johnson (4,off Cuellar).
GDP: Ruiz (3,off Cuellar); Johnson (5,off Sembera).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cuellar W(7-2)                8.1  14   4   2   1   9   1  40
Sembera SV(2)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    14   4   2   1   9   1  41


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pappas L(6-4)                 4.1   7   3   3   2   3   0  20
Arrigo                        1.2   3   2   2   0   3   1   8
Nottebart                     2     3   2   1   1   1   0  10
Osteen                        1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9    14   7   6   4   7   1  43

WP: Osteen (1).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:44   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Gotay               2b        Ruiz                2b
2. Jackson             ss        Pinson              cf
3. Wynn                cf        Rose                lf
4. Staub               rf        Perez               3b
5. Mathews             1b        Johnson             1b
6. Landis              lf        Pavletich           c
7. Aspromonte          3b        May                 rf
8. Bateman             c         Cardenas            ss
9. Cuellar             p         Pappas              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay singled to right; Jackson grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Gotay out at
second]; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds
0.

REDS 1ST: On a bunt Ruiz singled to second; Pinson doubled [Ruiz
scored, Pinson to third (error by Staub)]; Rose hit a sacrifice
fly to center [Pinson scored (unearned)]; Perez struck out;
Johnson flied out to right; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub flied out to center; Mathews was called out on
strikes; Landis flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 2.

REDS 2ND: Pavletich grounded out (shortstop to first); May flied
out to left; Cardenas singled to right; Pappas grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Aspromonte struck out; Bateman doubled to left;
Cuellar singled to right [Bateman scored]; Gotay grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Cuellar out at
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Ruiz flied out to right; Pinson struck out; Rose
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Jackson walked; Wynn flied out to left; Staub
grounded out (second to first) [Jackson stayed at first];
Mathews walked [Jackson to second]; Landis made an out to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Perez struck out; Johnson struck out; Pavletich
walked; May struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Aspromonte doubled to left; Bateman doubled to left
[Aspromonte scored]; On a bunt Cuellar grounded out (first to
second) [Bateman to third]; Gotay singled to right [Bateman
stayed at third]; John Bateman injured his leg and did not
advance; Jackson singled to center [Bateman scored, Gotay to
second]; ARRIGO REPLACED PAPPAS (PITCHING); Wynn struck out
while Gotay advanced to third and Jackson advanced to second on
a passed ball; Staub struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
3, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Cardenas singled to third; On a bunt Arrigo forced
Cardenas (first to shortstop); Ruiz singled to center [Arrigo to
second]; Pinson singled to center [Arrigo to third, Ruiz to
second]; Rose struck out; Perez forced Pinson (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Mathews flied out to right; Landis doubled;
Aspromonte homered [Landis scored]; Bateman singled to center;
Cuellar struck out; Gotay forced Bateman (shortstop to second);
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Johnson struck out (catcher to first); Pavletich
homered; May flied out to left; Cardenas singled to center;
COKER BATTED FOR ARRIGO; Coker singled to left [Cardenas to
second]; Ruiz flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
5, Reds 3.

ASTROS 7TH: NOTTEBART REPLACED COKER (PITCHING); Jackson
grounded out (second to first); Wynn singled to center; Staub
walked [Wynn to second]; Wynn stole third [Wynn scored (error by
Pavletich), Staub to second]; Mathews doubled to center [Staub
scored (unearned)]; Landis struck out; Aspromonte grounded out
(third to first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: Pinson reached on an error by Mathews [Pinson to
second (error by Staub)]; Rose singled to third [Pinson to
third]; Perez struck out; Johnson hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Pinson scored (unearned)]; Pavletich singled to right [Rose to
second]; May flied out to right; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Reds 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Bateman flied out to right; Cuellar doubled to left;
Gotay grounded out (second to first) [Cuellar stayed at second];
Jackson flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Reds 4.

REDS 8TH: Cardenas grounded out (shortstop to first); HELMS
BATTED FOR NOTTEBART; Helms singled; Ruiz grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Helms out at second]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 4.

ASTROS 9TH: OSTEEN REPLACED HELMS (PITCHING); Wynn grounded out
(pitcher to first); Staub grounded out (first unassisted);
Mathews singled to right; Mathews stole second; Landis walked
while Mathews advanced to third on a wild pitch; Aspromonte
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 4.

REDS 9TH: HARRISON REPLACED MATHEWS (PLAYING 1B); BRAND REPLACED
BATEMAN (PLAYING C ); Pinson singled to center; Rose was called
out on strikes; Perez singled to center [Pinson to second];
SEMBERA REPLACED CUELLAR (PITCHING); Johnson grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Perez out at second]; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  14   3    9
 Reds             4  14   1   10


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