Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 129
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Saturday, August 26, 1967 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  1  0    3  1  0    1  0  0  -   6 10  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  9  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harper rf                     5   2   3   0       0   0       2   0
Pinson cf                     5   0   2   1       0   2       1   0
Rose lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
May 1b                        2   2   1   1       0   0       9   0
Perez 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   1       3   2
Helms 2b                      4   1   2   2       0   1       4   3
Pavletich c                   3   0   0   1       0   2       5   1
Cardenas ss                   3   0   0   0       1   0       2   5
Maloney p                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Totals                       34   6  10   6       1   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cardenas-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
2B: Perez (22,off Blasingame); Helms (20,off Dukes).
SF: Pavletich (2,off Blasingame); May (2,off Dukes).
HBP: May (8,by Blasingame).
GDP: Helms (9,off Blasingame).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: May (3,2nd base off Blasingame/Bateman); Harper (21,2nd base off Blasingame/Bateman);
Pinson (21,2nd base off Dukes/Bateman).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gotay 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Jackson ss                    4   1   3   0       0   0       1   4
Rader 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Staub rf                      4   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
Wynn cf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Miller lf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Davis lf                    2   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Aspromonte 3b                 4   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
Bateman c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
Blasingame p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Harrison ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dukes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Brand ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Schneider p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   1   9   1       0   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gotay-Rader.
E: Bateman (6).
PB: Bateman (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Jackson (17,off Maloney).
SH: Blasingame (2,off Maloney).
GDP: Wynn (8,off Maloney).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jackson (16,2nd base off Maloney/Pavletich).
CS: Rader (2,2nd base by Maloney/Pavletich).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maloney W(12-9)               9     9   1   1   0   4   0  34

WP: Maloney (13).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Blasingame L(5-6)             5     7   5   4   0   2   0  22
Dukes                         3     3   1   1   1   5   0  13
Schneider                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   6   5   1   8   0  38

WP: Blasingame (9).
HBP: Blasingame (2,May).

Umpires: HP - Tony Venzon, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Bob Engel, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 11892


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Harper              rf        Gotay               2b
2. Pinson              cf        Jackson             ss
3. Rose                lf        Rader               1b
4. May                 1b        Staub               rf
5. Perez               3b        Wynn                cf
6. Helms               2b        Miller              lf
7. Pavletich           c         Aspromonte          3b
8. Cardenas            ss        Bateman             c
9. Maloney             p         Blasingame          p

REDS 1ST: Harper grounded out (shortstop to first); Pinson
struck out; Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gotay struck out; Jackson singled to center; Jackson
stole second; Rader reached on a fielder's choice [Jackson out
at third (shortstop to third)]; Rader was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: May singled to left; May stole second [May to third
(error by Bateman)]; Perez singled to shortstop [May scored];
Helms grounded into a double play (second to first) [Perez out
at second]; Pavletich grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 2
H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Staub flied out to right; Wynn popped to catcher in
foul territory; Miller lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 0.

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

ASTROS 3RD: Aspromonte singled to right; Bateman singled to
third [Aspromonte to second]; Blasingame out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [Aspromonte to third, Bateman to second];
Gotay grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Rose grounded out (second to first); May was hit by a
pitch; Perez doubled to center [May to third]; Helms singled to
left [May scored, Perez scored, Helms to second (on throw to
home)]; Bateman allowed a passed ball [Helms to third];
Pavletich hit a sacrifice fly to center [Helms scored
(unearned)]; Cardenas flied out to right; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader made an out to second; Staub lined to second;
Wynn flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Maloney struck out; Harper singled to left; Harper
stole second; Pinson singled to center [Harper scored];
Blasingame threw a wild pitch [Pinson to second]; Rose grounded
out (shortstop to first); May popped to first in foul territory;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Miller made an out to shortstop; Aspromonte singled
to center; Maloney threw a wild pitch [Aspromonte to second];
Bateman struck out; HARRISON BATTED FOR BLASINGAME; Harrison
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5,
Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: DUKES REPLACED HARRISON (PITCHING); DAVIS REPLACED
MILLER (PLAYING LF); Perez flied out to left; Helms doubled to
left; Pavletich struck out; Cardenas walked; Maloney grounded
out (pitcher unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros
0.

ASTROS 6TH: Gotay flied out to left; Jackson doubled to left;
Rader grounded out (second to first) [Jackson to third]; Staub
singled to right [Jackson scored]; Wynn popped to third in foul
territory; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 1.

REDS 7TH: Harper singled to left; Pinson singled to right
[Harper to third]; Pinson stole second; Rose struck out; May hit
a sacrifice fly to right [Harper scored]; Perez struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Davis struck out; Aspromonte grounded out (shortstop
to first); Bateman flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 8TH: Helms struck out; Pavletich struck out; Cardenas flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: BRAND BATTED FOR DUKES; Brand struck out; Gotay
grounded out (shortstop to first); Jackson singled to center;
Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
6, Astros 1.

REDS 9TH: SCHNEIDER REPLACED BRAND (PITCHING); Maloney made an
out to shortstop; Harper made an out to pitcher; Pinson struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Staub singled to left; Wynn grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Staub out at second]; Davis
singled to right; Aspromonte grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6  10   0    5
 Astros           1   9   1    6


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