Cincinnati Reds 14, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Tuesday, April 22, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    2  0  1    1  0  3    3  4  0  -  14 18  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  3  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
xRose cf                      4   3   3   2       1   1       2   0
Tolan rf                      5   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Johnson lf                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Savage lf                   3   1   1   0       0   1       0   0
  Beauchamp ph,lf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Perez 3b                      5   4   4   2       0   0       0   0
  Ruiz 3b                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
May 1b                        4   1   2   1       0   1       7   2
Bench c                       5   2   3   5       0   0       9   0
Helms 2b                      5   1   2   1       0   0       3   3
Chaney ss                     4   1   1   1       1   2       3   6
Queen p                       3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Carroll p                   1   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       43  14  18  13       3   9      27  12

x - reached first on interference.
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Helms-Chaney-May, Helms-Chaney-May.
E: Chaney (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Bench 2 (3,off Womack,off Guinn).
3B: Rose (1,off Wilson); Chaney (1,off Wilson).
HR: Perez (2,1st inning off Wilson 1 on 2 out).
SF: May (2,off Guinn).
HBP: Tolan (1,by Guinn).
IBB: Chaney (1,by Womack).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan lf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       3   0   0   0       0   2       3   1
  Geronimo cf                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
Blefary 1b                    3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Menke 2b                      2   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
Edwards c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
  Guinn p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Torres ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Womack p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Watson c                    1   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Totals                       28   0   3   0       5   8      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (4), Edwards (1).
PB: Watson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Blefary (2,off Queen).
GDP: Torres (2,off Queen); Blefary (3,off Carroll).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Queen W(1-0)                  6     2   0   0   2   5   0  21
Carroll SV(1)                 3     1   0   0   3   3   0  12
Totals                        9     3   0   0   5   8   0  33

WP: Queen (1).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson L(1-2)                 5     8   7   5   0   7   1  24
Womack                        2     5   3   2   1   0   0  11
Guinn                         2     5   4   4   2   2   0  14
Totals                        9    18  14  11   3   9   1  49

Wilson faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Wilson (1), Womack (1).
HBP: Guinn (1,Tolan).
IBB: Womack (1,Chaney).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Stan Landes, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Nick Colosi
Ejections: Alex Johnson by Tom Gorman [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 7204


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                cf        Alou                rf
2. Tolan               rf        Morgan              lf
3. Johnson             lf        Wynn                cf
4. Perez               3b        Rader               3b
5. May                 1b        Blefary             1b
6. Bench               c         Menke               2b
7. Helms               2b        Edwards             c
8. Chaney              ss        Torres              ss
9. Queen               p         Wilson              p

REDS 1ST: Rose reached on catcher's interference by Edwards;
Tolan popped to second; Johnson was called out on strikes; Perez
homered (unearned) [Rose scored (unearned)]; May was called out
on strikes; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
walked; Wynn struck out; Rader grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench flied out to left; Helms grounded out (shortstop
to first); Chaney was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blefary lined to second; Menke walked; Edwards
popped to shortstop; Torres struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Queen struck out; Rose tripled; Tolan singled to
center [Rose scored]; Johnson popped to shortstop; Alex
Johnson ejected by HP umpire Tom Gorman; Perez grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: SAVAGE REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING LF); Wilson flied
out to center; Alou flied out to right; Morgan flied out to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: May grounded out (shortstop to first); Bench flied out
to center; Helms singled to center; Chaney tripled to left
[Helms scored]; Queen flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wynn struck out; Rader reached on an error by Chaney
[Rader out at second (first to catcher)]; Blefary doubled to
center; Queen threw a wild pitch [Blefary to third]; Menke was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Rose struck out; Tolan struck out; Savage struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Edwards singled to right; Torres grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Edwards out at
second]; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4,
Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Perez singled to right; Wilson threw a wild pitch
[Perez to second]; May singled to center [Perez to third]; Bench
singled to left [Perez scored, May to second]; WOMACK REPLACED
WILSON (PITCHING); Womack threw a wild pitch [May to third,
Bench to second]; Helms grounded out (pitcher to first); Chaney
was walked intentionally; Queen forced May (pitcher to catcher)
[Bench to third, Chaney to second]; Rose singled to center
[Bench scored, Chaney scored, Queen to third, Rose out at second
(center to second)]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou popped to first in foul territory; Morgan flied
out to center; Wynn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: Tolan lined to pitcher; Savage flied out to center;
Perez singled to center; May singled to center [Perez to
second]; Bench doubled to center [Perez scored, May scored,
Bench to third (error by Menke)]; Helms singled to third [Bench
scored (unearned)]; Chaney grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R
(2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 10, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: CARROLL REPLACED QUEEN (PITCHING); Rader walked;
Blefary grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Rader out at second]; Menke walked; Edwards forced Menke
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 10, Astros 0.

REDS 8TH: GUINN REPLACED EDWARDS (PITCHING); WATSON REPLACED
WOMACK (PLAYING C ); Carroll walked; Rose singled to center
[Carroll to second]; Tolan popped to catcher in foul territory;
Savage singled to right [Carroll to third, Rose to second];
Watson allowed a passed ball [Carroll scored, Rose to third,
Savage to second]; Perez singled to third [Rose stayed at third,
Savage stayed at second]; May hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Rose scored, Savage to third, Perez to second]; Bench doubled
to left [Savage scored, Perez scored]; Helms popped to catcher
in foul territory; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 14, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: RUIZ REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING 3B); Torres grounded
out (shortstop to first); Watson struck out; Alou singled to
right; Morgan grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 14, Astros 0.

REDS 9TH: GERONIMO REPLACED WYNN (PLAYING CF); Chaney was called
out on strikes; Carroll singled to left; Rose walked [Carroll to
second]; Tolan was hit by a pitch [Carroll to third, Rose to
second]; BEAUCHAMP BATTED FOR SAVAGE; Beauchamp forced Carroll
(third to catcher) [Rose to third, Tolan to second]; Ruiz struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 14, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: BEAUCHAMP STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); Geronimo
struck out; Rader struck out; Blefary walked; Menke forced
Blefary (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 14,
Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds            14  18   1    8
 Astros           0   3   2    6


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