Cincinnati Reds 5, Houston Astros 4 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 88
Played on Thursday, July 10, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    1  1  1    0  0  0    2  -   5 10  1
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  1    1  -   4 11  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       3   1   2   1       1   0       3   0
Tolan cf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Johnson lf                    4   1   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Stewart lf                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Perez 3b                      4   1   1   0       1   1       0   2
May 1b                        3   1   2   2       0   0      13   2
Bench c                       5   0   2   2       0   1       4   1
Helms 2b                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   2
  Woodward ss                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ruiz ss,2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   6
Carroll p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   5  10   5       3   8      30  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ruiz-May.
E: Johnson (13).

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (12,off Ray); Perez (16,off Billingham); May (16,off Gladding).
SH: Carroll (3,off Ray).
SF: Rose (5,off Ray); May (6,off Ray).
HBP: May (3,by Billingham).
GDP: Helms (13,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Rose (3,2nd base by Ray/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Geiger lf                     4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       4   4
Wynn cf                       3   2   1   1       2   0       2   0
Miller rf                     5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Blefary 1b                    5   2   3   0       0   0      12   1
Edwards c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       7   2
  McFadden pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bryant c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Martinez ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      5   0   3   2       0   0       0   3
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       2   1       0   3
Ray p                         2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Blasingame p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Valdespino ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       39   4  11   3       5   3      30  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rader-Morgan-Blefary.
E: Menke (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Blefary 2 (17,off Carroll 2); Edwards (11,off Carroll); Menke 2 (19,off
Granger 2).
HR: Wynn (21,10th inning off Granger 0 on 0 out).
SH: Morgan (4,off Carroll).
GDP: Edwards (12,off Carroll).
IBB: Rader 2 (4,by Granger 2).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Wynn (2,2nd base by Carroll/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Carroll                       8     6   3   2   3   2   0  32
Granger W(3-2)                2     5   1   1   2   1   1  13
Totals                       10    11   4   3   5   3   1  45

Carroll faced 1 batter in the 9th inning
IBB: Granger 2 (8,Rader 2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ray                           6.2   6   3   2   2   6   0  28
Blasingame                    0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Billingham                    2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Gladding L(1-3)               1     2   2   2   1   1   0   6
Totals                       10    10   5   4   3   8   0  43

WP: Ray (2).
HBP: Billingham (2,May).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 3:03   Attendance: 20332


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                rf        Geiger              lf
2. Tolan               cf        Morgan              2b
3. Johnson             lf        Wynn                cf
4. Perez               3b        Miller              rf
5. May                 1b        Blefary             1b
6. Bench               c         Edwards             c
7. Helms               2b        Menke               ss
8. Ruiz                ss        Rader               3b
9. Carroll             p         Ray                 p

REDS 1ST: Rose singled to right; Rose was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Tolan lined to center; Johnson grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Geiger lined to second; Morgan grounded out (first
unassisted); Wynn walked; Wynn was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez grounded out (second to first); May lined to
left; Bench struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller grounded out (second to first); Blefary
doubled to left; Edwards grounded out (first unassisted)
[Blefary to third]; Menke singled to second [Blefary scored];
Rader struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 3RD: Helms struck out (catcher to first); Ruiz flied to
center; Carroll struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Ray grounded out (shortstop to first); Geiger
walked; Morgan popped to shortstop; Wynn grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 4TH: Rose singled to center; Tolan singled to right [Rose
to second]; Johnson struck out; Perez struck out; May singled to
center [Rose scored, Tolan to third, May to second (on throw)];
Bench popped to catcher in foul territory; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Reds 1, Astros 1.

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

REDS 5TH: Helms reached on an error by Menke [Helms to first];
Ruiz singled to pitcher [Helms to second]; Ray threw a wild
pitch [Helms to third, Ruiz to second]; Carroll popped to first
in foul territory; Rose lined out on a sacrifice fly to right
[Helms scored (unearned), Ruiz to third]; Tolan struck out; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke flied to right; Rader flied to right; Ray
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
2, Astros 1.

REDS 6TH: Johnson doubled to right; Perez grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Johnson to third]; May hit a sacrifice fly
to right [Johnson scored]; Bench grounded out (third to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Geiger was called out on strikes; Morgan flied to
center; Wynn walked; Miller reached on an error by Johnson [Wynn
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Miller to second]; Blefary grounded
out (first unassisted); 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: Helms walked; Ruiz popped to first in foul territory;
Carroll out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Helms to
second]; Rose walked; BLASINGAME REPLACED RAY (PITCHING); Tolan
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Edwards doubled to left; Menke grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rader grounded out (second to first)
[Edwards to third]; VALDESPINO BATTED FOR BLASINGAME; Valdespino
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
3, Astros 2.

REDS 8TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED VALDESPINO (PITCHING); Johnson
struck out; Perez doubled to right; May was hit by a pitch;
Bench singled to third [Perez to third, May to second]; Helms
grounded into a double play (third to second to first) [Bench
out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: STEWART REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING LF); Geiger
singled to right; Morgan out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Geiger to second]; Wynn flied to center [Geiger to
third]; Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

REDS 9TH: Ruiz grounded out (second to first); Carroll grounded
out (pitcher to first); Rose grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: WOODWARD REPLACED HELMS (PLAYING SS); RUIZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); Blefary doubled to right; GRANGER
REPLACED CARROLL (PITCHING); On a bunt Edwards singled to first
[Blefary to third]; Menke doubled to shortstop [Blefary scored,
Edwards to third]; MCFADDEN RAN FOR EDWARDS; Rader was walked
intentionally; GOTAY BATTED FOR BILLINGHAM; Gotay forced
McFadden (third to catcher) [Menke to third, Rader to second,
Gotay to first]; Geiger lined to right; Morgan lined to
shortstop; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 10TH: BRYANT REPLACED MCFADDEN (PLAYING C ); GLADDING
REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Tolan grounded out (second to first);
Stewart struck out; Perez walked; May doubled to left [Perez to
third]; Bench singled to center [Perez scored, May scored];
Woodward forced Bench (shortstop to second); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 10TH: Wynn homered; Miller flied to center; Blefary
grounded out (first to pitcher); MARTINEZ BATTED FOR BRYANT;
Martinez singled to left; Menke doubled to right [Martinez to
third]; Rader was walked intentionally; GERONIMO BATTED FOR
GLADDING; Geronimo struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 5,
Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             5  10   1    8
 Astros           4  11   1   11


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