Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Friday, September 19, 1969 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  2  -   3  4  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       4   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Tolan cf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Johnson lf                    3   1   0   0       1   2       2   0
  Stewart lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Perez 3b                      3   0   1   0       1   2       0   3
Bench c                       4   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
May 1b                        4   1   2   2       0   0      10   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Woodward ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   5
Merritt p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Granger p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   2   6   2       3  10      25  13

BATTING - 
2B: Helms (14,off Gladding).
3B: Rose (11,off Bouton).
HR: May (37,6th inning off Ray 1 on 2 out).
SH: Merritt (13,off Ray).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Perez (4,2nd base off Ray/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Alou rf,lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Wynn cf                       0   2   0   0       4   0       2   0
Davis lf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lampard ph                  1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Menke 1b                      3   0   1   0       0   1      12   1
Rader 3b                      2   0   0   1       0   0       0   3
Martinez ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Ray p                         1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Gotay ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Miller ph,rf                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   3   4   3       4   2      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Menke (27).

BATTING - 
HR: Lampard (1,9th inning off Granger 1 on 1 out).
SF: Rader (3,off Granger).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Davis (1,2nd base by Merritt/Bench); Wynn (7,2nd base by Merritt/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Merritt                       6.1   3   1   1   3   2   0  23
Granger L(8-6)                2     1   2   2   1   0   1   8
Totals                        8.1   4   3   3   4   2   1  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ray                           6     3   2   2   3   5   1  25
Bouton                        2     1   0   0   0   4   0   7
Gladding W(4-7)               1     2   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     6   2   2   3  10   1  37


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Lee Weyer, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Ken Burkhart
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 12205


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                rf        Morgan              2b
2. Tolan               cf        Alou                rf
3. Johnson             lf        Wynn                cf
4. Perez               3b        Davis               lf
5. Bench               c         Menke               1b
6. May                 1b        Rader               3b
7. Helms               2b        Martinez            ss
8. Woodward            ss        Edwards             c
9. Merritt             p         Ray                 p

REDS 1ST: Rose struck out; Tolan grounded out (second to first);
Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Morgan flied to center; Alou flied to left; Wynn
walked; Davis singled to center [Wynn to third]; Davis was
caught stealing second (catcher to second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez walked; Bench popped to shortstop; May grounded
out (first unassisted) [Perez to second]; Helms flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke popped to catcher in foul territory; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); Martinez popped to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Woodward grounded out (shortstop to first); Merritt
struck out; Rose reached on an error by Menke [Rose to first];
Tolan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards struck out; Ray flied to center; Morgan
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Johnson grounded out (third to first); Perez singled
to left; Perez stole second; Bench grounded out (third to
first); May grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Wynn walked;
Wynn was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop to first);
Davis flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Helms struck out; Woodward singled to center; Merritt
out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Woodward to second];
Rose walked; Tolan grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke was called out on strikes; Rader flied to
right; Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Johnson walked; Perez struck out; Bench flied to
center; May homered [Johnson scored]; Helms flied to center; 2
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Edwards grounded out (second to first); GOTAY BATTED
FOR RAY; Gotay grounded out (third to first); Morgan singled to
right; Alou forced Morgan (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: BOUTON REPLACED GOTAY (PITCHING); Woodward flied to
right; Merritt was called out on strikes; Rose tripled to
center; Tolan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn walked; Davis flied to right; Menke singled to
right [Wynn to third]; GRANGER REPLACED MERRITT (PITCHING);
Rader hit a sacrifice fly to left [Wynn scored]; Martinez forced
Menke (shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 1.

REDS 8TH: Johnson was called out on strikes; Perez struck out;
Bench struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: STEWART REPLACED JOHNSON (PLAYING LF); Edwards flied
to center; MILLER BATTED FOR BOUTON; Miller grounded out (second
to first); Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 1.

REDS 9TH: MILLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); ALOU CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); GLADDING REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); May
singled to third; Helms doubled [May to third]; Woodward popped
to first in foul territory; Granger struck out; Rose grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); Wynn walked;
LAMPARD BATTED FOR GLADDING; Lampard homered [Wynn scored]; 2 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   6   0    8
 Astros           3   4   1    3


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