Houston Astros 4, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 155
Played on Thursday, September 25, 1969 (N) at Crosley Field

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    2  0  1  -   4  9  0
CIN N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  1  1  -   3 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   1       3   3
Alou lf                       5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Wynn cf                       3   1   1   1       1   2       1   0
Miller rf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Menke ss,1b                   3   1   1   0       1   1       4   3
Blefary 1b                    3   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
  Davis ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Torres ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Rader 3b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       1   3
Edwards c                     4   1   2   1       0   1       5   0
Lemaster p                    2   0   1   1       0   1       0   2
  Bouton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   4   9   4       3  10      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Rader-Morgan-Blefary, Torres-Morgan-Menke.

BATTING - 
2B: Miller (20,off Nolan); Menke (24,off Nolan); Lemaster (3,off Nolan).
HR: Wynn (33,4th inning off Nolan 0 on 1 out); Edwards (6,9th inning off Granger
0 on 0 out).
SH: Lemaster (6,off Nolan).
IBB: Menke (12,by Jackson).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (44,2nd base off Nolan/Bench).
CS: Miller (4,2nd base by Nolan/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       5   1   4   0       0   1       2   0
Helms 2b                      5   1   3   1       0   0       0   1
May 1b                        5   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Perez 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       2   1
Bench c                       4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Beauchamp lf                  3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Stewart lf                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Savage cf                     3   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Woodward ss                   2   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
  Tolan ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Chaney ss                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nolan p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Johnson ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Whitfield ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  12   2       2   5      27   4

BATTING - 
2B: Rose (32,off Gladding).
GDP: Helms (20,off Lemaster); May (13,off Gladding).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rose (7,2nd base off Lemaster/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemaster W(12-17)             6.2   7   1   1   1   3   0  27
Bouton                        0.1   3   1   1   0   1   0   4
Gladding SV(28)               2     2   1   1   1   1   0   8
Totals                        9    12   3   3   2   5   0  39

Bouton faced 3 batters in the 8th inning
WP: Lemaster (8).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan L(8-7)                  7     7   3   3   1   8   1  28
Carroll                       0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Jackson                       0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Granger                       1.2   1   1   1   0   2   1   6
Totals                        9     9   4   4   3  10   2  38

IBB: Jackson (3,Menke).

Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Dick Stello, 2B - Augie Donatelli, 3B - Mel Steiner
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 3522


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Morgan              2b        Rose                rf
2. Alou                lf        Helms               2b
3. Wynn                cf        May                 1b
4. Miller              rf        Perez               3b
5. Menke               ss        Bench               c
6. Blefary             1b        Beauchamp           lf
7. Rader               3b        Savage              cf
8. Edwards             c         Woodward            ss
9. Lemaster            p         Nolan               p

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

REDS 1ST: On a bunt Rose singled to third; Helms grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Rose out at second]; May
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Miller singled to right; Miller was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Menke struck out; Blefary flied
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Bench struck
out; Beauchamp singled to left; Savage struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Rader grounded out (first unassisted); Edwards
singled to right; Lemaster out on a sacrifice bunt (first
unassisted) [Edwards to second]; Morgan was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Woodward popped to second; Nolan grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rose singled to center; Rose stole second;
Helms singled to shortstop [Rose to third]; May struck out; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou struck out; Wynn homered; Miller doubled to
left; Menke popped to third in foul territory; Blefary flied to
left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Perez flied to right; Bench grounded out (shortstop to
first); Beauchamp flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader was called out on strikes; Edwards struck out;
Lemaster was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 5TH: Savage singled to right; Woodward flied to left
[Savage to second]; Nolan grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Savage to third]; Lemaster threw a wild pitch [Savage scored];
Rose singled to center; Helms grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan walked; Morgan stole second; Alou popped to
first; Wynn was called out on strikes; Miller popped to first; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: May popped to first in foul territory; Perez grounded
out (second to first); Bench popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Menke doubled to left; Blefary grounded out (first
unassisted) [Menke to third]; Rader singled to left [Menke
scored]; Edwards flied to right; Lemaster doubled to center
[Rader scored]; Morgan flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Beauchamp grounded out (pitcher to first); Savage
popped to shortstop; Woodward walked; JOHNSON BATTED FOR NOLAN;
Johnson singled to right [Woodward to second]; BOUTON REPLACED
LEMASTER (PITCHING); Rose struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 8TH: CARROLL REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); STEWART
REPLACED BEAUCHAMP (PLAYING LF); Alou singled to left; Wynn
walked [Alou to second]; Miller grounded out (first unassisted)
[Alou to third, Wynn to second]; JACKSON REPLACED CARROLL
(PITCHING); Menke was walked intentionally; DAVIS BATTED FOR
BLEFARY; GRANGER REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Davis struck out;
Rader forced Wynn (third unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: TORRES REPLACED DAVIS (PLAYING SS); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Helms singled to center; May singled to
left [Helms to second]; Perez singled to center [Helms scored,
May to second]; GLADDING REPLACED BOUTON (PITCHING); Bench
popped to first in foul territory; Stewart grounded out (first
unassisted) [May to third, Perez to second]; Savage walked;
TOLAN BATTED FOR WOODWARD; Tolan struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: CHANEY REPLACED TOLAN (PLAYING SS); Edwards homered;
Gladding struck out; Morgan grounded out (second to first); Alou
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: WHITFIELD BATTED FOR GRANGER; Whitfield popped to
shortstop; Rose doubled to center; Helms singled to center [Rose
scored]; May grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Helms out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   9   0    7
 Reds             3  12   0    9


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