Houston Astros 10, Cincinnati Reds 7
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Sunday, May 24, 1970 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    2  1  0    0  0  4    0  0  0  -   7  9  2
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  2    1  7  x  -  10 15  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       5   2   3   2       0   0       2   0
Tolan cf                      4   2   2   1       1   1       0   0
Perez 3b                      4   1   2   3       1   0       1   2
Bench c                       5   0   1   1       0   0       3   3
May 1b                        5   0   1   0       0   1       9   1
Carbo lf                      2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
  Stewart lf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   2
Concepcion ss                 1   2   0   0       3   0       2   2
Nolan p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Carroll p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gullett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   7   9   7       7   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
E: Tolan (4), Concepcion (10).
PB: Bench (3).

BATTING - 
2B: May (11,off Cook).
HR: Perez (16,6th inning off Cook 2 on 2 out).
SH: Nolan 2 (3,off Cook 2).
GDP: May (6,off Cook).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Rose (5,2nd base off Bouton/Edwards); Tolan (13,2nd base off Bouton/Edwards).
CS: Rose (3,2nd base by Cook/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf,lf                    5   1   2   3       0   0       1   0
Miller cf,rf                  4   0   2   0       1   0       5   0
Davis lf                      5   2   2   2       0   0       3   0
  DiLauro p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss                      5   2   4   1       0   0       1   2
Pepitone 1b                   5   1   2   2       0   0       8   3
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Martinez 2b                   4   1   0   1       0   0       5   3
Edwards c                     4   2   3   0       0   0       4   0
Bouton p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Billingham p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lampard ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wynn ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Spinks pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beauchamp cf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38  10  15   9       3   3      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Menke-Martinez-Pepitone.

BATTING - 
3B: Pepitone (4,off Carroll).
IBB: Miller (1,by Granger).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan                         7    10   4   4   1   3   0  31
Carroll L(1-1)                0.1   2   4   3   1   0   0   5
Granger                       0.1   3   2   2   1   0   0   4
Gullett                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8    15  10   9   3   3   0  41

Nolan faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Nolan (1).
IBB: Granger (4,Miller).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bouton                        0     3   2   2   1   0   0   4
Cook                          6     5   5   5   6   0   1  27
Billingham                    1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Gladding W(3-0)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
DiLauro SV(1)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   7   7   7   4   1  41

Bouton faced 4 batters in the 1st inning

Umpires: HP - Stan Landes, 1B - Doug Harvey, 2B - Frank Dezelan, 3B - Shag Crawford
Time of Game: 2:43   Attendance: 18552


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                rf        Alou                rf
2. Tolan               cf        Miller              cf
3. Perez               3b        Davis               lf
4. Bench               c         Menke               ss
5. May                 1b        Pepitone            1b
6. Carbo               lf        Rader               3b
7. Helms               2b        Martinez            2b
8. Concepcion          ss        Edwards             c
9. Nolan               p         Bouton              p

REDS 1ST: Rose singled to center; Rose stole second; Tolan
singled to center [Rose scored]; Tolan stole second; Perez
walked; Bench singled to center [Tolan scored, Perez to second];
COOK REPLACED BOUTON (PITCHING); May grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Perez to third, Bench out at
second]; Carbo walked; Helms flied out to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou grounded out (shortstop to first); Miller
singled to right; Davis flied out to right; Miller was picked
off first (catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Concepcion walked; Nolan out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Concepcion to second]; Rose singled to center
[Concepcion scored]; Tolan flied out to left; Rose was picked
off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to second); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Menke flied out to left; Pepitone flied out to left;
Rader grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); Bench popped to
shortstop; May doubled to center; Carbo walked; Helms flied out
to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Martinez grounded out (shortstop to first); Edwards
singled to center; Cook struck out; Alou forced Edwards (second
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion walked; Nolan out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Concepcion to second]; Rose grounded out
(shortstop to first); Tolan walked; Perez popped to first; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Miller singled to right; Davis popped to first;
Menke singled to center [Miller to second]; Pepitone forced
Menke (first to shortstop) [Miller to third]; Rader flied out to
right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Bench flied out to left; May flied out to center;
Carbo flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Martinez grounded out (second to pitcher); Edwards
flied out to left; Cook struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
3, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Helms grounded out (third to first); Concepcion
walked; Nolan grounded out (second to first) [Concepcion to
second]; Rose singled to left [Concepcion scored]; Tolan singled
to left [Rose to second]; Perez homered [Rose scored, Tolan
scored]; Bench flied out to left; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); Miller grounded
out (first unassisted); Davis singled to pitcher; Menke singled
to center [Davis to second]; Pepitone singled to center [Davis
scored, Menke to third]; Nolan threw a wild pitch [Menke scored,
Pepitone to second]; Rader struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 7, Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: BILLINGHAM REPLACED COOK (PITCHING); May struck out;
Carbo grounded out (second to first); Helms struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: STEWART REPLACED CARBO (PLAYING LF); Martinez flied
out to left; Edwards singled to center; LAMPARD BATTED FOR
BILLINGHAM; Lampard walked [Edwards to second]; Alou singled to
right [Edwards scored, Lampard to second]; Miller grounded out
(catcher to third to first) [Lampard to third, Alou to second];
Davis popped to first; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: GLADDING REPLACED LAMPARD (PITCHING); Concepcion
popped to second; Nolan struck out; Rose flied out to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Menke singled to left; CARROLL REPLACED NOLAN
(PITCHING); Pepitone tripled to center [Menke scored]; Rader
popped to second; Martinez reached on an error by Concepcion
[Pepitone scored (RBI), Martinez to first]; Edwards singled to
left [Martinez to second]; WYNN BATTED FOR GLADDING; Bench
allowed a passed ball [Martinez to third, Edwards to second];
Wynn walked; SPINKS RAN FOR WYNN; GRANGER REPLACED CARROLL
(PITCHING); Alou singled to center [Martinez scored (unearned),
Edwards scored, Spinks to third (error by Tolan), Alou to
second]; Miller was walked intentionally; Davis singled to left
[Spinks scored, Alou scored, Miller out at third (catcher to
third), Davis to second]; Menke singled to center [Davis
scored]; GULLETT REPLACED GRANGER (PITCHING); Pepitone popped to
shortstop; 7 R (6 ER), 6 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 10.

REDS 9TH: BEAUCHAMP REPLACED SPINKS (PLAYING CF); MILLER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF);
DILAURO REPLACED DAVIS (PITCHING); Tolan struck out; Perez
singled to left; Bench grounded out (third to first) [Perez to
second]; May flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7,
Astros 10.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             7   9   2    7
 Astros          10  15   0    7


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