Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 155
Played on Wednesday, September 23, 1970 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   2 12  1
CIN N    1  3  1    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   6 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Morgan 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Wynn lf                       5   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     2   1   1   1       2   0       8   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Menke ss                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Rader 3b                      4   1   3   0       0   0       3   2
Miller rf                     4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Howard c                      4   0   1   1       0   2       1   1
Billingham p                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Harris p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Geronimo ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cook p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mayberry 1b                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       35   2  12   2       3   2      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Billingham (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (19,off Cloninger); Rader 2 (24,off Cloninger 2); Morgan (26,off
Cloninger).
HR: Watson (10,8th inning off Cloninger 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Cedeno (2,by Carroll).
GDP: Morgan (10,off Cloninger); Miller (5,off Carroll).
Team LOB: 10.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
Cline lf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Tolan cf                      4   0   0   1       0   0       2   1
Perez 1b                      4   1   2   1       0   0       5   1
Stewart 3b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Corrales c                    4   1   1   0       0   0       4   0
Woodward 2b                   3   0   1   1       0   0       5   2
Duffy ss                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Cloninger p                   3   2   2   2       0   0       1   1
  Carroll p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   6  11   5       1   1      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Cline-Duffy-Stewart, Duffy-Perez, Stewart-Woodward-Perez.

BATTING - 
2B: Corrales (5,off Billingham); Rose (37,off Billingham); Duffy (2,off Gladding).
HR: Perez (40,3rd inning off Harris 0 on 0 out); Cloninger (2,6th inning off
Harris 0 on 2 out).
SF: Woodward (3,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Tolan (19,3rd base by Cook/Howard).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham L(12-9)            1.2   5   4   3   0   0   0  11
Harris                        4.1   4   2   2   0   1   2  17
Cook                          1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Gladding                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    11   6   5   1   1   2  36

WP: Billingham (9).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Cloninger W(9-6)              7.1  10   2   2   3   1   1  32
Carroll SV(15)                1.2   2   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    12   2   2   3   2   1  39

HBP: Carroll (2,Cedeno).

Umpires: HP - John Kibler, 1B - Al Barlick, 3B - Andy Olsen
Time of Game: 2:25   Attendance: 11845


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Cedeno              cf        Rose                rf
2. Morgan              2b        Cline               lf
3. Wynn                lf        Tolan               cf
4. Watson              1b        Perez               1b
5. Menke               ss        Stewart             3b
6. Rader               3b        Corrales            c
7. Miller              rf        Woodward            2b
8. Howard              c         Duffy               ss
9. Billingham          p         Cloninger           p

ASTROS 1ST: Cedeno doubled to left; Morgan popped to second;
Wynn flied out to right; Watson walked; Menke forced Watson
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose singled to center; Cline grounded out (second to
first) [Rose to second]; Billingham threw a wild pitch [Rose to
third]; Tolan grounded out (second to first) [Rose scored];
Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader doubled to right; Miller singled to center
[Rader to third, Miller out at second (center to first to
second)]; Howard struck out; Billingham walked; Cedeno flied out
to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Stewart singled to center; Corrales doubled to left
[Stewart to third]; Woodward hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Stewart scored]; Duffy lined to third; Cloninger singled to
right [Corrales scored]; Rose doubled to left [Cloninger to
third]; Cline reached on an error by Billingham [Cloninger
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Rose stayed at second, Cline to
first]; HARRIS REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING); Tolan popped to
third; 3 R (2 ER), 4 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Morgan doubled to right; Wynn hit into a double play
(left to shortstop to third) [Morgan out at third]; Watson
walked; Menke flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 4.

REDS 3RD: Perez homered; Stewart flied out to center; Corrales
grounded out (shortstop to first); Woodward singled to center;
Duffy struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader doubled to right; Miller singled to right
[Rader to third]; Howard singled to right [Rader scored, Miller
to second]; Harris popped to catcher in foul territory; Cedeno
popped to catcher in foul territory; Morgan grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

REDS 4TH: Cloninger popped to first; Rose flied out to left;
Cline grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn flied out to left; Watson popped to second;
Menke grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 5.

REDS 5TH: Tolan flied out to center; Perez grounded out (first
to pitcher); Stewart singled to right; Corrales flied out to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader flied out to right; Miller grounded out
(second to pitcher); Howard flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

REDS 6TH: Woodward popped to shortstop; Duffy grounded out
(third to first); Cloninger homered; Rose popped to shortstop; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

ASTROS 7TH: GERONIMO BATTED FOR HARRIS; Geronimo singled to
left; Cedeno flied out to center; Morgan grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Geronimo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

REDS 7TH: COOK REPLACED GERONIMO (PITCHING); Cline walked; Tolan
forced Cline (shortstop to second); Perez singled to left [Tolan
to second]; Tolan was caught stealing third (catcher to third)
[Perez to second]; Stewart grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Wynn flied out to left; Watson homered; Menke
singled to left; CARROLL REPLACED CLONINGER (PITCHING); Rader
singled to left [Menke to second]; Miller grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Rader out at second]; 1 R, 3 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

REDS 8TH: MAYBERRY REPLACED COOK (PLAYING 1B); GLADDING REPLACED
WATSON (PITCHING); Corrales grounded out (first to pitcher);
Woodward grounded out (third to first); Duffy doubled to right;
Carroll flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Howard struck out; Mayberry grounded out (pitcher to
first); Cedeno was hit by a pitch; Morgan singled to right
[Cedeno to third]; Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2  12   1   10
 Reds             6  11   0    6


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