Houston Astros 2, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 47
Played on Saturday, May 29, 1971 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   2  6  0
CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   5
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   4
Wynn cf                       4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geronimo lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Mayberry 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   1      12   0
  Menke 1b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Cedeno rf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Edwards c                     2   0   2   0       1   0       6   1
Forsch p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       2   2      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Morgan-Metzger-Mayberry.

BATTING - 
2B: Edwards (3,off Nolan); Metzger (5,off Nolan).
3B: Metzger (3,off Nolan).
HR: Wynn (2,4th inning off Nolan 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Watson (5,off Nolan).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wynn (4,2nd base off Nolan/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
May 1b                        4   1   3   1       0   0      11   2
Bench c                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Perez 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Ferrara lf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       2   5
McRae cf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Nolan p                       1   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
  Carbo ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       29   1   3   1       2   7      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Concepcion-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
HR: May (9,4th inning off Forsch 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Rose (4,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 3.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Forsch W(1-0)                 9     3   1   1   2   7   1  31


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan L(3-5)                  8     6   2   2   2   2   1  31
Granger                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   2   2   1  34


Umpires: HP - Bruce Froemming, 1B - Al Barlick, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Harry Wendelstedt
Time of Game: 2:00   Attendance: 15285


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Metzger             ss        Rose                rf
2. Morgan              2b        Concepcion          ss
3. Wynn                cf        May                 1b
4. Watson              lf        Bench               c
5. Mayberry            1b        Perez               3b
6. Alou                rf        Ferrara             lf
7. Rader               3b        Helms               2b
8. Edwards             c         McRae               cf
9. Forsch              p         Nolan               p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger popped to third in foul territory; Morgan
grounded out (pitcher to first); Wynn flied out to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); Concepcion
grounded out (third to first); May singled to center; Bench
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson made an out to second; Mayberry struck out;
Alou grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez flied out to right; Ferrara struck out; Helms
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Rader lined to third; Edwards doubled to right;
Forsch grounded out (pitcher to first) [Edwards to third];
Metzger flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: McRae grounded out (third to first); Nolan walked;
Rose grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Nolan out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan flied out to right; Wynn homered; Watson
grounded out (second to first); Mayberry flied out to center; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion grounded out (shortstop to first); May
homered; Bench lined to third; Perez grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Alou grounded out (second to first); Rader lined to
shortstop; Edwards walked; Forsch struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Ferrara grounded out (third to first); Helms struck
out; McRae popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger doubled to center; Morgan flied out to
center [Metzger to third]; Wynn singled to left [Metzger
scored]; Wynn stole second; Watson grounded out (third to first)
[Wynn to third]; Mayberry grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Nolan grounded out (second to first); Rose grounded
out (second to first); Concepcion grounded out (third to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou flied out to center; Rader grounded out
(shortstop to first); Edwards singled to left; Forsch grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds
1.

REDS 7TH: May singled to left; Bench struck out; Perez forced
May (shortstop to second); Ferrara grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger tripled to right; Morgan walked; Wynn popped
to first; Watson grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: GERONIMO REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Helms flied out
to left; McRae struck out (catcher to first); CARBO BATTED FOR
NOLAN; Carbo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 9TH: GRANGER REPLACED CARBO (PITCHING); Mayberry grounded
out (second to pitcher); Alou grounded out (first to pitcher);
Rader grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 9TH: CEDENO REPLACED ALOU (PLAYING RF); MENKE REPLACED
MAYBERRY (PLAYING 1B); Rose walked; Concepcion popped to second;
May flied out to left [Rose to second]; Bench grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   6   0    5
 Reds             1   3   0    3


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