Cincinnati Reds 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 48
Played on Sunday, May 30, 1971 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  7  1
CIN N    0  0  1    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   2  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   0       0   0       2   2
Wynn cf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
Alou rf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Mayberry 1b                   3   1   1   1       0   1       5   0
Hiatt c                       3   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Billingham p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cedeno ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Culver p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   7   1       0   1      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Rader-Morgan-Mayberry, Wynn-Billingham-Mayberry, Rader-Metzger-Morgan,
Alou-Hiatt.
E: Mayberry (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Mayberry (1,5th inning off Grimsley 0 on 1 out).
SH: Billingham 2 (2,off Grimsley 2).
GDP: Wynn 2 (3,off Grimsley 2).
Team LOB: 4.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Concepcion ss                 2   0   0   0       1   0       1   3
May 1b                        3   0   0   0       0   1       9   2
Bench c                       3   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Perez 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
  Woodward 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Carbo lf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       6   4
McRae cf                      3   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Grimsley p                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Totals                       27   2   6   1       1   4      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Concepcion-Helms-May, Perez-Helms-May.

BATTING - 
HR: McRae (1,3rd inning off Billingham 0 on 1 out).
GDP: May (4,off Billingham); Grimsley (1,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 2.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham L(3-4)             7     6   2   1   1   3   1  25
Culver                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     6   2   1   1   4   1  28


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Grimsley W(2-1)               9     7   1   1   0   1   1  32


Umpires: HP - Al Barlick, 1B - Ed Vargo, 2B - Harry Wendelstedt, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 23111


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. Alou                rf        Perez               3b
6. Rader               3b        Carbo               lf
7. Mayberry            1b        Helms               2b
8. Hiatt               c         McRae               cf
9. Billingham          p         Grimsley            p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan
singled to first; Wynn grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Morgan out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Watson grounded out (third to first); On a bunt Alou
grounded out (pitcher to first); Rader flied out to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench struck out; Perez struck out; Carbo flied out to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Mayberry struck out; Hiatt singled; Billingham out
on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Hiatt to second]; Metzger
flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Helms flied out to left; McRae homered; Grimsley flied
out to left; Rose grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Morgan grounded out (first to pitcher); Wynn singled
to left; Watson lined to third; Alou forced Wynn (second
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion walked; May flied out to right; Bench hit
into a double play to center [Concepcion out at first (center to
pitcher to first)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader flied out to right; Mayberry homered; Hiatt
singled to center; Billingham out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher
to second) [Hiatt to second]; Metzger grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Carbo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Helms popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan singled to center; Wynn grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Morgan out at second];
Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: McRae singled to center; On a bunt Grimsley grounded
into a double play (third to shortstop to second) [McRae out at
second]; Rose singled to right; Concepcion flied out to right; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Alou singled; Rader lined to third; Mayberry popped
to first; Hiatt forced Alou (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: May struck out; Bench singled to third; Perez singled
to shortstop [Bench to second]; Carbo reached on an error by
Mayberry [Bench scored (unearned), Perez to third]; Helms hit
into a double play to right [Perez out at home (right to
catcher)]; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: CEDENO BATTED FOR BILLINGHAM; Cedeno flied out to
center; Metzger flied out to center; Morgan popped to shortstop;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: CULVER REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); McRae flied out to
left; Grimsley flied out to left; Rose struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: WOODWARD REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING 3B); Wynn grounded
out (second to first); Watson flied out to right; Alou popped to
third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   7   1    4
 Reds             2   6   0    2


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