Houston Astros 2, Cincinnati Reds 0
Regular Season Game 56
Played on Tuesday, June 8, 1971 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
HOU N    0  0  0    1  1  0    0  0  x  -   2  7  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
May 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Bench c                       4   0   1   0       0   1      10   0
Perez 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   2       0   4
Foster cf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Carbo lf                      3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Woodward 2b                   2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Ferrara ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Helms 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Nolan p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Cline ph                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  McGlothlin p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   0   5   0       1   8      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Concepcion-Woodward-May, Perez-Helms-May.
E: Perez (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Carbo (9,off Wilson).
GDP: Concepcion (6,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou rf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   4
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Watson lf                     3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
  Geronimo pr,lf              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Menke ss,1b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   1
Mayberry 1b                   2   1   1   0       1   1       6   0
  Metzger pr,ss               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   1       0   2       0   3
Hiatt c                       3   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Totals                       30   2   7   2       2  10      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Morgan-Menke.
E: Menke (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson (10,off Nolan).
3B: Rader (2,off Nolan).
GDP: Menke 2 (6,off Nolan,off McGlothlin).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan L(3-7)                  7     6   2   2   1  10   0  28
McGlothlin                    1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        8     7   2   2   2  10   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(5-3)                 9     5   0   0   1   8   0  33

WP: Wilson (2).

Umpires: HP - Andy Olsen, 1B - Augie Donatelli, 2B - Bill Williams, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 2:00   Attendance: 17402


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                rf        Alou                rf
2. Concepcion          ss        Morgan              2b
3. May                 1b        Cedeno              cf
4. Bench               c         Watson              lf
5. Perez               3b        Menke               ss
6. Foster              cf        Mayberry            1b
7. Carbo               lf        Rader               3b
8. Woodward            2b        Hiatt               c
9. Nolan               p         Wilson              p

REDS 1ST: Rose flied out to left; Concepcion flied out to right;
May flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Alou flied out to left; Morgan struck out; Cedeno
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench singled to left; Wilson threw a wild pitch
[Bench to second]; Perez struck out; Foster walked; Carbo
grounded out (pitcher unassisted) [Foster to second, Bench to
third]; Woodward flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson singled to center; Menke grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Watson out at
second]; Mayberry struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Nolan struck out; Rose grounded out (second to first);
Concepcion struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Rader struck out; Hiatt struck out; Wilson grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: May grounded out (third to first); Bench grounded out
(third to first); Perez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou singled to center; Morgan singled to left [Alou
to third]; Cedeno forced Morgan (shortstop to second) [Alou
scored]; Watson flied out to center; Menke struck out; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 5TH: Foster reached on an error by Menke; Carbo grounded
out (second to first) [Foster to second]; Woodward grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Foster to third]; Nolan grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Mayberry singled to first; Rader tripled [Mayberry
scored]; Hiatt made an out to shortstop; Wilson struck out; Alou
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Rose singled to center; Concepcion flied out to right;
May flied out to center; Bench struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Morgan flied out to left; Cedeno grounded out
(pitcher to first); Watson doubled to right; Menke reached on an
error by Perez; Mayberry walked [Watson to third, Menke to
second]; METZGER RAN FOR MAYBERRY; Rader was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: METZGER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); MENKE CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Perez flied out to right; Foster struck
out; Carbo doubled to left; FERRARA BATTED FOR WOODWARD; Ferrara
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: HELMS REPLACED FERRARA (PLAYING 2B); Hiatt struck
out; Wilson struck out; Alou grounded out (third to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 8TH: CLINE BATTED FOR NOLAN; Cline singled to left; Rose
struck out; Concepcion grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Cline out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: MCGLOTHLIN REPLACED CLINE (PITCHING); Morgan
grounded out (first to pitcher); Cedeno singled; Watson walked
[Cedeno to second]; GERONIMO RAN FOR WATSON; Menke grounded into
a double play (third to second to first) [Geronimo out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 9TH: GERONIMO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING LF); May grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bench flied out to center; Perez singled;
Foster grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             0   5   1    6
 Astros           2   7   1    6


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