Cincinnati Reds 5, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 116
Played on Wednesday, August 11, 1971 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  3  4
CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  3    2  0  x  -   5  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Alou lf                       4   0   1   0       0   0       3   1
Morgan 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Wynn rf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Menke ss                      2   1   1   0       1   0       1   5
Hiatt c                       3   0   1   1       0   0       5   1
Billingham p                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gladding p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chiles ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       28   1   3   1       1   1      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Hiatt-Morgan, Menke-Morgan-Watson.
E: Morgan (10), Watson (3), Menke (6), Billingham (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hiatt (7,off Nolan).
SH: Morgan (9,off Nolan).
GDP: Hiatt (1,off Nolan).
Team LOB: 2.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose rf                       3   2   1   0       0   1       2   0
McRae lf                      2   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
May 1b                        3   0   0   0       1   1      11   0
  Woodward 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Perez 3b,1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       3   5
Bench c                       3   0   1   0       1   1       3   0
Foster cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Helms 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Concepcion ss                 3   1   1   0       0   1       1   3
Nolan p                       3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   5   5   0       3   5      27  10

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

BATTING - 
2B: Perez (13,off Billingham).
SH: McRae (1,off Billingham).
HBP: Rose (2,by Billingham).
GDP: Perez (10,off Billingham).
IBB: Bench (4,by Billingham).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: McRae (2,2nd base by Billingham/Hiatt).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham L(5-11)            6.1   5   5   1   3   4   0  28
Gladding                      0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Harris                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     5   5   1   3   5   0  34

HBP: Billingham (14,Rose).
IBB: Billingham (6,Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan W(10-12)                9     3   1   1   1   1   0  30


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Dick Stello
Time of Game: 1:55   Attendance: 15053


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Alou singled to center; Morgan out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to first) [Alou to second]; Wynn grounded out (third
to first); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose flied out to left; McRae walked; May struck out
while McRae was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson lined to center; Rader lined to third; Menke
walked; Hiatt doubled [Menke scored, Hiatt to third (on throw)];
Billingham grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez doubled; Bench grounded out (pitcher to first);
Foster struck out; Helms flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Alou grounded out (first unassisted); Morgan popped
to catcher in foul territory; Wynn struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Concepcion grounded out (shortstop to first); Nolan
flied out to center; Rose struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson
grounded out (third to first); Rader lined to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: McRae grounded out (third to first); May walked; Perez
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [May
out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Menke flied out to right; Hiatt popped to second;
Billingham grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 5TH: Bench singled to left; Foster popped to second; Helms
flied out to left; Concepcion struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou popped to first in foul territory; Morgan flied
out to center; Wynn flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 6TH: Nolan singled to left; Rose singled to left [Nolan to
second]; McRae reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt
[Nolan scored (error by Watson) (no RBI), Rose scored (unearned)
(no RBI), McRae to second]; May grounded out (third to first)
[McRae to third]; Perez popped to first in foul territory; Bench
was walked intentionally; Foster reached on an error by
Billingham [McRae scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bench to third,
Foster to first]; Helms forced Foster (shortstop unassisted); 3
R (1 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno popped to first; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); Rader popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: Concepcion singled to third; Nolan grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Concepcion to second]; Rose was hit by a
pitch; GLADDING REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING); McRae reached on
a fielder's choice [Concepcion scored (error by Morgan)
(unearned) (no RBI), Rose to second]; May reached on an error by
Menke [Rose scored (unearned) (no RBI), McRae out at third (left
to third), May to first]; Perez forced May (shortstop to
second); 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

ASTROS 8TH: WOODWARD REPLACED MAY (PLAYING 3B); PEREZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); Menke singled; Hiatt grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Menke out at
second]; CHILES BATTED FOR GLADDING; Chiles popped to first; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

REDS 8TH: HARRIS REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Bench was called
out on strikes; Foster grounded out (shortstop to first); Helms
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 5.

ASTROS 9TH: Alou flied out to right; Morgan popped to catcher in
foul territory; Wynn popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   4    2
 Reds             5   5   0    5


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