Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 32
Played on Friday, May 11, 1973 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  3  2
HOU N    0  3  0    0  1  0    1  0  x  -   5 11  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       4   2
Bench c                       4   0   1   1       0   1       3   2
Tolan cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Hague 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       9   1
Concepcion ss                 3   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Geronimo rf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Menke 3b                      1   0   0   0       2   0       2   4
Nelson p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Locklear ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sprague p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chaney ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   3   1       4   6      24* 14

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Menke-Hague-Menke-Morgan, Concepcion-Morgan-Hague.
E: Concepcion (7), Menke (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (7,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Concepcion (7,2nd base off Wilson/Edwards).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       3   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Metzger ss                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   0   3   2       0   0       2   0
Watson lf                     3   1   1   0       1   0       4   0
May 1b                        4   1   1   2       0   1       6   0
Rader 3b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       1   3
Edwards c                     3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       5   1
Wilson p                      3   0   0   0       1   2       0   1
Totals                       29   5  11   5       2   3      27*  5

* - Files missing details on 1 outs.
BATTING - 
2B: Wynn (5,off Sprague); Rader (5,off Borbon).
3B: Metzger (4,off Borbon).
HR: May (3,2nd inning off Nelson 1 on 0 out).
SH: Metzger 2 (3,off Nelson,off Sprague); Helms (4,off Nelson).
SF: Wynn (2,off Nelson).
HBP: Edwards (1,by Nelson).
GDP: May (4,off Borbon).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno 2 (14,2nd base off Nelson/Bench,2nd base off Sprague/Bench).
CS: Cedeno (3,3rd base by Sprague/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nelson L(2-2)                 4     4   3   1   1   2   1  18
Sprague                       2     3   1   1   1   0   0   9
Borbon                        2     4   1   1   0   1   0   9
Totals                        8    11   5   3   2   3   1  36

HBP: Nelson (1,Edwards).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(3-3)                 9     3   1   1   4   6   0  34


Umpires: HP - Bob Engel, 1B - Harry Wendelstedt, 2B - Satch Davidson, 3B - Augie Donatelli
Time of Game: 2:12   Attendance: 31354


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                lf        Wynn                rf
2. Morgan              2b        Metzger             ss
3. Bench               c         Cedeno              cf
4. Tolan               cf        Watson              lf
5. Hague               1b        May                 1b
6. Concepcion          ss        Rader               3b
7. Geronimo            rf        Edwards             c
8. Menke               3b        Helms               2b
9. Nelson              p         Wilson              p

REDS 1ST: Rose walked; Morgan flied out to right; Bench lined to
left; Tolan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn singled to center; Metzger sacrifice bunted
into a double play (third to first) [Wynn out at third (first to
third to second)]; Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Hague grounded out (first unassisted); Concepcion
walked; Concepcion stole second; Geronimo flied out to center;
Menke walked; Nelson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson reached on an error by Menke [Watson to
first]; May homered [Watson scored (unearned)]; Rader singled to
shortstop [Rader to second (error by Concepcion)]; Edwards was
hit by a pitch; Helms out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first)
[Rader to third, Edwards to second]; Wilson walked; Wynn hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Rader scored (unearned)]; Metzger
grounded out (pitcher to first); 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 2 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 3RD: Rose flied out to left; Morgan out on an unknown play;
Bench struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno singled to center; Cedeno stole second;
Watson reached on a fielder's choice [Cedeno out at third
(shortstop to third)]; May struck out; Rader forced Watson
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 4TH: Tolan lined to second; Hague struck out; Concepcion
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Edwards grounded out (first unassisted); Helms flied
out to center; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 3.

REDS 5TH: Geronimo popped to third in foul territory; Menke
walked; LOCKLEAR BATTED FOR NELSON; Locklear forced Menke (third
to second); Rose flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: SPRAGUE REPLACED LOCKLEAR (PITCHING); Wynn doubled
to left; Metzger out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Wynn to third]; Cedeno singled to left [Wynn scored]; Cedeno
stole second; Cedeno was caught stealing third (catcher to
third); Watson walked; May grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: Morgan doubled to right; Bench singled to right
[Morgan scored]; Tolan popped to catcher in foul territory;
Hague forced Bench (second unassisted); Concepcion grounded out
(third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Rader grounded out (third to first); Edwards
grounded out (second to first); Helms singled to left; Wilson
flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: Geronimo struck out; Menke flied out to center; CHANEY
BATTED FOR SPRAGUE; Chaney singled to right; Rose grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: BORBON REPLACED CHANEY (PITCHING); Wynn grounded out
(shortstop to first); Metzger tripled to left; Cedeno singled to
left [Metzger scored]; Watson singled to right [Cedeno to
second]; May grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Watson out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: Morgan popped to second; Bench grounded out (third to
first); Tolan flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Rader doubled to left; Edwards out on an unknown
play; Helms popped to center; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: Hague grounded out (pitcher to first); Concepcion
struck out; Geronimo popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             1   3   2    6
 Astros           5  11   0    7


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