Cincinnati Reds 7, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 114
Played on Sunday, August 5, 1973 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  8  1
CIN N    0  4  0    0  3  0    0  0  x  -   7 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Wynn rf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       4   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   3   0       0   1       1   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
May 1b                        4   0   1   0       0   0       6   3
Helms 2b                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   2
Jutze c                       3   0   0   0       1   0       8   1
Richard p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Dierker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Agee ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       34   1   8   1       1   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Helms-May.
E: Richard (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (22,off Grimsley); Helms (22,off Grimsley).
HR: Wynn (17,5th inning off Grimsley 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Jutze (11,off Grimsley).
IBB: Jutze (4,by Grimsley).
Team LOB: 7.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       5   1   2   1       0   1       5   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   1   2       1   1       1   2
Driessen 3b,1b                4   1   2   0       0   0       3   1
Perez 1b                      4   1   1   1       0   1       7   0
  Menke 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Bench c                       2   2   1   1       2   0       4   0
  Plummer c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tolan rf                      3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Geronimo cf                   4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Chaney ss                     4   0   2   0       0   2       3   5
Grimsley p                    4   0   0   0       0   3       0   2
Totals                       34   7  10   6       4   9      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Chaney-Morgan-Perez.

BATTING - 
2B: Chaney (3,off Richard); Perez (23,off Richard); Bench (13,off Richard).
3B: Driessen (2,off Richard).
GDP: Grimsley (2,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (41,2nd base off Richard/Jutze); Rose (7,2nd base off Richard/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard L(3-1)                4     7   7   3   4   4   0  24
Dierker                       2     3   0   0   0   1   0   8
Crawford                      2     0   0   0   0   4   0   6
Totals                        8    10   7   3   4   9   0  38

Richard faced 4 batters in the 5th inning
WP: Dierker (1).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Grimsley W(11-6)              9     8   1   1   1   4   1  35

IBB: Grimsley (9,Jutze).

Umpires: HP - Tom Gorman, 1B - Bill Williams, 2B - Dick Stello, 3B - Jerry Dale
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 44194


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Wynn                rf        Rose                lf
2. Metzger             ss        Morgan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Driessen            3b
4. Watson              lf        Perez               1b
5. Rader               3b        Bench               c
6. May                 1b        Tolan               rf
7. Helms               2b        Geronimo            cf
8. Jutze               c         Chaney              ss
9. Richard             p         Grimsley            p

ASTROS 1ST: Wynn struck out; Metzger grounded out (shortstop to
first); Cedeno doubled to left; Watson grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose struck out; Morgan walked; Morgan stole second;
Driessen grounded out (shortstop to first); Perez grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Rader flied out to center; May grounded out
(shortstop to first); Helms doubled to center; Jutze was walked
intentionally; Richard struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench walked; Tolan walked [Bench to second]; Geronimo
reached on an error by Richard [Bench scored (unearned) (no
RBI), Tolan to third, Geronimo to second]; Chaney struck out;
Grimsley struck out; Rose singled to shortstop [Tolan scored
(unearned), Geronimo to third]; Rose stole second; Morgan
singled to center [Geronimo scored (unearned), Rose scored
(unearned)]; Driessen flied out to left; 4 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Wynn flied to left in foul territory; Metzger flied
out to right; Cedeno singled to left; Watson forced Cedeno
(second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

REDS 3RD: Perez grounded out (pitcher to first); Bench walked;
Tolan forced Bench (first to shortstop); Geronimo grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Rader flied out to left; May singled to left; Helms
singled to left [May to second]; Jutze grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Helms out at second]; 0 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

REDS 4TH: Chaney doubled to right; Grimsley was called out on
strikes; Rose flied out to left; Morgan flied out to left; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Richard lined to left; Wynn homered; Metzger singled
to third; Cedeno singled to left [Metzger to second]; Watson
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Metzger to third, Cedeno to
second]; Rader flied out to right; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 4.

REDS 5TH: Driessen tripled to center; Perez doubled to center
[Driessen scored]; Bench doubled to left [Perez scored]; Tolan
singled to right [Bench scored]; DIERKER REPLACED RICHARD
(PITCHING); Geronimo forced Tolan (second to shortstop); Chaney
singled to center [Geronimo to third]; Grimsley grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Chaney out at
second]; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 7.

ASTROS 6TH: May grounded out (shortstop to first); Helms lined
to left; Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 7.

REDS 6TH: Rose singled to center; Morgan forced Rose (first to
shortstop); Driessen singled to left [Morgan to second]; Dierker
threw a wild pitch [Morgan to third, Driessen to second]; Perez
struck out; Bench lined to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 7.

ASTROS 7TH: MENKE REPLACED PEREZ (PLAYING 3B); DRIESSEN CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); AGEE BATTED FOR DIERKER; Agee struck
out; Wynn grounded out (third to first); Metzger popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 7.

REDS 7TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED AGEE (PITCHING); Tolan grounded out
(first to pitcher); Geronimo was called out on strikes; Chaney
struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Cedeno struck out; Watson flied out to center; Rader
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 7.

REDS 8TH: Grimsley struck out; Rose flied out to center; Morgan
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 7.

ASTROS 9TH: PLUMMER REPLACED BENCH (PLAYING C ); May grounded
out (third to first); Helms flied out to left; Jutze popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   8   1    7
 Reds             7  10   0    7


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