Cincinnati Reds 1, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 153
Played on Tuesday, September 18, 1973 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  2
CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  x  -   1  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Campbell 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Cedeno cf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       9   0
Wynn rf                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Gross lf                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Jutze c                       3   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Reuss p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Totals                       31   0   4   0       0  11      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Campbell-Helms-Johnson.
E: Helms (8), Reuss (3).
PB: Jutze 3 (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (32,off Gullett).
Team LOB: 4.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     3   0   2   0       1   1       0   0
Perez 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   1      10   0
  Griffey pr                  0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bench c                       3   0   1   0       1   0      11   0
Kosco rf                      4   0   1   1       0   2       1   0
  Geronimo cf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Foster cf,rf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Menke 3b                      2   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Chaney ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
Gullett p                     3   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
Totals                       29   1   5   1       4   7      27   8

BATTING - 
GDP: Kosco (3,off Reuss).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan 2 (63,2nd base off Reuss/Jutze 2).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reuss L(15-12)                8     5   1   1   4   7   0  33


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullett W(18-8)               9     4   0   0   0  11   0  31


Umpires: HP - Ken Burkhart, 1B - John Kibler, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 1:55   Attendance: 15305


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Metzger             ss        Rose                lf
2. Campbell            3b        Morgan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Perez               1b
4. Johnson             1b        Bench               c
5. Wynn                rf        Kosco               rf
6. Helms               2b        Foster              cf
7. Gross               lf        Menke               3b
8. Jutze               c         Chaney              ss
9. Reuss               p         Gullett             p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (pitcher to first); Campbell
flied out to left; Cedeno grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose grounded out (third to first); Morgan singled to
left; Jutze allowed a passed ball [Morgan to second]; Perez
struck out; Bench grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson struck out; Wynn struck out; Helms singled
to left; Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Kosco struck out; Foster reached on an error by Helms
[Foster to first]; Foster was picked off first but was safe on
an error by Reuss [Foster to second]; Menke flied out to center;
Chaney flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Jutze flied out to right; Reuss grounded out
(shortstop to first); Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Gullett struck out; Rose flied out to center; Morgan
walked; Morgan stole second; Perez grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Campbell popped to third in foul territory; Cedeno
struck out; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Bench singled to left; Jutze allowed a passed ball
[Bench to second]; Jutze allowed a passed ball [Bench to third];
Kosco struck out; Foster flied out to left; Menke grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wynn struck out; Helms singled to center; Gross
struck out; Jutze singled to right [Helms to third]; Reuss
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 5TH: Chaney popped to shortstop; Gullett struck out; Rose
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger flied out to center; Campbell struck out;
Cedeno doubled to left; Johnson grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 6TH: Morgan singled to center; Morgan stole second; Perez
singled to center [Morgan to third]; Bench popped to third;
Kosco grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Perez out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Wynn flied out to center; Helms grounded out (third
to first); Gross grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 7TH: Foster grounded out (second to first); Menke walked;
Chaney was called out on strikes; Gullett grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); Reuss
struck out; Metzger grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 8TH: Rose grounded out (third to first); Morgan struck out;
Perez walked; GRIFFEY RAN FOR PEREZ; Bench walked [Griffey to
second]; Kosco singled to right [Griffey scored, Bench to
second]; Foster popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 9TH: GERONIMO REPLACED KOSCO (PLAYING CF); FOSTER CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); DRIESSEN REPLACED GRIFFEY (PLAYING 1B);
Campbell flied out to center; Cedeno struck out; Johnson struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           0   4   2    4
 Reds             1   5   0    8


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