Cincinnati Reds 2, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 32
Played on Friday, May 10, 1974 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
CIN N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kelleher ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
  Easler ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Gross rf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Watson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
L. May 1b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Edwards c                     3   1   2   0       0   0       3   0
  Milbourne pr,2b             0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Helms 2b                      3   0   1   1       0   0       4   4
  J. Johnson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Dierker p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. May ph,c                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   6   1       2   3      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Helms-L. May, Kelleher-Helms-L. May, J. Johnson-Kelleher.

BATTING - 
2B: Edwards (2,off Billingham).
3B: Helms (1,off Billingham).
GDP: Helms (2,off Billingham).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (17,2nd base off Billingham/Bench).
CS: Gross (2,2nd base by Billingham/Bench); Kelleher (1,2nd base by Billingham/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       2   0   0   0       2   1       3   0
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   0       2   0       2   1
Bench c                       3   0   1   0       1   0       5   2
Perez 1b                      3   1   0   0       1   0      10   2
Driessen 3b                   3   1   3   2       1   0       1   3
  Chaney 3b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Foster cf,rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Griffey rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Geronimo cf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Concepcion ss                 3   0   2   0       0   0       5   6
Billingham p                  3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Totals                       26   2   6   2       7   3      27  16

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

BATTING - 
2B: Concepcion (13,off Dierker).
HR: Driessen (1,4th inning off Dierker 1 on 1 out).
SH: Foster (1,off J. Johnson).
GDP: Griffey (2,off Dierker); Bench (3,off Dierker).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Concepcion (4,2nd base off Dierker/Edwards).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker L(2-2)                6.2   6   2   2   6   3   1  30
Forsch                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
J. Johnson                    1     0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8     6   2   2   7   3   1  34


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham W(5-1)             9     6   1   1   2   3   0  31


Umpires: HP - Ed Sudol, 1B - Satch Davidson, 2B - Lee Weyer, 3B - Frank Pulli
Time of Game: 2:19   Attendance: 31463


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Kelleher            ss        Rose                lf
2. Gross               rf        Morgan              2b
3. Cedeno              cf        Bench               c
4. Watson              lf        Perez               1b
5. L. May              1b        Driessen            3b
6. Rader               3b        Foster              cf
7. Edwards             c         Griffey             rf
8. Helms               2b        Concepcion          ss
9. Dierker             p         Billingham          p

ASTROS 1ST: Kelleher grounded out (pitcher to first); Gross
flied out to left; Cedeno popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose struck out; Morgan popped to first; Bench flied
out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Watson popped to second; L. May lined to left; Rader
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez walked; Driessen singled to right [Perez to
second]; Foster flied out to center; Griffey grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Driessen out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Edwards singled to center; Helms grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Edwards out at second];
Dierker struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

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

ASTROS 4TH: Kelleher grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross
singled to right; Gross was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole second; Watson grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds
0.

REDS 4TH: Bench singled to third; Perez forced Bench (third to
second); Driessen homered [Perez scored]; Foster grounded out
(shortstop to first); Griffey grounded out (second to first); 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: L. May struck out; Rader singled to center; Edwards
forced Rader (first to shortstop); Helms tripled to right
[Edwards scored, Helms out at home (right to shortstop to
catcher)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Concepcion singled to left; Concepcion stole second;
On a bunt Billingham struck out; Rose walked; Morgan walked
[Concepcion to third, Rose to second]; Bench grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Morgan out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Dierker singled to shortstop; Kelleher forced
Dierker (first to shortstop); Kelleher was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Gross flied out to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Perez flied out to right; Driessen singled to right;
Foster flied out to left; Griffey grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 7TH: FOSTER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); GERONIMO
REPLACED GRIFFEY (PLAYING CF); Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to
first); Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); L. May
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: Concepcion doubled; On a bunt Billingham reached on a
fielder's choice [Concepcion out at third (pitcher to third)];
Rose forced Billingham (second to shortstop); Morgan walked
[Rose to second]; Bench walked [Rose to third, Morgan to
second]; FORSCH REPLACED DIERKER (PITCHING); Perez forced Bench
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: On a bunt Rader grounded out (third to first);
Edwards doubled to center; MILBOURNE RAN FOR EDWARDS; Helms
popped to catcher; M. MAY BATTED FOR FORSCH; M. May popped to
third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: MILBOURNE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); J. JOHNSON
REPLACED HELMS (PITCHING); M. MAY STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C );
Driessen walked; Foster out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to
second) [Driessen to second]; Geronimo lined into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop) [Driessen out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: CHANEY REPLACED DRIESSEN (PLAYING 3B); EASLER BATTED
FOR KELLEHER; Easler struck out; Gross walked; Cedeno popped to
first; Watson flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   6   0    3
 Reds             2   6   0    8


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