Cincinnati Reds 5, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 10
Played on Friday, April 18, 1975 (N) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  0    4  0  x  -   5 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Andrews 2b                    4   1   3   0       0   0       1   3
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Johnson 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       8   0
Watson lf                     3   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
  Howard lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cabell rf                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Jutze c                       3   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Griffin p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Scherman p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   2   5   2       0   4      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Johnson, Metzger-Johnson, Andrews-Metzger-Johnson.
E: Griffin (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cedeno (4,off Gullett); Watson (2,off Gullett).
3B: Andrews (2,off Gullett).
Team LOB: 2.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       4   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Concepcion ss                 4   1   2   1       0   2       2   2
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   1       1   0       1   4
Bench c                       4   1   1   0       0   1       6   0
Perez 1b                      4   1   2   2       0   1       9   0
Geronimo cf                   4   0   3   1       0   0       1   0
Griffey rf                    3   0   1   0       1   1       5   0
Chaney 3b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       0   2
  Vukovich 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Gullett p                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       32   5  12   5       4   6      27  10

BATTING - 
2B: Bench (4,off Griffin); Geronimo (2,off Granger).
HR: Perez (2,7th inning off Granger 1 on 2 out).
SF: Morgan (1,off Scherman).
GDP: Geronimo (1,off Griffin); Rose (1,off Cosgrove).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Griffin L(0-2)                6    10   4   1   2   6   0  29
Scherman                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Granger                       0.2   2   1   1   0   0   1   3
Cosgrove                      1     0   0   0   2   0   0   4
Totals                        8    12   5   1*  4   6   1  37

* - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.
Griffin faced 3 batters in the 7th inning
WP: Griffin (1).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gullett W(2-0)                9     5   2   2   0   4   0  31

WP: Gullett (1).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Satch Davidson, 2B - Frank Pulli, 3B - Tom Gorman
Time of Game: 2:03   Attendance: 36485


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Metzger             ss        Rose                lf
2. Andrews             2b        Concepcion          ss
3. Cedeno              cf        Morgan              2b
4. Johnson             1b        Bench               c
5. Watson              lf        Perez               1b
6. Rader               3b        Geronimo            cf
7. Cabell              rf        Griffey             rf
8. Jutze               c         Chaney              3b
9. Griffin             p         Gullett             p

ASTROS 1ST: Metzger grounded out (third to first); Andrews
tripled; Cedeno doubled to left [Andrews scored]; Johnson struck
out; Watson doubled to center [Cedeno scored]; Rader grounded
out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds
0.

REDS 1ST: Rose walked; Concepcion struck out; Morgan lined into
a double play (first unassisted) [Rose out at first]; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Cabell flied out to right; Jutze grounded out
(second to first); Griffin struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench lined to left; Perez was called out on strikes;
Geronimo singled to left; Griffey flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger flied out to right; Andrews singled to
center; Cedeno forced Andrews (second to shortstop); Cedeno was
picked off first (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Chaney grounded out (shortstop to first); Gullett
grounded out (shortstop to first); Rose singled to center;
Concepcion singled to center [Rose to second]; Morgan popped to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson struck out; Watson grounded out (second to
first); Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Bench doubled to center; Perez flied out to center
[Bench to third]; Geronimo singled to left [Bench scored];
Griffin threw a wild pitch [Geronimo to second]; Griffey struck
out; Chaney grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Cabell grounded out (pitcher to first); Jutze struck
out; Griffin grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Gullett singled to right; Rose grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Gullett to second]; Concepcion struck out; Morgan
walked; Bench struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds
1.

ASTROS 6TH: Metzger popped to second; Andrews lined to
shortstop; Cedeno flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Perez singled to center; Geronimo grounded into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Perez out at second]; Griffey
singled to left; Chaney struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson popped to catcher in foul territory; Watson
flied out to right; Rader flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: HOWARD REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF); Gullett singled
to left; Rose reached on an error by Griffin [Gullett to third,
Rose to second]; Concepcion singled to left [Gullett scored
(unearned), Rose to third]; SCHERMAN REPLACED GRIFFIN
(PITCHING); Morgan hit a sacrifice fly to left [Rose scored
(unearned)]; GRANGER REPLACED SCHERMAN (PITCHING); Bench popped
to second; Perez homered (unearned, but earned for the pitcher)
[Concepcion scored (unearned)]; Geronimo doubled to right
[Geronimo out at third (right to second to third)]; 4 R (1 ER),
4 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell flied out to left; Jutze flied out to center;
BOSWELL BATTED FOR GRANGER; Boswell grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 5.

REDS 8TH: COSGROVE REPLACED BOSWELL (PITCHING); Griffey walked;
Chaney walked [Griffey to second]; On a bunt Gullett forced
Griffey (pitcher to third) [Chaney to second]; Rose grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Gullett out
at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 5.

ASTROS 9TH: VUKOVICH REPLACED CHANEY (PLAYING 3B); Metzger flied
out to left; Andrews singled to left; Gullett threw a wild pitch
[Andrews to second]; Cedeno flied out to left; Johnson popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds
5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   5   1    2
 Reds             5  12   0    8


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