Cincinnati Reds 9, Houston Astros 8
Regular Season Game 11
Played on Saturday, April 19, 1975 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  1  3    3  0  1    0  0  0  -   8 11  1
CIN N    0  0  1    0  2  0    2  1  3  -   9 16  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cabell lf,1b                  5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Andrews 2b                    3   2   1   0       2   0       4   4
Cedeno cf                     4   2   2   1       1   0       1   0
May c                         4   3   4   2       1   0       3   0
  Jutze pr,c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Watson 1b                     5   0   1   1       0   0       9   1
  Howard lf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cruz rf                       2   0   0   1       2   0       1   0
Rader 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   1   2       1   1       3   4
Konieczny p                   3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Batista ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   8  11   7       7   7      26   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Andrews-Watson.
E: Forsch (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (3,off Billingham); Watson (3,off McEnaney).
HR: May (1,6th inning off Borbon 0 on 2 out).
SF: Cruz (1,off McEnaney).
HBP: Rader (1,by Billingham).
GDP: Konieczny (1,off Billingham); Cruz (3,off C. Carroll).
IBB: Cruz (1,by Billingham).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Cabell (1,2nd base by Billingham/Bench); Cedeno (1,2nd base by Billingham/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       5   1   3   1       1   0       4   0
Concepcion ss                 6   1   3   1       0   0       3   5
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       1   0       2   3
Bench c                       4   1   3   1       1   1       7   2
Perez 1b                      4   2   2   3       0   0       7   0
Geronimo cf                   5   0   1   2       0   2       3   0
Griffey rf                    3   1   1   0       2   0       1   0
Chaney 3b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen ph                 0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Billingham p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McEnaney p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Armbrister ph               1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crowley ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Carroll p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Foster ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       40   9  16   8       6   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Concepcion-Morgan-Perez, Morgan-Concepcion-Perez.

BATTING - 
2B: Bench 2 (6,off Konieczny 2); Rose (4,off Konieczny); Geronimo (3,off Konieczny);
Morgan (4,off Forsch).
3B: Perez (1,off Konieczny).
HR: Perez (3,9th inning off Forsch 0 on 0 out).
SF: Perez (1,off Konieczny).
GDP: Concepcion (2,off Forsch).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Concepcion (1,2nd base off Konieczny/May).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny                     7     9   5   5   5   2   0  35
Forsch L(0-1)                 1.2   7   4   4   1   3   1  12
Totals                        8.2  16   9   9   6   5   1  47


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Billingham                    2.2   5   4   4   6   1   0  17
McEnaney                      1.1   3   3   3   1   2   0   8
Borbon                        4     2   1   1   0   4   1  14
C. Carroll W(2-2)             1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   8   8   7   7   1  42

WP: Billingham (1).
HBP: Billingham (1,Rader).
IBB: Billingham (2,Cruz).

Umpires: HP - Satch Davidson, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Tom Gorman, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:45   Attendance: 17178


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: Cabell singled to center; Cabell was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); Andrews grounded out (shortstop
to first); Cedeno walked; Cedeno was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: May singled to shortstop; Watson flied out to left;
Cruz walked [May to second]; Rader was hit by a pitch [May to
third, Cruz to second]; Metzger singled to right [May scored,
Cruz to third, Rader to second]; Konieczny grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Metzger out at
second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench doubled to left; Perez popped to second;
Geronimo grounded out (first to pitcher) [Bench to third];
Griffey walked; Chaney grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Cabell doubled to right; Andrews walked; Cedeno
singled to right [Cabell scored, Andrews to third, Cedeno to
second (on throw)]; May walked; Billingham threw a wild pitch
[Andrews scored, Cedeno to third, May to second]; Watson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Cruz was walked intentionally;
Rader struck out; Metzger walked [Cedeno scored, May to third,
Cruz to second]; MCENANEY REPLACED BILLINGHAM (PITCHING);
Konieczny struck out; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: McEnaney struck out; Rose doubled; Concepcion singled
to shortstop [Rose to third]; Morgan popped to second; Bench
doubled to left [Rose scored, Concepcion to third]; Perez
grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
4, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell flied out to center; Andrews walked; Cedeno
singled to left [Andrews to second]; May singled to right
[Andrews scored, Cedeno to third]; Watson doubled to left
[Cedeno scored, May to third]; Cruz hit a sacrifice fly to left
[May scored]; Rader struck out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Geronimo struck out; Griffey walked; Chaney popped to
center; ARMBRISTER BATTED FOR MCENANEY; Armbrister singled to
shortstop [Griffey to second]; Rose forced Armbrister (shortstop
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: BORBON REPLACED ARMBRISTER (PITCHING); Metzger flied
out to center; Konieczny struck out; Cabell grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Concepcion singled to shortstop; Concepcion stole
second; Morgan walked; Bench walked [Concepcion to third, Morgan
to second]; Perez hit a sacrifice fly to right [Concepcion
scored, Morgan to third]; Geronimo forced Bench (second to
shortstop) [Morgan scored]; Griffey grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Andrews lined to right; Cedeno flied out to left;
May homered; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 3.

REDS 6TH: Chaney grounded out (first unassisted); Borbon
grounded out (shortstop to first); Rose walked; Concepcion lined
to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz flied out to center; Rader was called out on
strikes; Metzger was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: Morgan flied out to left; Bench singled to right;
Perez tripled to left [Bench scored]; Geronimo doubled to right
[Perez scored]; Griffey lined to second; Chaney grounded out
(second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BATISTA BATTED FOR KONIECZNY; Batista grounded out
(shortstop to first); Cabell struck out; Andrews singled to
center; Cedeno flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
8, Reds 5.

REDS 8TH: FORSCH REPLACED BATISTA (PITCHING); CROWLEY BATTED FOR
BORBON; Crowley singled to left; Rose singled [Crowley to third
(error by Forsch)]; Concepcion grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Crowley scored (no RBI), Rose
out at second]; Morgan doubled to right; Bench struck out; 1 R,
3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 6.

ASTROS 9TH: C. CARROLL REPLACED CROWLEY (PITCHING); May singled
to right; JUTZE RAN FOR MAY; Watson popped to second; Cruz
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Jutze out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 6.

REDS 9TH: JUTZE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CABELL CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); HOWARD REPLACED WATSON (PLAYING LF);
Perez homered; Geronimo struck out; Griffey singled to second;
DRIESSEN BATTED FOR CHANEY; Driessen walked [Griffey to second];
FOSTER BATTED FOR C. CARROLL; Foster was called out on strikes;
Rose singled [Griffey scored, Driessen to third]; Concepcion
singled [Driessen scored, Rose to second]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Astros 8, Reds 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  11   1    7
 Reds             9  16   0   12


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