Houston Astros 6, Cincinnati Reds 4
Regular Season Game 19
Played on Friday, April 25, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  1  1  -   4 15  1
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    3  0  x  -   6 10  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       5   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Concepcion ss                 4   1   2   1       1   1       1   4
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   2       1   0       1   6
Bench c                       4   1   1   0       1   2       4   0
Perez 1b                      5   0   0   0       0   1      13   0
Geronimo cf                   3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Rettenmund ph,cf            1   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Griffey rf                    2   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
  Foster ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen ph,rf              2   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Flynn 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
  Chaney ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Darcy p                       3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  C. Carroll p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McEnaney p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crowley ph                  1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Armbrister ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   4  15   4       5   7      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Flynn.
E: Perez (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (6,off Dierker); Concepcion (2,off Dierker); Crowley (2,off York).
GDP: Driessen (1,off York); Armbrister (1,off Forsch).
IBB: Rettenmund (1,by Crawford).
Team LOB: 14.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Geronimo (2,2nd base off Dierker/May); Morgan (10,2nd base off Dierker/May).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Andrews 2b                    5   0   0   0       0   1       1   5
Cedeno cf                     4   2   2   0       1   0       3   0
May c                         4   0   2   0       0   0       8   0
  Jutze pr,c                  0   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
Watson 1b                     4   1   3   1       0   0       6   0
  Cabell pr,1b                0   1   0   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz rf                       2   1   0   0       2   0       2   0
Rader 3b                      4   0   2   2       0   1       1   1
Metzger ss                    2   0   0   1       1   0       1   2
Dierker p                     3   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  York p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   6  10   5       4   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Andrews-Metzger-Watson, Forsch-Jutze-Cabell.
E: Dierker 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Watson 2 (7,off Darcy,off C. Carroll); Cedeno (7,off Darcy).
SH: Metzger (2,off McEnaney).
IBB: Cruz 2 (3,by Darcy,by C. Carroll); Metzger (3,by Darcy).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Darcy L(1-1)                  6.1   8   5   4   3   3   0  31
C. Carroll                    0     2   1   1   1   0   0   3
McEnaney                      0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Borbon                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    10   6   5   4   4   0  39

BK: Darcy (1).
IBB: Darcy 2 (2,Cruz,Metzger); C. Carroll (6,Cruz).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(3-1)                6     9   2   2   4   7   0  31
Granger                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Crawford                      0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
York                          2     5   2   2   0   0   0  10
Forsch SV(2)                  0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Totals                        9    15   4   4   5   7   0  45

Dierker faced 4 batters in the 7th inning
IBB: Crawford (2,Rettenmund).

Umpires: HP - Art Williams, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Ed Vargo, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 11162


Starting Lineups:

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

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

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (second to first); Andrews
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cedeno grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Bench struck out; Perez struck out; Geronimo singled
to right; Geronimo stole second; Griffey walked; Flynn struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May singled to center; Watson grounded out (third to
first) [May to second]; Cruz grounded out (second to first) [May
to third]; Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Darcy struck out; Rose singled to center; Concepcion
struck out; Morgan doubled to right [Rose to third]; Bench
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Metzger grounded out (second to first); Dierker
struck out; Gross singled to second; Andrews grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Geronimo
grounded out (second to pitcher); Griffey singled to first;
Griffey was picked off first but was safe on an error by Dierker
[Griffey to second]; Flynn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno singled to center; May forced Cedeno
(shortstop to second); Watson doubled [May to third]; Cruz was
walked intentionally; Rader struck out; Metzger grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Darcy struck out; Rose grounded out (second to first);
Concepcion walked; Concepcion was picked off first but was safe
on an error by Dierker [Concepcion to second]; Morgan walked;
Bench popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Dierker flied out to right; Gross flied out to left;
Andrews grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Perez popped to second; Geronimo flied out to center;
Griffey singled to center; Flynn singled to third [Griffey to
second]; Darcy forced Griffey (third unassisted); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno doubled to left; May grounded out (second to
first) [Cedeno to third]; Darcy balked [Cedeno scored]; Watson
singled to center; Cruz reached on a fielder's choice [Watson to
second (error by Perez)]; Rader singled to left [Watson scored
(unearned), Cruz to third, Rader to second (on throw)]; Metzger
was walked intentionally; Dierker forced Metzger (second to
shortstop) [Cruz scored, Rader to third]; Gross struck out; 3 R
(2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: Rose singled to center; Concepcion doubled to left
[Rose to third]; Morgan singled to left [Rose scored, Concepcion
scored]; Morgan stole second; Bench walked; GRANGER REPLACED
DIERKER (PITCHING); Perez flied out to right [Morgan to third,
Bench to second]; RETTENMUND BATTED FOR GERONIMO; CRAWFORD
REPLACED GRANGER (PITCHING); Rettenmund was walked
intentionally; FOSTER BATTED FOR GRIFFEY; YORK REPLACED CRAWFORD
(PITCHING); DRIESSEN BATTED FOR FOSTER; Driessen grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Rettenmund out at
second]; Merv Rettenmund called for interference at 2B; 2
R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: RETTENMUND STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); DRIESSEN
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Andrews popped to first in foul
territory; Cedeno walked; May singled to right [Cedeno to
third]; JUTZE RAN FOR MAY; C. CARROLL REPLACED DARCY (PITCHING);
Watson doubled to left [Cedeno scored, Jutze to third]; CABELL
RAN FOR WATSON; Cruz was walked intentionally; Rader singled to
left [Jutze scored, Cabell to third, Cruz to second]; MCENANEY
REPLACED C. CARROLL (PITCHING); Metzger reached on a fielder's
choice on a sacrifice bunt [Cabell scored, Cruz to third, Rader
to second]; York lined into a double play (third unassisted)
[Cruz out at third]; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

REDS 8TH: JUTZE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); CABELL STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Flynn flied out to right; CROWLEY BATTED FOR
MCENANEY; Crowley doubled; Rose grounded out (second to first)
[Crowley to third]; Concepcion singled to first [Crowley
scored]; Morgan flied out to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: BORBON REPLACED CROWLEY (PITCHING); Gross grounded
out (shortstop to first); Andrews struck out; Cedeno flied out
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 6.

REDS 9TH: Bench singled; Perez flied out to center; Rettenmund
singled to left [Bench to second]; Driessen singled to center
[Bench scored, Rettenmund to second]; CHANEY BATTED FOR FLYNN;
FORSCH REPLACED YORK (PITCHING); Chaney singled to left
[Rettenmund to third, Driessen to second]; ARMBRISTER BATTED FOR
BORBON; Armbrister grounded into a double play (pitcher to
catcher to first) [Rettenmund out at home]; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4  15   1   14
 Astros           6  10   2    9


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