Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 2 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Sunday, April 27, 1975 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    4  -   6  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  -   2  5  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose lf                       3   1   1   0       1   0       6   0
Concepcion ss                 5   1   1   2       0   0       1   3
Morgan 2b                     2   0   0   1       2   0       1   5
Bench c                       5   0   2   2       0   1       3   0
Perez 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
  Borbon p                    1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Geronimo cf                   5   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Griffey rf                    5   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Chaney 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  Vukovich 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crowley ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Armbrister pr               0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flynn 3b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nolan p                       3   1   1   0       0   2       0   1
  Driessen 1b                 0   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Totals                       37   6   9   5       4   5      30  12

BATTING - 
SH: Rose (1,off Konieczny).
HBP: Morgan (3,by Scherman).
GDP: Geronimo (2,off Konieczny).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   0   1   0       1   0       1   0
Andrews 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Batista ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Milbourne 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Cedeno cf                     4   1   1   0       0   0       5   0
May c                         4   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
Watson 1b                     4   1   1   1       0   0      11   0
Cruz rf                       4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Boswell 3b                    2   0   0   0       2   0       0   1
Metzger ss                    4   0   1   0       0   0       2   4
Konieczny p                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scherman p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Johnson ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   2   5   2       3   2      30  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Metzger-Watson.
E: May (3).

BATTING - 
HR: Watson (2,5th inning off Nolan 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Boswell (1,by Nolan).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan                         8     4   2   2   1   2   1  29
Borbon W(2-1)                 2     1   0   0   2   0   0   9
Totals                       10     5   2   2   3   2   1  38

IBB: Nolan (2,Boswell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(1-3)              9     7   5   5   4   3   0  37
Granger                       0     0   1   0   0   0   0   1
Scherman                      0     0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Forsch                        1     2   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                       10     9   6   5   4   5   0  43

Konieczny faced 3 batters in the 10th inning
Granger faced 1 batter in the 10th inning
Scherman faced 1 batter in the 10th inning
HBP: Scherman (1,Morgan).

Umpires: HP - Ed Vargo, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Art Williams, 3B - Paul Runge
Time of Game: 2:14   Attendance: 11140


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        Boswell             3b
8. Chaney              3b        Metzger             ss
9. Nolan               p         Konieczny           p

REDS 1ST: Rose singled; Concepcion flied out to right; Morgan
walked [Rose to second]; Bench was called out on strikes; Perez
flied out to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

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

REDS 2ND: Geronimo flied out to center; Griffey singled to
shortstop; Chaney flied out to left; Nolan singled [Griffey to
second]; Rose walked [Griffey to third, Nolan to second];
Concepcion singled [Griffey scored, Nolan scored, Rose to
third]; Morgan lined to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May popped to third in foul territory; Watson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Bench popped to first; Perez grounded out (second to
first); Geronimo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Boswell lined to left; Metzger grounded out
(shortstop to first); Konieczny grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Griffey grounded out (pitcher to first); Chaney flied
out to center; Nolan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Gross singled to center; Andrews flied out to left;
Cedeno made an out to second; May grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Rose grounded out (pitcher to first); Concepcion
popped to first in foul territory; Morgan walked; Morgan was
picked off first (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Watson homered; Cruz grounded out (second to first);
Boswell flied out to left; Metzger grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 1.

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

ASTROS 6TH: Konieczny flied out to left; Gross grounded out
(first unassisted); Andrews grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 1.

REDS 7TH: Griffey grounded out (third to first); Chaney flied
out to right; Nolan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: VUKOVICH REPLACED CHANEY (PLAYING 3B); Cedeno
singled to third; May grounded out (second to first) [Cedeno to
second]; Watson flied out to center; Cruz singled to right
[Cedeno scored, Cruz to second (on throw to home)]; Boswell was
walked intentionally; Metzger flied out to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

REDS 8TH: Rose flied out to center; Concepcion flied out to
center; Morgan grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: Konieczny struck out; Gross flied out to left;
BATISTA BATTED FOR ANDREWS; Batista struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

REDS 9TH: MILBOURNE REPLACED BATISTA (PLAYING 2B); Bench flied
out to right; Perez grounded out (shortstop to first); Geronimo
singled to center; On a bunt Griffey made an out to catcher;
Ken Griffey called for interference when his bat hit the ball
twice; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 9TH: BORBON REPLACED PEREZ (PITCHING); DRIESSEN REPLACED
NOLAN (PLAYING 1B); Cedeno popped to shortstop; May grounded out
(second to first); Watson grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

REDS 10TH: CROWLEY BATTED FOR VUKOVICH; Crowley singled to
right; ARMBRISTER RAN FOR CROWLEY; Driessen walked [Armbrister
to second]; Rose reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice
bunt [Armbrister to third, Driessen to second]; GRANGER REPLACED
KONIECZNY (PITCHING); Concepcion reached on a fielder's choice
[Armbrister scored (error by May; assist by Metzger), Driessen
to third, Rose to second]; SCHERMAN REPLACED GRANGER (PITCHING);
Morgan was hit by a pitch [Driessen scored, Rose to third,
Concepcion to second]; FORSCH REPLACED SCHERMAN (PITCHING);
Bench singled to left [Rose scored, Concepcion scored
(unearned), Morgan to second]; Morgan was picked off second
(pitcher to shortstop); On a bunt Borbon singled [Bench to
second]; Geronimo struck out; Griffey struck out; 4 R (3 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

ASTROS 10TH: FLYNN REPLACED ARMBRISTER (PLAYING 3B); Cruz flied
out to center; Boswell walked; Metzger singled to left [Boswell
to second]; JOHNSON BATTED FOR FORSCH; Johnson popped to catcher
in foul territory; Gross walked [Boswell to third, Metzger to
second]; CABELL BATTED FOR MILBOURNE; Cabell flied out to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6   9   0    7
 Astros           2   5   1    6


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