Cincinnati Reds 7, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 70
Played on Friday, June 20, 1975 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  1  0    0  6  0    0  0  0  -   7 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    2  0  0  -   3  7  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 3b                       5   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
Griffey rf                    5   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     3   1   1   0       2   1       1   7
Bench c                       4   1   1   0       1   1       4   0
Perez 1b                      4   2   1   2       1   0      15   0
Geronimo cf                   5   1   1   3       0   0       3   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   2   0       0   0       1   5
Foster lf                     4   0   2   1       0   1       2   0
T. Carroll p                  3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  McEnaney p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       38   7  11   7       4   4      27  16

BATTING - 
2B: Foster (8,off Konieczny); Concepcion 2 (12,off Granger,off Crawford); Bench
(26,off Cosgrove).
3B: Rose (1,off Konieczny).
HR: Geronimo (4,5th inning off Granger 2 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (28,2nd base off Konieczny/May).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      5   0   1   1       0   0       3   1
Metzger ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   8
Cedeno cf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Cosgrove p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Watson 1b                     4   0   0   0       0   1      11   1
May c                         4   0   2   0       0   0       5   0
Cruz rf,cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Rader 3b                      3   1   1   0       1   0       1   3
Milbourne 2b                  2   1   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Boswell ph,2b               1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Helms ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Konieczny p                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Granger p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howard ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Crawford p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cabell ph,rf                2   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   7   3       3   3      27  13

FIELDING - 
E: Milbourne (4).

BATTING - 
2B: May (6,off T. Carroll); Howard (2,off T. Carroll); Boswell (4,off T. Carroll).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cedeno (28,2nd base off T. Carroll/Bench).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
T. Carroll W(1-0)             6.1   5   3   3   3   1   0  27
McEnaney                      2.2   2   0   0   0   2   0  10
Totals                        9     7   3   3   3   3   0  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Konieczny L(4-8)              4.1   6   6   6   4   2   0  23
Granger                       0.2   2   1   1   0   0   1   4
Crawford                      2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Cosgrove                      2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    11   7   7   4   4   1  42


Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - John McSherry, 2B - Chris Pelekoudas, 3B - Paul Pryor
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 19357


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Rose                3b        Gross               lf
2. Griffey             rf        Metzger             ss
3. Morgan              2b        Cedeno              cf
4. Bench               c         Watson              1b
5. Perez               1b        May                 c
6. Geronimo            cf        Cruz                rf
7. Concepcion          ss        Rader               3b
8. Foster              lf        Milbourne           2b
9. T. Carroll          p         Konieczny           p

REDS 1ST: Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffey
grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan singled to right;
Morgan stole second; Bench grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross grounded out (shortstop to first); Metzger
grounded out (first unassisted); Cedeno walked; Cedeno stole
second; Watson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Perez walked; Geronimo grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Perez to second]; Concepcion flied out to right; Foster
doubled to right [Perez scored]; T. Carroll flied out to left; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: May flied out to left; Cruz flied out to right;
Rader grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Rose singled to center; Griffey flied out to left;
Morgan walked [Rose to second]; Bench flied out to right; Perez
popped to first in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Milbourne grounded out (shortstop to first);
Konieczny walked; Gross grounded out (pitcher to first)
[Konieczny to second]; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Geronimo flied out to left; Concepcion grounded out
(shortstop to first); Foster was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Cedeno flied out to center; Watson grounded out
(shortstop to first); May doubled; Cruz grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: T. Carroll struck out; Rose tripled to center; Griffey
singled to right [Rose scored]; Morgan walked [Griffey to
second]; Bench walked [Griffey to third, Morgan to second];
Perez singled to center [Griffey scored, Morgan scored, Bench to
second]; GRANGER REPLACED KONIECZNY (PITCHING); Geronimo homered
[Bench scored, Perez scored]; Concepcion doubled to left; Foster
grounded out (third to first); T. Carroll flied out to center; 6
R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Rader singled to left; Milbourne forced Rader
(second to shortstop); HOWARD BATTED FOR GRANGER; Howard doubled
to left [Milbourne to third]; Gross grounded out (second to
first) [Milbourne scored, Howard to third]; Metzger grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 1.

REDS 6TH: CRAWFORD REPLACED HOWARD (PITCHING); Rose flied out to
right; Griffey reached on an error by Milbourne [Griffey to
first]; Morgan forced Griffey (shortstop to second); Bench
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Cedeno grounded out (third to first); Watson popped
to catcher in foul territory; May flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 1.

REDS 7TH: Perez lined to third; Geronimo grounded out (third to
first); Concepcion doubled; Foster singled to left [Concepcion
out at home (left to catcher)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Rader walked;
BOSWELL BATTED FOR MILBOURNE; Boswell doubled to left [Rader to
third]; CABELL BATTED FOR CRAWFORD; Cabell singled to left
[Rader scored, Boswell scored]; MCENANEY REPLACED T. CARROLL
(PITCHING); Gross singled to center [Cabell to second]; Metzger
flied out to center; Cedeno struck out; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 7, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: COSGROVE REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); CRUZ CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); BOSWELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B);
CABELL STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); McEnaney grounded out (first
to pitcher); Rose grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffey
flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); May singled to
center; Cruz struck out; Rader forced May (shortstop to second);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

REDS 9TH: Morgan struck out; Bench doubled; Perez grounded out
(third to first); Geronimo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HELMS BATTED FOR BOSWELL; Helms grounded out (second
to first); Cabell flied out to center; Gross grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 7, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             7  11   0    8
 Astros           3   7   1    7


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