Houston Astros 8, Cincinnati Reds 4
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Sunday, June 22, 1975 (D) at Astrodome

CIN N    1  0  1    0  1  0    0  1  0  -   4 11  0
HOU N    0  3  1    0  0  1    3  0  x  -   8 15  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 3b                       5   2   2   0       0   1       0   1
Griffey rf                    4   1   3   1       0   0       1   0
Morgan 2b                     4   0   2   2       0   1       7   6
Bench c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   1
Perez 1b                      4   1   1   1       0   2       8   1
Geronimo cf                   2   0   1   0       2   1       1   0
Concepcion ss                 4   0   1   0       0   0       3   2
Foster lf                     3   0   1   0       1   1       0   0
Nolan p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Crowley ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Eastwick p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4  11   4       3   7      24  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Rose (21,off Dierker); Morgan (13,off Dierker).
HR: Perez (10,8th inning off Dierker 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Perez (7,off Dierker); Concepcion 2 (11,off Dierker 2); Driessen (3,off
Dierker).
Team LOB: 6.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross lf                      4   0   3   2       1   0       4   0
Metzger ss                    5   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Cedeno cf                     4   2   1   1       1   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     5   0   2   0       0   1       7   0
Johnson c                     4   2   2   2       0   1       7   0
Cabell rf                     4   2   3   0       0   0       0   0
Boswell 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   0       0   1
Andrews 2b                    3   1   1   1       0   1       2   4
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Milbourne 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Dierker p                     3   0   2   2       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  15   8       3   3      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Andrews-Watson, Metzger-Andrews-Watson, Metzger-Watson, Milbourne-Metzger-Watson.

BATTING - 
2B: Cabell (9,off Nolan).
HR: Johnson (6,2nd inning off Nolan 0 on 0 out); Cedeno (5,3rd inning off Nolan
0 on 0 out).
SH: Dierker (5,off Nolan).
GDP: Johnson (2,off Borbon); Metzger (3,off Eastwick).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolan L(7-5)                  2     7   4   4   0   0   2  13
Borbon                        1     1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Eastwick                      5     7   4   4   2   3   0  23
Totals                        8    15   8   8   3   3   2  40

Nolan faced 2 batters in the 3rd inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dierker W(7-7)                9    11   4   4   3   7   1  37


Umpires: HP - Chris Pelekoudas, 1B - Paul Pryor, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - John McSherry
Time of Game: 2:16   Attendance: 18871


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        Johnson             c
6. Geronimo            cf        Cabell              rf
7. Concepcion          ss        Boswell             3b
8. Foster              lf        Andrews             2b
9. Nolan               p         Dierker             p

REDS 1ST: Rose singled to left; Griffey singled to center [Rose
to third]; Morgan singled to right [Rose scored, Griffey to
second]; Bench lined to left; Perez grounded into a double play
(second to first) [Morgan out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Gross singled to center; Metzger grounded out
(second to first) [Gross to second]; Cedeno grounded out (first
unassisted) [Gross to third]; Watson flied out to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Geronimo walked; Concepcion grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Geronimo out at second];
Foster was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Johnson homered; Cabell doubled to left; Boswell
grounded out (second to first) [Cabell to third]; Andrews
singled to center [Cabell scored]; Dierker out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [Andrews to second]; Gross singled to
left [Andrews scored]; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 3
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

REDS 3RD: Nolan was called out on strikes; Rose doubled; Griffey
singled to center [Rose scored]; Morgan flied out to left; Bench
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Cedeno homered; Watson singled to left; BORBON
REPLACED NOLAN (PITCHING); Johnson grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Watson out at second]; Cabell
singled to shortstop; Boswell walked [Cabell to second]; Andrews
popped to second; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

REDS 4TH: Perez struck out; Geronimo singled to left; Concepcion
singled to second [Geronimo to second]; Foster grounded out
(second to first) [Geronimo to third, Concepcion to second];
CROWLEY BATTED FOR BORBON; Crowley grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: EASTWICK REPLACED CROWLEY (PITCHING); Dierker popped
to shortstop; Gross walked; Metzger grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Gross out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

REDS 5TH: Rose struck out; Griffey singled to right; Morgan
doubled to left [Griffey scored]; Bench flied out to left; Perez
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Cedeno popped to second; Watson struck out; Johnson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: Geronimo walked; Concepcion grounded into a double
play (shortstop to first) [Geronimo out at second]; Foster
singled to shortstop; Eastwick lined to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Cabell popped to second; Boswell singled to center;
Andrews struck out; Dierker singled to center [Boswell to
second]; Gross singled to left [Boswell scored, Dierker to
second]; Metzger grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 5.

REDS 7TH: Rose flied out to center; Griffey flied out to center;
Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Cedeno walked; Watson singled to right [Cedeno to
third]; Johnson singled to left [Cedeno scored, Watson to
second]; Cabell singled to center [Watson to third, Johnson to
second]; Boswell forced Watson (first to catcher) [Johnson to
third, Cabell to second]; CRUZ BATTED FOR ANDREWS; Cruz made an
out to shortstop; Dierker singled to third [Johnson scored,
Cabell scored, Boswell to second]; Gross forced Dierker (second
unassisted); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 8.

REDS 8TH: MILBOURNE REPLACED CRUZ (PLAYING 2B); Bench popped to
shortstop; Perez homered; Geronimo struck out; Concepcion flied
out to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Metzger made an out to shortstop; Cedeno flied out
to center; Watson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 8.

REDS 9TH: Foster walked; DRIESSEN BATTED FOR EASTWICK; Driessen
grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to first)
[Foster out at second]; Rose flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4  11   0    6
 Astros           8  15   0    8


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