Houston Astros 10, Cincinnati Reds 8 (14 innings)
Regular Season Game 76
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Friday, July 2, 1976 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  3  0    0  3  -  10 25  0
CIN N    3  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  3  0    0  1  -   8 14  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Gross rf                      7   1   4   2       1   0       2   0
Andrews 2b                    7   1   2   0       1   2       6   4
Cedeno cf                     7   2   4   2       1   0       4   0
Watson 1b                     7   1   3   0       0   0       9   2
Cruz lf                       7   0   3   2       1   1       5   0
Herrmann c                    6   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
  Jutze pr,c                  1   2   0   0       1   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     7   1   4   0       0   1       0   0
Metzger ss                    3   0   1   0       1   0       1   3
  Boswell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  DaVanon ss                  2   1   2   3       1   0       0   1
Richard p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Chiles ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Siebert p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Forsch p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pentz p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       61  10  25   9       7   5      42  10

FIELDING - 
PB: Jutze (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Chiles (1,off Zachry); Cruz (8,off Eastwick); Gross (6,off Borbon).
3B: DaVanon (3,off McEnaney).
HR: Cedeno (13,14th inning off Hinton 1 on 0 out).
SH: Forsch 2 (2,off Eastwick,off Hinton); Watson (2,off Borbon).
HBP: Cabell (2,by Zachry).
GDP: Watson (7,off Zachry); Cruz (4,off Hinton).
IBB: Cruz (2,by Borbon); Cedeno (4,by Borbon).
Team LOB: 20.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Gross (3,2nd base by Zachry/Bench).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 3b                       7   2   5   0       1   0       0   4
Griffey rf                    7   2   2   0       1   2       3   0
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   2       4   1       5   6
Foster lf                     7   1   2   2       0   2       2   0
Perez 1b                      6   0   2   1       1   0      13   5
Bench c                       7   0   1   2       0   4       5   1
Concepcion ss                 7   1   1   1       0   0       7   6
Geronimo cf                   5   1   0   0       2   1       5   0
Zachry p                      2   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
  Eastwick p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lum ph                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Driessen ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McEnaney p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bailey ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hinton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Youngblood ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       56   8  14   8      10  12      42  23

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Concepcion-Perez, Morgan-Concepcion-Perez.
E: Griffey (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Foster (12,off Richard); Perez 2 (15,off Richard,off Siebert); Rose (17,off
Forsch); Bench (15,off Forsch).
HR: Concepcion (6,6th inning off Richard 0 on 1 out).
HBP: Foster (1,by Forsch).
Team LOB: 17.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Morgan (23,2nd base off Forsch/Jutze).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Richard                       6     6   4   4   5   6   1  29
Siebert                       0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Forsch                        5.1   5   3   3   2   4   0  24
Pentz W(2-1)                  2     2   1   1   3   1   0  11
Totals                       14    14   8   8  10  12   1  67

HBP: Forsch (1,Foster).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zachry                        6     9   3   2   2   2   0  28
Eastwick                      2     3   1   1   1   1   0  10
Borbon                        2     3   0   0   2   0   0  11
McEnaney                      2     5   3   3   0   1   0  11
Hinton L(0-1)                 2     5   3   3   2   1   1  12
Totals                       14    25  10   9   7   5   1  72

Zachry faced 2 batters in the 7th inning
BK: Zachry (1).
HBP: Zachry (1,Cabell).
IBB: Borbon 2 (7,Cruz,Cedeno).

Umpires: HP - Lee Weyer, 1B - Paul Runge, 2B - Nick Colosi, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 4:05   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Gross               rf        Rose                3b
2. Andrews             2b        Griffey             rf
3. Cedeno              cf        Morgan              2b
4. Watson              1b        Foster              lf
5. Cruz                lf        Perez               1b
6. Herrmann            c         Bench               c
7. Cabell              3b        Concepcion          ss
8. Metzger             ss        Geronimo            cf
9. Richard             p         Zachry              p

ASTROS 1ST: Gross flied out to left; Andrews flied out to right;
Cedeno singled to center; Watson singled to right [Cedeno scored
(error by Griffey) (unearned) (no RBI), Watson to third]; Cruz
grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose walked; Griffey walked [Rose to second]; Morgan
grounded out (second to first) [Rose to third, Griffey to
second]; Foster doubled to center [Rose scored, Griffey scored];
Perez doubled to right [Foster scored]; Bench struck out;
Concepcion flied out to right; 3 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Herrmann flied out to right; Cabell struck out;
Metzger singled to right; Richard singled to center [Metzger to
second]; Gross forced Richard (second to shortstop); 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 2ND: Geronimo flied out to center; Zachry struck out; Rose
singled to right; Griffey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Andrews walked; Cedeno singled to right [Andrews to
second]; Watson grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Andrews to third, Cedeno out at second]; Cruz grounded out
(first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 3RD: Morgan struck out; Foster grounded out (first to
pitcher); Perez walked; Bench forced Perez (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Herrmann grounded out (second to pitcher); Cabell
was hit by a pitch; Zachry balked [Cabell to second]; Metzger
lined to left; Richard flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 4TH: Concepcion popped to first; Geronimo struck out;
Zachry grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Gross walked; Gross was caught stealing second
(catcher to shortstop); Andrews struck out; Cedeno flied out to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 5TH: Rose flied out to center; Griffey grounded out (second
to first); Morgan walked; Foster singled to left [Morgan to
second]; Perez popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Watson grounded out (third to first); Cruz singled
to left; Herrmann lined to shortstop; Cabell singled to third
[Cruz to second]; Metzger lined to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 3.

REDS 6TH: Bench struck out; Concepcion homered; Geronimo
grounded out (first to pitcher); Zachry walked; Rose singled to
center [Zachry to second]; Griffey flied out to left; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

ASTROS 7TH: CHILES BATTED FOR RICHARD; Chiles doubled to right;
Gross singled to right [Chiles scored]; EASTWICK REPLACED ZACHRY
(PITCHING); Andrews struck out; Cedeno flied out to center;
Watson singled to left [Gross to second]; Cruz doubled [Gross
scored, Watson scored]; Herrmann grounded out (third to first);
3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 7TH: SIEBERT REPLACED CHILES (PITCHING); Morgan popped to
shortstop; Foster struck out; Perez doubled; FORSCH REPLACED
SIEBERT (PITCHING); Bench was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Cabell lined to center; Metzger walked; Forsch out
on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Metzger to second]; Gross
singled to second [Metzger to third]; Andrews forced Gross
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 8TH: Concepcion flied out to center; Geronimo grounded out
(shortstop to first); LUM BATTED FOR EASTWICK; Lum struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

ASTROS 9TH: BORBON REPLACED LUM (PITCHING); Cedeno singled to
left; Watson out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Cedeno
to second]; Cruz was walked intentionally; Herrmann popped to
shortstop; Cabell singled to shortstop [Cedeno to third, Cruz to
second]; BOSWELL BATTED FOR METZGER; Boswell grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 9TH: DAVANON REPLACED BOSWELL (PLAYING SS); Rose grounded
out (second to first); Griffey struck out; Morgan walked; Foster
was hit by a pitch [Morgan to second]; Perez popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Forsch grounded out (shortstop to first); Gross
doubled; Andrews grounded out (second to first) [Gross to
third]; Cedeno was walked intentionally; Watson forced Cedeno
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 10TH: Bench struck out; Concepcion grounded out (shortstop
to first); Geronimo walked; DRIESSEN BATTED FOR BORBON; Driessen
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
4, Reds 4.

ASTROS 11TH: MCENANEY REPLACED DRIESSEN (PITCHING); Cruz singled
to pitcher; Herrmann forced Cruz (first to shortstop); JUTZE RAN
FOR HERRMANN; Cabell singled to center [Jutze to second];
DaVanon tripled [Jutze scored, Cabell scored]; Forsch grounded
out (third to first); Gross singled to left [DaVanon scored];
Andrews singled to center [Gross to second]; Cedeno popped to
first in foul territory; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 4.

REDS 11TH: JUTZE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Rose doubled;
Jutze allowed a passed ball [Rose to third]; Griffey singled to
second [Rose stayed at third]; Morgan singled to right [Rose
scored, Griffey to third]; Morgan stole second; Foster popped to
second; Perez popped to second; Bench doubled to left [Griffey
scored, Morgan scored]; Concepcion flied out to left; 3 R, 4 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 7.

ASTROS 12TH: Watson grounded out (second to first); Cruz struck
out; Jutze grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 7.

REDS 12TH: Geronimo flied out to left; BAILEY BATTED FOR
MCENANEY; Bailey grounded out (second to first); Rose singled to
right; Griffey flied out to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
7, Reds 7.

ASTROS 13TH: HINTON REPLACED BAILEY (PITCHING); Cabell flied out
to center; DaVanon walked; Forsch out on a sacrifice bunt (first
to second) [DaVanon to second]; Gross grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 7.

REDS 13TH: PENTZ REPLACED FORSCH (PITCHING); Morgan walked;
Foster flied out to right; Perez popped to second; Bench popped
to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7,
Reds 7.

ASTROS 14TH: Andrews singled to shortstop; Cedeno homered
[Andrews scored]; Watson singled to center; Cruz grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Watson out at
second]; Jutze walked; Cabell singled to center [Jutze to
second]; DaVanon singled to right [Jutze scored, Cabell to
third]; Pentz struck out; 3 R, 5 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 10, Reds
7.

REDS 14TH: Concepcion flied out to center; Geronimo walked;
YOUNGBLOOD BATTED FOR HINTON; Youngblood flied out to left; Rose
singled to center [Geronimo to second]; Griffey singled to right
[Geronimo to third, Rose to second]; Morgan walked [Geronimo
scored, Rose to third, Griffey to second]; Foster struck out; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 10, Reds 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          10  25   0   20
 Reds             8  14   1   17


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