Cincinnati Reds 4, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 144
Played on Tuesday, September 12, 1978 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3  9  1
CIN N    1  1  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   4 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Landestoy ss                  5   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
Gonzalez 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
  Obradovich ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Drumright 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Puhl cf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Cruz rf                       4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Cabell 3b                     4   1   2   3       0   0       2   1
Watson 1b                     3   0   0   0       1   1       7   3
Walling lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Bochy c                       3   0   1   0       1   1       5   2
Lemongello p                  2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Cannon ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bannister p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Baldwin ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       35   3   9   3       2   6      25  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Watson-Landestoy-Watson.
E: Landestoy (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Walling (10,off Moskau); Puhl (24,off Moskau); Bochy (6,off Moskau); Cruz
(30,off Moskau).
HR: Cabell (7,2nd inning off Moskau 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Watson (17,off Moskau).
IBB: Bochy (3,by Moskau).
Team LOB: 7.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Rose 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Morgan 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       4   3
Driessen 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0      11   0
Foster lf                     4   0   2   1       0   1       1   0
Bench c                       3   0   1   0       1   1       5   0
  Collins pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bair p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Summers rf                    4   2   2   1       0   0       2   0
Geronimo cf                   3   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Henderson ph                0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
Auerbach ss                   3   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Moskau p                      3   0   0   1       0   1       0   1
  Correll c                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       32   4  10   3       2   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Rose-Morgan-Driessen.

BATTING - 
2B: Morgan (26,off Lemongello); Foster (25,off Lemongello); Auerbach (6,off
Lemongello).
HR: Summers (1,6th inning off Lemongello 0 on 2 out).
SH: Auerbach (2,off Lemongello).
GDP: Summers (2,off Lemongello).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Auerbach (1,2nd base off Bannister/Bochy).
CS: Foster (4,2nd base by Lemongello/Bochy); Collins (6,2nd base by Bannister/Bochy).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lemongello                    6     9   3   3   0   2   1  25
Bannister                     2     1   0   0   1   3   0   7
Sambito L(4-8)                0.1   0   1   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                        8.1  10   4   3   2   5   1  35


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moskau                        8     8   3   3   2   5   1  33
Bair W(7-5)                   1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   2   6   1  37

BK: Moskau (6).
IBB: Moskau (4,Bochy).

Umpires: HP - Nick Colosi, 1B - Frank Pulli, 2B - Eric Gregg, 3B - John Kibler
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 20801


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Landestoy           ss        Rose                3b
2. Gonzalez            2b        Morgan              2b
3. Puhl                cf        Driessen            1b
4. Cruz                rf        Foster              lf
5. Cabell              3b        Bench               c
6. Watson              1b        Summers             rf
7. Walling             lf        Geronimo            cf
8. Bochy               c         Auerbach            ss
9. Lemongello          p         Moskau              p

ASTROS 1ST: Landestoy grounded out (first unassisted); Gonzalez
flied out to center; Puhl grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Rose flied out to left; Morgan doubled; Driessen
popped to third; Foster doubled to left [Morgan scored]; Bench
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: On a bunt Cruz grounded out (third to first); Cabell
homered; Watson popped to second; Walling doubled; Bochy was
walked intentionally; Lemongello struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Summers singled to shortstop; Geronimo singled to left
[Summers to second]; Auerbach out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
second) [Summers to third, Geronimo to second]; Moskau grounded
out (shortstop to first) [Summers scored]; Rose struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Landestoy struck out; Gonzalez popped to second;
Puhl doubled to left; Cruz grounded out (pitcher to shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Morgan grounded out (first unassisted); Driessen
grounded out (second to first); Foster grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Cabell flied out to left; Watson walked; Walling
struck out; Bochy doubled to left [Watson to third]; Lemongello
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Bench singled to left; Summers grounded into a double
play (first to shortstop to first) [Bench out at second];
Geronimo flied out to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Landestoy grounded out (third to first); Gonzalez
popped to first in foul territory; Puhl grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Auerbach doubled; Moskau reached on a fielder's choice
[Auerbach out at third (pitcher to third)]; Rose singled to
center [Moskau to second]; Morgan forced Rose (first to
shortstop) [Moskau to third]; Driessen flied out to left; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Cruz singled to third; Moskau balked [Cruz to
second]; Cabell flied out to right; Watson struck out; Walling
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Foster singled to center; Foster was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); Bench grounded out (shortstop to
first); Summers homered; Geronimo grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Bochy grounded out (third to first); CANNON BATTED
FOR LEMONGELLO; Cannon flied out to right; Landestoy popped to
shortstop in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: BANNISTER REPLACED CANNON (PITCHING); Auerbach singled
to left; Auerbach stole second; On a bunt Moskau struck out;
Rose flied out to right [Auerbach to third]; Morgan struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 3.

ASTROS 8TH: OBRADOVICH BATTED FOR GONZALEZ; Obradovich struck
out; Debut game for Jim Obradovich; On a bunt Puhl
singled; Cruz doubled [Puhl to third]; Cabell singled to center
[Puhl scored, Cruz scored]; Watson grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Cabell out at second]; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: DRUMRIGHT REPLACED OBRADOVICH (PLAYING 2B); Driessen
flied out to center; Foster struck out; Bench walked; COLLINS
RAN FOR BENCH; Collins was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BAIR REPLACED COLLINS (PITCHING); CORRELL REPLACED
MOSKAU (PLAYING C ); Walling flied out to center; Bochy struck
out; BALDWIN BATTED FOR BANNISTER; Baldwin singled to right;
Landestoy grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 3.

REDS 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED BALDWIN (PITCHING); Summers grounded
out (first to pitcher); HENDERSON BATTED FOR GERONIMO; Henderson
walked; On a bunt Auerbach reached on an error by Landestoy
(assist by Sambito) [Henderson scored (unearned) (no RBI)]; 1 R
(0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   9   1    7
 Reds             4  10   0    6


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