Cincinnati Reds 4, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 92
Played on Tuesday, September 15, 1981 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    1  0  1    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   4  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Householder rf                3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Griffey cf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       5   0
Concepcion ss                 2   2   1   1       1   0       1   3
Foster lf                     4   0   2   2       0   2       2   0
Bench 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       8   0
  Driessen 1b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Knight 3b                     4   0   1   1       0   2       1   4
Nolan c                       4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Oester 2b                     3   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Leibrandt p                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       31   4   6   4       4   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Knight-Bench.

BATTING - 
SF: Concepcion (6,off Ryan).
GDP: Knight (16,off Ryan).
Team LOB: 5.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Scott cf                      3   0   1   0       1   0       0   0
Garner 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       1   1
Woods rf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Cruz lf                       3   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
Howe 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
Roberts 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Garcia ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Pujols c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       8   0
Ryan p                        2   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  D. Smith p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ivie ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sambito p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   5   0       3   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ryan-Garcia-Roberts.
E: Garner (11).
PB: Pujols (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Scott (14,off Leibrandt); Garcia (6,off Leibrandt).
GDP: Woods (4,off Leibrandt).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Leibrandt W(1-0)              9     5   0   0   3   4   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ryan L(8-5)                   6     6   4   3   4   4   0  27
D. Smith                      2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Sambito                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     6   4   3   4   7   0  36


Umpires: HP - Harry Wendelstedt, 1B - Dutch Rennert, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Lee Weyer
Time of Game: 2:26   Attendance: 16354


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Householder         rf        Scott               cf
2. Griffey             cf        Garner              2b
3. Concepcion          ss        Woods               rf
4. Foster              lf        Cruz                lf
5. Bench               1b        Howe                3b
6. Knight              3b        Roberts             1b
7. Nolan               c         Garcia              ss
8. Oester              2b        Pujols              c
9. Leibrandt           p         Ryan                p

REDS 1ST: Householder was called out on strikes; Griffey flied
out to left; Concepcion singled to second [Concepcion to second
(error by Garner)]; Pujols allowed a passed ball [Concepcion to
third]; Foster singled to right [Concepcion scored (unearned)];
Bench popped to third in foul territory; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Scott doubled to center; Garner walked; Woods
grounded into a double play (third to first) [Garner to second,
Scott out at third]; Cruz walked; Howe flied out to right; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Knight was called out on strikes; Nolan grounded out
(first to pitcher); Oester flied out to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Roberts flied out to center; Garcia grounded out
(pitcher to first); Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Leibrandt grounded out (shortstop to first);
Householder walked; Griffey singled to center [Householder to
third]; Concepcion hit a sacrifice fly to right [Householder
scored]; Foster was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ryan flied out to left; Scott grounded out (third to
first); Garner singled to left; Woods singled to center [Garner
to second]; Cruz made an out to second; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 2, Astros 0.

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

ASTROS 4TH: Howe made an out to second; Roberts struck out;
Garcia grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Oester flied out to right; Leibrandt popped to catcher
in foul territory; Householder grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Pujols grounded out (shortstop to first); Ryan flied
out to center; Scott flied out to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Griffey walked; Concepcion walked [Griffey to second];
Foster singled to right [Griffey scored, Concepcion to third];
Bench made an out to first; Knight singled to right [Concepcion
scored, Foster to second]; Nolan flied out to left; Oester
walked [Foster to third, Knight to second]; Leibrandt struck
out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Garner was called out on strikes; Woods grounded out
(third to first); Cruz flied out to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 4, Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: D. SMITH REPLACED RYAN (PITCHING); Householder
grounded out (second to first); Griffey grounded out (first
unassisted); Concepcion grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Howe grounded out (third to first); Roberts made an
out to second; Garcia doubled to left; Pujols struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

REDS 8TH: Foster struck out; Bench struck out; Knight struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: DRIESSEN REPLACED BENCH (PLAYING 1B); IVIE BATTED
FOR D. SMITH; Ivie was called out on strikes; Scott walked;
Garner flied out to left; Woods made an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

REDS 9TH: SAMBITO REPLACED IVIE (PITCHING); Nolan made an out to
second; Oester flied out to left; Leibrandt made an out to
shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Cruz grounded out (second to first); Howe flied out
to center; Roberts singled to left; Garcia flied out to center;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4   6   0    5
 Astros           0   5   1    7


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