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  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Cincinnati Reds 23-18W3006 000 060 12142
Houston Astros 24-17L5030 000 001 480
Date of Game:  Wednesday, May 31, 1972
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones

Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

Pete Roself31.047402012.2564114230111
Joe Morgan2b28.255423310.2894192172019
Bobby Tolancf26.193521101.3104060642615
    Cesar Geronimocf24.081000000.19629194160
Johnny Benchc24.176523300.292396739271
Tony Perez1b30.017410013.2672810346220
    Joe Hague1b28.036000000.248373525181
George Fosterrf23.181523401.22016173161
Julian Javier3b35.295300001.237151590161
    Denis Menke3b31.314211100.234381282290
Dave Concepcionss23.348210021.244412711188
Gary Nolanp24.004511002.06910151000
Totals: 39121412511.3593758670 

Houston Astros Batting Stats

Roger Metzgerss24.234500000.204411871156
Norm Millerrf26.115400000.21919419130
Jimmy Wynncf30.080300010.2824011577276
Lee May1b29.069410003.276377978240
Bob Watsonlf26.051423000.318413338280
Johnny Edwardsc33.355300100.2503512643150
Doug Rader3b27.305411300.206416146292
Bobby Fenwick2b25.172401000.3041111030
Dave Robertsp27.262101000.2789108010
    George Culverp28.328101000.25015250000
    Jesus Alouph30.068100000.37514996030
    Fred Gladdingp35.337000000.0009399000
    Joe Gibbonp37.051000000.0004401000
    Wade Blasingamep28.191000000.00010200000
    Jimmy Stewartph32.355101000.24320665030
Totals: 3548413.2293467801 

Game Stats


2B:  Johnny Bench (4), George Culver (1), Pete Rose (7)
3B:  Bob Watson (2)
HR:  Johnny Bench (9), George Foster (1), Doug Rader (6)
RBIs:  Johnny Bench 3 (27), Johnny Edwards (15), George Foster 4 (6), Denis Menke (9), Joe Morgan 3 (20), Doug Rader 3 (29), Bobby Tolan (26)
SB:  Dave Concepcion (8), George Foster (1), Joe Morgan (19), Jimmy Wynn (6)
SH:  Dave Concepcion (2)
SF:  Johnny Edwards (3)
GDP:  Johnny Bench (5), Dave Concepcion (3)

Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

Gary Nolan  (W 7-1)24.00498431312.340.9900010154
Pitching Totals:9843131 00010154

Houston Astros Pitching Stats

Dave Roberts  (L 3-3)27.2622.28662314.731.490009110
George Culver28.3284.12001702.101.1000015247
Fred Gladding35.3370.12441005.000.780009399
Joe Gibbon37.0510.222201118.003.500004408
Wade Blasingame28.19110001009.001.5000010204
Pitching Totals:91412125112 000471368

Other Game Information


Wild Pitches:  Dave Roberts; 
Balks:  Joe Gibbon; 
Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Gary Nolan 0-0-0;  Dave Roberts 0-0-0;  George Culver 0-0-0;  Fred Gladding 0-0-0;  Joe Gibbon 0-0-0;  Wade Blasingame 0-0-0; 
Batters Faced:  Gary Nolan 37;  Dave Roberts 17;  George Culver 15;  Fred Gladding 5;  Joe Gibbon 4;  Wade Blasingame 4; 
Time of Game:  2:28    Attendance:  15,702
Umpires:   Home:   Ken Burkhart  1B  Lee Weyer  2B  Andy Olsen  3B  Dick Stello 

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