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GAME INFORMATION


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Cincinnati Reds 84-55W7020 000 100 06 9111
Houston Astros 71-71L3001 000 110 00 361
Date of Game:  Wednesday, September 05, 1973
Stadium:  Astrodome
Feats and Milestones
  • Ed Armbrister - 1st career home run
  • Mike Easler - 1st career game
  • Greg Gross - 1st career game
  • Denis Menke - 2 sacrifice flies


  • Top Inning 1

    Pete Rose vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Joe Morgan vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Perez vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 0-0


    Bottom Inning 1

    Jimmy Wynn vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Hector Torres vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cesar Cedeno vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Game tied 0-0


    Top Inning 2

    Johnny Bench vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Andy Kosco vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Ed Armbrister vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tripled . Andy Kosco scored
    Denis Menke vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Ed Armbrister scored
    Darrel Chaney vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-0


    Bottom Inning 2

    Bob Watson vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doug Rader vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Lee May vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-0


    Top Inning 3

    Fred Norman vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Pete Rose vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Wild pitch by Jerry Reuss
    Pete Rose advanced to 2b
    Joe Morgan vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Perez vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-0


    Bottom Inning 3

    Tommy Helms vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Skip Jutze vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Wild pitch by Fred Norman
    Skip Jutze advanced to 2b
    Jerry Reuss vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Jimmy Wynn vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Skip Jutze scored
    Hector Torres vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Top Inning 4

    Johnny Bench vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Andy Kosco vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Ed Armbrister vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Denis Menke vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked. Andy Kosco advanced to 2b
    Darrel Chaney vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . advancement unknown, Denis Menke advanced to 2b
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Bottom Inning 4

    Cesar Cedeno vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Reached on error . Cesar Cedeno advanced to 2b
    Bob Watson vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Doug Rader vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Lee May vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Top Inning 5

    Fred Norman vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Pete Rose vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Joe Morgan vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Bottom Inning 5

    Tommy Helms vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Skip Jutze vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Jerry Reuss vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Top Inning 6

    Tony Perez vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Johnny Bench vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Andy Kosco vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Bottom Inning 6

    Jimmy Wynn vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Hector Torres vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Cesar Cedeno vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Hector Torres advanced to 2b
    Bob Watson vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 2-1


    Top Inning 7

    Ed Armbrister vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Homered
    Denis Menke vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Darrel Chaney vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Fred Norman vs Jerry Reuss  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 3-1


    Bottom Inning 7

    Doug Rader vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Lee May vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Tommy Helms vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Lee May advanced to 3b
    Skip Jutze vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Lee May scored, Tommy Helms advanced to 3b
    Gary Sutherland vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 3-2


    Top Inning 8

    Pete Rose vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Joe Morgan vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Tony Perez vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 3-2


    Bottom Inning 8

    Jimmy Wynn vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Hector Torres vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    14Sacrifice bunt to . Jimmy Wynn advanced to 2b
    Cesar Cedeno vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Jimmy Wynn scored
    Cesar Cedeno stole second base
    Bob Watson vs Fred Norman  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Doug Rader vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Lee May vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 3-3


    Top Inning 9

    Johnny Bench vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Andy Kosco vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    24Sacrifice bunt to . Johnny Bench advanced to 2b
    Ed Armbrister vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Denis Menke vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Phil Gagliano vs Mike Cosgrove  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 3-3


    Bottom Inning 9

    Tommy Helms vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled
    Skip Jutze vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    34Sacrifice bunt to . Tommy Helms advanced to 2b
    Jimmy Stewart vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Tommy Helms advanced to 3b
    Jimmy Wynn vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Intentional Walk
    Greg Gross vs Pedro Borbon  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 3-3


    Top Inning 10

    Ken Griffey vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Pete Rose vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Joe Morgan vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 3-3


    Bottom Inning 10

    Cesar Cedeno vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Bob Gallagher vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doug Rader vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Game tied 3-3


    Top Inning 11

    Tony Perez vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Walked
    Johnny Bench vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Larry Stahl advanced to 2b
    Cesar Geronimo vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Larry Stahl advanced to 3b, Johnny Bench advanced to 2b
    Dan Driessen vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Larry Stahl scored, Johnny Bench advanced to 3b, Cesar Geronimo advanced to 2b
    Denis Menke vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    . Johnny Bench scored, Cesar Geronimo advanced to 3b
    Ed Crosby vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Clay Carroll vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Cesar Geronimo scored, Dan Driessen advanced to 2b
    Pete Rose vs Ken Forsch  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Doubled . Dan Driessen scored, Clay Carroll advanced to 3b
    Joe Morgan vs Cecil Upshaw  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Singled . Clay Carroll scored, Pete Rose scored, advancement unknown5 on error by
    Larry Stahl vs Cecil Upshaw  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds lead Houston Astros 9-3


    Bottom Inning 11

    Lee May vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Tommy Helms vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Struck out swinging
    Mike Easler vs Clay Carroll  M
    0-0 (0 pitches)
    Cincinnati Reds beat Houston Astros 9-3


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