Support TBC:  If you're a frequent visitor and use the data on this site, please support The Baseball Cube by leaving a small tip.


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789   R H E
Houston Astros 70-90W224.58818000 002 100 370
Cincinnati Reds 75-82L2187713000 000 200 251
Date of Game:  Thursday, September 29, 1966
Stadium:  Crosley Field
Feats and Milestones
  • Aaron Pointer - 1st career home run
  • Don Wilson - 1st career game, 1st career hit
  • Don Wilson - 1st career win, 1st career game

  • Houston Astros Batting Stats

    Houston AstrosPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Ron Daviscf24.343400000.24347532192
    Sonny Jacksonss22.082411000.29014716732547
    Joe Morgan2b23.010201010.28612029554211
    Chuck Harrison1b25.157411200.2511161319492
    John Batemanc26.070400001.27913037717670
    Rusty Staubrf22.181400000.28215152113802
    Bob Aspromonte3b28.102402000.2501498128520
    Aaron Pointerlf24.163411101.3331012131
        Dave Adleshph23.076100001.000226000
        Don Wilsonp21.229201000.50011000
        Turk Farrellp32.174000000.14632429130
    Totals: 3337313.2129052824 

    Cincinnati Reds Batting Stats

    Cincinnati RedsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Pete Rose2b25.168300010.31715360816704
    Tommy Helms3b25.147400000.2891351589483
    Vada Pinsoncf28.049400001.2881531263167516
    Deron Johnsonlf28.074401001.25714256024811
    Lee May1b23.190412000.3112227160
    Art Shamskyrf24.350211211.2389415821470
    Don Pavletichc28.078300001.2948128912371
    Leo Cardenasss27.286301002.25515790920809
    Joe Nuxhallp38.061200001.10034521020
        Chico Ruizph27.298100001.25080186050
        Darrell Osteenp23.227000000.5001518000
    Totals: 3025228.16710664697 

    Game Stats


    2B:  Don Wilson (1)
    HR:  Chuck Harrison (9), Aaron Pointer (1), Art Shamsky (21)
    RBIs:  Chuck Harrison 2 (49), Aaron Pointer (3), Art Shamsky 2 (47)
    SH:  Joe Morgan (9)
    GDP:  Joe Nuxhall (1)

    Houston Astros Pitching Stats

    Bob Bruce33.13420001005.261.4500025206
    Don Wilson  (W 1-0)21.22965221713.001.0000011
    Turk Farrell  (Sv 2)32.17410000104.591.2700032433
    Pitching Totals:9522281 00058640

    Cincinnati Reds Pitching Stats

    Cincinnati RedsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Joe Nuxhall  (L 6-8)38.06187331224.501.3700034514
    Darrell Osteen23.227100001011.772.380001215
    Pitching Totals:9733132 00046529

    Other Game Information


    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Bob Bruce 0-0-0;  Don Wilson 0-0-0;  Turk Farrell 0-0-0;  Joe Nuxhall 0-0-0;  Darrell Osteen 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Bob Bruce 7;  Don Wilson 22;  Turk Farrell 3;  Joe Nuxhall 32;  Darrell Osteen 3; 
    Time of Game:  2:02    Attendance:  2,002
    Umpires:   Home:   Frank Dezelan  1B  Shag Crawford  2B  Ed Vargo  3B  Harry Wendelstedt 

    About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

    Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.