April 19, 1975: The Reds defeat the Astros, 9-8 at Riverfront Stadium after trailing 7-1 in the 4th inning and 8-3 in the 6th. Cincinnati scored two runs in the 7th, one in the 8th, and 3 in the 9th. The ninth inning rally started on a Tony Perez home run and ended on a Dave Concepcion two run, two out single.

Perez drove in 109 runs, his 28 homers, and batted .282 in 1975.

All “Reds trivia” posts come from Greg Rhodes and John Snyder’s fabulous book, “Redleg Journal” (see link for purchasing) and are used with Greg’s permission.

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