Astros 7, Reds 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 2
Houston 0 0 4 2 0 0 1 0 X 7 11 0
WP: R. Oswalt (5-4)
LP: R. Dempster (2-6)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Cincinnati
-A. Boone singled to center, A. Dunn scored, J. Guillen out at third
Bot 3rd: Houston
-J. Bagwell reached on an infield single, R. Oswalt scored, C. Biggio to third, G. Blum to second
-R. Hidalgo doubled to deep left center, C. Biggio, G. Blum and J. Bagwell scored, R. Hidalgo to third
Bot 4th: Houston
-E. Bruntlett homered to left, B. Ausmus scored
Bot 7th: Houston
-M. Ensberg homered to left
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Dunn lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .215
B. Larkin ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
K. Griffey Jr. cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .238
J. Guillen rf 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 .345
A. Boone 3b 3 0 2 1 0 1 0 .271
S. Casey 1b 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .297
   T. Van Poppel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
K. Stinnett c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .266
R. Olmedo 2b 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 .306
R. Dempster p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .040
   R. Taylor ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .213
   J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
   R. Branyan 1b 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .275
 Totals 29 1 4 1 1 7 5  
 Batting
RBI - A Boone (52).
2-out RBI - A Boone.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - K Griffey Jr (1, throw).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .265
G. Blum 2b 5 1 3 0 0 0 1 .279
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 1 1 0 1 2 .266
L. Berkman lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .273
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 1 3 0 0 1 .311
M. Ensberg 3b 4 1 2 1 0 1 2 .303
B. Ausmus c 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .207
E. Bruntlett ss 4 1 1 2 0 2 2 .200
R. Oswalt p 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 .231
   D. Matranga ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
   R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Merced ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 7 11 7 3 6 12  
 Batting
2B - R Hidalgo (22, R Dempster); M Ensberg (7, J Riedling).
HR - E Bruntlett (1, 4th inning off R Dempster 1 on, 0 Out), M Ensberg (16, 7th inning off T Van Poppel 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - J Bagwell (42), R Hidalgo 3 (43), E Bruntlett 2 (2), M Ensberg (40).
2-out RBI - R Hidalgo 3, M Ensberg.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bruntlett 1, M Ensberg 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Biggio (J Guillen at 3rd base), R Hidalgo (R Branyan at 2nd base).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Dempster (L, 2-6) 4.0 7 6 6 2 5 1 6.95
J. Riedling 2.0 2 0 0 1 1 0 6.17
T. Van Poppel 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 1 8.31
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 5-4) 6.0 3 1 1 1 3 0 2.94
R. Stone 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3.73
B. Wagner 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.42
HBP - J Guillen (by R Oswalt).
Pitches-strikes - R Dempster 85-50; J Riedling 40-26; T Van Poppel 18-13; R Oswalt 76-50; R Stone 23-15; B Wagner 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Dempster 4-3; J Riedling 3-2; T Van Poppel 2-4; R Oswalt 3-11; R Stone 1-1; B Wagner 0-2.
Batters faced - R Dempster 21; J Riedling 9; T Van Poppel 8; R Oswalt 22; R Stone 6; B Wagner 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 2:16.
Attendance: 25,339.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY HOUSTON'S ERIC BRUNTLETT IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FOURTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF HIS MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Monday, Jul 7, 2003 10:41 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cincinnati
A. Boone A. Boone
2-3
1 RBI
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI