Astros 5, Reds 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 11 2
Cincinnati 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 4 9 0
WP: J. Robertson (9-3) S: B. Wagner (26)
LP: P. Wilson (5-7)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
-J. Guillen doubled to left, B. Larkin scored
Top 2nd: Houston
-R. Hidalgo doubled to left, L. Berkman scored
-A. Everett doubled to right, R. Hidalgo scored
-J. Robertson singled to left, A. Everett scored
-G. Blum singled to center, J. Robertson and C. Biggio scored
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
-J. Guillen doubled to left center, B. Larkin scored
Bot 6th: Cincinnati
-A. Boone singled to center, R. Taylor scored
-J. LaRue hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Boone scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .273
G. Blum 3b 5 0 1 2 0 2 0 .278
J. Bagwell 1b 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .271
J. Kent 2b 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .309
L. Berkman lf 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .282
R. Hidalgo rf 4 1 3 1 0 0 0 .323
G. Zaun c 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 .226
   B. Ausmus c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 6 .254
J. Robertson p 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 .156
   M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   E. Bruntlett ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .304
   B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Merced ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
   B. Hunter ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .244
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 5 11 5 3 8 9  
 Batting
2B - R Hidalgo (26, P Wilson); A Everett (10, P Wilson); C Biggio (28, P Wilson); E Bruntlett (3, C Reitsma).
S - C Biggio.
RBI - R Hidalgo (51), A Everett (26), J Robertson (1), G Blum 2 (35).
2-out RBI - A Everett, J Robertson, G Blum 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 3.
GIDP - A Everett, J Kent.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
Picked Off - E Bruntlett (3rd base, J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - G Zaun (4, throw); A Everett (9, ground ball).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Jimenez 2b 5 0 2 0 0 2 0 .357
B. Larkin ss 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .287
J. Guillen rf 5 0 2 2 0 1 4 .338
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .247
   R. Taylor pr 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 .214
A. Boone 3b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .261
S. Casey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .300
A. Dunn lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .203
J. LaRue c 3 0 0 1 0 1 2 .240
P. Wilson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .063
   B. Larson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .082
   C. Reitsma p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
   K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Castro ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .240
 Totals 37 4 9 4 1 6 15  
 Batting
2B - B Larkin 2 (13, J Robertson 2); J Guillen 2 (18, J Robertson 2); D Jimenez (1, J Robertson); K Griffey Jr (12, J Robertson).
SF - J LaRue.
RBI - J Guillen 2 (51), A Boone (57), J LaRue (29).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Guillen 3, A Boone 2.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (D Jimenez-B Larkin-S Casey, B Larkin-D Jimenez-S Casey).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Robertson (W, 9-3) 5.0 8 4 3 0 2 0 4.89
M. Gallo 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
R. Stone 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.50
B. Lidge 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.47
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.47
B. Wagner (S, 26) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.22
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Wilson (L, 5-7) 6.0 7 5 5 2 4 0 5.14
C. Reitsma 2.0 4 0 0 1 1 0 4.38
K. Mercker 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.28
Pitches-strikes - J Robertson 81-55; M Gallo 6-4; R Stone 2-1; B Lidge 16-10; O Dotel 14-8; B Wagner 23-14; P Wilson 83-50; C Reitsma 27-16; K Mercker 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Robertson 4-9; M Gallo 0-2; R Stone 1-0; B Lidge 0-1; O Dotel 2-1; B Wagner 1-0; P Wilson 6-8; C Reitsma 4-0; K Mercker 0-0.
Batters faced - J Robertson 23; M Gallo 3; R Stone 1; B Lidge 4; O Dotel 3; B Wagner 5; P Wilson 26; C Reitsma 9; K Mercker 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Crawford. 1B--Brian Onora. 2B--Larry Poncino. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 29,366.
Weather: 83 degrees, clear.
Wind: 9 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
HOUSTON'S GEOFF BLUM SINGLED IN THE SECOND INNING TO EXTEND HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Jul 18, 2003 1:33 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
R. Hidalgo R. Hidalgo
3-4
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Guillen J. Guillen
2-5
2 RBI