Cincinnati 8, Houston 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 1 7 15 0
Cincinnati 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 2 X 8 12 0
WP: T. Jones (3-1) S: D. Graves (20)
LP: B. Lidge (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
-J. LaRue doubled to deep left, A. Dunn scored
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
-A. Kearns walked, R. Freel scored, B. Larkin to third, S. Casey to second
-A. Dunn doubled to deep center, B. Larkin and S. Casey scored, A. Kearns to third
Top 5th: Houston
-J. Kent doubled to deep right, A. Everett and J. Bagwell scored, J. Kent to third advancing on throw
-L. Berkman homered to deep right, J. Kent scored
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
-D. Jimenez singled to center, A. Kearns scored, A. Dunn to second
-J. Cruz grounded into fielder's choice, A. Dunn scored, D. Jimenez to third, J. LaRue out at second
Top 6th: Houston
-M. Lamb homered to deep right center
Top 7th: Houston
-R. Hidalgo hit sacrifice fly to left, L. Berkman scored
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
-S. Casey doubled to deep right, B. Larkin scored
-K. Griffey Jr. doubled to deep right, S. Casey scored
Top 9th: Houston
-M. Ensberg singled to center, J. Kent scored, L. Berkman to third
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 5 0 2 0 0 2 2 .310
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .271
J. Bagwell 1b 3 1 0 0 2 1 1 .299
J. Kent 2b 5 2 3 2 0 1 3 .301
L. Berkman lf 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .346
M. Ensberg 3b 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 .292
R. Hidalgo rf 3 0 2 1 1 0 2 .283
B. Ausmus c 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .273
R. Clemens p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200
    M. Lamb ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .321
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .171
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167
 Totals 40 7 15 7 4 5 21  
 Batting
2B - A Everett (8, A Harang); J Kent (13, A Harang); L Berkman 2 (11, B Reith, D Graves).
HR - L Berkman (9, 5th inning off A Harang 1 on, 2 Out), M Lamb (3, 6th inning off R Wagner 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Hidalgo.
RBI - J Kent 2 (35), L Berkman 2 (32), M Lamb (15), R Hidalgo (28), M Ensberg (17).
2-out RBI - J Kent 2, L Berkman 2, M Lamb.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Biggio 1, J Kent 2, J Vizcaino 1, L Berkman 1.
GIDP - B Ausmus.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Kent-A Everett-J Bagwell).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 3b-rf 4 1 1 0 1 1 4 .262
B. Larkin ss 5 2 3 0 0 0 0 .287
S. Casey 1b 4 2 2 1 0 0 1 .371
K. Griffey Jr. cf 5 0 1 1 0 2 4 .235
A. Kearns rf 3 1 1 1 1 2 1 .172
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Hummel ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
    D. Graves p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Dunn lf 2 2 2 2 2 0 0 .295
D. Jimenez 2b 4 0 1 1 1 2 5 .228
J. LaRue c 3 0 1 1 1 2 4 .208
A. Harang p 2 0 0 0 0 2 4 .050
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .250
    R. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Reith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Castro 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .250
 Totals 34 8 12 8 6 11 26  
 Batting
2B - J LaRue (5, R Clemens); A Dunn (8, R Clemens); S Casey (16, B Lidge); K Griffey Jr (11, B Lidge).
S - T Hummel.
RBI - J LaRue (11), A Kearns (8), A Dunn 2 (27), D Jimenez (18), J Cruz (6), S Casey (29), K Griffey Jr (29).
2-out RBI - J LaRue.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Harang 3, K Griffey Jr 1, J LaRue 1, R Freel 2, A Kearns 1.
GIDP - S Casey.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Larkin-D Jimenez-S Casey).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens 5.0 9 6 6 4 8 0 2.51
M. Gallo 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.93
B. Lidge (L, 0-2) 2.0 3 2 2 2 2 0 2.84
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Harang 5.0 7 4 4 2 3 1 4.83
R. Wagner 0.2 3 1 1 2 0 1 7.42
B. Reith 0.1 2 1 1 0 1 0 8.16
T. Jones (W, 3-1) 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.81
D. Graves (S, 20) 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 3.12
IBB - J LaRue (by R Clemens), A Dunn (by B Lidge).
HBP - J LaRue (by R Clemens); S Casey (by M Gallo); A Dunn (by B Lidge).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 105-62; M Gallo 13-9; B Lidge 52-30; A Harang 88-58; R Wagner 21-8; B Reith 10-6; T Jones 24-16; D Graves 12-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 6-1; M Gallo 2-0; B Lidge 2-2; A Harang 8-4; R Wagner 2-0; B Reith 0-0; T Jones 0-5; D Graves 1-2.
Batters faced - R Clemens 28; M Gallo 4; B Lidge 12; A Harang 24; R Wagner 6; B Reith 3; T Jones 6; D Graves 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Jeff Kellogg. 2B--Doug Eddings. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Time: 3:21.
Attendance: 41,890.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 8 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, May 23, 2004 5:12 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
2-2
2 RBI