Cincinnati 6, Montreal 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Montreal 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 9 0
Cincinnati 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 6 10 0
WP: M. Matthews (1-0)
LP: R. Biddle (0-4)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Montreal
-J. Vidro doubled to deep center, B. Wilkerson and E. Chavez scored
-N. Johnson doubled to deep center, J. Vidro scored
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
-K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep left, D. Jimenez scored
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
-K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right
Top 9th: Montreal
-T. Sledge singled to center, J. Rivera scored
-B. Wilkerson reached on bunt single to pitcher, T. Sledge scored
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
-J. Cruz homered to deep right, B. Larson scored
-D. Jimenez singled to center, B. Larkin scored, R. Freel to second
 Montreal
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Wilkerson lf 4 1 2 1 1 1 0 .239
E. Chavez cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 2 .265
J. Vidro 2b 4 1 3 2 0 0 1 .245
T. Batista 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .245
N. Johnson 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 2 .406
O. Cabrera ss 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .224
J. Rivera rf 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .278
B. Schneider c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .245
L. Hernandez p 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    T. Sledge ph 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .258
    R. Biddle p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Cordero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Bentz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 5 9 5 2 5 11  
 Batting
2B - J Vidro 2 (12, T Van Poppel 2); N Johnson (6, T Van Poppel); J Rivera (6, T Jones).
RBI - J Vidro 2 (18), N Johnson (3), T Sledge (15), B Wilkerson (22).
2-out RBI - T Sledge, B Wilkerson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Rivera 1, N Johnson 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel rf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .237
D. Jimenez 2b 5 1 3 1 0 0 0 .250
S. Casey 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .377
K. Griffey Jr. cf 3 2 2 3 1 0 1 .249
A. Dunn lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .254
B. Larson 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .261
J. LaRue c 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .198
F. Lopez ss 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 .111
    J. Cruz ph 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 .250
T. Van Poppel p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .182
    T. Hummel ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .182
    B. Reith p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    P. Norton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    W. Pena ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .265
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Matthews p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Larkin ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .291
 Totals 36 6 10 6 2 6 8  
 Batting
HR - K Griffey Jr 2 (17, 1st inning off L Hernandez 1 on, 2 Out, 3rd inning off L Hernandez 0 on, 2 Out), J Cruz (1, 9th inning off R Biddle 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Griffey Jr 3 (47), J Cruz 2 (8), D Jimenez (21).
2-out RBI - K Griffey Jr 3, J Cruz 2, D Jimenez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Freel 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
PB - J LaRue.
 Montreal
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
L. Hernandez 8.0 6 3 3 1 6 2 3.42
R. Biddle (L, 0-4) 0.2 2 3 3 1 0 1 7.32
C. Cordero 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.18
C. Bentz 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.87
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Van Poppel 5.0 5 3 3 1 3 0 4.43
B. Reith 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.91
P. Norton 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.19
T. Jones 1.2 3 2 1 0 1 0 4.09
M. Matthews (W, 1-0) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.35
WP - L Hernandez.
BALK - M Matthews.
Pitches-strikes - L Hernandez 122-80; R Biddle 20-11; C Cordero 3-2; C Bentz 3-2; T Van Poppel 81-52; B Reith 16-8; P Norton 10-8; T Jones 34-23; M Matthews 7-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - L Hernandez 9-9; R Biddle 1-1; C Cordero 0-0; C Bentz 0-0; T Van Poppel 6-6; B Reith 2-1; P Norton 1-1; T Jones 1-3; M Matthews 1-0.
Batters faced - L Hernandez 31; R Biddle 5; C Cordero 1; C Bentz 1; T Van Poppel 21; B Reith 4; P Norton 3; T Jones 8; M Matthews 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bill Miller. 1B--Brian Gorman. 2B--Dale Scott. 3B--Ron Kulpa.
Time: 2:45.
Attendance: 31,814.
Weather: 73 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.

Updated on Sunday, Jun 6, 2004 4:29 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Montreal
J. Vidro J. Vidro
3-4
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
K. Griffey Jr. K. Griffey Jr.
2-3, 2 HR
3 RBI