Houston 11, Cincinnati 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 1 1 0 0 3 4 0 1 11 11 1
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 3 10 2
WP: P. Munro (3-5)
LP: P. Norton (1-5)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-J. Kent safe at first on third baseman R. Freel's fielding error, C. Biggio scored, J. Bagwell to second
Top 2nd: Houston
-P. Munro hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Vizcaino scored
Top 3rd: Houston
-L. Berkman homered to deep center
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
-F. Lopez homered to deep center, R. Freel scored
-A. Dunn homered to deep right
Top 6th: Houston
-B. Ausmus homered to deep left center, M. Lamb and J. Vizcaino scored
Top 7th: Houston
-L. Berkman doubled to deep right, C. Beltran and J. Bagwell scored
-J. Kent safe at first on left fielder A. Dunn's fielding error, L. Berkman scored, J. Kent to second
-J. Vizcaino hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Kent scored
Top 9th: Houston
-L. Berkman homered to deep left center
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 .283
C. Beltran cf 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .271
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .264
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
L. Berkman rf-1b 5 3 3 4 0 0 1 .309
J. Kent 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0 3 .286
    E. Bruntlett ss 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .222
M. Lamb 3b 3 1 0 0 2 0 3 .293
J. Vizcaino ss-2b 4 2 2 1 0 0 3 .291
B. Ausmus c 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 .253
P. Munro p 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 .083
    C. Harville p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .237
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    K. Bullinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246
 Totals 37 11 11 9 4 4 12  
 Batting
2B - C Biggio (38, L Hudson); J Vizcaino (16, L Hudson); J Kent (26, L Hudson); L Berkman (31, J Riedling).
HR - L Berkman 2 (23, 3rd inning off L Hudson 0 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off T Van Poppel 0 on, 0 Out), B Ausmus (5, 6th inning off P Norton 2 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Vizcaino , P Munro.
RBI - P Munro (1), L Berkman 4 (83), B Ausmus 3 (28), J Vizcaino (27).
2-out RBI - L Berkman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Vizcaino 1, M Lamb 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Beltran (22, 3rd base off J Riedling/J LaRue), J Bagwell (4, 2nd base off J Riedling/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - J Kent (7, catch).
DP - 1 (J Kent-J Vizcaino-J Bagwell).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 3b 5 1 1 0 0 1 5 .272
F. Lopez ss 5 1 1 2 0 1 4 .245
S. Casey 1b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .333
A. Dunn lf 5 1 1 1 0 2 2 .273
D. Jimenez 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .257
    T. Van Poppel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    J. Cruz ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .240
A. Kearns rf 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .216
W. Pena cf 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .258
J. LaRue c 3 0 1 0 0 1 1 .246
L. Hudson p 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .167
    J. Vander Wal ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .140
    P. Norton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Larkin ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .302
    J. Riedling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. White p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Castro 2b 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .246
 Totals 37 3 10 3 4 8 18  
 Batting
2B - R Freel (17, P Munro); W Pena (9, P Munro); J LaRue (19, K Bullinger).
HR - F Lopez (5, 5th inning off P Munro 1 on, 0 Out), A Dunn (40, 5th inning off P Munro 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - F Lopez 2 (19), A Dunn (83).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Vander Wal 2, S Casey 1, J LaRue 1, R Freel 1, A Kearns 1.
GIDP - F Lopez.
Team LOB - 12.
 Base Running
SB - W Pena (5, 2nd base off P Munro/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - R Freel (13, ground ball); A Dunn (6, fly ball).
DP - 1 (J Castro-S Casey).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Munro (W, 3-5) 5.0 8 3 3 1 6 2 4.92
C. Harville 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.44
M. Gallo 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.02
K. Bullinger 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 5.65
R. Springer 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0.00
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
L. Hudson 4.0 4 3 2 2 1 1 3.80
P. Norton (L, 1-5) 2.0 3 3 3 0 1 1 5.30
J. Riedling 0.0 2 4 2 1 0 0 4.77
G. White 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 7.01
T. Van Poppel 2.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 6.10
HBP - J LaRue (by P Munro).
Pitches-strikes - P Munro 100-60; C Harville 14-8; M Gallo 11-6; K Bullinger 20-11; R Springer 19-12; L Hudson 66-37; P Norton 33-15; J Riedling 13-5; G White 18-12; T Van Poppel 19-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Munro 8-1; C Harville 3-0; M Gallo 1-1; K Bullinger 3-0; R Springer 1-2; L Hudson 2-9; P Norton 4-1; J Riedling 0-0; G White 1-1; T Van Poppel 2-2.
Batters faced - P Munro 25; C Harville 4; M Gallo 3; K Bullinger 5; R Springer 5; L Hudson 19; P Norton 9; J Riedling 4; G White 4; T Van Poppel 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mark Wegner. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Larry Young. 3B--Angel Hernandez.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 19,320.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, left to right.

Updated on Monday, Aug 30, 2004 10:18 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
3-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Cincinnati
W. Pena W. Pena
3-4
0 RBI