Houston 9, Cincinnati 7
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 3 2 7 8 0
Houston 0 2 3 0 2 2 0 0 X 9 11 0
WP: R. Oswalt (17-9)
LP: P. Wilson (9-6)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Houston
-R. Chavez singled to center, J. Kent scored, M. Lamb to second
-C. Biggio singled to left, M. Lamb scored, R. Chavez out at home
Top 3rd: Cincinnati
-S. Casey homered to deep right, F. Lopez scored
Bot 3rd: Houston
-J. Kent doubled to left, L. Berkman scored
-M. Lamb homered to deep right, J. Kent scored
Bot 5th: Houston
-M. Lamb hit sacrifice fly to left, C. Beltran scored, J. Bagwell to third, L. Berkman to second
-J. Bagwell scored, L. Berkman to third, J. Vizcaino to second on wild pitch
Bot 6th: Houston
-C. Beltran homered to deep right, C. Biggio scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
-J. LaRue homered to deep left, D. Jimenez and A. Kearns scored
Top 9th: Cincinnati
-S. Casey homered to deep right, R. Freel scored
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 .274
F. Lopez 3b 5 1 1 0 0 2 3 .250
S. Casey 1b 5 2 2 4 0 0 0 .338
A. Dunn lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .270
D. Jimenez 2b 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 .259
A. Kearns rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .226
J. LaRue c 3 1 1 3 0 0 1 .248
A. Machado ss 4 0 0 0 0 3 1 .000
P. Wilson p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .122
    J. Padilla p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Bragg ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .207
    A. Myette p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Valentine p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
    B. Larkin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299
 Totals 35 7 8 7 4 11 9  
 Batting
2B - A Dunn (30, R Oswalt); D Jimenez (22, R Oswalt).
HR - S Casey 2 (23, 3rd inning off R Oswalt 1 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off B Lidge 1 on, 2 Out), J Larue (14, 8th inning off R Springer 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - S Casey 4 (88), J LaRue 3 (46).
2-out RBI - S Casey 4, J LaRue 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, J LaRue 1, A Kearns 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - A Dunn (R Chavez at Home).
DP - 1 (D Jimenez-A Machado-S Casey).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 5 1 2 1 0 2 2 .289
    J. Lane lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
C. Beltran cf 4 2 2 2 0 0 0 .275
    W. Taveras pr-cf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Bagwell 1b 3 1 0 0 2 1 3 .268
L. Berkman rf 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .313
J. Kent 2b 4 2 2 1 1 1 4 .288
    E. Bruntlett pr-ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
M. Lamb 3b 4 2 2 3 0 1 2 .312
J. Vizcaino ss-2b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .288
R. Chavez c 3 0 1 1 1 1 1 .207
R. Oswalt p 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .150
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 9 11 8 8 7 18  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman (33, P Wilson); J Kent (28, P Wilson); C Biggio (41, J Padilla); J Vizcaino (19, A Myette).
3B - C Beltran (2, P Wilson).
HR - M Lamb (11, 3rd inning off P Wilson 1 on, 2 Out), C Beltran (23, 6th inning off J Padilla 1 on, 0 Out).
S - R Oswalt.
SF - M Lamb.
RBI - R Chavez (16), C Biggio (54), J Kent (90), M Lamb 3 (53), C Beltran 2 (50).
2-out RBI - C Biggio, J Kent, M Lamb 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Oswalt 2, J Bagwell 2.
GIDP - M Lamb.
Team LOB - 9.
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Wilson (L, 9-6) 5.0 7 7 7 6 3 1 4.89
J. Padilla 1.0 2 2 2 1 2 1 4.80
A. Myette 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
J. Valentine 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 7.64
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 17-9) 7.2 6 4 4 3 9 1 3.59
R. Springer 0.1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1.93
M. Gallo 0.1 0 1 1 1 0 0 5.04
B. Lidge 0.2 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.05
WP - P Wilson.
IBB - J Vizcaino (by P Wilson), R Chavez (by P Wilson).
HBP - J LaRue (by R Oswalt); C Beltran (by A Myette).
Pitches-strikes - P Wilson 104-58; J Padilla 22-14; A Myette 23-12; J Valentine 10-6; R Oswalt 118-76; R Springer 13-8; M Gallo 10-4; B Lidge 12-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Wilson 6-5; J Padilla 1-0; A Myette 0-1; J Valentine 2-1; R Oswalt 9-5; R Springer 1-0; M Gallo 1-0; B Lidge 0-0.
Batters faced - P Wilson 27; J Padilla 6; A Myette 6; J Valentine 3; R Oswalt 33; R Springer 2; M Gallo 2; B Lidge 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Gerry Davis. 2B--Bruce Dreckman. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 2:44.
Attendance: 36,921.
Weather: 81 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
HOUSTON CENTER FIELDER CARLOS BELTRAN LEFT GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SEVENTH INNING AFTER BEING HIT BY A PITCH ON THE RIGHT ELBOW.

Updated on Tuesday, Sep 7, 2004 11:04 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Cincinnati
S. Casey S. Casey
2-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Houston
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI