Cincinnati 6, Houston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(5-6)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 5 9 0
Cincinnati 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 X 6 7 0
WP: R. Wagner (1-1) S: D. Graves (4)
LP: C. Qualls (1-1)
(6-5)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Burke walked
- J. Vizcaino singled to left, C. Burke to second
- J. Bagwell struck out looking
- M. Lamb struck out swinging, C. Burke caught stealing, catcher to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- D. Jimenez grounded out to first
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to catcher
- S. Casey singled to right
- J. Randa homered to deep left center, S. Casey scored
- A. Dunn grounded out to first

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 2

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging
- J. Lane flied out to deep right
- L. Scott struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- F. Lopez grounded out to shortstop
- J. LaRue popped out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 2

  Top 3rd: Houston
- R. Chavez struck out looking
- B. Duckworth grounded out to shortstop
- C. Burke struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Harang grounded out to shortstop
- D. Jimenez flied out to shallow left center
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 2

  Top 4th: Houston
- J. Vizcaino doubled to deep right center
- J. Bagwell singled to left, J. Vizcaino scored
- M. Lamb fouled out to third
- M. Ensberg struck out looking
- J. Lane homered to deep right, J. Bagwell scored
- L. Scott popped out to left

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- S. Casey popped out to shallow left
- J. Randa walked
- A. Dunn hit by pitch, J. Randa to second
- W. Pena homered to deep left center, J. Randa and A. Dunn scored
- F. Lopez struck out swinging
- J. LaRue singled to right
- A. Harang flied out to center

3 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 5

  Top 5th: Houston
- R. Chavez lined out to first
- B. Duckworth ground rule double to deep right
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- J. Vizcaino flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- D. Jimenez struck out looking
- K. Griffey Jr. walked
- S. Casey popped out to third
- J. Randa flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 5

  Top 6th: Houston
- J. Bagwell walked
- M. Lamb lined out to center
- M. Ensberg grounded into double play pitcher to second to first, J. Bagwell out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Springer relieved B. Duckworth
- A. Dunn ground rule double to deep right center
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- F. Lopez grounded out to second, A. Dunn to third
- J. LaRue struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 5

  Top 7th: Houston
- J. Valentine relieved A. Harang
- J. Lane flied out to left
- L. Scott walked
- R. Chavez doubled to deep left, L. Scott scored
- O. Palmeiro hit for R. Springer
- K. Mercker relieved J. Valentine
- C. Biggio hit for O. Palmeiro
- C. Biggio singled to center, R. Chavez to third
- C. Burke singled to left center, R. Chavez scored, C. Biggio to second
- J. Vizcaino popped into double play shortstop to second, C. Biggio out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- C. Qualls relieved R. Springer
- J. Cruz hit for K. Mercker
- J. Cruz grounded out to second
- D. Jimenez struck out swinging
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 5

  Top 8th: Houston
- R. Wagner relieved K. Mercker
- J. Bagwell struck out swinging
- M. Lamb struck out swinging
- M. Ensberg struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- W. Taveras in center field
- J. Lane in right field
- L. Scott in left field
- S. Casey struck out swinging
- J. Randa singled to center
- A. Dunn flied out to deep center
- W. Pena doubled to deep right center, J. Randa scored
- F. Lopez struck out looking

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 6

  Top 9th: Houston
- D. Graves relieved R. Wagner
- J. Lane doubled to deep center
- L. Scott flied out to center
- R. Chavez flied out to left center
- A. Everett hit for C. Qualls
- E. Bruntlett ran for J. Lane
- E. Bruntlett to third on wild pitch
- A. Everett walked
- C. Burke flied out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 6
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
J. Lane J. Lane
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
W. Pena W. Pena
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI