Cincinnati 11, Houston 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(37-42)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 10 1
Cincinnati 1 0 2 0 4 0 0 4 X 11 14 1
WP: R. Ortiz (4-6)
LP: E. Astacio (0-4)
(31-49)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- O. Palmeiro homered to deep right
- J. Vizcaino grounded out to second
- L. Berkman singled to center
- M. Ensberg doubled to left center, L. Berkman to third
- J. Lane fouled out to third
- C. Burke doubled to center, L. Berkman and M. Ensberg scored
- C. Burke to third on passed ball
- E. Bruntlett walked
- B. Ausmus reached on bunt single to pitcher, C. Burke scored, E. Bruntlett to second
- E. Astacio struck out swinging

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez homered to deep center
- R. Olmedo flied out to center
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to center
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- W. Pena singled to left, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- J. Cruz struck out looking

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 1

  Top 2nd: Houston
- O. Palmeiro singled to center
- J. Vizcaino struck out swinging
- L. Berkman grounded into fielder's choice, O. Palmeiro out at second
- M. Ensberg fouled out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin popped out to shallow center
- E. Encarnacion flied out to deep center
- R. Ortiz struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 1

  Top 3rd: Houston
- J. Lane grounded out to shortstop
- C. Burke grounded out to shortstop
- E. Bruntlett flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 1

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez grounded out to pitcher
- R. Olmedo doubled to left
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out looking
- A. Dunn homered to deep right, R. Olmedo scored
- W. Pena popped out to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 3

  Top 4th: Houston
- B. Ausmus flied out to right
- E. Astacio grounded out to second
- O. Palmeiro popped out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Cruz walked
- J. Valentin flied out to left center
- E. Encarnacion struck out looking
- R. Ortiz flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 3

  Top 5th: Houston
- J. Vizcaino grounded out to shortstop
- L. Berkman lined out to center
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez tripled to deep right
- R. Olmedo grounded out to first
- K. Griffey Jr. safe at first on E. Astacio's throwing error, F. Lopez scored, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- A. Dunn flied out to shallow center
- W. Pena doubled to deep center, K. Griffey Jr. scored
- J. Cruz singled to right, W. Pena scored
- J. Valentin doubled to left, J. Cruz scored

  Top 1st: Houston
- E. Encarnacion reached on bunt single to pitcher, C. Burke scored, E. Bruntlett to second

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati

4 runs, 4 hits, 1 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 7

  Top 6th: Houston
- J. Lane flied out to deep center
- C. Burke grounded out to first
- E. Bruntlett struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- R. Ortiz grounded out to shortstop
- F. Lopez singled to left center
- R. Olmedo singled to left, F. Lopez to second
- K. Griffey Jr. flied into double play center to second to first, R. Olmedo out at first

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 7

  Top 7th: Houston
- B. Ausmus doubled to deep center
- C. Biggio hit for E. Astacio
- C. Biggio grounded out to third
- O. Palmeiro grounded out to second, B. Ausmus to third
- J. Vizcaino singled to shortstop, B. Ausmus scored
- R. Wagner relieved R. Ortiz
- J. Vizcaino to second on wild pitch
- L. Berkman singled to center, J. Vizcaino scored
- M. Ensberg grounded out to third

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- R. Springer relieved C. Biggio
- A. Dunn grounded out to second
- W. Pena struck out swinging
- J. Cruz struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 7

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. Belisle relieved R. Wagner
- J. Romano in left field
- J. Lane singled to second
- C. Burke popped out to shortstop
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to shortstop, J. Lane out at second
- B. Ausmus grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- O. Palmeiro in center field
- L. Berkman in left field
- C. Harville relieved R. Springer
- M. Lamb at first
- J. Valentin flied out to deep left
- E. Encarnacion singled to right center
- J. Randa hit for M. Belisle
- J. Randa hit by pitch, E. Encarnacion to second

  Top 1st: Houston
- F. Lopez doubled to left center, L. Berkman to third

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Randa to third, F. Lopez to second on wild pitch

  Top 1st: Houston
- R. Olmedo fouled out to third
- K. Griffey Jr. doubled to center, L. Berkman and M. Ensberg scored
- A. Dunn walked

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 11

  Top 9th: Houston
- K. Mercker relieved J. Randa

  Top 1st: Houston
- M. Lamb homered to deep right
- O. Palmeiro grounded out to second
- J. Vizcaino singled to center

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 0
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
O. Palmeiro O. Palmeiro
2-5, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
F. Lopez F. Lopez
4-5, 1 HR
2 RBI