Houston 9, Cincinnati 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(38-42)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 2 0 2 0 0 4 0 1 9 12 0
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2
WP: R. Clemens (7-3)
LP: B. Claussen (4-6)
(31-50)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to first
- C. Burke flied out to left
- L. Berkman grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, W. Taveras out at second

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez flied out to deep right center
- A. Dunn walked
- A. Dunn picked off at first, pitcher to first
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg walked
- J. Lane popped out to shallow left
- A. Everett safe at first on third baseman J. Randa's fielding error, M. Ensberg to second
- E. Bruntlett struck out looking
- B. Ausmus singled to center, M. Ensberg scored, A. Everett to third
- A. Everett scored, B. Ausmus to second on wild pitch
- R. Clemens flied out to center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- S. Casey grounded out to third
- J. Randa singled to right center
- R. Aurilia struck out swinging
- J. Cruz grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- W. Taveras safe at first on shortstop F. Lopez's fielding error
- C. Burke grounded out to shortstop, W. Taveras to second
- L. Berkman lined out to left center
- M. Ensberg struck out looking

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin flied out to left
- B. Claussen flied out to right
- F. Lopez grounded out to second

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- J. Lane flied out to center
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- E. Bruntlett safe at first on shortstop F. Lopez's fielding error
- E. Bruntlett stole second
- B. Ausmus singled to center, E. Bruntlett scored, B. Ausmus to second advancing on throw
- R. Clemens singled to left, B. Ausmus scored
- W. Taveras grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn singled to right
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- S. Casey grounded out to first, A. Dunn to second
- J. Randa grounded out to third

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- C. Burke flied out to left center
- L. Berkman flied out to center
- M. Ensberg grounded out to pitcher

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia grounded out to third
- J. Cruz grounded out to second
- J. Valentin flied out to deep center

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- J. Lane struck out swinging
- A. Everett grounded out to shortstop
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion hit for B. Claussen
- E. Encarnacion struck out looking
- F. Lopez singled to center
- A. Dunn flied out to deep center
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to right center, F. Lopez to second
- S. Casey grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- T. Coffey relieved B. Claussen
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- R. Clemens ground rule double to deep right
- W. Taveras singled to catcher
- C. Burke singled to left, R. Clemens to third, W. Taveras to second
- L. Berkman doubled to left, R. Clemens and W. Taveras scored, C. Burke to third
- M. Ensberg intentionally walked
- J. Lane hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Burke scored
- A. Everett doubled to left, L. Berkman scored, M. Ensberg out at home

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- J. Randa flied out to center
- R. Aurilia grounded out to third
- J. Cruz struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 0

  Top 8th: Houston
- B. Shackelford relieved T. Coffey
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to shortstop
- B. Ausmus walked
- J. Vizcaino hit for R. Clemens
- J. Vizcaino popped out to first
- W. Taveras doubled to right, B. Ausmus to third
- C. Burke flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- M. Gallo relieved R. Clemens
- J. Valentin lined out to second
- J. Romano hit for B. Shackelford
- J. Romano struck out swinging
- F. Lopez hit by pitch
- A. Dunn struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 0

  Top 9th: Houston
- R. Wagner relieved B. Shackelford
- R. Olmedo at shortstop
- J. Romano in center field
- L. Berkman popped out to third
- M. Ensberg homered to deep center
- J. Lane grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett grounded out to pitcher

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 9, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- M. Burns relieved M. Ensberg
- M. Lamb at third
- M. Lamb at third
- R. Olmedo grounded out to first
- S. Casey grounded out to shortstop
- J. Randa grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 9, Cincinnati 0
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
W. Taveras W. Taveras
4-5
0 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Randa J. Randa
1-4
0 RBI