Cincinnati 6, Houston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(15-8)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 7 1
Cincinnati 0 0 0 4 2 0 0 0 X 6 12 1
WP: A. Harang (4-1) S: D. Weathers (8)
LP: A. Pettitte (1-4)
(17-7)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Houston
- J. Lane homered to deep left, P. Wilson scored
Bot 4th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion doubled to deep left, A. Dunn scored, A. Kearns to third
- B. Phillips singled to pitcher, A. Kearns scored, E. Encarnacion scored on pitcher A. Pettitte's throwing error
- B. Phillips scored on wild pitch
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia homered to deep center
- B. Phillips grounded into fielder's choice, A. Dunn scored, A. Kearns out at second
Top 8th: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to center, C. Burke scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .304
W. Taveras cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .299
L. Berkman 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .348
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .333
P. Wilson lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .230
    D. Borkowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .154
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Lane rf 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 .228
B. Ausmus c 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .328
A. Everett ss 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .265
A. Pettitte p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .100
    C. Burke lf 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .452
 Totals 33 3 7 3 3 8 8  
 Batting
2B - C Biggio (10, A Harang); M Ensberg (7, K Mercker).
HR - J Lane (5, 2nd inning off A Harang 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - J Lane 2 (10), L Berkman (27).
2-out RBI - L Berkman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - P Wilson 1, M Lamb 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - W Taveras (3, 2nd base by A Harang/J LaRue).
 
 Fielding
E - A Pettitte (1, throw).
DP - 2 (C Biggio-A Everett-L Berkman, B Ausmus-L Berkman).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 4 0 2 0 1 1 0 .274
F. Lopez ss 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .265
R. Aurilia 1b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .300
A. Dunn lf 3 2 1 0 1 2 0 .266
A. Kearns rf 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .278
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 1 2 1 0 2 3 .303
B. Phillips 2b 3 1 1 2 1 0 2 .355
J. LaRue c 4 0 2 0 0 2 3 .227
A. Harang p 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .133
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    Q. McCracken ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 6 12 4 4 9 16  
 Batting
2B - E Encarnacion (10, A Pettitte); A Dunn (2, A Pettitte).
3B - E Encarnacion (1, D Borkowski).
HR - R Aurilia (4, 5th inning off A Pettitte 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - E Encarnacion (24), B Phillips 2 (22), R Aurilia (12).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Harang 1, F Lopez 1, J LaRue 1.
GIDP - R Aurilia.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - B Phillips (3, 3rd base off A Pettitte/B Ausmus).
Picked Off - J LaRue (1st base, B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - F Lopez (5, ground ball).
DP - 1 (J LaRue-F Lopez).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (L, 1-4) 5.0 11 6 6 3 6 1 5.25
D. Borkowski 2.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 0.00
R. Springer 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.52
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Harang (W, 4-1) 7.2 5 3 3 2 7 1 4.35
K. Mercker 0.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2.84
D. Weathers (S, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.75
WP - A Pettitte.
Pitches-strikes - A Pettitte 101-62; D Borkowski 28-18; R Springer 16-12; A Harang 114-68; K Mercker 9-6; D Weathers 12-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - A Pettitte 7-1; D Borkowski 4-0; R Springer 2-0; A Harang 6-8; K Mercker 0-1; D Weathers 1-1.
Batters faced - A Pettitte 27; D Borkowski 8; R Springer 3; A Harang 29; K Mercker 3; D Weathers 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Bill Miller. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 24,873.
Weather: 67 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, in from center.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 30, 2006 3:16 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
J. Lane J. Lane
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
2-4
1 RBI