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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- W. Taveras struck out swinging
- L. Berkman popped out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel singled to shortstop
- F. Lopez grounded into fielder's choice, R. Freel out at second
- R. Aurilia grounded out to second, F. Lopez out at second

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg flied out to center
- P. Wilson singled to right center
- J. Lane homered to deep left, P. Wilson scored
- B. Ausmus grounded bunt out to pitcher
- A. Everett popped out to left

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- A. Kearns singled to left
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- B. Phillips grounded into fielder's choice, A. Kearns out at second

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- A. Pettitte struck out swinging
- C. Biggio grounded out to third
- W. Taveras singled to center
- W. Taveras caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- J. LaRue singled to center
- A. Harang struck out bunting foul
- J. LaRue picked off at first, catcher to first
- R. Freel reached on bunt single to pitcher
- F. Lopez flied out to right center

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman grounded out to first
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging
- P. Wilson flied out to center

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia grounded out to pitcher
- A. Dunn walked
- A. Kearns walked, A. Dunn to second
- 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
- J. LaRue struck out swinging
- A. Harang singled to shallow center, B. Phillips to second
- B. Phillips stole third
- R. Freel walked, A. Harang to second
- B. Phillips scored on wild pitch
- F. Lopez struck out swinging

4 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Houston 2, Cincinnati 4

  Top 5th: Houston
- J. Lane grounded out to pitcher
- B. Ausmus lined out to center
- A. Everett walked
- A. Pettitte struck out looking

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- R. Aurilia homered to deep center
- A. Dunn doubled to deep right
- A. Kearns singled to center, A. Dunn to third
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- B. Phillips grounded into fielder's choice, A. Dunn scored, A. Kearns out at second
- J. LaRue singled to left, B. Phillips to second
- A. Harang grounded into fielder's choice, J. LaRue out at second

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Cincinnati 6

  Top 6th: Houston
- C. Biggio doubled to deep center
- W. Taveras unknown into double play catcher to shortstop, C. Biggio out at second
- L. Berkman safe at first on shortstop F. Lopez's fielding error
- M. Ensberg walked, L. Berkman to second
- P. Wilson grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Borkowski relieved A. Pettitte
- C. Burke in left field
- R. Freel grounded out to third
- F. Lopez grounded bunt out to first
- R. Aurilia grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- J. Lane flied out to left center
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- A. Everett struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- A. Kearns grounded out to catcher
- E. Encarnacion tripled to right
- B. Phillips walked
- J. LaRue struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- C. Burke singled to third
- C. Biggio fouled out to catcher
- W. Taveras grounded bunt out to catcher, C. Burke to second
- K. Mercker relieved A. Harang
- L. Berkman singled to center, C. Burke scored
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep center, L. Berkman to third
- M. Lamb hit for D. Borkowski
- D. Borkowski flied out to center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 6

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- R. Springer relieved D. Borkowski
- Q. McCracken hit for K. Mercker
- Q. McCracken grounded out to third
- R. Freel struck out looking
- F. Lopez grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- D. Weathers relieved K. Mercker
- J. Lane struck out looking
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett walked
- C. Burke flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 6
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
J. Lane J. Lane
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
2-4
1 RBI