Houston 7, Cincinnati 2
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(74-78)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 6 0
Houston 0 1 0 0 3 3 0 0 X 7 9 0
WP: R. Clemens (7-5)
LP: B. Arroyo (14-10)
(73-78)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Houston
- L. Scott homered to deep right
Bot 5th: Houston
- L. Scott tripled to deep right, B. Ausmus, L. Berkman and M. Lamb scored
Bot 6th: Houston
- C. Biggio homered to deep left, A. Everett and B. Ausmus scored
Top 8th: Cincinnati
- J. Castro singled to center, A. Dunn and D. Ross scored, R. Clayton to second
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271
    N. Hopper cf 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 .304
R. Olmedo 2b-rf 5 0 2 0 0 0 0 .235
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 0 0 1 0 4 .290
A. Dunn lf 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 .238
D. Ross c 3 1 0 0 1 2 3 .260
R. Clayton ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .256
J. Castro 3b 4 0 2 2 0 0 1 .282
C. Denorfia rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .243
    T. Hollandsworth rf 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .265
    R. Aurilia ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .299
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Arroyo p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .117
    B. Bray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Wise ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .208
    B. Shackelford p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Standridge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Harris 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .216
 Totals 32 2 6 2 7 9 16  
 Batting
RBI - J Castro 2 (12).
2-out RBI - J Castro 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Ross 1, R Aurilia 1, S Hatteberg 2, J Castro 1, N Hopper 1.
GIDP - B Arroyo.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - A Dunn (7, 2nd base off R Clemens/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio 2b 4 1 1 3 0 1 2 .244
    E. Bruntlett cf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .264
M. Lamb 3b 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .303
L. Berkman 1b 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 .312
L. Scott lf 4 1 2 4 0 0 2 .382
A. Huff rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .236
    C. Jimerson rf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
C. Burke cf-2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .282
A. Everett ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .238
B. Ausmus c 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 .232
R. Clemens p 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .087
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Nieve p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .224
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 7 9 7 4 5 10  
 Batting
2B - R Clemens (1, B Arroyo); B Ausmus (15, B Arroyo).
3B - L Scott (6, B Arroyo).
HR - L Scott (8, 2nd inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 0 Out), C Biggio (20, 6th inning off B Arroyo 2 on, 1 Out).
S - R Clemens 2.
RBI - L Scott 4 (30), C Biggio 3 (55).
2-out RBI - L Scott 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Burke 1, L Scott 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (B Ausmus-A Everett-C Biggio).
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo (L, 14-10) 5.1 7 7 7 4 4 2 3.38
B. Bray 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.07
B. Shackelford 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 7.16
J. Standridge 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.93
T. Coffey 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.45
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 7-5) 6.0 3 0 0 3 6 0 2.37
R. Springer 1.0 2 0 0 0 2 0 3.65
F. Nieve 0.2 1 2 2 3 0 0 4.18
T. Miller 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.09
B. Lidge 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 5.54
IBB - A Huff (by B Arroyo).
HBP - L Berkman (by B Arroyo).
Pitches-strikes - B Arroyo 118-65; B Bray 5-3; B Shackelford 8-5; J Standridge 1-1; T Coffey 17-9; R Clemens 107-67; R Springer 17-14; F Nieve 30-14; T Miller 4-3; B Lidge 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Arroyo 6-6; B Bray 2-0; B Shackelford 0-1; J Standridge 0-1; T Coffey 2-1; R Clemens 6-6; R Springer 0-1; F Nieve 2-0; T Miller 0-1; B Lidge 2-0.
Batters faced - B Arroyo 28; B Bray 2; B Shackelford 3; J Standridge 1; T Coffey 4; R Clemens 23; R Springer 5; F Nieve 6; T Miller 1; B Lidge 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ed Hickox. 1B--Larry Poncino. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Bruce Dreckman.
Time: 2:59.
Attendance: 31,928.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
CINCINNATI'S RYAN FREEL HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING WITH A SPRAINED LEFT WRIST.
CINCINNATI'S CHRIS DENORFIA HAS LEFT THE GAME IN THE FOURTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT ANKLE INJURY.

Updated on Wednesday, Sep 20, 2006 5:13 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Castro J. Castro
2-4
2 RBI
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI