Houston 7, Cincinnati 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel grounded bunt out to pitcher
- R. Olmedo grounded out to second
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio popped out to shortstop
- M. Lamb grounded out to first
- L. Berkman flied out to deep right

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn walked
- D. Ross struck out swinging, A. Dunn stole second
- R. Clayton struck out swinging
- J. Castro grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- L. Scott homered to deep right
- A. Huff struck out swinging
- C. Burke struck out looking
- A. Everett singled to right
- B. Ausmus grounded out to pitcher

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

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- C. Denorfia struck out swinging
- B. Arroyo struck out swinging
- R. Freel walked
- R. Olmedo singled to left, R. Freel to third
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- R. Clemens doubled to left
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- M. Lamb flied out to center
- L. Berkman walked
- L. Scott grounded out to first

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn struck out looking
- D. Ross struck out looking
- R. Clayton flied out to center

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- N. Hopper in center field
- T. Hollandsworth in right field
- A. Huff grounded out to second
- C. Burke popped out to third
- A. Everett flied out to left

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Castro flied out to right
- T. Hollandsworth singled to left
- B. Arroyo unknown into double play catcher to shortstop to second, T. Hollandsworth out at second

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus doubled to left
- R. Clemens sacrificed to pitcher, B. Ausmus to third
- C. Biggio flied out to right
- M. Lamb walked
- L. Berkman hit by pitch, M. Lamb to second
- L. Scott tripled to deep right, B. Ausmus, L. Berkman and M. Lamb scored
- A. Huff intentionally walked
- C. Burke struck out swinging

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

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper flied out to right center
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left
- A. Dunn walked, R. Olmedo to second
- D. Ross flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- A. Everett walked
- B. Ausmus singled to pitcher, A. Everett to second
- R. Clemens sacrificed to first, A. Everett to third, B. Ausmus to second
- C. Biggio homered to deep left, A. Everett and B. Ausmus scored
- B. Bray relieved B. Arroyo
- M. Lamb grounded out to first
- L. Berkman grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- R. Springer relieved R. Clemens
- R. Clayton struck out swinging
- J. Castro singled to right
- T. Hollandsworth struck out swinging
- D. Wise hit for B. Bray
- D. Wise singled to center, J. Castro to second
- N. Hopper flied out to center

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- B. Shackelford relieved B. Bray
- L. Scott flied out to deep right
- A. Huff struck out swinging
- C. Burke singled to left
- J. Standridge relieved B. Shackelford
- A. Everett fouled out to catcher

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

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- E. Bruntlett in center field
- C. Burke at second
- F. Nieve relieved R. Springer
- R. Olmedo grounded out to shortstop
- S. Hatteberg walked
- A. Dunn walked, S. Hatteberg to second
- D. Ross walked, S. Hatteberg to third, A. Dunn to second
- R. Clayton grounded into fielder's choice, S. Hatteberg out at home, A. Dunn to third, D. Ross to second
- J. Castro singled to center, A. Dunn and D. Ross scored, R. Clayton to second
- T. Miller relieved F. Nieve
- R. Aurilia hit for T. Hollandsworth
- R. Aurilia flied out to left

2 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 2, Houston 7

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- R. Olmedo in right field
- T. Coffey relieved J. Standridge
- B. Harris at second
- B. Ausmus grounded out to pitcher
- O. Palmeiro hit for T. Miller
- O. Palmeiro flied out to left
- E. Bruntlett singled to center
- M. Lamb grounded into fielder's choice, E. Bruntlett out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 2, Houston 7

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- C. Jimerson in right field
- B. Lidge relieved T. Miller
- B. Harris struck out swinging
- N. Hopper walked
- R. Olmedo grounded out to second, N. Hopper to second
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 2, Houston 7
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Castro J. Castro
2-4
2 RBI
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-4, 1 HR
4 RBI