Houston 8, Cincinnati 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(8-6)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 1 8 11 0
Cincinnati 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 6 8 2
WP: B. Lidge (1-0) S: D. Wheeler (3)
LP: D. Weathers (0-2)
(8-8)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips homered to deep center, R. Freel scored
- S. Hatteberg doubled to deep center, J. Hamilton scored
Top 5th: Houston
- H. Quintero grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ensberg scored, A. Everett out at second
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Hamilton homered to deep right, A. Dunn and R. Freel scored
Top 7th: Houston
- L. Scott homered to deep right
Top 8th: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to left, C. Biggio scored, M. Loretta to second
- L. Scott doubled to deep center, M. Loretta, C. Lee and L. Berkman scored, L. Scott to third on B. Phillips' throwing error
- M. Ensberg hit sacrifice fly to right, L. Scott scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Burke cf 5 0 2 0 0 2 1 .222
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Loretta 2b 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 .278
L. Berkman 1b 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 .213
C. Lee lf 5 1 0 0 0 1 2 .296
L. Scott rf 3 2 2 4 1 0 0 .270
M. Ensberg 3b 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .283
A. Everett ss 4 0 2 0 0 1 1 .286
H. Quintero c 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .154
W. Williams p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Biggio ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .237
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane ph-cf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .261
 Totals 37 8 11 7 2 8 8  
 Batting
2B - C Burke (6, B Arroyo); M Ensberg (3, B Arroyo); L Scott (4, D Weathers).
HR - L Scott (2, 7th inning off B Arroyo 0 on, 1 Out), J Lane (4, 9th inning off J Coutlangus 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - M Ensberg.
RBI - L Scott 4 (10), L Berkman (5), M Ensberg (6), J Lane (9).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 1, M Loretta 1, C Lee 1.
GIDP - H Quintero.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (W Williams-A Everett-M Loretta, M Ensberg-M Loretta-L Berkman).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 3 2 1 0 1 1 0 .302
A. Dunn lf 3 1 1 0 1 2 1 .317
    K. Saarloos p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Coutlangus p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
B. Phillips 2b 4 1 1 2 0 0 3 .226
J. Hamilton rf 4 2 2 3 0 0 0 .333
E. Encarnacion 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .270
A. Gonzalez ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .286
D. Ross c 2 0 1 0 1 0 1 .121
    J. Castro ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .111
B. Arroyo p 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .100
    N. Hopper lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 6 8 6 3 5 8  
 Batting
2B - J Hamilton (2, W Williams); S Hatteberg (1, W Williams).
HR - B Phillips (4, 1st inning off W Williams 1 on, 1 Out), J Hamilton (5, 5th inning off W Williams 2 on, 2 Out).
RBI - B Phillips 2 (9), S Hatteberg (6), J Hamilton 3 (11).
2-out RBI - S Hatteberg, J Hamilton 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Gonzalez 1.
GIDP - B Arroyo, B Phillips.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - A Gonzalez (2, ground ball); B Phillips (1, throw).
DP - 1 (B Phillips-A Gonzalez-S Hatteberg).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Williams 6.0 7 6 6 3 2 2 6.55
B. Lidge (W, 1-0) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.79
T. Miller (H, 2) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 7.71
C. Qualls (H, 3) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.35
D. Wheeler (S, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Arroyo 7.0 5 2 2 1 4 1 3.25
K. Saarloos 0.1 1 2 2 1 1 0 4.70
M. Stanton (H, 4) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.69
D. Weathers (L, 0-2; BS, 1) 0.2 1 2 0 0 1 0 2.25
J. Coutlangus 1.0 3 1 1 0 2 1 5.06
Pitches-strikes - W Williams 97-54; B Lidge 8-5; T Miller 2-1; C Qualls 7-5; D Wheeler 9-7; B Arroyo 96-64; K Saarloos 16-6; M Stanton 7-5; D Weathers 24-16; J Coutlangus 23-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Williams 7-9; B Lidge 2-0; T Miller 0-1; C Qualls 1-0; D Wheeler 1-1; B Arroyo 5-12; K Saarloos 0-0; M Stanton 0-0; D Weathers 0-1; J Coutlangus 0-1.
Batters faced - W Williams 27; B Lidge 3; T Miller 1; C Qualls 2; D Wheeler 3; B Arroyo 26; K Saarloos 3; M Stanton 1; D Weathers 4; J Coutlangus 6.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jerry Meals. 1B--Bruce Dreckman. 2B--Gary Darling. 3B--Larry Poncino.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 14,222.
Weather: 58 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to right.

Updated on Thursday, Apr 19, 2007 9:52 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Hamilton J. Hamilton
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI