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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- Batter struck out swinging
- M. Loretta flied out to right
- L. Berkman popped out to third

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel walked
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- B. Phillips homered to deep center, R. Freel scored
- J. Hamilton doubled to deep left
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to second, J. Hamilton to third
- S. Hatteberg doubled to deep center, J. Hamilton scored
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to third

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- C. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- L. Scott walked
- M. Ensberg grounded out to pitcher, L. Scott to second
- A. Everett lined out to center

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- D. Ross singled to left
- B. Arroyo unknown into double play pitcher to shortstop to second, D. Ross out at second
- R. Freel grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- H. Quintero struck out swinging
- W. Williams flied out to right
- C. Burke doubled to left
- M. Loretta flied out to right

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- M. Loretta struck out looking
- B. Phillips grounded out to pitcher
- J. Hamilton flied out to center

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman flied out to center
- C. Lee popped out to first
- L. Scott popped out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion popped out to shortstop
- S. Hatteberg popped out to third
- A. Gonzalez singled to left
- D. Ross flied out to center

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep left center
- A. Everett singled to left, M. Ensberg to third
- H. Quintero grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, M. Ensberg scored, A. Everett out at second
- W. Williams struck out looking

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Arroyo grounded out to pitcher
- R. Freel singled to center
- A. Dunn walked, R. Freel to second
- B. Phillips flied out to right
- J. Hamilton homered to deep right, A. Dunn and R. Freel scored
- E. Encarnacion flied out to deep left

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- C. Burke flied out to left
- M. Loretta flied out to right
- L. Berkman fouled out to right

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

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- S. Hatteberg flied out to center
- A. Gonzalez popped out to shortstop
- D. Ross walked
- B. Arroyo flied out to left

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to left
- L. Scott homered to deep right
- M. Ensberg grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett singled to shortstop
- H. Quintero struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- B. Lidge relieved W. Williams
- R. Freel struck out swinging
- A. Dunn singled to right center
- B. Phillips grounded into double play third to second to first, A. Dunn out at second

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- K. Saarloos relieved A. Dunn
- N. Hopper in left field
- C. Biggio hit for B. Lidge
- C. Biggio walked
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- M. Loretta singled to right center, C. Biggio to third
- M. Stanton relieved K. Saarloos
- L. Berkman singled to left, C. Biggio scored, M. Loretta to second
- D. Weathers relieved M. Stanton
- C. Lee safe at first on A. Gonzalez's fielding error, M. Loretta to third, L. Berkman 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
- A. Everett struck out swinging

5 runs, 3 hits, 2 errors
Houston 7, Cincinnati 6

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- T. Miller relieved B. Lidge
- J. Hamilton flied out to left
- C. Qualls relieved T. Miller
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Cincinnati 6

  Top 9th: Houston
- J. Coutlangus relieved D. Weathers
- H. Quintero flied out to left center
- J. Lane hit for C. Qualls
- C. Burke singled to left
- M. Loretta struck out swinging
- L. Berkman singled to center, C. Burke to third
- C. Lee struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 6

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- J. Lane in center field
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to shortstop
- J. Castro hit for D. Ross
- J. Castro struck out swinging
- N. Hopper flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 6
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Cincinnati
J. Hamilton J. Hamilton
2-4, 1 HR
3 RBI