Houston 5, Cincinnati 4
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(14-17)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 5 8 2
Cincinnati 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 8 0
WP: R. Oswalt (5-2) S: D. Wheeler (6)
LP: K. Lohse (1-3)
(14-18)
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Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn homered to deep center
- A. Gonzalez homered to deep center
Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman homered to deep right
- H. Pence doubled to deep center, C. Lee scored, L. Scott out at home
Top 8th: Houston
- L. Scott homered to deep right, C. Biggio and L. Berkman scored
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez homered to deep left, A. Dunn scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .263
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
L. Berkman 1b 3 2 1 1 1 0 0 .279
C. Lee lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .298
L. Scott rf 3 1 2 3 1 0 0 .262
H. Pence cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .250
A. Everett ss 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .198
B. Ausmus c 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .299
R. Oswalt p 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .125
    T. Miller p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 5 8 5 3 4 7  
 Batting
2B - C Lee (7, K Lohse); H Pence (2, K Lohse).
HR - L Berkman (3, 4th inning off K Lohse 0 on, 0 Out), L Scott (3, 8th inning off T Coffey 2 on, 2 Out).
S - M Ensberg.
RBI - L Berkman (16), H Pence (7), L Scott 3 (19).
2-out RBI - L Scott 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Oswalt 1, B Ausmus 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
Picked Off - A Everett (2nd base, J Valentin).
 
 Fielding
E - M Ensberg (6, ground ball); L Berkman (2, ground ball).
Outfield assists - L Scott (R Freel at 1st base).
DP - 2 (L Scott-L Berkman, A Everett-C Biggio-L Berkman).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel 3b 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .267
S. Hatteberg 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .300
K. Griffey Jr. rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 1 .314
B. Phillips 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .260
J. Hamilton cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .292
A. Dunn lf 2 2 1 1 2 1 1 .270
A. Gonzalez ss 4 2 2 3 0 1 2 .306
J. Valentin c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216
K. Lohse p 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .333
    M. Stanton p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Coffey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    V. Santos p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Conine ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269
 Totals 35 4 8 4 2 6 12  
 Batting
2B - B Phillips (4, R Oswalt).
HR - A Dunn (9, 2nd inning off R Oswalt 0 on, 2 Out), A Gonzalez 2 (7, 2nd inning off R Oswalt 0 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off D Wheeler 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - A Dunn (19), A Gonzalez 3 (16).
2-out RBI - A Dunn, A Gonzalez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Dunn 1, A Gonzalez 1.
GIDP - B Phillips.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - J Hamilton (L Scott at Home).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 5-2) 7.0 6 2 2 1 5 2 3.00
T. Miller (H, 3) 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.75
C. Qualls (H, 4) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.40
D. Wheeler (S, 6) 1.0 1 2 2 1 1 1 3.60
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Lohse (L, 1-3) 7.1 7 3 3 2 2 1 3.21
M. Stanton 0.0 0 1 1 1 0 0 8.10
T. Coffey 0.2 1 1 1 0 1 1 6.06
V. Santos 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.77
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 96-67; T Miller 6-4; C Qualls 5-2; D Wheeler 18-11; K Lohse 108-70; M Stanton 5-1; T Coffey 10-7; V Santos 11-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 8-7; T Miller 0-1; C Qualls 1-1; D Wheeler 0-2; K Lohse 6-12; M Stanton 0-0; T Coffey 0-1; V Santos 2-0.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 28; T Miller 2; C Qualls 2; D Wheeler 5; K Lohse 29; M Stanton 1; T Coffey 3; V Santos 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Rick Reed. 1B--Chuck Meriwether. 2B--Alfonso Marquez. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 2:46.
Attendance: 17,362.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUNS BY CINCINNATI'S ADAM DUNN AND ALEX GONZALEZ IN THE SECOND INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.
CINCINNATI SECOND BASEMAN BRANDON PHILLIPS EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A DOUBLE IN THE SIXTH INNING.

Updated on Monday, May 7, 2007 10:05 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Scott L. Scott
2-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Gonzalez A. Gonzalez
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI