Cincinnati 9, Houston 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(16-18)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 5 11 0
Cincinnati 4 2 1 0 2 0 0 0 X 9 15 0
WP: A. Harang (5-1) S: D. Weathers (7)
LP: M. Albers (1-2)
(15-20)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- O. Palmeiro grounded out to second
- M. Loretta flied out to center
- L. Berkman singled to right
- C. Lee struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel singled to shallow left center
- S. Hatteberg singled to right, R. Freel to third
- K. Griffey Jr. hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Freel scored
- B. Phillips singled to third, S. Hatteberg to second
- A. Dunn homered to deep center, S. Hatteberg and B. Phillips scored
- J. Hamilton grounded out to pitcher
- J. Castro singled to left center
- D. Ross struck out swinging

4 runs, 5 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Cincinnati 4

  Top 2nd: Houston
- L. Scott flied out to deep center
- M. Lamb singled to center
- C. Burke grounded out to shortstop, M. Lamb to second
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Harang struck out looking
- R. Freel doubled to deep left
- R. Freel stole third
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left center
- K. Griffey Jr. homered to deep right, R. Freel scored
- B. Phillips grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- M. Albers lined out to first
- O. Palmeiro grounded out to shortstop
- M. Loretta flied out to right

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn tripled to deep center
- J. Hamilton hit sacrifice fly to deep center, A. Dunn scored
- J. Castro grounded out to second
- D. Ross flied out to deep right

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to right
- C. Lee flied out to left
- L. Scott flied out to center
- M. Lamb singled to center, L. Berkman to second
- C. Burke homered to deep left center, L. Berkman and M. Lamb scored
- B. Ausmus flied out to right

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- A. Harang singled to left center
- R. Freel walked, A. Harang to second
- B. Moehler relieved M. Albers
- S. Hatteberg struck out swinging
- K. Griffey Jr. walked, A. Harang to third, R. Freel to second
- B. Phillips grounded into double play pitcher to catcher to first, A. Harang out at home

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Cincinnati 7

  Top 5th: Houston
- B. Moehler struck out looking
- O. Palmeiro grounded out to shortstop
- M. Loretta singled to left
- L. Berkman walked, M. Loretta to second
- C. Lee singled to center, M. Loretta scored, L. Berkman to second
- L. Scott singled to right, L. Berkman scored, C. Lee out at third

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 7

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn doubled to deep right
- J. Hamilton flied out to center
- J. Castro struck out swinging
- D. Ross homered to deep center, A. Dunn scored
- A. Harang singled to center
- R. Freel grounded out to first

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Top 6th: Houston
- M. Lamb lined out to right
- C. Burke lined out to second
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- S. Hatteberg lined out to pitcher
- K. Griffey Jr. singled to right
- B. Phillips singled to left center, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- A. Dunn grounded into double play first to shortstop to pitcher, B. Phillips out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Top 7th: Houston
- B. Moehler singled to right
- O. Palmeiro flied out to left center
- M. Loretta grounded into fielder's choice, B. Moehler out at second
- J. Coutlangus relieved J. Coutlangus
- L. Berkman popped out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- J. Hamilton struck out looking
- J. Castro flied out to right
- D. Ross struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. Stanton relieved J. Coutlangus
- C. Lee singled to third
- L. Scott popped out to third
- M. Lamb singled to center, C. Lee to second
- C. Burke hit by pitch, C. Lee to third, M. Lamb to second
- D. Weathers relieved M. Stanton
- A. Gonzalez at shortstop
- B. Ausmus popped out to first
- M. Ensberg hit for B. Moehler
- M. Ensberg struck out looking

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- T. Miller relieved B. Moehler
- A. Gonzalez doubled to left
- R. Freel sacrificed to third, A. Gonzalez to third
- J. Conine hit for S. Hatteberg
- J. Conine walked
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out looking
- D. Borkowski relieved T. Miller
- B. Phillips lined out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9

  Top 9th: Houston
- J. Conine at first
- N. Hopper in left field
- O. Palmeiro popped out to shallow right
- M. Loretta walked
- L. Berkman popped out to shallow left
- C. Lee struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Cincinnati 9
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Burke C. Burke
1-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
A. Dunn A. Dunn
3-4, 1 HR
3 RBI