Pittsburgh 9, Cincinnati 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(21-27)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 4 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 9 11 0
Cincinnati 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 2 5 8 1
WP: J. Grabow (1-1)
LP: B. Arroyo (2-5)
(18-32)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista lined out to right
- C. Duffy walked
- F. Sanchez lined out to center
- A. LaRoche hit by pitch, C. Duffy to second
- J. Bay doubled to left, C. Duffy scored, A. LaRoche to third
- X. Nady homered to deep left, A. LaRoche and J. Bay scored
- R. Paulino walked
- J. Wilson singled to center, R. Paulino to second
- S. Chacon grounded out to shortstop

4 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- R. Freel struck out swinging
- S. Hatteberg walked
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded into fielder's choice, S. Hatteberg out at second
- B. Phillips grounded into fielder's choice, K. Griffey Jr. out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista lined out to center
- C. Duffy grounded out to catcher
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 0

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- A. Dunn grounded out to shortstop
- E. Encarnacion walked
- A. Gonzalez grounded into fielder's choice, E. Encarnacion out at second
- D. Ross grounded into fielder's choice, A. Gonzalez out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 0

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche grounded out to pitcher
- J. Bay walked
- X. Nady grounded out to first, J. Bay to second
- R. Paulino singled to center, J. Bay to third
- J. Wilson lined out to third

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- B. Arroyo struck out swinging
- R. Freel reached on bunt single to pitcher
- S. Hatteberg singled to right, R. Freel to second
- K. Griffey Jr. walked, R. Freel to third, S. Hatteberg to second
- B. Phillips popped out to second
- A. Dunn walked, R. Freel scored, S. Hatteberg to third, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- E. Encarnacion fouled out to catcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 4, Cincinnati 1

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- S. Chacon popped out to third
- J. Bautista walked
- C. Duffy grounded into fielder's choice, J. Bautista out at second
- F. Sanchez singled to left, C. Duffy to second
- A. LaRoche singled to right, C. Duffy scored, F. Sanchez to third
- J. Bay doubled to left, F. Sanchez scored, A. LaRoche to third
- X. Nady flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to third
- D. Ross walked
- C. Moeller hit for B. Arroyo
- C. Moeller singled to left, D. Ross to second
- R. Freel flied out to right
- S. Hatteberg hit by pitch, D. Ross to third, C. Moeller to second
- J. Grabow relieved S. Chacon
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to second

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

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- V. Santos relieved B. Arroyo
- R. Paulino flied out to deep center
- J. Wilson struck out swinging
- J. Grabow flied out to left

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips walked
- A. Dunn struck out swinging
- E. Encarnacion popped out to first
- A. Gonzalez singled to shallow right, B. Phillips to third
- D. Ross walked, A. Gonzalez to second
- J. Conine hit for V. Santos
- J. Conine walked, B. Phillips scored, A. Gonzalez to third, D. Ross to second
- R. Freel struck out swinging

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

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- M. Stanton relieved V. Santos
- J. Bautista safe at first on pitcher M. Stanton's throwing error, J. Bautista to second
- C. Duffy grounded out to second, J. Bautista to third
- F. Sanchez walked
- A. LaRoche struck out swinging
- J. Bay singled to left center, J. Bautista scored, F. Sanchez to second
- X. Nady flied out to center

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 7, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Marte relieved J. Grabow
- S. Hatteberg flied out to left
- K. Griffey Jr. walked
- B. Phillips struck out swinging
- A. Dunn grounded out to catcher

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

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino grounded out to shortstop
- J. Wilson flied out to right
- D. Marte struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion singled to center
- A. Gonzalez flied out to left
- M. Capps relieved D. Marte
- D. Ross struck out swinging
- J. Castro hit for M. Stanton
- J. Castro flied out to right

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

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- J. Coutlangus relieved M. Stanton
- J. Bautista grounded out to first
- C. Duffy struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- R. Freel grounded out to shortstop
- S. Hatteberg homered to deep right
- K. Griffey Jr. flied out to left
- B. Phillips struck out, reached on wild pitch, on wild pitch
- B. Phillips to second on fielder's indifference
- A. Dunn struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- J. Burton relieved J. Coutlangus
- A. LaRoche homered to deep right
- J. Bay flied out to deep center
- X. Nady doubled to deep center
- R. Paulino struck out swinging
- J. Wilson singled to center, X. Nady scored, J. Wilson to second advancing on throw
- N. McLouth hit for M. Capps
- N. McLouth flied out to left

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 9, Cincinnati 3

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- B. Rogers relieved M. Capps
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep left center
- A. Gonzalez homered to deep left
- S. Torres relieved B. Rogers
- D. Ross flied out to left center
- J. Valentin hit for J. Burton
- J. Valentin lined out to center
- R. Freel popped out to second

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 9, Cincinnati 5
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
J. Bay J. Bay
3-4
3 RBI
 Cincinnati
S. Hatteberg S. Hatteberg
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI