Cincinnati 2, Houston 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(20-33)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 2 7 1
Houston 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 0
WP: M. Belisle (5-4) S: D. Weathers (10)
LP: C. Qualls (4-2)
(21-30)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper singled to right
- S. Hatteberg walked, N. Hopper to second
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, N. Hopper to third, S. Hatteberg out at second
- B. Phillips walked
- A. Dunn grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- M. Ensberg struck out looking
- M. Loretta grounded out to shortstop
- L. Berkman grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop
- A. Gonzalez singled to left
- C. Moeller grounded into double play shortstop to first, A. Gonzalez out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to left center
- H. Pence struck out swinging
- C. Biggio doubled to left
- A. Everett tripled to deep center, C. Biggio scored, A. Everett out at home

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

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- M. Belisle singled to right
- N. Hopper grounded out to third, M. Belisle out at second
- S. Hatteberg grounded out to third, N. Hopper to second
- K. Griffey Jr. grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- B. Ausmus flied out to right
- J. Jennings struck out swinging
- M. Ensberg singled to left
- M. Loretta grounded out to second

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips fouled out to first
- A. Dunn struck out looking
- E. Encarnacion flied out to deep center

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman struck out swinging
- C. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- H. Pence struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez popped out to third
- C. Moeller struck out swinging
- M. Belisle struck out looking

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- C. Biggio grounded out to third
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus fouled out to catcher

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

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- R. White relieved J. Jennings
- N. Hopper doubled to left
- S. Hatteberg singled to center, N. Hopper to third
- T. Miller relieved R. White
- K. Griffey Jr. walked, S. Hatteberg to second
- B. Lidge relieved T. Miller
- B. Phillips struck out swinging
- A. Dunn hit sacrifice fly to deep center, N. Hopper scored, S. Hatteberg to third, K. Griffey Jr. to second
- E. Encarnacion fouled out to right

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

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro hit for B. Lidge
- O. Palmeiro lined out to pitcher
- M. Ensberg struck out looking
- M. Loretta flied out to right

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

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- C. Qualls relieved B. Lidge
- A. Gonzalez grounded out to second
- C. Moeller struck out swinging
- M. Belisle struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- L. Berkman lined out to second
- C. Lee singled to left
- H. Pence grounded into double play shortstop to first, C. Lee out at second

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

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper singled to shortstop
- N. Hopper caught stealing, catcher to shortstop
- S. Hatteberg homered to deep right center
- K. Griffey Jr. struck out swinging
- B. Phillips struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- C. Biggio popped out to second
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- L. Scott hit for B. Ausmus
- J. Coutlangus relieved M. Belisle
- J. Lane hit for L. Scott
- J. Lane struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- M. Loretta at shortstop
- H. Quintero catching
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- M. Lamb at first
- A. Dunn flied out to deep center
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- A. Gonzalez struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- N. Hopper in left field
- J. Castro at third
- D. Weathers relieved J. Coutlangus
- D. Wise in center field
- M. Lamb safe at first on second baseman B. Phillips' fielding error
- M. Ensberg sacrificed to pitcher, M. Lamb to second
- M. Loretta walked
- L. Berkman walked, M. Lamb to third, M. Loretta to second
- C. Lee grounded into double play shortstop to first, L. Berkman out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Cincinnati 2, Houston 1
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
S. Hatteberg S. Hatteberg
2-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
A. Everett A. Everett
1-3
1 RBI