Houston 8, Cincinnati 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(69-88)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 1 2 0 2 1 0 1 8 10 0
Cincinnati 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 8 2
WP: F. Paulino (1-1) S: B. Lidge (17)
LP: J. Coutlangus (4-2)
(71-86)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- J. Anderson hit by pitch
- J. Anderson stole second
- J. Anderson to third on passed ball
- C. Biggio hit sacrifice fly to deep center, J. Anderson scored
- L. Berkman struck out swinging
- C. Lee singled to left
- H. Pence walked, C. Lee to second
- T. Wigginton flied out to shallow left

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper singled to shallow right
- J. Keppinger grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, N. Hopper out at second
- J. Votto homered to deep left
- B. Phillips lined out to right

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- C. Ransom flied out to deep center
- J.R. Towles grounded out to shortstop
- F. Paulino struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion flied out to left
- J. Valentin singled to right
- J. Cantu doubled to left, J. Valentin to third
- J. Ellison walked
- H. Bailey doubled to deep right, J. Cantu and J. Valentin scored, J. Ellison to third
- N. Hopper doubled to center, J. Ellison and H. Bailey scored
- J. Keppinger grounded out to first, N. Hopper to third
- J. Votto grounded out to third

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Cincinnati 5

  Top 3rd: Houston
- J. Anderson flied out to left
- C. Biggio walked
- C. Biggio to second on wild pitch
- L. Berkman doubled to deep left center, C. Biggio scored
- C. Lee popped out to shallow right
- H. Pence struck out swinging

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips singled to right
- E. Encarnacion flied out to left
- J. Valentin struck out swinging
- J. Cantu grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Cincinnati 5

  Top 4th: Houston
- T. Wigginton safe at first on left fielder J. Votto's fielding error, T. Wigginton to second
- C. Ransom struck out swinging
- J.R. Towles doubled to left, T. Wigginton scored
- F. Paulino reached on fielder's choice, J.R. Towles to third
- J. Anderson hit sacrifice fly to center, J.R. Towles scored
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

2 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- J. Ellison popped out to shallow left
- H. Bailey struck out swinging
- N. Hopper grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- L. Berkman grounded out to second
- C. Lee flied out to deep left
- H. Pence flied out to deep left center

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Keppinger singled to left
- J. Votto flied out to center
- B. Phillips grounded into fielder's choice, J. Keppinger out at second
- E. Encarnacion fouled out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 5

  Top 6th: Houston
- T. Wigginton fouled out to shallow right
- C. Ransom flied out to deep center
- J.R. Towles safe at first on third baseman E. Encarnacion's fielding error
- L. Scott hit for F. Paulino
- J. Coutlangus relieved H. Bailey
- L. Scott singled to center, J.R. Towles to third
- J. Anderson singled to left, J.R. Towles scored, L. Scott to second
- G. Majewski relieved J. Coutlangus
- C. Biggio singled to right, L. Scott scored, J. Anderson to third
- L. Berkman walked, C. Biggio to second
- C. Lee flied out to deep center

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- D. Borkowski relieved F. Paulino
- J. Valentin fouled out to third
- J. Cantu grounded out to third
- J. Ellison popped out to shallow right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Cincinnati 5

  Top 7th: Houston
- H. Pence homered to deep left
- T. Wigginton grounded out to shortstop
- C. Ransom struck out swinging
- J.R. Towles grounded out to third

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- A. Gonzalez hit for G. Majewski
- A. Gonzalez flied out to center
- N. Hopper grounded out to second
- J. Keppinger walked
- J. Votto struck out swinging

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- B. Bray relieved G. Majewski
- C. Burke hit for D. Borkowski
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- J. Anderson grounded out to pitcher
- C. Biggio struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- C. Qualls relieved D. Borkowski
- C. Burke at second
- B. Phillips flied out to center
- E. Encarnacion grounded out to shortstop
- J. Valentin grounded out to second

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- M. McBeth relieved B. Bray
- L. Berkman doubled to deep right
- C. Lee singled to right, L. Berkman to third
- E. Bruntlett ran for C. Lee
- H. Pence singled to left, L. Berkman scored, E. Bruntlett to second
- T. Wigginton lined out to left, E. Bruntlett to third
- B. Salmon relieved M. McBeth
- C. Ransom struck out swinging
- J.R. Towles flied out to center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 5

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- B. Lidge relieved C. Qualls
- E. Bruntlett in left field
- J. Cantu hit by pitch
- J. Ellison struck out swinging
- B. Coats hit for B. Salmon
- J. Cantu to second on wild pitch
- B. Coats struck out swinging
- N. Hopper walked
- J. Keppinger walked, J. Cantu to third, N. Hopper to second
- J. Votto struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 8, Cincinnati 5
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
H. Pence H. Pence
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
N. Hopper N. Hopper
2-4
2 RBI