Houston 4, Cincinnati 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(71-88)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 4 7 1
Cincinnati 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 1
WP: D. Borkowski (5-3) S: B. Lidge (18)
LP: G. Majewski (0-4)
(71-88)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep center, J. Keppinger scored
Top 7th: Houston
- C. Lee grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Anderson scored, C. Burke to third, C. Ransom out at second
- H. Pence singled to center, C. Burke scored
Top 9th: Houston
- C. Lee singled to left, T. Wigginton scored, C. Lee to third on pitcher G. Majewski's throwing error
- E. Bruntlett singled to right, C. Lee scored, M. Lamb to second
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Valentin singled to third, J. Cantu scored, on third baseman T. Wigginton's throwing error
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Anderson cf 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .382
C. Burke 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .232
C. Ransom 3b 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 .229
    T. Wigginton 3b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .288
C. Lee lf 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .303
H. Pence rf 4 0 1 1 0 2 1 .324
M. Lamb 1b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .291
E. Bruntlett ss 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .248
J.R. Towles c 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .389
W. Rodriguez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .122
    O. Palmeiro ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .238
    C. Biggio ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
    D. Borkowski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 4 7 3 2 5 7  
 Batting
2B - C Burke (19, M Belisle); T Wigginton (11, G Majewski).
RBI - H Pence (68), C Lee (117), E Bruntlett (14).
2-out RBI - H Pence, E Bruntlett.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Towles 1.
GIDP - C Lee.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - T Wigginton (3, throw).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. Hopper cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 4 .334
J. Keppinger 2b 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .333
J. Votto lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .333
E. Encarnacion 3b 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 .291
J. Cantu 1b 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 .300
D. Ross c 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .204
J. Ellison rf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .184
P. Lopez ss 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .171
    J. Valentin ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .275
    J. Gil pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Belisle p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .060
    B. Phillips ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .290
    M. McBeth p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Bray p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Majewski p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Salmon p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Coats ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .273
 Totals 30 3 5 3 5 6 12  
 Batting
2B - J Keppinger (16, W Rodriguez).
HR - E Encarnacion (16, 1st inning off W Rodriguez 1 on, 2 Out).
S - J Ellison 2.
RBI - E Encarnacion 2 (76), J Valentin (34).
2-out RBI - E Encarnacion 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Cantu 1, N Hopper 2.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
E - G Majewski (1, throw).
DP - 1 (J Keppinger-P Lopez-J Cantu).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Rodriguez 7.0 4 2 2 3 6 1 4.58
D. Borkowski (W, 5-3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.22
B. Lidge (S, 18) 1.0 1 1 1 2 0 0 3.41
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
M. Belisle 7.0 3 2 2 1 4 0 5.32
M. McBeth 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.27
B. Bray 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.43
G. Majewski (L, 0-4) 0.2 3 2 2 1 1 0 8.22
B. Salmon 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.42
IBB - B Phillips (by W Rodriguez), M Lamb (by G Majewski).
Pitches-strikes - W Rodriguez 113-69; D Borkowski 8-6; B Lidge 19-10; M Belisle 80-56; M McBeth 13-9; B Bray 7-6; G Majewski 20-10; B Salmon 1-1.
Ground balls-fly balls - W Rodriguez 6-9; D Borkowski 1-2; B Lidge 3-0; M Belisle 5-12; M McBeth 0-1; B Bray 1-1; G Majewski 0-1; B Salmon 0-1.
Batters faced - W Rodriguez 28; D Borkowski 3; B Lidge 6; M Belisle 24; M McBeth 2; B Bray 2; G Majewski 6; B Salmon 1.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Doug Eddings. 1B--Mike Everitt. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Kerwin Danley.
Time: 2:34.
Attendance: 13,626.
Weather: 70 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 5 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI'S MATT BELISLE HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH FIVE INNINGS.
CINCINNATI'S MATT BELISLE HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
THE SINGLE BY HOUSTON'S JOSH ANDERSON IN THE SEVENTH INNING ENDED MATT BELISLE'S PERFECT GAME.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 27, 2007 9:53 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
H. Pence H. Pence
1-4
1 RBI
 Cincinnati
E. Encarnacion E. Encarnacion
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI