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
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- J. Anderson struck out swinging
- C. Burke grounded out to second
- C. Ransom struck out looking

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

  Bottom 1st: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper reached on bunt single to first
- J. Keppinger grounded into fielder's choice, N. Hopper out at second
- J. Votto popped out to third
- E. Encarnacion homered to deep center, J. Keppinger scored
- J. Cantu flied out to deep right

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to right
- H. Pence lined out to deep right
- M. Lamb flied out to deep right

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

  Bottom 2nd: Cincinnati
- D. Ross flied out to center
- J. Ellison singled to third
- P. Lopez struck out swinging
- M. Belisle flied out to right

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- E. Bruntlett popped out to shallow right center
- J.R. Towles popped out to shortstop
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 3rd: Cincinnati
- N. Hopper grounded out to pitcher
- J. Keppinger doubled to deep center
- J. Votto grounded out to first, J. Keppinger to third
- E. Encarnacion walked
- J. Cantu struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- J. Anderson flied out to left
- C. Burke popped out to shortstop
- C. Ransom struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Cincinnati
- D. Ross flied out to right
- J. Ellison grounded out to shortstop
- P. Lopez struck out swinging

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- C. Lee flied out to center
- H. Pence struck out swinging
- M. Lamb lined out to second

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

  Bottom 5th: Cincinnati
- M. Belisle struck out looking
- N. Hopper struck out looking
- J. Keppinger flied out to right

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- E. Bruntlett fouled out to right
- J.R. Towles flied out to right
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 6th: Cincinnati
- J. Votto lined out to deep right
- E. Encarnacion struck out swinging
- J. Cantu flied out to right center

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- J. Anderson singled to left
- C. Burke doubled to left, J. Anderson to third
- C. Ransom walked
- 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
- M. Lamb flied out to left

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

  Bottom 7th: Cincinnati
- T. Wigginton at third
- D. Ross walked
- J. Ellison sacrificed to pitcher, D. Ross to second
- P. Lopez grounded out to third
- B. Phillips hit for M. Belisle
- B. Phillips intentionally walked
- N. Hopper popped out to shallow center

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. McBeth relieved M. Belisle
- E. Bruntlett flied out to deep left
- J.R. Towles singled to left
- O. Palmeiro hit for W. Rodriguez
- B. Bray relieved M. McBeth
- C. Biggio hit for O. Palmeiro
- C. Biggio lined out to left
- J. Anderson grounded into fielder's choice, J.R. Towles out at second

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

  Bottom 8th: Cincinnati
- D. Borkowski relieved W. Rodriguez
- J. Keppinger grounded out to pitcher
- J. Votto flied out to deep center
- E. Encarnacion flied out to right center

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- G. Majewski relieved B. Bray
- C. Burke popped out to second
- T. Wigginton doubled to left
- C. Lee singled to left, T. Wigginton scored, C. Lee to third on pitcher G. Majewski's throwing error
- H. Pence struck out swinging
- M. Lamb intentionally walked
- E. Bruntlett singled to right, C. Lee scored, M. Lamb to second
- B. Salmon relieved G. Majewski
- J.R. Towles flied out to shallow right center

2 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Houston 4, Cincinnati 2

  Bottom 9th: Cincinnati
- B. Lidge relieved D. Borkowski
- J. Cantu walked
- D. Ross walked, J. Cantu to second
- J. Ellison sacrificed to third, J. Cantu to third, D. Ross to second
- J. Valentin hit for P. Lopez
- J. Valentin singled to third, J. Cantu scored, on third baseman T. Wigginton's throwing error
- J. Gil ran for J. Valentin
- B. Coats hit for B. Salmon
- B. Coats grounded into fielder's choice, D. Ross out at home, J. Gil to second
- N. Hopper grounded into fielder's choice, J. Gil out at third, B. Coats to second

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