Houston 5, Cincinnati 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 5 2
Houston 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 X 5 9 0
WP: J. Fulchino (2-0) S: B. Lyon (17)
LP: A. Chapman (1-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Cincinnati
- B. Phillips flied out to right
- O. Cabrera lined out to shallow right
- J. Votto struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- M. Bourn singled to pitcher
- A. Sanchez grounded into fielder's choice, M. Bourn out at second
- H. Pence singled to third, A. Sanchez to second, A. Sanchez to third on third baseman S. Rolen's fielding error
- C. Lee hit by pitch, H. Pence to second
- C. Johnson hit sacrifice fly to right, A. Sanchez scored, H. Pence to third, C. Lee to second
- B. Wallace struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Cincinnati
- S. Rolen grounded out to pitcher
- J. Gomes struck out looking
- R. Hernandez walked
- D. Stubbs walked, R. Hernandez to second
- W. Bloomquist struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Downs flied out to shallow center
- J. Castro flied out to left
- W. Rodriguez singled to shallow left
- M. Bourn singled to center, W. Rodriguez scored, M. Bourn to second on center fielder D. Stubbs' fielding error
- A. Sanchez grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: Cincinnati
- J. Cueto walked
- B. Phillips walked, J. Cueto to second
- O. Cabrera sacrificed to catcher, J. Cueto to third, B. Phillips to second
- J. Votto walked
- S. Rolen struck out swinging
- J. Gomes popped out to first

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- H. Pence struck out looking
- C. Lee grounded out to third
- C. Johnson struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Cincinnati
- R. Hernandez flied out to deep center
- D. Stubbs struck out swinging
- W. Bloomquist struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- B. Wallace struck out swinging
- M. Downs grounded out to third
- J. Castro grounded out to first

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

  Top 5th: Cincinnati
- J. Cueto struck out swinging
- B. Phillips struck out swinging
- O. Cabrera popped out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- W. Rodriguez struck out swinging
- M. Bourn grounded out to pitcher
- A. Sanchez flied out to center

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

  Top 6th: Cincinnati
- J. Votto doubled to deep right
- S. Rolen walked
- J. Gomes homered to deep left, J. Votto and S. Rolen scored
- R. Hernandez flied out to deep center
- D. Stubbs singled to left
- W. Bloomquist struck out looking
- J. Cueto struck out looking

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

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- H. Pence struck out swinging
- C. Lee homered to deep left
- C. Johnson flied out to deep center
- B. Wallace walked
- M. Downs flied out to right

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

  Top 7th: Cincinnati
- M. Melancon relieved W. Rodriguez
- B. Phillips flied out to right center
- O. Cabrera flied out to left center
- G. Chacin relieved M. Melancon
- J. Votto singled to shallow left
- J. Fulchino relieved G. Chacin
- J. Votto stole second
- J. Votto to third on passed ball
- S. Rolen lined out to right center

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- A. Chapman relieved J. Cueto
- J. Keppinger hit for J. Castro
- J. Keppinger singled to right
- A. Hernandez hit for J. Fulchino
- A. Hernandez walked, J. Keppinger to second
- J. Bourgeois ran for J. Keppinger
- M. Bourn reached on bunt single to pitcher, J. Bourgeois to third, A. Hernandez to second
- A. Sanchez singled to center, J. Bourgeois and A. Hernandez scored, M. Bourn to second
- N. Masset relieved A. Chapman
- H. Pence flied out to right
- C. Johnson struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Houston 5

  Top 8th: Cincinnati
- H. Quintero catching
- M. Lindstrom relieved J. Fulchino
- J. Bourgeois in left field
- J. Gomes struck out swinging
- R. Hernandez lined out to second
- D. Stubbs walked
- J. Bruce hit for W. Bloomquist
- J. Bruce singled to center, D. Stubbs to third
- Y. Alonso hit for N. Masset
- Y. Alonso flied out to deep right

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

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- J. Bruce in right field
- L. Ondrusek relieved N. Masset
- B. Wallace grounded out to second
- M. Downs flied out to right center
- J. Bourgeois doubled to shallow center
- H. Quintero struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Cincinnati
- B. Lyon relieved M. Lindstrom
- B. Phillips lined out to left center
- O. Cabrera flied out to right center
- J. Votto flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Cincinnati 3, Houston 5
 
 Top Batters
 Cincinnati
J. Gomes Jonny Gomes
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Houston
M. Bourn Michael Bourn
3-4
1 RBI