Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 1
Played on Monday, April 8, 1991 (D) at Riverfront Stadium

HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  5  1
CIN N    0  0  0    5  1  0    0  0  x  -   6 10  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Yelding ss                    4   1   1   0       0   0       3   1
Finley cf                     3   0   0   1       0   1       2   1
Biggio c                      4   1   2   1       0   0       5   1
Gonzalez lf                   3   0   0   0       1   2       3   0
Caminiti 3b                   3   0   1   0       1   0       2   2
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Rhodes rf                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
McLemore 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Scott p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rohde ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Clancy p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ramirez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kile p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   2   5   2       3   4      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. McLemore-Yelding.
E: McLemore (1).

BATTING - 
3B: Yelding (1,off Browning).
HR: Biggio (1,4th inning off Browning 0 on 1 out).
SF: Finley (1,off Browning).
GDP: McLemore (1,off Browning).
Team LOB: 4.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hatcher lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Larkin ss                     4   2   2   1       0   0       4   2
O'Neill rf                    4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Davis cf                      4   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Morris 1b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       9   0
Sabo 3b                       4   1   1   1       0   0       1   4
Reed c                        2   1   1   0       2   0       4   0
Duncan 2b                     1   1   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Doran 2b                    2   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Browning p                    3   0   1   3       0   0       0   1
  Myers p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dibble p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6  10   6       2   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Sabo-Doran-Morris, Larkin.

BATTING - 
2B: O'Neill (1,off Scott); Sabo (1,off Scott); Browning (1,off Scott).
HR: Larkin (1,4th inning off Scott 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Duncan (1,by Scott).
IBB: Reed (1,by Scott).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Hatcher (1,2nd base off Scott/Biggio).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Scott L(0-1)                  4     5   5   5   1   1   1  19
Clancy                        3     3   1   1   1   1   0  12
Kile                          1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        8    10   6   6   2   3   1  35

HBP: Scott (1,Duncan).
IBB: Scott (1,Reed).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Browning W(1-0)               8.1   5   2   2   1   4   1  30
Myers                         0     0   0   0   2   0   0   2
Dibble SV(1)                  0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     5   2   2   3   4   1  33


Umpires: HP - Frank Ballina, 1B - John Floras, 2B - Randy Bruns, 3B - Dick Urlage
Time of Game: 2:21   Attendance: 55205


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Yelding             ss        Hatcher             lf
2. Finley              cf        Larkin              ss
3. Biggio              c         O'Neill             rf
4. Gonzalez            lf        Davis               cf
5. Caminiti            3b        Morris              1b
6. Bagwell             1b        Sabo                3b
7. Rhodes              rf        Reed                c
8. McLemore            2b        Duncan              2b
9. Scott               p         Browning            p

ASTROS 1ST: Debut for umpires John Floras, Randy Bruns and
Frank Ballina, which stalled during spring training; the
contract was settled but the assigned umpires could not get to
Cincinnati in time to work the game; Yelding grounded out
(shortstop to first); Finley popped to shortstop; Biggio flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Hatcher reached on an error by McLemore [Hatcher to
first]; Hatcher stole second; Larkin lined into a double play
(second to shortstop) [Hatcher out at second]; O'Neill grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Gonzalez popped to shortstop; Caminiti grounded out
(second to first); Bagwell walked; Debut game for Jeff
Bagwell; Rhodes popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Davis singled to shortstop; Morris forced Davis
(second to shortstop) [Morris to first]; Sabo popped to left;
Reed flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: McLemore grounded out (pitcher to first); Scott
flied to left; Yelding popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Duncan lined to center; Browning grounded out (catcher
to first); Hatcher popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Finley was called out on strikes; Biggio homered;
Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Caminiti singled to right;
Bagwell forced Caminiti (third to second) [Bagwell to first]; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Larkin homered; O'Neill doubled to left; Davis struck
out; Morris grounded out (second to first) [O'Neill to third];
Sabo doubled to third [O'Neill scored]; Reed was walked
intentionally; Duncan was hit by a pitch [Sabo to third, Reed to
second]; Browning doubled to right [Sabo scored, Reed scored,
Duncan scored]; Hatcher grounded out (second to first); 5 R, 4
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

ASTROS 5TH: DORAN REPLACED DUNCAN (PLAYING 2B); Rhodes grounded
out (second to first); McLemore flied to center; ROHDE BATTED
FOR SCOTT; Rohde struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 5.

REDS 5TH: CLANCY REPLACED ROHDE (PITCHING); Larkin singled to
right; O'Neill was called out on strikes; Davis singled [Larkin
to third, Davis out at second (right to shortstop)]; Morris
singled to right [Larkin scored]; Sabo grounded out (shortstop
to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Yelding grounded out (third to first); Finley lined
to center; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

REDS 6TH: Reed walked; Doran lined to right; Browning grounded
out (third to first) [Reed to second]; Hatcher grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Gonzalez was called out on strikes; Caminiti
grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell flied to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

REDS 7TH: Larkin popped to catcher; O'Neill flied to left; Davis
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Rhodes singled to left; McLemore grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Rhodes out at second];
RAMIREZ BATTED FOR CLANCY; Ramirez popped to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 6.

REDS 8TH: KILE REPLACED RAMIREZ (PITCHING); Morris was called
out on strikes; Debut game for Darryl Kile; Sabo lined to
third; Reed singled to second; Doran singled to second [Reed out
at third (center to third)]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Reds 6.

ASTROS 9TH: Yelding tripled; Finley lined out on a sacrifice fly
to center [Yelding scored (RBI)]; Biggio singled to left; MYERS
REPLACED BROWNING (PITCHING); Gonzalez walked [Biggio to
second]; Caminiti walked [Biggio to third, Gonzalez to second];
DIBBLE REPLACED MYERS (PITCHING); Bagwell lined into a double
play (shortstop unassisted) [Gonzalez out at second]; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   5   1    4
 Reds             6  10   0    5


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