Cincinnati Reds 5, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Thursday, May 6, 1993 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  5  -   5 11  1
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   4  6  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kelly cf                      4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Branson 2b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       1   2
Larkin ss                     4   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
Mitchell lf                   4   1   1   2       0   0       3   0
  Reardon p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Sabo 3b                       4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Milligan 1b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       8   2
Sanders rf                    4   1   2   2       0   1       2   0
Oliver c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Belcher p                     2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Varsho ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hill p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Hernandez lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   5  11   5       0   3      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Belcher (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Kelly (3,off Drabek); Branson (2,off Drabek); Sabo (6,off D. Jones).
HR: Mitchell (3,9th inning off D. Jones 1 on 1 out); Sanders (4,9th inning
off D. Jones 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Kelly (2,off Drabek).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Larkin (5,2nd base off Drabek/Taubensee).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Gonzalez lf                   3   1   1   1       1   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   1       0   2      13   1
Anthony cf                    4   1   1   2       0   1       2   0
Caminiti 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   6
  Parker pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bass rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Cedeno ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Taubensee c                   2   0   0   0       1   0       4   0
  Donnels ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Drabek p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  D. Jones p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Candaele ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   6   4       3   9      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Cedeno-Biggio-Bagwell, Caminiti-Bagwell-Biggio-Caminiti.

BATTING - 
HR: Anthony (3,1st inning off Belcher 1 on 2 out); Gonzalez (5,8th inning off
Hill 0 on 2 out); Bagwell (5,8th inning off Hill 0 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Gonzalez (5,2nd base off Belcher/Oliver); Parker (1,2nd base off Reardon/Oliver).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Belcher                       7     3   2   2   2   8   1  26
Hill W(1-0)                   1     2   2   2   0   0   2   5
Reardon SV(3)                 1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     6   4   4   3   9   3  36


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drabek                        8     8   2   2   0   3   0  29
D. Jones L(1-1)               1     3   3   3   0   0   2   6
Totals                        9    11   5   5   0   3   2  35

Drabek faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Umpires: HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Larry Poncino, 2B - John McSherry, 3B - Wally Bell
Time of Game: 2:27   Attendance: 21453


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Kelly               cf        Biggio              2b
2. Branson             2b        Gonzalez            lf
3. Larkin              ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Mitchell            lf        Anthony             cf
5. Sabo                3b        Caminiti            3b
6. Milligan            1b        Bass                rf
7. Sanders             rf        Cedeno              ss
8. Oliver              c         Taubensee           c
9. Belcher             p         Drabek              p

REDS 1ST: Kelly doubled to left; Branson struck out; Larkin
singled to right [Kelly out at home (right to catcher)];
Mitchell lined to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to left; Gonzalez flied to left;
Bagwell singled to center; Anthony homered [Bagwell scored];
Caminiti was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 2.

REDS 2ND: Sabo flied to center; Milligan flied to right; Sanders
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Bass struck out; Cedeno singled to right; Cedeno was
picked off first but was safe on an error by Belcher [Cedeno to
third]; Taubensee walked; Drabek struck out; Biggio grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Oliver grounded out (third to first); Belcher singled
to center; Kelly grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Belcher out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Gonzalez walked; Bagwell struck out while Gonzalez
stole second; Anthony struck out; Caminiti grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Branson grounded out (pitcher to first); Larkin
singled to center; Mitchell lined to left; Larkin stole second;
Sabo flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Bass grounded out (third to first); Cedeno grounded
out (third to first); Taubensee grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Milligan flied to right; Sanders singled to left;
Oliver hit into a double play (third to first) [Sanders out at
third (first to second to third)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Drabek was called out on strikes; Biggio struck out;
Gonzalez lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Belcher flied to center; Kelly struck out; Branson
singled to center; Larkin grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell struck out; Anthony grounded out (third to
first); Caminiti grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 7TH: Mitchell popped to first; Sabo grounded out (third to
first); Milligan grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Bass lined to left; Cedeno popped to second;
Taubensee flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
2.

REDS 8TH: Sanders struck out; Oliver grounded out (third to
first); VARSHO BATTED FOR BELCHER; Varsho popped to first; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: HILL REPLACED VARSHO (PITCHING); Drabek grounded out
(third to first); Biggio flied to right; Gonzalez homered;
Bagwell homered; Anthony grounded out (first to pitcher); 2 R, 2
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 9TH: Kelly singled to third; Branson doubled to center
[Kelly scored]; D. JONES REPLACED DRABEK (PITCHING); Larkin
grounded out (second to first) [Branson to third]; Mitchell
homered [Branson scored]; Sabo doubled to left; Milligan lined
to left; Sanders homered [Sabo scored]; Oliver popped to first;
5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: REARDON REPLACED MITCHELL (PITCHING); HERNANDEZ
REPLACED HILL (PLAYING LF); Caminiti singled to center; PARKER
RAN FOR CAMINITI; Bass struck out while Parker stole second;
Cedeno lined to pitcher (pitcher to first) [Parker to third];
DONNELS BATTED FOR TAUBENSEE; Donnels walked; CANDAELE BATTED
FOR D. JONES; Candaele flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 5, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             5  11   1    3
 Astros           4   6   0    5


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