Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 4
Regular Season Game 71
Played on Monday, June 17, 1996 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  1  0    1  2  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  0
HOU N    2  0  0    0  1  0    2  0  x  -   5 10  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
  Sabo ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Morris 1b                     5   1   1   0       0   3      10   1
Larkin ss                     5   1   1   0       0   1       0   3
Davis cf                      2   2   1   0       2   0       0   0
Sanders rf                    4   0   2   2       0   1       1   0
Taubensee c                   3   0   2   0       1   1       7   1
Boone 2b                      3   0   0   1       0   2       1   3
Branson 3b                    3   0   0   1       0   2       2   5
Jarvis p                      2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Owens ph                    0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Shaw p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Smith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mottola ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       5  13      24  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Branson-Morris.

BATTING - 
SF: Boone (5,off Reynolds); Branson (3,off Reynolds).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taubensee 2 (3,2nd base off Reynolds/Wilkins,2nd base off Young/Wilkins).
CS: Sanders (4,2nd base by Wagner/Wilkins).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cangelosi lf                  2   2   1   0       3   0       3   0
Biggio 2b                     3   2   1   0       2   1       1   1
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   2       1   2       3   0
Bell rf                       4   0   1   2       0   1       1   0
Berry 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Gutierrez ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Hunter cf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Wilkins c                     4   1   3   1       0   1      12   2
Miller ss,3b                  4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Reynolds p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wagner p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  May ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Young p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hartgraves p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jones p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5  10   5       6   6      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Bell (20,off Jarvis); Cangelosi (4,off Jarvis); Bagwell (26,off Shaw);
Miller (14,off Smith).
HR: Wilkins (6,5th inning off Jarvis 0 on 0 out).
IBB: Bagwell (13,by Jarvis).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cangelosi (10,3rd base off Jarvis/Taubensee); Biggio (12,2nd base off Jarvis/Taubensee).
CS: Berry (5,3rd base by Smith/Taubensee).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Jarvis                        5     4   3   3   4   4   1  22
Shaw L(2-3)                   1.2   5   2   2   1   0   0  11
Smith                         1.1   1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        8    10   5   5   6   6   1  38

IBB: Jarvis (1,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds                      4.1   7   4   4   3   6   0  23
Wagner                        1.2   0   0   0   1   3   0   5
Young W(3-3)                  2     1   0   0   0   2   0   7
Hartgraves                    0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Jones SV(14)                  0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   4   5  13   0  39


Umpires: HP - Jerry Meals, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Paul Nauert
Time of Game: 3:15   Attendance: 24977


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Howard              lf        Cangelosi           lf
2. Morris              1b        Biggio              2b
3. Larkin              ss        Bagwell             1b
4. Davis               cf        Bell                rf
5. Sanders             rf        Berry               3b
6. Taubensee           c         Hunter              cf
7. Boone               2b        Wilkins             c
8. Branson             3b        Miller              ss
9. Jarvis              p         Reynolds            p

REDS 1ST: Howard lined to left; Morris struck out; Larkin lined
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cangelosi walked; Biggio walked [Cangelosi to
second]; Bagwell was called out on strikes; Bell doubled to left
[Cangelosi scored, Biggio scored]; Berry grounded out (third to
first); Hunter was called out on strikes; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 2ND: Davis walked; Sanders struck out; Taubensee singled to
left [Davis to third]; Boone out on a sacrifice fly to center
[Davis scored]; Branson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilkins singled to center; Miller lined into a
double play to third [Wilkins out at first (third to first)];
Reynolds grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 2.

REDS 3RD: Jarvis singled to left; Howard popped to shortstop;
Morris struck out; Larkin lined to pitcher (pitcher to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Cangelosi grounded out (first to pitcher); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Davis singled to center; Sanders singled to left
[Davis to second]; Taubensee walked [Davis to third, Sanders to
second]; Boone popped to shortstop; Branson out on a sacrifice
fly to left [Davis scored, Sanders to third]; Taubensee stole
second; Jarvis struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell struck out; Berry grounded out (second to
first); Hunter lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Howard struck out; Morris singled to left; Larkin
singled to shortstop [Morris to second]; Davis walked [Morris to
third, Larkin to second]; Sanders singled to second [Morris
scored, Larkin scored, Davis to third]; WAGNER REPLACED REYNOLDS
(PITCHING); Sanders was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Taubensee was called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Wilkins homered; Miller grounded out (shortstop to
first); Wagner grounded out (second to first); Cangelosi doubled
to right; Biggio walked; Cangelosi stole third and Biggio stole
second; Bagwell was walked intentionally; Bell forced Bagwell
(shortstop to second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

REDS 6TH: Boone struck out; Branson was called out on strikes;
OWENS BATTED FOR JARVIS; Owens walked; Howard popped to second;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: SHAW REPLACED OWENS (PITCHING); Berry flied to
right; Hunter grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilkins singled
to left; Miller singled to left [Wilkins to second]; MAY BATTED
FOR WAGNER; May grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: YOUNG REPLACED MAY (PITCHING); Morris struck out;
Larkin grounded out (third to first); Davis lined to right; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Cangelosi walked; Biggio singled to left [Cangelosi
to second]; Bagwell doubled to left [Cangelosi scored, Biggio
scored]; Bell grounded out (first unassisted) [Bagwell to
third]; Berry reached on a fielder's choice [Bagwell out at home
(third to catcher)]; Hunter singled to pitcher [Berry to
second]; SMITH REPLACED SHAW (PITCHING); Berry was caught
stealing third (catcher to third); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
4, Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: Sanders flied to left; Taubensee singled to left;
Boone was called out on strikes while Taubensee stole second;
Branson flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Wilkins was called out on strikes; Miller doubled to
left; SPIERS BATTED FOR YOUNG; Spiers lined to left; Cangelosi
walked; Biggio struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros
5.

REDS 9TH: HARTGRAVES REPLACED SPIERS (PITCHING); GUTIERREZ
REPLACED BERRY (PLAYING SS); MILLER CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
3B); MOTTOLA BATTED FOR SMITH; Mottola struck out; SABO BATTED
FOR HOWARD; Sabo walked; Morris forced Sabo (second to
shortstop); JONES REPLACED HARTGRAVES (PITCHING); Larkin struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4   8   0    8
 Astros           5  10   0    9


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