Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 4 (10 innings)
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Tuesday, June 18, 1996 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  3  0    0  1  0    2  -   6 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  0  1    0  -   4  7  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Howard lf                     5   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Greene 3b                     5   0   3   2       0   2       0   2
  Brantley p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Larkin ss                     5   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Sanders rf                    3   1   1   1       2   2       3   0
Davis cf                      5   1   1   1       0   3       4   0
Morris 1b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       6   0
Boone 2b                      4   1   1   0       0   2       5   2
Taubensee c                   3   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
  Oliver ph,c                 2   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Smiley p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
  Carrasco p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owens ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Branson 3b                  0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       40   6  11   5       3  13      30   6

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Larkin-Boone.

BATTING - 
2B: Morris (14,off Kile).
3B: Greene 2 (4,off Kile 2).
HR: Sanders (4,8th inning off Kile 0 on 0 out); Davis (14,10th inning off Hernandez
0 on 0 out).
SH: Smiley (2,off Kile); Boone (2,off Hernandez); Branson (2,off Hartgraves).
HBP: Morris (2,by Kile).
IBB: Howard (1,by Hartgraves).
Team LOB: 11.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cangelosi lf                  4   0   1   0       1   1       4   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   0       3   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       6   3
Bell rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Berry 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   1       0   2
  Hernandez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hartgraves p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Eusebio c                     3   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
  Spiers 3b                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Hunter cf                     4   1   1   0       0   2       1   0
Miller ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Kile p                        3   0   1   2       0   0       1   0
  Morman p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Knorr c                     1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       36   4   7   4       2   7      30   9

FIELDING - 
E: Bagwell (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Berry (19,off Smiley); Cangelosi (5,off Smiley); Kile (2,off Smiley).
3B: Bell (3,off Smiley).
HR: Spiers (3,9th inning off Brantley 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Bagwell (5,by Smiley).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Smiley                        6.2   6   3   3   2   4   0  28
Carrasco                      1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Brantley W(1-1)               2     1   1   1   0   1   1   7
Totals                       10     7   4   4   2   7   1  39

HBP: Smiley (3,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kile                          7.2   7   4   3   2  11   1  34
Morman                        0.2   2   0   0   0   0   0   4
Hernandez L(0-3)              1     2   2   2   0   2   1   6
Hartgraves                    0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   3
Totals                       10    11   6   5   3  13   2  47

WP: Hernandez (4).
HBP: Kile (11,Morris).
IBB: Hartgraves (3,Howard).

Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Tom Hallion, 2B - Ed Montague, 3B - Jerry Meals
Time of Game: 3:18   Attendance: 20505


Starting Lineups:

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

REDS 1ST: Howard flied to left; Greene struck out; Larkin
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Cangelosi was called out on strikes; Biggio walked;
Bagwell was hit by a pitch [Biggio to second]; Bell lined into a
double play to shortstop [Biggio out at second (shortstop to
second)]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Sanders was called out on strikes; Davis was called
out on strikes; Morris grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berry doubled to left; Eusebio flied to center
[Berry to third]; Hunter popped to second; Miller grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Boone flied to left; Taubensee singled to right;
Smiley out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second) [Taubensee to
second]; Howard grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Kile popped to second; Cangelosi doubled to left;
Biggio grounded out (third to first); Bagwell popped to second;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Greene tripled to center; Larkin flied to right;
Sanders walked; Davis was called out on strikes; Morris flied to
left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell tripled to right; Berry singled to right [Bell
scored]; Eusebio flied to left; Hunter singled to left [Berry to
second]; Miller flied to center; Kile doubled to center [Berry
scored, Hunter scored]; Cangelosi grounded out (third to first);
3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 5TH: Boone singled to center; Taubensee singled to left
[Boone to second]; Smiley was called out on strikes; Howard
reached on an error by Bagwell [Boone scored (no RBI), Taubensee
to second]; Greene tripled to right [Taubensee scored, Howard
scored (unearned)]; Larkin reached on a fielder's choice [Greene
out at home (first to third to catcher), Larkin to second];
Sanders walked; Davis struck out; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
popped to second; Bell grounded out (catcher unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 6TH: Morris was hit by a pitch; Boone struck out; Taubensee
flied to left; Smiley was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Berry struck out; Eusebio grounded out (second to
first); Hunter struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros
3.

REDS 7TH: Howard struck out; Greene was called out on strikes;
Larkin flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Miller struck out; Kile popped to right; Cangelosi
walked; CARRASCO REPLACED SMILEY (PITCHING); Biggio flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: Sanders homered; Davis grounded out (third to first);
Morris doubled to right; Boone struck out; OLIVER BATTED FOR
TAUBENSEE; MORMAN REPLACED KILE (PITCHING); Oliver popped to
second; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: OLIVER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Bagwell was
called out on strikes; Bell was called out on strikes; Berry
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

REDS 9TH: OWENS BATTED FOR CARRASCO; Owens lined to right;
Howard singled to center; Greene singled to right [Howard to
third]; HERNANDEZ REPLACED BERRY (PITCHING); KNORR REPLACED
MORMAN (PLAYING C ); SPIERS REPLACED EUSEBIO (PLAYING 3B);
Larkin popped to second; Sanders struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BRANTLEY REPLACED GREENE (PITCHING); BRANSON
REPLACED OWENS (PLAYING 3B); Spiers homered; Hunter struck out;
Miller popped to shortstop; Knorr flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 4.

REDS 10TH: Davis homered; Morris singled to center; Boone out on
a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Morris to second]; Oliver
struck out but Morris advanced to third and Oliver advanced to
first on a wild pitch; HARTGRAVES REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING);
Branson out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Morris
scored, Oliver to second]; Howard was walked intentionally;
Brantley grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 4.

ASTROS 10TH: Cangelosi grounded out (second to first); Biggio
flied to left; Bagwell lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6  11   0   11
 Astros           4   7   1    5


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