Cincinnati Reds 7, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 15
Played on Friday, April 23, 1999 (N) at Cinergy Field

HOU N    0  1  0    3  0  0    1  0  0  -   5 11  0
CIN N    1  0  3    0  3  0    0  0  x  -   7 10  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   3   1       0   0       2   3
Bell rf                       5   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   2       5   0
Caminiti 3b                   5   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
Everett cf                    5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
xHidalgo lf                   3   2   3   3       1   0       4   1
Meluskey c                    3   0   0   0       2   0       9   1
Gutierrez ss                  2   1   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Diaz ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bogar ss                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Holt p                        1   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  T. Miller p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ss                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Eusebio ph                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Howell ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Henry p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   4       7   4      24   7

x - reached first on interference.
BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (4,off Bere); Biggio (6,off Bere); Caminiti (3,off Sullivan).
HR: Hidalgo (4,2nd inning off Bere 0 on 2 out).
GDP: Meluskey (1,off Reyes); Bell (2,off Graves).
IBB: Gutierrez (1,by Bere); Bagwell (1,by Graves).
Team LOB: 12.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Meluskey (1,2nd base off Bere/Taubensee).
CS: Biggio (1,3rd base by Sullivan/Taubensee).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Cameron cf                    4   3   3   0       0   1       4   0
Tucker rf                     4   2   2   2       0   1       1   0
Vaughn lf                     3   1   1   3       0   1       2   1
Casey 1b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
  Graves p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Larkin ss                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   3
Taubensee c                   3   0   1   1       1   1       6   2
Boone 3b                      3   0   0   1       0   2       1   4
Reese 2b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       4   2
Bere p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sweeney ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Sullivan p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reyes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Morris 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Totals                       30   7  10   7       3   9      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Vaughn-Taubensee, Taubensee-Boone, Reese-Casey, Graves-Taubensee-Morris.
E: Taubensee (1), Bere (1), Morris (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Cameron (6,off Holt).
HR: Vaughn (4,3rd inning off Holt 1 on 1 out).
SF: Vaughn (2,off Holt); Boone (1,off Williams).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Cameron 2 (5,2nd base off Holt/Meluskey 2); Tucker (1,2nd base off Holt/Meluskey).
CS: Reese (2,2nd base by Henry/Meluskey).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Holt L(0-3)                   4.1   8   7   7   2   4   1  23
T. Miller                     0     1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Williams                      2.2   1   0   0   0   4   0   8
Henry                         1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        8    10   7   7   3   9   1  35


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bere                          4     5   4   2   3   1   1  20
Sullivan W(2-0)               2.1   5   1   1   1   2   0  13
Reyes                         0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Graves SV(3)                  2     1   0   0   2   1   0   9
Totals                        9    11   5   3   7   4   1  44

Reyes faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Graves (1).
IBB: Bere (2,Gutierrez); Graves (2,Bagwell).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - Sam Holbrook, 2B - Dana DeMuth, 3B - Charlie Reliford
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 19052


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Biggio              2b        Cameron             cf
2. Bell                rf        Tucker              rf
3. Bagwell             1b        Vaughn              lf
4. Caminiti            3b        Casey               1b
5. Everett             cf        Larkin              ss
6. Hidalgo             lf        Taubensee           c
7. Meluskey            c         Boone               3b
8. Gutierrez           ss        Reese               2b
9. Holt                p         Bere                p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to left; Bell flied to center; Bagwell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Cameron singled to center; Cameron stole second;
Tucker grounded out (first unassisted) [Cameron to third];
Vaughn out on a sacrifice fly to left [Cameron scored]; Casey
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Caminiti flied to right; Everett flied to center;
Hidalgo homered; Meluskey walked; Meluskey stole second;
Gutierrez flied to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds
1.

REDS 2ND: Larkin flied to right; Taubensee walked; Boone struck
out; Reese forced Taubensee (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Holt walked; Biggio singled to right [Holt to
second]; Bell forced Biggio (third to second) [Holt to third];
Bagwell hit into a double play (left to catcher) [Holt out at
home]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Bere struck out; Cameron doubled to right; Tucker
singled to center [Cameron scored]; Tucker stole second; Vaughn
homered [Tucker scored]; Casey flied to left; Larkin flied to
right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Caminiti singled to right; Everett forced Caminiti
(third to second); Hidalgo doubled to left [Everett scored];
Meluskey grounded out (second to first) [Hidalgo to third];
Gutierrez was walked intentionally; On a bunt Holt reached on an
error by Bere [Hidalgo scored (unearned) (no RBI), Gutierrez to
third]; Biggio doubled to left [Gutierrez scored (unearned),
Holt to third]; Bell popped to shortstop; 3 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 4TH: Taubensee grounded out (second to first); Boone struck
out; Reese singled to center; SWEENEY BATTED FOR BERE; Sweeney
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds
4.

ASTROS 5TH: SULLIVAN REPLACED SWEENEY (PITCHING); Bagwell
grounded out (third to first); Caminiti grounded out (shortstop
to first); Everett singled to third; Hidalgo reached on
catcher's interference by Taubensee [Everett to second];
Meluskey walked [Everett to third, Hidalgo to second]; Gutierrez
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 5TH: Cameron singled to left; Cameron stole second; Tucker
singled to center [Cameron scored]; Vaughn lined to left; Casey
singled to left [Tucker to second]; Larkin walked [Tucker to
third, Casey to second]; T. MILLER REPLACED HOLT (PITCHING);
Taubensee singled to right [Tucker scored, Casey to third,
Larkin to second]; WILLIAMS REPLACED GUTIERREZ (PITCHING);
SPIERS REPLACED T. MILLER (PLAYING SS); Boone out on a sacrifice
fly to left [Casey scored, Larkin to third]; Reese grounded out
(third to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Spiers singled to right; Biggio forced Spiers
(shortstop to second); Bell singled to left [Biggio to second];
Bagwell struck out while Biggio was caught stealing third
(catcher to third); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 7.

REDS 6TH: Sullivan grounded out (second to first); Cameron was
called out on strikes; Tucker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Reds 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Caminiti doubled to left; Everett grounded out
(third to first); Hidalgo singled to center [Caminiti scored];
REYES REPLACED SULLIVAN (PITCHING); Meluskey grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Hidalgo out at second]; 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 7.

REDS 7TH: Vaughn struck out; Casey singled to left [Casey out at
second (left to second)]; Larkin struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 7.

ASTROS 8TH: DIAZ BATTED FOR WILLIAMS; Diaz walked; EUSEBIO
BATTED FOR SPIERS; GRAVES REPLACED CASEY (PITCHING); MORRIS
REPLACED REYES (PLAYING 1B); HOWELL BATTED FOR EUSEBIO; Howell
reached on an error by Morris [Diaz to second]; On a bunt Biggio
singled to second [Diaz to third, Howell to second]; Bell
grounded into a double play (pitcher to catcher to first)
[Howell to third, Biggio to second, Diaz out at home]; Bagwell
was walked intentionally; Caminiti grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 7.

REDS 8TH: BOGAR REPLACED DIAZ (PLAYING SS); HENRY REPLACED
HOWELL (PITCHING); Taubensee struck out; Boone flied to center;
Reese walked; Reese was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 7.

ASTROS 9TH: Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo
walked; Meluskey flied to center; Graves threw a wild pitch
[Hidalgo to second]; Bogar was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  11   0   12
 Reds             7  10   3    4


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