Cincinnati Reds 3, Houston Astros 0
Regular Season Game 72
Played on Thursday, June 24, 1999 (N) at Astrodome

CIN N    0  0  0    0  1  0    0  2  0  -   3  5  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  1  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reese 2b                      4   1   0   0       1   2       2   4
Hammonds rf                   2   0   1   0       1   0       3   0
Morris 1b                     4   0   0   1       0   1       8   0
Vaughn lf                     3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Larkin ss                     4   0   1   1       0   1       1   2
LaRue c                       2   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
  Taubensee ph,c              1   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Cameron cf                    3   1   1   0       1   1       2   0
Boone 3b                      4   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
Villone p                     2   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
  Lewis ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Graves p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       31   3   5   3       4  10      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Larkin-Reese-Morris.

BATTING - 
2B: Boone (10,off Hampton).
3B: Cameron (4,off Hampton).
SH: Hammonds (2,off Elarton).
HBP: LaRue (1,by Hampton).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hammonds (4,2nd base by Hampton/Eusebio); Boone (1,2nd base by Hampton/Eusebio).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
Gutierrez ss                  3   0   0   0       1   1       3   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   2       6   1
Bell rf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Hidalgo cf                    2   0   0   0       2   1       2   0
Mieske lf                     2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Eusebio c                     3   0   1   0       0   0       9   2
  Barker pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bako c                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bogar 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   3
  Elarton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Williams p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hampton p                     1   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Johnson 3b                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       26   0   1   0       5   9      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Gutierrez (3), Hidalgo (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Mieske (1,off Villone).
GDP: Bogar (6,off Villone).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Villone W(2-2)                7     1   0   0   5   6   0  26
Graves SV(10)                 2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Totals                        9     1   0   0   5   9   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton L(9-3)                7     4   3   2   3   9   0  28
Elarton                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Williams                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     5   3   2   4  10   0  37

Hampton faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Hampton (4,LaRue).

Umpires: HP - Ron Kulpa, 1B - Rich Rieker, 3B - Bruce Dreckman
Time of Game: 2:44   Attendance: 25543


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Reese               2b        Biggio              2b
2. Hammonds            rf        Gutierrez           ss
3. Morris              1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Vaughn              lf        Bell                rf
5. Larkin              ss        Hidalgo             cf
6. LaRue               c         Mieske              lf
7. Cameron             cf        Eusebio             c
8. Boone               3b        Bogar               3b
9. Villone             p         Hampton             p

REDS 1ST: Reese grounded out (third to first); Hammonds singled
to left; Hammonds was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Morris struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Gutierrez
walked; Bagwell struck out; Bell walked [Gutierrez to second];
Hidalgo popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
0.

REDS 2ND: Vaughn grounded out (shortstop to first); Larkin
struck out; LaRue was hit by a pitch; Cameron forced LaRue
(third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Mieske flied to center; Eusebio grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bogar struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Boone reached on an error by Hidalgo; Villone struck
out; Boone was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Reese
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Hampton walked; Biggio forced Hampton (pitcher to
shortstop); Gutierrez flied to right; Bagwell flied to left; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Hammonds walked; Morris grounded out (first
unassisted) [Hammonds to second]; Vaughn was called out on
strikes; Larkin grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bell grounded out (second to first); Hidalgo walked;
Mieske grounded out (second to first) [Hidalgo to second];
Eusebio flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: LaRue struck out; Cameron tripled to right; Boone
doubled to left [Cameron scored]; Villone was called out on
strikes; Reese struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros
0.

ASTROS 5TH: Bogar struck out; Hampton was called out on strikes;
Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: Hammonds flied to right; Morris grounded out (second
to first); Vaughn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Gutierrez grounded out (first unassisted); Bagwell
struck out; Bell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: Larkin flied to center; LaRue was called out on
strikes; Cameron walked; Boone lined to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Hidalgo walked; Mieske out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher unassisted) [Hidalgo to second]; Eusebio singled to
left [Hidalgo to third]; BARKER RAN FOR EUSEBIO; Bogar grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Barker out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 8TH: BAKO REPLACED BARKER (PLAYING C ); LEWIS BATTED FOR
VILLONE; Lewis singled to center; Reese walked [Lewis to
second]; ELARTON REPLACED BOGAR (PITCHING); JOHNSON REPLACED
HAMPTON (PLAYING 3B); Hammonds reached on a fielder's choice on
a sacrifice bunt [Reese to second (error by Gutierrez; assist by
Bagwell), Lewis to third]; Morris forced Hammonds (second to
shortstop) [Lewis scored, Reese to third]; Vaughn walked [Morris
to second]; Larkin singled to center [Reese scored (unearned),
Morris to third, Vaughn to second]; TAUBENSEE BATTED FOR LARUE;
Taubensee popped to shortstop; Cameron struck out; 2 R (1 ER), 2
H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 8TH: TAUBENSEE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); GRAVES
REPLACED LEWIS (PITCHING); Johnson struck out; Biggio grounded
out (pitcher to first); Gutierrez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 9TH: WILLIAMS REPLACED ELARTON (PITCHING); Boone flied to
left; Graves flied to center; Reese flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 9TH: Bagwell flied to right; Bell grounded out (second to
first); Hidalgo was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 3, Astros 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3   5   0    7
 Astros           0   1   2    5


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