Houston Astros 6, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Thursday, July 20, 2000 (N) at Enron Field

CIN N    0  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  0  -   2  8  1
HOU N    0  1  1    3  1  0    0  0  x  -   6  8  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stynes 3b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
B. Larkin ss                  4   0   1   1       0   0       0   2
Griffey cf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Bichette rf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Casey 1b                      3   0   1   0       1   0       8   0
Young lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Taubensee c                   4   0   1   1       0   1       7   1
Castro 2b                     3   1   2   0       1   1       3   2
Williamson p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kieschnick ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Winchester p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Bell ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wohlers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Tucker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       2   8      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. B. Larkin-Castro-Casey.
E: B. Larkin (11).

BATTING - 
2B: Bichette (18,off Lima); Castro 2 (7,off Lima 2); Young (19,off Lima); B.
Larkin (22,off Lima).
SH: Williamson (3,off Lima).
GDP: Young (10,off Valdes).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spiers 3b                     4   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Biggio 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   1       1   4
Bagwell 1b                    2   2   1   0       3   0       9   1
Berkman rf                    3   0   1   3       1   0       2   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alou lf                       2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Hidalgo cf,rf                 4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Meluskey c                    4   0   1   0       0   3      10   0
Lugo ss                       3   1   0   0       1   3       1   2
Lima p                        2   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
  Valdes p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   6   8   5       7   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (15,off Villone); Meluskey (15,off Winchester).
HR: Hidalgo (27,5th inning off Winchester 0 on 0 out).
SH: Lima (6,off Williamson).
HBP: Alou (2,by Williamson).
GDP: Hidalgo (10,off Williamson).
IBB: Bagwell (6,by Villone).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (12,2nd base off Winchester/Taubensee).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williamson L(3-7)             3     2   2   1   4   4   0  16
Villone                       1     3   3   3   2   1   0   7
Winchester                    2     3   1   1   1   1   1  10
Wohlers                       2     0   0   0   0   2   0   6
Totals                        8     8   6   5   7   8   1  39

HBP: Williamson (2,Alou).
IBB: Villone (2,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima W(3-13)                  6.2   8   2   2   1   4   0  29
Valdes                        1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     8   2   2   2   8   0  36


Umpires: HP - Fieldin Culbreth, 1B - Bruce Froemming, 2B - Rob Drake, 3B - Bill Welke
Time of Game: 2:54   Attendance: 42559


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Stynes              3b        Spiers              3b
2. B. Larkin           ss        Biggio              2b
3. Griffey             cf        Bagwell             1b
4. Bichette            rf        Berkman             rf
5. Casey               1b        Alou                lf
6. Young               lf        Hidalgo             cf
7. Taubensee           c         Meluskey            c
8. Castro              2b        Lugo                ss
9. Williamson          p         Lima                p

REDS 1ST: Stynes struck out; B. Larkin popped to first; Griffey
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Spiers grounded out (first unassisted); Biggio
struck out (catcher to first); Bagwell walked; Berkman walked
[Bagwell to second]; Alou was hit by a pitch [Bagwell to third,
Berkman to second]; Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Bichette doubled; Casey flied to left; Young grounded
out (first unassisted) [Bichette to third]; Taubensee grounded
out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Meluskey struck out; Lugo walked; Lima out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Lugo to second]; Spiers
singled to center [Lugo scored]; Biggio grounded out (pitcher to
first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 3RD: Castro doubled to left; Williamson out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Castro to third]; Stynes lined to
third; B. Larkin grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Bagwell singled to center; Berkman reached on an
error by B. Larkin [Bagwell to second]; Alou walked [Bagwell to
third, Berkman to second]; Hidalgo grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Bagwell scored (unearned),
Berkman to third, Alou out at second]; Meluskey struck out; 1 R
(0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 4TH: Griffey popped to catcher in foul territory; Bichette
struck out; Casey grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: VILLONE REPLACED WILLIAMSON (PITCHING); Lugo was
called out on strikes; Lima singled; Spiers walked [Lima to
second]; Biggio singled to right [Lima to third, Spiers to
second, Biggio out at first (right to second to first)]; Bagwell
was walked intentionally; Berkman doubled [Lima scored, Spiers
scored, Bagwell scored]; Alou popped to second; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 5.

REDS 5TH: Young doubled to right; Taubensee singled to right
[Young scored]; Castro doubled to left [Taubensee to third];
KIESCHNICK BATTED FOR VILLONE; Kieschnick grounded out (pitcher
to first); Stynes lined to third; B. Larkin grounded out (second
to first); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: WINCHESTER REPLACED KIESCHNICK (PITCHING); Hidalgo
homered; Meluskey doubled to left; Lugo was called out on
strikes; Lima popped to first in foul territory; Spiers flied to
center; the roof was opened; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 6.

REDS 6TH: Griffey struck out; Bichette grounded out (shortstop
to first); Casey singled to right; Young flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to left; Biggio stole second; Bagwell
walked; Berkman flied to center; Alou flied to center; Hidalgo
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 6.

REDS 7TH: Taubensee grounded out (second to first); Castro
walked; M. BELL BATTED FOR WINCHESTER; M. Bell struck out;
Debut game for Mike Bell; Stynes singled to center [Castro
to second]; B. Larkin doubled to right [Castro scored, Stynes to
third]; VALDES REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING); Griffey was called out
on strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: WOHLERS REPLACED M. BELL (PITCHING); Meluskey struck
out; Lugo struck out; Valdes grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

REDS 8TH: Bichette popped to catcher in foul territory; Casey
walked; Young grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Casey out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Spiers popped to third; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first); Bagwell flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

REDS 9TH: HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); BARKER
REPLACED BERKMAN (PLAYING CF); DOTEL REPLACED VALDES (PITCHING);
Taubensee was called out on strikes; Castro struck out; TUCKER
BATTED FOR WOHLERS; Tucker was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   8   1    7
 Astros           6   8   0    9


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