Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 101
Played on Wednesday, July 26, 2000 (D) at Cinergy Field

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  0  -   3 11  0
CIN N    0  1  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Spiers 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Lugo ss                       4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       3   1
Ward lf                       4   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Alou rf,lf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       2   1
Hidalgo cf,rf                 3   0   1   0       1   0       5   0
Meluskey c                    4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Truby 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Elarton p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Dotel p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   3  11   3       1   6      27   6

BATTING - 
HR: Lugo (2,6th inning off Parris 0 on 0 out); Bagwell (28,6th inning off Parris
0 on 0 out); Alou (16,6th inning off Parris 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Ward (6,off Parris).
Team LOB: 7.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Stynes 3b                     3   0   1   0       1   0       1   2
B. Larkin ss                  2   1   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Castro ss                   2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Griffey cf                    4   0   1   1       0   2       1   1
Bichette rf                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Casey 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
  Sullivan pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tucker lf                     2   1   1   1       1   0       0   0
  Wohlers p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Ochoa ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Taubensee c                   4   0   0   0       0   2       6   0
Reese 2b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Parris p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Young lf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   2   6   2       2   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Reese-Casey, B. Larkin-Griffey-Parris.
E: Stynes (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Griffey (12,off Elarton).
HR: Tucker (11,2nd inning off Elarton 0 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Elarton W(10-4)               7.2   5   2   2   2   3   1  29
Dotel SV(2)                   1.1   1   0   0   0   2   0   5
Totals                        9     6   2   2   2   5   1  34


Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Parris L(5-13)                7     9   3   3   1   5   3  29
Wohlers                       2     2   0   0   0   1   0   8
Totals                        9    11   3   3   1   6   3  37


Umpires: HP - Wally Bell, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Dan Iassogna, 3B - Mark Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 2:33   Attendance: 32365


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Spiers              2b        Stynes              3b
2. Lugo                ss        B. Larkin           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Griffey             cf
4. Ward                lf        Bichette            rf
5. Alou                rf        Casey               1b
6. Hidalgo             cf        Tucker              lf
7. Meluskey            c         Taubensee           c
8. Truby               3b        Reese               2b
9. Elarton             p         Parris              p

ASTROS 1ST: Spiers singled to left; Lugo singled [Spiers to
second]; Bagwell was called out on strikes; Ward grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Lugo out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Stynes walked; B. Larkin forced Stynes (third to
second); Griffey struck out; Bichette flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou singled to left; Alou was picked off first
(pitcher to first); Hidalgo walked; Meluskey struck out; Truby
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Casey flied to center; Tucker homered; Taubensee flied
to left; Reese grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Elarton grounded out (shortstop to first); Spiers
singled; Lugo flied to right; Bagwell grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Parris singled to center; Stynes flied to right; B.
Larkin forced Parris (third to second); Griffey doubled to right
[B. Larkin scored, Griffey out at third (right to first to
third)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward struck out; Alou reached on an error by Stynes;
Hidalgo singled to left [Alou to second]; Meluskey flied into a
double play (shortstop to center to pitcher) [Alou out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Bichette popped to shortstop; Casey flied to left;
Tucker walked; Taubensee flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: CASTRO REPLACED B. LARKIN (PLAYING SS); Truby flied
to right; Elarton grounded out (pitcher to first); Spiers
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Reese flied to center; Parris flied to left; Stynes
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Lugo homered; Bagwell homered; Ward struck out; Alou
homered; Hidalgo grounded out (third to first); Meluskey singled
to right; Truby struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Castro flied to right; Griffey struck out; Bichette
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Elarton grounded out (second to first); Spiers
grounded out (second to first); Lugo popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: Casey grounded out (first unassisted); On a bunt
Tucker grounded out (pitcher to first); Taubensee was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 8TH: YOUNG REPLACED PARRIS (PLAYING LF); WOHLERS REPLACED
TUCKER (PITCHING); Bagwell singled to center; Ward struck out;
Alou flied to right; Hidalgo popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 8TH: ALOU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BARKER REPLACED
WARD (PLAYING CF); HIDALGO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); Reese
flied to right; Young popped to third; Stynes singled to center;
Castro singled to right [Stynes to third]; DOTEL REPLACED
ELARTON (PITCHING); Griffey flied to center; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: Meluskey flied to center; Truby singled; On a bunt
Dotel made an out to pitcher; Spiers grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: Bichette popped to shortstop in foul territory; Casey
singled to center; OCHOA BATTED FOR WOHLERS; SULLIVAN RAN FOR
CASEY; Ochoa struck out; Taubensee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3  11   0    7
 Reds             2   6   1    5


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