Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 5
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Sunday, May 20, 2001 (D) at Enron Field

CIN N    1  0  2    3  0  0    0  0  0  -   6 10  1
HOU N    0  0  0    1  2  0    0  2  0  -   5 12  2
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reese ss                      4   1   2   1       1   0       1   4
Tucker lf                     4   1   1   1       1   1       0   0
Casey 1b                      5   1   2   3       0   1      10   0
Ochoa rf                      5   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Rivera cf                     4   0   0   0       0   3       1   0
LaRue c                       4   1   2   0       0   1       8   2
Larson 3b                     3   1   0   0       1   0       3   2
Castro 2b                     4   1   1   1       0   1       2   3
Dessens p                     3   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
  Sullivan p                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Graves p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   6  10   6       3  11      27  11

FIELDING - 
E: Tucker (1).
PB: LaRue 2 (3).

BATTING - 
HR: Tucker (3,3rd inning off Lima 0 on 2 out); Casey (7,3rd inning off Lima
0 on 2 out).
HBP: Rivera (1,by Oswalt).
GDP: Reese (3,off Lima).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Reese (7,2nd base off Lima/Ausmus); Ochoa (8,2nd base off Lima/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       4   1   1   0       0   3       3   1
  Bagwell ph                  1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Vizcaino 2b                   5   0   2   0       0   0       2   3
Berkman cf                    5   1   4   2       0   0       1   0
Hidalgo lf                    5   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Alou rf                       4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
Ward 1b                       4   1   1   1       0   1       6   0
Hayes 3b                      3   0   0   0       1   1       1   3
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   1      12   0
Lima p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Oswalt p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barker ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castilla ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   5  12   5       1   9      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vizcaino-Lugo-Ward.
E: Lugo (8), Lima (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (10,off Dessens); Bagwell (8,off Graves).
HR: Alou (6,8th inning off Sullivan 0 on 0 out); Ward (5,8th inning off Sullivan
0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Alou (1,2nd base by Dessens/LaRue).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dessens W(3-2)                5     7   3   3   1   4   0  23
Sullivan                      2     4   2   2   0   4   2  10
Graves SV(11)                 2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    12   5   5   1   9   2  40

Sullivan faced 2 batters in the 8th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lima L(1-2)                   3.1   8   6   5   1   4   2  19
Oswalt                        1.2   2   0   0   0   2   0   8
Dotel                         2     0   0   0   2   3   0   8
J. Powell                     1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Cruz                          1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9    10   6   5   3  11   2  41

WP: Dotel (1).
HBP: Oswalt (1,Rivera).

Umpires: HP - Chuck Meriwether, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Bill Welke, 3B - John Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 36296


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Reese               ss        Lugo                ss
2. Tucker              lf        Vizcaino            2b
3. Casey               1b        Berkman             cf
4. Ochoa               rf        Hidalgo             lf
5. Rivera              cf        Alou                rf
6. LaRue               c         Ward                1b
7. Larson              3b        Hayes               3b
8. Castro              2b        Ausmus              c
9. Dessens             p         Lima                p

REDS 1ST: Reese singled to center; Reese stole second [Reese to
third (error by Lima)]; Tucker struck out; Casey grounded out
(second to first) [Reese scored (unearned)]; Ochoa reached on an
error by Lugo; Ochoa stole second; Rivera struck out; 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo struck out; Vizcaino grounded out (third to
first); Berkman singled to left; Hidalgo popped to third in foul
territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: LaRue grounded out (third to first); Larson popped to
shortstop; Castro lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Alou lined to right; Ward struck out (catcher to
first); Hayes walked; Ausmus popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Dessens singled to center; Reese grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Dessens out at
second]; Tucker homered; Casey homered; Ochoa singled; Rivera
struck out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Lima struck out; Lugo was called out on strikes;
Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: LaRue singled to left; Larson walked [LaRue to
second]; Castro singled to right [LaRue scored, Larson to
third]; Dessens was called out on strikes; Reese singled [Larson
scored, Castro to third]; OSWALT REPLACED LIMA (PITCHING);
Tucker flied to left; Casey singled to right [Castro scored,
Reese to second]; Ochoa popped to second; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman doubled to right; Hidalgo grounded out
(shortstop to first); Alou singled to center [Berkman scored];
Alou was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Ward
reached on an error by Tucker [Ward to second]; Hayes grounded
out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 5TH: Rivera was hit by a pitch; LaRue singled to left
[Rivera to second]; Larson forced LaRue (third to second)
[Rivera to third]; Castro struck out; Dessens struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus flied to right; MERCED BATTED FOR OSWALT;
Merced singled to center; LaRue allowed a passed ball [Merced to
second]; Lugo singled [Merced stayed at second]; Vizcaino
singled to left [Merced to third, Lugo to second]; Berkman
singled to center [Merced scored, Lugo scored, Vizcaino to
second]; Hidalgo flied to center; Alou forced Vizcaino (third
unassisted) [Berkman to second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 3.

REDS 6TH: DOTEL REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Reese walked; Dotel
threw a wild pitch [Reese to second]; Tucker walked; Casey
struck out; Ochoa flied to center [Reese to third, Tucker to
second]; Rivera struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: SULLIVAN REPLACED DESSENS (PITCHING); Ward popped to
shortstop; Hayes struck out; Ausmus grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: LaRue struck out; Larson popped to shortstop; Castro
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: BARKER BATTED FOR DOTEL; Barker was called out on
strikes; Lugo was called out on strikes; Vizcaino singled to
right; Berkman singled to left [Vizcaino to second]; LaRue
allowed a passed ball [Vizcaino to third, Berkman to second];
Hidalgo struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: J. POWELL REPLACED BARKER (PITCHING); Sullivan struck
out; Reese grounded out (second to first); Tucker grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: Alou homered; Ward homered; GRAVES REPLACED SULLIVAN
(PITCHING); Hayes grounded out (shortstop to first); Ausmus
struck out; CASTILLA BATTED FOR J. POWELL; Castilla grounded out
(shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: CRUZ REPLACED CASTILLA (PITCHING); Casey popped to
third in foul territory; Ochoa struck out; Rivera popped to
catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros
5.

ASTROS 9TH: BAGWELL BATTED FOR LUGO; Bagwell doubled to right;
Vizcaino lined to third; Berkman grounded out (second to first)
[Bagwell to third]; Hidalgo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             6  10   1    8
 Astros           5  12   2    8


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