Houston Astros 4, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Thursday, April 10, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  5  3
HOU N    3  0  0    0  1  0    0  0  x  -   4  7  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Larkin ss                     4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Boone 2b                      2   1   0   0       2   0       2   3
Kearns rf                     3   0   1   1       1   1       5   0
Casey 1b                      4   0   2   1       0   1       6   0
  Pena pr                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Guillen lf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       5   0
Mateo cf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Larson 3b                     3   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
LaRue c                       3   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Graves p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Mercker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sullivan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taylor ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Manzanillo p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   5   2       3  12      24   6

FIELDING - 
E: Larkin (3), Guillen 2 (2).

BATTING - 
3B: Larkin (1,off Wagner).
GDP: Kearns (1,off Robertson).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Guillen (1,2nd base by Robertson/Zaun); Kearns (1,3rd base by Robertson/Zaun).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     5   1   1   1       0   0       3   0
Blum 3b                       5   1   2   0       0   0       0   1
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   0       5   1
Berkman lf                    4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Kent 2b                       4   1   1   1       0   1       2   1
Hidalgo rf                    3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Zaun c                        3   0   1   1       1   0       8   1
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Lugo ss                       2   0   1   0       2   0       2   2
Robertson p                   3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4   7   4       3   2      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lugo-Kent-Bagwell.
E: Blum (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Kent (2,off Graves).
HR: Biggio (2,1st inning off Graves 0 on 0 out).
HBP: Bagwell (1,by Graves); Hidalgo (2,by Sullivan).
IBB: Lugo (1,by Graves).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bagwell (1,2nd base off Mercker/LaRue).

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Graves L(0-1)                 5.2   7   4   3   2   0   1  30
Mercker                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Sullivan                      1     0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Manzanillo                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   4   3   3   2   1  39

HBP: Graves (2,Bagwell); Sullivan (1,Hidalgo).
IBB: Graves (1,Lugo).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Robertson W(1-1)              7     2   1   1   3   8   0  24
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Wagner SV(3)                  1     3   1   1   0   1   0   6
Totals                        9     5   2   2   3  12   0  33


Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Doug Eddings, 2B - Ron Kulpa, 3B - Bruce Froemming
Time of Game: 2:39   Attendance: 20842


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Larkin              ss        Biggio              cf
2. Boone               2b        Blum                3b
3. Kearns              rf        Bagwell             1b
4. Casey               1b        Berkman             lf
5. Guillen             lf        Kent                2b
6. Mateo               cf        Hidalgo             rf
7. Larson              3b        Zaun                c
8. LaRue               c         Lugo                ss
9. Graves              p         Robertson           p

REDS 1ST: Larkin popped to shortstop; Boone walked; Kearns
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Boone out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Blum singled to right; Bagwell flied
to right; Berkman flied to left; Kent doubled to left [Blum
scored]; Hidalgo singled to center [Kent scored]; Zaun walked
[Hidalgo to second]; Lugo flied to right; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 2ND: Casey struck out; Guillen singled to left; Mateo flied
to right; Guillen was picked off and caught stealing second
(pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Robertson grounded out (pitcher to first); Biggio
flied to left; Blum singled to left; Bagwell was hit by a pitch
[Blum to second]; Berkman flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 3RD: Larson popped to second; LaRue struck out; Graves
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Kent reached on an error by Guillen [Kent to
second]; Hidalgo lined to left; Zaun grounded out (second to
first) [Kent to third]; Lugo was walked intentionally; Robertson
forced Lugo (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
0, Astros 3.

REDS 4TH: Larkin flied to center; Boone walked; Kearns walked
[Boone to second]; Casey singled to left [Boone scored, Kearns
to second]; Guillen struck out while Kearns was caught stealing
third but was safe at third (error by Blum; assist by Zaun)
[Casey to second]; Mateo struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio flied to left; Blum flied to center; Bagwell
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

REDS 5TH: Larson flied to center; LaRue was called out on
strikes; Graves struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman reached on an error by Guillen [Berkman to
second]; Kent flied to right [Berkman to third]; Hidalgo
grounded out (third to first); Zaun singled to right [Berkman
scored (unearned)]; Lugo singled to center [Zaun to third];
Robertson grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first); Boone flied
to left; Kearns was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio popped to third; Blum grounded out (first
unassisted); Bagwell reached on an error by Larkin; MERCKER
REPLACED GRAVES (PITCHING); Bagwell stole second; Berkman struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: Casey flied to center; Guillen flied to left; Mateo
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: SULLIVAN REPLACED MERCKER (PITCHING); Kent was
called out on strikes; Hidalgo was hit by a pitch; Zaun popped
to second; Lugo walked [Hidalgo to second]; MERCED BATTED FOR
ROBERTSON; Merced flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 4.

REDS 8TH: AUSMUS REPLACED ZAUN (PLAYING C ); DOTEL REPLACED
MERCED (PITCHING); Larson struck out; LaRue struck out; TAYLOR
BATTED FOR SULLIVAN; Taylor struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: MANZANILLO REPLACED TAYLOR (PITCHING); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Blum flied to right; Bagwell
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED DOTEL (PITCHING); Larkin tripled to
center; Boone popped to first; Kearns singled to first [Larkin
scored]; Casey singled to left [Kearns to second]; PENA RAN FOR
CASEY; Guillen popped to first; Mateo struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   5   3    4
 Astros           4   7   1   11


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