Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 96
Played on Friday, July 18, 2003 (N) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    0  0  3    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   5 10  1
CIN N    0  1  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   1   1   0       1   1       1   0
Blum 3b                       4   1   0   0       1   0       1   3
Bagwell 1b                    5   1   3   3       0   0      10   1
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   4
Berkman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   2   4   2       0   0       3   1
Ausmus c                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Everett ss                    2   0   0   0       0   1       3   4
  Bruntlett pr,ss             1   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
  Lidge p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  10   5       2   6      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Kent-Everett-Bagwell, Ausmus-Bruntlett.
E: Ausmus (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Bagwell (18,3rd inning off Dempster 2 on 2 out); Hidalgo 2 (16,4th inning
off Dempster 0 on 0 out,6th inning off Dempster 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Everett (2,by Dempster).
GDP: Ausmus (6,off Dempster).
Team LOB: 7.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jimenez 2b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       3   4
Larkin ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Guillen rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Casey 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       5   0
Boone 3b                      4   1   2   1       0   1       1   0
Dunn lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       4   0
LaRue c                       3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Taylor cf                     3   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Dempster p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mateo ph                    1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reith p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Branyan ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Williamson p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   6   3       2   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Larkin-Jimenez-Casey.

BATTING - 
HR: Boone (17,2nd inning off Oswalt 0 on 1 out); Taylor (3,6th inning off Oswalt
0 on 0 out); Mateo (2,6th inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Larkin (7,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Jimenez (1,2nd base by Lidge/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(6-5)                 6.2   6   3   3   1   4   3  25
Lidge                         1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Wagner SV(27)                 1     0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Totals                        9     6   3   3   2   7   3  33

WP: Wagner (3).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Dempster L(3-7)               6     8   5   5   1   4   3  27
Heredia                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Reith                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Williamson                    1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   5   5   2   6   3  39

HBP: Dempster (5,Everett).

Umpires: HP - Brian O'Nora, 1B - Larry Poncino, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Jerry Crawford
Time of Game: 2:38   Attendance: 33745


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Biggio              cf        Jimenez             2b
2. Blum                3b        Larkin              ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Guillen             rf
4. Kent                2b        Casey               1b
5. Berkman             lf        Boone               3b
6. Hidalgo             rf        Dunn                lf
7. Ausmus              c         LaRue               c
8. Everett             ss        Taylor              cf
9. Oswalt              p         Dempster            p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out; Blum grounded out (second to
first); Bagwell singled to center; Kent flied to right; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Jimenez singled to left; Larkin grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Jimenez out at second];
Guillen lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman flied to right; Hidalgo singled to center;
Ausmus grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Hidalgo out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Casey grounded out (second to first); Boone homered;
Dunn struck out; LaRue grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett flied to left; Oswalt was called out on
strikes; Biggio singled to left; Blum walked [Biggio to second];
Bagwell homered [Biggio scored, Blum scored]; Kent singled to
center; Berkman popped to shortstop; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Taylor singled to right [Taylor out at second (right
to shortstop)]; Dempster struck out; Jimenez flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Hidalgo homered; Ausmus popped to second; Everett
struck out; Oswalt grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Larkin grounded out (shortstop to first); Guillen
grounded out (shortstop to first); Casey grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio flied to center; Blum grounded out (second to
first); Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: Boone struck out; Dunn popped to shortstop; LaRue
popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Kent flied to left; Berkman popped to third; Hidalgo
homered; Ausmus singled to right; Everett was hit by a pitch
[Ausmus to second]; BRUNTLETT RAN FOR EVERETT; Oswalt struck
out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: BRUNTLETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Taylor homered;
MATEO BATTED FOR DEMPSTER; Mateo homered; Jimenez grounded out
(second to first); Larkin lined to third; Guillen struck out; 2
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

ASTROS 7TH: HEREDIA REPLACED MATEO (PITCHING); Biggio walked; On
a bunt Blum made an out to catcher [Biggio stayed at first];
Bagwell singled to right [Biggio to third]; Kent struck out;
Berkman forced Bagwell (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

REDS 7TH: Casey grounded out (first to pitcher); Boone singled
to left; Dunn walked [Boone to second]; LaRue flied to right
[Boone to third]; LIDGE REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Taylor flied
to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

ASTROS 8TH: REITH REPLACED HEREDIA (PITCHING); Hidalgo singled
to left; Ausmus flied to right; Bruntlett flied to left; Lidge
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: BRANYAN BATTED FOR REITH; Branyan walked; Jimenez
forced Branyan (second to shortstop) [Jimenez to first]; Larkin
was called out on strikes while Jimenez was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5,
Reds 3.

ASTROS 9TH: WILLIAMSON REPLACED BRANYAN (PITCHING); Biggio flied
to center; Blum flied to left; Bagwell grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

REDS 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED LIDGE (PITCHING); Guillen struck out
but advanced to second on a wild pitch; Casey was called out on
strikes; Boone grounded out (third to first); Dunn grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  10   1    7
 Reds             3   6   0    3


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