Cincinnati Reds 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 129
Played on Saturday, August 23, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  2  0    0  1  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   1  5  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taylor cf                     5   1   2   0       0   3       1   0
Olmedo ss                     4   0   0   0       1   1       0   4
Jimenez 2b                    3   0   1   1       1   0       4   4
Casey 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       9   0
Mateo rf                      3   1   0   0       0   1       3   0
Stenson lf                    3   1   0   0       1   2       4   0
  Heredia p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Reitsma p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castro 3b                     4   0   2   2       0   0       2   2
LaRue c                       3   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Wilson p                      2   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Freel lf                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   3   6   3       4  10      27  11

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

BATTING - 
2B: Castro (10,off Redding); Taylor (5,off Redding).
HBP: Mateo (3,by Redding); LaRue (18,by White).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Jimenez (5,2nd base off Redding/Ausmus); Freel (6,2nd base off White/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Berkman lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Hidalgo rf                    3   1   2   0       0   0       1   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   2   1       0   0      11   0
Everett ss                    2   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Vizcaino ph,ss              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Redding p                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Blum ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  White p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   1   5   1       1   4      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Ensberg (11,off Wilson); Hidalgo (32,off Wilson).
GDP: Everett (6,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson W(8-10)                7     5   1   1   1   3   0  26
Heredia                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Reitsma SV(5)                 1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     5   1   1   1   4   0  32


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Redding L(8-12)               6     4   3   3   4   7   0  26
Gallo                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Lidge                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
White                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     6   3   3   4  10   0  38

HBP: Redding (6,Mateo); White (3,LaRue).

Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Tim Timmons, 2B - Mike Reilly, 3B - Eric Cooper
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 32560


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Taylor              cf        Biggio              cf
2. Olmedo              ss        Berkman             lf
3. Jimenez             2b        Bagwell             1b
4. Casey               1b        Kent                2b
5. Mateo               rf        Ensberg             3b
6. Stenson             lf        Hidalgo             rf
7. Castro              3b        Ausmus              c
8. LaRue               c         Everett             ss
9. Wilson              p         Redding             p

REDS 1ST: Taylor struck out; Olmedo grounded out (third to
first); Jimenez walked; Casey flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio popped to second; Berkman flied to left;
Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Mateo was hit by a pitch; Stenson walked [Mateo to
second]; Castro doubled to right [Mateo scored, Stenson scored,
Castro to third (on throw)]; LaRue struck out; Wilson walked;
Taylor struck out; Olmedo walked [Wilson to second]; Jimenez
flied to left; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
doubled to left; Hidalgo flied to left; Ausmus grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Casey singled to right [Casey out at second (right to
shortstop)]; Mateo struck out; Stenson grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Everett flied to right; Redding struck out; Biggio
popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: On a bunt Castro made an out to catcher; LaRue struck
out; Wilson popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman flied to center; Bagwell flied to left; Kent
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Taylor doubled to left; On a bunt Olmedo struck out;
Jimenez singled to center [Taylor scored]; Casey flied to left;
Jimenez stole second; Mateo grounded out (third to first); 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg grounded out (second to first); Hidalgo
singled to left; Ausmus singled to right [Hidalgo to second];
Everett grounded into a double play (pitcher to second to first)
[Ausmus out at second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

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

ASTROS 6TH: BLUM BATTED FOR REDDING; Blum walked; Biggio forced
Blum (shortstop to second) [Biggio to first]; Berkman flied to
right; Bagwell flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3,
Astros 0.

REDS 7TH: GALLO REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); Wilson struck out;
Taylor singled to right; Olmedo popped to shortstop; Jimenez
popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Kent grounded out (third to first); Ensberg struck
out; Hidalgo doubled; Ausmus singled to center [Hidalgo scored,
Ausmus to second (on throw)]; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR EVERETT;
Vizcaino popped to third; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros
1.

REDS 8TH: VIZCAINO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); LIDGE REPLACED
GALLO (PITCHING); Casey flied to center; Mateo flied to right;
Stenson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MERCED BATTED FOR LIDGE; HEREDIA REPLACED STENSON
(PITCHING); FREEL REPLACED WILSON (PLAYING LF); Merced popped to
third; Biggio struck out; Berkman grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

REDS 9TH: WHITE REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Castro singled to
center; LaRue was hit by a pitch [Castro to second]; Freel
forced LaRue (shortstop to second) [Castro to third, Freel to
first]; Freel stole second; Taylor struck out; Olmedo flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: REITSMA REPLACED HEREDIA (PITCHING); Bagwell
grounded out (third to first); Kent grounded out (shortstop to
first); Ensberg grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3   6   0    8
 Astros           1   5   0    4


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