Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 139
Played on Wednesday, September 8, 2004 (D) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   2  7  0
HOU N    5  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   5 11  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel cf                      3   1   2   0       1   0       1   0
Castro 3b                     5   1   1   0       0   2       0   3
Casey 1b                      2   0   0   1       0   0       8   0
Dunn lf                       2   0   0   0       2   1       0   0
Jimenez 2b                    4   0   2   1       0   1       2   2
Kearns rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Lopez ss                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   3
Valentin c                    4   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
Acevedo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Riedling p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Norton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bragg ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matthews p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Van Poppel p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Graves p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Larkin ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       3  10      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Jimenez-Casey.

BATTING - 
2B: Lopez (13,off Lidge).
SF: Casey (4,off Clemens).
HBP: Freel (11,by Clemens); Casey (8,by Gallo).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Freel (30,2nd base off Clemens/Ausmus).
CS: Freel (9,2nd base by Clemens/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     5   1   1   1       0   0       4   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Palmeiro rf                   4   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
  Taveras cf                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   1   3   1       1   0       2   1
Berkman cf,rf                 4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Kent 2b                       3   1   0   0       1   3       2   0
Lamb 3b                       4   1   3   2       0   0       2   2
Bruntlett ss                  4   0   0   0       0   3       0   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   2   0       1   0      11   1
Clemens p                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beltran ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   5  11   5       4   7      27   5

BATTING - 
2B: Lamb (13,off Riedling).
HR: Biggio (21,1st inning off Acevedo 0 on 0 out); Bagwell (24,1st inning off
Acevedo 0 on 1 out); Berkman (27,1st inning off Acevedo 0 on 1 out); Lamb
(12,1st inning off Acevedo 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Ausmus (13,off Van Poppel).
IBB: Ausmus (10,by Riedling).
Team LOB: 9.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Acevedo L(5-11)               1     5   5   5   1   1   4   9
Riedling                      2     2   0   0   1   3   0   9
Norton                        1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Wagner                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Matthews                      1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Van Poppel                    1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Graves                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8    11   5   5   4   7   4  38

IBB: Riedling (5,Ausmus).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Clemens W(16-4)               7     4   1   1   2   6   0  27
Qualls                        0.1   1   1   1   0   0   0   2
Gallo                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Springer                      0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Lidge SV(21)                  1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9     7   2   2   3  10   0  38

HBP: Clemens (6,Freel); Gallo (5,Casey).

Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - Bruce Dreckman, 2B - Greg Gibson, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 35445


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Freel               cf        Biggio              lf
2. Castro              3b        Palmeiro            rf
3. Casey               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Dunn                lf        Berkman             cf
5. Jimenez             2b        Kent                2b
6. Kearns              rf        Lamb                3b
7. Lopez               ss        Bruntlett           ss
8. Valentin            c         Ausmus              c
9. Acevedo             p         Clemens             p

REDS 1ST: Freel singled to right; Freel stole second; Castro
lined to right [Freel to third]; Casey hit a sacrifice fly to
left [Freel scored]; Dunn walked; Jimenez struck out; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio homered; Palmeiro grounded out (third to
first); Bagwell homered; Berkman homered; Kent walked; Lamb
homered [Kent scored]; Bruntlett was called out on strikes;
Ausmus singled to center; Clemens popped to shortstop; 5 R, 5 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 2ND: Kearns flied to center; Lopez was called out on
strikes; Valentin grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 2ND: RIEDLING REPLACED ACEVEDO (PITCHING); Biggio popped
to second; Palmeiro grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
singled to center; Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 3RD: Riedling grounded out (third to first); Freel singled
to center; Freel was caught stealing second (catcher to second);
Castro struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Kent struck out; Lamb doubled to left; Bruntlett
struck out; Ausmus was walked intentionally; Clemens grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros
5.

REDS 4TH: Casey lined to right; Dunn lined to left; Jimenez
singled to right; Kearns flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 4TH: NORTON REPLACED RIEDLING (PITCHING); Biggio flied to
right; Palmeiro singled to center; Bagwell walked [Palmeiro to
second]; Berkman flied to center; Kent struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 5TH: Lopez grounded out (first to pitcher); Valentin lined
to left; BRAGG BATTED FOR NORTON; Bragg popped to third; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: WAGNER REPLACED BRAGG (PITCHING); Lamb grounded out
(second to first); Bruntlett struck out; Ausmus singled to
center; Clemens grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 6TH: Freel was hit by a pitch; Castro forced Freel
(shortstop to second); Casey lined to third; Dunn walked [Castro
to second]; Jimenez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: MATTHEWS REPLACED WAGNER (PITCHING); Biggio grounded
out (third to first); Palmeiro walked; Bagwell singled to third
[Palmeiro to second]; Berkman flied to right [Palmeiro to
third]; Kent struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 7TH: Kearns struck out; Lopez was called out on strikes;
Valentin singled to center; CRUZ BATTED FOR MATTHEWS; Cruz
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: VAN POPPEL REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Lamb singled to
center; On a bunt Bruntlett made an out to catcher; Ausmus
grounded into a double play (second to first) [Lamb out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED CLEMENS (PITCHING); Freel popped to
catcher; Castro singled to shortstop; GALLO REPLACED QUALLS
(PITCHING); Casey was hit by a pitch [Castro to second]; Dunn
was called out on strikes; SPRINGER REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING);
Jimenez singled to right [Castro scored, Casey to third]; Kearns
struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BELTRAN BATTED FOR SPRINGER; GRAVES REPLACED VAN
POPPEL (PITCHING); Beltran grounded out (shortstop to first);
Biggio flied to right; Palmeiro flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); TAVERAS REPLACED
PALMEIRO (PLAYING CF); BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF);
LANE REPLACED BELTRAN (PLAYING LF); Lopez doubled to center;
Valentin flied to right [Lopez to third]; LARKIN BATTED FOR
GRAVES; Larkin struck out; Freel walked; Castro struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   7   0    9
 Astros           5  11   0    9


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