Houston Astros 4, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 4
Played on Saturday, April 9, 2005 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    1  0  0    1  0  1    0  0  0  -   3 11  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  3    0  0  1  -   4 10  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Jimenez 2b                    4   1   0   0       1   1       3   0
Griffey cf                    5   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
Casey 1b                      5   0   2   0       0   1       9   2
Kearns rf                     5   0   2   0       0   2       0   0
Dunn lf                       5   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Randa 3b                      3   0   1   0       2   0       1   3
Aurilia ss                    5   2   2   0       0   0       3   7
LaRue c                       2   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Wilson p                      3   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Valentine p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Freel ph                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   3  11   2       3   7      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Casey-Aurilia-Casey.

BATTING - 
2B: Griffey (2,off Backe); Randa (2,off Backe); Aurilia (1,off Backe).
SH: Freel (1,off Qualls).
HBP: LaRue 2 (2,by Duckworth,by Qualls).
IBB: Randa 2 (2,by Wheeler,by Lidge).
Team LOB: 13.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Everett ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       1   1
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       7   2
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Scott lf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Lane rf                       4   1   2   2       0   1       2   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       7   0
Taveras cf                    4   1   3   0       0   0       5   0
Backe p                       0   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Duckworth p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franco p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4  10   4       3   2      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Lane (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Lane (2,off Wilson); Vizcaino (1,off Wagner).
HR: Bagwell (1,6th inning off Wilson 0 on 0 out); Lane (1,6th inning off Wilson
1 on 1 out).
GDP: Lamb (1,off Wilson).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wilson                        6     8   3   3   2   2   2  27
Valentine                     1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Wagner L(0-1)                 1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8    10   4   4   3   2   2  36

Wagner faced 2 batters in the 9th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe                         5     6   2   2   1   5   0  22
Duckworth                     1     2   1   1   0   1   0   6
Franco                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Wheeler                       0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Qualls                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Lidge W(1-0)                  1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9    11   3   3   3   7   0  43

HBP: Duckworth (1,LaRue); Qualls (1,LaRue).
IBB: Wheeler (1,Randa); Lidge (1,Randa).

Umpires: HP - Ed Rapuano, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Phil Cuzzi, 3B - Bob Davidson
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 34502


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Jimenez             2b        Everett             ss
2. Griffey             cf        Biggio              2b
3. Casey               1b        Bagwell             1b
4. Kearns              rf        Ensberg             3b
5. Dunn                lf        Scott               lf
6. Randa               3b        Lane                rf
7. Aurilia             ss        Ausmus              c
8. LaRue               c         Taveras             cf
9. Wilson              p         Backe               p

REDS 1ST: Jimenez walked; Griffey doubled to right [Jimenez
scored (error by Lane) (no RBI)]; Casey flied to center [Griffey
to third]; Kearns struck out; Dunn grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

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

REDS 2ND: Randa doubled to left; Aurilia grounded out (pitcher
to first); LaRue was called out on strikes; Wilson grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg lined to left; Scott struck out; Lane
doubled; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Jimenez flied to right; Griffey singled to center;
Casey forced Griffey (first to shortstop); Kearns struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Backe
walked; Everett popped to first; Biggio singled to left [Backe
to second]; Bagwell flied to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 0.

REDS 4TH: Dunn struck out; Randa flied to center; Aurilia
doubled to left; LaRue singled to left [Aurilia scored]; Wilson
flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg grounded out (third to first); Scott singled
to center; Lane struck out; Ausmus forced Scott (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 5TH: Jimenez was called out on strikes; Griffey grounded
out (pitcher to first); Casey singled to right; Kearns forced
Casey (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Taveras singled to left; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR BACKE;
Palmeiro flied to center; Everett lined to third; Biggio flied
to left; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 0.

REDS 6TH: DUCKWORTH REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); Dunn struck
out; Randa flied to right; Aurilia singled to center; LaRue was
hit by a pitch [Aurilia to second]; Wilson singled to right
[Aurilia scored, LaRue to third]; Jimenez flied to center; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell homered; Ensberg singled to center; Scott
forced Ensberg (first to shortstop); Lane homered [Scott
scored]; Ausmus walked; Taveras singled to right [Ausmus to
third]; LAMB BATTED FOR DUCKWORTH; Lamb grounded into a double
play (first to shortstop to first) [Taveras out at second]; 3 R,
4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: FRANCO REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Griffey grounded out
(first unassisted); Casey singled to right; WHEELER REPLACED
FRANCO (PITCHING); Kearns singled to right [Casey to second];
Dunn flied to center [Casey to third]; Randa was walked
intentionally [Kearns to second]; Aurilia flied to left; 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: VALENTINE REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Everett
walked; Biggio forced Everett (shortstop to second); Bagwell
grounded out (third to shortstop to first) [Biggio to second];
Ensberg grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING); LaRue was hit by a
pitch; FREEL BATTED FOR VALENTINE; Freel out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [LaRue to second]; Jimenez grounded out
(pitcher to first); Griffey popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: WAGNER REPLACED FREEL (PITCHING); Scott grounded out
(first unassisted); Lane grounded out (shortstop to first);
Ausmus grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 3.

REDS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Casey struck out;
Kearns singled to left; Dunn grounded out (first unassisted)
[Kearns to second]; Randa was walked intentionally; Aurilia
popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: Taveras singled to shortstop; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR
LIDGE; Vizcaino doubled to right [Taveras scored]; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3  11   0   13
 Astros           4  10   1    8


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