Houston Astros 4, Cincinnati Reds 1
Regular Season Game 52
Played on Wednesday, June 1, 2005 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
HOU N    1  0  0    1  0  0    2  0  x  -   4  7  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel 2b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       1   6
F. Lopez ss                   4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Casey 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       6   0
Griffey cf                    3   0   1   1       1   1       4   0
Dunn lf                       3   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Randa 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Kearns rf                     3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Valentin c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
Ortiz p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Mercker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       2   6      24   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. F. Lopez-Freel-Casey.

BATTING - 
2B: F. Lopez (14,off Oswalt); Freel (13,off Oswalt).
GDP: Randa (5,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   2   2   0       0   1       6   0
Self rf                       2   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
  Lane ph                     1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Biggio 2b                     3   0   1   0       1   1       0   2
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   1       1   1       9   1
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Burke lf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Everett ss                    3   1   1   0       0   1       1   7
Chavez c                      2   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
  Palmeiro ph,rf              1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Oswalt p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
  Vizcaino ph,2b              1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       29   4   7   4       3   7      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Everett-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Lane (11,off Mercker).
HR: Berkman (2,4th inning off Ortiz 0 on 0 out).
SF: Ensberg (2,off Ortiz).
HBP: Everett (4,by Ortiz).
GDP: Chavez (4,off Ortiz).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ortiz L(1-4)                  6.2   6   4   4   2   7   1  28
Mercker                       0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Weathers                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   4   4   3   7   1  34

HBP: Ortiz (3,Everett).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(6-6)                 7     4   1   1   1   4   0  25
Wheeler                       1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Lidge SV(12)                  1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   6   0  32


Umpires: HP - Paul Nauert, 1B - Gary Darling, 2B - Larry Poncino, 3B - Mark Wegner
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 31571


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Freel               2b        Taveras             cf
2. F. Lopez            ss        Self                rf
3. Casey               1b        Biggio              2b
4. Griffey             cf        Berkman             1b
5. Dunn                lf        Ensberg             3b
6. Randa               3b        Burke               lf
7. Kearns              rf        Everett             ss
8. Valentin            c         Chavez              c
9. Ortiz               p         Oswalt              p

REDS 1ST: Freel flied to center; F. Lopez grounded out
(shortstop to first); Casey grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras singled to second; Self walked [Taveras to
second]; Biggio singled to center [Taveras to third, Self to
second]; Berkman was called out on strikes; Ensberg hit a
sacrifice fly to center [Taveras scored]; Burke flied to right;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 2ND: Griffey flied to center; Dunn flied to left; Randa
flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Everett was hit by a pitch; Chavez grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Everett out at
second]; Oswalt flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 3RD: Kearns grounded out (third to first); Valentin lined
to right; Ortiz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Taveras flied to center; Self grounded out (second
to first); Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 4TH: Freel grounded out (third to first); F. Lopez doubled
to left; Casey singled to left [F. Lopez to third]; Griffey
singled to left [F. Lopez scored, Casey to second]; Dunn walked
[Casey to third, Griffey to second]; Randa grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Dunn out at second];
1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman homered; Ensberg grounded out (third to
first); Burke grounded out (second to first); Everett struck
out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

REDS 5TH: Kearns was called out on strikes; Valentin lined to
center; Ortiz was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Chavez flied to right; Oswalt grounded out (second
to first); Taveras struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Freel doubled to right; F. Lopez reached on a
fielder's choice [Freel out at third (pitcher to shortstop to
third to second to pitcher), F. Lopez to second (on throw)];
Casey flied to center; Griffey struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Reds 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Self grounded out (second to first); Biggio flied to
left; Berkman walked; Ensberg singled to center [Berkman to
second]; Burke struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros
2.

REDS 7TH: Dunn was called out on strikes; Randa grounded out
(first to pitcher); Kearns grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Everett singled to left; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR CHAVEZ;
Palmeiro was called out on strikes; VIZCAINO BATTED FOR OSWALT;
Vizcaino struck out; Taveras singled to left [Everett to
second]; MERCKER REPLACED ORTIZ (PITCHING); LANE BATTED FOR
SELF; Lane doubled to left [Everett scored, Taveras scored];
Biggio walked; Berkman forced Biggio (second to shortstop); 2 R,
3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 8TH: AUSMUS REPLACED LANE (PLAYING C ); WHEELER REPLACED
BIGGIO (PITCHING); PALMEIRO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF);
VIZCAINO STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Valentin grounded out
(second to first); CRUZ BATTED FOR MERCKER; Cruz struck out;
Freel was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: WEATHERS REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Ensberg flied to
right; Burke flied to center; Everett flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING); F. Lopez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Casey lined to center; Griffey walked;
Dunn flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             1   4   0    4
 Astros           4   7   0    6


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