Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 23
Played on Saturday, April 29, 2006 (D) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    0  2  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   3  7  1
CIN N    0  0  0    4  2  0    0  0  x  -   6 12  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
Taveras cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   0       9   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   1   0       1   1       0   4
Wilson lf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Lane rf                       4   1   1   2       0   1       1   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       9   2
Everett ss                    2   0   0   0       2   1       2   2
Pettitte p                    2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Burke lf                    2   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   3   7   3       3   8      24  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Everett-Berkman, Ausmus-Berkman.
E: Pettitte (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (10,off Harang); Ensberg (7,off Mercker).
HR: Lane (5,2nd inning off Harang 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Taveras (3,2nd base by Harang/LaRue).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel cf                      4   0   2   0       1   1       5   0
Lopez ss                      5   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Aurilia 1b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       8   0
Dunn lf                       3   2   1   0       1   2       1   0
Kearns rf                     3   1   2   0       1   0       0   0
Encarnacion 3b                4   1   2   1       0   2       0   1
Phillips 2b                   3   1   1   2       1   0       0   1
LaRue c                       4   0   2   0       0   2       9   4
Harang p                      3   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Mercker p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McCracken ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  12   4       4   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. LaRue-Lopez.
E: Lopez (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Encarnacion (10,off Pettitte); Dunn (2,off Pettitte).
3B: Encarnacion (1,off Borkowski).
HR: Aurilia (4,5th inning off Pettitte 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Aurilia (1,off Pettitte).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Phillips (3,3rd base off Pettitte/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte L(1-4)               5    11   6   6   3   6   1  27
Borkowski                     2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Springer                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   6   6   4   9   1  38

WP: Pettitte (1).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harang W(4-1)                 7.2   5   3   3   2   7   1  29
Mercker                       0.1   2   0   0   0   0   0   3
Weathers SV(8)                1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9     7   3   3   3   8   1  36


Umpires: HP - Eric Cooper, 1B - Bill Miller, 2B - Gerry Davis, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 24873


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Biggio              2b        Freel               cf
2. Taveras             cf        Lopez               ss
3. Berkman             1b        Aurilia             1b
4. Ensberg             3b        Dunn                lf
5. Wilson              lf        Kearns              rf
6. Lane                rf        Encarnacion         3b
7. Ausmus              c         Phillips            2b
8. Everett             ss        LaRue               c
9. Pettitte            p         Harang              p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio struck out (catcher to first); Taveras struck
out; Berkman popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Freel singled to shortstop; Lopez forced Freel (second
to shortstop); Aurilia grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Lopez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg flied to center; Wilson singled to right;
Lane homered [Wilson scored]; On a bunt Ausmus grounded out
(pitcher to first); Everett popped to shortstop; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Dunn struck out; Kearns singled to left; Encarnacion
struck out; Phillips forced Kearns (third to second); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Pettitte struck out; Biggio grounded out (third to
first); Taveras singled to center; Taveras was caught stealing
second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: LaRue singled to center; Harang struck out while LaRue
was picked off first (catcher to first); On a bunt Freel singled
to pitcher; Lopez flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Reds 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (first unassisted); Ensberg
struck out; Wilson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Reds 0.

REDS 4TH: Aurilia grounded out (pitcher to first); Dunn walked;
Kearns walked [Dunn to second]; Encarnacion doubled to left
[Dunn scored, Kearns to third]; Phillips singled to pitcher
[Kearns scored, Encarnacion scored (error by Pettitte) (no
RBI)]; LaRue struck out; Harang singled to center [Phillips to
second]; Phillips stole third; Freel walked while Phillips
advanced to home on a wild pitch [Harang to second]; Lopez
struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Lane grounded out (pitcher to first); Ausmus lined
to center; Everett walked; Pettitte was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 4.

REDS 5TH: Aurilia homered; Dunn doubled to right; Kearns singled
to center [Dunn to third]; Encarnacion struck out; Phillips
forced Kearns (third to second) [Dunn scored]; LaRue singled to
left [Phillips to second]; Harang forced LaRue (second
unassisted); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio doubled to right; On a bunt Taveras hit into
a double play to catcher [Biggio out at second (catcher to
shortstop)]; Berkman reached on an error by Lopez; Ensberg
walked [Berkman to second]; Wilson grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

REDS 6TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); BURKE REPLACED
PETTITTE (PLAYING LF); Freel grounded out (third to first); On a
bunt Lopez made an out to first; Aurilia grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Lane flied to center; Ausmus was called out on
strikes; Everett struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 6.

REDS 7TH: Dunn struck out; Kearns grounded out (catcher to
first); Encarnacion tripled to right; Phillips walked; LaRue
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Burke singled to third; Biggio popped to catcher; On
a bunt Taveras grounded out (catcher to first) [Burke to
second]; MERCKER REPLACED HARANG (PITCHING); Berkman singled to
center [Burke scored]; Ensberg doubled to center [Berkman to
third]; LAMB BATTED FOR BORKOWSKI; Lamb flied to center; 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 6.

REDS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); MCCRACKEN BATTED
FOR MERCKER; McCracken grounded out (third to first); Freel was
called out on strikes; Lopez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 6.

ASTROS 9TH: WEATHERS REPLACED MCCRACKEN (PITCHING); Lane was
called out on strikes; Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first);
Everett walked; Burke flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Reds 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           3   7   1    6
 Reds             6  12   1    8


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