Cincinnati Reds 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 102
Played on Thursday, July 27, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    3  3  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   8 12  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  3  0  -   4 11  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel rf                      5   2   3   0       0   1       0   0
Dunn lf                       3   3   3   4       2   0       4   0
Griffey cf                    3   1   1   2       2   0       1   0
Aurilia 3b,1b                 5   0   1   1       0   1       1   1
Hatteberg 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  Bray p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wise ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Guardado p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Valentin c                    4   0   1   0       0   1      13   0
Phillips 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   3
Clayton ss                    4   1   1   0       0   1       4   1
Ramirez p                     3   1   1   1       0   2       0   0
  Shackelford p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Majewski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castro 3b                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       37   8  12   8       4   8      27   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Phillips-Clayton-Hatteberg.

BATTING - 
2B: Freel (21,off Buchholz); Ramirez (1,off Buchholz).
3B: Freel (2,off Lidge).
HR: Griffey (20,1st inning off Buchholz 1 on 0 out); Dunn (31,2nd inning off
Buchholz 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Aurilia (8,off Albers); Phillips (9,off Albers).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Clayton (11,2nd base off Buchholz/Munson); Freel (23,2nd base off Albers/Munson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   1       1   5
Burke cf                      4   1   0   0       0   2       2   0
Berkman 1b                    3   0   1   1       1   0       8   1
  Backe pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane 1b                     1   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Huff 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Wilson lf                     4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Scott rf                      4   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Munson c                      4   1   2   1       0   1       8   0
Everett ss                    4   0   1   0       0   2       2   2
Buchholz p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Taveras ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Albers p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Lamb ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   4  11   4       1  13      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Huff-Biggio-Berkman, Everett-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Munson (6,off Ramirez); Biggio (27,off Majewski).
HBP: Burke (10,by Majewski).
GDP: Huff (1,off Ramirez).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ramirez W(4-6)                6.2   6   1   1   1   8   0  26
Shackelford                   0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Majewski                      0     1   2   2   0   0   0   2
Bray                          0.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Coffey                        0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Guardado                      1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        9    11   4   4   1  13   0  39

Majewski faced 2 batters in the 8th inning
HBP: Majewski (2,Burke).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buchholz L(6-9)               2     6   6   6   0   1   2  12
Albers                        5     2   0   0   3   4   0  18
Springer                      1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Lidge                         0.2   3   2   2   1   0   0   6
Wheeler                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9    12   8   8   4   8   2  41


Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - John Hirschbeck, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - Mark Carlson
Time of Game: 3:09   Attendance: 38254


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Freel               rf        Biggio              2b
2. Dunn                lf        Burke               cf
3. Griffey             cf        Berkman             1b
4. Aurilia             3b        Huff                3b
5. Hatteberg           1b        Wilson              lf
6. Valentin            c         Scott               rf
7. Phillips            2b        Munson              c
8. Clayton             ss        Everett             ss
9. Ramirez             p         Buchholz            p

REDS 1ST: Freel doubled to right; Dunn singled to center [Freel
scored]; Griffey homered [Dunn scored]; Aurilia popped to
shortstop; Hatteberg flied to center; Valentin struck out; 3 R,
3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Burke flied to left; Berkman
walked [Biggio to second]; Huff grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Phillips popped to first; Clayton singled to left;
Clayton stole second; Ramirez doubled to right [Clayton scored];
Freel grounded out (third to first); Dunn homered [Ramirez
scored]; Griffey grounded out (second to first); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilson lined to shortstop; Scott singled to left;
Munson forced Scott (third to second); Everett singled to center
[Munson to second]; TAVERAS BATTED FOR BUCHHOLZ; Taveras singled
to second [Munson scored, Everett to third]; Biggio flied to
left; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 3RD: ALBERS REPLACED TAVERAS (PITCHING); Aurilia lined to
center; Hatteberg grounded out (first to pitcher); Valentin
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Burke struck out; Berkman grounded out (second to
first); Huff struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 4TH: Phillips grounded out (third to first); Clayton flied
to left; Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Wilson struck out; Scott struck out; Munson struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 5TH: Freel struck out; Dunn walked; Griffey walked [Dunn to
second]; Aurilia grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Griffey out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett was called out on strikes; Albers struck
out; Biggio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 6TH: Hatteberg singled to center; Valentin flied to left;
Phillips grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Hatteberg out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros
1.

ASTROS 6TH: Burke popped to shortstop; Berkman grounded out
(first unassisted); Huff flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 6, Astros 1.

REDS 7TH: Clayton struck out; Ramirez struck out; Freel singled
to left; Freel stole second; Dunn walked; Griffey grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Wilson singled to left; Scott lined to center;
Munson doubled to right [Wilson to third]; Everett lined to
third; LAMB BATTED FOR ALBERS; SHACKELFORD REPLACED RAMIREZ
(PITCHING); Lamb struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 1.

REDS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING); Aurilia was called
out on strikes; Hatteberg struck out; Valentin singled to
center; Phillips struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 6,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: MAJEWSKI REPLACED SHACKELFORD (PITCHING); Biggio
doubled to left; Burke was hit by a pitch; AURILIA CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); BRAY REPLACED HATTEBERG (PITCHING);
CASTRO REPLACED MAJEWSKI (PLAYING 3B); Berkman singled to left
[Biggio scored, Burke to second]; BACKE RAN FOR BERKMAN; Huff
flied to left; Wilson forced Backe (second to shortstop) [Burke
to third]; Scott singled to center [Burke scored, Wilson to
second]; Munson singled to left [Wilson scored, Scott to
second]; COFFEY REPLACED BRAY (PITCHING); Everett struck out; 3
R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 6, Astros 4.

REDS 9TH: LANE REPLACED BACKE (PLAYING 1B); LIDGE REPLACED
SPRINGER (PITCHING); Clayton grounded out (second to first);
Castro grounded out (shortstop to first); Freel tripled to
center; Dunn singled to right [Freel scored]; Griffey walked
[Dunn to second]; Aurilia singled to right [Dunn scored, Griffey
to third]; WISE BATTED FOR COFFEY; WHEELER REPLACED LIDGE
(PITCHING); Wise grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Reds 8, Astros 4.

ASTROS 9TH: GUARDADO REPLACED WISE (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT BATTED
FOR WHEELER; Bruntlett struck out; Biggio singled to second;
Burke struck out; Lane struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
8, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             8  12   0    6
 Astros           4  11   0    8


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