Houston Astros 7, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 127
Played on Wednesday, August 23, 2006 (D) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  1  0    6  0  0  -   7 10  0
CIN N    2  0  0    0  0  0    1  0  0  -   3  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    4   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Burke 2b                      5   1   3   1       0   0       1   1
Berkman lf                    4   1   0   0       1   1       3   0
Ensberg 3b                    2   1   0   1       3   0       1   4
House 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       7   0
  Huff ph,1b                  1   1   1   2       0   0       3   0
Lane rf                       3   0   1   1       2   2       2   0
Everett ss                    5   1   3   2       0   0       3   4
Ausmus c                      5   1   1   0       0   0       7   1
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Biggio ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7  10   7       7   3      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Burke (20,off Michalak); Everett (24,off Cormier).
HR: Everett (4,5th inning off Michalak 0 on 0 out).
SH: Oswalt 2 (13,off Michalak 2).
HBP: Huff (5,by Belisle).
GDP: Ausmus (19,off Michalak); House (1,off Michalak).
IBB: Berkman (14,by Coffey).
Team LOB: 10.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Phillips 2b                   5   1   1   0       0   0       4   4
Hatteberg 1b                  4   1   1   1       0   0      11   0
Griffey cf                    4   0   2   1       0   0       3   0
Encarnacion 3b                3   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
Dunn lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Aurilia ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   4
Hollandsworth rf              4   0   2   1       0   2       1   0
D. Ross c                     3   0   0   0       1   1       4   2
Michalak p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   3
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cormier p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Clayton ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bray p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Belisle p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valentin ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       35   3   8   3       1   8      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Phillips-Aurilia-Hatteberg, Phillips-Aurilia-Hatteberg.
E: Encarnacion (19), Dunn (12).
PB: D. Ross (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Griffey (16,off Oswalt); Aurilia (22,off Springer); Hollandsworth (1,off
Wheeler).
HBP: Encarnacion (12,by Miller).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(10-8)                6     5   2   2   0   7   0  23
Springer                      1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Miller                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Wheeler                       1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     8   3   3   1   8   0  37

HBP: Miller (2,Encarnacion).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Michalak                      6.1   5   2   2   4   2   1  27
Coffey L(6-5)                 0     1   4   4   3   0   0   4
Franklin                      0     0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Cormier                       0.2   3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Bray                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Belisle                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9    10   7   7   7   3   1  44

HBP: Belisle (3,Huff).
IBB: Coffey (5,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Wally Bell, 1B - Mark Carlson, 2B - CB Bucknor, 3B - Adam Dowdy
Ejections: Todd Coffey by Wally Bell [Balls and strikes]
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 24873


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Taveras             cf        Phillips            2b
2. Burke               2b        Hatteberg           1b
3. Berkman             lf        Griffey             cf
4. Ensberg             3b        Encarnacion         3b
5. House               1b        Dunn                lf
6. Lane                rf        Aurilia             ss
7. Everett             ss        Hollandsworth       rf
8. Ausmus              c         D. Ross             c
9. Oswalt              p         Michalak            p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras grounded out (first unassisted); Burke
doubled to left; Berkman lined to center; Ensberg walked; House
forced Ensberg (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Phillips singled to center; Hatteberg singled to right
[Phillips scored]; Griffey doubled to left [Hatteberg scored];
Encarnacion struck out (catcher to first); Dunn popped to third;
Aurilia grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane walked; Everett forced Lane (shortstop to
second); Ausmus grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Everett out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 2.

REDS 2ND: Hollandsworth struck out; D. Ross was called out on
strikes; Michalak struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt grounded out (pitcher to first); Taveras
popped to first; Burke singled to center; Berkman struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

REDS 3RD: Phillips grounded out (shortstop to first); Hatteberg
grounded out (shortstop to first); Griffey singled to right;
Encarnacion was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg lined to left; House grounded out (pitcher
to first); Lane struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Dunn was called out on strikes; Aurilia singled to
right; Hollandsworth struck out; D. Ross flied to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett homered; Ausmus reached on an error by
Encarnacion; Oswalt out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Ausmus to second]; On a bunt Taveras singled to pitcher [Ausmus
to third]; Burke popped to catcher; Berkman grounded out
(pitcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

REDS 5TH: Michalak grounded out (third to first); Phillips
grounded out (third to first); Hatteberg popped to shortstop; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ensberg walked; House grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Ensberg out at second]; Lane
walked; Everett flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Reds 2.

REDS 6TH: Griffey flied to left; Encarnacion flied to right;
Dunn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Ausmus singled to left; Oswalt out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to second) [Ausmus to second]; COFFEY REPLACED
MICHALAK (PITCHING); Taveras walked; Burke singled to left
[Ausmus scored, Taveras to third (error by Dunn), Burke to
second]; Berkman was walked intentionally; HP umpire Wally
Bell called the third pitch to Morgan Ensberg a ball; catcher
David Ross told Bell that he disagreed; Bell took off his mask
and came around in front of the plate and lecture Ross; the next
pitch was low but pitcher Todd Coffey walked off the mound and
screamed at Bell; Coffey was ejected by Bell; FRANKLIN
REPLACED COFFEY (PITCHING); Ensberg walked (walk was charged to
Coffey) [Taveras scored, Burke to third, Berkman to second];
HUFF BATTED FOR HOUSE; CORMIER REPLACED FRANKLIN (PITCHING);
Huff singled to left [Burke scored, Berkman scored, Ensberg to
second]; Lane singled to center [Ensberg scored, Huff to third];
Everett doubled to right [Huff scored, Lane to third]; Ausmus
grounded out (shortstop to first); BIGGIO BATTED FOR OSWALT;
Biggio grounded out (second to first); 6 R, 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 7, Reds 2.

REDS 7TH: HUFF STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); SPRINGER REPLACED
BIGGIO (PITCHING); Aurilia doubled; Hollandsworth singled to
center [Aurilia scored]; D. Ross forced Hollandsworth (pitcher
to shortstop); CLAYTON BATTED FOR CORMIER; Clayton forced D.
Ross (third to second); Phillips lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BRAY REPLACED CLAYTON (PITCHING); Taveras flied to
right; Burke lined to center; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

REDS 8TH: MILLER REPLACED SPRINGER (PITCHING); Hatteberg
grounded out (second to first); Griffey grounded out (shortstop
to first); Encarnacion was hit by a pitch; Dunn grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BELISLE REPLACED BRAY (PITCHING); Ensberg flied to
left; Huff was hit by a pitch; Lane was called out on strikes;
Everett singled to right [Huff to second]; D. Ross allowed a
passed ball [Huff to third, Everett to second]; Ausmus grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

REDS 9TH: WHEELER REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Aurilia flied to
left; Hollandsworth doubled to left; D. Ross walked; VALENTIN
BATTED FOR BELISLE; Valentin struck out; Phillips popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  10   0   10
 Reds             3   8   2    7


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