Houston Astros 5, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 149
Played on Monday, September 18, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  1    1  0  1  -   3  9  0
HOU N    0  4  0    0  0  0    1  0  x  -   5  9  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel cf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       0   0
Phillips 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Dunn lf                       3   1   2   0       1   1       6   0
Aurilia ss                    4   0   1   1       0   1       2   2
Hatteberg 1b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       4   1
Encarnacion 3b                4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
D. Ross c                     3   0   1   0       0   2       4   1
Denorfia rf                   3   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
  Hollandsworth ph            1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
Lohse p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
  Olmedo ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Cormier p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valentin ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   3   9   3       1  10      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Denorfia-Aurilia.

BATTING - 
2B: Dunn 2 (23,off Oswalt 2); Aurilia (25,off Oswalt).
HR: Olmedo (1,7th inning off Oswalt 0 on 2 out); Hollandsworth (1,9th inning
off Wheeler 0 on 2 out).
HBP: D. Ross (3,by Oswalt).
GDP: Denorfia (1,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Freel (11,2nd base by Qualls/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   1       0   1       4   1
  Lane rf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lamb 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   0       2   5
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   0       1   2       7   1
Scott lf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Huff rf                       4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Jimerson rf,cf              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Burke cf,2b                   3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Everett ss                    2   1   1   0       1   0       0   2
Ausmus c                      4   1   2   2       0   0      10   1
Oswalt p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       29   5   9   5       3   4      27  10

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

BATTING - 
3B: Scott (4,off Cormier).
SH: Oswalt 2 (18,off Lohse 2); Everett (10,off Weathers).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lohse L(2-4)                  6     6   4   4   3   3   0  27
Cormier                       1     2   1   1   0   1   0   5
Weathers                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     9   5   5   3   4   0  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(14-8)                6.2   8   2   2   0   8   1  28
Qualls                        1.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Wheeler SV(6)                 1     1   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9     9   3   3   1  10   2  36

HBP: Oswalt (5,D. Ross).

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Bruce Dreckman, 2B - Ed Hickox, 3B - Larry Poncino
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 28711


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Freel               cf        Biggio              2b
2. Phillips            2b        Lamb                3b
3. Dunn                lf        Berkman             1b
4. Aurilia             ss        Scott               lf
5. Hatteberg           1b        Huff                rf
6. Encarnacion         3b        Burke               cf
7. D. Ross             c         Everett             ss
8. Denorfia            rf        Ausmus              c
9. Lohse               p         Oswalt              p

REDS 1ST: Freel struck out; Phillips flied to right; Dunn
doubled to center; Aurilia lined to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to left; Lamb flied to left; Berkman
walked; Scott forced Berkman (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Hatteberg singled to left; Encarnacion forced
Hatteberg (third to second) [Encarnacion to first]; D. Ross
singled to right [Encarnacion to third]; Denorfia grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [D. Ross out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Huff singled to center; Burke walked [Huff to
second]; Everett walked [Huff to third, Burke to second]; Ausmus
singled to center [Huff scored, Burke scored, Everett to
second]; Oswalt out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Everett to third, Ausmus to second]; Biggio singled to second
[Everett scored, Ausmus to third]; Lamb singled to right [Ausmus
scored, Biggio to second]; Berkman was called out on strikes;
Scott grounded out (first to pitcher); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 3RD: Lohse struck out; Freel grounded out (shortstop to
first); Phillips flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 4.

ASTROS 3RD: Huff popped to third; Burke grounded out (shortstop
to first); Everett flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 4.

REDS 4TH: Dunn was called out on strikes; Aurilia flied to left;
Hatteberg grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus singled to center; Oswalt out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Ausmus to second]; Biggio grounded out
(second to first) [Ausmus to third]; Lamb flied to left; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 5TH: Encarnacion was called out on strikes; D. Ross was hit
by a pitch; Denorfia singled to right [D. Ross to second]; On a
bunt Lohse made an out to third; Freel struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman was called out on strikes; Scott flied to
left; Huff grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: Phillips grounded out (third to first); Dunn doubled
to center; Aurilia doubled to right [Dunn scored]; Hatteberg
popped to third; Encarnacion struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Burke grounded out (second to first); Everett
singled to third; Ausmus forced Everett (third to second);
Oswalt struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: D. Ross struck out; Denorfia struck out; OLMEDO BATTED
FOR LOHSE; Olmedo homered; Freel singled to right; QUALLS
REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Freel was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Astros pitcher Roy Oswalt left the game
due to an injured neck/shoulder; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: CORMIER REPLACED OLMEDO (PITCHING); Biggio struck
out; Lamb flied to left; Berkman singled to center; Scott
tripled to right [Berkman scored]; Huff lined to right; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 5.

REDS 8TH: JIMERSON REPLACED HUFF (PLAYING RF); Phillips grounded
out (third to first); Dunn walked; Aurilia struck out; Hatteberg
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2,
Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: WEATHERS REPLACED CORMIER (PITCHING); Burke singled
to third; Everett out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[Burke to second]; Ausmus flied into a double play to right
[Burke out at second (right to shortstop)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 5.

REDS 9TH: LANE REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING RF); JIMERSON CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); BURKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B);
WHEELER REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Encarnacion grounded out
(third to first); D. Ross struck out; HOLLANDSWORTH BATTED FOR
DENORFIA; Hollandsworth homered; VALENTIN BATTED FOR WEATHERS;
Valentin grounded out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 3, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             3   9   0    6
 Astros           5   9   0    6


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