Houston Astros 7, Cincinnati Reds 5
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Thursday, May 3, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    1  3  0  -   5 11  2
HOU N    3  0  0    1  0  0    0  3  x  -   7 12  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Freel cf,3b                   4   1   1   0       1   1       4   1
Phillips 2b                   5   1   2   1       0   1       4   1
Griffey rf                    5   2   3   2       0   0       1   0
Conine 1b                     3   0   0   1       0   1       6   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   0   0       0   0       2   3
Dunn lf                       4   1   1   0       0   2       2   0
Encarnacion 3b                4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ross c                        4   0   1   1       0   2       4   0
Milton p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Hopper ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Saarloos p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castro ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stanton p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hamilton cf                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   5  11   5       1  10      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gonzalez-Phillips-Conine, Gonzalez-Conine.
E: Griffey (3), Gonzalez (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Ross (1,off Rodriguez).
3B: Phillips (2,off Qualls).
HR: Griffey (3,1st inning off Rodriguez 0 on 2 out).
SF: Conine (1,off Qualls).
HBP: Gonzalez (1,by Qualls).
GDP: Griffey (2,off Wheeler).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Griffey (1,2nd base off Qualls/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   1   1   1       0   0       2   2
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   1   1       1   2       0   2
Berkman 1b                    2   1   1   0       3   1       6   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lee lf                        4   0   3   2       0   0       1   0
Lane rf                       4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Quintero c                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence cf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Everett ss                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Lamb ph,1b                  1   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ausmus c                      3   1   2   0       0   1      10   0
  Loretta ph,ss               1   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
Rodriguez p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Scott rf                    1   1   1   2       0   0       1   0
Totals                       33   7  12   7       4   4      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Loretta-Biggio-Lamb.
E: Ausmus (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (5,off Milton); Ensberg (4,off Milton); Scott (5,off Stanton); Biggio
(8,off Weathers).
SH: Rodriguez 2 (2,off Milton 2).
GDP: Everett (2,off Milton); Lane (1,off Coffey).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Milton                        5     7   4   3   3   1   0  25
Saarloos                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Coffey                        1.1   1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Stanton L(1-1)                0     3   3   3   0   0   0   3
Weathers                      0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   7   6   4   4   0  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     7     6   2   2   0   8   1  27
Qualls W(3-1)                 1     3   3   3   1   2   0   8
Wheeler SV(5)                 1     2   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9    11   5   5   1  10   1  39

HBP: Qualls (2,Gonzalez).

Umpires: HP - Jim Joyce, 1B - Jeff Nelson, 2B - Jim Wolf, 3B - Tim Tschida
Time of Game: 2:52   Attendance: 29931


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Freel               cf        Biggio              2b
2. Phillips            2b        Ensberg             3b
3. Griffey             rf        Berkman             1b
4. Conine              1b        Lee                 lf
5. Gonzalez            ss        Lane                rf
6. Dunn                lf        Pence               cf
7. Encarnacion         3b        Everett             ss
8. Ross                c         Ausmus              c
9. Milton              p         Rodriguez           p

REDS 1ST: Freel flied to center; Phillips popped to first;
Griffey homered; Conine grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio reached on an error by Gonzalez; Ensberg
walked [Biggio to second]; Berkman singled to right [Biggio to
third, Ensberg to second]; Lee doubled to right [Biggio scored
(unearned), Ensberg scored, Berkman to third]; Lane flied to
center; Pence singled to right [Berkman scored, Lee to third];
Everett grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Pence out at second]; 3 R (2 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 3.

REDS 2ND: Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); Dunn grounded
out (second to first); Encarnacion flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus singled to right [Ausmus to second (error by
Griffey)]; Rodriguez out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Ausmus to third]; Biggio flied to right; Ensberg was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

REDS 3RD: Ross grounded out (shortstop to first); Milton was
called out on strikes; Freel flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Berkman walked; Lee singled to center [Berkman to
second]; Lane flied to left; Pence flied to center [Berkman to
third]; Everett popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 3.

REDS 4TH: Phillips singled to right; Griffey popped to second;
Conine flied to left; Gonzalez grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus singled to center; Rodriguez out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Ausmus to second]; Biggio
flied to left; Ensberg doubled to left [Ausmus scored]; Berkman
walked; Lee lined to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 1,
Astros 4.

REDS 5TH: Dunn struck out; Encarnacion struck out; Ross struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Lane flied to center; Pence popped to third; Everett
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds
1, Astros 4.

REDS 6TH: HOPPER BATTED FOR MILTON; Hopper singled to third;
Freel struck out; Phillips struck out; Griffey singled to right
[Hopper to third]; Conine struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: SAARLOOS REPLACED HOPPER (PITCHING); Ausmus was
called out on strikes; Rodriguez batted right handed; Rodriguez
lined to first; Biggio popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 1, Astros 4.

REDS 7TH: Gonzalez lined to pitcher; Dunn singled to right;
Encarnacion was called out on strikes; Ross doubled to center
[Dunn scored]; CASTRO BATTED FOR SAARLOOS; Castro flied to
right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: COFFEY REPLACED CASTRO (PITCHING); Ensberg struck
out; Berkman walked; Lee singled to left [Berkman to second];
Lane grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Lee out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 4.

REDS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); SCOTT REPLACED
RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING RF); Freel walked; Phillips tripled to left
[Freel scored]; Griffey singled to right [Phillips scored];
Griffey stole second [Griffey to third (error by Ausmus)];
Conine out on a sacrifice fly to center [Griffey scored];
Gonzalez was hit by a pitch; Dunn was called out on strikes;
Encarnacion singled to center [Gonzalez to second]; Ross struck
out; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Pence popped to shortstop; LAMB BATTED FOR EVERETT;
STANTON REPLACED COFFEY (PITCHING); Lamb singled to center;
LORETTA BATTED FOR AUSMUS; Loretta singled to left [Lamb to
second]; Scott doubled to left [Lamb scored, Loretta scored];
FREEL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); WEATHERS REPLACED
ENCARNACION (PITCHING); HAMILTON REPLACED STANTON (PLAYING CF);
Biggio doubled to center [Scott scored]; Ensberg grounded out
(third to first); Berkman was called out on strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 7.

REDS 9TH: WHEELER REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); QUINTERO REPLACED
QUALLS (PLAYING C ); LAMB STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); LORETTA
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Hamilton singled to center; Freel
singled to left [Hamilton to second]; Phillips flied to right
[Hamilton to third]; Griffey grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Freel out at second]; 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 5, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             5  11   2    7
 Astros           7  12   1    8


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