Houston Astros 8, Cincinnati Reds 5
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Tuesday, September 25, 2007 (N) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    1  0  1    2  0  2    1  0  1  -   8 10  0
CIN N    1  4  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   5  8  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Anderson cf                   3   1   1   2       0   0       3   0
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   2       1   2       3   2
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   1       1   1       9   0
Lee lf                        5   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
  Bruntlett pr,lf             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      4   1   2   2       1   1       1   0
Wigginton 3b                  5   1   0   0       0   0       1   3
Ransom ss                     5   0   0   0       0   3       1   3
Towles c                      5   2   1   1       0   0       6   0
Paulino p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Scott ph                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke ph,2b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       38   8  10   8       3   9      27   9

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

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman 2 (24,off Bailey,off McBeth); Towles (5,off Bailey).
HR: Pence (16,7th inning off Majewski 0 on 0 out).
SF: Biggio (5,off Bailey); Anderson (1,off Bailey).
HBP: Anderson (2,by Bailey).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Anderson (1,2nd base off Bailey/Valentin).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hopper cf                     4   0   2   2       1   0       6   0
Keppinger ss                  3   0   1   0       2   0       0   2
Votto lf                      5   1   1   1       0   2       5   0
Phillips 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Encarnacion 3b                4   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Valentin c                    4   1   1   0       0   1       9   0
Cantu 1b                      3   1   1   0       0   0       6   0
Ellison rf                    3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
Bailey p                      2   1   1   2       0   1       0   0
  Coutlangus p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Majewski p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bray p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McBeth p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Salmon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Coats ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       34   5   8   5       4   6      27   5

FIELDING - 
E: Votto (1), Encarnacion (15).
PB: Valentin (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Cantu (7,off Paulino); Bailey (1,off Paulino); Hopper (14,off Paulino).
HR: Votto (3,1st inning off Paulino 0 on 2 out).
HBP: Cantu (2,by Lidge).
GDP: Keppinger (10,off Paulino).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Paulino W(1-1)                5     8   5   5   1   2   1  23
Borkowski                     2     0   0   0   1   1   0   7
Qualls                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Lidge SV(17)                  1     0   0   0   2   3   0   6
Totals                        9     8   5   5   4   6   1  39

WP: Lidge (6).
HBP: Lidge (4,Cantu).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bailey                        5.2   3   5   2   2   5   0  26
Coutlangus L(4-2)             0     2   1   1   0   0   0   2
Majewski                      1.1   2   1   1   1   1   1   7
Bray                          1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
McBeth                        0.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   4
Salmon                        0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Totals                        9    10   8   4*  3   9   1  44

* - Team earned runs does not equal the composite totals for all pitchers due to instances in which provisions of Section 10.18 (i) of the Scoring rules were applied.
WP: Bailey (1).
HBP: Bailey (3,Anderson).

Umpires: HP - Chris Guccione, 1B - Kerwin Danley, 2B - Doug Eddings, 3B - Mike Everitt
Time of Game: 3:08   Attendance: 13261


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Anderson            cf        Hopper              cf
2. Biggio              2b        Keppinger           ss
3. Berkman             1b        Votto               lf
4. Lee                 lf        Phillips            2b
5. Pence               rf        Encarnacion         3b
6. Wigginton           3b        Valentin            c
7. Ransom              ss        Cantu               1b
8. Towles              c         Ellison             rf
9. Paulino             p         Bailey              p

ASTROS 1ST: Anderson was hit by a pitch; Anderson stole second;
Valentin allowed a passed ball [Anderson to third]; Biggio out
on a sacrifice fly to center [Anderson scored]; Berkman struck
out; Lee singled to left; Pence walked [Lee to second];
Wigginton flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Hopper singled to first; Keppinger grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Hopper out at
second]; Votto homered; Phillips lined to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Ransom flied to center; Towles grounded out
(shortstop to first); Paulino struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Encarnacion flied to left; Valentin singled to right;
Cantu doubled to left [Valentin to third]; Ellison walked;
Bailey doubled to right [Valentin scored, Cantu scored, Ellison
to third]; Hopper doubled to center [Ellison scored, Bailey
scored]; Keppinger grounded out (first unassisted) [Hopper to
third]; Votto grounded out (third to first); 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Anderson flied to left; Biggio walked; Bailey threw
a wild pitch [Biggio to second]; Berkman doubled to left [Biggio
scored]; Lee popped to second; Pence struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 5.

REDS 3RD: Phillips singled to right; Encarnacion flied to left;
Valentin struck out; Cantu grounded out (pitcher unassisted); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 5.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton reached on an error by Votto [Wigginton to
second]; Ransom struck out; Towles doubled to left [Wigginton
scored (unearned)]; Paulino reached on a fielder's choice
[Towles to third]; Anderson lined out on a sacrifice fly to
center [Towles scored (unearned)]; Biggio struck out; 2 R (0
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

REDS 4TH: Ellison popped to shortstop; Bailey struck out; Hopper
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Reds 5.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Lee flied to
left; Pence flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds
5.

REDS 5TH: Keppinger singled to left; Votto flied to center;
Phillips forced Keppinger (third to second); Encarnacion popped
to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 5.

ASTROS 6TH: Wigginton popped to first; Ransom flied to center;
Towles reached on an error by Encarnacion; SCOTT BATTED FOR
PAULINO; COUTLANGUS REPLACED BAILEY (PITCHING); Scott singled to
center [Towles to third]; Anderson singled to left [Towles
scored (unearned), Scott to second]; MAJEWSKI REPLACED
COUTLANGUS (PITCHING); Biggio singled to right [Scott scored
(unearned, but earned for the pitcher), Anderson to third];
Berkman walked [Biggio to second]; Lee flied to center; 2 R (1
ER), 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 5.

REDS 6TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED SCOTT (PITCHING); Valentin popped
to third; Cantu grounded out (third to first); Ellison popped to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Pence homered; Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to
first); Ransom struck out; Towles grounded out (third to first);
1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 5.

REDS 7TH: GONZALEZ BATTED FOR MAJEWSKI; Gonzalez flied to
center; Hopper grounded out (second to first); Keppinger walked;
Votto struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 5.

ASTROS 8TH: BRAY REPLACED GONZALEZ (PITCHING); BURKE BATTED FOR
BORKOWSKI; Burke struck out; Anderson grounded out (pitcher to
first); Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds
5.

REDS 8TH: QUALLS REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BURKE STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 2B); Phillips flied to center; Encarnacion
grounded out (shortstop to first); Valentin grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 7, Reds 5.

ASTROS 9TH: MCBETH REPLACED BRAY (PITCHING); Berkman doubled to
right; Lee singled to right [Berkman to third]; BRUNTLETT RAN
FOR LEE; Pence singled to left [Berkman scored, Bruntlett to
second]; Wigginton lined to left [Bruntlett to third]; SALMON
REPLACED MCBETH (PITCHING); Ransom struck out; Towles flied to
center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 5.

REDS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Cantu was hit by a pitch; Ellison struck out;
COATS BATTED FOR SALMON; Lidge threw a wild pitch [Cantu to
second]; Coats struck out; Hopper walked; Keppinger walked
[Cantu to third, Hopper to second]; Votto struck out; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  10   0    9
 Reds             5   8   2    7


Data courtesy of Retrosheet