Houston Astros 3, Cincinnati Reds 2
Regular Season Game 134
Played on Thursday, August 28, 2008 (D) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   2  6  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  1    0  0  x  -   3  8  0
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dickerson lf                  4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Keppinger ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   3
Votto 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       5   3
B. Phillips 2b                4   1   1   0       0   1       1   0
Bruce rf                      4   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Rosales 3b                    2   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Patterson cf                  3   0   1   1       0   1       2   0
Hanigan c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Harang p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Encarnacion ph              1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   6   2       1  10      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Votto-Keppinger-Votto.

BATTING - 
3B: Bruce (1,off Backe).
GDP: Votto (6,off Backe).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Erstad cf,lf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Wigginton lf                  4   2   2   2       0   1       1   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Blum 3b                       3   0   2   0       0   0       1   3
Pence rf                      3   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Newhan 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Quintero c                    2   1   1   1       0   0      11   1
Backe p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   3   8   3       0   9      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berkman-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (41,off Harang).
HR: Wigginton 2 (19,1st inning off Harang 0 on 1 out,6th inning off Harang
0 on 0 out); Quintero (2,5th inning off Harang 0 on 1 out).
SH: Quintero (5,off Harang).
GDP: Berkman (12,off Weathers).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harang L(4-14)                7     7   3   3   0   9   3  28
Weathers                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     8   3   3   0   9   3  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe W(9-12)                 6.2   6   2   2   1   6   0  25
Brocail                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Valverde SV(35)               1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   2   1  10   0  32


Umpires: HP - Ted Barrett, 1B - Dana DeMuth, 2B - Lance Barksdale, 3B - Doug Eddings
Time of Game: 2:23   Attendance: 30028


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Dickerson           lf        Erstad              cf
2. Keppinger           ss        Wigginton           lf
3. Votto               1b        Tejada              ss
4. B. Phillips         2b        Berkman             1b
5. Bruce               rf        Blum                3b
6. Rosales             3b        Pence               rf
7. Patterson           cf        Newhan              2b
8. Hanigan             c         Quintero            c
9. Harang              p         Backe               p

REDS 1ST: Dickerson flied to center; Keppinger singled to
center; Votto grounded into a double play (first to shortstop to
first) [Keppinger out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Erstad flied to center; Wigginton homered; Tejada
flied to right; Berkman doubled to right; Blum popped to
shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 2ND: B. Phillips flied to center; Bruce grounded out (first
unassisted); Rosales grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence flied to left; Newhan struck out; Quintero
popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 3RD: Patterson flied to center; Hanigan singled to center;
On a bunt Harang made an out to catcher; Dickerson struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Backe was called out on strikes; Erstad grounded out
(first to pitcher); Wigginton was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 4TH: Keppinger popped to shortstop; Votto struck out; B.
Phillips grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
popped to shortstop; Blum singled to center; Pence struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 5TH: Bruce popped to third; Rosales grounded out (third to
first); Patterson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Newhan popped to third; Quintero homered; Backe was
called out on strikes; Erstad was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

REDS 6TH: Hanigan was called out on strikes; Harang struck out;
Dickerson singled to pitcher; Dickerson was picked off first
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wigginton homered; Tejada struck out; Berkman struck
out; Blum singled to right; Pence struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 3.

REDS 7TH: Keppinger was called out on strikes; Votto flied to
left; B. Phillips singled to pitcher; Bruce tripled to left [B.
Phillips scored]; Rosales walked; Patterson singled to left
[Bruce scored, Rosales to second]; BROCAIL REPLACED BACKE
(PITCHING); Hanigan forced Patterson (third to second); 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Newhan singled to right; Quintero out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Newhan to second]; LORETTA BATTED FOR
BROCAIL; Loretta lined to third; Erstad grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

REDS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED LORETTA (PITCHING); ENCARNACION
BATTED FOR HARANG; Encarnacion grounded out (third to first);
Dickerson was called out on strikes; Keppinger grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: WEATHERS REPLACED ENCARNACION (PITCHING); Wigginton
flied to center; Tejada singled to right; Berkman grounded into
a double play (first to shortstop to first) [Tejada out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

REDS 9TH: ERSTAD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); VALVERDE
REPLACED WIGGINTON (PITCHING); BOURN REPLACED HAWKINS (PLAYING
CF); Votto struck out; B. Phillips struck out; Bruce struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             2   6   0    3
 Astros           3   8   0    4


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