Cincinnati Reds 4, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 12
Played on Sunday, April 19, 2009 (D) at Minute Maid Park

CIN N    0  0  0    0  0  0    3  0  1  -   4  7  3
HOU N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  7  1
Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    2   0   1   1       1   0       1   0
Dickerson lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Votto 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       7   2
Phillips 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Encarnacion 3b                3   0   0   0       1   2       2   4
Nix rf                        2   0   2   0       0   0       0   0
  Hairston ph,rf              1   1   1   0       1   0       1   0
Hernandez c                   4   1   1   0       0   1      10   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   1   0   0       0   1       0   0
Volquez p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Owings ph                   1   0   1   2       0   0       0   0
  Bruce pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rhodes p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  McDonald ph                 1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Cordero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   7   3       3   8      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Phillips-Votto, Encarnacion-Votto.
E: Dickerson (1), Votto (1), Volquez (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Nix (3,off Paulino); Owings (2,off Geary).
3B: McDonald (1,off Sampson).
SH: Gonzalez (1,off Geary).
SF: Taveras (1,off Sampson).
HBP: Dickerson (1,by Paulino); Taveras (2,by Geary).
GDP: Phillips (2,off Paulino); Votto (2,off Geary).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      4   2   1   0       1   1       4   0
Tejada ss                     5   0   3   1       0   0       3   3
Berkman 1b                    3   0   1   0       2   1       9   0
Lee lf                        2   0   0   1       2   1       2   0
Pence rf                      3   0   1   0       2   1       1   0
Blum 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Matsui pr,2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Smith 2b,3b                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   4
Quintero c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Paulino p                     2   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  I. Rodriguez ph,c           1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       8  10      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Smith-Tejada-Berkman, Smith-Tejada-Berkman.
E: Geary (1).

BATTING - 
SH: Smith (1,off Weathers).
SF: Lee (2,off Cordero).
GDP: Blum (1,off Volquez); Berkman (2,off Rhodes).
Team LOB: 13.

PITCHING
Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Volquez W(2-1)                6     4   1   1   5   7   0  27
Rhodes                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Weathers                      1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Cordero SV(4)                 1     1   1   1   2   1   0   6
Totals                        9     7   2   2   8  10   0  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Paulino                       6     3   0   0   2   6   0  23
Byrdak                        0     0   1   1   1   0   0   1
Geary L(0-1)                  1     2   2   1   0   1   0   6
Fulchino                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Sampson                       1     1   1   1   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     7   4   3   3   8   0  38

Byrdak faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
HBP: Paulino (1,Dickerson); Geary (1,Taveras).

Umpires: HP - Paul Schrieber, 1B - Paul Nauert, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Ed Rapuano
Time of Game: 3:19   Attendance: 29372


Starting Lineups:

   Cincinnati Reds               Houston Astros           
1. Taveras             cf        Bourn               cf
2. Dickerson           lf        Tejada              ss
3. Votto               1b        Berkman             1b
4. Phillips            2b        Lee                 lf
5. Encarnacion         3b        Pence               rf
6. Nix                 rf        Blum                3b
7. Hernandez           c         Smith               2b
8. Gonzalez            ss        Quintero            c
9. Volquez             p         Paulino             p

REDS 1ST: Taveras singled to center; Dickerson was hit by a
pitch [Taveras to second]; Votto struck out; Phillips grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Dickerson out
at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn flied to center; Tejada reached on an error by
Volquez (assist by Votto); Berkman walked [Tejada to second];
Lee lined to left [Tejada to third (error by Dickerson)]; Pence
forced Berkman (third to second); 0 R, 0 H, 2 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 0.

REDS 2ND: Encarnacion was called out on strikes; Nix doubled to
left; Hernandez was called out on strikes; Gonzalez struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum struck out; Smith struck out; Quintero grounded
out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

REDS 3RD: Volquez struck out; Taveras flied to center; Dickerson
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Paulino struck out; Bourn singled to center; Tejada
singled to left [Bourn scored]; Berkman singled to right [Tejada
to second]; Lee walked [Tejada to third, Berkman to second];
Pence struck out; Blum popped to third; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 4TH: Votto flied to left; Phillips grounded out (shortstop
to first); Encarnacion walked; Nix singled to center
[Encarnacion to third]; Hernandez grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Smith struck out; Quintero grounded out (second to
first); Paulino singled to right; Bourn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

REDS 5TH: Gonzalez flied to center; Volquez grounded out
(pitcher to first); Taveras walked; Dickerson grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Tejada grounded out (second to first); Berkman
walked; Lee walked [Berkman to second]; Pence walked [Berkman to
third, Lee to second]; Blum grounded into a double play (second
to first) [Pence out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 6TH: Votto lined to left; Phillips lined to shortstop;
Encarnacion grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Reds 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: On a bunt Smith grounded out (third to first);
Quintero grounded out (pitcher to first); ERSTAD BATTED FOR
PAULINO; Erstad struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Reds 0,
Astros 1.

REDS 7TH: BYRDAK REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); HAIRSTON BATTED FOR
NIX; Hairston walked; GEARY REPLACED BYRDAK (PITCHING);
Hernandez singled to right [Hairston to second]; Gonzalez
reached on an error by Geary on a sacrifice bunt [Hairston
scored (no RBI), Hernandez to third, Gonzalez to second]; OWINGS
BATTED FOR VOLQUEZ; Owings doubled to left [Hernandez scored,
Gonzalez scored (unearned)]; BRUCE RAN FOR OWINGS; Taveras was
hit by a pitch; Dickerson struck out; Votto grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Taveras out at
second]; 3 R (2 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: HAIRSTON STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); RHODES
REPLACED BRUCE (PITCHING); Bourn reached on an error by Votto;
Tejada singled to left [Bourn to second]; Berkman grounded into
a double play (third to first) [Tejada to second, Bourn out at
third]; Lee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

REDS 8TH: FULCHINO REPLACED GEARY (PITCHING); Phillips flied to
center; Encarnacion struck out; Hairston singled to center;
Hernandez lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros
1.

ASTROS 8TH: WEATHERS REPLACED RHODES (PITCHING); Pence singled
to third; Blum walked [Pence to second]; Smith out on a
sacrifice bunt (third to second) [Pence to third, Blum to
second]; MICHAELS BATTED FOR QUINTERO; MATSUI RAN FOR BLUM;
Michaels lined to first; I. RODRIGUEZ BATTED FOR FULCHINO; I.
Rodriguez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Reds 3, Astros 1.

REDS 9TH: MATSUI STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); SMITH CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); SAMPSON REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); I.
RODRIGUEZ STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); Gonzalez grounded out
(third to first); MCDONALD BATTED FOR WEATHERS; McDonald tripled
to center; Taveras out on a sacrifice fly to center [McDonald
scored]; Dickerson grounded out (first unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Reds 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: CORDERO REPLACED MCDONALD (PITCHING); Bourn walked;
Tejada singled to left [Bourn to third]; Berkman struck out; Lee
out on a sacrifice fly to left [Bourn scored]; Pence walked
[Tejada to second]; Matsui flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.
 Reds 4, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Reds             4   7   3    7
 Astros           2   7   1   13


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