Houston Astros 8, Cincinnati Reds 3
Regular Season Game 21
Played on Tuesday, April 28, 2009 (N) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    1  1  0    0  4  0    0  2  0  -   8 10  0
CIN N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  1  -   3  7  3
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     5   2   3   2       0   1       3   3
Bourn cf                      3   1   0   0       2   1       3   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   0   0       1   0      10   1
Lee lf                        5   0   1   2       0   0       2   1
Tejada ss                     5   1   1   0       0   1       1   4
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Blum 3b                       4   1   2   0       0   1       1   3
I. Rodriguez c                3   3   2   1       1   0       5   1
W. Rodriguez p                2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  10   6       4   4      27  13

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

BATTING - 
2B: I. Rodriguez (3,off Harang); Lee (5,off Harang); Tejada (5,off Lincoln).
HR: I. Rodriguez (3,2nd inning off Harang 0 on 2 out).
SH: W. Rodriguez (2,off Harang).
GDP: I. Rodriguez (5,off Masset).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Matsui 2 (4,2nd base off Harang/Hernandez 2); Bourn 2 (6,2nd base off Harang/Hernandez,2nd
base off Masset/Hernandez).

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Hairston 3b                   4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
Votto 1b                      3   0   0   0       1   0      13   0
Phillips 2b                   4   1   2   1       0   0       2   2
Bruce rf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Hernandez c                   4   0   1   0       0   1       3   2
McDonald lf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Gonzalez ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   5
Harang p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Owings ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Masset p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lincoln p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nix ph                      1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Burton p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   3   7   2       3   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Gonzalez-Phillips-Votto.
E: Votto 2 (3), McDonald (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Phillips (3,off W. Rodriguez); Hairston (1,off W. Rodriguez).
HR: Nix (1,8th inning off Geary 0 on 0 out); Phillips (2,9th inning off Wright
0 on 0 out).
GDP: Votto (3,off W. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Phillips (4,3rd base off W. Rodriguez/I. Rodriguez).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
W. Rodriguez W(2-2)           7     5   1   1   2   5   0  26
Geary                         1     1   1   1   0   0   1   4
Wright                        1     1   1   1   1   0   1   5
Totals                        9     7   3   3   3   5   2  35

WP: W. Rodriguez (1).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Harang L(2-3)                 5     6   6   5   1   2   1  23
Masset                        2     1   0   0   2   0   0   8
Lincoln                       1     3   2   2   1   2   0   7
Burton                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    10   8   7   4   4   1  41


Umpires: HP - Fieldin Culbreth, 1B - Kevin Causey, 2B - Jim Wolf, 3B - Brian O'Nora
Time of Game: 2:46   Attendance: 9878


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Matsui              2b        Taveras             cf
2. Bourn               cf        Hairston            3b
3. Berkman             1b        Votto               1b
4. Lee                 lf        Phillips            2b
5. Tejada              ss        Bruce               rf
6. Pence               rf        Hernandez           c
7. Blum                3b        McDonald            lf
8. I. Rodriguez        c         Gonzalez            ss
9. W. Rodriguez        p         Harang              p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui singled to left; Matsui stole second; Bourn
reached on an error by Votto [Matsui scored (error by Votto)
(unearned)]; Berkman flied to center; Lee flied to center; Bourn
stole second; Tejada grounded out (pitcher to first); 1 R (0
ER), 1 H, 2 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Taveras walked; Hairston singled to center [Taveras to
third]; Votto grounded into a double play (shortstop to second
to first) [Taveras scored, Hairston out at second]; Phillips
doubled to center; Phillips stole third; Bruce grounded out
(first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Reds 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Blum popped
to first; I. Rodriguez homered; W. Rodriguez flied to center; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 2ND: Hernandez struck out; McDonald struck out; Gonzalez
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Matsui struck out; On a bunt Bourn made an out to
first; Berkman flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Reds 1.

REDS 3RD: Harang grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras
grounded out (third to first); Hairston grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee lined to left; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to
first); Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

REDS 4TH: Votto walked; Phillips flied to center; Bruce was
called out on strikes; Hernandez popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Reds 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Blum singled to right; I. Rodriguez doubled to left
[Blum scored (error by McDonald)]; W. Rodriguez batted right
handed; W. Rodriguez out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second)
[I. Rodriguez to third]; Matsui singled to right [I. Rodriguez
scored]; Matsui stole second; Bourn walked; Berkman flied to
left; Lee doubled to center [Matsui scored, Bourn scored];
Tejada struck out (catcher to first); 4 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 6, Reds 1.

REDS 5TH: McDonald struck out; Gonzalez flied to right; OWINGS
BATTED FOR HARANG; Owings struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

ASTROS 6TH: MASSET REPLACED OWINGS (PITCHING); Pence lined to
third; Blum singled to right; I. Rodriguez grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Blum out at second];
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

REDS 6TH: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Hairston
doubled to third; Votto lined to center; W. Rodriguez threw a
wild pitch [Hairston to third]; Phillips grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

ASTROS 7TH: W. Rodriguez batted right handed; W. Rodriguez
grounded out (third to first); Matsui flied to left; Bourn
walked; Bourn stole second; Berkman walked; Lee lined to third;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

REDS 7TH: Bruce popped to shortstop; Hernandez singled to
center; McDonald singled to left [Hernandez out at third (left
to third), McDonald to second (on throw)]; Gonzalez popped to
catcher; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Reds 1.

ASTROS 8TH: LINCOLN REPLACED MASSET (PITCHING); Tejada doubled
to center; Pence grounded out (pitcher to first) [Tejada to
third]; Blum was called out on strikes; I. Rodriguez walked;
ERSTAD BATTED FOR W. RODRIGUEZ; Erstad singled to left [Tejada
scored, I. Rodriguez to second]; Matsui singled to left [I.
Rodriguez scored, Erstad to third]; Bourn struck out; 2 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 1.

REDS 8TH: GEARY REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); NIX BATTED FOR
LINCOLN; Nix homered; Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first);
Hairston grounded out (third to first); Votto flied to left; 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Reds 2.

ASTROS 9TH: BURTON REPLACED NIX (PITCHING); Berkman grounded out
(pitcher to first); Lee grounded out (shortstop to first);
Tejada grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Reds 2.

REDS 9TH: WRIGHT REPLACED GEARY (PITCHING); Phillips homered;
Bruce walked; Hernandez lined to second; McDonald flied to
center; Gonzalez lined to left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8,
Reds 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  10   0    6
 Reds             3   7   3    5


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