Cincinnati Reds 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 45
Played on Tuesday, May 26, 2009 (N) at Great American Ball Park

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  1    0  0  0  -   4 11  0
CIN N    0  0  2    1  0  1    2  0  x  -   6  8  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Tejada ss                     5   1   3   0       0   0       1   1
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   0       2   1       8   0
Lee lf                        4   1   2   0       0   1       1   0
Pence rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
I. Rodriguez c                4   0   1   2       0   1       8   0
Keppinger 3b                  3   1   1   1       1   0       0   1
Maysonet 2b                   4   0   2   1       0   0       2   3
Oswalt p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   4  11   4       4   5      24   7

FIELDING - 
PB: I. Rodriguez (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Tejada (16,off Owings); I. Rodriguez (7,off Owings).
3B: Berkman (1,off Owings).
HR: Keppinger (2,6th inning off Lincoln 0 on 0 out).
SH: Oswalt (5,off Lincoln).
GDP: Oswalt (1,off Owings); Berkman (4,off Cordero).
IBB: Keppinger (2,by Owings).
Team LOB: 8.

Cincinnati Reds              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Dickerson cf                  4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Hairston 2b                   2   1   0   0       1   0       3   3
Votto 1b                      4   1   1   2       0   2       9   3
Hernandez c                   4   0   1   2       0   1       5   0
Bruce rf                      4   1   1   0       0   1       3   1
Nix lf                        4   1   2   1       0   1       1   0
Gonzalez ss                   3   0   1   0       1   0       3   4
Rosales 3b                    3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
Owings p                      2   1   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Lincoln p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Herrera p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gomes ph                    0   0   0   1       1   0       0   0
  Masset p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Weathers p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Taveras ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cordero p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   6   8   6       3   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Gonzalez-Votto, Rosales-Gonzalez-Votto.

BATTING - 
HR: Nix (4,4th inning off Oswalt 0 on 0 out); Votto (8,7th inning off Byrdak
1 on 0 out).
SH: Hairston (4,off Oswalt).
HBP: Rosales (3,by Oswalt).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt                        6     7   4   4   2   5   1  28
Byrdak L(0-1)                 1     1   2   2   1   2   1   5
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     8   6   6   3   7   2  36

HBP: Oswalt (2,Rosales).

Cincinnati Reds              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Owings                        5     6   3   3   4   3   0  24
Lincoln                       0.1   2   1   1   0   0   1   3
Herrera                       0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Masset W(2-0)                 1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Weathers                      1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Cordero SV(13)                1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9    11   4   4   4   5   1  39

IBB: Owings (2,Keppinger).

Umpires: HP - Mike Everitt, 1B - Mike Estabrook, 2B - Brian Gorman, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 2:57   Attendance: 15619


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Cincinnati Reds          
1. Bourn               cf        Dickerson           cf
2. Tejada              ss        Hairston            2b
3. Berkman             1b        Votto               1b
4. Lee                 lf        Hernandez           c
5. Pence               rf        Bruce               rf
6. I. Rodriguez        c         Nix                 lf
7. Keppinger           3b        Gonzalez            ss
8. Maysonet            2b        Rosales             3b
9. Oswalt              p         Owings              p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Tejada flied to right; Berkman
tripled to right; Lee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Reds 0.

REDS 1ST: Dickerson lined to second; Hairston popped to
shortstop; Votto struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Reds 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence flied to right; I. Rodriguez struck out;
Keppinger grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 2ND: Hernandez flied to right; Bruce lined to second; Nix
singled to left; Gonzalez singled to second [Nix to second];
Rosales struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Maysonet popped to shortstop; Oswalt grounded out
(third to first); Bourn grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 0.

REDS 3RD: Owings singled to left; Dickerson singled to center
[Owings to second]; Hairston out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
first) [Owings to third, Dickerson to second]; Votto struck out;
Hernandez singled to center [Owings scored, Dickerson scored];
Bruce flied to left; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Reds 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada doubled to left; Berkman walked; Lee singled
to pitcher [Tejada to third, Berkman to second]; Pence lined to
second; I. Rodriguez doubled to center [Tejada scored, Berkman
scored, Lee to third]; Keppinger was walked intentionally;
Maysonet singled to right [Lee scored, I. Rodriguez to third,
Keppinger to second]; Oswalt grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Maysonet out at second]; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 2.

REDS 4TH: Nix homered; Gonzalez grounded out (second to first);
Rosales struck out; Owings lined to center; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Bourn singled to left; Tejada grounded out (second
to first) [Bourn to second]; Berkman walked; Lee flied to
center; Pence walked [Bourn to third, Berkman to second]; I.
Rodriguez flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds
3.

REDS 5TH: Dickerson grounded out (first unassisted); Hairston
grounded out (pitcher to first); Votto grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Reds 3.

ASTROS 6TH: LINCOLN REPLACED OWINGS (PITCHING); Keppinger
homered; Maysonet singled to right; Oswalt out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Maysonet to second]; HERRERA REPLACED
LINCOLN (PITCHING); Bourn struck out; Tejada singled to right
[Maysonet to third, Tejada out at second (right to first to
shortstop to second)]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 3.

REDS 6TH: Hernandez flied to right; Bruce singled to right; Nix
struck out; I. Rodriguez allowed a passed ball [Bruce to
second]; Gonzalez walked; Rosales was hit by a pitch [Bruce to
third, Gonzalez to second]; GOMES BATTED FOR HERRERA; Gomes
walked [Bruce scored, Gonzalez to third, Rosales to second];
Dickerson grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 4, Reds 4.

ASTROS 7TH: MASSET REPLACED GOMES (PITCHING); Berkman struck
out; Lee singled to left; Pence grounded out (second to first)
[Lee to second]; I. Rodriguez grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 4.

REDS 7TH: BYRDAK REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Hairston walked;
Votto homered [Hairston scored]; Hernandez struck out; Bruce
struck out; Nix grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 6.

ASTROS 8TH: WEATHERS REPLACED MASSET (PITCHING); Keppinger flied
to left; Maysonet lined to right; ERSTAD BATTED FOR BYRDAK;
Erstad grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Reds 6.

REDS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); Gonzalez popped to
catcher; Rosales flied to right; TAVERAS BATTED FOR WEATHERS;
Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 4, Reds 6.

ASTROS 9TH: CORDERO REPLACED TAVERAS (PITCHING); Bourn grounded
out (first unassisted); Tejada singled to right; Berkman
grounded into a double play (third to shortstop to first)
[Tejada out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Reds 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  11   0    8
 Reds             6   8   0    6


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