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Tuesday, September 23, 2008:
Reds 2, Astros 1
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Hairston, J, CF5010010.329
Patterson, C, CF0000000.203
Keppinger, 2B5130001.267
Votto, 1B4131011.291
Encarnacion, 3B2000204.255
Bruce, RF4000035.257
Cabrera, Jl, LF3021100.255
Hanigan, C4000004.267
Janish, SS4000012.178
Volquez, P3000021.098
Bray, P0000000.000
Weathers, P0000000.000
a-Valentin, Ja, PH1000000.246
Cordero, P0000000.000
Totals352923818.247
a-Grounded out for Weathers in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matsui, K, 2B3121000.289
Bourn, CF4000012.224
Tejada, M, SS3020100.286
Berkman, 1B3000123.314
Blum, 3B4010013.235
1-Abercrombie, PR0000000.296
Pence, RF4000031.269
Wigginton, LF4010011.286
Ausmus, C2000011.214
Rodriguez, W, P1000001.103
a-Erstad, PH1000011.276
Sampson, P0000000.136
Nieve, P0000000.000
Hawkins, P0000000.000
b-Newhan, PH1010000.250
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals3017121013.261
a-Struck out for Rodriguez, W in the 5th. b-Singled for Hawkins in the 8th.
1-Ran for Blum in the 9th.
BATTING
3B: Votto (3, Rodriguez, W).
TB: Cabrera, Jl 2; Keppinger 3; Hairston, J; Votto 5.
RBI: Votto (80), Cabrera, Jl (12).
2-out RBI: Cabrera, Jl.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hanigan; Bruce 2; Encarnacion.
GIDP: Encarnacion.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 9.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Cabrera, Jl (Tejada, M at 2nd base).
DP: 2 (Hanigan-Janish-Votto, Janish-Keppinger).

BATTING
2B: Tejada, M (37, Volquez), Wigginton (22, Volquez).
HR: Matsui, K (6, 1st inning off Volquez, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Blum; Tejada, M 3; Wigginton 2; Matsui, K 5; Newhan.
RBI: Matsui, K (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blum 2; Rodriguez, W; Berkman.
SAC: Matsui, K.
Team RISP: 1-for-10.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bourn (41, 2nd base off Volquez/Hanigan), Abercrombie (4, 2nd base off Cordero/Hanigan).
CS: Ausmus (2, 2nd base by Volquez/Hanigan).

FIELDING
DP: (Tejada, M-Matsui, K-Berkman).

CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Volquez(W, 17-6)7.16111913.21
Bray(H, 9)0.10000002.78
Weathers(H, 19)0.10001003.16
Cordero(S, 34)1.01000103.33
Totals9.071121014.44
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Rodriguez, W(L, 8-7)5.07222703.73
Sampson1.22000104.22
Nieve0.10000008.38
Hawkins1.00001003.97
Valverde1.00000003.38
Totals9.09223804.37
IBB: Berkman (by Volquez).
HBP: Ausmus (by Volquez).
Pitches-strikes: Volquez 98-62, Bray 3-1, Weathers 9-4, Cordero 11-7, Rodriguez, W 99-67, Sampson 17-14, Nieve 5-3, Hawkins 8-4, Valverde 13-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Volquez 4-2, Bray 0-1, Weathers 1-0, Cordero 0-0, Rodriguez, W 4-1, Sampson 2-1, Nieve 0-1, Hawkins 0-0, Valverde 2-0.
Batters faced: Volquez 28, Bray 1, Weathers 2, Cordero 3, Rodriguez, W 23, Sampson 7, Nieve 1, Hawkins 4, Valverde 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Bray 1-0, Weathers 1-0, Nieve 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Paul Emmel. 1B: Bill Miller. 2B: Jerry Meals. 3B: Gary Darling.
Weather: 73 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 3:02.
Att: 27,361.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
September 23, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media