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Thursday, September 25, 2008:
Astros 8, Reds 6
Hairston, J, LF5113003.327
Patterson, C, CF5111020.206
Votto, 1B5010000.293
Encarnacion, 3B4000111.251
Bruce, RF4120001.261
Keppinger, SS4000022.264
Richar, 2B4111021.226
Bako, C1110200.213
Cueto, P1000012.044
Adkins, P0000000.000
a-Owings, M, PH1000001.304
Majewski, P0000000.000
Affeldt, P0000000.000
b-Rosales, PH1000002.200
Roenicke, P0000000.000
Herrera, P0000000.000
Burton, P0000000.000
c-Valentin, Ja, PH1111000.252
a-Grounded into a forceout for Adkins in the 5th. b-Flied out for Affeldt in the 7th. c-Singled for Burton in the 9th.
Matsui, K, 2B3233200.297
Bourn, CF5024016.223
Tejada, M, SS5010015.285
Maysonet, SS0000000.200
Berkman, 1B4010101.311
Blum, 3B4120003.241
Pence, RF4010114.269
Wigginton, LF5220013.288
Ausmus, C4110113.215
Arias, P0000000.000
Nieve, P0000000.000
Valverde, P0000000.000
Oswalt, P3121012.214
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Geary, P0000000.000
a-Abercrombie, PH1110000.309
Byrdak, P0000000.167
b-Towles, PH-C1000010.139
a-Doubled for Geary in the 7th. b-Struck out for Byrdak in the 8th.
2B: Bruce (17, Arias).
HR: Patterson, C (10, 1st inning off Oswalt, 0 on, 1 out), Hairston, J (5, 9th inning off Nieve, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Valentin, Ja; Richar; Hairston, J 4; Votto; Bako; Patterson, C 4; Bruce 3.
RBI: Patterson, C (34), Richar (3), Valentin, Ja (16), Hairston, J 3 (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cueto; Hairston, J.
Team RISP: 4-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

SB: Bruce (4, 2nd base off Oswalt/Ausmus).

PB: Bako (9).
Outfield assists: Bruce (Tejada, M at 2nd base).

2B: Bourn (9, Cueto), Abercrombie (5, Roenicke), Matsui, K (25, Roenicke), Blum (13, Herrera).
TB: Blum 3; Ausmus; Tejada, M; Berkman; Wigginton 2; Abercrombie 2; Bourn 3; Pence; Matsui, K 4; Oswalt 2.
RBI: Bourn 4 (29), Oswalt (5), Matsui, K 3 (33).
2-out RBI: Bourn 3; Oswalt; Matsui, K.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blum; Tejada, M 2; Bourn 2; Ausmus; Pence 2.
Team RISP: 7-for-16.
Team LOB: 13.

SB: Berkman (16, 2nd base off Affeldt/Bako).

Cueto(L, 9-14)2.27553104.81
Oswalt(W, 17-10)6.02113313.54
Wright, W0.10000205.10
Valverde(S, 43)0.21000203.31
Nieve pitched to 1 batter in the 9th.

Game Scores: Cueto , Oswalt .
WP: Wright, W.
HBP: Bako (by Wright, W), Blum (by Cueto).
Pitches-strikes: Cueto 75-48, Adkins 16-11, Majewski 17-9, Affeldt 22-9, Roenicke 13-8, Herrera 10-7, Burton 12-9, Oswalt 91-54, Wright, W 14-9, Geary 5-5, Byrdak 16-10, Arias 18-10, Nieve 5-3, Valverde 15-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Cueto 2-2, Adkins 0-1, Majewski 0-0, Affeldt 2-1, Roenicke 0-1, Herrera 0-1, Burton 0-0, Oswalt 7-6, Wright, W 0-0, Geary 0-1, Byrdak 1-0, Arias 1-0, Nieve 0-0, Valverde 0-0.
Batters faced: Cueto 19, Adkins 5, Majewski 4, Affeldt 7, Roenicke 4, Herrera 3, Burton 3, Oswalt 23, Wright, W 3, Geary 2, Byrdak 3, Arias 5, Nieve 1, Valverde 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Adkins 3-0, Affeldt 2-0, Herrera 1-0, Geary 2-0, Nieve 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Meals. 1B: Gary Darling. 2B: Paul Emmel. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 83 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, In from RF.
T: 3:24.
Att: 31,204.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
September 25, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media