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Zito battered
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Reds 11, Giants 7
Aaron Rowand struck out three times against the Reds. (Al Behrman/AP)
Barry Zito will be glad not to face the Reds until next season, as he gave up eight runs to Cincinnati for the second time this year. The Giants threatened to take him off the hook, thanks in part to Rich Aurilia's pinch-hit homer in the sixth, but they got no closer than three runs.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (59-75)
Lost 1
Cincinnati 11, San Francisco 7   CIN
Cincinnati (59-76)
Won 1
August 29, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 0 0 4 0 3 0 0 0   7 13 2
Cincinnati
0 0 4 4 2 0 1 0 X   11 13 0
Standings thru 8/29/08  |  Recap: SF | CIN  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Reds stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, LF 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .239
  b-Aurilia, PH-2B 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 .274
Winn, RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 3 .306
Sandoval, 3B 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 .375
Molina, B, C 5 0 0 0 0 1 4 .280
Rowand, CF 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 .279
Ishikawa, 1B 3 1 2 1 1 0 0 .243
Burriss, SS 3 2 2 1 1 1 1 .275
Velez, 2B-LF 4 1 2 3 0 0 2 .225
Zito, P 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .128
  Sadler, B, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Rohlinger, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .111
  Matos, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Hinshaw, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Lewis, F, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .288
  Walker, T, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 7 13 7 3 8 16  

a-Struck out for Sadler, B in the 6th. b-Homered for Roberts in the 6th. c-Flied out for Hinshaw in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Velez (10, Volquez).
3B: Velez (5, Volquez).
HR: Aurilia (9, 6th inning off Affeldt, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Velez 5; Zito; Sandoval 2; Ishikawa 2; Rowand; Burriss 2; Winn; Aurilia 5.
RBI: Ishikawa (7), Burriss (14), Velez 3 (16), Aurilia 2 (43).
2-out RBI: Aurilia 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Roberts; Lewis, F.
GIDP: Winn, Velez, Molina, B.
Team RISP: 4-for-11.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
E: Zito (1, throw), Matos (1, throw).
DP: (Burriss-Velez-Ishikawa).

 
Cincinnati AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Dickerson, CF-LF 5 3 3 4 0 1 1 .328
Keppinger, SS 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 .267
Phillips, 2B 3 0 1 0 2 0 2 .263
Votto, 1B 3 1 2 1 1 0 1 .288
Encarnacion, 3B 4 1 2 5 1 1 2 .251
Bruce, RF 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .252
Cabrera, Jl, LF 3 3 2 0 0 0 1 .295
  Weathers, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Valentin, Ja, PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .252
  Cordero, F, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Bako, C 5 1 1 0 0 3 6 .206
Volquez, P 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 .080
  Affeldt, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Patterson, C, PH-CF 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .196
Totals 36 11 13 10 5 8 23  

a-Grounded out for Affeldt in the 7th. b-Walked for Weathers in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Phillips (23, Zito), Cabrera, Jl 2 (6, Zito, Matos), Dickerson (7, Zito).
HR: Encarnacion (23, 3rd inning off Zito, 3 on, 2 out), Dickerson (4, 5th inning off Sadler, B, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Encarnacion 5; Cabrera, Jl 4; Phillips 2; Dickerson 7; Keppinger; Votto 2; Bako; Bruce.
RBI: Encarnacion 5 (54), Dickerson 4 (10), Votto (60).
2-out RBI: Encarnacion 4; Dickerson 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Votto; Bako 3; Keppinger.
SAC: Volquez.
GIDP: Bruce.
Team RISP: 3-for-13.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Dickerson (4, 3rd base off Zito/Molina, B).
CS: Phillips (9, 2nd base by Matos/Molina, B).

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Phillips-Keppinger-Votto 2, Keppinger-Phillips-Votto).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Zito (L, 8-16) 3.1 7 8 7 2 2 1 5.62
Sadler, B 1.2 1 2 2 1 2 1 4.66
Matos 1.0 3 1 0 1 1 0 3.77
Hinshaw 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.86
Walker, T 1.0 2 0 0 1 2 0 4.53
 
Cincinnati IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Volquez (W, 16-5) 5.1 8 6 6 3 6 0 3.04
Affeldt 1.2 1 1 1 0 2 1 3.39
Weathers 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.34
Cordero, F 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 3.70

Matos pitched to 2 batters in the 7th.

Game Scores: Zito , Volquez .
IBB: Phillips (by Zito).
HBP: Votto (by Zito), Cabrera, Jl (by Sadler, B).
Pitches-strikes: Zito 80-50, Sadler, B 30-18, Matos 21-13, Hinshaw 8-5, Walker, T 22-14, Volquez 110-73, Affeldt 21-14, Weathers 14-10, Cordero, F 15-11.
Groundouts-flyouts: Zito 4-4, Sadler, B 1-0, Matos 0-1, Hinshaw 1-1, Walker, T 1-0, Volquez 3-5, Affeldt 2-0, Weathers 1-1, Cordero, F 1-1.
Batters faced: Zito 22, Sadler, B 7, Matos 6, Hinshaw 3, Walker, T 6, Volquez 26, Affeldt 6, Weathers 4, Cordero, F 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Sadler, B 3-1, Hinshaw 1-0, Affeldt 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Brian Gorman. 1B: Bruce Dreckman. 2B: Todd Tichenor. 3B: Mike Estabrook.
Weather: 74 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 7 mph, L to R.
T: 3:20.
Att: 25,445.
Venue: Great American Ball Park.
August 29, 2008
August 29, 2008

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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