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Cain roughed up
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Reds 9, Giants 3
Matt Cain fell short of six innings for the first time in 12 starts. (David Kohl/AP)
Matt Cain labored through his first two innings and the Giants never recovered, despite Emmanuel Burriss' first career homer. Cain's day ended after he gave a two-run double to the opposing pitcher, and the Giants suffered a three-game sweep in Cincinnati for the first time since 1994.
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Series at a glance:
SF
San Francisco (59-77)
Lost 3
Cincinnati 9, San Francisco 3   CIN
Cincinnati (61-76)
Won 3
August 31, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
San Francisco
0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1   3 12 0
Cincinnati
1 2 0 0 2 1 3 0 X   9 12 0
Standings thru 8/31/08  |  Recap: SF | CIN  |  Gameday  |  Giants stats  |  Reds stats
San Francisco AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Winn, RF 5 0 2 0 0 1 1 .308
Lewis, F, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .283
Aurilia, 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .274
Sandoval, C 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .393
Rowand, CF 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .281
Ishikawa, 1B 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 .244
  b-Rohlinger, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .107
Burriss, SS 4 2 2 1 0 1 3 .286
Velez, 2B 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .226
Cain, M, P 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .132
  Sadler, B, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Vizquel, PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .185
  Taschner, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Matos, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  c-Ochoa, PH 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .244
Totals 37 3 12 3 0 7 15  

a-Struck out for Sadler, B in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Ishikawa in the 9th. c-Doubled for Matos in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ochoa (8, Affeldt).
3B: Sandoval (1, Arroyo).
HR: Burriss (1, 4th inning off Arroyo, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Velez; Sandoval 4; Ochoa 2; Ishikawa; Rowand 2; Burriss 5; Winn 2; Aurilia.
RBI: Rowand (69), Burriss (15), Ochoa (3).
2-out RBI: Ochoa.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cain, M; Rowand; Velez; Winn.
GIDP: Aurilia, Lewis, F.
Team RISP: 1-for-6.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Lewis, F (Bako at home).

 
Cincinnati AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Dickerson, LF 4 2 1 0 1 1 1 .324
Keppinger, SS 3 3 2 1 1 0 0 .268
Votto, 1B 4 0 4 4 1 0 0 .294
Encarnacion, 3B 2 0 1 1 2 0 0 .253
Bruce, RF 2 1 0 1 3 1 4 .254
Cabrera, Jl, 2B 5 1 1 0 0 1 8 .288
Patterson, C, CF 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .197
Bako, C 4 0 1 0 1 2 0 .207
Arroyo, P 3 1 1 2 0 0 1 .196
  a-Phillips, A, PH 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .207
  Majewski, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Affeldt, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 33 9 12 9 9 6 19  

a-Singled for Arroyo in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Arroyo (3, Cain, M), Keppinger (18, Sadler, B), Encarnacion (26, Sadler, B), Votto (24, Taschner).
TB: Phillips, A; Encarnacion 2; Cabrera, Jl; Keppinger 3; Dickerson; Votto 5; Bako; Arroyo 2.
RBI: Votto 4 (64), Keppinger (33), Bruce (41), Arroyo 2 (6), Encarnacion (57).
2-out RBI: Keppinger; Bruce; Arroyo 2; Votto 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Patterson, C 2; Cabrera, Jl 4; Bruce.
SAC: Keppinger.
Team RISP: 5-for-12.
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING
SB: Dickerson (5, 2nd base off Cain, M/Sandoval), Arroyo (1, 2nd base off Cain, M/Sandoval).
CS: Votto (5, 2nd base by Cain, M/Sandoval).

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Encarnacion-Cabrera, Jl-Votto, Cabrera, Jl-Keppinger-Votto).

 
San Francisco IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Cain, M (L, 8-11) 5.0 8 5 5 5 3 0 3.69
Sadler, B 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 4.78
Taschner 0.2 2 3 3 3 1 0 5.06
Matos 1.1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.45
 
Cincinnati IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Arroyo (W, 13-10) 7.0 10 2 2 0 5 1 4.97
Majewski 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.45
Affeldt 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.47

Game Scores: Cain, M 29, Arroyo 54.
IBB: Votto (by Sadler, B).
HBP: Encarnacion (by Cain, M).
Pitches-strikes: Cain, M 111-64, Sadler, B 21-11, Taschner 31-16, Matos 23-16, Arroyo 116-82, Majewski 16-11, Affeldt 22-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Cain, M 4-5, Sadler, B 0-2, Taschner 0-1, Matos 0-1, Arroyo 6-3, Majewski 0-1, Affeldt 2-0.
Batters faced: Cain, M 27, Sadler, B 6, Taschner 7, Matos 4, Arroyo 29, Majewski 3, Affeldt 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Matos 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Mike Estabrook. 1B: Bruce Dreckman. 2B: Brian Gorman. 3B: Todd Tichenor.
Weather: 84 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 8 mph, In from LF.
T: 3:01.
Att: 26,519.
Venue: Great American Ball Park.
August 31, 2008
August 31, 2008

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