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Snell hard-luck loser
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Reds 2, Pirates 0
Ian Snell overcame a rough first inning on Sunday to deliver a solid six-frame start. (David Kohl/AP)
Given his rugged first outing of the season, when he lasted just four innings against the Cards, Ian Snell had much to be pleased about on Sunday afternoon against the Reds. But Pittsburgh's offense couldn't solve Cincinnati starter Aaron Harang.
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Series at a glance:
  • Fri. 04/10: PPD
  • Sat. 04/11: PIT 10, CIN 2
  • Sun. 04/12: CIN 2, PIT 0
PIT
Pittsburgh (3-3)
Lost 1
Cincinnati 2, Pittsburgh 0   CIN
Cincinnati (2-3)
Won 1
April 12, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   0 3 0
Cincinnati
2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 X   2 7 0
Standings thru 4/12/09  |  Recap: PIT | CIN  |  Gameday  |  Pirates stats  |  Reds stats
Pittsburgh AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Morgan, LF 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 .423
Sanchez, F, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .333
McLouth, CF 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .143
Doumit, C 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .208
LaRoche, 1B 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .136
LaRoche, 3B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
  a-Vazquez, R, PH-3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222
Moss, RF 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .278
Wilson, Ja, SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .318
Snell, P 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .000
  Hansen, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Burnett, S, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Chavez, J, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Hinske, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Totals 29 0 3 0 0 9 6  

a-Grounded out for LaRoche in the 8th. b-Popped out for Chavez, J in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Morgan (1, Harang).
TB: Moss; Morgan 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Doumit.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 3.

BASERUNNING
CS: Morgan (1, 2nd base by Harang/Hernandez, Ra).

FIELDING
DP: (Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-LaRoche).
Triple Play: (Wilson, Ja-Sanchez, F-LaRoche).

 
Cincinnati AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Taveras, W, CF 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .364
Dickerson, LF 2 0 1 0 2 0 1 .333
Votto, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 5 .400
Phillips, 2B 3 1 1 2 1 0 4 .357
Bruce, RF 4 0 1 0 0 3 2 .200
Encarnacion, 3B 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .231
Hernandez, Ra, C 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .067
Gonzalez, Al, SS 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000
Harang, P 2 0 0 0 1 1 1 .000
Totals 27 2 7 2 5 9 18  

BATTING
2B: Taveras, W (1, Snell), Votto (1, Snell).
HR: Phillips (1, 1st inning off Snell, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Taveras, W 3; Votto 2; Encarnacion; Bruce; Phillips 4; Dickerson.
RBI: Phillips 2 (4).
2-out RBI: Phillips 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bruce 2; Phillips 2; Votto.
SAC: Taveras, W.
GIDP: Hernandez, Ra.
Team RISP: 2-for-10.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Taveras, W (1, 2nd base off Hansen/Doumit).

 
Pittsburgh IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Snell (L, 0-2) 6.0 5 2 2 3 7 1 7.20
Hansen 0.2 1 0 0 1 1 0 0.00
Burnett, S 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
Chavez, J 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.50
 
Cincinnati IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Harang (W, 1-1) 9.0 3 0 0 0 9 0 0.64

HBP: Morgan (by Harang).
Pitches-strikes: Snell 104-61, Hansen 16-10, Burnett, S 5-3, Chavez, J 12-7, Harang 108-80.
Groundouts-flyouts: Snell 7-3, Hansen 0-1, Burnett, S 0-0, Chavez, J 0-0, Harang 7-6.
Batters faced: Snell 25, Hansen 4, Burnett, S 1, Chavez, J 3, Harang 30.
Inherited runners-scored: Burnett, S 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Layne. 1B: Tony Randazzo. 2B: Chris Guccione. 3B: Ed Montague.
Weather: 50 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, In from LF.
T: 2:35.
Att: 12,876.
Venue: Great American Ball Park.
April 12, 2009
April 12, 2009

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