MLB Play by Play - Houston vs. Cincinnati

Astros 1st
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Ball, Palmeiro homered to right.
Jose Vizcaino:Vizcaino grounded out to second.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Berkman singled to center.
Morgan Ensberg:Ensberg doubled hard to deep left center, Berkman to third.
Jason Lane:Lane fouled out to third.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Ball, Burke doubled to deep left center, Berkman and Ensberg scored.
Eric Bruntlett:Ball, Ball, Ball, Burke to third on wild pitch, Foul, Strike looking, Bruntlett walked.
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Ausmus reached on bunt single to pitcher, Burke scored, Bruntlett to second.
Ezequiel Astacio:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Astacio struck out swinging.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 1st
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Felipe Lopez:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lopez homered to right.
Ray Olmedo:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Olmedo flied out to center.
Ken Griffey Jr.:Ball, Foul, Foul, Griffey singled to right.
Adam Dunn:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Dunn struck out swinging.
Wily Mo Pena:Pena singled to left center, Griffey to second.
Jacob Cruz:Ball, Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Cruz struck out looking.
End of Inning (1 Run, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 2nd
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Orlando Palmeiro:Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Palmeiro singled to center.
Jose Vizcaino:Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Vizcaino struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Berkman reached on fielder's choice to first, Palmeiro out at second.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ensberg fouled out to first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Reds 2nd
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Javier Valentin:Foul, Valentin popped out to second.
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion flied out to center.
Ramon Ortiz:Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ortiz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 3rd
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Jason Lane:Foul, Foul, Foul, Lane grounded out to shortstop.
Chris Burke:Strike looking, Strike looking, Burke grounded out to shortstop.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bruntlett flied out to left.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 3rd
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Foul, Lopez grounded out to pitcher.
Ray Olmedo:Strike looking, Olmedo doubled to left.
Ken Griffey Jr.:Foul, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Griffey struck out looking.
Adam Dunn:Ball, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Dunn homered to right, Olmedo scored.
Wily Mo Pena:Ball, Strike swinging, Pena lined out to second.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 4th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ball, Strike looking, Ausmus flied out to right.
Ezequiel Astacio:Astacio grounded out to second.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Palmeiro fouled out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 4th
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Jacob Cruz:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Cruz walked.
Javier Valentin:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Valentin flied out to left.
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Encarnacion struck out looking.
Ramon Ortiz:Ball, Ortiz flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 5th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Jose Vizcaino:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Vizcaino grounded out to shortstop.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Foul, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman lined out to center.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Ensberg struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 5th
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Felipe Lopez:Bunt foul, Lopez tripled to right.
Ray Olmedo:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Olmedo grounded out to first.
Ken Griffey Jr.:Griffey safe at first on Astacio's throwing error, Lopez scored, Griffey to second.
Adam Dunn:Ball, Strike swinging, Dunn flied out to center.
Wily Mo Pena:Pena doubled to deep left center, Griffey scored.
Jacob Cruz:Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Cruz singled to right, Pena scored.
Javier Valentin:Strike looking, Foul, Valentin doubled to deep left, Cruz scored.
Edwin Encarnacion:Strike looking, Foul, Encarnacion struck out looking.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 4 Hits, 1 Error)

Astros 6th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Jason Lane:Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Ball, Lane flied out to center.
Chris Burke:Ball, Strike looking, Burke grounded out to first.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Bruntlett struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 6th
Ezequiel Astacio pitching:
Ramon Ortiz:Ball, Strike looking, Ortiz grounded out to shortstop.
Felipe Lopez:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Lopez singled softly to left center.
Ray Olmedo:Olmedo singled to left center, Lopez to second.
Ken Griffey Jr.:Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Griffey flied into double play center, Olmedo out at first.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 7th
Ramon Ortiz pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ausmus doubled to center
Craig Biggio hit for Ezequiel Astacio.
Craig Biggio:Strike swinging, Biggio grounded out to third.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Palmeiro grounded out to second, Ausmus to third.
Jose Vizcaino:Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Vizcaino singled to shallow center, Ausmus scored.
Lance Berkman:Ryan Wagner relieved Ramon Ortiz, Ball, Vizcaino to second on wild pitch, Ball, Berkman singled hard to right, Vizcaino scored.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ensberg grounded out to third.
End of Inning (2 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)
Reds 7th
Russ Springer pitching:
Adam Dunn:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Dunn grounded out to second.
Wily Mo Pena:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike swinging, Pena struck out swinging.
Jacob Cruz:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Cruz struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 8th
Jason Romano in left
Matt Belisle pitching:
Jason Lane:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Lane singled to shallow center.
Chris Burke:Pickoff attempt, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Burke popped out to shortstop.
Eric Bruntlett:Strike looking, Bruntlett safe at first on left fielder Dunn's fielding error, Lane out at second.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Ausmus grounded out to pitcher.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Reds 8th
Mike Lamb at first
Chad Harville pitching:
Javier Valentin:Ball, Foul, Valentin flied out to left.
Edwin Encarnacion:Encarnacion singled softly to center
Joe Randa hit for Matt Belisle.
Joe Randa:Foul, Ball, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Randa hit by pitch, Encarnacion to second.
Felipe Lopez:Ball, Strike looking, Lopez singled softly to left center, Encarnacion scored, Randa to second.
Ray Olmedo:Ball, Ball, Randa to third, Lopez to second on wild pitch, Strike looking, Strike swinging, Olmedo hit sacrifice fly to right, Randa scored, Lopez to third.
Ken Griffey Jr.:Strike looking, Griffey homered to right, Lopez scored.
Adam Dunn:Strike looking, Foul, Dunn grounded out to second.
End of Inning (4 Runs, 3 Hits, 0 Errors)

Astros 9th
Kent Mercker pitching:
Mike Lamb:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Foul, Lamb struck out swinging.
Orlando Palmeiro:Strike looking, Foul, Palmeiro grounded out to third.
Jose Vizcaino:Strike looking, Ball, Vizcaino popped out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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