Astros 11, Devil Rays 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Tampa Bay 0 0 0 3 1 2 1 1 0 8 11 1
Houston 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 X 11 11 2
WP: O. Dotel (5-1) S: B. Wagner (17)
LP: T. Harper (0-4)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Houston
-M. Ensberg homered to left, C. Biggio scored
-L. Berkman grounded into fielder's choice, J. Bagwell scored, J. Kent out at second
-A. Everett homered to left, B. Hunter and L. Berkman scored
Bot 2nd: Houston
-L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly into double play, M. Ensberg scored, J. Bagwell out at second advancing on throw
Top 4th: Tampa Bay
-T. Lee homered to right, T. Hall and A. Huff scored
Top 5th: Tampa Bay
-M. Anderson homered to right
Top 6th: Tampa Bay
-J. Sandberg homered to center, T. Lee scored
Top 7th: Tampa Bay
-T. Lee safe at first on third baseman M. Ensberg's fielding error, R. Baldelli scored, T. Hall to third, T. Lee to second
Top 8th: Tampa Bay
-M. Anderson doubled to deep right, J. Lugo scored
Bot 8th: Houston
-J. Kent singled to left, O. Merced and M. Ensberg scored, J. Bagwell to third
-J. Bagwell scored, J. Kent to second on wild pitch
-G. Blum singled to center, J. Kent scored
 Tampa Bay
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Lugo ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 4 .239
M. Anderson 2b 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 .268
R. Baldelli cf 5 1 1 0 0 2 1 .333
A. Huff rf 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .299
T. Hall c 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 .266
T. Lee 1b 5 2 2 3 0 2 1 .264
J. Sandberg 3b 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 .241
   J. Tyner ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .394
   T. Shumpert 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
C. Crawford lf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .261
N. Bierbrodt p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   C. Reyes p 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .000
   B. Grieve ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .256
   J. Colome p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Martin ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
   T. Harper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Venafro p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 8 11 7 3 7 10  
 Batting
2B - J Lugo (2, O Dotel); M Anderson (12, O Dotel).
HR - T Lee (4, 4th inning off J Robertson 2 on, 2 Out), M Anderson (2, 5th inning off R Stone 0 on, 0 Out), J Sandberg (2, 6th inning off R Stone 1 on, 0 Out).
RBI - T Lee 3 (17), M Anderson 2 (32), J Sandberg 2 (13).
2-out RBI - T Lee 3, M Anderson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lugo 2, J Tyner 2, R Baldelli 1.
GIDP - A Huff.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - R Baldelli (8, 2nd base off B Lidge/G Zaun).
 
 Fielding
E - J Sandberg (1, ground ball).
Outfield assists - R Baldelli (J Bagwell at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (R Baldelli-T Lee-J Sandberg).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 .278
M. Ensberg 3b 3 3 2 2 2 0 0 .343
J. Bagwell 1b 3 2 1 0 2 1 2 .284
J. Kent 2b 5 1 2 2 0 0 3 .326
L. Berkman lf 4 1 1 2 0 0 4 .289
B. Hunter rf 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .269
   O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   G. Blum ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .257
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
G. Zaun c 3 0 0 0 1 0 5 .262
   B. Ausmus c 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .199
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 3 0 1 4 .242
J. Robertson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .100
   R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   N. Bland p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257
   B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Merced rf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .266
 Totals 34 11 11 10 8 2 21  
 Batting
2B - J Bagwell (10, N Bierbrodt); B Hunter (5, C Reyes).
HR - M Ensberg (10, 1st inning off N Bierbrodt 1 on, 0 Out), A Everett (2, 1st inning off N Bierbrodt 2 on, 2 Out).
SF - L Berkman.
RBI - M Ensberg 2 (31), L Berkman 2 (35), A Everett 3 (11), J Kent 2 (45), G Blum (21).
2-out RBI - A Everett 3, G Blum.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 2, J Kent 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - J Robertson (1, throw); M Ensberg (1, catch).
DP - 1 (A Everett-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 Tampa Bay
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
N. Bierbrodt 1.0 4 7 7 5 0 2 9.68
C. Reyes 4.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5.06
J. Colome 2.0 1 0 0 2 2 0 3.58
T. Harper (L, 0-4) 0.1 3 4 4 1 0 0 4.01
M. Venafro 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.24
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Robertson 3.2 5 3 3 2 1 1 6.16
R. Stone 1.1 4 3 3 0 1 2 2.75
N. Bland 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5.25
B. Lidge 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1.49
O. Dotel (W, 5-1) 1.0 2 1 1 0 1 0 1.87
B. Wagner (S, 17) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.83
WP - J Colome, B Lidge, M Venafro.
Pitches-strikes - N Bierbrodt 56-24; C Reyes 31-22; J Colome 35-23; T Harper 16-9; M Venafro 9-5; J Robertson 69-46; R Stone 22-14; N Bland 12-8; B Lidge 26-16; O Dotel 19-13; B Wagner 19-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - N Bierbrodt 2-1; C Reyes 7-4; J Colome 1-3; T Harper 0-1; M Venafro 2-0; J Robertson 4-6; R Stone 3-0; N Bland 1-1; B Lidge 3-0; O Dotel 0-2; B Wagner 0-1.
Batters faced - N Bierbrodt 12; C Reyes 14; J Colome 9; T Harper 5; M Venafro 3; J Robertson 18; R Stone 7; N Bland 3; B Lidge 6; O Dotel 5; B Wagner 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Matt Hollowell. 1B--Bill Hohn. 2B--Eric Cooper. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 27,546.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
TAMPA BAY MANAGER LOU PINIELLA WAS EJECTED FROM THE GAME BY HOME PLATE UMPIRE MATT HOLLOWELL IN THE BOTTOM OF THE EIGHTH INNING FOR ARGUING A CLOSE PLAY AT HOME PLATE.
THE SINGLE BY HOUSTON'S LANCE BERKMAN IN THE FIFTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 7, 2003 12:18 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Tampa Bay
T. Lee T. Lee
2-5, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI