Blue Jays 13, Pirates 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 8 14 3
Toronto 2 3 3 0 3 1 1 0 X 13 19 2
WP: C. Lidle (9-4)
LP: K. Benson (5-7)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
-A. Ramirez homered to left center, B. Giles scored
Bot 1st: Toronto
-J. Phelps singled to left, F. Catalanotto and C. Delgado scored, G. Myers to second
Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
-J. Reboulet doubled to left, M. Stairs scored
-J. Kendall reached on an infield single, J. Reboulet scored
-A. Ramirez safe at first on second baseman O. Hudson's fielding error, J. Kendall scored, B. Giles to second
Bot 2nd: Toronto
-C. Delgado homered to right, F. Catalanotto and R. Johnson scored
Bot 3rd: Toronto
-J. Phelps homered to left center
-O. Hudson homered to right
-V. Wells singled to right, H. Clark scored, F. Catalanotto to third
Bot 5th: Toronto
-F. Catalanotto homered to right, R. Johnson and H. Clark scored
Top 6th: Pittsburgh
-M. Stairs homered to right center
Bot 6th: Toronto
-F. Catalanotto grounded out to shortstop, C. Woodward scored, H. Clark to third, R. Johnson out at second
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
-B. Giles homered to right
Bot 7th: Toronto
-C. Woodward singled to left, G. Myers scored
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
-A. Ramirez hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Hyzdu scored
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300
   A. Hyzdu pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .091
J. Kendall c 4 1 2 1 1 1 1 .280
B. Giles lf 4 2 3 1 0 0 1 .316
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 2 3 0 0 4 .303
R. Simon 1b 5 0 1 0 0 0 5 .283
R. Sanders rf 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .253
M. Stairs dh 3 2 2 1 0 0 0 .202
   C. Wilson dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .238
J. Wilson ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .246
J. Reboulet 2b 5 1 2 1 0 2 1 .263
 Totals 42 8 14 7 1 6 17  
 Batting
2B - B Giles (11, C Lidle); J Reboulet (3, C Lidle).
HR - A Ramirez (3, 1st inning off C Lidle 1 on, 2 Out), M Stairs (2, 6th inning off C Lidle 0 on, 0 Out), B Giles (6, 7th inning off C Lidle 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - A Ramirez.
RBI - A Ramirez 3 (30), J Reboulet (8), J Kendall (20), M Stairs (6), B Giles (26).
2-out RBI - A Ramirez 2, J Kendall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Simon 2, J Wilson 1.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - B Meadows (1, catch); A Ramirez (13, ground ball); J Wilson (7, throw).
PB - J Kendall.
DP - 1 (J Wilson-J Reboulet-R Simon).
 Toronto
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Johnson rf 6 2 2 0 0 0 4 .263
F. Catalanotto lf 6 3 3 3 0 0 2 .333
V. Wells cf 5 0 2 1 1 0 1 .292
C. Delgado 1b 4 2 1 3 2 0 3 .323
G. Myers c 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .361
J. Phelps dh 5 1 3 3 0 0 1 .274
O. Hudson 2b 4 1 1 1 1 1 3 .286
C. Woodward ss 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .264
H. Clark 3b 4 2 4 0 0 0 0 .611
   M. Bordick 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
 Totals 44 13 19 12 5 2 21  
 Batting
HR - C Delgado (20, 2nd inning off K Benson 2 on, 2 Out), J Phelps (8, 3rd inning off K Benson 0 on, 0 Out), O Hudson (3, 3rd inning off K Benson 0 on, 0 Out), F Catalanotto (6, 5th inning off B Meadows 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Phelps 3 (30), C Delgado 3 (70), O Hudson (26), V Wells (60), F Catalanotto 3 (38), C Woodward (23).
2-out RBI - J Phelps 2, C Delgado 3, V Wells, C Woodward.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Hudson 1, G Myers 2, C Delgado 2, C Woodward 2.
GIDP - F Catalanotto.
Team LOB - 12.
 Fielding
E - O Hudson (8, ground ball); A Lopez (1, catch).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson (L, 5-7) 2.1 8 8 8 3 1 3 5.00
B. Meadows 2.2 8 4 3 1 0 1 6.92
J. Beimel 1.0 1 1 0 1 0 0 2.86
S. Torres 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.17
J. Tavarez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.13
 Toronto
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lidle (W, 9-4) 6.0 12 7 6 0 3 3 5.07
T. Miller 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.98
J. Tam 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 6.00
A. Lopez 1.0 0 1 0 1 1 0 3.62
C. Politte 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.00
WP - B Meadows.
HBP - B Giles (by A Lopez).
Pitches-strikes - K Benson 62-36; B Meadows 60-40; J Beimel 14-9; S Torres 18-11; J Tavarez 12-7; C Lidle 83-55; T Miller 9-6; J Tam 11-7; A Lopez 25-16; C Politte 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Benson 3-3; B Meadows 2-6; J Beimel 2-1; S Torres 2-0; J Tavarez 3-0; C Lidle 7-8; T Miller 0-1; J Tam 1-0; A Lopez 1-1; C Politte 1-1.
Batters faced - K Benson 18; B Meadows 19; J Beimel 4; S Torres 4; J Tavarez 4; C Lidle 31; T Miller 2; J Tam 2; A Lopez 6; C Politte 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Jim Joyce. 2B--Dan Iassogna. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 3:12.
Attendance: 14,090.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY PITTSBURGH'S ARAMIS RAMIREZ IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 21 GAMES.
THE HOME RUNS BY TORONTO'S JOSH PHELPS AND ORLANDO HUDSON IN THE THIRD INNING WERE HIT BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Tuesday, Jun 10, 2003 10:26 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
B. Giles B. Giles
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Toronto
F. Catalanotto F. Catalanotto
3-6, 1 HR
3 RBI