Astros 4, Pirates 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 6 1
Houston 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 X 4 10 0
WP: W. Miller (6-9) S: B. Wagner (24)
LP: J. D'Amico (6-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Houston
-J. Bagwell homered to left
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
-C. Rivera hit sacrifice fly to right, J. Kendall scored
Bot 5th: Houston
-A. Everett doubled to left center, B. Ausmus scored
-C. Biggio singled to shallow right center, A. Everett scored, W. Miller to second
Bot 6th: Houston
-M. Ensberg singled to left, R. Hidalgo scored, M. Ensberg to second advancing on throw
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
-A. Nunez homered to right
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .281
J. Kendall c 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 .305
B. Giles lf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .304
A. Ramirez 3b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .277
M. Stairs rf 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 .276
   C. Wilson rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
C. Rivera 1b 2 0 1 1 0 0 2 .174
J. Wilson ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 .244
   J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Nunez ss 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 .214
J. D'Amico p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .138
   J. Beimel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   J. Reboulet 2b 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .268
 Totals 30 2 6 2 1 8 9  
 Batting
HR - A Nunez (1, 8th inning off O Dotel 0 on, 0 Out).
SF - C Rivera.
RBI - C Rivera (2), A Nunez (14).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Wilson 1.
GIDP - J Wilson.
Team LOB - 3.
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (21, throw).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 .275
G. Blum 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .280
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .269
L. Berkman lf 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .279
R. Hidalgo rf 4 1 1 0 0 2 3 .317
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .316
B. Ausmus c 3 1 0 0 0 0 2 .206
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .247
W. Miller p 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .147
   B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   B. Hunter ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250
   O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   O. Merced ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .252
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 4 10 4 2 3 15  
 Batting
2B - A Everett (9, J D'Amico); R Hidalgo (25, J D'Amico).
HR - J Bagwell (16, 1st inning off J D'Amico 0 on, 2 Out).
S - B Ausmus.
RBI - J Bagwell (45), A Everett (25), C Biggio (33), M Ensberg (43).
2-out RBI - J Bagwell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 1, J Bagwell 1, C Biggio 2, R Hidalgo 2.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Hidalgo (K Lofton at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (G Blum-A Everett-J Bagwell).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. D'Amico (L, 6-9) 6.2 9 4 4 0 2 1 3.97
J. Beimel 0.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.60
J. Tavarez 1.1 1 0 0 1 1 0 4.50
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Miller (W, 6-9) 6.0 4 1 1 1 5 0 4.66
B. Lidge 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.61
O. Dotel 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.09
B. Wagner (S, 24) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.31
WP - J Tavarez.
Pitches-strikes - J D'Amico 107-71; J Beimel 4-0; J Tavarez 22-12; W Miller 90-61; B Lidge 7-7; O Dotel 19-15; B Wagner 13-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J D'Amico 5-13; J Beimel 0-0; J Tavarez 2-1; W Miller 2-10; B Lidge 2-0; O Dotel 1-1; B Wagner 1-1.
Batters faced - J D'Amico 30; J Beimel 1; J Tavarez 6; W Miller 22; B Lidge 3; O Dotel 4; B Wagner 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dan Iassogna. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Mark Wegner. 3B--Tim Welke.
Time: 2:35.
Attendance: 31,474.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
THE SINGLE BY PITTSBURGH'S JASON KENDALL IN THE FOURTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 16 GAMES.
PITTSBURGH'S MATT STAIRS LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE TOP OF THE FIFTH INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGHT GROIN.
THE SINGLE BY HOUSTON'S GEOFF BLUM IN THE SEVENTH INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 13 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, Jul 11, 2003 10:58 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
A. Nunez A. Nunez
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
J. Bagwell J. Bagwell
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI