Pirates 7, Brewers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Milwaukee 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 11 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 3 0 2 0 2 0 X 7 13 0
WP: J. Suppan (9-7)
LP: G. Rusch (1-12)
 Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: Milwaukee
-E. Perez doubled to deep right, W. Helms scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
-B. Giles doubled to right, J. Kendall and J. Wilson scored
-A. Ramirez singled to shallow right center, B. Giles scored
Bot 5th: Pittsburgh
-R. Sanders tripled to left center, J. Kendall and A. Ramirez scored
Top 7th: Milwaukee
-B. Kieschnick singled to center, W. Helms scored
Bot 7th: Pittsburgh
-A. Ramirez doubled to left center, J. Wilson and B. Giles scored
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
E. Young 2b 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .256
S. Podsednik cf 4 0 1 0 1 1 2 .316
G. Jenkins lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .275
   B. Clark lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .269
R. Sexson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .263
J. Vander Wal rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 1 .284
W. Helms 3b 4 2 2 0 0 0 2 .258
E. Perez c 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .314
R. Clayton ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .208
G. Rusch p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .231
   B. Kieschnick p 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .348
   L. Vizcaino p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. DeJean p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   D. Burba p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   K. Ginter ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262
 Totals 36 2 11 2 2 3 15  
 Batting
2B - E Perez (8, J Suppan); J Vander Wal (19, M Lincoln).
RBI - E Perez (38), B Kieschnick (7).
2-out RBI - E Perez, B Kieschnick.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Podsednik 1, E Perez 1, R Clayton 1, B Clark 2.
GIDP - J Vander Wal, R Clayton.
Team LOB - 9.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .309
J. Wilson ss 5 2 2 0 0 0 2 .242
B. Giles lf 4 2 2 2 0 1 1 .313
A. Ramirez 3b 4 1 4 3 0 0 0 .282
R. Sanders rf 4 0 1 2 0 2 3 .260
C. Wilson 1b 3 0 1 0 0 2 2 .250
   C. Rivera 1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .214
A. Hyzdu cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .180
J. Reboulet 2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .262
J. Suppan p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .286
   M. Lincoln p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Stairs ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .275
   M. Williams p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 35 7 13 7 2 8 13  
 Batting
2B - A Ramirez 2 (25, G Rusch, L Vizcaino); B Giles (18, G Rusch); C Wilson (9, G Rusch); M Stairs (10, D Burba).
3B - R Sanders (3, G Rusch).
S - J Suppan.
RBI - B Giles 2 (47), A Ramirez 3 (65), R Sanders 2 (39).
2-out RBI - B Giles 2, A Ramirez, R Sanders 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Suppan 1, A Hyzdu 2, J Wilson 1, C Wilson 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Reboulet-J Wilson-C Wilson 2).
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
G. Rusch (L, 1-12) 4.2 8 5 5 1 4 0 7.99
B. Kieschnick 1.1 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.18
L. Vizcaino 0.0 3 2 2 0 0 0 8.57
M. DeJean 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.21
D. Burba 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.95
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan (W, 9-7) 6.2 9 2 2 2 2 0 3.67
M. Lincoln 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.93
M. Williams 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 6.27
Pitches-strikes - G Rusch 93-61; B Kieschnick 18-11; L Vizcaino 9-6; M Dejean 11-8; D Burba 15-9; J Suppan 111-70; M Lincoln 11-6; M Williams 27-18.
Ground balls-fly balls - G Rusch 5-5; B Kieschnick 1-0; L Vizcaino 0-0; M Dejean 1-0; D Burba 1-2; J Suppan 11-7; M Lincoln 3-1; M Williams 0-2.
Batters faced - G Rusch 23; B Kieschnick 5; L Vizcaino 3; M Dejean 3; D Burba 4; J Suppan 29; M Lincoln 5; M Williams 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Mcclelland. 1B--Tony Randazzo. 2B--Ted Barrett. 3B--C.B. Bucknor.
Time: 2:42.
Attendance: 31,697.
Weather: 78 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
MILWAUKEE'S RICHIE SEXSON EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 15 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE TOP OF THE SECOND INNING.
PITTSBURGH'S JASON KENDALL EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 20 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIFTH INNING.
MILWAUKEE'S GEOFF JENKINS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH A STIFF LOWER BACK.
THE GAME IS NOT FINAL AS PREVIOUSLY REPORTED. MILWAUKEE'S PODSEDNIK FOUL TIPPED A PITCH AND DID NOT STRIKE OUT TO END THE GAME.

Updated on Friday, Jul 18, 2003 9:52 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Milwaukee
E. Perez E. Perez
2-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
A. Ramirez A. Ramirez
4-4
3 RBI