Pirates 5, Astros 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 9 0
Pittsburgh 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 X 5 10 1
WP: J. Fogg (6-4) S: M. Lincoln (2)
LP: T. Redding (6-9)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
-B. Giles doubled to right center, J. Kendall scored, B. Giles to third advancing on throw
-M. Stairs singled to right center, B. Giles scored, A. Ramirez to third
-J. Wilson singled to shallow center, A. Ramirez scored, M. Stairs to second
Top 2nd: Houston
-B. Ausmus singled to right center, L. Berkman scored
Bot 2nd: Pittsburgh
-J. Kendall singled to center, K. Lofton scored
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
-M. Stairs homered to right center
Top 6th: Houston
-J. Bagwell homered to right
-J. Kent homered to left
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .274
G. Blum ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .268
J. Bagwell 1b 3 1 1 1 1 0 0 .278
J. Kent 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .310
L. Berkman lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .285
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .329
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .303
B. Ausmus c 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 .210
T. Redding p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
   P. Munro p 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
   O. Merced ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .248
   M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   G. Zaun ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
 Totals 36 3 9 3 2 2 14  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman 2 (19, J Fogg 2); C Biggio (30, M Lincoln).
HR - J Bagwell (21, 6th inning off J Fogg 0 on, 0 Out), J Kent (13, 6th inning off J Fogg 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - B Ausmus (27), J Bagwell (55), J Kent (52).
2-out RBI - B Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Merced 1, G Blum 2, M Ensberg 1.
GIDP - L Berkman.
Team LOB - 8.
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .278
J. Kendall c 4 1 2 1 1 0 2 .312
B. Giles lf 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .305
A. Ramirez 3b 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 .283
M. Stairs rf 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 .287
   R. Sanders rf 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .261
R. Simon 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .272
   J. Tavarez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
   S. Sauerbeck p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Lincoln p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Wilson ss 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .246
A. Nunez 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .220
J. Fogg p 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .273
   C. Rivera 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .194
 Totals 31 5 10 5 5 3 16  
 Batting
2B - B Giles (19, T Redding); K Lofton (19, T Redding).
HR - M Stairs (11, 3rd inning off T Redding 0 on, 0 Out).
S - C Rivera , A Nunez.
RBI - B Giles (48), M Stairs 2 (25), J Wilson (34), J Kendall (37).
2-out RBI - J Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, K Lofton 1, A Nunez 1, B Giles 1.
Team LOB - 9.
BASERUNNING: CS - R Sanders (2, 2nd base by M Gallo).
 Base Running
CS - R Sanders (2, 2nd base by M Gallo).
 
 Fielding
E - A Ramirez (23, ground ball).
DP - 1 (A Nunez-C Rivera).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Redding (L, 6-9) 2.1 7 5 5 2 1 1 4.13
P. Munro 2.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.78
M. Gallo 2.0 1 0 0 2 1 0 0.00
R. Stone 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3.38
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Fogg (W, 6-4) 5.1 6 3 3 2 2 2 4.71
J. Tavarez 1.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.33
S. Sauerbeck 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.05
M. Lincoln (S, 2) 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1.59
IBB - J Kendall (by M Gallo).
Pitches-strikes - T Redding 59-35; P Munro 24-16; M Gallo 34-20; R Stone 19-10; J Fogg 78-42; J Tavarez 24-16; S Sauerbeck 4-2; M Lincoln 7-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Redding 1-5; P Munro 3-4; M Gallo 3-1; R Stone 2-1; J Fogg 9-5; J Tavarez 4-1; S Sauerbeck 3-0; M Lincoln 1-2.
Batters faced - T Redding 16; P Munro 9; M Gallo 8; R Stone 5; J Fogg 24; J Tavarez 7; S Sauerbeck 2; M Lincoln 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Vanover. 1B--Jim Wolf. 2B--Chris Guccione. 3B--Jerry Meals.
Time: 2:33.
Attendance: 14,271.
Weather: 78 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 2 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH'S JASON KENDALL EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 23 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING.
THE HOME RUNS BY HOUSTON'S JEFF BAGWELL AND JEFF KENT IN THE SIXTH INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Monday, Jul 21, 2003 9:44 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
B. Ausmus B. Ausmus
3-4
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
M. Stairs M. Stairs
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI