Astros 8, Dodgers 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 8 9 0
Los Angeles 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 6 1
WP: J. Robertson (13-7)
LP: K. Brown (13-8)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-R. Hidalgo singled to center, J. Bagwell and J. Kent scored, L. Berkman to second
-G. Blum doubled to right, L. Berkman and R. Hidalgo scored
Bot 2nd: Los Angeles
-J. Cabrera singled to left, F. McGriff scored, P. Lo Duca to third
-C. Izturis grounded into fielder's choice, P. Lo Duca scored, J. Cabrera out at second
Top 9th: Houston
-O. Merced walked, L. Berkman scored, R. Hidalgo to third, C. Porter to second
-C. Biggio grounded into fielder's choice, R. Hidalgo scored, C. Porter to third, O. Merced out at second
-A. Everett singled to right center, C. Porter and C. Biggio scored, A. Everett to second advancing on throw
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 1 0 1 0 2 2 .259
J. Vizcaino ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .243
   O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Everett p 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .247
J. Bagwell 1b 5 1 1 0 0 2 3 .275
J. Kent 2b 4 1 2 0 0 1 0 .297
L. Berkman lf 3 2 2 0 1 1 0 .284
R. Hidalgo rf 4 2 2 2 0 0 2 .304
G. Blum 3b 3 0 1 2 0 0 2 .266
   B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   A. Everett ss 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .247
   O. Dotel ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   M. Meluskey ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
   C. Porter pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .207
   B. Ausmus c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227
R. Chavez c 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .231
   O. Merced ph 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 .232
   B. Wagner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Robertson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .133
   M. Ensberg 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 .279
 Totals 35 8 10 10 3 8 14  
 Batting
2B - G Blum (18, K Brown); R Hidalgo (36, P Shuey).
S - J Vizcaino.
RBI - R Hidalgo 2 (73), G Blum 2 (46), O Merced (26), C Biggio (49), A Everett 2 (41).
2-out RBI - R Hidalgo 2, G Blum 2, A Everett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bagwell 1, R Chavez 1.
GIDP - G Blum.
Team LOB - 4.
 Los Angeles
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Roberts cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .246
R. Henderson lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
   R. Ventura ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242
   J. Romano lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .067
S. Green rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .273
F. McGriff 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .252
P. Lo Duca c 3 1 2 0 1 0 0 .285
A. Beltre 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .223
J. Cabrera 2b 4 0 2 1 0 0 2 .276
C. Izturis ss 3 0 0 1 0 0 3 .242
   M. Kinkade ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .212
K. Brown p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .179
   J. Thurston ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   P. Shuey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
   P. Quantrill p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 2 6 2 2 8 12  
 Batting
2B - P Lo Duca (31, J Robertson).
RBI - J Cabrera (33), C Izturis (33).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Izturis 1, M Kinkade 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - P Lo Duca (15, throw).
Outfield assists - S Green (J Robertson at Home).
DP - 2 (S Green-P Lo Duca, C Izturis-J Cabrera-F McGriff).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Robertson (W, 13-7) 5.2 5 2 2 0 6 0 5.10
B. Lidge 1.1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.60
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2.85
B. Wagner 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 1.74
 Los Angeles
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Brown (L, 13-8) 7.0 6 4 4 1 5 0 2.37
P. Shuey 1.0 2 4 4 2 2 0 3.05
P. Quantrill 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.70
HBP - C Biggio (by K Brown).
Pitches-strikes - J Robertson 84-57; B Lidge 20-11; O Dotel 12-6; B Wagner 13-10; K Brown 93-62; P Shuey 34-17; P Quantrill 10-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Robertson 4-7; B Lidge 1-3; O Dotel 0-3; B Wagner 0-1; K Brown 10-5; P Shuey 0-1; P Quantrill 1-1.
Batters faced - J Robertson 22; B Lidge 5; O Dotel 4; B Wagner 4; K Brown 28; P Shuey 7; P Quantrill 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kevin Kelley. 1B--Joe West. 2B--Dave Aschwege. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:43.
Attendance: 31,027.
Weather: 70 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, right to left.

Updated on Thursday, Sep 4, 2003 1:05 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
R. Hidalgo R. Hidalgo
2-4
2 RBI
 Los Angeles
J. Cabrera J. Cabrera
2-4
1 RBI