Pittsburgh 2, NY Mets 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 10 0
NY Mets 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 0
WP: B. Meadows (1-0) S: J. Mesa (5)
LP: S. Trachsel (1-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 5th: Pittsburgh
-J. Castillo homered to deep center
Bot 7th: NY Mets
-T. Wigginton singled to center, M. Piazza scored, M. Cameron to third
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
-J. Kendall hit sacrifice fly to center, T. Redman scored
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Redman cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .234
J. Wilson ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .390
J. Kendall c 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .353
R. Mondesi rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .250
R. Mackowiak 3b-lf 3 0 2 0 1 1 0 .286
R. Simon 1b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .118
    J.J. Davis pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Wilson lf-1b 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .372
J. Castillo 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .304
O. Perez p 3 0 1 0 0 2 2 .500
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Johnston p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Stynes 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .194
 Totals 32 2 10 2 1 5 13  
 Batting
2B - C Wilson 2 (6, S Trachsel 2); T Redman (2, S Trachsel).
HR - J Castillo (1, 5th inning off S Trachsel 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Wilson.
SF - J Kendall.
RBI - J Castillo (3), J Kendall (7).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Perez 1, R Simon 1, T Redman 1.
GIDP - J Wilson, R Simon, J Castillo.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - R Mondesi (V Wilson at 2nd base).
 NY Mets
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .310
R. Gutierrez 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .171
    E. Valent ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .154
    B. Looper p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
S. Spencer lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .290
M. Piazza 1b 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 .293
M. Cameron cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .289
T. Wigginton 3b 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .190
K. Garcia rf 3 0 1 0 0 2 2 .296
V. Wilson c 3 0 2 0 0 1 1 .400
S. Trachsel p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .286
    J. Duncan ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
    J. McEwing 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
 Totals 29 1 4 1 2 9 6  
 Batting
S - J Duncan.
RBI - T Wigginton (7).
2-out RBI - T Wigginton.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Valent 1, K Garcia 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
DP - 3 (T Wigginton-R Gutierrez-M Piazza, R Gutierrez-K Matsui-M Piazza, K Matsui-J McEwing-M Piazza).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez 6.2 2 1 1 2 6 0 3.09
B. Meadows (W, 1-0) 0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
M. Johnston 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
S. Torres 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.11
J. Mesa (S, 5) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
 NY Mets
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
S. Trachsel (L, 1-2) 8.0 8 2 2 1 5 1 5.82
B. Looper 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 91-59; B Meadows 17-14; M Johnston 6-4; S Torres 5-3; J Mesa 12-6; S Trachsel 101-64; B Looper 15-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 4-9; B Meadows 1-0; M Johnston 1-0; S Torres 0-0; J Mesa 0-2; S Trachsel 15-4; B Looper 3-0.
Batters faced - O Perez 23; B Meadows 4; M Johnston 1; S Torres 1; J Mesa 3; S Trachsel 31; B Looper 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Joe Brinkman. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Jeff Nelson. 3B--Marty Foster.
Time: 2:38.
Attendance: 40,172.
Weather: 65 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY PITTSBURGH'S JOSE CASTILLO IN THE FIFTH INNING WAS THE FIRST OF MAJOR LEAGUE CAREER.

Updated on Sunday, Apr 18, 2004 5:20 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
J. Castillo J. Castillo
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 NY Mets
T. Wigginton T. Wigginton
1-3
1 RBI