Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 9 1
Houston 0 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 X 5 8 1
WP: W. Miller (4-2)
LP: K. Benson (3-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 4th: Houston
-J. Lane singled to right, J. Bagwell scored, L. Berkman to third, J. Lane to second on right fielder R. Mondesi's fielding error
-M. Ensberg singled to left, L. Berkman and J. Lane scored, M. Ensberg to second advancing on throw
-M. Ensberg scored, B. Ausmus to third on wild pitch
Bot 6th: Houston
-J. Bagwell singled to center, B. Ausmus scored, C. Biggio to second
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
-C. Stynes doubled to deep center, C. Wilson scored
-T. Redman singled to center, C. Stynes scored
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Redman cf 5 0 2 1 0 0 2 .219
J. Wilson ss 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .355
J. Kendall c 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .291
R. Mondesi rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 6 .283
    C. Rivera 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
R. Mackowiak lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .239
C. Wilson 1b-rf 4 1 2 0 0 2 0 .367
J. Castillo 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .293
C. Stynes 3b 4 1 2 1 0 0 2 .200
K. Benson p 2 0 0 0 0 2 2 .250
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Hill ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .295
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Nunez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .258
 Totals 37 2 9 2 1 10 20  
 Batting
2B - B Hill (2, W Miller); C Stynes (4, B Backe).
RBI - C Stynes (5), T Redman (7).
2-out RBI - T Redman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Mackowiak 2, R Mondesi 2, J Wilson 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Fielding
E - R Mondesi (3, bobble).
Outfield assists - R Mackowiak (L Berkman at Home).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .339
J. Vizcaino ss-3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 .111
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .337
J. Kent 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .295
L. Berkman lf 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 .294
J. Lane rf 4 1 1 0 0 1 3 .286
M. Ensberg 3b 4 1 2 2 0 1 3 .224
    A. Everett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283
B. Ausmus c 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .253
W. Miller p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .300
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
    B. Backe p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 29 5 8 3 5 5 16  
 Batting
2B - M Ensberg (5, K Benson); J Bagwell (9, K Benson).
S - W Miller 2.
RBI - M Ensberg 2 (9), J Bagwell (20).
2-out RBI - J Bagwell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kent 1, J Vizcaino 1, B Ausmus 1, M Ensberg 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
SB - J Kent (1, 2nd base off K Benson/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - M Ensberg (3, ground ball).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Benson (L, 3-2) 5.2 8 5 5 5 5 0 3.96
B. Meadows 1.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.92
S. Torres 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.85
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
W. Miller (W, 4-2) 7.1 6 0 0 0 7 0 2.75
B. Lidge 0.2 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.87
B. Backe 0.1 2 2 2 0 0 0 3.14
O. Dotel 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.57
WP - K Benson.
IBB - L Berkman 2 (by K Benson).
HBP - C Biggio (by K Benson).
Pitches-strikes - K Benson 97-58; B Meadows 16-10; S Torres 8-6; W Miller 114-74; B Lidge 8-4; B Backe 14-9; O Dotel 16-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Benson 4-7; B Meadows 4-0; S Torres 3-0; W Miller 5-10; B Lidge 1-0; B Backe 0-1; O Dotel 0-0.
Batters faced - K Benson 30; B Meadows 4; S Torres 3; W Miller 29; B Lidge 3; B Backe 3; O Dotel 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dale Scott. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Bill Miller. 3B--Brian Gorman.
Time: 2:48.
Attendance: 36,055.
Weather: 78 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 6 mph, out to center.

Updated on Friday, May 7, 2004 4:43 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
C. Stynes C. Stynes
2-4
1 RBI
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
2-4
2 RBI