Florida 6, Houston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 0
Florida 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 X 6 12 0
WP: J. Beckett (4-3) S: A. Benitez (16)
LP: R. Oswalt (2-3)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Florida
-L. Castillo scored on wild pitch
-M. Lowell homered to deep left
Bot 2nd: Florida
-L. Castillo singled to shortstop, H. Choi scored, M. Redmond to third
Top 4th: Houston
-J. Kent singled to right, A. Everett scored, J. Bagwell to second
Bot 5th: Florida
-L. Harris singled to center, J. Pierre and M. Lowell scored, L. Harris out at second
Top 7th: Houston
-L. Berkman homered to deep center
Bot 7th: Florida
-M. Lowell homered to deep left
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio cf 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .309
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 .272
J. Bagwell 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .304
J. Kent 2b 3 0 1 1 1 0 0 .292
L. Berkman lf 4 1 1 1 0 2 3 .344
M. Ensberg 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .274
R. Hidalgo rf 4 0 0 0 0 2 0 .281
R. Chavez c 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .269
R. Oswalt p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167
    D. Miceli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .321
    O. Dotel p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 31 2 5 2 3 10 8  
 Batting
2B - A Everett (6, J Beckett).
HR - L Berkman (8, 7th inning off J Beckett 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Oswalt.
RBI - J Kent (32), L Berkman (30).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Biggio 1, L Berkman 2, M Ensberg 2.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Biggio (L Harris at 2nd base).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-R Chavez-J Bagwell).
 Florida
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
L. Castillo 2b 4 1 3 1 0 0 2 .254
J. Pierre cf 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 .337
M. Lowell 3b 3 3 2 2 1 0 0 .349
M. Cabrera rf 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .278
L. Harris lf 3 0 1 2 0 0 1 .200
    A. Nunez lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
D. Easley ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .342
    A. Gonzalez ss 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .198
H. Choi 1b 3 1 1 0 1 2 0 .241
M. Redmond c 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .286
J. Beckett p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .200
    A. Benitez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 6 12 5 2 4 9  
 Batting
2B - M Redmond (5, R Oswalt).
HR - M Lowell 2 (13, 1st inning off R Oswalt 0 on, 1 Out, 7th inning off D Miceli 0 on, 1 Out).
S - J Beckett.
RBI - M Lowell 2 (29), L Castillo (17), L Harris 2 (3).
2-out RBI - L Castillo, L Harris 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - L Castillo 2, J Pierre 1.
GIDP - M Cabrera.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - J Pierre (5, 2nd base by R Oswalt).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (L, 2-3) 6.0 11 5 5 2 3 1 3.73
D. Miceli 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 2.05
O. Dotel 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.43
 Florida
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Beckett (W, 4-3) 7.2 5 2 2 3 7 1 3.75
A. Benitez (S, 16) 1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0.37
WP - R Oswalt.
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 99-66; D Miceli 18-10; O Dotel 13-10; J Beckett 126-82; A Benitez 14-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 8-5; D Miceli 3-0; O Dotel 0-2; J Beckett 9-7; A Benitez 0-1.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 28; D Miceli 4; O Dotel 3; J Beckett 31; A Benitez 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Laz Diaz. 1B--Bill Welke. 2B--John Hirschbeck. 3B--Wally Bell.
Time: 2:35.
Attendance: 13,165.
Weather: 81 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, in from center.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY FLORIDA'S MIKE LOWELL IN THE FIRST INNING EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES.

Updated on Friday, May 21, 2004 5:05 am ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Florida
M. Lowell M. Lowell
2-3, 2 HR
2 RBI