Houston 9, Philadelphia 8
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 0 6 0 0 0 2 0 9 13 2
Philadelphia 1 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 0 8 11 1
WP: C. Harville (1-2) S: B. Lidge (14)
LP: T. Jones (8-4)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
-L. Berkman doubled to left, C. Beltran scored
Bot 1st: Philadelphia
-J. Rollins scored on wild pitch
Bot 3rd: Philadelphia
-J. Rollins singled to right, M. Byrd scored, J. Rollins to second advancing on throw
-B. Abreu hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Rollins scored
-J. Thome doubled to deep center, P. Polanco scored
Top 4th: Houston
-J. Kent singled to center, J. Bagwell scored
-J. Vizcaino singled to center, J. Kent scored, M. Ensberg to second
-R. Clemens singled to right, M. Ensberg and J. Vizcaino scored, B. Ausmus to third
-C. Biggio doubled to left center, B. Ausmus scored, P. Munro to third
-C. Beltran hit sacrifice fly to center, P. Munro scored
Bot 4th: Philadelphia
-M. Byrd homered to deep left
Bot 7th: Philadelphia
-P. Polanco homered to deep left
-D. Bell doubled to deep center, B. Abreu and J. Thome scored
Top 8th: Houston
-C. Beltran doubled to deep center, M. Ensberg and J. Vizcaino scored, J. Lane out at home
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .286
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Harville p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .238
    D. Miceli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
    E. Bruntlett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .261
C. Beltran cf 4 1 2 3 0 1 2 .264
J. Bagwell 1b 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .254
L. Berkman rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 0 .307
J. Kent 2b 5 1 1 1 0 2 1 .281
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Ensberg 3b 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 .270
J. Vizcaino ss-2b 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 .273
B. Ausmus c 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .245
    M. Lamb ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .294
    R. Chavez c 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .191
R. Clemens p 2 0 1 2 0 1 0 .196
    P. Munro pr 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .105
    D. Weathers p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane ph-lf 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 .220
 Totals 37 9 13 9 2 8 11  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman (30, C Lidle); J Bagwell (20, C Lidle); C Biggio (32, B Powell); B Ausmus (11, A Telemaco); C Beltran (10, R Cormier).
S - J Vizcaino.
SF - C Beltran.
RBI - L Berkman (71), J Kent (68), J Vizcaino (20), R Clemens 2 (6), C Biggio (44), C Beltran 3 (33).
2-out RBI - L Berkman, C Beltran 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bagwell 1, C Biggio 1, J Kent 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
CS - M Ensberg (3, 2nd base by C Lidle/M Lieberthal).
 
 Fielding
E - M Ensberg (10, throw); J Lane (2, throw).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-J Kent-J Bagwell).
 Philadelphia
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Rollins ss 4 2 2 1 1 0 0 .281
P. Polanco 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 .286
B. Abreu rf 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 .294
J. Thome 1b 3 1 2 1 2 1 1 .280
D. Bell 3b 4 0 2 2 1 0 1 .278
M. Lieberthal c 4 0 0 0 0 2 3 .251
J. Michaels lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .226
    R. Cormier p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Utley ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .266
M. Byrd cf 3 2 2 1 0 1 0 .235
C. Lidle p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .136
    B. Powell p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .125
    L. Collier ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .267
    A. Telemaco p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Perez ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .230
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Rodriguez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Glanville lf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
 Totals 35 8 11 7 5 10 15  
 Batting
2B - J Thome (26, R Clemens); D Bell 2 (23, B Lidge, C Harville).
3B - J Rollins (6, R Clemens).
HR - M Byrd (4, 4th inning off D Weathers 0 on, 1 Out), P Polanco (10, 7th inning off C Qualls 0 on, 1 Out).
SF - B Abreu.
RBI - J Rollins (47), B Abreu (83), J Thome (81), M Byrd (25), P Polanco (28), D Bell 2 (54).
2-out RBI - J Thome.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 1, C Utley 2, M Lieberthal 1.
GIDP - D Bell.
Team LOB - 8.
 Base Running
CS - B Abreu (3, 2nd base by R Clemens/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - T Jones (2, throw).
Outfield assists - M Byrd (J Lane at Home).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens 3.0 5 4 4 2 3 0 2.94
D. Weathers 2.0 1 1 1 2 1 1 4.65
C. Qualls 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 11.81
M. Gallo 0.0 2 2 1 0 0 0 4.97
C. Harville (W, 1-2) 0.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.67
D. Miceli 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.95
B. Lidge (S, 14) 1.0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1.95
 Philadelphia
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lidle 3.1 8 7 7 1 3 0 5.55
B. Powell 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.06
A. Telemaco 2.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.50
T. Jones (L, 8-4) 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 4.22
F. Rodriguez 0.1 0 0 0 1 1 0 3.10
R. Cormier 1.2 1 0 0 0 2 0 4.06
WP - R Clemens.
HBP - M Byrd (by C Qualls); M Lieberthal (by B Lidge).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 47-25; D Weathers 30-16; C Qualls 21-15; M Gallo 6-4; C Harville 15-11; D Miceli 9-7; B Lidge 21-13; C Lidle 62-38; B Powell 14-7; A Telemaco 26-17; T Jones 16-12; F Rodriguez 10-4; R Cormier 22-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 3-2; D Weathers 5-0; C Qualls 0-2; M Gallo 0-0; C Harville 0-0; D Miceli 1-1; B Lidge 0-2; C Lidle 4-2; B Powell 0-2; A Telemaco 1-3; T Jones 4-0; F Rodriguez 0-0; R Cormier 1-1.
Batters faced - R Clemens 15; D Weathers 8; C Qualls 6; M Gallo 2; C Harville 3; D Miceli 3; B Lidge 6; C Lidle 18; B Powell 3; A Telemaco 7; T Jones 6; F Rodriguez 2; R Cormier 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jeff Nelson. 1B--Chris Guccione. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Joe Brinkman.
Time: 3:20.
Attendance: 43,895.
Weather: 79 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
HOUSTON PITCHER ROGER CLEMENS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT LEG INJURY.
HOUSTON PITCHER ROGER CLEMENS LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A STRAINED RIGHT CALF.
PHILADELPHIA PITCHER BRIAN POWELL LEFT THE GAME IN THE TOP OF THE FOURTH INNING WITH A STRAINED RIGHT BICEP.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 18, 2004 10:37 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
C. Beltran C. Beltran
2-4
3 RBI
 Philadelphia
D. Bell D. Bell
2-4
2 RBI