Houston 6, Pittsburgh 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 5 6 2
Houston 2 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 X 6 9 2
WP: C. Qualls (3-0) S: B. Lidge (20)
LP: N. Figueroa (0-2)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson homered to deep left center
Bot 1st: Houston
-L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly to center, C. Biggio scored, C. Beltran to third
-J. Kent hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Beltran scored
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
-J. Bay homered to deep left, J. Kendall and J. Wilson scored
Bot 4th: Houston
-C. Biggio singled to center, R. Chavez scored, C. Burke to second, C. Burke scored, C. Biggio to second on center fielder J. Bautista's fielding error
Bot 6th: Houston
-M. Ensberg doubled to deep center, J. Vizcaino scored, M. Ensberg to third on center fielder J. Bautista's throwing error
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
-J. Wilson doubled to deep center, J. Kendall scored
Bot 7th: Houston
-M. Lamb doubled to deep right center, J. Bagwell scored, J. Kent to third
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 3 2 1 0 2 1 1 .303
J. Wilson ss 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 .310
J. Bay lf 4 1 1 3 0 3 2 .293
C. Wilson rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .272
D. Ward 1b 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 .262
T. Wigginton 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .262
J. Bautista cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 .231
    N. Figueroa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    F. Brooks p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Hill ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .263
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500
J. Castillo 2b 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 .269
    R. Mackowiak ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
J. Fogg p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .071
    T. Redman ph-cf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .271
 Totals 33 5 6 5 4 11 14  
 Batting
2B - J Wilson (34, C Qualls).
HR - J Wilson (11, 1st inning off C Hernandez 0 on, 1 Out), J Bay (21, 3rd inning off C Hernandez 2 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Wilson 2 (51), J Bay 3 (63).
2-out RBI - J Wilson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Fogg 1, B Hill 1, J Bay 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Fielding
E - J Bautista 2 (3, bobble, throw).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 5 1 2 1 0 1 2 .288
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Beltran cf 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 .268
J. Bagwell 1b 4 1 2 0 1 1 0 .267
L. Berkman rf 2 0 0 1 1 0 3 .312
J. Kent 2b 2 0 0 1 1 1 3 .284
M. Lamb 3b 4 0 1 1 0 1 2 .293
J. Vizcaino ss 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .288
R. Chavez c 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 .205
    B. Ausmus ph-c 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 .251
C. Hernandez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .167
    K. Bullinger p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Burke ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    C. Harville p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Ensberg ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .274
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    O. Palmeiro ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 .243
    R. Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .233
 Totals 30 6 9 5 6 5 19  
 Batting
2B - C Biggio (40, J Fogg); R Chavez 2 (7, J Fogg 2); M Ensberg (19, J Fogg); M Lamb (12, F Brooks).
3B - J Bagwell (2, N Figueroa).
S - R Chavez.
SF - J Kent , L Berkman.
RBI - L Berkman (88), J Kent (86), C Biggio (52), M Ensberg (57), M Lamb (43).
2-out RBI - C Biggio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - O Palmeiro 2, C Biggio 1, C Beltran 2, M Lamb 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
SB - L Berkman (6, 2nd base off J Fogg/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
E - M Lamb (11, throw); C Biggio (6, bobble).
Outfield assists - C Biggio (T Wigginton at 2nd base).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Fogg 6.0 7 5 4 4 3 0 4.76
N. Figueroa (L, 0-2) 0.0 1 1 1 0 0 0 6.75
F. Brooks 0.1 1 0 0 2 0 0 1.17
B. Meadows 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.39
S. Torres 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Hernandez 3.0 4 4 4 2 4 2 6.31
K. Bullinger 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5.46
C. Harville 2.0 0 0 0 1 3 0 5.11
C. Qualls (W, 3-0) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 5.28
R. Springer 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
B. Lidge (S, 20) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.95
IBB - J Kent (by F Brooks), J Vizcaino (by F Brooks).
HBP - R Mackowiak (by B Lidge).
Pitches-strikes - J Fogg 108-65; N Figueroa 3-2; F Brooks 10-2; B Meadows 10-8; S Torres 11-8; C Hernandez 81-50; K Bullinger 4-4; C Harville 36-22; C Qualls 17-11; R Springer 11-9; B Lidge 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Fogg 7-8; N Figueroa 0-0; F Brooks 0-1; B Meadows 1-0; S Torres 2-0; C Hernandez 3-2; K Bullinger 3-0; C Harville 2-1; C Qualls 2-0; R Springer 0-0; B Lidge 0-2.
Batters faced - J Fogg 29; N Figueroa 1; F Brooks 4; B Meadows 2; S Torres 3; C Hernandez 15; K Bullinger 3; C Harville 7; C Qualls 5; R Springer 4; B Lidge 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Andy Fletcher. 1B--Tim Welke. 2B--Gary Cederstrom. 3B--Jim Reynolds.
Time: 3:10.
Attendance: 38,605.
Weather: INDOORS

Updated on Saturday, Sep 4, 2004 10:30 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
J. Wilson J. Wilson
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
C. Biggio C. Biggio
2-5
1 RBI