Houston 10, Pittsburgh 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 1
Houston 2 1 4 0 0 2 1 0 X 10 16 0
WP: P. Munro (4-5)
LP: J. Van Benschoten (0-3)
 Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
-R. Mackowiak hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Kendall scored
-J. Bay tripled to deep right center, D. Ward and C. Wilson scored
Bot 1st: Houston
-M. Lamb singled to center, C. Beltran and J. Bagwell scored, L. Berkman out at third
Bot 2nd: Houston
-C. Biggio singled to left, J. Vizcaino scored
Bot 3rd: Houston
-J. Kent ground rule double to right, L. Berkman scored
-J. Vizcaino hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Kent scored
-C. Beltran walked, B. Ausmus scored, P. Munro to third, C. Biggio to second
-P. Munro scored, C. Biggio to third, C. Beltran to second on wild pitch
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
-N. Figueroa grounded into fielder's choice, J. Bay scored, T. Wigginton to third, J. Castillo out at second
-J. Kendall hit sacrifice fly to deep center, T. Wigginton scored
Bot 6th: Houston
-M. Lamb homered to deep right, J. Kent scored
Bot 7th: Houston
-J. Bagwell singled to right, J. Lane scored, C. Biggio to third, C. Beltran to second
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 3 1 3 1 0 0 1 .307
J. Wilson ss 4 0 0 0 0 0 2 .308
D. Ward 1b 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .259
C. Wilson rf 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 .271
R. Mackowiak cf 3 0 0 1 0 0 2 .256
J. Bay lf 3 1 1 2 0 1 0 .293
T. Wigginton 3b 3 1 0 0 1 1 1 .260
J. Castillo 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .268
K. Wells p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .186
    J. Van Benschoten p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200
    N. Figueroa p 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 .000
    A. Nunez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    B. Hill ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262
 Totals 30 5 5 5 2 6 8  
 Batting
3B - J Bay (3, P Munro).
SF - R Mackowiak , J Kendall.
RBI - R Mackowiak (69), J Bay 2 (65), N Figueroa (1), J Kendall (44).
2-out RBI - J Bay 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, D Ward 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - T Wigginton (20, ground ball).
Outfield assists - R Mackowiak (L Berkman at 3rd base).
DP - 1 (J Castillo-J Wilson-D Ward).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 5 0 2 1 0 1 3 .289
    E. Bruntlett ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
C. Beltran cf 3 1 3 1 2 0 0 .272
J. Bagwell 1b 3 1 1 1 2 0 4 .267
L. Berkman rf 5 1 2 0 0 0 4 .313
J. Kent 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 6 .285
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
M. Lamb 3b 5 1 4 4 0 0 4 .305
J. Vizcaino ss-2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 .288
B. Ausmus c 4 1 0 0 1 1 1 .249
P. Munro p 2 1 0 0 0 1 3 .077
    C. Burke ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane ph-lf 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 .238
 Totals 38 10 16 9 6 5 27  
 Batting
2B - J Vizcaino (17, J Van Benschoten); L Berkman (32, J Van Benschoten); J Kent (27, J Van Benschoten); C Beltran (14, N Figueroa).
3B - J Kent (8, N Figueroa).
HR - M Lamb (10, 6th inning off N Figueroa 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Vizcaino.
RBI - M Lamb 4 (47), C Biggio (53), J Kent (87), J Vizcaino (29), C Beltran (48), J Bagwell (70).
2-out RBI - M Lamb 2, C Biggio, C Beltran.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Bagwell 3, L Berkman 2, M Lamb 2.
GIDP - J Vizcaino.
Team LOB - 11.
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
K. Wells 0.1 1 1 1 0 1 0 4.55
J. Van Benschoten (L, 0-3) 2.1 7 6 4 5 1 0 6.64
N. Figueroa 3.1 4 2 2 1 0 1 6.46
J. Grabow 1.0 4 1 1 0 1 0 5.50
M. Gonzalez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.04
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Munro (W, 4-5) 5.0 4 5 5 2 3 0 5.16
C. Qualls 2.0 1 0 0 0 3 0 4.67
M. Gallo 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.87
D. Wheeler 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.39
WP - J Van Benschoten.
HBP - C Wilson (by P Munro); J Bay (by P Munro).
Pitches-strikes - K Wells 13-7; J Van Benschoten 74-33; N Figueroa 43-26; J Grabow 25-17; M Gonzalez 10-7; P Munro 85-52; C Qualls 26-20; M Gallo 14-8; D Wheeler 9-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - K Wells 0-0; J Van Benschoten 2-3; N Figueroa 5-5; J Grabow 2-0; M Gonzalez 1-0; P Munro 6-6; C Qualls 2-1; M Gallo 0-3; D Wheeler 0-3.
Batters faced - K Wells 2; J Van Benschoten 19; N Figueroa 14; J Grabow 7; M Gonzalez 3; P Munro 23; C Qualls 7; M Gallo 3; D Wheeler 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Welke. 1B--Gary Cederstrom. 2B--Jim Reynolds. 3B--Andy Fletcher.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 40,569.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH PITCHER KIP WELLS LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING WITH TIGHTNESS IN HIS RIGHT ELBOW.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 5, 2004 5:14 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Pittsburgh
J. Kendall J. Kendall
3-3
1 RBI
 Houston
M. Lamb M. Lamb
4-5, 1 HR
4 RBI