Houston 5, Pittsburgh 4, 10 innings
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 5 8 0
Pittsburgh 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 4 13 1
WP: B. Lidge (5-5) S: C. Qualls (1)
LP: J. Mesa (5-2)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 2nd: Pittsburgh
-A. Nunez grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Bay scored, T. Redman to third, B. Hill out at second
Bot 3rd: Pittsburgh
-J. Bay singled to right center, J. Wilson scored, R. Mackowiak to second
Top 7th: Houston
-J. Bagwell singled to center, C. Biggio scored, C. Beltran to third
-L. Berkman hit sacrifice fly to deep right, C. Beltran scored
Top 8th: Houston
-J. Vizcaino reached on fielder's choice, M. Lamb scored, J. Vizcaino to second on shortstop J. Wilson's throwing error
-M. Ensberg singled to left center, E. Bruntlett scored
Bot 8th: Pittsburgh
-B. Hill singled to center, J. Bay scored, T. Redman to second
Bot 9th: Pittsburgh
-C. Wilson homered to deep center
Top 10th: Houston
-J. Lane doubled to deep left, E. Bruntlett scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio lf 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .288
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Lane ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .238
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
    M. Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
C. Beltran cf 4 1 1 0 1 1 1 .274
J. Bagwell 1b 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .269
L. Berkman rf 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 .308
J. Kent 2b 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 .284
    C. Burke pr-2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Lamb 3b 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .307
J. Alfaro ss 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .400
    B. Ausmus c 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .255
R. Chavez c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .201
    J. Vizcaino ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .281
    E. Bruntlett pr-ss 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .244
R. Oswalt p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .145
    O. Palmeiro ph 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .240
    M. Ensberg ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .276
    W. Taveras pr-lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 5 8 4 3 5 9  
 Batting
2B - E Bruntlett (2, J Mesa); J Lane (10, J Mesa).
S - J Alfaro , W Taveras.
SF - L Berkman.
RBI - J Bagwell (77), L Berkman (93), M Ensberg (58), J Lane (16).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Ausmus 1.
GIDP - M Lamb, J Kent, J Bagwell.
Team LOB - 4.
 Base Running
SB - E Bruntlett (3, 3rd base off M Gonzalez/J Kendall), W Taveras (1, 3rd base off M Gonzalez/J Kendall).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (J Alfaro-J Kent-J Bagwell, E Bruntlett-C Burke-J Bagwell).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Kendall c 5 0 1 0 0 1 1 .310
J. Wilson ss 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 .307
R. Mackowiak rf 3 0 1 0 2 2 1 .253
    J. Mesa p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
D. Ward 1b 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .255
J. Bay lf 5 2 3 1 0 1 1 .296
T. Redman cf 5 0 3 0 0 0 2 .278
B. Hill 3b 3 0 2 1 1 0 0 .268
    T. Wigginton ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .263
A. Nunez 2b 5 0 0 0 0 1 6 .241
D. Williams p 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .167
    T. Alvarez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.000
    M. Corey p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C. Wilson ph-rf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .268
 Totals 41 4 13 3 3 7 19  
 Batting
2B - T Redman (15, R Oswalt).
HR - C Wilson (27, 9th inning off B Lidge 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - J Bay (72), B Hill (27), C Wilson (78).
2-out RBI - J Bay, B Hill.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Williams 1, A Nunez 1, T Redman 1.
GIDP - A Nunez 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - J Wilson (13, throw).
DP - 3 (A Nunez-J Wilson-D Ward, J Wilson-A Nunez-D Ward, B Hill-A Nunez-D Ward).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt 7.0 6 2 2 3 5 0 3.55
B. Lidge (W, 5-5) 2.0 5 2 2 0 2 1 2.20
D. Wheeler 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.53
M. Gallo 0.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.93
C. Qualls (S, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.50
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Williams 7.0 3 2 2 1 5 0 4.56
B. Meadows 0.1 1 2 1 0 0 0 3.51
M. Gonzalez 0.2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.26
M. Corey 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.26
J. Mesa (L, 5-2) 1.0 2 1 1 1 0 0 3.36
WP - M Gonzalez.
IBB - C Beltran (by J Mesa).
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 115-73; B Lidge 32-23; D Wheeler 9-6; M Gallo 1-1; C Qualls 2-2; D Williams 78-52; B Meadows 5-4; M Gonzalez 12-5; M Corey 14-8; J Mesa 15-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 12-4; B Lidge 1-3; D Wheeler 1-0; M Gallo 0-0; C Qualls 2-0; D Williams 12-4; B Meadows 2-0; M Gonzalez 1-1; M Corey 1-2; J Mesa 3-0.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 29; B Lidge 11; D Wheeler 2; M Gallo 1; C Qualls 1; D Williams 23; B Meadows 3; M Gonzalez 3; M Corey 5; J Mesa 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Brian Gorman. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Ron Kulpa. 3B--Bill Miller.
Time: 2:54.
Attendance: 11,521.
Weather: 73 degrees, clear.
Wind: 3 mph, swirling.
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH PITCHER DAVE WILLIAMS HAS A NO-HITTER THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
HOUSTON'S CRAIG BIGGIO SINGLED IN THE SEVENTH INNING TO BREAK UP THE NO-HITTER.

Updated on Sunday, Sep 12, 2004 10:09 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 Houston
J. Lane J. Lane
1-1
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Bay J. Bay
3-5
1 RBI