San Francisco 8, Pittsburgh 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(13-11)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco 1 0 2 1 2 0 1 1 0 8 13 0
Pittsburgh 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 3 6 0
WP: B. Hennessey (1-0)
LP: O. Perez (1-3)
(8-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: San Francisco
- E. Alfonzo singled to center, D. Cruz scored, M. Alou to third
Bot 1st: Pittsburgh
- D. Ward homered to deep right center, J. Bay scored
Top 3rd: San Francisco
- M. Alou homered to deep left, D. Cruz scored
Top 4th: San Francisco
- B. Hennessey singled to center, Y. Torrealba scored
Top 5th: San Francisco
- L. Niekro homered to deep left, M. Alou scored
Bot 6th: Pittsburgh
- D. Ward homered to deep right
Top 7th: San Francisco
- L. Niekro doubled to deep right, M. Alou scored
Top 8th: San Francisco
- M. Alou singled to center, J. Ellison scored, D. Cruz to second
 San Francisco
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Ellison cf 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 .447
O. Vizquel ss 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 .304
D. Cruz 2b 4 2 2 0 1 0 4 .286
M. Alou lf 3 3 3 3 2 0 0 .265
E. Alfonzo 3b 5 0 1 1 0 0 4 .349
    J. Christiansen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Walker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Eyre p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J.T. Snow 1b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .322
L. Niekro 1b 5 1 2 3 0 1 2 .310
    J. Brower p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Tucker rf 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .224
Y. Torrealba c 4 1 1 0 1 0 1 .353
B. Hennessey p 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .333
    P. Feliz ph-3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 .287
 Totals 38 8 13 8 7 1 16  
 Batting
2B - Y Torrealba (3, O Perez); L Niekro (3, R Vogelsong); P Feliz (5, J Grabow).
HR - M Alou (2, 3rd inning off O Perez 1 on, 2 Out), L Niekro (3, 5th inning off O Perez 1 on, 1 Out).
RBI - E Alfonzo (16), M Alou 3 (5), B Hennessey (1), L Niekro 3 (8).
2-out RBI - E Alfonzo, M Alou 3, B Hennessey.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - Y Torrealba 1, E Alfonzo 1, D Cruz 2, L Niekro 1.
GIDP - O Vizquel.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - M Alou (1, 2nd base off R Vogelsong/H Cota).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (D Cruz-O Vizquel-L Niekro).
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Lawton rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 .284
F. Sanchez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .277
J. Bay lf 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .286
D. Ward 1b 4 2 2 3 0 0 2 .264
R. Mackowiak cf 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 .258
    C. Wilson ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .231
B. Hill 3b 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .297
H. Cota c 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .200
J. Wilson ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .167
O. Perez p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    T. Redman ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .119
    R. Vogelsong p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Wigginton ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .143
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 3 6 3 3 6 8  
 Batting
HR - D Ward 2 (4, 1st inning off B Hennessey 1 on, 2 Out, 6th inning off B Hennessey 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Ward 3 (10).
2-out RBI - D Ward 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Wilson 1.
GIDP - D Ward.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - J Bay (1, 2nd base off B Hennessey/Y Torrealba).
 
 Fielding
DP - 2 (B Hill-F Sanchez-D Ward, H Cota-J Wilson).
 San Francisco
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Hennessey (W, 1-0) 7.0 5 3 3 2 6 2 3.86
J. Christiansen 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.00
T. Walker 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.09
S. Eyre 0.2 0 0 0 1 0 0 3.60
J. Brower 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.11
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez (L, 1-3) 5.0 7 6 6 5 1 2 7.11
R. Vogelsong 2.0 3 1 1 0 0 0 7.94
J. Grabow 2.0 3 1 1 2 0 0 3.24
Pitches-strikes - B Hennessey 105-64; J Christiansen 2-2; T Walker 6-3; S Eyre 12-6; J Brower 6-3; O Perez 90-53; R Vogelsong 31-19; J Grabow 33-21.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Hennessey 12-3; J Christiansen 1-0; T Walker 0-2; S Eyre 0-2; J Brower 1-0; O Perez 2-12; R Vogelsong 2-4; J Grabow 1-4.
Batters faced - B Hennessey 27; J Christiansen 1; T Walker 2; S Eyre 3; J Brower 2; O Perez 26; R Vogelsong 9; J Grabow 10.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Kerwin Danley. 1B--Jim Reynolds. 2B--John Hirschbeck. 3B--Wally Bell.
Time: 2:40.
Attendance: 22,100.
Weather: 57 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 17 mph, out to left.

Updated on Monday, May 2, 2005 3:06 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 San Francisco
M. Alou M. Alou
3-3, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Pittsburgh
D. Ward D. Ward
2-4, 2 HR
3 RBI