Pittsburgh 6, Houston 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(10-16)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 6 9 1
Houston 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 9 0
WP: S. Torres (2-1) S: J. Mesa (10)
LP: B. Lidge (1-1)
(11-15)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- M. Lawton lined out to first
- T. Redman walked
- J. Bay popped out to shortstop
- R. Mackowiak singled to center, T. Redman to third
- C. Wilson struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras struck out swinging
- C. Biggio singled to left
- J. Vizcaino singled to left, C. Biggio to second
- M. Lamb tripled to deep right center, C. Biggio and J. Vizcaino scored
- J. Lane grounded out to first
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 2

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- B. Hill struck out swinging
- D. Ross flied out to left
- J. Wilson flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 2

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- A. Everett doubled to right center
- B. Ausmus grounded into fielder's choice, A. Everett out at third
- R. Clemens singled to center, B. Ausmus to second
- W. Taveras flied out to right, B. Ausmus to third
- C. Biggio singled to left, B. Ausmus scored, R. Clemens to second
- J. Vizcaino grounded out to first

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 3

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- M. Redman struck out looking
- M. Lawton walked
- T. Redman struck out looking
- J. Bay struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 3

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- M. Lamb grounded out to second
- J. Lane safe at first on second baseman R. Mackowiak's throwing error
- M. Ensberg grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Lane out at second

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 0, Houston 3

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- R. Mackowiak walked
- R. Mackowiak stole second
- C. Wilson walked
- B. Hill struck out looking
- R. Mackowiak out at third, C. Wilson to second
- D. Ross doubled to left, C. Wilson scored
- J. Wilson intentionally walked
- M. Redman grounded into fielder's choice, J. Wilson out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus walked
- R. Clemens walked, B. Ausmus to second
- W. Taveras popped into double play second to first, R. Clemens out at first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- M. Lawton struck out swinging
- T. Redman grounded out to second
- J. Bay struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- C. Biggio flied out to center
- J. Vizcaino singled to center
- M. Lamb grounded out to third, J. Vizcaino to second
- J. Lane flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- R. Mackowiak grounded out to pitcher
- C. Wilson grounded out to shortstop
- B. Hill grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- M. Ensberg flied out to right
- A. Everett flied out to right center
- B. Ausmus grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 1, Houston 3

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- D. Ross doubled to left
- J. Wilson grounded out to second, D. Ross to third
- D. Ward hit for M. Redman
- D. Ward grounded out to pitcher
- M. Lawton singled to center, D. Ross scored
- T. Redman grounded out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- S. Torres relieved M. Redman
- J. Bay in center field
- C. Wilson in left field
- D. Ward at first
- C. Burke hit for R. Clemens
- C. Burke flied out to left center
- W. Taveras singled to shortstop
- W. Taveras caught stealing, catcher to second
- C. Biggio walked
- J. Vizcaino grounded into fielder's choice, C. Biggio out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- C. Qualls relieved R. Clemens
- C. Burke at second
- J. Bay singled to left
- R. Mackowiak singled to right, J. Bay to second
- C. Wilson struck out swinging
- B. Hill walked, J. Bay to third, R. Mackowiak to second
- B. Lidge relieved C. Qualls
- D. Ross hit sacrifice fly to center, J. Bay scored, R. Mackowiak to third
- J. Wilson grounded out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 3

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- M. Lamb grounded out to shortstop
- J. Lane struck out swinging
- M. Ensberg grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 3

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- D. Ward homered to deep right
- M. Lawton hit by pitch
- F. Sanchez hit for S. Torres
- F. Sanchez struck out looking, M. Lawton stole second
- J. Bay homered to deep left, M. Lawton scored
- R. Mackowiak singled to center
- C. Wilson struck out swinging
- R. Mackowiak stole second
- B. Hill struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Houston 3

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- J. Mesa relieved S. Torres
- F. Sanchez at second
- R. Mackowiak in right field
- A. Everett doubled to left
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second, A. Everett to third
- C. Burke hit sacrifice fly to center, A. Everett scored
- W. Taveras struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 6, Houston 4
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
J. Bay J. Bay
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
M. Lamb M. Lamb
1-4
2 RBI