Texas 18, Houston 3
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(15-27)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 3 9 0
Texas 2 8 1 0 1 2 4 0 X 18 17 1
WP: C. Young (4-2)
LP: E. Astacio (0-3)
(23-20)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Texas
- D. Dellucci homered to deep center
- H. Blalock doubled to deep right, M. Teixeira scored
Bot 2nd: Texas
- R. Barajas homered to deep center
- M. Teixeira homered to deep right, D. Dellucci and M. Young scored
- H. Blalock homered to deep right
- K. Mench doubled to deep right center, A. Soriano scored
- L. Nix homered to deep right, K. Mench scored
Bot 3rd: Texas
- D. Dellucci homered to deep right
Top 4th: Houston
- M. Ensberg homered to deep center, M. Lamb scored
Bot 5th: Texas
- R. Hidalgo homered to deep left
Bot 6th: Texas
- K. Mench homered to deep center, A. Soriano scored
Top 7th: Houston
- A. Everett homered to deep left center
Bot 7th: Texas
- M. Young singled to right, R. Barajas scored, D. Dellucci to second
- H. Blalock singled to left center, C. Allen and M. DeRosa scored, M. Teixeira to third
- M. Teixeira scored, H. Blalock to second on wild pitch
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 5 0 1 0 0 3 1 .256
T. Self lf 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 .375
C. Biggio 2b 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 .310
    E. Bruntlett 2b 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 .053
L. Berkman dh 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .196
M. Lamb 1b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .216
M. Ensberg 3b 3 1 1 2 1 1 0 .311
J. Lane rf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .230
A. Everett ss 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .230
R. Chavez c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .226
 Totals 37 3 9 3 1 7 13  
 Batting
2B - M Lamb (7, C Young); R Chavez (3, D Brocail).
HR - M Ensberg (8, 4th inning off C Young 1 on, 1 Out), A Everett (3, 7th inning off K Loe 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - M Ensberg 2 (21), A Everett (14).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Biggio 1, R Chavez 1, L Berkman 1, M Lamb 1, T Self 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Dellucci dh 4 3 3 2 1 1 0 .286
    C. Allen pr-dh 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .289
M. Young ss 3 1 1 1 2 1 0 .266
    M. DeRosa pr-ss 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .062
M. Teixeira 1b 4 3 2 3 1 0 1 .279
H. Blalock 3b 5 1 4 4 0 1 1 .293
A. Soriano 2b 5 2 1 0 0 0 3 .275
K. Mench lf 5 2 2 3 0 1 2 .298
L. Nix cf 5 1 1 2 0 2 0 .283
R. Hidalgo rf 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 .211
    A. Torres rf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .143
R. Barajas c 4 2 1 1 1 1 0 .220
 Totals 40 18 17 17 5 9 7  
 Batting
2B - M Teixeira (11, E Astacio); H Blalock (12, E Astacio); K Mench (10, E Astacio).
HR - D Dellucci 2 (8, 1st inning off E Astacio 0 on, 0 Out, 3rd inning off C Harville 0 on, 1 Out), R Barajas (3, 2nd inning off E Astacio 0 on, 2 Out), M Teixeira (9, 2nd inning off E Astacio 2 on, 2 Out), H Blalock (7, 2nd inning off E Astacio 0 on, 2 Out), L Nix (3, 2nd inning off C Harville 1 on, 2 Out), R Hidalgo (6, 5th inning off M Burns 0 on, 0 Out), K Mench (7, 6th inning off M Burns 1 on, 2 Out).
RBI - D Dellucci 2 (20), H Blalock 4 (24), R Barajas (12), M Teixeira 3 (27), K Mench 3 (19), L Nix 2 (19), R Hidalgo (21), M Young (24).
2-out RBI - R Barajas, M Teixeira 3, H Blalock, K Mench 3, L Nix 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - K Mench 2.
Team LOB - 3.
 Base Running
CS - R Hidalgo (1, 2nd base by E Astacio/R Chavez).
 
 Fielding
E - R Hidalgo (2, fly ball).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Astacio (L, 0-3) 1.2 9 9 9 2 1 4 10.61
C. Harville 2.1 2 2 2 1 3 2 6.57
M. Burns 2.0 3 3 3 0 2 2 10.12
R. Springer 1.0 3 4 4 2 2 0 7.07
B. Lidge 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.95
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Young (W, 4-2) 5.0 5 2 2 0 6 1 3.22
N. Regilio 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.30
K. Loe 1.0 3 1 1 0 0 1 2.84
B. Shouse 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.25
D. Brocail 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.34
WP - R Springer.
Pitches-strikes - E Astacio 68-39; C Harville 44-26; M Burns 38-24; R Springer 35-20; B Lidge 6-5; C Young 93-65; N Regilio 19-9; K Loe 16-10; B Shouse 9-6; D Brocail 19-13.
Ground balls-fly balls - E Astacio 1-2; C Harville 2-2; M Burns 3-1; R Springer 1-0; B Lidge 1-1; C Young 4-5; N Regilio 2-1; K Loe 2-1; B Shouse 0-3; D Brocail 1-1.
Batters faced - E Astacio 15; C Harville 10; M Burns 9; R Springer 8; B Lidge 3; C Young 21; N Regilio 4; K Loe 6; B Shouse 3; D Brocail 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Charlie Reliford. 1B--Lance Barksdale. 2B--Chad Fairchild. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 3:07.
Attendance: 35,781.
Weather: 96 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, right to left.
Game Notes
TEXAS' DAVID DELLUCCI LED OFF THE BOTTOM OF THE FIRST INNING WITH A HOME RUN.
THE HOME RUNS BY TEXAS' MARK TEIXEIRA AND HANK BLALOCK IN THE SECOND INNING WERE BACK-TO-BACK.

Updated on Saturday, May 21, 2005 8:34 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
1-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Texas
H. Blalock H. Blalock
4-5, 1 HR
4 RBI