Pittsburgh 8, Cincinnati 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(20-25)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 2 0 4 0 0 1 1 0 0 8 13 0
Cincinnati 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 6 0
WP: O. Perez (3-4)
LP: E. Ramirez (0-3)
(18-29)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- R. Mackowiak singled to center, M. Lawton and J. Bay scored, R. Mackowiak to second advancing on throw
Bot 1st: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez homered to deep right
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay doubled to deep left center, T. Redman scored
- D. Ward homered to deep right, J. Bay scored
- M. Lawton walked, J. Wilson scored, H. Cota to third, O. Perez to second
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
- F. Lopez hit sacrifice fly to right, R. Freel scored
Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- R. Mackowiak singled to left, M. Lawton scored, J. Bay to third, D. Ward to second
Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- M. Lawton homered to deep right
Bot 9th: Cincinnati
- J. Randa doubled to left, J. Romano scored, J. Valentin to third
- R. Freel grounded out to shortstop, J. Valentin scored, M. Belisle to third
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
M. Lawton rf 4 3 3 2 1 0 1 .263
T. Redman cf 5 1 1 0 0 0 5 .227
J. Bay lf 3 2 1 1 2 1 0 .281
D. Ward 1b 4 1 1 2 1 1 2 .263
R. Mackowiak 3b 4 0 3 3 1 0 0 .347
J. Castillo 2b 5 0 0 0 0 3 6 .301
J. Wilson ss 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 .192
H. Cota c 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 .243
O. Perez p 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 .176
    B. Meadows p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Grabow p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    M. Restovich ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .154
    R. White p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Hill ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
    M. Gonzalez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 39 8 13 8 6 7 18  
 Batting
2B - T Redman (4, E Ramirez); J Bay (12, E Ramirez); J Wilson (5, E Ramirez); M Lawton (13, R Keisler); R Mackowiak (8, K Mercker).
HR - D Ward (9, 3rd inning off E Ramirez 1 on, 0 Out), M Lawton (5, 7th inning off R Keisler 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - R Mackowiak 3 (18), J Bay (23), D Ward 2 (23), M Lawton 2 (21).
2-out RBI - R Mackowiak 2, M Lawton 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Redman 2, J Wilson 2, J Castillo 2.
GIDP - J Castillo.
Team LOB - 10.
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 4 1 0 1 1 1 1 .322
W. Bergolla 2b 5 0 1 0 0 1 2 .147
F. Lopez ss 4 1 1 2 0 2 3 .305
A. Kearns rf 3 0 0 0 1 2 1 .255
A. Dunn 1b 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .243
L. Lopez 3b 3 0 0 0 1 2 3 .231
J. Romano lf 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .400
J. Valentin c 3 1 0 0 1 0 3 .174
E. Ramirez p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
    R. Keisler p 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .500
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
    K. Mercker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Stone p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Randa ph 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 .288
    M. Belisle pr 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 32 4 6 4 6 10 14  
 Batting
2B - J Randa (12, M Gonzalez).
HR - F Lopez (7, 1st inning off O Perez 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - F Lopez.
RBI - F Lopez 2 (23), J Randa (24), R Freel (4).
2-out RBI - F Lopez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 1, J Valentin 1, L Lopez 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (F Lopez-W Bergolla-A Dunn).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
O. Perez (W, 3-4) 5.1 3 2 2 5 8 1 7.04
B. Meadows 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.62
J. Grabow 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.08
R. White 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.22
M. Gonzalez 1.0 2 2 2 1 1 0 2.84
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
E. Ramirez (L, 0-3) 2.2 8 6 6 3 1 1 7.13
R. Keisler 4.1 4 2 2 3 5 1 2.84
K. Mercker 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.49
R. Stone 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.15
WP - E Ramirez.
IBB - H Cota (by E Ramirez), J Bay (by R Keisler).
Pitches-strikes - O Perez 109-65; B Meadows 4-2; J Grabow 2-2; R White 22-14; M Gonzalez 19-11; E Ramirez 57-30; R Keisler 88-53; K Mercker 18-11; R Stone 9-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - O Perez 1-7; B Meadows 0-1; J Grabow 1-0; R White 4-1; M Gonzalez 1-1; E Ramirez 5-2; R Keisler 1-7; K Mercker 1-1; R Stone 3-0.
Batters faced - O Perez 24; B Meadows 1; J Grabow 1; R White 7; M Gonzalez 6; E Ramirez 18; R Keisler 20; K Mercker 4; R Stone 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Young. 1B--Eric Cooper. 2B--Fieldin Culbreth. 3B--Marvin Hudson.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 20,513.
Weather: 71 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, right to left.

Updated on Friday, May 27, 2005 3:48 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
M. Lawton M. Lawton
3-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
F. Lopez F. Lopez
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI