Houston 7, Kansas City 0
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(27-38)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 3 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 7 9 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
WP: R. Clemens (5-3)
LP: J.P. Howell (1-1)
(24-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
- L. Berkman doubled to deep right, C. Biggio scored
- A. Everett doubled to left, L. Berkman and M. Ensberg scored, J. Lane to third
Top 6th: Houston
- M. Ensberg homered to deep left
Top 7th: Houston
- E. Bruntlett homered to deep left
- L. Berkman singled to right, C. Burke scored, C. Biggio to third, L. Berkman to second advancing on throw
- M. Ensberg singled to left, C. Biggio scored, M. Lamb to third
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 5 0 1 0 0 0 2 .281
C. Burke 2b 4 1 1 0 1 0 3 .182
C. Biggio dh 5 2 1 0 0 1 3 .268
L. Berkman 1b 4 1 2 2 0 1 1 .252
    M. Lamb pr-1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .211
M. Ensberg 3b 4 2 2 2 1 0 0 .276
J. Lane rf 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .247
A. Everett ss 4 0 1 2 0 1 2 .237
B. Ausmus c 2 0 0 0 2 1 2 .216
E. Bruntlett lf 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .200
 Totals 35 7 9 7 5 4 16  
 Batting
2B - L Berkman (5, J Howell); A Everett (18, J Howell); C Burke (5, J Howell).
HR - M Ensberg (16, 6th inning off J Howell 0 on, 0 Out), E Bruntlett (1, 7th inning off L Nunez 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - L Berkman 2 (15), A Everett 2 (27), M Ensberg 2 (40), E Bruntlett (2).
2-out RBI - L Berkman, A Everett 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 1, C Biggio 1, B Ausmus 2, L Berkman 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - E Bruntlett (1, 2nd base off J Howell/J Buck).
CS - B Ausmus (2, 2nd base by J Howell/J Buck).
 Kansas City
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
A. Berroa ss 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .250
    J. McEwing ph-ss 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .314
D. DeJesus cf 4 0 2 0 1 0 1 .289
M. Stairs dh 5 0 0 0 0 2 7 .262
E. Brown rf 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .284
T. Long lf 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .273
T. Graffanino 1b 3 0 1 0 1 1 2 .320
M. Teahen 3b 4 0 0 0 0 2 5 .248
J. Buck c 4 0 1 0 0 1 3 .224
R. Gotay 2b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .246
 Totals 36 0 9 0 3 9 26  
 Batting
2B - T Long (12, R Clemens).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Stairs 1, E Brown 2, R Gotay 1, M Teahen 1.
Team LOB - 12.
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Clemens (W, 5-3) 6.0 4 0 0 3 6 0 1.53
C. Qualls 1.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 4.65
J. Franco 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 6.75
C. Harville 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 5.09
 Kansas City
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J.P. Howell (L, 1-1) 6.0 5 4 4 3 3 1 4.09
L. Nunez 1.0 4 3 3 1 0 1 8.66
A. Sisco 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2.23
WP - R Clemens.
HBP - J Lane (by J Howell).
Pitches-strikes - R Clemens 108-64; C Qualls 19-16; J Franco 15-10; C Harville 15-13; J Howell 100-56; L Nunez 32-20; A Sisco 32-20.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Clemens 5-7; C Qualls 1-2; J Franco 0-1; C Harville 0-2; J Howell 8-6; L Nunez 0-3; A Sisco 2-3.
Batters faced - R Clemens 25; C Qualls 6; J Franco 4; C Harville 4; J Howell 26; L Nunez 8; A Sisco 7.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Dana Demuth. 1B--Marty Foster. 2B--Jim Joyce. 3B--Laz Diaz.
Time: 2:56.
Attendance: 27,385.
Weather: 79 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, in from right.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 18, 2005 4:18 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Kansas City
T. Long T. Long
2-4
0 RBI