Houston 6, Kansas City 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 0 6 10 0
Kansas City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 9 3
WP: R. Oswalt (8-7)
LP: D.J. Carrasco (2-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to left center, W. Taveras to second on left fielder T. Long's fielding error
- C. Biggio sacrificed to pitcher, W. Taveras to third
- M. Lamb walked
- L. Berkman walked, M. Lamb to second
- M. Ensberg hit sacrifice fly to right center, W. Taveras scored, M. Lamb to third
- J. Lane grounded into fielder's choice, L. Berkman out at second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Houston 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 1st: Kansas City
- A. Berroa grounded out to second
- D. DeJesus lined out to second
- T. Long grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 2nd: Houston
- A. Everett singled to left
- B. Ausmus grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, A. Everett out at second
- C. Burke grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 2nd: Kansas City
- M. Stairs struck out looking
- E. Brown singled to right
- S. Costa grounded into fielder's choice, E. Brown out at second
- T. Graffanino struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Kansas City 0

  Top 3rd: Houston
- W. Taveras walked
- C. Biggio doubled to deep left, W. Taveras scored
- M. Lamb flied out to center, C. Biggio to third
- L. Berkman grounded out to first
- M. Ensberg struck out looking

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 3rd: Kansas City
- R. Gotay flied out to deep right
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop
- A. Berroa struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Top 4th: Houston
- J. Lane walked
- A. Everett singled to center, J. Lane to second
- B. Ausmus grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, J. Lane to third, A. Everett out at second
- C. Burke struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 4th: Kansas City
- D. DeJesus doubled to left
- T. Long fouled out to third
- M. Stairs grounded out to second, D. DeJesus to third
- E. Brown grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Top 5th: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to left
- C. Biggio grounded out to second, W. Taveras to second
- M. Lamb flied out to center
- L. Berkman walked
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 5th: Kansas City
- S. Costa grounded out to pitcher
- T. Graffanino grounded out to third
- R. Gotay grounded bunt out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Top 6th: Houston
- J. Lane popped out to shallow right
- A. Everett grounded out to third
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 6th: Kansas City
- J. Buck grounded out to second
- A. Berroa flied out to left
- D. DeJesus walked
- T. Long doubled to left, D. DeJesus to third
- M. Stairs lined out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 2, Kansas City 0

  Top 7th: Houston
- C. Burke safe at first on third baseman T. Graffanino's throwing error
- W. Taveras reached on bunt single to third, C. Burke to second
- C. Biggio grounded into fielder's choice, C. Burke out at third, W. Taveras to second
- M. Lamb singled to center, W. Taveras scored, C. Biggio to second
- L. Berkman lined out to center, C. Biggio to third
- M. Ensberg fouled out to catcher

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Houston 3, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 7th: Kansas City
- E. Brown singled to center
- S. Costa grounded into double play third to second to first, E. Brown out at second
- T. Graffanino singled to left
- R. Gotay grounded into fielder's choice, T. Graffanino out at second

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Kansas City 0

  Top 8th: Houston
- J. Affeldt relieved D.J. Carrasco
- J. Lane singled to left
- A. Everett popped out to second
- B. Ausmus walked, J. Lane to second
- C. Burke singled to right, J. Lane scored, B. Ausmus to third
- W. Taveras safe at first on second baseman R. Gotay's fielding error, B. Ausmus and C. Burke scored
- C. Biggio lined out to pitcher
- M. Lamb struck out looking

3 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Houston 6, Kansas City 0

  Bottom 8th: Kansas City
- J. Buck struck out swinging
- A. Berroa doubled to deep right
- J. McEwing hit for D. DeJesus
- J. McEwing grounded out to shortstop, A. Berroa to third
- T. Long singled to center, A. Berroa scored
- T. Long to second on fielder's indifference
- M. Stairs popped out to third

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Kansas City 1

  Top 9th: Houston
- J. McEwing at third
- T. Long in center field
- M. Stairs in left field
- T. Graffanino at first
- L. Nunez relieved J. Affeldt
- L. Berkman lined out to first
- M. Ensberg singled to third
- J. Lane struck out swinging
- A. Everett struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Kansas City 1

  Bottom 9th: Kansas City
- R. Springer relieved R. Oswalt
- E. Brown flied out to right
- S. Costa singled to left
- S. Costa to second on fielder's indifference
- T. Graffanino grounded out to third
- R. Gotay tripled to deep center, S. Costa scored
- J. Buck grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Kansas City 2
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
W. Taveras W. Taveras
3-4
0 RBI
 Kansas City
T. Long T. Long
2-4
1 RBI