Houston 3, Texas 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(38-34)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 3
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 7 2
WP: C. Qualls (3-3)
LP: J. Dominguez (0-2)
(32-40)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Texas
- K. Mench popped out to second
- M. Young singled to left
- M. Teixeira singled to right, M. Young to second
- H. Blalock grounded into fielder's choice, M. Young to third, M. Teixeira out at second, M. Young scored on shortstop A. Everett's throwing error
- A. Soriano reached on fielder's choice, H. Blalock to second on second baseman C. Biggio's fielding error
- R. Hidalgo flied out to deep right

1 runs, 2 hits, 2 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras lined out to pitcher
- C. Biggio struck out swinging
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Top 2nd: Texas
- R. Barajas struck out swinging
- G. Matthews Jr. grounded out to third
- C. Park grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep center
- M. Lamb struck out swinging
- O. Palmeiro safe at first on second baseman A. Soriano's fielding error
- A. Everett singled to third, O. Palmeiro to second
- B. Ausmus singled to third, O. Palmeiro to third, A. Everett to second
- A. Pettitte grounded out to second

0 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Top 3rd: Texas
- K. Mench lined out to third
- M. Young grounded out to third
- M. Teixeira struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- W. Taveras grounded bunt out to pitcher
- C. Biggio grounded out to pitcher
- L. Berkman grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 1, Houston 0

  Top 4th: Texas
- H. Blalock fouled out to shallow left
- A. Soriano doubled to left
- R. Hidalgo popped out to second
- A. Soriano to third on wild pitch
- R. Barajas singled to left, A. Soriano scored
- G. Matthews Jr. singled to left, R. Barajas to third
- C. Park struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- M. Ensberg flied out to right
- M. Lamb flied out to left
- O. Palmeiro fouled out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 0

  Top 5th: Texas
- K. Mench flied out to shallow right
- M. Young grounded out to second
- M. Teixeira singled to center
- M. Teixeira to second on passed ball
- H. Blalock grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 0

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- A. Everett struck out looking
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- A. Pettitte struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 0

  Top 6th: Texas
- A. Soriano fouled out to first
- R. Hidalgo grounded out to third
- S. Alomar Jr. hit for R. Barajas
- R. Barajas grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 0

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- S. Alomar Jr. catching
- W. Taveras flied out to center
- C. Biggio safe at first on shortstop M. Young's fielding error
- L. Berkman doubled to deep left center, C. Biggio scored
- M. Ensberg popped out to third
- M. Lamb grounded out to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Texas 2, Houston 1

  Top 7th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. struck out swinging
- C. Park struck out swinging
- K. Mench singled to center
- M. Young grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 1

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro doubled to deep right
- A. Everett sacrificed to pitcher, O. Palmeiro to third
- O. Palmeiro scored on M. Teixeira's fielding error
- B. Ausmus to second

1 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Texas 2, Houston 2

  Top 8th: Texas

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 2

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- K. Loe relieved C. Park

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 2

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- C. Burke ran for O. Palmeiro
- C. Burke to second
- J. Vizcaino hit for A. Pettitte

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 3
- C. Burke in left field
- L. Berkman in right field
- C. Qualls relieved C. Qualls
- D. Dellucci hit for K. Loe

  Top 10th: Texas

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

  Bottom 9th: Houston
- J. Dominguez relieved J. Dominguez

  Bottom 10th: Houston

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Texas 2, Houston 3
 
 Top Batters
 Texas
R. Barajas R. Barajas
1-2
1 RBI
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
2-5
1 RBI