Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 6 10 2
Pittsburgh 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 8 0
WP: W. Rodriguez (5-4) S: B. Lidge (21)
LP: M. Redman (4-10)
(40-54)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio popped out to third
- E. Bruntlett struck out swinging
- L. Berkman singled to right, L. Berkman out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Pittsburgh 0

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy safe at first on pitcher W. Rodriguez's throwing error
- F. Sanchez singled to center, C. Duffy to second
- M. Lawton grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, C. Duffy to third, F. Sanchez out at second
- J. Bay doubled to left, C. Duffy scored
- D. Ward flied out to center

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg grounded out to shortstop
- J. Lane grounded out to first
- A. Everett grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- H. Cota struck out swinging
- J. Wilson walked
- M. Redman struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 3rd: Houston
- C. Burke singled to left center
- H. Quintero singled to right, C. Burke to second
- W. Rodriguez sacrificed to third, C. Burke to third, H. Quintero to second
- C. Biggio walked
- E. Bruntlett tripled to deep right center, C. Burke, H. Quintero and C. Biggio scored
- L. Berkman walked
- M. Ensberg hit sacrifice fly to right, E. Bruntlett scored
- L. Berkman to second on balk
- J. Lane singled to left, L. Berkman to third
- A. Everett fouled out to catcher

4 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez lined out to second
- M. Lawton flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 4th: Houston
- C. Burke popped out to shallow right center
- H. Quintero lined out to left
- W. Rodriguez flied out to deep right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay doubled to deep left
- D. Ward grounded out to second, J. Bay to third
- J. Castillo grounded out to shortstop, J. Bay scored
- H. Cota lined out to left

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 5th: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to center
- E. Bruntlett struck out looking
- L. Berkman homered to deep left, C. Biggio scored
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep center
- J. Lane walked
- A. Everett struck out swinging

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson grounded out to second
- M. Redman struck out swinging
- C. Duffy singled to left
- F. Sanchez doubled to left, C. Duffy to third
- C. Duffy scored, F. Sanchez to third on balk
- M. Lawton struck out swinging

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 6th: Houston
- C. Burke singled to left
- H. Quintero grounded into double play third to second to first, C. Burke out at second
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay grounded out to third
- D. Ward popped out to center
- J. Castillo struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 7th: Houston
- R. White relieved M. Redman
- R. Mackowiak at first
- C. Biggio singled to center
- E. Bruntlett grounded into fielder's choice, C. Biggio out at second
- L. Berkman grounded into double play shortstop to first, E. Bruntlett out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- H. Cota singled to center
- J. Wilson singled to right center, H. Cota to second
- C. Qualls relieved W. Rodriguez
- R. Mackowiak grounded into fielder's choice, H. Cota to third, J. Wilson out at second, H. Cota scored, R. Mackowiak to second on shortstop A. Everett's throwing error
- C. Duffy struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez lined out to left

1 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. Ensberg grounded out to third
- J. Lane grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- E. Bruntlett at shortstop
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- W. Taveras in center field
- M. Lawton flied out to right center
- J. Bay struck out swinging
- T. Redman hit for R. White
- T. Redman flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4

  Top 9th: Houston
- J. Mesa relieved R. White
- C. Burke grounded out to pitcher
- H. Quintero singled to right
- W. Taveras flied out to right
- C. Biggio grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- B. Lidge relieved D. Wheeler
- J. Lane in left field
- O. Palmeiro in right field
- C. Burke at second
- B. Ausmus catching
- J. Castillo struck out looking
- R. Doumit hit for H. Cota
- R. Doumit popped out to shallow center
- J. Wilson singled to second
- R. Mackowiak flied out to right center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 4
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Pittsburgh
J. Bay J. Bay
2-4
1 RBI