Houston 3, Washington 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(49-46)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 3 11 0
Washington 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 1
WP: R. Oswalt (13-8) S: B. Lidge (22)
LP: E. Loaiza (6-6)
(54-42)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to right
- C. Biggio flied into double play right to first, W. Taveras out at first
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Bottom 1st: Washington
- J. Carroll struck out swinging
- J. Vidro grounded out to pitcher
- J. Guillen struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Ensberg flied out to right
- M. Lamb grounded out to shortstop
- O. Palmeiro singled to right
- A. Everett grounded into fielder's choice, O. Palmeiro out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Bottom 2nd: Washington
- R. Church grounded out to second
- P. Wilson struck out swinging
- B. Wilkerson singled to left center
- B. Schneider singled to right, B. Wilkerson to third
- C. Baerga hit by pitch, B. Schneider to second
- E. Loaiza struck out looking

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Top 3rd: Houston
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- R. Oswalt lined out to second
- W. Taveras grounded bunt out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Bottom 3rd: Washington
- J. Carroll hit by pitch
- J. Vidro grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Carroll out at second
- J. Guillen singled to left

  Top 4th: Houston
- C. Biggio singled to center
- L. Berkman singled to left, C. Biggio to second
- M. Ensberg flied out to center
- M. Lamb lined out to left center
- O. Palmeiro flied out to deep right

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Bottom 4th: Washington
- R. Church flied out to deep left
- P. Wilson struck out swinging
- B. Wilkerson flied out to left center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 0, Washington 0

  Top 5th: Houston
- A. Everett singled to right center
- B. Ausmus singled to left, A. Everett to second
- R. Oswalt safe at first on third baseman C. Baerga's fielding error, A. Everett to third, B. Ausmus to second, A. Everett scored
- W. Taveras reached on bunt single to third, B. Ausmus to third, R. Oswalt to second
- C. Biggio flied out to right
- L. Berkman fouled out to catcher
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep left center

1 runs, 3 hits, 1 errors
Houston 1, Washington 0

  Bottom 5th: Washington
- B. Schneider popped out to shallow left
- C. Baerga grounded out to first
- E. Loaiza struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 1, Washington 0

  Top 6th: Houston
- M. Lamb homered to deep right
- O. Palmeiro flied out to deep center
- A. Everett singled to third
- A. Everett stole second
- B. Ausmus lined out to first
- R. Oswalt singled to center, A. Everett scored
- W. Taveras flied out to right

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

  Bottom 6th: Washington
- J. Carroll singled to right
- J. Vidro singled to center, J. Carroll to second
- J. Guillen grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Carroll to third, J. Vidro out at second
- R. Church grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 0

  Top 7th: Houston
- C. Biggio doubled to center
- L. Berkman flied out to deep center, C. Biggio to third
- M. Ensberg popped into double play first to catcher, C. Biggio out at home

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 0

  Bottom 7th: Washington
- P. Wilson singled to center
- B. Wilkerson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, P. Wilson out at second
- B. Schneider singled to center
- C. Baerga popped out to shortstop

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

  Top 1st: Houston
- J. Carroll at third
- J. Eischen pitching
- C. Guzman at shortstop

  Top 8th: Houston
- M. Lamb flied out to center
- O. Palmeiro struck out looking
- A. Everett grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 0

  Bottom 8th: Washington
- C. Guzman grounded out to shortstop
- J. Carroll flied out to right
- J. Vidro flied out to center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 0

  Top 9th: Houston
- H. Carrasco relieved J. Eischen
- B. Ausmus grounded out to shortstop
- J. Vizcaino hit for R. Oswalt
- J. Vizcaino grounded out to first
- W. Taveras flied out to right center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 0

  Top 1st: Houston
- L. Berkman at first
- J. Lane in right field
- B. Lidge pitching

  Bottom 9th: Washington
- J. Guillen struck out looking
- R. Church singled to right center
- R. Church to second on wild pitch
- P. Wilson homered to deep left, R. Church scored
- B. Wilkerson grounded out to second
- B. Schneider flied out to right

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Washington 2
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Lamb M. Lamb
1-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Washington
P. Wilson P. Wilson
2-4, 1 HR
2 RBI