Houston 7, Pittsburgh 4
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(82-69)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 2 0 7 12 1
Pittsburgh 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 4 11 0
WP: A. Pettitte (17-9)
LP: T. Gorzelanny (0-1)
(62-89)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Biggio popped out to pitcher
- E. Bruntlett walked
- M. Ensberg flied out to deep right
- L. Berkman grounded out to shortstop

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

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third
- J. Wilson struck out swinging
- J. Bay singled to right
- C. Wilson struck out swinging

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- J. Lane grounded out to first
- C. Burke grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett singled to left center
- B. Ausmus doubled to left center, A. Everett scored
- A. Pettitte grounded out to catcher

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

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- B. Eldred homered to deep left
- H. Cota singled to right
- J. Bautista popped out to left
- M. Restovich safe at first on shortstop A. Everett's fielding error, H. Cota to second
- T. Gorzelanny struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez lined out to center

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- C. Biggio grounded out to shortstop
- E. Bruntlett flied out to right
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson grounded out to second
- J. Bay walked
- C. Wilson doubled to left, J. Bay scored
- B. Eldred struck out swinging
- H. Cota struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to left
- J. Lane walked, L. Berkman to second
- C. Burke sacrificed to third, L. Berkman to third, J. Lane to second
- A. Everett reached on bunt single to pitcher, L. Berkman scored, J. Lane to third
- B. Ausmus doubled to deep right center, A. Everett and J. Lane scored
- A. Pettitte struck out swinging
- C. Biggio popped out to shallow right

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 4, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista singled to center
- M. Restovich flied out to right
- T. Gorzelanny sacrificed to pitcher, J. Bautista to second
- F. Sanchez singled to center, J. Bautista out at home

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ensberg homered to deep left
- L. Berkman singled to left
- J. Fogg relieved T. Gorzelanny
- J. Lane singled to left, L. Berkman to second
- C. Burke grounded into double play second to shortstop to first, J. Lane out at second

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson flied out to right
- J. Bay flied out to center
- C. Wilson grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 6th: Houston
- A. Everett flied out to center
- B. Ausmus walked
- B. Ausmus caught stealing, catcher to shortstop to first to shortstop
- A. Pettitte grounded out to first

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- B. Eldred walked
- H. Cota singled to right, B. Eldred to second
- J. Bautista flied out to deep left
- C. Qualls relieved A. Pettitte
- R. Mackowiak hit for M. Restovich
- R. Mackowiak grounded out to pitcher, B. Eldred to third, H. Cota to second
- N. McLouth hit for J. Fogg
- N. McLouth grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2

  Top 7th: Houston
- J. Bay in left field
- R. Mackowiak in center field
- R. White relieved J. Fogg
- C. Biggio grounded out to third
- E. Bruntlett popped out to third
- M. Ensberg walked
- L. Berkman lined out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 2

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez singled to left
- J. Wilson grounded into fielder's choice, F. Sanchez out at second
- J. Bay walked, J. Wilson to second
- C. Wilson singled to shallow left, J. Wilson scored, J. Bay to second
- B. Eldred popped out to center
- H. Cota lined out to second

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 5, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 8th: Houston
- J. Lane singled to left
- C. Burke sacrificed to first, J. Lane to second
- A. Everett singled to second, J. Lane to third
- B. Ausmus singled to left, J. Lane scored, A. Everett to third
- M. Capps relieved R. White
- J. Bagwell hit for C. Qualls
- J. Bagwell singled to right, A. Everett scored, B. Ausmus to second
- C. Biggio grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Bagwell out at second

2 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- D. Wheeler relieved C. Qualls
- E. Bruntlett at second
- C. Gipson in center field
- T. Redman hit for J. Bautista
- T. Redman walked
- R. Mackowiak singled to right, T. Redman to second
- D. Ward hit for M. Capps
- D. Ward flied out to left
- F. Sanchez lined out to deep left
- J. Wilson grounded into fielder's choice, R. Mackowiak out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 9th: Houston
- T. Redman in center field
- R. Mackowiak at third
- S. Torres relieved M. Capps
- E. Bruntlett grounded out to shortstop
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- M. Lamb at first
- B. Lidge relieved D. Wheeler
- J. Bay walked
- C. Wilson doubled to deep right, J. Bay to third
- B. Eldred struck out swinging
- H. Cota grounded out to shortstop, J. Bay scored, C. Wilson to third
- T. Redman grounded out to first

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 4
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
B. Ausmus B. Ausmus
3-3
4 RBI
 Pittsburgh
C. Wilson C. Wilson
3-5
2 RBI