Houston 5, Texas 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(21-20)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Texas 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 12 0
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 3 X 5 6 0
WP: C. Qualls (2-1) S: B. Lidge (12)
LP: J. Benoit (0-1)
(23-19)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Texas
- M. Young singled to right, M. DeRosa scored
Bot 4th: Houston
- P. Wilson hit sacrifice fly to right, M. Ensberg scored, M. Lamb to third
Top 5th: Texas
- G. Matthews Jr. singled to right, M. DeRosa scored
Bot 6th: Houston
- B. Ausmus singled to left, M. Ensberg scored, M. Lamb to second
Top 7th: Texas
- M. Young singled to center, G. Matthews Jr. scored, M. Young to second advancing on throw
Bot 8th: Houston
- A. Everett doubled to left, B. Ausmus, L. Berkman and E. Munson scored
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Matthews Jr. cf 5 1 4 1 0 0 0 .317
M. Young ss 4 0 2 2 1 1 2 .326
M. Teixeira 1b 4 0 0 0 1 1 5 .274
H. Blalock 3b 5 0 2 0 0 0 3 .338
K. Mench rf-lf 4 0 1 0 0 2 4 .298
B. Wilkerson lf 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .270
    J. Benoit p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    C.J. Wilson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
R. Barajas c 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .229
M. DeRosa 2b 4 2 2 0 0 1 2 .349
R. Tejeda p 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    R. Bauer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Jimenez ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .208
    S. Feldman p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Brown rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .194
 Totals 37 3 12 3 2 7 24  
 Batting
2B - G Matthews Jr 2 (14, R Oswalt 2); M DeRosa 2 (9, R Oswalt 2).
S - R Tejeda.
RBI - M Young 2 (26), G Matthews Jr (19).
2-out RBI - M Young.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Wilkerson 2, R Barajas 1, M DeRosa 1.
GIDP - H Blalock.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - H Blalock (1, 2nd base off R Oswalt/B Ausmus).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 .271
C. Biggio 2b 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 .282
L. Berkman rf-lf 3 1 0 0 1 3 3 .312
M. Ensberg 3b 4 2 2 0 0 0 3 .282
M. Lamb 1b 4 0 2 0 0 1 3 .383
B. Ausmus c 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .336
P. Wilson lf 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 .250
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Munson ph 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .242
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
A. Everett ss 3 0 1 3 1 0 2 .233
R. Oswalt p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .083
    O. Palmeiro lf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .182
    J. Lane ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .207
 Totals 28 5 6 5 7 10 13  
 Batting
2B - M Ensberg (10, R Tejeda); A Everett (8, J Benoit).
SF - P Wilson.
RBI - P Wilson (20), B Ausmus (11), A Everett 3 (23).
2-out RBI - A Everett 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Everett 2, J Lane 1, M Lamb 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - W Taveras (4, 2nd base off R Tejeda/R Barajas), A Everett (2, 3rd base off C Wilson/R Barajas).
CS - M Lamb (1, Home by R Tejeda/R Barajas).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Lamb-A Everett-R Oswalt).
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Tejeda 5.0 2 1 1 4 6 0 6.23
R. Bauer (BS, 2) 1.0 3 1 1 0 1 0 3.68
S. Feldman (H, 1) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 7.27
J. Benoit (L, 0-1; BS, 2) 1.0 1 3 3 3 1 0 5.03
C.J. Wilson 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.50
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt 6.1 11 3 3 2 3 0 3.57
C. Qualls (W, 2-1) 1.2 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.01
B. Lidge (S, 12) 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 5.23
IBB - A Everett (by R Tejeda).
Pitches-strikes - R Tejeda 102-55; R Bauer 24-15; S Feldman 8-6; J Benoit 38-17; C Wilson 6-3; R Oswalt 121-84; C Qualls 23-18; B Lidge 14-12.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Tejeda 2-6; R Bauer 1-1; S Feldman 1-0; J Benoit 0-2; C Wilson 0-0; R Oswalt 10-6; C Qualls 3-0; B Lidge 0-1.
Batters faced - R Tejeda 20; R Bauer 6; S Feldman 2; J Benoit 7; C Wilson 1; R Oswalt 31; C Qualls 5; B Lidge 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Bruce Froemming. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Adrian Johnson. 3B--Brian Runge.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 40,790.
Weather: 88 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, out to center.

Updated on Saturday, May 20, 2006 5:10 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Texas
G. Matthews Jr. G. Matthews Jr.
4-5
1 RBI
 Houston
A. Everett A. Everett
1-3
3 RBI