Pittsburgh 9, Cleveland 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(14-29)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 9 14 1
Cleveland 0 2 0 3 0 0 1 0 0 6 7 1
WP: I. Snell (3-3) S: M. Gonzalez (6)
LP: J. Johnson (2-4)
(21-22)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth homered to deep right center
Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- C. Wilson grounded into double play third to second to first, J. Burnitz scored, R. Doumit out at second
Bot 2nd: Cleveland
- R. Belliard singled to center, B. Broussard scored
- G. Sizemore grounded out to first, R. Belliard scored, T. Hollandsworth to third
Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay homered to deep left, J. Wilson and F. Sanchez scored
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo homered to deep left, R. Paulino scored
- J. Wilson hit sacrifice fly to center, N. McLouth scored
Bot 4th: Cleveland
- L. Merloni grounded out to shortstop, B. Broussard scored, T. Hollandsworth to second
- G. Sizemore homered to deep right, T. Hollandsworth scored
Bot 7th: Cleveland
- V. Martinez singled to left, C. Blake scored
Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay homered to deep right
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
N. McLouth cf 4 2 1 1 1 0 2 .231
J. Wilson ss 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 .291
F. Sanchez 3b 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .348
J. Bay lf 5 2 3 4 0 1 1 .282
J. Burnitz rf 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 .206
R. Doumit dh 4 0 1 0 0 1 4 .206
C. Wilson 1b 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .266
R. Paulino c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .287
J. Castillo 2b 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 .293
 Totals 37 9 14 8 2 2 9  
 Batting
2B - J Burnitz (6, J Johnson); R Paulino (5, J Johnson).
HR - N Mclouth (3, 1st inning off J Johnson 0 on, 0 Out), J Bay 2 (9, 3rd inning off J Johnson 2 on, 2 Out, 9th inning off G Mota 0 on, 2 Out), J Castillo (2, 4th inning off J Johnson 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - J Wilson.
RBI - N McLouth (6), J Bay 4 (29), J Castillo 2 (11), J Wilson (16).
2-out RBI - J Bay 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - R Doumit 2, N McLouth 1.
GIDP - J Bay, C Wilson, N McLouth.
Reached via catcher's interference - J Burnitz 1.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - N McLouth 2 (5, 2nd base off J Johnson/V Martinez, 3rd base off J Johnson/V Martinez).
 
 Fielding
E - J Castillo (4, catch).
DP - 1 (F Sanchez-J Castillo-C Wilson).
 Cleveland
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Sizemore cf 4 1 1 3 1 2 0 .295
C. Blake rf 5 1 2 0 0 2 2 .366
J. Peralta ss 5 0 0 0 0 3 2 .238
T. Hafner dh 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .316
V. Martinez c 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 .305
B. Broussard 1b 3 2 1 0 1 1 2 .387
R. Belliard 2b 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .265
T. Hollandsworth lf 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 .250
    J. Michaels ph-lf 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .266
L. Merloni 3b 3 0 0 1 0 0 1 .000
 Totals 33 6 7 6 5 8 12  
 Batting
2B - B Broussard (7, I Snell); C Blake (11, S Torres).
HR - G Sizemore (8, 4th inning off I Snell 1 on, 2 Out).
S - L Merloni.
RBI - R Belliard (18), G Sizemore 3 (22), L Merloni (1), V Martinez (25).
2-out RBI - G Sizemore 2, V Martinez.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - V Martinez 1, R Belliard 1, C Blake 1, J Peralta 1.
GIDP - L Merloni.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - C Blake (5, 2nd base off I Snell/R Paulino).
 
 Fielding
E - V Martinez (4, catchers interference).
DP - 3 (L Merloni-R Belliard-B Broussard 2, R Belliard-J Peralta-B Broussard).
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
I. Snell (W, 3-3) 5.0 4 5 2 5 4 1 5.74
D. Marte (H, 5) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2.70
S. Torres (H, 5) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.94
R. Hernandez (H, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.96
M. Gonzalez (S, 6) 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.65
 Cleveland
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Johnson (L, 2-4) 3.2 10 8 8 2 0 3 6.52
F. Carmona 3.2 3 0 0 0 2 0 6.53
S. Sauerbeck 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.86
G. Mota 1.0 1 1 1 0 0 1 5.60
WP - I Snell.
Pitches-strikes - I Snell 105-64; D Marte 9-6; S Torres 17-9; R Hernandez 9-7; M Gonzalez 14-11; J Johnson 69-39; F Carmona 45-33; S Sauerbeck 2-1; G Mota 25-16.
Ground balls-fly balls - I Snell 9-3; D Marte 2-0; S Torres 1-2; R Hernandez 2-1; M Gonzalez 0-0; J Johnson 8-3; F Carmona 7-2; S Sauerbeck 2-0; G Mota 1-2.
Batters faced - I Snell 25; D Marte 3; S Torres 5; R Hernandez 3; M Gonzalez 3; J Johnson 21; F Carmona 15; S Sauerbeck 1; G Mota 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Jeff Nelson. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Tim Timmons.
Time: 2:58.
Attendance: 30,799.
Weather: 62 degrees, clear.
Wind: 8 mph, out to right.
Game Notes
THE HOME RUN BY PITTSBURGH'S NATE MCLOUTH LED OFF THE GAME.
PITTSBURGH'S FREDDY SANCHEZ EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A SINGLE IN THE FOURTH INNING.
PITTSBURGH'S JOSE CASTILLO EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 10 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FOURTH INNING.

Updated on Sunday, May 21, 2006 4:57 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
J. Bay J. Bay
3-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Cleveland
G. Sizemore G. Sizemore
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI