Houston 13, Pittsburgh 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 1 0 3 0 3 5 0 0 1 13 14 0
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 2
WP: J. Hirsh (2-2)
LP: S. Chacon (1-2)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras singled to third
- W. Taveras stole second
- M. Lamb flied out to left
- C. Burke flied out to left center
- L. Berkman singled to center, W. Taveras scored
- A. Huff grounded into fielder's choice, L. Berkman out at second

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

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy flied out to deep center
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez flied out to deep center

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- L. Scott walked
- A. Everett popped out to center
- B. Ausmus grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, L. Scott out at second

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

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay grounded out to shortstop
- J. Burnitz flied out to center
- X. Nady singled to right
- R. Doumit grounded out to second

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- J. Hirsh struck out looking
- W. Taveras walked
- W. Taveras to second on pitcher S. Chacon's throwing error
- M. Lamb doubled to left, W. Taveras scored
- C. Burke walked
- L. Berkman safe at first on shortstop F. Sanchez's fielding error, M. Lamb scored, C. Burke to third
- A. Huff hit sacrifice fly to deep center, C. Burke scored
- L. Scott flied out to deep left center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- J. Castillo popped out to shortstop
- S. Chacon fouled out to first
- C. Duffy grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second
- J. Hirsh struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- J. Bautista doubled to deep right
- F. Sanchez lined out to second
- J. Bay grounded out to third
- J. Burnitz walked
- X. Nady singled to center, J. Bautista scored, J. Burnitz to third
- R. Doumit walked, X. Nady to second
- J. Castillo grounded out to shortstop

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- W. Taveras grounded out to third
- M. Lamb walked
- C. Burke singled to center, M. Lamb to third
- L. Berkman homered to deep right, M. Lamb and C. Burke scored
- A. Huff singled to right
- J. Bautista at second
- B. Reames relieved S. Chacon
- J. Randa at third
- L. Scott walked, A. Huff to second
- A. Everett flied out to left
- B. Ausmus walked, A. Huff to third, L. Scott to second
- J. Hirsh struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Randa ground rule double to deep left
- C. Duffy lined out to center
- J. Bautista hit by pitch
- F. Sanchez singled to left, J. Randa to third, J. Bautista to second
- J. Bay fouled out to shallow right
- J. Burnitz flied out to left

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 6th: Houston
- W. Taveras ground rule double to deep left
- M. Lamb singled to center, W. Taveras to third
- C. Burke grounded into fielder's choice, W. Taveras out at home, M. Lamb to third, C. Burke to second
- L. Berkman intentionally walked
- A. Huff reached on fielder's choice, M. Lamb scored, C. Burke to third, L. Berkman to second
- L. Scott hit sacrifice fly to shallow left, C. Burke scored
- A. Everett doubled to left, L. Berkman and A. Huff scored
- B. Ausmus singled to right center, A. Everett scored
- J. Hirsh fouled out to first

5 runs, 4 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- M. Lamb at first
- O. Palmeiro in right field
- A. Huff at third
- X. Nady fouled out to first
- R. Doumit popped out to catcher
- H. Cota hit for B. Reames
- H. Cota struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 7th: Houston
- J. Grabow relieved B. Reames
- W. Taveras grounded out to third
- M. Lamb grounded out to first
- C. Burke struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- J. Randa grounded out to first
- C. Duffy lined out to center
- J. Bautista grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 8th: Houston
- O. Palmeiro fouled out to third
- A. Huff grounded out to pitcher
- L. Scott grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- C. Sampson relieved J. Hirsh
- J.R. House catching
- J. Lane in center field
- F. Sanchez singled to right
- J. Bay grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, F. Sanchez out at second
- J. Burnitz grounded out to second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 12, Pittsburgh 1

  Top 9th: Houston
- A. Everett tripled to deep center
- J. Lane hit sacrifice fly to deep left center, A. Everett scored
- J.R. House struck out swinging
- M. Ensberg hit for C. Sampson
- M. Ensberg singled to right
- M. Lamb singled to center, M. Ensberg to second
- C. Burke popped out to shallow center

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 13, Pittsburgh 1

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- T. Miller relieved C. Sampson
- X. Nady singled to left
- R. Doumit hit by pitch, X. Nady to second
- R. Davis hit for J. Grabow
- R. Davis flied out to center
- J. Randa flied out to left
- C. Duffy grounded out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 13, Pittsburgh 1
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
2-3, 1 HR
4 RBI
 Pittsburgh
X. Nady X. Nady
3-4
1 RBI