Houston 5, Milwaukee 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(62-72)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Milwaukee 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 7 1
Houston 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 0 X 5 7 1
WP: A. Pettitte (13-13) S: B. Lidge (28)
LP: D. Davis (9-9)
(66-68)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 3rd: Milwaukee
- T. Graffanino singled to right center, D. Miller scored, B. Clark to third
- P. Fielder singled to right, B. Clark scored, T. Graffanino to second
Bot 3rd: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to left, A. Pettitte scored, L. Berkman to second on left fielder K. Mench's throwing error
Bot 7th: Houston
- B. Ausmus doubled to left, C. Burke scored
- W. Taveras doubled to left, B. Ausmus scored
- C. Biggio homered to deep left, W. Taveras scored
Top 8th: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder homered to deep right
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
B. Clark cf 4 1 0 0 0 1 0 .267
T. Graffanino 2b 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .280
J. Cirillo 1b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .338
    P. Fielder 1b 3 1 2 2 0 0 0 .275
B. Hall ss 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .268
C. Hart rf 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 .280
K. Mench lf 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 .229
D. Bell 3b 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .269
D. Miller c 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 .250
    G. Jenkins ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .249
D. Davis p 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .055
    R. Helling p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 3 7 3 1 7 11  
 Batting
2B - K Mench (3, B Lidge).
HR - P Fielder (24, 8th inning off D Wheeler 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - T Graffanino (12), P Fielder 2 (68).
2-out RBI - P Fielder.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Jenkins 1, D Davis 1.
GIDP - B Hall.
Team LOB - 5.
 Base Running
SB - C Hart (5, 2nd base off A Pettitte/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
E - K Mench (1, throw).
DP - 1 (T Graffanino-B Hall-P Fielder).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
W. Taveras cf 2 1 1 1 1 0 0 .281
C. Biggio 2b 4 1 1 2 0 0 3 .257
    D. Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Lidge p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
L. Berkman 1b 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 .308
J. Lane rf-lf 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .211
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .230
C. Burke lf-2b 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .286
A. Everett ss 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 .241
B. Ausmus c 3 1 2 1 0 0 1 .234
A. Pettitte p 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 .231
    A. Huff ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .252
 Totals 28 5 7 5 3 4 10  
 Batting
2B - B Ausmus (14, D Davis); W Taveras (17, D Davis).
HR - C Biggio (18, 7th inning off R Helling 1 on, 2 Out).
S - A Everett , W Taveras.
RBI - L Berkman (111), B Ausmus (33), W Taveras (30), C Biggio 2 (49).
2-out RBI - L Berkman, W Taveras, C Biggio 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Lane 1, C Biggio 1.
GIDP - A Everett.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - M Ensberg (12, throw).
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-C Biggio-L Berkman).
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Davis (L, 9-9) 6.2 6 4 4 3 2 0 5.18
R. Helling 1.1 1 1 1 0 2 1 4.09
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
A. Pettitte (W, 13-13) 7.0 5 2 1 1 5 0 4.44
D. Wheeler (H, 22) 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 1 2.70
B. Lidge (S, 28) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5.08
IBB - D Miller (by A Pettitte).
Pitches-strikes - D Davis 98-62; R Helling 22-15; A Pettitte 110-74; D Wheeler 23-16; B Lidge 8-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - D Davis 10-8; R Helling 1-1; A Pettitte 8-9; D Wheeler 0-1; B Lidge 2-1.
Batters faced - D Davis 28; R Helling 5; A Pettitte 27; D Wheeler 4; B Lidge 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Travis Reininger. 1B--Tim Timmons. 2B--Derryl Cousins. 3B--Rob Drake.
Ejections: MILWAUKEE's Cirillo by Timmons (1st), MILWAUKEE's Yost by Timmons (1st).
Time: 2:47.
Attendance: 36,438.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
MILWAUKEE FIRST BASEMAN JEFF CIRILLO AND MANAGER NED YOST WERE EJECTED BY FIRST BASE UMPIRE TIM TIMMONS IN THE TOP OF THE FIRST INNING FOR ARGUING A CALL AT FIRST BASE.

Updated on Thursday, Aug 31, 2006 10:56 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Milwaukee
P. Fielder P. Fielder
2-3, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Houston
C. Biggio C. Biggio
1-4, 1 HR
2 RBI