Houston 7, Pittsburgh 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(79-78)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 7 12 0
Pittsburgh 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 4 12 2
WP: A. Pettitte (14-13)
LP: I. Snell (14-11)
(65-92)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- W. Taveras grounded out to shortstop
- M. Lamb walked
- L. Berkman safe at first on first baseman X. Nady's throwing error, M. Lamb to third
- L. Scott singled to center, M. Lamb scored, L. Berkman to second
- A. Huff singled to center, L. Berkman scored, L. Scott to third, A. Huff to second advancing on throw
- C. Biggio grounded out to shortstop, L. Scott scored
- A. Everett popped out to second

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

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy flied out to deep right
- J. Wilson grounded out to second
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- A. Pettitte flied out to left
- W. Taveras grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- J. Bay homered to deep left
- X. Nady grounded out to third
- R. Paulino doubled to deep left center
- J. Bautista homered to deep left, R. Paulino scored
- J. Castillo grounded out to shortstop
- I. Snell struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- M. Lamb singled to right
- L. Berkman grounded out to first, M. Lamb to second
- M. Lamb to third on wild pitch
- L. Scott struck out swinging
- A. Huff intentionally walked
- C. Biggio singled to right, M. Lamb scored, A. Huff to second
- A. Everett popped out to shallow left

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

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy grounded out to catcher
- J. Wilson flied out to deep right
- F. Sanchez singled to center
- J. Bay singled to left, F. Sanchez to third
- X. Nady grounded into fielder's choice, J. Bay out at second

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- B. Ausmus grounded out to pitcher
- A. Pettitte grounded out to shortstop
- W. Taveras grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino grounded out to second
- J. Bautista singled to left
- J. Castillo popped out to shallow center
- I. Snell grounded into fielder's choice, J. Bautista out at second

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- M. Lamb walked
- L. Berkman struck out looking
- L. Scott singled to center, M. Lamb to second
- A. Huff singled to left, M. Lamb to third, L. Scott to second
- C. Biggio hit sacrifice fly to deep center, M. Lamb scored, L. Scott to third
- A. Everett singled to right, L. Scott scored, A. Huff to second
- B. Ausmus grounded into fielder's choice, A. Everett out at second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- C. Duffy grounded out to second
- F. Sanchez doubled to right
- J. Bay walked
- X. Nady lined out to right

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 6th: Houston
- D. Marte relieved I. Snell
- A. Pettitte flied out to left
- W. Taveras reached on bunt single to pitcher
- W. Taveras caught stealing
- M. Lamb grounded out to first, W. Taveras to third
- L. Berkman walked
- J. Perez relieved J. Perez
- L. Scott struck out looking

0 runs, 1 hits, 1 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino reached on bunt single to third
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- J. Castillo grounded into double play third to second to first, R. Paulino out at second

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 7th: Houston
- A. Huff grounded out to first
- B. Rogers relieved J. Perez
- C. Biggio grounded out to shortstop
- A. Everett singled to right
- B. Ausmus flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- J. Randa hit for B. Rogers
- J. Randa grounded out to second
- C. Duffy singled to second
- J. Wilson popped out to shallow center
- F. Sanchez reached on bunt single to third, C. Duffy to second
- R. Springer relieved A. Pettitte
- J. Bay hit by pitch, C. Duffy to third, F. Sanchez to second
- R. Doumit hit for X. Nady
- R. Doumit fouled out to shallow left

0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 6, Pittsburgh 3

  Top 8th: Houston
- J. Bayliss relieved B. Rogers
- J. Randa at first
- M. Ensberg hit for R. Springer
- M. Ensberg flied out to center
- W. Taveras singled to right
- W. Taveras stole second
- M. Lamb walked
- L. Berkman singled to left, W. Taveras scored, M. Lamb to second
- L. Scott flied out to right center
- A. Huff grounded out to second

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

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- M. Lamb at first
- L. Berkman in right field
- F. Nieve relieved R. Springer
- M. Ensberg at third
- R. Paulino grounded out to third
- J. Bautista struck out swinging
- J. Castillo walked
- J. Randa struck out looking

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- C. Biggio lined out to left center
- A. Everett struck out swinging
- B. Ausmus singled to right
- M. Ensberg popped out to shallow left

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

  Bottom 9th: Pittsburgh
- E. Bruntlett at second
- C. Duffy grounded out to shortstop
- J. Wilson doubled to deep center
- F. Sanchez doubled to right, J. Wilson scored
- J. Bay grounded out to third
- J. Burnitz hit for J. Bayliss
- J. Burnitz grounded out to first

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 4
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
C. Biggio C. Biggio
1-4
3 RBI
 Pittsburgh
F. Sanchez F. Sanchez
4-5
1 RBI