Texas 7, Houston 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(31-43)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 4 0
Texas 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 4 X 7 12 2
WP: J. Wright (1-1)
LP: R. Oswalt (7-5)
(30-44)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Houston
- M. Ensberg doubled to deep left, M. Lamb scored, L. Scott to third
Bot 5th: Texas
- I. Kinsler doubled to left, T. Metcalf scored, K. Lofton to third
- M. Young singled to center, K. Lofton and I. Kinsler scored
Top 6th: Houston
- B. Ausmus singled to right, M. Lamb scored, M. Ensberg to second, M. Ensberg to third, B. Ausmus to second on right fielder M. Byrd's throwing error
Bot 8th: Texas
- G. Laird homered to deep left
- M. Young singled to center, B. Wilkerson and K. Lofton scored, I. Kinsler to second
- M. Byrd singled to center, I. Kinsler scored, M. Young to second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
O. Palmeiro lf 3 0 1 0 2 0 0 .267
M. Loretta 2b 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .330
H. Pence cf 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .343
C. Lee dh 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .289
M. Lamb 1b 3 2 1 0 0 2 2 .321
L. Scott rf 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .249
M. Ensberg 3b 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .214
B. Ausmus c 4 0 1 1 0 1 3 .266
E. Bruntlett ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 2 .333
    C. Biggio ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .232
 Totals 30 2 4 2 7 6 13  
 Batting
2B - M Ensberg (7, J Wright).
RBI - M Ensberg (21), B Ausmus (16).
2-out RBI - M Ensberg, B Ausmus.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Bruntlett 2, B Ausmus 2, C Lee 1, M Lamb 2.
GIDP - H Pence.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - M Ensberg (1, 2nd base by A Otsuka/G Laird).
 
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Ensberg-M Loretta-M Lamb).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 3 2 3 0 2 0 0 .289
I. Kinsler 2b 3 2 1 1 2 1 2 .240
M. Young dh 4 0 2 4 1 0 1 .294
M. Byrd rf 5 0 2 1 0 0 4 .371
F. Catalanotto lf 5 0 1 0 0 1 7 .197
    J. Hairston Jr. lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
G. Laird c 4 1 1 1 0 1 1 .239
B. Wilkerson 1b 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 .220
T. Metcalf 3b 3 1 1 0 0 0 2 .222
R. Vazquez ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 .250
 Totals 34 7 12 7 6 4 20  
 Batting
2B - K Lofton (11, R Oswalt); I Kinsler (12, R Oswalt).
3B - K Lofton (2, R Oswalt).
HR - G Laird (5, 8th inning off R White 0 on, 0 Out).
S - T Metcalf.
RBI - I Kinsler (34), M Young 4 (46), G Laird (25), M Byrd (15).
2-out RBI - I Kinsler, M Young 4, M Byrd.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Byrd 1, F Catalanotto 4, M Young 1.
GIDP - T Metcalf.
Team LOB - 10.
 Fielding
E - M Byrd (1, throw); A Otsuka (1, catch).
DP - 1 (R Vazquez-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (L, 7-5) 6.1 8 3 3 4 2 0 3.55
R. White 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 1 5.72
T. Miller 0.1 0 1 1 1 1 0 7.71
C. Qualls 0.1 2 1 1 1 1 0 4.38
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Wright (W, 1-1) 5.2 3 2 2 6 5 0 7.42
F. Francisco (H, 6) 1.0 1 0 0 1 0 0 4.18
C. Wilson (H, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.02
A. Otsuka (H, 8) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.88
E. Gagne 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.45
HBP - M Lamb (by J Wright).
Pitches-strikes - R Oswalt 113-73; R White 11-8; T Miller 9-4; C Qualls 13-8; J Wright 96-55; F Francisco 23-15; C Wilson 3-3; A Otsuka 7-4; E Gagne 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Oswalt 9-8; R White 2-1; T Miller 0-0; C Qualls 0-0; J Wright 7-5; F Francisco 2-1; C Wilson 0-0; A Otsuka 1-1; E Gagne 1-2.
Batters faced - R Oswalt 30; R White 5; T Miller 2; C Qualls 4; J Wright 26; F Francisco 5; C Wilson 1; A Otsuka 3; E Gagne 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Joyce. 1B--Angel Campos. 2B--Tim Tschida. 3B--Rob Drake.
Time: 3:03.
Attendance: 42,315.
Weather: 91 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 14 mph, right to left.

Updated on Saturday, Jun 23, 2007 7:14 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Ensberg M. Ensberg
1-3
1 RBI
 Texas
M. Young M. Young
2-4
4 RBI