Houston 12, Texas 9, 10 innings
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  Final 10 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 R H E
Houston 3 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 12 16 0
Texas 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 4 2 0 9 12 1
WP: D. Wheeler (1-4) S: C. Qualls (2)
LP: C.J. Wilson (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 1st: Houston
- L. Berkman homered to deep right, C. Biggio and H. Pence scored
Top 3rd: Houston
- H. Pence homered to deep left
Bot 3rd: Texas
- K. Lofton homered to deep right, R. Vazquez scored
Top 4th: Houston
- C. Biggio walked, M. Loretta scored, L. Scott to third, E. Bruntlett to second
- H. Pence safe at first on R. Vazquez's throwing error, E. Bruntlett and L. Scott scored, C. Biggio to third
Bot 4th: Texas
- J. Hairston Jr. singled to right, G. Laird scored, B. Wilkerson to third
Bot 8th: Texas
- S. Sosa singled to center, K. Lofton and I. Kinsler scored
- F. Catalanotto homered to deep right, S. Sosa scored
Top 9th: Houston
- M. Loretta doubled to center, L. Berkman and H. Pence scored
Bot 9th: Texas
- M. Byrd homered to deep left
- I. Kinsler homered to deep left center
Top 10th: Houston
- C. Biggio doubled to left, M. Ensberg scored
- L. Berkman singled to center, C. Biggio scored, H. Pence to second
- M. Loretta grounded into fielder's choice, H. Pence scored, L. Berkman to third, C. Lee out at second
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Biggio dh 5 2 3 2 1 0 1 .238
H. Pence cf 6 4 4 1 0 0 1 .353
L. Berkman 1b 5 2 2 4 1 1 3 .265
C. Lee lf 5 0 2 0 1 0 1 .291
M. Loretta 2b 5 1 2 3 1 0 2 .332
M. Lamb 3b 5 0 1 0 0 1 5 .317
    B. Ausmus c 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 .265
L. Scott rf 4 1 0 0 1 0 4 .243
E. Munson c 4 0 0 0 0 2 4 .212
    M. Ensberg 3b 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .219
E. Bruntlett ss 3 1 1 0 1 1 0 .333
 Totals 44 12 16 10 6 6 23  
 Batting
2B - M Loretta 2 (14, R Mahay, E Gagne); H Pence (19, E Gagne); C Biggio (21, C Wilson).
HR - L Berkman (10, 1st inning off R Tejeda 2 on, 0 Out), H Pence (8, 3rd inning off R Tejeda 0 on, 1 Out).
S - E Bruntlett.
RBI - L Berkman 4 (44), H Pence (35), C Biggio 2 (26), M Loretta 3 (24).
2-out RBI - C Biggio.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Ausmus 1, L Berkman 1, E Munson 2, L Scott 1.
GIDP - C Biggio.
Team LOB - 9.
 Base Running
CS - C Lee (4, 2nd base by R Tejeda/G Laird).
 Texas
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Lofton cf 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 .292
I. Kinsler 2b 5 2 2 1 0 1 0 .243
M. Young ss 5 0 0 0 0 2 2 .289
S. Sosa dh 5 1 1 2 0 1 0 .246
F. Catalanotto lf 5 1 2 2 0 0 0 .205
G. Laird c 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 .240
B. Wilkerson 1b 5 0 1 0 0 2 2 .219
J. Hairston Jr. rf 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 .250
    M. Byrd ph-rf 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 .378
R. Vazquez 3b 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 .250
 Totals 42 9 12 9 0 7 7  
 Batting
2B - R Vazquez (4, C Sampson); F Catalanotto (5, C Qualls).
HR - K Lofton (5, 3rd inning off C Sampson 1 on, 1 Out), F Catalanotto (6, 8th inning off D Wheeler 1 on, 1 Out), M Byrd (3, 9th inning off D Wheeler 0 on, 0 Out), I Kinsler (14, 9th inning off D Wheeler 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - K Lofton 2 (18), J Hairston Jr (7), S Sosa 2 (59), F Catalanotto 2 (21), M Byrd (16), I Kinsler (35).
2-out RBI - J Hairston Jr, I Kinsler.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Wilkerson 1, R Vazquez 1.
Team LOB - 4.
 Fielding
E - R Vazquez (3, throw).
DP - 2 (G Laird-M Young, M Young-I Kinsler-B Wilkerson).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Sampson 7.0 5 3 3 0 4 1 3.71
R. White 0.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 6.35
D. Wheeler (W, 1-4; BS, 4) 2.0 4 4 4 0 3 3 6.55
C. Qualls (S, 2) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.26
 Texas
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Tejeda 3.2 5 7 5 4 4 2 6.57
R. Mahay 3.1 4 0 0 0 0 0 2.59
J. Benoit 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3.76
E. Gagne 1.0 2 2 2 1 0 0 1.29
C.J. Wilson (L, 0-1) 0.1 4 3 3 1 0 0 2.75
W. Eyre 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.00
WP - D Wheeler.
HBP - G Laird (by C Sampson).
Pitches-strikes - C Sampson 96-67; R White 10-6; D Wheeler 39-29; C Qualls 11-7; R Tejeda 88-53; R Mahay 55-37; J Benoit 8-6; E Gagne 20-10; C Wilson 24-14; W Eyre 8-5.
Ground balls-fly balls - C Sampson 12-5; R White 0-0; D Wheeler 2-1; C Qualls 2-1; R Tejeda 2-5; R Mahay 6-4; J Benoit 2-0; E Gagne 1-2; C Wilson 1-0; W Eyre 1-0.
Batters faced - C Sampson 27; R White 2; D Wheeler 10; C Qualls 4; R Tejeda 20; R Mahay 14; J Benoit 3; E Gagne 6; C Wilson 6; W Eyre 2.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Angel Campos. 1B--Tim Tschida. 2B--Rob Drake. 3B--Jim Joyce.
Time: 3:42.
Attendance: 31,560.
Weather: 84 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 10 mph, in from right.

Updated on Monday, Jun 25, 2007 5:00 am ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
H. Pence H. Pence
4-6, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Texas
F. Catalanotto F. Catalanotto
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI