Pittsburgh 7, Houston 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 3 11 1
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 2 4 0 1 0 X 7 10 0
WP: P. Maholm (6-12)
LP: W. Rodriguez (6-9)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Houston
- C. Burke flied out to deep left
- H. Pence singled to shallow left
- M. Loretta singled to right, H. Pence to second
- C. Lee struck out looking
- M. Ensberg struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 1st: Pittsburgh
- M. Kata struck out swinging
- F. Sanchez struck out swinging
- A. LaRoche grounded out to second

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

  Top 2nd: Houston
- M. Lamb singled to center
- E. Bruntlett grounded into double play first to shortstop to first, M. Lamb out at second
- B. Ausmus flied out to right

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

  Bottom 2nd: Pittsburgh
- X. Nady popped out to right
- J. Bay grounded out to third
- R. Doumit struck out swinging

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

  Top 3rd: Houston
- W. Rodriguez grounded out to pitcher
- C. Burke lined out to second
- H. Pence flied out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino popped out to second
- J. Wilson popped out to shallow right
- P. Maholm struck out swinging

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

  Top 4th: Houston
- M. Loretta grounded out to pitcher
- C. Lee singled to left
- M. Ensberg struck out looking
- M. Lamb grounded out to first

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

  Bottom 4th: Pittsburgh
- M. Kata singled to left
- F. Sanchez singled to center, M. Kata to second
- A. LaRoche singled to center, M. Kata to third, F. Sanchez to second
- X. Nady hit by pitch, M. Kata scored, F. Sanchez to third, A. LaRoche to second
- J. Bay hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Sanchez scored
- R. Doumit lined out to center
- R. Paulino flied out to left

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

  Top 5th: Houston
- E. Bruntlett singled to left
- B. Ausmus walked, E. Bruntlett to second
- W. Rodriguez sacrificed to catcher, E. Bruntlett to third, B. Ausmus to second
- C. Burke lined out to second
- H. Pence flied out to deep right

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

  Bottom 5th: Pittsburgh
- J. Wilson singled to left
- P. Maholm reached on fielder's choice, J. Wilson to third on third baseman M. Ensberg's fielding error
- M. Kata ground rule double to deep right, J. Wilson scored, P. Maholm to third
- F. Sanchez intentionally walked
- A. LaRoche singled to right, M. Kata and P. Maholm scored, F. Sanchez to third
- X. Nady struck out swinging
- J. Bay hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Sanchez scored, A. LaRoche to second
- R. Doumit struck out looking

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

  Top 6th: Houston
- M. Loretta grounded out to second
- C. Lee grounded out to pitcher
- M. Ensberg struck out looking

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

  Bottom 6th: Pittsburgh
- R. Paulino singled to right
- C. Qualls relieved W. Rodriguez
- J. Wilson grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, R. Paulino out at second
- P. Maholm struck out swinging

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

  Top 7th: Houston
- M. Lamb homered to deep right
- E. Bruntlett singled to center
- B. Ausmus walked, E. Bruntlett to second
- C. Biggio hit for C. Qualls
- C. Biggio grounded into fielder's choice, E. Bruntlett to third, B. Ausmus out at second
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- H. Pence doubled to left, E. Bruntlett scored, C. Biggio to third
- S. Torres relieved P. Maholm
- M. Loretta grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 7th: Pittsburgh
- M. Albers relieved C. Qualls
- M. Kata grounded out to first
- F. Sanchez homered to deep left center
- A. LaRoche singled to center
- X. Nady grounded into double play third to second to first, A. LaRoche out at second

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

  Top 8th: Houston
- C. Lee grounded out to first
- M. Ensberg singled to left
- M. Lamb singled to right, M. Ensberg to third
- E. Bruntlett singled to center, M. Ensberg scored, M. Lamb to second
- B. Ausmus struck out looking
- L. Berkman hit for M. Albers
- D. Marte relieved D. Marte
- L. Berkman struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Pittsburgh
- D. Borkowski relieved M. Albers
- J. Bay struck out swinging
- R. Doumit doubled to deep right
- R. Paulino grounded out to pitcher, R. Doumit to third
- J. Wilson popped out to shallow right

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

  Top 9th: Houston
- X. Nady in right field
- S. Chacon relieved D. Marte
- N. McLouth in center field
- C. Burke struck out swinging
- H. Pence grounded out to second
- M. Loretta walked
- M. Loretta to second on fielder's indifference
- C. Lee struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Houston 3, Pittsburgh 7
 
 Top Batters
 Houston
M. Lamb M. Lamb
3-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Pittsburgh
A. LaRoche A. LaRoche
3-4
2 RBI