Houston 3, Atlanta 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(84-77)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Atlanta 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 8 0
Houston 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 X 3 7 0
WP: B. Backe (3-1) S: B. Lidge (19)
LP: J. Bennett (2-1)
(72-89)
  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Atlanta
- Y. Escobar doubled to left
- K. Johnson struck out swinging
- C. Jones grounded out to second, Y. Escobar to third
- M. Teixeira grounded out to first

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 0, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- J. Anderson grounded out to second
- C. Biggio doubled to left
- L. Berkman homered to deep right, C. Biggio scored
- C. Lee grounded out to third
- H. Pence struck out looking

2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 0, Houston 2

  Top 2nd: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur singled to shortstop
- B. Jones singled to right, J. Francoeur to third
- B. Pena grounded out to third, J. Francoeur scored, B. Jones to second
- W. Harris flied out to right
- J. Bennett lined out to first

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

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- T. Wigginton struck out swinging
- A. Everett grounded out to shortstop
- B. Ausmus grounded out to third

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

  Top 3rd: Atlanta
- C. Biggio at second
- B. Ausmus catching
- Y. Escobar grounded out to shortstop
- K. Johnson grounded out to second
- C. Jones singled to right
- M. Teixeira flied out to center

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

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- B. Backe struck out looking
- J. Anderson grounded out to second
- C. Biggio struck out looking

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

  Top 4th: Atlanta
- J. Francoeur struck out looking
- B. Jones hit by pitch
- B. Pena grounded into fielder's choice, B. Jones out at second
- B. Pena caught stealing, catcher to shortstop

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

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- L. Berkman walked
- C. Lee flied out to right center
- H. Pence flied out to center
- T. Wigginton flied out to center

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

  Top 5th: Atlanta
- W. Harris flied out to deep center
- J. Bennett struck out looking
- Y. Escobar grounded out to third

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

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- C. Burke grounded out to pitcher
- B. Ausmus grounded out to second
- B. Backe homered to deep right
- J. Anderson singled to second
- C. Biggio singled to right center, J. Anderson to third
- L. Berkman struck out looking

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 1, Houston 3

  Top 6th: Atlanta
- K. Johnson flied out to left
- C. Jones struck out swinging
- M. Teixeira grounded out to second

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 1, Houston 3

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- C. Woodward at third
- S. Thorman at first
- C. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- H. Pence flied out to deep right center
- T. Wigginton singled to left
- C. Burke flied out to center

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 1, Houston 3

  Top 7th: Atlanta
- M. Lamb at first
- D. Sarfate relieved B. Backe
- J. Francoeur doubled to deep right center
- B. Jones struck out looking
- B. Pena singled to left, J. Francoeur to third
- W. Harris hit sacrifice fly to left, J. Francoeur scored
- M. Diaz hit for J. Bennett
- M. Diaz singled to right, B. Pena to second
- Y. Escobar struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- R. Mahay relieved J. Bennett
- M. Diaz in right field
- B. Ausmus singled to left
- E. Bruntlett hit for D. Sarfate
- E. Bruntlett sacrificed to third, B. Ausmus to second
- J. Anderson grounded out to shortstop
- P. Moylan relieved R. Mahay
- C. Biggio grounded out to third

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

  Top 8th: Atlanta
- C. Qualls relieved D. Sarfate
- K. Johnson singled to second
- C. Woodward grounded out to pitcher, K. Johnson to second
- S. Thorman struck out swinging
- M. Prado hit for P. Moylan
- M. Prado walked
- B. Jones struck out swinging

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

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- M. Acosta relieved P. Moylan
- M. Lamb grounded out to second
- C. Lee grounded out to shortstop
- H. Pence struck out swinging

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

  Top 9th: Atlanta
- C. Ransom at shortstop
- B. Lidge relieved C. Qualls
- C. Burke at second
- L. Scott in left field
- B. Pena flied out to left
- W. Harris flied out to left center
- M. Diaz struck out swinging

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Atlanta 2, Houston 3
 
 Top Batters
 Atlanta
J. Francoeur J. Francoeur
2-3
 Houston
L. Berkman L. Berkman
1-2, 1 HR
2 RBI