Milwaukee 6, Houston 4
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 4 14 0
Milwaukee 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 X 6 7 0
WP: E. Gagne (4-2) S: S. Torres (20)
LP: D. Brocail (4-5)
(60-44)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
- R. Braun hit sacrifice fly to deep left, R. Durham scored
Bot 3rd: Milwaukee
- R. Braun hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Durham scored
Top 4th: Houston
- C. Lee homered to deep left, M. Tejada scored
- H. Pence homered to deep left
Top 5th: Houston
- L. Berkman singled to right, K. Matsui scored, M. Tejada to third
Bot 7th: Milwaukee
- R. Braun homered to deep center, R. Durham scored
Bot 8th: Milwaukee
- B. Hall singled to right center, C. Hart scored
- J. Kendall grounded out to third, B. Hall scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 .278
M. Tejada ss 4 1 4 0 0 0 0 .279
L. Berkman 1b 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 .343
C. Lee lf 4 1 1 2 0 1 5 .306
G. Blum 3b 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 .219
    G. Geary p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Newhan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .241
    D. Brocail p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
H. Pence rf 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 .267
M. Bourn cf 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 .231
    D. Erstad cf 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274
H. Quintero c 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 .216
    M. Loretta ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .268
B. Backe p 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 .303
    T. Wigginton 3b 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .265
 Totals 37 4 14 4 0 5 11  
 Batting
2B - H Pence (21, G Mota).
HR - C Lee (23, 4th inning off D Bush 1 on, 1 Out), H Pence (13, 4th inning off D Bush 0 on, 2 Out).
RBI - C Lee 2 (82), H Pence (51), L Berkman (76).
2-out RBI - H Pence, L Berkman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Lee 2.
GIDP - H Pence, H Quintero, T Wigginton.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - M Bourn (8, 2nd base by D Bush/J Kendall).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Durham 2b 3 3 2 0 1 1 1 .290
    J.J. Hardy ss 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299
C. Counsell ss-2b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .239
R. Braun lf 2 1 1 4 0 0 2 .300
P. Fielder 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 0 .275
C. Hart rf 3 1 2 0 1 0 1 .286
B. Hall 3b 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .229
M. Cameron cf 3 0 0 0 0 2 3 .228
    D. Riske p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    E. Gagne p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Weeks ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226
    S. Torres p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
J. Kendall c 3 0 1 1 1 0 2 .253
D. Bush p 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 .083
    R. Branyan ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .244
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Kapler cf 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .301
 Totals 28 6 7 6 6 7 13  
 Batting
2B - R Durham 2 (25, B Backe 2); J Kendall (19, B Backe); C Hart (31, D Brocail).
HR - R Braun (27, 7th inning off G Geary 1 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Braun 2.
RBI - R Braun 4 (78), B Hall (42), J Kendall (28).
2-out RBI - R Braun 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Kendall 1, R Braun 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
CS - C Hart (4, 2nd base by B Backe).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (C Counsell-R Durham-P Fielder 2, C Counsell-P Fielder).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Backe 5.1 4 2 2 4 5 0 4.73
G. Geary (BS, 2) 1.2 1 2 2 2 2 1 2.76
D. Brocail (L, 4-5) 1.0 2 2 2 0 0 0 3.91
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
D. Bush 5.0 9 4 4 0 5 2 4.51
G. Mota 1.2 4 0 0 0 0 0 5.35
D. Riske 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 4.18
E. Gagne (W, 4-2) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6.49
S. Torres (S, 20) 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2.59
BALK - D Brocail.
Pitches-strikes - B Backe 91-53; G Geary 44-24; D Brocail 18-13; D Bush 94-62; G Mota 28-19; D Riske 2-2; E Gagne 10-6; S Torres 10-6.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Backe 3-7; G Geary 1-2; D Brocail 2-1; D Bush 7-2; G Mota 3-2; D Riske 0-1; E Gagne 2-1; S Torres 3-0.
Batters faced - B Backe 23; G Geary 8; D Brocail 5; D Bush 22; G Mota 8; D Riske 1; E Gagne 3; S Torres 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Hunter Wendelstedt. 1B--Mike Winters. 2B--Marvin Hudson. 3B--Brian Knight.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 43,489.
Weather: 78 degrees, clear.
Wind: 10 mph, out to left.
Game Notes
HOUSTON FIRST BASEMAN CARLOS LEE EXTENDED HIS HITTING STREAK TO 11 GAMES WITH A HOME RUN IN THE FOURTH INNING.
HOUSTON CENTER FIELDER MICHAEL BOURN LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING WITH AN APPARENT RIGHT ANKLE INJURY.
HOUSTON CENTER FIELDER MICHAEL BOURN LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SIXTH INNING DUE TO A SPRAINED RIGHT ANKLE.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 26, 2008 10:24 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
H. Pence Hunter Pence
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Milwaukee
R. Braun Ryan Braun
1-2, 1 HR
4 RBI