Houston 11, Milwaukee 6
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 1 0 0 7 0 0 3 0 11 16 1
Milwaukee 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 6 10 1
WP: C. Sampson (5-3)
LP: J. Suppan (5-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
- P. Fielder hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Weeks scored
Top 2nd: Houston
- G. Blum homered to deep right
Bot 2nd: Milwaukee
- M. Rivera doubled to deep right center, B. Hall scored, M. Rivera out at third
Bot 3rd: Milwaukee
- R. Braun homered to deep right, J.J. Hardy scored
Top 5th: Houston
- B. Ausmus singled to right, H. Pence scored, D. Erstad to second
- K. Matsui grounded out to first, D. Erstad scored, B. Ausmus to third, R. Wolf to second
- M. Tejada safe at first on second baseman R. Weeks' fielding error, B. Ausmus and R. Wolf scored
- G. Blum homered to deep right, M. Tejada and L. Berkman scored
Bot 6th: Milwaukee
- J.J. Hardy singled to center, R. Branyan scored
Top 8th: Houston
- B. Ausmus singled to left, H. Pence scored, D. Erstad to second
- K. Matsui grounded into fielder's choice, D. Erstad scored, B. Ausmus to third, D. Newhan out at second
- M. Tejada hit sacrifice fly to deep center, B. Ausmus scored
Bot 9th: Milwaukee
- J.J. Hardy grounded out to third, R. Weeks scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 5 0 1 2 0 1 2 .277
M. Tejada ss 4 1 2 3 0 0 3 .281
L. Berkman 1b 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .344
C. Lee lf 5 0 0 0 0 1 5 .302
G. Blum 3b 5 2 2 4 0 1 1 .224
H. Pence rf 4 2 2 0 1 0 0 .269
D. Erstad cf 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 .278
B. Ausmus c 4 2 4 2 0 0 0 .248
R. Wolf p 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .162
    C. Sampson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    D. Newhan ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .241
    C. Paronto p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 38 11 16 11 3 4 13  
 Batting
2B - H Pence (22, S McClung).
HR - G Blum 2 (8, 2nd inning off J Suppan 0 on, 1 Out, 5th inning off J Suppan 2 on, 2 Out).
S - C Sampson.
SF - M Tejada.
RBI - G Blum 4 (25), B Ausmus 2 (18), K Matsui 2 (23), M Tejada 3 (48).
2-out RBI - G Blum 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Lee 1, G Blum 1, K Matsui 1.
GIDP - D Erstad, M Tejada, C Lee.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
E - M Tejada (8, throw).
Outfield assists - H Pence (M Rivera at 3rd base).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Weeks 2b 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 .227
J.J. Hardy ss 5 1 1 2 0 0 2 .298
R. Braun lf 5 1 3 2 0 1 1 .303
P. Fielder 1b 4 0 0 1 0 1 2 .272
C. Hart rf 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .286
B. Hall 3b 3 1 1 0 1 2 2 .230
G. Kapler cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .294
M. Rivera c 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 .314
J. Suppan p 2 0 1 0 0 1 0 .088
    R. Branyan ph 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .250
    S. McClung p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .294
    R. Durham ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .289
    B. Shouse p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 36 6 10 6 3 7 14  
 Batting
2B - M Rivera (4, R Wolf).
3B - R Weeks (4, C Paronto).
HR - R Braun (28, 3rd inning off R Wolf 1 on, 1 Out).
SF - P Fielder.
RBI - P Fielder (59), M Rivera (11), R Braun 2 (80), J Hardy 2 (47).
2-out RBI - J Hardy.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Kapler 2, C Hart 1.
Team LOB - 7.
 Base Running
SB - C Hart (16, 3rd base off R Wolf/B Ausmus).
 
 Fielding
DP - 3 (B Hall-J Hardy-P Fielder, B Hall-P Fielder, J Hardy-R Weeks-P Fielder).
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Wolf 4.1 7 4 3 3 3 1 4.79
C. Sampson (W, 5-3) 2.2 2 1 1 0 2 0 4.47
C. Paronto 2.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 3.48
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Suppan (L, 5-7) 6.0 11 8 8 1 3 2 5.04
S. McClung 2.0 5 3 3 2 0 0 4.35
B. Shouse 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.27
Pitches-strikes - R Wolf 105-63; C Sampson 28-23; C Paronto 35-20; J Suppan 91-64; S McClung 46-27; B Shouse 11-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - R Wolf 3-6; C Sampson 3-3; C Paronto 3-1; J Suppan 10-5; S McClung 4-2; B Shouse 1-1.
Batters faced - R Wolf 23; C Sampson 10; C Paronto 7; J Suppan 28; S McClung 12; B Shouse 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Mike Winters. 1B--Marvin Hudson. 2B--Brian Knight. 3B--Hunter Wendelstedt.
Time: 3:18.
Attendance: 41,565.
Weather: 80 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 14 mph, left to right.

Updated on Sunday, Jul 27, 2008 10:42 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
G. Blum Geoff Blum
2-5, 2 HR
4 RBI
 Milwaukee
R. Braun Ryan Braun
3-5, 1 HR
2 RBI