Pittsburgh 2, Arizona 0
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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 7 0
Arizona 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
WP: J. Karstens (2-0)
LP: R. Johnson (9-8)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- F. Sanchez homered to deep left
Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- D. Mientkiewicz doubled to right, J. Karstens scored, C. Gomez to third
 Pittsburgh
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
C. Gomez 3b 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .295
D. Mientkiewicz 1b 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .290
F. Sanchez 2b 4 1 1 1 0 1 3 .249
J. Michaels cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 4 .246
B. Moss lf 4 0 0 0 0 3 0 .250
S. Pearce rf 4 0 0 0 0 4 0 .179
R. Chavez c 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .228
J. Wilson ss 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268
J. Karstens p 3 1 2 0 0 1 0 .500
 Totals 34 2 7 2 0 10 8  
 Batting
2B - D Mientkiewicz (17, Ra Johnson).
HR - F Sanchez (8, 4th inning off Ra Johnson 0 on, 1 Out).
RBI - F Sanchez (44), D Mientkiewicz (23).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Michaels 3.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (J Karstens-Ja Wilson-D Mientkiewicz).
 Arizona
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
S. Drew ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .278
O. Hudson 2b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .305
C. Jackson lf 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .313
C. Tracy 1b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .281
M. Reynolds 3b 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
C. Young cf 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .235
A. Romero rf 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 .255
C. Snyder c 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242
    A. Ojeda ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .266
R. Johnson p 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .091
    C. Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Clark ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .223
 Totals 28 0 2 0 1 4 3  
 Batting
2B - C Young (32, J Karstens).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Romero 1.
GIDP - T Clark.
Team LOB - 2.
 Pittsburgh
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Karstens (W, 2-0) 9.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 0.00
 Arizona
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Johnson (L, 9-8) 7.1 7 2 2 0 7 1 4.24
C. Qualls 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.81
J. Cruz 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3.03
Pitches-strikes - J Karstens 113-72; Ra Johnson 111-84; C Qualls 10-8; J Cruz 12-7.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Karstens 11-12; Ra Johnson 9-6; C Qualls 0-1; J Cruz 0-1.
Batters faced - J Karstens 29; Ra Johnson 29; C Qualls 2; J Cruz 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Tim Timmons. 1B--Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B--Angel Campos. 3B--Greg Gibson.
Time: 2:16.
Attendance: 28,556.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
PITTSBURGH PITCHER JEFF KARSTENS HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SIX INNINGS.
PITTSBURGH PITCHER JEFF KARSTENS HAS A PERFECT GAME THROUGH SEVEN INNINGS.
THE DOUBLE BY ARIZONA'S CHRIS YOUNG IN EIGHTH INNING WITH TWO OUTS BROKE UP PITTSBURGH PITCHER JEFF KARSTEN'S PERFECT GAME.

Updated on Wednesday, Aug 6, 2008 6:06 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
D. Mientkiewicz Doug Mientkiewicz
2-4
1 RBI
 Arizona
C. Young Chris Young
1-3