Houston 12, San Francisco 4
Preview - Box Score - Recap

(50-68)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
San Francisco 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 4 12 1
Houston 0 0 2 0 0 0 8 2 X 12 12 0
WP: R. Oswalt (10-8)
LP: T. Walker (4-7)
(60-59)
  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Top 2nd: San Francisco
- R. Winn hit sacrifice fly to center, R. Aurilia scored
Bot 3rd: Houston
- D. Erstad doubled to deep left, B. Ausmus scored
- M. Tejada safe at first on second baseman E. Burriss' fielding error, D. Erstad scored
Top 4th: San Francisco
- R. Winn doubled to deep center, T. Lincecum scored
Top 5th: San Francisco
- R. Aurilia hit sacrifice fly to right, F. Lewis scored, B. Molina to third
Bot 7th: Houston
- D. Erstad singled to left, B. Ausmus and H. Pence scored, M. Loretta to second
- L. Berkman homered to deep left, M. Loretta, D. Erstad and M. Tejada scored
- T. Wigginton homered to deep right, G. Blum scored
Bot 8th: Houston
- H. Pence homered to deep left
- M. Tejada doubled to deep center, M. Loretta scored
Top 9th: San Francisco
- A. Rowand homered to deep left
 San Francisco
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Winn rf 4 0 1 2 0 0 3 .291
I. Ochoa ss 5 0 0 0 0 2 4 .269
F. Lewis lf 5 1 3 0 0 2 0 .283
B. Molina c 4 0 2 0 0 0 1 .279
A. Rowand cf 4 1 2 1 1 0 3 .287
J. Bowker 1b 2 0 0 0 2 1 3 .247
    T. Walker p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Taschner p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Espineli p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    S. Holm ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256
R. Aurilia 3b-1b 3 1 1 1 0 0 3 .277
E. Burriss 2b 3 0 1 0 0 1 2 .253
    K. Yabu p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    A. Hinshaw p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Castillo 3b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .244
T. Lincecum p 2 1 1 0 0 0 1 .180
    E. Velez 2b 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .212
 Totals 36 4 12 4 3 6 20  
 Batting
2B - R Winn (26, R Oswalt).
HR - A Rowand (11, 9th inning off T Byrdak 0 on, 2 Out).
SF - R Aurilia , R Winn.
RBI - R Winn 2 (48), R Aurilia (38), A Rowand (62).
2-out RBI - R Winn, A Rowand.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - A Rowand 1, R Aurilia 1, I Ochoa 2, E Burriss 1.
GIDP - B Molina.
Team LOB - 11.
 Fielding
E - E Burriss (5, ground ball).
DP - 1 (I Ochoa-E Velez-R Aurilia).
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
K. Matsui 2b 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285
    M. Loretta 2b 3 2 1 0 1 0 1 .279
D. Erstad rf-lf-1b 5 2 2 3 0 0 1 .286
M. Tejada ss 5 1 3 1 0 0 1 .286
L. Berkman 1b 4 1 1 4 0 2 2 .331
    R. Abercrombie ph-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .235
G. Blum 3b 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 .240
T. Wigginton lf 4 1 1 2 0 2 3 .282
    C. Sampson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143
    T. Byrdak p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .167
M. Bourn cf 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .228
B. Ausmus c 2 2 0 0 2 0 0 .232
R. Oswalt p 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .178
    H. Pence ph-rf 2 2 2 1 0 0 0 .270
 Totals 36 12 12 11 4 8 12  
 Batting
2B - D Erstad (13, T Lincecum); G Blum (6, J Taschner); M Tejada (26, G Espineli).
HR - L Berkman (24, 7th inning off J Taschner 3 on, 1 Out), T Wigginton (13, 7th inning off G Espineli 1 on, 1 Out), H Pence (17, 8th inning off G Espineli 0 on, 0 Out).
RBI - D Erstad 3 (24), L Berkman 4 (83), T Wigginton 2 (36), H Pence (60), M Tejada (53).
2-out RBI - D Erstad.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1.
GIDP - G Blum.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
DP - 1 (M Tejada-M Loretta-L Berkman).
 San Francisco
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
T. Lincecum 4.1 1 2 1 2 7 0 2.67
K. Yabu 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.53
A. Hinshaw (H, 1) 1.0 0 1 1 1 1 0 2.73
T. Walker (L, 4-7) 0.0 1 2 2 1 0 0 5.10
J. Taschner (BS, 2) 0.0 4 4 4 0 0 1 4.15
G. Espineli 1.2 5 3 3 0 0 2 5.91
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
R. Oswalt (W, 10-8) 7.0 10 3 3 3 4 0 4.52
C. Sampson 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.39
T. Byrdak 1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 2.91
IBB - J Bowker (by R Oswalt).
HBP - B Molina (by R Oswalt); G Blum (by A Hinshaw).
Pitches-strikes - T Lincecum 76-48; K Yabu 14-11; A Hinshaw 22-13; T Walker 6-2; J Taschner 20-12; G Espineli 27-19; R Oswalt 112-76; C Sampson 10-8; T Byrdak 15-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - T Lincecum 3-3; K Yabu 1-2; A Hinshaw 1-1; T Walker 0-0; J Taschner 0-0; G Espineli 2-3; R Oswalt 12-5; C Sampson 0-2; T Byrdak 0-2.
Batters faced - T Lincecum 17; K Yabu 4; A Hinshaw 5; T Walker 2; J Taschner 4; G Espineli 9; R Oswalt 34; C Sampson 4; T Byrdak 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Jim Wolf. 1B--Phil Cuzzi. 2B--Jerry Layne. 3B--Brian Knight.
Time: 3:11.
Attendance: 29,451.
Weather: INDOORS
Game Notes
HOUSTON SECOND BASEMAN KAZ MATSUI LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WITH AN UNDISCLOSED INJURY.
HOUSTON SECOND BASEMAN KAZ MATSUI LEFT THE GAME IN THE BOTTOM OF THE SECOND INNING WITH A SORE BACK.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 12, 2008 11:25 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 San Francisco
A. Rowand Aaron Rowand
2-4, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
L. Berkman Lance Berkman
1-4, 1 HR
4 RBI