Houston 5, Milwaukee 2
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 0 0 5 8 1
Milwaukee 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 10 0
WP: B. Moehler (9-4) S: J. Valverde (32)
LP: B. Sheets (11-7)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Milwaukee
- J.J. Hardy doubled to deep right, R. Durham scored, J.J. Hardy out at third
Bot 2nd: Milwaukee
- M. Cameron doubled to deep center, C. Counsell scored
Top 3rd: Houston
- M. Bourn tripled to deep right, D. Erstad and H. Quintero scored
Top 6th: Houston
- G. Blum homered to deep right center, D. Erstad and M. Bourn scored
 Houston
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
D. Erstad lf 5 2 2 0 0 1 3 .297
M. Bourn cf 4 1 1 2 0 1 3 .226
T. Wigginton 3b 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 .303
L. Berkman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .327
G. Blum ss 4 1 1 3 0 2 1 .229
H. Pence rf 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 .262
D. Newhan 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .208
H. Quintero c 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 .243
B. Moehler p 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .029
    C. Sampson p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .136
    M. Loretta ph 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .274
    G. Geary p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    L. Hawkins p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J.R. House ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
    J. Valverde p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 33 5 8 5 3 11 16  
 Batting
2B - D Newhan (3, B Shouse).
3B - M Bourn (4, B Sheets).
HR - G Blum (12, 6th inning off B Sheets 2 on, 2 Out).
S - H Quintero.
RBI - M Bourn 2 (22), G Blum 3 (39).
2-out RBI - M Bourn 2, G Blum 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - T Wigginton 1, D Newhan 1, M Bourn 1.
Team LOB - 6.
 Base Running
SB - D Erstad (2, 2nd base off B Sheets/J Kendall).
Picked Off - H Pence (1st base, B Sheets).
 
 Fielding
E - L Berkman (6, bunt).
Outfield assists - H Pence 2 (J Hardy at 3rd base, M Cameron at Home).
 Milwaukee
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Durham 2b 5 1 2 0 0 2 4 .285
J.J. Hardy ss 3 0 1 1 1 1 2 .275
G. Kapler lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 6 .298
P. Fielder 1b 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 .273
C. Hart rf 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .287
C. Counsell 3b 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225
M. Cameron cf 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .245
J. Kendall c 4 0 3 0 0 0 0 .250
B. Sheets p 2 0 0 0 0 0 4 .088
    L. Nix ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .143
    B. Shouse p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    G. Mota p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    D. Riske p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    B. Hall ph 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .225
 Totals 36 2 10 2 1 8 17  
 Batting
2B - J Hardy (25, B Moehler); M Cameron (21, B Moehler).
RBI - J Hardy (57), M Cameron (54).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - G Kapler 4, J Hardy 1.
Team LOB - 9.
 Houston
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Moehler (W, 9-4) 5.1 9 2 1 1 4 0 3.87
C. Sampson (H, 8) 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 4.38
G. Geary (H, 10) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2.41
L. Hawkins (H, 3) 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
J. Valverde (S, 32) 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4.08
 Milwaukee
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
B. Sheets (L, 11-7) 6.0 5 5 5 1 7 1 3.16
B. Shouse 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 2.36
G. Mota 1.0 1 0 0 1 2 0 4.63
D. Riske 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.96
IBB - M Loretta (by B Shouse).
HBP - J Hardy (by B Moehler); M Bourn (by B Sheets).
Pitches-strikes - B Moehler 92-56; C Sampson 9-7; G Geary 16-12; L Hawkins 13-9; J Valverde 15-11; B Sheets 96-66; B Shouse 16-9; G Mota 25-15; D Riske 17-11.
Ground balls-fly balls - B Moehler 3-7; C Sampson 1-0; G Geary 1-2; L Hawkins 1-1; J Valverde 0-1; B Sheets 5-5; B Shouse 1-0; G Mota 1-0; D Riske 0-3.
Batters faced - B Moehler 26; C Sampson 3; G Geary 3; L Hawkins 3; J Valverde 3; B Sheets 24; B Shouse 5; G Mota 5; D Riske 4.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Ron Kulpa. 1B--Dale Scott. 2B--Bill Hohn. 3B--Dan Iassogna.
Time: 2:52.
Attendance: 41,622.
Weather: 75 degrees, clear.
Wind: 5 mph, in from left.

Updated on Tuesday, Aug 19, 2008 11:17 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Houston
G. Blum Geoff Blum
1-4, 1 HR
3 RBI
 Milwaukee
M. Cameron Mike Cameron
2-4
1 RBI