Houston 9, Pittsburgh 3
Preview - Box Score - Recap

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  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Pittsburgh 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 1
Houston 3 0 2 1 2 1 0 0 X 9 15 1
WP: R. Wolf (10-11)
LP: R. Ohlendorf (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
 Innings:    1    2    3    4    5    6    7    8    9
  Top 1st: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth walked
- F. Sanchez grounded out to third, N. McLouth to second
- R. Doumit singled to left, N. McLouth scored
- A. LaRoche doubled to right, R. Doumit scored, A. LaRoche to third on catcher H. Quintero's throwing error
- J. Michaels struck out swinging
- S. Pearce flied out to shallow right center

2 runs, 2 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 0

  Bottom 1st: Houston
- M. Bourn grounded out to second
- D. Erstad singled to left
- M. Tejada singled to left center, D. Erstad to second
- L. Berkman homered to deep left, D. Erstad and M. Tejada scored
- G. Blum popped out to shortstop
- H. Pence struck out swinging

3 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Top 2nd: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche grounded out to second
- B. Bixler struck out swinging
- R. Ohlendorf flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Bottom 2nd: Houston
- L. Rivas at second
- D. Newhan fouled out to catcher
- H. Quintero singled to left
- R. Wolf struck out swinging

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Top 3rd: Pittsburgh
- N. McLouth lined out to first
- L. Rivas flied out to right
- R. Doumit grounded out to third

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 3

  Bottom 3rd: Houston
- D. Erstad singled to center
- M. Tejada singled to left, D. Erstad to second
- L. Berkman doubled to right, D. Erstad scored, M. Tejada to third
- G. Blum walked
- H. Pence grounded into fielder's choice, M. Tejada out at home, L. Berkman to third, G. Blum to second
- D. Newhan grounded into fielder's choice, L. Berkman scored, G. Blum to third, H. Pence out at second
- G. Blum caught stealing, pitcher to first to shortstop to catcher

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 5

  Top 4th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche popped out to third
- J. Michaels grounded out to shortstop
- S. Pearce flied out to deep center

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 5

  Bottom 4th: Houston
- H. Quintero grounded out to third
- R. Wolf struck out looking
- M. Bourn singled to center
- M. Bourn stole second
- D. Erstad doubled to deep center, M. Bourn scored
- D. Erstad to third on wild pitch
- M. Tejada grounded out to shortstop

1 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 6

  Top 5th: Pittsburgh
- A. LaRoche grounded out to shortstop
- B. Bixler struck out looking
- R. Diaz hit for R. Ohlendorf
- R. Diaz singled to center
- N. McLouth popped out to third

0 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 6

  Bottom 5th: Houston
- J. Davis relieved R. Diaz
- L. Berkman singled to shallow left
- G. Blum tripled to deep right, L. Berkman scored
- H. Pence grounded out to second
- D. Newhan singled to right, G. Blum scored
- H. Quintero hit by pitch, D. Newhan to second
- R. Wolf grounded out to first, D. Newhan to third, H. Quintero to second
- M. Bourn grounded out to second

2 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 8

  Top 6th: Pittsburgh
- L. Rivas struck out swinging
- R. Doumit grounded out to pitcher
- A. LaRoche flied out to left

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 8

  Bottom 6th: Houston
- J. Chavez relieved J. Davis
- D. Erstad grounded out to first
- M. Tejada singled to left
- L. Berkman struck out swinging
- G. Blum singled to right, M. Tejada to second
- H. Pence doubled to deep right, M. Tejada scored, G. Blum to third
- D. Newhan struck out swinging

1 runs, 3 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 2, Houston 9

  Top 7th: Pittsburgh
- J. Michaels grounded out to third
- S. Pearce homered to deep left
- A. LaRoche grounded out to shortstop
- B. Bixler flied out to right

1 runs, 1 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 9

  Bottom 7th: Houston
- N. Morgan in center field
- R. Paulino catching
- C. Hansen relieved J. Chavez
- H. Quintero grounded out to shortstop
- E. Maysonet hit for R. Wolf
- E. Maysonet popped out to second
- M. Bourn grounded out to pitcher

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 9

  Top 8th: Pittsburgh
- G. Geary relieved R. Wolf
- E. Maysonet at shortstop
- C. Gomez hit for C. Hansen
- C. Gomez flied out to right
- N. Morgan flied out to center
- L. Rivas flied out to right

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 9

  Bottom 8th: Houston
- M. Capps relieved C. Hansen
- D. Erstad grounded out to second
- M. Saccomanno hit for G. Geary
- M. Saccomanno reached on catcher's interference, on catcher R. Paulino's fielding error
- R. Abercrombie hit for L. Berkman
- R. Abercrombie struck out swinging
- G. Blum struck out looking

0 runs, 0 hits, 1 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 9

  Top 9th: Pittsburgh
- M. Saccomanno at first
- T. Byrdak relieved G. Geary
- R. Paulino grounded out to shortstop
- A. LaRoche lined out to deep right
- J. Michaels grounded out to shortstop

0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors
Pittsburgh 3, Houston 9
 
 Top Batters
 Pittsburgh
S. Pearce Steve Pearce
1-3, 1 HR
1 RBI
 Houston
L. Berkman Lance Berkman
3-4, 1 HR
4 RBI