Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 5
Played on Saturday, April 7, 2001 (D) at Enron Field

PIT N    0  0  0    2  1  1    0  1  0  -   5 13  1
HOU N    0  0  2    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   3  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
J. Wilson ss                  5   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Bell cf,rf                    5   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Kendall c                     5   1   2   1       0   0      10   1
Giles lf                      3   0   2   0       2   0       0   0
Young 1b                      5   0   1   0       0   2       8   0
Vander Wal rf                 3   3   2   0       1   1       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wehner ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  M. Williams p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
E. Wilson 3b                  5   0   2   0       0   0       0   1
Meares 2b                     3   1   3   3       1   0       5   4
Arroyo p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  A. Brown ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  E. Brown ph,cf              1   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       38   5  13   5       5   5      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. J. Wilson-Meares-Young, E. Wilson-Meares-Young.
E: J. Wilson (1).

BATTING - 
2B: E. Brown (1,off J. Powell).
HR: Meares (1,4th inning off Bottenfield 1 on 1 out); Kendall (1,5th inning
off Bottenfield 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Young (1,off Bottenfield).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kendall (1,2nd base off Bottenfield/Ausmus).
CS: E. Wilson (1,Home by Cruz/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       2   1   2   1       1   0       3   6
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   1       3   2
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       9   0
Berkman lf                    3   0   1   2       1   0       2   0
Hidalgo cf                    3   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Ward rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Ausmus c                      3   1   0   0       1   0       6   1
Truby 3b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Bottenfield p                 2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Spiers ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Powell p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       30   3   6   3       5  10      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lugo-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (3,off Arroyo).
SH: Lugo (1,off Wilkins).
HBP: Biggio (1,by Arroyo); Hidalgo (2,by Arroyo).
GDP: Ausmus (2,off Arroyo); Hidalgo (1,off Wilkins).
IBB: Bagwell (1,by Arroyo).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (1,2nd base off Arroyo/Kendall); Ausmus (1,2nd base off Arroyo/Kendall).
CS: Lugo (1,2nd base by Arroyo/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Arroyo W(1-0)                 5     5   3   3   4   5   0  25
Wilkins                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   7
Sauerbeck                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
M. Williams SV(1)             1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   3   3   5  10   0  38

WP: Arroyo (1).
HBP: Arroyo 2 (2,Biggio,Hidalgo).
IBB: Arroyo (1,Bagwell).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bottenfield L(0-1)            5     9   4   4   3   3   2  26
Cruz                          1     0   0   0   0   0   0   2
J. Powell                     2     3   1   1   1   2   0  10
Franklin                      1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        9    13   5   5   5   5   2  43

Bottenfield faced 3 batters in the 6th inning

Umpires: HP - Steve Rippley, 1B - Mike Winters, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Alfonso Marquez
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 30046


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. J. Wilson           ss        Lugo                ss
2. Bell                cf        Biggio              2b
3. Kendall             c         Bagwell             1b
4. Giles               lf        Berkman             lf
5. Young               1b        Hidalgo             cf
6. Vander Wal          rf        Ward                rf
7. E. Wilson           3b        Ausmus              c
8. Meares              2b        Truby               3b
9. Arroyo              p         Bottenfield         p

PIRATES 1ST: J. Wilson popped to second; Bell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Kendall grounded out (shortstop to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo walked; Lugo was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Biggio was hit by a pitch; Biggio stole
second; Bagwell was called out on strikes; Berkman grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Giles popped to shortstop; Young singled to center;
Vander Wal struck out; E. Wilson singled to center [Young to
third]; Meares walked [E. Wilson to second]; Arroyo struck out;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo struck out; Ward singled to center; Ausmus
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Ward
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: J. Wilson flied to right; Bell popped to shortstop;
Kendall singled; Kendall stole second; Giles walked; Young
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Truby struck out; Bottenfield was called out on
strikes; Lugo singled to center; Biggio doubled to center [Lugo
to third]; Bagwell was walked intentionally; Berkman singled to
right [Lugo scored, Biggio scored, Bagwell to third]; Hidalgo
was hit by a pitch [Berkman to second]; Ward grounded out
(pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Vander Wal walked; E. Wilson grounded out (first
unassisted) [Vander Wal to second]; Meares homered [Vander Wal
scored]; Arroyo grounded out (pitcher to first); J. Wilson flied
to left; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus walked; Truby popped to second; Ausmus stole
second; Bottenfield struck out; Lugo singled to center [Ausmus
scored]; Arroyo threw a wild pitch [Lugo to second]; Biggio
walked; Bagwell popped to shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Bell grounded out (second to first); Kendall
homered; Giles singled; Young grounded into a double play
(shortstop to first) [Giles out at second]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman reached on an error by J. Wilson [Berkman to
second]; Hidalgo lined to second; Ward grounded out (first
unassisted) [Berkman to third]; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Vander Wal singled to right; E. Wilson singled to
center [Vander Wal to third]; Meares singled to left [Vander Wal
scored, E. Wilson to third]; CRUZ REPLACED BOTTENFIELD
(PITCHING); A. BROWN BATTED FOR ARROYO; A. Brown flied to right;
E. Wilson was caught stealing home (catcher to second to
catcher); J. Wilson forced Meares (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: WILKINS REPLACED A. BROWN (PITCHING); Truby grounded
out (second to first); SPIERS BATTED FOR CRUZ; Spiers singled to
center; Lugo out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Spiers
to second]; Biggio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: J. POWELL REPLACED SPIERS (PITCHING); Bell grounded
out (pitcher to first); Kendall grounded out (shortstop to
first); Giles walked; Young was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
walked; Hidalgo grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Berkman out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
4, Astros 3.

PIRATES 8TH: Vander Wal singled to center; E. Wilson flied to
left; Meares singled to right [Vander Wal to third]; E. BROWN
BATTED FOR WILKINS; E. Brown doubled to right [Vander Wal
scored, Meares to third]; J. Wilson was called out on strikes;
Bell flied to center; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: BELL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); E. BROWN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); SAUERBECK REPLACED VANDER WAL (PITCHING);
Ward struck out; Ausmus flied to right; Truby struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: FRANKLIN REPLACED J. POWELL (PITCHING); Kendall
popped to second; Giles singled to center; Young lined to third;
WEHNER BATTED FOR SAUERBECK; Wehner walked [Giles to second]; E.
Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: M. WILLIAMS REPLACED WEHNER (PITCHING); VIZCAINO
BATTED FOR FRANKLIN; Vizcaino struck out; MERCED BATTED FOR
LUGO; Merced struck out; Biggio flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          5  13   1   11
 Astros           3   6   0    8


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