Pittsburgh Pirates 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Wednesday, April 18, 2001 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  2  0    1  0  0    0  1  0  -   4  6  1
PIT N    1  0  0    2  1  3    1  0  x  -   8 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       3   0   1   0       1   0       2   3
Biggio 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       4   2
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   1       0   0       8   1
Berkman lf                    4   1   1   1       0   1       0   0
Hidalgo cf                    4   2   2   1       0   1       1   0
Ward rf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Truby 3b                      3   0   1   1       0   0       0   5
Reynolds p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Franklin p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bottenfield p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   4   6   4       1   5      24  12

FIELDING - 
E: Lugo (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hidalgo (3,off Olivares).
HR: Berkman (3,2nd inning off Olivares 0 on 0 out); Hidalgo (4,4th inning off
Olivares 0 on 1 out).
SF: Bagwell (1,off Manzanillo).
HBP: Biggio (2,by Manzanillo).
Team LOB: 3.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kendall c                     4   1   1   0       1   0       5   0
E. Brown cf                   5   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Vander Wal rf                 4   2   4   2       0   0       2   0
  Manzanillo p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Silva p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Giles lf                      4   1   1   1       0   2       1   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   1   2   3       0   0       0   1
Young 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   3      12   1
Meares 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
J. Wilson ss                  2   0   0   0       1   2       1   4
Olivares p                    1   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
  E. Wilson ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arroyo p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nunez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Bell rf                     1   0   1   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       35   8  12   8       2   9      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. J. Wilson-Young.

BATTING - 
2B: Vander Wal (1,off Reynolds); Giles (3,off Reynolds); Meares (2,off Reynolds).
HR: Vander Wal (3,1st inning off Reynolds 0 on 2 out); Ramirez (5,7th inning
off Bottenfield 0 on 0 out).
SH: J. Wilson (1,off Reynolds).
IBB: Kendall (1,by Reynolds).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Kendall (4,2nd base by Jackson/Ausmus).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Reynolds L(0-1)               5.2   9   7   4   2   5   1  29
Franklin                      0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Bottenfield                   1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
Jackson                       1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    12   8   5   2   9   2  38

IBB: Reynolds (1,Kendall).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Olivares                      4     5   3   3   0   1   2  16
Arroyo W(2-1)                 2     0   0   0   0   1   0   6
Manzanillo                    1.2   1   1   1   1   1   0   8
Sauerbeck                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Silva                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   4   4   1   5   2  34

HBP: Manzanillo (1,Biggio).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Kellogg, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Brian Runge, 3B - Mike Reilly
Time of Game: 2:34   Attendance: 20339


Starting Lineups:

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

ASTROS 1ST: On a bunt Lugo singled to third; Biggio lined into a
double play (shortstop to first) [Lugo out at first]; Bagwell
grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Kendall grounded out (third to first); E. Brown
flied to center; Vander Wal homered; Giles struck out; 1 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman homered; Hidalgo doubled to left; Ward
grounded out (pitcher to first); Ausmus grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Hidalgo to third]; Truby singled to right [Hidalgo
scored]; Reynolds grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Ramirez grounded out (third to first); Young struck
out; Meares grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Lugo flied to right; Biggio grounded out (second to
first); Bagwell grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: J. Wilson struck out; Olivares grounded out (third
to first); Kendall popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman struck out; Hidalgo homered; Ward grounded
out (first to pitcher); Ausmus flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: E. Brown popped to shortstop; Vander Wal doubled;
Giles doubled to right [Vander Wal to third]; Ramirez singled to
center [Vander Wal scored, Giles scored]; Young struck out;
Meares doubled to right [Ramirez to third]; J. Wilson walked; E.
WILSON BATTED FOR OLIVARES; E. Wilson grounded out (second to
first); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 5TH: ARROYO REPLACED E. WILSON (PITCHING); Truby grounded
out (pitcher to first); Reynolds struck out; Lugo grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Kendall singled to right; E. Brown forced Kendall
(third to second); Vander Wal singled to right [E. Brown to
third]; Giles grounded out (second to first) [E. Brown scored,
Vander Wal to second]; Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Bagwell
flied to center; Berkman grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Young singled; Meares reached on an error by Lugo
[Young to second]; J. Wilson out on a sacrifice bunt (first to
second) [Young to third, Meares to second]; NUNEZ BATTED FOR
ARROYO; Nunez struck out; Kendall was walked intentionally; E.
Brown singled to left [Young scored (unearned), Meares scored
(unearned), Kendall to second]; FRANKLIN REPLACED REYNOLDS
(PITCHING); Vander Wal singled to right [Kendall scored
(unearned), E. Brown to third]; Giles struck out; 3 R (0 ER), 3
H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 7TH: BELL REPLACED NUNEZ (PLAYING RF); MANZANILLO
REPLACED VANDER WAL (PITCHING); Hidalgo flied to left; Ward was
called out on strikes; Ausmus lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 7.

PIRATES 7TH: BOTTENFIELD REPLACED FRANKLIN (PITCHING); Ramirez
homered; Young struck out; Meares grounded out (third to first);
J. Wilson struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Truby grounded out (shortstop to first); MERCED
BATTED FOR BOTTENFIELD; Merced singled; Lugo walked [Merced to
second]; Biggio was hit by a pitch [Merced to third, Lugo to
second]; Bagwell hit a sacrifice fly to right [Merced scored,
Lugo to third]; SAUERBECK REPLACED MANZANILLO (PITCHING);
Berkman flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates
8.

PIRATES 8TH: JACKSON REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Bell singled to
left; Kendall forced Bell (shortstop to second); Kendall was
caught stealing second (catcher to second); E. Brown was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 8.

ASTROS 9TH: SILVA REPLACED SAUERBECK (PITCHING); Hidalgo struck
out; Ward struck out; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   6   1    3
 Pirates          8  12   0    6


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