Houston Astros 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 5
Regular Season Game 122
Played on Friday, August 17, 2001 (N) at Enron Field

PIT N    0  0  0    0  2  0    1  0  2  -   5  8  1
HOU N    1  0  0    1  1  3    0  0  x  -   6 12  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Nunez 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
J. Wilson ss                  4   0   0   0       0   0       2   2
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
Giles lf                      4   1   1   1       0   0       0   1
Kendall c                     4   2   3   1       0   0       6   2
Matthews cf                   3   1   3   2       1   0       1   0
Young 1b                      4   0   0   0       0   1       9   0
Redman rf                     3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Hyzdu ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
McKnight p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  C. Wilson ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Arroyo p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       34   5   8   4       1   4      24  13

FIELDING - 
E: Kendall (14).

BATTING - 
2B: Kendall (20,off Mlicki).
HR: Kendall (10,5th inning off Mlicki 0 on 0 out); Giles (29,7th inning off
Mlicki 0 on 0 out); Matthews (11,9th inning off Wagner 1 on 1 out).
GDP: Young (12,off Mlicki).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   1       1   1       3   5
Lugo ss                       2   1   0   1       1   1       1   3
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   2   1       0   1       9   0
Ward lf                       4   0   2   1       0   0       1   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Alou rf                       4   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Hidalgo cf,lf                 4   1   3   1       0   0       5   0
Castilla 3b                   4   1   1   0       0   1       1   2
Ausmus c                      4   1   1   0       0   1       6   0
Mlicki p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Cruz p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Barker cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   6  12   6       2   5      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lugo-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Hidalgo (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (27,off McKnight); Hidalgo (19,off McKnight); Bagwell (30,off McKnight).
3B: Bagwell (3,off McKnight).
HR: Hidalgo (15,4th inning off McKnight 0 on 1 out); Alou (23,6th inning off
McKnight 0 on 0 out).
SF: Lugo (7,off McKnight).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McKnight L(1-3)               6     9   6   4   2   4   2  30
Arroyo                        2     3   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        8    12   6   4   2   5   2  37

WP: McKnight (4).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mlicki W(4-0)                 6     5   3   2   1   0   2  23
Cruz                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Jackson                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wagner SV(28)                 1     2   2   2   0   2   1   5
Totals                        9     8   5   4   1   4   3  35

Mlicki faced 2 batters in the 7th inning

Umpires: HP - Randy Marsh, 1B - Hunter Wendelstedt, 2B - Jim Wolf, 3B - Angel Hernandez
Time of Game: 2:37   Attendance: 37363


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Nunez               2b        Biggio              2b
2. J. Wilson           ss        Lugo                ss
3. Ramirez             3b        Bagwell             1b
4. Giles               lf        Ward                lf
5. Kendall             c         Alou                rf
6. Matthews            cf        Hidalgo             cf
7. Young               1b        Castilla            3b
8. Redman              rf        Ausmus              c
9. McKnight            p         Mlicki              p

PIRATES 1ST: Nunez lined to third; J. Wilson popped to second;
Ramirez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to left; Lugo grounded out (pitcher
to first); Bagwell struck out; Ward singled to center [Biggio
scored]; Alou popped to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Giles grounded out (second to first); Kendall flied
to center; Matthews walked; Young forced Matthews (third to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Hidalgo doubled to left; Castilla struck out; Ausmus
popped to second; Mlicki grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Redman grounded out (second to first); McKnight
grounded out (shortstop to first); Nunez flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio struck out; Lugo struck out; Bagwell doubled
to center; McKnight threw a wild pitch [Bagwell to third]; Ward
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: J. Wilson popped to catcher in foul territory;
Ramirez grounded out (second to first); Giles grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Alou grounded out (third to first); Hidalgo homered;
Castilla grounded out (catcher to first); Ausmus grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Kendall homered; Matthews singled to left; Young
grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to first)
[Matthews out at second]; Redman singled to center [Redman
scored (error by Hidalgo) (unearned) (no RBI)]; McKnight
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Mlicki grounded out (third to first); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Lugo walked; Bagwell tripled to
center [Lugo scored]; Ward grounded out (second to first); 1 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Nunez flied to left; J. Wilson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Ramirez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Alou homered; Hidalgo flied to right; Castilla
singled to center; Ausmus singled [Castilla to second]; Mlicki
reached on an error by Kendall [Castilla to third, Ausmus to
second]; Biggio walked [Castilla scored (unearned), Ausmus to
third, Mlicki to second]; Lugo hit a sacrifice fly to center
[Ausmus scored (unearned)]; Bagwell forced Biggio (shortstop to
second); 3 R (1 ER), 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 6.

PIRATES 7TH: Giles homered; Kendall doubled to left; CRUZ
REPLACED MLICKI (PITCHING); Matthews singled to left [Kendall to
third]; Young reached on a fielder's choice [Kendall out at home
(third to catcher), Matthews to second]; Redman flied to center;
C. WILSON BATTED FOR MCKNIGHT; C. Wilson struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: ARROYO REPLACED C. WILSON (PITCHING); Ward singled
to right; Alou singled to left [Ward to second]; Hidalgo singled
to left [Ward out at home (left to catcher), Alou to second];
Castilla forced Hidalgo (pitcher to second) [Alou to third];
Alou was out trying to advance to home (catcher to pitcher); 0
R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 6.

PIRATES 8TH: JACKSON REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Nunez lined to
shortstop; J. Wilson flied to right; Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: Ausmus struck out; MERCED BATTED FOR JACKSON; Merced
grounded out (second to first); Biggio flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 6.

PIRATES 9TH: BARKER REPLACED MERCED (PLAYING CF); HIDALGO
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); WAGNER REPLACED WARD (PITCHING);
Giles grounded out (second to first); Kendall singled; Matthews
homered [Kendall scored]; Young was called out on strikes; HYZDU
BATTED FOR REDMAN; Hyzdu struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          5   8   1    3
 Astros           6  12   1    7


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