Houston Astros 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 40
Played on Thursday, May 16, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

PIT N    0  0  1    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  x  -   3  5  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hermansen cf                  3   0   1   1       1   1       4   0
Reese 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Giles lf                      4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       0   2
Rios rf                       3   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
  C. Wilson ph                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Kendall c                     4   0   1   0       0   0       5   3
Young 1b                      4   1   2   0       0   0       6   0
Benjamin ss                   4   0   1   0       0   2       3   2
Fogg p                        2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Mackowiak ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fetters p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   1   9   1       1  11      24   7

BATTING - 
2B: Young (6,off Oswalt); Rios (7,off Oswalt).
SH: Reese (1,off Oswalt).
GDP: Benjamin (3,off Wagner).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Hermansen (1,3rd base by Oswalt/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Vizcaino ss                   3   0   1   2       1   1       1   2
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   0       0   1       9   0
Berkman cf,lf                 3   1   1   1       0   1       1   0
Ward lf                       3   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter cf                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    3   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Blum 3b                       2   0   0   0       0   0       1   3
Ausmus c                      2   0   0   0       0   0      11   1
  Merced ph                   0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Oswalt p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Zaun ph,c                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       26   3   5   3       2   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Vizcaino-Bagwell.

BATTING - 
HR: Berkman (15,2nd inning off Fogg 0 on 0 out).
SH: Blum (1,off Boehringer).
IBB: Merced (1,by Boehringer).
Team LOB: 2.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Vizcaino (1,2nd base off Sauerbeck/Kendall).
CS: Vizcaino (2,2nd base by Fogg/Kendall); Bagwell (2,2nd base by Boehringer/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fogg                          6     2   1   1   1   4   1  20
Boehringer L(0-1)             1.1   2   2   2   1   0   0   6
Sauerbeck                     0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Fetters                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        8     5   3   3   2   5   1  29

IBB: Boehringer (2,Merced).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(5-2)                 8     7   1   1   1  11   0  31
Wagner SV(6)                  1     2   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        9     9   1   1   1  11   0  35


Umpires: HP - Mark Carlson, 1B - John Hirschbeck, 2B - Wally Bell, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 2:20   Attendance: 26277


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Hermansen           cf        Vizcaino            ss
2. Reese               2b        Biggio              2b
3. Giles               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             cf
5. Rios                rf        Ward                lf
6. Kendall             c         Hidalgo             rf
7. Young               1b        Blum                3b
8. Benjamin            ss        Ausmus              c
9. Fogg                p         Oswalt              p

PIRATES 1ST: Hermansen walked; Reese out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Hermansen to second]; Giles struck out;
Hermansen was caught stealing third (catcher to third); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Vizcaino flied to left; Biggio flied to right;
Bagwell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
0.

PIRATES 2ND: Ramirez was called out on strikes; Rios struck out;
Kendall grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman homered; Ward singled to left; Hidalgo flied
to left; Blum flied to center; Ausmus popped to shortstop; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Young doubled; Benjamin struck out; Fogg grounded
out (pitcher to first) [Young to third]; Hermansen singled to
left [Young scored]; Reese struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizcaino
struck out; Biggio grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Giles grounded out (first unassisted); Ramirez
struck out; Rios doubled to left; Kendall popped to second; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell struck out; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Ward lined to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Young grounded out (third to first); Benjamin was
called out on strikes; Fogg singled to right; Hermansen forced
Fogg (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Hidalgo flied to center; Blum grounded out (first
unassisted); Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Reese singled; Giles grounded out (first
unassisted) [Reese to second]; Ramirez flied to right; Rios
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Oswalt was called out on strikes; Vizcaino walked;
Vizcaino was caught stealing second (catcher to second); Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Kendall grounded out (third to first); Young
singled to center; Benjamin singled to left [Young to second];
MACKOWIAK BATTED FOR FOGG; Mackowiak flied to center; Hermansen
struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: BOEHRINGER REPLACED MACKOWIAK (PITCHING); Bagwell
singled to left; Bagwell was caught stealing second (catcher to
shortstop); Berkman lined to right; Ward flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Reese struck out; Giles was called out on strikes;
Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Hidalgo singled to right; Blum out on a sacrifice
bunt (catcher to first) [Hidalgo to second]; MERCED BATTED FOR
AUSMUS; Merced was walked intentionally; ZAUN BATTED FOR OSWALT;
SAUERBECK REPLACED BOEHRINGER (PITCHING); Zaun grounded out
(third to first) [Hidalgo to third, Merced to second]; Vizcaino
singled to left [Hidalgo scored, Merced scored]; Vizcaino stole
second; FETTERS REPLACED SAUERBECK (PITCHING); Biggio struck
out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); HUNTER
REPLACED WARD (PLAYING CF); ZAUN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING C ); C.
WILSON BATTED FOR RIOS; WAGNER REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); C.
Wilson singled to left; Kendall singled to center [C. Wilson to
second]; Young flied to right; Benjamin grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Kendall out at second]; 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   9   0    7
 Astros           3   5   0    2


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