Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Saturday, May 18, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

PIT N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   2  8  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brown cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lowe p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reese 2b                      4   0   0   0       0   2       6   4
Giles lf                      3   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   3       0   2
Mackowiak rf                  3   0   0   0       1   2       2   0
Kendall c                     4   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
C. Wilson 1b                  3   1   1   0       0   0       7   0
J. Wilson ss                  3   0   1   1       0   0       0   3
Benson p                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hermansen ph,cf             1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   1   4   1       2  10      25   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. J. Wilson-Reese-C. Wilson.

BATTING - 
2B: C. Wilson (5,off Redding); Benson (1,off Redding).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Brown (6,2nd base off Redding/Zaun).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       4   1   1   0       0   1       4   3
Merced rf                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hidalgo rf                  2   0   0   0       1   1       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   0   1       0   1       9   0
Berkman cf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
Ward lf                       4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Zaun c                        4   0   2   0       0   1      10   0
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   1       0   3
Vizcaino 2b                   4   1   2   1       0   0       0   3
Redding p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Blum ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   8   2       3   7      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Merced (4,off Benson).
HR: Vizcaino (1,9th inning off Lowe 0 on 1 out).
SF: Bagwell (4,off Benson).
GDP: Ensberg (7,off Benson).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Vizcaino (2,2nd base off Benson/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Benson                        7     6   1   1   2   5   0  28
Boehringer                    0.1   0   0   0   1   1   0   2
Sauerbeck                     0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Lowe L(1-2)                   0.1   1   1   1   0   0   1   2
Totals                        8.1   8   2   2   3   7   1  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Redding                       7     4   1   1   1   8   0  26
Dotel W(2-1)                  2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2  10   0  33


Umpires: HP - Wally Bell, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Mark Carlson, 3B - John Hirschbeck
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 34921


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Brown               cf        Lugo                ss
2. Reese               2b        Merced              rf
3. Giles               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             cf
5. Mackowiak           rf        Ward                lf
6. Kendall             c         Zaun                c
7. C. Wilson           1b        Ensberg             3b
8. J. Wilson           ss        Vizcaino            2b
9. Benson              p         Redding             p

PIRATES 1ST: Brown struck out; Reese grounded out (third to
first); Giles walked; Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo singled to center; Merced doubled [Lugo to
third]; Bagwell hit a sacrifice fly to right [Lugo scored,
Merced to third]; Berkman grounded out (second to first); Ward
flied to center; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: HIDALGO REPLACED MERCED (PLAYING RF); Mackowiak
flied to center; Merced strained right knee, aggravating
injury of 5-8; Kendall flied to center; C. Wilson doubled to
left; J. Wilson singled to center [C. Wilson scored]; Benson
grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Zaun singled to right; Ensberg walked [Zaun to
second]; Vizcaino forced Ensberg (shortstop to second) [Zaun to
third]; Vizcaino stole second; Redding grounded out (second to
first); Lugo grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Brown singled to center; Brown stole second; Reese
struck out; Giles lined to right; Ramirez was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Hidalgo struck out; Bagwell grounded out (third to
first); Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Mackowiak struck out; Kendall flied to center; C.
Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward popped to second; Zaun singled to right;
Ensberg grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Zaun out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: J. Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); Benson
doubled; Brown grounded out (second to first) [Benson to third];
Reese lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Vizcaino singled; Redding struck out; Lugo struck
out; Hidalgo popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Giles was called out on strikes; Ramirez popped to
shortstop; Mackowiak struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Bagwell popped to second; Berkman singled; Ward
lined to right; Zaun struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Kendall was called out on strikes; C. Wilson
grounded out (second to first); J. Wilson grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Ensberg struck out; Vizcaino flied to center; BLUM
BATTED FOR REDDING; Blum walked; Lugo forced Blum (third to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: HERMANSEN BATTED FOR BENSON; DOTEL REPLACED BLUM
(PITCHING); Hermansen popped to shortstop; Brown grounded out
(third to first); Reese was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: HERMANSEN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING CF); BOEHRINGER
REPLACED BROWN (PITCHING); Hidalgo walked; Bagwell struck out;
SAUERBECK REPLACED BOEHRINGER (PITCHING); Berkman singled to
center [Hidalgo to second]; Ward struck out; Zaun lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

PIRATES 9TH: Giles grounded out (shortstop to first); Ramirez
struck out; Mackowiak walked; Kendall popped to shortstop; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: LOWE REPLACED SAUERBECK (PITCHING); Ensberg popped
to first in foul territory; Vizcaino homered; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          1   4   0    5
 Astros           2   8   0    8


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