Pittsburgh Pirates 5, Houston Astros 3
Regular Season Game 43
Played on Sunday, May 19, 2002 (N) at Astros Field

PIT N    2  0  0    2  0  0    0  1  0  -   5  9  0
HOU N    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   3 10  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hermansen cf                  3   0   1   1       2   0       3   0
J. Wilson ss                  5   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Giles lf                      4   1   1   0       1   1       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   1   2   2       1   0       2   1
  Benjamin 3b                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Mackowiak rf                  4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  M. Williams p               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Kendall c                     4   1   1   0       0   0      10   2
Young 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   1       7   0
Reese 2b                      1   1   1   0       2   0       2   3
Wells p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Brown rf                    0   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   5   9   4       6   7      27   7

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

BATTING - 
2B: Reese (6,off Mlicki); Young (7,off Borbon).
HR: Ramirez (1,1st inning off Mlicki 1 on 2 out).
SH: Wells (2,off Puffer); Reese (2,off Borbon).
SF: Brown (1,off Borbon).
IBB: Giles (5,by Mlicki); Ramirez (1,by Wagner).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kendall (4,2nd base off Mlicki/Zaun).
CS: Hermansen (2,2nd base by Mlicki/Zaun).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       5   0   2   0       0   1       1   1
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       1   3       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    5   0   0   0       0   2       9   0
Berkman cf                    4   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
Ward lf                       4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   1
Zaun c                        4   1   2   0       0   1       7   1
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   1   2       1   0       1   3
Mlicki p                      1   0   1   1       0   0       0   1
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Linebrink p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Borbon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blum ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       36   3  10   3       3  10      27   8

FIELDING - 
E: Mlicki (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Zaun (5,off Wells); Ward (13,off Wells).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Lugo (2,2nd base by Wells/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wells W(6-2)                  6.2   5   1   1   3   5   0  27
Boehringer                    0.2   2   1   1   0   1   0   4
Sauerbeck                     0.1   2   1   1   0   1   0   3
M. Williams SV(15)            1.1   1   0   0   0   3   0   5
Totals                        9    10   3   3   3  10   0  39


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mlicki L(3-5)                 3.2   8   4   4   3   3   1  21
Stone                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Puffer                        1.2   0   0   0   2   1   0   7
Linebrink                     1.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Borbon                        1     1   1   1   0   0   0   4
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   1   2   0   4
Totals                        9     9   5   5   6   7   1  41

WP: Mlicki (2).
IBB: Mlicki (4,Giles); Wagner (2,Ramirez).

Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Mark Carlson, 2B - John Hirschbeck, 3B - Wally Bell
Time of Game: 3:21   Attendance: 34259


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Hermansen           cf        Lugo                ss
2. J. Wilson           ss        Biggio              2b
3. Giles               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             cf
5. Mackowiak           rf        Ward                lf
6. Kendall             c         Hidalgo             rf
7. Young               1b        Zaun                c
8. Reese               2b        Ensberg             3b
9. Wells               p         Mlicki              p

PIRATES 1ST: Hermansen flied to left; J. Wilson grounded out
(pitcher to first); Giles singled to right; Ramirez homered
[Giles scored]; Mackowiak singled to right [Mackowiak out at
second (right to shortstop)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo grounded out (catcher to first); Biggio walked;
Bagwell popped to third; Berkman popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Kendall flied to right; Young grounded out
(shortstop to first); Reese doubled to right; Wells was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ward grounded out (second to first); Hidalgo popped
to second; Zaun doubled to left; Ensberg walked; Mlicki singled
to center [Zaun scored, Ensberg to third]; Lugo struck out; 1 R,
2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Hermansen walked; Hermansen was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); J. Wilson struck out but advanced to
first on a wild pitch; Giles flied to right; Ramirez singled to
left [J. Wilson to second]; Mackowiak grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

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

PIRATES 4TH: Kendall singled; Kendall stole second; Young struck
out; Reese walked; Wells popped to catcher in foul territory;
Hermansen singled to left [Kendall scored, Reese to second]; On
a bunt J. Wilson singled to pitcher [Reese scored (error by
Mlicki), Hermansen to third, J. Wilson to second]; Giles was
walked intentionally; STONE REPLACED MLICKI (PITCHING); Ramirez
grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 4,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Ward doubled to left; Hidalgo singled to right [Ward
to third]; Zaun lined to second; Ensberg flied to center; MERCED
BATTED FOR STONE; Merced grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: PUFFER REPLACED MERCED (PITCHING); Mackowiak struck
out; Kendall popped to second; Young popped to first in foul
territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Lugo singled; Biggio was called out on strikes while
Lugo was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); Bagwell
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Reese walked; Wells out on a sacrifice bunt (first
unassisted) [Reese to second]; Hermansen walked; J. Wilson
popped to pitcher; LINEBRINK REPLACED PUFFER (PITCHING); Giles
popped to third in foul territory; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Pirates 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman lined to center; Ward struck out; Hidalgo
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Ramirez grounded out (third to first); Mackowiak
struck out; Kendall flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Zaun struck out; Ensberg grounded out (third to
first); HUNTER BATTED FOR LINEBRINK; Hunter walked; BROWN
REPLACED WELLS (PLAYING RF); BOEHRINGER REPLACED MACKOWIAK
(PITCHING); Lugo singled to right [Hunter to second]; Biggio
popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: BORBON REPLACED HUNTER (PITCHING); Young doubled to
right; Reese out on a sacrifice bunt (third to first) [Young to
third]; Brown hit a sacrifice fly to left [Young scored];
Hermansen lined to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Bagwell was called out on strikes; Berkman singled
to right; SAUERBECK REPLACED BOEHRINGER (PITCHING); Ward struck
out; Hidalgo singled [Berkman to second]; Zaun singled [Berkman
to third, Hidalgo to second]; M. WILLIAMS REPLACED SAUERBECK
(PITCHING); Ensberg singled to left [Berkman scored, Hidalgo
scored, Zaun to second]; BLUM BATTED FOR BORBON; Blum struck
out; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED BLUM (PITCHING); J. Wilson grounded
out (pitcher to first); Giles was called out on strikes; Ramirez
was walked intentionally; M. Williams was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: BENJAMIN REPLACED RAMIREZ (PLAYING 3B); Lugo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio struck out; Bagwell
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          5   9   0    9
 Astros           3  10   1    9


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