Houston Astros 8, Pittsburgh Pirates 6
Regular Season Game 83
Played on Thursday, July 4, 2002 (D) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  5    0  1  2    0  0  0  -   8 11  0
PIT N    0  1  2    0  0  1    0  0  2  -   6 12  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Hunter cf                     5   3   2   1       0   0       2   1
Vizcaino 2b                   4   2   2   2       0   1       1   3
Berkman lf                    4   1   2   3       1   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    3   0   1   1       2   1       9   0
Hidalgo rf                    5   0   1   1       0   1       4   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       8   0
Lugo ss                       4   1   1   0       0   2       1   4
Blum 3b                       4   1   2   0       0   0       1   0
Munro p                       2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Borbon p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Zinter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36   8  11   8       4   6      27   9

BATTING - 
2B: Blum (14,off Beimel); Vizcaino 2 (8,off Beimel,off Lincoln); Berkman 2
(19,off Beimel 2); Hunter (7,off Lincoln); Bagwell (21,off Lincoln).
SH: Vizcaino (2,off Beimel).
GDP: Ausmus (15,off Beimel).
IBB: Bagwell 2 (3,by Beimel 2); Berkman (13,by Lincoln).
Team LOB: 6.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kendall c                     5   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
J. Wilson ss                  5   1   2   0       0   2       1   6
Giles lf                      5   2   2   4       0   1       2   0
Ramirez 3b                    5   0   1   0       0   1       2   3
Mackowiak cf                  4   2   2   0       0   1       0   0
Young 1b                      3   0   1   1       1   1      14   0
Hyzdu rf                      4   0   2   0       0   0       1   1
Nunez 2b                      2   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Lincoln p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  C. Wilson ph                1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Villone p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hermansen ph                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Beimel p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Benjamin 2b                 2   1   0   1       1   0       0   1
Totals                       38   6  12   6       2   8      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. J. Wilson-Young.
E: Ramirez (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Mackowiak 2 (16,off Munro,off Borbon); Young (18,off Munro).
HR: Giles 2 (22,3rd inning off Munro 1 on 1 out,9th inning off Wagner 1 on
2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Munro                         4.1   8   3   3   0   3   1  20
Borbon W(2-1)                 0.2   1   1   1   0   1   0   3
Stone                         2     2   0   0   1   2   0   9
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Wagner                        1     1   2   2   1   1   1   5
Totals                        9    12   6   6   2   8   2  40

Borbon faced 1 batter in the 6th inning

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Beimel L(1-3)                 4.2   7   6   5   2   2   0  23
Lincoln                       1.1   4   2   2   2   2   0   9
Villone                       2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Sauerbeck                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    11   8   7   4   6   0  41

IBB: Beimel 2 (5,Bagwell 2); Lincoln (2,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - John Hirschbeck, 1B - Wally Bell, 2B - CB Bucknor, 3B - Mark Carlson
Time of Game: 2:53   Attendance: 25962


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Hunter              cf        Kendall             c
2. Vizcaino            2b        J. Wilson           ss
3. Berkman             lf        Giles               lf
4. Bagwell             1b        Ramirez             3b
5. Hidalgo             rf        Mackowiak           cf
6. Ausmus              c         Young               1b
7. Lugo                ss        Hyzdu               rf
8. Blum                3b        Nunez               2b
9. Munro               p         Beimel              p

ASTROS 1ST: Hunter grounded out (pitcher to first); Vizcaino was
called out on strikes; Berkman grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

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

ASTROS 2ND: Bagwell grounded out (shortstop to first); Hidalgo
grounded out (third to first); Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Ramirez grounded out (first unassisted); Mackowiak
doubled to right; Young doubled to center [Mackowiak scored,
Young out at third (center to third)]; Hyzdu singled to left;
Nunez singled to center [Hyzdu to third]; Beimel grounded out
(second to first); 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Lugo singled to right; Blum doubled to left [Lugo to
third]; Munro grounded out (first unassisted); Hunter singled
[Lugo scored, Blum to third]; Vizcaino doubled to right [Blum
scored, Hunter to third]; Berkman doubled to left [Hunter
scored, Vizcaino scored]; Bagwell was walked intentionally;
Hidalgo singled to center [Berkman scored, Bagwell to second];
Ausmus grounded into a double play (shortstop to first) [Hidalgo
out at second]; 5 R, 6 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Kendall flied to right; J. Wilson singled to
center; Giles homered [J. Wilson scored]; Ramirez grounded out
(shortstop to first); Mackowiak was called out on strikes; 2 R,
2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Lugo struck out; Blum grounded out (shortstop to
first); Munro grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Young flied to center; Hyzdu grounded out (pitcher
to first); Nunez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Hunter reached on an error by Ramirez; Vizcaino out
on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first) [Hunter to second];
Berkman doubled [Hunter scored (unearned)]; Bagwell was walked
intentionally; Hidalgo lined to first; BENJAMIN REPLACED BEIMEL
(PLAYING 2B); LINCOLN REPLACED NUNEZ (PITCHING); Ausmus walked
[Berkman to third, Bagwell to second]; Lugo was called out on
strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Benjamin grounded out (shortstop to first); Kendall
singled to center; On a bunt J. Wilson singled to third [Kendall
to second]; BORBON REPLACED MUNRO (PITCHING); Giles flied to
right; Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Blum singled to right; Borbon was called out on
strikes; Hunter doubled to right [Blum out at home (right to
catcher)]; Vizcaino doubled [Hunter scored]; Berkman was walked
intentionally; Bagwell doubled to left [Vizcaino scored, Berkman
to third]; Hidalgo flied to left; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
8, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 6TH: Mackowiak doubled to right; STONE REPLACED BORBON
(PITCHING); Young walked; Hyzdu singled to left [Mackowiak to
third, Young to second]; C. WILSON BATTED FOR LINCOLN; C. Wilson
struck out; Benjamin forced Hyzdu (shortstop to second)
[Mackowiak scored, Young to third]; Kendall was called out on
strikes; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 7TH: VILLONE REPLACED C. WILSON (PITCHING); Ausmus popped
to third in foul territory; Lugo grounded out (third to first);
Blum lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 7TH: J. Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first); Giles
grounded out (first unassisted); Ramirez singled; Mackowiak
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 8TH: ZINTER BATTED FOR STONE; Zinter flied to left;
Hunter grounded out (second to first); Vizcaino grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED ZINTER (PITCHING); Young struck out;
Hyzdu flied to right; HERMANSEN BATTED FOR VILLONE; Hermansen
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

ASTROS 9TH: SAUERBECK REPLACED HERMANSEN (PITCHING); Berkman
flied to right; Bagwell struck out; Hidalgo was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 8, Pirates 4.

PIRATES 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED DOTEL (PITCHING); Benjamin walked;
Kendall flied to center; J. Wilson struck out; Giles homered
[Benjamin scored]; Ramirez flied to right; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 8, Pirates 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  11   0    6
 Pirates          6  12   1    7


Data courtesy of Retrosheet