Houston Astros 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 3
Regular Season Game 102
Played on Friday, July 26, 2002 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   3  5  3
HOU N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  1  -   4  5  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kendall c                     4   1   1   0       0   0       8   0
Nunez ss                      4   1   2   1       0   0       0   3
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hyzdu cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Giles lf                      2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Ramirez 3b                    4   1   1   1       0   0       2   1
Mackowiak rf                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  C. Wilson ph,rf             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Young 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0       7   0
Hermansen cf                  4   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Sauerbeck p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Reese 2b                      2   0   0   0       1   1       3   2
Fogg p                        3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  J. Wilson ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   5   2       3   4      26   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Hermansen-Reese.
E: Kendall (7), Nunez (4), Ramirez (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Nunez (11,off Mlicki).
HR: Ramirez (8,9th inning off Wagner 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Giles (5,off Dotel).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lugo ss                       5   0   1   1       0   0       2   2
Biggio 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       3   2
Berkman cf,rf                 3   1   0   0       1   0       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    2   1   0   0       2   1       9   0
Ward lf                       3   1   1   2       1   1       2   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Merced rf,lf                  4   0   2   0       0   0       4   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   1   1       0   1       0   3
Zaun c                        3   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
  Ausmus c                    0   1   0   0       1   0       1   0
Mlicki p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Munro p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wesson cf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   5   4       5   7      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Blum-Biggio-Bagwell.
E: Biggio (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Merced (6,off Fogg).
HR: Ward (8,8th inning off Boehringer 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Fogg                          7     3   1   1   3   5   0  28
Boehringer                    1     1   2   2   1   1   1   5
Sauerbeck L(3-1)              0.2   1   1   1   1   1   0   4
Totals                        8.2   5   4   4   5   7   1  37


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Mlicki                        6     2   2   1   3   2   0  24
Munro                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Dotel                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wagner W(3-2)                 1     2   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9     5   3   2   3   4   1  34


Umpires: HP - Hunter Wendelstedt, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Lance Barksdale, 3B - Ed Montague
Time of Game: 2:29   Attendance: 32115


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Kendall             c         Lugo                ss
2. Nunez               ss        Biggio              2b
3. Giles               lf        Berkman             cf
4. Ramirez             3b        Bagwell             1b
5. Mackowiak           rf        Ward                lf
6. Young               1b        Merced              rf
7. Hermansen           cf        Blum                3b
8. Reese               2b        Zaun                c
9. Fogg                p         Mlicki              p

PIRATES 1ST: Kendall grounded out (third to first); Nunez flied
to right; Giles walked; Ramirez forced Giles (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Lugo reached on an error by Ramirez; Biggio grounded
out (pitcher to first) [Lugo to second]; Berkman grounded out
(pitcher to first); Bagwell walked; Ward struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Mackowiak flied to center; Young popped to
shortstop; Hermansen grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Merced doubled to left; Blum flied into a double
play (center to second) [Merced out at second]; Zaun struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Reese grounded out (pitcher to first); Fogg was
called out on strikes; Kendall singled to center; Nunez doubled
[Kendall scored]; Giles walked; Ramirez reached on an error by
Biggio [Nunez scored (unearned), Giles to third]; Mackowiak
flied to left; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Mlicki was called out on strikes; Lugo flied to
left; Biggio flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Young popped to shortstop; Hermansen grounded out
(shortstop to first); Reese walked; Fogg struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman popped to third in foul territory; Bagwell
walked; Ward walked [Bagwell to second]; Merced flied to right;
Blum singled to left [Bagwell scored, Ward to third (error by
Kendall)]; Zaun flied to left; 1 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Kendall grounded out (first unassisted); Nunez
grounded out (third to first); Giles flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Mlicki struck out; Lugo grounded out (shortstop to
first); Biggio struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 1.

PIRATES 6TH: Ramirez flied to right; Mackowiak popped to second;
Young flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Bagwell
lined to third; Ward popped to catcher in foul territory; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: MUNRO REPLACED MLICKI (PITCHING); Hermansen flied
to center; Reese was called out on strikes; Fogg grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Merced singled to left; Blum grounded out (shortstop
to first) [Merced to second]; Zaun reached on an error by Nunez;
VIZCAINO BATTED FOR MUNRO; Vizcaino forced Zaun (third to
second) [Merced to third]; Lugo forced Vizcaino (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: DOTEL REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Kendall flied
to left; Nunez singled to center; Giles grounded into a double
play (third to second to first) [Nunez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: J. WILSON REPLACED FOGG (PLAYING SS); BOEHRINGER
REPLACED NUNEZ (PITCHING); Biggio flied to right; Berkman
walked; Bagwell struck out; Ward homered [Berkman scored];
Merced grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: BERKMAN CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); MERCED
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); AUSMUS REPLACED ZAUN (PLAYING C
); WESSON REPLACED DOTEL (PLAYING CF); WAGNER REPLACED WARD
(PITCHING); Ramirez homered; C. WILSON BATTED FOR MACKOWIAK; C.
Wilson struck out; Young singled to right; Young was picked off
first (pitcher to first); Hermansen flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 3.

ASTROS 9TH: HYZDU REPLACED BOEHRINGER (PLAYING CF); C. WILSON
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); SAUERBECK REPLACED HERMANSEN
(PITCHING); Blum was called out on strikes; Ausmus walked;
Wesson grounded out (second to first) [Ausmus to second]; Lugo
singled to center [Ausmus scored]; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          3   5   3    4
 Astros           4   5   1    7


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