Houston Astros 13, Pittsburgh Pirates 4
Regular Season Game 33
Played on Wednesday, May 7, 2003 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  2    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   4  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  2    4  5  x  -  13 13  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lofton cf                     4   1   2   0       1   1       3   0
Sanders rf                    5   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Kendall c                     4   2   1   0       1   0       4   0
Giles lf                      2   1   0   0       2   0       1   0
Simon 1b                      4   0   1   2       0   1      11   0
Ramirez 3b                    3   0   1   2       1   1       0   1
Reese 2b                      3   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Stairs ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Nunez 2b,ss                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
J. Wilson ss                  4   0   2   0       0   1       3   5
  Reyes p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Beimel p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Torres p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Mackowiak 2b                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       34   4   9   4       5   8      24  11

BATTING - 
2B: J. Wilson (3,off Linebrink); Simon (6,off Lidge).
HBP: Giles (1,by Linebrink); Simon (1,by Linebrink).
IBB: Ramirez (1,by Lidge).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     4   2   1   0       1   1       3   1
Ensberg 3b                    2   2   1   0       1   0       2   0
  Blum ph,3b                  2   2   2   3       0   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   3   2   1       1   1       6   2
Kent 2b                       5   1   4   5       0   0       2   3
Berkman lf                    3   0   1   4       1   1       3   0
Hidalgo rf                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Dotel p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Puffer p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       9   0
Everett ss                    3   1   0   0       1   0       2   4
Linebrink p                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Vizcaino ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced rf                   1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter ph,rf                1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       36  13  13  13       5   4      27  12

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (4,off Torres); Kent (13,off Beimel).
HR: Kent (5,6th inning off Torres 1 on 1 out).
SF: Berkman (1,off Beimel).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Torres                        5.1   5   4   4   2   3   1  23
Tavarez L(0-2)                1     5   4   4   0   0   0   8
Reyes                         1     2   5   5   3   0   0   8
Beimel                        0.2   1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    13  13  13   5   4   1  42


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Linebrink                     5     7   2   2   2   4   0  24
Stone                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Lidge                         0.1   2   2   2   3   1   0   6
Dotel W(2-1)                  1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
Puffer                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     9   4   4   5   8   0  41

HBP: Linebrink 2 (2,Giles,Simon).
IBB: Lidge (3,Ramirez).

Umpires: HP - CB Bucknor, 1B - Tony Randazzo, 2B - Tim McClelland, 3B - Ted Barrett
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 22706


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Lofton              cf        Biggio              cf
2. Sanders             rf        Ensberg             3b
3. Kendall             c         Bagwell             1b
4. Giles               lf        Kent                2b
5. Simon               1b        Berkman             lf
6. Ramirez             3b        Hidalgo             rf
7. Reese               2b        Ausmus              c
8. J. Wilson           ss        Everett             ss
9. Torres              p         Linebrink           p

PIRATES 1ST: Lofton singled to right; Sanders flied to center;
Kendall forced Lofton (shortstop to second); Giles walked
[Kendall to second]; Simon popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg
flied to center; Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first); Reese
flied to center; J. Wilson doubled to left; Torres grounded out
(pitcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent flied to center; Berkman was called out on
strikes; Hidalgo grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Lofton struck out; Sanders singled to right
[Sanders out at second (right to shortstop)]; Kendall singled to
center; Giles was hit by a pitch [Kendall to second]; Simon was
hit by a pitch [Kendall to third, Giles to second]; Ramirez
singled to center [Kendall scored, Giles scored, Simon out at
third (center to first to third)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); Everett
grounded out (shortstop to first); Linebrink grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Reese singled to center; J. Wilson singled to right
[Reese to second]; On a bunt Torres forced Reese (first to
third) [J. Wilson to second]; Lofton walked [J. Wilson to third,
Torres to second]; Sanders struck out; Kendall forced Lofton
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros
0.

ASTROS 4TH: Biggio popped to shortstop; Ensberg singled to
shortstop; Bagwell singled to center [Ensberg to second]; Kent
singled to right [Ensberg to third, Bagwell to second]; Berkman
doubled [Ensberg scored, Bagwell scored, Kent to third]; Hidalgo
flied to center; Ausmus lined to shortstop; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Giles popped to shortstop; Simon struck out;
Ramirez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); VIZCAINO
BATTED FOR LINEBRINK; Vizcaino flied to left; Biggio struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: STONE REPLACED VIZCAINO (PITCHING); Reese lined to
left; J. Wilson grounded out (second to first); Torres struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ensberg walked; Bagwell popped to shortstop; Kent
homered [Ensberg scored]; Berkman walked; TAVAREZ REPLACED
TORRES (PITCHING); Hidalgo forced Berkman (shortstop to second);
Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 4.

PIRATES 7TH: LIDGE REPLACED STONE (PITCHING); Lofton singled to
right; Sanders struck out; Kendall walked [Lofton to second];
Giles walked [Lofton to third, Kendall to second]; Simon doubled
to right [Lofton scored, Kendall scored, Giles to third];
Ramirez was walked intentionally; DOTEL REPLACED HIDALGO
(PITCHING); MERCED REPLACED LIDGE (PLAYING RF); STAIRS BATTED
FOR REESE; Stairs struck out; J. Wilson struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 4.

ASTROS 7TH: NUNEZ REPLACED STAIRS (PLAYING 2B); Everett grounded
out (second to first); Merced singled to center; Biggio singled
to center [Merced to second]; BLUM BATTED FOR ENSBERG; Blum
singled to right [Merced scored, Biggio to third]; Bagwell
singled to left [Biggio scored, Blum to second]; Kent singled to
center [Blum scored, Bagwell to third]; NUNEZ CHANGED POSITIONS
(PLAYING SS); REYES REPLACED J. WILSON (PITCHING); MACKOWIAK
REPLACED TAVAREZ (PLAYING 2B); Berkman grounded out (second to
first) [Bagwell scored, Kent to second]; Dotel grounded out
(first unassisted); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 8.

PIRATES 8TH: BLUM STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Mackowiak
grounded out (second to first); Lofton flied to left; Sanders
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 8.

ASTROS 8TH: Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); Everett
walked; HUNTER BATTED FOR MERCED; Hunter singled to right
[Everett to second]; Biggio walked [Everett to third, Hunter to
second]; Blum singled to left [Everett scored, Hunter scored,
Biggio to second]; Bagwell walked [Biggio to third, Blum to
second]; BEIMEL REPLACED REYES (PITCHING); Kent doubled to left
[Biggio scored, Blum scored, Bagwell to third]; Berkman hit a
sacrifice fly to right [Bagwell scored, Kent to third]; Dotel
was called out on strikes; 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4,
Astros 13.

PIRATES 9TH: PUFFER REPLACED DOTEL (PITCHING); HUNTER STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING RF); Kendall grounded out (second to first); Giles
flied to center; Simon grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 13.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          4   9   0   10
 Astros          13  13   0    5


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