Houston Astros 6, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 34
Played on Thursday, May 8, 2003 (D) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  6  1
HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  1    1  2  x  -   6 10  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Reese 2b                      4   1   1   0       1   1       2   5
J. Wilson ss                  5   1   1   0       0   0       1   3
Giles lf                      4   0   2   2       0   1       2   0
Simon 1b                      4   0   1   0       0   0      12   0
  Boehringer p                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ramirez 3b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   2
Stairs rf                     3   0   0   0       1   2       0   0
C. Wilson c                   4   0   0   0       0   2       1   3
Mackowiak cf                  2   0   0   0       2   0       2   0
Suppan p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Beimel p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Young 1b                    1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       31   2   6   2       5   7      24  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ramirez-Reese-Simon.
E: Ramirez (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Giles (4,off Redding).
SH: Suppan 2 (3,off Redding 2).
GDP: J. Wilson (2,off Redding).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Reese (5,2nd base off Stone/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     3   1   1   1       1   0       4   0
Blum 3b                       3   1   3   1       1   0       0   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1       6   1
Kent 2b                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   3
Berkman lf                    3   1   1   0       1   0       0   0
Hidalgo rf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Vizcaino ss                   3   1   2   0       0   0       2   3
  Everett pr,ss               1   1   1   2       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Redding p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hunter ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Stone p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bland p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Munro p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Merced ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wagner p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   6  10   5       3   2      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vizcaino-Kent-Bagwell.
E: Vizcaino (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Vizcaino (2,off Suppan); Blum (7,off Suppan); Biggio (6,off Suppan); Everett
(3,off Boehringer).
SH: Ausmus (1,off Suppan).
GDP: Bagwell (8,off Suppan).
IBB: Berkman (1,by Suppan).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Biggio (3,3rd base off Boehringer/C. Wilson).
CS: Hidalgo (1,2nd base by Suppan/C. Wilson).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Suppan L(4-3)                 6.2   7   4   4   2   2   0  28
Beimel                        0     0   0   0   1   0   0   1
Boehringer                    1.1   3   2   2   0   0   0   7
Totals                        8    10   6   6   3   2   0  36

WP: Suppan 2 (3).
IBB: Suppan (1,Berkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Redding                       5     5   2   1   5   2   0  25
Stone W(3-0)                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Bland                         0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Munro                         0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Dotel                         1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Wagner                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   2   1   5   7   0  38


Umpires: HP - Tony Randazzo, 1B - Tim McClelland, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 28836


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Reese               2b        Biggio              cf
2. J. Wilson           ss        Blum                3b
3. Giles               lf        Bagwell             1b
4. Simon               1b        Kent                2b
5. Ramirez             3b        Berkman             lf
6. Stairs              rf        Hidalgo             rf
7. C. Wilson           c         Vizcaino            ss
8. Mackowiak           cf        Ausmus              c
9. Suppan              p         Redding             p

PIRATES 1ST: Reese reached on an error by Vizcaino [Reese to
first]; J. Wilson singled to right [Reese to third]; Giles
doubled to center [Reese scored (unearned), J. Wilson scored];
Simon popped to shortstop; Ramirez walked; Stairs flied to
center; C. Wilson was called out on strikes; 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (shortstop to first); Blum
singled to center; Bagwell grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Blum out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Mackowiak walked; Suppan out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Mackowiak to second]; Reese singled to right
[Mackowiak to third]; J. Wilson grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Reese out at second]; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent flied to center; Berkman popped to third;
Hidalgo reached on an error by Ramirez [Hidalgo to first];
Hidalgo was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R,
0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Giles singled to center; Simon popped to shortstop;
Ramirez flied to right; Stairs struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Vizcaino doubled to right; Ausmus grounded out
(first unassisted) [Vizcaino to third]; Redding grounded out
(second to first); Biggio walked; Blum singled to right
[Vizcaino scored, Biggio to third]; Bagwell singled to center
[Biggio scored, Blum to second]; Kent was called out on strikes;
2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: C. Wilson flied to right; Mackowiak walked; Suppan
out on a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Mackowiak to
second]; Reese walked; J. Wilson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Hidalgo
grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizcaino grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Giles popped to catcher; Simon singled to right;
Ramirez flied to center; Stairs walked [Simon to second]; C.
Wilson flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros
2.

ASTROS 5TH: Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); HUNTER
BATTED FOR REDDING; Hunter grounded out (third to first); Biggio
flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: STONE REPLACED HUNTER (PITCHING); Mackowiak
grounded out (second to first); Suppan singled to right; Reese
forced Suppan (shortstop to second); Reese stole second; J.
Wilson flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros
2.

ASTROS 6TH: Blum doubled to right; Bagwell struck out while Blum
advanced to third on a wild pitch (catcher to first); Kent
popped to second; Berkman was walked intentionally; Suppan threw
a wild pitch [Blum scored, Berkman to second]; Hidalgo flied to
left; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: BLAND REPLACED STONE (PITCHING); Giles struck out;
Simon grounded out (second to first); MUNRO REPLACED BLAND
(PITCHING); Ramirez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Vizcaino singled to center; EVERETT RAN FOR
VIZCAINO; Ausmus out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to first)
[Everett to second]; MERCED BATTED FOR MUNRO; Merced grounded
out (second to first) [Everett to third]; Biggio doubled to left
[Everett scored]; BEIMEL REPLACED SUPPAN (PITCHING); Blum
walked; BOEHRINGER REPLACED SIMON (PITCHING); YOUNG REPLACED
BEIMEL (PLAYING 1B); Biggio stole third; Bagwell lined to third;
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 4.

PIRATES 8TH: EVERETT STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); DOTEL REPLACED
MERCED (PITCHING); Stairs struck out; C. Wilson was called out
on strikes; Mackowiak flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 2, Astros 4.

ASTROS 8TH: Kent singled to left; Berkman singled to center
[Kent to second]; Hidalgo flied to center; Everett doubled to
left [Kent scored, Berkman scored]; Ausmus grounded out (second
to first) [Everett to third]; ENSBERG BATTED FOR DOTEL; Ensberg
popped to first; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 6.

PIRATES 9TH: WAGNER REPLACED ENSBERG (PITCHING); Young struck
out; Reese was called out on strikes; J. Wilson lined to first;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2   6   1    9
 Astros           6  10   1    6


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