Houston Astros 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 28
Played on Thursday, May 6, 2004 (D) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  2  -   2  9  1
HOU N    0  0  0    4  0  1    0  0  x  -   5  8  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Redman cf                     5   0   2   1       0   0       2   0
J. Wilson ss                  5   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Kendall c                     3   0   0   0       1   0       6   0
Mondesi rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       3   0
  Rivera 1b                   0   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Mackowiak lf                  4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
C. Wilson 1b,rf               4   1   2   0       0   2       4   3
Castillo 2b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   2
Stynes 3b                     4   1   2   1       0   0       1   3
Benson p                      2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Meadows p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Hill ph                     1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Torres p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nunez ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       37   2   9   2       1  10      24  13

FIELDING - 
E: Mondesi (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Hill (2,off Miller); Stynes (4,off Backe).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio cf                     3   0   1   0       1   0       4   0
Vizcaino ss,3b                4   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   1   2   1       0   1       4   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   3
Berkman lf                    1   1   0   0       3   0       1   0
Lane rf                       4   1   1   0       0   1       3   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   2   2       0   1       0   1
  Everett ss                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      3   1   1   0       1   0      13   0
Miller p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Backe p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Dotel p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   5   8   3       5   5      27   6

FIELDING - 
E: Ensberg (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Ensberg (5,off Benson); Bagwell (9,off Benson).
SH: Miller 2 (7,off Benson 2).
HBP: Biggio (5,by Benson).
IBB: Berkman 2 (5,by Benson 2).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Kent (1,2nd base off Benson/Kendall).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Benson L(3-2)                 5.2   8   5   5   5   5   0  30
Meadows                       1.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   4
Torres                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     8   5   5   5   5   0  37

WP: Benson (1).
HBP: Benson (2,Biggio).
IBB: Benson 2 (4,Berkman 2).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Miller W(4-2)                 7.1   6   0   0   0   7   0  29
Lidge                         0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Backe                         0.1   2   2   2   0   0   0   3
Dotel                         0.2   1   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   2   2   1  10   0  38


Umpires: HP - Dale Scott, 1B - Ron Kulpa, 2B - Bill Miller, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 2:48   Attendance: 36055


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Redman              cf        Biggio              cf
2. J. Wilson           ss        Vizcaino            ss
3. Kendall             c         Bagwell             1b
4. Mondesi             rf        Kent                2b
5. Mackowiak           lf        Berkman             lf
6. C. Wilson           1b        Lane                rf
7. Castillo            2b        Ensberg             3b
8. Stynes              3b        Ausmus              c
9. Benson              p         Miller              p

PIRATES 1ST: Redman grounded out (third to first); J. Wilson
flied to center; Kendall flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to left; Vizcaino forced Biggio
(first to shortstop); Bagwell flied to center; Kent flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Mondesi flied to center; Mackowiak grounded out
(pitcher to first); C. Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Lane flied to right; Ensberg doubled
to left [Berkman out at home (left to third to catcher)]; Ausmus
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Castillo singled to center; Stynes lined to left;
On a bunt Benson struck out; Redman popped to second; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Miller struck out; Biggio lined to third; Vizcaino
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: J. Wilson grounded out (second to first); Kendall
flied to right; Mondesi flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell doubled to left; Kent struck out; Berkman
was walked intentionally; Lane singled to right [Bagwell scored
(error by Mondesi) (no RBI), Berkman to third, Lane to second];
Ensberg singled to left [Berkman scored, Lane scored, Ensberg to
second (on throw)]; Ausmus walked; Miller out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Ensberg to third, Ausmus to second];
Biggio walked while Ensberg advanced to home and Ausmus advanced
to third on a wild pitch; Vizcaino flied to left; 4 R, 3 H, 1 E,
2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 4.

PIRATES 5TH: Mackowiak was called out on strikes; C. Wilson
struck out; Castillo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 5TH: Bagwell was called out on strikes; Kent singled to
left; Kent stole second; Berkman was walked intentionally; Lane
struck out; Ensberg was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 4.

PIRATES 6TH: Stynes singled to left; On a bunt Benson struck
out; Redman singled to center [Stynes to second]; J. Wilson
reached on an error by Ensberg [Stynes to third, Redman to
second]; Kendall forced Stynes (pitcher to catcher) [Redman to
third, J. Wilson to second, Kendall to first]; Mondesi struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 4.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus singled to center; Miller out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Ausmus to second]; Biggio was hit by a
pitch; Vizcaino flied to center [Ausmus to third]; Bagwell
singled to center [Ausmus scored, Biggio to second]; MEADOWS
REPLACED BENSON (PITCHING); Kent grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 7TH: Mackowiak popped to catcher; C. Wilson singled to
left; Castillo forced C. Wilson (second to shortstop); Stynes
popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman grounded out (first to pitcher); Lane
grounded out (third to first); Ensberg grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 8TH: VIZCAINO CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); EVERETT
REPLACED ENSBERG (PLAYING SS); HILL BATTED FOR MEADOWS; Hill
doubled to left; Redman flied to center; J. Wilson singled to
left [Hill to third]; LIDGE REPLACED MILLER (PITCHING); Kendall
walked [J. Wilson to second]; Mondesi struck out; Mackowiak
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: RIVERA REPLACED MONDESI (PLAYING 1B); C. WILSON
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); TORRES REPLACED HILL (PITCHING);
Ausmus grounded out (shortstop to first); PALMEIRO BATTED FOR
LIDGE; Palmeiro grounded out (second to first); Biggio grounded
out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 9TH: BACKE REPLACED PALMEIRO (PITCHING); C. Wilson
singled to left; Castillo flied to right; Stynes doubled to
center [C. Wilson scored]; DOTEL REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING);
NUNEZ BATTED FOR TORRES; Nunez was called out on strikes; Redman
singled to center [Stynes scored]; Redman advanced to second
because of defensive indifference [Redman to second]; J. Wilson
was called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2   9   1    9
 Astros           5   8   1    8


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