Houston Astros 7, Texas Rangers 5
Regular Season Game 79
Played on Friday, July 2, 2004 (N) at Minute Maid Park

TEX A    2  0  0    1  0  0    0  2  0  -   5  9  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  4    0  2  x  -   7 10  0
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
M. Young ss                   4   0   1   0       0   2       2   4
Blalock 3b                    4   1   2   0       0   0       1   2
Soriano 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Teixeira 1b                   4   3   2   2       0   1      10   0
Dellucci lf                   4   1   2   2       0   1       1   0
Matthews rf                   4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Barajas c                     4   0   1   1       0   0       2   0
Conti cf                      4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
Drese p                       2   0   0   0       0   2       0   1
  Fullmer ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Almanzar p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Perry ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       36   5   9   5       0  13      24  10

BATTING - 
HR: Teixeira (13,1st inning off Oswalt 1 on 2 out); Dellucci (7,8th inning
off Oswalt 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     4   2   2   0       0   0       3   0
Vizcaino 2b                   4   1   1   1       0   0       0   2
Beltran cf                    4   0   0   1       0   1       1   0
Berkman rf                    4   1   2   1       0   0       2   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   2   2   0       0   0       4   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   1   2   3       0   0       2   1
Everett ss                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Chavez c                      4   0   1   1       0   1      13   0
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       34   7  10   7       1   2      27   4

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (25,off Drese); Vizcaino (6,off Drese).
HR: Ensberg (1,8th inning off Almanzar 1 on 1 out).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Drese                         6     8   5   5   1   0   0  27
Almanzar L(6-1)               2     2   2   2   0   2   1   8
Totals                        8    10   7   7   1   2   1  35


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(7-6)                 8     9   5   5   0  11   2  33
Lidge SV(5)                   1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     9   5   5   0  13   2  36

WP: Oswalt (3).

Umpires: HP - Tim McClelland, 1B - Tony Randazzo, 2B - Fieldin Culbreth, 3B - Jim Wolf
Time of Game: 2:10   Attendance: 41897


Starting Lineups:

   Texas Rangers                 Houston Astros           
1. M. Young            ss        Biggio              lf
2. Blalock             3b        Vizcaino            2b
3. Soriano             2b        Beltran             cf
4. Teixeira            1b        Berkman             rf
5. Dellucci            lf        Bagwell             1b
6. Matthews            rf        Ensberg             3b
7. Barajas             c         Everett             ss
8. Conti               cf        Chavez              c
9. Drese               p         Oswalt              p

RANGERS 1ST: M. Young grounded out (third to first); Blalock
singled to right; Oswalt threw a wild pitch [Blalock to second];
Soriano flied to left; Teixeira homered [Blalock scored];
Dellucci was called out on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio doubled to center; Vizcaino grounded out
(second to first) [Biggio to third]; Beltran grounded out
(second to first) [Biggio scored]; Berkman singled to left;
Bagwell lined to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros
1.

RANGERS 2ND: Matthews grounded out (shortstop to first); Barajas
flied to left; Conti grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg flied to center; Everett walked; Chavez
flied to right; Oswalt forced Everett (shortstop unassisted); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 1.

RANGERS 3RD: Drese struck out; M. Young struck out; Blalock
flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio flied to right; Vizcaino popped to third;
Beltran flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 2,
Astros 1.

RANGERS 4TH: Soriano flied to right; Teixeira singled to center;
Dellucci singled to right [Teixeira to second]; Matthews singled
to right [Teixeira to third, Dellucci to second]; Barajas
singled to center [Teixeira scored, Dellucci to third, Matthews
to second]; Conti struck out; Drese struck out; 1 R, 4 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Bagwell
grounded out (shortstop to first); Ensberg grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 1.

RANGERS 5TH: M. Young singled to left; Blalock flied to left;
Soriano popped to shortstop; Teixeira struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Everett grounded out (shortstop to first); Chavez
grounded out (third to first); Oswalt popped to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 1.

RANGERS 6TH: Dellucci popped to first; Matthews was called out
on strikes; Barajas flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio singled to shortstop; Vizcaino doubled to
center [Biggio scored]; Beltran flied to center [Vizcaino to
third]; Berkman singled to left [Vizcaino scored]; Bagwell
singled to left [Berkman to second]; Ensberg singled to left
[Berkman scored, Bagwell to second]; Everett forced Ensberg
(shortstop to second) [Bagwell to third]; Chavez singled to
center [Bagwell scored, Everett to third]; Oswalt grounded out
(pitcher to first); 4 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 5.

RANGERS 7TH: Conti struck out; FULLMER BATTED FOR DRESE; Fullmer
popped to third; M. Young was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 3, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: ALMANZAR REPLACED FULLMER (PITCHING); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Vizcaino grounded out (first
unassisted); Beltran struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers
3, Astros 5.

RANGERS 8TH: Blalock singled to center; Soriano struck out;
Teixeira forced Blalock (second to shortstop); Dellucci homered
[Teixeira scored]; Matthews struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 5, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: Berkman lined to shortstop; Bagwell singled to
center; Ensberg homered [Bagwell scored]; Everett flied to
right; Chavez struck out; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 5,
Astros 7.

RANGERS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED OSWALT (PITCHING); Barajas popped to
third; Conti struck out; PERRY BATTED FOR ALMANZAR; Perry was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 5, Astros
7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rangers          5   9   0    4
 Astros           7  10   0    4


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