Pittsburgh Pirates 3, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 140
Doubleheader Opener
Played on Thursday, September 9, 2004 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   1  3  1
PIT N    1  0  0    1  0  0    1  0  x  -   3  6  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio lf                     4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Beltran cf                    4   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
Bagwell 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
Berkman rf                    4   0   0   0       0   2       5   0
Kent 2b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       2   1
Lamb 3b                       3   0   0   0       0   3       1   4
Vizcaino ss                   3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Chavez c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Burke ph                    0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Hernandez p                   2   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Harville p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       31   1   3   0       1  14      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Chavez (4).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (42,off Perez).
Team LOB: 4.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Kendall c                     3   0   0   1       1   0      15   0
J. Wilson ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Bay lf                        3   1   0   0       1   1       0   0
C. Wilson 1b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
  Ward 1b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Alvarez cf                    2   0   1   1       1   1       2   0
  Redman ph,cf                0   1   0   0       1   0       2   0
Wigginton 3b                  3   0   1   1       1   0       0   1
Bautista rf                   3   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
  Mackowiak ph,rf             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castillo 2b                   4   1   3   0       0   1       1   1
Perez p                       1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hill ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mesa p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       27   3   6   3       5   5      27   4

FIELDING - 
E: Mackowiak (9).

BATTING - 
2B: Castillo (15,off Hernandez).
SH: Perez 2 (10,off Hernandez 2).
SF: Kendall (4,off Hernandez).
HBP: C. Wilson (28,by Hernandez); J. Wilson (3,by Hernandez).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Redman (14,2nd base off Harville/Chavez).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hernandez L(1-2)              5.2   5   2   2   4   3   0  28
Harville                      1.1   1   1   0   1   1   0   6
Wheeler                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   2   5   5   0  37

HBP: Hernandez 2 (5,C. Wilson,J. Wilson).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perez W(10-8)                 8     3   1   0   1  14   0  29
Mesa SV(38)                   1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        9     3   1   0   1  14   0  32


Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Darren Spagnardi, 2B - Ron Kulpa, 3B - Bill Miller
Time of Game: 2:27   


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              lf        Kendall             c
2. Beltran             cf        J. Wilson           ss
3. Bagwell             1b        Bay                 lf
4. Berkman             rf        C. Wilson           1b
5. Kent                2b        Alvarez             cf
6. Lamb                3b        Wigginton           3b
7. Vizcaino            ss        Bautista            rf
8. Chavez              c         Castillo            2b
9. Hernandez           p         Perez               p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Beltran popped
to catcher; Bagwell singled to right; Berkman flied to center; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Kendall grounded out (third to first); J. Wilson
lined to third; Bay walked; C. Wilson was hit by a pitch [Bay to
second]; Alvarez singled to center [Bay scored, C. Wilson to
third, Alvarez to second (on throw)]; Wigginton walked; Bautista
was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Kent popped to first; Lamb struck out; Vizcaino
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Castillo singled to center; Perez out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Castillo to second]; Kendall
grounded out (first to pitcher) [Castillo to third]; J. Wilson
was hit by a pitch; Bay flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Chavez struck out; Hernandez flied to right; Biggio
doubled to center; Beltran struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 3RD: C. Wilson flied to right; Alvarez walked; Wigginton
flied to center; Bautista popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell flied to right; Berkman struck out; Kent
singled to left; Lamb struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
0, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Castillo doubled to right; Perez out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Castillo to third]; Kendall hit a
sacrifice fly to left [Castillo scored]; J. Wilson flied to
right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Vizcaino popped to second; Chavez grounded out
(second to first); Hernandez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Bay grounded out (third to first); C. Wilson flied
to center; Alvarez struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Biggio flied to center; Beltran struck out; Bagwell
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Wigginton grounded out (third to first); Bautista
struck out; Castillo singled to left; Perez singled to center
[Castillo to second]; Kendall walked [Castillo to third, Perez
to second]; HARVILLE REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); J. Wilson
flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 7TH: Berkman struck out; Kent was called out on strikes;
Lamb was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 7TH: Bay struck out; C. Wilson flied to right; REDMAN
BATTED FOR ALVAREZ; Redman walked; Redman stole second [Redman
to third (error by Chavez)]; Wigginton singled to shortstop
[Redman scored (unearned)]; MACKOWIAK BATTED FOR BAUTISTA;
Mackowiak grounded out (second to first); 1 R (0 ER), 1 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 8TH: WARD REPLACED C. WILSON (PLAYING 1B); REDMAN STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING CF); MACKOWIAK STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF);
Vizcaino grounded out (shortstop to first); BURKE BATTED FOR
CHAVEZ; Burke walked; LANE BATTED FOR HARVILLE; Lane was called
out on strikes; Biggio reached on an error by Mackowiak [Burke
scored (unearned) (no RBI), Biggio to second]; Beltran was
called out on strikes; 1 R (0 ER), 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Pirates 3.

PIRATES 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); AUSMUS REPLACED
LANE (PLAYING C ); Castillo struck out; HILL BATTED FOR PEREZ;
Hill grounded out (shortstop to first); Kendall flied to center;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 9TH: MESA REPLACED HILL (PITCHING); Bagwell grounded out
(shortstop to first); Berkman flied to center; Kent flied to
center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   3   1    4
 Pirates          3   6   1   10


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