Houston Astros 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 2
Regular Season Game 16
Played on Friday, April 21, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  1  -   2  9  1
HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  x  -   3  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McLouth cf                    4   0   2   0       0   0       3   0
J. Wilson ss                  3   1   1   0       1   0       3   6
Bay lf                        3   1   1   1       1   1       1   0
C. Wilson 1b                  4   0   2   1       0   2       8   0
  Duffy pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Randa 3b                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Burnitz rf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Castillo 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
Paulino c                     2   0   2   0       1   0       7   0
Duke p                        1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sanchez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   2   9   2       3   6      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. C. Wilson, J. Wilson-Castillo-C. Wilson, Castillo-J. Wilson-C. Wilson,
Castillo-J. Wilson-C. Wilson.
E: J. Wilson (5).

BATTING - 
HR: Bay (4,6th inning off Rodriguez 0 on 2 out).
SH: Duke (1,off Rodriguez).
GDP: Randa (3,off Rodriguez); J. Wilson (3,off Rodriguez); Burnitz (1,off Qualls);
McLouth (1,off Wheeler).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: J. Wilson (1,2nd base by Rodriguez/Munson).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   3   0       0   0       4   5
Taveras cf                    4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Berkman 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   0       9   1
Ensberg 3b                    3   1   1   2       1   0       1   2
Wilson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Lane rf                       4   1   1   1       0   2       1   0
Munson c                      1   0   0   0       1   0       4   1
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Everett ss                    1   0   0   0       2   0       3   4
Rodriguez p                   2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Burke ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       27   3   6   3       5   7      27  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 4. Biggio-Everett-Berkman, Everett-Biggio-Berkman, Everett-Berkman, Biggio-Everett-Berkman.
PB: Munson (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (6,off Duke).
HR: Ensberg (8,1st inning off Duke 1 on 2 out); Lane (4,6th inning off Duke
0 on 2 out).
HBP: Munson (2,by Duke).
GDP: Taveras (2,off Duke); Berkman (1,off Capps); Wilson (2,off Marte).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Duke L(1-2)                   6     5   3   3   4   5   2  27
Capps                         1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Marte                         1     0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Totals                        8     6   3   3   5   7   2  33

HBP: Duke (1,Munson).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez W(3-0)              6     5   1   1   2   4   1  22
Qualls                        1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Wheeler                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Lidge SV(6)                   1     2   1   1   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9     9   2   2   3   6   1  34


Umpires: HP - Rick Reed, 1B - Tim Tschida, 2B - Ted Barrett, 3B - Laz Diaz
Ejections: HOU Manager Phil Garner by Rick Reed [Umpire's actions
towards pitcher]
Time of Game: 2:30   Attendance: 31333


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. McLouth             cf        Biggio              2b
2. J. Wilson           ss        Taveras             cf
3. Bay                 lf        Berkman             1b
4. C. Wilson           1b        Ensberg             3b
5. Randa               3b        Wilson              lf
6. Burnitz             rf        Lane                rf
7. Castillo            2b        Munson              c
8. Paulino             c         Everett             ss
9. Duke                p         Rodriguez           p

PIRATES 1ST: McLouth singled to left; Munson allowed a passed
ball [McLouth to second]; J. Wilson walked; Bay flied to right
[McLouth to third]; Astros pitcher Wandy Rodriguez reacted to
a couple of pitch calls by HP umpire Rick Reed; after the second
time, Reed went out to the mound to tell Rodriguez to stop;
Astros Manager Phil Garner went onto the field to object to
Reed's actions and was ejected by Reed; J. Wilson was picked
off and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to second); C.
Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Taveras was
called out on strikes; Berkman walked; Ensberg homered [Berkman
scored]; Wilson was called out on strikes; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Randa lined to third; Burnitz grounded out (catcher
to first); Castillo grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane flied to center; Munson flied to center;
Everett reached on an error by J. Wilson; Rodriguez forced
Everett (shortstop unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Paulino singled to right; Duke out on a sacrifice
bunt (third to second) [Paulino to second]; McLouth flied to
center [Paulino to third]; J. Wilson grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio doubled to left; Taveras singled to right
[Biggio to third]; Berkman lined into a double play to first
[Taveras out at first (first unassisted)]; Ensberg flied to
left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Bay was called out on strikes; C. Wilson singled to
shortstop; Randa grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [C. Wilson out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wilson was called out on strikes; Lane was called
out on strikes; Munson walked; Everett walked [Munson to
second]; Rodriguez forced Everett (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Burnitz flied to left; Castillo flied to center;
Paulino walked; Duke struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Biggio singled to left; Taveras grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [Biggio out at
second]; Berkman flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: McLouth singled to right; J. Wilson grounded into a
double play (shortstop to second to first) [McLouth out at
second]; Bay homered; C. Wilson struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Ensberg grounded out (shortstop to first); Wilson
grounded out (shortstop to first); Lane homered; Munson was hit
by a pitch; Everett walked [Munson to second]; BURKE BATTED FOR
RODRIGUEZ; Burke struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1,
Astros 3.

PIRATES 7TH: QUALLS REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); Randa singled to
right; Burnitz grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Randa out at second]; Castillo grounded out (second to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: CAPPS REPLACED DUKE (PITCHING); Biggio singled to
left; Taveras was called out on strikes; Berkman grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Biggio out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Paulino singled
to center; SANCHEZ BATTED FOR CAPPS; Sanchez forced Paulino
(third to second); McLouth grounded into a double play (second
to shortstop to first) [Sanchez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: MARTE REPLACED SANCHEZ (PITCHING); Ensberg walked;
Wilson grounded into a double play (second to shortstop to
first) [Ensberg out at second]; Lane was called out on strikes;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: AUSMUS REPLACED MUNSON (PLAYING C ); LIDGE REPLACED
WHEELER (PITCHING); J. Wilson singled to right; Bay walked [J.
Wilson to second]; C. Wilson singled to left [J. Wilson scored,
Bay to second]; Randa struck out; Burnitz grounded out (pitcher
to first) [Bay to third, C. Wilson to second]; DUFFY RAN FOR C.
WILSON; Castillo struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 2,
Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          2   9   1    5
 Astros           3   6   0    6


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