Houston Astros 3, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 17
Played on Saturday, April 22, 2006 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  2  1
HOU N    1  0  0    0  1  0    1  0  x  -   3  9  1
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Duffy cf                      3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
J. Wilson ss                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   6
Bay lf                        4   0   0   0       0   2       2   0
Burnitz rf                    3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
C. Wilson 1b                  3   0   0   0       0   0       8   0
Randa 3b                      3   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Castillo 2b                   3   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Paulino c                     2   0   0   0       0   0       5   0
  Sanchez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Snell p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Grabow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Torres p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Vogelsong p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  McLouth ph                  1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       29   0   2   0       0   6      24  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. J. Wilson-Castillo-C. Wilson, Torres-J. Wilson-C. Wilson.
E: Castillo (1).

BATTING - 
HBP: Duffy (3,by Buchholz).
GDP: J. Wilson (4,off Buchholz).
Team LOB: 3.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   3   3   1       0   0       1   1
  Bruntlett 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Taveras cf                    4   0   3   0       0   0       2   0
Berkman 1b                    3   0   2   1       0   0       8   0
Ensberg 3b                    2   0   1   1       2   1       1   1
Wilson lf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Lane rf                       2   0   0   0       2   1       4   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Everett ss                    4   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
Buchholz p                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   3   9   3       4   4      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Everett-Berkman.
E: Bruntlett (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (7,off Snell).
HR: Biggio (2,7th inning off Grabow 0 on 1 out).
SF: Berkman (3,off Snell).
HBP: Ausmus (3,by Vogelsong).
GDP: Berkman (2,off Snell); Wilson (3,off Torres).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Snell L(0-2)                  6     6   2   2   2   4   0  26
Grabow                        0.1   3   1   1   0   0   1   4
Torres                        0.2   0   0   0   1   0   0   2
Vogelsong                     1     0   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8     9   3   3   4   4   1  37

HBP: Vogelsong (4,Ausmus).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buchholz W(1-1)               8.2   2   0   0   0   5   0  29
Lidge SV(7)                   0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     2   0   0   0   6   0  30

HBP: Buchholz (1,Duffy).

Umpires: HP - Tim Tschida, 1B - Ted Barrett, 2B - Laz Diaz, 3B - Rick Reed
Time of Game: 2:31   Attendance: 38575


Starting Lineups:

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

PIRATES 1ST: Duffy grounded out (shortstop to first); J. Wilson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Bay flied to center; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio singled to center; Taveras singled to right
[Biggio to second]; Berkman grounded into a double play
(shortstop to second to first) [Biggio to third, Taveras out at
second]; Ensberg singled to center [Biggio scored]; Wilson
forced Ensberg (shortstop to second); 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 2ND: Burnitz flied to right; C. Wilson popped to third;
Randa popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros
1.

ASTROS 2ND: Lane walked; Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Lane to second]; Everett popped to first;
Buchholz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 3RD: Castillo flied to right; Paulino flied to left;
Snell flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio flied to right; Taveras flied to right;
Berkman singled to right; Ensberg walked [Berkman to second];
Wilson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 4TH: Duffy was hit by a pitch; J. Wilson grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Duffy out at
second]; Bay struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lane flied to left; Ausmus flied to center; Everett
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Burnitz singled to center; C. Wilson flied to
right; Randa flied to center; Castillo grounded out (shortstop
to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Buchholz struck out; Biggio doubled to left; Taveras
singled to third [Biggio to third]; Berkman hit a sacrifice fly
to right [Biggio scored]; Ensberg struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: Paulino lined to left; Snell was called out on
strikes; On a bunt Duffy grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Wilson grounded out (third to first); Lane struck
out; Ausmus reached on an error by Castillo; Everett grounded
out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 7TH: J. Wilson was called out on strikes; Bay flied to
left; Burnitz popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: GRABOW REPLACED SNELL (PITCHING); Buchholz grounded
out (first unassisted); Biggio homered; Taveras singled to
right; Berkman singled to center [Taveras to third]; TORRES
REPLACED GRABOW (PITCHING); Ensberg walked [Berkman to second];
Wilson grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Ensberg out at second]; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 8TH: C. Wilson lined to left; Randa grounded out (third
to first); Castillo struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: VOGELSONG REPLACED TORRES (PITCHING); Lane walked;
Ausmus was hit by a pitch [Lane to second]; Everett flied to
left; On a bunt Buchholz forced Lane (pitcher to shortstop)
[Ausmus to second]; Biggio popped to catcher; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 3.

PIRATES 9TH: BRUNTLETT REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 2B); SANCHEZ
BATTED FOR PAULINO; Sanchez grounded out (shortstop to first);
MCLOUTH BATTED FOR VOGELSONG; McLouth struck out; Duffy reached
on an error by Bruntlett; J. Wilson singled to right [Duffy to
second]; LIDGE REPLACED BUCHHOLZ (PITCHING); Bay was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          0   2   1    3
 Astros           3   9   1   10


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