Houston Astros 5, Texas Rangers 0
Regular Season Game 44
Played on Sunday, May 21, 2006 (D) at Minute Maid Park

TEX A    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
HOU N    1  0  0    0  0  2    0  2  x  -   5  6  0
Texas Rangers                AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matthews cf                   4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
M. Young ss                   4   0   1   0       0   0       0   3
Teixeira 1b                   4   0   1   0       0   0       6   1
Blalock 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Mench rf                      3   0   2   0       0   1       3   0
Wilkerson lf                  3   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Barajas c                     3   0   1   0       0   1       6   1
DeRosa 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       3   3
Koronka p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
  Mahay p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Jimenez ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   0   5   0       0   6      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Wilkerson-Teixeira-Koronka, M. Young-DeRosa-Teixeira.

BATTING - 
GDP: Barajas (5,off Buchholz).
Team LOB: 4.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Wilkerson (2,2nd base off Buchholz/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     3   1   1   0       1   0       2   6
Ausmus c                      4   0   0   0       0   2       5   1
Berkman 1b                    3   1   1   0       1   1      12   1
Ensberg 3b                    2   2   1   2       2   0       0   1
Wilson lf                     3   0   1   1       1   1       0   0
Lane rf                       4   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Bruntlett cf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Everett ss                    2   0   0   0       1   0       2   3
Buchholz p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Totals                       27   5   6   5       6   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ensberg-Biggio-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Biggio (18,off Koronka).
HR: Ensberg (14,6th inning off Koronka 1 on 0 out); Lane (9,8th inning off
Wilson 1 on 2 out).
SH: Buchholz (3,off Mahay).
GDP: Bruntlett (1,off Koronka).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Texas Rangers                IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Koronka L(4-2)                6     5   3   3   4   3   1  25
Mahay                         1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Wilson                        1     1   2   2   1   2   1   5
Totals                        8     6   5   5   6   6   2  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Buchholz W(3-3)               9     5   0   0   0   6   0  31

WP: Buchholz (2).

Umpires: HP - Adrian Johnson, 1B - Brian Runge, 2B - Bruce Froemming, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 2:24   Attendance: 37979


Starting Lineups:

   Texas Rangers                 Houston Astros           
1. Matthews            cf        Biggio              2b
2. M. Young            ss        Ausmus              c
3. Teixeira            1b        Berkman             1b
4. Blalock             3b        Ensberg             3b
5. Mench               rf        Wilson              lf
6. Wilkerson           lf        Lane                rf
7. Barajas             c         Bruntlett           cf
8. DeRosa              2b        Everett             ss
9. Koronka             p         Buchholz            p

RANGERS 1ST: Matthews grounded out (second to first); M. Young
grounded out (shortstop to first); Teixeira flied to center; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio walked; Ausmus grounded out (second to first)
[Biggio to second]; Berkman flied to center [Biggio to third];
Ensberg walked; Wilson singled to center [Biggio scored, Ensberg
to second]; Lane struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Rangers 0,
Astros 1.

RANGERS 2ND: Blalock was called out on strikes; Mench singled to
center; Wilkerson forced Mench (first to shortstop); Wilkerson
stole second; Barajas struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers
0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Bruntlett flied to right; Everett popped to first;
Buchholz struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 1.

RANGERS 3RD: DeRosa lined to right; Koronka grounded out (second
to first); Matthews struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers
0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Biggio doubled to left; Ausmus flied to center;
Berkman walked; Ensberg flied to right [Biggio to third]; Wilson
forced Berkman (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Rangers 0, Astros 1.

RANGERS 4TH: M. Young singled to left; Teixeira lined to
shortstop; Blalock flied to center; Mench struck out; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 4TH: Lane flied to center; Bruntlett singled to right;
Everett lined into a double play to left [Bruntlett out at first
(left to first to pitcher)]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0,
Astros 1.

RANGERS 5TH: Wilkerson struck out; Barajas singled to left;
Buchholz threw a wild pitch [Barajas to second]; DeRosa grounded
out (second to first) [Barajas to third]; Koronka struck out
(catcher to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Buchholz grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
popped to first; Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Rangers 0, Astros 1.

RANGERS 6TH: Matthews grounded out (shortstop to first); M.
Young lined to first; Teixeira singled to left; Blalock popped
to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman singled to left; Ensberg homered [Berkman
scored]; Wilson walked; Lane flied to left; Bruntlett grounded
into a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Wilson out at
second]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 7TH: Mench singled to center; Wilkerson flied to center;
Barajas grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Mench out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros
3.

ASTROS 7TH: MAHAY REPLACED KORONKA (PITCHING); Everett walked;
Buchholz out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to second) [Everett to
second]; Biggio flied to right; Ausmus struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

RANGERS 8TH: DeRosa grounded out (second to first); JIMENEZ
BATTED FOR MAHAY; Jimenez flied to right; Matthews grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: WILSON REPLACED JIMENEZ (PITCHING); Berkman struck
out; Ensberg walked; Wilson struck out; Lane homered [Ensberg
scored]; Bruntlett grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 5.

RANGERS 9TH: M. Young grounded out (shortstop to first);
Teixeira grounded out (pitcher to first); Blalock flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Rangers 0, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Rangers          0   5   0    4
 Astros           5   6   0    5


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