Pittsburgh Pirates 8, Houston Astros 7 (18 innings)
Regular Season Game 50
Played on Saturday, May 27, 2006 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  4  1    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  0  -   7 16  2
PIT N    2  0  0    0  3  0    0  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  1  1  -   8 17  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    9   2   3   1       0   2       7   0
Biggio 2b                     4   2   1   1       5   2       3   4
Burke lf                      5   1   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ausmus ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Buchholz ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pettitte ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gallo p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ensberg 3b                    7   0   1   1       1   1       3   4
Lamb 1b                       8   1   3   2       0   1      16   2
Wilson rf                     3   0   1   1       1   1       1   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Berkman ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bruntlett lf                4   0   2   0       0   0       1   0
Munson c                      8   1   3   1       1   1      14   0
Everett ss                    7   0   1   0       1   0       6   7
Rodriguez p                   3   0   0   0       0   2       0   2
  Palmeiro rf                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane ph,rf                  3   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       65   7  16   7      11  11      52  21

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Ensberg-Biggio-Lamb, Miller-Everett-Lamb.
E: Lamb (2), Everett (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Lamb (4,off Maholm); Munson (3,off Maholm); Taveras (6,off Capps); Bruntlett
(4,off Santos).
SH: Everett (1,off Vogelsong).
SF: Ensberg (1,off Maholm); Lamb (1,off R. Hernandez).
HBP: Burke (3,by R. Hernandez).
GDP: Lane (1,off Vogelsong).
IBB: Everett (4,by Maholm); Berkman (2,by R. Hernandez); Biggio (1,by Vogelsong);
Munson (1,by Santos).
Team LOB: 19.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Lane (1,2nd base off Marte/Paulino); Taveras (8,2nd base off Vogelsong/Paulino).
CS: Biggio (1,2nd base by Maholm/Doumit).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McLouth cf                    8   1   1   0       1   1       6   0
J. Wilson ss                  8   1   3   0       0   0       1   7
Sanchez 3b                    8   2   1   0       1   1       2   4
Bay lf                        7   2   3   4       2   1       7   1
C. Wilson 1b                  7   0   3   0       2   2      15   0
Bautista rf                   8   0   1   1       0   3       5   0
Castillo 2b                   7   1   1   1       1   1       5   5
Doumit c                      4   0   1   0       1   1      10   1
  Snell pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Hernandez ph             1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Vogelsong p                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Cota ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Santos p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Maholm p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Grabow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Edwards ph                  0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Torres p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  R. Hernandez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnitz ph                  1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Paulino ph,c                4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Totals                       66   8  17   7      10  12      54  20

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Sanchez-Castillo-C. Wilson.
E: Bay (1), Paulino (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Doumit (5,off Rodriguez).
HR: Bay (15,5th inning off Rodriguez 2 on 1 out); Burnitz (8,8th inning off
Wheeler 0 on 2 out); Castillo (4,17th inning off Gallo 0 on 0 out).
SH: J. Wilson (5,off Qualls).
SF: Bautista (2,off Borkowski).
GDP: Bautista (3,off Rodriguez); Paulino (3,off Miller).
IBB: Castillo (5,by Rodriguez); Bay (2,by Qualls); C. Wilson 2 (2,by Lidge,by
Gallo).
Team LOB: 18.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bay (5,2nd base off Lidge/Munson).
CS: Bautista (1,2nd base by Rodriguez/Munson).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     5.2   8   5   3   3   4   1  28
Springer                      1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   5
Wheeler                       2     1   1   1   1   1   1   8
Qualls                        2     2   0   0   2   0   0  10
Miller                        3     1   0   0   0   2   0   9
Lidge                         2     1   0   0   2   4   0   9
Gallo L(1-1)                  1     3   2   2   2   0   1   8
Borkowski                     0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                       17.1  17   8   6  10  12   3  78

Gallo faced 2 batters in the 18th inning
WP: Lidge (4), Gallo 2 (4).
IBB: Rodriguez (4,Castillo); Qualls (1,Bay); Lidge (2,C. Wilson); Gallo (1,C.
Wilson).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Maholm                        5     8   4   4   5   3   0  27
Capps                         0.2   2   1   1   0   0   0   4
Grabow                        0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Torres                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
R. Hernandez                  1     0   1   1   3   1   0   7
Gonzalez                      2     0   0   0   0   3   0   6
Marte                         2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Vogelsong                     5     3   1   1   1   1   0  18
Santos W(2-5)                 1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                       18    16   7   7  11  11   0  80

HBP: R. Hernandez (1,Burke).
IBB: Maholm (2,Everett); R. Hernandez (3,Berkman); Vogelsong (2,Biggio); Santos
(2,Munson).

Umpires: HP - Fieldin Culbreth, 1B - Bill Welke, 2B - Tim McClelland, 3B - Marty Foster
Ejections: HOU Manager Phil Garner by Fieldin Culbreth [Call at HP]
Time of Game: 5:49   Attendance: 31878


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Taveras             cf        McLouth             cf
2. Biggio              2b        J. Wilson           ss
3. Burke               lf        Sanchez             3b
4. Ensberg             3b        Bay                 lf
5. Lamb                1b        C. Wilson           1b
6. Wilson              rf        Bautista            rf
7. Munson              c         Castillo            2b
8. Everett             ss        Doumit              c
9. Rodriguez           p         Maholm              p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras grounded out (second to first); Biggio
walked; Burke flied to right; Ensberg singled to center [Biggio
to second]; Lamb grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: McLouth reached on an error by Lamb; J. Wilson
grounded out (third to first) [McLouth to second]; Sanchez
walked; Bay singled to left [McLouth scored (unearned), Sanchez
to second]; C. Wilson struck out; Bautista reached on an error
by Everett [Sanchez scored (unearned) (no RBI), Bay to third,
Bautista to second]; Castillo was walked intentionally; Doumit
struck out; 2 R (0 ER), 1 H, 2 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Wilson grounded out (first unassisted); Munson
singled to center; Everett forced Munson (pitcher to second);
Rodriguez struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 2ND: Maholm struck out; McLouth flied to center; J.
Wilson singled to right; Sanchez flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Taveras popped to shortstop; Biggio walked; Biggio
was caught stealing second (catcher to second to first); Burke
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 2.

PIRATES 3RD: Bay grounded out (pitcher to first); C. Wilson
struck out; Bautista singled to center; Bautista was picked off
and caught stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Ensberg flied to right; Lamb doubled to center;
Wilson walked; Munson struck out; Everett forced Wilson
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
2.

PIRATES 4TH: Castillo grounded out (third to first); Doumit
popped to catcher; Maholm grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Rodriguez grounded out (third to first); On a bunt
Taveras singled to third; Biggio walked [Taveras to second];
Burke singled to center [Taveras to third, Biggio to second];
Ensberg hit a sacrifice fly to center [Taveras scored]; Lamb
singled to center [Biggio scored, Burke to third]; Wilson
singled to left [Burke scored, Lamb to second]; Munson doubled
to right [Lamb scored, Wilson to third]; Everett was walked
intentionally; Rodriguez struck out; 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 4, Pirates 2.

PIRATES 5TH: McLouth grounded out (second to first); J. Wilson
singled to center; Sanchez singled to right [J. Wilson to
second]; Bay homered [J. Wilson scored, Sanchez scored]; C.
Wilson singled to left; Bautista grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [C. Wilson out at second]; 3 R, 4 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 6TH: CAPPS REPLACED MAHOLM (PITCHING); Taveras doubled to
left; Biggio singled to center [Taveras scored]; Burke popped to
catcher; Ensberg popped to third; GRABOW REPLACED CAPPS
(PITCHING); Lamb singled to second [Biggio to second]; Wilson
struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 6TH: Castillo flied to center; Doumit doubled to left;
EDWARDS BATTED FOR GRABOW; Edwards walked; McLouth forced
Edwards (first to shortstop) [Doumit to third]; SPRINGER
REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); PALMEIRO REPLACED RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING
RF); J. Wilson popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5,
Pirates 5.

ASTROS 7TH: TORRES REPLACED EDWARDS (PITCHING); Munson grounded
out (third to first); Everett flied to center; Palmeiro flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 7TH: Sanchez grounded out (second to first); Bay flied
to center; C. Wilson singled to center; Bautista struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 8TH: R. HERNANDEZ REPLACED TORRES (PITCHING); Taveras
struck out; Biggio walked; Burke was hit by a pitch [Biggio to
second]; Ensberg walked [Biggio to third, Burke to second]; Lamb
reached on an error by Bay on a sacrifice fly [Biggio scored,
Burke out at home (left to shortstop to catcher), Ensberg to
third, Lamb to second]; Astros Manager Phil Garner ejected by
HP umpire Fieldin Culbreth; BERKMAN BATTED FOR SPRINGER;
Berkman was walked intentionally; Munson grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 0 H, 1 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 5.

PIRATES 8TH: WHEELER REPLACED BERKMAN (PITCHING); Castillo
grounded out (third to first); Doumit flied to center; BURNITZ
BATTED FOR R. HERNANDEZ; Burnitz homered; McLouth walked; J.
Wilson popped to first; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates
6.

ASTROS 9TH: GONZALEZ REPLACED BURNITZ (PITCHING); Everett popped
to first; LANE BATTED FOR PALMEIRO; Lane flied to right; Taveras
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 9TH: LANE STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING RF); Sanchez was
called out on strikes; Bay grounded out (shortstop to first); C.
Wilson flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 10TH: Biggio was called out on strikes; Burke grounded
out (second to first); Ensberg was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 10TH: QUALLS REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT
REPLACED WHEELER (PLAYING LF); Bautista grounded out (shortstop
to first); Castillo grounded out (shortstop to first); Doumit
walked; PAULINO BATTED FOR GONZALEZ; SNELL RAN FOR DOUMIT;
Paulino forced Snell (second to shortstop); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 11TH: MARTE REPLACED SNELL (PITCHING); PAULINO STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Lamb was called out on strikes; Bruntlett
singled to center; Munson flied to left; Everett forced
Bruntlett (shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 11TH: McLouth singled to center; J. Wilson out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [McLouth to second]; Sanchez
flied to left; Bay was walked intentionally; C. Wilson singled
to third [McLouth to third, Bay to second]; Bautista forced Bay
(third unassisted) [C. Wilson to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 12TH: Lane walked; On a bunt Taveras made an out to
third; Biggio flied to left; AUSMUS BATTED FOR QUALLS; Lane
stole second; Ausmus was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 12TH: MILLER REPLACED AUSMUS (PITCHING); Castillo lined
to center; J. HERNANDEZ BATTED FOR MARTE; J. Hernandez singled
to left; Paulino grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [J. Hernandez out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 13TH: VOGELSONG REPLACED J. HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Ensberg
flied to left; Lamb flied to left; Bruntlett grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 13TH: McLouth popped to shortstop; J. Wilson popped to
second; Sanchez grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 14TH: Munson flied to left; Everett singled to center;
Lane grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Everett out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 6.

PIRATES 14TH: Bay was called out on strikes; C. Wilson popped to
third; Bautista struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 6.

ASTROS 15TH: Taveras flied to right; Biggio struck out; BUCHHOLZ
BATTED FOR MILLER; Buchholz grounded out (shortstop to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 15TH: LIDGE REPLACED BUCHHOLZ (PITCHING); Castillo
struck out; Vogelsong walked; Paulino struck out; McLouth struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 16TH: Ensberg flied to left; Lamb flied to center;
Bruntlett flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 6.

PIRATES 16TH: J. Wilson popped to catcher; Sanchez flied to
center; Bay singled to left; Bay stole second; C. Wilson was
walked intentionally; Lidge threw a wild pitch [Bay to third, C.
Wilson to second]; Bautista struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 6, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 17TH: Munson singled to right; Everett out on a sacrifice
bunt (pitcher to second) [Munson to second]; Lane grounded out
(second to first) [Munson to third]; Taveras singled to center
[Munson scored]; Taveras stole second [Taveras to third (error
by Paulino)]; Biggio was walked intentionally; PETTITTE BATTED
FOR LIDGE; Biggio advanced to second because of defensive
indifference [Biggio to second]; Pettitte grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R, 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 17TH: GALLO REPLACED PETTITTE (PITCHING); Castillo
homered; COTA BATTED FOR VOGELSONG; Cota grounded out (shortstop
to first); Paulino singled to left; McLouth lined to shortstop;
J. Wilson singled to pitcher [Paulino to second]; Sanchez popped
to third; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 7.

ASTROS 18TH: SANTOS REPLACED COTA (PITCHING); Ensberg flied to
center; Lamb flied to center; Bruntlett doubled to left; Munson
was walked intentionally; Everett flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 7.

PIRATES 18TH: Bay walked; Gallo threw a wild pitch [Bay to
second]; C. Wilson was walked intentionally while Bay advanced
to third on a wild pitch; BORKOWSKI REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING);
Bautista hit a sacrifice fly to center [Bay scored]; 1 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  16   2   19
 Pirates          8  17   2   18


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