Houston Astros 7, Pittsburgh Pirates 4
Regular Season Game 157
Played on Tuesday, September 26, 2006 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    3  0  1    0  2  0    0  1  0  -   7 12  0
PIT N    0  3  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4 12  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Taveras cf                    5   1   2   0       0   0       0   0
Lamb 3b,1b                    2   3   1   0       3   0       4   5
Berkman 1b,rf                 4   1   1   1       1   1       9   0
Scott lf                      5   2   2   1       0   2       0   0
Huff rf                       4   0   2   1       1   0       3   0
  Nieve p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   3       0   0       3   5
  Bruntlett 2b                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Everett ss                    5   0   2   1       0   1       2   2
Ausmus c                      5   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
Pettitte p                    3   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Springer p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ensberg ph,3b               2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       39   7  12   7       5   5      27  15

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

BATTING - 
SF: Biggio (5,off Snell).
IBB: Huff (3,by Snell).
Team LOB: 11.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Taveras (33,2nd base off Bayliss/Paulino).
CS: Taveras (9,2nd base by Marte/Paulino).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Duffy cf                      5   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
J. Wilson ss                  5   1   1   0       0   0       2   5
Sanchez 3b                    5   0   4   1       0   0       0   2
Bay lf                        3   1   2   1       1   0       3   0
Nady 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   0      10   0
  Doumit ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bayliss p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnitz ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Paulino c                     4   1   2   0       0   0       5   0
Bautista rf                   4   1   2   2       0   2       1   0
Castillo 2b                   3   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Snell p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Marte p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  J. Perez p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rogers p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Randa ph,1b                 2   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Totals                       38   4  12   4       2   4      27  10

FIELDING - 
E: Nady 2 (6).

BATTING - 
2B: Paulino (18,off Pettitte); Sanchez 2 (52,off Pettitte,off Nieve); J. Wilson
(24,off Nieve).
HR: Bay (35,2nd inning off Pettitte 0 on 0 out); Bautista (16,2nd inning off
Pettitte 1 on 1 out).
HBP: Bay (7,by Springer).
GDP: Castillo (20,off Pettitte).
Team LOB: 10.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Pettitte W(14-13)             6.2  10   3   3   1   2   2  30
Springer                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Nieve                         2     2   1   1   1   2   0   9
Totals                        9    12   4   4   2   4   2  41

HBP: Springer (4,Bay).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Snell L(14-11)                5     7   6   4   3   3   0  26
Marte                         0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
J. Perez                      0.2   0   0   0   0   1   0   2
Rogers                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Bayliss                       2     3   1   1   1   1   0  10
Totals                        9    12   7   5   5   5   0  45

WP: Snell (8).
IBB: Snell (4,Huff).

Umpires: HP - Dana DeMuth, 1B - Jim Joyce, 2B - Paul Schrieber, 3B - Doug Eddings
Time of Game: 2:59   Attendance: 17141


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Taveras             cf        Duffy               cf
2. Lamb                3b        J. Wilson           ss
3. Berkman             1b        Sanchez             3b
4. Scott               lf        Bay                 lf
5. Huff                rf        Nady                1b
6. Biggio              2b        Paulino             c
7. Everett             ss        Bautista            rf
8. Ausmus              c         Castillo            2b
9. Pettitte            p         Snell               p

ASTROS 1ST: Taveras grounded out (shortstop to first); Lamb
walked; Berkman reached on an error by Nady [Lamb to third,
Berkman to first]; Scott singled to center [Lamb scored
(unearned), Berkman to second]; Huff singled to center [Berkman
scored, Scott to third, Huff to second (on throw)]; Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first) [Scott scored (unearned)];
Everett popped to second; 3 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
3, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Duffy flied to right; J. Wilson grounded out
(second to first); Sanchez grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ausmus was called out on strikes; Pettitte flied to
left; Taveras grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Bay homered; Nady grounded out (third to first);
Paulino doubled to left; Bautista homered [Paulino scored];
Castillo grounded out (shortstop to first); Snell struck out; 3
R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 3RD: Lamb singled to right; Berkman grounded out (first
unassisted) [Lamb to second]; Snell threw a wild pitch [Lamb to
third]; Scott struck out; Huff was walked intentionally; Biggio
singled to right [Lamb scored, Huff to second]; Everett popped
to shortstop; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 3RD: Duffy grounded out (catcher to first); J. Wilson
flied to right; Sanchez singled to center; Bay singled to left
[Sanchez to third]; Nady forced Bay (third to second); 0 R, 2 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 3.

ASTROS 4TH: Ausmus grounded out (pitcher to first); Pettitte
grounded out (shortstop to first); Taveras grounded out (third
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 4TH: Paulino grounded out (second to first); Bautista
singled to left; Castillo popped to shortstop; Snell forced
Bautista (second unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Lamb walked; Berkman was called out on strikes;
Scott singled to center [Lamb to second]; Huff singled to left
[Lamb to third, Scott to second]; Biggio hit a sacrifice fly to
center [Lamb scored, Scott to third]; Everett singled to right
[Scott scored, Huff to second]; Ausmus forced Everett (shortstop
to second); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 5TH: Duffy grounded out (second to first); On a bunt J.
Wilson made an out to catcher; Sanchez doubled to right; Bay
walked; Nady lined to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 6TH: MARTE REPLACED SNELL (PITCHING); Pettitte flied to
left; On a bunt Taveras singled to pitcher; Taveras was picked
off and caught stealing second but was safe at second (error by
Nady; assist by Marte); Lamb grounded out (first unassisted)
[Taveras to third]; Berkman walked; J. PEREZ REPLACED MARTE
(PITCHING); Scott was called out on strikes; Pirates pitcher
Damaso Marte left the game due to an injured back; 0 R, 1 H,
1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 6TH: On a bunt Paulino singled to third; Bautista struck
out; Castillo grounded into a double play (third to second to
first) [Paulino out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 6,
Pirates 3.

ASTROS 7TH: Huff grounded out (first unassisted); ROGERS
REPLACED J. PEREZ (PITCHING); Biggio grounded out (shortstop to
first); Everett singled to right; Ausmus flied to center; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 7TH: RANDA BATTED FOR ROGERS; Randa grounded out (second
to first); Duffy singled to second; J. Wilson popped to
shortstop; On a bunt Sanchez singled to third [Duffy to second];
SPRINGER REPLACED PETTITTE (PITCHING); Bay was hit by a pitch
[Duffy to third, Sanchez to second]; DOUMIT BATTED FOR NADY;
Doumit popped to third; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 6, Pirates
3.

ASTROS 8TH: BAYLISS REPLACED DOUMIT (PITCHING); RANDA STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); ENSBERG BATTED FOR SPRINGER; Ensberg flied to
center; Taveras singled to right; Taveras stole second; Lamb
walked; Berkman singled to left [Taveras scored, Lamb to
second]; Scott flied to right; Huff grounded out (second to
first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 8TH: LAMB CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); BERKMAN
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING RF); NIEVE REPLACED HUFF (PITCHING);
ENSBERG STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 3B); Paulino grounded out (third
to first); Bautista struck out; Castillo walked; Randa was
called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates
3.

ASTROS 9TH: Biggio lined to left; Everett struck out; Ausmus
singled to right; Ensberg popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates 3.

PIRATES 9TH: BRUNTLETT REPLACED BIGGIO (PLAYING 2B); Duffy
grounded out (shortstop to first); J. Wilson doubled to center;
Sanchez doubled to right [J. Wilson scored]; Bay grounded out
(third to first); BURNITZ BATTED FOR BAYLISS; Burnitz grounded
out (first to pitcher); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 7, Pirates
4.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           7  12   0   11
 Pirates          4  12   2   10


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