Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 96
Played on Friday, July 20, 2007 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    2  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  7  0
PIT N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     5   0   0   0       0   1       2   3
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Burke rf                      4   1   2   0       0   0       2   0
Pence cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Lee lf                        4   1   1   2       0   0       2   0
Loretta 1b,2b                 4   0   2   0       0   1       5   2
Ensberg 3b                    3   0   2   0       1   0       0   1
Bruntlett ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       4   3
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       1   2       9   0
Oswalt p                      3   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Wheeler p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lamb ph,1b                  0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       32   2   7   2       3   6      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Biggio-Bruntlett-Loretta.

BATTING - 
2B: Loretta (18,off Gorzelanny).
HR: Lee (19,1st inning off Gorzelanny 1 on 2 out).
SH: Bruntlett (3,off Capps).
HBP: Bruntlett (1,by Gorzelanny).
GDP: Ausmus (7,off Gorzelanny); Pence (7,off Gorzelanny).
IBB: Lamb (3,by Capps).
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bruntlett (2,2nd base off Gorzelanny/Paulino).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McLouth cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Kata 3b                       5   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
F. Sanchez 2b                 5   1   1   0       0   1       3   2
LaRoche 1b                    3   0   2   0       1   0      10   0
Doumit rf                     4   0   0   0       0   2       1   1
Bay lf                        4   0   1   1       0   2       0   0
Paulino c                     4   0   2   0       0   0       8   0
  Davis pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Wilson ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       2   6
Gorzelanny p                  2   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
  Phelps ph                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Chacon p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Nady ph                     0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       34   1   9   1       2   9      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Wilson-F. Sanchez-LaRoche, F. Sanchez-Wilson-LaRoche.
E: Kata (1).

BATTING - 
2B: LaRoche (24,off Oswalt); F. Sanchez (24,off Oswalt); McLouth (10,off Oswalt);
Paulino (16,off Oswalt); Kata (1,off Wheeler).
SH: Wilson (5,off Lidge).
HBP: Phelps (2,by Wheeler); McLouth (4,by Lidge).
GDP: McLouth (1,off Wheeler).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt W(9-6)                 6     7   1   1   0   4   0  25
Wheeler                       2     1   0   0   1   3   0   8
Lidge SV(2)                   1     1   0   0   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9     9   1   1   2   9   0  39

Oswalt faced 1 batter in the 7th inning
HBP: Wheeler (2,Phelps); Lidge (3,McLouth).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Gorzelanny L(9-5)             7     6   2   2   2   4   1  28
Chacon                        1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Capps                         1     1   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9     7   2   2   3   6   1  37

HBP: Gorzelanny (6,Bruntlett).
IBB: Capps (7,Lamb).

Umpires: HP - Joe West, 1B - Ed Rapuano, 2B - Ed Hickox, 3B - CB Bucknor
Time of Game: 2:56   Attendance: 33541


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Biggio              2b        McLouth             cf
2. Burke               rf        Kata                3b
3. Pence               cf        F. Sanchez          2b
4. Lee                 lf        LaRoche             1b
5. Loretta             1b        Doumit              rf
6. Ensberg             3b        Bay                 lf
7. Bruntlett           ss        Paulino             c
8. Ausmus              c         Wilson              ss
9. Oswalt              p         Gorzelanny          p

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio flied to center; Burke singled to center;
Pence was called out on strikes; Lee homered [Burke scored];
Loretta flied to center; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: McLouth popped to shortstop; Kata grounded out
(shortstop to first); F. Sanchez flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Ensberg singled to left; Bruntlett flied to center;
Ausmus grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Ensberg out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: LaRoche doubled; Doumit grounded out (first to
pitcher) [LaRoche to third]; Bay struck out; Paulino grounded
out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
0.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt struck out; Biggio grounded out (third to
first); Burke popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Wilson grounded out (shortstop to first);
Gorzelanny singled to center; McLouth struck out; Kata forced
Gorzelanny (second to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Lee
grounded out (pitcher to first); Loretta doubled to shortstop;
Ensberg popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: F. Sanchez doubled to center; LaRoche popped to
second; Doumit struck out; Bay singled to left [F. Sanchez
scored]; Paulino flied to left; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Bruntlett was hit by a pitch; Ausmus struck out
while Bruntlett stole second; Oswalt flied to right; Biggio
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Wilson flied to center; Gorzelanny struck out;
McLouth doubled to center; Kata grounded out (pitcher to first);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Burke singled to right; Pence grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Burke out at second]; Lee
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: F. Sanchez flied to left; LaRoche singled to left;
Doumit forced LaRoche (first to shortstop); Bay forced Doumit
(third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Loretta singled to right; Ensberg walked [Loretta to
second]; Bruntlett forced Ensberg (pitcher to shortstop)
[Loretta to third]; Ausmus walked [Bruntlett to second]; Oswalt
forced Loretta (right to catcher) [Bruntlett to third, Ausmus to
second]; Biggio was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.
 Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Paulino doubled to center; WHEELER REPLACED OSWALT
(PITCHING); On a bunt Wilson struck out; Astros pitcher Roy
Oswalt left the game due to an injured chest; PHELPS BATTED
FOR GORZELANNY; Phelps was hit by a pitch; McLouth grounded into
a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Phelps out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 8TH: CHACON REPLACED PHELPS (PITCHING); Burke popped to
catcher; Pence grounded out (first unassisted); Lee reached on
an error by Kata [Lee to first]; Loretta struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 8TH: Kata doubled to right; F. Sanchez flied to right;
LaRoche walked; Doumit struck out; Bay struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 9TH: CAPPS REPLACED CHACON (PITCHING); Ensberg singled to
left; Bruntlett out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first)
[Ensberg to second]; Ausmus struck out; LAMB BATTED FOR WHEELER;
Lamb was walked intentionally; Biggio forced Lamb (shortstop to
second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); LORETTA CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); LAMB STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 1B);
Paulino singled to center; DAVIS RAN FOR PAULINO; Wilson out on
a sacrifice bunt (first unassisted) [Davis to second]; NADY
BATTED FOR CAPPS; Nady walked; McLouth was hit by a pitch [Davis
to third, Nady to second]; Kata struck out; F. Sanchez struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   7   0    8
 Pirates          1   9   1   11


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