Houston Astros 1, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 98
Played on Sunday, July 22, 2007 (D) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  4  0
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  6  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Burke rf,cf                   3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Pence cf                      2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
  Scott rf                    2   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Loretta 2b                    3   0   0   0       1   0       2   1
Lee lf                        4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Ensberg 3b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
Lamb 1b                       3   0   0   0       0   1       7   2
Bruntlett ss                  3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Ausmus c                      3   1   2   0       0   0       7   0
Williams p                    2   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   1   4   1       2   4      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lamb-Bruntlett.

BATTING - 
SH: Williams (5,off Youman).
GDP: Loretta (7,off Youman).
Team LOB: 4.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McLouth cf                    4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Kata 3b                       4   0   2   0       0   1       0   3
F. Sanchez 2b                 4   0   0   0       0   1       4   2
LaRoche 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
  Davis pr                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nady rf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Bay lf                        3   0   1   0       0   0       4   0
Doumit c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Izturis ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Youman p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Phelps ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                       32   0   6   0       0   6      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Kata-F. Sanchez-LaRoche.

BATTING - 
2B: Kata (3,off Williams).
GDP: LaRoche (13,off Williams).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams W(5-11)              8     5   0   0   0   3   0  28
Lidge SV(3)                   1     1   0   0   0   3   0   4
Totals                        9     6   0   0   0   6   0  32

WP: Lidge (3).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Youman L(2-2)                 8     4   1   1   2   3   0  29
Capps                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   4   0  32


Umpires: HP - Ed Hickox, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Ed Rapuano
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 22404


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Burke               rf        McLouth             cf
2. Pence               cf        Kata                3b
3. Loretta             2b        F. Sanchez          2b
4. Lee                 lf        LaRoche             1b
5. Ensberg             3b        Nady                rf
6. Lamb                1b        Bay                 lf
7. Bruntlett           ss        Doumit              c
8. Ausmus              c         Izturis             ss
9. Williams            p         Youman              p

ASTROS 1ST: Burke flied to center; Pence singled to second;
Loretta grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Pence out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

PIRATES 1ST: McLouth struck out; Kata doubled to right; F.
Sanchez lined to right; LaRoche grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee flied to left; Ensberg flied to left; Lamb
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Nady grounded out (shortstop to first); Bay
grounded out (shortstop to first); Doumit flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bruntlett flied to right; Ausmus grounded out (third
to first); Williams struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Izturis grounded out (shortstop to first); Youman
struck out; McLouth popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Burke popped to second; Pence popped to first;
Loretta walked; Lee lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: BURKE CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING CF); SCOTT
REPLACED PENCE (PLAYING RF); On a bunt Kata singled to
second; Astros center fielder Hunter Pence left the game due
to an injured hand/wrist; F. Sanchez popped to second;
LaRoche grounded into a double play (first to shortstop) [Kata
out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Ensberg grounded out (second to first); Lamb flied
to center; Bruntlett flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Nady grounded out (third to first); Bay singled to
center; Doumit flied to center; Izturis singled to center [Bay
to second]; Youman popped to catcher; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Ausmus singled to left; Williams grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Ausmus to second]; Burke grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Ausmus to third]; Scott singled to center
[Ausmus scored]; Loretta grounded out (third to first); 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: McLouth popped to shortstop; Kata grounded out
(second to first); F. Sanchez grounded out (pitcher to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee flied to left; Ensberg flied to left; Lamb flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 7TH: LaRoche lined to left; Nady singled to left; Bay
forced Nady (shortstop to second); Doumit was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 8TH: Bruntlett flied to center; Ausmus singled to center;
Williams out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second) [Ausmus to
second]; Burke walked; Scott struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 8TH: Izturis lined to pitcher; PHELPS BATTED FOR YOUMAN;
Phelps flied to left; McLouth flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 9TH: CAPPS REPLACED PHELPS (PITCHING); Loretta grounded
out (pitcher to first); Lee popped to second; Ensberg struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED WILLIAMS (PITCHING); Kata struck
out; F. Sanchez struck out; LaRoche singled to right; Lidge
threw a wild pitch [LaRoche to second]; DAVIS RAN FOR LAROCHE;
Nady struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Pirates 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           1   4   0    4
 Pirates          0   6   0    5


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