Houston Astros 3, Washington Nationals 2
Regular Season Game 127
Played on Wednesday, August 22, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  2    0  0  0  -   2  8  0
HOU N    1  0  1    1  0  0    0  0  x  -   3  7  0
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lopez ss                      4   0   2   0       0   0       0   3
Logan cf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       3   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   3       0   3
Young 1b                      4   1   1   0       0   2      10   0
Kearns rf                     3   1   2   2       1   0       5   0
Pena lf                       4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Belliard 2b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Schneider c                   2   0   0   0       2   1       4   1
Bacsik p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Church ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rauch p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fick ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   2   8   2       3  12      24  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Lopez-Belliard-Young.

BATTING - 
2B: Lopez (21,off Williams); Young (32,off Williams).
HR: Kearns (11,6th inning off Williams 1 on 2 out).
GDP: Lopez (8,off Qualls).
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Logan (19,2nd base off Williams/Ausmus).

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   0       0   3
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence cf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Berkman 1b                    3   0   1   2       0   0       8   0
Lee lf                        3   0   1   0       1   0       2   0
Wigginton 3b                  3   1   1   1       0   1       2   2
Scott rf                      3   0   0   0       0   3       0   0
Loretta ss                    3   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke 2b                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   0      12   0
Williams p                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bruntlett ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       29   3   7   3       1   4      27  11

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

BATTING - 
3B: Pence (7,off Bacsik); Berkman (2,off Bacsik).
HR: Wigginton (2,4th inning off Bacsik 0 on 0 out).
SF: Berkman (5,off Bacsik).
GDP: Ausmus (10,off Bacsik).
Team LOB: 4.

PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Bacsik L(5-7)                 6     7   3   3   1   4   1  25
Rivera                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Rauch                         1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Totals                        8     7   3   3   1   4   1  31


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Williams W(8-12)              6.1   6   2   2   2   8   1  26
Qualls                        1.2   2   0   0   1   3   0   7
Lidge SV(12)                  1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        9     8   2   2   3  12   1  36


Umpires: HP - Jim Wolf, 1B - Mike DiMuro, 2B - Tim Tschida, 3B - Jim Joyce
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 32023


Starting Lineups:

   Washington Nationals          Houston Astros           
1. Lopez               ss        Biggio              2b
2. Logan               cf        Pence               cf
3. Zimmerman           3b        Berkman             1b
4. Young               1b        Lee                 lf
5. Kearns              rf        Wigginton           3b
6. Pena                lf        Scott               rf
7. Belliard            2b        Loretta             ss
8. Schneider           c         Ausmus              c
9. Bacsik              p         Williams            p

NATIONALS 1ST: Lopez doubled to center [Lopez out at third
(center to shortstop to third)]; Logan singled to left;
Zimmerman struck out while Logan stole second; Young was called
out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (third to first); Pence tripled
to center; Berkman out on a sacrifice fly to center [Pence
scored]; Lee singled to right; Wigginton struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 2ND: Kearns popped to shortstop; Pena grounded out
(shortstop to first); Belliard grounded out (third to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Scott struck out; Loretta flied to center; Ausmus
popped to first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 3RD: Schneider walked; Bacsik struck out; Lopez
singled to left [Schneider to second]; Logan flied to center
[Schneider to third, Lopez to second]; Zimmerman was called out
on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Williams grounded out (third to first); On a bunt
Biggio singled to third; Pence flied to right; Berkman tripled
to center [Biggio scored]; Lee grounded out (third to first); 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 4TH: Young grounded out (second to first); Kearns
singled to left; Pena popped to third; Belliard struck out; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton homered; Scott struck out (catcher to
first); Loretta singled to left; Ausmus grounded into a double
play (shortstop to second to first) [Loretta out at second]; 1
R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 3.

NATIONALS 5TH: Schneider flied to left; Bacsik flied to left;
Lopez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 0, Astros 3.

ASTROS 5TH: Williams grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
singled to center; Pence flied to right; Berkman flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 3.

NATIONALS 6TH: Logan struck out; Zimmerman struck out; Young
doubled to left; Kearns homered [Young scored]; off the top
of the wall at or near the train track; Pena was called out
on strikes; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 6TH: Lee walked; Wigginton flied to left; Scott struck
out; Loretta grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

NATIONALS 7TH: Belliard grounded out (pitcher to first);
Schneider walked; CHURCH BATTED FOR BACSIK; QUALLS REPLACED
LORETTA (PITCHING); BRUNTLETT REPLACED WILLIAMS (PLAYING SS);
Church singled to right [Schneider to second]; Lopez grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Church out at
second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 7TH: RIVERA REPLACED CHURCH (PITCHING); Ausmus flied to
right; Bruntlett flied to right; Biggio grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

NATIONALS 8TH: Logan struck out; Zimmerman singled to right;
Young struck out; Kearns walked [Zimmerman to second]; Pena
struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

ASTROS 8TH: RAUCH REPLACED RIVERA (PITCHING); Pence grounded out
(shortstop to first); Berkman popped to catcher; Lee flied to
right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

NATIONALS 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); BURKE REPLACED
QUALLS (PLAYING 2B); Belliard grounded out (third to first);
Schneider struck out; FICK BATTED FOR RAUCH; Fick grounded out
(second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 3.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Nationals        2   8   0    7
 Astros           3   7   0    4


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