Pittsburgh Pirates 4, Houston Astros 1
Regular Season Game 130
Played on Saturday, August 25, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    2  0  1    0  0  1  -   4  9  0
HOU N    0  0  0    0  0  1    0  0  0  -   1  6  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
McLouth cf                    4   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Wilson ss                     3   0   0   0       1   3       2   2
  Izturis ss                  1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
F. Sanchez 2b                 4   0   1   0       0   0       1   6
LaRoche 1b                    3   1   0   0       1   1      11   2
Bautista rf                   4   2   2   3       0   0       3   0
Paulino c                     3   0   3   0       1   0       5   0
Castillo 3b                   4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Kata lf                       4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Morris p                      2   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Grabow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Osoria p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phelps ph                   1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4   9   4       4   7      27  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. F. Sanchez-Wilson-LaRoche, F. Sanchez-Izturis-LaRoche.

BATTING - 
2B: McLouth (18,off Patton).
HR: Bautista 2 (12,4th inning off Patton 1 on 1 out,6th inning off Patton 0
on 2 out); Phelps (5,9th inning off Miller 0 on 1 out).
SH: Morris (8,off Borkowski).
GDP: Castillo (9,off Patton); Bautista (12,off Qualls).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Biggio 2b                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   3
Pence cf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Berkman rf,1b                 4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Lee lf                        3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Lamb 1b                       2   0   0   0       1   0       3   2
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Miller p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Palmeiro ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Wigginton 3b                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   0
Bruntlett ss                  2   0   0   0       0   0       3   2
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Scott rf                    2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ausmus c                      3   0   0   0       0   1       7   0
Patton p                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta ss                  2   1   1   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       32   1   6   0       2   5      27   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Biggio-Bruntlett-Lamb, Qualls-Loretta-Berkman.

BATTING - 
GDP: Berkman (8,off Morris); Scott (7,off Capps).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris W(8-8)                 6     4   1   1   2   2   0  24
Grabow                        0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Osoria                        1.1   0   0   0   0   2   0   4
Capps SV(13)                  1     2   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     6   1   1   2   5   0  34

Morris faced 1 batter in the 7th inning

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Patton L(0-1)                 5.2   6   3   3   2   4   2  24
Borkowski                     0.2   1   0   0   1   0   0   4
Qualls                        1.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Miller                        1     1   1   1   0   2   1   4
Totals                        9     9   4   4   4   7   3  38


Umpires: HP - Tim Timmons, 1B - Adam Dowdy, 2B - Alfonso Marquez, 3B - Chuck Meriwether
Time of Game: 2:40   Attendance: 41109


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. McLouth             cf        Biggio              2b
2. Wilson              ss        Pence               cf
3. F. Sanchez          2b        Berkman             rf
4. LaRoche             1b        Lee                 lf
5. Bautista            rf        Lamb                1b
6. Paulino             c         Wigginton           3b
7. Castillo            3b        Bruntlett           ss
8. Kata                lf        Ausmus              c
9. Morris              p         Patton              p

PIRATES 1ST: McLouth popped to second; Debut game for Troy
Patton; Wilson walked; F. Sanchez popped to third; LaRoche
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Pence singled
to right; Berkman flied to right; Lee struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Bautista flied to right; Paulino singled to center;
Castillo struck out; Kata popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lamb walked; Wigginton lined to left; Bruntlett
grounded out (pitcher to first) [Lamb to second]; Ausmus struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Morris grounded out (shortstop to first); McLouth
flied to right; Wilson struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Patton grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio
grounded out (third to first); Pence grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: F. Sanchez singled to center; LaRoche forced F.
Sanchez (first to shortstop); Bautista homered [LaRoche scored];
Paulino singled to right; Castillo grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Paulino out at second]; 2 R, 3
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (first to pitcher); Lee flied
to center; Lamb grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Kata flied to left; Morris lined to third; McLouth
doubled to right; Wilson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Wigginton flied to center; Bruntlett grounded out
(second to first); Ausmus popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 2, Astros 0.

PIRATES 6TH: F. Sanchez lined to left; LaRoche popped to
shortstop; Bautista homered; Paulino walked; BORKOWSKI REPLACED
BRUNTLETT (PITCHING); LORETTA REPLACED PATTON (PLAYING SS);
Castillo flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Loretta singled to center; Biggio singled to center
[Loretta to third]; Pence reached on a fielder's choice [Biggio
to second]; Berkman grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Loretta scored (no RBI), Biggio to third,
Pence out at second]; Lee walked; Lamb popped to first; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Kata singled to right; Morris out on a sacrifice
bunt (first to second) [Kata to second]; McLouth walked; BERKMAN
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); QUALLS REPLACED LAMB (PITCHING);
SCOTT REPLACED BORKOWSKI (PLAYING RF); Wilson struck out; F.
Sanchez forced Kata (third unassisted) [McLouth to second]; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 7TH: Wigginton singled to shortstop; GRABOW REPLACED
MORRIS (PITCHING); Scott forced Wigginton (first to shortstop);
IZTURIS REPLACED WILSON (PLAYING SS); Ausmus flied to right;
Pirates shortstop Jack Wilson left the game due to an injured
leg; OSORIA REPLACED GRABOW (PITCHING); Loretta flied to
right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 1.

PIRATES 8TH: LaRoche walked; Bautista grounded into a double
play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [LaRoche out at second];
Paulino singled to center; Castillo grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Biggio grounded out (second to first); Pence struck
out; Berkman was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 3, Astros 1.

PIRATES 9TH: MILLER REPLACED QUALLS (PITCHING); Kata struck out;
PHELPS BATTED FOR OSORIA; Phelps homered; McLouth was called out
on strikes; Izturis grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 9TH: CAPPS REPLACED PHELPS (PITCHING); Lee singled to
center; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR MILLER; Palmeiro singled to right
[Lee to second]; Wigginton struck out; Scott grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Palmeiro out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 4, Astros 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          4   9   0    7
 Astros           1   6   0    6


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