Houston Astros 9, Pittsburgh Pirates 7
Regular Season Game 148
Played on Saturday, September 15, 2007 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  1  4    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   7  8  1
HOU N    0  0  0    7  1  0    1  0  x  -   9 13  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan cf                     4   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Bautista 3b                   4   0   0   0       1   2       0   2
F. Sanchez 2b                 5   1   1   0       0   1       3   4
Bay lf                        3   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
Nady rf                       5   0   0   0       0   3       2   0
Pearce 1b                     2   1   1   0       1   0       7   0
  Duke p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kata ph                     1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Perez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Paulino c                     3   2   2   4       1   0       1   0
Wilson ss                     4   2   3   3       0   0       2   6
Morris p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Torres p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Phelps 1b                   2   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Totals                       34   7   8   7       5  11      24  15

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Wilson-F. Sanchez-Pearce, Wilson-F. Sanchez-Pearce.
E: Bautista (16).

BATTING - 
2B: Pearce (4,off Rodriguez).
3B: Morgan (1,off Randolph).
HR: Paulino (11,3rd inning off Rodriguez 2 on 2 out); Wilson 2 (11,3rd inning
off Rodriguez 0 on 2 out,8th inning off Randolph 1 on 1 out).
SH: Morris (11,off Rodriguez).
HBP: Bay (9,by Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 7.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Anderson cf                   5   1   2   1       0   0       1   0
Biggio 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   1       4   1
  Lidge p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   0       6   1
Lee lf                        4   1   2   3       0   0       1   0
Pence rf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
Loretta ss,2b                 4   1   2   0       0   0       2   2
Wigginton 3b                  4   2   2   3       0   0       0   3
Towles c                      4   1   2   0       0   0      11   0
Rodriguez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Ransom ph                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Gutierrez p                 0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lane ph                     1   0   0   1       0   0       0   0
  Paulino p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sarfate p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burke ph                    1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Randolph p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Qualls p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Bruntlett ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   9  13   9       1   1      27  10

FIELDING - 
PB: Towles (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Anderson (1,off Morris).
HR: Lee (29,4th inning off Morris 0 on 0 out); Wigginton 2 (5,4th inning off
Morris 1 on 1 out,7th inning off Duke 0 on 1 out).
SH: Biggio (5,off Morris); Gutierrez (1,off Morris).
HBP: Berkman (8,by Morris).
GDP: Wigginton (7,off Morris); Pence (10,off Torres).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morris L(9-10)                3.1   9   7   7   1   0   2  21
Torres                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   2
Duke                          3     3   2   1   0   0   1  13
Perez                         1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8    13   9   8   1   1   3  39

HBP: Morris (9,Berkman).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Rodriguez                     3     5   5   5   3   5   2  18
Gutierrez W(1-1)              2     0   0   0   1   0   0   7
Paulino                       1     1   0   0   0   2   0   4
Sarfate                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Randolph                      0.2   2   2   2   1   1   1   5
Qualls                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Lidge SV(15)                  1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     8   7   7   5  11   3  41

HBP: Rodriguez (5,Bay).

Umpires: HP - Gary Darling, 1B - Brian Knight, 2B - Larry Poncino, 3B - Jerry Meals
Time of Game: 2:32   Attendance: 40425


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Morgan              cf        Anderson            cf
2. Bautista            3b        Biggio              2b
3. F. Sanchez          2b        Berkman             1b
4. Bay                 lf        Lee                 lf
5. Nady                rf        Pence               rf
6. Pearce              1b        Loretta             ss
7. Paulino             c         Wigginton           3b
8. Wilson              ss        Towles              c
9. Morris              p         Rodriguez           p

PIRATES 1ST: Morgan was called out on strikes; Bautista walked;
F. Sanchez forced Bautista (pitcher to second); Towles allowed a
passed ball [F. Sanchez to second]; Bay walked; Nady struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Anderson doubled to shortstop; Biggio out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Anderson to third]; Berkman
singled to third [Anderson stayed at third]; Lee popped to
first; Pence grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Pearce doubled to left; Paulino singled to center
[Pearce scored]; On a bunt Wilson forced Paulino (first to
shortstop); Morris out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to second)
[Wilson to second]; Morgan walked; Bautista struck out; 1 R, 2
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 1, Astros 0.

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

PIRATES 3RD: F. Sanchez singled to left; Bay was hit by a pitch
[F. Sanchez to second]; Nady struck out; Pearce grounded out
(shortstop to first) [F. Sanchez to third, Bay to second];
Paulino homered [F. Sanchez scored, Bay scored]; Wilson homered;
Morris struck out; 4 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: RANSOM BATTED FOR RODRIGUEZ; Ransom walked; Anderson
lined to left; Biggio flied to center; Berkman forced Ransom
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros
0.

PIRATES 4TH: GUTIERREZ REPLACED RANSOM (PITCHING); Morgan
grounded out (second to first); Bautista flied to left; F.
Sanchez flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee homered; Pence singled to shortstop; Loretta
grounded out (second to first) [Pence to second]; Wigginton
homered [Pence scored]; Towles singled to right; Gutierrez
reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Towles to
second]; Anderson singled to center [Towles scored, Gutierrez to
second]; Biggio singled to left [Gutierrez to third, Anderson to
second]; Berkman was hit by a pitch [Gutierrez scored, Anderson
to third, Biggio to second]; TORRES REPLACED MORRIS (PITCHING);
Lee singled to center [Anderson scored, Biggio scored, Berkman
to second]; Pence grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Lee out at second]; 7 R, 7 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 5, Astros 7.

PIRATES 5TH: Bay grounded out (third to first); Nady lined to
right; Pearce walked; Paulino flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 7.

ASTROS 5TH: DUKE REPLACED PEARCE (PITCHING); PHELPS REPLACED
TORRES (PLAYING 1B); Loretta singled to center; Wigginton
reached on an error by Bautista [Loretta to second]; On a bunt
Towles singled to pitcher [Loretta to third, Wigginton to
second]; LANE BATTED FOR GUTIERREZ; Lane grounded out (first
unassisted) [Loretta scored (unearned), Wigginton to third,
Towles to second]; Anderson flied to center; Biggio grounded out
(shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 8.

PIRATES 6TH: PAULINO REPLACED LANE (PITCHING); Wilson singled to
center; Phelps was called out on strikes; Morgan forced Wilson
(shortstop to second); Bautista struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 8.

ASTROS 6TH: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Lee
grounded out (third to shortstop to first); Pence grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 8.

PIRATES 7TH: SARFATE REPLACED PAULINO (PITCHING); F. Sanchez
grounded out (third to first); Bay grounded out (third to
first); Nady struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5,
Astros 8.

ASTROS 7TH: Loretta flied to right; Wigginton homered; Towles
flied to right; BURKE BATTED FOR SARFATE; Burke popped to
shortstop; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 5, Astros 9.

PIRATES 8TH: RANDOLPH REPLACED BURKE (PITCHING); KATA BATTED FOR
DUKE; Kata struck out; Paulino walked; Wilson homered [Paulino
scored]; Phelps popped to second; Morgan tripled to center;
QUALLS REPLACED RANDOLPH (PITCHING); Bautista grounded out
(pitcher to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 7, Astros 9.

ASTROS 8TH: PEREZ REPLACED KATA (PITCHING); On a bunt Anderson
grounded out (pitcher to first); Biggio was called out on
strikes; Berkman popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 7, Astros 9.

PIRATES 9TH: LIDGE REPLACED BIGGIO (PITCHING); LORETTA CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING 2B); BRUNTLETT REPLACED QUALLS (PLAYING SS);
F. Sanchez struck out; Bay struck out; Nady popped to second; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 7, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          7   8   1    7
 Astros           9  13   0    6


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