Houston Astros 8, San Francisco Giants 7
Regular Season Game 42
Played on Thursday, May 15, 2008 (D) at AT&T Park

HOU N    0  0  0    3  0  0    0  4  1  -   8 13  2
SF  N    2  0  4    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   7 12  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   0   0       0   2       4   0
Matsui 2b                     4   1   3   0       1   0       0   3
Pence rf                      4   1   1   0       1   1       3   0
Berkman 1b                    4   2   2   3       1   1      13   1
Lee lf                        5   1   3   1       0   2       1   0
Blum 3b                       5   1   0   0       0   1       0   1
Loretta ss                    5   1   3   1       0   1       0   7
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Towles c                      3   0   0   0       0   3       3   0
  Erstad ph                   1   1   1   3       0   0       0   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tejada ph,ss                1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Sampson p                     2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Cruz ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ausmus ph,c                 1   0   0   0       1   1       2   0
Totals                       41   8  13   8       4  13      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Berkman.
E: Loretta 2 (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (10,off Lincecum); Matsui (8,off Taschner).
HR: Lee (9,8th inning off Walker 0 on 1 out); Erstad (1,8th inning off Walker
2 on 1 out); Berkman (15,9th inning off Chulk 0 on 0 out).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (7,2nd base off Lincecum/Holm); Matsui (8,2nd base off Lincecum/Holm);
Lee (2,2nd base off Lincecum/Holm).

San Francisco Giants         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Lewis lf                      4   1   1   0       0   0       2   0
  Molina ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ortmeier lf                 0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Vizquel ss                    5   3   3   0       0   1       1   2
Winn rf                       5   2   3   1       0   0       2   0
Rowand cf                     5   1   2   2       0   1       3   0
Bowker 1b                     4   0   1   3       0   1       6   1
Aurilia 3b                    4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Chulk p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Holm c                        4   0   0   0       0   1      11   1
Burriss 2b                    3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
  Durham ph,2b                1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Lincecum p                    3   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Taschner p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Walker p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hinshaw p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castillo 3b                 0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       39   7  12   6       1   5      27   6

BATTING - 
2B: Winn 2 (11,off Sampson 2); Bowker (3,off Sampson).
SF: Bowker (2,off Sampson).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Sampson                       6    10   7   5   0   3   0  30
Borkowski                     1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Geary                         0.1   1   0   0   1   0   0   3
Byrdak W(2-0)                 0.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   2
Valverde SV(11)               1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9    12   7   5   1   5   0  41


San Francisco Giants         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lincecum                      6     5   3   3   3  10   0  26
Taschner                      0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Walker                        0.2   3   4   4   1   1   2   7
Hinshaw                       0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Chulk L(0-2)                  1.1   3   1   1   0   1   1   7
Totals                        9    13   8   8   4  13   3  45

WP: Lincecum 2 (5), Walker (3).

Umpires: HP - Bruce Dreckman, 1B - Scott Barry, 2B - Sam Holbrook, 3B - Gerry Davis
Time of Game: 3:24   Attendance: 33771


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                San Francisco Giants     
1. Bourn               cf        Lewis               lf
2. Matsui              2b        Vizquel             ss
3. Pence               rf        Winn                rf
4. Berkman             1b        Rowand              cf
5. Lee                 lf        Bowker              1b
6. Blum                3b        Aurilia             3b
7. Loretta             ss        Holm                c
8. Towles              c         Burriss             2b
9. Sampson             p         Lincecum            p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Matsui flied to left; Pence struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 0.

GIANTS 1ST: Lewis flied to left; Vizquel singled to center; Winn
singled to right [Vizquel to third]; Rowand reached on an error
by Loretta [Vizquel scored, Winn to third]; Bowker out on a
sacrifice fly to center [Winn scored (unearned)]; Aurilia
grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Lee struck out while Berkman stole
second; Blum flied to center; Loretta flied to right; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 2ND: Holm grounded out (shortstop to first); Burriss
struck out; Lincecum grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles was called out on strikes; Sampson grounded
out (first to pitcher); Bourn grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Giants 2.

GIANTS 3RD: Lewis singled to left; Vizquel singled to second
[Lewis to second]; Winn doubled to left [Lewis scored, Vizquel
to third]; Rowand singled to left [Vizquel scored, Winn to
third]; Bowker doubled to center [Winn scored, Rowand scored];
Aurilia flied to center [Bowker to third]; Holm struck out;
Burriss grounded out (shortstop to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.
 Astros 0, Giants 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Matsui singled to center; Pence doubled to right
[Matsui to third]; Berkman singled to right [Matsui scored,
Pence scored]; Lee struck out while Berkman advanced to second
on a wild pitch; Blum grounded out (shortstop to first) [Berkman
to third]; Loretta singled to left [Berkman scored]; Towles was
called out on strikes; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 6.

GIANTS 4TH: Lincecum flied to center; Lewis grounded out (second
to first); Vizquel singled to first; Winn doubled to right
[Vizquel to third]; Rowand reached on an error by Loretta
[Vizquel scored (unearned) (no RBI), Winn to third]; Bowker
flied to center; 1 R (0 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants
7.

ASTROS 5TH: Sampson struck out; Bourn flied to left; Matsui
walked; Matsui stole second; Lincecum threw a wild pitch [Matsui
to third]; Pence walked; Berkman struck out (catcher to first);
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 7.

GIANTS 5TH: Aurilia singled to left; Holm grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Aurilia to second]; Burriss grounded out
(second to first) [Aurilia to third]; Lincecum grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 7.

ASTROS 6TH: Lee singled to left; Lee stole second; Blum flied to
center; Loretta struck out; Towles struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 7.

GIANTS 6TH: Lewis grounded out (shortstop to first); Vizquel
struck out; Winn grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 7.

ASTROS 7TH: TASCHNER REPLACED LINCECUM (PITCHING); CRUZ BATTED
FOR SAMPSON; Cruz flied to center; Bourn popped to shortstop;
Matsui doubled to left; WALKER REPLACED TASCHNER (PITCHING);
Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Giants 7.

GIANTS 7TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED CRUZ (PITCHING); Rowand singled
to center; Bowker lined into a double play to first [Rowand out
at first (first unassisted)]; Aurilia grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Giants 7.

ASTROS 8TH: Berkman grounded out (second to first); Lee homered;
Blum struck out but advanced to first on a wild pitch; Loretta
singled to center [Blum to second]; ERSTAD BATTED FOR TOWLES;
Erstad homered [Blum scored, Loretta scored]; AUSMUS BATTED FOR
BORKOWSKI; Ausmus walked; HINSHAW REPLACED WALKER (PITCHING);
Bourn struck out; Debut game for Alex Hinshaw; Matsui
singled to left [Ausmus to second]; CHULK REPLACED AURILIA
(PITCHING); CASTILLO REPLACED HINSHAW (PLAYING 3B); Pence popped
to first; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 7.

GIANTS 8TH: GEARY REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); AUSMUS STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); Holm flied to right; DURHAM BATTED FOR
BURRISS; Durham singled to right; Castillo walked [Durham to
second]; BYRDAK REPLACED GEARY (PITCHING); MOLINA BATTED FOR
LEWIS; Molina flied to right; Astros pitcher Geoff Geary left
the game due to an injured groin; Vizquel flied to right; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 7, Giants 7.

ASTROS 9TH: ORTMEIER REPLACED MOLINA (PLAYING LF); DURHAM STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Berkman homered; Lee singled to center;
Blum flied to right; Loretta singled to center [Lee to second];
TEJADA BATTED FOR BYRDAK; Tejada flied to left; Ausmus struck
out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8, Giants 7.

GIANTS 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED LORETTA (PITCHING); TEJADA STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING SS); Winn grounded out (first to pitcher);
Rowand struck out; Bowker struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 8, Giants 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           8  13   2   10
 Giants           7  12   0    7


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