Houston Astros 5, Washington Nationals 0
Regular Season Game 95
Played on Sunday, July 13, 2008 (D) at Nationals Park

HOU N    0  1  2    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   5 12  0
WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Erstad cf,lf                  4   0   1   0       0   1       3   1
Matsui 2b                     5   0   2   0       0   1       5   1
Berkman 1b                    3   2   1   1       1   1       6   1
Lee lf                        4   0   2   3       0   1       1   0
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   0       0   0       2   1
Wigginton 3b                  3   1   2   1       1   0       1   3
Pence rf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       2   0
Towles c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       6   1
Backe p                       3   2   2   0       0   1       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
Totals                       34   5  12   5       3   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Wigginton-Matsui-Berkman, Sampson-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Backe (2,off Perez); Pence (19,off Perez).
HR: Wigginton (8,2nd inning off Perez 0 on 1 out).
SH: Erstad (1,off Manning).
GDP: Berkman (9,off Perez); Towles (3,off Perez); Wigginton (3,off Ayala).
IBB: Berkman (13,by Manning).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Berkman (15,2nd base off Perez/Nieves).

Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Harris cf                     2   0   0   0       2   0       3   0
Lo Duca 1b                    4   0   1   0       0   0      11   0
Guzman ss                     3   0   0   0       1   2       2   2
Kearns rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   1
Belliard 3b                   4   0   1   0       0   1       0   2
Casto lf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
Orr 2b                        3   0   0   0       0   0       2   4
Nieves c                      2   0   1   0       1   0       7   2
Perez p                       2   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Manning p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Colome p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Langerhans ph               1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Ayala p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Rauch p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   5   0       4   6      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 3. Orr-Lo Duca, Belliard-Orr-Lo Duca, Ayala-Guzman-Lo Duca.

BATTING - 
2B: Nieves (4,off Backe).
GDP: Belliard (5,off Backe); Lo Duca (7,off Sampson).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Harris (2,2nd base by Backe/Towles).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe W(6-9)                  7     5   0   0   4   5   0  28
Sampson                       2     0   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                        9     5   0   0   4   6   0  33

Backe faced 1 batter in the 8th inning

Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Perez L(2-7)                  6     9   3   3   1   6   1  26
Manning                       0.2   1   2   2   1   0   0   4
Colome                        0.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   1
Ayala                         1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Rauch                         1     0   0   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                        9    12   5   5   3   7   1  38

WP: Colome (6).
IBB: Manning (2,Berkman).

Umpires: HP - Sam Holbrook, 1B - Scott Barry, 2B - Charlie Reliford, 3B - Kevin Causey
Time of Game: 2:55   Attendance: 31463


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Washington Nationals     
1. Erstad              cf        Harris              cf
2. Matsui              2b        Lo Duca             1b
3. Berkman             1b        Guzman              ss
4. Lee                 lf        Kearns              rf
5. Tejada              ss        Belliard            3b
6. Wigginton           3b        Casto               lf
7. Pence               rf        Orr                 2b
8. Towles              c         Nieves              c
9. Backe               p         Perez               p

ASTROS 1ST: Erstad singled to right; Matsui singled to center
[Erstad to second]; Berkman grounded into a double play (second
to first) [Erstad to third, Matsui out at second]; Lee struck
out; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 1ST: Harris flied to center; Lo Duca flied to right;
Guzman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Tejada flied to center; Wigginton homered; Pence was
called out on strikes; Towles flied to right; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Kearns lined to left; Belliard singled to left;
Casto singled to center [Belliard to second]; Orr forced Casto
(center to second); Nieves walked [Belliard to third, Orr to
second]; Perez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Backe doubled to left; Erstad grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Backe to third]; Matsui struck out
(catcher to first); Berkman singled to second [Backe scored];
Berkman stole second; Lee singled to pitcher [Berkman scored];
Tejada grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Harris walked; Harris was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Lo Duca singled to left; Guzman walked [Lo
Duca to second]; Kearns forced Guzman (third to second) [Lo Duca
to third, Kearns to first]; Belliard struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
2 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton walked; Pence doubled to center [Wigginton
to third]; Towles grounded out (second to first); Backe struck
out; Erstad grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: Casto flied to center; Orr grounded out (first
unassisted); Nieves doubled to right; Perez popped to second; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Matsui singled to right; Berkman struck out; Lee
flied to center; Tejada flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 5TH: Harris popped to shortstop; Lo Duca grounded out
(third to first); Guzman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Wigginton singled to left; Pence struck out; Towles
grounded into a double play (third to second to first)
[Wigginton out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 6TH: Kearns singled to left; Belliard grounded into a
double play (third to second to first) [Kearns out at second];
Casto grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: MANNING REPLACED PEREZ (PITCHING); Backe singled to
left; Erstad out on a sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Backe
to second]; Matsui grounded out (third to first); Berkman was
walked intentionally; COLOME REPLACED MANNING (PITCHING); Colome
threw a wild pitch [Backe to third, Berkman to second]; Lee
singled to right [Backe scored, Berkman scored, Lee out at
second (right to catcher to shortstop)]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 5, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 7TH: Orr flied to center; Nieves lined to third;
LANGERHANS BATTED FOR COLOME; Langerhans was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 8TH: AYALA REPLACED LANGERHANS (PITCHING); Tejada singled
to right; Wigginton grounded into a double play (pitcher to
shortstop to first) [Tejada out at second]; Pence grounded out
(first unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 8TH: Harris walked; SAMPSON REPLACED BACKE (PITCHING);
Lo Duca grounded into a double play (pitcher to shortstop to
first) [Harris out at second]; Guzman grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 9TH: RAUCH REPLACED AYALA (PITCHING); Towles popped to
catcher; Sampson walked; Erstad struck out; Matsui flied to
left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 9TH: ERSTAD CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BOURN
REPLACED LEE (PLAYING CF); Kearns struck out; Belliard flied to
right; Casto grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 0.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5  12   0    6
 Nationals        0   5   0    6


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