Florida Marlins 14, Houston Astros 2
Regular Season Game 151
Played on Wednesday, September 17, 2008 (N) at Dolphin Stadium

HOU N    0  1  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   2  5  1
FLA N    4  1  1    0  0  3    0  5  x  -  14 18  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     3   0   0   0       0   0       1   2
  Castillo ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     3   0   2   0       0   0       3   1
  Newhan ph,2b                1   0   0   0       0   1       1   0
Berkman 1b                    2   0   0   0       2   0       1   0
Wigginton lf                  4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
Pence rf                      3   2   2   2       1   0       1   0
Bourn cf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Quintero c                    4   0   0   0       0   0       9   1
Backe p                       0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cassel p                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Saccomanno ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nieve p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Maysonet ph,2b,ss           2   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Totals                       33   2   5   2       3   7      24   7

FIELDING - 
E: Tejada (11).

BATTING - 
HR: Pence 2 (24,2nd inning off Nolasco 0 on 2 out,4th inning off Nolasco 0
on 2 out).
Team LOB: 7.

Florida Marlins              AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Ramirez ss                    3   2   2   2       0   1       1   1
  Maybin cf                   2   1   1   1       1   1       4   0
Baker c                       4   1   1   0       2   1       7   0
Cantu 3b,1b                   5   2   3   4       1   0       0   1
  Delgado p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Jacobs 1b                     5   2   3   2       0   1       8   0
  Carroll pr                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kensing p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  G. Sanchez ph,1b            1   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
Uggla 2b                      3   2   1   0       2   0       2   0
Willingham lf                 4   2   1   0       0   0       0   0
Ross rf                       4   1   2   1       1   0       2   0
Amezaga cf,ss                 5   0   3   4       0   0       2   2
Nolasco p                     4   0   0   0       0   3       0   2
  Helms 3b                    1   1   1   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       41  14  18  14       7   7      27   7

FIELDING - 
E: Ramirez (22).
PB: Baker (2).

BATTING - 
2B: Cantu (37,off Backe); Amezaga (13,off Nieve).
HR: Ramirez 2 (32,1st inning off Backe 0 on 0 out,2nd inning off Backe 0 on
1 out); Cantu (28,8th inning off Borkowski 3 on 2 out).
HBP: Willingham (13,by Borkowski).
Team LOB: 11.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Backe L(9-13)                 1.2   6   5   5   2   2   2  12
Cassel                        1.2   2   1   1   2   1   0   9
Byrdak                        0.2   0   0   0   1   1   0   3
Nieve                         2     6   3   3   0   2   0  12
Borkowski                     2     4   5   5   2   1   1  13
Totals                        8    18  14  14   7   7   3  49

BK: Cassel (1).
HBP: Borkowski (1,Willingham).

Florida Marlins              IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Nolasco W(15-7)               7     5   2   2   1   4   2  28
Kensing                       1     0   0   0   1   3   0   4
Delgado                       1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Totals                        9     5   2   2   3   7   2  36

WP: Delgado (1).

Umpires: HP - Bill Hohn, 1B - Chad Fairchild, 2B - Dan Iassogna, 3B - Ron Kulpa
Time of Game: 3:10   Attendance: 14124


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Florida Marlins          
1. Matsui              2b        Ramirez             ss
2. Tejada              ss        Baker               c
3. Berkman             1b        Cantu               3b
4. Wigginton           lf        Jacobs              1b
5. Blum                3b        Uggla               2b
6. Pence               rf        Willingham          lf
7. Bourn               cf        Ross                rf
8. Quintero            c         Amezaga             cf
9. Backe               p         Nolasco             p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui lined to first; Tejada popped to second;
Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Marlins 0.

MARLINS 1ST: Ramirez homered; Baker walked; Cantu doubled to
left [Baker to third]; Jacobs singled to center [Baker scored,
Cantu scored]; Uggla flied to left; Willingham lined to third;
Ross walked [Jacobs to second]; Amezaga singled to center
[Jacobs scored, Ross out at home (center to catcher to second to
catcher to third to catcher)]; 4 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Marlins 4.

ASTROS 2ND: Wigginton struck out; Blum flied to right; Pence
homered; Bourn was called out on strikes; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Marlins 4.

MARLINS 2ND: Nolasco was called out on strikes; Ramirez homered;
Baker struck out; Cantu singled to left; CASSEL REPLACED BACKE
(PITCHING); Jacobs forced Cantu (second to shortstop); 1 R, 2 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Marlins 5.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero grounded out (third to first); Cassel was
called out on strikes; Matsui reached on an error by Ramirez;
Tejada singled to center [Matsui to second]; Berkman popped to
shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 1, Marlins 5.

MARLINS 3RD: Uggla walked; Cassel balked [Uggla to second];
Willingham flied to center [Uggla to third]; Ross singled to
left [Uggla scored]; Amezaga popped to shortstop; Nolasco forced
Ross (shortstop to second); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Marlins 6.

ASTROS 4TH: Wigginton popped to first; Blum grounded out
(pitcher to first); Pence homered; Bourn lined to right; 1 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 6.

MARLINS 4TH: Ramirez struck out; Baker singled to right; Cantu
walked [Baker to second]; BYRDAK REPLACED CASSEL (PITCHING);
Jacobs struck out; Uggla walked [Baker to third, Cantu to
second]; Willingham flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 2, Marlins 6.

ASTROS 5TH: MAYBIN REPLACED RAMIREZ (PLAYING CF); AMEZAGA
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Quintero grounded out (pitcher
to first); Marlins shortstop Hanley Ramirez left the game due
to an injured neck/shoulder; SACCOMANNO BATTED FOR BYRDAK;
Saccomanno lined to shortstop; Matsui grounded out (first
unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 6.

MARLINS 5TH: NIEVE REPLACED SACCOMANNO (PITCHING); Ross flied to
center; Amezaga singled to right; On a bunt Nolasco struck out;
Maybin singled to center [Amezaga to second]; Baker lined to
shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Tejada singled to right; Berkman walked [Tejada to
second]; Wigginton popped to second; Blum flied to center; Pence
flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 6.

MARLINS 6TH: Cantu flied to center; Jacobs singled to left;
Uggla singled to center [Jacobs to second]; Willingham singled
to center [Jacobs to third, Uggla to second]; Ross popped to
catcher; Amezaga doubled to center [Jacobs scored, Uggla scored,
Willingham scored, Amezaga to third (error by Tejada)]; Nolasco
struck out; 3 R, 4 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 9.

ASTROS 7TH: Bourn flied to center; Quintero grounded out
(shortstop to first); MAYSONET BATTED FOR NIEVE; Maysonet
singled to left; CASTILLO BATTED FOR MATSUI; Castillo struck
out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 9.

MARLINS 7TH: BORKOWSKI REPLACED CASTILLO (PITCHING); MAYSONET
STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); Maybin struck out; Baker walked;
Cantu flied to right; Jacobs singled to right [Baker to third];
CARROLL RAN FOR JACOBS; Uggla popped to second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 9.

ASTROS 8TH: CANTU CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 1B); KENSING
REPLACED CARROLL (PITCHING); HELMS REPLACED NOLASCO (PLAYING
3B); NEWHAN BATTED FOR TEJADA; Newhan struck out; Berkman
walked; Wigginton struck out; Baker allowed a passed ball
[Berkman to second]; Blum struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Marlins 9.

MARLINS 8TH: NEWHAN STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING 2B); MAYSONET
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING SS); Willingham was hit by a pitch;
Ross singled to shortstop [Willingham to second]; Amezaga popped
to third; Helms singled to right [Willingham to third, Ross to
second]; Maybin walked [Willingham scored, Ross to third, Helms
to second]; Baker popped to second; Cantu homered [Ross scored,
Helms scored, Maybin scored]; G. SANCHEZ BATTED FOR KENSING; G.
Sanchez grounded out (shortstop to first); Debut game for
Gaby Sanchez; 5 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 14.

ASTROS 9TH: DELGADO REPLACED CANTU (PITCHING); G. SANCHEZ STAYED
IN GAME (PLAYING 1B); Pence walked; Debut game for Jesus
Delgado; Bourn forced Pence (first to shortstop); Delgado
threw a wild pitch [Bourn to second]; Quintero flied to center;
Maysonet grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 2, Marlins 14.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           2   5   1    7
 Marlins         14  18   1   11


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