Houston Astros 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 153
Played on Friday, September 19, 2008 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  3  0  -   5  6  0
PIT N    0  0  0    1  0  0    0  0  0  -   1  4  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     4   1   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Erstad lf                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   0   0       0   2       2   3
Berkman 1b                    1   2   0   0       3   0       4   0
Blum 3b                       3   2   1   1       1   0       2   2
Pence rf                      2   0   2   3       2   0       1   0
Wigginton lf                  4   0   0   1       0   0       4   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Quintero c                    2   0   0   0       2   2       8   1
Wolf p                        2   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
  Maysonet 2b                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Totals                       28   5   6   5       8   5      27   7

BATTING - 
2B: Pence (33,off D. Bautista).
SH: Wolf (5,off Snell).
GDP: Wigginton (8,off Snell); Matsui (3,off Snell).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bourn (9,2nd base by Snell/Doumit); Pence (10,2nd base by D. Bautista/Doumit).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan lf                     4   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
F. Sanchez 2b                 4   0   0   0       0   2       4   2
McLouth cf                    4   0   1   0       0   1       4   0
Doumit c                      4   0   0   0       0   0       5   3
Adam LaRoche 1b               4   1   2   1       0   1       7   0
Pearce rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Andy LaRoche 3b               3   0   0   0       0   1       0   2
Cruz ss                       1   0   0   0       1   0       3   3
  Mientkiewicz ph             0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Bixler pr,ss                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Snell p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  D. Bautista p               0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moss ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  J. Chavez p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   1   4   1       2   7      27  11

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Andy LaRoche-F. Sanchez-Adam LaRoche, Doumit-Cruz-Adam LaRoche.
E: Andy LaRoche (9).

BATTING - 
HR: Adam LaRoche (23,4th inning off Wolf 0 on 2 out).
SH: Snell (7,off Wolf).
Team LOB: 5.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Wolf W(11-12)                 7     3   1   1   1   7   1  25
Hawkins                       1     0   0   0   1   0   0   4
Byrdak                        0.2   1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Valverde                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     4   1   1   2   7   1  33


Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Snell L(6-12)                 6     3   2   1   5   3   0  23
D. Bautista                   2     3   3   3   3   0   0  11
J. Chavez                     1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Totals                        9     6   5   4   8   5   0  37


Umpires: HP - Rob Drake, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Scott Barry, 3B - Bruce Dreckman
Time of Game: 2:59   Attendance: 26301


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Matsui              2b        Morgan              lf
2. Bourn               cf        F. Sanchez          2b
3. Tejada              ss        McLouth             cf
4. Berkman             1b        Doumit              c
5. Blum                3b        Adam LaRoche        1b
6. Pence               rf        Pearce              rf
7. Wigginton           lf        Andy LaRoche        3b
8. Quintero            c         Cruz                ss
9. Wolf                p         Snell               p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui grounded out (third to first); Bourn grounded
out (second to first); Tejada was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Morgan flied to left; F. Sanchez was called out on
strikes; McLouth singled to left; Doumit forced McLouth
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates
0.

ASTROS 2ND: Berkman walked; Blum flied to center; Pence walked
[Berkman to second]; Wigginton grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Pence out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Adam LaRoche flied to left; Pearce struck out; Andy
LaRoche grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Quintero walked; Wolf out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Quintero to second]; Matsui flied to
center; Bourn flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Cruz walked; Snell out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher
to second) [Cruz to second]; Morgan reached on a fielder's
choice [Cruz out at third (pitcher to shortstop to third),
Morgan to second (on throw to 3b)]; F. Sanchez struck out; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
walked; Blum walked [Berkman to second]; Pence singled to left
[Berkman scored, Blum to third (error by Andy LaRoche), Pence to
second]; Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to first) [Blum
scored (unearned), Pence to third]; Quintero struck out; 2 R (1
ER), 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: McLouth struck out; Doumit grounded out (third to
first); Adam LaRoche homered; Pearce singled to center; Andy
LaRoche struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 5TH: Wolf singled to center; On a bunt Matsui grounded
into a double play (catcher to shortstop to first) [Wolf out at
second]; Bourn singled to right; Bourn was caught stealing
second (catcher to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 1.

PIRATES 5TH: Cruz popped to second; Snell struck out; On a bunt
Morgan made an out to catcher; Nyjer Morgan called for batter
interference; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 6TH: Tejada struck out; Berkman flied to left; Blum flied
to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 6TH: F. Sanchez lined to center; McLouth grounded out
(first unassisted); Doumit popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 7TH: D. BAUTISTA REPLACED SNELL (PITCHING); Pence walked;
Wigginton flied to center; Pence was caught stealing second
(catcher to second); Quintero walked; Wolf lined to shortstop; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 7TH: Adam LaRoche was called out on strikes; Pearce
flied to left; Andy LaRoche flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 2, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 8TH: Matsui singled to third; Bourn flied to left; Tejada
flied to right; Berkman walked [Matsui to second]; Blum singled
to first [Matsui scored, Berkman to third]; Pence doubled to
center [Berkman scored, Blum scored]; Wigginton lined to
shortstop; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 8TH: MAYSONET REPLACED WOLF (PLAYING 2B); HAWKINS
REPLACED WIGGINTON (PITCHING); ERSTAD REPLACED MATSUI (PLAYING
LF); MIENTKIEWICZ BATTED FOR CRUZ; Mientkiewicz walked; BIXLER
RAN FOR MIENTKIEWICZ; MOSS BATTED FOR D. BAUTISTA; Moss lined to
third; Morgan flied to center; F. Sanchez flied to center; 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 1.

ASTROS 9TH: BIXLER STAYED IN GAME (PLAYING SS); J. CHAVEZ
REPLACED MOSS (PITCHING); Quintero struck out; Maysonet struck
out; Erstad grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 1.

PIRATES 9TH: BYRDAK REPLACED HAWKINS (PITCHING); McLouth popped
to shortstop; Doumit grounded out (third to first); Adam LaRoche
singled to center; VALVERDE REPLACED BYRDAK (PITCHING); Pearce
flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 5, Pirates 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           5   6   0    5
 Pirates          1   4   1    5


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