Pittsburgh Pirates 6, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 154
Played on Saturday, September 20, 2008 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    0  0  2    0  0  0    0  2  0  -   4 11  1
PIT N    5  1  0    0  0  0    0  0  x  -   6  8  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     5   1   3   0       0   0       2   2
Bourn cf                      5   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   1   1       0   1       0   3
Berkman 1b                    5   0   1   0       0   1       8   1
Blum 3b                       3   1   1   0       2   0       0   2
Pence rf                      3   1   1   0       1   0       3   0
Wigginton lf                  4   0   1   1       0   1       1   0
Quintero c                    3   0   0   0       0   0       6   0
  Loretta ph                  1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Maysonet pr                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Ausmus c                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Moehler p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhan ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Borkowski p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Saccomanno ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Castillo ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Brocail p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Totals                       37   4  11   3       3   6      24   9

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Matsui-Berkman.
E: Matsui (12).

BATTING - 
2B: Blum (11,off Beam).
HBP: Tejada (6,by Davis).
GDP: Berkman (13,off Barthmaier).
Team LOB: 10.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Bourn (10,2nd base by Barthmaier/Doumit).

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan lf                     4   2   2   0       0   1       3   0
F. Sanchez 2b                 3   1   1   0       1   0       1   2
McLouth cf                    3   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Doumit c                      4   1   3   3       0   0       6   2
Adam LaRoche 1b               2   0   0   0       1   1       6   0
Moss rf                       4   1   1   1       0   1       3   0
Andy LaRoche 3b               3   0   0   1       0   0       1   0
Cruz ss                       4   0   0   0       0   1       5   2
Barthmaier p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivas ph                    1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Davis p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Beam p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Yates p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Grabow p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mientkiewicz ph             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Capps p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   6   8   6       3   5      27   8

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Doumit-Cruz, F. Sanchez-Cruz-Adam LaRoche.
E: Andy LaRoche (10).

BATTING - 
2B: Doumit 2 (33,off Moehler,off Borkowski); Morgan (13,off Borkowski).
3B: Moss (2,off Moehler).
SF: Andy LaRoche (1,off Moehler).
HBP: Adam LaRoche (2,by Wright).
GDP: Cruz (3,off Borkowski).
IBB: McLouth (10,by Borkowski); Adam LaRoche (7,by Borkowski).
Team LOB: 6.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moehler L(11-8)               1     5   5   5   0   0   0   8
Borkowski                     2     2   1   1   2   1   0  10
Wright                        1     1   0   0   1   1   0   6
Sampson                       2     0   0   0   0   0   0   6
Byrdak                        1     0   0   0   0   2   0   3
Brocail                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Totals                        8     8   6   6   3   5   0  36

HBP: Wright (3,Adam LaRoche).
IBB: Borkowski 2 (5,McLouth,Adam LaRoche).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Barthmaier                    3     5   2   2   2   2   0  14
Davis W(2-4)                  2     0   0   0   0   1   0   8
Beam                          1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Burnett                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Yates                         0.2   3   2   2   1   1   0   6
Grabow                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Capps SV(20)                  1     2   0   0   0   0   0   5
Totals                        9    11   4   4   3   6   0  41

HBP: Davis (3,Tejada).

Umpires: HP - Brian Gorman, 1B - Scott Barry, 2B - Bruce Dreckman, 3B - Rob Drake
Time of Game: 2:49   Attendance: 36621


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        Moss                rf
7. Wigginton           lf        Andy LaRoche        3b
8. Quintero            c         Cruz                ss
9. Moehler             p         Barthmaier          p

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui singled to center; Bourn singled to right
[Matsui to third]; Tejada lined to shortstop; Berkman struck out
while Bourn was caught stealing second (catcher to shortstop); 0
R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Morgan singled to left; F. Sanchez singled to right
[Morgan to third]; McLouth singled to center [Morgan scored, F.
Sanchez to second]; Doumit doubled to right [F. Sanchez scored,
McLouth scored]; Adam LaRoche popped to catcher; Moss tripled to
right [Doumit scored]; Andy LaRoche out on a sacrifice fly to
right [Moss scored]; Cruz flied to left; 5 R, 5 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 0, Pirates 5.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum walked; Pence walked [Blum to second];
Wigginton flied to left; Quintero lined to right; NEWHAN BATTED
FOR MOEHLER; Newhan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 0,
Pirates 5.

PIRATES 2ND: BORKOWSKI REPLACED NEWHAN (PITCHING); Barthmaier
grounded out (shortstop to first); Morgan doubled to right; F.
Sanchez flied to right; McLouth was walked intentionally; Doumit
doubled to left [Morgan scored, McLouth to third]; Adam LaRoche
was walked intentionally; Moss flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3
LOB.  Astros 0, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 3RD: Matsui singled to center; Bourn singled to left
[Matsui to second]; Tejada singled to shortstop [Matsui scored,
Bourn to third]; Berkman grounded into a double play (second to
shortstop to first) [Bourn scored (no RBI), Tejada out at
second]; Blum flied to center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2,
Pirates 6.

PIRATES 3RD: Andy LaRoche reached on an error by Matsui [Andy
LaRoche to first]; Cruz grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Andy LaRoche out at second]; RIVAS BATTED
FOR BARTHMAIER; Rivas struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 4TH: DAVIS REPLACED RIVAS (PITCHING); Pence grounded out
(second to first); Wigginton grounded out (shortstop to first);
Quintero lined to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates
6.

PIRATES 4TH: WRIGHT REPLACED BORKOWSKI (PITCHING); Morgan struck
out; F. Sanchez walked; McLouth popped to catcher; Doumit
singled to right [F. Sanchez to second]; Adam LaRoche was hit by
a pitch [F. Sanchez to third, Doumit to second]; Moss popped to
first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 5TH: SACCOMANNO BATTED FOR WRIGHT; Saccomanno reached on
an error by Andy LaRoche [Saccomanno to second]; Matsui flied to
center; Bourn struck out (catcher to first); Tejada was hit by a
pitch; Berkman popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 5TH: SAMPSON REPLACED SACCOMANNO (PITCHING); Andy
LaRoche grounded out (shortstop to first); Cruz lined to second;
WILSON BATTED FOR DAVIS; Wilson flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 6TH: BEAM REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Blum doubled to
right; Pence popped to catcher; Wigginton struck out; Quintero
popped to shortstop; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 6TH: Morgan grounded out (third to first); F. Sanchez
grounded out (second to first); McLouth grounded out (pitcher to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 7TH: ERSTAD BATTED FOR SAMPSON; BURNETT REPLACED BEAM
(PITCHING); Erstad struck out; Matsui lined to second; On a bunt
Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 7TH: BYRDAK REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); Doumit grounded
out (third to first); Adam LaRoche struck out; Moss struck out;
0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 8TH: YATES REPLACED BURNETT (PITCHING); Tejada struck
out; Berkman grounded out (pitcher to first); Blum walked; Pence
singled to pitcher [Blum to second]; Wigginton singled to center
[Blum scored, Pence to second]; LORETTA BATTED FOR QUINTERO;
Loretta singled to right [Pence scored, Wigginton to second];
CASTILLO BATTED FOR BYRDAK; GRABOW REPLACED YATES (PITCHING);
MAYSONET RAN FOR LORETTA; Castillo flied to right; 2 R, 3 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 6.

PIRATES 8TH: AUSMUS REPLACED MAYSONET (PLAYING C ); BROCAIL
REPLACED CASTILLO (PITCHING); Andy LaRoche flied to center; Cruz
struck out; MIENTKIEWICZ BATTED FOR GRABOW; Mientkiewicz
grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
4, Pirates 6.

ASTROS 9TH: CAPPS REPLACED MIENTKIEWICZ (PITCHING); Matsui
singled to center; Bourn popped to third; Tejada flied to right;
Berkman singled to center [Matsui to third]; Blum flied to left;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 6.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  11   1   10
 Pirates          6   8   1    6


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