Houston Astros 4, Pittsburgh Pirates 1
Regular Season Game 8
Played on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 (N) at PNC Park

HOU N    2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  8  0
PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   1  9  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   1   0   0       1   1       2   0
Tejada ss                     4   2   3   0       0   0       2   0
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   0       0   1       7   0
Lee lf                        3   0   1   3       0   1       2   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      3   0   1   1       0   0       1   0
Blum 3b                       3   0   0   0       1   0       0   2
I. Rodriguez c                4   0   0   0       0   0       9   2
Keppinger 2b                  4   0   1   0       0   0       2   2
Hampton p                     3   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Erstad lf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       32   4   8   4       2   5      27   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Blum-Keppinger-Berkman, Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Keppinger (2,off Ohlendorf); Berkman (2,off Ohlendorf); Lee (2,off Ohlendorf);
Tejada (2,off Ohlendorf).
SF: Lee (1,off Ohlendorf); Pence (2,off Ohlendorf).
GDP: I. Rodriguez (2,off Ohlendorf).
Team LOB: 5.

Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan lf                     4   0   1   0       0   2       4   0
Sanchez 2b                    4   0   0   0       0   1       3   3
McLouth cf                    3   0   2   0       1   0       1   0
Doumit c                      4   0   0   0       0   1       6   0
Adam LaRoche 1b               4   1   2   1       0   1      10   0
Monroe rf                     4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Andy LaRoche 3b               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   4
  Chavez p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wilson ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hansen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hinske ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
Vazquez ss,3b                 3   0   0   0       1   2       1   1
Ohlendorf p                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Moss ph                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Cruz ss                     2   0   1   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       33   1   9   1       2   9      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Andy LaRoche-Sanchez-Adam LaRoche.
E: Vazquez (1).

BATTING - 
HR: Adam LaRoche (3,9th inning off Valverde 0 on 0 out).
GDP: Monroe (1,off Geary).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Hampton W(1-1)                6     4   0   0   1   8   0  22
Geary                         1     2   0   0   1   0   0   5
Hawkins                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Valverde                      1     2   1   1   0   1   1   4
Totals                        9     9   1   1   2   9   1  35

WP: Geary (2).

Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ohlendorf L(0-2)              5     8   4   4   1   2   0  23
Chavez                        2     0   0   0   1   2   0   7
Hansen                        1.2   0   0   0   0   0   0   5
Burnett                       0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Totals                        9     8   4   4   2   5   0  36


Umpires: HP - James Hoye, 1B - Randy Marsh, 2B - Brian Knight, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 20690


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Pittsburgh Pirates       
1. Bourn               cf        Morgan              lf
2. Tejada              ss        Sanchez             2b
3. Berkman             1b        McLouth             cf
4. Lee                 lf        Doumit              c
5. Pence               rf        Adam LaRoche        1b
6. Blum                3b        Monroe              rf
7. I. Rodriguez        c         Andy LaRoche        3b
8. Keppinger           2b        Vazquez             ss
9. Hampton             p         Ohlendorf           p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn walked; Tejada singled to third [Bourn to
second]; Berkman singled to left [Bourn to third, Tejada to
second]; Lee out on a sacrifice fly to left [Bourn scored,
Tejada to third, Berkman to second]; Pence out on a sacrifice
fly to center [Tejada scored, Berkman to third]; Blum popped to
second; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 1ST: Morgan grounded out (second to first); Sanchez
grounded out (catcher to first); McLouth singled to right;
Doumit forced McLouth (third to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 2, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 2ND: I. Rodriguez lined to third; Keppinger doubled to
left; Hampton grounded out (third to first); Bourn struck out; 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 2, Pirates 0.

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

ASTROS 3RD: Tejada singled to third; Berkman doubled to right
[Tejada to third]; Lee doubled to left [Tejada scored, Berkman
scored]; Pence singled to left [Lee to third]; Blum popped to
second; I. Rodriguez grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Pence out at second]; 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 4, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Vazquez struck out; Ohlendorf struck out; Morgan
struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Keppinger flied to left; Hampton grounded out (third
to first); Bourn flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Sanchez lined to first; McLouth walked; Doumit was
called out on strikes; Adam LaRoche was called out on strikes; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Tejada doubled to right; Berkman grounded out
(second to first) [Tejada to third]; Lee struck out; Pence
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4,
Pirates 0.

PIRATES 5TH: Monroe singled to right; Andy LaRoche flied to
right; Vazquez struck out; MOSS BATTED FOR OHLENDORF; Monroe was
out trying to advance to second (catcher to shortstop); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 6TH: CHAVEZ REPLACED ANDY LAROCHE (PITCHING); VAZQUEZ
CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING 3B); CRUZ REPLACED MOSS (PLAYING SS);
Vazquez dropped a foul fly hit by Blum for an error; Blum
walked; I. Rodriguez popped to catcher; Keppinger grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Blum to second]; Hampton was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 6TH: Cruz singled to right; Morgan struck out; Sanchez
struck out; McLouth singled to second [Cruz to second]; Doumit
flied to left; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Bourn grounded out (second to first); Tejada
grounded out (third to first); Berkman was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 7TH: GEARY REPLACED HAMPTON (PITCHING); Adam LaRoche
singled to left; Monroe grounded into a double play (third to
second to first) [Adam LaRoche out at second]; WILSON BATTED FOR
CHAVEZ; Wilson singled to right; Vazquez walked [Wilson to
second]; Geary threw a wild pitch [Wilson to third, Vazquez to
second]; Cruz popped to shortstop; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros
4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 8TH: HANSEN REPLACED WILSON (PITCHING); Lee popped to
third; Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Blum lined to
first; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); ERSTAD REPLACED
GEARY (PLAYING LF); Morgan singled to left; Sanchez flied to
left; McLouth flied to left; Doumit flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

ASTROS 9TH: I. Rodriguez lined to left; Keppinger flied to
right; BURNETT REPLACED HANSEN (PITCHING); Erstad struck out; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Pirates 0.

PIRATES 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED HAWKINS (PITCHING); Adam LaRoche
homered; Monroe struck out; HINSKE BATTED FOR BURNETT; Hinske
singled to right; Vazquez lined into a double play to first
[Hinske out at first (first unassisted)]; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 4, Pirates 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   8   0    5
 Pirates          1   9   1    7


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