Houston Astros 8, Los Angeles Dodgers 5
Regular Season Game 14
Played on Tuesday, April 21, 2009 (N) at Minute Maid Park

LA  N    3  0  0    0  0  0    2  0  0  -   5  8  0
HOU N    1  0  3    2  0  1    0  1  x  -   8 11  1
Los Angeles Dodgers          AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Furcal ss                     4   1   0   0       1   0       2   2
Hudson 2b                     4   2   2   0       1   0       2   1
Ramirez lf                    4   2   2   3       1   1       0   0
Ethier rf                     2   0   0   0       3   0       2   1
Loney 1b                      5   0   0   1       0   1       9   2
Martin c                      5   0   2   1       0   2       5   2
Kemp cf                       4   0   2   0       0   1       4   0
Blake 3b                      2   0   0   0       0   0       0   4
  Troncoso p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Pierre ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Belisario p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Kershaw p                     1   0   0   0       1   0       0   1
  Mota p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Loretta 3b                  2   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Totals                       34   5   8   5       7   5      24  15

BATTING - 
3B: Kemp (2,off Ortiz).
HR: Ramirez (3,7th inning off Fulchino 1 on 2 out).
HBP: Blake (2,by Ortiz).
GDP: Ethier (4,off Ortiz); Blake (2,off Wright).
Team LOB: 10.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     2   2   1   2       2   0       3   4
Tejada ss                     5   1   2   3       0   1       2   2
Berkman 1b                    4   0   1   1       0   1      10   1
Lee lf                        4   1   2   2       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blum 3b                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       3   0
Michaels cf,lf                3   0   1   0       1   2       1   0
I. Rodriguez c                3   3   2   0       0   0       5   1
Keppinger 3b                  3   1   2   0       0   0       0   4
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Ortiz p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourn cf                    0   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
Totals                       30   8  11   8       3   5      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Matsui-Tejada-Berkman, Keppinger-Matsui-Berkman.
E: Valverde (1).

BATTING - 
2B: Tejada (3,off Kershaw); Michaels (2,off Mota).
HR: Lee (3,3rd inning off Kershaw 1 on 1 out).
SH: Ortiz (1,off Kershaw); I. Rodriguez (1,off Mota); Bourn (1,off Belisario).
SF: Matsui (1,off Belisario).
HBP: Keppinger (1,by Mota).
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Matsui (2,2nd base off Kershaw/Martin).
CS: Michaels (1,2nd base by Kershaw/Martin).

PITCHING
Los Angeles Dodgers          IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Kershaw L(0-1)                4.1   8   6   6   2   3   1  21
Mota                          1     1   1   1   1   0   0   7
Troncoso                      1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
Belisario                     1     2   1   1   0   0   0   5
Totals                        8    11   8   8   3   5   1  38

HBP: Mota (1,Keppinger).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ortiz W(1-0)                  5     3   3   3   5   2   0  23
Wright                        1     1   0   0   0   1   0   3
Fulchino                      1     2   2   2   1   0   1   6
Hawkins                       1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Valverde SV(1)                1     1   0   0   1   2   0   6
Totals                        9     8   5   5   7   5   1  42

HBP: Ortiz (1,Blake).

Umpires: HP - Ed Montague, 1B - Jerry Layne, 2B - Tony Randazzo, 3B - Chris Guccione
Time of Game: 3:34   Attendance: 26360


Starting Lineups:

   Los Angeles Dodgers           Houston Astros           
1. Furcal              ss        Matsui              2b
2. Hudson              2b        Tejada              ss
3. Ramirez             lf        Berkman             1b
4. Ethier              rf        Lee                 lf
5. Loney               1b        Pence               rf
6. Martin              c         Michaels            cf
7. Kemp                cf        I. Rodriguez        c
8. Blake               3b        Keppinger           3b
9. Kershaw             p         Ortiz               p

DODGERS 1ST: Furcal walked; Hudson walked [Furcal to second];
Ramirez singled to center [Furcal scored, Hudson to second];
Ethier grounded out (first to pitcher) [Hudson to third, Ramirez
to second]; Loney grounded out (third to first) [Hudson scored];
Martin singled to left [Ramirez scored]; Kemp struck out; 3 R, 2
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Matsui walked; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to
first) [Matsui to second]; Berkman singled to left [Matsui
scored]; Lee singled to center [Berkman to second]; Pence struck
out; Michaels struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3,
Astros 1.

DODGERS 2ND: Blake popped to second; Kershaw walked; Furcal
grounded out (third to first) [Kershaw to second]; Hudson
grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers
3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: I. Rodriguez grounded out (third to first);
Keppinger grounded out (third to first); Ortiz lined to right; 0
R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 1.

DODGERS 3RD: Ramirez walked; Ethier grounded into a double play
(second to shortstop to first) [Ramirez out at second]; Loney
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Matsui singled to center; Matsui stole second;
Tejada doubled to left [Matsui scored]; Berkman flied to center;
Lee homered [Tejada scored]; Pence grounded out (third to
first); Michaels walked; Michaels was picked off and caught
stealing second (pitcher to first to shortstop); 3 R, 3 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

DODGERS 4TH: Martin grounded out (third to first); Kemp tripled
to center; Blake was hit by a pitch; On a bunt Kershaw forced
Blake (catcher to shortstop); Furcal forced Kershaw (second
unassisted); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 4.

ASTROS 4TH: I. Rodriguez singled to right; Keppinger singled to
left [I. Rodriguez to second]; Ortiz out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to second) [I. Rodriguez to third, Keppinger to second];
Matsui popped to catcher; Tejada singled to right [I. Rodriguez
scored, Keppinger scored, Tejada out at second (right to first
to shortstop)]; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 6.

DODGERS 5TH: Hudson grounded out (second to first); Ramirez was
called out on strikes; Ethier walked; Loney grounded out (second
to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman struck out (catcher to first); MOTA REPLACED
KERSHAW (PITCHING); Lee flied to center; Pence grounded out
(shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 6.

DODGERS 6TH: WRIGHT REPLACED ORTIZ (PITCHING); Martin struck
out; Kemp singled to left; Blake grounded into a double play
(third to second to first) [Kemp out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: Michaels doubled; I. Rodriguez reached on a
fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Michaels to third];
Keppinger was hit by a pitch [I. Rodriguez to second]; ERSTAD
BATTED FOR WRIGHT; Erstad forced Michaels (second to catcher)
[I. Rodriguez to third, Keppinger to second]; Matsui walked [I.
Rodriguez scored, Keppinger to third, Erstad to second];
TRONCOSO REPLACED BLAKE (PITCHING); LORETTA REPLACED MOTA
(PLAYING 3B); Tejada struck out; Berkman grounded out (first
unassisted); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Dodgers 3, Astros 7.

DODGERS 7TH: FULCHINO REPLACED ERSTAD (PITCHING); Loretta flied
to center; Furcal grounded out (shortstop to first); Hudson
singled to left; Ramirez homered [Hudson scored]; Ethier walked;
Loney grounded out (first unassisted); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Dodgers 5, Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: Lee flied to center; Pence grounded out (third to
first); Michaels struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 7.

DODGERS 8TH: HAWKINS REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); MICHAELS CHANGED
POSITIONS (PLAYING LF); BOURN REPLACED FULCHINO (PLAYING CF);
Martin singled to center; Kemp flied to right; PIERRE BATTED FOR
TRONCOSO; Pierre flied to center; Loretta flied to center; 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: BELISARIO REPLACED PIERRE (PITCHING); I. Rodriguez
singled to center; On a bunt Keppinger singled to pitcher [I.
Rodriguez to second]; Bourn out on a sacrifice bunt (third to
second) [I. Rodriguez to third, Keppinger to second]; Matsui out
on a sacrifice fly to center [I. Rodriguez scored]; Tejada flied
to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 8.

DODGERS 9TH: BLUM REPLACED HAWKINS (PLAYING 3B); VALVERDE
REPLACED KEPPINGER (PITCHING); On a bunt Furcal reached on an
error by Valverde; Hudson singled to pitcher [Furcal to second];
Ramirez flied to right [Furcal to third]; Ethier walked [Hudson
to second]; Loney struck out; Martin struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E,
3 LOB.  Dodgers 5, Astros 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Dodgers          5   8   0   10
 Astros           8  11   1    6


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