Washington Nationals 9, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 26
Played on Monday, May 4, 2009 (N) at Nationals Park

HOU N    1  0  0    0  3  0    0  0  0  -   4 10  0
WAS N    0  0  0    0  2  5    2  0  x  -   9 15  1
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Matsui 2b                     3   2   2   2       1   1       1   2
Bourn cf                      4   0   1   1       0   0       3   0
Berkman 1b                    4   0   2   1       0   0       6   0
Lee lf                        4   0   3   0       0   0       1   0
Tejada ss                     4   0   0   0       0   0       2   1
Pence rf                      3   0   0   0       1   0       3   0
Keppinger 3b                  3   1   1   0       0   0       0   2
  Paulino p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Erstad ph                   1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Towles c                      4   1   1   0       0   1       8   1
Moehler p                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Wright p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blum 3b                     2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       33   4  10   4       2   2      24   7

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Fulchino-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman (3,off Lannan); Lee (7,off Lannan); Matsui (3,off Lannan); Bourn
(4,off Lannan).
SH: Moehler (1,off Lannan).
GDP: Keppinger (1,off Lannan).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Matsui (3,2nd base by Lannan/Flores); Berkman (1,3rd base by Lannan/Flores).

Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Guzman ss                     6   2   2   0       0   0       1   7
Johnson 1b                    4   1   0   0       2   1      13   0
Zimmerman 3b                  4   3   4   2       1   0       3   2
Dunn lf                       3   2   1   2       2   1       0   0
  Mock p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Dukes cf                      5   0   3   3       0   2       6   1
Kearns rf                     4   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Flores c                      5   0   1   0       0   2       2   2
A. Hernandez 2b               3   1   2   1       2   0       2   3
Lannan p                      2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Belliard ph                 2   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanrahan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Harris lf                   0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
Totals                       38   9  15   9       8   8      27  16

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Guzman-A. Hernandez-Johnson.
E: Johnson (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Flores (3,off Moehler); Zimmerman 2 (11,off Moehler,off Fulchino).
HBP: Kearns (2,by Paulino).
GDP: Guzman (1,off Fulchino).
IBB: Dunn (3,by Fulchino).
Team LOB: 14.

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Moehler                       5     8   2   2   2   5   0  25
Wright L(1-1)                 0.1   1   3   3   2   0   0   4
Paulino                       0.1   2   2   2   2   0   0   6
Fulchino                      2.1   4   2   2   2   3   0  12
Totals                        8    15   9   9   8   8   0  47

HBP: Paulino (3,Kearns).
IBB: Fulchino (1,Dunn).

Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lannan W(1-3)                 6     9   4   3   2   0   0  26
Hanrahan                      1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Mock                          2     1   0   0   0   1   0   7
Totals                        9    10   4   3   2   2   0  36


Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Lance Barksdale, 2B - Brian Knight, 3B - Randy Marsh
Time of Game: 3:05   Attendance: 14115


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Washington Nationals     
1. Matsui              2b        Guzman              ss
2. Bourn               cf        Johnson             1b
3. Berkman             1b        Zimmerman           3b
4. Lee                 lf        Dunn                lf
5. Tejada              ss        Dukes               cf
6. Pence               rf        Kearns              rf
7. Keppinger           3b        Flores              c
8. Towles              c         A. Hernandez        2b
9. Moehler             p         Lannan              p

ASTROS 1ST: On a bunt Matsui singled to third; Matsui was picked
off and caught stealing second but was safe at second (error by
Johnson; assist by Lannan); the throw by Johnson hit Matsui
on the helmet, stunning him briefly; Bourn flied to center
[Matsui to third]; Berkman doubled to center [Matsui scored
(unearned)]; Berkman was caught stealing third (catcher to
third); Lee grounded out (shortstop to first); 1 R (0 ER), 2 H,
1 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 1ST: Guzman grounded out (second to first); Johnson
walked; Zimmerman singled to center [Johnson to second]; Dunn
struck out; Dukes was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); Pence
walked; Keppinger grounded into a double play (shortstop to
second to first) [Pence out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Kearns singled to center; Flores was called out
on strikes; A. Hernandez singled to center [Kearns to second];
Lannan struck out; Guzman flied to right; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Towles flied to center; Moehler flied to center;
Matsui walked; Bourn flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Johnson flied to right; Zimmerman singled to
left; Dunn flied to right; Dukes struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Berkman grounded out (shortstop to first); Lee
doubled to center; Tejada grounded out (third to first); Pence
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros
1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: Kearns grounded out (third to first); Flores
doubled to center; A. Hernandez grounded out (third to first)
[Flores to third]; Lannan grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R,
1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Keppinger singled to center; Towles singled to left
[Keppinger to second]; Moehler out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher
to second) [Keppinger to third, Towles to second]; Matsui
doubled to left [Keppinger scored, Towles scored]; Bourn doubled
to center [Matsui scored, Bourn out at third (center to second
to third)]; Berkman singled to left; Lee singled to third
[Berkman to second]; Tejada lined to center; 3 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 5TH: Guzman grounded out (second to first); Johnson
flied to center; Zimmerman doubled to left; Dunn walked; Dukes
singled to left [Zimmerman scored, Dunn to second]; Kearns
singled to right [Dunn scored, Dukes to third]; Flores flied to
center; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Keppinger
grounded out (third to first); Towles grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 2.

NATIONALS 6TH: WRIGHT REPLACED MOEHLER (PITCHING); A. Hernandez
walked; BELLIARD BATTED FOR LANNAN; Belliard flied to left;
Guzman singled to right [A. Hernandez to second]; Johnson walked
[A. Hernandez to third, Guzman to second]; PAULINO REPLACED
KEPPINGER (PITCHING); BLUM REPLACED WRIGHT (PLAYING 3B);
Zimmerman walked [A. Hernandez scored, Guzman to third, Johnson
to second]; Dunn singled to right [Guzman scored, Johnson
scored, Zimmerman to third]; Dukes singled to center [Zimmerman
scored, Dunn to second]; Kearns was hit by a pitch [Dunn to
third, Dukes to second]; Flores popped to second; A. Hernandez
walked [Dunn scored, Dukes to third, Kearns to second]; FULCHINO
REPLACED PAULINO (PITCHING); Belliard flied to center; 5 R, 3 H,
0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 7.

ASTROS 7TH: HANRAHAN REPLACED BELLIARD (PITCHING); Blum popped
to shortstop; Matsui struck out; Bourn grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 7.

NATIONALS 7TH: Guzman singled to center; Johnson lined to
shortstop; Zimmerman doubled to right [Guzman scored]; Dunn was
walked intentionally; Dukes singled to center [Zimmerman scored,
Dunn to second]; Kearns struck out; Flores struck out; 2 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 9.

ASTROS 8TH: MOCK REPLACED DUNN (PITCHING); HARRIS REPLACED
HANRAHAN (PLAYING LF); Berkman flied to center; Lee singled to
center; Tejada popped to first; Pence popped to first; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 9.

NATIONALS 8TH: A. Hernandez singled to left; Harris walked [A.
Hernandez to second]; Guzman grounded into a double play
(pitcher to shortstop to first) [A. Hernandez to third, Harris
out at second]; Johnson was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 9.

ASTROS 9TH: ERSTAD BATTED FOR FULCHINO; Erstad grounded out
(first unassisted); Towles was called out on strikes; Blum
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4  10   0    5
 Nationals        9  15   1   14


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