Washington Nationals 11, Houston Astros 10 (11 innings)
Regular Season Game 27
Played on Tuesday, May 5, 2009 (D) at Nationals Park

HOU N    0  1  0    0  4  0    3  1  1    0  0  -  10 14  2
WAS N    0  0  0    2  0  6    0  2  0    0  1  -  11 11  2
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      6   2   2   2       0   1       2   0
Keppinger 2b                  5   1   2   0       1   0       3   4
Berkman 1b                    4   1   0   0       2   1      10   2
Lee lf                        4   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
  Geary p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Hawkins p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Tejada ss                     6   1   3   3       0   0       1   3
Pence rf                      6   1   2   1       0   0       4   0
I. Rodriguez c                6   0   2   1       0   1       7   1
Blum 3b                       5   1   1   1       0   1       0   2
Oswalt p                      2   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   1
  Erstad ph,lf                1   1   0   0       1   1       1   0
  Kata lf                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       46  10  14   9       5   6      32  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Tejada-Keppinger-Berkman.
E: Tejada 2 (5).

BATTING - 
2B: Tejada 2 (8,off Olsen 2); I. Rodriguez (6,off Olsen); Keppinger (4,off
Olsen); Bourn (5,off Olsen); Pence (5,off Wells).
SH: Oswalt (3,off Olsen).
SF: Blum (3,off Wells).
IBB: Lee (1,by Olsen).
Team LOB: 10.

Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Guzman ss                     6   2   3   2       0   0       2   0
Johnson 1b                    4   2   2   1       1   0      13   0
Zimmerman 3b                  6   1   2   1       0   0       0   5
Dunn rf                       5   0   0   0       0   3       5   0
  Kearns rf                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Dukes cf                      4   2   2   2       2   0       3   0
  Morgan pr                   0   1   0   0       0   0       0   0
Willingham lf                 3   1   1   1       3   0       2   0
A. Hernandez 2b               3   1   0   1       1   0       0   3
  Wells p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanrahan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bard ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Nieves c                      2   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
  Harris ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Tavarez p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mock p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Belliard 2b                 2   0   0   0       0   0       1   5
Olsen p                       1   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Cintron ph                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Rivera p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Flores ph,c                 2   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Totals                       42  11  11   9       8   7      33  14

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Belliard-Johnson.
E: Guzman (1), Belliard (2).

BATTING - 
HR: Dukes (4,4th inning off Oswalt 1 on 2 out); Guzman (1,8th inning off Geary
1 on 1 out).
SH: Wells (1,off Geary).
HBP: Johnson (2,by Byrdak).
GDP: Zimmerman (6,off Oswalt).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Dukes (2,2nd base off Byrdak/I. Rodriguez).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Oswalt                        5     4   4   4   2   4   1  20
Sampson                       0.2   1   4   2   4   1   0   7
Byrdak                        1.1   1   0   0   0   0   0   7
Geary                         3     4   2   2   1   1   1  14
Hawkins L(0-1)                0.2   1   1   0   1   1   0   4
Totals                       10.2  11  11   8   8   7   2  52

Oswalt faced 2 batters in the 6th inning
WP: Oswalt (1).
HBP: Byrdak (1,Johnson).

Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Olsen                         5     6   5   5   2   4   0  24
Rivera                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Tavarez                       0.1   2   3   3   1   0   0   4
Mock                          1     2   1   1   2   0   0   8
Wells                         2.2   1   1   1   0   1   0   9
Hanrahan W(1-1)               1     3   0   0   0   1   0   5
Totals                       11    14  10  10   5   6   0  53

WP: Mock (1).
IBB: Olsen (2,Lee).

Umpires: HP - Lance Barksdale (left in the 11th inning), 1B - Brian Knight (left in the 11th inning), 
2B - Randy Marsh (left in the 11th inning), 3B - Mike Winters (left in the 11th inning); 
Jim Wolf entered at HP in the 11th inning; Brian O'Nora entered at 1B in the 11th inning; 
Fieldin Culbreth entered at 2B in the 11th inning; Adrian Johnson entered at 3B in the 11th inning
Time of Game: 3:53   Attendance: 19328


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Washington Nationals     
1. Bourn               cf        Guzman              ss
2. Keppinger           2b        Johnson             1b
3. Berkman             1b        Zimmerman           3b
4. Lee                 lf        Dunn                rf
5. Tejada              ss        Dukes               cf
6. Pence               rf        Willingham          lf
7. I. Rodriguez        c         A. Hernandez        2b
8. Blum                3b        Nieves              c
9. Oswalt              p         Olsen               p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn flied to center; Keppinger flied to left;
Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 1ST: Guzman singled to left; Johnson flied to left;
Zimmerman grounded into a double play (shortstop to second to
first) [Guzman out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 0,
Nationals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee struck out; Tejada doubled to right; Pence
popped to shortstop; I. Rodriguez doubled to center [Tejada
scored]; Blum flied to right; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1,
Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Dunn was called out on strikes; Dukes popped to
first; Willingham walked; A. Hernandez flied to left; 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Oswalt flied to right; Bourn struck out; Keppinger
doubled to left; Berkman grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Nieves struck out; Olsen struck out; Guzman
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Nationals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Lee grounded out (pitcher to first); Tejada flied to
center; Pence flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1,
Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: Johnson singled to right; Zimmerman flied to
center; Dunn was called out on strikes; Dukes homered [Johnson
scored]; Willingham grounded out (second to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Astros 1, Nationals 2.

ASTROS 5TH: I. Rodriguez struck out; Blum singled to left;
Oswalt reached on a fielder's choice on a sacrifice bunt [Blum
to second]; Bourn doubled to center [Blum scored, Oswalt
scored]; Keppinger walked; Berkman grounded out (first
unassisted) [Bourn to third, Keppinger to second]; Lee was
walked intentionally; Tejada doubled to left [Bourn scored,
Keppinger scored, Lee to third]; Pence flied to right; 4 R, 3 H,
0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 2.

NATIONALS 5TH: A. Hernandez flied to left; Nieves flied to
right; CINTRON BATTED FOR OLSEN; Cintron flied to center; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 2.

ASTROS 6TH: RIVERA REPLACED CINTRON (PITCHING); I. Rodriguez
grounded out (third to first); Blum grounded out (third to
first); Oswalt grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Astros 5, Nationals 2.

NATIONALS 6TH: Guzman singled to center; Oswalt threw a wild
pitch [Guzman to second]; Johnson walked; SAMPSON REPLACED
OSWALT (PITCHING); Zimmerman singled to center [Guzman scored,
Johnson to second]; Dunn grounded out (first unassisted)
[Johnson to third, Zimmerman to second]; Dukes walked;
Willingham walked [Johnson scored, Zimmerman to third, Dukes to
second]; A. Hernandez walked [Zimmerman scored, Dukes to third,
Willingham to second]; HARRIS BATTED FOR NIEVES; Harris struck
out; FLORES BATTED FOR RIVERA; Flores walked [Dukes scored,
Willingham to third, A. Hernandez to second]; BYRDAK REPLACED
SAMPSON (PITCHING); Guzman reached on an error by Tejada
[Willingham scored (unearned) (no RBI), A. Hernandez to third,
Flores to second]; Johnson was hit by a pitch [A. Hernandez
scored (unearned), Flores to third, Guzman to second]; Zimmerman
grounded out (pitcher to first); 6 R (4 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 3 LOB. 
Astros 5, Nationals 8.

ASTROS 7TH: TAVAREZ REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); FLORES STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING C ); On a bunt Bourn singled to catcher; Keppinger
grounded out (third to first) [Bourn to second]; Berkman walked;
Lee singled to center [Bourn scored, Berkman to third]; MOCK
REPLACED TAVAREZ (PITCHING); Tejada singled to center [Berkman
scored, Lee to third]; Pence reached on a fielder's choice
[Tejada to second (error by Guzman; assist by A. Hernandez), Lee
scored]; I. Rodriguez forced Pence (second to shortstop) [Tejada
to third]; Blum flied to right; 3 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 8,
Nationals 8.

NATIONALS 7TH: Dunn grounded out (catcher to first); Dukes
singled to center; Willingham flied to right; Dukes stole
second; A. Hernandez grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 8, Nationals 8.

ASTROS 8TH: ERSTAD BATTED FOR BYRDAK; Erstad walked; On a bunt
Bourn made an out to pitcher; Keppinger singled to right [Erstad
to third]; Mock threw a wild pitch [Erstad scored, Keppinger to
second]; Berkman walked; WELLS REPLACED A. HERNANDEZ (PITCHING);
BELLIARD REPLACED MOCK (PLAYING 2B); Lee flied to right
[Keppinger to third]; Tejada grounded out (second to first); 1
R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 9, Nationals 8.

NATIONALS 8TH: GEARY REPLACED LEE (PITCHING); ERSTAD STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING LF); Belliard flied to right; Flores singled to
left; Guzman homered [Flores scored]; Johnson singled to right;
Zimmerman singled to right [Johnson to second]; Dunn struck out;
Dukes forced Zimmerman (shortstop to second); 2 R, 4 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Astros 9, Nationals 10.

ASTROS 9TH: KEARNS REPLACED DUNN (PLAYING RF); Pence doubled to
right; I. Rodriguez grounded out (second to first) [Pence to
third]; Blum out on a sacrifice fly to center [Pence scored];
Erstad struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Nationals
10.

NATIONALS 9TH: Willingham walked; Wells out on a sacrifice bunt
(first to second) [Willingham to second]; Belliard grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Willingham to third]; Flores grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Nationals 10.

ASTROS 10TH: Bourn grounded out (second to first); Keppinger
grounded out (third to first); Berkman grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 10, Nationals 10.

NATIONALS 10TH: Guzman flied to left; Johnson flied to right;
Zimmerman grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Astros 10, Nationals 10.

ASTROS 11TH: HANRAHAN REPLACED WELLS (PITCHING); MICHAELS BATTED
FOR GEARY; Michaels singled to left; Tejada lined into a double
play to second [Michaels out at first (second to first)]; Pence
singled to center; I. Rodriguez singled to second [Pence to
third (error by Belliard), I. Rodriguez to second]; Blum struck
out; 0 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 10, Nationals 10.

NATIONALS 11TH: HAWKINS REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Kearns
struck out; Dukes walked; after a 1:16 rain delay, the game
was suspended until July 9 in Houston; at the resumption, Elijah
Dukes was in the minor leagues and was replaced by Nyjer Morgan,
acquired in a June 30 trade, running at 1B; a new crew of
umpires worked the resumption; the Washington official scorer,
David Vincent, acted as the scorer of record but a Houston
scorer, Ivy McLemore, sat in the Houston press box and made one
call on the last play of the game; KATA REPLACED ERSTAD
(PLAYING LF); MORGAN RAN FOR DUKES; Willingham singled to left
[Morgan to second]; Joel Hanrahan had been traded to the
Pirates on June 30; he was pinch hit for and earned the win even
though he was no longer with the Nationals; Nyjer Morgan, also
part of that trade, scored the winning run; BARD BATTED FOR
HANRAHAN; Bard forced Willingham (second to shortstop) [Morgan
scored (error by Tejada) (unearned) (no RBI)]; 1 R (0 ER), 1 H,
1 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 10, Nationals 11.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros          10  14   2   10
 Nationals       11  11   2    9


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