Houston Astros 5, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 84
Played on Wednesday, July 8, 2009 (D) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  5  0
HOU N    0  0  2    3  0  0    0  0  x  -   5 13  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
A. McCutchen cf               4   0   0   0       0   2       2   1
Wilson ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       2   8
Young lf                      4   0   1   0       0   2       1   0
Jones rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       0   0
Andy LaRoche 3b               3   0   1   0       0   0       0   1
Adam LaRoche 1b               3   0   1   0       0   0      12   1
Diaz c                        3   0   0   0       0   2       6   2
Vazquez 2b                    2   0   1   0       1   1       0   3
Morton p                      1   0   0   0       0   1       1   1
  Pearce ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Jackson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Meek p                      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Moss ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Karstens p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       30   0   5   0       1  11      24  17

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Vazquez-Wilson-Adam LaRoche.

BATTING - 
GDP: Andy LaRoche (11,off W. Rodriguez); Moss (2,off W. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      3   2   2   1       2   0       1   0
Tejada ss                     5   0   2   1       0   0       2   3
Berkman 1b                    4   1   2   2       0   1       6   2
Lee lf                        4   0   2   1       0   1       0   0
Blum 3b                       4   0   1   0       0   1       0   1
Pence rf                      4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Matsui 2b                     4   1   2   0       0   2       3   3
Quintero c                    3   0   1   0       1   0      11   1
W. Rodriguez p                4   1   0   0       0   1       2   0
Totals                       35   5  13   5       3   7      27  10

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Tejada-Matsui-Berkman, Matsui-Tejada-Berkman.

BATTING - 
2B: Berkman 2 (18,off Morton 2); Lee (14,off Morton); Quintero (3,off Karstens).
3B: Bourn (7,off Morton).
GDP: Tejada (14,off Karstens).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Matsui (8,2nd base off Morton/Diaz); Pence (9,2nd base off Jackson/Diaz);
Bourn (28,2nd base off Jackson/Diaz).

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Morton L(1-2)                 4    10   5   5   1   3   0  22
Jackson                       2     1   0   0   1   1   0   8
Meek                          1     0   0   0   0   3   0   3
Karstens                      1     2   0   0   1   0   0   5
Totals                        8    13   5   5   3   7   0  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
W. Rodriguez W(8-6)           9     5   0   0   1  11   0  31


Umpires: HP - Gerry Davis, 1B - CB Bucknor, 2B - Mike Everitt, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 2:36   Attendance: 29243


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. A. McCutchen        cf        Bourn               cf
2. Wilson              ss        Tejada              ss
3. Young               lf        Berkman             1b
4. Jones               rf        Lee                 lf
5. Andy LaRoche        3b        Blum                3b
6. Adam LaRoche        1b        Pence               rf
7. Diaz                c         Matsui              2b
8. Vazquez             2b        Quintero            c
9. Morton              p         W. Rodriguez        p

PIRATES 1ST: A. McCutchen grounded out (shortstop to first);
Wilson struck out (catcher to first); Young struck out; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (shortstop to first); Tejada
grounded out (first to pitcher); Berkman struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Jones popped to second; Andy LaRoche singled to
center; Adam LaRoche singled to right [Andy LaRoche to second];
Diaz struck out; Vazquez was called out on strikes; 0 R, 2 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Lee singled to center; Blum singled to center [Lee
to second]; Pence grounded out (shortstop to first) [Lee to
third, Blum to second]; Matsui struck out (catcher to first);
Quintero grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Morton was called out on strikes; A. McCutchen
struck out; Wilson grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: W. Rodriguez struck out; Bourn tripled to center;
Tejada singled to right [Bourn scored]; Berkman doubled to
center [Tejada out at home (center to shortstop to catcher)];
Lee doubled to right [Berkman scored]; Blum flied to center; 2
R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 4TH: Young struck out; Jones grounded out (second to
first); Andy LaRoche flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence grounded out (shortstop to first); Matsui
singled to second; Matsui stole second; Quintero walked; W.
Rodriguez batted right handed; On a bunt W. Rodriguez forced
Quintero (pitcher to shortstop) [Matsui to third]; Bourn singled
to center [Matsui scored, W. Rodriguez to second]; Tejada
singled to right [W. Rodriguez to third, Bourn to second];
Berkman doubled to right [W. Rodriguez scored, Bourn scored,
Tejada to third]; Lee grounded out (third to first); 3 R, 4 H, 0
E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 5TH: Adam LaRoche grounded out (first to pitcher); Diaz
struck out; Vazquez singled to left; PEARCE BATTED FOR MORTON;
Pearce was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 5TH: JACKSON REPLACED PEARCE (PITCHING); Blum grounded
out (second to first); Pence singled to center; Matsui struck
out; Pence stole second; Quintero flied to center; 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 6TH: A. McCutchen grounded out (third to first); Wilson
popped to shortstop; Young popped to second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 6TH: W. Rodriguez flied to left; Bourn walked; Bourn
stole second; Tejada grounded out (shortstop to first); Berkman
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates
0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 7TH: Jones singled to second; Andy LaRoche grounded into
a double play (shortstop to second to first) [Jones out at
second]; Adam LaRoche popped to catcher; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 7TH: MEEK REPLACED JACKSON (PITCHING); Lee struck out;
Blum struck out; Pence struck out (catcher to first); 0 R, 0 H,
0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 8TH: Diaz flied to center; Vazquez walked; MOSS BATTED
FOR MEEK; Moss grounded into a double play (second to shortstop
to first) [Vazquez out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 5.

ASTROS 8TH: KARSTENS REPLACED MOSS (PITCHING); Matsui singled to
right; Quintero doubled [Matsui to third]; W. Rodriguez grounded
out (shortstop to first); Bourn walked; Tejada grounded into a
double play (second to shortstop to first) [Bourn out at
second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

PIRATES 9TH: A. McCutchen struck out; Wilson flied to right;
Young singled to center; Jones was called out on strikes; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 5.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          0   5   0    4
 Astros           5  13   0    9


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