Houston Astros 9, Washington Nationals 4
Regular Season Game 85
Played on Thursday, July 9, 2009 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    2  0  2    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   4  9  0
HOU N    1  0  1    0  0  4    0  3  x  -   9 16  1
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Morgan cf                     5   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Johnson 1b                    4   2   2   0       1   1      11   0
Zimmerman 3b                  5   2   2   1       0   0       0   2
Dunn lf                       4   0   1   1       0   1       0   0
Willingham rf                 3   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
Guzman ss                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   4
  MacDougal p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Bard c                        3   0   1   2       1   0       5   1
A. Hernandez 2b               3   0   1   0       1   1       3   4
Lannan p                      1   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
  Bergmann p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Gonzalez ss                 0   0   0   0       1   0       1   0
Totals                       32   4   9   4       4   7      24  12

BATTING - 
2B: Dunn (14,off Ortiz); Lannan (1,off Ortiz); Willingham (14,off Arias).
SH: Lannan 2 (4,off Fulchino,off Arias).
HBP: Willingham (7,by Ortiz).
GDP: A. Hernandez (4,off Ortiz).
Team LOB: 8.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   2   2   1       0   1       2   0
Tejada ss                     4   1   1   1       0   0       5   4
Berkman 1b                    4   3   2   3       1   1       7   1
Lee lf                        5   0   3   0       0   0       2   0
Pence rf                      4   0   2   2       1   0       1   0
I. Rodriguez c                5   1   1   0       0   1       7   2
Blum 3b                       4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Keppinger 2b                  4   1   2   2       0   0       2   3
Ortiz p                       1   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Fulchino p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Kata ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Arias p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Sampson p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Matsui ph                   1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Valverde p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       39   9  16   9       2   5      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Ortiz-Tejada-Berkman.
E: I. Rodriguez (3).

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (15,off Lannan); Blum (7,off Lannan); I. Rodriguez (11,off Lannan).
3B: Keppinger (2,off Lannan); Bourn (8,off Bergmann).
HR: Berkman (18,8th inning off MacDougal 2 on 2 out).
HBP: Tejada (8,by MacDougal).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
CS: Pence (6,2nd base by Lannan/Bard).

PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lannan L(6-6)                 5    11   5   5   1   2   0  26
Bergmann                      0.1   2   1   1   0   1   0   3
Burnett                       1.2   0   0   0   0   2   0   5
MacDougal                     1     3   3   3   1   0   1   8
Totals                        8    16   9   9   2   5   1  42

Lannan faced 3 batters in the 6th inning
HBP: MacDougal (2,Tejada).

Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Ortiz                         3     6   4   4   2   1   0  16
Fulchino                      1     1   0   0   0   1   0   4
Arias W(2-0)                  2     1   0   0   1   2   0   8
Byrdak                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Sampson                       1     0   0   0   0   1   0   3
Valverde                      1     1   0   0   1   2   0   5
Totals                        9     9   4   4   4   7   0  39

WP: Ortiz (2).
HBP: Ortiz (4,Willingham).

Umpires: HP - Jim Wolf, 1B - Brian O'Nora, 2B - Fieldin Culbreth, 3B - Adrian Johnson
Time of Game: 3:01   Attendance: 25490


Starting Lineups:

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

NATIONALS 1ST: Morgan grounded out (pitcher to first); Johnson
singled to center; Ortiz threw a wild pitch [Johnson to third
(error by I. Rodriguez)]; Zimmerman singled to center [Johnson
scored]; Dunn doubled to left [Zimmerman scored]; Willingham
lined to left; Guzman was called out on strikes; 2 R, 3 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn grounded out (pitcher to first); Tejada flied
to right; Berkman singled to first; Lee singled to center
[Berkman to second]; Pence singled to left [Berkman scored, Lee
to second]; I. Rodriguez struck out; 1 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Nationals 2, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 2ND: Bard walked; A. Hernandez grounded into a double
play (pitcher to shortstop to first) [Bard out at second];
Lannan doubled to left; Morgan grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 1.

ASTROS 2ND: Blum grounded out (shortstop to first); Keppinger
singled to third; Ortiz forced Keppinger (shortstop to second);
Bourn struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 1.

NATIONALS 3RD: Johnson walked; Zimmerman singled to center
[Johnson to second]; Dunn flied to right; Willingham was hit by
a pitch [Johnson to third, Zimmerman to second]; Guzman popped
to shortstop; Bard singled to center [Johnson scored, Zimmerman
scored, Willingham to second, Bard out at second (pitcher to
shortstop)]; 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 1.

ASTROS 3RD: Tejada lined to pitcher; Berkman walked; Lee doubled
to right [Berkman to third]; Pence grounded out (first
unassisted) [Berkman scored, Lee to third]; I. Rodriguez
grounded out (second to first); 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals
4, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 4TH: FULCHINO REPLACED ORTIZ (PITCHING); On a bunt A.
Hernandez singled to second; Lannan out on a sacrifice bunt
(catcher to second) [A. Hernandez to second]; Morgan flied to
left; Johnson struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 4,
Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Blum doubled to left; Keppinger grounded out (third
to first); KATA BATTED FOR FULCHINO; Kata flied to center; Bourn
singled to shortstop [Blum to third]; Tejada forced Bourn
(shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 4,
Astros 2.

NATIONALS 5TH: ARIAS REPLACED KATA (PITCHING); Zimmerman flied
to center; Dunn struck out; Willingham doubled to left; Guzman
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals
4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Berkman grounded out (first unassisted); Lee
grounded out (second to first); Pence singled to center; Pence
was caught stealing second (catcher to second); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 6TH: Bard grounded out (shortstop to first); A.
Hernandez walked; Lannan out on a sacrifice bunt (catcher to
second) [A. Hernandez to second]; Morgan struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: I. Rodriguez doubled to left; Blum singled to
shortstop [I. Rodriguez to third]; Keppinger tripled to center
[I. Rodriguez scored, Blum scored]; MICHAELS BATTED FOR ARIAS;
BERGMANN REPLACED LANNAN (PITCHING); Michaels struck out; Bourn
tripled to left [Keppinger scored]; Tejada singled to left
[Bourn scored]; BURNETT REPLACED BERGMANN (PITCHING); Berkman
struck out; Lee grounded out (second to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 6.

NATIONALS 7TH: BYRDAK REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Johnson
flied to center; Zimmerman grounded out (shortstop to first);
Dunn grounded out (first to pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 7TH: Pence grounded out (first unassisted); I. Rodriguez
grounded out (shortstop to first); Blum was called out on
strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 6.

NATIONALS 8TH: SAMPSON REPLACED BYRDAK (PITCHING); Willingham
was called out on strikes; Guzman popped to shortstop; Bard
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Nationals 4, Astros 6.

ASTROS 8TH: MACDOUGAL REPLACED GUZMAN (PITCHING); GONZALEZ
REPLACED BURNETT (PLAYING SS); Keppinger grounded out (third to
first); MATSUI BATTED FOR SAMPSON; Matsui singled to shortstop;
Bourn forced Matsui (second to shortstop); Tejada was hit by a
pitch [Bourn to second]; Berkman homered [Bourn scored, Tejada
scored]; Lee singled to left; Pence walked [Lee to second]; I.
Rodriguez lined to right; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 4,
Astros 9.

NATIONALS 9TH: VALVERDE REPLACED MATSUI (PITCHING); A. Hernandez
struck out; Gonzalez walked; Morgan struck out; Johnson singled
to center [Gonzalez to third]; Zimmerman forced Johnson (second
to shortstop); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 4, Astros 9.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Nationals        4   9   0    8
 Astros           9  16   1    9


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