Washington Nationals 8, Houston Astros 4
Regular Season Game 151
Played on Tuesday, September 21, 2010 (N) at Nationals Park

HOU N    3  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  1  -   4  7  0
WAS N    0  0  0    0  0  0    1  7  x  -   8 11  0
Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourgeois cf                  4   1   2   0       0   1       2   0
Keppinger 2b                  3   1   1   1       1   1       3   0
Pence rf                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogusevic rf                2   0   0   0       1   1       3   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  Wallace 1b                  0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Michaels lf                   4   1   1   2       0   1       3   0
Johnson 3b                    4   1   3   1       0   1       2   1
Manzella ss                   4   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
Castro c                      3   0   0   0       1   0       8   1
Happ p                        2   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hernandez ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Byrdak p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Paulino p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lindstrom p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Villar p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Blum ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       32   4   7   4       4   6      24   5

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (22,off Lannan).
HR: Michaels (8,1st inning off Lannan 1 on 2 out); Johnson (11,9th inning off
Storen 0 on 1 out).
GDP: Manzella (6,off Lannan).
Team LOB: 5.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bourgeois (8,2nd base off Lannan/Rodriguez); Hernandez (2,3rd base off
Clippard/Rodriguez).
CS: Bourgeois (4,3rd base by Lannan/Rodriguez).

Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Espinosa 2b                   4   1   0   0       1   1       3   4
Desmond ss                    5   1   1   1       0   1       0   1
Dunn 1b                       3   1   1   1       2   1      14   0
  Storen p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Zimmerman 3b                  5   0   2   1       0   1       1   3
Morse rf                      4   0   1   0       1   1       1   0
Rodriguez c                   4   1   2   2       0   0       5   2
Bernadina lf                  4   2   2   0       0   0       1   0
Maxwell cf                    3   1   1   1       1   2       1   0
Lannan p                      1   0   0   0       1   1       0   1
  Harris ph                   1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Clippard p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Kennedy ph,1b               1   1   1   1       0   0       1   0
Totals                       35   8  11   7       6   9      27  13

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Espinosa-Dunn.

BATTING - 
2B: Zimmerman (31,off Happ); Bernadina (18,off Melancon); Maxwell (4,off Melancon).
HR: Rodriguez (4,8th inning off Paulino 1 on 2 out).
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING - 
SB: Bernadina (16,2nd base off Paulino/Castro).

PITCHING
Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ                          6     3   0   0   3   6   0  24
Melancon                      1     2   1   1   0   2   0   5
Byrdak                        0     0   1   1   1   0   0   1
Paulino L(1-9)                0.2   3   5   5   2   1   1   7
Lindstrom                     0     3   1   1   0   0   0   3
Villar                        0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8    11   8   8   6   9   1  41

Byrdak faced 1 batter in the 8th inning
WP: Melancon (2), Paulino (5).

Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Lannan                        7     6   3   3   1   3   1  26
Clippard W(10-6)              1     0   0   0   2   2   0   5
Storen                        0.2   1   1   1   1   1   1   4
Burnett                       0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        9     7   4   4   4   6   2  36

BK: Clippard (1).

Umpires: HP - Ted Barrett, 1B - Tony Randazzo, 2B - Paul Nauert, 3B - Brian Gorman
Time of Game: 3:13   Attendance: 11893


Starting Lineups:

   Houston Astros                Washington Nationals     
1. Bourgeois           cf        Espinosa            2b
2. Keppinger           2b        Desmond             ss
3. Pence               rf        Dunn                1b
4. Lee                 1b        Zimmerman           3b
5. Michaels            lf        Morse               rf
6. Johnson             3b        Rodriguez           c
7. Manzella            ss        Bernadina           lf
8. Castro              c         Maxwell             cf
9. Happ                p         Lannan              p

ASTROS 1ST: Bourgeois singled to center; Bourgeois stole second;
Keppinger singled to center [Bourgeois scored]; Pence grounded
out (third to first) [Keppinger to second]; Lee lined to right;
Michaels homered [Keppinger scored]; Johnson doubled to left;
Manzella flied to center; 3 R, 4 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 1ST: BOGUSEVIC REPLACED PENCE (PLAYING RF); Espinosa
struck out; Astros right fielder Hunter Pence left the game
due to an injured hip; Desmond flied to center; Dunn walked;
Zimmerman forced Dunn (shortstop to second); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1
LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Castro lined to second; Happ grounded out (first
unassisted); Bourgeois singled to third; Keppinger walked
[Bourgeois to second]; Bourgeois was caught stealing third
(catcher to third); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Morse lined to right; Rodriguez grounded out
(third to first); Bernadina flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.
 Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Bogusevic struck out; Lee lined to left; Michaels
grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros
3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 3RD: Maxwell struck out; Lannan struck out; Espinosa
lined to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Johnson struck out (catcher to first); Manzella
grounded out (pitcher to first); Castro grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 4TH: Desmond lined to left; Dunn struck out; Zimmerman
was called out on strikes; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Nationals 0.

ASTROS 5TH: Happ was called out on strikes; Bourgeois popped to
first; Keppinger grounded out (first unassisted); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 5TH: Morse singled to center; Rodriguez singled to
left [Morse to third]; Bernadina reached on a fielder's choice
[Morse out at home (pitcher to third), Rodriguez to second];
Maxwell struck out; Lannan walked [Rodriguez to third, Bernadina
to second]; Espinosa forced Bernadina (third unassisted) [Lannan
to second]; 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 6TH: Bogusevic grounded out (second to first); Lee
grounded out (third to first); Michaels grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 6TH: Desmond lined to second; Dunn flied to left;
Zimmerman doubled to right; Morse walked; Rodriguez lined to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals 0.

ASTROS 7TH: Johnson singled to right; Manzella grounded into a
double play (second to first) [Johnson out at second]; Castro
grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Astros 3,
Nationals 0.

NATIONALS 7TH: MELANCON REPLACED HAPP (PITCHING); Bernadina
doubled to center; Maxwell doubled to right [Bernadina scored];
HARRIS BATTED FOR LANNAN; Melancon threw a wild pitch [Maxwell
to third]; Harris struck out; Espinosa flied to center; Desmond
struck out (catcher to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 3,
Nationals 1.

ASTROS 8TH: CLIPPARD REPLACED HARRIS (PITCHING); HERNANDEZ
BATTED FOR MELANCON; Hernandez walked; Clippard balked
[Hernandez to second]; Bourgeois struck out; Keppinger was
called out on strikes; Hernandez stole third; Bogusevic walked;
Lee grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Astros 3, Nationals 1.

NATIONALS 8TH: WALLACE REPLACED LEE (PLAYING 1B); BYRDAK
REPLACED HERNANDEZ (PITCHING); Dunn walked; PAULINO REPLACED
BYRDAK (PITCHING); Zimmerman flied to right; Morse struck out;
Rodriguez homered [Dunn scored]; Bernadina singled to center;
Bernadina stole second; Maxwell walked; KENNEDY BATTED FOR
CLIPPARD; Kennedy singled to right [Bernadina scored, Maxwell to
third]; Espinosa walked while Maxwell advanced to home on a wild
pitch [Kennedy to second]; LINDSTROM REPLACED PAULINO
(PITCHING); Desmond singled to center [Kennedy scored, Espinosa
to third]; Dunn singled to right [Espinosa scored, Desmond to
second]; Zimmerman singled to right [Desmond scored, Dunn to
third]; VILLAR REPLACED LINDSTROM (PITCHING); Morse grounded out
(shortstop to first); 7 R, 6 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Astros 3, Nationals
8.

ASTROS 9TH: STOREN REPLACED DUNN (PITCHING); KENNEDY STAYED IN
GAME (PLAYING 1B); Michaels struck out; Johnson homered;
Manzella grounded out (pitcher to first); Castro walked; BLUM
BATTED FOR VILLAR; BURNETT REPLACED STOREN (PITCHING); Blum
popped to second; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Astros 4, Nationals 8.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Astros           4   7   0    5
 Nationals        8  11   0    9


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