Houston Astros 7, Washington Nationals 6
Regular Season Game 97
Played on Tuesday, July 19, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

WAS N    0  0  2    0  0  3    1  0  0  -   6 11  1
HOU N    0  2  0    4  0  1    0  0  x  -   7 11  0
Washington Nationals         AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Espinosa 2b                   5   0   0   0       0   1       1   2
Desmond ss                    5   0   2   1       0   0       0   2
Zimmerman 3b                  4   1   0   0       1   2       0   2
Morse 1b                      3   2   3   2       1   0       7   0
  Ankiel pr                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Werth rf                      3   0   1   0       2   2       3   0
Ramos c                       5   1   1   0       0   1       7   0
Bernadina cf                  4   0   1   0       0   0       5   0
Hairston lf                   4   1   3   2       0   0       1   0
Zimmermann p                  1   0   0   0       0   0       0   2
  Cora ph                     0   1   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Coffey p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Burnett p                   0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nix ph                      1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Mattheus p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   6  11   5       5   6      24   8

FIELDING - 
E: Zimmerman (7).

BATTING - 
2B: Desmond (14,off Happ); Hairston (11,off Happ); Morse 2 (20,off Happ,off
Carpenter).
HR: Morse (17,3rd inning off Happ 1 on 1 out); Hairston (3,6th inning off Happ
1 on 1 out).
SH: Zimmermann (9,off Happ).
HBP: Morse (8,by Melancon).
GDP: Ramos (11,off Carpenter).
Team LOB: 9.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Bourn cf                      5   0   3   3       0   2       1   0
Sanchez 2b                    5   0   0   0       0   2       4   3
Wallace 1b                    4   0   0   0       0   1      10   1
Pence rf                      4   0   0   0       0   1       2   0
Lee lf                        3   2   2   0       1   0       2   1
Johnson 3b                    4   1   2   0       0   1       0   0
Barmes ss                     4   2   2   3       0   0       2   5
Quintero c                    4   2   2   1       0   0       6   0
Happ p                        1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bogusevic ph                0   0   0   0       1   0       0   0
  Carpenter p                 0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Escalona p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Lopez p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       35   7  11   7       2   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Carpenter-Sanchez-Barmes-Wallace.

BATTING - 
2B: Johnson (20,off Zimmermann); Bourn 2 (24,off Zimmermann,off Mattheus).
HR: Barmes (5,2nd inning off Zimmermann 1 on 2 out).
SH: Happ (4,off Zimmermann).
Team LOB: 7.

PITCHING
Washington Nationals         IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Zimmermann L(6-8)             5     7   6   6   0   5   1  23
Coffey                        1     2   1   1   1   2   0   6
Burnett                       1     1   0   0   1   0   0   5
Mattheus                      1     1   0   0   0   0   0   4
Totals                        8    11   7   7   2   7   1  38


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ W(4-11)                  5.2   7   5   5   4   3   2  28
F. Rodriguez                  0.1   1   0   0   0   1   0   2
Carpenter                     1.1   3   1   1   0   0   0   5
Escalona                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Lopez                         0.1   0   0   0   0   1   0   1
Melancon SV(8)                1     0   0   0   1   1   0   5
Totals                        9    11   6   6   5   6   2  42

WP: F. Rodriguez (2).
HBP: Melancon (1,Morse).

Umpires: HP - Jeff Nelson, 1B - Vic Carapazza, 2B - Marty Foster, 3B - Bill Welke
Time of Game: 3:12   Attendance: 32418


Starting Lineups:

   Washington Nationals          Houston Astros           
1. Espinosa            2b        Bourn               cf
2. Desmond             ss        Sanchez             2b
3. Zimmerman           3b        Wallace             1b
4. Morse               1b        Pence               rf
5. Werth               rf        Lee                 lf
6. Ramos               c         Johnson             3b
7. Bernadina           cf        Barmes              ss
8. Hairston            lf        Quintero            c
9. Zimmermann          p         Happ                p

NATIONALS 1ST: Espinosa popped to second; Desmond doubled to
right; Zimmerman struck out; Morse walked; Werth walked [Desmond
to third, Morse to second]; Ramos flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
3 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Bourn struck out; Sanchez grounded out (pitcher to
first); Wallace struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 0,
Astros 0.

NATIONALS 2ND: Bernadina singled to center; Hairston flied to
left; Zimmermann out on a sacrifice bunt (first to second)
[Bernadina to second]; Espinosa grounded out (shortstop to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Pence grounded out (third to first); Lee singled to
center; Johnson flied to right; Barmes homered [Lee scored];
Quintero grounded out (shortstop to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Nationals 0, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 3RD: Desmond flied to right; Zimmerman walked; Morse
homered [Zimmerman scored]; Werth struck out; Ramos popped to
first; 2 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 3RD: Happ reached on an error by Zimmerman; Bourn struck
out; Sanchez struck out; Wallace flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 1 E,
1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 2.

NATIONALS 4TH: On a bunt Bernadina made an out to first;
Hairston doubled to left; Zimmermann grounded out (pitcher to
first); Espinosa grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0
E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 2.

ASTROS 4TH: Pence struck out; Lee singled to left; Johnson
doubled to left [Lee to third]; Barmes singled to center [Lee
scored, Johnson to third]; On a bunt Quintero singled to first
[Johnson scored, Barmes to second]; Happ out on a sacrifice bunt
(pitcher to second) [Barmes to third, Quintero to second]; Bourn
doubled to left [Barmes scored, Quintero scored]; Sanchez
grounded out (third to first); 4 R, 5 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals
2, Astros 6.

NATIONALS 5TH: Desmond flied to center; Zimmerman grounded out
(shortstop to first); Morse doubled to center; Werth struck out;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 6.

ASTROS 5TH: Wallace flied to left; Pence flied to right; Lee
lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 2, Astros 6.

NATIONALS 6TH: Ramos singled to center; Bernadina popped to
second; Hairston homered [Ramos scored]; CORA BATTED FOR
ZIMMERMANN; Cora walked; Espinosa flied to left; F. RODRIGUEZ
REPLACED HAPP (PITCHING); F. Rodriguez threw a wild pitch [Cora
to second]; Desmond singled to center [Cora scored]; Zimmerman
was called out on strikes; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 5,
Astros 6.

ASTROS 6TH: COFFEY REPLACED CORA (PITCHING); Johnson struck out;
Barmes flied to center; Quintero singled to third; BOGUSEVIC
BATTED FOR F. RODRIGUEZ; Bogusevic walked [Quintero to second];
Bourn singled to left [Quintero scored, Bogusevic to second];
Sanchez struck out; 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 5, Astros 7.

NATIONALS 7TH: CARPENTER REPLACED BOGUSEVIC (PITCHING); Morse
doubled; Werth singled to left [Morse to third]; Ramos grounded
into a double play (pitcher to second to shortstop to first)
[Morse scored (no RBI), Werth out at second]; Bernadina grounded
out (second to first); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 6,
Astros 7.

ASTROS 7TH: BURNETT REPLACED COFFEY (PITCHING); Wallace grounded
out (second to first); Pence grounded out (second to first); Lee
walked; Johnson singled to right [Lee to third]; Barmes lined to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Nationals 6, Astros 7.

NATIONALS 8TH: Hairston singled to left [Hairston out at second
(left to second)]; NIX BATTED FOR BURNETT; ESCALONA REPLACED
CARPENTER (PITCHING); Nix grounded out (shortstop to first);
LOPEZ REPLACED ESCALONA (PITCHING); Espinosa struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Nationals 6, Astros 7.

ASTROS 8TH: MATTHEUS REPLACED NIX (PITCHING); Quintero grounded
out (shortstop to first); MICHAELS BATTED FOR LOPEZ; Michaels
flied to center; Bourn doubled to first; Sanchez flied to right;
0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Nationals 6, Astros 7.

NATIONALS 9TH: MELANCON REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); Desmond
popped to shortstop; Zimmerman grounded out (second to first);
Morse was hit by a pitch; ANKIEL RAN FOR MORSE; Werth walked
[Ankiel to second]; Ramos struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. 
Nationals 6, Astros 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Nationals        6  11   1    9
 Astros           7  11   0    7


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