Houston Astros 2, Pittsburgh Pirates 0
Regular Season Game 137
Played on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 (N) at Minute Maid Park

PIT N    0  0  0    0  0  0    0  0  0  -   0  4  1
HOU N    0  0  0    2  0  0    0  0  x  -   2  8  0
Pittsburgh Pirates           AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Tabata rf                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
Presley lf                    4   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
A. McCutchen cf               3   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Doumit c                      4   0   1   0       0   1       7   1
Walker 2b                     3   0   1   0       0   0       1   1
Jones 1b                      3   0   0   0       0   1       5   1
Harrison 3b                   2   0   1   0       1   1       0   1
Cedeno ss                     3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
McDonald p                    2   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
  Watson p                    0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Paul ph                     1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Veras p                     0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Hanrahan p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       29   0   4   0       1   7      24   5

FIELDING - 
DP: 1. Cedeno-Jones.
E: Jones (4).

BATTING - 
HBP: A. McCutchen (8,by Melancon).
GDP: Tabata (8,off Happ); Cedeno (10,off F. Rodriguez).
Team LOB: 4.

Houston Astros               AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Schafer cf                    4   0   1   1       0   0       4   0
Altuve 2b                     4   0   0   0       0   1       0   7
Martinez lf                   4   0   1   0       0   1       2   0
  Melancon p                  0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Lee 1b                        4   0   2   0       0   1      10   0
Bogusevic rf                  3   0   1   0       1   1       2   0
Paredes 3b                    3   1   1   0       1   2       0   0
Sanchez ss                    4   1   2   0       0   0       2   5
Quintero c                    3   0   0   1       0   0       7   0
Happ p                        1   0   0   0       1   1       0   0
  Michaels ph                 1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  F. Rodriguez p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Bourgeois lf                0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                       31   2   8   2       3   7      27  12

FIELDING - 
DP: 2. Altuve-Sanchez-Lee, Altuve-Sanchez-Lee.

BATTING - 
2B: Lee (34,off Veras).
GDP: Altuve (5,off McDonald).
Team LOB: 8.

PITCHING
Pittsburgh Pirates           IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
McDonald L(8-7)               6     7   2   1   2   6   0  26
Watson                        1     0   0   0   0   0   0   3
Veras                         0.2   1   0   0   1   1   0   4
Hanrahan                      0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0   1
Totals                        8     8   2   1   3   7   0  34


Houston Astros               IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR BFP
Happ W(5-15)                  7     3   0   0   1   6   0  24
F. Rodriguez                  1     1   0   0   0   0   0   3
Melancon SV(16)               1     0   0   0   0   1   0   4
Totals                        9     4   0   0   1   7   0  31

HBP: Melancon (2,A. McCutchen).

Umpires: HP - Mike Everitt, 1B - Chris Guccione, 2B - Mike Muchlinski, 3B - Mike Winters
Time of Game: 2:28   Attendance: 22918


Starting Lineups:

   Pittsburgh Pirates            Houston Astros           
1. Tabata              rf        Schafer             cf
2. Presley             lf        Altuve              2b
3. A. McCutchen        cf        Martinez            lf
4. Doumit              c         Lee                 1b
5. Walker              2b        Bogusevic           rf
6. Jones               1b        Paredes             3b
7. Harrison            3b        Sanchez             ss
8. Cedeno              ss        Quintero            c
9. McDonald            p         Happ                p

PIRATES 1ST: Tabata was called out on strikes; Presley lined to
left; A. McCutchen struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 0.

ASTROS 1ST: Schafer flied to center; Altuve struck out; Martinez
singled to center; Lee popped to first; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 2ND: Doumit singled to center; Walker flied to right;
Jones struck out; Harrison struck out; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 2ND: Bogusevic singled to left; Paredes singled to left
[Bogusevic to second]; Sanchez singled to third [Bogusevic to
third, Paredes to second]; Quintero popped to second; Happ was
called out on strikes; Schafer grounded out (first to pitcher);
0 R, 3 H, 0 E, 3 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 3RD: Cedeno grounded out (shortstop to first); McDonald
singled to shortstop; Tabata grounded into a double play (second
to shortstop to first) [McDonald out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E,
0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 3RD: Altuve popped to shortstop; Martinez popped to
shortstop; Lee singled to center; Bogusevic struck out; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

PIRATES 4TH: Presley flied to center; A. McCutchen grounded out
(shortstop to first); Doumit lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 0.

ASTROS 4TH: Paredes walked; Sanchez singled to left [Paredes to
third]; Quintero grounded out (catcher to first) [Paredes scored
(RBI), Sanchez to third (error by Jones)]; Jimmy Paredes ran
towards home after catcher Ryan Doumit threw to 1B; there was no
one at the plate to catch the return throw by 1B Garrett
Jones; Happ walked; On a bunt Schafer singled to first
[Sanchez scored (unearned), Happ to second]; Altuve grounded
into a double play (shortstop to first) [Schafer out at second];
2 R (1 ER), 2 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 5TH: Walker grounded out (shortstop to first); Jones
grounded out (second to first); Harrison walked; Cedeno struck
out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 5TH: Martinez struck out; Lee was called out on strikes;
Bogusevic popped to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0,
Astros 2.

PIRATES 6TH: McDonald was called out on strikes; Tabata grounded
out (second to first); Presley flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 6TH: Paredes struck out; Sanchez flied to left; Quintero
lined to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 7TH: A. McCutchen flied to right; Doumit flied to
center; Walker singled to right; Jones flied to left; 0 R, 1 H,
0 E, 1 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 7TH: WATSON REPLACED MCDONALD (PITCHING); MICHAELS BATTED
FOR HAPP; Michaels flied to left; Schafer grounded out (second
to first); Altuve flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 8TH: F. RODRIGUEZ REPLACED MICHAELS (PITCHING); On a
bunt Harrison singled to third; Cedeno grounded into a double
play (second to shortstop to first) [Harrison out at second];
PAUL BATTED FOR WATSON; Paul grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

ASTROS 8TH: VERAS REPLACED PAUL (PITCHING); Martinez flied to
center; Lee doubled to left; Bogusevic walked; Paredes struck
out; HANRAHAN REPLACED VERAS (PITCHING); Sanchez grounded out
(third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  Pirates 0, Astros 2.

PIRATES 9TH: MELANCON REPLACED MARTINEZ (PITCHING); BOURGEOIS
REPLACED F. RODRIGUEZ (PLAYING LF); Tabata grounded out (second
to first); Presley grounded out (second to first); A. McCutchen
was hit by a pitch; Doumit struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. 
Pirates 0, Astros 2.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 Pirates          0   4   1    4
 Astros           2   8   0    8


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