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Tuesday, March 4, 2008:
Astros 11, Tigers 10
DetroitABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rodriguez, C3111022.167
Skelton, C2010001.500
Polanco, P, 2B3231000.533
Sizemore, 2B2121000.375
Guillen, 1B3000003.133
Larish, 1B2000003.000
Ordonez, DH3002001.417
b-Trzesniak, PH-DH1000002.500
Cabrera, 3B3100001.188
Hollimon, M, 3B2010000.250
Renteria, SS3011000.200
Santiago, SS2110001.500
Perez, T, LF3121010.417
a-Ramirez, W, PH-LF2122000.545
Clevlen, RF3110010.455
Thomas, RF2010010.125
Guzman, Fre, CF5131002.500
Totals441019100516.311
a-Homered for Perez, T in the 8th. b-Popped out for Ordonez in the 8th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Matsui, 2B4011011.250
1-Newhan, PR-2B1100001.400
Loretta, 3B4011001.308
2-Manzella, PR-SS1011000.400
Tejada, SS3110000.143
Perez, T, SS-3B2010001.182
Lee, LF2121100.545
a-Diaz, V, PH-LF1000102.000
Berkman, DH3110112.300
3-Bourn, PR-DH0000000.333
b-House, PH-DH1000011.143
Blum, 1B4112015.273
Niekro, 1B1000011.000
Erstad, RF3120011.364
Abercrombie, RF1110100.273
Cruz, CF3111012.333
Ramirez, Y, CF2000013.000
Ausmus, C1010000.200
Towles, C3334000.600
Totals401117114821.289
a-Popped out for Lee in the 6th. b-Struck out for Bourn in the 8th.
1-Ran for Matsui in the 6th. 2-Ran for Loretta in the 6th. 3-Ran for Berkman in the 6th.
BATTING
2B: Renteria (2, Oswalt), Polanco, P (1, Brocail), Santiago (1, Muecke), Thomas (1, Geary).
HR: Rodriguez (1, 1st inning off Oswalt, 0 on, 0 out), Ramirez, W (2, 8th inning off Muecke, 1 on, 0 out).
TB: Rodriguez 4; Skelton; Polanco, P 4; Sizemore 2; Hollimon, M; Renteria 2; Santiago 2; Perez, T 2; Ramirez, W 5; Clevlen; Thomas 2; Guzman, Fre 3.
RBI: Rodriguez (1), Renteria (1), Perez, T (1), Ordonez 2 (4), Guzman, Fre (1), Polanco, P (2), Ramirez, W 2 (7), Sizemore (1).
2-out RBI: Renteria; Perez, T; Polanco, P.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Guillen 2; Trzesniak 2; Guzman, Fre 2.
SF: Ordonez.
GIDP: Cabrera.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
SB: Sizemore (1, 2nd base off Borkowski/Towles), Guzman, Fre (1, 3rd base off Muecke/Towles).

FIELDING
DP: (Santiago-Sizemore-Larish).

BATTING
2B: Blum (1, Jones, T), Tejada (1, Byrdak), Towles 2 (2, McBride, McBride), Abercrombie (2, McBride).
HR: Towles (1, 4th inning off Jones, T, 2 on, 1 out).
TB: Matsui; Loretta; Manzella; Tejada 2; Perez, T; Lee 2; Berkman; Blum 2; Erstad 2; Abercrombie 2; Cruz; Ausmus; Towles 8.
RBI: Blum 2 (2), Cruz (3), Towles 4 (5), Lee (4), Matsui (2), Loretta (3), Manzella (1).
2-out RBI: Manzella.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cruz; Ramirez, Y.
GIDP: Blum.
Team LOB: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Diaz, V (1, 2nd base off Beltran/Skelton), Abercrombie (2, 3rd base off McBride/Skelton).

FIELDING
E: Tejada 2 (3, fielding, fielding).
Outfield assists: Erstad (Renteria at home).
DP: 2 (Tejada-Matsui-Blum, Manzella-Niekro).

DetroitIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Robertson3.02000401.80
Jones, T1.056610131.50
Byrdak(L, 0-1)1.03110106.00
McBride2.07441109.00
Beltran1.00002200.00
Totals8.01711114814.06
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Oswalt3.05410111.80
Brocail1.042201012.00
Valverde(W, 1-0)1.00000006.00
Borkowski(H, 1)2.02110203.00
Muecke0.253301115.43
Geary(S, 1)1.130000010.38
Totals9.0191070527.08
Ground outs-fly outs: Robertson 2-3, Jones, T 2-1, Byrdak 0-2, McBride 3-2, Beltran 0-1, Oswalt 4-3, Brocail 2-0, Valverde 2-1, Borkowski 4-0, Muecke 1-0, Geary 0-4.
Batters faced: Robertson 11, Jones, T 9, Byrdak 6, McBride 13, Beltran 5, Oswalt 14, Brocail 7, Valverde 3, Borkowski 8, Muecke 7, Geary 6.
Inherited runners-scored: Geary 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Joe West. 1B: Laz Diaz. 2B: Lance Barksdale. 3B: D.J. Reyburn.
Weather: 80 degrees, overcast.
Wind: 20 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:46.
Att: 3,272.
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media