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Wednesday, September 10, 2008:
Astros 7, Pirates 4
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Morgan, LF4011011.236
McLouth, CF4121001.279
Doumit, C4000002.322
LaRoche, 1B4122001.269
Moss, RF4000011.256
Yates, P0000000.000
LaRoche, 3B4000000.169
Cruz, 2B3020000.200
b-Gomez, PH1000000.284
Bixler, SS3110002.162
c-Mientkiewicz, PH1010000.274
Gorzelanny, P1000000.107
Beam, P0000000.000
Bautista, P0000000.200
Grabow, P0000000.000
a-Michaels, PH-RF1100101.225
Totals34494129.259
a-Walked for Grabow in the 8th. b-Flied out for Cruz in the 9th. c-Singled for Bixler in the 9th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Erstad, LF3001120.289
Loretta, 2B4110130.278
Tejada, M, SS3124100.287
Berkman, 1B2100212.330
Pence, RF4112014.273
Castillo, Jo, 3B4120000.247
Abercrombie, CF4130011.302
Quintero, C4000005.229
Moehler, P2000002.024
a-Newhan, PH0100100.258
Sampson, P0000000.136
Wright, W, P0000000.000
Byrdak, P0000000.167
b-Saccomanno, PH1000000.500
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals317976814.265
a-Walked for Moehler in the 6th. b-Flied out for Byrdak in the 8th.
BATTING
2B: Morgan (7, Moehler), McLouth (42, Wright, W), LaRoche (28, Byrdak).
HR: LaRoche (19, 4th inning off Moehler, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Bixler; McLouth 3; LaRoche 6; Morgan 2; Mientkiewicz; Cruz 2.
RBI: LaRoche 2 (67), Morgan (5), McLouth (84).
2-out RBI: Morgan; LaRoche.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: McLouth; Moss; Michaels.
SAC: Beam.
GIDP: Bixler.
Team RISP: 2-for-6.
Team LOB: 5.

BATTING
2B: Tejada, M (34, Beam), Abercrombie (4, Bautista).
HR: Pence (22, 2nd inning off Gorzelanny, 1 on, 0 out), Tejada, M (13, 6th inning off Bautista, 3 on, 2 out).
TB: Castillo, Jo 2; Loretta; Tejada, M 6; Abercrombie 4; Pence 4.
RBI: Pence 2 (75), Erstad (29), Tejada, M 4 (62).
2-out RBI: Tejada, M 4.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Moehler; Pence 2.
SF: Erstad.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Abercrombie (3, 2nd base off Gorzelanny/Doumit).
CS: Erstad (3, 2nd base by Beam/Doumit).

FIELDING
DP: (Tejada, M-Loretta-Berkman).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Gorzelanny2.13222216.66
Beam2.12002204.03
Bautista(L, 4-4)1.13552015.37
Grabow1.01000203.03
Yates1.00000205.04
Totals8.09776825.24
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Moehler(W, 11-6)6.05220014.16
Sampson1.01000004.19
Wright, W0.11221105.04
Byrdak0.21000104.21
Valverde(S, 42)1.01000003.49
Totals9.09441214.34
IBB: Berkman (by Beam).
Pitches-strikes: Gorzelanny 52-31, Beam 33-18, Bautista 36-18, Grabow 10-8, Yates 12-9, Moehler 82-49, Sampson 8-7, Wright, W 18-11, Byrdak 9-6, Valverde 11-7.
Groundouts-flyouts: Gorzelanny 2-1, Beam 2-2, Bautista 0-3, Grabow 0-1, Yates 0-1, Moehler 14-3, Sampson 1-0, Wright, W 0-0, Byrdak 0-0, Valverde 0-2.
Batters faced: Gorzelanny 12, Beam 10, Bautista 9, Grabow 4, Yates 3, Moehler 23, Sampson 3, Wright, W 3, Byrdak 3, Valverde 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Beam 2-0, Bautista 2-0, Byrdak 1-1.
Umpires: HP: D.J. Reyburn. 1B: Chris Guccione. 2B: Chuck Meriwether. 3B: Bill Welke.
Weather: 73 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:50.
Att: 26,859.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
September 10, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media