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Tuesday, September 16, 2008:
Marlins 5, Astros 1
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Erstad, LF4010011.279
Tejada, M, SS4000002.282
Berkman, 1B4000011.322
Blum, 3B4010001.233
Pence, RF4000011.268
Newhan, 2B3010000.253
b-Loretta, PH1000001.274
Bourn, CF3110021.222
Ausmus, C3000002.216
Oswalt, P2010011.200
Geary, P0000000.000
a-Matsui, K, PH1001000.284
Valverde, P0000000.000
Totals331510611.262
a-Grounded out for Geary in the 8th. b-Flied out for Newhan in the 9th.
FloridaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Ramirez, H, SS4230000.296
Baker, Jo, C4110012.281
Cantu, 3B-1B4113032.274
Jacobs, 1B3011110.243
1-Helms, PR-3B0000000.244
Uggla, 2B3100123.262
Willingham, LF4010011.254
Ross, C, RF4011021.260
Amezaga, CF3010001.259
Volstad, P3000023.087
a-Gonzalez, PH1000011.265
Nelson, J, P0000000.000
Rhodes, P0000000.000
Totals3359521314.250
a-Struck out for Volstad in the 8th.
1-Ran for Jacobs in the 7th.
BATTING
2B: Bourn (8, Volstad).
TB: Blum; Erstad; Bourn 2; Oswalt; Newhan.
RBI: Matsui, K (29).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Blum.
Team RISP: 0-for-4.
Team LOB: 5.

BATTING
2B: Ross, C (28, Oswalt), Jacobs (24, Oswalt), Ramirez, H (33, Geary).
3B: Amezaga (5, Valverde).
HR: Cantu (27, 1st inning off Oswalt, 2 on, 0 out).
TB: Ross, C 2; Jacobs 2; Cantu 4; Ramirez, H 4; Willingham; Baker, Jo; Amezaga 3.
RBI: Cantu 3 (86), Ross, C (69), Jacobs (85).
2-out RBI: Ross, C; Jacobs.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Volstad; Uggla 2; Gonzalez.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Cantu (20, fielding).

HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Oswalt(L, 15-10)6.075511013.66
Geary1.01001102.40
Valverde1.01000203.44
Totals8.095521314.33
FloridaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Volstad(W, 5-3)8.04110403.07
Nelson, J0.21000201.86
Rhodes0.10000001.87
Totals9.05110604.49
IBB: Jacobs (by Geary).
HBP: Amezaga (by Oswalt).
Pitches-strikes: Oswalt 101-65, Geary 22-14, Valverde 19-11, Volstad 98-63, Nelson, J 12-9, Rhodes 7-4.
Groundouts-flyouts: Oswalt 2-6, Geary 0-1, Valverde 0-1, Volstad 15-2, Nelson, J 0-0, Rhodes 0-1.
Batters faced: Oswalt 27, Geary 5, Valverde 4, Volstad 29, Nelson, J 3, Rhodes 1.
Inherited runners-scored: Rhodes 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Ron Kulpa. 1B: Bill Hohn. 2B: Chad Fairchild. 3B: Dan Iassogna.
Weather: 83 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 11 mph, In from CF.
T: 2:24.
Att: 12,232.
Venue: Dolphin Stadium.
September 16, 2008
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media