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Box > Houston 9, Pittsburgh 2
Astros regain form in Fogg
The Astros, led by Lance Berkman, exploded in Game 2 of their doubleheader behind Tim Redding, who fell one out short of the win in his first big league start since July 29.
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Craig Wilson couldn't make the catch when he collided with the outfield wall. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)
Josh Fogg's streak of good starts ran into the Astros' offense in Game 2 as the right-hander was hurt by sloppy fielding and a bases-loaded balk.
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Houston (77-64)
Won 1
Houston 9, Pittsburgh 2  
Pittsburgh (64-76)
Lost 1
September 9, 2004
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Houston
0 2 2 0 1 0 3 1 0   9 10 1
Pittsburgh
0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0   2 6 1
Standings through 9/9/04  |  Gameday  |  Astros Stats  |  Pirates Stats
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Palmeiro, LF4210001.242
Beltran, CF4220100.274
Bagwell, 1B5112034.272
Miceli, P0000000.500
Berkman, RF3122201.312
Taveras, RF0000000.000
Lamb, 3B5001014.309
Vizcaino, SS-2B-1B4211001.284
Burke, 2B3000011.000
Qualls, P0000000.000
a-Lane, PH1000001.232
Springer, P0000000.000
Bruntlett, 2B0000000.227
Ausmus, C4022000.255
Redding, P2000001.138
Gallo, P0000000.000
Alfaro, SS2110011.500
Totals3791083615 

a-Grounded out for Qualls in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Berkman 2 (35, Fogg, Grabow), Vizcaino (20, Fogg), Ausmus (14, Fogg), Palmeiro (5, Fogg).
3B: Beltran (5, Fogg).
TB: Palmeiro 2; Beltran 4; Bagwell; Berkman 4; Vizcaino 2; Ausmus 3; Alfaro.
RBI: Vizcaino (30), Ausmus 2 (31), Lamb (56), Bagwell 2 (75), Berkman 2 (92).
2-out RBI: Ausmus, Berkman 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Redding, Vizcaino, Lamb.
GIDP: Berkman.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Redding (1, throw).
DP: 2 (Burke-Bagwell, Redding-Vizcaino-Bagwell).

 
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Redman, CF3000113.269
Wilson, J, SS3010000.303
Sanchez, SS1000000.000
Mackowiak, 3B3100112.253
Ward, 1B3112100.255
Bay, LF4010011.294
Wilson, C, RF4010011.269
Cota, C4010022.220
Castillo, 2B4000012.271
Fogg, P2000002.068
Grabow, P0000000.000
a-Nunez, PH1010000.248
Corey, P0000000.000
Totals322623713 

a-Doubled for Grabow in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Wilson, C (30, Redding), Nunez (7, Qualls), Bay (20, Miceli).
HR: Ward (15, 4th inning off Redding, 1 on, 1 out).
TB: Wilson, J; Ward 4; Bay 2; Wilson, C 2; Cota; Nunez 2.
RBI: Ward 2 (52).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Cota, Mackowiak, Redman, Castillo.
GIDP: Bay, Redman.
Team LOB: 6.

BASERUNNING
SB: Mackowiak (13, 2nd base off Redding/Ausmus).

FIELDING
E: Sanchez (1, throw).
DP: (Castillo-Wilson, J-Ward).

 
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Redding 4.24223215.64
Gallo (W, 1-0)0.20000004.93
Qualls (H, 5)1.21000204.66
Springer 1.00000101.50
Miceli 1.01000203.97
 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Fogg (L, 9-10)6.28882305.03
Grabow 0.11000105.27
Corey 2.01101204.44

WP: Fogg.
Balk: Fogg.
IBB: Berkman (by Fogg), Beltran (by Fogg).
HBP: Palmeiro (by Fogg).
Pitches-strikes: Redding 83-49, Gallo 8-4, Qualls 27-18, Springer 12-9, Miceli 18-12, Fogg 99-67, Grabow 7-4, Corey 37-25.
Ground outs-fly outs: Redding 7-5, Gallo 2-0, Qualls 1-2, Springer 0-2, Miceli 1-0, Fogg 9-8, Grabow 0-0, Corey 3-1.
Batters faced: Redding 20, Gallo 2, Qualls 6, Springer 3, Miceli 4, Fogg 30, Grabow 2, Corey 9.
Inherited runners-scored: Gallo 2-0, Grabow 2-2.
Umpires: HP: Dale Scott. 1B: Ron Kulpa. 2B: Bill Miller. 3B: Darren Spagnardi.
Weather: 66 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:40.
Att: 10,495.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball and the Office of the Commissioner
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