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Morris chased early
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Phillies 8, Pirates 4
Brian Bixler doubles off the Phillies' Kyle Kendrick in the eighth. (Keith Srakocic/AP)
Matt Morris struggled again, giving up six runs (three earned) in just 1 2/3 innings. Nate McLouth homered and added an RBI single, while Freddy Sanchez and Brian Bixler each drove in a run.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (14-11)
Won 3
Philadelphia 8, Pittsburgh 4   PIT
Pittsburgh (9-15)
Lost 3
April 26, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
5 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0   8 9 1
Pittsburgh
0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0   4 8 3
Standings thru 4/26/08  |  Recap: PHI | PIT  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Pirates stats
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Werth, CF4111102.309
Dobbs, 3B3000010.324
  a-Feliz, PH-3B2011002.210
Utley, 2B4220121.374
Howard, 1B4112122.178
Burrell, LF5110014.345
  Madson, P0000000.000
Jenkins, RF5121010.237
Coste, C3100003.371
Bruntlett, SS4111000.212
Kendrick, P3000121.100
  Seanez, P0000000.000
  Bohn, LF0000000.333
Totals378964915 

a-Doubled for Dobbs in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Werth (5, Dumatrait), Feliz (4, Dumatrait).
HR: Howard (5, 1st inning off Morris, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Werth 2; Feliz 2; Utley 2; Howard 4; Burrell; Jenkins 2; Bruntlett.
RBI: Howard 2 (11), Bruntlett (2), Jenkins (4), Werth (12), Feliz (9).
2-out RBI: Howard 2; Bruntlett; Jenkins.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Werth; Coste; Burrell.
GIDP: Coste.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Kendrick (1, throw).
DP: (Feliz-Utley-Howard).

 
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
McLouth, CF4222000.327
Sanchez, F, 2B4021000.226
Bay, LF4000012.256
LaRoche, 1B4010000.147
Nady, RF4010012.340
Mientkiewicz, 3B4110001.225
Paulino, C4010001.278
Bixler, SS3101001.182
Morris, P0000000.286
  Dumatrait, P1000000.000
  Osoria, P0000000.500
  a-Bautista, PH1000001.176
  Meek, P0000000.000
Totals33484028 

a-Grounded out for Osoria in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Sanchez, F (3, Kendrick), Nady (8, Kendrick).
HR: McLouth (4, 8th inning off Kendrick, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: McLouth 5; Sanchez, F 3; LaRoche; Nady 2; Mientkiewicz; Paulino.
RBI: McLouth 2 (18), Sanchez, F (7), Bixler (1).
2-out RBI: McLouth; Sanchez, F.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bay; Paulino; Bautista.
S: Dumatrait.
GIDP: Nady.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Nady (1, fielding), Bixler 2 (5, fielding, fielding).
DP: 2 (Mientkiewicz-Sanchez, F-LaRoche, Sanchez, F-Bixler).

 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Kendrick (W, 2-2)7.07430215.13
Seanez 1.01000000.00
Madson 1.00000004.63
 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Morris (L, 0-4)1.26631119.67
Dumatrait 4.02211503.92
Osoria 1.11000006.75
Meek 2.00002308.18

Kendrick pitched to 2 batters in the 8th.

WP: Meek.
HBP: Bixler (by Kendrick), Coste (by Morris).
Pitches-strikes: Kendrick 95-66, Seanez 10-6, Madson 6-6, Morris 71-45, Dumatrait 60-34, Osoria 12-8, Meek 34-17.
Ground outs-fly outs: Kendrick 13-6, Seanez 3-0, Madson 0-3, Morris 1-3, Dumatrait 3-4, Osoria 4-0, Meek 0-2.
Batters faced: Kendrick 29, Seanez 3, Madson 3, Morris 15, Dumatrait 16, Osoria 4, Meek 7.
Inherited runners-scored: Seanez 1-0, Dumatrait 2-0, Osoria 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Tom Hallion. 1B: Jerry Crawford. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Paul Nauert.
Weather: 69 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 13 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:48.
Att: 24,791.

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