Felipe Paulino regroups during the second inning vs. the Giants. (Pat Sullivan/AP)
By Gene Duffey / Special to MLB.com
In a rematch with the team he faced in his last Major League start a month ago, Felipe Paulino fared better but still allowed five runs while not making it through the fifth inning. The Astros' offense also struggled, tallying just four hits before a ninth-inning rally.
BATTING 2B: Lee, Ca (21, Joaquin). TB: Matsui, K; Pence; Lee, Ca 2; Tejada, M; Keppinger 2. RBI:
Coste (14). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tejada, M; Matsui, K. GIDP: Quintero. Team
RISP: 1-for-8. Team LOB: 6.
BASERUNNING SB: Bourn (39, 2nd base off Sanchez, J/Molina,
B). CS: Pence (8, 2nd base by Sanchez, J/Molina, B).
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