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Bazardo falters
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Diamondbacks 14, Astros 7
Yorman Bazardo lasted just two-plus innings, taking his first loss of the year. (Rick Scuteri/AP)
The Astros gave Yorman Bazardo a pair of early leads on Lance Berkman's two-run double and Jeff Keppinger's two-run jack, but the right-hander couldn't capitalize, giving up eight earned runs in two-plus frames before giving way to the bullpen.
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Series at a glance:
HOU
Houston (62-66)
Lost 1
Arizona 14, Houston 7   ARI
Arizona (57-72)
Won 2
August 28, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Houston
2 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 0   7 7 0
Arizona
2 1 7 0 1 3 0 0 X   14 16 2
Standings thru 8/28/09  |  Recap: HOU | ARI  |  Gameday  |  Astros stats  |  D-backs stats
Houston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bourn, CF 4 2 1 0 1 2 1 .291
Keppinger, 3B 4 2 1 2 1 1 1 .262
Berkman, 1B 4 0 1 2 0 2 1 .276
  Hawkins, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Lee, Ca, LF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 .310
Tejada, M, SS 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .303
  Gervacio, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  b-Erstad, PH-1B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .214
Pence, RF 4 2 2 2 0 1 0 .280
Matsui, K, 2B 4 0 2 1 0 1 0 .245
Quintero, C 4 0 0 0 0 3 2 .240
Bazardo, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Lopez, W, P 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  a-Maysonet, PH-SS 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .310
Totals 35 7 7 7 2 11 5  

a-Struck out for Lopez, W in the 7th. b-Grounded out for Gervacio in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Berkman (27, Scherzer), Matsui, K (16, Scherzer), Pence (19, Scherzer).
3B: Matsui, K (2, Scherzer).
HR: Keppinger (5, 3rd inning off Scherzer, 1 on, 1 out), Pence (20, 8th inning off Rosales, L, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Keppinger 4; Berkman 2; Bourn; Pence 6; Matsui, K 5.
RBI: Berkman 2 (63), Keppinger 2 (24), Pence 2 (59), Matsui, K (32).
2-out RBI: Pence 2; Matsui, K.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Quintero 2.
Team RISP: 2-for-4.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
Outfield assists: Pence (Drew at 2nd base).
DP: (Matsui, K-Tejada, M-Berkman).

 
Arizona AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Drew, SS 4 1 2 2 1 0 0 .265
  Ojeda, SS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .236
Roberts, R, 2B 4 2 2 0 1 0 2 .294
Upton, J, RF 4 1 2 0 1 2 1 .304
Reynolds, Ma, 3B 4 1 1 2 1 1 3 .283
Montero, M, C 5 2 2 2 0 0 2 .293
Parra, G, LF 4 1 1 2 0 1 1 .288
  Oeltjen, LF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250
Allen, 1B 4 3 3 0 1 1 0 .333
Romero, CF 4 2 1 3 0 1 3 .270
Scherzer, P 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .178
  a-Hester, PH 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.000
  Rosales, L, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
  Gutierrez, P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
Totals 37 14 16 13 5 6 12  

a-Homered for Scherzer in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Montero, M (26, Bazardo), Parra, G (15, Bazardo), Allen (2, Lopez, W).
HR: Romero (1, 3rd inning off Lopez, W, 2 on, 0 out), Montero, M (13, 6th inning off Lopez, W, 0 on, 0 out), Hester (1, 6th inning off Lopez, W, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Allen 4; Parra, G 2; Reynolds, Ma; Roberts, R 2; Hester 4; Montero, M 6; Drew 2; Romero 4; Scherzer; Upton, J 2.
RBI: Reynolds, Ma 2 (88), Drew 2 (56), Montero, M 2 (47), Parra, G 2 (50), Romero 3 (17), Hester 2 (2).
2-out RBI: Drew; Hester 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Parra, G; Reynolds, Ma 2.
SAC: Scherzer.
GIDP: Montero, M.
Team RISP: 9-for-14.
Team LOB: 5.

FIELDING
E: Drew 2 (10, fielding, throw).
Outfield assists: Romero (Berkman at 3rd base).

 
Houston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Bazardo (L, 0-1) 2.0 8 8 8 3 0 0 9.75
Lopez, W 4.0 8 6 6 2 3 3 13.50
Gervacio 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1.08
Hawkins 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1.95
 
Arizona IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Scherzer (W, 8-8) 6.0 5 6 5 2 8 1 4.26
Rosales, L 2.0 1 1 1 0 3 1 5.12
Gutierrez 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 4.29

Bazardo pitched to 5 batters in the 3rd.

WP: Lopez, W.
HBP: Tejada, M (by Scherzer).
Pitches-strikes: Bazardo 44-24, Lopez, W 92-60, Gervacio 15-9, Hawkins 14-9, Scherzer 107-73, Rosales, L 29-20, Gutierrez 10-8.
Groundouts-flyouts: Bazardo 4-0, Lopez, W 4-5, Gervacio 1-0, Hawkins 2-0, Scherzer 5-4, Rosales, L 3-1, Gutierrez 1-2.
Batters faced: Bazardo 15, Lopez, W 22, Gervacio 3, Hawkins 3, Scherzer 26, Rosales, L 8, Gutierrez 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Lopez, W 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Mike Muchlinski. 1B: Jerry Meals. 2B: Mike DiMuro. 3B: Dale Scott.
Weather: 79 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:47.
Att: 26,221.
Venue: Chase Field.
August 28, 2009
August 28, 2009

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