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One-derful: Oswalt leads sweep

Roy Oswalt, who is two wins away from breaking the franchise record for victories, threw a one-hit shutout to lift Houston to a sweep over Pittsburgh. Lance Berkman went deep twice in the finale to deliver all the support.

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MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
McCutchen, CF3000111.291
Tabata, LF4000001.226
Walker, 2B4010011.290
Jones, G, 1B4000021.277
Alvarez, P, 3B3000020.194
Church, RF2000100.191
Crosby, SS3000001.234
Jaramillo, C2000001.164
Ohlendorf, P2000010.059
a-Young, D, PH1000011.228
Donnelly, P0000000.000
Lopez, Jav, P0000000.000
Totals28010287.235
a-Struck out for Ohlendorf in the 8th.
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Bourn, CF4010012.262
Keppinger, 2B4000002.280
Berkman, 1B4232000.253
Lee, Ca, LF4020000.240
Michaels, LF0000000.245
Pence, RF3010112.260
Castro, Ja, C4000025.175
Johnson, C, 3B3000012.301
Sanchez, Ag, SS3010002.150
Oswalt, P3010011.154
Totals322921616.237
BATTING
TB: Walker.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Walker.
Team RISP: 0-for-1.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
DP: (Alvarez, P-Jones, G).

BATTING
3B: Sanchez, Ag (1, Ohlendorf).
HR: Berkman 2 (12, 1st inning off Ohlendorf, 0 on, 2 out; 4th inning off Ohlendorf, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Berkman 9; Lee, Ca 2; Bourn; Sanchez, Ag 3; Pence; Oswalt.
RBI: Berkman 2 (43).
2-out RBI: Berkman.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Keppinger; Sanchez, Ag 2; Castro, Ja 2; Bourn.
Team RISP: 0-for-9.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Bourn (28, 2nd base off Ohlendorf/Jaramillo), Pence (10, 2nd base off Ohlendorf/Jaramillo).

PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Ohlendorf(L, 1-7)7.07221524.22
Donnelly0.22000005.47
Lopez, Jav0.10000102.84
Totals8.09221625.10
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Oswalt(W, 6-10)9.01002803.08
Totals9.01002804.43
WP: Ohlendorf.
Balk: Oswalt.
HBP: Jaramillo (by Oswalt).
Pitches-strikes: Ohlendorf 111-69, Donnelly 13-8, Lopez, Jav 6-4, Oswalt 117-79.
Groundouts-flyouts: Ohlendorf 4-5, Donnelly 1-1, Lopez, Jav 0-0, Oswalt 9-4.
Batters faced: Ohlendorf 28, Donnelly 4, Lopez, Jav 1, Oswalt 31.
Inherited runners-scored: Lopez, Jav 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Mark Carlson. 1B: Larry Vanover. 2B: Jeff Kellogg. 3B: Jeff Nelson.
Weather: 73 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:28.
Att: 24,416.
Venue: Minute Maid Park.
July 8, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media