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Sunday, September 28, 1997, 1:35
, Astrodome
Attendance: 30,606, Time of Game: 2:58
Pirates
5
79-83
 Won 1
2nd, 5 GB
at Astros
4
84-78
 Lost 1
1st
                1  2  3   4  5  6   7  8  9  10 11    R  H  E
                -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -  -   -  -    -  -  -
Pirates         0  0  0   0  0  2   0  1  0   0  2    5  7  1
Astros          1  0  0   0  2  0   0  0  0   0  1    4 11  0

Pittsburgh Pirates

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Abraham Nunez 2B 4 0 2 1 1 0 .225 .664 17 9 0.084 1.23 0.170 -0.086 0.8 1 6 HBP
Turner Ward LF 2 1 0 0 1 0 .353 1.007 10 5 -0.030 1.07 0.023 -0.053 -0.3 1 0
   Freddy Garcia 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 .150 .590 3 3 -0.142 2.79 0.000 -0.142 -0.7 0 1
Mark Smith 1B 4 0 0 0 1 1 .285 .876 28 18 -0.166 1.50 0.012 -0.178 -1.0 15 3
Dale Sveum 3B 3 1 1 0 0 0 .261 .770 5 4 -0.012 0.89 0.039 -0.051 -0.1 0 0 2B
   Jon Lieber P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .121 .333 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jason Kendall PH 1 0 0 0 0 1 .294 .825 4 3 -0.039 1.56 0.000 -0.039 -0.2
   Clint Sodowsky P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .500 1.000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tony Womack PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .700 2 1 -0.033 1.31 0.000 -0.033 -0.1
   Jason Christiansen P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Rich Loiselle P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
Jose Guillen RF 3 2 2 3 1 1 .267 .712 22 12 0.470 1.40 0.533 -0.064 2.8 5 0 HR,CS,HBP
Jermaine Allensworth CF 4 0 0 0 0 2 .255 .679 22 14 -0.136 1.57 0.000 -0.136 -1.0 2 0 SH
Keith Osik C 5 0 1 0 0 2 .257 .684 17 12 -0.106 1.80 0.071 -0.177 -0.5 5 0
Lou Collier SS 5 1 1 1 0 2 .135 .293 20 14 0.188 1.93 0.346 -0.158 0.1 1 7 SB
Jose Silva P 2 0 0 0 0 2 .143 .286 12 6 -0.033 0.65 0.000 -0.033 -0.3 2 0
   Emil Brown LF 1 0 0 0 1 1 .179 .588 16 7 -0.020 1.53 0.035 -0.055 -0.1 1 0 HBP
Team Totals 37 5 7 5 5 12 .189 .631 178 108 0.025 1.50 1.229 -1.205 -0.4 33 17
2B: D Sveum (20, off M Barrios).
HR: J Guillen (14, off J Cabrera; 8th inn, 0 on, 2 outs to Deep LF).
SH: J Allensworth (9, off O Henriquez).
HBP: A Nunez (1, by J Hudek); J Guillen (8, by J Lima); E Brown (7, by O Henriquez).
TB: J Guillen 5; D Sveum 2; A Nunez 2; L Collier; K Osik.
RBI: J Guillen 3 (70); L Collier (3); A Nunez (6).
2-out RBI: J Guillen 3; A Nunez; L Collier.
Team LOB: 8.
With RISP: 3 for 6.
Fielding
PB: K Osik (4).
E: J Guillen (9).
Baserunning
SB: L Collier (1, 2nd base off O Henriquez/T Pena).
CS: J Guillen (2, 2nd base by J Lima/B Ausmus).

Houston Astros

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO BA OPS Pit Str WPA aLI WPA+ WPA- RE24 PO A
Bill Spiers 1B 1 1 1 0 1 0 .320 .919 8 3 0.067 0.83 0.067 0.000 0.8 3 0
   Jeff Bagwell PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .286 1.017 2 1 -0.040 1.57 0.000 -0.040 -0.4
   Chris Holt P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .090 .192 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   James Mouton RF 3 0 0 0 0 0 .211 .609 14 8 -0.127 1.79 0.000 -0.127 -0.5 1 0
Luis Gonzalez LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 .258 .722 14 9 -0.084 1.19 0.000 -0.084 -0.9 1 0
   Richard Hidalgo CF 2 0 0 0 0 1 .306 .842 7 4 -0.145 2.69 0.000 -0.145 -0.6 2 0
Bobby Abreu RF-LF 5 1 2 1 0 2 .250 .701 18 15 0.051 1.13 0.148 -0.096 0.7 0 0 HR
Sean Berry 3B 3 0 2 1 0 0 .256 .739 8 7 0.102 1.03 0.112 -0.010 1.0 0 0
   Luis Rivera 2B 2 0 1 0 0 0 .231 .670 4 2 0.088 1.49 0.098 -0.010 0.2 3 2
Thomas Howard CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 .247 .676 10 6 -0.052 1.15 0.019 -0.070 -0.6 3 0 2B
   Manuel Barrios P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Jose Cabrera P 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 7 4 -0.116 2.36 0.000 -0.116 -0.5 0 0
   Oscar Henriquez P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 1 0
Russ Johnson 2B-3B 5 0 1 1 0 1 .300 .780 14 9 -0.137 1.70 0.067 -0.204 -0.3 2 4
Ricky Gutierrez SS 5 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .678 19 13 -0.116 0.91 0.000 -0.116 -1.0 1 4
Brad Ausmus C 1 0 0 0 1 0 .266 .684 7 2 -0.003 0.49 0.011 -0.014 -0.0 4 1
   Craig Biggio PR 0 0 0 0 0 0 .309 .916 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0
   Randy Knorr 1B 3 1 2 1 0 0 .375 1.125 6 3 0.184 1.79 0.205 -0.021 1.3 4 0 HR
Jose Lima P 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Tony Eusebio PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .669 4 3 -0.009 0.37 0.000 -0.009 -0.1
   John Hudek P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.00 0.000 0.000 0.0 0 0
   Derek Bell PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 .276 .782 4 2 0.018 0.79 0.018 0.000 0.2
   Tony Pena C 3 0 0 0 0 0 .174 .476 5 4 -0.156 2.14 0.000 -0.156 -0.7 8 1
Team Totals 44 4 11 4 2 5 .250 .692 151 95 -0.475 1.41 0.745 -1.218 -1.4 33 12
2B: T Howard (16, off J Silva).
HR: B Abreu (3, off J Silva; 5th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep LF Line); R Knorr (1, off R Loiselle; 11th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep LF-CF).
TB: B Abreu 5; R Knorr 5; S Berry 2; T Howard 2; L Rivera; B Spiers; R Johnson; D Bell.
RBI: S Berry (43); B Abreu (26); R Knorr (1); R Johnson (9).
2-out RBI: R Johnson.
Team LOB: 9.
With RISP: 2 for 9.

Pittsburgh Pirates

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jose Silva 5 8 3 2 2 2 1 5.94 25 86 54 35 3 16 13 8 2 0 41 -0.081 0.94 -0.5
Jon Lieber 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 4.49 6 16 12 8 2 2 2 3 0 0 0 0 0.089 0.59 1.0
Clint Sodowsky 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 3.63 7 26 14 7 3 4 5 2 0 0 0 0 0.242 2.55 1.0
Jason Christiansen, W (3-0) 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 2.94 4 13 8 2 3 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 0.136 2.61 0.5
Rich Loiselle, S (29) 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 3.10 4 10 7 7 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0.089 1.84 -0.5
Team Totals 11 11 4 3 2 5 2 2.45 46 151 95 59 11 25 24 15 3 0 41 0 0 0.475 1.41 1.4

Houston Astros

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA BF Pit Str Ctct StS StL GB FB LD Unk GSc IR IS WPA aLI RE24
Jose Lima 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 5.28 7 27 15 11 1 3 1 4 0 0 55 0.100 0.87 1.0
John Hudek 2 0 0 0 1 4 0 5.98 8 43 25 12 7 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.118 0.94 1.0
Chris Holt, H (1) 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 3.52 3 13 9 3 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.069 0.92 0.5
Manuel Barrios, H (1) 2 4 2 2 1 2 0 12.00 11 32 23 13 2 8 5 3 1 0 0 0 -0.029 1.78 -1.0
Jose Cabrera, BS (1) 3 1 1 1 1 3 1 1.17 11 45 28 18 2 8 2 5 0 0 0 0 0.128 1.71 0.5
Oscar Henriquez, L (0-1) 1 2 2 2 1 0 0 4.50 6 18 8 4 0 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 -0.410 2.32 -1.5
Team Totals 11 7 5 5 5 12 1 4.09 46 178 108 61 14 33 13 13 1 0 55 0 0 -0.024 1.50 0.4
Balks: None.
WP: C Sodowsky (6).
HBP: J Lima (5; J Guillen); O Henriquez (1; E Brown); J Hudek (3; A Nunez).
IBB: None.
Pickoffs: None.

Other Info

Umpires: HP - Mike Winters, 1B - Brian Gorman, 2B - Joe West, 3B - Jerry Layne.
Time of Game: 2:58.
Attendance: Not Given.
Start Time Weather: In Dome.

Starting Lineups

Pittsburgh Pirates         Houston Astros
1 Abraham Nunez 2B 1 Bill Spiers 1B
2 Turner Ward LF 2 Luis Gonzalez LF
3 Mark Smith 1B 3 Bobby Abreu RF
4 Dale Sveum 3B 4 Sean Berry 3B
5 Jose Guillen RF 5 Thomas Howard CF
6 Jermaine Allenswor CF 6 Russ Johnson 2B
7 Keith Osik C 7 Ricky Gutierrez SS
8 Lou Collier SS 8 Brad Ausmus C
9 Jose Silva P 9 Jose Lima P

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Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
t11 3-3 2 --3 2,(1-0)  R PIT L. Collier O. Henriquez 34% 82% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Guillen Scores
t8 2-3 2 --- 1,(0-0)  R PIT J. Guillen J. Cabrera 26% 42% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
t6 0-3 2 -23 3,(1-1)  RR PIT J. Guillen M. Barrios 15% 29% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Ward Scores; Sveum Scores
b9 3-3 2 --3 2,(1-0)  O HOU R. Hidalgo C. Sodowsky 13% 50% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
b5 1-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  R HOU B. Abreu J. Silva -11% 20% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)

Play By Play

Inn Score Out RoB Pit(cnt) R/O @Bat Batter Pitcher wWPA wWE Play Description
Top of the 1st, Pirates Batting, Tied 0-0, Astros' Jose Lima facing 1-2-3
t1 0-0 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O PIT A. Nunez J. Lima -2% 48% Groundout: SS-1B
t1 0-0 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O PIT T. Ward J. Lima -2% 46% Flyball: CF
t1 0-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  PIT M. Smith J. Lima 1% 47% Walk
t1 0-0 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  O PIT D. Sveum J. Lima -2% 45% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 0.
Bottom of the 1st, Astros Batting, Tied 0-0, Pirates' Jose Silva facing 1-2-3
b1 0-0 0 --- 6,(3-2)  HOU B. Spiers J. Silva -4% 42% Walk
b1 0-0 0 1-- 6,(2-2)  O HOU L. Gonzalez J. Silva 3% 45% Flyball: LF (Short LF-CF)
b1 0-0 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  HOU B. Abreu J. Silva -4% 41% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Spiers to 2B
b1 0-0 1 12- 3,(1-1)  R HOU S. Berry J. Silva -9% 32% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Spiers Scores; Abreu to 2B
b1 1-0 1 12- 4,(1-2)  O HOU T. Howard J. Silva 3% 35% Groundout: 1B-SS/Forceout at 2B; Abreu to 3B
b1 1-0 2 1-3 1,(0-0)  O HOU R. Johnson J. Silva 4% 39% Flyball: RF (Deep RF)
1 run, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 2nd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Jose Lima facing 5-6-7
t2 0-1 0 --- 8,(2-2)  PIT J. Guillen J. Lima 4% 43% Hit By Pitch
t2 0-1 0 1-- 6,(3-2)  O PIT J. Allensworth J. Lima -4% 40% Foul Popfly: 1B (1B Foul)
t2 0-1 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O PIT K. Osik J. Lima -4% 35% Guillen Caught Stealing 2B (C-2B)
t2 0-1 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O PIT K. Osik J. Lima -1% 34% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 2nd, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Jose Silva facing 7-8-9
b2 1-0 0 --- 2,(0-1)  O HOU R. Gutierrez J. Silva 2% 36% Groundout: SS-1B
b2 1-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  O HOU B. Ausmus J. Silva 1% 38% Flyball: RF
Tony Eusebio pinch hits for Jose Lima (P) batting 9th
b2 1-0 2 --- 4,(1-2)  O HOU T. Eusebio J. Silva 1% 38% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep 2B)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 3rd, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' John Hudek facing 8-9-1
John Hudek replaces Tony Eusebio (PH) pitching and batting 9th
t3 0-1 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O PIT L. Collier J. Hudek -3% 36% Strikeout Swinging
t3 0-1 1 --- 6,(3-2)  O PIT J. Silva J. Hudek -2% 34% Strikeout Looking
t3 0-1 2 --- 4,(1-2)  PIT A. Nunez J. Hudek 1% 35% Hit By Pitch
t3 0-1 2 1-- 5,(3-1)  PIT T. Ward J. Hudek 2% 38% Walk; Nunez to 2B
t3 0-1 2 12- 10,(3-2)  O PIT M. Smith J. Hudek -5% 33% Flyball: LF (Deep LF)
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 3rd, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Jose Silva facing 1-2-3
b3 1-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  HOU B. Spiers J. Silva -3% 30% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole)
b3 1-0 0 1-- 2,(1-0)  O HOU L. Gonzalez J. Silva 3% 33% Flyball: RF (Short CF-RF)
b3 1-0 1 1-- 8,(1-2)  O HOU B. Abreu J. Silva 3% 35% Strikeout Swinging
b3 1-0 2 1-- 3,(0-2)  HOU S. Berry J. Silva -2% 33% Single to RF (Ground Ball thru 2B-1B); Spiers to 2B
b3 1-0 2 12- 1,(0-0)  O HOU T. Howard J. Silva 4% 37% Groundout: 1B-P
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 4th, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' John Hudek facing 4-5-6
t4 0-1 0 --- 3,(1-1)  O PIT D. Sveum J. Hudek -3% 34% Groundout: 2B-1B
t4 0-1 1 --- 5,(2-2)  O PIT J. Guillen J. Hudek -2% 32% Strikeout Swinging
t4 0-1 2 --- 5,(1-2)  O PIT J. Allensworth J. Hudek -1% 31% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 4th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Jose Silva facing 6-7-8
b4 1-0 0 --- 2,(1-0)  O HOU R. Johnson J. Silva 2% 33% Groundout: 2B-1B (Deep 2B)
b4 1-0 1 --- 6,(2-2)  O HOU R. Gutierrez J. Silva 1% 35% Groundout: 1B unassisted
b4 1-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  HOU B. Ausmus J. Silva -1% 34% Walk
Derek Bell pinch hits for John Hudek (P) batting 9th
b4 1-0 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  HOU D. Bell J. Silva -2% 32% Single to CF (Line Drive); Ausmus to 2B
Jeff Bagwell pinch hits for Bill Spiers (1B) batting 1st
Craig Biggio pinch runs for Brad Ausmus (C) batting 8th
b4 1-0 2 12- 2,(1-0)  O HOU J. Bagwell J. Silva 4% 36% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Top of the 5th, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-1, Astros' Chris Holt facing 7-8-9
Chris Holt replaces Jeff Bagwell (PH) pitching and batting 1st
Tony Pena replaces Derek Bell (PH) playing C batting 9th
Randy Knorr replaces Craig Biggio (PR) playing 1B batting 8th
t5 0-1 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O PIT K. Osik C. Holt -3% 33% Strikeout Looking
t5 0-1 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O PIT L. Collier C. Holt -2% 30% Strikeout Looking
t5 0-1 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O PIT J. Silva C. Holt -1% 29% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 1.
Bottom of the 5th, Astros Batting, Ahead 1-0, Pirates' Jose Silva facing 2-3-4
b5 1-0 0 --- 6,(2-2)  O HOU L. Gonzalez J. Silva 2% 31% Strikeout Looking
b5 1-0 1 --- 2,(1-0)  R HOU B. Abreu J. Silva -11% 20% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line)
b5 2-0 1 --- 2,(0-1)  O HOU S. Berry J. Silva 1% 21% Groundout: 1B-P
b5 2-0 2 --- 5,(3-1)  HOU T. Howard J. Silva -2% 19% Double to RF (Fly Ball to Deep RF); Howard to 3B/Adv on E9
b5 2-0 2 --3 3,(1-1)  R HOU R. Johnson J. Silva -7% 12% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF); Howard Scores/unER
b5 3-0 2 1-- 4,(2-1)  O HOU R. Gutierrez J. Silva 1% 13% Groundout: 2B-1B
2 runs, 3 hits, 1 error, 1 LOB. Pirates 0, Astros 3.
Top of the 6th, Pirates Batting, Behind 0-3, Astros' Manuel Barrios facing 1-2-3
Manuel Barrios replaces Thomas Howard (CF) pitching and batting 5th
Luis Rivera replaces Sean Berry (3B) playing 2B batting 4th
Russ Johnson moves from 2B to 3B
Bobby Abreu moves from RF to LF
Richard Hidalgo replaces Luis Gonzalez (LF) playing CF batting 2nd
James Mouton replaces Chris Holt (P) playing RF batting 1st
t6 0-3 0 --- 6,(3-2)  PIT A. Nunez M. Barrios 4% 17% Walk
t6 0-3 0 1-- 1,(0-0)  O PIT T. Ward M. Barrios -4% 14% Groundout: SS-2B/Forceout at 2B
t6 0-3 1 1-- 3,(0-2)  O PIT M. Smith M. Barrios -3% 11% Strikeout Looking
t6 0-3 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  PIT D. Sveum M. Barrios 4% 14% Ground-rule Double (Fly Ball to Deep LF Line); Ward to 3B
t6 0-3 2 -23 3,(1-1)  RR PIT J. Guillen M. Barrios 15% 29% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Ward Scores; Sveum Scores
t6 2-3 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  O PIT J. Allensworth M. Barrios -4% 26% Groundout: 3B-2B/Forceout at 2B
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 2, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 6th, Astros Batting, Ahead 3-2, Pirates' Jon Lieber facing 8-9-1
Jon Lieber replaces Dale Sveum (3B) pitching and batting 4th
Freddy Garcia replaces Turner Ward (LF) playing 3B batting 2nd
Emil Brown replaces Jose Silva (P) playing LF batting 9th
b6 3-2 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU R. Knorr J. Lieber 2% 28% Groundout: SS-1B
b6 3-2 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU T. Pena J. Lieber 2% 29% Groundout: 2B-1B
b6 3-2 2 --- 5,(2-2)  O HOU J. Mouton J. Lieber 1% 30% Flyball: LF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Astros 3.
Top of the 7th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-3, Astros' Manuel Barrios facing 7-8-9
t7 2-3 0 --- 3,(1-1)  PIT K. Osik M. Barrios 7% 37% Single to CF (Line Drive)
t7 2-3 0 1-- 3,(0-2)  O PIT L. Collier M. Barrios -7% 31% Popfly: 2B
t7 2-3 1 1-- 6,(2-2)  O PIT E. Brown M. Barrios -6% 25% Strikeout Swinging
t7 2-3 2 1-- 1,(0-0)  PIT A. Nunez M. Barrios 4% 29% Single to LF (Ground Ball thru SS-3B Hole); Osik to 2B
t7 2-3 2 12- 2,(0-1)  O PIT F. Garcia M. Barrios -8% 21% Groundout: 3B-1B
0 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 2 LOB. Pirates 2, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 7th, Astros Batting, Ahead 3-2, Pirates' Jon Lieber facing 2-3-4
b7 3-2 0 --- 5,(2-2)  O HOU R. Hidalgo J. Lieber 2% 23% Strikeout Swinging
b7 3-2 1 --- 3,(0-2)  O HOU B. Abreu J. Lieber 1% 24% Flyball: CF
b7 3-2 2 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU L. Rivera J. Lieber 1% 25% Flyball: CF
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 2, Astros 3.
Top of the 8th, Pirates Batting, Behind 2-3, Astros' Jose Cabrera facing 3-4-5
Jose Cabrera replaces Manuel Barrios pitching and batting 5th
t8 2-3 0 --- 6,(1-2)  O PIT M. Smith J. Cabrera -5% 20% Flyball: CF
Jason Kendall pinch hits for Jon Lieber (P) batting 4th
t8 2-3 1 --- 4,(1-2)  O PIT J. Kendall J. Cabrera -4% 16% Strikeout Swinging
t8 2-3 2 --- 1,(0-0)  R PIT J. Guillen J. Cabrera 26% 42% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF)
t8 3-3 2 --- 6,(3-2)  O PIT J. Allensworth J. Cabrera -2% 39% Strikeout Swinging
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 8th, Astros Batting, Tied 3-3, Pirates' Clint Sodowsky facing 5-6-7
Clint Sodowsky replaces Jason Kendall (PH) pitching and batting 4th
b8 3-3 0 --- 6,(3-2)  O HOU J. Cabrera C. Sodowsky 5% 44% Flyball: RF
b8 3-3 1 --- 3,(1-1)  O HOU R. Johnson C. Sodowsky 3% 47% Groundout: 3B-1B
b8 3-3 2 --- 4,(2-1)  O HOU R. Gutierrez C. Sodowsky 3% 50% Groundout: 2B-1B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Top of the 9th, Pirates Batting, Tied 3-3, Astros' Jose Cabrera facing 7-8-9
t9 3-3 0 --- 5,(1-2)  O PIT K. Osik J. Cabrera -6% 44% Strikeout Looking
t9 3-3 1 --- 7,(3-2)  O PIT L. Collier J. Cabrera -4% 40% Groundout: 2B-1B (SS-2B)
t9 3-3 2 --- 6,(3-2)  PIT E. Brown J. Cabrera 3% 43% Walk
t9 3-3 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  O PIT A. Nunez J. Cabrera -6% 36% Groundout: 1B unassisted
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 9th, Astros Batting, Tied 3-3, Pirates' Clint Sodowsky facing 8-9-1
b9 3-3 0 --- 2,(1-0)  HOU R. Knorr C. Sodowsky -7% 29% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B)
b9 3-3 0 1-- 3,(1-1)  O HOU T. Pena C. Sodowsky 8% 37% Flyball: RF (Deep RF Line)
b9 3-3 1 1-- 2,(0-1)  HOU J. Mouton C. Sodowsky -6% 30% Wild Pitch; Knorr to 2B
b9 3-3 1 -2- 6,(3-2)  O HOU J. Mouton C. Sodowsky 7% 37% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B); Knorr to 3B
b9 3-3 2 --3 2,(1-0)  O HOU R. Hidalgo C. Sodowsky 13% 50% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Top of the 10th, Pirates Batting, Tied 3-3, Astros' Jose Cabrera facing 2-3-4
t10 3-3 0 --- 1,(0-0)  O PIT F. Garcia J. Cabrera -6% 44% Flyball: RF (Short RF)
t10 3-3 1 --- 4,(2-1)  O PIT M. Smith J. Cabrera -4% 40% Flyball: CF
Tony Womack pinch hits for Clint Sodowsky (P) batting 4th
t10 3-3 2 --- 2,(1-0)  O PIT T. Womack J. Cabrera -3% 36% Foul Popfly: 3B
0 runs, 0 hits, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 10th, Astros Batting, Tied 3-3, Pirates' Jason Christiansen facing 3-4-5
Jason Christiansen replaces Tony Womack (PH) pitching and batting 4th
b10 3-3 0 --- 4,(1-2)  O HOU B. Abreu J. Christiansen 6% 42% Strikeout Looking
b10 3-3 1 --- 3,(2-0)  HOU L. Rivera J. Christiansen -5% 37% Single to LF (Line Drive to Short LF)
b10 3-3 1 1-- 1,(0-0)  O HOU J. Cabrera J. Christiansen 7% 44% Bunt Popfly: 1B (Short 1B Line)
b10 3-3 2 1-- 4,(1-2)  HOU R. Johnson J. Christiansen -4% 39% Passed Ball; Rivera to 2B
b10 3-3 2 -2- 5,(2-2)  O HOU R. Johnson J. Christiansen 11% 50% Strikeout Swinging
0 runs, 1 hit, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 3, Astros 3.
Top of the 11th, Pirates Batting, Tied 3-3, Astros' Oscar Henriquez facing 5-6-7
Oscar Henriquez replaces Jose Cabrera pitching and batting 5th
t11 3-3 0 --- 5,(3-1)  PIT J. Guillen O. Henriquez 8% 58% Walk
t11 3-3 0 1-- 2,(0-1)  O PIT J. Allensworth O. Henriquez -2% 56% Bunt Groundout: P unassisted/Sacrifice (Short 1B Line); Guillen to 2B
t11 3-3 1 -2- 3,(1-1)  O PIT K. Osik O. Henriquez -8% 48% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B); Guillen to 3B
t11 3-3 2 --3 2,(1-0)  R PIT L. Collier O. Henriquez 34% 82% Single to CF (Ground Ball thru SS-2B); Guillen Scores
t11 4-3 2 1-- 3,(1-1)  PIT E. Brown O. Henriquez 1% 83% Collier Steals 2B
t11 4-3 2 -2- 4,(2-1)  PIT E. Brown O. Henriquez 0% 83% Hit By Pitch
t11 4-3 2 12- 2,(1-0)  RO PIT A. Nunez O. Henriquez 8% 91% Single to 2B (Ground Ball to SS-2B); Collier Scores; Brown out at 3B/2B-SS-C-SS-3B-SS
2 runs, 2 hits, 0 errors, 1 LOB. Pirates 5, Astros 3.
Bottom of the 11th, Astros Batting, Behind 3-5, Pirates' Rich Loiselle facing 7-8-9
Rich Loiselle replaces Jason Christiansen pitching and batting 4th
b11 3-5 0 --- 3,(0-2)  O HOU R. Gutierrez R. Loiselle 5% 96% Groundout: 2B-1B (SS-2B)
b11 3-5 1 --- 3,(2-0)  R HOU R. Knorr R. Loiselle -7% 89% Home Run (Fly Ball to Deep LF-CF)
b11 4-5 1 --- 1,(0-0)  O HOU T. Pena R. Loiselle 6% 95% Groundout: SS-1B
b11 4-5 2 --- 3,(1-1)  O HOU J. Mouton R. Loiselle 5% 100% Groundout: SS-1B (SS-2B)
1 run, 1 hit, 0 errors, 0 LOB. Pirates 5, Astros 4.

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