Pirates 8, Astros 2

HOUSTON PITTSBURGH ab r h bi ab r h bi

Biggio 2b 3 0 0 0 Mth Jr. cf 2 1 0 0

MkWls p 0 0 0 0 JWilson ss 4 2 0 0

Truby ph 1 0 0 0 BGiles lf 3 2 2 2

JVzcno ss 3 0 0 0 Hyzdu lf 0 0 0 0

NCruz p 0 0 0 0 ARmrz 3b 4 1 1 4

DWard 1b 1 0 0 1 MLopez 3b 0 0 0 0

Bgwell 1b 4 0 1 0 Kendall c 4 1 2 0

Barker cf 0 0 0 0 KYong 1b 4 1 2 1

Brkmn lf 4 0 0 0 Mckwk rf 4 0 0 0

Castilla 3b 4 1 1 1 Meares 2b 4 0 0 1

Merced rf 4 0 1 0 Ritchie p 4 0 0 0

Hidalgo cf 4 1 3 0 Mnznllo p 0 0 0 0

Asmus c 4 0 2 0

Mlicki p 1 0 0 0

Lugo ss 2 0 2 0

Totals 35 2 10 2 Totals 33 8 7 8

Houston 000 000 011 - 2

Pittsburgh 600 000 20x - 8

E—Castilla (10), Lugo 2 (18). DP—Pittsburgh 1. LOB—Houston 9, Pittsburgh 6. 2B—BGiles (34), KYoung (28). HR—Castilla (19), BGiles (31), ARamirez (27). SB—Kendall (9), KYoung (15). S—JWilson. SF—DWard.Team/Pitcher IP R ER BB SO Houston

Mlicki L,4-1 5 6 4 3 2

NCruz 2 2 1 0 2

MkWilliams 1 0 0 1 2

Pittsburgh

Ritchie W,10-11 8 1/ 2 2 1 5

Manzanillo 2/3 0 0 1 2

Umpires—Home, Reed; First, Phillips; Second, Wegner; Third, Barksdale. T—2:33. A—37,665 (37,898).