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Astros blast past Bucs again
Pittsburgh's hitters got to Houston starter Tim Redding for four early runs, but Josh Fogg couldn't make it hold up, surrendering five runs in the fifth inning, and the Pirates were sent to their fourth straight loss.
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Lance Berkman's three-run double helped give the Astros a win over the Pirates. (David J. Phillip/AP)
Despite a short outing from starter Tim Redding, the Astros bats erupted for five runs in the fifth inning, three on Lance Berkman's bases-clearing double, to chase Pirates starter Josh Fogg and give Houston the win.
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Pittsburgh (26-40)
Lost 4
Houston 7, Pittsburgh 5  
Houston (36-33)
Won 2
June 21, 2004
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Pittsburgh
0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 1   5 11 0
Houston
0 0 0 0 5 1 0 1 X   7 13 0
Standings through 6/21/04  |  Gameday  |  Pirates Stats  |  Astros Stats
PittsburghABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Kendall, C5021002.318
Wilson, J, SS5020002.344
Ward, 1B4010003.291
Wilson, C, RF4110012.305
Mackowiak, 3B3100112.265
Bay, LF4111010.281
Redman, CF4121010.241
Castillo, 2B3101011.254
a-Nunez, PH1000001.256
Fogg, P1010000.059
Grabow, P1000000.000
Johnston, P0000000.000
Torres, P0000000.000
b-Simon, PH1011000.209
Totals3651151513 

a-Flied out for Castillo in the 9th. b-Doubled for Torres in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Bay (7, Redding), Simon (3, Dotel).
TB: Kendall 2; Wilson, J 2; Ward; Wilson, C; Bay 2; Redman 2; Fogg; Simon 2.
RBI: Bay (16), Redman (22), Castillo (12), Kendall (25), Simon (4).
2-out RBI: Kendall.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Mackowiak, Ward, Wilson, J.
S: Fogg.
GIDP: Kendall.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
DP: 3 (Fogg-Wilson, J-Ward 2, Mackowiak-Ward).

 
HoustonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Biggio, CF4220100.307
Vizcaino, SS-2B4131000.294
Berkman, LF4124111.329
Kent, 2B3011103.290
Miceli, P0000000.500
d-Miller, PH1000012.259
Dotel, P0000000.000
Bagwell, 1B4010103.280
Lamb, 3B2020000.337
b-Ensberg, PH-3B1000101.278
Ausmus, C4000006.248
Palmeiro, RF2110102.221
Weathers, P0000000.000
c-Bruntlett, PH-SS0000100.222
Redding, P1000003.167
Bullinger, P0000000.000
a-Everett, PH0100000.282
Lane, RF2111002.263
Totals3271377223 

a-Hit by pitch for Bullinger in the 5th. b-Walked for Lamb in the 5th. c-Walked for Weathers in the 7th. d-Struck out for Miceli in the 8th.

BATTING
2B: Berkman (18, Fogg).
HR: Lane (2, 6th inning off Grabow, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Biggio 2; Vizcaino 3; Berkman 3; Kent; Bagwell; Lamb 2; Palmeiro; Lane 4.
RBI: Vizcaino (5), Berkman 4 (55), Kent (48), Lane (8).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Redding 2, Palmeiro, Kent, Lane.
S: Vizcaino.
GIDP: Kent, Ausmus, Bagwell.
Team LOB: 10.

FIELDING
DP: (Lamb-Kent-Bagwell).

 
PittsburghIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Fogg (L, 4-6)4.08553006.85
Grabow 2.03111114.22
Johnston 1.02113004.37
Torres 1.00000103.32
 
HoustonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Redding 3.28441105.27
Bullinger (W, 1-0)1.11000100.00
Weathers (H, 7)2.00000203.82
Miceli (H, 12)1.00000103.64
Dotel (S, 14)1.02110003.12

Fogg pitched to 6 batters in the 5th.
Johnston pitched to 3 batters in the 8th.

HBP: Everett (by Fogg).
Pitches-strikes: Fogg 67-39, Grabow 33-22, Johnston 45-23, Torres 11-7, Redding 76-48, Bullinger 14-12, Weathers 27-16, Miceli 13-11, Dotel 16-13.
Ground outs-fly outs: Fogg 10-2, Grabow 3-1, Johnston 0-3, Torres 2-0, Redding 5-5, Bullinger 3-0, Weathers 2-2, Miceli 1-1, Dotel 1-2.
Batters faced: Fogg 22, Grabow 9, Johnston 8, Torres 2, Redding 19, Bullinger 5, Weathers 6, Miceli 3, Dotel 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Grabow 1-0, Torres 2-0, Bullinger 1-0.
Umpires: HP: Jerry Crawford. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Brian O'Nora. 3B: Phil Cuzzi.
Weather: 74 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: Indoors.
T: 3:04.
Att: 33,443.

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