Florida 6, Houston 2

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, August 18, 2009 8:05 PM
Location - Minute Maid Park
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Phil Cuzzi, First Base - Brian O'Nora, Second Base - Ed Rapuano, Third Base - Scott Barry,
Attendance - 30189

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Florida 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 6 11 0
Houston 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Florida 64-55 34-28 30-27 W1
Houston 57-62 31-29 26-33 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Houston Astros have a 31-29 record at home this season. The Florida Marlins have a 30-27 record on the road.
  • Houston has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Astros have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Florida has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Marlins have won 8 of their last 10 games.
  • Ricky Nolasco pitched 9.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.22. Bud Norris took the loss for Houston.
  • Carlos Lee had the only homerun for Houston. Jorge Cantu, Dan Uggla, Jeremy Hermida hit homeruns for Florida.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Florida   Houston
Ricky Nolasco Player Bud Norris
Win W/L Loss
9.0 IP 5.2
10 Strikeouts 4
3 Hits 9
2.00 ERA 7.94
Hitting
Florida   Houston
Jeremy Hermida Player Carlos Lee
3 Hits 1
2 RBI 2
1 HR 1
6 TB 4
.750 Avg .333

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Florida 11 3 21 .314 13 6 6 2 1 0
Houston 3 1 7 .100 2 10 2 0 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Houston will play their next game at home against Florida. The Astros have a W/L % of .456 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Florida will play their next game on the road against Houston. The Marlins have a W/L % of .571 after a win and .491 after a loss.
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